Breaking the fourth wall movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant breaking the fourth wall movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, funny, cult film, clever, entertaining and weird films and TV shows about / with breaking the fourth wall, storytelling, fight, police, chase, dialogue, violence, brutality, mentor and revenge plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as breaking the fourth wall: Deadpool (2016), SLC Punk! (1998), Enola Holmes (2020), She-Hulk: Attorney at Law (2022), Last Action Hero (1993), The Mask (1994), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), House of Cards (2013), Deadpool 2 (2018), The Emperor's New Groove (2000).

List of breaking the fourth wall movies

Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: exciting, stylized, parody, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: superhero, revenge, fight scenes, immortality, violence, escapades, dark hero, invulnerability, regeneration, dark humor, mutant, x men ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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SLC Punk! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two former geeks become 1980s punks, then party and go to concerts while deciding what to do with their lives.
Style: realistic, harsh, intense, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, subculture, rebelliousness, self destructing, coming of age, rock, rebellion, breaking the fourth wall, drug overdose, friendship, drugs, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: north dakota, california, utah, england, woodstock ...
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Enola Holmes (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: While searching for her missing mother, intrepid teen Enola Holmes uses her sleuthing skills to outsmart big brother Sherlock and help a runaway lord.
Style: feminist film, romantic, funny, exciting, mysterious ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, family outing, teen drama
Plot: sherlock holmes, victorian england, strong female lead, amateur detective, female detective, runaway teen, feminism, female protagonist, runaway, teenage protagonist, private detective, fight ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, future
Place: london, england, scotland yard
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She-Hulk: Attorney at Law (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Jennifer Walters navigates the complicated life of a single, 30-something attorney who also happens to be a green 6-foot-7-inch superpowered hulk.
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous, tense, anime
Plot: superhero, lawyer, female lawyer, superheroine, transformation, villain, breaking the fourth wall, super strength, disney, female protagonist, feminism, attorney ...
Place: los angeles
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Last Action Hero (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to ...
Style: exciting, parody, entertaining, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: magic, heroes, chase, gunfight, parallel universe, boy, villain, breaking the fourth wall, miraculous event, good versus evil, taxi, tough cop ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1993, 20th century
Place: new york, los angeles, california, usa, new york state ...
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The Mask (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When timid bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss discovers a magical mask containing the spirit of the Norse god Loki, his entire life changes. While wearing the mask, Ipkiss becomes a supernatural playboy exuding charm and confidence which allows him to catch ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: superhero, alter ego, dual identity, supernatural power, superhuman powers, villain, transformation, double life, dog, magic, masked man, urban setting ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: feel good, entertaining, funny, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, friendship, teacher, school, teenage girl, childhood, one day, teenage boy, skipping school, teenage angst ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california, illinois
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House of Cards (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of ...
Style: serious, clever, political, cynical, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, adult
Plot: politics, political intrigue, political corruption, manipulation, state affairs, intrigue, blind ambition, strategy, lobbyist, media, journalism, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Deadpool 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
Style: funny, psychotronic, entertaining, bloody, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: superhero, mission, supernatural power, invulnerability, hitman, one man army, time travel, mutant, dark hero, heroes, murder, dark humor ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: tokyo, asia, japan, hong kong
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The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, light, fairy tale, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, good versus evil, talking animals, transformation, emperor, human becoming an animal, spoiled brat, change of heart, partners, friendship, palace, llama ...
Time: 15th century
Place: peru, latin america, south america
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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, surreal, parody, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: monty python, king arthur, holy grail, knight, arthurian legend, satire, medieval, sword fight, surrealism, monk, legends and myths, cult ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
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Annie Hall (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the city of New York, comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.
Style: philosophical, non-linear, romantic, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: relationships, love and romance, neurosis, marriage, divorce, jewish, comedian, unlikely friendships, loneliness, love story, friendship, art ...
Time: 70s, 1940s, 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, los angeles, california, usa, brooklyn new york city ...
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Run Sweetheart Run (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman runs for her life though the streets of Los Angeles after her blind date suddenly turns violent.
Style: captivating, scary, atmospheric, psychotronic, surprise ending ...
Plot: blind date, suspense, breaking the fourth wall, mother daughter relationship, taxi driver, lawyer, employer employee relationship, pretty woman, law firm, burned alive, offscreen killing, single mother ...
Time: 2020s
Place: los angeles
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Mafia! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father.
Style: parody, humorous, funny, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, father son relationship, farce, casino, multiple storylines, stupidity, dumb, satire, justice, adaptation, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, year 1933, year 1967, year 1938
Place: italy, sicily, europe, usa, las vegas ...
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The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, animals, good versus evil, friendship, jungle, imaginary kingdom, talking animals, kids and family, rescue, anthropomorphism, best friend, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
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The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, psychological, psychotronic ...
