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The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You (2006)
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The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: live comedy
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, puzzle, masturbation, unemployment, british, comedian, pantomime, joke, comedy team, live audience, pageant, masquerade
Place: britain, northern england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out live comedy, humorous, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about joke, comedian, live audience, british, actor playing himself, kidnapping and stand up comedian mostly in Comedy, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You: The Mighty Boosh Live (2006), Little Britain: Live (2006), A Fantastic Fear of Everything (2012), Jimmy Carr: Live (2004), Bill Maher: Be More Cynical (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The League of Gentlemen: Live at Drury Lane (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The award-winning Black Comedy series takes to the stage of London's Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Style: live comedy
Plot: british, small town, joke, comedian, comedy team, live audience, pageant, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The League of Gentlemen (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The League of Gentlemen is a British comedy television series that premiered on BBC Two in 1999. The show is set in Royston Vasey, a fictional town in Northern England based on Bacup, Lancashire. It follows the lives of dozens of bizarre ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, toilet humor ...
Plot: small town life, eccentric family, priest, insanity, psychopath, odd, transvestism, taxi driver, disorder, clergy, nothing goes right, prank ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The fictional world of Royston Vasey is facing apocalypse and the only way to avert disaster is for our nightmarish cast of characters to find a way into the real world and confront their creators. From present day Soho to the fictional film world ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, surreal, futuristic ...
Plot: good versus evil, farce, parallel world, danger, apocalypse, village, real world, catastrophe, village life, held at gunpoint, giant monster, monster ...
Time: 1600s, 17th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Mighty Boosh Live: Future Sailors Tour (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In this live boosh presentation you will see Howard wrestle with the problems of the universe in tiny shorts while Vince gets his hair extra big and flounces about, Bob fossil's dance moves will turn you on then anger you over and over until ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: pageant, british, comedy team, joke, comedian, live audience, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Mighty Boosh Live (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The Boosh returned to the stage in 2006, touring the UK for the first time. Though drawing heavily from their earlier material, the main story combined these elements into a new narrative.
Style: live comedy
Plot: comedian, live audience, joke, british, comedy team, pageant, duo, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Little Britain: Live (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The many hilarious characters of Little Britain are taken to the stage in this brilliant live performance by Matt Lucas and David Walliams.
Style: live comedy, semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Plot: satire, human nature, village, working class, misfit, society, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, social misfits, farce, village life, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Fantastic Fear of Everything (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jack is a children's author turned crime novelist whose detailed research into the lives of Victorian serial killers has turned him into a paranoid wreck, persecuted by the irrational fear of being murdered. When Jack is thrown a life-line by ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, surreal, dark humor ...
Plot: paranoia, obsession, writer's life, social awkwardness, artists and showbiz, once in a lifetime opportunity, childhood trauma, kidnapping, fear, held captive, profanity, holiday season ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Jimmy Carr: Live (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: With his first ever DVD, Jimmy’s unique brand of humour demonstrates the observations he makes on life’s taboos using witty one-liners and offensive putdowns. Recorded during the acclaimed comedian’s sell out shows at London’s Bloomsbury ...
Style: live comedy, concert film, witty, humorous, funny
Plot: stand up comedian, joke, live performance, monologue, vulgarity, british, comedian, pageant, stand up special, actor playing himself, live audience, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Bill Maher: Be More Cynical (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: BE MORE CYNICAL was originally aired on HBO, and offers viewers a chance to see Maher's full routine, which sees him tackling a wide array of topics, and leaving the audience recoiling in laughter.
Plot: politics, comedian, live audience, joke, stand up comedian, stand up, satire, drugs, george w. bush, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: entertainment, orchestra, falling into water, british royal family, irreverence, comedian, water, television, pop culture, impersonation, flatulence, satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Broken Lizard Stands Up (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Nothing is off limits when Broken Lizard, the guys behind Super Troopers and Beerfest, a night of stand-up comedy. Live from The El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles, each group member takes the stage to discuss drugs, lust and everything in between, ...
Style: live comedy, cult movie cast, cult film
Plot: joke, comedy team, monologue, live performance, comedian, stand up comedian, live audience, actor playing himself, pageant, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Psychoville (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Psychoville is a British dark comedy television serial written by and starring The League of Gentlemen members Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton. It debuted on BBC Two on 18 June 2009. Pemberton and Shearsmith each play numerous characters, with ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, suspenseful, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: social misfits, drinking problem, life turned upside down, nurse, blackmail, insanity, serial killer, deadly, mystery, crimes, millionaire, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Derek and Clive Get the Horn (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A documentary recording the making of Peter Cook and Dudley Moore's comedy album Derek and Clive Ad Nauseam.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: social satire, joke, comedy team, recording studio, drug abuse, old friend, verbal abuse, comedian, satire, radio broadcasting, duo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Shed of the Dead (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Trevor is 'between jobs'. He spends his days avoiding his nagging heifer of a wife by hiding out in his allotment shed and painting figurines for his wargames with his agoraphobic friend, Graham, and dreaming of his heroic alter-ego, the ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, bleak, tense, psychotronic
Plot: zombie apocalypse, zombie, masturbation, save the day, insanity, social decay, bossy wife, danger, life is a bitch, undead, supernatural, gory ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Earthquake: About Got Damm Time (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Crossover comedian Earthquake serves up his straightforward brand of humor in this live stand-up performance. Earthquake's explosive jokes, intelligence and undeniable appeal make him a favorite of both urban and mainstream audiences -- ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: live audience, comedian, joke, stand up comedian, african american, actor playing himself
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Andy Richter’s Home For The Holidays (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Andy Richter is capturing the spirit of the '70s network Christmas special, and inviting you to celebrate the Holiday Season the right way with his family and all his important celebrity friends.
