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The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (2004)
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The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Twenty-three years after the release of the original Beatles mockumentary, 'The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash', famous artists, actors and musicians speak out on how The Rutles influenced them.
Style: humorous, offbeat, biting, suspense, realistic, cynical, witty, not serious
Plot: music, on the road, rock, friends, performer's life, music band, journalism, gender bending, ambition, artists and showbiz, rise and fall, musician's life, media, reunion, workplace, showbiz, unfulfillment, desire for fame, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, cons and scams, media satire, parody
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and not serious films with plots about artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture, friends, satire, ambition and music band mostly in Comedy, Music and Musical genres. Some movies like The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch: Death of a Dynasty (2003), Katy Brand's Big Ass Show (2007), Incognito (2009), The Blackout (2013), Having a Wild Weekend (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of the Pre-Fab Four.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: parody, music, partners, rising to stardom, music band, musician's life, media, buddies, lifestyle, journalism, celebrity culture, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: england, europe, germany
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95%
Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Time to hassle the Hoff at the rudest, raunchiest television event of the year--The Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff. From running in slo-mo on the beach to inspiring Germany with the power of cheesy pop--it's almost too easy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: actor's life, couples, ambition, celebrity culture, relationship vs career, performer's life, rising to stardom, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media satire, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Death of a Dynasty (2003)
Genre: Musical, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A story which centers around Dave Katz, a journalist at a hip-hop magazine who is sent on assignment to uncover the often comedic underworld of Roc-a-Fella Records run by Damon Dash and Jay-Z.
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous, witty
Plot: hip hop, musician's life, showbiz, journalism, lifestyle, desire for fame, crimes, buddies, rise and fall, media, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Katy Brand's Big Ass Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Katy Brand's Big Ass Show is a British comedy programme on ITV2. The show features comedian Katy Brand in skits of real life situations and stereotypes, as well and celebrities such as Amy Winehouse, Lily Allen, Lady Gaga, Angelina Jolie, ...
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, biting, realistic ...
Plot: showbiz, celebrity culture, disorder, artists and showbiz, parody, british humour
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Incognito (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This offbeat musical drama stars Lucas (Bénabar), an up-and-coming singer ready to do anything to be on top of the French pop scene.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
Plot: desire for fame, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, musician's life, lifestyle, dishonesty, disorder, rock, cons and scams, hopes, hidden identity, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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40%
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The Blackout (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A rag tag band of idiots on the verge of signing a recording contract is sandbagged by their lead singer, Chas Knopfler, into throwing the mother of all parties the night before they embark on a world tour. Eddie Mesmer, the rhythm guitarist, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: drug abuse, rising to stardom, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, musician's life, ambition, music band, friends, sexual relations, celebrity culture, student life, cocaine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Having a Wild Weekend (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dinah (Barbara Ferris) is a famous model and actress who is getting tired of life in the limelight and wants to take a break. While shooting a commercial spot for meat, she meets Steve (Dave Clark), a stuntman. Dinah and Steve hit it off and decide ...
Style: offbeat, clever, witty, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rise and fall, desire for fame, partners, lifestyle, musician's life, buddies, music, campaign, disorder, friends, rock, friendship ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Rutland Weekend Television (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rutland Weekend Television was a television sketch show on BBC2, written by Eric Idle with music by Neil Innes. Two series were broadcast, the first consisting of six episodes in 1975, the second of seven in 1976. A Christmas special also aired on ...
Style: humorous, cynical, witty, not serious, surreal ...
Plot: tv show, showbiz, parody, silly humor, media, music band, rock, music, disorder, media satire, artists and showbiz, impersonation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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My Boyfriend's Back (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A female singing group from the '60s reunites for a TV special.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: reunion, girl group, lifestyle, rising to stardom, performer's life, singleness, showbiz, road not taken, tv show, relationship vs career, celebrity culture, friends ...
Time: 60s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Being Michael Madsen (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Actor Michael Madsen turns the tables on notorious paparazzo, Billy Dant, by hiring a trio of documentary filmmakers to chronicle Dant's life, loves, and troubles.
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, witty, suspense ...
