Movies and TV shows like Last of the Summer Wine

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Last of the Summer Wine (1973)
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Last of the Summer Wine (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Unencumbered by wives, jobs or any other responsibilities, three senior citizens who've never really grown up explore their world in the Yorkshire Dales. They spend their days speculating about their fellow townsfolk and thinking up adventures not usually favored by the elderly. Last of the Summer Wine premiered as an episode of Comedy Playhouse in 1973. The show ran for 295 episodes until 2010. It is the longest running comedy Britain has produced and the longest running sitcom in the world.
Style: sitcom, humorous, talky, realistic, witty, semi serious, clever, contemplative, philosophical
Plot: countryside, friendship, elderly, small town, village, golden years, friends, social relations, retirement, british humour, library, veteran, british, working class, married couple, childhood friend, pub, trio, childhood friends, cafe, unemployment, english countryside, village life, aging, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 80s, 70s, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s
Place: yorkshire, northern england, england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about british humour, friends, friendship, workplace, working class, society and family relations mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Last of the Summer Wine: Father Ted (1995), Only Fools and Horses.... (1981), The Vicar of Dibley (1994), Clatterford (2006), Waiting for God (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Father Ted (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A crazy comedy about three rather strange parish priests exiled to Craggy Island, a remote island off the Irish west coast.
Style: surreal, semi serious, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: priest, island, clergy, friendship, against the odds, family relations, small town, family life, eccentric family, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe
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Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The misadventures of two wheeler dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter of “Trotters Independent Traders PLC” who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: working class, family relations, black market, cons and scams, eccentric family, disorder, veteran, hopes, dishonesty, partners, siblings relations, scam ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, europe
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The Vicar of Dibley (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
Story: Reverend Granger is assigned as the Vicar of the rural parish of Dibley, but she is not quite what the villagers expected.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: english countryside, village, church, holiday, conservative, small town, friendship, priest, small community, son, cottage, farmer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: england, europe, britain
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Clatterford (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Jam & Jerusalem is a British sit-com that aired on BBC One from 2006 to 2009. Written by Jennifer Saunders and Abigail Wilson, it starred Sue Johnston, Jennifer Saunders, Pauline McLynn, Dawn French, Maggie Steed, David Mitchell, and Sally ...
Style: sitcom, uplifting, witty, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: village life, friendship, village, family relations, loss of spouse, layoff, wisdom of life, retirement home, family tradition, friends, strong female presence, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, britain
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Waiting for God (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Waiting for God is a British sitcom that ran on BBC1 from 1990 to 1994 starring Graham Crowden as Tom and Stephanie Cole as Diana, two spirited residents of a retirement home who spend their time running rings around the home's oppressive ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, retirement home, antisocial behavior, couples, in-laws, retired, friends, generation gap, oldtimer, staff, traditional versus modern, retirement home life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere is the much-loved sequel to Peter Kay's critically-acclaimed comedy series, "Phoenix Nights". Written by and starring Peter Kay and Patrick McGuinness, this six-part comedy/drama series is the ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: motor home, on the road, friendship, friends, traveler, buddies, lifestyle, odd couple, social relations, disorder, silly humor, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, britain
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Early Doors (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom set in a small pub in Manchester, “The Grapes”, where daily life is bound up in the issues of love, loneliness, and blocked urinals. Regular drinkers Joe and Duffy pass the time with landlord Ken and his police officer cronies.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: everyday life, buddies, workplace, society, working class, workplace situations, old friend, bar, pub, indoor, gossip and rumors, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: northern england, england, europe
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Keeping Up Appearances (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Keeping Up Appearances is a British sitcom created and written by Roy Clarke for the BBC. Centred on the life of eccentric, social-climbing snob Hyacinth Bucket, the sitcom follows her obsessive and determined attempts to impress in middle class ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: snob, family relations, social differences, siblings relations, working class, blind ambition, ambition, lifestyle, society, upscale, eccentric family, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? is a British sitcom which was broadcast between 9 January 1973 and 9 April 1974 on BBC1. It was the colour sequel to the mid-1960s hit The Likely Lads. It was created and written, as was its predecessor, by Dick ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friends, working class, marriage, factory worker, society, buddies, workplace, grownups, homecoming, friendship, middle class, odd couple ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: northern england, england, europe
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The Likely Lads (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Likely Lads is a British sitcom created and written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, and produced by Dick Clement. Twenty episodes were broadcast by the BBC, in three series, between 16 December 1964 and 23 July 1966. However, only eight of ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: working class, friendship, workplace situations, friends, factory worker, buddies, society, workplace, pub, electrician, male friendship, dysfunctional relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: northern england, england, europe
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Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Comedy series about three young women living in Leeds who've graduated, had a year out, and are now struggling to find a job they're passionate about, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. A sitcom about ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, friends, friendship, best friends, roommate, female friendship, british humour, strong female presence, petty job, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, talky, witty ...
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, roommate, irresponsible, slacker, misfit partners, social awkwardness, self involved, singleness, loser, couple relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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Corner Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: village life, gas station, small town, workplace, family relations, small town life, boss and employee, suburban life, partners, lifestyle, workplace situations, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
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Desmond's (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Desmond's was a British television situation comedy broadcast by Channel 4 from 1989 to 1994. With 71 episodes, Desmond's became Channel 4's longest-running sitcom. The first series was shot in 1988, with the first episode broadcast ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: working class, barbershop, nagging and grouching, society, friends, social relations, couple relations, couples, family business, beauty salon, social differences, immigrants ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england
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The Royle Family (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: British comedy series focusing on the lives of a working-class family in Manchester who love the TV.
