Irreverence movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant irreverence movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious, suspense, feel good and dark humor films and TV shows about / with irreverence, violence, friendship, satire, mentor, stereotypes, disorder, parody, adaptation and joke plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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irreverence movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as irreverence: Jam (2000), Mona Lisa Smile (2003), Movie 43 (2013), Mean Girls (2004), High Crimes (2002), Anger Management (2003), Adaptation. (2002), 8 Mile (2002), Ugly Americans (2010), Without You I'm Nothing (2008).

List of irreverence movies

 8.4
 2K
Jam (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A collection of bleakly dark comedy sketches pushing the boundaries of taste, decency and television in general, shot using new and different techniques and fading slowly in and out of each other against a slow musical soundtrack. Regular themes ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, cynical, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: postmodernism, social satire, absurdism, irreverence, society, disorder, politically correct, surrealism, craziness, satire, comedian, radio broadcasting ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
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Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Katherine Ann Watson, a feminist teacher who studied at UCLA graduate school and in 1953 left her boyfriend behind in Los Angeles, California to teach at Wellesley College, a conservative women's private liberal arts college in ...
Style: sentimental, touching, intellectual, romantic, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: feminism, teachers and students, dedicated educator, femininity, college, art history, gender, society, fighting the system, college life, bittersweet, idealism ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: massachusetts, usa, california, yale university, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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 4.3
 100K
Movie 43 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film is composed of multiple comedy shorts presented through an overarching segment titled "The Pitch", in which Charlie Wessler, a mad screenwriter, is attempting to pitch a script to film executive Griffin Schraeder. After revealing ...
Style: dark humor, funny, not serious, toilet humor, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, internet, hollywood, youth, teenage life, nothing goes right, escapades, buddies, lifestyle, stupidity, dishonesty, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1959
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
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 7.0
 337K
Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Audience: teen comedy, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: high school, popularity, teenage life, teenager, high school life, fish out of water, adolescence, popular girl, stereotypes, bad girl, vengeance, gossip and rumors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, africa, illinois, california
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 6.4
 39K
High Crimes (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A female attorney learns that her husband is really a marine officer awol for fifteen years and accused of murdering fifteen civilians in El Salvador. Believing her husband when he tells her that he's being framed as part of a U.S. Military ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: army investigation, murder, lawyer, life turned upside down, false accusation, fighting the system, life is a bitch, deadly, family relations, military, justice, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, mexico, los angeles, latin america
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Anger Management (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell. But when Buddy steps up his aggressive ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, realistic, not serious, neurotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rage, therapy, therapist, anger, lawyer, unconventional method, trial, doctors and patients, misfit partners, treatment, psychology, dysfunctional character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city, boston, new jersey
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 7.7
 179K
Adaptation. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A love-lorn script writer grows increasingly desperate in his quest to adapt the book 'The Orchid Thief'.
Style: mind bending, twists and turns, talky, witty, sincere ...
Plot: writers, twins, writer's block, obsession, satire, siblings relations, thief, weirdo, mentally unstable, filmmaking, odd, talented ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, new york, new orleans
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 7.1
 251K
8 Mile (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The setting is Detroit in 1995. The city is divided by 8 Mile, a road that splits the town in half along racial lines. A young white rapper, Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr. summons strength within himself to cross over these arbitrary ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, inspirational, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: hip hop, follow your dream, underdog, music, street gang, urban ghetto life, success, musician's life, rap, hip hop culture, factory worker, white rapper ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995, 1990s, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
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Ugly Americans (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ugly Americans is an American animated sitcom created by Devin Clark and developed by David M. Stern. The program focuses on the life of Mark Lilly, a social worker employed by the Department of Integration, in an alternate reality version of New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, adult animation, absurd, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: freak, monster, zombie, supernatural, city life, lifestyle, social misfits, imaginary, silly humor, social worker, boss and employee, alternate reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Without You I'm Nothing (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A weekend in the Bavarian Alps. 25-year-old Hannes meets his father after 8 years of separation in a little mountain hut. By the influence of their very different girlfriends Ann and Lavinia, the stage-director-father and his actor-son cautiously ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, sincere
Plot: family relations, redemption, courage, absent father, estranged father, male female relationship, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, guilt, irreverence, compassion, anger ...
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The Birthday Boys (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "The Birthday Boys" is a scripted original sketch comedy, executive produced by Bob Odenkirk ("Breaking Bad", "Mr. Show") and Ben Stiller ("The Secret Life of Walter Mitty", "Zoolander"). The series ...
Style: humorous, realistic, surreal, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, disorder, goofy hero, absurdism, comedian, stupidity, joke, irreverence, comedy team, surrealism, silly humor, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Karen is on first visit to new boyfriend's parents when she discovers something odd about his eating habits.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, contemplative, entertaining
Plot: joke, comedian, parody, entertainment, social satire, irreverence, celebrity impersonation, celebrity, pop culture, archive footage, satire, compilation ...
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The Onion Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Venerable newscaster Norm Archer reports the latest news in politics, health, culture and entertainment - such as an automotive recall of decapitation-inducing "Neckbelts" and a study finding that "depression hits losers ...
Style: humorous, absurd, ethnic humor, funny, satirical ...
Plot: parody, journalism, satire, office, terrorism, media, danger, racism, sketch, media satire, disorder, network ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.3
 35K
The Libertine (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life's work.
Style: stylized, serious, melancholic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: poet, temptation, infidelity, alcoholic, love and romance, actor's life, libertine, dying words, rebel, fired from the job, dying, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, london, europe
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 5.8
 297
Odd Job Jack (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Odd Job Jack was a Canadian animated comedy television show featuring Don McKellar, about one man's misadventures in temporary employment. Seen on and produced for the The Comedy Network, a cable specialty channel, and shown on Adult Swim in ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, adult animation, canadian humor ...
