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The Uptown Comedy Club (1992)
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The Uptown Comedy Club (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Plot: music, musician, rap, hip hop, singer, african american, comedian, impersonation, joke, guest, entertainment, monologue, stand up comedian, ethnic humor, celebrity impersonation, musical number, actress playing multiple roles, actor playing himself
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out parody, humorous, not serious and realistic films and TV series with plots about joke, comedian, actor playing himself, guest, stand up comedian, monologue and singer mostly in Comedy, Music and Family genres. Some movies like The Uptown Comedy Club: Doggy Fizzle Televizzle (2002), The Sammy Davis Jr. Show (1966), Flip (1970), Showtime at the Apollo (1987), Is It Bill Bailey? (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Doggy Fizzle Televizzle (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Doggy Fizzle Televizzle is a sketch comedy show that was produced by, and starred, the rap musician Snoop Dogg. It was aired on MTV in 2002 until 2003. Snoop Dogg stated that according to the contract, the show was to air six times, but it turned ...
Style: parody
Plot: singer, hip hop, african american, musician, celebrity, celebrity impersonation, joke, pop culture, entertainment, guest, ethnic humor, rap ...
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The Sammy Davis Jr. Show (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Sammy Davis Jr. Show is short-lived musical variety series hosted by Sammy Davis Jr. that aired on NBC in 1966.
Style: parody
Plot: variety show, impersonation, guest, celebrity, entertainment, joke, stand up comedian, black american, dancer, celebrity impersonation, vaudeville, dancing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Flip (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Flip Wilson Show is an hour long variety show that aired in the U.S. on NBC from September 17, 1970 to June 27, 1974. The show starred American comedian Flip Wilson; the program was one of the first American television programs starring a black ...
Style: parody, sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: variety show, music, artists and showbiz, friends, disorder, monologue, celebrity, stand up comedian, pop culture, musician, guest, ethnic humor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Showtime at the Apollo (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Showtime at the Apollo is a syndicated music television show, first broadcast on September 12, 1987 to May 24, 2008 with 1093 episodes, and is produced by the Apollo Theater. The show features live performances from both professional and ...
Plot: hip hop, ambition, artists and showbiz, music, arts and culture, once in a lifetime opportunity, comedian, stand up comedian, joke, african american, rap, talent ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Is It Bill Bailey? (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Is It Bill Bailey? was a stand up / sketch comedy series written by and starring Bill Bailey. One series of six episodes was produced and aired on BBC Two in 1998, and it has never been recommissioned or released on DVD. It was to have been repeated ...
Plot: singer, comedian, british, joke, musician, monologue, stand up comedian, british tv, song, singing, musical number, actor playing himself
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Def Comedy Jam (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Def Comedy Jam is a HBO television series produced by Russell Simmons. The series had its original run from July 1, 1992 to January 1, 1997. The show returned on HBO's fall lineup in 2006. Def Comedy Jam helped to launch the careers of several ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: stereotypes, african american, live performance, joke, hip hop, comedian, entertainment, guest, rap, stand up comedian, actor playing himself, live audience ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Chappelle's Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Chappelle's Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by comedians Dave Chappelle and Neal Brennan, with Chappelle hosting the show as well as starring in various sketches. Chappelle, Brennan and Michele Armour were the ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, suspense, cynical ...
Plot: marijuana, comedian, dark humor, racism, african american, guest, interracial relations, hip hop, impersonating, media, artists and showbiz, social problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour is an American variety show starring American pop-singer Cher and her husband, Sonny Bono. The show ran on CBS in the United States, when it premiered in August 1971. The show was canceled May 1974, due to the ...
Plot: celebrity, monologue, singer, joke, variety show, married couple, actor playing himself, duo, actress playing multiple roles, song, singing, comedy team ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
House of Buggin' (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: House of Buggin' is a short-lived Latino-themed sketch comedy television show, which aired on Sunday night at 8:30 pm est in 1995, starring John Leguizamo and Luis Guzmán. It was aired on the FOX Network, but removed from broadcasting ...
Style: parody
Plot: stereotypes, comedian, social satire, stand up comedian, joke, hip hop, rap, ethnic humor, satire, latin
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: musician, singer, politics, performance, cross dressing, comedian, actor, workplace, artists and showbiz, friends, celebrity culture, adult humor ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Redd Foxx Comedy Hour (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Redd Foxx Comedy Hour was a ABC produced variety show hosted by Redd Foxx (John Elroy Sanford) following his hit sitcom Sanford and Son. It debuted on September 15, 1977 and last aired on January 26, 1978. Despite being rated by critics as ...
Style: parody
Plot: variety show, comedian, guest, monologue, african american, stand up comedian, joke, ethnic humor, social satire, satire, actor playing himself, variety
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Lyricist Lounge Show (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Lyricist Lounge Show was an American sketch comedy series that aired on MTV from 2000 to 2001 that combined hip-hop music with raps interspersed throughout the sketches. As Wordsworth, BabeePower, and Master Fuol rap on the theme song: ...
