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Only Fools and Horses....
Original name: 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: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, working class, siblings relations, cons and scams, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, british humour, uncle, eccentric family, workplace situations, dishonesty, hopes, society, family relations, flat, business, scam, council estate, brother, black market, dealer, hapless, grandparent and grandchild, veteran ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, witty and semi serious films and TV series with plots about british humour, sitcom, workplace, disorder, workplace situations, family relations and society mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Only Fools and Horses....: The Royle Family (1998), Steptoe and Son (1962), I'm Alan Partridge (1997), Open All Hours (1973), Keeping Up Appearances (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 45 min.
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Duration: 29 min.
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