Movies like Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!

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Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
 4.7
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Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on a budget of less than USD $100,000, the story involves tomatoes becoming sentient by unknown means and revolting against humanity.
Style: cult film, humorous, not serious, absurd, light, scary, offbeat, low-budget, satirical, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, tomato, survival, espionage, rescue, supernatural, danger, chaos, deadly creature, vegetable, catastrophe, space and aliens, insanity, mutation, heroes, dangerous animal, anti hero, suburbs, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, suburban life, escapades, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 70s

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Most similar movies to Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, scary, offbeat and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, mad scientist, disorder, parody and deadly creature mostly in Comedy, Horror and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!: Eight Legged Freaks (2002), Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991), Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988), Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992), Rise of the Animals (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Eight Legged Freaks (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The residents of a rural mining town discover that an unfortunate chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to mutate overnight to the size of SUVs. It's then up to mining engineer Chris McCormack and Sheriff Sam Parker to mobilize ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spider, spiders, heroes, town meeting, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, perfume, creature feature, wetting pants, straight razor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Return of the Killer Tomatoes! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Crazy old Professor Gangreen has developed a way to make tomatoes look human for a second invasion.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, mad scientist, world domination, tomato, chase, silly humor, disorder, escapades, rescue, deadly, dangerous animal, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police assitant Boyle along with tomatologist Kennedi Johnson look into investigations about Killer Tomato attacks, and discover Gangrene plans to brainwash people via TV talk shows to take over the world! Will Gangrene be stopped? Will Johnson ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, space and aliens, danger, androids and robots, rivalry, master villain, goofy hero, imaginary, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, dark humor, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: clown, small town, ufo, evil alien, parody, heroic mission, survival, save the day, save the world, danger, youth, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Killer Tomatoes Eat France! (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After being busted out of jail by his tomatoes, Professor Mortimer Gangrene begins a new plot to take over the world by inserting his hapless lackey Igor into the throne of the King of France.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, monster, tomato, rivalry, escapades, danger, mad scientist, silly humor, chaos, disorder, superhuman powers, crimes ...
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Rise of the Animals (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In a world where animals have turned on humanity, a teen travels across the country in search of the girl of his dreams.
Style: not serious, humorous, psychotronic, scary, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, dangerous animal, on the road, danger, cross country, deadly, escapades, silly humor, chases and races, chaos, gory, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Remember the good old days when anyone with a camera and a few thousand bucks could schlep up to Bronson canyon and quickly make a cheap sci-fi/horror B-movie? Well, they're back! The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra is an affectionate, meticulous ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, mad scientist, space travel, heroic mission, benign alien, save the world, danger, anti hero, alien encounter, goofy hero, heroes, anti heroes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Schlock (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A monkey-type monster falls in love with a blind girl, which thinks that he's a giant dog. After kidnapping the girl and fleeing king-kong-like onto the roof of a gym, he gets involved with the army.
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, ape, monkey, suburbs, suburban life, silly humor, human becoming an animal, anti hero, parody, anti heroes, fall in love, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: prehistory, 70s, 20th century
Place: california, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Return of the Living Dead II (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and seek out brains.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, undead, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, slasher, deadly, escapades, parody, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A black hole hits North Wisconsin and opens a door to other dimensions. Giant 15 meter spiders emerge from it, who have an appetite for human flesh! Dr. Jenny Langer and Dr. Vance from the NASA try to save the world.
Style: scary, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, evil alien, mad scientist, small town, save the world, experiment gone awry, disorder, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
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Munchies (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Simon Watterman, a space archaeologist, discovers the "Munchies" in a cave in Peru. Cecil Watterman, Simon's evil twin brother and snack food entrepreneur, kidnaps the creature. What Cecil does not know is that the creature, when ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, monster, farce, silly humor, cons and scams, small town life, legends and myths, small town, destiny, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Creature Wasn't Nice (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A farce satirizing extraterrestrial horror movies such as Alien.
Style: offbeat, humorous, exciting, not serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, spacecraft, outer space, mad scientist, planet, creature, monster, evil alien, commander, disorder, space and aliens, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 11K
Critters 3 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In what appears to be a cross between Critters and The Towering Inferno, the residents of a shoddy L.A. apartment block are chased up to the roof by hoards of the eponymous hairy horrors.
Style: humorous, scary, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: laser, alien, hologram, fire, escapades, anti heroes, bounty hunter, urban, experiment gone awry, miraculous event, survival, anti hero ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Swamp Thing returns to battle the evil Dr. Arcane, who has a new science lab full of creatures transformed by genetic mutation, and chooses Heather Locklear as his new object of affection.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, mad scientist, rescue, swamp, supernatural, rivalry, deadly creature, good versus evil, master villain, heroic mission, laboratory, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
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Scary Movie 3 (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the third installment of the Scary Movie franchise, news anchorwoman Cindy Campbell has to investigate mysterious crop circles and killing video tapes, and help the President stop an alien invasion in the process.