Plot: satire, actor's life, showbiz, paparazzi, filmmaking, private vs public, false accusation, celebrity culture, society, vengeance, journalism, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Down and Out with the Dolls (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The raunchy, spunky tale of the rise and fall of an all-girl rock band from Portland, Oregon.
Style: witty, humorous, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: punk, artists and showbiz, music, buddies, ambition, rivalry, friendship, showbiz, music band, partners, lifestyle, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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2gether (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A movie that spoofs boy bands like N*Sync, New Kids on the Block, Backstreet Boys, etc. It's the boy band version of Spinal Tap!
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, music, music band, performer's life, lifestyle, rising to stardom, rise to the top, partners, media ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kathy Griffin's all new feature-length stand-up DVD featuring the D-List Diva herself destroying the A-list stars we know and love.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, showbiz, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, television show, tv show, women's rights, comedian, interview, celebrity, fashion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: iraq, afghanistan, saudi arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In 1973, martial arts great Bruce Lee died, his final film, Game of Death, left unfinished. With the public hungry for more Lee, movie execs decide to find a replacement. This outrageous satire looks at the entire process, from the oddball ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: parody, martial arts, rise and fall, rising to stardom, actor's life, filmmaking, against the odds, tv show, showbiz, tragic hero, desire for fame, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Brian Pern: A Life in Rock (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Brian Pern is an ageing rock star and former front-man of ground breaking progressive rock group Thotch. Like many artists of his age, rather than make new music, he spends more time trying to save the planet (including his campaign to teach ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating, clever ...
Plot: reunion, musician's life, tv show, music band, artists and showbiz, showbiz, musical tour, interview, rock star, star, media
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A satirical songwriter comes to Los Angeles and puts his life's work in jeopardy.
Style: humorous, satirical, captivating, entertaining, not serious ...
Plot: showbiz, mistaken identity, ambition, rising to stardom, media, musician's life, farce, overnight success, folk, down on your luck, celebrity culture, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on true events. When a new record by an old band is turned down by ageist record companies, the veteran punk band assemble a group of youngsters to stand in for them, and fool the music industry.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, suspense, biting
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Stand-up comic Gabriel Iglesias delights audiences during his sold-out "Unity Through Laughter" tour, which spans more than 400 cities in 23 countries. During his set, Iglesias -- nicknamed "Fluffy" -- pounces on topics like ...
Style: concert film, witty, realistic, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: performer's life, friends, artists and showbiz, society, on the road, theater, cross country, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Electric Apricot is a spoof of jam bands centered around the band, Electric Apricot, in the style of "This Is Spinal Tap"
Style: humorous, realistic, cynical, offbeat, semi serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Blunt Talk (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: not serious, witty, cynical, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: media, tv show, media satire, artists and showbiz, workplace, workplace situations, silly humor, journalism, talk show, talk show host, television studio, backstage
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: humorous, witty, cynical, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, friendship, disorder, desire for fame, ego clash, partners, nothing goes right, rivalry, misfit, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: witty, biting, not serious, realistic, clever ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Stella Street (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, disorder, satire, tv show, lifestyle, showbiz, social decay, culture clash, artists and showbiz, anti heroes, buddies ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: suspense, biting, cynical, not serious, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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31%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, talky, clever ...
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30%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, ironic, witty ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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30%
Special Needs (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: TV producer Warren (Isaak James) is developing his masterpiece, a reality show called "Handicaps" starring a variety of people with disabilities. Aided by Laura (Eva James), an overbearing partner with anger issues, and an ex-prison guard ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: satire, disability, blind ambition, tv show, workplace situations, showbiz, media satire, workplace, ambition, misfit, artists and showbiz, politics ...
Time: contemporary
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28%
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Svengali (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Svengali tells the story of Dixie, a postman from South Wales, and a music fanatic. All his life he’s dreamed of discovering a great band and then one day, trawling through YouTube, he finds them… ‘The Premature Congratulations’. He hunts ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sincere
Plot: hopes, follow your dream, music band, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, ambition, music, music industry, couples, disorder, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Just for the Record (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A year after the collapse of a low-budget British rom-com, documentary maker Andy Wiseman sets out to find out what went wrong. He speaks to the producer, Nicholas Johnson, an alcoholic whose office is a lap-dancing club, the writer, Flynn Beatty, ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, clever, cynical ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
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