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Tracey Takes On... (1996)
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Tracey Takes On... (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tracey Takes On... is a sketch comedy series starring comedienne Tracey Ullman. The show ran for four seasons on HBO and was commissioned after the success of the 1993 comedy special "Tracey Ullman Takes on New York." Each episode focuses on specific subject in which Ullman and her cast characters comment on or experience through a series of sketches and monologues.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, realistic, witty, not serious
Plot: parody, sexual relations, family relations, love and romance, family life, artists and showbiz, social differences, society, couples, charity, lifestyle, disorder, culture clash, showbiz, celebrity culture, interview
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots about disorder, lifestyle, couples, parody, family relations, artists and showbiz and showbiz mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Tracey Takes On...: The Underground (2006), Goodness Gracious Me (1998), Pauly (1997), New York Stand-Up Show (2010), Your Family or Mine (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Underground (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Underground was a sketch comedy series produced by and starring Damon Wayans. It aired on Showtime. Wayans describes the show as "In Living Color on steroids." In fact the show features raunchy, sexist, and racist behavior, and as ...
Style: dark humor, realistic, offbeat, not serious, humorous
Plot: parody, lifestyle, media satire, interracial relations, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, disorder, society, social differences, americana, media, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
Goodness Gracious Me (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Goodness Gracious Me is a BBC English language sketch comedy show originally aired on BBC Radio 4 from 1996 to 1998 and later televised on BBC Two from 1998 to 2001. The ensemble cast were four British Indian actors, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, ...
Style: witty, cynical, humorous, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: culture clash, immigrants, suburbs, eccentric family, society, punjab, working class, parody, suburban life, family relations, family life, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, india
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81%
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Pauly (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pauly, a.k.a. The Pauly Shore Show, was a comedy television series on FOX in 1997, starring Pauly Shore. It was cancelled after five episodes, leaving two episodes unaired.
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, couple relations, uninvited guest, parent getting married, thirtysomething life, life turned upside down, family relations, lifestyle, family life, disorder, couples, television
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
New York Stand-Up Show (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Chicks dig a British accent so either learn from the real deal or prepare to swoon when the Daily Show's John Oliver headlines his own series featuring wildly original stand-up sets from the likes of Eugene Mirman and Brian Posehn. Cheerio, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: showbiz, disorder, culture clash, friends, liberal, theater, artists and showbiz, performer's life, introspection, lifestyle, absurd humor, monologue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sitcom, not serious
Plot: culture clash, parents and children, couple relations, eccentric family, social differences, family relations, couples, family life, disorder, in-laws, marriage, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Katy Brand's Big Ass Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Katy Brand's Big Ass Show is a British comedy programme on ITV2. The show features comedian Katy Brand in skits of real life situations and stereotypes, as well and celebrities such as Amy Winehouse, Lily Allen, Lady Gaga, Angelina Jolie, ...
Style: biting, realistic, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: parody, showbiz, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, disorder
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, offbeat, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: journalism, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, showbiz, workplace, campaign, politics, media, friends, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Charmings (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Charmings is an American fantasy sitcom that aired from March 1987 to February 1988 on ABC. Based on the fairy tale Snow White, it chronicles Snow White and Prince Charming after they are transported in time from the Enchanted Forest to the 20th ...
Style: sitcom, fairy tale, humorous, cynical, witty ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: suburbs, curses spells and rituals, eccentric family, family, suburban life, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, disorder, family life, fish out of water, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, lifestyle, family relations, family life, couples, siblings relations, love affair, parents and children, couple relations, romance, love and romance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: not serious, witty, clever, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: parody, promiscuity, showbiz, gender, celebrity culture, media satire, artists and showbiz, cross dressing, celebrity guests, disorder, media, comedy team ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 80s, 90s ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Spoils of Babylon (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: This spoof of miniseries that chronicle the dynastic, multigenerational sagas of dysfunctional families is a grand spectacle. Each episode is introduced by "Spoils" author Eric Jonrush (Will Ferrell) and the adventure commences with ...
Style: realistic, surreal, offbeat, not serious, stylized ...
Plot: parents and children, unfulfilled love, siblings relations, eccentric family, family life, love and romance, farce, family business, parody, family relations, mogul, heir heiress
Time: 20th century
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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¡Rob! (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rob is an American comedy television series that premiered on CBS on January 12, 2012, at 8:30 pm as a midseason replacement for Rules of Engagement, and ended on March 1, 2012. The series stars Rob Schneider alongside Cheech Marin, Claudia Bassols, ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: culture clash, eccentric family, couple relations, society, newlyweds, disorder, couples, meet the parents, family relations, family, mexican american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Rhoda (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired 109 episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which Harper between the years 1970 and 1974 had played the role ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, sentimental, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: jewish, lifestyle, parents and children, city life, singleness, siblings relations, couple relations, couples, leaving home, urban, stewardess, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Saint George (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Saint George is an American television pilot that is in development for FX. The show was created by George Lopez, sitcom veteran Matt Williams and David McFadzean. It will be the comedian's first starring role in a sitcom since his ABC show, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: social differences, society, parents and children, family relations, culture clash, family life, mexican american, cousin cousin relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, father son relationship, uncle nephew relationship, mother son relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fat Actress is an American sitcom television series starring Kirstie Alley. It aired on Showtime in the United States in the spring of 2005, on Movie Central in Western Canada, The Movie Network in Eastern Canada, FX in the UK, Network Ten in ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: media, hypocrisy, lifestyle, actor's life, showbiz, physical appearance, hollywood, comeback, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, celebrity guests ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Ned and Stacey (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A self-centered ad exec and a liberal journalist enter into a marriage of convenience. He's trying to boost his business image; she likes his apartment.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage of convenience, odd couple, love and romance, disorder, promotion, arranged marriage, advertising, initially antagonists, lifestyle, couple relations, married couple, advertising agency ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Groove Tube (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Chevy Chase makes his film debut in this riotous collection of live skits. Directed by Ken Shapiro and featuring Chase, Richard Belzer and others, The Groove Tube mocks TV Land and its trappings by spoofing kids' shows -- from a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, based on sketch comedy, clever ...
