Movies like Brüno

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Brüno (2009)
 5.8
 135K
Brüno (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Flamboyantly gay Austrian television reporter Bruno stirs up trouble with unsuspecting guests and large crowds through brutally frank interviews and painfully hilarious public displays of homosexuality.
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, funny, sexual, offbeat, biting, realistic, witty, not serious ...
Plot: fashion, fame, gay, society, gender, lifestyle, misfit, social satire, stereotype, homosexuality, homosexual, autism, shock, embarrassment, censorship, parody, racism, hypocrisy, irony, obsession, shame, culture clash, strong sexual content, journalism, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, europe, austria, middle east, los angeles, israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and absurd films with plots about storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, pornography, runaway and adaptation mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Brüno: The Dictator (2012), Ali G Indahouse (2002), Soul Plane (2004), Movie 43 (2013), Hollywood Shuffle (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kazakh journalist Borat Sagdiyev travels to America to make a documentary. As he zigzags across the nation, Borat meets real people in real situations with hysterical consequences. His backwards behavior generates strong reactions around him ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, banned film, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, racism, travel, misfit, anti semitism, fish out of water, stereotype, irony, misogynist, society, shame, tv reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, kazakhstan, cross country, usa, washington d.c. ...
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88%
 6.4
 254K
The Dictator (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Style: dark humor, absurd, entertaining, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: dictator, society, death, culture clash, violence, masturbation, fish out of water, oppression, lesbian, greed, vengeance, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1973, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, new york, israel, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Ali G Indahouse (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ali G unwittingly becomes a pawn in the evil Chancellor's plot to overthrow the Prime Minister of Great Britain. However, instead of bringing the Prime Minister down, Ali is embraced by the nation as the voice of youth and 'realness', ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rapper, election, culture clash, parliament, prime minister, rise to the top, ambition, fish out of water, farce, politics, misfit, plan gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 21K
Soul Plane (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Following a ridiculously awful flight that leads to his pet's death, Nashawn Wade files a lawsuit against the airline, and wins a multimillion-dollar settlement. Determined to create a better flying experience, Nashawn starts his own airline, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, absurd, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: airplane, hip hop, society, music, drugs/alcohol, disorder, strong sexual content, black people, airline, parody, champagne, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1979
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 4.3
 94K
Movie 43 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to pitch a script to film executive Griffin Schraeder. After revealing ...
Style: dark humor, not serious, humorous, gross out humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, internet, nothing goes right, escapades, teenage life, buddies, hollywood, social satire, stupidity, dishonesty, drugs/alcohol, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1959
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Aspiring actor and hot-dog stand employee Bobby Taylor catches the ire of his grandmother for auditioning for a role in the regrettably titled exploitation film "Jivetime Jimmy's Revenge." When Tinseltown Studios casts Taylor in the ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, entertaining ...
Plot: parody, hollywood, farce, racism, misfit, actor's life, society, artists and showbiz, interracial relations, filmmaking, unlikely friendships, movie business ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Onion Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Venerable newscaster Norm Archer reports the latest news in politics, health, culture and entertainment - such as an automotive recall of decapitation-inducing "Neckbelts" and a study finding that "depression hits losers ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, ethnic humor ...
Plot: parody, journalism, office, terrorism, media, danger, sketch, racism, politics, media satire, writer's life, boot camp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 16K
The Closet (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man spreads the rumor of his fake homosexuality with the aid of his neighbor, to prevent his imminent firing at his work.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: homosexuality, coming out, accountant, condom, workplace, gossip and rumors, friends, parents and children, workplace intrigue, hidden identity, comedy of errors, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.1
 2K
Real Life (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family".
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, dark humor, witty ...
Plot: family life, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, tv show, society, disorder, nothing goes right, family relations, husband wife relationship, reality tv, media, showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows Andy, who needs to hook up with a hottie, pronto, because he hasn't had sex in... well, forever - and his luck isn't the only thing that's hard. His equally horny teenage roommates also need it superbad, and with the help of ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, looking for sex, youth, misfit, buddies, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 120K
The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, witty, ironic ...
Plot: politics, congressman, farce, election campaign, political corruption, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, media, campaign, debate, parody, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 74K
The Birdcage (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's right-wing moralistic parents.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: senator, farce, gay, politician, comedy of errors, disorder, family values, gender, parents and children, conservative, crossdressing, gay slur ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, usa, miami, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
I'm So Excited! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film is an ensemble comedy written and directed by Pedro Almodóvar. When it appears as though the end is in sight, the pilots, flight crew, and passengers of a plane heading to Mexico City look to forget the anguish of the moment and face the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized, absurd ...
Plot: airplane, farce, friends, disorder, strong sexual content, stewardess, gays and lesbians, workplace, drugs/alcohol, confinement indoors, air disaster, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: spain, mexico, new jersey, australia, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 17K
Head of State (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, the Democratic party unexpectedly picks a Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam (Rock) as his replacement .
