Movies and TV shows like The Catherine Tate Show

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The Catherine Tate Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Catherine Tate Show is a British television sketch comedy written by Catherine Tate and Aschlin Ditta. Tate also stars in all but one of the show's sketches, which feature a wide range of characters. The Catherine Tate Show airs on BBC Two and is shown worldwide through the BBC. Collectively, the show has been nominated for six BAFTA Awards, two British Comedy Awards and an Emmy Award, and it has won two Royal Television Society Awards, two British Comedy Awards and a National Television Award since its debut in 2004.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, offbeat, cynical
Plot: social misfits, human nature, society, best friends, golden years, teenage life, working class, workplace situations, elderly, misfit, youth, british humour, workplace, friends, impersonating, comedian, grandparent and grandchild, nurse, odd, lifestyle, british, actress playing multiple roles, joke, female protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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I'm Alan Partridge
Comedy
UK
29 min.
 8.5
Peep Show
Comedy
UK
25 min.
 8.6
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Most similar movies to The Catherine Tate Show

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and offbeat films and TV series with plots about british humour, friends, workplace, sitcom, disorder, lifestyle and british mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Catherine Tate Show: Little Britain (2003), Black Books (2000), I'm Alan Partridge (1997), Getting On (2009), Peep Show (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Little Britain
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Little Britain is a British character-based comedy sketch show which was first broadcast on BBC radio and then turned into a television show. It was written by comic duo David Walliams and Matt Lucas. The show's title is an amalgamation of the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, cult, social misfits, gender bending, human nature, working class, transvestism, gender, misfit, society, head of state, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, paris france
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Black Books
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Black Books centres around the foul tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black. Bernard’s devotion to the twin pleasures of drunkenness and wilful antagonism deepens and enriches both his life and that of Manny, his assistant. ...
Style: surreal, not serious, talky, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, workplace, store, friends, best friends, odd couple, friendship, misfit, unfulfillment, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   68%
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I'm Alan Partridge
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: I'm Alan Partridge is a BBC situation comedy starring Steve Coogan, of which two series of six episodes each were produced — the first in 1997 and the second in 2002. The series followed the titular Alan Partridge, a failed television ...
Style: not serious, clever, talky, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, radio, down on your luck, hotel, artists and showbiz, buddies, desire for fame, friendship, celebrity culture, showbiz, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   67%
    User:   63%
 
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Getting On
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Darkly comic series about life on a hospital ward and a nursing team who have to get on with the job despite challenges thrown up by the modern NHS.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: hospital, sitcom, elderly, dealing with death, doctors and patients, retirement home life, retirement home, workplace situations, workplace, nurse, friends, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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 8.6
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Peep Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peep Show is an award-winning British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb amongst others. It has been broadcast on Channel ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, odd couple, roommate, singleness, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, partners, misfit, dull life, buddies, workplace situations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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Life's Too Short
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Life's Too Short is a British sitcom mockumentary created and written by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant from an idea by Warwick Davis, and is as described by Gervais, about "the life of a showbiz dwarf".
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: physical appearance, sitcom, showbiz, misfit, disorder, artists and showbiz, actor's life, celebrity culture, dwarf, ambition, actor, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Little Britain: Live
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The many hilarious characters of Little Britain are taken to the stage in this brilliant live performance by Matt Lucas and David Walliams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: social misfits, human nature, village, village life, working class, misfit, society, gays and lesbians, coming out, showbiz, lifestyle, british ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
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System:   61%
    User:   67%
 
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That Mitchell and Webb Look
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 720 min.
Story: That Mitchell and Webb Look is a British television sketch show starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Shown on BBC Two since 2006, its first two series were directed by David Kerr, who also directed Mitchell and Webb's previous television ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty, clever ...
Plot: disorder, artists and showbiz, workplace, friends, media, partners, british humour, advertising, reward, odd, coworker, british tv ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   57%
    User:   61%
 
Come Fly with Me
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Comedy series set in a busy airport and on the departing and arriving flights, featuring characters played by Matt Lucas and David Walliams.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: workplace situations, airport, society, parody, workplace, british humour, cross dressing, stewardess, nagging and grouching, passenger, tourist, pilot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   57%
    User:   67%
 
 8.5
 111K
The IT Crowd
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: UK Comedy series about two I.T. nerds and their clueless female manager, who work in the basement of a very successful company. When they are called on for help, they are never treated with any respect at all.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, office, social misfits, geek, boss and employee, verbal byplay, computers and web, workplace situations, workplace, misfit, obnoxious boss, computer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   52%
    User:   59%
 
 8.2
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The Young Ones
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 410 min.
Story: The Young Ones is a British sitcom, broadcast in Great Britain from 1982 to 1984 in two six-part series. Shown on BBC2, it featured anarchic, offbeat humour which helped bring alternative comedy to television in the 1980s and made household names of ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, cult, buddies, college life, student life, twentysomething life, youth, british humour, student, social relations, friends, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, medical school
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System:   44%
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 7.9
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Big Train
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Big Train is a surreal British television comedy sketch show created by Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan, writers of the successful sitcom Father Ted. The first series was broadcast on BBC Two in 1998, while the second, in which Linehan was not ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: disorder, british humour, comedian, british, british tv, social satire, absurd humor, absurdism, actress playing multiple roles, surrealism, irreverence, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   43%
    User:   43%
 
