Movies and TV shows that are like The Comeback

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The Comeback
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic, biting
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, comeback, celebrity culture, media satire, tv show, ambition, media, disorder, workplace, makeup artist, director, actress, model, network, backstage, woman, television studio, fictional reality show, hollywood, television show, washed up star, pilot, talking to the camera, aunt, television crew, actor, television, husband wife relationship, camera, lifestyle, producer, worn out, self involved, roommate, musician
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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Entourage
Comedy, Drama
USA
28 min.
 8.5
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Comedy
USA
28 min.
 8.7
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Most similar movies to The Comeback

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots including artists and showbiz, showbiz, sitcom, actor's life, lifestyle, friends and workplace themes mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Comeback: Starlets (2000), Fat Actress (2005), Episodes (2011), Entourage (2004), 30 Rock (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Starlets
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic, offbeat
Plot: parody, actor's life, hollywood, celebrity culture, showbiz, sitcom, tv show, television, artists and showbiz, media, workplace, media satire, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, actress, actor, starlet, lifestyle, filmmaking, high school student, high school, gossip and rumors, backstage, director, producer, star
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: california, usa
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Fat Actress
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, hollywood, celebrity culture, media satire, physical appearance, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media, celebrity guests, clothes, lifestyle, convertible, obesity, actress, hypocrisy, comeback
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   70%
    User:   79%
 
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Episodes
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, cynical
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, writer's life, culture clash, tv show, television, sitcom, artists and showbiz, actor's life, womanizer, couple relations, celebrity culture, media satire, workplace situations, workplace, media, society, couples, actor, promiscuity, blind character, mistress, network, agent, director, sexual attraction, producer, self involved, actress, hotshot, reluctant, success, sexual activity, hot and sexy, boss, englishwoman abroad, lifestyle, british, englishman abroad, infidelity, jealousy, adultery, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, marriage, career
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   73%
 
 8.5
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Entourage
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic, sexy, cynical
Plot: hollywood, buddies, friendship, celebrity culture, showbiz, womanizer, celebrity, wealth, artists and showbiz, movie business, male friendship, aspiring actor, money, actor's life, friends, desire for fame, rising to stardom, ambition, partners, disorder, fame, actor, step siblings, agent, irresponsible, producer, business venture, stupidity, star, director, manager, deal, casual sex, immature, party, sexual activity, success, old friend, relatives, assistant, hot and sexy, career, young man, film industry, lifestyle, movie star, eccentricity, pot smoking, sex talk, sitcom
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
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30 Rock
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting, cynical, topical humor
Plot: sitcom, showbiz, jazz, writer's life, verbal byplay, writing, employer employee relationship, workplace, female protagonist, boss and employee, tv show, celebrity impersonation, parody, office, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, friendship, media, tv, entertainment, woman with glasses, pop culture, comedian, actor, actress, power relations, disorder, nothing goes right, actor's life, tv crew, feminism, feminist, staff, tv station, sexual humor, television, man with glasses, joke, stand up comedian, cross dressing, singer, friend, friends, boss, loud, unsupportive coworkers, supportive coworker, network, up and down relationship, irresponsible
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   64%
    User:   55%
 
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Back to You
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: battle of the sexes, journalism, boss and employee, suburbs, ex-lover, tv news, friendship, media satire, showbiz, tv show, suburban life, workplace situations, lifestyle, workplace, couples, actor's life, single parent, young lovers, workplace romance, lovers reunited, artists and showbiz, media, friends, power relations, anchor, father figure, sitcom
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   48%
 
Pauly Shore Is Dead
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, funny, satirical, witty, realistic, biting, cynical, idiotic, melancholic, comic, absurd, road movie, clever, ridiculous, surreal, stylized, harsh, entertaining, talky
Plot: nothing goes right, death, actor's life, weed, stupidity, showbiz, parody, dumb, brutality, lame, store, filmmaking, family, nudity (topless - notable), artists and showbiz, hollywood, life & death, pornography, storytelling, catastrophe, vengeance, ghost, mentor, dialogue, first contact, fantasy world, adaptation, splatter, desire for fame, justice, internet, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, revenge, god, lone hero, creativity, celebrity culture, redemption, gangsters, crazy, corruption, fight scenes, sexualized violence, cons and scams, crime gone awry, media satire, tv show, disorder, plan
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   55%
 
