Movies and TV shows that are like I'm Alan Partridge

If you like "I'm Alan Partridge" you are probably looking for talky, clever, not serious and humorous movies or TV shows of Comedy genre about / that have / with sitcom, goofy hero, down on your luck, hotel, radio, artists and showbiz and british humour themes shot in UK.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Save
this
list

to
I'm Alan Partridge (1997)
 8.5
 15K
I'm Alan Partridge
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, offbeat, based on radio show
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, down on your luck, hotel, radio, artists and showbiz, british humour, buddies, desire for fame, friendship, celebrity culture, showbiz, nothing goes right, ambition, hopes, media, disorder, workplace, friends, unsuccessful, wannabe, comeback, layoff, guest, social awkwardness, hapless, fan, humiliation, self involved, talk show host, british tv, radio show, british, celebrity, comedian, joke, personal assistant, lifestyle, assistant, odd, career
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
The list contains the best and most popular movies with the same themes ordered by rating. Click "View All" button to show all items.
 8.9
Black Books
Comedy
UK
25 min.
 8.5
Choose a movie to watch from relevant lists of films. Click "View All" button to show all collections.

Most similar movies to I'm Alan Partridge

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, witty and not serious films and TV series with plots including sitcom, british humour, workplace, disorder, workplace situations, friends and lifestyle themes mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like I'm Alan Partridge: The Office (2001), Black Books (2000), Last of the Summer Wine (1973), Life's Too Short (2011), Yes, Prime Minister (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
Mid Morning Matters with Alan Partridge
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, offbeat
Plot: goofy hero, radio show, artists and showbiz, workplace, media, disorder, workplace situations, recording studio
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 8.5
 80K
The Office
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic, cynical, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, office, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, employment, job, employer employee relationship, workplace, british humour, unfulfillment, power relations, dull life, goofy hero, obsession, unfulfilled love, love and romance, disorder, boss, sexism, everyday life, staff, secretary, christmas, manager, suffering, engaged, workplace problem, immature, frustration, boyfriend, desperation, assistant, coworker, dreams, career, team, downsizing, office romance, employee, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   90%
 
Movie in collections
 8.5
 46K
Black Books
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, offbeat, surreal, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, workplace, store, friends, british humour, best friends, odd couple, friendship, misfit, unfulfillment, disorder, nihilism, owner, salesman, irish, manager, workplace problem, antisocial behavior, uptight character, odd, assistant, coworker, british tv, irishman, live audience, accountant, smoking, surrealism, employer employee relationship, bookstore, drunkenness, wine, book, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   83%
 
Last of the Summer Wine
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, village, buddies, countryside, golden years, aging, elderly, british humour, english countryside, retirement, friends, introspection, friendship, village life, social relations, old man, british, senior citizen
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 90s
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   93%
 
Life's Too Short
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic, dark humor, offbeat, witty
Plot: physical appearance, sitcom, showbiz, misfit, disorder, artists and showbiz, actor's life, celebrity culture, ambition, dwarf, workplace, actor, agent, unsuccessful, small time, politically correct, hapless, backstage, comedian, lifestyle, money problems, everyday life, fame, financial problem, antisocial behavior, divorce, middle aged, success, frustration, odd, career, coworker
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   81%
 
Yes, Prime Minister
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting, cynical
Plot: sitcom, politics, head of state, political intrigue, workplace situations, prime minister, british humour, government, dishonesty, state affairs, boss and employee, power relations, workplace, secretary, member of parliament, staff, responsibility, government official, dimwit
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   80%
 
British Men Behaving Badly
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual, witty
Plot: sitcom, singleness, drugs/alcohol, alcohol abuse, thirtysomething life, british humour, unemployed, man child, office, neighbor, nurse, alcohol, disorder, friends, buddies, misfit partners, couple relations, friendship, couples, social relations, promiscuity, sexism, politically correct, lifestyle, social awkwardness, irresponsible, machismo, loser, slacker, self involved, roommate, doubts and hesitations
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   79%
 
