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Pass the Ammo
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A corrupt television preacher and his congregation are held hostage by a woman, her lover, and her two cousins in an attempt to avenge the theft of her inheritance. A quirky look at the dishonesty of the televangelist industry.
Plot: preacher, television, robbery, televangelist, network, christianity
Place: arkansas
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about television, robbery, preacher, disorder, media, society and sitcom mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Pass the Ammo: Anarchy TV (1998), Pray TV (1980), Daddy and Them (2001), Trailer Park Boys: The Movie (2006), In God We Tru$t (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anarchy TV
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of anarchists use their public-access TV show to satirize the government until a right-wing preacher attempts to shut them down.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: tv show, media, society, television, clergy, fighting the system, parents and children, rebellion, friends, anarchy, preacher, minister ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Pray TV
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Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A failing television station is bought out by a slick TV evangelist and starts making mountains of money in the guise of religious programming, which is actually just an excuse to sell merchandise.
Plot: religion and supernatural, greed, evangelist, televangelist, television, church, preacher, tv station, religion, hare krishna
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: And Now for Something Completely Different is a film spin-off from the television comedy series Monty Python's Flying Circus featuring favourite sketches from the first two seasons.
Style: humorous, surreal, witty, clever, not serious ...
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Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama
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Audience: teens
Plot: bowling, college, buddies, gory, danger, school, youth, friends, zombie, espionage, sorority, spanking ...
Time: 80s
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    User:   53%
 
Daddy and Them
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When an uncle is charged with murder, the event reverberates throughout a poor Arkansas family, including a struggling musician and his wife, her mother, her sister, and his father.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, psychological
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Time: contemporary
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Trailer Park Boys: The Movie
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in a separate storyline not related to the "Trailer Park Boys" Television show, but with the same lovable characters. The boys get arrested for robbing an ATM machine and spend 18 months in jail. When the get out, they decide to pull ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: crime, drugs, anti heroes, marijuana, male nudity, buddies, social misfits, drug dealing, drinking, heist, chaos and mayhem, weed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, nova scotia
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In God We Tru$t
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to Hollywood where he encounters a number of eccentric characters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: monastery, clergy, church, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, misfit, society, prostitute, monk, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s
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System:   34%
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Pastor Shepherd
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The tale of a down-on-his-luck freeze-dried-pet-salesman and his journey to become the first-ever-cyber-evangelist.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: pets, on the road, down on your luck, clergy, mistaken identity, unemployment, society, stupidity, preacher, taxidermy, neighbor neighbor relationship, door to door salesman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
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Murphy Brown
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor ...
Style: clever, not serious, talky, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, journalism, media satire, workplace, tv show, workplace situations, media, journalist, television, single parent, tv news, anchor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
Less Than Perfect
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Claude Casey moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from temp to the anchor's desk. After her boss hires her full time, Claude realizes she may be in over her head in this world of assistants fighting to get ahead. But Claude is ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, tv show, workplace situations, media, workplace, journalism, best friends, friendship, television, workplace intrigue, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   26%
 
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Dragnet
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: LAPD Sgt. Joe Friday -- the equally straight-laced nephew of the famous police sergeant of the same name -- is paired up with a young, freewheeling detective named Pep Streebeck. After investigating some strange robberies at the local zoo and the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, police investigation, chase, crime, police, corruption, investigation, fish out of water, culture clash, cult, buddies, police corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   38%
 
Dirty Dingus Magee
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ass-breaker Dingus Magee is looking for a gold train when he comes upon old acquaintance Hoke Birdsill on stage to San Francisco, and robs him of his money. Hoke goes to the nearby town of Yerkey's Hole, where Belle Knops is both mayor and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, military base, criminal heroes, farce, small town, americana, anti heroes, fugitives, interracial relations, crimes, prostitute, society ...
Place: new mexico, california
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System:   32%
    User:   32%
 
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The Soul Man
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine was living the high life in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver. Relocating to St. Louis with ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, minister, black family, african american, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, singer, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, st. louis missouri, missouri
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System:   31%
    User:   30%
 
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Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
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, not serious, funny, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, racism, prejudice, male nudity, jewish, road trip, pornography, parody, stupidity, sarcasm, drinking, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, cross country, kazakhstan, los angeles, usa ...
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System:   31%
    User:   33%
 
