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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out canadian humor, humorous, not serious and witty films with plots about parody, satire, joke, social satire, pop culture, irreverence and comedian mostly in Comedy, Music and Documentary 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: impersonation, television show, radio broadcasting, joke, parody, tv show, tv station, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, satire, tv, showbiz ...
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95%
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, social satire, pop culture, man with glasses, guest, actress playing multiple roles, television, showbiz, woman with glasses, joke, irreverence, celebrity ...
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85%
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: alcohol, wheelchair, impersonation, satire, bespectacled male, parody, joke, sex, tv show, comedy team, entertainment, tv station ...
Place: canada
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72%
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: actor playing himself, improv, impersonation, satire, compilation, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, parody, social satire, celebrity, monologue, pop culture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: celebrity impersonation, pop culture, variety show, social satire, monologue, celebrity, live performance, impersonation, reunion, parody, joke, improv ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: archive footage, joke, parody, comedian, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, compilation, satire, impersonation, irreverence, celebrity, pop culture ...
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60%
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: parody, joke, comedian, archive footage, compilation, satire, retrospective, irreverence, celebrity impersonation, entertainment, pop culture, celebrity ...
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56%
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: social satire, celebrity, irreverence, pop culture, compilation, satire, archive footage, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, retrospective, joke, parody ...
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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: celebrity, guest, anniversary, reunion, memories, news satire, social satire, television, irreverence, monologue, archive footage, satire ...
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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: reminiscence, live broadcast, politics, parody, joke, comedian, archive footage, memories, compilation, satire, actor playing himself, news satire ...
Time: 80s
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39%
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 ...
Style: concert film
Plot: monologue, pop culture, stand up, entertainment, celebrity impersonation, live performance, live audience, celebrity, stand up comedian, joke, stand up special, pageant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: satire, joke, parody, actress playing multiple roles, social satire, pop culture
Place: canada
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33%
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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, comedian, satire, stereotypes, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, tv show, comedy team, tv, showbiz, duo, joke ...
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32%
Aziz Ansari: Right Now (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: In a comedy special directed by Spike Jonze, Aziz Ansari shares deep personal insights and hilarious takes on wokeness, family and the social climate.
Style: humorous, funny, talky, witty, live comedy ...
Plot: stand up special, performer's life, humour, comedian, joke, entertainment, sarcasm, religions or cults, family, artists and showbiz, parody, stand up comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, humorous, witty, clever, realistic ...
Plot: parody, satire, celebrity guests, studio, tv show, profanity, silly humor, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), joke, actor playing himself, audience participation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Last Goon Show of All (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Sellers, Secombe and Milligan reunite for one last show.
Plot: radio, british, joke, british royal family, parody, comedian, stand up comedian, water, royal family, impersonation, flatulence, actor playing himself ...
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31%
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, singer, celebrity guest, singing, sex, joke, comedian, showbiz, celebrity, song ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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.
Plot: fake commercial, comedy team, internet video, skateboarding, sex, politics, stupidity, political satire, practical joke, song, singer, compilation ...
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30%
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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: 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
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30%
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, live audience, parody, stand up comedian, comedian, joke, goofball, actor playing himself, musical number, pop culture, variety show, absurd humor ...
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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: alternative comedy, live comedy
Plot: sketch, social satire, actress playing multiple roles, absurd humor, political satire, comedy team, late night, stand up comedian, joke, politics, comedian, parody ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: actress playing multiple roles, monologue, guest, irreverence, pop culture, celebrity, social satire, sexual humor, absurd humor, absurdism, comedian, joke ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 ⇓
25%
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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 ...
Style: toilet humor
Plot: athlete, competition, joke, parody, sexual humor, social satire, sports fan, satire
Place: ohio, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, humorous, sitcom, not serious, canadian humor
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, tv show, satire, media, disorder, silly humor, adventurer, chaos, farce, chaos and mayhem, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A TV special celebrating the 25th 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: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, satire, society, weekend, reunion, media satire, anchor, silly humor, media, state affairs, performer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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24%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Late Show (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: not serious, sincere, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: couples, ratings, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, media satire, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, couple relations, workplace, parody, media, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Brand X (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1969, Taylor Mead complained to his friend artist Wynn Chamberlain that Andy Warhol had never paid him for any of the work he had done for him and Wynn said he would make a film especially for Taylor. Inspired by the banality of 1960's ...
Style: experimental
Plot: social satire, politics, art, political satire, president, tv commercial, u.s. president, fake commercial, absurdism, television, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Pray TV (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A failing television station is bought out by a slick TV evangelist and starts making mountains of money in the guise of religious programming, which is actually just an excuse to sell merchandise.
Plot: religion and supernatural, televangelist, preacher, tv station, religion, satire, television studio, hare krishna, television, greed, evangelist, parody ...
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23%