Garbage movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant garbage movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, cult film, weird, visually appealing, light and melancholic films and TV shows about / with garbage, storytelling, friendship, chase, destiny, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, violence and runaway plots mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
garbage movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as garbage: Trash (2014), WALL·E (2008), Wakefield (2016), Idiocracy (2006), Garbage (2012), The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987), The Ladykillers (2004), The 'Burbs (1989), Space Sweepers (2021), The Good Neighbor (2016).

List of garbage movies

Trash (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Brazil, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in Brazil, three kids who make a discovery in a garbage dump soon find themselves running from the cops and trying to right a terrible wrong.
Style: captivating, emotional, intense, road movie, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, poverty, slum, police corruption, friends, young heroes, life turned upside down, on the run, mischievous children, garbage, chases and races, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, brazil
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WALL·E (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When ...
Style: feel good, futuristic, touching, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: loneliness, robot, outer space, adventure, happy ending, future dystopia, ecological disaster, imaginary, ecology, space travel, spacecraft, post apocalypse ...
Time: future, distant future
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Wakefield (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man's nervous breakdown causes him to leave his wife and live in his attic for several months.
Style: serious, psychological, sad
Plot: nervous breakdown, jealousy, attic, midlife crisis, loneliness, street life, missing person, homeless man, marriage, hiding, widow, absent father ...
Place: manhattan new york city
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Idiocracy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: To test its top-secret Human Hibernation Project, the Pentagon picks the most average Americans it can find - an Army private and a prostitute - and sends them to the year 2505 after a series of freak events. But when they arrive, they find a ...
Style: thought provoking, absurd, humorous, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: stupidity, future dystopia, evolution, satire, society, social decay, dimwit, sent to the future, army, distopia, life turned upside down, hibernation ...
Time: future, year 2005
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Garbage (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two best friends, garbage truck drivers in Hollywood become celebrities overnight after they find Cuba Gooding Jr.’s Best Supporting Actor Oscar for JERRY MAGUIRE in the trash and suddenly their lives go topsy-turvy.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, overnight success, showbiz, working class, celebrity culture, buddies, partners, odd couple, lifestyle, once in a lifetime opportunity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven disgusting kids but nevertheless of interesting personality are being made of the green mud coming out of garbage can. Once alive their master gives them rules to obey although they think that life is funnier without following stupid ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, cult film, nostalgic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, garbage, toilet humor, family, friends, disorder, silly humor, misfit, mischievous children, youth, adventure, monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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The Ladykillers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An eccentric, if not charming Southern professor and his crew pose as a band in order to rob a casino, all under the nose of his unsuspecting landlord – a sharp old woman.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, dark humor, cons and scams, painting, murder, african american, crimes, crime gone awry, friends, robbery, religious fundamentalist, sheriff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, new orleans
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The 'Burbs (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray Peterson and his friends let their paranoia get the best of them as they start to suspect the newcomers of evildoings and commence an investigation. But it's hardly how Ray, who ...
Style: humorous, witty, gothic, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suburbs, neighbor, dark humor, obsession, paranoia, old dark house, neighborhood, vacation, eccentric family, new neighbor, investigation, disorder ...
Time: 80s
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Space Sweepers (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When the crew of a space junk collector ship called The Victory discovers a humanoid robot named Dorothy that's known to be a weapon of mass destruction, they get involved in a risky business deal which puts their lives at stake.
Style: futuristic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: spacecraft, space opera, space travel, adventure, space battle, space colony, androids, robot, mars, fate of humanity, garbage collector, garbage ...
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The Good Neighbor (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two high school filmmakers decide to create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting neighbor.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: found footage, hidden camera, neighbor, court, revenge, lawyer, voyeur, prank, basement, twists & turns, bullying, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2014
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Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, sweet, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, follow your dream, chef, food, cooking, cooking and food, rat, talking animals, unlikely friendships, mouse, odd couple, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Ozone! Attack of the Redneck Mutants (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An ecological disaster turns some rednecks into flesh-eating mutants.
Style: splatter
Plot: redneck, gore, garbage, disembowelment, flesh eating zombie, guts, mutation, blood, mutant, bitten in the throat, violence, transformation ...
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Simple Justice (1989)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When an unknown assailant viciously murders the participants in a bank robbery and murder case, it could be a case of vigilante justice - that is, if the two cases are connected. That's for the police to decide - and it's a puzzle that ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: vigilantism, crime, danger, murder, heist, vengeance, bank, riddles and clues, deadly, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
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Kooky (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Ondra has asthma and so his parents throw away his favourite toy: a musty old stuffed bear named Kooky. That night Ondra dreams that Kooky is determined to find his way back home from the dump. In the boy's fantasy, the bear gets lost in ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: forest, illness, sickness, homeless, puppet, garbage, puppetry, toy, toys, asthma
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Infra-Man (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The surface of the Earth is under attack, thousands of people are killed in this unprovoked attacked. The cause, Princess Dragonmon and her army of monsters have decided to invade. Princess Dragonmon is an alien whose race has been hiding under us ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: martial arts, superhero, save the world, mutant, monster, supernatural, save the day, adventure, imaginary, master warrior, escapades, rescue ...
