Based on sketch comedy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant based on sketch comedy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, not serious, parody, offbeat, witty and realistic films and TV shows about / with satire, comedian, joke, absurdism, surrealism, irreverence, disorder, farce, silly humor and absurd humor plots mostly in Comedy, Music and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, Philippines and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as based on sketch comedy: A Night at the Roxbury (1998), The Groove Tube (1974), That Mitchell and Webb Look (2006), Stella (2005), Jam (2000), Mr. D (2012), The Birthday Boys (2013), Kroll Show (2013), Eunice (1982), I Won the New Year's Lottery (1989).

List of based on sketch comedy movies

A Night at the Roxbury (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Despite being well into adulthood, brothers Doug and Steve Butabi still live at home and work in the flower shop owned by their dad. They exist only to hit on women at discos, though they're routinely unsuccessful until a chance run-in with ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: nightclub, buddies, clubbing, brother brother relationship, misfit, goofy hero, love and romance, disorder, fish out of water, father son relationship, marriage, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, beverly hills
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The Groove Tube (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Chevy Chase makes his film debut in this riotous collection of live skits. Directed by Ken Shapiro and featuring Chase, Richard Belzer and others, The Groove Tube mocks TV Land and its trappings by spoofing kids' shows -- from a ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: tv show, culture clash, showbiz, rising to stardom, sexual relations, workplace situations, lifestyle, contests and competitions, rise and fall, actor's life, artists and showbiz, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky, new york
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Yaya & Angelina: The Spoiled Brat Movie (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 999 min.
Story: Angelina is a 7 year old brilliant and talented girl who is spoiled and a bully. Her first yaya (nanny) was hospitalized because of the girl's disobedience (A fire happened before she was hospitalized. Angelina was the cause of the fire because ...
Style: entertaining, witty, funny, captivating, humorous
Plot: rivalry, female boss, gangsters, teacher, father daughter relationship, student, mother daughter relationship, nanny, fired from the job, boss, unhappiness, spoiled brat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines
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That Mitchell and Webb Look (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
Story: That Mitchell and Webb Look is a British television sketch show starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Shown on BBC Two since 2006, its first two series were directed by David Kerr, who also directed Mitchell and Webb's previous television ...
Style: not serious, humorous, clever, parody, suspense ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, workplace, media, partners, friends, disorder, coworker, absurdism, comedian, satire, silly humor, gay slur ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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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: parody, not serious, surreal, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: stupidity, roommate, love and romance, goofy hero, everyday life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, couples, guest, friends, disorder, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
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Cheech & Chong's Animated Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: You're not hallucinating (but they are)... It's the legendary toker jokers Cheech ?& Chong as you've never seen them before -- in their very first Animated Movie. Catch the buzz as their most outrageous routines and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, adult animation
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, odd couple, buddies, friendship, escapades, on the road, disorder, drug use, stoned, dog, partners, sexual content ...
Place: usa
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 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, cynical, not serious, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: postmodernism, social satire, absurdism, irreverence, society, disorder, dark humor, politically correct, surrealism, craziness, comedian, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
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 7.4
 2K
Mr. D (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Gerry Dee's real-life experiences as a high school teacher before he switched to comedy full-time, MR. D is a story about a charming, under-qualified teacher trying to fake his way through a teaching job, just like he often fakes his ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, cynical, semi autobiographical
Plot: high school life, workplace situations, workplace, teachers and students, high school, teacher, studying, social relations, politically correct, power relations, unsupportive coworkers, high school teacher
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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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: realistic, humorous, surreal, not serious, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, goofy hero, disorder, stupidity, absurdism, comedian, surrealism, irreverence, joke, silly humor, satire, absurd humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.8
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Kroll Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kroll Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by and starring comedian Nick Kroll. Kroll, John Levenstein, and Jonathan Krisel serve as the show's executive producers. The series premiered on January 16, 2013, on the ...
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, comedian, live performance, impersonation, pop culture, absurd humor, social satire, joke, basketball, disorder, goofy hero, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Join Messers Heidecker and Wareheim for an exciting winter holiday that's taking the world by storm with the Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Chrimbus Special.
Style: not serious, humorous, stylized, surreal, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, silly humor, disorder, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, partners, lifestyle, media satire, comedy duo, weirdo, showbiz, craziness ...
Place: usa
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The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special (2017)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Set in a small suburban town on All Hallows’ Eve, the special centers on David Pumpkins and his skeleton sidekicks who show a young boy and his sister the true meaning of Halloween, answering none of their questions along the way.
Style: 2d animation
Plot: halloween, working mom, bully, irreverence, skeleton, magic, musical performance, pumpkin, child protagonist, catch phrase, storyteller, trick or treating ...
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Eunice (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Moments in four different years in the lives of the Harper family beginning with 1955 as a hopeful Eunice prepares to go to a party, and her brother Phillip, a recent college graduate, departs for New York In 1963, a married Eunice and her husband ...
Plot: loss of mother, mother daughter relationship, marriage, divorce, porch swing, watching a movie
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1973, year 1955, year 1978 ...
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Andy Richter’s Home For The Holidays (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Andy Richter is capturing the spirit of the '70s network Christmas special, and inviting you to celebrate the Holiday Season the right way with his family and all his important celebrity friends.
