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Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star
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, desire for fame, ambition and friends mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star: Holyman Undercover (2010), Breaking & Entering (2013), Hollywood Acting Studio (2013), The Patsy (1964), A True Story (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Holyman Undercover
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Breaking & Entering
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Duration: 22 min.
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Hollywood Acting Studio
Genre: Comedy
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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The Patsy
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A True Story
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Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two rival Medieval shows vie for supremacy in the world of Renaissance Faires.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
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The Jamie Foxx Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jamie Foxx Show is an American television sitcom that aired on the WB Network from August 28, 1996 to January 14, 2001. The series stars Jamie Foxx, Garcelle Beauvais, Christopher B. Duncan, Ellia English, and Garrett Morris.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, hotel, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, workplace, performer's life, wooing, family business, workplace romance, workplace situations, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
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Hollywood Sex Wars
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 ...
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Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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    User:   54%
 
Brother's Justice
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, cynical
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, buddies, follow your dream, martial arts, hopes, partners, friends, lifestyle ...
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Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales
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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, talky, not serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Foreign Exchange
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Country: USA
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Audience: teens
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Entourage
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Place: california, usa, los angeles, spain, italy ...
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Already Famous
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...
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Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Auteur
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Never Been Thawed
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, clever, offbeat ...
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Party Down
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Party Down is an American comedy television series that follows a Los Angeles, California, catering team for the titular company. The sextet of aspiring Hollywood actors and writers, as well as drifting lost souls, work small-time catering gigs ...
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Queen of the Lot
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Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: semi serious, talky, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Country: USA
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Underground Comedy Movie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of comedic short films guaranteed to offend.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, actor's life, parody, buddies, moon, goofy hero, mad scientist, performer's life, gender bending, media satire, showbiz, tv show ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, kentucky, usa
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The Film Crew: Hollywood After Dark
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 ...
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Time: 60s
Place: usa
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Garbage
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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    User:   37%
 
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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, offbeat, clever ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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System:   40%
    User:   47%
 

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