Television movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant television movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, suspense and clever films and TV shows about / with television, tv show, satire, media, media satire, artists and showbiz, parody, storytelling, dialogue and pornography plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Biography genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as television: Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005), The Onion Movie (2008), Pleasantville (1998), Monday Night Mayhem (2002), An Adventure in Space and Time (2013), Videodrome (1983), Stay Tuned (1992), Scrooged (1988), The Cable Guy (1996), Death to Smoochy (2002).

List of television movies

Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, France, UK, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of journalist, Edward R Murrow's stand against Senator McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.
Style: disturbing, factual, tense, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: media, journalism, politics, patriotism, mccarthyism, fighting the system, society, television, workplace, state affairs, media coverage, communism ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, california, washington d.c., soviet union ...
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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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 7.5
 122K
Pleasantville (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Geeky teenager David and his popular twin sister, Jennifer, get sucked into the black-and-white world of a 1950s TV sitcom called "Pleasantville," and find a world where everything is peachy keen all the time. But when Jennifer's ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, light, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: alternate reality, parallel world, utopia, time travel, coming of age, small town life, small town, siblings relations, old love, family relations, prejudice, fish out of water ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: paris france, france
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Monday Night Mayhem (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The early years of a television sports powerhouse are chronicled as ABC becomes a player in the NFL coverage by putting their full resources into a major showcase. Executive Roone Arledge (John Heard) recruits former Dallas Cowboys quarterback ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: american football, rise to the top, ambition, showbiz, rivalry, hopes, introspection, athlete's life, sport, celebrity culture, contests and competitions, gambling ...
Time: 70s
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An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This special one-off drama travels back in time to 1963 to see how Doctor Who was first brought to the screen. Actor William Hartnell felt trapped by a succession of hard-man roles. Wannabe producer Verity Lambert was frustrated by the TV ...
Style: sincere, captivating, sentimental, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: producer, director, success, actor, backstage, cultural icon, tv show, artists and showbiz, media, television, mentor protege relationship, television studio ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964, 1960s, year 1966 ...
Place: england, london
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 7.2
 84K
Videodrome (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A sleazy cable-TV programmer begins to see his life and the future of media spin out of control in a very unusual fashion when he acquires a new kind of programming for his station.
Style: surreal, psychological, disturbing, cult film, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hallucination, insanity, brainwashing, mind control, paranoia, virtual reality, tv station, investigation, bdsm, tv show, mind game, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, toronto ontario canada, canada
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 6.3
 11K
Stay Tuned (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Salesman Roy Knable spends all his free time watching television, to the exasperation of his wife, Helen. One day, TV salesman Spike convinces Roy to buy a satellite dish offering 666 channels. The new addition to Roy's home entertainment ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, suspense, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tv show, satellite dish, survival, couple relations, hostage, hostages, crumbling marriage, media satire, television, satire, axe, wrestling ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
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 7.0
 89K
Scrooged (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature has driven away the love of his life, Claire Phillips ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, semi serious, witty, light ...
Plot: christmas, ghost, back from the dead, redemption, supernatural, christmas eve, hopes, power relations, showbiz, ratings, boss and employee, holiday ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 60s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york
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 6.1
 154K
The Cable Guy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up -- and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be Steven's pal, but when Steven tries to end the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, friendship, odd couple, danger, buddies, designer, satire, television, dangerous friend, basketball, prison ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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Death to Smoochy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tells the story of Rainbow Randolph, the corrupt, costumed star of a popular children's TV show, who is fired over a bribery scandal and replaced by squeaky-clean Smoochy, a puffy fuscia rhinoceros. As Smoochy catapults to fame - scoring hit ...
Style: humorous, realistic, surreal, cynical, stylized ...
Plot: showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, performer's life, rivalry, vengeance, satire, delusion, disorder, nothing goes right, success, television ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, salt lake city utah
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Aziz Ansari: Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Aziz Ansari presents his highly anticipated debut hour long stand-up special. The critically acclaimed stand-up and actor (Parks and Recreation, Funny People) discusses topics ranging from sheets with fraudulent thread counts to the chubbiness of ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, not serious, talky ...
Plot: satire, performer's life, religions or cults, absurd humor, television, entertainment, stupidity, social satire, joke, celebrity, stand up comedian, actor playing himself ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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 6.8
 115K
Yesterday (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles.
Plot: the beatles, rock star, alternate reality, male female friendship, rock music, musician, pop singer, price of fame, moral dilemma, fame, plagiarism, actor playing himself ...
Place: los angeles, liverpool, moscow russia
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Surviving Gilligan's Island (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It was as funny and as cartoonish as the series with three survivors (Gilligan, Mary-Anne, and the Professor) telling their favorite anecdotes and having some of them acted out. The host segments were wonderful, and the flashbacks were done very ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, humorous
Plot: fame, making of, television, filmmaking, memories, backstage, interview, reminiscence, retrospective, tv show
Time: 60s, 1960s
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Nobody's Watching (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Gail Mancuso film.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, light, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, television studio, friendship, fictional reality show, television, warner bros, auditorium, friend, tv show, camera, audience participation, bathroom ...
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150 Milligrams (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In the hospital where she works in Brest, France, a lung specialist discovers a direct link between suspicious deaths and state-approved medicine. She fights single-handedly for the truth to come out.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: doctor, health, scientist, female protagonist, television, whistleblower, death, blood, danger, illness, female director, tv interview ...
