Movies and TV shows like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

If you like "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" you are looking for sitcom, witty and humorous movies or TV shows about / with bar, slacker, misfit, alcohol, buddies, nothing goes right and family relations themes of Comedy genre shot in USA.
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
 8.8
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a myriad of uncomfortable situations that usually only get worse before they get better.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, situational comedy, offbeat, not serious, suspense, biting, parody
Plot: bar, slacker, misfit, alcohol, buddies, nothing goes right, family relations, stupidity, drunkenness, bad taste humour, family problems, dysfunctional family, irish, workplace, male friendship, dark humor, friendship, friends, dimwit, drugs/alcohol, antisocial behavior, conversation, friendship between men, unsuccessful, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania

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Most similar movies to It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, disorder, buddies, workplace, family relations, workplace situations and friendship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Arrested Development (2003), Peep Show (2003), Workaholics (2011), Community (2009), Black Books (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Arrested Development (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a wealthy family that lost everything, and the one son who had no choice but to keep them all together.
Style: witty, humorous, surreal, not serious, clever ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, disorder, siblings relations, weirdo, bankruptcy, adolescence, irresponsible, immature, rivals, silly humor, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
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 8.6
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Peep Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, entertaining ...
Plot: roommate, slacker, odd couple, neighbor, everyday life, buddies, lifestyle, unlikely friendships, loser, struggle, misfit, weirdo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Workaholics is an American sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on April 5, 2011. The series is in its third season, and is predominantly written by its stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and co-creator Kyle Newacheck who play, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, light, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: office, roommate, coworker, slacker, buddies, disorder, workplace situations, twentysomething life, call center, lifestyle, irresponsible, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, odd, not serious, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college life, friends, lifestyle change, student life, hardcase students, social relations, geek, college, friendship, uptight character, immature, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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, humorous, witty, sitcom, not serious ...
Plot: bookstore, weirdo, best friends, workplace, misfit, farce, friends, irish, workplace problem, odd couple, friendship, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
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50%
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, light, funny ...
Plot: mishap, lifestyle, comedian, social awkwardness, buddies, success, antisocial behavior, actress, career, everyday life, actor, showbiz ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Players (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Players is an American comedy series which premiered on the Spike network on March 2, 2010. The series is a partially scripted/mostly improvised comedy about two brothers who run a sports bar together. After airing 3 episodes, Players was removed ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, bar, friends, workplace, workplace situations, brother brother relationship, buddies, antisocial behavior, nothing goes right, slacker, dark humor, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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37%
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, buddies, couples, friends, couple relations, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, thirtysomething life, african american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Undateable (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Whether it's due to a lack of style, the wrong job, or even just a bad haircut, everyone goes through a time in their lives when they're undateable. Most of us eventually grow out of it, but some people need a little more help than others. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, dating, bar, supportive friend, roommate, seduction, odd couple, shyness, looking for love, loser, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: sitcom, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, workplace situations, working class, satire, disorder, friends, family relations, friendship, eccentric family, family life, partners, society ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
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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 ...
Plot: barbershop, workplace, family business, hairdresser, buddies, misfit, society, workplace situations, family relations, power relations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
My Name Is Earl (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: When petty criminal Earl Hickey wins the lottery, he sets off on a quest to repair his questionable karma.
