Monologue movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant monologue movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, talky, witty, clever and not serious films and TV shows about / with monologue, comedian, stand up comedian, live audience, joke, actor playing himself, artists and showbiz, live performance, storytelling and satire plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Documentary genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as monologue: Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (2004), Ricky Gervais Live: Animals (2003), Jimmy Carr: Live (2004), Ricky Gervais Live 4: Science (2010), The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006), Near Death Experience (2014), Killing Words (2003), Primetime Glick (2001), Ricky Gervais: Out of England (2008), Best Week Ever (2004).

List of monologue movies

Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A year after Animals, Ricky Gervais comes back with his second stand up comedy tour: Politics.
Style: cynical, humorous, topical humor, live comedy, concert film ...
Plot: politics, state affairs, artists and showbiz, society, political satire, stand up comedian, social satire, monologue, live performance, mistaken identity, masturbation, racism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, africa
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Ricky Gervais Live: Animals (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Ricky Gervais entertains a live audience in his first stand-up routine.
Style: humorous, cynical, concert film, live comedy, one man show ...
Plot: animal life, performance, live performance, social satire, stand up comedian, live audience, monologue, society, fish, artists and showbiz, satire, comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
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Jimmy Carr: Live (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: With his first ever DVD, Jimmy’s unique brand of humour demonstrates the observations he makes on life’s taboos using witty one-liners and offensive putdowns. Recorded during the acclaimed comedian’s sell out shows at London’s Bloomsbury ...
Style: concert film, live comedy, witty, humorous, funny
Plot: stand up comedian, live performance, joke, monologue, live audience, stand up special, comedian, actor playing himself, vulgarity, british, pageant, masquerade
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Ricky Gervais Live 4: Science (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ricky Gervais Live IV Science or the way things worked before we invented God. The hilarious fourth live smash hit stand up show from Ricky Gervais, following his complete sell out tour - filmed live at London's Hammersmith HMV Apollo
Style: live comedy, concert film, funny, talky, stylized ...
Plot: social satire, live performance, stand up comedian, actor playing himself, satire, monologue, joke, idealism, culture clash, life philosophy, storytelling, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 70s
Place: england
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The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006)
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK, Austria, Netherlands
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Pervert's Guide to Cinema offers an introduction into some of Žižek's most exciting ideas on fantasy, reality, sexuality, subjectivity, desire, materiality and cinematic form. Whether he is untangling the famously baffling films of ...
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, intellectual, talky ...
Plot: filmmaking, social relations, cause and meaning, artists and showbiz, society, monologue, philosopher, human nature, parents and children, sexual relations, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
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Near Death Experience (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Follows a man wandering in the wilderness.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, offbeat
Plot: self discovery, losing-it hero, human nature, suicidal thoughts, suicide thoughts, monologue, cyclist, death, unfulfillment, mountain, garbage bin, dam ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Killing Words (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mild-mannered psychopath plays mind-games with a woman he has tied to a chair in his basement.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, bleak ...
Plot: mind game, psychopath, murder, serial killer, woman in danger, vengeance, haunted by the past, deadly, abduction, monologue, video tape, word game ...
Time: contemporary
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Primetime Glick (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jiminy Glick, a character first introduced on the The Martin Short Show now has his own show. His gross incompetence and clueless confidence shine in conversations with various celebrities. There's also an opening monologue with Glick that ...
Style: humorous, absurd
Plot: parody, interview, disorder, artists and showbiz, celebrity, tv star, fame, monologue, talk show, hollywood, steam room, suffocation ...
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Ricky Gervais: Out of England (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Taped live before a sold-out audience at the WaMu Theater at New York Citys Madison Square Garden, Ricky Gervais: Out of England The Stand-Up Special is a high-spirited hour of offbeat observations and understated humor from the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, clever, witty ...
Plot: storytelling, society, artists and showbiz, stand up special, stand up comedian, live performance, british, comedian, american, actor playing himself, joke, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, london, england
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Best Week Ever (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Best Week Ever is a weekly television program on the United States cable/satellite network VH1. It started airing in 2004 and was put on hiatus in the summer of 2009. In January 2010, it was announced that the show was cancelled. On August 3, 2012, ...
Style: cynical, humorous, not serious, witty, topical humor ...
Plot: comedian, celebrity, celebrity culture, celebrity guests, social satire, musician, monologue, joke, pop culture, gossip and rumors, studio, band ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Tosh.0 (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A weekly topical series hosted by comedian Daniel Tosh that delves into all aspects of the Internet, from the ingenious to the absurd to the medically inadvisable.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, topical humor, toilet humor
Audience: boys' night
Plot: comedian, stupidity, videotaping, mishap, gay interest, pop culture, absurd humor, joke, stand up comedian, practical joke, prank, monologue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
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A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Hungary, USA, UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A lonely man with an intention of documenting every important detail is planning to kill his ex-girlfriend within 72 hours only to realize things are not as easy as he previously imagined.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, psychotronic, humorous, scary ...
Plot: obsession, planned murder, violence against women, anger, planning, psychopath, villain played by lead actor, stalking, loneliness, weapons, hate, ex girlfriend ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hungary
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Ten Tiny Love Stories (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten women give monologues to camera, each remembering a man who was important in their lives.
Style: clever, touching, sincere, talky, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, looking for love, love affair, destructive relationship, sexual relations, couple relations, unfulfilled love, gender, romance, dangerous attraction, male female relationship, loss of virginity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Mind of Mencia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mind of Mencia was an American television comedy series on the cable channel Comedy Central. Hosted by Carlos Mencia, it aired from 2005 to 2008.
Style: witty, not serious, realistic, live comedy, ethnic humor ...