Movie in collections
clever movies
clever
6325
radio movies
radio
972
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, cynical, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, couple relations, suburbs, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, misfit, conversation, couples, disorder, buddies, social misfits, mishap, celebrity culture, media satire, suburban life, misunderstanding, discussion, bad luck, celebrity, man with glasses, husband wife relationship, workplace, media, politically correct, network, agent, social awkwardness, divorced divorcee, everyday life, alienation, humiliation, star, comedian, manager, actor, actress, antisocial behavior, divorce, millionaire, misadventure, lifestyle, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, vulgarity, handheld camera, sexual humor, uptight character
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   77%
 
Only Fools and Horses....
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, siblings relations, cons and scams, working class, nothing goes right, uncle, british humour, council estate, scam, brother, partners, disorder, eccentric family, workplace situations, dishonesty, hopes, society, family relations, black market, dealer, hapless, grandparent and grandchild, cockney accent, two brothers, british, grandfather, van, brother brother relationship, veteran, mishap, relatives
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   84%
 
 8.3
 46K
Extras
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, cynical, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, best friends, celebrity culture, showbiz, media, british humour, movie star, aspiring actor, celebrity, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, friendship, media satire, tv show, nothing goes right, workplace, ambition, unfulfillment, disorder, friends, actor, unsuccessful, small time, politically correct, backstage, agent, superior, christmas, everyday life, star, popularity, fame, frustration, success, lifestyle, director, comedy team, struggle, career
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   59%
 
 8.6
 44K
Spaced
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: surreal, not serious, talky, humorous, offbeat, realistic, stylized, witty
Plot: sitcom, twentysomething life, verbal byplay, drugs/alcohol, cult, friendship, roommate, friends, british humour, buddies, unfulfillment, artist, slacker, dog, comic book shop, ex girlfriend, british tv, landlady, unemployment, surrealism, pop culture, parody, platonic, deception, clubbing, passionate interest, wannabe, painting, delusion, pretense, sexual tension, everyday life, middle aged, young people, marijuana, party, immature, ex spouse, mishap, journalist, boyfriend, neighbor, young man, lifestyle, geek, young woman
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   72%
 
Keeping Up Appearances
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, social differences, eccentric family, snob, british humour, bouquet, bbc, ambition, society, couples, blind ambition, parents and children, rich and poor, siblings relations, working class, against the odds, henpecked husband, family relations, power relations, low lives, social climbing, jalopy, social climber, englishwoman, lifestyle, sister, hypocrite, english, embarrassment, sister sister relationship, neighbor, marriage, delusion, husband wife relationship
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   76%
 
 8.8
 70K
Fawlty Towers
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, hotel, goofy hero, family business, chef, farce, waiter, workplace situations, nothing goes right, cult, british humour, angry, married couple, waitress, disorder, manic, guest, obnoxious boss, workplace, snob, boss and employee, tourist, couple relations, misfit, paranoia, couples, complaint, hotel owner, fool, meal, british tv, arrogance, english, slap, embarrassment, british, hotel room, kitchen, employer employee relationship, husband wife relationship, hapless, staff, sidekick, owner, manager, dimwit, realization, frenchwoman, luggage, evil landowner
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   51%
 
Movie in collections
 8.6
 42K
Peep Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, odd couple, singleness, twentysomething life, roommate, thirtysomething life, british humour, partners, misfit, dull life, buddies, workplace situations, unfulfillment, workplace, friends, cynicism, point of view, slacker, failed attempt, wannabe, humiliation, petty job, loser, divorced divorcee, actress, everyday life, musician, unhappy, naivete, manager, suffering, self involved, casual sex, doubts and hesitations, frustration, immature, mishap, desperation, odd, boyfriend, neighbor, coworker, struggle, career, paranoia, girlfriend, lifestyle, aspiring musician, nerd, promiscuity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   60%
 