Style: live comedy
Plot: christmas, female director, family relations, current affairs, actor playing himself, joke, monologue, friendship, live performance, comedian, guest, live audience ...
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22%
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, parody, musical number, variety show, comedy team, live audience, reunion, stand up, pop culture, stand up comedian, absurd humor, joke ...
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22%
Matt Besser: Besser Breaks The Record (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Matt Besser is here to air some grievances and break some comedy records, just don't bring up weed and he'll stay on track.
Style: alternative comedy, live comedy
Plot: comedian, live performance, joke, marijuana, stand up comedian, live audience, actor playing himself, pageant, masquerade
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Rude (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: While Rudy Ray Moore is best remembered today for his outrageous blaxploitation movies, such as Dolemite and The Human Tornado, he started out as a standup comedian who broke barriers for off-color comedy on such "party" albums as Eat Out ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: comedian, live audience, pop culture, joke, african american, stand up comedian, actor playing himself
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22%
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Chopping Block (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: CHOPPING BLOCK follows a group of corporate guys who get laid off. Desperate times call for desperate measures. They decide to kidnap their ex-boss's daughter for ransom. Things take a bloody turn, when the boss's daughter just happens to ...
Plot: animals, corporation, animal, slasher, kidnapping, blood, corporate, spoiled brat, fired from the job, unemployed
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Ricky Gervais Live 4: Science (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ricky Gervais Live IV Science or the way things worked before we invented God. The hilarious fourth live smash hit stand up show from Ricky Gervais, following his complete sell out tour - filmed live at London's Hammersmith HMV Apollo
Style: live comedy, concert film, funny, talky, scenic ...
Plot: social satire, live performance, stand up comedian, actor playing himself, satire, monologue, joke, idealism, culture clash, life philosophy, storytelling, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 12K
The Cottage (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a remote part of the countryside, a bungled kidnapping turns into a living nightmare for four central characters when they cross paths with a psychopathic farmer and all hell breaks loose.
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, scary, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: countryside, ransom, gangsters, danger, murder, hostage, chase, cottage, nothing goes right, hostages, perfect crime, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Return of the Forest Monster (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Four people return to the haunted woods where their friend was eaten by an ancient monster. Because they want to fight it. Because they're stupid.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, kidnapping, blood, gore, camping, cabin, forest
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Sugar, Honey and Pepper (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three episodes. First Valerio is mistaken for a notorious criminal. Very beautiful journalists succeed to bring him to her house for an exclusive interview. She tries to seduce him. Second. Guiseppe, an unlucky and ugly man, gets a job as a maid. ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: seduction, taxi driver, kidnapping, obsession, police, dual identity, female nudity, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Skull & Bones (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A Tale of Homo-cidal Mania! Gay sex buddies Nathan and Justin are united by their passion for slasher, vigilante, serial killer and zombie films. Bored and frustrated with their lives as students at an obscure college in impoverished New Haven, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, scary
Plot: murder, torture, rape, violence, massacre, vengeance, college, sexual relations, obsession, kidnapping, friends, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Carry on Screaming! (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The sinister Dr Watt has an evil scheme going. He's kidnapping beautiful young women and turning them into mannequins to sell to local stores. Fortunately for Dr Watt, Detective-Sergeant Bung is on the case, and he doesn't have a clue! In ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, horror spoof, cult film, psychotronic ...
Plot: mummy, missing person, kidnapping, mad scientist, parody, mannequin, monster, wife, police officer, kidnapped, femme fatale, dangerous animal ...
Time: 60s, edwardian era, 1900s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal ...
Style: scary, dark humor, gothic, surreal, psychedelic ...
Plot: vampire, archaeologist, human sacrifice, supernatural, temple, worm, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, surrealism, transformation, monster, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Latham Entertainment Presents (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stand-up comedy concert film Latham Entertainment Presents features a handful of African-American comedians including D.L. Hughley, Bruce Bruce, Earthquake, and Rickey Smiley.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, live comedy
Plot: comedian, society, performer's life, artists and showbiz, profanity, theater, stand up comedian, live audience, joke, actor playing himself, comedienne, african american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Stagknight (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Stagknight is derived from the uncensored lusty straight-to-Drive-In horrors of the 70's and 80's, I Spit on your Grave, The Beast, Samurai Assisan, movies that spawned the mighty Evil Dead, American Werewolf in London, later Aliens. Set ...
Style: horror spoof, road movie
Plot: death, deathtrap, bachelor party, murder, paintball, hate, evil dead, sex game, road trip, drugs, teenager, slasher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Greatful Dead (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nami is a young woman with numerous hangups sprouting from a dysfunctional childhood. She inherits a small fortune that allows her to pursue various interests, many of which are abnormal.
Plot: kidnapping, pornography, legs, eye candy, peeping tom, girl wearing a miniskirt, mini skirt, short skirt, erection, leg, old man, japanese man ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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