Most Popular Meta Movies and TV Shows
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1. Serenity (2019)
R | 106 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A fishing boat captain juggles facing his mysterious past and finding himself ensnared in a reality where nothing is what it seems.
Votes: 22,783 | Gross: $8.55M
2. Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
An I.R.S. auditor suddenly finds himself the subject of narration only he can hear: narration that begins to affect his entire life, from his work, to his love-interest, to his death.
Votes: 208,380 | Gross: $40.14M
3. Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television (2017– )
TV-MA | 30 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
In a world where Hollywood actors can partner up with real cops to solve crimes on their shows, a no-nonsense cop is forced to team up with an air-headed actor, Ryan Hansen, for his new YouTube Premium crime reality show/meta sitcom.
4. One Cut of the Dead (2017)
96 min | Comedy, Horror
Things go badly for a hack director and film crew shooting a low budget zombie movie in an abandoned WWII Japanese facility, when they are attacked by real zombies.
6. Grave Encounters 2 (2012)
Not Rated | 95 min | Horror
A film student who is obsessed with the movie Grave Encounters sets out with his friends to visit the psychiatric hospital depicted in the original film.
8. Too Many Cooks (2014 TV Short)
TV-MA | 11 min | Short, Comedy, Horror
A series of montages that parodies the introductory title sequences of generic 70s, 80s and 90s TV shows of various genres slowly turns into an absurdist meta slasher and then the parody becomes even weirder.
11. Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story (2005)
R | 94 min | Comedy
Director Michael Winterbottom (Northam) attempts to shoot the adaptation of Laurence Sterne's essentially unfilmable novel, "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman."
Votes: 12,002 | Gross: $1.25M
13. Ultra Low (2018)
117 min | Drama
A meta drama described as a cross between Clerks and Entourage, following a real-life filmmaking team in an unfiltered look behind the scenes as they struggle to break down the doors of Hollywood.
14. Action (1999–2000)
TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama
A series that centers on Peter Dragon (played by Jay Mohr), a Hollywood executive. His last, massively expensive, movie bombed and he needs a hit. Will "Beverley Hills Gun Club" be it?
16. Be My Cat: A Film for Anne (2015)
87 min | Horror, Thriller
An aspiring Romanian filmmaker obsessed with Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway goes to shocking extremes to convince Anne to star in his upcoming film.
17. Deformed Monsters (1997)
PG-13 | 80 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Mad scientist brings Dracula, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and Frankenstein's Monster to life... but there's a problem and they end up three feet tall.
18. The Stanley Parable (2013 Video Game)
T | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
An omnipotent narrator tries to tell a story about Stanley, a silent office worker who one day discovers that everyone but him has disappeared from the office building. If Stanley tries to disobey the narrator, interesting things happen.
19. Sentimental Education (I) (2013)
84 min | Drama, Romance
Áurea is a sentimental older woman, who befriends teenager Áureo. They like each other, so she talks to him about herself, her spirituality, mysticism and existence itself. They become inseparable, so his jealous mother confronts her.
20. Killer Eye: Halloween Haunt (2011)
Not Rated | 69 min | Horror
When Jenna asks her four hot girlfriends to help convert an old mansion into a Halloween Haunt, they decide to party instead! Things get steamy between the girls, until they accidentally ... See full summary »
21. Truth About Men (2010)
Not Rated | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Mads, a 34-year-old scriptwriter, goes through a crisis in life when a close friend of his has a stroke and ends up in a coma. Mads breaks up with his girlfriend for ten years and tries to ... See full summary »
22. Monsters in the Woods (2012)
96 min | Horror
A micro-budget movie crew treks into the wilderness to shoot horror scenes for their unsellable indie-drama. They soon find themselves in the midst of their own real horror movie, as they are hunted by a large group of creatures.
24. Ah! My Goddess: Bad Goddess The Anime Video Comic (2017– )
Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When Planet Earth is destroyed in a Nuclear Holocaust, the Goddesses and the Nekomi Gang are forced to relocate to the futuristic world of Planet Belldandy, where they find themselves ... See full summary »
25. Killer7 (2005 Video Game)
M | Action, Crime, Horror
A new terrorist threat called Heaven Smile scares the world, and it is up to Harman Smith and his 7 split personalities to destroy each and every one of the Heaven Smile, and make his way to Kun Lan; the man with the God-Hand.
26. Myth (2019)
89 min | Comedy, Drama
A lonely young man encounters his idol, the strange and elusive director of his favorite film "Myth"; recruiting him for a new project that will send his life spiraling into chaos.
27. Fast Film (2003)
14 min | Animation, Short, Adventure
Bits of found film and different types of animation illustrate a classic chase scene scenario: A woman is abducted and a man comes to her rescue, but during their escape they find themselves in the enemy's secret headquarters.
Director: Virgil Widrich
Adventure, Drama, Mystery | Filming
While making an apocalyptic film about two lovers ending the world, an ambitious couple abandons production and embarks on a secret mission to end the world for real to save it from suffering.
32. Saga (2016)
A Black Metal music video director wants to make a viking feature with the help of his rocker and biker friends. In the Norse classic Eyrbyggja saga they find an ancient zombie story.
35. Vampire Zombie Werewolf (2010–2011)
After partnering with a not-so-classic suburban couple, a webseries producer with a string of derivative, monster-themed successes learns that the deadly creatures of his imagination are ... See full summary »
36. Generic Thriller (2009)
81 min | Comedy, Drama
The writer can do anything he wants, right? Or maybe not...as Steven, a handsome young theater history professor discovers when he sets out to write a stage thriller - a plain, old generic ... See full summary »
74 min | Comedy, Drama
When an outrageously absurd event results in the world having only 2 hours left before nuclear annihilation, a group of amateur student filmmakers decide to make one last film to consecrate human existence.
85 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror | Post-production
When an online shock jock's latest episode takes him on a journey into the notorious deep web, his own darkness threatens to drag him into the depths of the binary abyss.
39. Shadow of the Game (2012 Video Game)
Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
One of the strongest guilds in a fictive MMORPG is embarking on the last expansion's final raid to become the highest ranking guild in game. The event is so tremendous that even the MMO's ... See full summary »
41. The Muppet CDROM: Muppets Inside (1996 Video Game)
E | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Dr. Bunsen Honeydew's latest experiment has backfired and now all the Muppets have become trapped inside the player's computer. Play numerous FMV mini-games to help them escape their computer puns-heavy predicament.
42. I Love You (II) (2018)
12 min | Short, Drama
Upcoming actress Alex is on her journey of trying to reach the top and reach her potential in the film industry and embarks on her latest role of appearing on a popular TV show. There's just one problem, she has to perform a sex scene.
44. Meltozoid-The Remake (2019)
10 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy
When a hack producer sets plans in motion to remake a classic 60s B-horror film, the film's director literally rolls over in his grave and returns to stop his beloved movie's legacy from being tarnished.
Shortly after watching Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2, a film infamously known as an exploitation hack job, Kevin gets the idea to exploit Bad Goddess by re-editing it's episodes into feature length films with documentary introductions.
29 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
Mockumentary about the animation studio that created the online cartoon series Rats on Cocaine.
48. Scenes of the Behind (2019)
12 min | Short, Comedy, Drama | Post-production
Forest, an ambitious, naïve young "auteur" sets out to make his very own Citizen Kane, slated to premiere at the next Cannes Film Festival. Although, in reality - revealed through the ... See full summary »
49. Mise-en-abyme (2006)
19 min | Short, Mystery
With three filming locations at a time, three directors and no leading actress it is not easy to shoot a movie. Especially not when you are filming an experimental piece of work...