Movies like Hollywoo

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Hollywoo (2011)
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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 triple, Marshall decides to withdraw from the show. So Jeanne makes a crazy decision, fly to Hollywood herself and make Jennifer change her mind about leaving the series...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: actor's life, obsessive quest, showbiz, fish out of water, life turned upside down, disorder, tv show, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, hollywood, media, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films with plots about artists and showbiz, showbiz, disorder, hollywood, celebrity culture, actor's life and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Hollywoo: Barely Famous (2015), Pittsburgh (2006), I Married Who? (2012), Stuntmen (2009), 3 Geezers! (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Barely Famous (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Introducing "Barely Famous": a docu-style comedy series. This show explores the hypocrisy of reality TV by centering around two sisters who say they would never do a reality show, but are being filmed by a camera crew. Over the course of ...
Style: parody, humorous, captivating, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: nothing goes right, satire, actor's life, love and romance, looking for love, media satire, family relations, disorder, showbiz, tv show, hollywood, hippie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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95%
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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, relationship vs career, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, couple relations, celebrity culture, hollywood, audition, media, theater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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90%
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, lifestyle, strong female presence, television, celebrity, makeup artist, makeover, storytelling, alcohol, trailer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: eligible bachelor, unlikely couple, disorder, life turned upside down, romance, showbiz, celebrity culture, love and romance, couples, actor's life, wedding, slumber party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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: realistic, rough, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: stuntman, rivalry, actor's life, contests and competitions, ambition, filmmaking, hollywood, downfall, artists and showbiz, rise to the top, showbiz, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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78%
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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, retirement home, silly humor, retirement home life, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, friends, disorder, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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76%
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Stars 80 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Die-hard fans of the 1980s, Vincent and Antoine run a company that supplies doubles of faded stars throughout the whole of France. What starts out as a promising business venture ends up as a calamity when Vincent and Antoine have over forty ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: ambition, performer's life, escapades, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, against the odds, showbiz, buddies, lifestyle, obsessive quest, once promising, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspense, light ...
Plot: couples, family problems, family relations, adoption, couple relations, life turned upside down, family in crisis, disorder, coming of age, celebrity culture, female nudity, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Holyman Undercover (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Amish man comes to Hollywood to be a missionary, and gets cast as Satan on a nighttime soap opera.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: tv show, hollywood, filmmaking, lifestyle, society, artists and showbiz, ambition, actor, missionary, nightclub, fame, tv star ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: actor's life, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, hopes, lifestyle, showbiz, fame, escapades, society, gay, hollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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13 Moons (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Can you solve the mystery of the 13 moons?
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, absurd, realistic ...
Plot: obsessive quest, performer's life, nothing goes right, disorder, life is a bitch, cons and scams, escapades, artists and showbiz, comedy of errors, down on your luck, bail bondsman, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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68%
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Barbecue (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his 50th birthday, a man who's been watching his weight, health and temper all his life suffers a heart attack. He's been doing everything he was told he should do and it still didn't help. He decides to turn the page and let loose.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, captivating
Plot: friendship, life turned upside down, starting over, disorder, midlife crisis, friends, hopes, infidelity, heart attack, holiday, food, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Punching the Clown (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A satirical songwriter comes to Los Angeles and puts his life's work in jeopardy.
Style: humorous, satirical, captivating, entertaining, sincere ...
Plot: mistaken identity, showbiz, ambition, media, rising to stardom, farce, musician's life, overnight success, comedian, disorder, radio dj, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Stella Street (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Michael Caine, Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson and Roger Moore all live on a quiet street in Surbiton and Mick Jagger and Keith Richards run their corner shop - who knew?
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Plot: disorder, misfit, fish out of water, satire, lifestyle, culture clash, social decay, showbiz, tv show, friends, paparazzi, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.2
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Garbage (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two best friends, garbage truck drivers in Hollywood become celebrities overnight after they find Cuba Gooding Jr.’s Best Supporting Actor Oscar for JERRY MAGUIRE in the trash and suddenly their lives go topsy-turvy.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, overnight success, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, once in a lifetime opportunity, odd couple, buddies, partners, lifestyle, celebrity culture, working class, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Amelia's 25th (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Aspiring actress Amelia begins her 25th birthday by breaking up with her boyfriend, and things only go downhill from there. After visiting a dubious psychic for advice, Amelia sets off on a bizarre adventure to find money for rent and possibly love.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, ambition, romance, hopes, artists and showbiz, introspection, twentysomething life, follow your dream, coming of age
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Nobody Knows Anything! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An aspiring filmmaker learns that success in Hollywood doesn't come as easy as she suspected as she attempts to discover the formula to success. When the guidance of her helpful has-been uncle fails to pave the way, Sarah Wilder must seek the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, feel good, light ...
