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Only Fools and Horses....
Original name: Only Fools and Horses
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, siblings relations, cons and scams, working class, nothing goes right, uncle, scam, british humour, council estate, brother, partners, disorder, eccentric family, workplace situations, dishonesty, hopes, society, family relations, black market, dealer, hapless, grandparent and grandchild, cockney accent, two brothers, british, grandfather, van, brother brother relationship, veteran, mishap, relatives
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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I'm Alan Partridge
Comedy
UK
29 min.
 8.5
Yes Minister
Comedy
UK
30 min.
 8.6
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots including sitcom, british humour, workplace, workplace situations, friends, working class and disorder themes mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Only Fools and Horses....: The Royle Family (1998), Last of the Summer Wine (1973), I'm Alan Partridge (1997), Keeping Up Appearances (1990), Steptoe and Son (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Royle Family
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, family life, working class, british humour, family, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, eccentric family, society, couples, in-laws, living with parents, temperamental, three generations, slice of life, living room, laziness, grandmother, bearded man, neighbor neighbor relationship, gossip, family home, parent grown child relationship, father, kitchen, neighbor, husband wife relationship, oldtimer, slacker, grandparent and grandchild, suffering
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: england, europe, manchester, northern england
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    User:   84%
 
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, village, buddies, countryside, golden years, aging, elderly, british humour, english countryside, retirement, friends, introspection, friendship, village life, social relations, old man, british, senior citizen
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 90s
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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    User:   100%
 
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, offbeat, based on radio show
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Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   84%
    User:   76%
 
Keeping Up Appearances
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, social differences, eccentric family, snob, british humour, bouquet, bbc, ambition, society, couples, blind ambition, parents and children, rich and poor, siblings relations, working class, against the odds, henpecked husband, family relations, power relations, low lives, social climbing, jalopy, social climber, englishwoman, lifestyle, sister, hypocrite, english, embarrassment, sister sister relationship, neighbor, marriage, delusion, husband wife relationship
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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Steptoe and Son
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: sitcom, reluctant partners, parents and children, urban, family business, british humour, son, father, family life, partners, society, family problems, family relations, working class, odd couple, city life, workplace situations, workplace, dealer, father son conflict, horse and cart, lifestyle, small business, laziness, junkyard, father son relationship, living with parents
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   78%
 
Waiting for God
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: cynical, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous
Plot: sitcom, elderly, golden years, retirement home, friendship, retirement home life, british humour, retirement, elderly lovers, aging, love and romance, couples, friends, in-laws, generation gap, old age, cynicism, senior citizen, oldtimer, retired, traditional versus modern, antisocial behavior, staff
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   72%
 
The New Statesman
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty, alternative comedy
Plot: legal action, politics, workplace romance, media satire, suburbs, sitcom, british humour, parliament, conservative, greed, politician, suburban life, tv show, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, campaign, media, state affairs, workplace, rivalry, society, member of parliament, bisexual, political satire, drugs, parody, sex
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   87%
 
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Not Going Out
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, love triangle, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, british humour, innuendo, sister, laziness, apartment, fall in love, friendship, working class, unfulfillment, couples, friends, disorder, job seeking, petty job, slacker, roommate, ex couple relations, owner, depression, neighbor, boyfriend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   72%
 
Twenty Twelve
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, workplace, nothing goes right, british humour, boss and employee, power relations, disorder, secretary, loner
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   80%
 
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Early Doors
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, bar, working class, friends, buddies, british humour, pub, workplace situations, society, workplace, gossip and rumors, landlord, customer, police, friend, beer, slacker, everyday life, owner, old friend, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   59%
 
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Absolute Power
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, biting, realistic, cynical, clever, witty
Plot: manipulations, workplace, media satire, workplace situations, british humour, sitcom, dishonesty, media, celebrity culture, showbiz, campaign, media sensation, advertising, power of media, media circus, newspaper, public relations, celebrity, lie, priest, staff, cover up, ethics, conflict
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   64%
 
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Yes Minister
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting, cynical
Plot: sitcom, politics, political intrigue, workplace situations, politician, british humour, minister, state affairs, power relations, workplace, manipulations, boss and employee, dishonesty, secretary, strategy, member of parliament, trick, career, parody, office, government official, dimwit
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   64%
 
The Vicar of Dibley
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: village, fish out of water, church, clergy, small town, introspection, friendship, british humour, sitcom, parents and children, workplace romance, village life, culture clash, small town life, teenage life, religions or cults, society, family relations, conservatism, congregation, fat woman, small community, chocolate, community, religion, christianity, christian, church of england, self discovery, animal life, gender, workplace, friends, hopes, love and romance, youth, social relations, conservative, holiday, easter bunny, stained glass window, idiot, city council, easter, liberal, englishman, bible, house, suit, coffee
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   53%
 
