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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, armenian, demonstration
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr), armenia

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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, political
Plot: politics, satire, farce, u.s. president, political scandal, political satire, white house, republican, politician, checkers, dog, watergate ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
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Happy Romance (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Countryman Dato falls in love with uptown girl Eka. But, their romance faces difficulties due to Dato's revolver-like lighter, which Eka's tough father mixes with a real gun.
Plot: falling in love, wedding, love, father daughter relationship, kolkhoz, boy meets girl, fall in love
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
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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: satire, 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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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.
Plot: politics, comedian, live audience, joke, stand up comedian, stand up, satire, drugs, george w. bush, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
 26
Brand X (1970)
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 ...
Style: experimental
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 91 min.
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Place: usa, canada, united states, iraq, california
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
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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.
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The Men (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 69 min.
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Plot: young woman, fall in love, boy meets girl, armenian, friend, love, friendship, boy, girl, young man, falling in love
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Place: latin america, new york
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
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Head of State (2003)
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
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