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

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: humorous, situational comedy, realistic, witty, bad taste humour, not serious, dark humor, offbeat, biting, gross out humor
Plot: sitcom, bar, buddies, family relations, family problems, nothing goes right, slacker, alcohol, drunkenness, conversation, misfit, workplace, irish, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, disorder, friends who hate each other, friends, social misfits, friendship, cons and scams, workplace situations, dishonesty, sibling relationship, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, philadelphia
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28 min.
 8.7
The Office
Comedy
USA
22 min.
 8.8
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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 humorous, realistic, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots about sitcom, friends, disorder, misfit, family relations, workplace and lifestyle mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Community (2009), Undateable (2014), Dads (2013), 9JKL (2017), Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Community
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: humorous, witty, stylized, situational comedy, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, college life, student life, friends, sarcasm, joke, social satire, social relations, hardcase students, odd, lifestyle change, uptight character ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado, campus
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 7.3
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Undateable
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: humorous, light, realistic, feel good, funny ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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Dads
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Dads is an American sitcom which premiered on September 17, 2013 and airs Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c on Fox. The series was created by Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, and follows Warner and Eli, two successful video game developers whose lives are ...
Style: humorous, situational comedy, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, friends, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, family relations, grownups, ambition, workplace situations, disorder, video game, politically correct ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   78%
    User:   91%
 
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9JKL
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A time in Mark Feuerstein's adult life when he lived in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his parents' apartment, 9J; and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby's apartment, 9L and his attempts to set ...
Style: situational comedy, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, family relations, dating, flirting, youth, friends, family, lifestyle, bar, family problems, dysfunctional family
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Curb Your Enthusiasm
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
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: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, suburbs, couple relations, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, misfit, couples, disorder, mishap ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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System:   70%
    User:   77%
 
The Odd Couple
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
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    User:   79%
 
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The Middle
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: parents and children, family relations, parenthood, adolescence, family life, siblings relations, family, family values, everyday life, childhood, talking to self, father daughter relationship ...
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Married with Children
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, light, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, sitcom, family life, family problems, struggle, parents and children, promiscuous daughter, working class, husband wife conflict, misfit, adult humor, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   79%
 
I Live with Models
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, situational comedy, realistic, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fashion, model, sitcom, misfit, fish out of water, roommate, twentysomething life, friendship, ambition, talent agent, disorder, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   75%
 
 6.6
 69
Players
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, alternative comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, siblings relations, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, friends, sitcom, sibling relationship, drunkenness, brother brother relationship, alcohol, beer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   55%
 
 7.6
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The Ranch
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Being a pro athlete didn't pan out for Colt. Now he's helping his dad and brother keep the ranch afloat, and figuring out how he fits into the family.
Style: situational comedy, humorous, light, entertaining
Plot: sitcom, parent child relationship, ranch, bar, brother brother relationship, family, family relations, friendship, female bartender, sarcasm, love affair, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
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System:   64%
    User:   77%
 
 7.0
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Trophy Wife
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The third time's the charm, they say, and reformed party girl Kate is hoping that's true when she becomes the third wife of a slightly older man, Pete. They fell into each others' arms (literally) at a karaoke bar, and flash forward a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, satirical, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, mischievous children, fish out of water, youth, family relations, overbearing parent, couple relations, teenage life, disorder, blonde, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   63%
 
Never Been Thawed
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hilarious mockumentary about the delicious hobby of frozen food collecting and Christian rock band, The Christers. The film follows the Mesa Frozen Entree Enthusiast's Club as they plan their first Frozen Entree Enthusiasts Convention.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: buddies, clinic, music band, cafe, musician's life, social misfits, desire for fame, friendship, ambition, artists and showbiz, friends, ego clash ...
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    User:   69%
 
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Parks and Recreation
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Hilarious ensemble comedy that follows Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana, and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever
Plot: sitcom, small town life, office, workplace situations, female protagonist, joke, employer employee relationship, political satire, politics, workaholic, office romance, boss and employee ...
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The Office
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company.
Style: humorous, realistic, talky, not serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obnoxious boss, office, boss and employee, workplace situations, sitcom, salesman, workplace romance, job, love and romance, promotion, workplace humor, gay joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa
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System:   63%
    User:   65%
 