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Redrum
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A bored couple rejuvenate their marriage by turning to murder.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: urban, amateur detective, crime, murderous pair, serial killer, murder, couple relations, crimes, deadly, lovers on the run, introspection, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
The Dion Brothers
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two rural West Virginia brothers leave home, rob an armored car and become fugitives.
Plot: robbery, coal mine, armored car, kicked in the groin, white house, building collapse, cadillac, shower room, washington monument, man forced to strip, locker room, heist ...
Place: west virginia, washington d.c.
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System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
Man of the East
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: By his dying father's last wish Joe is sent to the Wild West to become a real guy. The dreamy young man despises guns and fights likes poems and prefers bicycles to horses. Now his three teachers footpads all of them shall teach him otherwise. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, old west, escapades, heroes, rivalry, bar fight, last wish, arizona territory, warden, cabin, englishman, nobleman ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, phoenix arizona
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System:   29%
    User:   28%
 
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Tunnel Vision
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A committee investigating TV's first uncensored network examines a typical day's programming, which includes shows, commercials, news programs, you name it. What they discover will surely crack you up! This outrageous and irreverent spoof ...
Plot: television, fictional game show, irreverence, female nudity, parody, sitcom, absurd humor
Time: future
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System:   28%
    User:   23%
 
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On the Air
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: On the Air is an American sitcom created by David Lynch and Mark Frost, and broadcast by ABC. In the United States only three episodes were aired, although seven were filmed. The program follows the antics of the staff of a fictional 1950s ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, avant garde
Plot: media satire, tv show, workplace situations, media, workplace, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, disorder, media sensation, network, actor, actress ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   23%
 
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Heartburn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: talky, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, romance, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, marriage, fall in love, cheating, divorce, relationships, writer's life, adultery, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
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System:   27%
    User:   22%
 
Nobody Knows Anything!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An aspiring filmmaker learns that success in Hollywood doesn't come as easy as she suspected as she attempts to discover the formula to success. When the guidance of her helpful has-been uncle fails to pave the way, Sarah Wilder must seek the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, biting, clever, witty
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, prison guard, blue collar, grocery store, mayor, robbery, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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System:   26%
    User:   30%
 
The Christmas Party
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joulubileet (The Christmas Party) might well be the closest to the ultimate cult movie that the Finnish film industry has ever gotten. The third directorial effort of Jari Halonen, a clearly distinctive voice in the local filmmaking landscape, is a ...
Plot: christmas party, preacher, lower class, flat, community, summer, petty criminal, sauna, pig, pornography, criminal, celebration ...
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System:   26%
    User:   22%
 
Boogie Vision
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Struggling hippie independent filmmaker Mick gets his big break after he finds out that his girlfriend Marlene's father Burt is a movie producer. Unbeknown to Mick, Burt only specializes in porno pictures. Mick cranks out a cruddy science ...
Plot: television, filmmaker, skateboarding, producer, fake news report, underground, director, girlfriend, cult, money, female nudity, parody
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System:   26%
    User:   30%
 
Nobody's Watching
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Gail Mancuso film.
Plot: television, sitcom, hollywood, reality tv, stage, tv show, camera, bathroom, friend, friendship, fictional reality show, tv
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System:   25%
    User:   25%
 
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, friendship, chase, treasure hunt, heist, car chase, gunfight, violence, on the road, bank robbery, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: montana, usa
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System:   25%
    User:   29%
 
Best Night Ever
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Claire is about to get married and she goes to Las Vegas with her sister and two friends for her bachelorette party. Things quickly spiral out of control.
Style: not serious, humorous, sexual, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, best friends, nothing goes right, strong sexual content, disorder, friends, buddies, siblings relations, robbery, wrestling, hung over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   29%
 
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The Comeback
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series initially follows Valerie Cherish (Kudrow), a veteran sitcom actress who has been out of the spotlight for more than a decade, as she attempts in 2005 to return to the industry that made her famous. Valerie lands a role on a new network ...
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic, biting
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, comeback, showbiz, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, tv show, ambition, media, disorder, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   25%
 
Driving Me Crazy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: on the run, chases and races, fish out of water, hollywood, gangsters, immigrants, celebrity culture, showbiz, inventions and discoveries, artists and showbiz, crimes, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, germany, usa, los angeles, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   21%
 

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The Larry Sanders Show
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: clever, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, nothing goes right, performer's life, parody, media satire, showbiz, tv show, workplace, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, media, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
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System:   24%
    User:   28%
 
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System:   23%
    User:   22%
 
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