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Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
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Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood is a 1976 film directed by Michael Winner.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, parody, silent film
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, dog, heroes, family, friendship, wizards and magicians, friends, legends and myths, pets, rescue, rise to the top, bus, showbiz, chaos, ambition, animal life, contests and competitions, lifestyle, actor's life, disorder, silly humor, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, rising to stardom ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about showbiz, artists and showbiz, hollywood, filmmaking, actor's life, lifestyle and disorder mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood: Dr. Dolittle: The Final (2009), Festival in Cannes (2001), Stuntmen (2009), These Old Broads (2001), Bowfinger (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dr. Dolittle: The Final (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maya Dolittle can talk to animals. She gets discovered and Tiffany Monaco, a Hollywood star, brings her to L.A. to help her little puppy, who turns out to be a boy.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: hollywood, pets, dog, showbiz, disorder, celebrity culture, lifestyle, follow your dream, family, artists and showbiz, animal life, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The Film Crew: Hollywood After Dark (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The Film Crew gives a commentary track to Walk the Angry Beach (1968), aka Hollywood After Dark, featuring Rue McClanahan as a stripper. Beloved, sassy Golden Girl Rue McClanahan stars as an unbeloved, depressive stripper who wants to become a ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, atmospheric, humorous ...
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Time: 60s
Place: usa
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Festival in Cannes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, a big producer, needs Millie for a small part in a fall ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: cannes, riviera
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Stuntmen (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the industry's two biggest stuntmen are nominated for Stuntman of the Year, an over-ambitious documentarian reignites a dormant rivalry between the two men that results in an all out press war.
Style: rough, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: stuntman, rivalry, actor's life, contests and competitions, hollywood, filmmaking, ambition, downfall, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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These Old Broads (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: "These Old Broads" is a 2001 television film written by Carrie Fisher and starring her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as Shirley MacLaine, Joan Collins, and Elizabeth Taylor in her final starring film role. Network television executive ...
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Place: usa
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Bowfinger (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On the verge of bankruptcy and desperate for his big break, aspiring filmmaker Bobby Bowfinger concocts a crazy plan to make his ultimate dream movie. Rallying a ragtag team that includes a starry-eyed ingenue, a has-been diva and a film studio ...
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, witty, not serious ...
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Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
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Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 50s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Going from a lawyer to a writer, and then to a film director, is the career path on which we find the bashful Leo Harrigan. But Leo has problems as well, such as being hopelessly smitten with his leading lady, who chooses to reward his attentions by ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
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Pittsburgh (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jeff Goldblum put his Hollywood actor life on hold to star alongside his new girlfriend in a Pittsburgh regional theater production of The Music Man. Co-directors Bradley and LaBrache tread a surprisingly elegant line between genuine documentary and ...
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3 Geezers! (2013)
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
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Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
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Country: USA
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Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)
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Country: USA
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A True Story (2013)
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Country: USA
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Chump Change (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
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Holyman Undercover (2010)
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Genre: Comedy
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