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Nostalgia Critic
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: A sardonic critic reviews movies and TV shows from his childhood and adulthood.
Style: talky, dark humor, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, cynical
Plot: showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, tv show, media, critic, insanity, fan, geek, odd, young man, cap, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, sarcasm, internet, irony, sexual humor, man with glasses
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out not serious, realistic, humorous and offbeat films and TV series with plots about artists and showbiz, showbiz, media, disorder, lifestyle, parody and celebrity culture mostly in Comedy, Music and Mystery genres. Some movies like Nostalgia Critic: Movie Nights (2010), Review (2014), For Your Consideration (2006), Starlets (2000), Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Movie Nights
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: A peppy young woman looks at obscure movies and criticizes them accordingly. Unlike many movie reviewers, Lupa has a much more positive approach and doesn't get angry nearly as often, despite how bad many of the movies are.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, realistic, dark humor
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Review
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series uses “mockumentary” techniques to depict the fictional, reality television-style adventures of enthusiastic professional critic Forrest MacNeil, who hosts a TV show called "Review" in which he engages in any life experience ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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For Your Consideration
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.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this non- stop hilarious ride we follow a struggling Movie Studio that is willing to do anything to make a buck even if it means ruining its reputation, and running the Movie Industry into the ground. This film has everything that an audience ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Country: USA
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Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
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Country: USA
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Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Place: usa
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
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Place: usa
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Country: USA
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Place: new york, usa, america
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Country: USA
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Country: USA
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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