Movies and TV shows like Working the Engels

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Working the Engels (2014)
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Working the Engels (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A family are forced to band together to keep their heads above water when their father and breadwinner passes away, leaving them all in a mountain of debt.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, captivating, realistic
Plot: family business, law firm, eccentric family, parents and children, family relations, family life, legal, family problems, workplace, workplace situations, life turned upside down, silly humor, petty criminal, siblings relations, death in the family, dysfunctional family, female lawyer, alcoholic mother, short lived
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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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 family relations, parents and children, silly humor, family life, workplace, eccentric family and workplace situations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Working the Engels: The Tracy Morgan Show (2003), Family Tools (2013), Big Family (2001), Growing Up Fisher (2014), The Millers (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, car, stand up comedian, african american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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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, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family business, family life, workplace situations, working class, workplace, nothing goes right, silly humor, disorder, parents and children, society, father son relationship, failed attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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92%
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Big Family (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Grande Família is a Brazilian television comedy, and is one of the most watched primetime shows. The show airs on the Globo Network, and tells the story of a typical lower middle-class family living in a suburb neighborhood of Rio de ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, absurd
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, couple relations, silly humor, couples, dysfunctional family, brazilian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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87%
Growing Up Fisher (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It's not every family that's brought closer together by divorce, but then again, the Fishers are anything but typical.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: family values, family life, disability, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, self discovery, supportive parent, family relations, silly humor, divorce, blind character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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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, disorder, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, divorce, divorced parents, silly humor, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
How to Live with Your Parents (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Polly is a single mom who has recently divorced. The transition hasn't been easy for her, especially in this economy. So, like a lot of young people living in this new reality, she and her daughter, Natalie, have moved back home with her ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: single mother, starting over, family life, parents and children, family relations, hopes, single parent, eccentric family, living with parents, family, strong female presence, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Almost Heroes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Almost Heroes was a Canadian comedy TV series that premiered on Thursday, June 2, 2011 on Showcase, and ran for one season before being discontinued by Showcase at the beginning of the 2011 fall season. The series is centered on the lives of two ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family business, college graduate, family relations, workplace, silly humor, lifestyle, workplace situations, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, shopping mall, store, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The McCarthys (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A multi-camera comedy about a close-knit, sports-crazed Boston family whose somewhat athletically challenged son, Ronny, is chosen by his father to be his assistant high school basketball coach, much to the surprise of his more qualified siblings. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: eccentric family, parents and children, family life, family, gays and lesbians, family relations, basketball coach, gay son
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Meet the Browns (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns is an American sitcom created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry. The show revolves around a senior family living under one roof in Decatur, Georgia led by patriarch Mr. Brown and his ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: family relations, aging, parents and children, family life, family gatherings, elderly, eccentric family, siblings relations, social relations, couples, golden years, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Cristela (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In her sixth year of law school, Cristela is finally on the brink of landing her first big (unpaid) internship at a prestigious law firm. The only problem is that her pursuit of success is more ambitious than her traditional Mexican-American family ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, light, entertaining ...
