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Broadway Danny Rose
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A hapless talent manager named Danny Rose, by helping a client, gets dragged into a love triangle involving the mob. His story is told in flashback, an anecdote shared amongst a group of comedians over lunch at New York's Carnegie Deli. Rose's one-man talent agency represents countless incompetent entertainers, including a one-legged tap dancer, and one slightly talented one: washed-up lounge singer Lou Canova (Nick Apollo Forte), whose career is on the rebound.
Style: talky, clever, witty, humorous, touching, semi serious, intellectual, feel good, realistic, cerebral ...
Plot: gangsters, mafia, gangster, comedy of errors, couple relations, relationships, mob, urban, love triangle, screwball, character study, dialogue, hotel, mistaken identity, drinking, organized crime, storytelling, redemption, showbiz, farce, period piece, crime gone awry, loneliness, dialogue driven, deadpan ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out clever, talky, humorous and melancholic films with plots about dialogue, mentor, relationships, storytelling, catastrophe, obsession and couples mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Broadway Danny Rose: A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982), Shadows and Fog (1991), Radio Days (1987), Deconstructing Harry (1997), Stardust Memories (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Shadows and Fog
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Narrator (Woody Allen) tells us how the radio influenced his childhood in the days before TV. In the New York City of the late 1930s to the New Year's Eve 1944, this coming-of-age tale mixes the narrator's experiences with contemporary ...
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Deconstructing Harry
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Duration: 96 min.
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Style: talky, clever, witty, surreal, cynical ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedic biopic focused on the life of fictional jazz guitarist Emmett Ray. Ray was an irresponsible, free-spending, arrogant, obnoxious, alcohol-abusing, miserable human being, who was also arguably the best guitarist in the world.
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Country: USA
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A collection of seven vignettes, which each address a question concerning human sexuality.
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Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
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Miami Rhapsody
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gwyn Marcus has always wanted a marriage like her parents. She has just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend Matt, but she has misgivings about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various affairs that her ...
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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