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Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995)
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Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995)
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: humorous, offbeat, witty, surreal, not serious, toilet humor, alternative comedy, cult movie cast
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, satire, comedian, performer's life, partners, artists and showbiz, media, mishap, lifestyle, disorder, workplace, goofy hero, celebrity culture, media satire, silly humor, sex, gay, religion, friendship, violence, politics, family relations, rock music, homosexual, singing ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and realistic films and TV series with plots about parody, joke, comedian, social satire, satire, irreverence and absurdism mostly in Comedy, Music and Reality-TV genres. Some movies like Mr. Show with Bob and David: The State (1993), The Kids in the Hall (1988), Funny or Die Presents... (2010), Saturday Night Live (1975), The Birthday Boys (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
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: humorous, not serious, surreal, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, farce, prank, workplace, artists and showbiz, media, siblings relations, partners, goofy hero, media satire, showbiz, tv ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The State (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The State is a half-hour sketch-comedy television show, originally broadcast in the USA on MTV between December 17, 1993, and July 1, 1995. The show combined bizarre characters and scenarios to present sketches that won the favor of its target ...
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: homosexual, comedian, satire, farce, parody, cross dressing, fish out of water, cult, misfit, partners, nothing goes right, odd couple ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Kids in the Hall (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Kids in the Hall is a Canadian sketch comedy group formed in 1984, consisting of comedians Dave Foley, Kevin McDonald, Bruce McCulloch, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson. Their eponymous television show ran from 1988 to 1994 on CBC in Canada, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, witty, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bar, disorder, workplace, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, media, workplace situations, social satire, satire, homosexual, secretary, entertainment ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Funny or Die Presents... (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Funny or Die Presents is a half-hour sketch comedy show that spawned from the comedy website Funny or Die, created by Will Ferrell & Adam McKay. It premiered on HBO on February 19, 2010. It is also currently being broadcast in the UK on Sky ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, offbeat, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: media, artists and showbiz, disorder, actor's life, silly humor, friends, comedian, joke, television, internet video, farce, parody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Saturday Night Live (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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: not serious, humorous, witty, talky, topical humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, musician, singer, politics, cross dressing, comedian, performance, actor, friends, celebrity culture, workplace, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, america
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The Birthday Boys (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: "The Birthday Boys" is a scripted original sketch comedy, executive produced by Bob Odenkirk ("Breaking Bad", "Mr. Show") and Ben Stiller ("The Secret Life of Walter Mitty", "Zoolander"). The series ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, disorder, goofy hero, stupidity, absurdism, comedian, comedy team, surrealism, joke, irreverence, silly humor, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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In Living Color (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, humorous, witty, topical humor, realistic ...
Plot: parody, comedian, interracial relations, african american, disorder, social differences, workplace situations, lifestyle, media, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, new york, los angeles
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Kroll Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Kroll Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by and starring comedian Nick Kroll. Kroll, John Levenstein, and Jonathan Krisel serve as the show's executive producers. The series premiered on January 16, 2013, on the ...
Style: humorous, live comedy, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, silly humor, live performance, comedian, impersonation, pop culture, social satire, absurd humor, joke, goofy hero, basketball, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Richard Pryor Show (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: witty, humorous, exciting, biting, suspense ...
Plot: satire, variety show, interracial relations, performer's life, media, society, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, disorder, stand up comedian, song, singer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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The Ben Stiller Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 306 min.
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 ...
Style: alternative comedy
Plot: parody, media, disorder, musician, irreverence, comedian, singing, interview, sex, joke, actor, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Monty Python’s Flying Circus is a British sketch comedy series created by the comedy group Monty Python and broadcast by the BBC from 1969 to 1974. The shows were composed of surreality, risqué or innuendo-laden humour, sight gags and ...
Style: surreal, biting, not serious, suspense, witty ...
Plot: satire, crossdressing, weirdo, insanity, stupidity, monty python, cross dressing, goofy hero, society, workplace, nothing goes right, fish out of water ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe
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The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
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: sitcom, humorous, clever, witty, suspense ...
Plot: satire, parody, workplace, producer, showbiz, tv show, performer's life, media, anchor, disorder, guest, self involved ...
Time: 90s
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Stella (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Stella was a short-lived television series that originally ran from June 28, 2005 to August 30, 2005 on the American television channel Comedy Central, created by and starring Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter, and David Wain, the three members ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, realistic, sitcom ...
Plot: stupidity, parody, roommate, everyday life, goofy hero, love and romance, disorder, friends, guest, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
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MADtv (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Reality-TV, Talk-Show
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: comedian, guest, live performance, singer, musician, performance, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, cross dressing, actor, television, musical number ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa
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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Steve Martin (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A collection of Steve Martin's best skits.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty
Plot: media, performer's life, love and romance, workplace, nothing goes right, partners, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, misfit, showbiz, workplace romance, boss and employee ...
Time: 90s
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Human Giant (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Human Giant is a sketch comedy show on MTV, starring writer/performers Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer and directed primarily by Jason Woliner. The show ran for two seasons. In interviews, the group has mentioned that they were offered a third ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedian, stupidity, disorder, mishap, friends, buddies, silly humor, agent, odd, chaos and mayhem, joke, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Important Things with Demetri Martin (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, clever ...
