Movies like Mastergate

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Mastergate (1992)
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Mastergate (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A "play on words" about a fictional political scandal concerning covert arms deals and double-dealing government operatives, satirizing the Watergate hearings of 1972-1973.
Plot: satire, political satire, theatre play, parody, cia, investigation, partisan, politics, president, politician, government, scandal, hearing, rumor, congressman, movie studio, u.s. congress, internal revenue service
Place: washington d.c., central america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, clever and witty films with plots about satire, politics, parody, political satire, state affairs, president and u.s. president mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Mastergate: White House Madness (1975), Brand X (1970), Babo 73 (1964), First Family (1980), Canadian Bacon (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
White House Madness (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The Nixon Administration falls apart in a farcical manner in the time of the Watergate Scandal.
Style: political comedy, political
Plot: politics, satire, farce, american politics, dog, white house, checkers, republican, republican party, president, scandal, watergate ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
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95%
 6.3
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Brand X (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1969, Taylor Mead complained to his friend artist Wynn Chamberlain that Andy Warhol had never paid him for any of the work he had done for him and Wynn said he would make a film especially for Taylor. Inspired by the banality of 1960's ...
Style: experimental
Plot: political satire, social satire, art, politics, absurdism, president, sex, drugs, fake commercial, u.s. president, television, tv commercial ...
Place: new york
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58%
 5.7
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Babo 73 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: The president of the United Status, who, when he isn’t at the White House— a dilapidated Victorian— conducts his top-secret affairs on a deserted beach.
Plot: satire, politics, u.s. president, usa president
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57%
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First Family (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The president (Bob Newhart) and his boozing wife (Madeline Kahn) go to Africa to bargain for their abducted daughter's (Gilda Radner) return.
Style: realistic, not serious, exciting, cynical, offbeat ...
Plot: politics, parody, head of state, state affairs, looking for sex, alcohol abuse, eccentric family, kidnapping, family life, disorder, satire, silly humor ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Canadian Bacon (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Canadian Bacon is the only fictitious film from Director Michael Moore. This comedy is about an American president who decides to go to war to bring the public’s opinion of him up during election time. Canadian Bacon is actor John Candy’s last ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, satirical, political comedy ...
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, white house, satire, dishonesty, political satire, cold war, farce, head of state, culture clash, state affairs, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, canada, united states, iraq, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 47
Up Yours (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tenants share wild times in a Hollywood apartment building.
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: parody, satire, building, tenant, apartment, vignette, female nudity, apartment building, exploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Den enskilde medborgaren (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Insurance Director Stig Roxby is worth a hundred times more than an ordinary high school teacher. But he doesn't think that's enough, but sees himself forced to work with four other director colleagues to lift the bonus cap to be even more ...
Plot: satire, scandal, greed, evil corporation, ceo, corporate executive, businessman, birthday party, music teacher, golf course, teacher, board of directors ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 304
Running Mates (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A story of longtime love finally coming to fruition, former captain of the high school football team Ed Harris meets up with his high school crush Diane Keaton years after high school. He is a successful U.S. senator running for president and ...
Plot: satire, u.s. senator, political candidate, political satire, politics, campaigning, politician, presidential campaign, presidential candidate, candidate, engagement, scandal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Stark Raving Black (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Blustery funnyman Lewis Black hits the stage for his Comedy Central special, which finds the comic using his wry observational humor to skewer everything from Washington politicians and the tanking economy to cellphones and getting old.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: adult humor, satire, state affairs, politics, artists and showbiz, stand up comedian, political satire, anger, political humor, profanity, comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Sex O'Clock News (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Director and co-writer Romano Vanderbes attempts to satirize middle America's standard news broadcasts with as many jokes about sex as possible. The featured station is KSEX and Doug Ballard and Lydia Mahan play the anchors in a broadcast where ...
Style: sexy, sex comedy, toilet humor
Plot: satire, newscast, news satire, tv news, news anchor, parody, sexual humor, karate, pun, hot, sex scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
That's Adequate (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: This mockumentary about fictional movie studio Adequate Pictures boasts an interesting cast. Tony Randall hosts, and James CoCo (practically on his deathbed) stars as head of the studio. Includes parodies of everything from silent comedies to ...
Plot: satire, interview, parody, celebrity impersonation, movie business, hollywood, storyteller, rise and fall, hitler, actress, sword fight, actor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Is There Sex After Death? (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Driving through New York City in his Sexmobile, Dr. Harrison Rogers of the Bureau of Sexological Investigation, searches out luminary figures in the world of sex.
Style: sex comedy, cult film, sexy
Plot: pornographer, male nudity, female nudity, microphone, foreplay, gun, sexuality, sex, string quartet, porn industry, dominatrix, interview ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Welcome Mr. President! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a small mountain village lives a man with a challenging name, Giuseppe Garibaldi (one of Italy's "fathers of the fatherland"), but everybody call him with the nickname Peppino. Love fishing, the company of friends, the library ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, realistic
Plot: politics, state affairs, farce, disorder, dishonesty, fish out of water, politician, political satire, satire, president, small town
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 854
The Alarmist (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young Tommy Hudler decides to become a security systems salesman, and is an instant success. Everything seems to be going great until he discovers there's more to this business and his boss Heinrich than he previously suspected.
