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Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013)
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Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: It's James Franco's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, realistic, not serious, talky, intense, clever, harsh, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, comedian, insult, culture clash, destiny, jewish, brutality, sexualized violence, mentor, god, catastrophe, transformation, torture, survival, nudity (full frontal - brief), outer space, fantasy world, space travel, life philosophy, race issues, adaptation, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and talky films with plots about artists and showbiz, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, profanity, celebrity culture and culture clash mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Comedy Central Roast of James Franco: He's Way More Famous Than You (2013), Stuntmen (2009), Pittsburgh (2006), Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003), Donald Glover: Weirdo (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
He's Way More Famous Than You (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When once-up-and-coming indie film starlet Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop she finally realizes that something in her life has got to change... she has to become WAY MORE FAMOUS! Armed with a stolen ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: actor's life, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, showbiz, filmmaking, hopes, lifestyle, fame, escapades, society, celebrity culture, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Stuntmen (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the industry's two biggest stuntmen are nominated for Stuntman of the Year, an over-ambitious documentarian reignites a dormant rivalry between the two men that results in an all out press war.
Style: rough, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: stuntman, rivalry, actor's life, contests and competitions, hollywood, filmmaking, ambition, downfall, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Time to hassle the Hoff at the rudest, raunchiest television event of the year--The Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff. From running in slo-mo on the beach to inspiring Germany with the power of cheesy pop--it's almost too easy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: actor's life, rising to stardom, relationship vs career, celebrity culture, showbiz, couples, performer's life, ambition, media satire, artists and showbiz, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Pittsburgh (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jeff Goldblum put his Hollywood actor life on hold to star alongside his new girlfriend in a Pittsburgh regional theater production of The Music Man. Co-directors Bradley and LaBrache tread a surprisingly elegant line between genuine documentary and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, talky ...
Plot: lifestyle, showbiz, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, couple relations, celebrity culture, hollywood, audition, media, theater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a ...
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, dark humor, disorder, nothing goes right, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ghost, cons and scams, death, desire for fame ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, france, europe, paris france, los angeles ...
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Donald Glover: Weirdo (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Fearlessly funny stand-up comic and sitcom star Donald Glover puts on a live show in New York, confessing his love for Cocoa Puffs and Toys "R" Us.
Style: talky, sincere, humorous, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: society, actor's life, family life, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, racism, parents and children, family relations, stand up special, absurd humor, racial issues, social issues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Latham Entertainment Presents (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stand-up comedy concert film Latham Entertainment Presents features a handful of African-American comedians including D.L. Hughley, Bruce Bruce, Earthquake, and Rickey Smiley.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, live comedy
Plot: comedian, artists and showbiz, society, performer's life, theater, stand up comedian, joke, african american, profanity, live audience, comedienne, actor playing himself
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Ricky Gervais Live 3: Fame (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ricky Gervais third stand-up comedy routine.
Style: humorous, cynical, funny, talky, witty ...
Plot: lifestyle, actor's life, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, showbiz, society, satire, stand up comedian, live performance, celebrity, monologue, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, california
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Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Several roasters, and the master himself Kevin Hart, make fun of Justin Bieber.
Style: humorous, factual, entertaining, funny, feel good ...
Plot: comedian, celebrity, moral ambiguity, stereotypes, honest, life, insult, destiny, irreverent, relationships, violence, depression ...
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Aziz Ansari: Buried Alive (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Standup comedian Aziz Ansari ("Parks and Recreation") headlines his third standup special, where he shares his uniquely hilarious perspective on fears of adulthood, babies, marriage, and more. Ansari's look at life on the cusp of 30 ...
Style: humorous, funny, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: performer's life, artists and showbiz, adulthood, love, marriage, violent, sarcasm, character study, religions or cults, ethnic, stand up special, technology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Amy Schumer: Mostly Sex Stuff (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: A ratings hit! Amy Schumer debuts her one-hour special in front of a live audience at the Historic Fillmore Theatre in San Francisco. Nothing is off limits as Schumer airs every hilarious, messed up detail of her dating and sex life, from encounters ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, live comedy
Plot: sexual relations, comedian, artists and showbiz, female protagonist, sexual humor, stand up special, profanity, live audience
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In this unique and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.'s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts we have all had...but would rarely admit to.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: comedian, parenthood, performance, artists and showbiz, social problems, everyday life, sexual activity, society, lifestyle, stand up comedian, joke, absurd humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Joe Rogan: Rocky Mountain High (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Perched high above it all in Denver, Joe Rogan¹s brand-new one-hour stand-up special, "Rocky Mountain High," has a clear perspective. Tune in to find out the real meaning of infinity, why Joe will lie to you on stage and why Kim ...
Style: suspense, realistic, biting, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, theater, profanity, live audience
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
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Gabriel Iglesias: I'm Not Fat... I'm Fluffy (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Gabriel Iglesias entertains a packed house at El Paso's Theatre in this Comedy Central special. For I'm Not Fat, I'm Fluffy, the comedian reaches new heights of hilarity, providing eerily perfect imitations and tales too tall not to ...
