Movies and TV shows like The Vicar of Dibley

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The Vicar of Dibley (1994)
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The Vicar of Dibley (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Reverend Granger is assigned as the Vicar of the rural parish of Dibley, but she is not quite what the villagers expected.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: english countryside, church, village, friendship, holiday, small town, conservative, religion, priest, farmer, weirdo, countryside, cottage, small community, christmas, youth, friends, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, village life, self discovery, teenage life, society, workplace romance ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, britain

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Most similar movies to The Vicar of Dibley

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sitcom films and TV series with plots about social relations, friendship, british humour, society, family relations, friends and small town mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Vicar of Dibley: Father Ted (1995), The Green Green Grass (2005), Clatterford (2006), Ballykissangel (1996), Last of the Summer Wine (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Father Ted (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: A crazy comedy about three rather strange parish priests exiled to Craggy Island, a remote island off the Irish west coast.
Style: surreal, semi serious, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: priest, island, clergy, bishop, friendship, catholic church, against the odds, family relations, contests and competitions, love and romance, workplace, eccentric family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe
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The Green Green Grass (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Green Green Grass is a new comedy series and is a spin-off from Only Fools And Horses. It features the characters of Boycie and Marlene and introduces their son, Tyler, now 15 years old. Since we last met them, Boycie's second-hand car empire ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, sitcom, realistic
Plot: farm, fish out of water, eccentric family, lifestyle, boss and employee, society, social differences, disorder, starting over, obnoxious boss, countryside, english countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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Clatterford (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jam & Jerusalem is a British sit-com that aired on BBC One from 2006 to 2009. Written by Jennifer Saunders and Abigail Wilson, it starred Sue Johnston, Jennifer Saunders, Pauline McLynn, Dawn French, Maggie Steed, David Mitchell, and Sally ...
Style: uplifting, witty, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: british, friendship, family relations, village, village life, friends, social relations, strong female presence, family life, gender, best friends, english countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, britain
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44%
Ballykissangel (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Ballykissangel is a BBC television drama set in Ireland, produced in-house by BBC Northern Ireland. The original story revolved around a young English Roman Catholic priest as he became part of a rural community. It ran for six series, which were ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: small town, village life, rise and fall, love and romance, society, workplace, elderly, golden years, opposites attract, clergy, unlikely couple, family problems ...
Place: ireland, europe, england
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Last of the Summer Wine (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Unencumbered by wives, jobs or any other responsibilities, three senior citizens who've never really grown up explore their world in the Yorkshire Dales. They spend their days speculating about their fellow townsfolk and thinking up adventures ...
Style: sitcom, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: countryside, friendship, elderly, small town, golden years, friends, social relations, english countryside, retirement, library, childhood friend, pub ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 90s, 70s, contemporary ...
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england, united kingdom, europe
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Rev. (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rev. is a British television sitcom produced by Big Talk Productions. The show premiered on BBC Two on 28 June 2010. The show's working titles were The City Vicar and Handle With Prayer. The series revolves around a Church of England priest, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining ...
Plot: church, clergy, priest, belief, society, social relations, moral dilemma, religions or cults, urban setting, conflict, frustration, reluctant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Black Books centres around the foul tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black. Bernard’s devotion to the twin pleasures of drunkenness and wilful antagonism deepens and enriches both his life and that of Manny, his assistant. ...
Style: humorous, surreal, witty, sitcom, not serious ...
Plot: bookstore, weirdo, workplace, best friends, irish, friends, farce, misfit, workplace situations, friendship, store, workplace problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
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Up the Women (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: It's 1910 and we're in Banbury church hall at the Banbury Intricate Craft Circle. Margaret has been to London and discovered the Women's Suffrage movement so she decides they need to set up their own movement and The Banbury Intricate ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, friendship, against the odds, idealism, hopes, battle of the sexes, society, injustice, feminism, gender, small town, women's suffrage ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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28%
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Little Mosque on the Prairie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Little Mosque on the Prairie is a Canadian sitcom that aired on CBC, created by Zarqa Nawaz and produced by WestWind Pictures. It was filmed in Toronto, Ontario and Indian Head, Saskatchewan. The series was selected and showcased at the 2009 Dawn ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, touching, realistic, witty ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Corner Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Corner Gas is a Canadian television sitcom created by Brent Butt. The series ran for six seasons from 2004 to 2009. Re-runs still air on CTV, CTV Two and The Comedy Network in Canada. Deriving its name from the roadside gas station in the fictional ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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Beautiful People (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
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Story: Beautiful People is a British comedy drama television series based on the memoirs of Barneys creative director Simon Doonan. The series takes place in Reading, Berkshire, in 1997, where thirteen-year-old Simon Doonan and his best friend Kylie dream ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
