Movies and TV shows like Angry Boys

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Angry Boys (2011)
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Angry Boys (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia, USA, UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Angry Boys is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley. Continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series, the show explores the issues faced by young males in the 21st century – their influences, their pressures, their dreams and ambitions. In Angry Boys, Lilley plays multiple characters: S.mouse, an American rapper; Jen, a manipulative Japanese mother; Blake Oakfield, a champion surfer; Ruth "Gran" Sims, a guard at a juvenile detention facility; and her grandchildren, South Australian twins Daniel and Nathan Sims. The series is a co-production between the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and US cable channel HBO, with a pre-sale to BBC Three in the United Kingdom. Filmed in Melbourne, Los Angeles and Tokyo, Angry Boys premièred on 11 May 2011 at 9:00 pm on ABC1.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, feel good, witty, biting, suspense
Plot: surfing, juvenile detention, racial slur, homosexual, adolescence, musician, youth, twins, family relations, hip hop culture, buddies, dimwit, stupidity, grandparent and grandchild, profanity, politically correct, pretending to be gay, woman played by man, gang, deaf, father son relationship, house arrest, brother brother relationship, stepfather stepson relationship, african american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to Angry Boys

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and sitcom films and TV series with plots about family relations, disorder, youth, friends, parents and children, buddies and family mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Angry Boys: Jonah From Tonga (2014), Ja'mie: Private School Girl (2013), Pretty the Series (2010), Meanwhile... (2012), Uncle (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jonah From Tonga (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fourteen year old breakdancer and mischievous delinquent, Jonah Takalua, returns from Tonga to start a new life at Holy Cross High School. Dominating the playground with his gang Fobba-licious, amusing himself with endless filfthy jokes and a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, rebelliousness, society, youth, mischievous children, teenage life, teachers and students, popularity, juvenile delinquent, self involved, parody, politically correct ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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100%
Ja'mie: Private School Girl (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ja'mie: Private School Girl is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley. Continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series, the show follows Ja'mie King, who previously appeared in We Can Be ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, teenage girl, high school, youth, parody, popularity, silly humor, social relations, social media, school life, love interest, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
We Can Be Heroes: Finding The Australian of the Year (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: We Can Be Heroes is a mockumentary TV series created and performed by comedian Chris Lilley. It follows the story of five unique Australians, who have each made a large achievement and been nominated by friends and family for the Australian of the ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Plot: social misfits, follow your dream, everyday life, ambition, desire for fame, youth, society, scientist, misfit, hopes, dimwit, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Pretty the Series (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: These are the trials and tribulations of the Champagne family, and all their collective friends and enemies, on their bumpy road to temporary reality stardom.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, feel good ...
Plot: eccentric family, family life, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, family relations, profanity, parody, contests and competitions, ambition, disorder, power relations, dance school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Meanwhile... (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A colorful and off-beat sketch comedy series combining nostalgic elements of television with modern, slightly offensive, characters and situations. Performances by MEANWHILE, a diverse sketch comedy troupe based in Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, surreal, sexy ...
Plot: silly humor, profanity, gay, homosexual, stereotypes, friendship, family relations, sexual humor, absurdism, cross dressing, stereotype, fake commercial
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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33%
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Uncle (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Andy is a dissolute out-of work musician who forges an unlikely alliance with his 12-year-old nephew Errol after being morally blackmailed into looking after him by his chaotic sister Sam - all on the day Andy was planning to kill himself. Not a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, captivating, light ...
Plot: responsibility, uncle nephew relationship, family relations, comedy of errors, musician, nothing goes right, youth, escapades, suicidal, british humour, wild ride, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.5
 45K
The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, everyday life, family values, family life, family relations, parents and children, adolescence, family, couple relations, marriage, teenage boy, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Sons of Tucson (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sons of Tucson is a family comedy about three brothers who hire a charming, wayward schemer to stand in as their father when their real one goes to prison. What begins as a business relationship evolves into something more complex and compelling: a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cons and scams, youth, family relations, family, disorder, friendship, brother brother relationship, single parent, school, homeless, debt, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Black-ish (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, african american, family life, family, social differences, disorder, society, fish out of water, social relations, racial issues, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Off Centre (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Off Centre is an American sitcom that aired on The WB network from October 14, 2001 to October 31, 2002. Created by Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz, and Danny Zuker, the series was heavily promoted as "from the guys who brought you American Pie".
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: lifestyle, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, womanizer, buddies, male friendship, friendship between men, hip hop culture, twentysomething life, friends, indoor, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, bad taste humour, realistic ...
