Movies and TV shows like Night Court

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Night Court (1984)
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Night Court (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Night Court is an American television situation comedy that aired on NBC from January 4, 1984 to May 31, 1992. The setting was the night shift of a Manhattan court, presided over by the young, unorthodox Judge Harold T. "Harry" Stone. It was created by comedy writer Reinhold Weege, who had previously worked on Barney Miller in the 1970s and early 1980s.
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, offbeat, realistic, not serious, talky
Plot: courtroom, jazz, legal, legal action, district attorney, workplace, workplace situations, lawyers and clients, unconventional method, up and down relationship, power relations, nightshift, prostitute, mutant, lawyer, police, friendship, blonde, criminal, womanizer, prostitution, restaurant, african american, interracial relations, office ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and not serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, friendship, friends, power relations, boss and employee and family relations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Night Court: Taxi (1978), The John Larroquette Show (1993), Bad Judge (2014), Benched (2014), Archie Bunker's Place (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, humorous, witty, not serious, talky ...
Plot: taxi driver, workplace, immigrants, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, friendship, boss and employee, city life, mechanic, stereotype, group of friends, driver ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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100%
The John Larroquette Show (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The John Larroquette Show is an American television sitcom that ran on NBC from September 2, 1993 until October 30, 1996. Created by Don Reo, the show was a vehicle for John Larroquette following his run as Dan Fielding on Night Court. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, sincere, offbeat ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, friends, indoor, misfit, workplace, social misfits, society, workplace situations, friendship, nightshift, policewoman, workplace humor
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, missouri
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53%
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Bad Judge (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series chronicles the personal life (and the wild lifestyle) of Rebecca Wright, a tough-as-nails judge serving on the Los Angeles County Circuit Court, whose time off the bench is spent partying and displaying a reckless behavior. Her reputation ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female judge, workplace situations, courtroom, legal, courtroom drama, power relations, workplace humor, drinking contest, female boss, female protagonist, mini van, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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47%
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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 ⇓
43%
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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, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, disorder, friends, family relations, satire, partners, workplace, society, misfit partners, friendship, working class, family life ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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39%
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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, humorous, witty, clever, feel good ...
Plot: hospital, couples, americana, couple relations, workplace situations, doctors and patients, friendship, friends, power relations, workplace, society, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 50s, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, humorous, witty, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: family relations, maid, interracial relations, lifestyle, family life, city life, couple relations, urban, society, couples, living with parents, temperamental ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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34%
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Murphy Brown (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, talky ...
Plot: journalism, workplace, tv show, media satire, workplace situations, single parent, tv news, mother daughter relationship, female journalist, television reporter, female protagonist, journalist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c.
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33%
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Tracy Morgan Show is an American sitcom that aired from December 2, 2003 to March 20, 2004 on NBC. The series stars Tracy Morgan and Tamala Jones. The show was canceled in its first season after 18 episodes.
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, african american, stand up comedian, car
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, siblings relations, college, workplace situations, interracial relations, college life, teenage love, disorder, couples, success, bet ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, friends, lifestyle, siblings relations, misfit, social awkwardness, workplace, family relations, workplace situations, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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29%
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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, staff, campaign, workplace situations, political intrigue, boss and employee, media, workplace, disorder, right hand man, secretary ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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29%
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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, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: workplace, diner, single mother, single parent, best friends, hopes, strong female presence, starting over, friendship, workplace situations, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Norm (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: boss and employee, workplace situations, friendship, parole officer, hockey, power relations, step siblings, ex athlete, social worker, workplace, warden, crime and punishment ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The New WKRP in Cincinnati (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The New WKRP in Cincinnati is a sequel/spin-off of the original CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. It was made for the syndication market from 1991 to 1993. MTM Enterprises produced the show. Gordon Jump, Frank Bonner, and Richard Sanders reprised ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: radio dj, workplace, power relations, workplace situations, radio show, boss and employee, media, office, rock and roll, disc jockey, radio broadcasting, radio ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
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28%
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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, sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, single parent, single mother, female friendship, best friends, gender, strong female presence, family life, skyscraper, city life, singleness ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 10 Items or Less is a partly scripted, partly improvised American comedy series created by Nancy Hower, Robert Hickey and John Lehr. It starred Lehr as a less-than-successful businessman who returned home to run Greens & Grains, the family-owned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace, boss and employee, small town, misfit, clerk, friends, rivalry, friendship, farce, silly humor, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When a Cincinnati radio station switches from sedate music to top-40 rock 'n' roll, its staff of oddball characters is forced to switch gears quickly. New programming director Andy Travis brings in a new DJ named Venus Flytrap to work with ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, realistic, not serious
Plot: radio, radio dj, workplace, secretary, ratings, director, worn out, small time, salesman, media, power relations, satire ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, humorous, witty, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: taxi, workplace, state affairs, society, lifestyle, buddies, bar, friends, urban, city life, beard, laughter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
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26%
The Bob Newhart Show (1972)
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: sitcom, humorous, witty, clever, not serious ...
