Movies and TV shows like Newhart

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Newhart (1982)
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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 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: sitcom, humorous, clever, offbeat, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: small town, hotel, village, best friends, college, friends, family relations, maid, dull life, student life, village life, cafe, social differences, small town life, mayor, couples, lifestyle, optimism, single parent, nothing goes right, siblings relations, disorder, unlikely couple, americana, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: vermont, new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Newhart

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and semi serious films and TV series with plots about friends, family relations, workplace, couples, lifestyle, workplace situations and friendship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Newhart: Evening Shade (1990), A Different World (1987), Archie Bunker's Place (1979), Designing Women (1986), Super Fun Night (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Evening Shade (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Evening Shade is an American sitcom television series that aired on CBS from 1990 to 1994. The series stars Burt Reynolds as Wood Newton, an ex-professional football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who returns to rural Evening Shade, Arkansas to ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: small town, high school, friends, power relations, social relations, small town life, feminism, lifestyle, society, sport team, family relations, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 80s
Place: arkansas, usa
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A Different World (1987)
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: college, feminism, society, chef, golden years, love and romance, lifestyle, college life, teenage love, buddies, best friends, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, clever, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, friendship, family life, partners, disorder, workplace, misfit partners, eccentric family, working class, workplace situations, family relations, friends ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Designing Women (1986)
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, interior design, looking for love, feminism, thirtysomething life, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, single parent, workplace, boss and employee, fashion, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Super Fun Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Junior attorney Kimmie Boubier and her two best friends, Helen-Alice and Marika, have had a standing date every Friday night for the last 13 years. They even have a motto for what they call "Friday Night Fun Night": "Always together! ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, lifestyle, friends, misfit, family relations, workplace situations, social awkwardness, workplace, siblings relations, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom
Plot: hotel, small town, train, couples, workplace romance, network, store, battle of the sexes, urban, village, friendship, workplace situations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Jeffersons (1975)
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: sitcom, not serious, witty, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: interracial relations, family relations, maid, lifestyle, society, couples, family life, living with parents, urban, designer, couple relations, city life ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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42%
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, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, teenage life, family life, starting over, family relations, siblings relations, best friends, single parent, workplace, thirtysomething life, family business ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Kate & Allie (1984)
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: sitcom, semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, single parent, family relations, single mother, female friendship, workplace situations, friends, couples, family life, urban, feminism, gender ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Maude (1972)
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: sitcom, realistic, biting, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: family relations, liberal, female protagonist, feminism, strong female presence, abortion, parents and children, suburbs, couple relations, couples, family life, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: village life, gas station, small town, workplace, family relations, disorder, partners, small town life, friendship, boss and employee, cafe, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Wayans Bros. (1995)
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: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: african american, family relations, college life, teenage love, workplace, bet, success, interracial relations, workplace situations, college, couples, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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After MASH (1983)
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: sitcom, witty, clever, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: hospital, power relations, society, lifestyle, buddies, partners, couples, friends, workplace situations, americana, doctors and patients, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: sitcom, biting, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: journalism, workplace romance, satire, workplace intrigue, politics, workplace, campaign, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, showbiz, media, media satire ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Freddie is a television sitcom created by, and starring, Freddie Prinze, Jr. that aired from October 5, 2005 to April 12, 2006. Freddie is inspired by Prinze Jr.'s real life, growing up in a house filled with women. His lifelong friend, Conrad ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: eccentric family, friends, family relations, best friends, lifestyle, buddies, restaurant, family, chef, cooking and food, family life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fanciful series about an aspiring writer who imagines alternative life scenarios while working for a big company.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: lifestyle, writer's life, best friends, boss and employee, workplace, workplace situations, dull life, love and romance, office, supportive coworker, obnoxious boss, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Odd Mom Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Acclaimed author Jill Kargman plays a version of herself as she navigates the treacherous and elite ecosystem of New York's Upper East Side, and the uber-wealthy mommy clique inhabiting this fantastically outrageous domain.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, family life, disorder, couples, fish out of water, best friends, misfit, family relations, siblings relations, strong female presence, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Alice (1976)
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: sitcom, semi serious, witty, talky, humorous ...
Plot: workplace, diner, single mother, single parent, parents and children, hopes, friends, workplace situations, family relations, strong female presence, friendship, starting over ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Jesse (1998)
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: sitcom, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: bar, single mother, supportive coworker, family relations, best friends, rivalry, love triangle, parents and children, love and romance, friends, strong female presence, career change ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mama's Family (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Thelma Harper and her spinster sister Fran open their home to Thelma's recently divorced son Vinton and his teenage son and daughter. It's quite an adjustment for everyone, especially the cranky, argumentative Thelma.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, couples, strong female presence, adult virgin, parents and children, teenage life, friends, family problems, family life, family, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Gimme a Break! (1981)
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: single father, parents and children, family problems, youth, suburbs, family relations, family business, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, death in the family, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Spin City (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Spin City is a smart, sophisticated sitcom about the behind-the-scenes workings of City Hall in the biggest city in America. Workaholic Mike Flaherty is the Deputy Mayor of New York City, serving as Mayor Randall Winston's key strategist and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: politics, mayor, political intrigue, workplace situations, campaign, staff, media, boss and employee, workplace, secretary, workplace romance, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
That '80s Show (2002)
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: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: materialism, buddies, youth, love and romance, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, clubbing, workplace situations, twentysomething life, friends, workplace, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Charmings (1987)
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: fairy tale, sitcom, humorous, cynical, witty ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: time travel, friends, verbal byplay, family relations, curses spells and rituals, suburban life, lifestyle, couples, disorder, family life, parody, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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227 (1985)
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: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, neighbor, apartment, eccentric family, workplace, family life, couples, best friends, social relations, friends, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Bagdad Cafe (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bagdad Cafe is an American television sitcom starring Whoopi Goldberg and Jean Stapleton. The series premiered March 30, 1990 on CBS. The show is based on the 1987 Percy Adlon film Bagdad Cafe.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: desert, cafe, friends, strong female presence, friendship, best friends, redemption, misfit, introspection, hopes, hotel, restaurant ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Parkers (1999)
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, touching, not serious
Plot: college, lifestyle, social awkwardness, feminism, strong female presence, student life, friends, family relations, social relations, supportive parent, couples, campus ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: small town, family relations, family life, starting over, society, unemployment, eccentric family, parents and children, stock broker, small town life, husband wife relationship, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Taxi (1978)
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, talky, not serious ...
Plot: taxi driver, workplace, immigrants, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, city life, friendship, mechanic, driver, stereotypes, stereotype ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The George Carlin Show (1994)
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: sitcom, suspense, realistic, biting, offbeat ...
Plot: taxi, city life, state affairs, urban, lifestyle, society, friends, workplace, buddies, bar, taxi driver, beard ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
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28%