Movies like Head of State 2016

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Head of State
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: armenian, president, demonstration, politics
Place: armenia, caucasus
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You Got Trumped: The First 100 Days
Comedy
France, USA, Canada
 9.6
Mimino
Comedy, Drama
Soviet Union
95 min.
 8.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, political comedy and semi serious films with plots about politics, president, political satire, state affairs, u.s. president, disorder and head of state mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Head of State: White House Madness (1975), The Men (1973), We and Our Mountains (1969), Mimino (1977), Mastergate (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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White House Madness
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, usa president, farce, republican party, american politics, republican, checkers, white house, president, politician, dog, parody ...
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The Men
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Vazgen, Sako, Suren and Aram are taxi drivers and close friends. When Aram fell in hopeless love with Karine, other three decide to help their friend.
Plot: friendship, friend, boy, girl, love, young man, falling in love, young woman, armenian, boy meets girl
Place: soviet union, caucasus, armenia
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    User:   81%
 
We and Our Mountains
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Calm of the mountain village is disturbed by the investigation on stray sheep.
Plot: sheep, village, mountain, countryside, shepherd, armenian
Place: armenia, caucasus, soviet union
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Mimino
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Georgian bush pilot Valentin (Valiko) Mizandari a.k.a. Mimino works at small local airlines, flying helicopters between small villages. But he dreams of piloting large international airlines aircrafts, so he goes to Moscow for refresher courses. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: odd couple, hotel, fish out of water, misfit, urban, disorder, misfit partners, friendship, follow your dream, city life, helicopter, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: russia, georgia (former ussr), berlin germany, soviet union, moscow russia ...
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System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
 7.8
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Mastergate
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A "play on words" about a fictional political scandal concerning covert arms deals and double-dealing government operatives, satirizing the Watergate hearings of 1972-1973.
Plot: political satire, theatre play, politician, politics, parody, movie studio, president, hearing, internal revenue service, rumor, congressman, u.s. congress ...
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    User:   49%
 
The Brady Bunch in the White House
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mike Brady becomes the President of the United States, and names Carol as his V.P..
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, political comedy
Plot: anti heroes, parody, goofy hero, head of state, political conspiracy, political intrigue, campaign, politics, fighting the system, nothing goes right, family life, media ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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The Slap in the Face
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man falls in love with and marries a prostitute, then has to defend her against malicious townsfolk.
Plot: adoptive father adopted son relationship, orphan, dream, brothel, falling in love, kiss, husband wife relationship, adoption, girl, prostitute, boy, bigotry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: armenia, caucasus
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System:   59%
    User:   69%
 
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Canadian Bacon
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: politics, farce, cold war, culture clash, president, conspiracy, head of state, political conspiracy, corruption, sarcasm, political, military ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, usa, iraq, california
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    User:   59%
 
 7.1
 31K
Bananas
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, funny, satirical ...
Plot: politics, revolution, assassination, rebellion, president, misfit, political, world politics, state affairs, screwball, chaos, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, latin america
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System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
 6.1
 17K
Dick
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Comedy about two high school girls who wander off during a class trip to the White House and meet President Richard Nixon. They become the official dog walkers for Nixon's dog Checkers, and become his secret advisors during the Watergate ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, high school, politics, friendship, president, teenager, drugs/alcohol, head of state, corruption, political conspiracy, marijuana, vietnam war ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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System:   58%
    User:   61%
 
 5.4
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Head of State
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, the Democratic party unexpectedly picks a Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam (Rock) as his replacement .
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, funny, realistic ...
Plot: politics, hip hop, president, head of state, white house, corruption, campaign, fish out of water, political, stereotypes, ambition, parody ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
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System:   57%
    User:   56%
 
 6.8
 25
Brand X
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1969, Taylor Mead complained to his friend artist Wynn Chamberlain that Andy Warhol had never paid him for any of the work he had done for him and Wynn said he would make a film especially for Taylor. Inspired by the banality of 1960's ...
Plot: politics, social satire, political satire, art, fake commercial, u.s. president, tv commercial, president, drugs, television, absurdism, sex
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System:   55%
    User:   64%
 
A Bride from the North
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Popular musical comedy satirising Russian-Armenian relations, featuring Arno Babadzhanyan's hits. Artak has served his military service in the Russian countryside where he meets Valya. But Valya's mother refuses to send her only daughter ...
Plot: political satire, kidnapping, politics, kiss, marriage, singing, village, falling in love
Place: russia, caucasus, soviet union, armenia
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System:   55%
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You Got Trumped: The First 100 Days
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA, Canada
Story: This insane comedy series examines President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.
Plot: sex scene, political satire, government, republican party, white house, trophy wife, american politics, political, public relations, supreme court, u.s. senator, american history ...
Place: mexico, china
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System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
The Beach Party at the Threshold of Hell
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the concept of "New America" in the year 2097, two decades after a nuclear apocalypse, Tex Kennedy, two robotic ex-secret service agents, and a female cannibal journey to find a famously dangerous area known as the "Threshold ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, political comedy
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, society, cannibal, chaos, androids and robots, head of state, race against time, politics ...
Time: future
Place: florida, usa
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    User:   56%
 