Plot: law firm, family relations, intern, ambition, culture clash, follow your dream, workplace, eccentric family, working class, american dream, society, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.2
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Crumbs (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Crumbs is an American television sitcom starring Fred Savage and Jane Curtin that ran on ABC from January 12, 2006 to February 7, 2006. It also starred William Devane, Maggie Lawson and Eddie McClintock. The show's slogan is "The normal ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, parents and children, family business, hometown, restaurant, loss of son, mother son relationship, gays and lesbians, loss of sibling, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Welcome to the Family (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to the Family is an American television series that aired on NBC from October 3, to October 17, 2013 on Thursdays at 8:30 p.m. Eastern/7:30 p.m. Central, after Parks and Recreation. On May 10, 2013, the network placed a series order for the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: family life, eccentric family, pregnancy, parents and children, teenage love, love and romance, couple relations, life turned upside down, society, interracial relations, youth, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Saint George (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, not serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, culture clash, society, silly humor, social differences, family life, parents and children, father son relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, mexican, uncle nephew relationship, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: silly humor, parents and children, family relations, family life, couple relations, couples, family, wife, stand up comedian, comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Crazy Ones (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: The Crazy Ones is an American situation comedy series created by David E. Kelley that stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar. The single-camera project premiered on CBS on September 26, 2013, as part of the 2013–14 American television ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: advertising, office, parents and children, media, workplace, workplace situations, campaign, family problems, longing, disorder, advertising agency, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: humorous, sitcom, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, eccentric family, couple relations, parents and children, disorder, culture clash, social differences, everyday life, friendship, couples, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Twins (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Twins is an American situation comedy series that first aired on The WB in the United States and on CTV in Canada in September 2005. The series is produced by KoMut Entertainment in association with Warner Bros. Television. The show was cancelled on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family business, twins, family relations, rivalry, fashion, crumbling marriage, model, ego clash, parents and children, workplace, mother, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.4
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Sophie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sophie is a Canadian television sitcom that aired on CBC from January 9, 2008 to March 23, 2009. It stars Natalie Brown as Sophie Parker, an unmarried single mother and talent agent. The show is an English-language adaptation of Télévision de ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, family relations, single parent, workplace, workplace situations, showbiz, talent agent, pregnancy, breakup, mixed race child, single mother, canadian humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Hank (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hank is a comedy television series which ran on ABC from September 30, 2009, to November 4, 2009. The series was created by Tucker Cawley and is about a Wall Street executive who loses his job and reconnects with his small-town family. Hank ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: small town, family relations, family life, starting over, eccentric family, society, parents and children, unemployment, stock broker, small town life, husband wife relationship, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Benched (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Nina is a dedicated, career driven corporate attorney who has a very public nervous breakdown after getting passed up for an expected promotion and now finds herself working as a public defender. Her personal and professional worlds are turned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, legal, disorder, life turned upside down, courtroom, power relations, lawyer, love and romance, courtroom drama, female protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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, friends, workplace, workplace situations, brother brother relationship, buddies, antisocial behavior, slacker, nothing goes right, dark humor, silly humor, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Still Open All Hours (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 situations, workplace, family relations, parents and children, family business, friendship, storekeeper, salesman, customer, workplace humor, british humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, lifestyle, friends, family relations, workplace situations, social awkwardness, siblings relations, misfit, workplace, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Spoils of Babylon (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
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: parody, humorous, surreal, captivating, light ...
Plot: siblings relations, farce, heir, eccentric family, parents and children, family business, love and romance, mogul, family relations, silly humor, unfulfilled love, family life ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa, new york, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Out of Practice (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Out of Practice is an American situation comedy that was produced by Paramount Network Television and originally broadcast on sister company CBS from September 19, 2005 to March 29, 2006. With producers Joe Keenan and Christopher Lloyd at the helm, ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, family, doctors and patients, siblings relations, therapy, couple relations, power relations, doctor, family disapproval, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, living with parents, family relations, elderly, lifestyle, friendship, golden years
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.0
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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, witty, realistic ...
Plot: workplace situations, power relations, siblings relations, physical appearance, workplace, store, family business, boss and employee, fish out of water, misfit, bookstore, blonde ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Sullivan & Son (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, realistic ...
Plot: family business, parents and children, family relations, workplace, group of friends, bartender, homecoming, interracial family, lawyer, bar owner, korean american, childhood friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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69%
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1600 Penn (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: 1600 Penn is an American single camera television comedy series about a dysfunctional family living in the White House. The series stars Jenna Elfman, Bill Pullman and Josh Gad. Gad, along with Jason Winer and Jon Lovett jointly created the central ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, politics, parents and children, white house, head of state, family problems, couple relations, state affairs, silly humor, family relations, husband wife relationship, usa president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Dads (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, captivating, light ...
Plot: parents and children, friends, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, family relations, grownups, living with parents, disorder, politically correct, lifestyle, video game, father and son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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68%