Movies and TV shows like Mr. Bean

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Mr. Bean (1990)
 8.5
 86K
Mr. Bean (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
Story: Mr Bean turns simple everyday tasks into chaotic situations and will leave you in stitches as he creates havoc wherever he goes.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, socially awkward, goofy hero, sitcom, nothing goes right, fish out of water, creativity, problem solving, stupidity, comedy of errors, eccentricity, farce, immaturity, british humour, odd, loner, mishap, escapades, disorder, hapless, immature, resourceful, self involved, cult, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe

Most similar movies to Mr. Bean

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and witty films and TV series with plots about disorder, sitcom, misfit, british humour, fish out of water, nothing goes right and goofy hero mostly in Comedy, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Mr. Bean: Bean (1997), Mr. Bean's Holiday (2007), Gilligan's Island (1964), Fawlty Towers (1975), Perfect Strangers (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
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Bean (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bean works as a caretaker at Britain's formidable Royal National Gallery, and his bosses want to fire him because he sleeps at work all the time, but can't because the chairman of the gallery's board defends him. They send him to USA, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, emotional, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: painting, museum, disorder, hidden identity, misfit, nothing goes right, goofy hero, comedy of errors, fish out of water, escapades, dishonesty, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mr. Bean's Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mr. Bean wins a trip to Cannes where he unwittingly separates a young boy from his father and must help the two reunite. On the way he discovers France, bicycling and true love, among other things.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sentimental, entertaining ...
Plot: comedy of errors, vacation, goofy hero, misfit, escapades, love and romance, actress, videotaping, road trip, movie business, video camera, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, london, europe, england, french riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Gilligan's Island (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gilligan's Island is an American sitcom created and produced by Sherwood Schwartz and originally produced by United Artists Television. The situation comedy series featured Bob Denver; Alan Hale, Jr.; Jim Backus; Natalie Schafer; Tina Louise; ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, sitcom, shipwreck, misfit, escapades, adventure, storm, mad scientist, secretary, survival, danger, sea disaster ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.8
 75K
Fawlty Towers (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fawlty Towers is a British sitcom produced by BBC Television that was first broadcast on BBC2 in 1975 and 1979. Twelve episodes were made. The show was written by John Cleese and his then wife Connie Booth, both of whom also starred in the ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: hotel, sitcom, chef, tourist, farce, waiter, family business, workplace, couples, obnoxious boss, disorder, owner ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Perfect Strangers (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Perfect Strangers is an American sitcom that ran for eight seasons from March 25, 1986, to August 6, 1993, on the ABC television network. Created by Dale McRaven, the series chronicles the rocky coexistence of midwestern American Larry Appleton and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: greek, friendship, sitcom, misfit, stewardess, family, goofy hero, immigrants, buddies, partners, disorder, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 215
Asylum (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Asylum is a British comedy series which was shown on Paramount Comedy Channel in 1996. Set in a mental asylum, it ran for one series of six episodes. Unlike traditional sitcoms or comedy television shows, it was to some extent an opportunity for ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: sitcom, mistaken identity, mental illness, mental institution, nothing goes right, confined, doctors and patients, wrongfully committed, confinement indoors, losing-it hero, support group, delivery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 28K
ALF (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, sitcom, fish out of water, alien, cat, parents and children, family, suburbs, family relations, friendship, comedy of errors, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 8K
Mork & Mindy (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mork & Mindy is an American science fiction sitcom broadcast from 1978 until 1982 on ABC. The series starred Robin Williams as Mork, an alien who comes to Earth from the planet Ork in a small, one-man egg-shaped spaceship. Pam Dawber co-starred ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, surreal
Audience: date night, teens, family outing
Plot: sitcom, farce, alien, goofy hero, imaginary, family, misfit, odd couple, friendship, fish out of water, space and aliens, benign alien ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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I Live with Models (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Tommy is a chubby barista, whose perfect hands catapult him into the glamorous but ruthless world of modelling. He can take everything his new career throws at him but the hard part is dealing with his new roommates – a tough-talking catalogue ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, fashion, model, misfit, fish out of water, roommate, disorder, twentysomething life, talent agent, friendship, ambition, job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, light, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, sitcom, alien, hidden identity, family secret, family life, eccentric family, goofy hero, space and aliens, benign alien, everyday life, disguise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.2
 12K
The Young Ones (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 410 min.
Story: The Young Ones is a British sitcom, broadcast in Great Britain from 1982 to 1984 in two six-part series. Shown on BBC2, it featured anarchic, offbeat humour which helped bring alternative comedy to television in the 1980s and made household names of ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, witty, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, hippie, student, college life, lifestyle, misfit, suicidal, youth, student life, social misfits, social relations, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Fast Show (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Fast Show is a multi BAFTA award winning sketch comedy show written and produced by Paul Whitehouse and Charlie Higson.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: disorder, nothing goes right, misfit, actress playing multiple roles, joke, comedian, british tv, british, british humour
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Benny Hill Show (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 51 min.
Story: The Benny Hill Show is a British comedy television show that starred Benny Hill and aired in various incarnations between 15 January 1955 and 30 May 1991 in over 140 countries. The show focused on sketches that were full of slapstick, mime, parody, ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, sexual, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artists and showbiz, goofy hero, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, chases and races, disorder, parody, chase, promiscuity, dirty old man, showbiz, cult ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Comedy about an inept American placed in charge of sales at his company's London branch. He has no experience with British culture, knows nothing about sales, and has only one employee, Dave. Each episode begins with a scene of Margaret ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: lifestyle change, power relations, workplace problem, misfit, office, boss, deception, sitcom, farce, fish out of water, boss and employee, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