Plot: psychologist, workplace, dentist, secretary, shyness, workplace situations, doctors and patients, human nature, couple relations, battle of the sexes, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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26%
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Clipped (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Clipped centers on a group of barbershop coworkers who all went to high school together but ran in very different crowds. Now they find themselves working together at Buzzy's, a barbershop in Charlestown, Massachusetts.
Style: humorous, sitcom, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: boss and employee, workplace, workplace situations, reunion, friendship, unfulfillment, power relations, high school friends, barbershop, everyday life, best friends, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
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25%
Sanford and Son (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sanford and Son is an American sitcom, based on the BBC's Steptoe and Son, that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972, to March 25, 1977. Known for its edgy racial humor, running gags and catch phrases, the series was adapted ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, sincere, talky ...
Plot: family business, family life, friendship, parents and children, generation gap, workplace, single parent, reluctant partners, partners, living with parents, working class, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, witty, realistic ...
Plot: producer, dating, friendship, workplace, tv news, workplace situations, singleness, boss and employee, strong female presence, anchor, friends, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Mr. Sunshine (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 293 min.
Story: Ben Donovan is a self-involved manager of a second-rate San Diego sports arena who begins to re-evaluate his life on his 40th birthday. Working alongside him is his boss and arena owner, Crystal--attractive, powerful and highly erratic; Alice--the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic
Plot: workplace, disorder, workplace situations, ex athlete, midlife crisis, boss and employee, self involved, arena, owner, stadium, power relations, birthday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Car 54, Where Are You? (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Car 54, Where Are You? is an American sitcom that ran on NBC from 1961 to 1963, and was about two New York police officers based at the fictional 53rd precinct in The Bronx. Car 54 was their patrol car. The show was filmed only in black-and-white. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: police, friends, incompetent police, disorder, superior officer, unlikely partners, law enforcement, nothing goes right, odd couple, goofy hero, partners against crime, partners ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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30 Rock (2006)
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: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, topical humor ...
Plot: writers, friendship, parody, writing, actor, showbiz, tv show, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Less Than Perfect (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Claude Casey moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from temp to the anchor's desk. After her boss hires her full time, Claude realizes she may be in over her head in this world of assistants fighting to get ahead. But Claude is ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: journalism, friendship, workplace situations, power relations, best friends, love and romance, media, workplace, tv show, workplace intrigue, colleague, network ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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24%
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Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Becker is a dedicated, outspoken and talented doctor with a gruff exterior. While he tends to offend those who try to get close to him, he is extremely dedicated to his medical practice in the Bronx, N.Y., where he always goes the extra mile to help ...
Style: sitcom, clever, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: diner, doctor, liberal, health situation, goodhearted, patient, power relations, gay slur, introspection, boss and employee, doctors and patients, urban ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Living Single (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Living Single is an American television sitcom that aired for five seasons on the Fox network from August 22, 1993, to January 1, 1998. The show centered on the lives of six friends who share personal and professional experiences while living in a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: african american, workplace situations, workplace romance, urban, singleness, city life, workplace, best friends, love and romance, journal, friends, roommate ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Loop (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The Loop is an American sitcom that ran from March 15, 2006 to July 1, 2007 on Fox. The show starred Bret Harrison as Sam Sullivan, a young professional trying to balance the needs of his social life with the pressures of working at the corporate ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, realistic
Plot: workplace, twentysomething life, friends, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, boss, flirting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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