Style: not serious, realistic, talky, humorous
Plot: physical appearance, performer's life, artists and showbiz, friends, theater, comedian, stand up special, girlfriend, adopted son, prostitute, profanity, fat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
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3 Geezers! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Follow actor J Kimball as he researches what it's like to be old for a role in an upcoming movie. When he meets the residents at The Coconuts convalescent home, he quickly discovers that his perceptions of the elderly may be off from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: elderly, actor's life, silly humor, retirement home, friends, disorder, hollywood, retirement home life, showbiz, golden years, artists and showbiz, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Tracey Ullman's comedy special features the one-and-only 'Ruby Romaine'--the memorable character from HBO's 'Tracey Takes On.' After an illustrious career, veteran Hollywood makeup artist Ruby has decided to call it ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, talky
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, showbiz, strong female presence, lifestyle, television, celebrity, makeup artist, makeover, storytelling, alcohol, trailer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 2014 standup special originally aired on Comedy Central.
Style: talky, cynical, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: performer's life, society, artists and showbiz, profanity, live audience
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Aries Spears: Hollywood, Look I'm Smiling (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Hollywood, Look I m Smiling is a laugh-out-loud and insightful comedy concert starring Mad TV s break-out star Aries Spears. Spears is in rare form as he tackles controversial topics such as political correctness , the Hollywood establishment and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: society, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, interracial relations, showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Hollywoo (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sometimes, when you think you have it all, everything falls apart. That is exactly the story of Jeanne .Just when she is offered the chance to dub famous American actress Jennifer Marshall in a successful American TV Show and her salary is about to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: obsessive quest, actor's life, life turned upside down, fish out of water, showbiz, disorder, tv show, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, hollywood, media, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, france
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Sweet Liberty (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival of the film crew seriously disrupts him as actors want to change their characters, directors want to re-stage battles, and he becomes very ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: actor, fish out of water, couple relations, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love and romance, professor, couples, celebrity culture, young lovers, actor's life, historian ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
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Jay and Silent Bob Get Old: Tea Bagging in the UK (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The hilarious duo Jay & Silent Bob are back. Film icons Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes made history and fans all over the world with the characters Jay & Silent Bob from the movies Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay & ...
Style: realistic, humorous, talky, witty, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, friendship, filmmaking, showbiz, lifestyle, buddies, artists and showbiz, odd couple, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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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: parody, humorous, clever, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: satire, hollywood, filmmaking, disorder, media, nothing goes right, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, hidden identity, actor's life, media satire, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
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Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Recorded November 10th, 2011 as part of the New York Comedy Festival, and only available for purchase online, Louis C.K. follows up his 2010 concert film Hilarious with a new hour’s worth of shrewdly observed and periodically profane material. He ...
Style: humorous, cynical, talky, witty, realistic ...
Plot: lifestyle, social problems, performance, artists and showbiz, dark humor, theater, society, politically correct, death, sexual perversion, stand up special, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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I Married Who? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Straight-laced Jordan (Martin) is about to marry Peter (Snedeker), a clean-cut ambitious attorney. Before she walks down the aisle, Jordan and her best friends, Claire (Adrienne Frantz) and Jessica (Daphnee Duplaix), head to Vegas for a bachelorette ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: eligible bachelor, unlikely couple, disorder, love and romance, showbiz, couples, life turned upside down, romance, actor's life, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, san diego california
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Louis C.K.: Chewed Up (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Profane, vulgar and obscenely funny, Louis C.K. insists on telling the truth, whether you like it or not! Join the Emmy Award-winning stand-up comic and TV star (Lucky Louie) as he shares his thoughts on the stuff everyone thinks about -- male ...
Style: cynical, humorous, talky, witty, political ...
Plot: society, performance, artists and showbiz, disorder, social problems, physical appearance, lifestyle, politically correct, gender, sexual relations, couples, stand up comedian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Louis C.K.: Oh My God (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Filmed at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, AZ on February 15th and 16th, 2013, Oh My God is Louis C.K.'s fifth stand-up special, his first for HBO since 2007's Shameless, and his first since winning a Emmy Award for writing on his ...
Style: humorous, cynical, atmospheric, talky, funny ...
Plot: lifestyle, dark humor, performance, social problems, couple relations, society, parents and children, politically correct, artists and showbiz, aging, theater, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
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Brother's Justice (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Motivated by Box Office statistics, Dax Shepard has made a decision to leave comedy to pursue his dream of becoming an international Martial Arts action star.
Style: not serious, realistic, cynical, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: filmmaking, martial arts, hollywood, showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, buddies, partners, silly humor, wrestling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Love Shack (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A dysfunctional family of adult film stars reunites for a memorial porn shoot following the death of legendary producer Mo Saltzman. Along the way, the film's hapless director must contend with dueling divas, bickering couples, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: showbiz, filmmaking, nothing goes right, couples, quibbling, strong sexual content, actor's life, porn industry, disorder, silly humor, nudity (full frontal - brief), artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Cut'n It Up: Dallas (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Seven comedians bring down the house in the second line up of comic stylings from Producer Cecil Chambers series "Cut'N It Up". In this set the city of Dallas is on display as Rodney Perry, Juan Villereal, Joey Wells, Rayzor, Mark ...
Style: humorous, cynical, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: hip hop, artists and showbiz, satire, lifestyle, interracial relations, culture clash, social differences, society, city life, comedian, joke, theater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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For Your Consideration (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, entertaining, talky ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, rising to stardom, ambition, showbiz, satire, desire for fame, actor's life, artists and showbiz, dysfunctional family, thanksgiving, egotism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
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