 8.2
 832
Absolute Power
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, biting, realistic, cynical, clever, witty
Plot: manipulations, workplace, media satire, workplace situations, british humour, sitcom, dishonesty, media, celebrity culture, showbiz, campaign, media sensation, advertising, power of media, media circus, newspaper, public relations, celebrity, lie, priest, staff, cover up, ethics, conflict
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   52%
 
 8.6
 9K
Yes Minister
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting, cynical
Plot: sitcom, politics, political intrigue, workplace situations, politician, british humour, minister, state affairs, power relations, workplace, manipulations, boss and employee, dishonesty, secretary, strategy, member of parliament, trick, career, parody, office, government official, dimwit
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   64%
 
French and Saunders
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, cynical, clever, biting, alternative comedy
Plot: parody, celebrity culture, celebrity guests, media satire, showbiz, british humour, artists and showbiz, gender, media, disorder, comedy team, actress playing multiple roles, joke, female protagonist, cross dressing, promiscuity
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   66%
 
 8.1
 5K
The Trip
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, cynical
Plot: restaurant, verbal byplay, buddies, countryside, cooking and food, on the road, artists and showbiz, british humour, sitcom, friends, actor's life, odd couple, friendship, vacation, newspaper, impersonating, comedian, actor, fame, bonding, reluctant, immature, lifestyle, road trip, food, human relationship, career, journey, girlfriend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   47%
 
Movie in collections
humorous movies
humorous
12437
buddies movies
buddies
2618
The Royle Family
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, family life, working class, british humour, family, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, eccentric family, society, couples, in-laws, living with parents, temperamental, three generations, slice of life, living room, laziness, grandmother, bearded man, neighbor neighbor relationship, gossip, family home, parent grown child relationship, father, kitchen, neighbor, husband wife relationship, oldtimer, slacker, grandparent and grandchild, suffering
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: england, europe, manchester, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   59%
 
 8.1
 10K
Lovesick
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, buddies, down on your luck, twentysomething life, british humour, best friends in love, young adult, sexually transmitted disease, sex, friendship, friends, disorder, blond boy, young couple
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   63%
 
 8.2
 896
Getting On
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: hospital, sitcom, elderly, dealing with death, doctors and patients, retirement home life, retirement home, nurse, british humour, workplace situations, workplace, friends, power relations, aging, friendship, getting along, medical, politically correct
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, buddies, looking for love, looking for sex, british humour, innuendo, vulgarity, group of friends, sexual humor, bar, dating, twentysomething life, couples, friends, battle of the sexes, couple relations, sexual relations, love and romance, ego, living together, lifestyle, garage, pregnancy, pub, bartender, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex, friend, up and down relationship, sexual tension
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   52%
 
 8.2
 2K
Ideal
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, dark humor
Plot: sitcom, drugs/alcohol, buddies, drug dealing, stoners, crime, urban, flat, drug dealer, british humour, united kingdom, crimes, friends, disorder, friendship, petty criminal, d.j., cannabis, stalker, hitman, party, slacker, dishonor among criminals, marijuana
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
Movie in collections
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, family relations, british humour, farce, marriage, disorder, supportive spouse, couple relations, workplace situations, misfit, unfulfillment, workplace, couples, job seeking, job, city, clumsiness, pregnancy, handyman, hospital, husband wife relationship
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   59%
 
 8.1
 10K
Miranda
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, nothing goes right, looking for love, store, parents and children, singleness, british humour, female protagonist, love and romance, couples, family relations, disorder, thirtysomething life, unsupportive parent, chef, living with parents, overbearing parent, comedian, woman, englishwoman, lifestyle, british, dating, old friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   52%
 
Gimme Gimme Gimme
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, best friends, gays and lesbians, odd couple, british humour, gender, couples, friends, singleness, physical appearance, unemployment, partners, cockney accent, lifestyle, flat, homosexual, sex, love, friend, dating, promiscuity, agent
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   41%
 