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, entertaining ...
Plot: presidential election, politics, state affairs, ambition, fish out of water, head of state, republican, white house, usa president, bail bondsman, rescue, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.9
 29K
Boat Trip (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two straight men mistakenly end up on a "gays only" cruise.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, cruise ship, bikini, ship, homosexuality, farce, comedy of errors, gays and lesbians, looking for sex, singleness, love and romance, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.2
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Adopted (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For hundreds of years, Africa has existed in a state of despair. Famine, civil wars and rampant disease have left the continent without hope, but for the efforts of Western do-gooders. At first, they arrived with food, bibles and the magic of ...
Style: realistic, biting, humorous, not serious
Plot: adoption, orphan, defamation, disorder, fish out of water, family relations, lifestyle, misfit, society, culture clash, babies and infants, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Bam Bam and Celeste (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Celeste (Margaret Cho) and Bam Bam (Bruce Daniels) escape their Midwest hometown for New York, and take on their high-school nemeses - the dictators of the world-famous Salon Mirage - while discovering that true beauty lies within.
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: misfit, road trip, gay, friendship, social misfits, gays and lesbians, on the road, tv show, friends, lifestyle, gender, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, witty, biting ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, parody, workplace situations, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, media satire, tv show, media, disorder, actor's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Trevor Noah: African American (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Internationally acclaimed comedian Trevor Noah challenges the status quo through his unique perspective, breaking down cultural flaws on all sides and finding our mutual connections with laughter. Born a mixed-race child in South Africa under ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, biting, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: disorder, americana, misfit, society, theater, artists and showbiz, performer's life, interracial relations, culture clash, fish out of water, racism, stand up comedian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Strangers with Candy (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A prequel to the critically acclaimed series featuring Jerri Blank, a 46 year-old ex-junkie, ex-con who returns to high school in a bid to start her life over.
Style: dark humor, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: prostitute, high school, addiction, teachers and students, love triangle, fish out of water, starting over, gender, high school life, disorder, sexual relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
 13K
Sorority Boys (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: cross dressing, college, student life, hidden identity, sorority, fish out of water, farce, fall in love, comedy of errors, gender bending, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Kiss Me, Guido (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When he discovers his girlfriend having sex with his brother, Frankie (Scotti) decides to head to Manhattan, leaving his Bronx pizza shop forever for the fame and fortune of show business. But before stardom, he needs a place to stay. Looking in the ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, odd couple, mistaken identity, gay, farce, friendship, disorder, couples, gender, showbiz, urban, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Eating Out: Drama Camp (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With raging boy hormones and the laugh quotient turned on full, Chris Salvatore and Daniel Skelton return, along with Rebekah Kochan and cult icon Mink Stole in the fourth installment of Q. Allan Brocka's hilarious and over-the-top sexual ...
Style: semi serious, not serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, love and romance, sexual relations, love affair, gender, masturbation, filmmaker, erection, homosexual, stage, director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Will Ferrell stars in a stand-up comedy as George W. Bush in this take on the former President of the United States. After playing George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live for many years, funny man Will Ferrell brings his impression to Broadway to send ...
Style: humorous, talky, biting, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: politics, george w. bush, parody, election, head of state, leadership, patriotism, baseball, white house, americana, society, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: farce, death, eccentric family, family gatherings, dishonesty, presumed dead, death in the family, family problems, disorder, family relations, siblings relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Big Tease (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Thinking he's competing in Los Angeles' hot Platinum Scissors contest, Scottish hairstylist Crawford (Craig Ferguson) leaves Glasgow with a film crew to capture the event. When he learns he's a mere audience member, Crawford must find ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, talky, feel good ...
Plot: hairdresser, culture clash, down on your luck, heroic mission, contests and competitions, fighting the system, ambition, rivalry, underdog, competition, homosexual, pornography ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, los angeles, california, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, hitchhiker, hollywood, monkey actor, friendship, escapades, drug dealing, obsessive quest, heist, encounter, movie business, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, utah, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 1K
Haiku Tunnel (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh is the consummate temp employee, avoiding all long-term connections and responsibilities, both at work and in his personal life. However, by the time his agency places him at the Schuyler & Mitchell law firm, Josh is tired of his ...
Style: humorous, talky, offbeat, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, law firm, fish out of water, misfit, introspection, disorder, fighting the system, stoners, power relations, thirtysomething life, boss and employee, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Birds of a Feather (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married. They try conceal their lifestyle and their ownership of the transvestite club downstairs when the fiancée and her ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: farce, transvestism, gay, switching roles, gays and lesbians, hidden identity, comedy of errors, meet the parents, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, french riviera, cote d'azur, saint tropez ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, dark humor, biting ...
Plot: disorder, ghost, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, store, filmmaking, celebrity culture, desire for fame, media satire, cons and scams, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, usa, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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