Movies and TV shows like Just for Laughs

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Just for Laughs (2006)
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Just for Laughs (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Just for Laughs is a sketch comedy show hosted by Rick Miller that shows clips from the Canadian version of the show. Good ratings during the summer airings in 2007 resulted in ABC adding the show to the network lineup as a midseason replacement for 2007-2008. It returned to the schedule on January 1, 2008, before being canceled on May 12, 2008. However, on June 4, 2009, it was announced that a third season would begin airing on June 21, 2009.
Plot: ordinary person, reality, disorder, videotaping, practical joke, hidden camera, prank, canadian humor

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Most similar movies to Just for Laughs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and light films and TV series with plots about disorder, silly humor, prank, friends, satire, hidden camera and practical joke mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Just for Laughs: Trigger Happy TV (2000), Fool Britannia (2012), The Carbonaro Effect (2014), It Takeis Two (2015), The Eric Andre Show (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Trigger Happy TV (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Trigger Happy TV is a hidden camera/practical joke reality television series. The original British edition of the show, produced by Absolutely Productions, starred Dom Joly and ran for two series on the British television channel Channel 4 from 2000 ...
Style: humorous, funny, witty
Plot: hidden camera, disorder, ordinary person, prank, practical joke, reality, videotaping, secret agenda, camera
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Fool Britannia (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Fool Britannia is a hidden camera sketch series which has aired since 1 September 2012 on ITV. Fool Britannia sees Dom Joly surprising unexpected members of the public with pranks. The first series aired for eight episodes. The second series is ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, witty
Plot: prank, hidden identity, dishonesty, silly humor, disorder, practical joke, hidden camera, reality, disguise
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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53%
The Carbonaro Effect (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Michael Carbonaro is a magician by trade, but a prankster by heart. In "The Carbonaro Effect", Michael performs baffling tricks on unsuspecting people in everyday situations, all caught on hidden camera. Everyone is left stunned and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hidden camera, ordinary people, prank, disorder, magic, prankster, magic trick, deception, illusion, wizards and magicians, gullibility, magician
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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It Takeis Two (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: In this "reality"-series, actor and activist George Takei (Star Trek's Sulu) and husband Brad Takei navigate their daily lives, from the Internet and Broadway to jet packs and human hamster balls. With a recipe that is one part ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
Plot: obsessive quest, buddies, disorder, friends, computers and web, reality, media, internet, star trek, love, facebook, computer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Eric Andre Show (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: A comedic talk show from an alternate reality featuring unstable hosts, a variety of celebrities—both real and fake—and unusual studio action.
Style: parody, humorous, realistic, not serious, talky ...
Plot: celebrity guests, late night, hidden camera, comedian, disorder, talk show, tv interview, stream of consciousness, celebrity impersonation, practical joke, studio, guest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Country Fried Home Videos (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Country Fried Home Videos is a television program that is aired on CMT. It is hosted by Bill Engvall, an American stand-up comic.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, parody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, silly humor, prize, disorder, reality, redneck, contest, video, video footage, hit in the crotch, kicked in the crotch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Loiter Squad (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Loiter Squad is an American sketch comedy television series starring Tyler, The Creator, Jasper Dolphin, Taco Bennett, and Lionel Boyce from the Los Angeles hip hop group Odd Future. The show regularly features other members of the group as well. ...
Style: not serious, surreal, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: prank, hip hop, hip hop culture, friends, silly humor, buddies, disorder, joke, absurdism, sketch, profanity, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Tosh.0 (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A weekly topical series hosted by comedian Daniel Tosh that delves into all aspects of the Internet, from the ingenious to the absurd to the medically inadvisable.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: comedian, stupidity, videotaping, mishap, gay interest, topical humor, pop culture, prank, monologue, absurd humor, joke, stand up comedian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Hotwives of Las Vegas (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a city where dreams and fortunes are made every day, along with hundreds of new cases of herpes. Meet a fresh batch of real Hotwives loving and clawing their way through the town with smiles on their faces - cause the Botox won't let ...
Style: alternative comedy, parody
Plot: reality, reality tv, female bonding, husband wife relationship, housewife, friend, marriage, social satire
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Practical Joke (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Elaborate practical jokes are played on famous Russian celebrities, all caught on hidden camera.
Plot: hidden camera, practical joke, russian, celebrity
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Testees (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Testees is a Canadian television series, created by Kenny Hotz and written and produced by Kenny Hotz and Derek Harvie. Testees originally aired on Thursdays at 10:30 PM EST on FX and ran from October 9, 2008 to December 18, 2008. and debuted on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: buddies, disorder, friends, silly humor, experiment gone awry, male nudity, medical test, gross out humor, thirtysomething life, human guinea pig, canadian humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic, parody ...
Plot: satire, actor's life, nothing goes right, looking for love, media satire, showbiz, tv show, love and romance, disorder, family relations, hollywood, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Dorm Life (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: college, slacker, friends, college life, social relations, disorder, campus, buddies, youth, student life, dormitory, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Premium Blend (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Season 6 is hosted by Wanda Sykes and infused with all the excitement of a night at the clubs, this isn't ordinary stand-up; it's Premium Blend.
