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Green Acres (1965)
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Green Acres (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Green Acres is an American sitcom starring Eddie Albert and Eva Gabor as a couple who move from New York City to a rural country farm. Produced by Filmways as a sister show to Petticoat Junction, the series was first broadcast on CBS, from September 15, 1965 to April 27, 1971. Receiving solid ratings during its six-year run, Green Acres was cancelled in 1971 as part of the "rural purge" by CBS. The sitcom has been in syndication and is available in DVD and VHS releases. In 1997, the two-part episode "A Star Named Arnold is Born" was ranked #59 on TV Guide's 100 Greatest Episodes of All Time.
Style: realistic, sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, offbeat
Plot: farm, countryside, small town, fish out of water, small town life, workplace, workplace situations, pets, family life, hotshot lawyer, village life, agent, misfit, couple relations, suburbs, battle of the sexes, social differences, society, couples, suburban life, city life, disorder, eccentric family, cons and scams, social relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york

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Most similar movies to Green Acres

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, family life, parents and children, family, suburbs, couples and disorder mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Green Acres: Petticoat Junction (1963), Mayberry R.F.D. (1968), Darcy's Wild Life (2004), Corner Gas (2004), The Beverly Hillbillies (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Return to Green Acres (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tv movie that reunites most the show's cast members. The Douglases move back to New York. But when Haney tries to get everyone's property so that a developer can build on them, the residents go to New York to get Douglas to help them. But ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: farm, couples, disorder, social relations, small town life, cons and scams, small town, save the day, countryside
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
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95%
Petticoat Junction (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Petticoat Junction is an American situation comedy produced by Wayfilms that originally aired on CBS from September 1963 to April 1970. The series is one of three interrelated shows about rural characters created by Paul Henning. Petticoat Junction ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Plot: hotel, village life, small town, train, couples, family relations, silly humor, small town life, friendship, store, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mayberry R.F.D. (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mayberry R.F.D. is an American television series produced as a spin-off and direct continuation of The Andy Griffith Show. When star Andy Griffith decided to leave his series, most of the supporting characters returned for the new program, which ran ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom
Plot: farm, small town, single father, hotshot lawyer, rise to the top, optimism, election, family relations, family life, teenage life, small town life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Darcy's Wild Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Darcy's Wild Life is an American-Canadian television series, filmed during 2004-2006, and broadcast on Discovery Kids and the Family Channel. The show revolves around Darcy Fields, the daughter of an eccentric actress who decides to move away ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fish out of water, teenage life, animal life, family, small town life, youth, family relations, village life, farm, small town, veterinarian, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Corner Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: village life, gas station, small town, family relations, workplace, disorder, cafe, friends, partners, lifestyle, suburban life, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Beverly Hillbillies is an American situation comedy originally broadcast for nine seasons on CBS from 1962 to 1971, starring Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, and Max Baer, Jr. The series is about a poor backwoods family transplanted to ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, secretary, family relations, disorder, oldtimer, friends, in-laws, parents and children, suburbs, couple relations, rich and poor, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Mr. Belvedere (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mr. Belvedere is an American sitcom that originally aired on ABC from March 15, 1985, until July 8, 1990. The series is based on the Lynn Aloysius Belvedere character created by Gwen Davenport for her 1947 novel Belvedere, which was later adapted ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, power relations, disorder, friends, fish out of water, teenage life, parents and children, suburban life, boss and employee, workplace situations, suburbs, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Married to the Kellys (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: New York writer Tom grew up an only child and is a loner by nature. He's a man who takes pride in refusing to learn the names of his neighbors. But his life is destined for change when he marries Susan, a gregarious social butterfly from the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: eccentric family, family life, couple relations, family relations, couples, fish out of water, suburbs, parents and children, moving, friendship, family, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Bill Engvall Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Bill Engvall Show is a sitcom which ran on TBS from July 17, 2007 to September 5, 2009. The series starred comedian Bill Engvall and was written and created by Engvall and Michael Leeson. The series was canceled on September 25, 2009. On June ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, friends, parents and children, couples, suburbs, therapist, father son relationship, marriage, society, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Newhart (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dick Loudon and his wife Joanna decide to leave life in New York City and buy a little inn in Vermont. Dick is a how-to book writer, who eventually becomes a local TV celebrity as host of "Vermont Today." George Utley is the handyman at ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: small town, hotel, mayor, optimism, couples, family relations, disorder, cafe, maid, friends, dull life, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: vermont, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Green Green Grass (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Green Green Grass is a new comedy series and is a spin-off from Only Fools And Horses. It features the characters of Boycie and Marlene and introduces their son, Tyler, now 15 years old. Since we last met them, Boycie's second-hand car empire ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, sitcom, realistic
