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, female nudity, irreverence, television, absurd humor, fictional game show, satire
Time: future
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95%
 7.1
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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, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pornography, misfit, suburbs, abortion, strangulation, satire, dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, eccentric family, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa, boston, california
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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, sniper, sex, parody, karate, giant monster, absurd humor
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, rising to stardom, showbiz, contests and competitions, lifestyle, actor's life, rise and fall, ambition, workplace situations, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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, television, private detective, serial killer, parody, murder, police, satire, police detective, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: offbeat, dark humor, realistic, biting, suspense ...
Plot: satire, suburbs, gun, neighbor, social decay, couples, dishonesty, disorder, family problems, betrayal, profanity, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, camp, goth girl, farce, satire
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, tv news, sex scene, pun, news satire, hot, news anchor, karate, parody, sexual humor
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: biting, realistic, suspense, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: bar, satire, drugs/alcohol, workplace situations, friends, profanity, shrewd, media satire, media, workplace, farce, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 183
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: sex, parody, satire, soap, tv commercial, television, female nudity, absurd humor, surrealism, fake commercial
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: satire, absurd humor, television, part animation, strong sexual content, janitor, mooning, nudity (full frontal - brief), parody, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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
Plot: satire, politics, farce, american politics, republican, checkers, watergate, u.s. president, dog, republican party, white house, parody ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: offbeat, not serious, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Plot: family relations, satire, parody, wilderness, mountain, escapades, city life, disorder, family life, urban, showbiz, urban setting ...
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: realistic, offbeat, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, satire, media, laser, goofy hero, chaos and mayhem, artists and showbiz, chaos, disorder, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.8
 47
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, building, tenant, apartment, apartment building, vignette, exploitation, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: satire, pun, prison, prisoner, parody, death row, nudity (full frontal - brief), absurd humor
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.0
 913
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, cynical, realistic, not serious, anthology
Plot: parody, rise and fall, farce, nothing goes right, law enforcement, disorder, self discovery, workplace, filmmaking, satire, chase, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Easy Money (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
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42%
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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 ...
Plot: drag, lgbt, farce, gay teenager, psychic, gay interest, gay student, mother daughter relationship, cross dressing, gay slur, coming out, high school ...
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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, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: death row, tv show, satire, striptease, fictional game show, prison, contests and competitions, crimes, deadly, ratings, media, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
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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, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
 109
Slammer Girls (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: lesbian, female nudity, women's prison, lesbian sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), pun, goofball, satire, parody, shower, prison, female impersonator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, innuendo, rudeness, fat, satire, profanity, exploding car, female nudity, farting
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, satire, dog, self discovery, eating disorder, yuppie, family relations, rescue, uninvited guest, extramarital affair, swimming pool, wealth ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, interracial relations, artists and showbiz, society, actor's life, misfit, 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: humorous, witty, clever, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: prostitute, satire, divorce, marriage, suburban life, down on your luck, relationship vs career, unfulfillment, love and romance, nothing goes right, suburbs, couple relations ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, film within a film, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1950s, 50s, year 1957 ...
Place: manhattan new york city, kansas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
American Raspberry (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Some unknown source has interrupted all television transmissions around the world. In place of the regular broadcasts, a lineup of extremely tasteless programs and commercials have been substituted. Included in the mix are such show as The ...
Style: realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous, witty
Plot: electric chair, satire, ira, parody, erection, media, disorder, nothing goes right, chaos and mayhem, tv show, media satire, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, offbeat, suspense, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: satire, interracial relations, racism, company, helicopter, advertising, business, boss, marriage, singer, blind ambition, militant ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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