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Chappelle's Show
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: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, biting, dark humor, cynical, live comedy, comic, topical humor ...
Plot: hip hop, interracial relations, society, disorder, music, racism, artists and showbiz, media, masturbation, guest, comedian, singer, marijuana, musician, african american, politically correct, ethnic, impersonating, social problems, sexual activity, catch phrase, showbiz, tv, sketch, racial stereotype ...
Time: contemporary
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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 artists and showbiz, parody, disorder, media, joke, comedian and singing mostly in Comedy, Music and Musical genres. Some movies like Chappelle's Show: Saturday Night Live (1975), In Living Color (1990), MADtv (1995), The Richard Pryor Show (1977), Chocolate News (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Saturday Night Live
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. ...
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Place: new york, usa, america
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Genre: Comedy
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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 ...
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Duration: 11 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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MADtv
Genre: Comedy
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 ...
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Audience: teens
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The Richard Pryor Show
Genre: Comedy
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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 ...
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Chocolate News
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Style: clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
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The Underground
Genre: Comedy
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Important Things with Demetri Martin
Genre: Comedy
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Stella
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty
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Putney Swope
Genre: Comedy
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Time: 60s
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American Dreamz
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The new season of "American Dreamz," the wildly popular television singing contest, has captured the country's attention, as the competition looks to be between a young Midwestern gal (Moore) and a showtunes-loving young man from ...
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The Kids in the Hall
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
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Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Bamboozled
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: TV producer Pierre Delacroix (Damon Wayans) becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a minstrel show. The network not only airs it, but it incredibly becomes ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Flight of the Conchords
Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
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