Plot: bar, slacker, misfit, buddies, nothing goes right, family relations, alcohol, stupidity, drunkenness, family problems, dysfunctional family, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Fred (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Fred, a boy with a freakishly high voice, goes on many crazy adventures.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, parents and children, youth, nothing goes right, complaint, rabies, bully, disorder, swimming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Soul Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine was living the high life in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver. Relocating to St. Louis with ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, couples, couple relations, christian, church, religion, singer, christianity, minister, preacher, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, st. louis missouri, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Bucket and Skinner are best friends trying to navigate the minefield of high school politics, while surfing everyday and living the California dream.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: family, high school life, beach, lifestyle, siblings relations, teenage life, disorder, buddies, mischievous children, youth, best friends, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 471
Dorm Life (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friends, slacker, college life, campus, disorder, social relations, student life, buddies, youth, dormitory, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 9K
Up All Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, friends, coping, child birth, childbirth, husband wife relationship, parenthood, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 31K
Suburgatory (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Single father George Altman is doing his best to raise his sixteen-year-old daughter Tessa in the big city. When he discovers a box of condoms in her bedroom, though, he decides the time has come to move her to a more wholesome and nurturing ...
Style: not serious, realistic, sitcom, light, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: suburban life, teenage life, suburbs, youth, everyday life, social relations, family relations, fish out of water, parents and children, lifestyle, misfit, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 1K
Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Allen Braddock and Marcus Jackson are two attorneys with very different views on the law. After getting fired from his father's prestigious firm for employing questionable tactics, Allen is forced to team up with Marcus, a self-made man always ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: friends, lawyer, partners, buddies, family relations, legal, love and romance, society, odd couple, silly humor, buddy cop
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Chaser's War on Everything (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: The Chaser's War on Everything was an Australian television satirical comedy series broadcast on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation television station ABC1. It has won an Australian Film Institute Award for Best Television Comedy Series. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical, clever ...
Plot: society, social problems, comedian, disorder, politician, media, friends, mishap, prank, satire, disguise, reporter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Plant (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A well-intentioned church congregation faces the harsh realities of New York City living in this satiric comedy series.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, religions or cults, disorder, clergy, society, satire, television, church, factory
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 7K
Dads (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Dads is an American sitcom which premiered on September 17, 2013 and airs Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c on Fox. The series was created by Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, and follows Warner and Eli, two successful video game developers whose lives are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, situational comedy, captivating ...
Plot: friends, parents and children, thirtysomething life, life turned upside down, grownups, family relations, living with parents, lifestyle, politically correct, disorder, video game, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are We There Yet? opens where the popular film of the same name left off, with Nick and Suzanne newly married. After six months, their family is beginning to show growing pains, from the complexities of life as newlyweds to weathering the storm of ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: parents and children, family relations, couple relations, family life, ex athlete, newlyweds, blended family, black family, couples, youth, family, based on movie
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Little Britain USA (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Little Britain USA is an American spin-off-continuation of British sketch show, Little Britain, produced and aired by HBO. As in the British series, Matt Lucas and David Walliams play the majority of the characters: originals such as Lou and Andy, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: satire, americana, physical appearance, human nature, profanity, society, social misfits, rivalry, verbal byplay, farce, fast talker, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Inbetweeners (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A group of teenagers navigating high school and charging into adulthood the way everyone does... by taking one step forward and three steps back.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, high school student, lifestyle, teenage life, social relations, friendship between men, male friendship, looking for sex, youth, coming of age, battle of the sexes, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Guys with Kids (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three 30-something dads try to hold on to their youth as they face the responsibilities of having kids. Thankfully, Gary, Chris and Nick have each other to help navigate the highs and lows of fatherhood - while still trying desperately to remain ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: parents and children, fatherhood, babies and infants, manhood, grownups, adulthood, family relations, buddies, thirtysomething life, man child, lifestyle, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Complete Savages (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Complete Savages is an American sitcom that was broadcast on ABC from September 2004 to June 2005. It was part of ABC's final TGIF comedy line-up. The show was created by Mike Scully and Julie Thacker and executive produced by Mel Gibson. It ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, single father, firefighter, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, child as adult, sibling relationship, family, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.4
 3K
Family Tree (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Having recently lost his job and his girlfriend, 30-year-old Tom Chadwick has a rather unsure sense of his own identity. But when he inherits a mysterious box of belongings from a great aunt he never met, Tom starts investigating his lineage and ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, witty, offbeat
Plot: inheritance, down on your luck, research, self discovery, family relations, hopes, thirtysomething life, surprising revelation, eccentric family, family, profanity, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 2K
Loiter Squad (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Loiter Squad is an American sketch comedy television series starring Tyler, The Creator, Jasper Dolphin, Taco Bennett, and Lionel Boyce from the Los Angeles hip hop group Odd Future. The show regularly features other members of the group as well. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hip hop, prank, silly humor, buddies, friends, hip hop culture, disorder, joke, absurdism, sketch, profanity, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
My Name Is Earl (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: When petty criminal Earl Hickey wins the lottery, he sets off on a quest to repair his questionable karma.
Style: humorous, realistic, sitcom, witty, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: karma, white trash, going straight, buddies, goofy hero, redemption, ex couple relations, good deed, partners, slacker, small town, confession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: silly humor, family relations, parents and children, family life, couple relations, couples, family, wife, stand up comedian, stand-up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%