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Freak (1998)
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Freak (1998)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Leguizamo's semi-falsified, one-man stand-up performance as...himself. This is his autobiographical story, about his life growing up, and his journey to try to be accepted by his father. We see this story through a bizarre myriad of characters and situations, which include the eccentric Uncle Sanny, the Fat Boy Called Bitch (John's little brother, Poochie), his mom, his evil grandmothers, and Lee Stratsberg, not to mention a brief appearance by Cantinflas as God.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, talky, parody, one man show, live comedy
Plot: masturbation, interracial relations, coming of age, youth, family relations, love and romance, family life, artists and showbiz, social differences, society, profanity, sex, racism, singer, impersonation, childbirth, child abuse, satire, father son relationship, cunnilingus, latin, monologue, absurd humor, autobiography, entertainment ...
Time: 20th century
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, talky and witty films with plots about artists and showbiz, society, stand up comedian, live audience, comedian, joke and stand up special mostly in Comedy, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Freak: Spic-O-Rama (1993), Ricky Gervais: Out of England (2008), 700 Sundays (2014), Donald Glover: Weirdo (2012), Latham Entertainment Presents (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Spic-O-Rama (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: John Leguizamo's follow-up to Mambo Mouth.
Style: parody, one man show
Plot: latin, dialogue driven, social satire, stereotype, ethnic humor, stereotypes, family relations, stand up comedian, joke, satire, actor playing himself, actor playing female role ...
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Ricky Gervais: Out of England (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Taped live before a sold-out audience at the WaMu Theater at New York Citys Madison Square Garden, Ricky Gervais: Out of England The Stand-Up Special is a high-spirited hour of offbeat observations and understated humor from the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Plot: society, artists and showbiz, stand up comedian, comedian, stand up special, live performance, british, live audience, joke, satire, american, actor playing himself ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, london, england
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Aziz Ansari: Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Aziz Ansari presents his highly anticipated debut hour long stand-up special. The critically acclaimed stand-up and actor (Parks and Recreation, Funny People) discusses topics ranging from sheets with fraudulent thread counts to the chubbiness of ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, talky ...
Plot: satire, performer's life, religions or cults, absurd humor, entertainment, television, ethnic humor, celebrity, social satire, stand up special, joke, pop culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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700 Sundays (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 700 Sundays, legendary comedian and actor Billy Crystal tells the stories of his youth, growing up in the jazz world of Manhattan, his teenage years, and finally adulthood. The Tony Award-winning show is a funny and poignant exploration of family ...
Style: humorous, realistic, talky, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: actor's life, artists and showbiz, showbiz, youth, coming of age, parents and children, autobiography, stand up comedian, childhood, performer's life, flatulence, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Donald Glover: Weirdo (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Fearlessly funny stand-up comic and sitcom star Donald Glover puts on a live show in New York, confessing his love for Cocoa Puffs and Toys "R" Us.
Style: sincere, talky, humorous, clever, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: society, actor's life, artists and showbiz, family relations, family life, celebrity culture, racism, parents and children, absurd humor, stand up special, profanity, social issues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Ricky Gervais: Out of England 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Following the complete sell out of his UK tour, multi-award-winning writer/comedian Ricky Gervais brought his new stand up show Ricky Gervais Live: Out of England 2 to Los Angeles. Performing Sunday night at the Nokia Theatre, Gervais delivered an ...
Style: talky, cynical, not serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: society, artists and showbiz, live performance, stand up comedian, stand up special, comedian, monologue, satire, british, social satire, live audience, joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, england, london
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Latham Entertainment Presents (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stand-up comedy concert film Latham Entertainment Presents features a handful of African-American comedians including D.L. Hughley, Bruce Bruce, Earthquake, and Rickey Smiley.
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, not serious, live comedy
Plot: comedian, artists and showbiz, performer's life, society, theater, profanity, stand up comedian, live audience, joke, african american, comedienne, actor playing himself
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Cut'n It Up: Dallas (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Seven comedians bring down the house in the second line up of comic stylings from Producer Cecil Chambers series "Cut'N It Up". In this set the city of Dallas is on display as Rodney Perry, Juan Villereal, Joey Wells, Rayzor, Mark ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, live comedy, not serious ...
