Movies like Good-bye Cruel World

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Good-bye Cruel World (1982)
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Good-bye Cruel World (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story involves newscaster Rodney Pointsetter (Shawn) who is so depressed between his job and his family that he tries to make a film about his life, which he intends to culminate with his own suicide. It is often interrupted with irrelevant comic sketches that an emcee claims that the audience prefers to see.
Plot: suicide, parody, ballet, nazi, titanic, death, punk, pervert, gun, divorce, oil, psychoanalysis, homosexuality, satire, suburbs, dysfunctional family, cross dressing, television, obesity, farce, sumo, opera, piano, absurd humor, bar ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and not serious films with plots about satire, parody, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, absurd humor and disorder mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Good-bye Cruel World: Tunnel Vision (1976), Polyester (1981), American Tickler (1977), The Groove Tube (1974), Murder Can Hurt You (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tunnel Vision (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A committee investigating TV's first uncensored network examines a typical day's programming, which includes shows, commercials, news programs, you name it. What they discover will surely crack you up! This outrageous and irreverent spoof ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: parody, television, absurd humor, irreverence, fictional game show, female nudity, undressing, female full frontal nudity, satire
Time: future
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95%
 7.1
 7K
Polyester (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A suburban housewife's world falls apart when her pornographer husband admits he's serially unfaithful to her, her daughter gets pregnant, and her son is suspected of being the foot-fetishist who's been breaking local women's ...
Style: humorous, witty, suspense, biting, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, pornography, suburbs, abortion, dysfunctional family, satire, strangulation, family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, love affair, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa, boston, california
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86%
American Tickler (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A ridiculous comedy that spoofs many different American made movies in multiple segments and skits.
Style: bad taste humour
Plot: satire, goofball, parody, absurd humor, sniper, giant monster, karate, sex
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Groove Tube (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Chevy Chase makes his film debut in this riotous collection of live skits. Directed by Ken Shapiro and featuring Chase, Richard Belzer and others, The Groove Tube mocks TV Land and its trappings by spoofing kids' shows -- from a ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: parody, tv show, culture clash, showbiz, rising to stardom, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, actor's life, rise and fall, buddies, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Murder Can Hurt You (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Spoof of TV crime dramas. Someone is murdering all the great detectives and cops, and it's up to the remaining few to find the killer and stop him.
Plot: farce, police, private detective, police detective, parody, investigation, murder, serial killer, television, satire
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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My New Gun (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Debbie and Gerald's lives drastically change after they get a gun. Their mysterious neighbor, Skippy, becomes an important and transforming figure in their lives.
Style: clever, biting, humorous, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: satire, suburbs, gun, neighbor, betrayal, down on your luck, unsupportive spouse, dull life, family problems, couples, twentysomething life, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Fear, Anxiety & Depression (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This film focuses on the trials and tribulations of Ira (Todd Solondz), who is an unsuccessful playwright trying to find himself in New York City.
Plot: goofball, artist, playwright, goth girl, camp, farce, satire
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Sex O'Clock News (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Director and co-writer Romano Vanderbes attempts to satirize middle America's standard news broadcasts with as many jokes about sex as possible. The featured station is KSEX and Doug Ballard and Lydia Mahan play the anchors in a broadcast where ...
Style: sexy, toilet humor
Plot: satire, newscast, news satire, tv news, news anchor, sexual humor, karate, parody, pun, hot, sex scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Boob Tube (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In 'Live Action', young psychiatrist Henry Carstairs moves into an apartment building filled with lonely, sex starved women. This soap is interrupted several times by sexy ads.
Plot: tv commercial, television, fake commercial, surrealism, female nudity, absurd humor, sex, satire, parody, soap
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Beer (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An advertising firm, desperate to keep an account from a financially-ailing brewery, concocts a macho ad campaign centering on three losers who inadvertently prevent a robbery at a bar.
Style: humorous, biting, cynical, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: bar, satire, heroes, media, workplace situations, media satire, profanity, workplace, buddies, drugs/alcohol, friends, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hey!  There's Naked Bodies on My TV! (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A GROOVE TUBE-styled skit comedy spoofing TV sitcoms of the 1970s in three segments: "Happy Daze," "Don't Come Back Kotler," and "Bernie Milner."
Style: porno movie
Plot: mooning, strong sexual content, janitor, sex, television, parody, absurd humor, part animation, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
When Nature Calls (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When construction worker Greg becomes fed-up with his foreman and the "city life", he takes his wife and kids on a wilderness adventure.
Style: witty, offbeat, cynical, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: family relations, satire, parody, disorder, escapades, family life, urban, showbiz, wilderness, city life, mountain, farce ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Mike O'Donoghue's parody of "Mondo Cane" showcases curious performers, strange musicians, celebrity mutations and unusual short films, including Thomas Alva Edison's "Elephant Electrocution". In the tradition of ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, satire, filmmaking, disorder, laser, chaos, showbiz, chaos and mayhem, media satire, media, goofy hero, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.8
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Up Yours (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tenants share wild times in a Hollywood apartment building.
