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, problem solving, goofy hero, sitcom, nothing goes right, fish out of water, eccentricity, comedy of errors, british humour, immaturity, creativity, stupidity, odd, cult, farce, disorder, escapades, hapless, self involved, loner, immature, resourceful, mishap, 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, nothing goes right, goofy hero and fish out of water mostly in Comedy, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Mr. Bean: Bean (1997), Mr. Bean's Holiday (2007), Home Improvement (1991), Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973), Perfect Strangers (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 89K
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, realistic, offbeat, humorous, based on sketch comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: museum, painting, hospital, airport, amusement park, poster, surgery, creativity, farce, comedy of errors, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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, entertaining, light, sentimental ...
Plot: comedy of errors, goofy hero, vacation, escapades, misfit, actress, movie business, love and romance, road trip, video camera, videotaping, child in peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, england, europe, london, french riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Home Improvement (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Home Improvement is an American television sitcom starring Tim Allen, that aired from September 17, 1991 to May 25, 1999. The show was created by Matt Williams, Carmen Finestra and David McFadzean. In the 1990s, it was one of the most watched ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, handyman, friendship, couple relations, parents and children, family, family life, suburbs, family relations, disorder, battle of the sexes, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em is a BBC situation comedy, written by Raymond Allen and starring Michael Crawford and Michele Dotrice. It was first broadcast in 1973 and ran for three series, ending in 1978. The series follows the accident-prone ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, marriage, farce, family relations, disorder, supportive spouse, couple relations, workplace situations, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, friendship, greek, family, goofy hero, odd couple, fish out of water, misfit, partners, family relations, buddies, immigrants ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: feel good, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, hotel, farce, chef, tourist, goofy hero, waiter, family business, workplace situations, nothing goes right, disorder, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: benign alien, fish out of water, sitcom, alien, parents and children, family relations, family, comedy of errors, cat, suburbs, culture clash, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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: not serious, surreal, humorous, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, losing-it hero, comedy of errors, mental institution, wrongfully committed, countryside, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, doctors and patients, mental illness, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: not serious, humorous, witty, light, offbeat
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, alien, hidden identity, benign alien, eccentric family, family life, space and aliens, goofy hero, family secret, misfit, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, student, hippie, college life, buddies, cult, student life, twentysomething life, youth, social relations, friends, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, light, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, fashion, model, misfit, roommate, twentysomething life, fish out of water, disorder, friendship, ambition, talent agent, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, not serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nothing goes right, cult, disorder, farce, goofy hero, parody, chase, celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, chases and races, dirty old man ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, nothing goes right, sitcom, culture clash, fish out of water, office, misfit, workplace, disorder, boss and employee, workplace situations, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: not serious, humorous, surreal, offbeat
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, farce, alien, benign alien, goofy hero, odd couple, family, friendship, alien encounter, fish out of water, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: disorder, nothing goes right, misfit, actress playing multiple roles, british, british tv, comedian, joke, british humour
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, secretary, rich and poor, family, social differences, culture clash, eccentric family, suburbs, suburban life, urban, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: clever, talky, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, radio, goofy hero, down on your luck, hotel, artists and showbiz, buddies, desire for fame, friendship, celebrity culture, showbiz, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: goofy hero, womanizer, parody, chase, nothing goes right, chases and races, disorder, anti heroes, fish out of water, voyeurism, dishonesty, misfit ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, fish out of water, verbal byplay, siblings relations, social differences, butler, culture clash, family relations, misfit, estate ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, roommate, odd couple, slacker, singleness, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, partners, misfit, dull life, buddies, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, sitcom, parents and children, family life, family problems, struggle, working class, misfit, promiscuous daughter, adult humor, husband wife conflict, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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, not serious, talky, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, workplace, store, friends, best friends, odd couple, friendship, misfit, unfulfillment, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.9
 2K
Uncle (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Andy is a dissolute out-of work musician who forges an unlikely alliance with his 12-year-old nephew Errol after being morally blackmailed into looking after him by his chaotic sister Sam - all on the day Andy was planning to kill himself. Not a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: comedy of errors, nothing goes right, escapades, child care, uncle nephew relationship, sitcom, youth, family relations, disorder, wild ride, suicidal, responsibility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 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, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: violence, alcoholic, unemployed, alcohol, scam, buddies, virgin, misfit partners, fight, boredom, sexual humor, farce ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: farce, goofy hero, nothing goes right, couple relations, workplace situations, disorder, joke, sitcom, dialect, fool, costume, prank ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, clever, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: monty python, stupidity, nothing goes right, rock, disorder, fish out of water, cult, goofy hero, chaos and mayhem, media satire, showbiz, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: parody, media satire, artists and showbiz, news, disorder, media, tv news, fake news report, british, political satire, entertainment, anti fascist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, parents and children, anger, eccentric family, family relations, teenage life, prodigy, suburban life, youth, social satire, uptight character ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.0
 3K
Spy (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Spy is a British comedy series created and written by Simeon Goulden. The first series aired on 14 October 2011 on Sky1 in the UK, as well as on the online video service Hulu in the United States. A second series began airing on 19 October 2012, ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, light, captivating ...
Plot: spy, goofy hero, government agency, secret agents, undercover, family relations, disorder, career change, single parent, fellow agent, double life, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Facts of Life (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Facts of Life is an American sitcom that originally ran on the NBC television network from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it the longest running sitcom of the 1980's. A spin-off of the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes, the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, boarding school, friendship, boarding school life, best friends, teenage life, coming of age, youth, friends, abortion, lifestyle, problem solving ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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