Movies and TV shows like Starlets

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Starlets (2000)
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Starlets (2000)
Original name: Grosse Pointe
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Grosse Pointe is an American television parody series which aired on the WB Network during the 2000–2001 television season. Created by Darren Star, it was a satire depicting the behind-the-scenes drama on the set of a television show, and was inspired in large part by Star's experiences as the creator and producer of the nighttime soap Beverly Hills, 90210.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cynical, offbeat
Plot: parody, tv show, actress, actor, actor's life, hollywood, celebrity culture, showbiz, sitcom, artists and showbiz, media, workplace, media satire, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, starlet, director, backstage, gossip and rumors, producer, star, lifestyle, high school student, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 2000s
Place: california, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and cynical films and TV series with plots about artists and showbiz, media, showbiz, tv show, media satire, workplace and sitcom mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Starlets: The Comeback (2005), Fat Actress (2005), The Larry Sanders Show (1992), After Lately (2011), Episodes (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Comeback (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series initially follows Valerie Cherish (Kudrow), a veteran sitcom actress who has been out of the spotlight for more than a decade, as she attempts in 2005 to return to the industry that made her famous. Valerie lands a role on a new network ...
Style: not serious, humorous, cynical, realistic, biting
Plot: comeback, sitcom, makeup artist, director, actress, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, tv show, ambition, media, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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95%
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fat Actress is an American sitcom television series starring Kirstie Alley. It aired on Showtime in the United States in the spring of 2005, on Movie Central in Western Canada, The Movie Network in Eastern Canada, FX in the UK, Network Ten in ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, hollywood, celebrity culture, media satire, physical appearance, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media, hypocrisy, comeback, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comic Garry Shandling draws upon his own talk show experiences to create the character of Larry Sanders, a paranoid, insecure host of a late night talk show. Larry, along with his obsequious TV sidekick Hank Kingsley and his fiercely protective ...
Style: not serious, clever, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, parody, showbiz, tv show, workplace, producer, nothing goes right, performer's life, media satire, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, media ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 558
After Lately (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: After Lately is an American television comedy. The series depicts, in mockumentary style, the behind the scenes goings-on at the office of the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately. The cast is made up of the actual writers and performers of Chelsea ...
Style: not serious, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: media satire, tv show, parody, workplace situations, sitcom, artists and showbiz, media, workplace, celebrity culture, showbiz, disorder, anchor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Episodes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A British husband-and-wife comedy writing team travel to Hollywood to remake their successful British TV series, with disastrous results.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, cynical, funny ...
Plot: showbiz, hollywood, writer's life, tv show, actor's life, sitcom, culture clash, womanizer, couple relations, producer, media satire, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Telenovela (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: If you think the steamy sex, sensational scandals and heart wrenching heartbreak on Latino soap operas are a little extreme, just wait until you see what happens behind the scenes! Eva Longoria stars in this new comedy about Ana Sofia, a sizzling TV ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: actress, actor, actor's life, tv show, latinx lead, artists and showbiz, showbiz, workplace situations, workplace, media, disorder, tv star ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Barely Famous (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Introducing "Barely Famous": a docu-style comedy series. This show explores the hypocrisy of reality TV by centering around two sisters who say they would never do a reality show, but are being filmed by a camera crew. Over the course of ...
Style: biting, semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Plot: siblings relations, parody, media satire, reality tv, showbiz, hollywood, tv show, artists and showbiz, media, family relations, nothing goes right, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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60%
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Boris (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Boris is an Italian television series produced from 2007 to 2010 by Wilder for Fox International Channels Italy
Style: humorous, not serious, biting, realistic, cynical
Plot: tv show, artists and showbiz, social satire, movie business, showbiz, sitcom, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, filmmaking, workplace, media, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Comedians (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A veteran comedian is reluctantly paired with a younger, edgier comedian for a late-night comedy sketch show.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: comedian, sitcom, ego clash, showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, media, workplace situations, workplace, rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
Plot: parody, celebrity culture, celebrity guests, media satire, showbiz, artists and showbiz, gender, media, disorder, cross dressing, promiscuity, comedy team ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 90s ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: talky, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
Plot: sitcom, mishap, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, suburbs, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, couples, disorder, buddies, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Underground (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Underground was a sketch comedy series produced by and starring Damon Wayans. It aired on Showtime. Wayans describes the show as "In Living Color on steroids." In fact the show features raunchy, sexist, and racist behavior, and as ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, dark humor
Plot: parody, racism, society, social relations, disorder, interracial relations, social differences, americana, celebrity culture, media satire, artists and showbiz, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Showbiz Show with David Spade (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Showbiz Show with David Spade was a weekly television program on Comedy Central that starred comedian David Spade. It is a comedic parody of celebrity news programs such as Entertainment Tonight and Access Hollywood. The show was developed from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, topical humor
Plot: magazine, media satire, celebrity guests, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media, celebrity culture, musician, comedian, joke, journalist, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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30 Rock (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: 30 Rock is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, topical humor, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, writing, parody, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, showbiz, tv show, friendship, actor, verbal byplay, boss and employee, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Demo Reel (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Antics from a film crew as they attempt to remake movies, claiming that they can make them better.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: parody, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, media, immaturity, stupidity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Blunt Talk (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A British newscaster moves to Los Angeles with his alcoholic manservant and the baggage of several failed marriages to host a sanctimonious talk show.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, biting ...
