Movies like Late Show

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Late Show (1999)
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Late Show (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, parody, sincere, clever, realistic, witty, not serious
Plot: couple relations, satire, workplace intrigue, artists and showbiz, couples, media, lifestyle, ratings, tv show, workplace, radio dj, showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, workplace situations, talk show, female nudity, beauty, television, actress, entertainment, tv station, barefoot woman, foot fetish
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: germany, europe

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Most similar movies to Late Show

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and not serious films with plots about artists and showbiz, showbiz, media, satire, media satire, lifestyle and celebrity culture mostly in Comedy, Mystery and Romance genres. Some movies like Late Show: Shout Out (1998), Schtonk (1992), Rossini (1997), The Groove Tube (1974), Pittsburgh (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shout Out (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: TV host Miranda Vega heads a variety talk-show format. Confronted with plummeting ratings, she is forced to try a different approach that brings singing hookers, drug addicts, and other no-talents into the studio. Miranda feuds with lesbian actress ...
Style: humorous, clever, suspense, biting, not serious ...
Plot: chaos and mayhem, satire, tv show, showbiz, workplace situations, media satire, gays and lesbians, workplace, media, artists and showbiz, chaos, ratings ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
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Schtonk (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Schtonk! is a farce of the actual events of 1983, when Germany's Stern magazine published, with great fanfare, 60 volumes of the alleged diaries of Adolf Hitler – which two weeks later turned out to be entirely fake. Fritz Knobel (based on ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: forgery, satire, diary, journalism, dishonesty, media, crimes, crime gone awry, cons and scams, media satire, disorder, fake ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
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Rossini (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Zigeuner is on the hunt for the woman of his dreams, a woman who should also play the main role in the film. Meanwhile, ruthless producer Oskar Reiter wants to buy the film rights at all costs - and he is struggling for the love of the beautiful ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: restaurant, satire, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), human nature, showbiz, partners, ego clash, ambition, artists and showbiz, obsessive quest, blind ambition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, munich germany
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75%
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: parody, humorous, clever, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: satire, hollywood, filmmaking, lifestyle, media, hidden identity, artists and showbiz, actor's life, disorder, nothing goes right, media satire, silly humor ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: tv show, culture clash, showbiz, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, buddies, lifestyle, rise and fall, actor's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky, new york
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71%
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Pittsburgh (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jeff Goldblum put his Hollywood actor life on hold to star alongside his new girlfriend in a Pittsburgh regional theater production of The Music Man. Co-directors Bradley and LaBrache tread a surprisingly elegant line between genuine documentary and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, talky ...
Plot: lifestyle, showbiz, relationship vs career, celebrity culture, couple relations, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, hollywood, audition, media, theater ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
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69%
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comic Garry Shandling draws upon his own talk show experiences to create the character of Larry Sanders, a paranoid, insecure host of a late night talk show. Larry, along with his obsequious TV sidekick Hank Kingsley and his fiercely protective ...
Style: parody, sitcom, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: satire, producer, showbiz, tv show, workplace, coworker, anchor, star, homosexual, uptight character, assistant, network ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Open Season (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the television ratings machines suddenly malfunction, public television suddenly, but mistakenly, soars to #1 in this humorous satire.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspense, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, society, rise to the top, workplace, blind ambition, tv show, boss and employee, media satire, workplace situations, showbiz, media, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Movers & Shakers (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Joe Mulholland, Head of Production at a Hollywood studio, makes a rather fool-hardy promise to a dying friend. He undertakes to make a major movie using the title - if not the content - of a best-selling sex manual "Love in Sex". Enlisting ...
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, parody, realistic ...
Plot: satire, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, down on your luck, singleness, lifestyle, misfit, media, actor's life, profanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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62%
Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In 1973, martial arts great Bruce Lee died, his final film, Game of Death, left unfinished. With the public hungry for more Lee, movie execs decide to find a replacement. This outrageous satire looks at the entire process, from the oddball ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: martial arts, rise and fall, rising to stardom, actor's life, filmmaking, against the odds, tv show, showbiz, tragic hero, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Starlets (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grosse Pointe is an American television parody series which aired on the WB Network during the 2000–2001 television season. Created by Darren Star, it was a satire depicting the behind-the-scenes drama on the set of a television show, and was ...
Style: parody, not serious, cynical, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: backstage, satire, actress, actor, tv show, lifestyle, showbiz, rivalry, actor's life, starlet, star, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kathy Griffin's all new feature-length stand-up DVD featuring the D-List Diva herself destroying the A-list stars we know and love.
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, lifestyle, showbiz, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, television show, tv show, celebrity, comedian, women's rights, fashion, interview ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: saudi arabia, afghanistan, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Meet Wally Sparks (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wally Sparks is a tabloid TV show reporter who's trying to boost ratings on his show. He goes to the governor's mansion to uncover a sex scandal.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, satirical ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: tv show, nothing goes right, gays and lesbians, battle of the sexes, odd couple, desire for fame, partners, love and romance, media, buddies, lifestyle, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
