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A Very Potter Musical (2009)
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A Very Potter Musical (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: In April 2009, a group of University of Michigan students (Team StarKid) performed what was renamed "A Very Potter Musical", a two act musical parody that featured major elements from all seven Harry Potter books and an original score.
Style: melancholic, clever, funny, lyrical, talky, stylized, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, psychotronic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: wizards, friendship, magic, obsession, fantasy world, adaptation, music, creativity, love, unlikely friendships, vengeance, weird, catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, greed, murder mystery, love story, culture clash, runaway, bollywood, fight scenes, classic car, musician, assassination ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, visually appealing, clever and melancholic films with plots about storytelling, dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, brutality, suprisingly clever and pornography mostly in Comedy, Musical and Music genres. Some movies like A Very Potter Musical: Jim Jefferies: Bare (2014), Louis C.K.: 2017 (2017), The Boss (2016), Jim Jefferies: Freedumb (2016), A Very Murray Christmas (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Comedy icon Dave Chappelle makes his triumphant return to the screen with a pair of blistering, fresh stand-up specials. Filmed at The Palladium in Los Angeles, California, in March 2016.
Style: funny, talky, realistic, political, suspense ...
Plot: comedian, politics, family, stereotypes, culture clash, kids and family, adaptation, storytelling, technology, childhood, weird, philosophy ...
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David Cross: Bigger and Blackerer (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bigger and Blackerer was taped during two shows, back-to-back on the same evening at Boston's Wilbur Theatre. Only by watching this video will you learn of Cross unique relationship with the deaf community, share his canny insights into the ...
Style: funny, ironic, stylized, witty, alternative comedy ...
Plot: road trip, sarcasm, alter ego, culture clash, self discovery, friendship, politics, dysfunctional family, unlikely friendships, race issues, character study, brutality ...
Place: california, tokyo
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92%
Jim Jefferies: Bare (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Smart, crude, and in-your-face, Australian comic/actor/equal-opportunity-offender Jim Jefferies is not for the faint of heart. Whether he is lampooning gun control, auditioning disabled actors, or over-sharing sexual experiences, the FXX ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, talky, interesting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stand up comedian, mentor, culture clash, greed, moral ambiguity, life & death, stand up special, auditorium, powerful ending, corruption, women, weird ...
Place: california
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91%
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: funny, humorous, dark humor, cynical, melancholic ...
Plot: sarcasm, greed, politics, eccentricity, depression, pornography, storytelling, death, obsession, runaway, art, workplace ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Boss (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A titan of industry is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.
Style: humorous, absurd, sincere, funny, awful ...
Plot: business, quitting a job, women, mentor, redemption, stereotypes, adaptation, betrayal, unlikely friendships, stupidity, greed, parody ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young but bright former window cleaner rises to the top of his company by following the advice of a book about ruthless advancement in business.
Style: witty, stylized, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: business, office, advertising, book, working the system, unsupportive coworkers, overnight success, orchestral, rise to the top, love and romance, ambition, self fulfillment ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1920s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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.
Style: political, talky, intense, cynical, meditative ...
Plot: stand up special, politics, capitalism, greed, stand up comedian, mentor, conspiracy, idealism, life philosophy, brutality, culture clash, corruption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Very Murray Christmas (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Bill Murray worries no one will show up to his TV show due to a massive snowstorm in New York City. Through luck and perseverance, guests arrive at Gotham’s Carlyle Hotel to help him — dancing and singing in holiday spirit.
Style: christmas special, melancholic, satirical, light, talky ...
Plot: christmas, hotel, reenactment, christmas carol, family, parody, sarcasm, loneliness, nothing goes right, music, destiny, female director ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A wily slave must unite a virgin courtesan and his young smitten master to earn his freedom.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, talky ...
Plot: virgin, slavery, freedom, ancient rome, chase, love triangle, farce, husband wife relationship, cross dressing, culture clash, transformation, justice ...
Time: ancient history, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Louis C.K.: Live at The Comedy Store (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: This material was developed and prepared over the last year or so, mostly in comedy clubs. This special kind of goes back to when he used to just make noises and be funny for no particular reason. It felt right to him to shoot this special in a club ...
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, cynical, funny ...
Plot: society, family relations, family life, human nature, stand up special, honest, dialogue, culture clash, character study, storytelling, irreverent, theater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Blue in the Face (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries to explain why he has to have a cut on his health insurance bill if he ...
Style: talky, witty, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: friendship, culture clash, introspection, urban, couple relations, store, social differences, parents and children, human nature, city life, infidelity, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: funny, humorous, factual, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: comedian, celebrity, moral ambiguity, storytelling, stereotypes, honest, life, celebrity guests, insult, destiny, irreverent, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The American Astronaut (2001)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Samual Curtis's first mission in this bizarre science fiction musical comedy requires him to take a cat to a saloon on an asteroid. There, he meets his former dance partner (the Blueberry Pirate) and collects his payment: a device capable of ...
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: outer space, astronaut, space travel, disorder, space and aliens, fish out of water, future dystopia, space station, girl, planet, delivery, asteroids and comets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Kiss Me, Guido (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When he discovers his girlfriend having sex with his brother, Frankie (Scotti) decides to head to Manhattan, leaving his Bronx pizza shop forever for the fame and fortune of show business. But before stardom, he needs a place to stay. Looking in the ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, odd couple, mistaken identity, farce, friendship, unlikely friendships, friends, couples, disorder, artists and showbiz, gender, showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When he's stationed in Tahiti, a sailor hires a witch doctor to keep an eye on his girlfriend.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, offbeat, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: couples, wizards and magicians, friends, motorcycle chase, beach, disorder, youth, nothing goes right, infidelity, satire, couple relations, motorcycle ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: polynesia, pacific ocean, france, tahiti, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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True Stories (1986)
Genre: Musical, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A small but growing Texas town, filled with strange and musical characters, celebrates its sesquicentennial and converge on a local parade and talent show.
