Formula movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant formula movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, psychotronic, exciting, melancholic, cult film and feel good films and TV shows about / with formula, chase, transformation, scientist, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, mad scientist, vengeance and adaptation plots mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
formula movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as formula: Vampire in Love (2015), The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014), Lover Come Back (1961), Sexual Chemistry (1999), Panic (1966), Swamp Thing (1982), The Formula (2014), Silent Rage (1982), Asterix and the Big Fight (1989), Instant Dreams (2017).

List of formula movies

Vampire in Love (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kiira seems like an ordinary young girl, who likes to talk with her friends and to dress up. Her ultimate goal is to become the world's best baker, but what differentiates her from others is that she is a vampire. She has never told anyone her ...
Style: sweet, romantic, captivating, funny
Plot: vampire, romance, bakery, orphan, dating, transformation, boy girl relationship, friend, niece, death of father, boyfriend, suspicion ...
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The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure. Now, she must smoke out the whole school before it's too ...
Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, love and romance, supernatural romance, chaos and mayhem, social relations, youth, deadly, campus, college life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1986, year 1985 ...
Place: usa
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Lover Come Back (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Rock Hudson and Doris Day are together again! Jerry Webster (Hudson) and Carol Templeton (Day) are rival Madison Avenue advertising executives who each dislike each other’s methods. After he steals a client out from under her cute little nose, ...
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, rivalry, advertising, screwball, romance, workplace, satire, couples, opposites attract, unlikely couple, workplace situations, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, canada, manhattan new york city, tokyo ...
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Sexual Chemistry (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert, an overworked chemist experimenting with new sex-enhancing drug, uses himself as a human guinea pig in order to make an impending deadline. Sexual Chemistry DVD His new drug works wonders on his libido, but has an unexpected side-effect: it ...
Style: erotic, sexploitation film, sex comedy
Plot: chemistry, breasts, body swapping, handcuffed woman, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, metamorphosis, reading a newspaper, switch, psychological manipulation, identity crisis, sex talk, sexuality ...
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Panic (1966)
Genre: Horror, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three tales of horror, isolation and insanity set in Mexico.
Style: anthology
Plot: insanity, survival, outburst, friend, male friendship, doctor, stabbed in the back, screaming woman, running through the woods, camp, death of child, spitting blood ...
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Swamp Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Alec Holland, hidden away in the depths of a murky swamp, is trying to create a new species - a combination of animal and plant capable of adapting and thriving in the harshest conditions. Unfortunately he becomes subject of his own creation and ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, mutant, superhero, laboratory, mad scientist, rescue, good versus evil, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, deadly, danger, supernatural ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, usa, holland, washington d.c.
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The Formula (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Quinn and Graham, two engineering students who discover a mathematical formula to pick up women with ease.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, romance, best friends, true love, womanizer, youth, student, theory, mathematics, looking for love, workplace situations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Silent Rage (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A mentally ill man in a small Texas town goes on a killing rampage and is fatally wounded by police. When doctors use an experimental serum to bring him back to life, the killer develops superhuman strength and the town sheriff must pursue him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, mad scientist, hospital, slasher, survival, heroes, psychopath, small town, experiment gone awry, serial killer, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
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Asterix and the Big Fight (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Gaullish custom requires that a would-be chief must challenge and defeat another to become the leader of two tribes. Vitalstatistix is not perturbed because of Getafix's magic potion. Getafix, however has an accident and forgets how to make it. ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, stylized, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: memory loss, village, roman empire, druid, odd couple, escapades, rivalry, danger, imaginary, heroes, partners, adventure ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: europe
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Instant Dreams (2017)
Genre: Documentary, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 91 min.
Story: There could hardly be a more telling contrast between the analog and digital eras than the beautifully blurry memories captured in a Polaroid picture and the thousands of pin-sharp photos on an iPhone. In this ambitious visual essay, Willem Baptist ...
Plot: photograph, polaroid, formula, dream, photo shoot, art, desert, time, land
Place: new york, los angeles
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A Brilliant Young Mind (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A socially awkward teenage math prodigy finds new confidence and new friendships when he lands a spot on the British squad at the International Mathematics Olympiad.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, uplifting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: autism, child prodigy, prodigy, death of father, coming of age, mathematics, teenager, family relations, social misfits, contests and competitions, hopes, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1996, 70s
Place: taiwan, england, asia, taipei
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Silent Assassins (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The evil criminal leader Kendrick has kidnapped an elderly biochemist who holds the secret to creating a biological superweapon. The only person who can possibly stop Kendrick and his gang is L. A. cop Sam Kettle and martial arts master Jun Kim ...
Plot: rescue, decapitation, assassin, agent, sword fight, ambush, weapons, martial arts, scientist, police officer, formula, ninja ...
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Bottoms Up (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A scientist discovers a way to turn cow manure into energy. Two secret agents are dispatched to find out the formula but they devote more time to having sex with each other than they do going after the scientist. Pretty soon everyone in the area is ...
Style: sex comedy, microfilm, erotic
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, see through panties, pubic hair, female removes her clothes, explosion, spy, white panties, assassin, erotica, espionage, red panties ...
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Ninja's Force (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a dangerous top-secret formula is stolen, a government agent traces the thieves back to a mysterious island and a secret-society of Ninja's.
