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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, feel good, entertaining, sexual, sexy, realistic, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, porn star, ambition, follow your dream, lifestyle, desire for fame, rising to stardom, misfit, fish out of water, showbiz, goofy hero, sexual relations, fall in love, filmmaking, disorder, artists and showbiz, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual humor, love and romance, hopes, innocence lost, sexual content, profanity, silly humor, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, idaho

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and feel good films with plots about artists and showbiz, lifestyle, showbiz, filmmaking, disorder, ambition and hollywood mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star: Holyman Undercover (2010), Who's Your Daddy? (2002), He's Way More Famous Than You (2013), Brother's Justice (2010), Dirty Movie (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: tv show, hollywood, filmmaking, ambition, artists and showbiz, society, lifestyle, missionary, actor, fish out of water, fame, tv star ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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95%
Who's Your Daddy? (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An adopted Ohio high school senior discovers he is the inherited heir to a porn empire. Dropped into a bitter power struggle, his new flock of beautiful co-workers come to his aid.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: teen sex comedy, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage love, looking for love, fish out of water, rise to the top, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, misfit, disorder, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
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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: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: actor's life, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, hopes, filmmaking, showbiz, fame, escapades, society, hollywood, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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89%
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: atmospheric, humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: parody, ambition, desire for fame, satire, showbiz, filmmaking, actor's life, lifestyle, hollywood, media satire, dancer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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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: filmmaking, martial arts, hollywood, lifestyle, showbiz, film within a film, follow your dream, buddies, partners, actor's life, artists and showbiz, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: follow your dream, ambition, filmmaking, buddies, farce, disorder, friends, silly humor, media, film within a film, nudity (full frontal - brief), tattoo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, profanity, strong female presence, strong sexual content, filmmaking, showbiz, hollywood, artists and showbiz, hopes, ambition, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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, feel good
Plot: actor's life, elderly, retirement home, artists and showbiz, friends, retirement home life, filmmaking, hollywood, disorder, silly humor, showbiz, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, witty, biting, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: messenger, showbiz, celebrity culture, tv show, rich and poor, hollywood, media satire, silly humor, disorder, fish out of water, lifestyle, goofy hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Stonerville (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Troy "Slam" Slamsky loses his girl, love makes a wake-up call and he finds success in the world of online advertising with some hysterical twists on an old theme. Finding a new love who understands his vision sets Slam free to do what ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: couples, friends, friendship, lifestyle, ambition, youth, couple relations, fall in love, sexual content, love and romance, romance, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, showbiz, strong female presence, lifestyle, parody, storytelling, celebrity, television, makeup artist, trailer, makeover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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, feel good, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, audition, parody, desire for fame, movie business, satire, comedy of errors, showbiz, nothing goes right, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, friendship, looking for sex, best friends, love and romance, sexual content, silly humor, couples, lifestyle, sexual relations, stripper, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Stripper Academy (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The owner of a strip club decide to create a stripper academy, where anyone can enter and learn to dance like a pro, but only a few will be selected as strippers.
Style: humorous, sexy, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: rise to the top, workplace, fish out of water, boss and employee, power relations, disorder, ambition, misfit, strip club, nudity (full frontal - brief), wedding, lap dance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Swearnet: The Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Fed up with being censored in their post-Trailer Park Boys lives, the out of work stars/world-renowned 'swearists', Mike Smith, Robb Wells and John Paul Tremblay decide to start their own uncensored network on the internet.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, media, follow your dream, buddies, hopes, tv show, computers and web, filmmaking, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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69%
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Life's a Beach (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Darren gets stood up on the day of his wedding and uses his vacation tickets with his best friend, RJ, to spend his "honeymoon" at a Club Med-style resort.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, fall in love, couples, disorder, friends, beach, youth, lifestyle, island, looking for sex, buddies, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light, sincere
Plot: showbiz, hollywood, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, once in a lifetime opportunity, couples, unlikely couple, ambition, fame, college, love, american dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love and romance, romance, workplace, college, campus, disorder, farce, uninhibited rivalry, fish out of water, workplace situations, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages, 21st century, renaissance
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, satirical, captivating, entertaining, touching ...