Style: sitcom, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, family relations, suffering, indoor, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, couple relations, grandparent and grandchild, couples, temperamental, in-laws ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: manchester, northern england, england, europe
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Phoenix Nights (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights is a British sitcom about The Phoenix Club, a working men's club in the northern English town of Farnworth, Greater Manchester. The show was written by Neil Fitzmaurice, Peter Kay and Dave Spikey, produced by ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, workplace, ambition, workplace situations, boss and employee, disability, workplace problem, bar, british humour, blind ambition, partners, staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Open All Hours (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Open All Hours is a BBC sitcom written by Roy Clarke and starring Ronnie Barker as a miserly shop keeper and David Jason as his put-upon nephew who works as his errand boy. It ran for 26 episodes in four series, which premiered in 1976, 1981, 1982 ...
Style: sitcom, contemplative, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: store, uncle, nephew, groom, storekeeper, shopkeeper, customer, miser, nurse, family relations, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: yorkshire, northern england, europe, england
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Up the Women (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It's 1910 and we're in Banbury church hall at the Banbury Intricate Craft Circle. Margaret has been to London and discovered the Women's Suffrage movement so she decides they need to set up their own movement and The Banbury Intricate ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, captivating, humorous, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, friendship, against the odds, idealism, feminism, injustice, battle of the sexes, hopes, society, gender, small town, british humour ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: england, europe
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Still Open All Hours (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Still Open All Hours is a sitcom set in a grocer's shop. It is a sequel to the series Open All Hours, written by original series writer Roy Clarke and featuring several of the permanent cast members of the original series
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace, workplace situations, family relations, parents and children, british humour, family business, friendship, grocery store, sale, storekeeper, customer ...
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Not Going Out (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lee is a childish northerner who lives in a fancy penthouse apartment in London who goes through a variety of jobs such as a janitor and ice cream man as well as attempting relationships with female flatmates. His best mate, Daily Mail reading, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: slacker, lifestyle, friendship, disorder, fall in love, couples, job seeking, love triangle, roommate, thirtysomething life, working class, laziness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
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Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Roger & Val Have Just Got In is a British sitcom that stars Dawn French and Alfred Molina playing married couple Roger and Val Stevenson. The show premiered on BBC Two on 6 August 2010 and six episodes were broadcast for the first series. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: married couple, couple relations, working class, family relations, everyday life, british humour, rivalry, bittersweet, couples, realism, indoor, verbal byplay ...
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Getting On (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Darkly comic series about life on a hospital ward and a nursing team who have to get on with the job despite challenges thrown up by the modern NHS.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: hospital, satire, elderly, nurse, doctors and patients, retirement home life, friendship, workplace situations, retirement home, friends, workplace, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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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, sitcom, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: bookstore, weirdo, workplace, best friends, uptight character, salesman, workplace problem, odd couple, store, workplace situations, friendship, manager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
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56%
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Citizen Smith (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Citizen Smith is a British television sitcom. The show was written by John Sullivan, who later wrote Only Fools and Horses. The pilot was transmitted on 12 April 1977 in the Comedy Special series of one-off plays, and the series proper ran from 3 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, witty, humorous, not serious
Plot: unemployment, failed attempt, radical, rebelliousness, friendship, urban, society, friends, rebellion, delusion, buddies, political humor ...
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Place: london, england, europe
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Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Story: After finding out he has an STI, Dylan must get back in touch with every girl he has ever had sex with to let them know the bad news.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, buddies, down on your luck, sexually transmitted disease, disorder, farce, british humour, sex, silly humor, friends, twentysomething life, friends in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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One Foot in the Grave (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Foot in the Grave is a BBC television sitcom series written by David Renwick. The show ran for six series, including seven Christmas specials, two Comic Relief specials, over an eleven-year period, from early 1990 to late 2000. The latter Comic ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: retired, oldtimer, couples, family relations, antisocial behavior, disorder, couple relations, elderly, golden years, suffering, misery, retirement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
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Some Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Some Girls is a British comedy series written by Bernadette Davis that airs on BBC Three. The show stars Adelayo Adedayo, Mandeep Dhillon, Alice Felgate, Natasha Jonas, Dolly Wells, Colin Salmon, Jassa Ahluwalia and Franz Drameh. It debuted on 6 ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, feel good ...
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Place: england, europe, london
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The Trip (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The Trip is a television sitcom series first broadcast on BBC Two and BBC HD in the United Kingdom. The series stars Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as fictionalised versions of themselves undertaking a restaurant tour of northern England. The partly ...
Style: humorous, witty, contemplative, cynical, talky ...
Plot: restaurant, comedian, actor, human relationship, newspaper, impersonating, friends, bonding, immature, cooking and food, fame, reluctant ...
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Heading Out (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Heading Out is a British sitcom created by and starring comedian Sue Perkins. It was first broadcast on BBC Two on 26 February 2013. Heading Out tells the story of Sara, a veterinarian who is given an ultimatum by her friends to tell her parents ...
Style: sitcom, witty, sincere, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: coming out, friendship, lgbt, lesbian, gays and lesbians, gender, friends, veterinarian, homosexuality, lesbian interest
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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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: sitcom, witty, clever, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: radio, satire, guest, comeback, odd, friends, layoff, disorder, fan, career, humiliation, self involved ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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