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: clever, talky, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, couple relations, relationship vs career, theater, artists and showbiz, couples, celebrity culture, showbiz, lifestyle, media, performance, audition, green card
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, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, hollywood, celebrity culture and couples mostly in Comedy, Romance and Documentary genres. Some movies like Pittsburgh: Festival in Cannes (2001), Being Michael Madsen (2007), He's Way More Famous Than You (2013), Women Who Kill (2013), Kathy Griffin: Allegedly (2004). 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: clever, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
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: cannes, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, witty ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, paparazzi, journalism, vengeance, celebrity culture, false accusation, media satire, artists and showbiz, media, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: actor's life, performer's life, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, relationship vs career, showbiz, ambition, artists and showbiz, media satire, couples, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, 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 ⇓
82%
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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: humorous, not serious, dark humor, realistic, clever ...
Plot: gender, battle of the sexes, theater, feminism, couple relations, sexual relations, racism, society, couples
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: fashion, cheerleader, celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media, filmmaking, gender, workplace, friends, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, iraq, saudi arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, semi serious, 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 ⇓
70%
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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: talky, semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic ...
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, lesbian, psychiatry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: talky, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: hollywood, artists and showbiz, showbiz, makeup artist, lifestyle, trailer, alcohol, celebrity, television
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: college, hollywood, showbiz, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple, desire for fame, ambition, hopes, couples, once in a lifetime opportunity, lifestyle, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, love and romance, couples, disorder, actor's life, celebrity culture, showbiz, life turned upside down, artists and showbiz, friends, eligible bachelor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: artists and showbiz, dishonesty, lifestyle, couples, prank, gambling, showbiz, filmmaking, nintendo, stand up comedian, practical joke, hollywood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Joe Rogan: Rocky Mountain High (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Perched high above it all in Denver, Joe Rogan¹s 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: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic, biting
Plot: celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, theater, live audience
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 2014 standup special originally aired on Comedy Central.
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, performer's life, society, live audience
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, biting, clever, witty
Plot: hollywood, mayor, grocery store, lawyer, robbery, blue collar, prison guard, actor's life, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: racism, society, couples, theater, stand up comedian, stand up
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: filmmaking, nothing goes right, hollywood, parody, actor's life, singleness, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, breakup, artists and showbiz, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, witty ...
Plot: performer's life, on the road, human nature, travel, road trip, self discovery, artists and showbiz, downfall, showbiz, hopes, unfulfillment, panties ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, celebrity culture, canadian, media satire, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, elderly lovers, obnoxious boss, looking for sex, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Life of Reilly (2006)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Charles Nelson Reilly's biographic one-man play.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, prodigy, 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 ⇓
52%
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: filmmaking, marriage proposal, buddies, couple relations, movie business, romance, city life, urban, love and romance, couples, friends, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: americana, fish out of water, theater, performer's life, interracial relations, culture clash, racism, artists and showbiz, misfit, society, disorder, live audience ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, not serious, offbeat, realistic, 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 ⇓
50%
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic, cynical
Plot: hollywood, martial arts, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, buddies, follow your dream, hopes, partners, friends, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, humorous, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, couple relations, celebrity culture, inventions and discoveries, psychopath, injustice, artists and showbiz, deadly, family problems, family relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Fluffy Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Stand-up comic Gabriel Iglesias delights audiences during his sold-out "Unity Through Laughter" tour, which spans more than 400 cities in 23 countries. During his set, Iglesias -- nicknamed "Fluffy" -- pounces on topics like ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, talky, witty ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, on the road, theater, performer's life, concert film, friends, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, not serious, talky, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: actor's life, celebrity guests, celebrity culture, comedian, insult, showbiz, artists and showbiz, natural disaster, dialogue, destiny, jews, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, actor's life, romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, hidden identity, boss and employee, frame up, filmmaking, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.4
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3 Geezers! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Follow actor J Kimball as he researches what it's like to be old for a role in an upcoming movie. When he meets the residents at The Coconuts convalescent home, he quickly discovers that his perceptions of the elderly may be off from ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, golden years, retirement home, prank, retirement home life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, elderly, buddies, filmmaking, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: In her first-ever HBO solo special, Sarah Silverman takes the stage for an evening of adults-only stand-up comedy. Taped live in front of an intimate audience of 39 fans at Largo, a music and comedy club in Los Angeles, Sarah Silverman: We Are ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic, witty ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, performer's life, society, democrat, 9/11, republican, sexual joke, farce, sexual humor, live audience
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%