Movies and TV shows like Green Acres

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Green Acres (1965)
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Green Acres (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, small town, countryside, 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, urban, couples, suburban life, city life, disorder, eccentric family, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york

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, disorder, couples, society and suburbs mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Green Acres: Petticoat Junction (1963), Mayberry R.F.D. (1968), The Beverly Hillbillies (1962), Corner Gas (2004), Mr. Belvedere (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Petticoat Junction (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: hotel, small town, train, village life, friendship, workplace situations, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, family relations, network, couples, silly humor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
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100%
Mayberry R.F.D. (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Plot: small town, farm, single father, rise to the top, hotshot lawyer, family life, curses spells and rituals, small town life, teenage life, election, family relations, optimism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: usa, north carolina, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: farm, social relations, couples, disorder, save the day, small town, cons and scams, small town life, countryside
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, realistic, not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, secretary, parents and children, family life, suburban life, suburbs, family business, culture clash, eccentric family, urban, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Corner Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: village life, gas station, small town, workplace, family relations, small town life, boss and employee, suburban life, partners, lifestyle, workplace situations, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Mr. Belvedere (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, family life, teenage life, suburban life, friendship, suburbs, parents and children, friends, columnist, disorder, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Bill Engvall Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, parents and children, friends, couples, suburbs, therapist, father son relationship, marriage, friendship, love, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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That Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: actor's life, love and romance, media, lifestyle, workplace, tv show, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, workplace romance, boss and employee, showbiz, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Newhart (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, humorous, offbeat, witty, clever ...
Plot: small town, hotel, cafe, family relations, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, single parent, best friends, dull life, optimism, mayor, maid ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: vermont, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Hope & Faith (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, humorous, semi serious, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: artists and showbiz, actor's life, sibling relationship, suburban life, family, sister sister relationship, couple relations, siblings relations, celebrity culture, family life, suburbs, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Hank (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: small town, family relations, starting over, family life, unemployment, society, parents and children, eccentric family, small town life, stock broker, husband wife relationship, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Diff'rent Strokes (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, adoption, interracial adoption, family relations, family, odd couple, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, society, mischievous children, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Green Green Grass (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, witty, not serious, sitcom, realistic
Plot: farm, fish out of water, lifestyle, eccentric family, starting over, boss and employee, disorder, social differences, society, obnoxious boss, countryside, english countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, society, love and romance, youth, siblings relations, family life, suburbs, couple relations, suburban life, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Home Improvement (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: handyman, friendship, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, suburbs, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, youth, workplace, love and romance, family life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Benched (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, legal, disorder, life turned upside down, courtroom, power relations, lawyer, love and romance, courtroom drama
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, witty, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: producer, staff, dentist, housewife, workplace, tv show, writers, artists and showbiz, family, partners, ambition, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Alice, I Think (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, teen drama
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, social relations, small town life, friendship, hippie, dysfunctional family, lifestyle, love and romance, family, family life, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Doris Day Show (1968)
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: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, single mother, boss and employee, urban, battle of the sexes, journalism, media, opposites attract, city life, terminal illness, friendship, countryside ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Ellen Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, fish out of water, social differences, love and romance, social relations, coming out, americana, workplace situations, best friends, workplace, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Black-ish (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, disorder, society, social differences, fish out of water, social relations, racial issues, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a 10-year-old girl Dawn Haley whose sibling rivalry with her three brothers is heightened by the fact that they are quadruplets.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sibling rivalry, siblings relations, mischievous children, family life, favoritism among siblings, disorder, youth, family relations, family, parents and children, child
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Neighbors (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, couples, family life, eccentric family, misfit, suburban life, social relations, disorder, alien contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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 ⇓
32%
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Good Times (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, sentimental, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: family relations, ghetto, family life, parents and children, young lovers, love and romance, social differences, suburban life, tv show, workplace romance, friendship, black family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: florida, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
 36K
The Nanny (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Fran, fresh out of her job as a bridal consultant in her boyfriend’s shop, first appears on the doorstep of Broadway producer Maxwell Sheffield peddling cosmetics, and quickly stumbled upon the opportunity to become The Nanny for his three ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, children, female protagonist, family relations, eligible bachelor, fall in love, fish out of water, couple relations, society, workplace, love and romance, butler ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Family Ties (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Former 1960s flower children Steven and Elyse Keaton raise their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, liberal, culture clash, parents and children, lifestyle, hippie, republican, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, americana ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, starting over, family relations, family life, parents and children, teenage life, single parent, family business, siblings relations, eccentric family, adolescence vs adulthood, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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 ⇓
29%
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Soul Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, clergy, church, family life, siblings relations, eccentric family, youth, single parent, social relations, parents and children
Time: 90s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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