 7.2
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Suburgatory
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Single father George Altman is doing his best to raise his sixteen-year-old daughter Tessa in the big city. When he discovers a box of condoms in her bedroom, though, he decides the time has come to move her to a more wholesome and nurturing ...
Style: not serious, realistic, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: suburban life, teenage life, fish out of water, youth, family relations, social relations, parents and children, everyday life, neighbor neighbor relationship, single parent, high school life, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   71%
 
My Name Is Earl
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: When petty criminal Earl Hickey wins the lottery, he sets off on a quest to repair his questionable karma.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, small town, going straight, redemption, siblings relations, righting the wronged, partners, social relations, hopes, disorder, karma, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   100%
 
That '80s Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: That '80s Show is an American sitcom that aired from January through May 2002. Despite having a similar name, show structure, and many of the same writers and production staff, it is not considered a direct spin-off of the more successful That ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, americana, buddies, twentysomething life, workplace situations, workplace, friends, musician's life, battle of the sexes, singleness, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   67%
 
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Peep Show
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, odd couple, roommate, singleness, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, partners, misfit, dull life, buddies, workplace situations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   61%
    User:   100%
 
 6.7
 82K
2 Broke Girls
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Comedy about the unlikely friendship that develops between two very different young women who meet waitressing at a diner in trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and form a bond over one day owning their own successful cupcake business. Only one thing ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, light, motivational ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, sitcom, workplace situations, female friendship, money raising, small business, supportive friend, waitress, financial problem, ambitious, cupcake, brooklyn new york city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   61%
    User:   64%
 
 8.0
 4K
Corner Gas
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: gas station, nothing goes right, small town, boss and employee, store, friendship, suburbs, fish out of water, village, suburban life, small town life, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   61%
    User:   53%
 
Grounded for Life
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, feel good
Plot: sitcom, family, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family, suburbs, suburban life, nothing goes right, family life, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   68%
 
 6.9
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Marlon
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A loving (but immature) father is committed to co-parenting his two kids with his very-together ex-wife. While his misguided fatherly advice, unstoppable larger-than-life personality and unpredictable Internet superstardom might get in the way ...
Style: humorous, light, witty, situational comedy, mumblecore
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, family, family relations, african american, youth, marriage, lifestyle, dialogue, rap, black family, man child, ex husband ex wife relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   51%
 
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 8.2
 33K
Veep
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A look into American politics, revolving around former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned her about.
Style: not serious, political comedy, clever, witty, cynical ...
Plot: vice president, politics, political satire, sitcom, workplace situations, administration, reporter, mishap, assistant, verbal byplay, state affairs, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   69%
 
The Sarah Silverman Program.
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Sarah Silverman Program is an American television series, which ran from February 1, 2007 to April 15, 2010 on Comedy Central starring comedian and actress Sarah Silverman, who created the series with Dan Harmon and Rob Schrab. The Sarah ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, biting, cynical ...
Plot: goofy hero, misfit, music, sitcom, disorder, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, family relations, friends, irresponsible, self involved, antisocial behavior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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System:   60%
    User:   68%
 
 7.8
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The Brink
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three top U.S. government and military officials scramble to prevent World War 3 from happening amidst the chaos of a geopolitical crisis.
Style: humorous, realistic, tense, dark humor, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political intrigue, workplace intrigue, state affairs, chaos, society, fighter pilot, danger, u.s. navy, multiple storylines, escapades, partners, diplomat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   67%
 
 6.2
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Barbershop
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Plot: sitcom, family business, drugs/alcohol, workplace situations, workplace, friends, urban, social relations, buddies, barbershop, immigrants, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
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System:   60%
    User:   70%
 
 7.4
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Clerks II
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A calamity at Dante and Randall's shops sends them looking for new horizons - but they ultimately settle at Mooby's, a fictional Disney-McDonald's-style fast-food empire.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, workplace, geek, cult, drugs/alcohol, buddies, male nudity, rock, dialogue, workplace romance, store, dialogue driven ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
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System:   59%
    User:   56%
 

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 5.8
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High School
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A high school valedictorian who gets baked with the local stoner finds himself the subject of a drug test. The situation causes him to concoct an ambitious plan to get his entire graduating class to face the same fate, and fail.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, fighting the system, high school, nothing goes right, high school life, teenage life, stoners, youth, friends, disorder, buddies, against the rules ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   59%
    User:   61%
 
The Wedding Ringer
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, wedding, drugs/alcohol, buddies, social misfits, car chase, best man, male nudity, cons and scams, nothing goes right, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   51%
 
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