Style: dark humor, humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: satire, forgery, crimes, investigation, dishonesty, workplace, innocence lost, workplace situations, cons and scams, screwball, oral sex, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Murder Can Hurt You (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Spoof of TV crime dramas. Someone is murdering all the great detectives and cops, and it's up to the remaining few to find the killer and stop him.
Plot: farce, police, private detective, police detective, parody, investigation, murder, serial killer, television, satire
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
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Arpa Colla (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece, West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Arpa-colla" in Greek literally means "Grab and stick", a phrase used to show something that has been done quickly and therefore isn't good enough. This is what the 2 main heroes of the film are doing. The one is a ...
Plot: film industry, satire, social satire, political satire, filmmaking, communist, tv commercial, film within a film, left wing, producer, filmmaker, imagination
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Teenagers from Uranus: Sloppy Seconds (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A bizarre mix of sketch comedy, music videos, skating, graffiti, and mayhem. As Earth faces an attack from outer space, their TV transmissions are taken over with an onslaught of visual destruction and outrageous humor.
Plot: political satire, irreverence, sexual humor, joke, surrealism, comedian, sex, social satire, politics, violence, skateboarding, comedy team ...
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32%
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 18K
Head of State (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, the Democratic party unexpectedly picks a Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam (Rock) as his replacement .
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: presidential election, election campaign, politics, state affairs, ambition, republican, fish out of water, head of state, satire, white house, rescue, bail bondsman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., nashville tennessee, chicago illinois
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The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, twists and turns, witty ...
Plot: politics, congressman, farce, election campaign, political corruption, profanity, uninhibited rivalry, media, ambition, debate, campaign, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Maher addresses contemporary political, social and cultural topics -- Iraq, President Bush and the so called Axis of Evil. The opinionated Maher said about Victory Begins at Home: "We've heard everything about the War on Terrorism except ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty, live comedy ...
Plot: adult humor, comedian, society, politics, joke, broadway, stand up comedian, live audience, absurd humor, parody, profanity, political satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
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Bananas (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, political comedy, talky ...
Plot: dictatorship, rebellion, politics, fish out of water, loser, satire, rise to the top, misfit, revolution, political activism, political satire, cia ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Trashology (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: College student Tracy (Laura Lee Black) has just received an assignment to write a report on her favorite film genre. In her research she discovers a book, now Tracy is taken into three interlocking tales of the unexpected. First in THE VAT, two ...
Style: anthology, toilet humor, bad taste humour, gross out humor
Plot: satire, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
That's My Bush! (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: That's My Bush! is an American comedy television series that aired on Comedy Central from April 4 to May 23, 2001. Created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, best known for also creating South Park, the series centers on the fictitious personal ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: parody, politics, satire, white house, head of state, goofy hero, couple relations, state affairs, media, political leader, political satire, u.s. president ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 ⇓
30%
Tutto tutto niente niente (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Cetto and its city council were arrested, but in prison the conspiratorial former mayor makes no earning name as the gratitude of the powerful secretary. These decide to replace some MPs mysteriously killed precisely with Cetto and two other ...
Style: idiotic, humorous, funny, entertaining, political
Plot: politics, satire, political satire, friends, rivalry, crimes, stupidity, disorder, police, society, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Tunnel Vision (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A committee investigating TV's first uncensored network examines a typical day's programming, which includes shows, commercials, news programs, you name it. What they discover will surely crack you up! This outrageous and irreverent spoof ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: parody, television, absurd humor, irreverence, fictional game show, female nudity, undressing, female full frontal nudity, satire
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 688
HealtH (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: HealtH is set at a health food convention at a Florida luxury hotel, where a powerful political organization is deciding on a new president.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, cynical, biting ...
Plot: hotel, satire, convention, media, politics, wedding, couples, cooking and food, campaign, state affairs, fighting the system, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Dick (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Comedy about two high school girls who wander off during a class trip to the White House and meet President Richard Nixon. They become the official dog walkers for Nixon's dog Checkers, and become his secret advisors during the Watergate ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: politics, teenage life, goofy hero, journalism, workplace intrigue, farce, dishonesty, high school, investigation, friendship, white house, whistleblower ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.7
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Spic-O-Rama (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: John Leguizamo's follow-up to Mambo Mouth.
Style: ethnic humor, one man show
Plot: latin, joke, comedian, dialogue driven, stereotype, family relations, stereotypes, dysfunctional family, stand up comedian, monologue, wedding, social satire ...
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27%
Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Will Ferrell stars in a stand-up comedy as George W. Bush in this take on the former President of the United States. After playing George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live for many years, funny man Will Ferrell brings his impression to Broadway to send ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, topical humor ...
Plot: politics, parody, patriotism, election, state affairs, white house, george w. bush, satire, greed, family drama, americana, leadership ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, poland, texas, new jersey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%