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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, sitcom and disorder mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Parker Lewis Can't Lose: The Hard Times of RJ Berger (2010), High School (2010), Aliens in America (2007), Saved by the Bell (1989), What's Happening!! (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 9 min.
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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 ...
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
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Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Parody of Game Of Thrones.
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Curb Your Enthusiasm
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
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Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, witty ...
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Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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Country: UK
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Style: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic, offbeat ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic, sexy
Audience: teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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18-Year-Old Virgin
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a series of sexual mishaps, a high school senior tries to lose her virginity on the last night before graduation.
Style: not serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: strong sexual content, looking for sex, sexual relations, teenage life, youth, friends, buddies, love and romance, couples, disorder, mental institution, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: humorous, light, feel good, not serious, offbeat ...
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Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere
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