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My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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, feel good ...
Audience: teens
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Mapp & Lucia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: 1930s comedy drama based on EF Benson's novels, about the rivalry between two women in a quaint village.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Grace & Favour is a British sitcom sequel to the long-running series Are You Being Served? It aired on BBC1 for two series from 1992 to 1993 and marked the return of Are You Being Served? creators and writers Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
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Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, entertaining ...
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French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, cynical, biting ...
Plot: media, artists and showbiz, gender, showbiz, media satire, celebrity culture, promiscuity, cross dressing, disorder, satire, female protagonist, joke ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: england, europe
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The Inbetweeners (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to a world of futile crushes, sibling brawls, getting drunk too quickly and casting constant aspersions about your friends' sexuality.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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Amen (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Amen is an American television sitcom produced by Carson Productions that ran from September 27, 1986 to May 11, 1991 on NBC. Set in Sherman Hemsley's real-life hometown of Philadelphia, Amen stars Hemsley as the deacon of a church and was part ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: church, religion, family relations, religions or cults, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, society, workplace, rivalry, love and romance, clergy, christian ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Still Open All Hours is a sitcom set in a grocer's shop. It is a sequel to the series Open All Hours, written by original series writer Roy Clarke and featuring several of the permanent cast members of the original series
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, parents and children, family business, friendship, storekeeper, salesman, customer, workplace humor, british humour ...
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Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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Bless Me Father (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bless Me Father is a British sitcom starring Arthur Lowe, Daniel Abineri, Gabrielle Daye, Patrick McAlinney, David Ryall, Derek Francis and Sheila Keith. It was aired on ITV from 1978 until 1981 and described the adventures of an Irish Catholic ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
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Place: london, england
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22%
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Manchild (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stockbroker Terry, art expert Patrick, orthodontist James and decking supremo Gary have been friends since their schooldays. Now, having all reached the age of 50, they are intent on reliving the freedom of their youth, buying hip new clothes and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, workplace romance, friendship, lifestyle, looking for love, introspection, boss and employee, family relations, best friends, buddies, workplace, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
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Some Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Some Girls is a British comedy series written by Bernadette Davis that airs on BBC Three. The show stars Adelayo Adedayo, Mandeep Dhillon, Alice Felgate, Natasha Jonas, Dolly Wells, Colin Salmon, Jassa Ahluwalia and Franz Drameh. It debuted on 6 ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Only Fools and Horses (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, europe
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Sordid Lives: The Series (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sordid Lives: The Series is an American television series created, written, and directed by Del Shores and acts as a prequel to 2000 film Sordid Lives, also by Shores, self-described as a "Black comedy about white trash". The show is set ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, witty
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Closer You Get (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irish bachelors take out an ad in the Miami Herald, looking for love.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sex comedy
Plot: small town, village, couples, romance, isolation, couple relations, family relations, battle of the sexes, village life, small town life, love, friendship between men ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
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Max and Paddy's Road to Nowhere (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere is the much-loved sequel to Peter Kay's critically-acclaimed comedy series, "Phoenix Nights". Written by and starring Peter Kay and Patrick McGuinness, this six-part comedy/drama series is the ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: motor home, friendship, on the road, friends, social relations, disorder, odd couple, lifestyle, buddies, silly humor, chaos and mayhem, working class ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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This Country (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of cousins Kerry and Kurtan in the rural village of Cotswolds.
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good
Plot: countryside, small town, grownups, brother sister relationship, friendship, identity crisis, society, adolescence, youth, nature, village, cousin ...
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Heavens Above! (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A naive but caring prison chaplain, who happens to have the same last name as an upper class cleric, is by mistake appointed as vicar to a small and prosperous country town. His belief in charity and forgiveness sets him at odds with the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, clever
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Place: england, europe, london
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The Royle Family (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: British comedy series focusing on the lives of a working-class family in Manchester who love the TV.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous
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Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: northern england, manchester, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Men Behaving Badly is a British sitcom that was created and written by Simon Nye. It follows the lives of Gary Strang and his flatmates, Dermot Povey and Tony Smart. It was first broadcast on ITV in 1992. A total of six series were made along with a ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, talky, humorous, realistic ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, london
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19%