Plot: african american, hip hop, rapper, rap, joke, actor playing himself
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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All That (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A combination sketch comedy/musical performance show in the tradition of "Saturday Night Live," this program starred a teenage cast and was targeted at younger viewers.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, parody
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: performance, comedian, guest, singer, musician, music, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, media, celebrity culture, cross dressing, variety show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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MADtv (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: MADtv is an American sketch comedy television series based on Mad, and contained animated Spy vs. Spy and Don Martin cartoon shorts as well as images of Alfred E. Neuman. Its first TV broadcast was on October 14, 1995. The one-hour show aired ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: guest, comedian, live performance, singer, musician, celebrity culture, performance, artists and showbiz, cross dressing, actor, celebrity, pop culture ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour is an American comedy and variety show hosted by the Smothers Brothers and initially airing on CBS from 1967 to 1969.
Style: parody
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell is an American television comedy-variety program that ran on ABC from September 1975 to January 1976, hosted by Howard Cosell and executive-produced by Roone Arledge. The series ran for 18 episodes before being ...
Style: parody
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Ben Stiller Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 306 min.
TV show
Story: The Ben Stiller Show is the name of two sketch comedy television shows that aired on MTV from 1990 to 1991, and then on Fox from September 1992 to January 1993. The Fox show stars Ben Stiller, Andy Dick, Janeane Garofalo and Bob Odenkirk. Character ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! is an American sketch comedy television series, created by and starring Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, which premiered February 11, 2007 on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim comedy block and ran until May ...
Style: parody, surreal, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The New Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The New Show is a NBC sketch comedy show produced by Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels, which ran for only one season from January 6 to March 23, 1984. Apart from being 60 minutes in length and entirely pre-recorded, the show is similar in ...
Style: parody
Plot: celebrity, absurdism, sexual humor, sex, guest, pop culture, joke, monologue, comedian, absurd humor, social satire, stand up comedian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Comedy Now! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Comedy Now! is a Canadian comedy television series which debuted in 1997 featuring the newest in Canadian comedic talent. The show has won numerous Gemini Awards as well as many international awards. It is broadcast in Canada on The Comedy Network ...
Style: parody, humorous, offbeat, live comedy
Plot: society, social relations, state affairs, music, media, workplace, topical humor, live performance, satire, male female relationship, impersonation, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
That Was The Week That Was (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Topical political satire program that poked fun at the events of the week. A series of musical numbers, skits, and irreverent humor. It prided itself on being controversial.
Plot: politics, guest, social satire, monologue, fake news report, political satire, entertainment, topical humor, tv news, journalism, stand up comedian, journalist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Important Things with Demetri Martin (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Important Things with Demetri Martin is a sketch-variety show that aired on Comedy Central starring comedian Demetri Martin. Each episode examined a single theme, the "important thing", such as timing, power, control and money. All ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, not serious, clever ...
Plot: comedian, singer, musician, talented, actor, society, artists and showbiz, counterculture, social relations, social satire, stand up comedian, absurd humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
In Living Color (1990)
Genre: Comedy
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 ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: comedian, african american, interracial relations, disorder, social differences, gays and lesbians, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, media, lifestyle, hip hop culture, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Country Corn (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hee Haw is an American television variety show featuring country music and humor with fictional rural Kornfield Kounty as a backdrop. It aired on CBS-TV from 1969–1971 before a 20-year run in local syndication. The show was inspired by Rowan ...
Style: sexy, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: variety show, artists and showbiz, music, country, americana, country music, comedian, celebrity guests, variety
Time: 60s, 90s, 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Andy's Funhouse (1979)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: This special was taped in 1977 but did not air until August 1979, on ABC. It featured most of Andy's famous gags, including Foreign Man/Latka and his Elvis Presley impersonation, as well as a host of unique segments (including a special ...
Style: parody, cult film, post modern
Plot: surrealism, satire, rock music, celebrity impersonation, absurdism, puppet, stand up comedian, pop culture, variety show, monologue, social satire, joke ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tenacious D: The Complete Master Works (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tenacious D: The Greatest Band on Earth is a TV series that ran on HBO in 1997, 1999 and 2000. It featured the fictional accounts of the real band Tenacious D, which is composed of members Jack Black and Kyle Gass. All of the episodes of the show ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat, alternative comedy
Plot: heavy metal culture, heavy metal, musician, musical tour, performance, friends, disorder, failed attempt, singer, music, desire for fame, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Rutland Weekend Television (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rutland Weekend Television was a television sketch show on BBC2, written by Eric Idle with music by Neil Innes. Two series were broadcast, the first consisting of six episodes in 1975, the second of seven in 1976. A Christmas special also aired on ...
Style: parody, cynical, witty, clever, surreal ...
Plot: showbiz, tv show, rock, artists and showbiz, music, media satire, disorder, silly humor, media, music band, fictional band, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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
Plot: comedian, satire, disorder, mishap, silly humor, media satire, celebrity culture, workplace, partners, lifestyle, performer's life, media ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Richard Pryor Show (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Richard Pryor Show is an American comedy variety series starring Richard Pryor. It premiered on NBC on Tuesday, September 13, 1977 at 8 p.m. opposite ABC's popular television shows Laverne & Shirley and Happy Days. The show was ...
Style: realistic, not serious, suspense, exciting, biting ...
Plot: satire, variety show, media, society, performer's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, disorder, interracial relations, stereotypes, singer, surrealism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Story: A TV special celebrating the 15th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits ...
Style: parody, live comedy
Plot: joke, live performance, social satire, television, irreverence, guest, pop culture, political satire, celebrity, celebrity impersonation, tv show, politics ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%