Movies like Man with a Plan 1996

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Man with a Plan (1996)
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Man with a Plan (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fred Tuttle, faced with his father's impending hip operation and his failing farm, needs to make a six-digit salary with a fourth-grade education. So he runs for U.S. Representative from Vermont with a markedly bizarre campaign. Will he triumph over incumbent Bill Blachly?
Plot: cat, journalist, politician, satire, political campaign, world's fair, barn
Place: vermont

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out parody, humorous, witty and realistic films with plots about satire, politics, politician, political satire, female nudity, media and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Man with a Plan: Mastergate (1992), Trashology (2012), Welcome Back Mr. President (2019), White House Madness (1975), Peter Cook & Co. (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mastergate (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A "play on words" about a fictional political scandal concerning covert arms deals and double-dealing government operatives, satirizing the Watergate hearings of 1972-1973.
Style: parody
Plot: satire, political satire, theatre play, investigation, rumor, politics, hearing, government, internal revenue service, president, politician, u.s. congress ...
Place: washington d.c., central america
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Trashology (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: College student Tracy (Laura Lee Black) has just received an assignment to write a report on her favorite film genre. In her research she discovers a book, now Tracy is taken into three interlocking tales of the unexpected. First in THE VAT, two ...
Style: anthology
Plot: satire, murder, bad taste humour, gross out humor, toilet humor
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Welcome Back Mr. President (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Peppino, a provincial librarian who became the accidental President of Italy, is now a father and has returned to a peaceful, happy life as a woodsman. That is, until his wife Janis decides to return to politics. Peppino is forced to abandon his ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good, satirical, funny ...
Plot: politics, politician, prime minister, political satire, president, satire, humour, presidential candidate, political campaign
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White House Madness (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The Nixon Administration falls apart in a farcical manner in the time of the Watergate Scandal.
Style: parody, political, political comedy
Plot: politics, usa president, satire, dog, checkers, political scandal, scandal, u.s. president, american politics, republican, republican party, political satire ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
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Peter Cook & Co. (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A TV Special consisting of various sketches with the titular comedian and fellow comics in guest appearances.
Plot: satire, joke, comedian, actor playing himself
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Juana C. The Movie (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman from a far off province is sent to study in a prestigious Manila university. But she gets caught up in the wrong crowd and ends up becoming a high class prostitute. Her surprising skill gives her access to the most powerful figures in ...
Plot: scientist, satire, corruption, politician, prostitute, billboard
Place: the philippines
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Up Yours (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tenants share wild times in a Hollywood apartment building.
Style: parody, erotic, sex comedy
Plot: satire, tenant, female nudity, apartment building, exploitation, sex spoof, nudity (full frontal - brief), vignette, bare breasts, apartment, building
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Babo 73 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: The president of the United Status, who, when he isn’t at the White House— a dilapidated Victorian— conducts his top-secret affairs on a deserted beach.
Plot: politics, usa president, satire, priest, beach, racial slur, poet, hitchhiker, u.s. president, prayer, american flag, bespectacled male
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Running Mates (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A story of longtime love finally coming to fruition, former captain of the high school football team Ed Harris meets up with his high school crush Diane Keaton years after high school. He is a successful U.S. senator running for president and ...
Plot: satire, election, election campaign, presidential election, campaign, candidate, engagement, politician, scandal, campaigning, political campaign, presidential campaign ...
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The Sex O'Clock News (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Director and co-writer Romano Vanderbes attempts to satirize middle America's standard news broadcasts with as many jokes about sex as possible. The featured station is KSEX and Doug Ballard and Lydia Mahan play the anchors in a broadcast where ...
Style: parody, sex comedy, sexy, hot
Plot: satire, sex scene, sexual humor, karate, toilet humor, tv news, news anchor, female nudity, woman in underwear, striptease, sex spoof, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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Undecided: The Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A camera crew follows two "undecided" voters along the actual campaign trail, and no Presidential candidate - on either side of the aisle - is spared.
Plot: politics, political campaign, presidential campaign
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51%
Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution". In the tradition of ...