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Curb Your Enthusiasm
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, cynical, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, couple relations, suburbs, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, misfit, conversation, couples, disorder, buddies, social misfits, mishap, celebrity culture, media satire, suburban life, misunderstanding, discussion, bad luck, celebrity, man with glasses, husband wife relationship, workplace, media, politically correct, network, agent, social awkwardness, divorced divorcee, everyday life, alienation, humiliation, star, comedian, manager, actor, actress, antisocial behavior, divorce, millionaire, misadventure, lifestyle, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, vulgarity, handheld camera, sexual humor, uptight character
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   57%
 
Life's Too Short
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic, dark humor, offbeat, witty
Plot: physical appearance, sitcom, showbiz, misfit, disorder, artists and showbiz, actor's life, celebrity culture, ambition, dwarf, workplace, actor, agent, unsuccessful, small time, politically correct, hapless, backstage, comedian, lifestyle, money problems, everyday life, fame, financial problem, antisocial behavior, divorce, middle aged, success, frustration, odd, career, coworker
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   52%
 
 8.3
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Extras
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, cynical, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, best friends, celebrity culture, showbiz, media, british humour, movie star, aspiring actor, celebrity, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, friendship, media satire, tv show, nothing goes right, workplace, ambition, unfulfillment, disorder, friends, actor, unsuccessful, small time, politically correct, backstage, agent, superior, christmas, everyday life, star, popularity, fame, frustration, success, lifestyle, director, comedy team, struggle, career
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
Hollywood Acting Studio
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: actor's life, teachers and students, hollywood, artists and showbiz, college, desire for fame, follow your dream, college life, ambition, hopes, acting class, ensemble, theater
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
 6.0
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Joey
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, womanizer, actor's life, hollywood, aspiring actor, singleness, thirtysomething life, artists and showbiz, urban, misfit, disorder, city life, buddies, friendship, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, friends, couples, family relations, lifestyle, apartment, brother sister relationship, actor, italian american, uncle nephew relationship, sex, neighbor, friend, scientist, mother son relationship, agent, kiss, promiscuity
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   41%
 
 6.6
 68K
Entourage
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: sexy, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, feel good, cynical, harsh, entertaining, clever, talky, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, hollywood, buddies, chase, pornography, celebrity culture, reality tv, sex, relationships, financier, womanizer, nightclub, rivalry, alcohol, movie star, aspiring actor, celebrity, show business, relationship vs career, brutality, adaptation, betrayal, dialogue, showbiz, mentor, alter ego, television, sexualized violence, catastrophe, storytelling, greed, murder, drug abuse, vengeance, fantasy world, first contact, artists and showbiz, nudity (topless - notable), corruption, police investigation, obsession, justice, gangsters, friends, twists & turns, life philosophy, drinking, destiny, actor's life, revenge
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, ibiza, texas, italy, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 
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For Your Consideration
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Style: clever, humorous, not serious, satirical, witty, absurd, realistic, offbeat, biting, funny, cynical, talky, melancholic, dark humor, cerebral, surreal, interesting, entertaining, earnest, dramatic
Plot: hollywood, obsession, actor's life, parody, farce, writers, media satire, sarcasm, dialogue, showbiz, filmmaking, pornography, fantasy world, catastrophe, multiple storylines, storytelling, life philosophy, stereotypes, family drama, dysfunctional family, adaptation, ambition, family, mentor, drinking, runaway, media, nudity (topless - notable), brutality, greed, culture clash, jewish, artists and showbiz, deadpan, creativity, terminal illness, existentialism, destiny, splatter, desire for fame, corruption, small town, period piece, rising to stardom, jews, celebrity culture, thanksgiving, acting class, foreskin, self centeredness
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
 8.3
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The Soup
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, biting, cynical
Plot: celebrity culture, studio, magazine, media satire, comedian, showbiz, chihuahua, pop culture, tv show, artists and showbiz, media, dog, ratings, cat, intern, sidekick, gossip and rumors, dancer, manager, geek, chroma key, joke, young man, shooting
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
Brother's Justice
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, martial arts, artists and showbiz, buddies, follow your dream, hopes, partners, friends, producer, lifestyle, movie making, rejection, swearing, partnership, best friend, director, wrestling, beer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
The Jamie Foxx Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, hotel, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, workplace, hollywood, aspiring actor, performer's life, wooing, family business, workplace romance, workplace situations, ambition, love and romance, friends, african american, comedian, stand up comedian, singer, marriage, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
State of Georgia
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, best friends, city life, family, twentysomething life, urban, aspiring actor, friends, actor's life, friendship, desire for fame, ambition, artists and showbiz, graduate student, physics, lifestyle, geek, best friend, aunt niece relationship, dream, female protagonist, self confidence, party
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
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The Sarah Silverman Program.
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, biting, cynical, witty, toilet humor, ethnic humor
Plot: goofy hero, music, misfit, sitcom, disorder, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, family relations, friends, pet, officer, drug humor, camp, sexual joke, stupidity, vulgarity, gay couple, fart joke, sister sister relationship, absurd humor, sexual humor, comedian, stand up comedian, dog, irresponsible, self involved, antisocial behavior, homosexual
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
The Comedians
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: ego clash, sitcom, showbiz, tv show, comedian, artists and showbiz, media, workplace situations, workplace, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
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Telenovela
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: actor's life, tv show, artists and showbiz, actor, actress, latinx lead, showbiz, workplace situations, workplace, media, disorder, tv star, latina, ex husband ex wife relationship, sitcom
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
Greg the Bunny
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: puppets, showbiz, puppet, tv show, workplace situations, sitcom, artists and showbiz, workplace, imaginary, disorder, nothing goes right, actor's life, buddies, media satire, workplace intrigue, friends, rabbit, vampire, network
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   31%
 