 4.2
 516
First Family
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The president (Bob Newhart) and his boozing wife (Madeline Kahn) go to Africa to bargain for their abducted daughter's (Gilda Radner) return.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: head of state, parody, eccentric family, state affairs, looking for sex, alcohol abuse, politics, kidnapping, family life, disorder, u.s. president, vice president ...
Time: 70s
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1600 Penn
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: 1600 Penn is an American single camera television comedy series about a dysfunctional family living in the White House. The series stars Jenna Elfman, Bill Pullman and Josh Gad. Gad, along with Jason Winer and Jon Lovett jointly created the central ...
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: white house, sitcom, dysfunctional family, head of state, parents and children, family relations, politics, couple relations, teenage life, state affairs, family problems, usa president ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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    User:   45%
 
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the insane General Jack D. Ripper initiates a nuclear strike on the Soviet Union, a war room full of politicians, generals and a Russian diplomat all frantically try to stop the nuclear strike.
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: politics, cold war, military, paranoia, nuclear, apocalypse, president, nuclear war, british, military base, end of the world, sarcasm ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: soviet union, russia, pentagon
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    User:   43%
 
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Wanda at Large
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Wanda at Large is an American sitcom that ran for two seasons on the Fox network in 2003. The series was created by and stars comedian Wanda Sykes.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: politics, siblings relations, relationship vs career, workplace, single parent, singleness, tv show, artists and showbiz, media, family relations, social relations, black family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
 7.6
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Ambassadors
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: The adventures and politics of a British ambassador to a fictitious Asian country called Tajbekistan.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, political comedy
Plot: politics, workplace situations, state affairs, workplace, british humour, ambassador, translator, tourist, dictatorship, secretary, fictional country, misadventure
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
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System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
Give 'em Hell, Harry!
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: One man show about the presidency of Harry S Truman.
Style: one man show, political comedy
Plot: parent, president, power, political campaign, union, first lady, presidential election, presidential candidate, white house, congressman, senate, u.s. congress ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s
Place: seattle washington, usa, japan, missouri, america ...
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    User:   46%
 
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Veep
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A look into American politics, revolving around former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned her about.
Style: not serious, political comedy, clever, witty, cynical ...
Plot: vice president, politics, political satire, sitcom, workplace situations, administration, reporter, mishap, assistant, verbal byplay, state affairs, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
Rude Awakening
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the later 1960s, two hippies are forced to leave their friends as they are wanted by the FBI, who sees them as criminals. They hide in the jungle for 20 years, secluded from the outside world. In the later 1980s, the find out that a secret war is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, satirical, funny ...
Plot: jungle, marijuana, buddies, fish, on the run, urban, friends, mentor, misfit, homeless, greed, state affairs ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
Kisses for My President
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When the women of America join together on election day and elect a Leslie McCloud as the US President, things get a little awkward. Especially for her husband Thad McCloud. He, as First Husband, must take over the job as The First Lady, in the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: head of state, politics, state affairs, couples, battle of the sexes, feminism, couple relations, pregnancy, workplace situations, family life, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 60s
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System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
 6.2
 33K
Black Sheep
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When dignified Albert Donnelly runs for Governor, his team moves to keep his slow-witted and klutzy younger brother, Mike, out of the eye of the media. To baby-sit Mike, the campaign assigns sarcastic Steve, who gets the experience of a lifetime ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: politics, buddies, sarcasm, parents and children, dishonesty, nitrous oxide, love and romance, stupidity, dumb, weed, partners, political satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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System:   39%
    User:   46%
 
But Forever in My Mind
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Silvio (Silvio Muccino, the director's younger brother) has no interest in the student rebellion taking place at his high school. His fascination lies with Valentina (Giulia Carmignani), the prettiest girl in the school. However, Valentina ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, buddies, parents and children, high school life, romance, teenage life, coming of age, family life, friendship, youth, politics, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy
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System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
The Mechanics of Happiness
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Love story of a confirmed bachelor and a woman with three children and many troubles.
Plot: falling in love, kiss, communism, armenian
Place: soviet union, armenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
 6.4
 9K
Trophy Wife
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A housewife takes over her husband's umbrella business after his illness.
Style: humorous, clever, stylized, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, workplace, adultery, feminism, battle of the sexes, french, factory, boss and employee, character study, twists & turns, couple relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977, year 1978
Place: france, europe, paris france
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System:   33%
    User:   36%
 

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The Distinguished Gentleman
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Florida con man uses the passing of the long time Congressman from his district who he just happens to share a name with, to get elected to his version of paradise, Congress, where the money flows from lobbyists. But soon he learns the nature of ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: politics, greed, political corruption, vengeance, cancer, head of state, comedy of errors, political, corruption, rise to the top, world politics, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, latin america, washington d.c.
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System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
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Vodka Lemon
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, Switzerland, Armenia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hamo, a handsome 60-year old man, lives alone in a Romenian village with one of his daughters and his granddaughter. He also owns a retirement of seven dollars per month, a closet, an old russian television set and a military costume.A letter from ...
Style: dark humor, serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: human nature, village, couple relations, bar, romance, parents and children, small town, small town life, village life, fall in love, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, kurdistan, armenia, caucasus
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System:   30%
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