Movies and TV shows like Parker Lewis Can't Lose

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Parker Lewis Can't Lose (1990)
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Parker Lewis Can't Lose (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
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: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, cynical, witty, surreal, not serious
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, boss, friendship between men, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, male friendship, teenage life, youth, friendship, friends, childhood sweetheart, against the rules, high school life, buddies, generation gap, studying, disorder, outsmarting, power relations, social relations, teenager, camp, bully, pop culture, high school principal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about youth, teenage life, friends, high school, friendship, high school life and teenager mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Parker Lewis Can't Lose: The Steve Harvey Show (1996), City Guys (1997), High School U.S.A. (1983), What's Happening!! (1976), The Inbetweeners (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Steve Harvey Show (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Steve Harvey Show is an American sitcom that aired for six seasons from August 25, 1996 to February 17, 2002 on The WB Television Network. It was created by Winifred Hervey and directed by Stan Lathan.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: high school, self discovery, teachers and students, workplace, musician's life, youth, teenage life, teenage love, r&b, interracial relations, fish out of water, high school life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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City Guys (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: City Guys is a United States television sitcom that aired from September 1997 to December 2001 on NBC. It lasted five seasons, and ended its run around the time of the dissolution of TNBC.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, sitcom
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, boss, friendship, city life, teenage life, urban, lifestyle, youth, friends, streetwise, teenage boy, friend ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
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High School U.S.A. (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in a senior high school class, J.J. (Michael J. Fox) pursues the girlfriend of a rival from a higher clique which culminates in a race at the end of the movie between the two rivals in this light comedy.
Style: feel good, humorous, sitcom, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, stoners, social relations, disorder, friends, love and romance, opposites attract, power relations, rivalry, youth, underdog, teenage love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, midwest
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What's Happening!! (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: What's Happening!! is an American television sitcom that aired on ABC from August 5, 1976 to April 28, 1979. The show premiered as a summer series. With good ratings and reviews, and after the failure of several other shows on the network, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, disorder, friends, family relations, teenage life, single parent, partners, nothing goes right, buddies, youth, male friendship, working class ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Inbetweeners (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A group of teenagers navigating high school and charging into adulthood the way everyone does... by taking one step forward and three steps back.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, lifestyle, friendship between men, male friendship, battle of the sexes, looking for sex, youth, buddies, coming of age, high school student, rebellion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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77%
Saved by the Bell (1989)
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, pre-teens, teens
Plot: high school, boss, cheerleader, high school life, friendship, teenage love, young love, adolescence vs adulthood, teachers and students, teenage life, studying, childhood sweetheart ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
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77%
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Clueless (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Clueless is a television series spun off from the 1995 teen film of the same name. The series originally premiered on ABC on September 20, 1996 as a part of the TGIF lineup during its first season. The show then spent its last two seasons on UPN ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, coming of age, youth, best friends, lifestyle, fashion, shopping, shopping mall, family relations, friends, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
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My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: My Life as Liz is a mockumentary style American television series that centers on the life of Liz Lee, a misfit high-school senior living in small town Texas. The series debuted on MTV on January 18, 2010. The first season finale aired on March 8, ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, youth, social relations, friendship, high school life, lifestyle, teenage life, best friends, parents and children, power relations, family relations, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, new york
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74%
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Glory Daze (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Glory Daze is an American comedy-drama television series. The one-hour series revolves around a group of college freshmen who pledge a fraternity in 1986. The series aired from November 16, 2010, to January 18, 2011 on TBS. On February 24, 2011, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, young adult, student life, buddies, social relations, young people, college life, teenage life, friends, youth, father son relationship, party ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: wisconsin, usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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 ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, sitcom, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, eccentric family, high school, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magic, friendship, teenage life, family relations, youth, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: massachusetts, usa
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70%
That's So Raven (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Raven Baxter is a winsome teen whose ability to glimpse flashes of the future often gets her into hot water.
