Movies like Brüno

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Brüno (2009)
 5.8
 138K
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, controversial, sexual, sexy, offbeat, biting, suspense ...
Plot: fashion, fame, society, gay, gender, lifestyle, stereotypes, satire, misfit, social satire, gay slur, stereotype, homosexuality, homosexual, autism, shock, embarrassment, hollywood, censorship, parody, racism, hypocrisy, irony, obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, europe, los angeles, austria, vienna, middle east, israel

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Most similar movies to Brüno

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, absurd and funny films with plots about catastrophe, storytelling, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, mentor and satire mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Brüno: The Dictator (2012), The Onion Movie (2008), The Closet (2001), 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, controversial, absurd, banned film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, travel, racism, anti semitism, satire, jewish, stereotypes, fish out of water, stereotype, misfit, nudity (full frontal - brief), irony ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, kazakhstan, usa, los angeles, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 264K
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, funny, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: dictator, society, satire, death, un, culture clash, violence, fish out of water, masturbation, nuclear, oppression, greed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1973, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: usa, new york, asia, israel, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
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, absurd, ethnic humor, funny, satirical ...
Plot: parody, satire, journalism, terrorism, office, media, danger, racism, sketch, media satire, society, network ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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: feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: homosexuality, workplace, friendship, dishonesty, workplace intrigue, gay slur, cons and scams, workplace situations, parents and children, gender, comedy of errors, discrimination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 4.3
 97K
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, funny, not serious, gross out humor, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, hollywood, internet, escapades, nothing goes right, buddies, teenage life, social satire, stupidity, dishonesty, drugs/alcohol, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1959
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, hollywood, farce, racism, satire, misfit, society, actor's life, interracial relations, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, biting, realistic ...
Plot: satire, hollywood, filmmaking, parody, tv show, media, hidden identity, nothing goes right, workplace situations, media satire, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.1
 122K
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, funny, twists and turns, witty ...
Plot: politics, congressman, farce, election campaign, political corruption, uninhibited rivalry, campaign, debate, media, ambition, parody, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 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: hip hop, airplane, society, music, strong sexual content, disorder, drugs/alcohol, black people, airline, parody, champagne, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1979
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: humorous, semi serious, absurd, satirical, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, starting over, fish out of water, sexual relations, high school life, addiction, teachers and students, high school, parody, female protagonist, coma, unlikely friendships ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.0
 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 relations, family life, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, society, nothing goes right, disorder, tv show, satire, husband wife relationship, suburbs, reality tv ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To improve its relations with Muslim countries, the United States government sends comedian Albert Brooks to south Asia to write a report on what makes followers of Islam laugh.
Style: humorous, witty, funny, satirical, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, nothing goes right, politics, society, actor's life, satire, islam, stand up comedian, sarcasm, parody, stupidity, farce ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, middle east, asia, new delhi, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.5
 18K
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, semi serious, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: presidential election, politics, state affairs, ambition, fish out of water, republican, head of state, satire, white house, bail bondsman, rescue, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois, nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.1
 77K
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, girls' night
Plot: senator, gay slur, farce, crossdressing, politician, disorder, comedy of errors, parents and children, conservative, gender, family values, gay ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, miami, usa, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, not serious, realistic, topical humor ...
Plot: politics, parody, patriotism, election, state affairs, white house, george w. bush, satire, family drama, greed, baseball, americana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, virginity, absurdism, teenage life, buddies, misfit, looking for sex, youth, disorder, sex, stupidity, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Midgets Vs. Mascots (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This documentary follows 10 contestants as they compete for 1 million dollars in prize money.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chaos, rivalry, contests and competitions, disorder, strong sexual content, profanity, silly humor, misfit, physical appearance, chaos and mayhem, interview, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.2
 396
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: suspense, humorous, not serious, biting, realistic
Plot: adoption, satire, celebrity culture, babies and infants, culture clash, fish out of water, profanity, family relations, disorder, orphan, misfit, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 30K
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, realistic, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: homosexuality, cruise ship, fish out of water, farce, pretending to be gay, fall in love, singleness, comedy of errors, lifestyle, cruise, wooing, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.2
 5K
Ringmaster (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Springer stars as more or less himself, the host of a raunchy, controversial and popular Los Angeles talk show which features everyday people with problems and who frequently vent thrir problems on the air.
Style: sexy, cynical, humorous, satirical, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, tv show, media satire, family problems, vengeance, infidelity, dishonesty, social decay, mother daughter relationship, sexual promiscuity, stupidity, culture clash ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.1
 354K
Life of Brian (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the ...
Style: cult film, controversial, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: satire, roman empire, parody, farce, dungeon, weirdo, mistaken identity, execution, christmas, crucifix, cult, jewish ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, palestine, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
For Your Consideration (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, talky, clever ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, film within a film, rising to stardom, ambition, showbiz, satire, actor's life, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, dysfunctional family, thanksgiving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, hollywood, hitchhiker, film within a film, monkey actor, escapades, friendship, drug dealing, obsessive quest, heist, encounter, movie business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 70s
Place: usa, new jersey, utah, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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, feel good, clever, witty, talky ...
Plot: hairdresser, culture clash, rivalry, contests and competitions, heroic mission, down on your luck, fighting the system, silly humor, ambition, underdog, competition, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, scotland, california, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 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, witty, semi serious, funny, absurd ...
Plot: workplace, fish out of water, law firm, workplace situations, nothing goes right, boss and employee, disorder, fighting the system, introspection, misfit, thirtysomething life, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.5
 14K
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, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, sorority, college, student life, hidden identity, farce, fish out of water, fall in love, comedy of errors, gender bending, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Hebrew Hammer (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Jewish blaxploitation hero saves Hanukkah from the clutches of Santa Claus's evil son.
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, absurd, idiotic ...
Plot: parody, good versus evil, religions or cults, vigilantism, secret identity, obsessive quest, buddies, escapades, society, undercover, hanukkah, christmas ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Groove Tube (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Chevy Chase makes his film debut in this riotous collection of live skits. Directed by Ken Shapiro and featuring Chase, Richard Belzer and others, The Groove Tube mocks TV Land and its trappings by spoofing kids' shows -- from a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: parody, tv show, rising to stardom, culture clash, showbiz, ambition, lifestyle, actor's life, rise and fall, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A kid from the Midwest moves out to Hollywood in order to follow in his parents footsteps -- and become a porn star.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, porn star, follow your dream, rising to stardom, desire for fame, lifestyle, ambition, misfit, showbiz, goofy hero, fish out of water, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, dark humor, satirical, absurd, surreal ...
Plot: showbiz, actor's life, filmmaking, disorder, nothing goes right, cons and scams, ghost, death, fake suicide, faked suicide, tv show, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, france, europe, paris france, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%