Curb Your Enthusiasm
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 ...
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, suburbs, couple relations, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, misfit, couples, disorder, mishap ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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System:   40%
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The Vicar of Dibley
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
Story: Reverend Granger is assigned as the Vicar of the rural parish of Dibley, but she is not quite what the villagers expected.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: village, fish out of water, church, clergy, small town, introspection, friendship, parents and children, workplace romance, sitcom, english countryside, british humour ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe, britain
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System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
Mid Morning Matters with Alan Partridge
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Famous DJ Alan Partridge gives us an insight into what happens behind the microphone at North Norfolk digital radio.
Style: not serious, clever, talky, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: goofy hero, radio show, artists and showbiz, workplace, media, disorder, workplace situations, recording studio
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
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Early Doors
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom set in a small pub in Manchester, “The Grapes”, where daily life is bound up in the issues of love, loneliness, and blocked urinals. Regular drinkers Joe and Duffy pass the time with landlord Ken and his police officer cronies.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, bar, working class, friends, buddies, workplace situations, society, workplace, british humour, pub, gossip and rumors, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
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System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
Goodness Gracious Me
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Goodness Gracious Me is a BBC English language sketch comedy show originally aired on BBC Radio 4 from 1996 to 1998 and later televised on BBC Two from 1998 to 2001. The ensemble cast were four British Indian actors, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: culture clash, immigrants, parody, suburbs, eccentric family, society, family relations, disorder, family life, suburban life, working class, british humour ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, india
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System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere is the much-loved sequel to Peter Kay's critically-acclaimed comedy series, "Phoenix Nights". Written by and starring Peter Kay and Patrick McGuinness, this six-part comedy/drama series is the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: on the road, buddies, odd couple, friendship, partners, friends, sitcom, chaos and mayhem, working class, social relations, disorder, british humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, cross country, britain
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System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
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Manchild
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Stockbroker Terry, art expert Patrick, orthodontist James and decking supremo Gary have been friends since their schooldays. Now, having all reached the age of 50, they are intent on reliving the freedom of their youth, buying hip new clothes and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, buddies, suburbs, introspection, boss and employee, friendship, looking for love, midlife crisis, unfulfilled love, workplace romance, adolescence vs adulthood, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   37%
    User:   37%
 
Mrs. Brown's Boys
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Get ready to experience everyone’s favourite mother hen at her most outrageous in her very first Live Tour DVD. Prepare for a riot of bad behaviour as you see Mrs Brown Live and unleashed for the first time in a show jam packed with all the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, eccentric family, elderly, matriarch, irish, family relations, disorder, golden years, couple relations, couples, mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, ireland
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System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
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Miranda
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Socially inept Miranda always gets into awkward situations; working in her joke shop with best friend Stevie, being hounded by her pushy mother, and especially when she's around her crush Gary.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, nothing goes right, looking for love, store, parents and children, singleness, love and romance, couples, family relations, disorder, thirtysomething life, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: england, europe
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System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
Only Fools and Horses....
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:   36%
    User:   42%
 
Little Britain USA
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Little Britain USA is an American spin-off-continuation of British sketch show, Little Britain, produced and aired by HBO. As in the British series, Matt Lucas and David Walliams play the majority of the characters: originals such as Lou and Andy, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, social misfits, postmodernism, verbal byplay, human nature, gender bending, gender, americana, physical appearance, cross dressing, gay slur, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   35%
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Saxondale
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Steve Coogan plays Tommy Saxondale: an ex-roadie with anger management issues and a pest-control business. Tommy is a little arrogant, a little egotistical and feels the world owes him more respect than it typically shows him. He has an assistant ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: midlife crisis, sitcom, workplace situations, dull life, suburbs, unfulfillment, workplace, british humour, middle class, disgruntled, unsuccessful, apprentice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   35%
    User:   38%
 
 8.3
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Extras
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Andy Millman gave up his day job five years ago in the hope of achieving the big time, but he’s yet to land a speaking part, let alone saunter down the red carpet to pick up an Oscar. He remains optimistic however, as rubbing shoulders with the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, best friends, celebrity culture, showbiz, media, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, friendship, media satire, tv show, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
Harry Enfield and Chums
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: BBC sketch show that while continuing to show the misadventures of a series of popular characters now also introduces a slew of new oddballs and misfits for us to enjoy including Tory Boy and The Lovely Wobbly Randy Old Ladies
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, alternative comedy
Plot: drugs/alcohol, social differences, society, best friends, buddies, parents and children, teenage life, youth, family relations, friends, british humour, parent child relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england
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System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Twenty-three years after the release of the original Beatles mockumentary, 'The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash', famous artists, actors and musicians speak out on how The Rutles influenced them.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: music band, on the road, rock, musician's life, desire for fame, rise and fall, music, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
Never Been Thawed
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hilarious mockumentary about the delicious hobby of frozen food collecting and Christian rock band, The Christers. The film follows the Mesa Frozen Entree Enthusiast's Club as they plan their first Frozen Entree Enthusiasts Convention.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: buddies, clinic, music band, cafe, musician's life, social misfits, desire for fame, friendship, ambition, artists and showbiz, friends, ego clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
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System:   33%
    User:   31%
 

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Sex Lives of the Potato Men
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two lowlifes with active fantasy sex lives deliver potatoes to various restaurants and grocers.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic, offbeat
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, working class, love and romance, partners, friends, love triangle, workplace situations, couples, phone sex, mate swapping, group sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   33%
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French and Saunders
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
Plot: parody, celebrity culture, celebrity guests, media satire, showbiz, artists and showbiz, gender, media, disorder, british humour, cross dressing, promiscuity ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: england, europe
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System:   33%
    User:   35%
 
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