Movies like Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders

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Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (1979)
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Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A newspaper editor decides to send his girlfriend, who is also a reporter on the paper, undercover to try out for the cheerleading team for the Dallas Cowboys in order to do an "insider's" story.
Plot: american football, cheerleading, journalism, cheerleader, legs, newspaper, undercover, leotard, salute, pretty legs
Place: texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about drinking alcohol, friendship, drinking, journalism, storytelling, male nudity and small town mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Silencing Mary (1998), Stand Up and Be Counted (1972), Der Willi-Busch-Report (1979), Tales of Erotica (1996), The Second Civil War (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Silencing Mary (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mary Stuartson is proud to be the first in her family to attend a university, but when her roommate, Holly, is raped by the school's star football player, Mary, who is a reporter for the college newspaper, begins her own investigation.
Plot: party, dancing, college, dressing room, undressing, newspaper, drinking, rape, loyalty, drinking alcohol, locker room, american football ...
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Stand Up and Be Counted (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sheila is a newspaper reporter who returns to her home town in order to write an article about the progress of the liberation of the women. Arriving at the town she is very surprised to see that her sister and also her mother agree very much with ...
Plot: newspaper, fashion, feminism, research, equality, magazine, husband wife relationship, writers, women's liberation
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75%
Der Willi-Busch-Report (1979)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Satire about German reunification.
Plot: dead man, bare breasts, border, cold war, newspaper, iron curtain, reporter, brother sister relationship, journalism
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Tales of Erotica (1996)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A series of erotic short films, all with similar unexpected endings.
Style: sex comedy, twist ending
Plot: dominatrix, sex in public, art, security guard, television, museum, american football, female nudity, wedding, sex, erotica, painting
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Second Civil War (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a planeload of Pakistani orphans are shipped to his state for permanent relocation, the governor of Idaho (Beau Bridges, who won an Emmy) defies the president (Phil Hartman) and closes the state's border. News Net Television, a cable news ...
Style: biting, cynical, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: journalism, politics, white house, translator, terrorism, satire, militia, civil war, illegal immigration, political unrest, chaos and mayhem, media satire ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: idaho, middle east, usa, pakistan, washington d.c. ...
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63%
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The Paper (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Henry Hackett is the editor of a New York City tabloid. He is a workaholic who loves his job, but the long hours and low pay are leading to discontent. Also, publisher Bernie White faces financial straits, and has hatchetman Alicia Clark, ...
Style: talky, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: journalism, media, columnist, newspaper editor, workaholic, newspaper, workplace, workplace situations, introspection, ambition, relationship vs career, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Last Night at the Alamo (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The events on the last night in the existence of a little suburban Houston pub. It has to be closed down for development reasons but one of the regular customers, Cowboy, seems to have friends in high places.
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, bar, friends, lifestyle, nightlife, working class, against the odds, pool table, demolition, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, one night ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 100K
The Rum Diary (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden ...
Style: stylized, humorous, light, surreal, colourful ...
Plot: newspaper, journalism, cockfight, profanity, lifestyle, drunkenness, hallucination, adaptation, vomiting, fire breathing, rum, protest ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1960 ...
Place: caribbean, puerto rico, latin america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Disciples of James Dean meet up on the anniversary of his death and mull over their lives in the present and in flashback, revealing the truth behind their complicated lives. Who is the mysterious Joanne and what's the real story behind ...
Style: talky, clever, emotional, contemplative, semi serious ...
Plot: reunion, transvestism, illegitimate son, jukebox, small town, friendship, innocence lost, parents and children, human nature, couple relations, introspection, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: texas, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 20K
Slacker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Presents a day in the life in Austin, Texas among its social outcasts and misfits, predominantly the twenty-something set, using a series of linear vignettes. These characters, who in some manner just don't fit into the establishment norms, ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, experimental, contemplative ...
Plot: philosophy, writers, hitchhiker, cafe, moon, ufo, dream, twenty something, sunglasses, hit and run, burglar, telescope ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas, barcelona spain, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 177
Lovers of Hate (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dark comedy which follows two brothers who are in love with the same woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, gloomy
Plot: love triangle, estrangement, love and romance, betrayal, siblings relations, dark humor, family relations, brother vs brother, sibling rivalry, reunion, male nudity, two brothers
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Hurricane Bianca (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hurricane Bianca is a revenge comedy about a New York teacher who moves to a small town in Texas, gets fired for being gay, and returns disguised in drag to get revenge on the people who were nasty to him.
Style: lgbt cinema, queer cinema, psychological, humorous, thought provoking
Plot: gay, lgbt, teacher, revenge, high school, gay slur, school, education, discrimination, high school teacher, small town, gay culture ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas, new york
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48%
 6.9
 15K
Lucas (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, high school, cheerleading, underdog, high school life, football, bully, american football, first love, friendship, bittersweet, bullying ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, california
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47%
 6.1
 3K
Lucky Them (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: More interested in partying and flirting with young musicians than work, veteran rock journalist Ellie Klug has one last chance to prove her value to her magazine’s editor: a no-stone-unturned search to discover what really happened to long lost ...