Plot: performer's life, disorder, society, celebrity culture, social relations, couples, stand up comedian, parody, mexican, vulgarity, monologue, social satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
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The Rick Mercer Report (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A weekly helping of topical satire, funny takes on the week's top stories and Canada-wide adventures.
Style: witty, humorous, live comedy, topical humor, biting ...
Plot: politics, journalism, media satire, society, state affairs, celebrity culture, stand up comedian, social satire, live performance, celebrity, political satire, parody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Important Things with Demetri Martin (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Important Things with Demetri Martin is a sketch-variety show that aired on Comedy Central starring comedian Demetri Martin. Each episode examined a single theme, the "important thing", such as timing, power, control and money. All ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, clever ...
Plot: comedian, singer, musician, society, artists and showbiz, talented, actor, social relations, counterculture, social satire, parody, pop culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Showbiz Show with David Spade (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Showbiz Show with David Spade was a weekly television program on Comedy Central that starred comedian David Spade. It is a comedic parody of celebrity news programs such as Entertainment Tonight and Access Hollywood. The show was developed from ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, topical humor
Plot: showbiz, media satire, celebrity culture, media, artists and showbiz, celebrity guests, magazine, stand up comedian, parody, current affairs, pop culture, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Upright Citizens Brigade: Asssscat (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: On the heels of their enormously popular TV show, the Upright Citizens Brigade (Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh) bring you Asssscat - an unparalleled improv comedy juggernaut. Beginning with a suggestion from the audience, a guest ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, clever, live comedy ...
Plot: improv, satire, silly humor, artists and showbiz, disorder, audience participation, comedian, parody, stand up comedian, live performance, joke, live audience ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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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
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Ricky Gervais Live 3: Fame (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ricky Gervais third stand-up comedy routine.
Style: humorous, cynical, live comedy, funny, talky ...
Plot: actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, society, satire, stand up comedian, celebrity, live performance, monologue, performer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, california
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New York Stand-Up Show (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chicks dig a British accent so either learn from the real deal or prepare to swoon when the Daily Show's John Oliver headlines his own series featuring wildly original stand-up sets from the likes of Eugene Mirman and Brian Posehn. Cheerio, ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: showbiz, introspection, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, performer's life, disorder, liberal, profanity, culture clash, theater, comedian, stand up comedian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Howie Mandel Presents Howie Mandel at the Howie Mandel Comedy Club (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: After being a mainstay on the comedy circuit for 40 years, Howie takes the stage at the comedy club that bears his name in Atlantic City for his first stand up comedy special in over 20 years.
Style: dark humor, light, humorous, ironic, witty
Plot: stand up comedian, comedian, monologue, adult humor, storytelling, absurd humor, sexual humor, bald hero, concert hall, comedy club, live audience
Place: atlantic city
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Sincerely Louis C.K. (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Louis C.K. muses on religion, terrorism, small towns, Florida, disabilities, dogs, Auschwitz, marriage, sex, vegans, and his personal sexual controversy, in a live performance from Washington, D.C.
Style: not serious, dark humor, humorous, realistic, talky
Plot: stand up comedian, monologue, comedian, blacks and whites, celebrity culture, performance, social satire, live performance, live audience, performer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle ...
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Aziz Ansari: Right Now (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: In a comedy special directed by Spike Jonze, Aziz Ansari shares deep personal insights and hilarious takes on wokeness, family and the social climate.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, funny, talky ...
Plot: stand up special, performer's life, humour, religions or cults, entertainment, live audience, live performance, concert footage, artists and showbiz, family, sarcasm, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Slacker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Presents a day in the life in Austin, Texas among its social outcasts and misfits, predominantly the twenty-something set, using a series of linear vignettes. These characters, who in some manner just don't fit into the establishment norms, ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, experimental, contemplative ...
Plot: philosophy, writers, hitchhiker, dream, moon, anarchist, telescope, atomic bomb, cafe, tent, sunglasses, hit and run ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas, dallas texas, barcelona spain ...
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Gray's Anatomy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film documents, in an often dramatic and humorous fashion, Gray's investigations into alternative medicine for an eye condition (Macular pucker) he had developed.
Style: offbeat, humorous, psychological, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: culture clash, americana, doctors and patients, curses spells and rituals, introspection, obsessive quest, society, hopes, healing power, storytelling, monologue, performance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york
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Drunks (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the beginning of a nightly Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, Jim seems particularly troubled. His sponsor encourages him to talk that night, the first time in seven months, so he does - and leaves the meeting right after. As Jim wanders the night, ...
Style: realistic, talky, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: alcoholic, alcohol abuse, support group, addiction, redemption, drug abuse, couples, church, family problems, self discovery, introspection, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, los angeles
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Unhook the Stars (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Widowed mother Mildred must suddenly redefine herself and find an outlet for her nurturing side when her adult daughter moves out of the family home. Though Mildred thinks she's found her purpose when her neighbor, overworked single mother ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: suburbs, friendship, starting over, moving, surrogate mother, sandwich, little boy, suburban life, couple relations, introspection, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, california, ireland
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All About My Mother (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's father about the death of the son he never knew he had.
Style: touching, emotional, stylized, realistic, clever ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, transsexual, birthday, transplant, aids, friends, friendship, redemption, lesbian, funeral, gay slur ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: barcelona, spain, madrid, barcelona spain
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To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three New York drag queens on their way to Hollywood for a beauty pageant get stranded in a small Midwestern town for the entire weekend when their car breaks down. While waiting for parts for their Cadillac convertible, the flamboyant trio shows ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cross dressing, gender bending, gay, friendship, gay slur, small town, on the road, culture clash, gender, cross country, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, new york, california, london ...
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