Time: year 2010, year 2011, year 2009
Place: france
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The Wrong Coast (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A show that displays parodies of different movies. But the fun is also in the studio.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, adult animation, captivating ...
Plot: parody, lifestyle, workplace, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, love and romance, media satire, filmmaking, media, hollywood, tv show ...
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The Perfect Dictatorship (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 143 min.
Story: TV MX, the most powerful Mexican Television Corporation, discloses a scandalous story involving Governor Carmelo Vargas in serious crimes and illicit business. Governor Vargas worried about his political future, decides to clean his image and ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting ...
Plot: manipulation, media, political intrigue, media satire, political corruption, manipulations, journalism, campaign, state affairs, dishonesty, corrupt politician, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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 8.0
 34K
Vizontele (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story takes place in a small town (called Hakkari) in Turkey at the beginning of the 70's. The time has come to bring technology into that small town. The first Television (or called Visiontele by the citizens) arrives and the chaos begins.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: culture clash, family relations, traditional versus modern, society, lifestyle, life changing experience, social relations, television, mayor, radio, small town, small town life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: turkey, middle east, cyprus
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Pirate TV (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jean-Lou, Yasmina, Victor, Clara, Adonis and the others will create their own TV channel. They especially want to make the revolution.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: tv show, fighting the system, media satire, youth, media, partners, society, television, television studio, innocence lost, rebelliousness, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
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The Life of Reilly (2006)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Charles Nelson Reilly's biographic one-man play.
Style: touching, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: ambition, against the odds, introspection, lifestyle, prodigy, showbiz, dysfunctional family, actor's life, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, television, autobiography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 968
Dog Bites Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Dog Bites Man is a partially improvised comedy television show on Comedy Central that aired in summer 2006. It began airing on The Comedy Channel in Australia in June 2007. The series was produced by DreamWorks Television.
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, sitcom, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, comedian, journalist, journalism, workplace, media satire, workplace situations, celebrity culture, disorder, partners, news satire, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! is an American sketch comedy television series, created by and starring Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, which premiered February 11, 2007 on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim comedy block and ran until May ...
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, farce, prank, media, artists and showbiz, workplace, siblings relations, media satire, goofy hero, partners, television, tv ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Funny or Die Presents... (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Funny or Die Presents is a half-hour sketch comedy show that spawned from the comedy website Funny or Die, created by Will Ferrell & Adam McKay. It premiered on HBO on February 19, 2010. It is also currently being broadcast in the UK on Sky ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, offbeat, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, media, disorder, actor's life, silly humor, friends, comedian, joke, internet video, television, farce, parody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.5
 6K
The TV Set (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As a writer named Mike struggles to shepherd his semi-autobiographical sitcom into development, his vision is slowly eroded by a domineering network executive named Lenny who favors trashy reality programming. The irony, of course, is that every ...
Style: witty, semi serious, satirical, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: showbiz, audition, tv show, artists and showbiz, media satire, network, nothing goes right, actor's life, strong female character, television, pregnancy, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.6
 15K
Soapdish (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Celeste Talbert is the star of the long-running soap opera "The Sun Also Sets." With the show's ratings down, Celeste's ruthlessly ambitious co-star, Montana Moorehead, and the show's arrogant producer, David Seton Barnes, ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, satirical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: parody, satire, television, mistaken identity, tv show in film, celebrity culture, disorder, profanity, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, showbiz, media satire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: montana, usa, new jersey
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Filth: The Mary Whitehouse Story (2008)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the rise of morals crusader Mary Whitehouse in the UK in the 1960's,
Style: thought provoking, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: media, couple relations, couples, private vs public, ignorance, campaign, christian, morality, husband wife relationship, television, conservatism, campaigning ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england
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The Girl in the Fog (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Donato Carrisi, THE GIRL IN THE FOG is a gripping and chilling thriller that brings us to a hazy mountain village where enigmatic Detective Vogel is investigating on the sudden disappearance of fifteen-year-old Anna ...
Style: psychological, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough
Plot: investigation, disappearance, media, murder, schoolgirl, perfect crime, psychiatrist, psychology, teacher, mountain, vanity, village ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alps, italy
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Clark and Michael (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Clark and Michael is a CBS Internet television series created by and starring Clark Duke and Michael Cera. The series takes the form of a mockumentary following Duke and Cera's ambitions to write and sell a pilot for a television series.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: producer, friendship, comedian, tv show, partners, ambition, artists and showbiz, showbiz, team, naivete, social satire, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Paternity Leave (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four years into his first stable relationship, a man finds out that he is pregnant with his partner's baby.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay parent, gay, doctor patient relationship, gay lead character, fatherhood, friendship, child, birth, television, expectant father, family relations ...
Place: nashville tennessee
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 211
True Enough (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Anne is an attractive woman on the cusp of middle age trying in vain to divide her time fairly between her demanding job as a television presenter and her family. Her colleagues and friends have similar problems though.
Style: humorous, sexy, realistic, semi serious, sexual
Plot: infidelity, couples, jazz, writer's life, lifestyle, gender, film within a film, ex husband ex wife relationship, television, body swapping, jazz singer, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, lyon
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