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, sitcom, captivating
Audience: teen comedy, kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: psychic power, family, family relations, disorder, parents and children, teenage life, supernatural ability, teenage love, siblings relations, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, extrasensory perception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco
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Saved by the Bell: The New Class (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Saved by the Bell: The New Class is a spin-off of the Saved by the Bell series which ran from September 11, 1993 to January 8, 2000. The series lasted for seven seasons on NBC as a part of the network's TNBC Saturday morning line-up. It was the ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, prom, prank, private detective, workplace, misfit, youth, hardcase students, high school life, teenage life, teachers and students, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: california
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Teachers. (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teachers is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC. The show ran for six episodes until its cancellation on May 2, 2006. Loosely based upon a UK series of the same name, it was developed by Matt Tarses, co-executive producer of the medical ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: high school, friendship, teachers and students, school teacher, workplace situations, hardcase students, lifestyle, workplace, youth, studying, boss, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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, sitcom, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Everybody Hates Chris (2005)
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 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, teenage life, bully, working class, high school, black family, african american, parents and children, family life, friendship, eccentric family, youth ...
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Mr. Young (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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Duration: 22 min.
Story: Mr. Young is a Canadian comedy series that premiered on March 1, 2011 on YTV. The series is shot in front of a live audience in Burnaby, British Columbia. The series was created by Dan Signer, and stars Brendan Meyer, Matreya Fedor and Gig Morton as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good, realistic
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: high school, prodigy, teenage life, young heroes, lifestyle, teenage love, child prodigy, teachers and students, friends, social relations, youth, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
School of Thrones (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Parody of Game Of Thrones.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: prom, parody, youth, rivalry, teachers and students, teenage life, friendship, high school life, profanity, power relations, family relations, friends ...
Place: usa
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I Hate My Teenage Daughter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: I Hate My Teenage Daughter is an American sitcom that ran on Fox from November 30, 2011 to March 20, 2012. It aired at the 9:30 pm /8:30 pm timeslot after The X Factor. The series stars Jaime Pressly and Katie Finneran. On May 10, 2012, Fox canceled ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, sitcom
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Breaker High (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, humorous
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: ship, cruise, high school, battle of the sexes, coming of age, first sex, friends, couples, meaningful kiss, childhood sweetheart, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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Kenan & Kel (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teen comedy
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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California Dreams (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: California Dreams is an American teen-oriented sitcom that aired from 1992 to 1996 on Saturday mornings during NBC's Teen NBC programming block. It was created by writers Brett Dewey and Ronald B. Solomon and executive produced by Peter Engel, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, situational comedy
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: basketball, high school life, music band, youth, buddies, lifestyle, love and romance, teenage life, teenage love, rock, friends, high school hunk ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Malcolm & Eddie (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Malcolm & Eddie is an American television sitcom that premiered August 26, 1996 on the UPN Network, and ran for four seasons, airing its final episode on May 22, 2000. This series starred Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Eddie Griffin in the lead roles. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bar, friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, odd couple, partners, friends, disorder, male friendship, friendship between men, roommate, stand up comedian ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: missouri, kansas, usa, kansas city
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Hang Time (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hang Time is an American teen sitcom about a fictional Indiana high school's boys' basketball team "Deering" with one female player, that aired from 1995–2000. It aired on Saturday mornings on NBC as part of the network's ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: high school, basketball, sport team, friends, youth, high school life, teenage life, group of friends, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, teenager, teenage girl, high school student ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Inbetweeners (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Welcome to a world of futile crushes, sibling brawls, getting drunk too quickly and casting constant aspersions about your friends' sexuality.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, looking for sex, high school, innocence lost, youth, friendship, bully, sexual humor, lifestyle, loss of virginity, social problems, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Follows the counselors and campers on their first day at Camp Firewood in the summer of 1981.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, camp, rivalry, camp counselor, parody, friends, youth, summer camp, friendship, buddies, silly humor, counselor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
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American Sophomore (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of high school kids enjoy many adventures throughout their formative tenth grade year.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, youth, social relations, friends, disorder, teenager
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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47%
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Miss Guided (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Miss Guided is an American sitcom that ran from March 18, 2008 to April 3, 2008 as a mid-season replacement on ABC. The series follows the life of Becky Freeley, a guidance counselor at a high school that she attended when she was a teenager. The ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom, feel good ...
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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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The Odd Couple (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, friendship, friends, dating, disorder, roommate, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, misfit, radio show, macho man, job, high maintenance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Strangers with Candy (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Strangers with Candy is a television series produced by Comedy Central. It first aired on April 7, 1999, and concluded its third and final season on October 2, 2000. Its timeslot was Sundays at 10:00 p.m.. In 2007, Strangers with Candy was ranked ...
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: satire, high school, teachers and students, looking for sex, adolescence vs adulthood, switching roles, disorder, couples, ex convict, power relations, stranger, boss ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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