Movies like Pittsburgh

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

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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, lifestyle, showbiz, actor's life, couples, filmmaking and celebrity culture mostly in Comedy, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Pittsburgh: Festival in Cannes (2001), Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000), Sweet Liberty (1986), Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004), Fat Actress (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Festival in Cannes
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: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, desire for fame, couple relations, infidelity, celebrity culture, media satire, midlife crisis, showbiz, filmmaking, unfulfillment, couples, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: riviera, cannes
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    User:   88%
 
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, suburbs, couple relations, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, misfit, couples, disorder, mishap ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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System:   81%
    User:   96%
 
Sweet Liberty
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: clever, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, small town, romance, actor's life, young lovers, couple relations, island, runaway, celebrity culture, showbiz, dialogue, actor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century
Place: north carolina, usa
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System:   78%
    User:   67%
 
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood
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: talky, clever, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, journalism, couple relations, hollywood, celebrity culture, murder, media satire, showbiz, tv show, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, media ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, usa, montana, india
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    User:   71%
 
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Fat Actress
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, hollywood, actor's life, celebrity culture, media satire, physical appearance, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media, hypocrisy, comeback, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   66%
 
Kathy Griffin: Allegedly
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: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media, fashion, filmmaking, gender, workplace, friends, couples, cheerleader, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, iraq, saudi arabia
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Entourage
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, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, hollywood, buddies, revenge, celebrity culture, chase, pornography, relationship vs career, reality tv, showbiz, sex, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, spain, italy ...
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    User:   55%
 
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Top Five
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A comedian tries to make it as a serious actor when his reality-TV star fiancé talks him into broadcasting their wedding on her TV show.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, drugs/alcohol, artists and showbiz, addiction, strong sexual content, actor's life, urban, pornography, family, midlife crisis, opposites attract, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california
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System:   62%
    User:   55%
 
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Back to You
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Back to You is an American situation comedy series, which aired on Fox from September 19, 2007 to May 14, 2008. The creators and executive producers were Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan, and the director was James Burrows. The series starred ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: battle of the sexes, journalism, suburbs, boss and employee, friendship, media satire, showbiz, tv show, suburban life, workplace situations, lifestyle, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   55%
 
Supporting Characters
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two New York film editors balance their personal relationships while reworking a movie in crisis.
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: filmmaking, buddies, couple relations, urban, romance, city life, love and romance, couples, marriage proposal, friends, artists and showbiz, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   51%
 
Nobody Knows Anything!
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, biting, clever, witty
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, grocery store, mayor, robbery, lawyer, prison guard, blue collar ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   47%
 
Queen of the Lot
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An electronic ankle bracelet and being under house arrest aren't about to stop up-and-coming actress Maggie Chase (Tanna Frederick) from the two things she craves the most: real fame and true love. With more "Google points" than her ...
Style: semi serious, talky, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, actor's life, blind ambition, romance, desire for fame, follow your dream, alcohol abuse, showbiz, ambition, artists and showbiz, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
Hollywood Palms
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, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: city life, buddies, gays and lesbians, hollywood, odd couple, suburbs, young lovers, urban, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   46%
 
Hollywood North
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, elderly lovers, obnoxious boss, looking for sex, curses spells and rituals, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
She's Funny That Way
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the set of a playwright's new project, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover, and the call girl-turned-actress cast in the production.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, hotel, adultery, fall in love, urban, love affair, destiny, vengeance, writers, romance, artists and showbiz, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s, 80s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   41%
 
Movers & Shakers
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: nothing goes right, hollywood, parody, actor's life, singleness, celebrity culture, media satire, filmmaking, showbiz, breakup, artists and showbiz, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   50%
 
My Breakfast with Blassie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: My Breakfast with Blassie is a movie starring Andy Kaufman and professional wrestler "Classy" Freddie Blassie. It is a mostly improvised parody of the popular art film My Dinner with Andre and is set in a restaurant where Kaufman and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: actor's life, performer's life, restaurant, writer's life, parody, taxi, prank, celebrity culture, hollywood, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
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Starlets
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Grosse Pointe is an American television parody series which aired on the WB Network during the 2000–2001 television season. Created by Darren Star, it was a satire depicting the behind-the-scenes drama on the set of a television show, and was ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cynical, offbeat
Plot: parody, actor's life, hollywood, celebrity culture, showbiz, sitcom, tv show, artists and showbiz, media, workplace, media satire, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   40%
 
Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story
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: clever, talky, humorous, witty, biting ...
Plot: adaptation, filmmaking, postmodernism, verbal byplay, artists and showbiz, british, book, literature, obsession, sarcasm, pornography, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 18th century, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
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Beyond Therapy
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: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gays and lesbians, couple relations, romance, doctors and patients, sexual relations, couples, battle of the sexes, gender, love and romance, power relations, psychiatry, therapist ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
Mutual Appreciation
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: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, friendship, friends, couples, human nature, couple relations, musician, twentysomething life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, partners, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
He's Way More Famous Than You
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, realistic
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, desire for fame, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, showbiz, filmmaking, hopes, lifestyle, celebrity, fame
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   49%
 
The Life of Reilly
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Charles Nelson Reilly's biographic one-man play.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: actor's life, prodigy, hollywood, introspection, ambition, theater, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, against the odds, dysfunctional family, showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
Let Them Chirp Awhile
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, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: twentysomething life, artists and showbiz, urban, lifestyle, couple relations, looking for love, down on your luck, life is a bitch, couples, plagiarism, september 11 2001, dog
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   43%
 
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Episodes
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A British husband-and-wife comedy writing team travel to Hollywood to remake their successful British TV series, with disastrous results.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, cynical, funny ...
Plot: tv show, actor's life, showbiz, writer's life, englishman abroad, husband wife relationship, womanizer, couple relations, sitcom, producer, hollywood, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
For Your Consideration
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three actors learn that their respective performances in the film "Home for Purim," a drama set in the mid-1940s American South, are generating award-season buzz.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, not serious, satirical ...
Plot: hollywood, obsession, actor's life, dysfunctional family, drinking, jewish, terminal illness, media satire, parody, farce, filmmaking, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
Lisa Picard Is Famous
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, workplace romance, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, workplace situations, filmmaking, love and romance, media, artists and showbiz, gender, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
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She Wants Me
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: showbiz, hollywood, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple, college, desire for fame, ambition, hopes, couples, once in a lifetime opportunity, lifestyle, actress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   48%
 
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Exes & Ohs
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Exes & Ohs is an American and Canadian cable TV series that was launched on Logo on October 8, 2007, and Showcase in Canada. The show centres around the dating life of Jennifer, a lesbian documentary filmmaker with a vivid fantasy life and a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, lesbian, romance, couple relations, looking for love, artists and showbiz, gender, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, friends, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   33%
 
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn
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: clever, humorous, not serious, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, parody, nothing goes right, hidden identity, media satire, writers, filmmaking, showbiz, lame, artists and showbiz, sarcasm, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
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