Style: live comedy
Plot: satire, artists and showbiz, society, hollywood, disorder, live performance, live audience, comedian, joke, stand up comedian, actor playing himself, stand up
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Undeclared (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: College freshman Steve Karp, his girlfriend and their fellow dorm-mates embark on one the greatest experiences of their lives...unfortunately for Steve, his lonely and recently divorced father is tagging along for the ride.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, entertaining, light ...
Plot: college, sexual relations, looking for sex, coming of age, university, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, college life, student life, roommate, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california
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21%
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Mr. Sunshine (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 293 min.
TV show
Story: Ben Donovan is a self-involved manager of a second-rate San Diego sports arena who begins to re-evaluate his life on his 40th birthday. Working alongside him is his boss and arena owner, Crystal--attractive, powerful and highly erratic; Alice--the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic
Plot: workplace, midlife crisis, boss and employee, workplace situations, disorder, ex athlete, self involved, arena, power relations, stadium, owner, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Big Time in Hollywood, Fl (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follows two delusional brothers, who are self-proclaimed filmmakers, as they are kicked out of their parent's house and end up on an epic cinematic journey.
Style: realistic, humorous, sitcom, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: goofy hero, adolescence vs adulthood, social misfits, siblings relations, family relations, disorder, parents and children, sibling relationship, filmmaker, lie, brother brother relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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20%
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Normal, Ohio (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Normal, Ohio is an American television sitcom, which aired on the Fox Network in 2000. The show stars John Goodman as William "Butch" Gamble, a gay man returning to his Midwestern home town. The cast also includes Joely Fisher, Anita ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: homecoming, parents and children, coming out, misfit, disorder, family relations, small town, homosexual, gays and lesbians, gender, gay parent, gay father ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Fonejacker (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Fonejacker is a British comedy programme broadcast on E4 featuring a series of prank calls involving a number of different characters performed by British Iranian television actor Kayvan Novak. It first appeared in May 2006 and became a full series ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: prank, mistaken identity, life turned upside down, dishonesty, disorder, mind game, crimes, odd couple, cons and scams, journalism, obnoxious boss, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Jack and Triumph Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The series will feature Jack McBrayer playing a version of himself who was the child star of a Lassie-like series and Triumph, the dog who went into the world of decadence and took Jack with him. 15 years later, Jack managed to put his life together ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, disorder, silly humor, showbiz, goofy hero, topical humor, political satire, satire, political humor, society
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Plant (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A well-intentioned church congregation faces the harsh realities of New York City living in this satiric comedy series.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, religions or cults, disorder, society, clergy, satire, television, church, factory
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Benched (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Nina is a dedicated, career driven corporate attorney who has a very public nervous breakdown after getting passed up for an expected promotion and now finds herself working as a public defender. Her personal and professional worlds are turned ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, life turned upside down, legal, disorder, courtroom, power relations, lawyer, love and romance, courtroom drama
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
CollegeHumor Originals (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Funny sketches with crude, adult, and undeniably hilarious comedy.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, light ...
Plot: disorder, silly humor, boss, computers and web, workplace situations, workplace, social satire, joke, comedian, stand up comedian, satire, pop culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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19%
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Idiotsitter (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When wild child Gene is put under house arrest in her family's mansion, her parents hire buttoned-up nanny Billie to look after her. Trapped in each other’s company, the two strike up an unlikely friendship and cause all sorts of trouble. ...
Style: not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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19%
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Richie Rich (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Richie Rich is just a normal kid, except that he has a trillion dollars.Following his overnight success, he moves his father and his sister into his newly built mansion. He also shares his success with his two best friends, Darcy and Murray.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: youth, young heroes, mischievous children, family relations, escapades, family, disorder, parents and children, rich, father
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Mystery Girls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Mystery Girls follows two former detective TV show starlets brought back together by a real-life mystery. Charlie Contour is a suburban housewife and mother, while Holly Hamilton longs for her glory days in the 90's when she was on television. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: reluctant partners, partners against crime, crimes, friends, partners, amateur detective, disorder, investigation, private investigator, actress, reunion, private detective
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
The Birthday Boys (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "The Birthday Boys" is a scripted original sketch comedy, executive produced by Bob Odenkirk ("Breaking Bad", "Mr. Show") and Ben Stiller ("The Secret Life of Walter Mitty", "Zoolander"). The series ...
Style: surreal, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, disorder, goofy hero, absurdism, comedian, stupidity, comedy team, irreverence, joke, surrealism, silly humor, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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MANswers (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Manswers is a late night comedy series that premiered on Spike on September 19, 2007. The series is produced by reality television production company, SuperDelicious, and airs on Spike. The executive producers are Adam Cohen, Cara Tapper, Joanna ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, light, entertaining
Audience: boys' night
Plot: silly humor, sleazy, sexism, disorder, satire, sexist, alcohol, drugs, absurd humor, manhood, machismo, politically correct ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Halfway Home (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Halfway Home is an American comedy series that aired on Comedy Central in Spring 2007. On its official website, Halfway Home is described as an "improvised half-hour show featuring the daily exploits of five ex-cons living together in a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, offbeat
Plot: going straight, rehabilitation, dysfunctional character, starting over, friendship, disorder, social misfits, crimes, rehabilitation center, wannabe, sexual dysfunction, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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The Millers (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A divorced reporter, looking forward to the single life, finds his parents' marital problems derail his plans.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: living with parents, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family relations, family problems, parents and children, disorder, dysfunctional family, divorce, divorced parents, overbearing, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
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18%