Place: hong kong, asia
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Wenn die tollen Tanten kommen (1970)
Genre: Musical, Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young employee in a Munich travel agency takes a man friend along to Velden, a resort in which he has to settle a business matter. Through a number of misunderstandings the two men do not arrive at the resort at the expected time, nor are they ...
Style: parody
Plot: crossdressing, drag, twins, cross dressing, garbage, transvestism, headache, music
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Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating – and learns a lesson about family himself.
Style: exciting, humorous, funny, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, talking animals, squirrel, heroic mission, rescue, animal life, suburbs, fight back, fish out of water, cons and scams, leader, turtle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: indiana, usa
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The Simpsons Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After Homer accidentally pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.
Style: funny, humorous, satirical, absurd, clever ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: goofy hero, adventure, bomb, eccentric family, parents and children, save the day, snow, president, contamination, irresponsible, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, oregon, united states, seattle ...
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Shadows in Paradise (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An episode in the life of Nikander, a garbage man, involving the death of a co-worker, an affair and much more.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: friendship, hopes, love affair, couple relations, down on your luck, life is a bitch, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, dark humor, dull life, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: finland, europe, estonia, helsinki finland
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Dragons Forever (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hot-shot lawyer hired by a Hong Kong chemical plant to dispose of opposition to their polluting ways. But when he falls for a beautiful woman out to stop the plant, Jackie is torn in a conflict of interest and asks his trusty ...
Style: exciting, neurotic, semi serious, humorous, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, factory, lawyer, art, fight, dishonesty, cons and scams, hand to hand combat, fistfight, gangsters, courtroom ...
Time: 80s
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Swiss Army Man (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Alone on a tiny deserted island, Hank has given up all hope of ever making it home again. But one day everything changes when a dead body washes ashore, and he soon realizes it may be his last opportunity to escape certain death. Armed with his new ...
Style: surreal, psychotronic, buddy comedy, touching, absurd ...
Plot: surrealism, desert island, hallucination, survival, corpse, life philosophy, friendship, friends, magic realism, loneliness, gross out humor, life & death ...
Time: contemporary
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The Forbidden Room (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A submarine crew, a feared pack of forest bandits, a famous surgeon, and a battalion of child soldiers all get more than they bargained for as they wend their way toward progressive ideas on life and love.
Plot: brain, room, pancake, talking to the camera, amnesia, surrealism, dream, shot to death, repeated scene, submarine, trip, psychiatrist ...
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Sharknado (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A freak hurricane hits Los Angeles, causing man-eating sharks to be scooped up in tornadoes and flooding the city with shark-infested seawater. Surfer and bar-owner Fin sets out with his friends Baz and Nova to rescue his estranged wife April and ...
Style: suspenseful, absurd, parody, scary, rough ...
Plot: shark, killer shark, storm, beach, chaos and mayhem, gory, danger, tornado, flood, demolished city, creature feature, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
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Bruno & Earlene Go to Vegas (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Earlene arrives at Venice Beach after running away from an estranged lover, only to become fast friends with an Australian skater who is also lost. Together, they set out into the desert to find themselves.
Plot: lgbt, smoking, misfit, revenge, standoff, male nudity, stranded in the desert, car wash, transsexual, female impersonator, scotsman, garbage ...
Place: nevada, paris france, las vegas, malibu california
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Lost and Beautiful (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Pulcinella, a foolish servant, is sent to present-day Campania to grant the last wish of Tommaso, a simple shepherd.
Style: semi documentary, road movie, surreal
Plot: death, art, breaking the fourth wall, realism, nature, mythology, interview, unhappy ending, countryside, dog, talking to the camera, card playing ...
Place: italy, southern italy
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Attack of the Jurassic Shark (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When an oil company unwittingly unleashes a prehistoric shark from its icy prison, the Jurassic killer maroons a group of art thieves and a group of college students on an abandoned island
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: shark, shark attack, eaten alive, creature feature, lake, survival, teenager, characters killed one by one, death, garbage, killer shark, gore ...
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Tween Academy: Class of 2012 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Story: The story revolves around 3 best of friends. Kara, the cosplayer and online retailer. George the boyish football wannabe, Enzo, the Mr. Fix-It
Style: romanticism, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: classmate, school, teenager, cheerleader, laboratory, outcast, fear, prom, imagination, parent child relationship, parents, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines
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Badlands (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dramatization of the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of the 1950s, in which a teenage girl and her twenty-something boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands.
Style: rough, road movie, stylized, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: on the road, serial killer, mass murder, violence spree, lovers on the run, notoriety, wasteland, on the run, killing spree, crimes, crime, runaway ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 70s
Place: south dakota, usa, montana, wyoming
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The Golden Dream (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain, Guatemala
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of Central-American teen-agers depart from the slums of Guatemala City escaping poverty and violence, towards the promised land of California.
Style: serious, touching, rough, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: friendship, immigrants, on the road, follow your dream, hopes, leaving home, danger, communication problem, poverty, mexican american border, train, train ride ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: mexico, latin america, guatemala, usa, central america
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Isle of Dogs (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Japan, USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that's a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved ...
Style: captivating, suspense, sincere, epic, adult animation ...
Plot: rescue, friendship, search, survival, resistance, freedom, politician, dog, cartoon dog, danger, island, garbage dump ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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