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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: feel good, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: high school, racism, bullying, prom, childhood memory, stand up comedian, performer's life, immigrants, stand up special, stand up, reenactment, telling a joke, stand-up comedian

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and not serious films with plots about society, stand up, performer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, stand up special and stand up comedian mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King: Trevor Noah: African American (2013), Trippin' (1999), Expelled (2014), Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male (2013), Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Patrice O'Neal: Elephant in the Room (2011)
Genre: Comedy
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Trippin' (1999)
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Duration: 94 min.
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Expelled (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Felix (Cameron Dallas) is a legendary prankster who gets expelled from his high school and, with his friend’s help, stops at nothing to hide it from his parents.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Prom Wars: Love Is a Battlefield (2008)
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Duration: 90 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 71 min.
Story: Last year’s critically acclaimed show ‘30’ sold out every night at the Edinburgh Festival and his UK and US tours. From those tours, Jeffries, the controversial Aussie stand-up, brings you his debut DVD, Contraband Live.Succeeding with jokes ...
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