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Dan for Mayor (2010)
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Dan for Mayor (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dan for Mayor is a Canadian television sitcom starring Fred Ewanuick that debuted on March 1, 2010 on CTV and The Comedy Network. It premiered the same night as Hiccups, a show created by Corner Gas star Brent Butt that also features fellow Corner Gas alumna Nancy Robertson. On June 7, 2010, both Dan for Mayor and Hiccups were renewed for a second season. The second season premiered on June 5, 2011. Neither show has been renewed for a third season.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, realistic, not serious, canadian humor
Plot: politics, small town, slacker, campaign, satire, friends, lifestyle, social relations, mayor, rivalry, friendship, couple relations, couples, small town life, buddies, thirtysomething life, male female relationship, bartender, waitress, political satire, fictional city, joke
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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Little Mosque on the Prairie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Little Mosque on the Prairie is a Canadian sitcom that aired on CBC, created by Zarqa Nawaz and produced by WestWind Pictures. It was filmed in Toronto, Ontario and Indian Head, Saskatchewan. The series was selected and showcased at the 2009 Dawn ...
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Corner Gas is a Canadian television sitcom created by Brent Butt. The series ran for six seasons from 2004 to 2009. Re-runs still air on CTV, CTV Two and The Comedy Network in Canada. Deriving its name from the roadside gas station in the fictional ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 27 min.
TV show
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Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 28 min.
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Country: Canada
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
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