Movies like The Best of SCTV

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The Best of SCTV (1988)
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The Best of SCTV (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Guy Caballero and Edith Prickley try to persuade the FCC to renew SCTV's license.
Style: canadian humor
Plot: parody, celebrity, television, tv show, pop culture, reunion, showbiz, joke, social satire, actress playing multiple roles, entertainment, tv station, celebrity impersonation, sketch, tv

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, canadian humor and witty films with plots about parody, joke, social satire, pop culture, celebrity, irreverence and comedian mostly in Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like The Best of SCTV: SCTV Channel (1983), Second City Television (1976), SCTV Network 90 (1981), Saturday Night Live: Halloween (2013), Jim Carrey: Unnatural Act (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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SCTV Channel (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The staff of Melonville's TV station put on programming that is unique in its own silly way. A spin off of "SCTV Network 90" that starts when "SCTV" mastermind Guy Cabellaro announces that he's turning his station into ...
Style: canadian humor
Plot: celebrity, actress playing multiple roles, absurd humor, television, social satire, irreverence, absurdism, pop culture, tv station, celebrity impersonation, tv, sketch ...
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Second City Television (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Second City Television is a Canadian television sketch comedy show offshoot from Toronto's Second City troupe that ran between 1976 and 1984.
Style: canadian humor
Plot: parody, actress playing multiple roles, absurd humor, social satire, television, celebrity, man with glasses, joke, pop culture, guest, irreverence, tv station ...
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SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a successful Canadian run as Second City TV on Global and SCTV on CBC, the cast packed up and moved to America (theoretically) when NBC offered them a timeslot under the title SCTV Network 90. With them, they brought their unique, quirky ...
Style: canadian humor
Plot: irreverence, sex, joke, man with glasses, parody, absurdism, social satire, pop culture, absurd humor, television, celebrity, actress playing multiple roles ...
Place: canada
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70%
I, Martin Short, Goes Hollywood (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Martin goes on an adventure with his 3 friends, Ballsy, Felcher and Bungle f*ck. Their mission? To travel to Hollywood to get Martin's movie made. Follow the awesome foursome as they encounter crocogators, Gangsters, Pirates, AIDS and many ...
Style: canadian humor
Plot: monologue, celebrity, pop culture, social satire, parody, joke, celebrity impersonation, entertainment
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57%
Martin Short: Concert for the North Americas (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A made for Showtime network comedy special with numerous skits and music starring Martin Short and featuring a number of his fellow SCTV cast members. The special has skits with characters such as Ed Grimley, Jackie Rogers Jr., Jerry Lewis, and many ...
Style: canadian humor
Plot: joke, parody, live performance, pop culture, social satire, variety show, monologue, celebrity, reunion, celebrity impersonation
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A three-hour prime-time special celebrating SNL '​s fortieth year on the air.
Plot: guest, celebrity, anniversary, reunion, joke, political satire, late night, tv show, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, fake commercial, politics ...
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50%
Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Karen is on first visit to new boyfriend's parents when she discovers something odd about his eating habits.
Plot: celebrity impersonation, entertainment, retrospective, irreverence, pop culture, celebrity, social satire, parody, joke, comedian
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49%
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Tom Hanks (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A collection of Tom Hanks sketches during his times hosting Saturday Night Live.
Plot: retrospective, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, pop culture, social satire, celebrity, comedian, parody, joke, irreverence
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49%
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Saturday Night Live: Halloween (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Saturday Night Live's Halloween Special will tingle your funnybone! Join hosts Wayne and Garth (aka Mike Myers and Dana Carvey) as they peek into the vaults of spooky mayhem and unearth hilarious comedy sketches from seasons past and present. ...
Plot: retrospective, comedian, parody, joke, celebrity impersonation, entertainment, pop culture, social satire, irreverence, celebrity
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Jim Carrey: Unnatural Act (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: During the second season of "In Living Color", Jim Carrey began to prepare a stand-up comedy special. Before the special was telecast on Showtime, in November 1991, Jim's mother passed away. Jim dedicated "Jim Carrey's ...
Plot: stand up, live performance, live audience, concert film, pop culture, monologue, celebrity, joke, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, comedian, stand up comedian ...
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41%
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Story: A TV special celebrating the 15th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: entertainment, late night, comedian, joke, parody, politics, live audience, live performance, retrospective, celebrity impersonation, tv show, political satire ...
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37%
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CODCO (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: CODCO was a Canadian comedy troupe from Newfoundland, best known for a sketch comedy series which aired on CBC Television from 1987 to 1992. Founded as a theatrical revue in 1973, CODCO drew on the province's cultural history of ...
Style: canadian humor
Plot: social satire, actress playing multiple roles, pop culture, joke, parody
Place: canada
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35%
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Viva Variety (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Viva Variety is an American sketch comedy series that aired on Comedy Central from April 1997 to December 1999. The series satirizes European variety shows.
Plot: society, variety, variety show, absurdism, joke, parody, comedian, showbiz, tv, irreverence, monologue, stereotype ...
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Bizarre (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A half hour sketch comedy show that is not politically correct. It showcased the talents of veteran performers John Byner (the host) and Bob Einstein as Super Dave Osbourne.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: parody, society, celebrity guests, studio, tv show, actress playing multiple roles, monologue, celebrity, pop culture, television, variety, celebrity impersonation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
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32%
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: clever, humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, tv show, couples, partners, disorder, ambition, drug abuse, culture clash, media, rise and fall, showbiz, actor's life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kentucky, usa
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30%
The Last Goon Show of All (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Sellers, Secombe and Milligan reunite for one last show.
