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: showbiz, tv, sketch, reunion, celebrity impersonation, tv show, tv station, entertainment, actress playing multiple roles, social satire, celebrity, pop culture, television, joke, parody

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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, irreverence, comedian and celebrity 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: showbiz, tv, sketch, joke, parody, actress playing multiple roles, social satire, absurd humor, absurdism, celebrity, pop culture, television ...
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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, celebrity impersonation, woman with glasses, entertainment, comedy team, tv show, tv station, showbiz, irreverence, actress playing multiple roles, social satire, absurd humor ...
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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: celebrity impersonation, entertainment, joke, parody, pop culture, monologue, social satire, celebrity
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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: tv, fictional band, sketch, showbiz, woman with glasses, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, comedy team, tv show, tv station, political unrest, irreverence ...
Place: canada
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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: live performance, reunion, joke, parody, pop culture, monologue, variety show, social satire, celebrity, celebrity impersonation
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: pop culture, social satire, celebrity, comedian, joke, parody, irreverence, retrospective, entertainment, celebrity impersonation
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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: parody, comedian, joke, pop culture, social satire, celebrity, irreverence, retrospective, celebrity impersonation, entertainment
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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: comedian, joke, parody, pop culture, social satire, celebrity, irreverence, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, retrospective
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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, reunion, anniversary, celebrity impersonation, tv show, entertainment, fake commercial, late night, political satire, comedian, joke ...
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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: monologue, celebrity, pop culture, comedian, joke, stand up comedian, parody, stand up, live audience, live performance, concert film, entertainment ...
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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, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: assassination attempt, parody, nothing goes right, politics, state affairs, disorder, interrupted wedding, elvis impersonator
Time: 80s
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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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty, clever ...
Plot: parody, tv show, actor's life, buddies, goofy hero, mad scientist, performer's life, rise and fall, rising to stardom, sexual relations, media satire, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kentucky, usa
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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: comedian, joke, parody, politics, guest, pop culture, musical number, television, social satire, celebrity, irreverence, entertainment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
Plot: british, entertainment, water, reunion, falling into water, live audience, orchestra, perversion, monologue, absurdism, surrealism, pop culture ...
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Victoria Wood with All The Trimmings (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The comedienne stars in this festive sketch show, alongside a host of celebrity guests.
Plot: parody, sketch, christmas, scrooge, british humour, empire fashion, jane austen
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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: social satire, high school, drug dealing, punk, parody, camp
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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, husband wife relationship, irreverence, parody, comedian, joke, stereotype, television, surrealism, actress playing multiple roles, monologue, variety show ...
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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
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Plot: parody, joke, social satire, sexual humor, competition
Place: ohio, cincinnati ohio
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Sexy American Idle (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: This ultra-sexy spoof of the hit TV show "American Idol" finds a small town putting on a splashy talent competition that features an endless parade of inept performers, bizarre personalities, talentless hacks and a quartet of eccentric ...
Plot: parody, talent show, fictional reality show, contest, lesbian sex, female nudity
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Teenagers from Uranus: Sloppy Seconds (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A bizarre mix of sketch comedy, music videos, skating, graffiti, and mayhem. As Earth faces an attack from outer space, their TV transmissions are taken over with an onslaught of visual destruction and outrageous humor.
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Spic-O-Rama (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: John Leguizamo's follow-up to Mambo Mouth.
Style: ethnic humor, one man show
Plot: latin, dysfunctional family, wedding, monologue, social satire, stereotype, comedian, joke, stand up comedian, parody, actor playing female role, dialogue driven
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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, stand up, reunion, live audience, variety show, absurd humor, pop culture, musical number, comedian, joke ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Late Show (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: clever, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: celebrity culture, media satire, tv station, parody, showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, workplace, media, couple relations, workplace intrigue, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: humorous, not serious, witty
Plot: nothing goes right, actor's life, performer's life, boss and employee, workplace romance, showbiz, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, workplace, media, disorder, media satire ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, actor's life, performer's life, restaurant, writer's life, taxi, prank, celebrity culture, hollywood, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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: irreverence, actress playing multiple roles, monologue, social satire, absurd humor, absurdism, celebrity, guest, pop culture, sexual humor, comedian, joke ...
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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: alternative comedy, based on sketch comedy, live comedy
Plot: sketch, irreverence, comedian, joke, stand up comedian, parody, politics, pop culture, sexual humor, surrealism, actress playing multiple roles, monologue ...
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22%
My Boyfriend's Back (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A female singing group from the '60s reunites for a TV special.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: reunion, girl group, buddies, music band, female friendship, musician's life, performer's life, rise and fall, rising to stardom, singleness, celebrity culture, relationship vs career ...
Time: 60s
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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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, goofy hero, chaos and mayhem, media satire, media, disorder, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, chaos, laser, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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