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58%
Special Needs (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: TV producer Warren (Isaak James) is developing his masterpiece, a reality show called "Handicaps" starring a variety of people with disabilities. Aided by Laura (Eva James), an overbearing partner with anger issues, and an ex-prison guard ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, biting, suspense ...
Plot: satire, disability, showbiz, tv show, workplace situations, misfit, workplace, ambition, politics, dark humor, disabled person, obstacle ...
Time: contemporary
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56%
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, clever, cynical, offbeat ...
Plot: workplace romance, journalism, satire, disorder, politics, workplace intrigue, campaign, media, showbiz, rise to the top, anchor, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Tracey Takes On... (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tracey Takes On... is a sketch comedy series starring comedienne Tracey Ullman. The show ran for four seasons on HBO and was commissioned after the success of the 1993 comedy special "Tracey Ullman Takes on New York." Each episode focuses ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, clever, humorous ...
Plot: sexual relations, culture clash, social differences, showbiz, celebrity culture, family life, couples, family relations, charity, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, parody
Plot: silly humor, power relations, tv show, showbiz, workplace romance, boss and employee, media satire, workplace situations, disorder, love and romance, performer's life, actor's life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Beggars and Choosers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Beggars and Choosers is a comedy-drama series broadcast by Showtime. Developed by Peter Lefcourt and Brandon Tartikoff, the series was a comedic, behind-the-scenes look at network television. Its 42 episodes aired between June 19, 1999 and December ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Plot: workplace, blind ambition, media, ambition, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, media satire, ratings, coma, backstage, television studio, television ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, suspense, biting ...
Plot: celebrity guests, duo, promiscuity, disorder, cross dressing, satire, artists and showbiz, media, gender, showbiz, media satire, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: europe, england
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51%
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "La La Wood" follows the legacy of Jiminy Glick, first introduced on "The Martin Short Show," who went on to get (non)-critical acclaim for his talk show "Primetime Glick," where Mr. Glick interviewed countless ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, cynical, talky ...
Plot: journalism, desire for fame, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, artists and showbiz, tv show, culture clash, celebrity culture, workplace intrigue, media satire, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: montana, usa, canada, toronto ontario canada, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: parody, realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, actor's life, media, writer's life, prank, filmmaking, disorder, taxi, lifestyle, rising to stardom, hollywood, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Stella Street (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Michael Caine, Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson and Roger Moore all live on a quiet street in Surbiton and Mick Jagger and Keith Richards run their corner shop - who knew?
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: misfit, disorder, fish out of water, satire, showbiz, culture clash, social decay, tv show, lifestyle, suburbs, celebrity culture, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Nobody Knows Anything! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 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, media, lifestyle, actor's life, satire, grocery store, mayor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: parody, realistic, not serious, cynical, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, chaos, laser, filmmaking, disorder, showbiz, media satire, chaos and mayhem, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, media, social satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Actors (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Les Acteurs is the absurd story of Jean-Pierre Marielle desperately waiting for a cup of hot water, the story of a conspiracy against actors, the story of aging actors whose careers are slowly less active than they used to be, but a stunning tribute ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actress, actor, film industry, jazz, television, midlife crisis, actress playing herself ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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After Lately (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: After Lately is an American television comedy. The series depicts, in mockumentary style, the behind the scenes goings-on at the office of the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately. The cast is made up of the actual writers and performers of Chelsea ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: backstage, showbiz, workplace, tv show, producer, workplace situations, late night, artists and showbiz, media, disorder, celebrity culture, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hollywood North (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The making of a serious, Canadian art house film descends into Hollywood farce when its producer is forced to compromise his vision to accommodate his drug-addled star, his leading lady and his venal backers.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, film within a film, actor's life, showbiz, celebrity culture, filmmaking, obnoxious boss, lifestyle, love and romance, satire, curses spells and rituals, movie business ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Underground Comedy Movie (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of comedic short films guaranteed to offend.
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female sitting on a toilet, lifestyle, satire, performer's life, buddies, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions, gender, media, mad scientist, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, kentucky, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
King of the Airways (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Be careful what you wish for...it just may come true. This is the underlying theme of this French-Canadian comedy drama that follows the travails of a TV addict who wins a talent contest and finds himself the subject of an embarrassingly revealing ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, suspense, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, ambition, media, media satire, celebrity culture, addiction, fighting the system, contests and competitions, rise to the top, love and romance, romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: parody, not serious, realistic, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: ambition, desire for fame, satire, filmmaking, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, hollywood, media satire, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, cotton candy ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%