Plot: hip hop, artists and showbiz, satire, interracial relations, social differences, culture clash, lifestyle, society, city life, comedian, joke, theater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Maher addresses contemporary political, social and cultural topics -- Iraq, President Bush and the so called Axis of Evil. The opinionated Maher said about Victory Begins at Home: "We've heard everything about the War on Terrorism except ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, cynical, parody ...
Plot: adult humor, comedian, society, politics, topical humor, broadway, joke, absurd humor, live audience, stand up comedian, profanity, cynicism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Aziz Ansari: Right Now (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: In a comedy special directed by Spike Jonze, Aziz Ansari shares deep personal insights and hilarious takes on wokeness, family and the social climate.
Style: humorous, talky, funny, not serious, live comedy ...
Plot: stand up special, performer's life, humour, topical humor, concert footage, family, live performance, live audience, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, entertainment, sarcasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Bill Maher... But I'm Not Wrong (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: In front of a live audience at the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh, North Carolina, the Emmy-nominated host of Real Time with Bill Maher performs an all-new hour of stand-up comedy.  ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical, witty ...
Plot: politics, comedian, artists and showbiz, democrat, society, state affairs, joke, adult humor, live performance, topical humor, political satire, live audience ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
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Patrice O'Neal: Elephant in the Room (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Patrice O'Neal is one of the funniest, most respected comedians working today. You know him from his recurring roles on The Office and Arrested Development, as host of VH1's Web Junk 20, as a featured guest on Tough Crowd With Colin Quinn. ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: couples, racism, theater, society, stand up comedian, humour, profanity, female director, stand up
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Louis C.K. is back on HBO in an ALL-NEW hour of raw no-holds-barred stand-up comedy! The creator and star of the 2006 comedy series Lucky Louie, performs in front of a live audience in LA at the Henry Fonda Theater. Louis C.K. covers issues near and ...
Style: humorous, witty, sincere, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: performance, couples, physical appearance, sexual dysfunction, performer's life, artists and showbiz, couple relations, theater, social problems, absurdism, live performance, stand up comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In this unique and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.'s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts we have all had...but would rarely admit to.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: comedian, parenthood, everyday life, performance, social problems, artists and showbiz, sexual activity, society, lifestyle, stand up comedian, joke, pop culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two African-Americans and two Puerto-Ricans (though one pretends to be Italian) go out on the town on a Friday night. They will be forced to get to know each other, and even worst, learn to like each other as friends
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friends, friendship, interracial relations, police, subway, teenage life, singleness, twentysomething life, urban ghetto life, adolescence vs adulthood, city life, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa
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Kevin Hart: Irresponsible (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Stand-up comedian Kevin Hart talks about his family, travel and a year full of reckless behavior in front of a live sold-out crowd in London.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, concert film, feel good ...
Plot: stand up comedian, stand up special, humour, performer's life, live performance, performance, artists and showbiz, comedian, live audience, lifestyle, silly humor, american abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, usa
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Bill Maher: I'm Swiss (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Political comedy about the Government (domestic and foreign policies), the president, the public's own ignorance and faults, and so forth. He also makes some hilarious detours in his own renditions of rap lyrics read out in proper, coherent ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, cynical, talky ...
Plot: democrat, dark humor, artists and showbiz, state affairs, joke, stand up comedian, satire, live audience, military, election, politics, comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iraq, switzerland, canada
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Upright Citizens Brigade: Asssscat (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: On the heels of their enormously popular TV show, the Upright Citizens Brigade (Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh) bring you Asssscat - an unparalleled improv comedy juggernaut. Beginning with a suggestion from the audience, a guest ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, clever, parody ...
Plot: improv, satire, silly humor, disorder, artists and showbiz, live performance, stand up comedian, comedian, joke, absurd humor, social satire, live audience ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Deon Cole: Cole Hearted (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Embracing his belief that comedy is the last raw form of expression, Deon Cole explains the right time to thank Jesus and the wrong time to say "welp.".
Style: humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: monologue, performance, stand up comedian, live audience, showbiz, lifestyle, society, artists and showbiz, friends, live performance, family relations, dark humor ...
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Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 2014 standup special originally aired on Comedy Central.
Style: humorous, talky, cynical, witty, clever ...
