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Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004)
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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 celebrities (which usually ended in verbally--sometimes physically--insulting/assaulting them). Now comes "La La Wood"--Jiminy Glick's home. This is his story (sort of).
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, not serious, clever, suspense, realistic, talky, biting, parody ...
Plot: journalism, showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life, desire for fame, workplace intrigue, culture clash, tv show, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, celebrity, satire, television, film industry, murder, hollywood, investigation, crimes, couples, media, filmmaking, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, canada, india, toronto ontario canada, montana

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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, lifestyle, celebrity culture, satire, media and media satire mostly in Comedy, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Jiminy Glick in Lalawood: Being Michael Madsen (2007), Nobody Knows Anything! (2003), Hollywood North (2003), Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004), Movers & Shakers (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Being Michael Madsen (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Actor Michael Madsen turns the tables on notorious paparazzo, Billy Dant, by hiring a trio of documentary filmmakers to chronicle Dant's life, loves, and troubles.
Style: parody, suspense, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, paparazzi, showbiz, filmmaking, actor's life, celebrity, false accusation, private vs public, celebrity culture, society, vengeance, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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, light ...
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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: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, suspense ...
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Time: 70s, 80s
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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: witty, humorous, cynical, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: celebrity, workplace, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture, tv show, comedian, women's rights, fashion, gay interest, gay ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
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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: parody, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: satire, filmmaking, hollywood, road not taken, media satire, singleness, celebrity culture, showbiz, down on your luck, couples, religions or cults, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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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, relationship vs career, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, couple relations, celebrity culture, hollywood, audition, media, theater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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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, realistic, not serious, humorous, atmospheric ...
Plot: satire, desire for fame, ambition, actor's life, lifestyle, filmmaking, showbiz, hollywood, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, media satire, ventriloquist dummy ...
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Festival in Cannes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, a big producer, needs Millie for a small part in a fall ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary
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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, realistic, witty
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Twenty-three years after the release of the original Beatles mockumentary, 'The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash', famous artists, actors and musicians speak out on how The Rutles influenced them.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, cynical ...
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Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, talky
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: No overview found.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Country: USA
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