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Parker Lewis Can't Lose
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Parker Lewis Can't Lose is an American teen sitcom that originally aired on FOX from September 1990 to June 1993. During the last season, the series sported the simpler title Parker Lewis. The series was produced by Columbia Pictures Television and was strongly influenced by the feature film Ferris Bueller's Day Off. The film's TV spinoff Ferris Bueller debuted on NBC during the same month as Parker Lewis, but it only lasted 13 episodes.
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat, witty, cynical
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, high school, buddies, friendship, high school life, teenage life, youth, social relations, disorder, friends, against the rules, power relations, childhood sweetheart, generation gap, outsmarting, male friendship, detention, high school principal, bully, brother sister relationship, teenager, pop culture, father son relationship
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots about friends, youth, teenage life, high school, buddies, teenager and high school life mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Saved by the Bell (1989), The Hard Times of RJ Berger (2010), High School (2010), Everybody Hates Chris (2005), Aliens in America (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Saved by the Bell
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Saved by the Bell is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993. The series was a retool of the Disney Channel series Good Morning, Miss Bliss. The show follows the exploits of a group of friends and their principal, and ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty
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Place: usa, california
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The Hard Times of RJ Berger
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 9 min.
Story: The Hard Times of RJ Berger was an American television comedy series created by David Katzenberg and Seth Grahame-Smith for MTV. The show's central character is RJ Berger an unpopular sophomore at the fictional Pinkerton High School in Ohio who ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
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Place: usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Everybody Hates Chris is an American television narrative sitcom that depicts the troubled teenage experiences of comedian Chris Rock while growing up in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City. The show is set between 1982 and 1987, but Rock ...
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aliens in America is an American sitcom created by David Guarascio and Moses Port that aired on The CW for one season from 2007–2008. Guarascio and Port also served as executive producers of the show alongside Tim Doyle. Luke Greenfield directed ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
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Duration: 88 min.
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Story: Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996 on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its "T.G.I.F." line-up. The show stars Melissa Joan ...
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    User:   55%
 
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The Adventures of Pete & Pete
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Story: The Adventures of Pete & Pete is an American children's television series produced by Wellsville Pictures and broadcast by Nickelodeon. The show featured humorous and surreal elements in its narrative, and many recurring themes centered on ...
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Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
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    User:   52%
 
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That '70s Show
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Crank up the 8-track and flash back to a time when platform shoes and puka shells were all the rage in this hilarious retro-sitcom. For Eric, Kelso, Jackie, Hyde, Donna and Fez, a group of high school teens who spend most of their time hanging out ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, sentimental ...
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Joysticks
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A successful businessman attempts to shut down a video arcade he believes is harmful to the mental health of children.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic
Audience: date night, teens
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System:   46%
    User:   46%
 
Napoleon Dynamite
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Style: humorous, offbeat, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, small town, friendship, geek, teenager, adolescence, underdog, school dance, bullying, buddies, nerds, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa, utah, mexico
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    User:   37%
 
Freaks and Geeks
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: witty, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
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Time: 20th century, 80s
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System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, high school, friendship, teacher, teenager, school, rebellion, high school life, adolescence, mentor, childhood, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, california, usa, chicago illinois
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Seinfeld
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It lasted nine seasons, and is now in syndication. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized ...
Style: not serious, talky, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, buddies, comedy of errors, friendship, singleness, cult, urban, thirtysomething life, city life, friends, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
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Beavis and Butt-Head
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Beavis and Butt-head are high school students whose lifestyles revolve around TV, junk food (usually nachos), shopping malls, heavy metal music, and trying to "score with chicks". Each show contains short cartoons centering on the duo who ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
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Class Act
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Duncan is a genius straight A student, Blade is juvenile delinquent. But because of a mix up with their school records, everyone thinks each is the other one. Now, Duncan kind of likes the attention from being thought of as a real bad dude, if only ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: 90s
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System:   42%
    User:   44%
 
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: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
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System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
Married with Children
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Married... with Children is an American sitcom that aired for 11 seasons. It featured a dysfunctional family living in a fictional Chicago, Illinois, suburb. The show, notable for being the first prime-time television series to air on Fox, ran from ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
Revenge of the Nerds
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, underdog, vengeance, beer, revenge, chase, teenager, buddies, nerds, high school, stereotypes, bullying ...
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    User:   34%
 

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