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: lifestyle, showbiz, relationship vs career, couple relations, artists and showbiz, couples, actor's life, celebrity culture, hollywood, audition, theater, media, performance, actor playing himself, green card
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh

Most similar movies to Pittsburgh

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, filmmaking, actor's life, celebrity culture and hollywood mostly in Comedy and Mystery genres. Some movies like Pittsburgh: Hollywood North (2003), Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004), Festival in Cannes (2001), Supporting Characters (2012), Sweet Liberty (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, witty, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, actor's life, obnoxious boss, love and romance, filmmaking, celebrity culture, lifestyle, satire, movie business, film within a film, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ 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, semi serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: workplace, lifestyle, showbiz, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, television show, celebrity, women's rights, comedian, interview, fashion, tv show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, iraq, saudi arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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: talky, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: betrayal, media satire, couple relations, celebrity culture, desire for fame, crumbling marriage, rise to the top, infidelity, friendship, midlife crisis, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cannes, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couples, friends, media satire, celebrity culture, rising to stardom, relationship vs career, ambition, showbiz, actor's life, artists and showbiz, performer's life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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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, semi serious, talky, humorous, witty
Plot: filmmaking, couples, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, couple relations, buddies, interracial friendship, marriage proposal, urban, artists and showbiz, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: professor, actor, historian, showbiz, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fish out of water, young lovers, actor's life, couples, celebrity culture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, media satire, showbiz, satire, media, lifestyle, actor's life, artists and showbiz, mayor, robbery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: desire for fame, artists and showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, filmmaking, showbiz, hopes, fame, escapades, society, hollywood, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: realistic, rough, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: stuntman, contests and competitions, rivalry, actor's life, rise to the top, ambition, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, hollywood, downfall, celebrity culture, showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: realistic, clever, humorous, talky, cynical ...
Plot: satire, filmmaking, paparazzi, showbiz, actor's life, society, vengeance, media satire, celebrity culture, private vs public, media, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: artists and showbiz, desire for fame, hollywood, showbiz, once in a lifetime opportunity, unlikely couple, couples, ambition, fame, college, love, american dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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, witty, semi serious, contemplative ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, showbiz, film industry, actor, actress, television, jazz, midlife crisis, film history ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Hollywood Palms (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set entirely in the Hollywood Palms apartment building and its yard, this movie shows how people there live and interact with each other.
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: betrayal, human nature, buddies, lifestyle, introspection, showbiz, friendship, hollywood, murder, young lovers, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: offbeat, realistic, witty, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, couples, looking for love, urban, lifestyle, down on your luck, couple relations, twentysomething life, dog, male female relationship, september 11 2001 ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: romance, artists and showbiz, eligible bachelor, disorder, love and romance, showbiz, actor's life, couples, celebrity culture, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: realistic, offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: satire, filmmaking, media satire, religions or cults, couples, media, breakup, showbiz, lifestyle, misfit, actor's life, profanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: prank, artists and showbiz, gambling, dishonesty, couples, filmmaking, lifestyle, showbiz, hollywood, nintendo, stand up comedian, practical joke
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: humorous, witty, semi serious, feel good, biting ...
Plot: reunion, showbiz, against the odds, ambition, lifestyle, actor's life, filmmaking, aging, rise and fall, love affair, hollywood, farce ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, funny, absurd, talky, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, celebrity guests, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, comedian, insult, culture clash, dialogue, profanity, destiny, jews ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, artists and showbiz, disorder, family problems, family relations, couple relations, celebrity culture, actor's life, deadly, hollywood, injustice, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: humorous, sincere, witty, touching, mumblecore ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, musician, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, musician's life, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends, twentysomething life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, biting, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: satire, hollywood, filmmaking, parody, media, hidden identity, disorder, artists and showbiz, showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life, tv show ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, talky, humorous
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, lifestyle, strong female presence, artists and showbiz, makeup artist, trailer, alcohol, television, celebrity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, realistic, humorous, sincere, witty ...
Plot: on the road, self discovery, travel, road trip, performer's life, artists and showbiz, showbiz, downfall, human nature, hopes, unfulfillment, cross country ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In 1973, martial arts great Bruce Lee died, his final film, Game of Death, left unfinished. With the public hungry for more Lee, movie execs decide to find a replacement. This outrageous satire looks at the entire process, from the oddball ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: martial arts, tv show, actor's life, showbiz, rise and fall, filmmaking, against the odds, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, desire for fame, celebrity culture, odd couple ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "La La Wood" follows the legacy of Jiminy Glick, first introduced on "The Martin Short Show," who went on to get (non)-critical acclaim for his talk show "Primetime Glick," where Mr. Glick interviewed countless ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, journalism, desire for fame, culture clash, artists and showbiz, tv show, celebrity culture, workplace intrigue, media satire, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: montana, canada, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Patsy (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a star comedian dies, his comedy team decides to train a 'nobody' to play the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy). But the man chosen, bellboy Stanley Belt (Lewis), can't do anything right. The TV show is getting closer, and Stanley ...
Style: cynical, witty, humorous, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: silly humor, celebrity culture, desire for fame, media satire, nothing goes right, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, disorder, filmmaking, hollywood, misfit, showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: dark humor, semi serious, touching, realistic, talky ...
Plot: dull life, couples, wooing, golden years, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, thirtysomething life, elderly, lifestyle, introspection, parole officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Entourage (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Movie star Vincent Chase, together with his boys, Eric, Turtle and Johnny, are back…and back in business with super agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold. Some of their ambitions have changed, but the bond between them remains strong as they navigate ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, not serious, cynical ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: hollywood, friendship, alcohol, rivalry, show business, showbiz, relationship vs career, celebrity, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, actor's life, movie star ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, italy, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Steve Coogan, an arrogant actor with low self-esteem and a complicated love life, is playing the eponymous role in an adaptation of "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman" being filmed at a stately home. He constantly spars ...
Style: humorous, talky, witty, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: filmmaking, adaptation, showbiz, artists and showbiz, couples, disorder, buddies, rehearsal, actor's life, director, nothing goes right, nosy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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