Style: parody, cynical, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, showbiz, media satire, chaos and mayhem, filmmaking, chaos, disorder, artists and showbiz, media, goofy hero, absurdism, social satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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Who's the Caboose? (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A documentary team gets a grant to do a film on a rare fatal disease that is attacking homeless people. However, they quickly find the film too depressing. Ducking into a nightclub, they discover a young Manhattan comedienne and decide instead to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, documentary filmmaking
Plot: hollywood, satire, filmmaking, showbiz, terminal illness, nightclub, life is a bitch, actor's life, artists and showbiz, comedy club, talent agent, actress ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, new york, san francisco, california
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45%
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Miss Right (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: William Tepper, whose only significant credit to date was the lead role in the Jack Nicholson-directed 1972 cult film (#Drive, He Said), wrote and stars in Miss Right. He plays Terry Bartell, a U.P.I. reporter stationed in Rome. Bartell is an ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: journalist, single, girlfriend, reporter, lover lover relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), frustration, breakup, dream girl, womanizer, bachelor, female nudity ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy, italy
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That's Adequate (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: This mockumentary about fictional movie studio Adequate Pictures boasts an interesting cast. Tony Randall hosts, and James CoCo (practically on his deathbed) stars as head of the studio. Includes parodies of everything from silent comedies to ...
Style: parody
Plot: satire, movie business, hollywood, celebrity impersonation, rise and fall, hitler, sword fight, actor, actress, filmmaking, storyteller, interview ...
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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: not serious, witty, humorous, suspense, biting ...
Plot: satire, disability, workplace, misfit, ambition, politics, tv show, showbiz, workplace situations, dark humor, disabled person, obstacle ...
Time: contemporary
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Cats and Mice (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Film starring and directed by Samson Yi, also starring Jaymee Ong and Melinda Sward.
Plot: cat, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mouse, couples, dating, rejection
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HealtH (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: HealtH is set at a health food convention at a Florida luxury hotel, where a powerful political organization is deciding on a new president.
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Plot: hotel, satire, convention, americana, media satire, political corruption, sexual relations, media, society, fighting the system, state affairs, politics ...
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Place: florida, tennessee
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Illustration (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 92 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Comedian Tig Notaro unleashes her inner prankster in a playful stand-up special packed with funny anecdotes, parenting confessions and more.
Plot: satire, reality, lesbian, theater, mother, prank, female comedian, parenting, female director, lesbian director
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Anarchy TV (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of anarchists use their public-access TV show to satirize the government until a right-wing preacher attempts to shut them down.
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Battle of Love's Return (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After a series of mishaps, a young man is fired from his job for failing to deliver a package. He goes on a journey to find himself, encountering various characters including a priest and the owner of a pornographic bookstore, who are seen in black ...
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Dear Dictator (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When political turmoil forces a British-Caribbean dictator to flee his island nation, he seeks refuge and hides with a rebellious teenage girl in suburban America, and ends up teaching the young teen how to start a revolution and overthrow the ...
Style: funny, absurd, humorous, entertaining
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean
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The Onion Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Venerable newscaster Norm Archer reports the latest news in politics, health, culture and entertainment - such as an automotive recall of decapitation-inducing "Neckbelts" and a study finding that "depression hits losers ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, satirical ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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YouTube Poop: The Movie (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 50+ YouTube Poop videos have been edited together to create a ‘very loose’ storyline in this visual mixtape. This ‘movie’ functions as both a compilation ‘best of’ as well as portraying the experience of flipping channels through ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Saugatuck Cures (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drew and his best friend Brett set out on a road trip to pose as ex-gay ministers using exuberant high jinks to scam churchgoers, all in order to raise money for his mother's experimental cancer treatment.
Plot: satire, gay slur, female impersonator, priest, cancer, gay son, scam, brother sister relationship, closeted homosexual, mother son relationship
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Murder Can Hurt You (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Spoof of TV crime dramas. Someone is murdering all the great detectives and cops, and it's up to the remaining few to find the killer and stop him.
Style: parody
Plot: police, investigation, murder, private detective, police detective, serial killer, television, satire, farce
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Jeff Ross Roasts the Border (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Roastmaster Jeff Ross explores the world surrounding the U.S.-Mexico border, speaking to immigrants, DREAMers, detainees, border patrolers, human traffickers and Trump supporters. Then he puts on a show next to the border wall to roast American ...
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Love and the Midnight Auto Supply (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An auto-theft ring decides to help out migrant workers from Mexico with the proceeds from their racket.
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