I'm Alan Partridge (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: I'm Alan Partridge is a BBC situation comedy starring Steve Coogan, of which two series of six episodes each were produced — the first in 1997 and the second in 2002. The series followed the titular Alan Partridge, a failed television ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, talky, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: radio, sitcom, buddies, showbiz, social awkwardness, lifestyle, celebrity culture, goofy hero, down on your luck, desire for fame, disorder, layoff ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.5
 49K
Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Black Books centres around the foul tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black. Bernard’s devotion to the twin pleasures of drunkenness and wilful antagonism deepens and enriches both his life and that of Manny, his assistant. ...
Style: surreal, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, best friends, workplace, odd couple, store, salesman, workplace situations, uptight character, workplace problem, friendship, irish, odd ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.7
 1K
Benny Hill (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: This timeless modern slapstick-format doesn't really have a plot, but is an irresistible rapid succession of independent short, comical scenes, mostly without any text, often using artificial speed enhancing in the countless chases, which have ...
Style: cynical, sexual, realistic, not serious, stylized ...
Plot: misfit, fish out of water, parody, voyeurism, jealous spouse, social relations, sexism, womanizer, chases and races, disorder, dishonesty, chase ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Beverly Hillbillies is an American situation comedy originally broadcast for nine seasons on CBS from 1962 to 1971, starring Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, and Max Baer, Jr. The series is about a poor backwoods family transplanted to ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, secretary, rise to the top, couple relations, suburban life, parents and children, rich and poor, culture clash, eccentric family, disorder, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 7.1
 98
Sketch-up (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A comedy series, in which Beatrice Richter and Dieter Krebs play several sketches in every episode. In Later Seasons Richter was replaced by Iris Berben.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, not serious
Plot: farce, couple relations, goofy hero, nothing goes right, workplace situations, disorder, joke, sitcom, male female relationship, costume, sarcasm, prank ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.2
 11K
Bottom (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bottom is a British anarchic sitcom that originally aired on BBC2 between 1991 and 1995. It was written by and starring comic duo Adrian Edmondson and Rik Mayall as Richie and Eddie, two flatmates who live on the dole in Hammersmith, London. The ...
Style: surreal, realistic, witty, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: unemployed, alcoholic, alcohol, scam, violence, virgin, partners, buddies, misfit, nazism, sexual activity, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Monty Python’s Flying Circus is a British sketch comedy series created by the comedy group Monty Python and broadcast by the BBC from 1969 to 1974. The shows were composed of surreality, risqué or innuendo-laden humour, sight gags and ...
Style: surreal, biting, not serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: stupidity, monty python, cross dressing, chaos, fish out of water, rock, accountant, cult, showbiz, society, insanity, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Thin Blue Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Thin Blue Line is a British sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson set in a police station that ran for two series on the BBC from 1995 to 1996. It was written by Ben Elton.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police station, police, sergeant, partners against crime, goofy hero, workplace, police investigation, incompetent police, working undercover, nothing goes right, crime, british humour ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
11%
British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Men Behaving Badly is a British sitcom that was created and written by Simon Nye. It follows the lives of Gary Strang and his flatmates, Dermot Povey and Tony Smart. It was first broadcast on ITV in 1992. A total of six series were made along with a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, friendship, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, self involved, friends, social awkwardness, singleness, couple relations, misfit partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 8.6
 45K
Peep Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peep Show is an award-winning British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb amongst others. It has been broadcast on Channel ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: roommate, sitcom, odd couple, slacker, doubts and hesitations, workplace situations, coworker, twentysomething life, failed attempt, unfulfillment, neighbor, musician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, neurotic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, sitcom, anger, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, eccentric family, prodigy, youth, suburban life, uptight character, social satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Black Adder the Third (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: During the Regency period, the insane King George III's stark raving mad son, George, is the Prince Regent of Wales. Vulgar and staggeringly slow-and-dim-witted, George exhausts the country's money and would surely be dead by know were it ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: king, prince, duel, stupidity, robbery, state affairs, insanity, butler, owner, disorder, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s, 1790s, 1700s
Place: england, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, teenage life, black family, culture clash, fish out of water, butler, family relations, social differences, misfit, youth, siblings relations, verbal byplay ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 8.0
 33K
Raising Hope (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: James "Jimmy" Chance is a clueless 24-year-old who impregnates a serial killer during a one-night-stand. Earning custody of his daughter after the mother is sentenced to death, Jimmy relies on his oddball but well-intentioned family for ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, not serious, captivating ...
Plot: babies and infants, family life, sitcom, living with parents, parenthood, responsibility, eccentric family, immature, twentysomething life, lifestyle, lifestyle change, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Married with Children (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Married... with Children is an American sitcom that aired for 11 seasons. It featured a dysfunctional family living in a fictional Chicago, Illinois, suburb. The show, notable for being the first prime-time television series to air on Fox, ran from ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, sitcom, struggle, family problems, family life, parents and children, misfit, working class, promiscuous daughter, dog, marriage, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Attention, comedy fans: NOT THE NINE O'CLOCK NEWS is the real thing. This is scathing, no-holds-barred Brit humor at its best. Rapid-fire skits starring Rowan Atkinson (Mr. Bean) are as politically incorrect as they are side-bustingly funny, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, witty
Plot: parody, disorder, news, artists and showbiz, media satire, media, tv news, entertainment, british tv, anti fascist, british, political satire ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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