Plot: hollywood, lawyer, filmmaking, showbiz, media satire, lifestyle, media, actor's life, artists and showbiz, satire, blue collar, prison guard ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Britney, Baby, One More Time (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, France, Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Dude Schmitz, an independent filmmaker, attempting to secure funds for his second feature, blows an opportunity at what promises to be a lucrative interview with pop sensation Britney Spears. Dejected, Schmitz discovers Robert Stephens, a young, gay ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat
Plot: desire for fame, hidden identity, obsessive quest, on the road, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, musician's life, nothing goes right, transvestism, filmmaking, teenage life, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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August 15th (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three men are abandonned by their wives for a few days in the summer holidays. They are alone with five kids to feed and a house to maintain. And they will learn what they did wrong with their wives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: beach, self discovery, family relations, fish out of water, introspection, parents and children, life turned upside down, friends, disorder, buddies, ocean, nudism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
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62%
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Incognito (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This offbeat musical drama stars Lucas (Bénabar), an up-and-coming singer ready to do anything to be on top of the French pop scene.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: desire for fame, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, musician's life, dishonesty, disorder, hopes, cons and scams, rock, hidden identity, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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61%
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Bad Actress (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alyssa Rampart Pillage is a washed up TV queen whose career has been reduced to starring in commercials for her husband Bernie’s appliance empire. When their tree hugging daughter Topanga dies in a tragic golf ball accident, Bernie goes off the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, dark ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, psychopath, actor's life, family problems, dark humor, family relations, disorder, celebrity culture, couple relations, injustice, inventions and discoveries, hollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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61%
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The Adulteen (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Arnaud Mustier, lawyer and brilliant philosopher, arouses the annoyance of his younger brother Jules, age sixteen. One day, Arnaud is a victim of a late adolescent crisis. Helped by Jules, he is going to catch up this phase of the life which he did ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Plot: teenage life, fish out of water, adult as child, life turned upside down, misfit, disorder, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, young at heart, legal, hotshot lawyer, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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61%
Hollywood North (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The making of a serious, Canadian art house film descends into Hollywood farce when its producer is forced to compromise his vision to accommodate his drug-addled star, his leading lady and his venal backers.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, love and romance, celebrity culture, curses spells and rituals, movie business, satire, media ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
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61%
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She Wants Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A neurotic writer working on his new film gets into a tricky situation when an A-list actress shows interest in the role intended for his girlfriend.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light, sincere
Plot: artists and showbiz, desire for fame, showbiz, hollywood, couples, once in a lifetime opportunity, ambition, unlikely couple, fame, american dream, love, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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A True Story (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mike and Matt own nothing and share everything, including their life's work, a screenplay, which seems to be their only escape from the harsh reality that is the Hollywood machine.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: ambition, friendship, buddies, friends, showbiz, hollywood, desire for fame, partners, writer's life, rivalry, love, screenwriter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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60%
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Telenovela (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: If you think the steamy sex, sensational scandals and heart wrenching heartbreak on Latino soap operas are a little extreme, just wait until you see what happens behind the scenes! Eva Longoria stars in this new comedy about Ana Sofia, a sizzling TV ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Plot: tv star, backstage, workplace, showbiz, tv show, workplace situations, disorder, media, actor, filmmaking, friendship, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Fat Actress is an American sitcom television series starring Kirstie Alley. It aired on Showtime in the United States in the spring of 2005, on Movie Central in Western Canada, The Movie Network in Eastern Canada, FX in the UK, Network Ten in ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: satire, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, media satire, showbiz, physical appearance, media, comeback, hypocrisy, celebrity culture, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.2
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Homeland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Morocco, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Farid, a young 26-year-old Frenchman, must travel to Algeria to save his father's house. While discovering this country in which he had never before set foot, he succumbs to the charms of a host of astonishing characters whose humour and ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: self discovery, fish out of water, win over, immigrants, society, disorder, ethnicity, misfit, lawyer, road
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Being Michael Madsen (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Actor Michael Madsen turns the tables on notorious paparazzo, Billy Dant, by hiring a trio of documentary filmmakers to chronicle Dant's life, loves, and troubles.
Style: parody, suspense, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, paparazzi, showbiz, filmmaking, actor's life, celebrity, false accusation, private vs public, celebrity culture, society, vengeance, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Easy to Assemble (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Easy to Assemble is a Webseries created by and starring Illeana Douglas, and sponsored by furniture store IKEA. Douglas plays a fictional version of herself trying to quit acting and work a "real job" at the IKEA in Burbank, CA. She soon ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cynical, offbeat
Plot: lifestyle, showbiz, starting over, fish out of water, actor's life, workplace, best friends, unsupportive friend, disorder, support group, hopes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%