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Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
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Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
Original name: Saturday Night Live 25th Anniversary
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits and musical numbers of the past two and a half decades.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, satire, music, performer's life, artists and showbiz, society, media, disorder, reunion, weekend, state affairs, media satire, anchor, silly humor, parody, celebrity, television, political satire, tv show, comedian, pop culture, guest, social satire, celebrity impersonation, archive footage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, witty and realistic films with plots about satire, parody, artists and showbiz, joke, comedian, disorder and social satire mostly in Comedy, Music and Documentary genres. Some movies like Saturday Night Live 25: Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979), Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995), My Breakfast with Blassie (1983), Marci X (2003), The Groove Tube (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A three-hour prime-time special celebrating SNL '​s fortieth year on the air.
Plot: celebrity, guest, reunion, anniversary, compilation, live performance, live audience, retrospective, irreverence, satire, actor playing himself, archive footage ...
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Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Story: A TV special celebrating the 15th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: social satire, irreverence, live performance, retrospective, live audience, live broadcast, reminiscence, archive footage, satire, actor playing himself, compilation, pop culture ...
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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Steve Martin (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A collection of Steve Martin's best skits.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty
Plot: silly humor, tv show, workplace romance, artists and showbiz, performer's life, love and romance, disorder, workplace, lifestyle, media satire, boss and employee, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
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67%
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: cynical, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, satire, chaos, chaos and mayhem, media satire, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, disorder, filmmaking, showbiz, media, laser ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Saturday Night Live (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, witty, topical humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: singer, parody, musician, comedian, politics, cross dressing, actor, performance, friends, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, america
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57%
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (2008)
Genre: Comedy, News
Country: USA
Story: Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday is an American limited-run series broadcast on NBC. It is a political satire news show spin-off from Saturday Night Live, featuring that show's "Weekend Update" segment. It initially ran for ...
Style: not serious, biting, realistic, clever, talky ...
Plot: parody, politics, satire, political satire, silly humor, artists and showbiz, state affairs, society, media, interview, live broadcast, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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53%
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Join Messers Heidecker and Wareheim for an exciting winter holiday that's taking the world by storm with the Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special.
Style: humorous, stylized, offbeat, surreal, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, lifestyle, goofy hero, disorder, artists and showbiz, friends, media satire, partners, silly humor, live audience, reenactment, craziness ...
Place: usa
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Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Mr. Show with Bob and David is an American sketch comedy series starring and hosted by Saturday Night Live writer/actor Bob Odenkirk and stand up comedian/actor David Cross. It aired on HBO from November 3, 1995 to December 28, 1998. Cross and ...
Style: offbeat, surreal, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, comedian, parody, lifestyle, media satire, celebrity culture, media, partners, disorder, performer's life, artists and showbiz, mishap ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: live comedy, not serious, humorous, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: satire, theater, hollywood, artists and showbiz, disorder, audience participation, silly humor, joke, comedian, live performance, live audience, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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44%
My Breakfast with Blassie (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: My Breakfast with Blassie is a movie starring Andy Kaufman and professional wrestler "Classy" Freddie Blassie. It is a mostly improvised parody of the popular art film My Dinner with Andre and is set in a restaurant where Kaufman and ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, talky, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, media, filmmaking, prodigy, hollywood, silly humor, diner, prank, restaurant, actor's life, lifestyle, terminal illness ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california
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Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Karen is on first visit to new boyfriend's parents when she discovers something odd about his eating habits.
Plot: comedian, parody, joke, celebrity, social satire, irreverence, pop culture, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, retrospective, satire, archive footage ...
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40%
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Marci X (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Jewish-American Princess is forced to take control of a hard-core hip-hop record label and tries to rein the one of the label's most controversial rappers.
Style: controversial, witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: fish out of water, hip hop, culture clash, satire, artists and showbiz, opposites attract, unlikely couple, parents and children, family relations, interracial relations, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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39%
The Groove Tube (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Chevy Chase makes his film debut in this riotous collection of live skits. Directed by Ken Shapiro and featuring Chase, Richard Belzer and others, The Groove Tube mocks TV Land and its trappings by spoofing kids' shows -- from a ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, based on sketch comedy, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, tv show, rising to stardom, culture clash, showbiz, contests and competitions, workplace situations, sexual relations, rise and fall, lifestyle, actor's life, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky
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38%
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Elephant Parts (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Winner of the first video Grammy Award, Michael Nesmith (The Monkees) wrote and starred in Elephant Parts, a collection of comedy and music videos using money he inherited from his mother, the inventor of Liquid Paper. Elephant Parts is one hour ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat, not serious
Plot: performer's life, disorder, celebrity culture, showbiz, society, lifestyle, parody, satire, musician's life, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, shot in the torso ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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38%
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Wayne's World (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a sleazy TV exec offers Wayne and Garth a fat contract to tape their late-night public access show at his network, they can't believe their good fortune. But they soon discover the road from basement to big-time is a gnarly one, fraught ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: heavy metal, music, satire, desire for fame, media satire, verbal byplay, sleazy, network, buddies, hockey, femme fatale, manager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, milwaukee wisconsin, chicago illinois
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The Fluffy Movie (2014)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy
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, humorous, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: performer's life, artists and showbiz, society, friends, on the road, theater, profanity, cross country
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Richard Pryor Show (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Richard Pryor Show is an American comedy variety series starring Richard Pryor. It premiered on NBC on Tuesday, September 13, 1977 at 8 p.m. opposite ABC's popular television shows Laverne & Shirley and Happy Days. The show was ...
