Movies like Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!

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Attack of the Killer Tomatoes! (1978)
 4.6
 14K
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: parody, humorous, surreal, absurd, scary, light, not serious, satirical, ridiculous, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, monster, disaster, space and aliens, insanity, survival, rescue, espionage, vegetable, supernatural, chaos, deadly creature, mutation, satire, alien, zombie, outer space, killer, snake, music, god, family, writers, camp, weapons ...
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, parody, psychotronic and scary films with plots about danger, escapades, monster, disorder, deadly, mad scientist and deadly creature mostly in Sci-Fi, Comedy and Horror genres. Some movies like Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!: Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988), Killer Tomatoes Strike Back! (1991), Eight Legged Freaks (2002), Rise of the Animals (2011), Mars Attacks! (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: scary, parody, humorous, suspenseful, psychedelic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: clown, evil clown, evil alien, small town, killer clown, monster, outer space, alien, alien invasion, ufo, survival, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ 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: parody, surreal, sexy, humorous, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, monster, chase, mutant, snake, transformation, breaking the fourth wall, violent, doctors, exploitation, satire, killer ...
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: parody, not serious, humorous, weird, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space and aliens, monster, killer, mad scientist, silly humor, crimes, save the world, master villain, escapades, superhuman powers, goofy hero, androids and robots ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: scary, humorous, absurd, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, spider, monster, creature feature, creature, stupidity, disaster, dumb, natural disaster, heroes, dangerous animal, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: humorous, not serious, psychotronic, scary, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, cross country, escapades, dangerous animal, silly humor, on the road, graphic violence, chaos, killer animal, woman in danger, chaos and mayhem, sword ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 226K
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: parody, absurd, humorous, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien invasion, mars, ufo, alien, space and aliens, evil alien, flying saucer, outer space, save the world, disaster, alien encounter, space travel ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington d.c., las vegas, usa, big ben london, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: parody, not serious, humorous, weird, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, exploitation, killer, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, superhuman powers, save the world, goofy hero, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, giant spider, spider, evil alien, mad scientist, monster, save the world, experiment gone awry, supernatural, amateur detective, deadly creature, mutant ...
Time: 70s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.4
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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: sexy, humorous, scary, sweet, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, halloween, creature feature, apartment building, farce, demon, disaster, alien invasion, alien creature, serial killer, extraterrestrial ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ 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, stylized, talky, light, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, alien, mad scientist, science, dystopic future, farce, benign alien, save the world, heroic mission, space travel, heroes, goofy hero ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.2
 7K
Sharktopus (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The U.S. Navy's special group "Blue Water" builds a half-shark, half-octopus for combat. But the sharktopus escapes and terrorizes the beaches of Puerto Vallarta.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspense, absurd, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, creature feature, shark attack, killer shark, shark, ocean, mad scientist, dangerous animal, save the day, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 2K
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: not serious, parody, scary, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: monkey, monster, bigfoot, kidnapping, deadly creature, crimes, rescue, dangerous animal, escapades, zombie, misfit, supernatural ...
Time: 70s, prehistory, 20th century
Place: california, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: funny, sexy, scary, slasher, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, undead, monster, virus, living dead, toxic waste, stripper, catastrophe, dark humor, life & death, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 2K
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: scenic, parody, not serious, humorous, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, exploitation, beer, junk food, chaos, disorder, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, deadly creature, supernatural, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: parody, psychotronic, erotic, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, satire, extraterrestrial, monster, creature, planet, outer space, spacecraft, mad scientist, alien encounter, disorder, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, 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, surreal, light, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, chase, superhero, time travel, rescue, alien invasion, adventure, mad scientist, interdimensional travel, scientist, experiment gone awry, space wars ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938, future
Place: new jersey, usa, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 1.9
 91K
Disaster Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In DISASTER MOVIE, the filmmaking team behind the hits "Scary Movie," "Date Movie," "Epic Movie" and "Meet The Spartans" this time puts its unique, inimitable stamp on one of the biggest and most bloated movie ...
Style: parody, satirical, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: natural disaster, disaster, chaos, survival, heroes, escapades, investigation, nothing goes right, satire, end of the world, catastrophe, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: scary, humorous, absurd, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, small town, creature, survival, human versus monster, worm, chase, real estate agent, rescue, deadly creature, supernatural, store ...
Place: argentina, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Return of Swamp Thing (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 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: sexy, humorous, scary, parody, gothic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, swamp, monster, blonde, mutant, mad scientist, fight, experiment, jungle, chainsaw, monster versus monster, bondage ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 15K
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, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, allegory, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, easter, space and aliens, monster, creature, outer space, creature feature, disaster, catastrophe, mad scientist, small town, bounty hunter ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 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: gothic, parody, scary, atmospheric, funny ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, countryside, rescue, woman in danger, crimes, nothing goes right, undead, vampire hunter, vampire slayer, goofy hero, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 60s
Place: europe, transylvania, poland, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: scary, suspense, enigmatic, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blindness, meteorite, post apocalypse, alien invasion, monster, space and aliens, mutant, survival, humanity, save the world, rescue, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Monster Island (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 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, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant spider, island, mutant, deadly creature, dangerous animal, adventure, daring rescue, chase, sexual content, halloween, giant monster, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Blood Suckers from Outer Space (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Farmers in Texas become brainwashed bloodsuckers.
Style: semi serious, scary, suspenseful, humorous, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, vampire, paranormal, space and aliens, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, survival, heroes, countryside, experiment gone awry, military life ...
Time: 80s
Place: austin texas, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.2
 379
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: surreal, slasher, scary, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, evil alien, butcher, alien, meat, alien encounter, murder, chaos and mayhem, mutant, chaos, disorder, androids and robots ...
Time: 80s
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, bleak, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, living dead, chaos, plague, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem, deadly creature, escapades, rescue, survival, race against time, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, rough, scary, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutation, dangerous animal, giant lizard, genetic engineering, chaos, island, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, secret project, zombie, supernatural, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.9
 11K
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, intense, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bat, small town, supernatural, mad scientist, monster, disaster, mutation, survival, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, save the day, dangerous animal ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, suspense, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: mutant, supernatural, heroes, save the world, deadly creature, battles, chaos, apocalypse, monster, fog, survival, evil alien ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Nude Bomb (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The KAOS organisation has developed a bomb that can dissolve all clothing. Maxwell Smart is brought in to foil this evil plot.
Style: parody, humorous, satirical, melancholic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, government agency, race against time, escapades, save the day, disorder, heroic mission, save the world, goofy hero, master villain, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%