Movies like Our Brand Is Crisis

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Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)
 6.1
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Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A feature film based on the documentary "Our Brand Is Crisis", which focuses on the use of American political campaign strategies in South America.
Style: satirical, light, entertaining, dramatic, interesting, tricky, clever, cerebral, melancholic, harsh
Audience: kids
Plot: women, political campaign, hotel, politician, office, bus, election, sabotage, humiliation, tv show, presidential candidate, rivals, telephone call, cigarette smoking, drunkenness, hotel room, man crying, riot, american abroad, debate, presidential campaign, mooning, woman, world politics, political ...
Time: year 2002
Place: bolivia, south america, california, latin america, new orleans, new jersey

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, clever and interesting films with plots about storytelling, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, pornography, culture clash and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Our Brand Is Crisis: Swing Vote (2008), Wag the Dog (1997), Primary Colors (1998), Man of the Year (2006), The Candidate (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Swing Vote (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a remarkable turn of events, the result of the presidential election comes down to one man's vote.
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, touching, entertaining ...
Plot: politics, presidential election, election, small town, parents and children, state affairs, father daughter relationship, media, campaign, usa president, political campaign, u.s. president ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new mexico, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, albuquerque new mexico, mexico ...
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 7.1
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Wag the Dog (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During the final weeks of a presidential race, the President is accused of sexual misconduct. To distract the public until the election, the President's adviser hires a Hollywood producer to help him stage a fake war.
Style: talky, realistic, cynical, humorous, thought provoking ...
Plot: political corruption, political conspiracy, presidential election, election, senator, election campaign, cia, politics, war, journalism, cons and scams, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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100%
 6.7
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Primary Colors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the best-selling roman à clef about Bill Clinton's 1992 run for the White House, the young and gifted Henry Burton is tapped to oversee the presidential campaign of Governor Jack Stanton. Burton is pulled into the ...
Style: semi serious, cynical, humorous, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, scandal, presidential election, media, extramarital affair, head of state, usa president, rise to the top, supportive spouse, couple relations, state affairs, white house ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Man of the Year (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The irreverent host of a political satire talk show decides to run for president and expose corruption in Washington. His stunt goes further than he expects when he actually wins the election, but a software engineer suspects that a computer glitch ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sincere, satirical ...
Plot: politics, presidential election, media, campaign, usa president, head of state, state affairs, against the odds, love and romance, couples, comedian, conspiracy theory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Candidate (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment.
Style: cynical, talky, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: politics, campaign, election, idealism, hopes, rise to the top, democrat, society, republican, americana, liberal, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san diego california, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.3
 7K
She Hate Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Fired from his job, a former executive turns to impregnating wealthy lesbians for profit.
Style: sexual, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: mafia, pregnancy, investigation, workplace, politics, society, gays and lesbians, down on your luck, babies and infants, workplace situations, couple relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: u.s. capitol building
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 105
Babyfever (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Gena is an average woman who is torn between her current boyfriend's desire to marry her and start a family, and the unexpected arrival of an old boyfriend wanting to pick up where they left off. To further complicate matters, she might be ...
Style: intense, sexy, talky, psychological, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: women, boyfriend, female bonding, party, interview, pregnancy, baby shower, nudity (full frontal - brief), twists & turns, moral ambiguity, assassins, storytelling ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: london, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 40K
28 Days (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After getting into a car accident while drunk on the day of her sister's wedding, Gwen Cummings is given a choice between prison or a rehab center. She chooses rehab, but is extremely resistant to taking part in any of the treatment programs ...
Style: realistic, emotional, melancholic, compassionate, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: rehabilitation, drug rehabilitation, addiction, starting over, going straight, doctors and patients, self discovery, introspection, clinic, drugs/alcohol, drug addiction, drug addict ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 12K
Bob Roberts (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins. Bob Roberts is a folksinger with a difference: He offers tunes that protest welfare chiselers, liberal whining, and the like. As the ...
Style: clever, witty, cynical, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: assassination attempt, politics, filmmaking, senator, conservative, senate, political campaign, political satire, election campaign, journalism, campaign, liberal ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, entertaining, clever ...
Plot: lobbyist, marketing, advertising, morality, reporter, tobacco, lie, lung cancer, capitalism, journalism, society, social satire ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
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Butter (2011)
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Story: An adopted girl discovers her talent for butter carving and finds herself pitted against an ambitious local woman in their Iowa town's annual contest.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
In the Company of Men (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two business executives--one an avowed misogynist, the other recently emotionally wounded by his love interest--set out to exact revenge on the female gender by seeking out the most innocent, uncorrupted girl they can find and ruining her life.
Style: psychological, disturbing, cynical, dark humor, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love, secretary, rivalry, friends, battle of the sexes, mind game, betrayal, revenge, prejudice, cruelty, sexism, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 13K
The Big Kahuna (1999)
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
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Duration: 108 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
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The Intern (2015)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.6
 92K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 38K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 14K
Ready to Wear (1994)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
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Country: USA
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Style: talky, clever, realistic, cynical, semi serious ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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First Monday in October (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Employee of the Month (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: surprise ending, dark humor, suspense, melancholic, entertaining ...
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 27K
Pushing Tin (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 124 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Unfinished Business (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hard-working small business owner and his two associates travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every imaginable – and unimaginable – way, including ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: business trip, nothing goes right, escapades, on the road, disorder, comedy of errors, bullying, company, man undressing, marathon, tear gas, singing in a car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, st. louis missouri, berlin germany, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 5K
The TV Set (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As a writer named Mike struggles to shepherd his semi-autobiographical sitcom into development, his vision is slowly eroded by a domineering network executive named Lenny who favors trashy reality programming. The irony, of course, is that every ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, biting, semi serious ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 590
Running Mates (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A governor running for President gets revealed to be a serial philanderer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic
Plot: politics, idealism, campaign, rise to the top, love and romance, state affairs, couple relations, legal action, workplace, democrat, society, hopes ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 39K
Edtv (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, funny, entertaining ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%