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: humorous, clever, realistic, witty, talky, semi serious
Plot: couple relations, hollywood, theater, artists and showbiz, couples, media, lifestyle, actor's life, showbiz, celebrity culture, relationship vs career, audition, performance, green card
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and semi serious films with plots about artists and showbiz, showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life, couples, celebrity culture and filmmaking mostly in Comedy, Documentary and Biography genres. Some movies like Pittsburgh: Festival in Cannes (2001), He's Way More Famous Than You (2013), Being Michael Madsen (2007), Women Who Kill (2013), Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007). 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, witty, clever, realistic ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, love and romance, couple relations, media satire, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, rise to the top, unfulfillment, infidelity, filmmaking, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cannes, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friends, showbiz, actor's life, couples, ambition, performer's life, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, relationship vs career, media satire
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, showbiz, actor's life, hollywood, hopes, desire for fame, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, celebrity, fame
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: cynical, talky, realistic, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: paparazzi, showbiz, actor's life, filmmaking, murder, workplace, journalism, media, private vs public, media satire, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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: dark humor, witty, humorous, not serious, clever ...
Plot: racism, couples, theater, society, battle of the sexes, gender, feminism, sexual relations, couple relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: semi serious, witty, humorous, offbeat, feel good ...
Plot: life is a bitch, down on your luck, twentysomething life, couple relations, artists and showbiz, urban, lifestyle, looking for love, couples, dog, september 11 2001, plagiarism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: celebrity culture, unlikely couple, love and romance, artists and showbiz, romance, life turned upside down, friends, disorder, couples, eligible bachelor, showbiz, actor's life
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: realistic, humorous, not serious, talky
Plot: hollywood, makeup artist, showbiz, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, celebrity, television, trailer, alcohol
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: realistic, biting, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: fashion, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, gender, showbiz, couples, workplace, filmmaking, friends, media, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, saudi arabia, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: biting, humorous, clever, witty, not serious
Plot: hollywood, grocery store, lawyer, mayor, prison guard, blue collar, robbery, media, filmmaking, lifestyle, showbiz, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Beyond Therapy (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Manhattanites Bruce and Prudence are each looking for a meaningful romantic relationship and have been encouraged by their psychiatrists to find someone through the personal ads. Their first meeting is disastrous, but they begin to hit it off during ...
Style: sexual, talky, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, sexual relations, romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations, power relations, doctors and patients, couples, battle of the sexes, gender, bisexual, psychiatry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, contests and competitions, rivalry, actor's life, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, hollywood, ambition, downfall, showbiz, celebrity culture
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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
Plot: prank, dishonesty, couples, filmmaking, gambling, showbiz, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, hollywood, stand up comedian, practical joke, nintendo
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Joe Rogan: Rocky Mountain High (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Perched high above it all in Denver, Joe RoganĀ¹s brand-new one-hour stand-up special, "Rocky Mountain High," has a clear perspective. Tune in to find out the real meaning of infinity, why Joe will lie to you on stage and why Kim ...
Style: talky, biting, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, theater, live audience
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: offbeat, not serious, witty, humorous, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, disorder, celebrity culture, road not taken, artists and showbiz, singleness, media satire, down on your luck, nothing goes right, breakup, couples, parody ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, humorous, realistic, light, sincere
Plot: showbiz, hollywood, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, ambition, once in a lifetime opportunity, unlikely couple, couples, fame, college, love, american dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Patrice O'Neal: Elephant in the Room (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Patrice O'Neal is one of the funniest, most respected comedians working today. You know him from his recurring roles on The Office and Arrested Development, as host of VH1's Web Junk 20, as a featured guest on Tough Crowd With Colin Quinn. ...
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: couples, theater, racism, society, stand up, stand up comedian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: It's James Franco's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast.
Style: humorous, realistic, talky, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, celebrity guests, insult, comedian, natural disaster, dialogue, destiny, jews, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, physical appearance, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, media, celebrity culture, media satire, artists and showbiz, hypocrisy, hollywood, comeback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 2014 standup special originally aired on Comedy Central.
Style: cynical, talky, realistic, biting, not serious ...
Plot: society, artists and showbiz, performer's life, live audience
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hollywood, celebrity culture, looking for sex, elderly lovers, obnoxious boss, lifestyle, showbiz, actor's life, media satire, artists and showbiz, love and romance, media ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Let Go (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Walter Dishman, a married and melancholy parole officer, deals with three eccentric ex-convicts who have been placed under his supervision.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: wooing, couples, love affair, couple relations, golden years, love and romance, dull life, thirtysomething life, parole officer, shopping, elderly, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, biting, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, parody, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, tv show, hidden identity, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Life of Reilly (2006)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Charles Nelson Reilly's biographic one-man play.
Style: touching, semi serious, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: actor's life, against the odds, showbiz, prodigy, hollywood, theater, lifestyle, introspection, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, ambition, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Road Hard (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After his movie and television career has run dry, Bruce Madsen (Adam Carolla) is forced to go back on the road playing one dingy comedy club after another, spending endless nights in budget hotel rooms and always flying coach. Amidst trying to ...
Style: semi serious, witty, sincere, humorous, talky ...
Plot: performer's life, hopes, unfulfillment, showbiz, human nature, self discovery, artists and showbiz, on the road, downfall, road trip, travel, red panties ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cross country, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Supporting Characters (2012)
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, talky, witty, humorous, semi serious
Plot: filmmaking, marriage proposal, urban, lifestyle, couples, buddies, love and romance, city life, couple relations, romance, artists and showbiz, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Aries Spears: Hollywood, Look I'm Smiling (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Hollywood, Look I m Smiling is a laugh-out-loud and insightful comedy concert starring Mad TV s break-out star Aries Spears. Spears is in rare form as he tackles controversial topics such as political correctness , the Hollywood establishment and ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: lifestyle, showbiz, society, interracial relations, artists and showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Brother's Justice (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Motivated by Box Office statistics, Dax Shepard has made a decision to leave comedy to pursue his dream of becoming an international Martial Arts action star.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cynical
Plot: hollywood, martial arts, showbiz, lifestyle, follow your dream, hopes, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, friends, actor's life, partners, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Trevor Noah: African American (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Internationally acclaimed comedian Trevor Noah challenges the status quo through his unique perspective, breaking down cultural flaws on all sides and finding our mutual connections with laughter. Born a mixed-race child in South Africa under ...
Style: talky, realistic, biting, not serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, society, misfit, americana, theater, racism, fish out of water, performer's life, disorder, artists and showbiz, interracial relations, live audience ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: realistic, feel good, witty, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, actor's life, lifestyle, dishonesty, couples, disorder, boss and employee, couple relations, fall in love, hidden identity, frame up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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