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Chariot (0000)
Chariot (0000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Corrupt politician Len Lewys-Jones (Robert Pugh) is poised to win an historic by-election in post-Brexit Wales. His rival for the seat is principled but popular human rights lawyer Alice Cartwright (Helen Griffin), in a race which is drawing nationwide attention. Hyper ambitious, Len will do anything to secure a victory, even if it means betraying those closest to him. He is accompanied by Craig (Rhys Isaac-Jones), an idealistic and loyal young aide, who is nevertheless horrified by Len's boorishness and venality. Married to Len is Diane (Caroline Berry), a woman several years younger who turns a blind eye to her husband's peccadilloes, due to the lavish lifestyle his money and status afford. However, her selective blindness is tested when local woman Toni (Nia Trussler Jones) enters their lives. At the same time, Ceri and Marc (Darren Evans and Rob Surman) - two talented but socially inept young graduates who publish graphic novels together - have discovered they are to lose their ...
Plot: politics, corruption, community, greed, rivals, snobbism, rival
Place: wales

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, political and realistic films with plots about politics, satire, corruption, greed, farce, moral ambiguity and culture clash mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Chariot: Babo 73 (1964), Micky Love (1993), Bill Maher: Be More Cynical (2000), The House of 72 Tenants (1973), Jim Jefferies: Freedumb (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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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95%
 7.5
 154
Micky Love (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Mickey Love is an aging television quiz show host who after climbing his way back to the top after conquering alcoholism has hosted the highly rated "Family Values" for over ten years. But when he hears a false rumor that his show will be ...
Plot: aging, career, rival, quiz, rivals, tv host
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77%
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 ⇓
73%
The House of 72 Tenants (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set during a period of depression, the film chronicles the daily lives of a single urban building split up into several separate units, and the actual people that dwell within.
Plot: tenant, landlord, street vendor, tenement, stage play, neighborhood, politics, poverty, working class, social satire, community, everyday life
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Jim Jefferies: Freedumb (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Returning for a second Netflix comedy special, Jim Jefferies unleashes his famously ferocious black humor to a packed house in Nashville, Tennessee.
Style: political, talky, intense, cynical, meditative ...
Plot: stand up special, politics, capitalism, greed, stand up comedian, mentor, conspiracy, idealism, life philosophy, brutality, culture clash, corruption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Rebecca's Daughters (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Rebecca riots took place in the rural parts of west Wales, including Pembrokeshire, Cardiganshire, and Carmarthenshire, around 1839-1843. Based on a script that Dylan Thomas wrote for Gainsborough Pictures in 1948, "Rebecca's ...
Plot: cross dressing, riot, aristocracy, eviction, pig, oppression, alcoholic, social injustice, cat, face mask, masked hero, judge ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Child's Christmases in Wales (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: One-off period comedy, peeping into the lives of a south Wales family's Christmases across the 1980s, written by comedian Mark Watson and inspired by a Dylan Thomas short story. Christmas in this household may be a less than poetic affair, but ...
Plot: family relations, christmas spirit, rehearsal, christmas eve, christmas
Time: year 1989, year 1986, year 1983, 80s
Place: wales
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60%
The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fresh-faced young Michael Rimmer worms his way into an opinion poll company and is soon running the place. He uses this as a springboard to get into politics and in the mini-skirted flared-trousered world of 1970 Britain starts to rise through the ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: politics, satire, manipulations, dishonesty, political corruption, media satire, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, state affairs, society, ambition ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england
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Devil and Angel (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Adapted from the famous stage play of the same name, Devil And Angel (E Gun Tian Shi) follows Zha, played by Sun Li, a top student with a high IQ, who goes on a journey with Mo, played by famous Chinese comedy actor Deng Chao, a professional ...
Plot: corruption, opposites attract, nerd, debt collector, guru
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 6.0
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Monopol (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Egil (Knut Agnred) is just an ordinary painter. But one day, when he's about to paint a fence, incredible stuff starts to happen!
Plot: goldfish, tap dance, election campaign, corruption, tv host, dog, tap dancing, dancing, satire, painter, politics, mogul ...
Place: eastern europe
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 7.2
 26
Trivia Night (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An underground trivia legend in NYC lives in the shadows. He faces a mysterious unbeaten game show from his past when he battles his rival to reclaim the greatness he once had.
Plot: quiz, rivals, rivalry, rival
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53%
Undecided: The Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A camera crew follows two "undecided" voters along the actual campaign trail, and no Presidential candidate - on either side of the aisle - is spared.
Plot: presidential campaign, political campaign, politics
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53%
 6.1
 471
Press for Time (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Norman is quite happy selling newspapers outside Westminster station but his Grandfather (the Prime Minister) wants to get him "a more responsible job". A few favours are called in and Norman becomes the newest reporter at the seaside town ...
Plot: british prime minister, beauty pageant, klutz, honesty, town mayor, favoritism, idiot, reporter, corruption, newspaper
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.4
 54K
In the Loop (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The US President and the UK Prime Minister are looking to launch a war in the Middle East. The plot follows government officials and advisers in their behind-the-scenes efforts either to promote the war or prevent it. Spinal Tap meets Strangelove. A ...
Style: cynical, humorous, semi serious, satirical, witty ...
Plot: intern, politics, new job, profanity, farce, war, state affairs, workplace, political unrest, media, satire, un ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Will Ferrell stars in a stand-up comedy as George W. Bush in this take on the former President of the United States. After playing George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live for many years, funny man Will Ferrell brings his impression to Broadway to send ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, topical humor ...
Plot: politics, parody, election, patriotism, state affairs, white house, george w. bush, satire, greed, family drama, bug, leadership ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Louis C.K.: 2017 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Louis C.K. muses on religion, eternal love, giving dogs drugs, email fights, teachers and more in a live performance from Washington, D.C.
Style: funny, humorous, dark humor, cynical, melancholic ...
Plot: sarcasm, greed, politics, eccentricity, depression, pornography, storytelling, death, obsession, runaway, art, workplace ...
Place: california
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45%
Den enskilde medborgaren (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Insurance Director Stig Roxby is worth a hundred times more than an ordinary high school teacher. But he doesn't think that's enough, but sees himself forced to work with four other director colleagues to lift the bonus cap to be even more ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
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Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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38%
Head of State (2016)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
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37%
 6.9
 168
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: female nudity, sex, murder, footsie under the table, corruption
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37%
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Mad Cows (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her TV star husband Alex decides to divorce her so that he can start a career in politics, newly single mother Maddy goes shoplifting and ends up in jail. Losing custody of her infant child, Maddy hatches a scheme to break out of prison with ...
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Place: london
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37%
Nothing to Declare (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1993 ...
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36%
The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
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Time: 70s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
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