Movies like The Vagina Monologues

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The Vagina Monologues (2002)
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The Vagina Monologues (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: This controversial work, created and performed by Eve Ensler, debuted off-off-Broadway in 1996 and soon rode a wave of national acclaim. Now, the intimacy of Ensler's original show has been lovingly brought to the screen. Capturing her unique performance, the film also follows Ensler as she explores the creative impetus behind the monologues and conducts a series of new interviews as inspiring as those that brought about the original work
Style: thought provoking, semi serious, clever, humorous, suspense, witty, realistic, talky, biting, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual dysfunction, society, introspection, gender, feminism, couples, satire, battle of the sexes, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, strong female presence, performer's life, lgbtq, theater, sex, rape, birth, backstage, monologue, rape victim, sexual orientation, gynecological exam, sexual arousal, ethnicity, sexual satisfaction ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and clever films with plots about artists and showbiz, couples, lifestyle, profanity, society, satire and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Vagina Monologues: Women Who Kill (2013), The Comedy (2012), Women in Revolt (1971), Eating (1990), Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This? (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Women Who Kill (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: It's okay to feel intimidated - it's one night out with four talented women who are probably smarter than you, most likely sexier than you and definitely funnier than you. Top comediennes and close friends Amy Schumer, Rachel Feinstein, ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: strong female presence, couples, racism, dark humor, couple relations, society, battle of the sexes, gender, sexual relations, feminism, theater, stand up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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The Comedy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity, irreverence, and recreational cruelty towards those around them.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, cynical, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: estrangement, introspection, human nature, social decay, satire, society, shallowness, life is a bitch, dull life, female nudity, father, riding a bicycle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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80%
Women in Revolt (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three women join a militant feminist group, P.I.G. (Politically Involved Girls), but their newfound liberation doesn't make them any happier.
Style: realistic, humorous, talky, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: midlife crisis, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, best friends, love and romance, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, gender, rivalry, womanizer, feminism, transvestite ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new york
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77%
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: cynical, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, performer's life, democrat, republican, society, artists and showbiz, silly humor, strong female presence, farce, stand up special, sexual humor, sexual joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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76%
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Jim Jefferies: Fully Functional (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: There's something magical about an Australian accent that seems to make even the most caustic wit come off with good-natured charm. And that delicate blend of deviant behavior and good intentions has skyrocketed Aussie comic Jim Jefferies to ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, sincere, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, performer's life, showbiz, society, misfit, artists and showbiz, theater, stand up comedian, religions or cults, stand up special, stand up, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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75%
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Eating (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and Sadie a Hollywood film agent ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: food, friends, thirtysomething life, couples, friendship, feminism, nightlife, artists and showbiz, gender, lifestyle, love and romance, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: One of America's fastest-rising comedians, Bill Burr wields his razor-sharp wit with rare skill. In this brand-new stand-up performance, Bill takes aim at the stuff that drives us crazy, political correctness gone haywire, and girlfriends, or ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: politics, artists and showbiz, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, social differences, theater, couple relations, disorder, performer's life, satire, couples, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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74%
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Grassroots (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Grant Cogswell, a liberal music critic decides to run for city council against a popular black incumbent and is assisted by a reporter who recently lost his job. Initially given no chance, things turn dark when Cogswell makes it into the general ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, political ...
Plot: ambition, satire, unemployment, politics, against the odds, society, friends, campaign, political campaign, election campaign, campaigning, underdog ...
Time: 21st century
Place: washington d.c., seattle, usa
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70%
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The Obama Effect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A serious health scare ignites John Thomas, an insurance salesman in his 50s, to take a closer look at his life. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama elected, John takes an overwhelming involvement in the Presidential ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: family relations, couples, unfulfillment, society, parents and children, couple relations, politics, satire, campaign, americana, midlife crisis, candidate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: usa
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68%
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LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: talky, humorous, sincere, mumblecore, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, friendship, introspection, youth, couple relations, computers and web, human nature, love and romance, misfit, twentysomething life, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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68%
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The Women (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of gossipy, high-society women who spend their days at the beauty salon and haunting fashion shows. The sweet, happily-wedded Mary Haines finds her marriage in trouble when shop girl Crystal Allen gets her hooks into ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, witty, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, divorce, lesbian, women, friendship, mother daughter relationship, family, transformation, family problems, society, female friendship ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, connecticut, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, witty, talky, political, stylized ...
