Movies like Pirate TV

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Pirate TV (2012)
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Pirate TV (2012)
Original name: Télé gaucho
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jean-Lou, Yasmina, Victor, Clara, Adonis and the others will create their own TV channel. They especially want to make the revolution.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Plot: tv show, fighting the system, youth, media satire, partners, society, media, television, television studio, rebellion, rebelliousness, disorder, innocence lost, misfit partners, adolescence vs adulthood, male nudity, anarchist, radio show, revolutionary, camera, mortician, bra, video camera, police violence, archive footage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france

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Most similar movies to Pirate TV

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about disorder, friends, society, partners, silly humor, misfit partners and friendship mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Pirate TV: The Under-Gifted (1980), Daddy Cool (2008), Best in Bed (2014), Nothing to Declare (2010), Anarchy TV (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Under-Gifted (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story centers around a graduating class of "less-gifted" students in a private Versailles high school. Only a miracle has brought the students this far along, and after a practical joke misfires and the whole school is dynamited, the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: prank, high school life, high school, disorder, youth, rebellion, hardcase students, rebelliousness, private school, exam, teachers and students, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, versailles, europe
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Daddy Cool (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story about the age gap between a scientist father, Philipe Le Tallec, and his newly discovered teen aged daughter, Eglantine.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: youth, family relations, parents and children, disorder, teenage life, coming of age, estrangement, reunion, adolescence vs adulthood, social relations, bittersweet, daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Best in Bed (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Raised to believe in performance and in the idea that all abilities must be optimized, Emma is a young, methodical woman who appears determined and relatively sure of herself. But two consecutive failures (real or imagined) lead her to believe that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sex comedy, light, captivating ...
Plot: sexual relations, self discovery, love and romance, fish out of water, disorder, couples, sex scene, teaching the ways of the world, obsessive quest, battle of the sexes, misfit, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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71%
Nothing to Declare (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: During the elimination of the Belgian/French border in the 90s, a Belgian customs officer is forced to team up with one of his French counterparts.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, reluctant partners, customs officer, unsupportive coworkers, snobbism, politics, partners, society, frontier town, comedy duo, european union, unlikely relationship ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1993 ...
Place: belgium, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Anarchy TV (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of anarchists use their public-access TV show to satirize the government until a right-wing preacher attempts to shut them down.
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: satire, society, parents and children, tv show, friends, rebellion, fighting the system, clergy, media, activism, teenager, preacher ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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71%
Special Correspondents (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: R2I, a famous news radio station, sends its best reporting duo to Iraq: Frank, journalist, and Poussin, sound engineer. Very quickly, millions of listeners follow their highly documented stories, reflecting the hot intensity of the fighting and the ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: farce, adventure, journalism, misfit, dishonesty, heroes, cons and scams, media, disorder, partners, friends, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, middle east, europe, iraq, paris france
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65%
Swearnet: The Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Fed up with being censored in their post-Trailer Park Boys lives, the out of work stars/world-renowned 'swearists', Mike Smith, Robb Wells and John Paul Tremblay decide to start their own uncensored network on the internet.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, media, follow your dream, buddies, hopes, tv show, computers and web, filmmaking, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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61%
Nice and Easy (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sebastian has one ambition in life: to do nothing. His horizon is his couch. His life he does not want to live but contemplate. But today, if you do nothing - You are nothing. So driven by his two roommates, that chain internships and odd jobs, ...
Style: humorous, light, talky, uplifting, satirical ...
Plot: friends, unemployed, adolescence vs adulthood, job seeking, life philosophy, love, adaptation, unrequited love, everyday life, twentysomething life, silly humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Protect and Serve (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of bumbling French cops team up to take on the underworld.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: police investigation, fish out of water, partners, odd couple, misfit, fighting crime, crimes, culture clash, disorder, heroic mission, buddies, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Neuilly Yo Mama! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Samy moves from the underdeveloped crime-ridden French suburb to the riches of Neuilly.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: interracial relations, fish out of water, fall in love, teenage love, manners, disorder, love and romance, misfit, racism, family relations, youth, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Vive la France (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Muzafar and Feruz are two easy going shepherds from Taboulistan, a tiny country in Asia that is unknown to the rest of the world. To alert the world to his country’s existence, the son of Taboulistan’s president decides to instigate a program of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: terrorism, fish out of water, culture clash, farce, partners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, society, disorder, nude beach, half brother half brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Bowling (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story takes place in Carhaix, in the heart of Brittany. A small hospital, with a calm maternity clinic, where few births take place. Mathilde, a mid-wife, Firmine, a pediatric nurse, and Louise, the owner of the Carhaix bowling alley, are all ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hospital, bowling, friendship, fighting the system, rebellion, human spirit, rebelliousness, workplace, society, strong female presence, maternity ward, championship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, brittany
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55%
Three Men and a Cradle (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three young men (Jacques, Pierre and Michel) share an apartment in Paris, and have many girlfriends and parties. Once, during a party, a friend of Jacques' tells him he has a quite compromising package to deliver, and asks him if he can leave ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: fish out of water, grownups, disorder, buddies, self discovery, parents and children, couples, life turned upside down, adolescence vs adulthood, babies and infants, friends, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, friends, youth, homecoming, reunion, society, college, small town life, small town, female director, film starts with sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Some Like It Veiled (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Armand and Leila, students at Science Po, are a young couple. They plan to go to New York to do their internship at the United Nations. But when Mahmoud, Leila's big brother, returns from a long stay in Yemen, which radically transformed him, ...
