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Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)
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Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A kid from the Midwest moves out to Hollywood in order to follow in his parents footsteps -- and become a porn star.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, goofy hero, desire for fame, follow your dream, innocence lost, fish out of water, artists and showbiz, misfit, rising to stardom, fall in love, sexual relations, showbiz, filmmaking, ambition, hopes, love and romance, disorder, lifestyle, masturbation, obstacle course, ice cream cone, jigsaw puzzle, porn star, sexual humor, bare breasts
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, idaho

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and semi serious films with plots about artists and showbiz, hollywood, lifestyle, showbiz, disorder, ambition and filmmaking mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star: Holyman Undercover (2010), He's Way More Famous Than You (2013), Brother's Justice (2010), A True Story (2013), She Wants Me (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Tracey Ullman's comedy special features the one-and-only 'Ruby Romaine'--the memorable character from HBO's 'Tracey Takes On.' After an illustrious career, veteran Hollywood makeup artist Ruby has decided to call it ...
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, showbiz, makeup artist, lifestyle, alcohol, celebrity, television, trailer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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95%
Holyman Undercover (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Amish man comes to Hollywood to be a missionary, and gets cast as Satan on a nighttime soap opera.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: fish out of water, tv show, actor's life, hollywood, rising to stardom, romance, artists and showbiz, misfit, disorder, fall in love, filmmaking, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
He's Way More Famous Than You (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When once-up-and-coming indie film starlet Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop she finally realizes that something in her life has got to change... she has to become WAY MORE FAMOUS! Armed with a stolen ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, desire for fame, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, showbiz, filmmaking, hopes, lifestyle, celebrity, fame
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Brother's Justice (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Motivated by Box Office statistics, Dax Shepard has made a decision to leave comedy to pursue his dream of becoming an international Martial Arts action star.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cynical
Plot: hollywood, martial arts, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, buddies, follow your dream, hopes, partners, friends, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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A True Story (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mike and Matt own nothing and share everything, including their life's work, a screenplay, which seems to be their only escape from the harsh reality that is the Hollywood machine.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, student film
Plot: buddies, desire for fame, showbiz, hollywood, ambition, artists and showbiz, writer's life, innocence lost, friendship, partners, friends, renewed love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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74%
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She Wants Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A neurotic writer working on his new film gets into a tricky situation when an A-list actress shows interest in the role intended for his girlfriend.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: college, hollywood, showbiz, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple, desire for fame, ambition, hopes, couples, once in a lifetime opportunity, lifestyle, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Breaking & Entering (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Breaking & Entering is an independent series about three friends seeking to enter Hollywood by breaking their backs working as assistants. B&E is based on and inspired by the lives of industry assistants who live and work in REAL HOLLYWOOD ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, workplace, buddies, desire for fame, follow your dream, friends, hopes, assistant, breaking and entering ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Patsy (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a star comedian dies, his comedy team decides to train a 'nobody' to play the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy). But the man chosen, bellboy Stanley Belt (Lewis), can't do anything right. The TV show is getting closer, and Stanley ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: goofy hero, hollywood, celebrity culture, media satire, tv show, nothing goes right, fish out of water, misfit, disorder, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, rising to stardom ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
All's Faire in Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two rival Medieval shows vie for supremacy in the world of Renaissance Faires.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: workplace romance, fish out of water, romance, workplace situations, college, artists and showbiz, love and romance, disorder, goofy hero, uninhibited rivalry, wooing, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages, renaissance
Place: michigan, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Development Hell (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The story of a failed director and his hodgepodge crew as they search, in vain, for fame and success in the crazy world of Hollywood.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, director, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, hopes, agent, actor, fame, film industry, film within a film, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: disorder, hollywood, artists and showbiz, theater, improv, irreverence, parody, comedian, joke, stand up comedian, actress playing multiple roles, monologue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hollywood Acting Studio (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: "Hollywood Acting Studio" follows Professor LaFrange, a failed Hollywood hopeful, and his attempts to teach "blockbuster cinema acting" to his community college acting class. LaFrange teaches his class the secrets to auditioning, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, teachers and students, college, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, follow your dream, college life, ambition, hopes, ensemble, theater ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Hard Breakers (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tired of the dating scene, Lindsay and Alexis take matters into their own hands, clubbing potential mates and dragging them back to their house.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, best friends, battle of the sexes, couples, friends, friendship, looking for sex, sexual relations, love and romance, lifestyle, kidnapping, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Romy and Michele: In the Beginning (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This time around it's 1987, and new high school graduates Romy and Michele are desperate to get away from their hometown of Tucson...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: hollywood, transsexual, nightclub, best friends, female friendship, sexual relations, social differences, celebrity culture, reunion, high school, gender, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Run Ronnie Run (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A redneck with an uncanny knack for getting arrested becomes the star of his own reality program.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, based on sketch comedy