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Phoenix Nights
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, bar, workplace, blind ambition, british humour, nightclub, boss and employee, working class, disability, ambition, partners, friends, club, singing, beer, wheelchair, staff, workplace problem, owner, singer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   68%
 
Yes, Prime Minister
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting, cynical
Plot: sitcom, politics, head of state, political intrigue, workplace situations, prime minister, british humour, government, dishonesty, state affairs, boss and employee, power relations, workplace, secretary, member of parliament, staff, responsibility, government official, dimwit
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
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Black Books
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, offbeat, surreal, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, workplace, store, friends, british humour, best friends, odd couple, friendship, misfit, unfulfillment, disorder, nihilism, owner, salesman, irish, manager, workplace problem, antisocial behavior, uptight character, odd, assistant, coworker, british tv, irishman, live audience, accountant, smoking, surrealism, employer employee relationship, bookstore, drunkenness, wine, book, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   64%
 
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Desmond's
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: sitcom, immigrants, beauty salon, family business, social relations, british humour, black family, friends, couple relations, social differences, working class, society, couples, family relations, nagging and grouching, barbershop
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   49%
 
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Porridge
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, clever
Plot: sitcom, prison, prison life, confined, buddies, warden, convict, british humour, theft, judge, scottish, manipulations, cons and scams, dishonesty, disorder, friends, dentist, troublemaker, rules and policies, cell mate, prisoner, blackmail, thief, naivete
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
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Open All Hours
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, unfulfillment, store, workplace, shopkeeper, nurse, british humour, cash register, workaholic, miser, customer, bicycle, unfulfilled love, family relations, generation gap, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
The Security Men
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 43 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, sitcom, workplace situations, shopping mall, workplace, disorder, security guard, robbery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   46%
 
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Saxondale
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: midlife crisis, sitcom, workplace situations, dull life, suburbs, british humour, middle class, unfulfillment, workplace, disgruntled, unsuccessful, apprentice, wannabe, ford mustang, ex husband ex wife relationship, therapy, self involved
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
Friday Night Dinner
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, family dinner, jewish, british humour, family, dysfunctional family, family relations, couple relations, couples, disorder, neighbor, overbearing, living with parents, social awkwardness, grandmother, grandparent and grandchild, middle aged, musician, dog, marriage
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: buddies, on the road, odd couple, friendship, sitcom, british humour, partners, friends, chaos and mayhem, working class, social relations, disorder, porn, comedy duo, lifestyle, motor home, english, best friends, british, road trip, friendship between men, salesman, irish
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, cross country, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
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Peep Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, odd couple, singleness, twentysomething life, roommate, thirtysomething life, british humour, partners, misfit, dull life, buddies, workplace situations, unfulfillment, workplace, friends, cynicism, point of view, slacker, failed attempt, wannabe, humiliation, petty job, loser, divorced divorcee, actress, everyday life, musician, unhappy, naivete, manager, suffering, self involved, casual sex, doubts and hesitations, frustration, immature, mishap, desperation, odd, boyfriend, neighbor, coworker, struggle, career, paranoia, girlfriend, lifestyle, aspiring musician, nerd, promiscuity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   52%
    User:   44%
 
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Miranda
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, nothing goes right, looking for love, store, parents and children, singleness, british humour, female protagonist, love and romance, couples, family relations, disorder, thirtysomething life, unsupportive parent, chef, living with parents, overbearing parent, comedian, woman, englishwoman, lifestyle, british, dating, old friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   58%
 
One Foot in the Grave
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, dark humor, cynical, surreal
Plot: sitcom, golden years, couple relations, elderly, british humour, misery, retirement, family relations, couples, disorder, old man, british, senior citizen, neighbor, marriage, husband wife relationship, oldtimer, retired, antisocial behavior, suffering
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
Roger & Val Have Just Got In
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: couple relations, realism, verbal byplay, couples, working class, married couple, british humour, family relations, real time, sitcom
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   57%
 
The Likely Lads
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, buddies, working class, friends, friendship, british humour, pub, workplace situations, society, workplace, electrician, dysfunctional relationship, factory worker
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
Are You Being Served?
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, farce, boss and employee, store, workplace, department store, workplace situations, british humour, camp, power relations, gays and lesbians, workplace intrigue, gender, rivalry, disorder, sexism, shopping, unsupportive coworkers, supportive coworker, elderly man, knickers, suspenders, innuendo, clothing store, clothes, cockney accent, class system, catch phrase, gay joke, sexual innuendo, british tv, insult, male chauvinism, dyed hair, gay stereotype, british, customer, womanizer, irony, stereotype, bra, dirty old man, salesman, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   49%
    User:   47%
 
Mutiny on the Buses
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, witty, biting, cynical
Plot: bus, ego clash, sitcom, cons and scams, working class, lechery, strike, chaos and mayhem, relationship vs career, workplace situations, dishonesty, rivalry, society, couples, disorder, workplace
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
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