Plot: haunted house, vampire, curse, witchcraft, investigation, murder, female vampire, wax museum, country house, supernatural power, suspense, evil child ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, europe, scotland, england
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From Beyond the Grave (1974)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four customers purchase (or take) items from Temptations Limited, an antiques shop whose motto is "Offers You Cannot Resist". A nasty fate awaits all of them—particularly those who cheat the shop's Proprietor.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, gothic horror ...
Plot: ghost, curse, seance, exorcism, occult, afterlife, rivalry, store, vengeance, supernatural, mysterious character, chaos ...
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A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The orphaned Baudelaire children face trials, tribulations and the evil Count Olaf, all in their quest to uncover the secret of their parents' death.
Style: captivating, ironic, melancholic, funny, thought provoking ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, children, life is a bitch, breaking the fourth wall, cynicism, escapades, coming of age, dishonesty, suspense, obsession, hopes, magic realism ...
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How to Murder Your Wife (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Stanley Ford leads an idyllic bachelor life. He is a nationally syndicated cartoonist whose Bash Brannigan series provides him with a luxury townhouse and a full-time valet, Charles. When he wakes up the morning after the night before - he had ...
Style: surprise ending, witty, clever, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: farce, butler, uxoricide, language barrier, lust, misogynist, misogyny, bachelor, sexism, breaking the fourth wall, husband wife reunion, sexist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, new york
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There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven teens head up to a cabin on the lake for spring break. Mike has studied all horror films on video, and recognizes the signs of foreshadowing of doom. The others dismiss his concerns as the workings of a person that watches too many videos, but ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, deadly creature, spring break, cabin in the woods, teenage boy, basement, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, escape, possessed woman, survival, creature, group of teenagers ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Join Ash Ketchum, accompanied by his partner Pikachu, as he travels through many regions, meets new friends and faces new challenges on his quest to become a Pokémon Master.
Style: anime, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: villain, attack, evolution, training, nurse, police, breaking the fourth wall, theft, friendship, childhood, imaginary kingdom, animal training ...
Time: future
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Hail Mary (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of the Virgin birth, Mary is a student who plays basketball and works at her father's petrol station; Joseph is an earnest dropout who drives a cab. The angel Gabriel must school Joseph to accept Mary's pregnancy, ...
Style: controversial, avant garde, disturbing, erotic, art house ...
Plot: female nudity, basketball, breaking the fourth wall, female athlete, gas station, virgin, jesus, anti christianity, sex, exploitation, bible, women ...
Time: 80s
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The Public Woman (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An inexperienced young actress is invited to play a role in a film based on Dostoyevsky's 'The Possessed'. The film director, a Czech immigrant in Paris, takes over her life, and in a short time she is unable to draw the line between ...
Style: erotic, avant garde, art house, experimental, political ...
Plot: erotica, nude model, female orgasm, orgasm, surrealism, filmmaking, manipulation, insanity, sex scene, female nudity, doppelganger, sexy girl ...
Place: france, paris france
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Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: demon, supernatural, monster, good versus evil, zombie, demonic possession, brutality, on the run, save the world, prostitute, temptation, artifact ...
Time: 90s, year 1917, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
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Cadillac Man (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joe's a car salesman with a problem. He has two days to sell 12 cars or he loses his job. This would be a difficult task at the best of times but Joe has to contend with his girlfriends (he's two timing), a missing teenage daughter and an ...
Style: humorous, intense, talky, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: car salesman, jealousy, hostage, workplace, gangsters, vengeance, justice, dysfunctional family, police investigation, police, race against time, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
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The Big Lebowski (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, a Los Angeles slacker who only wants to bowl and drink white Russians, is mistaken for another Jeffrey Lebowski, a wheelchair-bound millionaire, and finds himself dragged into a strange series of events ...
Style: absurd, surreal, humorous, neo noir, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bowling, slacker, weed, mistaken identity, hippie, marijuana, nihilism, hallucination, drugs, cult, death of friend, twists and turns ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california, pasadena california
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Bad Girls from Mars (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Someone is killing off the female leads of the movie production "Bad Girls from Mars." The producers feel they should try to finish the film, even though they're making a lucrative amount from insurance payoffs, so they fly in ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy, psychotronic, slasher, campy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, filmmaking, breaking the fourth wall, prostitute, female nudity, transsexual, murder, promiscuous woman, oral sex, jealousy, fondling, blonde ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, usa, california
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Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.
Style: humorous, funny, sex comedy, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, beer, party, female nudity, marijuana, youth, teenager, revenge, lust, cheerleader, slacker, sex ...
Time: year 1962, 70s, 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: pennsylvania
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Rosario + Vampire (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Tskune accidentally gets on a bus to a school of monsters.
Style: anime, ecchi, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: school, jealousy, vampire, harem, monster, fantasy world, female nudity, magic, witch, supernatural, high school, breaking the fourth wall ...
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Fight Club (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the ...
Style: surprise ending, psychological, thought provoking, twist ending, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, manly, girls' night
Plot: twists and turns, psychology, plot twist, fight, self destructing, insanity, fighting the system, split personality, schizophrenia, losing-it hero, against the rules, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: delaware, los angeles, usa
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