Movies and TV shows like Chappelle's Show

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Chappelle's Show (2003)
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Chappelle's Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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 show's executive producers. The series premiered on January 22, 2003, on the American cable television network Comedy Central. The show ran for two complete seasons and a third, truncated season. After numerous delays, production of the third season of the show was abruptly ended when Chappelle left the show. Three episodes were compiled from the completed work and these episodes aired from July 9 to July 23, 2006. Re-runs frequently air on Comedy Central and around the world on MTV in Germany, Comedy Central in Brazil, The Comedy Network in Canada, The Comedy Channel and 7mate in Australia and FX in the United Kingdom. Chappelle's Show was also shown on WGN America and was syndicated to various television stations across the U.S. including MyNetworkTV. TV Guide ranked it #31 on their list of "TV's Top 100 Shows".
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, not serious, ethnic humor, topical humor, live comedy, biting, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: marijuana, comedian, racism, african american, social problems, interracial relations, guest, hip hop, artists and showbiz, media, impersonating, musician, singer, television, interview, absurd humor, stereotype, pop culture, sexual humor, prank, racial stereotype, showbiz, stereotypes, show business, masturbation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york

Most similar movies to Chappelle's Show

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 comedian, joke, parody, satire, actor playing himself, monologue and social satire mostly in Comedy, Music and Reality-TV genres. Some movies like Chappelle's Show: MADtv (1995), Saturday Night Live (1975), Mind of Mencia (2005), The Kids in the Hall (1988), CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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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100%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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
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51%
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CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Style: not serious, witty, realistic, humorous, talky ...
Plot: theater, racism, homosexuality, stereotype, sex, husband wife relationship, musical number, christmas, dating, sexual humor, social satire, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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51%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%
The Rick Mercer Report (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A weekly helping of topical satire, funny takes on the week's top stories and Canada-wide adventures.
Style: witty, humorous, live comedy, topical humor, semi serious ...
Plot: journalism, politics, media satire, state affairs, society, celebrity culture, social satire, stand up comedian, parody, political satire, live performance, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Underground (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, dark humor, realistic, not serious, offbeat
Plot: parody, satire, lifestyle, social differences, interracial relations, americana, celebrity culture, racism, disorder, society, stand up comedian, joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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30 Rock (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: 30 Rock is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, topical humor ...
Plot: writers, friendship, parody, writing, actor, showbiz, tv show, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (2008)
Genre: Comedy, News
Country: USA
Story: Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday is an American limited-run series broadcast on NBC. It is a political satire news show spin-off from Saturday Night Live, featuring that show's "Weekend Update" segment. It initially ran for ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, suspense, biting ...
Plot: politics, parody, satire, political satire, media, society, state affairs, artists and showbiz, silly humor, newscast, interview, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Best Week Ever (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Best Week Ever is a weekly television program on the United States cable/satellite network VH1. It started airing in 2004 and was put on hiatus in the summer of 2009. In January 2010, it was announced that the show was cancelled. On August 3, 2012, ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, not serious, topical humor ...
Plot: comedian, celebrity, celebrity guests, celebrity culture, social satire, musician, joke, monologue, pop culture, band, studio, radio dj ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In is an American sketch comedy television program that ran for 140 episodes from January 22, 1968, to March 12, 1973, on the NBC television network. It was hosted by comedians Dan Rowan and Dick Martin and featured, ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: satire, odd couple, goofy hero, disorder, silly humor, social satire, stupidity, monologue, variety, comedy team, musical number, racial stereotype ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Uptown Comedy Club (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: ethnic humor
Plot: music, african american, singer, stand up comedian, comedian, musician, joke, monologue, celebrity impersonation, entertainment, actress playing multiple roles, musical number ...
Time: 90s
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41%
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Tosh.0 (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A weekly topical series hosted by comedian Daniel Tosh that delves into all aspects of the Internet, from the ingenious to the absurd to the medically inadvisable.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, topical humor, toilet humor
Audience: boys' night
Plot: comedian, stupidity, mishap, videotaping, pop culture, absurdism, gay interest, stand up comedian, prank, monologue, absurd humor, joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Marci X (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Jewish-American Princess is forced to take control of a hard-core hip-hop record label and tries to rein the one of the label's most controversial rappers.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, controversial, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: hip hop, interracial relations, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, tv show, showbiz, music, media, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Doggy Fizzle Televizzle (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
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: ethnic humor
Plot: song, actor playing himself, african american, singing, hip hop, parody, celebrity impersonation, entertainment, pop culture, musician, rap, celebrity ...
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39%
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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 ⇓
39%
The Ron James Show (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Ron James Show is a Canadian television comedy show, which debuted on CBC Television on September 25, 2009. Starring comedian Ron James, the show intersperses filmed and stage sketches with clips of James performing his stand-up routine. One of ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, suspense ...
Plot: satire, politics, society, state affairs, artists and showbiz, parody, stand up comedian, joke, comedian, stereotypes, actor playing himself, live performance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
New York Stand-Up Show (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Chicks dig a British accent so either learn from the real deal or prepare to swoon when the Daily Show's John Oliver headlines his own series featuring wildly original stand-up sets from the likes of Eugene Mirman and Brian Posehn. Cheerio, ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, performer's life, lifestyle, showbiz, introspection, disorder, theater, liberal, fast talker, profanity, culture clash, comedian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
38%
 7.9
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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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37%
 8.4
 2K
Jam (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Story: A collection of bleakly dark comedy sketches pushing the boundaries of taste, decency and television in general, shot using new and different techniques and fading slowly in and out of each other against a slow musical soundtrack. Regular themes ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, cynical, dark humor, surreal ...
Plot: postmodernism, disorder, society, politically correct, social satire, surrealism, absurdism, craziness, irreverence, perversion, music, radio broadcasting ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Sammy Davis Jr. Show (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Sammy Davis Jr. Show is short-lived musical variety series hosted by Sammy Davis Jr. that aired on NBC in 1966.
Plot: variety show, comedian, stand up comedian, joke, dancer, monologue, parody, black american, singer, entertainment, vaudeville, song ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.4
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Review (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series uses “mockumentary” techniques to depict the fictional, reality television-style adventures of enthusiastic professional critic Forrest MacNeil, who hosts a TV show called "Review" in which he engages in any life experience ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: critic, workplace, fish out of water, media, ratings, comedian, neighbor, stupidity, divorce, casual sex, theft, tv show ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%