Style: live comedy
Plot: christmas, live performance, joke, monologue, comedian, guest, family relations, friend, friendship, current affairs, live audience, actor playing himself ...
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The League of Gentlemen: Live at Drury Lane (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The award-winning Black Comedy series takes to the stage of London's Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Style: live comedy
Plot: british, small town, comedian, joke, masquerade, comedy team, live audience
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I Won the New Year's Lottery (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ciottoli is a journalist with absolutely no prospective for his career, with a lot of debts and a mobster that want him died. Unexpectedly he win the national lottery (almost Eur 2.5 Mln) and try to remain unanimous hiding the winner ticker into his ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: firefighter, bandit, neighbor, auction, farce, journalist, masquerade, lottery ticket, blindness, surrealism, lottery, blind man ...
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The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: live comedy
Plot: puzzle, obsession, kidnapping, unemployment, masturbation, pantomime, joke, british, comedian, masquerade, comedy team, live audience
Place: britain, northern england
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The Last Goon Show of All (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Sellers, Secombe and Milligan reunite for one last show.
Style: parody
Plot: royal family, satire, radio, orchestra, television, joke, entertainment, monologue, british, pop culture, water, stand up comedian ...
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Stella Shorts 1998-2002 (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: STELLA is a three-man comedy troupe from New York City, comprised of well-known comedians/actors Michael Showalter, David Wain, and Michael Ian Black. Though the three have made a living performing at comedy clubs, they are perhaps best known for ...
Style: parody, humorous, captivating, feel good, exciting ...
Plot: absurd humor, absurdism, friendship, husband wife relationship, stereotypes, comedian, guest, stand up comedian, joke, audition, baby, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 90s, year 1998, 20th century, 2000s, year 2002
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Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
TV show
Story: It is essentially the same concept as an English Monty Python's episode, but in German. The paintings by Albrecht Dürer, fall victim to silly animations. Little Red Riding Hood shows up too. A number of familiar sketches, including the ...
Style: absurd, parody, cult movie cast
Plot: monty python, stereotypes, satire, farce, singer, social satire, comedian, absurdism, violence, irreverence, pop culture, joke ...
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Little Britain USA (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Little Britain USA is an American spin-off-continuation of British sketch show, Little Britain, produced and aired by HBO. As in the British series, Matt Lucas and David Walliams play the majority of the characters: originals such as Lou and Andy, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: satire, physical appearance, human nature, americana, society, social misfits, rivalry, gay slur, homosexual, postmodernism, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Saturday Night Live (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: musician, singer, politics, performance, cross dressing, comedian, actor, workplace, artists and showbiz, friends, celebrity culture, adult humor ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, america
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Pootie Tang (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pootie Tang, the musician/actor/folk hero of the ghetto, is chronicled from his early childhood to his battles against the evil Corporate America, who try to steal his magic belt and make him sell out by endorsing addictive products to his people. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, folk hero, fighting the system, musician's life, righting the wronged, heroic mission, society, optimism, dishonesty, corporate crimes, corporate crime, corporation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black ...
Style: absurd, humorous, parody, surreal, cerebral ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, knight, sword fight, king arthur, courage, disorder, absurd humor, surrealism ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
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The Mighty Boosh (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mighty Boosh is a British comedy television show created by Julian Barratt, Noel Fielding and others. The Mighty Boosh is a comic fantasy containing humour and pop-culture references. Episodes often featured elaborate musical numbers in ...
Style: surreal, humorous, exciting, not serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: absurdism, surrealism, absurd humor, musician, boss, counterculture, weirdo, hip hop, friendship, improv, best friend, fictional band ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, london
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A Mighty Wind (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, lyrical ...
Plot: musician, singer, folk singer, music, love and romance, music band, showbiz, satire, musical tour, lovers, talented, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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The Meaning of Life (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Life's questions are 'answered' in a series of outrageous vignettes, beginning with a staid London insurance company which transforms before our eyes into a pirate ship. Then there's the National Health doctors who try to claim a ...
Style: surreal, humorous, clever, witty, suspense ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, monty python, cult, graphic violence, sexuality, heaven and hell, chaos, afterlife, grim reaper, fish, christmas ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 80s, 1910s, 1870s
Place: england, europe, africa
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 5.6
 45K
MacGruber (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-special operative MacGruber (Forte) is called back into action to take down his archenemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Kilmer), who's in possession of a nuclear warhead and bent on destroying Washington, DC.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, hotshot hero, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, save the world, good versus evil, nuclear threat, presumed dead, nudity (full frontal - brief), secret agents, nuclear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa, las vegas, ecuador, salt lake city utah ...
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Life of Brian (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the ...
Style: parody, humorous, clever, witty, biting ...
Plot: roman empire, satire, monty python, religion, execution, dungeon, christmas, farce, mistaken identity, weirdo, crucifix, cult ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, middle east, palestine, jerusalem
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Goodness Gracious Me (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Goodness Gracious Me is a BBC English language sketch comedy show originally aired on BBC Radio 4 from 1996 to 1998 and later televised on BBC Two from 1998 to 2001. The ensemble cast were four British Indian actors, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: culture clash, satire, immigrants, society, suburbs, family life, suburban life, working class, eccentric family, disorder, ethnic, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: punjab, england, europe, india
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