Style: based on sketch comedy, based on radio show
Plot: live audience, british, radio, song, reunion, parody, comedian, british royal family, joke, stand up comedian, perversion, orchestra ...
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29%
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The New Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The New Show is a NBC sketch comedy show produced by Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels, which ran for only one season from January 6 to March 23, 1984. Apart from being 60 minutes in length and entirely pre-recorded, the show is similar in ...
Plot: social satire, pop culture, guest, irreverence, absurdism, celebrity, absurd humor, sexual humor, actress playing multiple roles, comedian, parody, joke ...
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29%
The Ben Stiller Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 306 min.
Story: The Ben Stiller Show is the name of two sketch comedy television shows that aired on MTV from 1990 to 1991, and then on Fox from September 1992 to January 1993. The Fox show stars Ben Stiller, Andy Dick, Janeane Garofalo and Bob Odenkirk. Character ...
Style: alternative comedy
Plot: parody, media, disorder, stereotype, rock music, irreverence, pop culture, sexual humor, celebrity, celebrity impersonation, celebrity guest, actor ...
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29%
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Steve Martin: Steve Martin's Best Show Ever (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Steve Martin's fourth NBC special was in the spirit of his previous association with Saturday Night Live. It was broadcast live from Studio 8H, produced by Lorne Michaels and featured some original cast members of the show.
Plot: live performance, stand-up comedian, comedy team, live audience, stand up, reunion, absurd humor, variety show, parody, joke, stand up comedian, comedian ...
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27%
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The UCB Show (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: A weekly variety showcase for the best sketch, characters and stand-up homegrown at the UCB Theatres in LA and NYC. Hosted by Upright Citizens Brigade co-founders Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh and filmed with a live audience ...
Style: live comedy, based on sketch comedy, alternative comedy
Plot: sketch, absurd humor, surrealism, late night, comedy team, live performance, live audience, stand up, improv, political satire, monologue, irreverence ...
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26%
The Showbiz Show with David Spade (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Showbiz Show with David Spade was a weekly television program on Comedy Central that starred comedian David Spade. It is a comedic parody of celebrity news programs such as Entertainment Tonight and Access Hollywood. The show was developed from ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, topical humor
Plot: artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, media, celebrity guests, magazine, showbiz, parody, joke, stand up comedian, comedian, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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26%
Cornhole: The Movie (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cornhole: The Movie is a mockumentary feature film that examines the lives of four groups of quirky characters who have sacrificed, exploited, and shamed those in their lives to gain a certain level of minimal fame in the Cincinnati based sport of ...
Plot: sexual humor, social satire, competition, parody, joke
Place: ohio, cincinnati ohio
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26%
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Super Dave (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Super Dave is a Canadian/American variety show starring and hosted by the fictional character Super Dave Osborne. It ran from 1987 to 1991 on Showtime in the US and the Global Television Network in Canada. Super Dave was spun off from the sketch ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, canadian humor
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, tv show, lifestyle, showbiz, danger, athlete's life, friends, workplace situations, chaos and mayhem, farce, chaos, media ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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25%
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Late Show (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, sincere, witty, humorous, clever ...
Plot: media satire, workplace intrigue, couple relations, media, parody, couples, ratings, tv show, workplace, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Rebel High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rebel High is a 1987 social satire film about the chaos and mayhem that modern western cities' high schools became. It is based on a US novel by Evan Keliher.Made in Canada, most of the cast is relatively unknown and in many cases uncredited.
Plot: high school, social satire, punk, drug dealing, parody, camp
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25%
Going Berserk (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: John Bourgignon, a drummer/chauffeur engaged to the daughter of a United States senator encounters a sleazy film director, the leader of an aerobics cult, and other crazed characters in the days leading up to his wedding.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: disorder, assassination attempt, parody, politics, state affairs, nothing goes right, elvis impersonator, interrupted wedding
Time: 80s
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24%
My Breakfast with Blassie (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: My Breakfast with Blassie is a movie starring Andy Kaufman and professional wrestler "Classy" Freddie Blassie. It is a mostly improvised parody of the popular art film My Dinner with Andre and is set in a restaurant where Kaufman and ...
Style: talky, realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, artists and showbiz, media satire, prank, restaurant, prodigy, hollywood, disorder, taxi, terminal illness, lifestyle, actor's life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
This Hour Has 22 Minutes (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Story: This Hour Has 22 Minutes is a weekly Canadian television comedy that airs on CBC Television. Launched in 1993 during Canada's 35th general election, the show focuses on Canadian politics, combining news parody, sketch comedy and satirical ...
Style: biting, realistic, offbeat, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: politics, parody, society, media, artists and showbiz, state affairs, media satire, celebrity culture, tv show, cult, joke, comedian ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: canada
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24%
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Steve Martin (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A collection of Steve Martin's best skits.
Style: not serious, witty, humorous
Plot: nothing goes right, boss and employee, performer's life, disorder, workplace romance, partners, media, love and romance, power relations, workplace situations, workplace, tv show ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comic Garry Shandling draws upon his own talk show experiences to create the character of Larry Sanders, a paranoid, insecure host of a late night talk show. Larry, along with his obsequious TV sidekick Hank Kingsley and his fiercely protective ...
Style: not serious, clever, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: tv show, sitcom, parody, workplace, producer, showbiz, artists and showbiz, performer's life, celebrity culture, coworker, disorder, anchor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%