Plot: workplace, job, employment, misfit, workplace situations, relationship vs career, friends, down on your luck, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, couples, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Kids in the Hall: Death Comes to Town (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: In the small town of Shuckton, Ontario, which has just placed a bid to host the 2028 Summer Olympics, its mayor, Larry Bowman, is found murdered. As the authorities investigate, other townsfolk with a personal history to the deceased mayor conduct ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, dark humor, clever ...
Plot: murder, small town, mayor, investigation, murder investigation, small town life, amateur detective, crimes, crumbling relationship, social relations, incompetent police, journalism ...
Place: canada
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 8.2
 3K
Human Giant (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Human Giant is a sketch comedy show on MTV, starring writer/performers Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer and directed primarily by Jason Woliner. The show ran for two seasons. In interviews, the group has mentioned that they were offered a third ...
Style: humorous, surreal, dark humor, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedian, stupidity, disorder, friends, mishap, buddies, chaos and mayhem, odd, agent, silly humor, joke, irreverence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, america
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Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a love interest, and are helped along by their older classmates, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, loss of virginity, first sex, high school, friendship, abortion, teenage love, high school life, unwanted pregnancy, youth, teacher, gay slur ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 4.7
 5K
B*A*P*S (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Can two clueless Georgia homegirls with big hearts -- and even bigger hair -- find happiness, fame and thrills in the swank hills of Beverly? Anything is possible when you are B.A.P.'s. They revive Blakemore's interest for life, and he ...
Style: humorous, biting, cynical, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: fish out of water, ambition, restaurant, guilt, millionaire, irreverence, burglar, nephew, cinderella story, disorder, screwball, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa, california, georgia
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 6.8
 32K
Death to 2020 (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: 2020: A year so [insert adjective of choice here], even the creators of Black Mirror couldn't make it up… but that doesn't mean they don't have a little something to add. This comedy event that tells the story of the dreadful year ...
Style: cynical, gross out humor, topical humor, controversial
Plot: hypocrisy, social satire, morality, police, social relations, violence, adult humor, racial slur, irreverence, silly humor, social activist, profanity ...
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 5.6
 2K
Heathers (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A pitch-black comedy anthology set in the present day, as our heroine Veronica Sawyer deals with a very different but equally vicious group of Heathers. Based on the 1988 cult classic film.
Style: dark humor, ironic, dark, cynical
Plot: suicide, sociopath, adolescence, social misfits, high school, teenager, violence, teenage love, apathy, teenagers, brutality, bullying ...
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 6.1
 21K
The Lovebirds (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A couple experiences a defining moment in their relationship when they are unintentionally embroiled in a murder mystery. As their journey to clear their names takes them from one extreme – and hilarious - circumstance to the next, they must ...
Style: neo screwball comedy, twists and turns, humorous, light, exciting ...
Plot: secret society, murder, breaking and entering, car accident, interracial relations, disorder, wrong place wrong time, encounter, couples, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, couple relations ...
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 6.3
 17K
Hamlet 2 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the same people that brought you "Little Miss Sunshine," Hamlet 2 is the story of Dana Marschz, a high school drama teacher facing the cancellation of his program. A spoof on the typical story of bringing inner city and privileged ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, talky, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teacher, teachers and students, youth, rehearsal, satire, husband wife relationship, love, student, father son relationship, teen drinking, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona, tucson arizona, san diego california, new york ...
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Irreversible Choices (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dante Kathlego is married to Alisha Kathlego. As a result of his poor health Dante loses his job. This causes some friction between husband and wife, but Alisha still decides to travel to Melbourne to promote Dantes new novel. Dantes health ...
Plot: responsibility, reckless driving, irreverence, choice, fast car, infidelity
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Jim Norton: Contextually Inadequate (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Comedian Jim Norton tackles the twisted state of the 21st century, including how modern technology affects everything from free speech to hooking up.
Style: live comedy
Plot: comedian, irreverence, joke, stage, laughter, pageant, sexual humor, live performance, stand up comedian, masquerade, theater, sexual joke ...
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 7.5
 4K
Feel Good (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Recovering addict and comedian Mae tries to control the addictive behaviors and intense romanticism that permeate every facet of her life. Life is further complicated by a new and all-consuming relationship with her new girlfriend George.
Style: romantic, witty, thought provoking, semi serious, touching
Plot: lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian, female comedian, addiction, female protagonist, parents daughter relationship, tomboy, comedy club, junkie, irreverence ...
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 6.7
 9K
Mystery Team (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of former Encyclopedia Brown-style child-detectives struggle to solve an adult mystery.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, murder, friendship, amateur detective, investigation, mystery, friends, crimes, absurdism, farce, bicycle, strip club ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: reunion, showbiz, ambition, lifestyle, actor's life, against the odds, filmmaking, love affair, rise and fall, aging, hollywood, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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 7.9
 4K
Stella (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stella was a short-lived television series that originally ran from June 28, 2005 to August 30, 2005 on the American television channel Comedy Central, created by and starring Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter, and David Wain, the three members ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, realistic, sitcom ...
Plot: parody, stupidity, roommate, everyday life, love and romance, goofy hero, friends, disorder, couples, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
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 6.4
 13K
Pecker (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Baltimore sandwich shop employee becomes an overnight sensation when photographs he's taken of his weird family become the latest rage in the art world. The young man is called "Pecker" because he pecks at his food like a bird.
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, absurd, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: art, photographer, lifestyle, ambition, social differences, misfit, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), stripper, satire, popularity, photograph ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, baltimore, usa, maryland
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