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Louis C.K.: 2017 (2017)
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Louis C.K.: 2017 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Louis C.K. muses on religion, eternal love, giving dogs drugs, email fights, teachers and more in a live performance from Washington, D.C.
Style: humorous, cynical, melancholic, stylized, intense, light, funny, cerebral, visually appealing, clever ...
Plot: dark humor, sarcasm, greed, politics, eccentricity, depression, pornography, storytelling, death, obsession, runaway, art, workplace, religion, suicide, homosexuality, abortion, teaching, stand up special, ethnic stereotype, irreverent, artistic, brutality, satire, stripper ...
Place: california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, clever and funny films with plots about storytelling, dialogue, brutality, catastrophe, mentor, culture clash and greed mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Louis C.K.: 2017: Jim Jefferies: Freedumb (2016), Sincerely Louis C.K. (2020), Aziz Ansari: Buried Alive (2013), Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (2004), Haiku Tunnel (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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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 ...
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Place: arizona, usa
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Louis C.K.: Live at The Comedy Store (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
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Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010)
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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.
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Jim Jefferies: Freedumb (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Returning for a second Netflix comedy special, Jim Jefferies unleashes his famously ferocious black humor to a packed house in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Sincerely Louis C.K. (2020)
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Louis C.K. muses on religion, terrorism, small towns, Florida, disabilities, dogs, Auschwitz, marriage, sex, vegans, and his personal sexual controversy, in a live performance from Washington, D.C.
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Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007)
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Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Louis C.K. is back on HBO in an ALL-NEW hour of raw no-holds-barred stand-up comedy! The creator and star of the 2006 comedy series Lucky Louie, performs in front of a live audience in LA at the Henry Fonda Theater. Louis C.K. covers issues near and ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Duration: 90 min.
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