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: journalism, on the road, media, rock, filmmaking, love and romance, artists and showbiz, looking for love, road trip, musician, friendship, music ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 551
Fat Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fat Girls is an original off-beat comedy feature. It focuses on Rodney Miller, not your typical Texas high school student...he is a theater lover and his ultimate dream is to be on Broadway. Awkward and shy, he doesn't have many people to talk ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, social misfits, youth, eccentric family, teenage life, obsession, teachers and students, coming of age, family relations, small town, high school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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Son of Morning (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young copywriter becomes the most famous man on the planet, overnight, when he is mistaken as the next messiah.
Style: futuristic, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: ambition, journalism, hopes, danger, society, lovers reunited, environmentalism, miraculous event, church, workplace, save the planet, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
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43%
Prince Avalanche (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two highway road workers spend the summer of 1988 away from their city lives. The isolated landscape becomes a place of misadventure as the men find themselves at odds with each other and the women they left behind.
Style: talky, humorous, road movie, philosophical, atmospheric ...
Plot: camping, friendship, highway, truck, workplace, workplace situations, buddies, in the woods, wilderness, male friendship, male bonding, driver ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 9K
SubUrbia (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of suburban teenagers try to support each other through the difficult task of becoming adults.
Style: talky, realistic, witty, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, racism, interracial relations, alcohol abuse, lifestyle, buddies, partners, youth, friends, hanging, society, showbiz ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Varsity Blues (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In small-town Texas, high school football is a religion, 17-year-old schoolboys carry the hopes of an entire community onto the gridiron every Friday night. When star quarterback Lance Harbor suffers an injury, the Coyotes are forced to regroup ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, entertaining, inspirational, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: cheerleader, football, small town, sport, cheerleading, party, rivalry, leadership, ambition, high school, coming of age, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Struck by Lightning (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being struck and killed by lightning, a young man recounts the way he blackmailed his fellow classmates into contributing to his literary magazine.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, lightning, dead boy, blackmail, teenage life, misfit, social misfits, ambition, best friends, social relations, youth, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Saturday Night at the Baths (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Continental Baths, a favorite hangout of New York homosexuals, provides the background of this socially conscious comedy drama that tries to examine the relationships between gay and heterosexual people. The story centers around a macho, ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: audition, female impersonator, lgbt, american football, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bathhouse, male underwear, male nudity, coming out, football, self discovery, bisexual ...
Time: 70s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Beeswax (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A marvelous new film from Andrew Bujalski, one of the brightest stars in indie film, Beeswax revolves around the personal and professional entanglements of twin sisters Jeannie and Lauren – played by extraordinary newcomers Tilly and Maggie ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: twins, family relations, disability, love affair, rivalry, legal action, legal, twin sister, sister sister relationship, friendship, workplace, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, kenya, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
North Dallas Forty (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A semi-fictional account of life as a professional Football (American-style) player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s.
Style: realistic, clever, suspense, serious, biting ...
Plot: sport team, american football, sport, drug abuse, addiction, workplace situations, society, ambition, fighting the system, life is a bitch, athlete's life, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Man About Town (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A top Hollywood talent agent finds his cushy existence threatened when he discovers that his wife is cheating on him and that his journal has been swiped by a reporter out to bring him down.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, cynical, biting ...
Plot: infidelity, chase, self discovery, journalism, dishonesty, talent agent, reporter, expose, adultery, pursuit, husband wife relationship, diary ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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What Goes Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the mid-80's when a reporter is sent to cover the Challenger Space Shuttle launch only to become mixed up in the lives of some local students.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sexual, sexy
Plot: high school, journalism, introspection, dangerous attraction, fall in love, uncover truth, teachers and students, obsession, lifestyle, youth, couples, small town ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Livin' Large! (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young black reporter begins to lose his identity.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: ambition, interracial relations, workplace, media satire, self discovery, human spirit, love affair, rich and poor, workplace situations, media, rise to the top, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
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37%
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Committed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After her husband, Carl, suddenly leaves, Joline travels from New York to Texas to track him down. Although Joline tries to remain upbeat, she is discouraged when she discovers that Carl already has a new girlfriend, the lovely Carmen. Familiarizing ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, breakup, obsessive quest, love triangle, self discovery, obsession, crumbling marriage, couples, family relations, human nature, on the road, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, new york, usa, el paso texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Forgiving the Franklins (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A conservative, God fearing Southern family is spiritually changed by an auto accident, but who they become puts them at odds with the highly conservative values around them.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, cheerleader, church, high school, religions or cults, family problems, high school life, dark humor, disagreement, rehabilitation, best friends, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a love interest, and are helped along by their older classmates, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, loss of virginity, first sex, high school, friendship, high school life, abortion, teenage love, unwanted pregnancy, youth, teacher, gay slur ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Carriers Are Waiting (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: surreal, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: satire, family relations, obsession, parents and children, midlife crisis, journalism, contest, child's point of view, competition, rainstorm, factory, surrealism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%