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CB4 (1993)
 6.3
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CB4 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "rockumentary", covering the rise to fame of MC Gusto, Stab Master Arson, and Dead Mike: members of the rap group "CB4". We soon learn that these three are not what they seem and don't apear to know as much about rap music as they claim... but a lack of musical ability in an artist never hurts sales, does it? You've just got to play the part of a rap star...
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, not serious, satirical, funny, affectionate, surreal, absurd, cult film ...
Plot: hip hop, parody, satire, rap, jeep, wheelchair, music, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong sexual content, friends, music band, ambition, artists and showbiz, hip hop culture, rise and fall, arson, musician's life, lifestyle, buddies, disorder, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, mistaken identity, showbiz, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to CB4

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and clever films with plots about artists and showbiz, satire, lifestyle, showbiz, music, catastrophe and parody mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like CB4: Fear of a Black Hat (1993), That Thing You Do! (1996), House Party 3 (1994), The Bros. (2007), Death of a Dynasty (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fear of a Black Hat (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Chronicling the controversial career of bad boys N.W.H. (Niggaz With Hats), this uproarious 'mockumentary' lampoons all of hardcore rap's hot-button issues. This underground laugh riot recounts the rise, fall and resurrection of a ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: hip hop, satire, parody, rivalry, mexican standoff, music, musician, partners, manipulation, music band, social differences, hip hop culture ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
That Thing You Do! (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Pennsylvania band scores a hit in 1964 and rides the star-making machinery as long as it can, with lots of help from its manager.
Style: humorous, sentimental, sincere, light, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: music, drummer, showbiz, recording studio, rising to stardom, ambition, friendship, fame, rise and fall, celebrity culture, musician's life, music band ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, las vegas, usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of the Pre-Fab Four.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: parody, music, musician's life, rising to stardom, media, music band, partners, buddies, celebrity culture, journalism, lifestyle, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: england, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
House Party 3 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hip Hop duo Kid & Play return in the second follow-up to their 1990 screen debut House Party. Kid (Christopher "Kid" Reid) is taking the plunge and marrying his girlfriend Veda (Angela Means), while his friend Play (Christopher ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, not serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, profanity, silly humor, wedding, disorder, couples, buddies, nightlife, youth, ambition, friends, musician's life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.2
 229
The Bros. (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wannabe "gangsta-rappers" resort to a crime spree in order to come up up with ten thousand dollars in order to finance a studio recording session.
Style: offbeat, realistic, semi serious, humorous, remake of american film ...
Plot: ambition, mistaken identity, fish out of water, hip hop, anti heroes, anti hero, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, criminal's revenge, showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Death of a Dynasty (2003)
Genre: Musical, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A story which centers around Dave Katz, a journalist at a hip-hop magazine who is sent on assignment to uncover the often comedic underworld of Roc-a-Fella Records run by Damon Dash and Jay-Z.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky, witty
Plot: hip hop, musician's life, lifestyle, showbiz, journalism, desire for fame, buddies, media, crimes, artists and showbiz, ambition, rise and fall ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.7
 4K
Tapeheads (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of Ivan and Josh, two dim witted ex-security guards who love music videos. Out of work, with no job prospects, they form a music video production company. They soon learn the in's and out's of the business in LA and with some ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, light, intense ...
Plot: blackmail, ambition, music band, disorder, filmmaking, showbiz, artists and showbiz, buddies, partners, media, music video, music ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 1K
2gether (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Story: A movie that spoofs boy bands like N*Sync, New Kids on the Block, Backstreet Boys, etc. It's the boy band version of Spinal Tap!
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: showbiz, music, celebrity culture, nothing goes right, music band, ambition, relationship vs career, musician's life, performer's life, rising to stardom, desire for fame, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: "This Is Spinal Tap" shines a light on the self-contained universe of a metal band struggling to get back on the charts, including everything from its complicated history of ups and downs, gold albums, name changes and undersold concert ...
Style: humorous, cynical, cult film, satirical, witty ...
Plot: music band, heavy metal, party, music, musician, satire, cult, success, fame, singer, pianist, musical tour ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Josie and the Pussycats (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Josie, Melody and Val are three small-town girl musicians determined to take their rock band out of their garage and straight to the top, while remaining true to their look, style and sound. They get a record deal which brings fame and fortune but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: conspiracy, music, friendship, fame, secret, music band, lifestyle, musician's life, desire for fame, ambition, showbiz, megalomaniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The hardest group you've never heard of is back. Gangsta Rap is a mockumentary based on a group of over the hill gangster rappers (circa NWA), trying to make a comeback. Its a hilarious look at the soft underbelly of hard core hip hop.
Style: offbeat, clever, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hip hop, profanity, friends, showbiz, lifestyle, sexual content, silly humor, drugs/alcohol, urban ghetto, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, musician's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 25K
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, lyrical ...