Plot: society, performer's life, artists and showbiz, profanity, live audience
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Amy Schumer: Mostly Sex Stuff (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: A ratings hit! Amy Schumer debuts her one-hour special in front of a live audience at the Historic Fillmore Theatre in San Francisco. Nothing is off limits as Schumer airs every hilarious, messed up detail of her dating and sex life, from encounters ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, live comedy
Plot: sexual relations, comedian, artists and showbiz, profanity, female protagonist, sexual humor, live audience, stand up special
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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Louis C.K.: Chewed Up (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Profane, vulgar and obscenely funny, Louis C.K. insists on telling the truth, whether you like it or not! Join the Emmy Award-winning stand-up comic and TV star (Lucky Louie) as he shares his thoughts on the stuff everyone thinks about -- male ...
Style: cynical, humorous, talky, witty, live comedy ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, performance, society, disorder, lifestyle, physical appearance, social problems, politically correct, sexual relations, couples, gender, stand up comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Sincerely Louis C.K. (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Louis C.K. muses on religion, terrorism, small towns, Florida, disabilities, dogs, Auschwitz, marriage, sex, vegans, and his personal sexual controversy, in a live performance from Washington, D.C.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, talky
Plot: stand up comedian, social satire, monologue, celebrity culture, live audience, comedian, blacks and whites, live performance, dark humor, performance, performer's life, family relations ...
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Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Eugene, a young teenage Jewish boy, recalls his memoirs of his time as an adolescent youth. He lives with his parents, his aunt, two cousins, and his brother, Stanley, whom he looks up to and admires. He goes through the hardships of puberty, sexual ...
Style: semi autobiographical, realistic, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, jewish family, great depression, youth, parents and children, gambling, siblings relations, eccentric family, love and romance, breaking the fourth wall, jewish ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1937
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: In her first-ever HBO solo special, Sarah Silverman takes the stage for an evening of adults-only stand-up comedy. Taped live in front of an intimate audience of 39 fans at Largo, a music and comedy club in Los Angeles, Sarah Silverman: We Are ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical ...
Plot: satire, performer's life, society, artists and showbiz, democrat, republican, silly humor, strong female presence, stand up special, farce, live audience, sexual joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Pest (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Fast-talking Latino con artist Pestario "Pest" Vargas is the target of Scottish mobsters to whom he owes a considerable debt. Willing to do anything to raise money and avoid severe injury or death, Vargas agrees to a very unusual job -- he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, absurd, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, manhunt, chase, scam, survival, crimes, crime, hitman, partners, disguise, latin, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, usa, scotland
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Dave Chappelle: For What It's Worth (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Comedian Dave Chappelle does what he does best in this outrageous and hilarious standup performance, which allows him to push the envelope far beyond what he does on his TV show. Taped in San Francisco at the famed Fillmore, Chappelle lets loose on ...
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: racism, disorder, injustice, battle of the sexes, rising to stardom, media, lifestyle, society, performer's life, interracial relations, celebrity, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
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Stewart Lee: 41st Best Stand-Up Ever! (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: "In 2007, Stewart Lee was voted the 41st best stand-up of all time in an official Channel 4 poll, apparently better than Lenny Bruce but not as good as Jim Davidson. But what real difference does this accolade make? His TV pilot has been ...
Style: live comedy, witty, humorous, realistic
Plot: satire, british humour, stand up comedian, comedian, social relations, stereotypes, performer's life, live performance, lifestyle, dark humor, stand up special, monologue ...
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Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Recorded November 10th, 2011 as part of the New York Comedy Festival, and only available for purchase online, Louis C.K. follows up his 2010 concert film Hilarious with a new hour’s worth of shrewdly observed and periodically profane material. He ...
Style: cynical, humorous, one man show, talky, witty ...
Plot: lifestyle, social problems, performance, artists and showbiz, dark humor, society, profanity, theater, politically correct, death, sexual perversion, sex talk ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Trevor Noah: African American (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Internationally acclaimed comedian Trevor Noah challenges the status quo through his unique perspective, breaking down cultural flaws on all sides and finding our mutual connections with laughter. Born a mixed-race child in South Africa under ...
Style: light, captivating, feel good, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racism, fish out of water, culture clash, artists and showbiz, society, disorder, stand up comedian, friendship, interracial relations, americana, theater, performer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south africa
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