Style: humorous, realistic, sitcom, witty, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: karma, white trash, buddies, going straight, ex couple relations, goofy hero, good deed, redemption, slacker, partners, irony of fate, mishap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
The Odd Couple (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, odd couple, friends, dating, disorder, roommate, misfit, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, job, macho man, living together, household ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Millers (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A divorced reporter, looking forward to the single life, finds his parents' marital problems derail his plans.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: living with parents, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family relations, family problems, parents and children, disorder, dysfunctional family, divorce, divorced parents, overbearing, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 10 Items or Less is a partly scripted, partly improvised American comedy series created by Nancy Hower, Robert Hickey and John Lehr. It starred Lehr as a less-than-successful businessman who returned home to run Greens & Grains, the family-owned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: store, workplace, boss and employee, small town, misfit, friends, clerk, friendship, rivalry, silly humor, farce, superior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Super Fun Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Junior attorney Kimmie Boubier and her two best friends, Helen-Alice and Marika, have had a standing date every Friday night for the last 13 years. They even have a motto for what they call "Friday Night Fun Night": "Always together! ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friends, best friends, lifestyle, workplace situations, siblings relations, misfit, social awkwardness, workplace, family relations, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Right out of high school, Sean Finnerty got his girlfriend Claudia pregnant. Now she’s his wife, and at just 32, he’s somehow found himself with 14-year-old daughter Lily, two little boys, and a constant struggle between his need to be ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, everyday life, family relations, family values, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, family life, teenage life, society, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 90s, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Allen Braddock and Marcus Jackson are two attorneys with very different views on the law. After getting fired from his father's prestigious firm for employing questionable tactics, Allen is forced to team up with Marcus, a self-made man always ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: friends, lawyer, partners, buddies, family relations, legal, society, love and romance, odd couple, silly humor, buddy cop
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Early Doors (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, society, workplace, buddies, working class, workplace situations, old friend, bar, indoor, slacker, owner, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: northern england, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Lucky Louie (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lucky Louie is an American television sitcom created by Louis C.K., which aired on HBO for one season in 2006. In addition to being the creator, writer and executive producer of the series, C.K. starred as the eponymous Louie, a part-time mechanic. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, witty, gloomy ...
Plot: financial problem, profanity, nothing goes right, parenthood, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, family life, frustration, ordinary person, society, working class ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Stacked (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stacked is an American television sitcom that premiered on Fox on April 13, 2005. On May 18, 2006, Stacked was canceled, leaving five episodes unaired in the United States. The last episode aired on January 11, 2006. The five unaired episodes have ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: workplace situations, power relations, workplace, misfit, physical appearance, siblings relations, family business, boss and employee, store, fish out of water, bookstore, blonde ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Married... with Children (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, family relations, family problems, struggle, parents and children, working class, misfit, promiscuous daughter, neighbor, dog, stupidity ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hello Ladies (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Stuart Pritchard is an awkward, overly-confident Englishman trying to date in Los Angeles – where he repeatedly attempts to infiltrate the world of beautiful people.
Style: humorous, cynical, sitcom, light, captivating ...
Plot: dating, looking for love, social awkwardness, nothing goes right, loser, buddies, everyday life, fish out of water, party, frustration, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Tracy Morgan Show is an American sitcom that aired from December 2, 2003 to March 20, 2004 on NBC. The series stars Tracy Morgan and Tamala Jones. The show was canceled in its first season after 18 episodes.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, working class, parents and children, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, stand up comedian, african american, car
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, not serious, talky, humorous, witty ...
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, loser, irresponsible, social awkwardness, friends, couple relations, roommate, self involved, singleness, slacker, misfit partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.4
 2K
The Loop (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Loop is an American sitcom that ran from March 15, 2006 to July 1, 2007 on Fox. The show starred Bret Harrison as Sam Sullivan, a young professional trying to balance the needs of his social life with the pressures of working at the corporate ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, mad ...
Plot: workplace, friends, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, twentysomething life, friendship, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 5K
The Exes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A sitcom about three divorced men sharing an apartment across the hall from their female divorce attorney, who is also their landlord.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: buddies, looking for sex, couples, looking for love, landlord tenant relationship, singleness, starting over, disorder, hopes, roommate, blacks and whites, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.5
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Family Tools (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Family Tools is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from May 1 to July 10, 2013, and aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm ET. The series, created by Bobby Bowman, is produced by Mark Gordon, ABC Studios and ITV Studios America. It is based on the British ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: family business, family life, hardware store, workplace situations, working class, nothing goes right, workplace, disorder, society, silly humor, parents and children, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Friends with Better Lives (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, buddies, romance, group of friends, model, thirtysomething life, best friends, friends, friend
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Ideal (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ideal is a British dark comedy sit-com, originally broadcast on digital channel BBC Three, created by Graham Duff and produced by BBC Comedy North and Baby Cow Productions. It stars Johnny Vegas as small-time cannabis dealer Moz. It is set in ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, surreal, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: drug dealing, stoners, petty criminal, crimes, crime, dark humor, slacker, buddies, marijuana, dishonor among criminals, flat, drug dealer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, manchester, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%