Plot: mistaken identity, showbiz, ambition, rising to stardom, media, overnight success, farce, musician's life, media satire, comedy of errors, music, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, sexy, sex comedy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friends, couples, battle of the sexes, female nudity, marijuana, hipster, singleness, hollywood, lifestyle, buddies, womanizer, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Casting Couch (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Desperate to meet new girls, six down-on-their-luck guys come up with the ultimate plan to hook up - cast a fake movie. When tons of hot chicks show up for the audition, it's a matter of who's willing to go the farthest to get the part.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: looking for sex, buddies, disorder, filmmaking, cons and scams, film within a film, hollywood, casting couch, audition, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, captivating, entertaining, light, suspense ...
Audience: student film
Plot: friendship, ambition, buddies, friends, hollywood, showbiz, partners, desire for fame, writer's life, rivalry, screenwriter, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Already Famous (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Singapore
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A light hearted comedy about a girl from a small town in Malaysia who dreams of becoming a star in neighboring Singapore...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: tv show, desire for fame, follow your dream, ambition, fall in love, showbiz, celebrity culture, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, media, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: singapore, malaysia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Finding Bliss (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jody Balaban, an aspiring filmmaker, is fresh to L.A. with New York film school accolades and the dream of making her movie. Unable to get a job where she can use the skills she so finely honed, Jody must edit adult entertainment to make ends meet. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, filmmaking, sexual relations, showbiz, scantily clad female, fall in love, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Auteur (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: THE AUTEUR follows formerly renowned porn director Arturo Domingo (Five Easy Nieces, Requiem for a Wet Dream) through a bizarre weekend as he receives a lifetime achievement award at a film festival in Portland, OR. Encountering crazed fans, former ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: open marriage, filmmaking, comeback, satire, rise and fall, introspection, sexual relations, showbiz, unfulfillment, hopes, aging, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, boston, houston texas, portland oregon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, satirical, absurd, surreal ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, disorder, nothing goes right, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ghost, cons and scams, death, faked suicide, fake suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, france, europe, paris france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Nobody Knows Anything! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An aspiring filmmaker learns that success in Hollywood doesn't come as easy as she suspected as she attempts to discover the formula to success. When the guidance of her helpful has-been uncle fails to pave the way, Sarah Wilder must seek the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, feel good, melancholic ...
Plot: hollywood, lawyer, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, media, actor's life, satire, prison guard, blue collar ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "Kickin' It Old Skool" revolves around a 12-year-old breakdancer, who in 1986 hits his head while performing at a talent show and as a result is comatose for 20 years. He awakens to find he is a grown man. With the mind and experience ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, stylized, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: breakdance, dancer's life, hip hop, lifestyle, follow your dream, contests and competitions, love triangle, rivalry, artists and showbiz, youth, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
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62%
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Garbage (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two best friends, garbage truck drivers in Hollywood become celebrities overnight after they find Cuba Gooding Jr.’s Best Supporting Actor Oscar for JERRY MAGUIRE in the trash and suddenly their lives go topsy-turvy.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, overnight success, celebrity culture, showbiz, working class, buddies, partners, odd couple, lifestyle, once in a lifetime opportunity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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I Want Candy (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two hopeful lads from Leatherhead trying to break into the movies stumble upon the opportunity of a lifetime. Frustrated by their arty film teacher, wannabe producer Joe and his talented but neurotic director friend Baggy head to London to sell what ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, light, bad taste humour ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: porn, blonde, filmmaking, follow your dream, nothing goes right, fish out of water, starlet, once in a lifetime opportunity, hopes, artists and showbiz, sexual attraction, peeping tom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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61%