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, captivating, witty, semi serious and parody films and TV shows about / with television, tv show, satire, media, media satire, workplace, artists and showbiz, disorder, death and dark humor plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as television: The Morning Show (2019), Nobody's Watching (2006), Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (2004), Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005), W1A (2014), Being Mary Jane (2013), Episodes (2011), The Onion Movie (2008), Monday Night Mayhem (2002), The Clapper (2017).

List of television movies

The Morning Show (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A behind-the-scenes look at the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning, exploring the unique challenges faced by the men and women who carry out this daily televised ritual.
Style: social, disturbing, suspense, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: women, career woman, protest, television, office romance, job, journalist, workplace situations, coworker, co worker co worker relationship, scandal, relationship problems ...
Place: usa, new york
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Nobody's Watching (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Gail Mancuso film.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: television, hollywood, television studio, friendship, fictional reality show, tv show, friend, failed pilot, reality, warner bros, stage, auditorium ...
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Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the 1980s horror writer Garth Marenghi wrote, produced, directed and starred in Darkplace, a groundbreaking series set in a hospital and exploring the depths of the author's imagination. At least that's what Marenghi and his ...
Style: parody, cynical, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hospital, backstage, evil, doctor, heaven and hell, television, supernatural, good versus evil, tv show, rivalry, dark humor, novelist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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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, fighting the system, politics, patriotism, mccarthyism, society, television, workplace, state affairs, media coverage, communism ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: new york, usa, california, washington d.c., ussr ...
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 7.8
 3K
W1A (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The follow-up to 'Twenty Twelve' as Ian Fletcher takes up the position of 'Head of Values' at the BBC. His task is to clarify, define, or re-define the core purpose of the BBC across all its functions and to position it ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good ...
Plot: workplace situations, satire, workplace, television, disorder, nothing goes right, intern, bbc, supportive coworker, unsupportive coworkers, new job, counselor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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Being Mary Jane (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mary Jane Paul is a one-woman-show: a successful TV news anchor, and an entirely self-sufficient powerhouse who remains devoted to a family that doesn't share her motivation. Intense drama and unforgettable moments unfold as Mary Jane juggles ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating
Plot: relationship vs career, ambition, workplace, family values, workplace situations, family relations, producer, television, female protagonist, woman, african american woman, ambitious woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.8
 35K
Episodes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, sitcom ...
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, couple relations, writer's life, producer, tv show, womanizer, television, success, media satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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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: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Plot: satire, journalism, terrorism, office, media, racism, media satire, society, disorder, politics, television, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: american football, ambition, rise to the top, rivalry, athlete's life, sport, introspection, hopes, showbiz, celebrity culture, contests and competitions, gambling ...
Time: 70s
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 5.1
 7K
The Clapper (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 15 minutes of fame destroys the life of a man who works as a clapper in television.
Style: psychological, humorous, sincere, disturbing, captivating
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: television, friendship, ambition, rivalry, youth, adaptation, society, destiny, love and romance, obsession, love, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
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 8.4
 6K
Review (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The series uses “mockumentary” techniques to depict the fictional, reality television-style adventures of enthusiastic professional critic Forrest MacNeil, who hosts a TV show called "Review" in which he engages in any life experience ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, feel good, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: critic, fish out of water, workplace, comedian, media, dark humor, divorce, tv show, neighbor, theft, stupidity, casual sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 86 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: captivating, sincere, sentimental, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: success, producer, director, time travel, actor, backstage, cultural icon, artists and showbiz, tv show, media, television, mentor protege relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964, year 1966, year 1965 ...
Place: england, london
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 91K
Videodrome (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
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, psychedelic, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hallucination, insanity, brainwashing, mind control, paranoia, virtual reality, postmodernism, investigation, bdsm, tv show, mind game, obsession ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, toronto ontario canada, brazil, malaysia ...
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 6.2
 13K
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, couple relations, survival, media satire, crumbling marriage, hostage, television, satire, wrestling, remote control, sword fight, adaptation ...
Time: 80s, 90s
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 6.9
 99K
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, showbiz, power relations, boss and employee, holiday, television ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future, 70s, 60s ...
Place: usa, new york
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 6.1
 163K
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: humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty, clever ...
Plot: dark humor, stalking, obsession, friendship, odd couple, buddies, designer, satire, television, dangerous friend, basketball, prostitute ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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, surreal, realistic, cynical, stylized ...
Plot: showbiz, tv show, performer's life, artists and showbiz, rivalry, vengeance, satire, delusion, disorder, nothing goes right, success, television ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
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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: humorous, witty, realistic, talky, not serious ...
Plot: satire, performer's life, religions or cults, television, absurd humor, ethnic humor, entertainment, stand up special, comedian, celebrity, stand up comedian, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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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.
Style: captivating, humorous, disturbing, sincere, alternative comedy
Plot: the beatles, alternate reality, rock star, male female friendship, rock music, fame, musician, pop singer, alternate timeline, alternate universe, moral dilemma, price of fame ...
Time: 2010s, year 2004
Place: liverpool, los angeles, 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, captivating, realistic, humorous
Plot: fame, memories, filmmaking, television, backstage, tv show, making of, interview, retrospective
Time: 60s
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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, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: doctor, health, female protagonist, scientist, television, death, whistleblower, illness, heart, radio, doctor patient relationship, medical research ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, year 2011, year 2010, year 2009
Place: brittany, 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: parody, adult animation, not serious, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, love and romance, actor's life, showbiz, media satire, media, hollywood, tv show, television ...
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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, suspense ...
Plot: manipulation, media, media satire, political intrigue, political corruption, journalism, dishonesty, state affairs, campaign, corrupt politician, blackmail, governor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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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, lifestyle, society, social relations, life changing experience, television, small town, radio, mayor, small town life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: turkey, cyprus, middle east
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 5.9
 412
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, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: tv show, fighting the system, youth, media satire, media, society, partners, television, television studio, misfit partners, rebellion, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, clever ...
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, prodigy, introspection, against the odds, actor's life, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, showbiz, dysfunctional family, television, autobiography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
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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: parody, not serious, humorous, stylized, sitcom ...
Plot: journalism, journalist, comedian, workplace, media satire, celebrity culture, workplace situations, partners, disorder, social satire, stand up comedian, television ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: parody, surreal, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, prank, siblings relations, media, workplace, artists and showbiz, media satire, partners, goofy hero, dancing, television, showbiz ...
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, parody, light, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, media, disorder, silly humor, actor's life, friends, comedian, joke, television, farce, stand up comedian, impersonation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: semi serious, witty, satirical, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: showbiz, audition, tv show, artists and showbiz, media satire, nothing goes right, actor's life, strong female character, television, pregnancy, sarcasm, deadpan ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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