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

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, bad taste humour, realistic, situational comedy, offbeat, dark humor, not serious, suspense ...
Plot: bar, slacker, buddies, nothing goes right, misfit, family relations, alcohol, stupidity, drunkenness, family problems, dysfunctional family, irish, workplace, male friendship, friendship, friends, dimwit, drugs/alcohol, antisocial behavior, conversation, friendship between men, unsuccessful, sexual content, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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 humorous, sitcom, realistic and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, disorder, workplace, buddies, family relations, friendship and workplace situations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Peep Show (2003), Community (2009), Black Books (2000), Workaholics (2011), Arrested Development (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, odd couple, slacker, everyday life, loser, struggle, lifestyle, buddies, misfit, neighbor, point of view, socially awkward ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
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Community (2009)
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: witty, not serious, sitcom, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college life, lifestyle change, student life, friends, social relations, odd, hardcase students, geek, friendship, uptight character, weirdo, young people ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
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67%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coworker, roommate, office, buddies, workplace situations, twentysomething life, disorder, call center, lifestyle, party, slacker, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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100%
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Arrested Development (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, siblings relations, bankruptcy, parents and children, responsibility, parenthood, lifestyle change, workplace problem, uptight character, nothing goes right, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
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57%
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Players (2010)
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: sitcom, humorous, captivating, dark humor, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, family relations, friends, workplace, workplace situations, brother brother relationship, buddies, slacker, antisocial behavior, nothing goes right, silly humor, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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56%
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
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: sitcom, humorous, witty, light, funny ...
Plot: mishap, comedy of errors, lifestyle, social awkwardness, comedian, buddies, nothing goes right, actress, actor, success, everyday life, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, disorder, friends, family relations, satire, partners, workplace, society, misfit partners, friendship, working class, family life ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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40%
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, buddies, couples, couple relations, friends, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, thirtysomething life, african american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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38%
The Sarah Silverman Program. (2007)
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: sitcom, offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: antisocial behavior, satire, family relations, homosexual, disorder, friends, self involved, irresponsible, siblings relations, music, misfit, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Odd Couple (2015)
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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, friendship, friends, dating, disorder, roommate, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, misfit, radio show, macho man, job, high maintenance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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37%
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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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36%
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Barbershop (2005)
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: barbershop, workplace, family business, hairdresser, workplace situations, society, misfit, buddies, family relations, power relations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Millers (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, family relations, nothing goes right, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, disorder, divorce, nagging and grouching, divorced parents, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Are You There, Chelsea? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Are You There, Chelsea? is an American sitcom created by Dottie Zicklin and Julie Ann Larson. It is based on Chelsea Handler's 2008 best-selling book Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea and aired from January 11 to March 28, 2012, on ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, best friends, bar, singleness, troublemaker, alcohol abuse, twentysomething life, friends, strong female presence, roommate, woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: friends, lawyer, buddies, partners, legal, family relations, love and romance, society, odd couple, silly humor, buddy cop
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace, boss and employee, small town, misfit, clerk, friends, rivalry, friendship, farce, silly humor, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Super Fun Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, humorous, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, friends, lifestyle, siblings relations, misfit, social awkwardness, workplace, family relations, workplace situations, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Grounded for Life (2001)
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: sitcom, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, family values, eccentric family, parents and children, everyday life, nothing goes right, siblings relations, teenage life, society, youth, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Lucky Louie (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: financial problem, profanity, nothing goes right, parenthood, family problems, parents and children, family life, couple relations, ordinary person, frustration, society, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sullivan & Son (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sullivan & Son is an American comedy television series created by Rob Long and Steve Byrne that is broadcast on TBS. It stars Byrne as Steve Sullivan, who surprises his parents when he leaves his job as a corporate lawyer to take over a bar ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, not serious ...
Plot: bar, family business, parents and children, family relations, workplace, bartender, group of friends, homecoming, bar owner, beer drinking, interracial marriage, asian american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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33%
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The Exes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, realistic, not serious, feel good
Plot: buddies, looking for sex, couples, looking for love, landlord tenant relationship, singleness, disorder, hopes, starting over, roommate, partners, blacks and whites ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Hello Ladies (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
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, feel good ...
Plot: dating, social awkwardness, looking for love, loser, buddies, everyday life, nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, party, frustration, immature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Married with Children (1987)
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, struggle, parents and children, working class, misfit, promiscuous daughter, stupidity, neighbor, marriage, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, african american, stand up comedian, car
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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32%
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Mongrels (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mongrels, formerly known under the working titles of We Are Mongrels and The Un-Natural World, is a British puppet-based situation comedy series first broadcast on BBC Three between 22 June and 10 August 2010, with a making-of documentary entitled ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, stylized ...
Plot: puppet, swearing, buddies, friends, animal life, bar, disorder, bird, dog, birds, cat, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Malcolm & Eddie (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Malcolm & Eddie is an American television sitcom that premiered August 26, 1996 on the UPN Network, and ran for four seasons, airing its final episode on May 22, 2000. This series starred Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Eddie Griffin in the lead roles. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bar, friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, odd couple, partners, friends, disorder, male friendship, friendship between men, roommate, stand up comedian ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: missouri, kansas, usa, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
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Family Tools (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family business, family life, hardware store, working class, workplace situations, nothing goes right, workplace, society, silly humor, disorder, parents and children, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The King of Queens (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three's definitely a crowd for parcel post deliveryman Doug Heffernan (Kevin James), whose newly widowed father-in-law, Arthur (Jerry Stiller), has moved in with him and his wife, Carrie (Leah Remini). Doug's no longer the king of his ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: working class, living with parents, friendship, marital problem, family problems, family relations, workplace, love and romance, buddies, battle of the sexes, family life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Friends with Better Lives (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, best friends, thirtysomething life, friends, friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%