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Mr. Show with Bob and David
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
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 Odenkirk introduced most episodes as heightened versions of themselves, before transitioning to a mixture of live sketches and pre-taped segments. The show featured a number of alternative comedians as both cast members and writers, including Sarah Silverman, Paul F. Tompkins, Jack Black, Tom Kenny, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Brian Posehn, Jerry Minor, Scott Aukerman, and Dino Stamatopoulos. It was nominated for four Primetime Emmy Awards, as well as a Golden Satellite Award.
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, cult movie cast, based on sketch comedy, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: goofy hero, performer's life, celebrity culture, parody, media satire, artists and showbiz, media, disorder, workplace, partners, comedian, mishap, lifestyle, showbiz, tv, shrinking, live audience, live performance, miniaturization, political satire, religion, homosexual, comedy team, music video, stupidity ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and witty films and TV series with plots about disorder, parody, artists and showbiz, comedian, media, joke and irreverence mostly in Comedy, Music and Documentary genres. Some movies like Mr. Show with Bob and David: Saturday Night Live (1975), In Living Color (1990), The Kids in the Hall (1988), MADtv (1995), The Groove Tube (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 90 min.
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