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Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King (2017)
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Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Comic Hasan Minhaj of "The Daily Show" shares personal stories about racism, immigrant parents, prom night horrors and more in this stand-up special.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, witty
Plot: high school, racism, bullying, prom, reenactment, childhood memory, stand up comedian, performer's life, telling a joke, immigrants, stand up special, stand-up comedian

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Patrice O'Neal: Elephant in the Room (2011)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 78 min.
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Style: talky, humorous, witty, realistic, not serious
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Trevor Noah: African American (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
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Trippin' (1999)
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Duration: 94 min.
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Expelled (2014)
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: humorous, sincere, not serious, realistic
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Duration: 72 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Crash Course (1988)
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