Are You Being Served?
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, farce, boss and employee, store, workplace, department store, workplace situations, british humour, camp, power relations, gays and lesbians, workplace intrigue, gender, rivalry, disorder, sexism, shopping, unsupportive coworkers, supportive coworker, elderly man, knickers, suspenders, innuendo, clothing store, clothes, cockney accent, class system, catch phrase, gay joke, sexual innuendo, british tv, insult, male chauvinism, dyed hair, gay stereotype, british, customer, womanizer, irony, stereotype, bra, dirty old man, salesman, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
 8.2
 976
Chef!
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, workplace, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, restaurant, cooking and food, british humour, cook, power relations, boss and employee, couple relations, couples, chef, patronizing, sidekick, hapless, temperamental, lifestyle, verbal abuse, kitchen, cooking, food, strong female character, hotshot, staff, french, african american
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
 8.8
 250K
The Office
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, talky, realistic, clever, offbeat, cynical, based on british tv series
Audience: date night
Plot: office, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, employment, job, sitcom, employer employee relationship, workplace romance, workplace, workplace situations, small town, unfulfillment, love and romance, power relations, goofy hero, love affair, unfulfilled love, disorder, office romance, accountant, unsupportive coworkers, politically correct, intern, supportive coworker, small time, engaged, social awkwardness, slacker, manager, promotion, staff, geek, popularity, african american, superior, career, secretary, salesman, workplace problem, jealousy, coworker, assistant, team, rivals, downsizing, closeted homosexual, alcoholic, woman with glasses, man with glasses, prank
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
The Thin Blue Line
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, toilet humor, alternative comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: police station, goofy hero, crime, hidden identity, partners against crime, sitcom, police, officers and cadets, british humour, innuendo, police officer, monologue, tough law enforcer, workplace romance, chaos and mayhem, nothing goes right, police investigation, fish out of water, law enforcement, disorder, down on your luck, tv show, working undercover, crimes, misfit, partners, power relations, workplace, sergeant, incompetent police, loud, office romance, sarcasm, police detective, farce
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:

TOP 5 movies for each basic tag

sitcom
sitcom movies
Friends 1994
8.9
Community 2009
8.5
The Big Bang Theory 2007
8.3
30 Rock 2006
8.2
The Munsters 1964
7.9
View all
goofy hero
goofy hero movies
The Simpsons Movie 2007
7.4
Airplane! 1980
7.8
The Simpsons 1989
8.8
Fawlty Towers 1975
8.8
Aqua Teen Hunger Force 2000
7.7
View all
down on your luck
down on your luck movies
The Pursuit of Happyness 2006
8.0
A Serious Man 2009
7.0
Little Dorrit 2008
8.3
Where God Left His Shoes 2007
7.2
Harrison Montgomery 2008
7.2
View all
clever
clever movies
Now You See Me 2013
7.3
The Shawshank Redemption 1994
9.3
The Wolf of Wall Street 2013
8.2
Sherlock 2010
9.2
House 2004
8.8
View all
talky
talky movies
Friends 1994
8.9
Love and Pigeons 1985
8.2
The King's Speech 2010
8.0
The Master and Margarita 2005
7.5
The Social Network 2010
7.7
View all
not serious
not serious movies
The Hangover 2009
7.7
Scary Movie 2000
6.2
Dumb & Dumber 1994
7.3
Just Go with It 2011
6.4
Friends 1994
8.9
View all
hotel
hotel movies
The Grand Budapest Hotel 2014
8.1
The Shining 1980
8.4
Computer Chess 2013
6.3
Last Year at Marienbad 1961
7.9
Hotel Transylvania 2012
7.1
View all
radio
radio movies
American Graffiti 1973
7.5
Pump Up the Volume 1990
7.2
Radio Days 1987
7.6
Talk to Me 2007
7.4
Private Parts 1997
6.8
View all