Plot: comedian, singer, musician, artists and showbiz, society, actor, talented, counterculture, social relations, social satire, parody, monologue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Dog Bites Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Dog Bites Man is a partially improvised comedy television show on Comedy Central that aired in summer 2006. It began airing on The Comedy Channel in Australia in June 2007. The series was produced by DreamWorks Television.
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, sitcom, realistic ...
Plot: parody, comedian, journalist, journalism, media satire, workplace, workplace situations, celebrity culture, disorder, partners, news satire, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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52%
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Pretend Time (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Nick Swardson's Pretend Time was a TV sketch comedy show created by and starring comedian and actor Nick Swardson. The show premiered on Tuesday, October 12, 2010, at 10 p.m. EST on Comedy Central and ran for two seasons, with the final ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, toilet humor, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, androids and robots, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, disorder, gay, absurd humor, actor playing himself, absurdism, monologue, comedian, joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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51%
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Comedy Now! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
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: offbeat, humorous, canadian humor, live comedy, topical humor ...
Plot: parody, workplace, society, social relations, music, state affairs, media, stand up comedian, absurdism, live performance, monologue, singing ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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49%
The Big Gay Sketch Show (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: A sketch-comedy series featuring a cast of up-and-coming comics performing live skits, musical numbers and political satire.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, live comedy ...
Plot: parody, satire, celebrity culture, politics, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, gender bending, social satire, live performance, joke, political satire, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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48%
Michael & Michael Have Issues. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Michael & Michael Have Issues is a cable television comedy series starring comedians and actors Michael Ian Black and Michael Showalter, who created the series. Both comedians appeared together in several TV comedy series, including The State, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: tv show, friendship, producer, backstage, buddies, odd couple, intern, friends, self involved, artists and showbiz, actor's life, staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Upright Citizens Brigade (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Upright Citizens Brigade is an improvisational comedy and sketch comedy group that emerged from Chicago's ImprovOlympic in 1990. The most recent incarnation consists of Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts, and Matt Walsh. The original ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious, surreal
Plot: comedian, chaos, silly humor, chaos and mayhem, odd, squad, disorder, comedienne, satire, bong, bomb squad, actress playing multiple roles ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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48%
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Super Dave (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Super Dave is a Canadian/American variety show starring and hosted by the fictional character Super Dave Osborne. It ran from 1987 to 1991 on Showtime in the US and the Global Television Network in Canada. Super Dave was spun off from the sketch ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, realistic, not serious, canadian humor
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, parody, tv show, athlete's life, friends, performer's life, escapades, disorder, goofy hero, nothing goes right, chaos, adventurer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
At Last the 1948 Show (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: At Last the 1948 Show is a satirical TV show made by David Frost's company, Paradine Productions, in association with Rediffusion London. Transmitted on Britain's ITV network during 1967 and 1968, it brought Cambridge Footlights humour to ...
Style: not serious, surreal, offbeat, humorous, witty
Plot: satire, media satire, couple relations, human nature, media, performer's life, buddies, workplace, love and romance, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, workplace situations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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48%
My Breakfast with Blassie (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: My Breakfast with Blassie is a movie starring Andy Kaufman and professional wrestler "Classy" Freddie Blassie. It is a mostly improvised parody of the popular art film My Dinner with Andre and is set in a restaurant where Kaufman and ...
Style: talky, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, family gatherings, media satire, hollywood, terminal illness, showbiz, celebrity culture, disorder, restaurant, writer's life, performer's life, prank ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
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47%
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: The Best of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: A hilarious collection of some of the best Triumph the Insult Comic Dog segments from "Late Night with Conan O'Brien."
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: late night, showbiz, celebrity culture, parody, artists and showbiz, disorder, lifestyle, partners, puppet, comedian, joke, absurd humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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47%
The Showbiz Show with David Spade (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Showbiz Show with David Spade was a weekly television program on Comedy Central that starred comedian David Spade. It is a comedic parody of celebrity news programs such as Entertainment Tonight and Access Hollywood. The show was developed from ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, topical humor
Plot: showbiz, media satire, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, media, celebrity guests, magazine, celebrity, pop culture, social satire, live audience, news satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Chocolate News (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chocolate News is a satirical news show hosted and head written by David Alan Grier with an emphasis on African American culture. The show aired on Wednesday nights at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central as a lead-in to their other news satire programs, The ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, suspense, biting ...
Plot: parody, satire, media satire, hip hop culture, society, media, stereotypes, news satire, tv news, radio broadcasting, hip hop, entertainment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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47%
Mind of Mencia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mind of Mencia was an American television comedy series on the cable channel Comedy Central. Hosted by Carlos Mencia, it aired from 2005 to 2008.
Style: witty, realistic, not serious, ethnic humor, live comedy ...
Plot: performer's life, disorder, society, celebrity culture, couples, social relations, stand up comedian, parody, mexican, live performance, latin, live audience ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
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