Movies like Pittsburgh

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Pittsburgh (2006)
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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 outright self-parody improv in this deliciously deadpan comedy.
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, clever, talky
Plot: showbiz, lifestyle, relationship vs career, couples, actor's life, artists and showbiz, couple relations, celebrity culture, hollywood, audition, theater, media, performance, green card, solar power, actor playing himself
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about artists and showbiz, showbiz, couples, lifestyle, actor's life, hollywood and filmmaking mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Pittsburgh: Festival in Cannes (2001), Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004), Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007), Hollywood North (2003), Sweet Liberty (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Festival in Cannes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, a big producer, needs Millie for a small part in a fall ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic ...
Plot: actor's life, betrayal, friendship, filmmaking, couples, ambition, lifestyle, rise to the top, crumbling marriage, desire for fame, love and romance, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cannes, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kathy Griffin's all new feature-length stand-up DVD featuring the D-List Diva herself destroying the A-list stars we know and love.
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: workplace, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture, tv show, celebrity, women's rights, comedian, fashion, cheerleader, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: iraq, afghanistan, saudi arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The basic storyline of the film follows Bobby and Scott, two young men in their late twenties who are struggling to make careers out of their artistic dreams but their competitiveness with each other gets in the way.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: lifestyle, couples, looking for love, performer's life, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, twentysomething life, couple relations, down on your luck, male female relationship, plagiarism, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Time to hassle the Hoff at the rudest, raunchiest television event of the year--The Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff. From running in slo-mo on the beach to inspiring Germany with the power of cheesy pop--it's almost too easy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: actor's life, ambition, rising to stardom, relationship vs career, celebrity culture, showbiz, couples, performer's life, media satire, artists and showbiz, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, humorous, witty, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, love and romance, celebrity culture, satire, curses spells and rituals, movie business, media ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Sweet Liberty (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival of the film crew seriously disrupts him as actors want to change their characters, directors want to re-stage battles, and he becomes very ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, love and romance, fish out of water, couple relations, showbiz, professor, couples, young lovers, actor's life, celebrity culture, actor, historian ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: obsessive quest, actor's life, life turned upside down, fish out of water, showbiz, disorder, tv show, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, hollywood, media, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Kevin Pollak: The Littlest Suspect (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: THE LITTLEST SUSPECT is the third one hour stand-up special by Kevin Pollak. Although best known for his award-winning work as an actor in over sixty films (A Few Good Men, Casino and The Usual Suspects), Kevin started out as a stand-up comedian, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: dishonesty, artists and showbiz, prank, gambling, lifestyle, couples, filmmaking, showbiz, impostor, practical joke, hollywood, stand up comedian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two New York film editors balance their personal relationships while reworking a movie in crisis.
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous, witty
Plot: filmmaking, lifestyle, couples, buddies, romance, love and romance, couple relations, interracial friendship, marriage proposal, artists and showbiz, friends, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: actor's life, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, hopes, lifestyle, showbiz, fame, escapades, society, celebrity culture, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, prison guard, blue collar ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, hollywood, showbiz, couples, once in a lifetime opportunity, ambition, unlikely couple, fame, college, american dream, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
59%
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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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, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: rough, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: stuntman, rivalry, actor's life, contests and competitions, hollywood, filmmaking, ambition, downfall, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, showbiz, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: suspense, witty, cynical, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, satire, paparazzi, filmmaking, showbiz, private vs public, false accusation, celebrity culture, journalism, society, vengeance, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Actors (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Les Acteurs is the absurd story of Jean-Pierre Marielle desperately waiting for a cup of hot water, the story of a conspiracy against actors, the story of aging actors whose careers are slowly less active than they used to be, but a stunning tribute ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, cynical ...
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Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: One of America's fastest-rising comedians, Bill Burr wields his razor-sharp wit with rare skill. In this brand-new stand-up performance, Bill takes aim at the stuff that drives us crazy, political correctness gone haywire, and girlfriends, or ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: politics, artists and showbiz, battle of the sexes, social differences, lifestyle, theater, couple relations, performer's life, disorder, satire, state affairs, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Dramatics: A Comedy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an out of work actress unexpectedly lands a starring role in the sexually explicit mini-series adaptation of a best selling erotic novel, her aimless, stoner boyfriend does his best to be supportive. But when her volatile, Oscar winning co-lead ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light
Audience: date night
Plot: artists and showbiz, womanizer, couple relations, relationship vs career, couples, actor's life, crumbling marriage, love and romance, romance, showbiz, sex scene, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
These Old Broads (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: "These Old Broads" is a 2001 television film written by Carrie Fisher and starring her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as Shirley MacLaine, Joan Collins, and Elizabeth Taylor in her final starring film role. Network television executive ...
Style: semi serious, witty, feel good, humorous, suspense ...
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Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Real Rob (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Centers around comedian Rob Schneider's real life while living in Hollywood.
Style: not serious, humorous, sincere, realistic, sitcom
Plot: showbiz, couples, couple relations, artists and showbiz, hollywood, movie star, hollywood star
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hollywood Palms (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, suspense, biting ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movers & Shakers (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Joe Mulholland, Head of Production at a Hollywood studio, makes a rather fool-hardy promise to a dying friend. He undertakes to make a major movie using the title - if not the content - of a best-selling sex manual "Love in Sex". Enlisting ...
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, filmmaking, down on your luck, media satire, singleness, showbiz, hollywood, celebrity culture, road not taken, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Louis C.K. is back on HBO in an ALL-NEW hour of raw no-holds-barred stand-up comedy! The creator and star of the 2006 comedy series Lucky Louie, performs in front of a live audience in LA at the Henry Fonda Theater. Louis C.K. covers issues near and ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, sincere ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Donald Glover: Weirdo (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Fearlessly funny stand-up comic and sitcom star Donald Glover puts on a live show in New York, confessing his love for Cocoa Puffs and Toys "R" Us.
Style: talky, sincere, humorous, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
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Women Who Kill (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: It's okay to feel intimidated - it's one night out with four talented women who are probably smarter than you, most likely sexier than you and definitely funnier than you. Top comediennes and close friends Amy Schumer, Rachel Feinstein, ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: strong female presence, couples, racism, dark humor, couple relations, society, battle of the sexes, gender, sexual relations, feminism, theater, profanity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mutual Appreciation (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Alan is a musician who leaves a busted-up band for New York, and a new musical voyage. He tries to stay focused and fends off all manner of distractions, including the attraction to his good friend's girlfriend. Film of the ...
Style: witty, touching, sincere, humorous, mumblecore ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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