Style: horror spoof, humorous, not serious, psychotronic, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, evil alien, satire, race against time, journalism, danger, disorder, stupid, stupidity, space and aliens, media, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A noted professor and his dim-witted apprentice fall prey to their inquiring vampires, while on the trail of the ominous damsel in distress.
Style: cult film, humorous, gothic, scary, not serious ...
Plot: vampire, parody, countryside, woman in danger, imaginary, supernatural, danger, nothing goes right, crimes, goofy hero, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, transylvania, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 7K
Zombieland (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Zombieland follows four survivors outwitting zombies and searching for a place to call home.
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, road movie, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, anti hero, escapades, chaos and mayhem, parody, anti heroes, danger, survival, post apocalypse, road trip, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tremors 3: Back to Perfection (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Burt Gummer returns home to Perfection, Nev., to find that the town of terror has become a theme park, and when the simulated giant worm attacks turn real, the survivalist must battle the creatures once again. Gummer pits his impressive knowledge of ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: human versus monster, small town, real estate agent, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, rescue, survival, store, monster, desert ...
Place: nevada, usa, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The mad and evil scientist, Dr. Clayton Forrester, has created an evil little scheme that is bound to give him world global domination but first things first. He plans to torment Mike Nelson and the robots by sending them a real stinker of a film to ...
Style: humorous, talky, surreal, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, robot, mad scientist, space travel, teleportation, space and aliens, scientist, imaginary, outer space, satellite, world domination, astronaut ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, chase, rescue, adventure, mad scientist, alien invasion, superhero, experiment gone awry, imaginary, danger, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938, future
Place: new jersey, hong kong, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Monster Island (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mutant radioactive bugs attack VJs, Carmen Electra and an island full of MTV contest winners in this tongue-in-cheek tribute to B-movies, monster flicks and even MTV. MTV Original Movies presents Monster Island, a flick with old school effects mixed ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, scary, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, island, mutant, deadly, danger, deadly creature, adventure, daring rescue, dangerous animal, chase, silly humor, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teenagers who, in an attempt to rescue their friend from an evil corporation, end up releasing a horde of blood thirsty zombies.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, plague, survival, chaos, rescue, escapades, deadly creature, deadly, race against time, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Blood Suckers from Outer Space (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Farmers in Texas become brainwashed bloodsuckers.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, vampire, survival, farm, gory, disorder, deadly, escapades, space and aliens, deadly creature, supernatural, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Curse of the Komodo (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Genetically-engineered Komodo dragons have become ginormous creatures hunting people on a remote tropical island. A small group of scientists must stop the dragons before they escape the island and destroy the rest of the world.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutation, island, danger, chaos, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, genetic engineering, deadly, deadly creature, zombie, secret project, giant lizard ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 211K
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy ...
Style: humorous, absurd, not serious, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ufo, parody, evil alien, alien invasion, mars, space and aliens, save the world, alien encounter, flying saucer, congress, space travel, spacecraft ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington d.c., las vegas, usa, taj mahal, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.5
 14K
Critters 2 (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A batch of unhatched critter eggs are mistaken for Easter eggs by the country-folk inhabitants of Grover's Bend and, before long, the ferocious furballs are on the rampage again.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bounty hunter, small town, evil alien, dog, easter, alien, pitchfork, space and aliens, creature, catastrophe, survival, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.4
 331
Big Meat Eater (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After killing the crooked mayor a homicidal janitor named Abdullah goes to work for a butcher who has invented a new language for the town's planned futuristic theme park. In the butcher shop is a septic tank where scraps of meat are dumped ...
Style: semi serious, scary, offbeat, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: meat, alien, butcher, space and aliens, evil alien, mutant, alien encounter, chaos and mayhem, murder, graphic violence, disorder, chaos ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Day of the Triffids (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A shower of meteorites produces a rare night time spectacle that blinds anyone that looks at it. As it was such a beautiful sight, most people were watching, and as a consequence, 99% of the World's population go completely blind. In the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, blindness, meteorite, meteor, survival, save the world, rescue, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, deadly, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, france, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.6
 4K
Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, dinosaur, deadly creature, chaos, mutant, danger, deadly, imaginary, dangerous animal, gory, extinction, disorder ...
Time: 90s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.0
 10K
Bats (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Genetically mutated bats escape and it's up to a bat expert and the local sheriff to stop them.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, mutation, survival, supernatural, save the day, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%