Plot: media satire, tv show, journalism, media, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, workplace, talk show host
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Development Hell (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The story of a failed director and his hodgepodge crew as they search, in vain, for fame and success in the crazy world of Hollywood.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, director, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, hopes, agent, newspaper headline, fame, film industry, actor, film within a film ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Nostalgia Critic (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: A sardonic critic reviews movies and TV shows from his childhood and adulthood.
Style: talky, dark humor, not serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: critic, insanity, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, tv show, media, fan, geek, odd, young man, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Greg the Bunny (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Greg the Bunny is an American television sitcom that originally aired on Fox TV in 2002. It starred Seth Green and a hand puppet named Greg the Bunny, originally invented by the team of Sean S. Baker, Spencer Chinoy and Dan Milano. Milano and Chinoy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, puppets, showbiz, tv show, sitcom, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, workplace, imaginary, disorder, nothing goes right, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: clever, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, parody, nothing goes right, hidden identity, media satire, showbiz, artists and showbiz, disorder, actor's life, celebrity culture, tv show ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Michael & Michael Have Issues. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Michael & Michael Have Issues is a cable television comedy series starring comedians and actors Michael Ian Black and Michael Showalter, who created the series. Both comedians appeared together in several TV comedy series, including The State, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, tv show, producer, buddies, artists and showbiz, friends, actor's life, odd couple, intern, backstage, self involved, staff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Day Today (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Day Today is a surreal British parody of television current affairs programmes, broadcast in 1994, and created by the comedians Armando Iannucci and Chris Morris. It is an adaptation of the radio programme On the Hour, which was broadcast on BBC ...
Style: not serious, humorous, biting, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: parody, journalism, media satire, tv show, media, celebrity culture, politics, state affairs, cliche, anchor, politically correct, surrealism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Dog Bites Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Dog Bites Man is a partially improvised comedy television show on Comedy Central that aired in summer 2006. It began airing on The Comedy Channel in Australia in June 2007. The series was produced by DreamWorks Television.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: journalism, parody, comedian, journalist, media satire, workplace situations, media, workplace, celebrity culture, partners, disorder, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Tracey Takes On... (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tracey Takes On... is a sketch comedy series starring comedienne Tracey Ullman. The show ran for four seasons on HBO and was commissioned after the success of the 1993 comedy special "Tracey Ullman Takes on New York." Each episode focuses ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: social differences, parody, culture clash, showbiz, artists and showbiz, society, sexual relations, celebrity culture, family life, love and romance, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Soup (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: With this satirical series, the E! Entertainment Network returns to a format they helped create with the popular '90s show Talk Soup. Only this time instead of just poking fun at talk shows, they're setting their sights on all things in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: comedian, chihuahua, dog, celebrity culture, studio, magazine, media satire, pop culture, showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jamie Foxx Show is an American television sitcom that aired on the WB Network from August 28, 1996 to January 14, 2001. The series stars Jamie Foxx, Garcelle Beauvais, Christopher B. Duncan, Ellia English, and Garrett Morris.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, hotel, family business, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, hollywood, aspiring actor, workplace, performer's life, wooing, workplace romance, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Chocolate News (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Chocolate News is a satirical news show hosted and head written by David Alan Grier with an emphasis on African American culture. The show aired on Wednesday nights at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central as a lead-in to their other news satire programs, The ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, biting, cynical ...
Plot: parody, media satire, media, society, hip hop culture, political satire, fake news report, stereotype, monologue, social satire, guest, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The CollegeHumor Show (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The CollegeHumor Show was an American comedy that premiered on MTV on February 8, 2009 and also aired on MuchMusic. The show is a scripted sitcom with sketch comedy elements. It is written by and stars nine actual CollegeHumor editorial staff ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, showbiz, producer, tv show, office, computers and web, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, chaos and mayhem, media satire, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 2K
Back to You (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Back to You is an American situation comedy series, which aired on Fox from September 19, 2007 to May 14, 2008. The creators and executive producers were Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan, and the director was James Burrows. The series starred ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: battle of the sexes, journalism, tv news, ex-lover, suburbs, boss and employee, friendship, media satire, showbiz, tv show, suburban life, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 48K
Extras (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Andy Millman gave up his day job five years ago in the hope of achieving the big time, but he’s yet to land a speaking part, let alone saunter down the red carpet to pick up an Oscar. He remains optimistic however, as rubbing shoulders with the ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, cynical, light ...
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, workplace, actor, aspiring actor, best friends, celebrity, desire for fame, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, friendship, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%