Movies like Head of State 2016

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Head of State (2016)
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Head of State (2016)
Original name: Arajin Demq
Genre: Comedy
Country: Armenia
Story: Grigor is an eccentric young man with every prerequisite to become a great journalist, but he avoids responsibility and blames his every problem on others, circumstances and the Government. But everything changes when he wakes up as the President of Armenia and has the power to change everything to his wish. Amidst of making wild reforms and crazy decisions Grigor has to conquer love of his life all over again and uncover a terrifying conspiracy.
Style: political comedy
Plot: politics, president, demonstration, armenian
Place: caucasus, armenia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, political comedy and melancholic films with plots about politics, president, political satire, state affairs, political, farce and parody mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Head of State: White House Madness (1975), Babo 73 (1964), We and Our Mountains (1969), Brand X (1970), Bill Maher: Be More Cynical (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
White House Madness (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The Nixon Administration falls apart in a farcical manner in the time of the Watergate Scandal.
Style: political comedy
Plot: politics, farce, dog, president, white house, scandal, political scandal, political satire, republican, american politics, u.s. president, politician ...
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Babo 73 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: The president of the United Status, who, when he isn’t at the White House— a dilapidated Victorian— conducts his top-secret affairs on a deserted beach.
Plot: politics, u.s. president, usa president
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We and Our Mountains (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Calm of the mountain village is disturbed by the investigation on stray sheep.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Bill Maher: Be More Cynical (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: BE MORE CYNICAL was originally aired on HBO, and offers viewers a chance to see Maher's full routine, which sees him tackling a wide array of topics, and leaving the audience recoiling in laughter.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Canadian Bacon is the only fictitious film from Director Michael Moore. This comedy is about an American president who decides to go to war to bring the public’s opinion of him up during election time. Canadian Bacon is actor John Candy’s last ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Country: Soviet Union
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Plot: armenian, friend, boy, friendship, young woman, falling in love, young man, boy meets girl, girl, love
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