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Hits (2014)
 5.8
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Hits (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A talentless teen will do anything to get on TV's "The Voice." Meanwhile, her father, a municipal worker, creates an uproar when a video of his rants at City Hall goes viral.
Style: humorous, dark humor, biting, realistic, cynical, semi serious
Plot: small town, computers and web, society, media, celebrity culture, media satire, talent, delusion, fame, teenager, viral video, internet, courtroom, youtube
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and biting films with plots about society, media, love and romance, family relations, friends, artists and showbiz and friendship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Hits: Personal Tailor (2013), The Comedy (2012), Trust Me (2013), The Falling (2010), Reality (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Personal Tailor (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the director of Back to 1942, Feng Xiaogang, comes PERSONAL TAILOR, one of the most unique films you'll see in this upcoming holiday season. Imagine a team that will sacrifice themselves for your dream at any cost -- but only if that dream ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, biting, realistic ...
Plot: media, filmmaking, dream come true, follow your dream, hopes, artists and showbiz, social differences, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 4K
The Comedy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity, irreverence, and recreational cruelty towards those around them.
Style: semi serious, witty, thought provoking, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: estrangement, human nature, introspection, society, social decay, dull life, life is a bitch
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.2
 3K
Trust Me (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trust Me follows flailing Hollywood agent Howard, who seemingly strikes gold after signing the next big child star. What results is an unexpected ride through the nasty inner workings of Hollywood, as Howard desperately tries to make it in an ...
Style: biting, realistic, cynical, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: starlet, prodigy, celebrity culture, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, dysfunctional character, dishonesty, showbiz, lifestyle, intrigue, youth, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.4
 11K
The Falling (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natha a poor farmer from Peepli village in the heart of rural India is about to lose his plot of land due to an unpaid bank loan. A quick fix to the problem is the a government program that aids the families of indebted farmers who have committed ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, clever, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: media, media circus, nothing goes right, society, family life, disorder, debt, family relations, media satire, life is a bitch, down on your luck, bureaucracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 6.8
 4K
Reality (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A dark comedy centering on the lives of a Neapolitan based family whose father, a fish merchant, is so infatuated with the reality TV show "Grande Fratello" (the Italian version of "Big Brother") he starts living his life as if ...
Style: clever, bleak, humorous, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: human nature, society, obsession, media satire, life turned upside down, power of media, losing-it hero, tv show, media, audition, disorder, tv ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, rome italy, naples italy, southern italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
 991
Grassroots (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Grant Cogswell, a liberal music critic decides to run for city council against a popular black incumbent and is assisted by a reporter who recently lost his job. Initially given no chance, things turn dark when Cogswell makes it into the general ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: politics, ambition, against the odds, society, media, unemployment, campaign, friends, underdog, drugs/alcohol, political campaign, political candidate ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.0
 533
Son of Morning (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young copywriter becomes the most famous man on the planet, overnight, when he is mistaken as the next messiah.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, futuristic
Plot: battle of the sexes, danger, workplace, ambition, hotel, prison, society, prison life, lovers reunited, journalism, environmentalism, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Perfect Dictatorship (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 143 min.
Story: TV MX, the most powerful Mexican Television Corporation, discloses a scandalous story involving Governor Carmelo Vargas in serious crimes and illicit business. Governor Vargas worried about his political future, decides to clean his image and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting, cynical
Plot: media, state affairs, journalism, dishonesty, political intrigue, political corruption, campaign, media satire, manipulations, tv station, corrupt politician, tv news ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Matt's Chance (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dark comedic tale about love, revenge, and the fickle nature of human morality.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: mafia, revenge, betrayal, couples, nothing goes right, infidelity, vengeance, love, cowboy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.6
 852
The Ape (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young writer, nearing a mental breakdown caused by his family and boss, moves into an apartment occupied by a walking, talking, foul-mouthed ape in a Hawaiian shirt and Converse High Tops.
Style: dark humor, biting, realistic, offbeat, cynical ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, social misfits, unlikely couple, misfit, lifestyle, mentally unstable, writer's life, love and romance, family life, fall in love, couples, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
 616
Say Uncle (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young artist (Peter Paige), desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom (Kathy Najimy) as a potential threat to the community.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: godparent, false accusation, lifestyle, gender, small town life, suburbs, small town, obsession, gays and lesbians, social relations, suburban life, playground ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Men, Women & Children (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, youth, computers and web, teenage love, parents and children, overprotective parent, teenager, infidelity, coming of age, society, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 856
Last Weekend (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an affluent matriarch gathers her dysfunctional family for a holiday at their Northern California lake house, her carefully constructed weekend begins to come apart at the seams, leading her to question her own role in the family.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic
Plot: eccentric family, family problems, death in the family, aging, dealing with death, siblings relations, family gatherings, parents and children, family relations, lake or river
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Kill Your Darlings (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A desperate young writer is lured on a wild ride through the desert by a mysterious woman in this darkly comic take on the all-American road trip. Along the way they cross paths with a hapless mobster, a 6 foot transvestite and a lovesick housewife, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, cynical, psychological ...
