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Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
 8.7
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Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: clever, offbeat, realistic, cynical, witty, not serious, talky, humorous
Plot: mishap, sitcom, agent, success, millionaire, friends, actor, career, divorce, star, artists and showbiz, manager, actress, relatives, couples, network, media, lifestyle, buddies, social misfits, humiliation, everyday life, comedian, nothing goes right, divorced divorcee ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots about sitcom, disorder, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, friends, workplace and showbiz mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Curb Your Enthusiasm: Seinfeld (1989), Community (2009), Lead Balloon (2006), I'm Alan Partridge (1997), Life's Too Short (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Seinfeld (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It lasted nine seasons, and is now in syndication. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized ...
Style: witty, talky, not serious, humorous, neurotic ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
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Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, stylized, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, sitcom, college life, friends, odd, social relations, lifestyle change, hardcase students, friendship, college, uptight character, geek ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: colorado, usa, campus
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Lead Balloon (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Lead Balloon is a British television series produced by Open Mike Productions for BBC Four. The series was created and is co-written by comedian Jack Dee and Pete Sinclair. It stars Dee as Rick Spleen, a cynical and misanthropic comedian whose life ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cynical, talky
Plot: sitcom, comedian, slacker, social awkwardness, couples, mishap, disorder, backstage, career, everyday life, alienation, maid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london, england
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I'm Alan Partridge (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: I'm Alan Partridge is a BBC situation comedy starring Steve Coogan, of which two series of six episodes each were produced — the first in 1997 and the second in 2002. The series followed the titular Alan Partridge, a failed television ...
Style: cynical, witty, talky, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: radio, sitcom, fan, comeback, assistant, workplace, career, showbiz, social awkwardness, lifestyle, friendship, humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: europe, england
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Life's Too Short (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Life's Too Short is a British sitcom mockumentary created and written by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant from an idea by Warwick Davis, and is as described by Gervais, about "the life of a showbiz dwarf".
Style: realistic, talky, witty, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: dwarf, sitcom, agent, actor, physical appearance, misfit, antisocial behavior, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, frustration, financial problem, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comic Garry Shandling draws upon his own talk show experiences to create the character of Larry Sanders, a paranoid, insecure host of a late night talk show. Larry, along with his obsequious TV sidekick Hank Kingsley and his fiercely protective ...
Style: cynical, witty, realistic, biting, clever ...
Plot: tv show, showbiz, producer, workplace, parody, sitcom, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, performer's life, media satire, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
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Hello Ladies (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Stuart Pritchard is an awkward, overly-confident Englishman trying to date in Los Angeles – where he repeatedly attempts to infiltrate the world of beautiful people.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, witty, talky ...
Plot: dating, city life, actress, looking for love, couples, buddies, wooing, antisocial behavior, singleness, love and romance, nothing goes right, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Starlets (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Grosse Pointe is an American television parody series which aired on the WB Network during the 2000–2001 television season. Created by Darren Star, it was a satire depicting the behind-the-scenes drama on the set of a television show, and was ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, cynical, realistic
Plot: parody, actor, tv show, actress, artists and showbiz, media satire, star, hollywood, workplace, backstage, media, director ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 2000s
Place: california, usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A British husband-and-wife comedy writing team travel to Hollywood to remake their successful British TV series, with disastrous results.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, cynical, funny ...
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, actor's life, tv show, womanizer, couple relations, writer's life, producer, sitcom, sexual attraction, success, career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Legit (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jim Jefferies, an edgy, foul-mouthed stand-up comedian from Australia, in his mid-30s and living in LA, is endeavoring to make his life and career more “legit,” only to find it a difficult, uncomfortable uphill struggle every step of the way. ...
Style: dark humor, not serious, humorous, talky, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artists and showbiz, antisocial behavior, career, everyday life, lifestyle, comedian, friendship, mishap, irresponsible, self involved, politically correct, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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30 Rock (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: 30 Rock is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, topical humor, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, friendship, writing, parody, showbiz, actor, tv show, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, nothing goes right, workplace situations, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Real Husbands of Hollywood (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Comedian and actor, Kevin Hart teams up with BET Networks to bring viewers one of the funniest shows on television "Real Husbands of Hollywood". The semi-scripted series is the fakest reality show ever following these men of Hollywood ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: parody, hollywood, supportive friend, guest, comedian, african american, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, marriage, everyday life, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: realistic, biting, cynical, humorous, not serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
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After Lately (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: After Lately is an American television comedy. The series depicts, in mockumentary style, the behind the scenes goings-on at the office of the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately. The cast is made up of the actual writers and performers of Chelsea ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, not serious, biting, realistic ...
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British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Men Behaving Badly is a British sitcom that was created and written by Simon Nye. It follows the lives of Gary Strang and his flatmates, Dermot Povey and Tony Smart. It was first broadcast on ITV in 1992. A total of six series were made along with a ...
Style: talky, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Greg the Bunny is an American television sitcom that originally aired on Fox TV in 2002. It starred Seth Green and a hand puppet named Greg the Bunny, originally invented by the team of Sean S. Baker, Spencer Chinoy and Dan Milano. Milano and Chinoy ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tracey Takes On... is a sketch comedy series starring comedienne Tracey Ullman. The show ran for four seasons on HBO and was commissioned after the success of the 1993 comedy special "Tracey Ullman Takes on New York." Each episode focuses ...
Style: realistic, humorous, clever, not serious, offbeat ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A self-centered ad exec and a liberal journalist enter into a marriage of convenience. He's trying to boost his business image; she likes his apartment.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: talky, witty, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
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Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a ...
Style: humorous, witty, situational comedy, bad taste humour, realistic ...
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: offbeat, witty, realistic, not serious, humorous
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, talky ...
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Bosom Buddies (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Place: usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: not serious, realistic, biting, humorous, cynical ...
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Place: usa, los angeles
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