Movies and TV shows like Dan for Mayor

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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
Plot: politics, slacker, small town, campaign, satire, friends, lifestyle, social relations, mayor, rivalry, friendship, couples, buddies, small town life, couple relations, thirtysomething life, bartender, male female relationship, joke, waitress, political satire, fictional city, canadian humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, realistic and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, lifestyle, friendship, buddies, couples, family relations and silly humor mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Dan for Mayor: Corner Gas (2004), Little Mosque on the Prairie (2007), Man Up! (2011), Friends with Better Lives (2014), Traffic Light (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Corner Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
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 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: village life, small town, gas station, family business, father son relationship, workplace, family relations, partners, lifestyle, disorder, cafe, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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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Place: canada
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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.'
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, buddies, couples, lifestyle, friends, couple relations, slacker, irresponsible, roommate, thirtysomething life, video game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Friends with Better Lives (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: A comedy about six friends at different stages in their lives – married, divorced, newly engaged and single – who are outwardly happy, but secretly questioning if their friends have it better. Andi and Bobby are happily married with two kids but ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Traffic Light (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Traffic Light is an American comedy television series that ran on Fox from February 8, 2011 to May 31, 2011. It is based on the Israeli TV show Ramzor, and was adapted to an American audience by Bob Fisher. The series aired Tuesdays at 9:30 pm ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
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Story: The Old Guys is a British comedy television series that revolves around two aging housemates: Tom Finnan and Roy Bowden. The pair live across the street from Sally, whom they both find attractive. Tom moved in with Roy after Roy's wife Penny ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
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Ramzor (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Israel
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
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Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Welcome to Sunnyside, the not-so-typical neighbourhood where anything can happen, and almost always does. From hipsters and yoga moms to meth addicts and romantic crooks, Sunnyside is a quirky neighbourhood in transition, where residents aren’t ...
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: not serious, realistic, sitcom, humorous, semi autobiographical
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Genre: Comedy
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TV show
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, captivating ...
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Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: The Red Green Show is a Canadian television comedy that aired on various channels in Canada, with its ultimate home at CBC Television, and on Public Broadcasting Service stations in the United States, from 1991 until the series finale April 7, 2006, ...
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Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Almost Heroes was a Canadian comedy TV series that premiered on Thursday, June 2, 2011 on Showcase, and ran for one season before being discontinued by Showcase at the beginning of the 2011 fall season. The series is centered on the lives of two ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: How to Be a Gentleman, inspired by the book of the same name, is a comedy about the unlikely friendship between a traditional, refined writer and an unrefined personal trainer. Andrew Carlson (David Hornsby) is an etiquette columnist whose devotion ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, feel good ...
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Spin City (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light ...
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Him & Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
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Hiccups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Hiccups is a Canadian television series created by Corner Gas star Brent Butt, who is also the writer, show runner and executive producer of the program. The series was produced by Laura Lightbown and David Storey and airs on CTV and The Comedy ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, feel good ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Calvin Palmer is the owner of a barbershop on the Southside of Chicago. Reluctantly inheriting the neighborhood establishment and popular hangout from his father, he juggles his responsibilities to his clients, his family, and his community as a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Dads is an American sitcom which premiered on September 17, 2013 and airs Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c on Fox. The series was created by Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, and follows Warner and Eli, two successful video game developers whose lives are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, captivating, light ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
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