Plot: ninja, sword, stabbing, blood splatter, brawl, organized crime, sexuality, human experiment, spear, m 16, kiss, vengeance ...
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Bruce Lee Against Supermen (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "The Green Hornet" (a red spandex and cape wearing duo) is called in to assist in rescuing a kidnapped scientist.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, secret formula, hunger, formula, fight, superhero
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Shadow Creature (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Detective Brighton investigates a series of unusually gruesome murders and is soon caught in a web of intrigue involving a mad scientist, a beautiful woman, a power mad politician, and one very ferocious monster. Their secret lies in a mysterious ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: mutation, attack, shadow, snow, death, victim, buffalo, mad scientist, pistol, tongue in cheek, creature, experiment ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: cleveland ohio
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The London Connection (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A missing formula, a defecting Eastern European scientist kidnapped on his arrival in London, car chases, foot chases, air chases, British secret service and a couple of American tourist caught in the middle.
Plot: agent, jewel theft, balloon, motorcycle chase, james bond spoof, boat chase, espionage, formula, secret plan, child spy, energy, kidnapping ...
Place: london
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Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, transformation, experiment, good versus evil, double life, disguise, heroes, courage, experiment gone awry, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Carry on Spying (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Carry On favourite Barbara Windsor makes her debut in this outrageous send-up of the James Bond movies. Fearless agent Desmond Simpkins and James Bind, aided and abetted by the comely Agent Honeybutt and Agent Crump, battle against the evil powers ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: train, parody, farce, espionage, spy, top secret, undercover agent, villain, secret headquarters, secret service, female spy, satire ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: britain, england, north africa, algeria, london ...
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Horror High (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A nerdy high school super whiz experiments with a chemical which will transform his guinea pig "Mr. Mumps" from a gentle pet into a ravenous monster. In a fit of rage against his tormentors at the high school, Vernon Potts goes on a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: slasher, murder, high school, experiment gone awry, school, investigation, rivalry, disfigurement, bullying, revenge, potion, transformation ...
Time: 70s
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Zoom (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack is tasked with turning a ragtag group of kids with special powers into ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: teenage superhero, superhero, good versus evil, save the world, family, friendship, space travel, rescue, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, rivalry ...
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The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, atmospheric, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: witch, hotel, adventure, good versus evil, mouse, magic, coven, young heroes, supernatural, chocolate, heroic mission, children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, norway
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The Strongest Man in the World (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Strongest Man in the World is a 1975 film starring Kurt Russell as Dexter Riley, a student in the fictional Medfield College. A school laboratory accident mixes one student's vitamin cereal mix with Dexter Riley's chemical experiment. ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: laboratory, rivalry, school, college, student, experiment, milk, cow, youth, mad scientist, escapades, imaginary ...
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The Spanish Prisoner (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An employee of a corporation with a lucrative secret process is tempted to betray it. But there's more to it than that.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: mystery, neo noir, betrayal, invention, investigation, workplace intrigue, stranger, crimes, intrigue, mastermind, theft, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: venezuela, caribbean, usa, manhattan new york city, boston ...
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The Zero Theorem (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Romania, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A computer hacker's goal to discover the reason for human existence continually finds his work interrupted thanks to the Management; this time, they send a teenager and lusty love interest to distract him.
Style: thought provoking, surreal, semi serious, meditative, cerebral ...
Plot: loneliness, escape from reality, computers and web, computer system, computer genius, virtual reality, hacker, uncover truth, future dystopia, society, computer, distopia ...
Time: future
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The Nutty Professor (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis directed, co-wrote and starred in this riotously funny movie that set a new standard for screen comedy and inspired the hit remake. Lewis plays a timid, nearsighted chemistry teacher who discovers a magical potion that can transform him ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, absurd, cult film ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: chemistry, farce, university, laboratory, college, fall in love, satire, hung over, professor, teacher, student, potion ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: san francisco
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The Nutty Professor (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eddie Murphy stars as shy Dr. Sherman Klump, a kind, brilliant, 'calorifically challenged' genetic professor. When beautiful Carla Purty joins the university faculty, Sherman grows desperate to whittle his 400-pound frame down to size and ...
Style: humorous, funny, touching, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: split personality, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, fall in love, nothing goes right, goofy hero, alter ego, parody, physical appearance, inventions and discoveries, farce, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa
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My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research. She woos quirky scientist Dr. Steve Mills, a widower with a young daughter. Before long, Celeste finds ...
Style: light, feel good, humorous, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: fish out of water, benign alien, space and aliens, friendship, fall in love, alien encounter, goofy hero, misfit, love and romance, supernatural, danger, alien ...
Time: 80s
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I, Monster (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Christopher Lee stars in this Amicus production of “Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde” where the names have been changed to Dr. Marlowe and Mr. Blake. Lee as Dr. Marlowe experiments with intravenous drugs that are suppose to release inner ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: split personality, mad scientist, friendship, doctor, killing a cat, murder, private detective, deadly, supernatural, femme fatale, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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Flubber (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Professor Phillip Brainard, an absent minded professor, works with his assistant Weebo, trying to create a substance that's a new source of energy and that will save Medfield College where his sweetheart Sara is the president. He has missed his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: mad scientist, experiment gone awry, inventor, family, university, goofy hero, inventions and discoveries, disorder, fall in love, nothing goes right, father son relationship, bankruptcy ...
Time: 90s
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