Plot: desert, writer's life, criminal heroes, filmmaking, hollywood, kidnapping, on the road, transvestism, crimes, celebrity culture, gangsters, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Boppin' at the Glue Factory (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A junkie nurse rules the night shift at a convalescent hospital.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor, cynical
Plot: retirement home life, workplace situations, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, workplace, drug abuse, dishonesty, elderly, retirement home, addiction, social relations, against the rules ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 162
Lovers of Hate (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dark comedy which follows two brothers who are in love with the same woman.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: estrangement, reunion, love triangle, betrayal, family relations, love and romance, siblings relations, two brothers, brother vs brother, sibling rivalry, male nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Diary of a Tired Black Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Diary of a Tired Black Man is a simple story about the complex relationships between black men and black women.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: social differences, opposites attract, looking for love, couples, love and romance, romance, interracial relations, society, black woman, ex wife, husband wife relationship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
 385
Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: gloomy, offbeat, dark humor, humorous, witty ...
Plot: fall in love, suburbs, buddies, social misfits, love and romance, city life, friends, lifestyle, misfit, urban, society, frustration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Archie's Final Project (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teen coming-of-age romantic dramedy about a media-obsessed geek and the most beautiful and twisted girl in school.
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, biting, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, introspection, misfit, teenage love, rock, teenage life, coming of age, media, high school, obsession, high school life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Color of the Chameleon (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Emil Christov's ├╝ber-stylish spy-movie pastiche, a charismatic schemer in an authoritarian police state, fired from his job as a secret-police informant, conjures up his own imaginary spy network and builds up an archive that he turns ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: government agency, dishonesty, society, state affairs, cons and scams, snitch, fighting the system, politics, sting operation, communism, informant, secret police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.8
 544
The Big Ask (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Big Ask is a dark comedy about three couples who head to the desert to help their friend heal after the death of his mother. They would do anything for him - except for the one thing he wants.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: desert, friendship, buddies, couples, disorder, best friends, moral dilemma, dealing with death, friends, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Lisa Picard Is Famous (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, celebrity culture, media satire, gays and lesbians, rise to the top, workplace, filmmaking, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Single Moms Club (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of single moms are brought together in the aftermath of an incident at their children's school.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: chick flick
Plot: single parent, support group, friends, family relations, parents and children, friendship, society, social differences, feminism, mental illness, single mother, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.0
 972
Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor
Plot: nasa, unemployment, desire for fame, friends, experimenting, unfulfillment, friendship, society, ambition, obsessive quest, partners, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Obama Effect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A serious health scare ignites John Thomas, an insurance salesman in his 50s, to take a closer look at his life. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama elected, John takes an overwhelming involvement in the Presidential ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Plot: society, midlife crisis, americana, campaign, couple relations, family relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, couples, political candidate, democracy, political campaign ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A teen movie star attempts to overcome her addition to alcohol and salvage what's left of her career after passing out on the red carpet at her big Hollywood premiere and being sent to recover with her upbeat aunt in Indiana. Morgan Carter (Jo ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: paparazzi, high school life, starlet, actor's life, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, love and romance, small town life, teenage life, rehabilitation, youth, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 127
Funny Bunny (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gene spends his days canvassing about childhood obesity. One day he canvasses Titty, an emotionally-arrested 19-year-old who has successfully sued his own father to win back a large inheritance and gotten himself disowned in the process. Gene ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: friendship, love triangle, friends, social misfits, rabbit, woman slaps man, knife, pig, bicycle
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 2014 standup special originally aired on Comedy Central.
Style: realistic, biting, talky, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: performer's life, artists and showbiz, society, live audience
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Permanent Vacation (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A camping trip results in some twisted family memories in this off-the-wall black comedy. Hoping for one last family vacation before his children leave the nest, laid-back dad Eric Bury (Frank Harper) takes his brood to a trailer park teeming with ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, dark humor, humorous, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, family problems, disorder, wish come true, nothing goes right, family relations, imaginary kingdom, husband wife relationship, oedipus complex, family vacation, born again christian, mother son incest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 3K
Paradise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After surviving a plane crash a young conservative woman suffers a crisis of faith.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical
Audience: date night
Plot: disorder, fish out of water, twentysomething life, drugs/alcohol, life turned upside down, romance, friends, self discovery, youth, friendship, coming of age, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%