Plot: farm, fish out of water, eccentric family, lifestyle, boss and employee, society, social differences, disorder, starting over, obnoxious boss, countryside, english countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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That Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: That Girl is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971. It stars Marlo Thomas as the title character Ann Marie, an aspiring actress, who moves from her hometown of Brewster, New York to try to make it big in New York City. Ann has to take ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, love and romance, media, actor's life, tv show, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, performer's life, gender, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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
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57%
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Hope & Faith (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hope, a down-to-earth, happily married mother of three has her tidy world turned upside down when her celebrity sister moves in. Faith was living the Hollywood life as a soap opera star before her character was killed off.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, sincere, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: actor's life, artists and showbiz, sibling relationship, suburban life, family, sister sister relationship, couples, family problems, family relations, silly humor, lifestyle, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Doris Day Show (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, single mother, friends, family relations, couples, terminal illness, countryside, friendship, city life, workplace romance, wooing, boss and employee ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Dick Van Dyke Show is an American television sitcom that initially aired on CBS from October 3, 1961, until June 1, 1966. The show was created by Carl Reiner and starred Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam and Mary Tyler Moore. It ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: workplace, staff, producer, dentist, housewife, tv show, television, writers, writer's life, family, lifestyle, media ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Home Improvement (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Home Improvement is an American television sitcom starring Tim Allen, that aired from September 17, 1991 to May 25, 1999. The show was created by Matt Williams, Carmen Finestra and David McFadzean. In the 1990s, it was one of the most watched ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: handyman, family relations, friendship, youth, workplace, love and romance, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, ordinary person, disorder, couples, marital problem ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, friends, society, love and romance, youth, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, suburbs, suburban life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Ellen Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Ellen Show is a television sitcom starring Ellen DeGeneres that was broadcast during the 2001–2002 season on CBS. It was DeGeneres's second attempt at a sitcom, following Ellen on ABC, but it was unable to attract strong ratings and was ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom
Plot: small town, nothing goes right, social differences, fish out of water, love and romance, social relations, disorder, artists and showbiz, best friends, workplace, workplace situations, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: siblings relations, family values, everyday life, family life, family, adolescence, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, childhood, marriage, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
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54%
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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 ⇓
54%
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Alice, I Think (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Alice, I Think was a Canadian television series based on the Susan Juby book of the same name. Fifteen-year-old Alice is a "hyper-critical, socially-retarded narcissist with mind-numbingly poor judgement," played by Carly McKillip. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teen drama
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, social relations, friendship, small town life, hippie, dysfunctional family, lifestyle, love and romance, friends, family, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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 ⇓
54%
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The Neighbors (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When the Weavers move to a gated community in New Jersey, they discover that the entire neighborhood is comprised of aliens from the planet Zabvron. But as the Weavers and the aliens face the struggles of everyday life together, they discover that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, eccentric family, family life, couples, space and aliens, suburban life, social relations, disorder, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, power relations, family relations, misfit, buddies, society, workplace situations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
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53%
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Black-ish (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, african american, family life, family, social differences, disorder, society, social relations, fish out of water, black family, racial issues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Diff'rent Strokes (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Diff'rent Strokes is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from November 3, 1978, to May 4, 1985, and on ABC from September 27, 1985, to March 7, 1986. The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, interracial adoption, family relations, adoption, brother brother relationship, african american, family, odd couple, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, mischievous children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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52%
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Good Times (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Good Times is an American sitcom that originally aired from February 8, 1974, until August 1, 1979, on the CBS television network. It was created by Eric Monte and Mike Evans, and developed by Norman Lear, the series' primary executive ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, sitcom
Plot: family relations, family life, parents and children, ghetto, tv show, workplace romance, friendship, social differences, suburban life, love and romance, young lovers, black family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One Day at a Time is an American situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as Ann Romano, a divorced mother who moves to Indianapolis with her two teenage daughters Julie ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: starting over, love and romance, family relations, teenage life, family life, parents and children, single parent, best friends, workplace, couples, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Soul Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Soul Man is an American sitcom that aired on ABC in 1997 that lasted two seasons and starred Dan Aykroyd. The series premiered on April 15, 1997, and was picked up for a second season of 22 episodes after only three episodes aired for the first ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: clergy, family relations, church, youth, single parent, social relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, eccentric family
Time: 90s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%