He's Way More Famous Than You
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, desire for fame, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, showbiz, filmmaking, hopes, lifestyle, fame, celebrity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
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Love Shack
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic, sexy
Plot: strong sexual content, actor's life, nothing goes right, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, couples, reunion, showbiz, disorder, transsexual, comeback, anal sex, incest, eye patch, porn industry, implied sex, dominatrix, stereotype, female nudity, parody, sex, mini dress, blue panties, cleavage, scantily clad female, panties, quibbling
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
 8.3
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Party Down
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, cynical
Plot: sitcom, ambition, hopes, disorder, hollywood, aspiring actor, workplace, desire for fame, friendship, workplace situations, partners, artists and showbiz, friends, comedian, actor, party, hapless, wannabe, guest, petty job, humiliation, staff, actress, musician, marijuana, doubts and hesitations, odd, woman with glasses, bartender, man with glasses, coworker, team, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   31%
 
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Half & Half
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, touching, realistic
Plot: battle of the sexes, sitcom, siblings relations, culture clash, sibling relationship, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, family relations, looking for love, singleness, twentysomething life, half sister, sister sister relationship, african american, female protagonist, initially antagonists, brother sister relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
Breaking & Entering
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: showbiz, workplace situations, hollywood, artists and showbiz, workplace, buddies, desire for fame, follow your dream, friends, hopes, breaking and entering, assistant, celebrity, personal assistant
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   29%
 
Son of the Beach
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, realistic, gag humor
Plot: sitcom, physical appearance, parody, workplace situations, workplace, lifeguard, cliche, sexual innuendo, asian stereotype, anti hero, gay son, shorts, dog actor, nazi, bikini, muscular, breasts, blonde, absurd humor, beach, adult humor, mayor, gay slur, dog
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   32%
 

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I'm Alan Partridge
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, offbeat, based on radio show
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, down on your luck, hotel, radio, artists and showbiz, british humour, buddies, desire for fame, friendship, celebrity culture, showbiz, nothing goes right, ambition, hopes, media, disorder, workplace, friends, unsuccessful, wannabe, comeback, layoff, guest, hapless, social awkwardness, fan, humiliation, self involved, talk show host, lifestyle, british tv, radio show, british, celebrity, comedian, joke, personal assistant, assistant, odd, career
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   33%
    User:   32%
 
Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: hip hop, drugs/alcohol, music band, musician's life, celebrity culture, urban ghetto, showbiz, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, buddies, friends, groupie, metal detector, recording studio, rapper, marijuana, rap, nightclub, smoking, gun, gangster, african american, limousine, interview, pistol, party
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
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