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Tracey Takes On... (1996)
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Tracey Takes On... (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 on specific subject in which Ullman and her cast characters comment on or experience through a series of sketches and monologues.
Style: parody, clever, humorous, realistic, witty, not serious, offbeat
Plot: family relations, family life, love and romance, sexual relations, couples, showbiz, social differences, society, charity, satire, lifestyle, culture clash, disorder, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, interview
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and witty films and TV series with plots about disorder, satire, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, showbiz, media and family relations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Tracey Takes On...: The Underground (2006), Goodness Gracious Me (1998), LateLine (1998), Pauly (1997), Saint George (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Underground (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Underground was a sketch comedy series produced by and starring Damon Wayans. It aired on Showtime. Wayans describes the show as "In Living Color on steroids." In fact the show features raunchy, sexist, and racist behavior, and as ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: lifestyle, satire, interracial relations, social differences, americana, celebrity culture, racism, society, disorder, dark humor, stand up comedian, joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Goodness Gracious Me (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Goodness Gracious Me is a BBC English language sketch comedy show originally aired on BBC Radio 4 from 1996 to 1998 and later televised on BBC Two from 1998 to 2001. The ensemble cast were four British Indian actors, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, ...
Style: cynical, parody, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: culture clash, satire, disorder, ethnic, family relations, suburbs, family life, suburban life, working class, eccentric family, immigrants, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, punjab, india
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, suspense, biting, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: journalism, workplace romance, satire, friends, workplace situations, rise to the top, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love and romance, celebrity culture, politics, media ...
Time: 90s
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Pauly (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pauly, a.k.a. The Pauly Shore Show, was a comedy television series on FOX in 1997, starring Pauly Shore. It was cancelled after five episodes, leaving two episodes unaired.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, uninvited guest, disorder, family relations, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, parent getting married, couples, family life, couple relations, parents and children, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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Saint George (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Saint George is an American television pilot that is in development for FX. The show was created by George Lopez, sitcom veteran Matt Williams and David McFadzean. It will be the comedian's first starring role in a sitcom since his ABC show, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, culture clash, society, social differences, family life, parents and children, silly humor, father son relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, mexican, uncle nephew relationship, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Fat Actress is an American sitcom television series starring Kirstie Alley. It aired on Showtime in the United States in the spring of 2005, on Movie Central in Western Canada, The Movie Network in Eastern Canada, FX in the UK, Network Ten in ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Plant (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A well-intentioned church congregation faces the harsh realities of New York City living in this satiric comedy series.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, disorder, religions or cults, society, clergy, satire, television, factory, church
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Barely Famous (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Introducing "Barely Famous": a docu-style comedy series. This show explores the hypocrisy of reality TV by centering around two sisters who say they would never do a reality show, but are being filmed by a camera crew. Over the course of ...
Style: parody, captivating, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: nothing goes right, actor's life, satire, tv show, disorder, media satire, looking for love, family relations, love and romance, showbiz, hollywood, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Big Gay Sketch Show (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Story: A sketch-comedy series featuring a cast of up-and-coming comics performing live skits, musical numbers and political satire.
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French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, cynical, biting ...
Plot: media, artists and showbiz, gender, showbiz, media satire, celebrity culture, promiscuity, cross dressing, disorder, satire, female protagonist, joke ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In Living Color is an American sketch comedy television series that originally ran on the Fox Network from April 15, 1990, to May 19, 1994. Brothers Keenen and Damon Wayans created, wrote and starred in the program. The show was produced by Ivory ...
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Audience: kids
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Time: 90s, 80s
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The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: parody, sitcom, suspense, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, producer, tv show, showbiz, satire, nothing goes right, performer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, media, homosexual, assistant ...
Time: 90s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: parody, not serious, cynical, humorous, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, talky ...
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The Jack and Triumph Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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TV show
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Style: not serious, sitcom, humorous, offbeat
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Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
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Audience: family outing
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Movers & Shakers (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, eccentric family, couple relations, parents and children, disorder, culture clash, social differences, everyday life, friendship, couples, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Dead Ringers (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dead Ringers is a United Kingdom radio and television comedy impressions show broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and later BBC Two. The programme was devised by producer Bill Dare and developed with Jon Holmes, Andy Hurst and Simon Blackwell. It starred Jon ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, cynical, witty ...
Plot: satire, media satire, society, artists and showbiz, state affairs, politics, joke, media, disorder, celebrity culture, impersonation, british ...
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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: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, clever ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky, new york
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Katy Brand's Big Ass Show is a British comedy programme on ITV2. The show features comedian Katy Brand in skits of real life situations and stereotypes, as well and celebrities such as Amy Winehouse, Lily Allen, Lady Gaga, Angelina Jolie, ...
Style: parody, humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, disorder, showbiz, celebrity culture, talk show, parallel world, entertainment, celebrity, entertainment industry, satire, humour, escapades ...
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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".
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Time: 70s, 20th century
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Rhoda (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired 109 episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which Harper between the years 1970 and 1974 had played the role ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
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Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love affair, family relations, family life, couple relations, couples, pregnancy, parents and children, lifestyle, siblings relations, love and romance, sister
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Mr. Show with Bob and David is an American sketch comedy series starring and hosted by Saturday Night Live writer/actor Bob Odenkirk and stand up comedian/actor David Cross. It aired on HBO from November 3, 1995 to December 28, 1998. Cross and ...
Style: parody, surreal, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who ...
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Audience: teens, kids
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Tracey Ullman's comedy special features the one-and-only 'Ruby Romaine'--the memorable character from HBO's 'Tracey Takes On.' After an illustrious career, veteran Hollywood makeup artist Ruby has decided to call it ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, talky
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, showbiz, lifestyle, strong female presence, television, celebrity, makeup artist, makeover, storytelling, alcohol, trailer
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Real Rob (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Centers around comedian Rob Schneider's real life while living in Hollywood.
Style: not serious, humorous, sincere, realistic, sitcom
Plot: showbiz, couples, couple relations, artists and showbiz, hollywood, movie star, hollywood star
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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