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: parody, satire, tenant, building, apartment, female nudity, apartment building, vignette, exploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.5
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Fat Slags (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Leaving their hometown of Fulchester in the North of England, Sandra and Tracey head for the bright lights of London, shagging and boozing their way to fame and fortune.
Style: toilet humor, bad taste humour
Plot: vulgarity, overweight woman, parody, rudeness, innuendo, fat, satire, profanity, exploding car, farting, female nudity
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.0
 920
Movie Madness (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A parody of film genres composed of three shorts, spoofing personal growth films, glossy soap operas, and police stories.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical, anthology
Plot: parody, self discovery, satire, farce, disorder, filmmaking, law enforcement, chase, workplace, rise and fall, battle of the sexes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s
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 5.5
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Sorority Boys (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, sorority, college, hidden identity, student life, farce, fish out of water, comedy of errors, fall in love, gender bending, dishonesty, buddies ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: New girl Cassie (Brandon Alexander III) and outcast Maggie (Dudley Beene) are easily the most awkward girls in high school. Together, they decide the way to win the hearts of the cute boys and popular girls is to come in first at the school talent ...
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Easy Money (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To inherit his mother-in-law's colossal fortune, a hard living, gambling addict must change his unhealthy ways before it gets the best of him.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: gambling, wedding, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), social differences, family gatherings, parents and children, family life, self discovery, couple relations, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 230K
Scary Movie (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Following on the heels of popular teen-scream horror movies, with uproarious comedy and biting satire. Marlon and Shawn Wayans, Shannon Elizabeth and Carmen Electra pitch in to skewer some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters, including Scream, ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, not serious, absurd, surreal ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: parody, serial killer, youth, stupidity, stabbing, teenage angst, who done it, small town, killing off one by one, media satire, teenage life, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Deathrow Gameshow (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Chuck Toedan's the host of a gameshow featuring death row convicts competeing in life-or-death contests in hopes of cheating the executioner or, at the very least, winning some nice prizes for their next of kin. Not surprisingly, Chuck has made ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, realistic, clever, witty ...
Plot: death row, tv show, satire, striptease, fictional game show, media satire, prison, ratings, crime, confined, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
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Slammer Girls (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: female nudity, lesbian sex, women's prison, female impersonator, lesbian, shower, prison, pun, satire, goofball, parody, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Coming Attractions (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Broad satire and buffoonery presented as a series of movie trailers. Among the titles and subjects are: "The Howard Huge Story", "Skate-boarders from Hell", "The Invasion of the Penis Snatchers", Woody Allen (pre-Mia), ...
Style: bad taste humour
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), woman in a bikini, human skeleton, cactus, running out of gas, volkswagen bus, country music, fight, severed head, absurd humor, cemetery, singer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Beverly Hills couple Barbara and Dave Whiteman are very rich but not happy Dave is a hard working business man, his wife is only interested in yoga, aerobics and other meditation classes, and he sleeps with the house maid. Their teenage son is ...
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, satire, dog, rescue, self discovery, family relations, yuppie, eating disorder, uninvited guest, wealth, swimming pool, extramarital affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hollywood Shuffle (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Aspiring actor and hot-dog stand employee Bobby Taylor catches the ire of his grandmother for auditioning for a role in the regrettably titled exploitation film "Jivetime Jimmy's Revenge." When Tinseltown Studios casts Taylor in the ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, hollywood, farce, racism, satire, artists and showbiz, misfit, society, actor's life, interracial relations, filmmaking, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Divorce American Style (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After 17 years of marriage in American suburbia, Richard and Barbara Harmon step into the new world of divorce.
Style: offbeat, humorous, clever, witty, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, satire, marriage, divorce, battle of the sexes, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations, down on your luck, family problems, breakup, matchmaking ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A series of loosely connected skits that spoof news programs, commercials, porno films, kung-fu films, disaster films, blaxploitation films, spy films, mafia films, and the fear that somebody is watching you on the other side of the TV.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, absurd, talky ...
Plot: satire, parody, martial arts, family relations, disorder, culture clash, siblings relations, nothing goes right, journalism, joke, hare krishna, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1957, 1950s, 50s ...
Place: kansas, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 3K
Putney Swope (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Swope is the only black man on the executive board of an advertising firm, and is accidentally put in charge after the death of the chairman of the board.
Style: cult film, suspense, biting, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: satire, interracial relations, racism, singer, marriage, advertising, boss, company, business, helicopter, workplace romance, self discovery ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Onion Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Venerable newscaster Norm Archer reports the latest news in politics, health, culture and entertainment - such as an automotive recall of decapitation-inducing "Neckbelts" and a study finding that "depression hits losers ...
Style: humorous, absurd, ethnic humor, funny, satirical ...
Plot: parody, satire, journalism, office, terrorism, media, danger, racism, sketch, media satire, disorder, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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