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Designing Women
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Designing Women is an American television sitcom that centered on the working and personal lives of four Southern women and one man in an interior design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It aired on the CBS television network from September 29, 1986 until May 24, 1993. The show was created by head writer Linda Bloodworth-Thomason, who wrote many of the episodes in the show's initial seasons. As of 2011, the series currently airs in syndication on the Comedy Gold and TVGN channels.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic, feel good, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, battle of the sexes, feminism, friendship, looking for love, workplace situations, family relations, interior design, social relations, workplace, single parent, boss and employee, siblings relations, fashion, career woman, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, friends, delivery, beauty queen, comedy of manners, small business, southerner, working woman ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about couples, friends, friendship, sitcom, lifestyle, love and romance and workplace mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Designing Women: Kate & Allie (1984), Caffeine (2006), The Doris Day Show (1968), A New Life (1988), A Different World (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kate & Allie
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Caffeine
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fanciful battle of the sexes ensues when the relationships of the staff and patrons of a quirky London café are unexpectedly turned upside down by sudden revelations of terribly embarrassing secrets having to do with their sexual misadventures.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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The Doris Day Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Doris Day Show is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until March 1973, remaining on the air for five seasons and 128 episodes. In addition to showcasing Doris Day, the show is remembered for ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
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A New Life
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Steve Giardino, an abrasive workaholic Wall Streeter, and his wife Jackie divorce after twenty-six years of marriage and find themselves thrust back into the dating world in middle age and in search of a new life.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 80s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Different World is an American television sitcom which aired for six seasons on NBC. It is a spin-off series from The Cosby Show and originally centered on Denise Huxtable and the life of students at Hillman College, a fictional mixed but ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
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Country: USA
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Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, witty
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Love & War is an American television sitcom, which aired on CBS from September 21, 1992 to February 1, 1995. Created by Diane English, the series originally starred Susan Dey as Wally Porter, a Chicago restaurateur, and Jay Thomas as Jack ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, offbeat ...
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    User:   58%
 
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, buddy comedy
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever ...
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System:   51%
    User:   56%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Audience: date night, girls' night
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Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Casual Sex?
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two girls go away to a holiday resort looking for a change of pace, hoping to meet some nice men for a change. They discover that they can't find the perfect man, and this forces them to reconsider their attitudes to men in general.
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sex, romance, resort, friends, best friends, buddies, unlikely couple, women, battle of the sexes, guilty pleasure, opposites attract, mentor ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, london
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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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
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Love Bites
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Love Bites is an American television series originally planned for the 2010–11 television season on the NBC network that eventually aired as a summer replacement series. It premiered in its regular Thursday night time slot at 10:00 pm Eastern/9:00 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Mary Tyler Moore
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mary Tyler Moore Show is an American television sitcom created by James L. Brooks and Allan Burns that aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977. The program was a television breakthrough, with the first never-married, independent career woman as the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, feel good
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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The Cemetery Club
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of three Pittsburgh widows who meet every year to visit their husband's graves and talk about perspectives in their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 50s
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Nine to Five
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: humorous, witty, clever, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, texas
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Petticoat Junction
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: hotel, unlikely couple, store, train, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, small town, couple relations, village, parents and children, suburbs, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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System:   40%
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After MASH
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: AfterMASH is an American situation comedy that aired on CBS from September 26, 1983, to December 11, 1984. A spin-off of the series M*A*S*H, the show takes place immediately following the end of the Korean War and chronicles the adventures of three ...
Style: clever, not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, hospital, buddies, couple relations, americana, workplace situations, partners, workplace, couples, friends, doctors and patients, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
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System:   39%
    User:   42%
 
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The Parkers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, college, friendship, parents and children, college life, student life, love and romance, couples, family relations, social relations, friends, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: california, usa, campus
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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: humorous, semi serious, 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
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System:   38%
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Laverne & Shirley
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Laverne & Shirley is an American television sitcom that ran on ABC from January 27, 1976 to May 10, 1983. It starred Penny Marshall as Laverne De Fazio and Cindy Williams as Shirley Feeney, single roommates who worked as bottlecappers in a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
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Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, milwaukee wisconsin
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System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
Lovers and Other Strangers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy. Mike's brother Richie and his wife Joan are going through a divorce, which is upsetting his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, battle of the sexes, self discovery, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, singleness, eccentric family, family gatherings ...
Time: 60s
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System:   38%
    User:   37%
 

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