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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.
Style: parody, humorous, funny, satirical, absurd, realistic, surreal, cynical, not serious, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: journalism, satire, father son relationship, dog, media satire, journalist, friendship, jealousy, rivalry, media, boss, tv show, success, career, rise to the top, manager, showbiz, reporter, new job, backstage, ambition, producer, ambitious, workplace, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1980, year 1979, future
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city, san diego california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out parody, humorous, funny and not serious films with plots about brutality, dialogue, pornography, mentor, storytelling, catastrophe and runaway mostly in Comedy, Sport and Music genres. Some movies like Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues: Step Brothers (2008), Dumb and Dumber (1994), Zoolander (2001), The Campaign (2012), Old School (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone arrives as a new employee at his station.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, not serious, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: journalism, sexism, workplace, farce, stupidity, satire, rivalry, friendship, nervous breakdown, new job, battle of the sexes, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
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Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may mean...
Style: funny, parody, absurd, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalism, farce, cheerleading, ambition, nothing goes right, ego clash, buddies, battle of the sexes, workplace, rivalry, workplace situations, media satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california
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Step Brothers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: slacker, dysfunctional family, friendship, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, brother brother relationship, friendship between men, father son relationship, man child, living with parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
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Dumb and Dumber (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lloyd and Harry are two men whose stupidity is really indescribable. When Mary, a beautiful woman, loses an important suitcase with money before she leaves for Aspen, the two friends (who have found the suitcase) decide to return it to her. After ...
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, ridiculous, road movie ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: road trip, dimwit, dumb, buddies, stupidity, parakeet, adventure, friendship, odd couple, toilet humor, illiteracy, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: utah, rhode island, colorado, new jersey, usa ...
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Zoolander (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Clear the runway for Derek Zoolander, VH1's three-time male model of the year. His face falls when hippie-chic "he's so hot right now" Hansel scooters in to steal this year's award. The evil fashion guru Mugatu seizes the ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, parody, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: conspiracy, male model, fashion model, brainwashing, assassination, fame, satire, fashion, president, comedy of errors, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, malaysia
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100%
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After breaking up with his longtime stage partner, a famous but jaded Vegas magician fights for relevance when a new, "hip" street magician appears on the scene.
Style: humorous, entertaining, intense, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, friendship, creativity, performance, comeback, showbiz, artists and showbiz, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, performer's life, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1982
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
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The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, political, satirical ...
Plot: congressman, politics, farce, satire, election campaign, election, mentor, political corruption, twists and turns, stereotypes, sarcasm, campaigning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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Old School (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, funny, talky, sex comedy, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, fraternity, party, friendship, caught cheating, beer, disorder, college life, college student, high school, marital problem, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, california, usa, san diego california
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Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively, and slinging catchphrases like "Shake and bake!" ...
Style: funny, humorous, exciting, satirical, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: car race, sport, farce, sport competition, stupidity, car, french, betrayal, satire, uninhibited rivalry, championship, teamwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Singer Dewey Cox overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.
Style: funny, humorous, parody, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, farce, rock, hip hop, stupidity, drug abuse, rock and roll, nudity (full frontal - brief), team, career, success, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 70s, 50s ...
Place: usa
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100%
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The Other Guys (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: NYPD detectives Christopher Danson (Johnson) and P.K. Highsmith (Jackson) are the baddest and most beloved cops in New York City. They don't get tattoos, other men get tattoos of them. Two desks over and one back, sit detectives Allen Gamble ...
Style: funny, buddy comedy, absurd, humorous, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: stupidity, police, misfit partners, partners against crime, police investigation, farce, crimes, reluctant partners, buddy cop, car chase, dumb, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, las vegas, new york yankees, new jersey ...
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Blades of Glory (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a much-publicized ice-skating scandal strips them of their gold medals, two world-class athletes skirt their way back onto the ice via a loophole that allows them to compete together as a pairs team.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, inspirational, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: skating, sport, figure skating, competition, farce, rivalry, olympics, championship, friendship, life philosophy, coach, satire ...
Time: 21st century, year 2002, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, north korea, ukraine, detroit, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, misfit, stupidity, friendship, dumb, happy ending, corporate world, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, loser, goofy hero, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew ...