Style: light, humorous, funny, semi serious, satirical
Plot: misfit partners, pretending to be someone else, love, female impersonation, religion, activist, mistaken identity, disorder, stereotypes, culture clash, friends, singing in a car ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Open Season (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the television ratings machines suddenly malfunction, public television suddenly, but mistakenly, soars to #1 in this humorous satire.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspense, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, showbiz, ratings, disorder, society, workplace, ambition, blind ambition, media, rise to the top, workplace situations, media satire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: london, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Happy Easter (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chronic serial womanizer Stephane Margelle (Jean-Paul Belmondo) drops his wife Sophie (Marie Laforet) off at the airport so she can go away for Easter weekend. He immediately picks up beautiful young Julie (Sophie Marceau), who has just had a fight ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: farce, womanizer, nothing goes right, dishonesty, disorder, couples, infidelity, adulterer, adultery, female nudity, deception, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
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The Love Guide (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A comedy about a woman who saves her chicken farm and her family by agreeing to be the subject of a "reality show" with a celebrity Hollywood weight loss expert. Both women change and discover the true meaning of success (Imdb.com)
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: lifestyle, farm, reality tv, life turned upside down, manipulation, manipulations, culture clash, family in crisis, tv show, ambition, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Reality & Stuff (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: COMEDY/MOCKUMENTARY - (2005) CAN'T GET TOO MUCH REALITY TV? CAN'T GET ENOUGH REALITY TV? You know the drill! Eight strangers are chosen to live in a house and have their lives recorded.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: disorder, media satire, media, artists and showbiz, friends, sexism, voyeurism, emotional manipulation, flirting, gay slur, resort, racism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Wonderful Times (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michel Berthier, cadre supérieur d'une entreprise de matelasserie, vient d'être licencié. Comme il n'ose pas avouer la vérité à Juliette, sa compagne, il s'endette pour maintenir le niveau de la famille qu'il couvre de ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, disorder, partners, unlikely criminals, society, crimes, misfit partners, dishonesty, misfit, poverty, unemployment, loss of job ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Change of Address (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In Paris, the emotional and professional tribulations of a musician and his roommate. Fraîchement installé à Paris, David, un musicien, timide et maladroit, tombe fou amoureux de sa jeune élève, Julia. Il tente tout pour la séduire. Sa ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, job seeking, romance, nothing goes right, fall in love, disorder, lodger, teacher, friends, friendship, rivalry, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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51%
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Santa Claus (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One night, a burglar in a Santa Claus costume is surprised by Victor, a young boy who believes he is the real Santa Claus. Victor then follows him, and they embark on an unexpected adventure that will change their lives.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, melancholic
Plot: partners, heist, friends, crimes, adventure, redemption, con artists, street life, mentor, family drama, transformation, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Skylab (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1979 and Albertine, 10, and all her family members have gathered in Brittany to celebrate the birthday of her grandmother. Everyone thinks that the Skylab space station from NASA will fall on their heads this summer. The meeting turns into a ...
Style: humorous, touching, sincere, sentimental, talky ...
Plot: nudist, nudist camp, family relations, family gatherings, nude beach, profanity, coming of age, youth, disco, innocence lost, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Nobody's Watching (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Gail Mancuso film.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, light, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, television studio, friendship, fictional reality show, television, warner bros, auditorium, friend, tv show, camera, audience participation, bathroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Ultimate Accessory (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Aleksandra and Cyrille, a prominent, trendy, and very well-off Parisian couple, whose life is not quite the same after seven-year-old Alekseï from Russia suddenly pops up in their 100% cashmere, childless home. Aleksandra soon realises ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspense, feel good ...
Plot: couples, family problems, family relations, couple relations, adoption, disorder, family in crisis, life turned upside down, celebrity culture, female director, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Six Degrees of Celebration 1914 (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 100 years ago, the Russian Empire ... Christmas Eve. December plugs, holiday celebrations, balls and modest luxury holidays, titled nobles and ordinary peasants, the royal family and the soldiers of the First World War, progressive poets and the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, save the day, new year's eve, human spirit, hopes, wartime life, rebellion, world war one, new year
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Three Brothers (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three half-brothers are reunited at their mother's funeral. After being told of their inheritance they quickly spend the money, only to find out that they will not receive it after all. The men grow closer while deciding how to proceed.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Plot: inheritance, trial, charity, family relations, family problems, disorder, on the run, partners, cons and scams, money, lawyer, little boy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Lower Learning (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Barry Goldwater Elementary is on the brink of collapse: the lowest test scores in the state, teachers who are either drunk or having sex on school grounds, and a principal who extorts money from parents. It's up to Tom, the down-on-his-luck ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: school, against the odds, fighting the system, ambition, rebellion, dedicated educator, teachers and students, teenage life, high school life, idealism, satire, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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41%
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Les Gazelles (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marie and Eric, a couple in their thirties who have been together since college, buy their first apartment when Marie is suddenly overcome by doubt. Her encounter with a handsome, dark-haired man forces her to make a decision...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: introspection, breakup, singleness, strong female presence, unfulfillment, friendship, society, love and romance, bittersweet, thirtysomething life, couples, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Dope (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alphonse Brown, who firmly believes he is the bastard son of James Brown, meets up with his best friend Scotch after Brown gets out of jail. On their way to Paris to begin careers as recording artists, the pair stumbles across a potent type of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: drug dealing, partners, crimes, friends, drugs/alcohol, disorder, silly humor, chases and races, buddies, chase, nothing goes right, misfit partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
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40%