Plot: musician, reunion, singer, folk singer, music, music band, showbiz, love and romance, satire, talented, musical tour, musician's life ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, contemporary, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
47%
 6.4
 25K
Top Five (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A comedian tries to make it as a serious actor when his reality-TV star fiancé talks him into broadcasting their wedding on her TV show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, funny, satirical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: interview, showbiz, opposites attract, desire for fame, media, ambition, love and romance, comedian, introspection, tv show, journalist, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 799
Sugar Town (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Look at the lives of struggling L.A. scene rock stars follows main character, Gwen, on her quest for the top. Working as an assistant to a film production designer, she tries to steal her boy friend who is a music producer by offering sexual favors. ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: music, musician, addiction, friends, artists and showbiz, couple relations, couples, buddies, lifestyle, showbiz, celebrity culture, musician's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.8
 336
Elephant Parts (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Winner of the first video Grammy Award, Michael Nesmith (The Monkees) wrote and starred in Elephant Parts, a collection of comedy and music videos using money he inherited from his mother, the inventor of Liquid Paper. Elephant Parts is one hour ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic
Plot: performer's life, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, showbiz, society, lifestyle, parody, disorder, satire, musician's life, goofy hero, music video ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 20K
I'm Still Here (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: I'm Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life of actor Joaquin Phoenix. With remarkable access, the film follows the Oscar-nominee as he announces his retirement from a successful film career in the fall of 2008 and sets off to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: hip hop, musician's life, celebrity culture, showbiz, career change, starting over, actor's life, lifestyle, performer's life, nudity (full frontal - brief), private vs public, in-laws ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 4K
Fubar (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Terry and Dean are lifelong friends who have grown-up together: shotgunning their first beers, forming their first garage band, and growing the great Canadian mullet known as "hockey hair". Now the lives of these Alberta everymen are ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, ironic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friendship, cancer, nothing goes right, musician's life, introspection, music band, buddies, ambition, lifestyle, drugs/alcohol, beer, heavy metal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Down and Out with the Dolls (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The raunchy, spunky tale of the rise and fall of an all-girl rock band from Portland, Oregon.
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: punk, celebrity culture, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, musician's life, music, social misfits, rising to stardom, unfulfillment, friendship, rivalry, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 36K
The Rocker (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rob "Fish" Fishman is the drummer in '80s hair metal band Vesuvius. He's unceremoniously booted as the group signs a big record deal, is out of the music world for 20 years - and then receives a second chance with his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: music, heavy metal, rock, music band, youth, teenage life, drums, musician's life, ambition, desire for fame, drummer, groupie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Singer Dewey Cox overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, addiction, rock, parody, musician, marijuana, singer, divorce, farce, drug abuse, stupidity, star ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 90s, 80s, 50s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.9
 5K
Marci X (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Jewish-American Princess is forced to take control of a hard-core hip-hop record label and tries to rein the one of the label's most controversial rappers.
Style: feel good, controversial, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: hip hop, interracial relations, opposites attract, lifestyle, tv show, love and romance, unlikely couple, disorder, music, parents and children, media, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
36%
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 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 ⇓
36%
 6.1
 45K
Airheads (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Lone Rangers have heavy-metal dreams and a single demo tape they can't get anyone to play. The solution: Hijack an AM rock station and hold the deejays hostage until they agree to broadcast the band's tape.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal culture, heavy metal, hostage, rock band, music, music band, artists and showbiz, farce, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Wayne's World 2 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A message from Jim Morrison in a dream prompts cable access TV stars Wayne and Garth to put on a rock concert, "Waynestock," with Aerosmith as headliners. But amid the preparations, Wayne frets that a record producer is putting the moves ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: rock, friendship, concert, satire, media satire, adult virgin, fall in love, artists and showbiz, performance, buddies, partners, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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 ⇓
34%
Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, cynical, road movie, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: musician, plan gone awry, lifestyle, showbiz, musician's life, disorder, friends, alcohol abuse, celebrity culture, intern, comeback, irresponsible ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, new york, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 65K
Bowfinger (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the verge of bankruptcy and desperate for his big break, aspiring filmmaker Bobby Bowfinger concocts a crazy plan to make his ultimate dream movie. Rallying a ragtag team that includes a starry-eyed ingenue, a has-been diva and a film studio ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, audition, parody, desire for fame, movie business, satire, lifestyle, nothing goes right, ambition, comedy of errors, showbiz ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 10K
Soul Men (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two former backup soul singers, Louis and Floyd, have not spoken to each other in 20 years, and reluctantly agree to travel across the country together to a reunion concert to honor their recently-deceased lead singer. Cleo, a beautiful young woman ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: reunion, artists and showbiz, showbiz, buddies, lifestyle, music band, on the road, musician's life, african american, bittersweet, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, year 2008
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%