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: salesman, farce, workplace, hotshot hero, business, stupidity, dumb, blind ambition, disorder, workplace situations, boss and employee, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W. Bush (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Will Ferrell stars in a stand-up comedy as George W. Bush in this take on the former President of the United States. After playing George W. Bush on Saturday Night Live for many years, funny man Will Ferrell brings his impression to Broadway to send ...
Style: parody, humorous, talky, light, funny ...
Plot: politics, patriotism, election, state affairs, white house, george w. bush, satire, topical humor, greed, president, death, paranoid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, middle east, new jersey, texas, poland ...
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The Onion Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Hollywood comedian/actor Pauly Shore loses everything: his house, nobody in Hollywood wants to represent him, he moves back home with his mom and is now parking cars at the Comedy Store. Then one night when he's up in his mom's loft, a ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: death, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, dark humor, disorder, nothing goes right, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ghost, cons and scams, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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A Night at the Roxbury (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Despite being well into adulthood, brothers Doug and Steve Butabi still live at home and work in the flower shop owned by their dad. They exist only to hit on women at discos, though they're routinely unsuccessful until a chance run-in with ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, scary, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: nightclub, brother brother relationship, buddies, misfit, dumb, father son relationship, marriage, disorder, love and romance, friends, clubbing, satire ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man becomes increasingly jealous of his friend's newfound success.
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: friendship, envy, inventor, neighbor, stupidity, jealousy, rise to the top, lifestyle, rivalry, disorder, resentment, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, rome italy, italy, europe
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Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
Style: parody, humorous, funny, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: filmmaking, farce, mime, hollywood, creativity, actor's life, comeback, disorder, alcohol abuse, showbiz, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 50s, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, new york, los angeles, manhattan new york city
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The 41–Year–Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Follows Andy, who needs to hook up with a hottie, pronto, because he hasn't had sex in... well, forever - and his luck isn't the only thing that's hard. His equally horny teenage roommates also need it superbad, and with the help of ...
Style: parody, humorous, funny, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
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The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The brutal former heavyweight boxing champion Cleon "Slammin'" Salmon (Duncan), now owner of a Miami restaurant, institutes a competition to see which waiter can earn the most money in one night: the winner stands to gain $10,000, ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, talky, not serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
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Dirty Work (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Unemployed and recently dumped, Mitch and his buddy Sam start a revenge-for-hire business to raise the $50,000 that Sam's father needs to get a heart transplant. The dirty duo brings down a movie theater manager and hires hookers to pose as ...
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Meet Wally Sparks (1997)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wally Sparks is a tabloid TV show reporter who's trying to boost ratings on his show. He goes to the governor's mansion to uncover a sex scandal.
Style: humorous, twist ending, funny, satirical, romantic ...
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Plot: fantasy world, male nudity, stereotypes, police investigation, destiny, multiple storylines, brutality, alter ego, mentor, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), catastrophe ...
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The Internship (2013)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: funny, light, ridiculous, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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29%
The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The original 70's TV family is now placed in the 1990's, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, feel good, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: race against time, house, family relations, fighting the system, fish out of water, parents and children, save the day, satire, siblings relations, disorder, rivalry, high school ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Semi-Pro (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jackie Moon is the owner, promoter, coach, and star player of the Flint Michigan Tropics of the American Basketball Association (ABA). In 1976 before the ABA collapses, the National Basketball Association (NBA) plans to merge with the best teams of ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, inspirational, absurd ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Billy Madison (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father's empire but only if he can make it through all 12 grades, 2 weeks per grade, to prove that ...
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, talky, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 20 years after the dimwits set out on their first adventure, they head out in search of one of their long lost children in the hope of gaining a new kidney.
Style: buddy comedy, funny, absurd, humorous, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, friendship, farce, on the road, adoption, stupidity, adventure, prank, friends, disorder, misfit partners, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, el paso texas, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: funny, humorous, light, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: insurance, friendship, justice, dysfunctional family, adultery, adaptation, life philosophy, greed, happy ending, road trip, goofy hero, social awkwardness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, las vegas, california, new jersey ...
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