Plot: tv show, rising to stardom, hollywood, media satire, artists and showbiz, media, disorder, goofy hero, rise and fall, celebrity culture, underage smoking, wedding ring ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hollywood Sex Wars (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Max, Aaron and Glen have a track record littered with strike-outs and misfit hook-ups. The boys embark on a mission to up their hot babe batting average. They meet Hollywood Casanova Johnny Eyelash who teaches these boys the game of scoring A-list ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, marijuana, hipster, buddies, hollywood, looking for sex, friends, womanizer, sexual relations, singleness, teaching the ways of the world, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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3 Geezers! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Follow actor J Kimball as he researches what it's like to be old for a role in an upcoming movie. When he meets the residents at The Coconuts convalescent home, he quickly discovers that his perceptions of the elderly may be off from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, golden years, retirement home, prank, retirement home life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, elderly, buddies, filmmaking, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, parody, showbiz, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, desire for fame, media satire, filmmaking, ambition, lifestyle, ventriloquist dummy ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Noobz (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives?
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: on the road, buddies, contests and competitions, video game, adventure, computers and web, ambition, disorder, friends, misfit partners, obsessive quest, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
30 Nights of Paranormal Activity with the Devil Inside the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After a stint in a psychiatric hospital, a young woman returns to the house where her father killed the entire cast of The Artist during his exorcism.
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, goofy hero, heroes, supernatural, haunted house, disorder, nothing goes right, video camera, masturbation, lesbian kiss, female nudity, exorcism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Not Another Not Another Movie (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this non- stop hilarious ride we follow a struggling Movie Studio that is willing to do anything to make a buck even if it means ruining its reputation, and running the Movie Industry into the ground. This film has everything that an audience ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, showbiz, artists and showbiz, disorder, blind ambition, downfall, nothing goes right, media satire, ambition, media, unfulfillment, interview ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Punching the Clown (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A satirical songwriter comes to Los Angeles and puts his life's work in jeopardy.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: folk, comedy of errors, musician's life, farce, music, rising to stardom, comedian, celebrity culture, mistaken identity, showbiz, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: humorous, witty, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, parody, accountant, farce, audition, twins, comedy of errors, movie business, cult, celebrity culture, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Happy Hooker Goes Hollywood (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Xaviera Hollander has to navigate some sleazy studio politics to see the production of the film version of her memoirs.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, sexy
Plot: prostitute, hollywood, strong sexual content, showbiz, filmmaking, ambition, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, hopes, lifestyle, swimming pool, wheelchair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Nickelodeon (1976)
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love triangle, celebrity culture, ambition, love and romance, lifestyle, celebrity, hotel, christmas ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Dirty Movie (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An outrageous cut-rate producer, Charlie LaRue (Christopher Meloni) is about to fulfill his lifelong dream to make a movie about the most offensive, dirtiest jokes ever told.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, farce, disorder, buddies, follow your dream, ambition, media, friends, masturbation, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Foreign Exchange (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four high school friends plan to ride out their senior year taking easy classes, including a program for housing foreign exchange students and eventually all attending Ohio State. Hurdles befall each of the four: grades, higher aspirations, love. Is ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sexual, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, masturbation, buddies, hardcase students, drugs/alcohol, high school life, teenage life, youth, friends, social relations, wooing, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tongue-in-cheek look at 20-something singles clubbing and partying in L.A. Voice-over narration, charts and graphs, and visits to a research laboratory punctuate the story of a single night when groups of friends go out, drink alcohol, take drugs, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, witty
Plot: nightlife, twentysomething life, clubbing, alcohol, party, one-night stand, nightclub, bar, looking for sex, misfit, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: nothing goes right, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, store, artists and showbiz, hollywood, ghost, desire for fame, celebrity culture, cons and scams, media satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Boy Toy (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jake: an unsuccessful - yet well endowed - underwear model in L.A, who finds a lucrative new line of work as a platonic escort for women of a certain age. But, just as he finds himself a deep-pocketed "sugar mama" in Barbra, he meets ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: boys' night
Plot: womanizer, love and romance, couples, disorder, battle of the sexes, platonic
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%