Plot: society, performance, artists and showbiz, disorder, social problems, physical appearance, lifestyle, politically correct, gender, sexual relations, couples, stand up comedian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Confessions of a Womanizer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ritchie is the epitome of everything wrong with modern man: a pompous, foul-mouthed idiot, driven only to get the latest girl of the week Something changes after his first real relationship that includes Ritchie's two favorite things: frequent ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: womanizer, friendship, couples, prostitute, sexual relations, fall in love, romance, disorder, society, love and romance, looking for sex, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Archie's Final Project (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A teen coming-of-age romantic dramedy about a media-obsessed geek and the most beautiful and twisted girl in school.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, media, obsession, teenage love, hopes, filmmaking, love and romance, introspection, high school life, teenage life, misfit, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Get Well Soon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After having a nervous breakdown, a popular talk-show host confronts his ex-girlfriend who is dating a cross-dresser.
Style: semi serious, talky, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: opposites attract, romance, lifestyle, gender, disorder, media, fish out of water, true love, nervous breakdown, talk show, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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65%
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Say Uncle (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young artist (Peter Paige), desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom (Kathy Najimy) as a potential threat to the community.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: godparent, false accusation, suburban life, gender, small town, small town life, suburbs, lifestyle, gay, coming of age, lgbt, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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No Shame (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A script fell to Isabel by chance. In reading it you realize it's the same story of the romance she had with the film director Mario Fabra, author of the script. Isabel decides appointment with Mario, who was not seen again, but at the moment ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, suspense, biting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lovers reunited, ambition, lifestyle, rise to the top, ego clash, love and romance, showbiz, filmmaking, couples, actor's life, youth, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Standup special filmed live at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, dark humor, performer's life, society, silly humor, stand up special, female comedian, stand up
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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64%
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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, not serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: physical appearance, couples, performance, social problems, artists and showbiz, sexual dysfunction, theater, couple relations, performer's life, live performance, stand up comedian, absurdism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Lisa Picard Is Famous (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, witty, humorous ...
Plot: satire, rise to the top, ambition, desire for fame, workplace romance, workplace situations, actor's life, rising to stardom, workplace, best friends, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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63%
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Celebrity (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His assignments take him to the swankiest corners of Manhattan, but as he jumps from one ...
Style: witty, cynical, stylized, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: greed, justice, loneliness, artists and showbiz, ambition, desire for fame, lifestyle, showbiz, celebrity culture, writers, satire, filmmaking ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
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63%
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How to Be (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man having an existential crisis convinces a Canadian self-help guru to come to London and become his personal life coach.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: coming of age, unfulfillment, introspection, self discovery, youth, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, hopes, musician, musician's life, teenager, psychology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
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63%
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: talky, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: couples, racism, theater, society, stand up comedian, humour, stand up, profanity, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Monster in a Box (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This is the story of Spalding Gray and his attempt to write a novel. It is a first person account about writing and living, and dealing with success while trying to be successful.
Style: witty, clever, talky, twists and turns, thought provoking ...
Plot: catastrophe, life & death, greed, drugs, genetics, dark hero, dark humor, sexualized violence, psychiatry, melancholy, obsession, runaway ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
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63%
Cho Dependent (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Miss Margaret Cho is back, and she has a few things she'd like to share with you. From her hilarious recounting of her backstage feud with the Palins during 'Dancing with the Stars' to musical interludes featuring Cho's witty ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, realistic, not serious
Plot: lifestyle, performer's life, fish out of water, feminist, misfit, artists and showbiz, disorder, feminism, gender, gay interest, mother daughter relationship, lgbtq ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
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63%
The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, friends, couple relations, introspection, love and romance, looking for love, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfillment, hopes, singleness, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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63%
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The Freebie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A couple hatches a highly dubious scheme to put the spark back in their marriage in this independent comedy drama. Annie (Katie Aselton) and Darren (Dax Shepard) have been married for seven years, and they love each other as much as the day they ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, humorous, mumblecore ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, infidelity, couple relations, sexual relations, moral dilemma, love and romance, human nature, battle of the sexes, sex talk, open relationship, open marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: talky, sincere, humorous, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racial issues, social issues, society, actor's life, family life, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, racism, parents and children, family relations, stand up special, absurd humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, stylized ...
Plot: friends, buddies, misfit, society, love and romance, lifestyle, social misfits, suburbs, fall in love, city life, emotional abuse, mental breakdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Living in Oblivion (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nick is the director of a low-budget indie film. He tries to keep everything together as his production is plagued with an insecure actress, a megalomaniac star, a pretentious, beret-wearing director of photography and lousy catering. Divided in ...
Style: surreal, humorous, funny, atmospheric, talky ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor, character study, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, friends, actor's life, lifestyle, satire, filmmaker, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dark humor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%