Movies and TV shows like Newhart

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Newhart
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 the inn and Leslie Vanderkellen is the maid, with ambitions of being an Olympic Ski champion; she is later replaced by her cousin Stephanie, an heiress who hates her job. Her boyfriend is Dick's yuppie TV producer, Michael Harris. There are many other quirky characters in this fictional little town, including Dick's neighbors Larry, Darryl, and Darryl...three brothers who buy the Minuteman Cafe from Kirk Devane. Besides sharing a name, Darryl and Darryl never speak.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: sitcom, small town, best friends, college, single parent, unlikely couple, student life, cafe, workplace situations, village, nothing goes right, americana, family relations, disorder, feminism, siblings relations, social differences, tv station, eccentric family, media satire, small town life, village life, dull life, optimism, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, vermont, usa
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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 sitcom, friends, couples, family relations, workplace, lifestyle and friendship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Newhart: Cold Turkey (1971), Corner Gas (2004), A Different World (1987), Sherman's Way (2008), Kate & Allie (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cold Turkey
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Reverend Brooks leads the town in a contest to stop smoking for a month, But some tobacco executives don't want them to win, and try everything they can to make them smoke. If townspeople don't go nuts, from wanting a cigarette, or kill ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: nothing goes right, farce, americana, small town, small town life, social relations, disorder, contests and competitions, cigarette smoking, media satire, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: iowa, usa
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Corner Gas
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: gas station, nothing goes right, small town, boss and employee, store, friendship, suburbs, fish out of water, village, suburban life, small town life, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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A Different World
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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Time: 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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Sherman's Way
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric Olympic has-been who prefers leisure to work, finds himself stuck with a rigid pre-law Yale student with no time for wasting time. Between skinny-dipping and stealing cars, this odd-couple learn from each other that balance is the key ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, touching ...
Plot: unlikely couple, on the road, nothing goes right, introspection, adolescence vs adulthood, small town, twentysomething life, stoners, lifestyle, disorder, athlete's life, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, new york, usa
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Kate & Allie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Kate & Allie is an American television situation comedy which ran from March 19, 1984, to May 22, 1989. Kate & Allie first aired on CBS as a midseason replacement series and only six episodes were initially commissioned, but the favorable ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
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Maude
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
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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 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
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Petticoat Junction
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: 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:   69%
    User:   68%
 
Archie Bunker's Place
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: not serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: family outing
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Taxi
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He tries to maintain order over a collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his “cage,” they form ...
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, taxi driver, workplace situations, urban, city life, workplace, immigrants, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, friendship, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   59%
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One Day at a Time
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: sitcom, best friends, suburbs, single parent, feminism, parents and children, siblings relations, singleness, single mother, adolescence vs adulthood, family business, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
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System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
Gimme a Break!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons, October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief and his three daughters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, nanny, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, suburbs, death in the family, family business, suburban life, single father, housekeeper, family life, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new york
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System:   57%
    User:   54%
 
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Alice
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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
Plot: sitcom, single parent, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, friends, best friends, single mother, starting over, friendship, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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Manna from Heaven
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Manna From Heaven is a comedic fable about what happens when you get a gift from God (a financial windfall), but many years later you find out it was a just a loan and it's due immediately. Once upon a time, many years ago, a neighborhood in ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The misadventures of two wheeler dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter of “Trotters Independent Traders PLC” who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: sitcom, working class, siblings relations, cons and scams, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, uncle, british humour, eccentric family, workplace situations, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
The Wayans Bros.
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Wayans Bros. is a situation comedy that aired from January 1995 to May 1999 on The WB. The series starred real-life brothers Shawn and Marlon Wayans. Both brothers were already well-known from the sketch comedy show In Living Color that was ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, teenage love, workplace situations, college, interracial relations, siblings relations, college life, love and romance, couples, family relations, disorder, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
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    User:   50%
 
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The Charmings
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Charmings is an American fantasy sitcom that aired from March 1987 to February 1988 on ABC. Based on the fairy tale Snow White, it chronicles Snow White and Prince Charming after they are transported in time from the Enchanted Forest to the 20th ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: eccentric family, verbal byplay, family life, family, suburbs, sitcom, fish out of water, suburban life, parody, time travel, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
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227
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 227 is an American situation comedy that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, until May 6, 1990. The series stars Marla Gibbs as a sharp-tongued, inner-city resident gossip and housewife, Mary Jenkins. It was produced by Embassy ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, friendship, family life, friends, family, social relations, best friends, eccentric family, neighbor, apartment, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
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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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Undeclared
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: College freshman Steve Karp, his girlfriend and their fellow dorm-mates embark on one the greatest experiences of their lives...unfortunately for Steve, his lonely and recently divorced father is tagging along for the ride.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, clever, witty
Plot: college, best friends, buddies, prank, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, college life, sitcom, student life, stoners ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, 2000s
Place: campus, california
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System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
What I Like About You
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, urban, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, city life, love and romance, youth, couples, family relations, looking for love, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Jesse
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, bar, single parent, couples, family relations, best friends, starting over, love triangle, single mother, parents and children, family business, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
The Jeffersons
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jeffersons is an American sitcom that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, through July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The show was produced by the T.A.T. Communications Company from 1975–1982 and by Embassy ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, interracial relations, urban, family life, society, family relations, city life, couples, maid, designer, temperamental ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   42%
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The Bob Newhart Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Bob Newhart Show is an American situation comedy produced by MTM Enterprises, which aired 142 original episodes on CBS from September 16, 1972, to April 1, 1978. Comedian Bob Newhart portrays a psychologist having to deal with his patients and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, psychologist, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, couples, power relations, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, dentist, secretary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
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30 Rock
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: 30 Rock is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place ...
Style: clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, showbiz, jazz, writer's life, verbal byplay, workplace, tv show, boss and employee, writing, employer employee relationship, office, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   39%
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The George Carlin Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The George Carlin Show is an American sitcom that aired on the Fox network from January 1994 to July 1995. It was created jointly by veteran TV producer Sam Simon and the show's namesake, comedian George Carlin.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, clever ...
Plot: buddies, sitcom, city life, taxi, urban, bar, society, state affairs, workplace, friends, lifestyle, taxi driver ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
10 Things I Hate About You
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Outspoken Kat Stratford couldn't be less like her sister, super sweet, yet kinda conformist Bianca. The only things they seem to have in common are being new at school and their overprotective dad.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, siblings relations, teenage love, sitcom, romance, high school life, teenage life, love and romance, youth, family relations, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
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Night Shift
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nebbish of a morgue attendant gets shunted back to the night shift where he is shackled with an obnoxious neophyte partner who dreams of the "one great idea" for success. His life takes a bizarre turn when a prostitute neighbour ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, macabre, funny, realistic ...
Plot: prostitution, friendship, pimp, prostitute, buddies, mentor, nightlife, unlikely friendships, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, dialogue ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 

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Genre: Comedy
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, witty ...
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