Style: surreal, offbeat, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Plot: small town, breaking the fourth wall, suburbs, music, fashion, misfit, parody, love and romance, society, goofy hero, contests and competitions, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Cry-Baby (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A prim and proper schoolgirl goes against her mother's wishes when she dates a motorcycle-riding juvenile delinquent.
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, satirical, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: forbidden love, rock and roll, teenage love, gang, teenage life, rivalry, juvenile delinquent, love and romance, fall in love, juvenile delinquency, youth, parody ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954, 80s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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School Daze (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the South of the United States are taking place confrontations between two groups of students who have different ideas and are not able to accept the one of the oponent.
Style: suspense, biting, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, school, contests and competitions, soul music, college life, interracial relations, r&b, social differences, university, coming of age, buddies, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Pirates of Penzance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In spite of being apprenticed to a Pirate King as a child, Frederic has led a very sheltered life. So when he arrives in Penzance with his boisterous shipmates, there are a few surprises in store for him! It all ends happily, but not before ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, talky, lyrical ...
Plot: pirate, opera, ocean or sea, friends, show tunes, destiny, heroes, love and romance, leadership, mute or deaf, escapades, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 80s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: australia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bo Burnham: Make Happy (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Combining his trademark wit and self-deprecating humor with original music, Bo Burnham offers up his unique twist on life in this stand-up special about life, death, sexuality, hypocrisy, mental illness and Pringles cans.
Style: witty, talky, touching, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: suprisingly clever, stand up special, existentialism, bittersweet, obsession, artists and showbiz, life philosophy, honest, life & death, art, artistic, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Big Tease (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Thinking he's competing in Los Angeles' hot Platinum Scissors contest, Scottish hairstylist Crawford (Craig Ferguson) leaves Glasgow with a film crew to capture the event. When he learns he's a mere audience member, Crawford must find ...
Style: humorous, feel good, clever, witty, talky ...
Plot: hairdresser, culture clash, heroic mission, down on your luck, underdog, contests and competitions, ambition, fighting the system, rivalry, silly humor, competition, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, scotland, california, usa, europe ...
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42%
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Blue Hawaii (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Chad Gates has just gotten out of the Army, and is happy to be back in Hawaii with his surf-board, his beach buddies, and his girlfriend.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: surfing, tour guide, family business, love and romance, parents and children, fall in love, partners, starting over, dancing, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future, 1960s, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa, honolulu hawaii, las vegas
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42%
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Sour Grapes (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Richie, a sneaker sole designer, and his cousin Evan, a brain surgeon, are spending this weekend with their girlfriends in Atlantic City. When one of them ends up with a $436,000 jackpot, sour grapes is what results. Even though Richie uses two ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, dark humor, intense ...
Plot: casino, greed, change of luck, gambling, dishonesty, nothing goes right, partners, jealousy, feud, money, submachine gun, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: bulgaria, atlantic city new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Midwinter's Tale (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Out of work actor Joe volunteers to help try and save his sister's local church for the community by putting on a Christmas production of Hamlet, somewhat against the advice of his agent Margaretta. As the cast he assembles are still available ...
Style: witty, talky, clever, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, play, actor, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, nothing goes right, actor's life, friends, village, village life, silly humor ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: england, australia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Centred around a weekend party at the home of inventor Andrew Hobbs and his wife Adrian, attended by randy doctor Maxwell Jordan, his nurse Dulcy, renowned philosopher Dr.Leopold Sturgis and his fiancée, this is a light comedy concerning their ...
Style: sexual, sexy, talky, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: countryside, doctor, professor, summer, farce, infidelity, romance, buddies, love and romance, partners, hopes, dishonesty ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, one man show, dark humor, talky ...
Plot: lifestyle, artists and showbiz, performance, social problems, profanity, theater, politically correct, sexual perversion, society, death, sex talk, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Cedar Rapids (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: insurance, friendship, hotel, friends, social awkwardness, goofy hero, buddies, misfit, fish out of water, disorder, drinking, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, wisconsin, las vegas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Denise Calls Up (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends in New York, working away at their PCs and laptops, keep in touch exclusively by phone and fax. They are all too busy to meet face to face. Gale plays matchmaker, by phone, to Jerry and Barbara who, in turn, hit it off beautifully ...
Style: humorous, ironic, satirical, dark humor, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, telephone, love and romance, looking for love, pregnancy, self discovery, technology, masturbation, phone sex, answering machine, eccentricity, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Twelve Chairs (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A treasure hunt. An aging ex-nobleman of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve. They return separately ...
Style: witty, satirical, stylized, talky, philosophical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, treasure hunt, chase, adventurer, obsessive quest, odd couple, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, escapades, goofy hero, disorder ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Elvis plays Ross Carpenter, a fishing guide/sailor who loves his life out on the sea. When he finds out his boss is retiring to Arizona, he has to find a way to buy the Westwind, a boat that he and his father built. He is also caught between two ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: rescue, lifestyle, ambition, ocean or sea, couple relations, ship, fish out of water, family business, fall in love, wooing, love triangle, retiring ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: hawaii, arizona, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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