Style: biting, not serious, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Plot: satire, variety show, media, performer's life, disorder, artists and showbiz, interracial relations, society, lifestyle, joke, parody, african american ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Attention, comedy fans: NOT THE NINE O'CLOCK NEWS is the real thing. This is scathing, no-holds-barred Brit humor at its best. Rapid-fire skits starring Rowan Atkinson (Mr. Bean) are as politically incorrect as they are side-bustingly funny, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: satire, parody, news, media satire, silly humor, media, artists and showbiz, disorder, british tv, tv news, entertainment, fake news report ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe
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36%
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MADtv (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Reality-TV, Talk-Show
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: MADtv is an American sketch comedy television series based on Mad, and contained animated Spy vs. Spy and Don Martin cartoon shorts as well as images of Alfred E. Neuman. Its first TV broadcast was on October 14, 1995. The one-hour show aired ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: comedian, guest, live performance, singer, musician, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, performance, cross dressing, actor, television, interview ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa
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Wayne's World 2 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A message from Jim Morrison in a dream prompts cable access TV stars Wayne and Garth to put on a rock concert, "Waynestock," with Aerosmith as headliners. But amid the preparations, Wayne frets that a record producer is putting the moves ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: rock, friendship, concert, satire, performance, tv show, hopes, artists and showbiz, fall in love, love and romance, music, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
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Chocolate News (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chocolate News is a satirical news show hosted and head written by David Alan Grier with an emphasis on African American culture. The show aired on Wednesday nights at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central as a lead-in to their other news satire programs, The ...
Style: humorous, cynical, biting, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: satire, parody, society, media satire, media, hip hop culture, absurdism, social satire, guest, monologue, entertainment, tv show ...
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: live comedy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: politics, comedian, artists and showbiz, democrat, state affairs, adult humor, joke, political satire, live performance, live audience, profanity, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
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Andy's Funhouse (1979)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: This special was taped in 1977 but did not air until August 1979, on ABC. It featured most of Andy's famous gags, including Foreign Man/Latka and his Elvis Presley impersonation, as well as a host of unique segments (including a special ...
Style: cult film, post modern
Plot: singing, surrealism, satire, absurdism, variety show, impersonation, actor playing himself, puppet, stand up comedian, joke, comedian, parody ...
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2gether (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
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: not serious, feel good, humorous, witty, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: showbiz, celebrity culture, nothing goes right, music, music band, musician's life, partners, ambition, rock, lifestyle, media, desire for fame ...
Time: 90s
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Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! is an American sketch comedy television series, created by and starring Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, which premiered February 11, 2007 on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim comedy block and ran until May ...
Style: not serious, surreal, humorous, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, prank, farce, workplace, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, media, goofy hero, media satire, partners, dancing, tv ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fresh-faced young Michael Rimmer worms his way into an opinion poll company and is soon running the place. He uses this as a springboard to get into politics and in the mini-skirted flared-trousered world of 1970 Britain starts to rise through the ...
Style: cynical, clever, witty, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: politics, satire, head of state, state affairs, media satire, rise to the top, manipulations, disorder, ambition, society, political corruption, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england
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Flip (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Flip Wilson Show is an hour long variety show that aired in the U.S. on NBC from September 17, 1970 to June 27, 1974. The show starred American comedian Flip Wilson; the program was one of the first American television programs starring a black ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: parody, variety show, friends, disorder, artists and showbiz, music, stand up comedian, comedian, musician, entertainment, cross dressing, african american ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: not serious, offbeat, surreal, humorous, clever ...
Plot: tv show, parody, showbiz, music, artists and showbiz, disorder, rock, silly humor, media, media satire, music band, singer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
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Sgt. Bilko (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The army is known for churning out lean mean fighting machines intent on protecting our great nation. Martin is the inexplicable the incorrigible the invicible sgt. Ernie bilko leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the ...
Style: humorous, light, exciting, captivating, not serious ...
Plot: military, soldier, gambling, military base, cons and scams, rivalry, disorder, revenge, camp, against the rules, military life, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, greenland
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The American Ruling Class (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This inventive, mildly fictionalized documentary follows noted editor Lewis Lapham as he introduces two Ivy League graduates to America's elite in an effort to examine the role of class and moneyed privilege in American democracy. With stops at ...
Style: semi serious, clever, witty, thought provoking, cynical ...
Plot: satire, politics, rise to the top, ambition, college, media, social decay, moral dilemma, society, state affairs, idealism, injustice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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