Plot: parody, tv show, rising to stardom, showbiz, culture clash, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, buddies, ambition, lifestyle, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
 2K
That Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: That Girl is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971. It stars Marlo Thomas as the title character Ann Marie, an aspiring actress, who moves from her hometown of Brewster, New York to try to make it big in New York City. Ann has to take ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: workplace situations, love and romance, media, lifestyle, actor's life, workplace, tv show, couples, gender, showbiz, performer's life, workplace romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, culture clash, butler, fish out of water, family relations, verbal byplay, siblings relations, eccentric family, misfit, social differences, youth, estate ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Starlets (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Grosse Pointe is an American television parody series which aired on the WB Network during the 2000–2001 television season. Created by Darren Star, it was a satire depicting the behind-the-scenes drama on the set of a television show, and was ...
Style: humorous, cynical, not serious, sitcom, realistic ...
Plot: parody, tv show, actor, actress, director, media, actor's life, producer, lifestyle, backstage, starlet, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
In Living Color (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In Living Color is an American sketch comedy television series that originally ran on the Fox Network from April 15, 1990, to May 19, 1994. Brothers Keenen and Damon Wayans created, wrote and starred in the program. The show was produced by Ivory ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, topical humor, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, comedian, african american, disorder, social differences, nothing goes right, interracial relations, antisocial behavior, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, social relations, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Jeffersons (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jeffersons is an American sitcom that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, through July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The show was produced by the T.A.T. Communications Company from 1975–1982 and by Embassy ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: maid, society, urban, lifestyle, family life, couples, interracial relations, temperamental, city life, couple relations, living with parents, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movers & Shakers (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Joe Mulholland, Head of Production at a Hollywood studio, makes a rather fool-hardy promise to a dying friend. He undertakes to make a major movie using the title - if not the content - of a best-selling sex manual "Love in Sex". Enlisting ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, not serious, witty, humorous
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, down on your luck, celebrity culture, singleness, media satire, road not taken, media, hollywood, religions or cults, breakup ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Mind of Mencia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mind of Mencia was an American television comedy series on the cable channel Comedy Central. Hosted by Carlos Mencia, it aired from 2005 to 2008.
Style: realistic, witty, not serious, live comedy, ethnic humor
Plot: society, celebrity culture, sexual relations, performer's life, social relations, disorder, couples, catch phrase, racial stereotype, politics, stand up comedian, joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Alan Smithee finds himself the unwilling puppet of a potentially bad, big budget action film which he proceeds to steal the reels and leave the cast and crew in a frenzy.
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, offbeat, biting ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, parody, media, workplace situations, tv show, hidden identity, disorder, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comic Garry Shandling draws upon his own talk show experiences to create the character of Larry Sanders, a paranoid, insecure host of a late night talk show. Larry, along with his obsequious TV sidekick Hank Kingsley and his fiercely protective ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, biting, clever, witty ...
Plot: workplace, tv show, parody, producer, showbiz, celebrity culture, nothing goes right, media satire, performer's life, artists and showbiz, self involved, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bosom Buddies (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bosom Buddies is an American sitcom starring Tom Hanks and Peter Scolari created by Robert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller and Chris Thompson. It ran from 1980 to 1982 on ABC and in reruns in the summer of 1984 on NBC. The show features the ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: cross dressing, gender bending, advertising agency, hotel, showbiz, physical appearance, workplace romance, friendship, lifestyle, actor's life, battle of the sexes, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
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Barely Famous (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Introducing "Barely Famous": a docu-style comedy series. This show explores the hypocrisy of reality TV by centering around two sisters who say they would never do a reality show, but are being filmed by a camera crew. Over the course of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, biting, captivating, humorous
Plot: celebrity culture, nothing goes right, writer's life, artists and showbiz, media satire, hollywood, tv show, siblings relations, love and romance, disorder, family relations, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Red Green Show (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
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, ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, feel good, not serious, sitcom ...
Plot: parody, friends, family relations, goofy hero, media satire, friendship, battle of the sexes, manhood, lifestyle, family life, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Half & Half (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Half & Half is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from September 23, 2002, to May 15, 2006. The show focuses on the lives of two paternal half-sisters in their twenties who were estranged throughout their childhood, and are finally developing ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, touching, realistic
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, family relations, culture clash, love and romance, couples, initially antagonists, singleness, sister sister relationship, siblings relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%