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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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Black Books
Comedy
UK
25 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, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots including sitcom, british humour, workplace, workplace situations, power relations, friends and disorder themes mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Are You Being Served?: Yes, Prime Minister (1986), Fawlty Towers (1975), Black Books (2000), Yes Minister (1980), Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 8.8
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Fawlty Towers
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, hotel, goofy hero, family business, chef, farce, waiter, workplace situations, nothing goes right, cult, british humour, angry, married couple, waitress, disorder, manic, guest, obnoxious boss, workplace, snob, boss and employee, tourist, couple relations, misfit, paranoia, couples, complaint, hotel owner, fool, meal, british tv, arrogance, english, slap, embarrassment, british, hotel room, kitchen, employer employee relationship, husband wife relationship, hapless, staff, sidekick, owner, manager, dimwit, realization, frenchwoman, luggage, evil landowner
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   100%
 
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 8.5
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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:   88%
    User:   100%
 
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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:   84%
    User:   81%
 
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, family relations, british humour, farce, marriage, disorder, supportive spouse, couple relations, workplace situations, misfit, unfulfillment, workplace, couples, job seeking, job, city, clumsiness, pregnancy, handyman, hospital, husband wife relationship
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   86%
 
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Chef!
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, cynical, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, workplace, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, restaurant, cooking and food, british humour, cook, power relations, boss and employee, couple relations, couples, chef, patronizing, sidekick, hapless, temperamental, lifestyle, verbal abuse, kitchen, cooking, food, strong female character, hotshot, staff, french, african american
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   80%
 
You Rang, M'Lord?
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, farce, master and servant, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, servant, british humour, family life, dishonesty, power relations, disorder, hidden identity, social differences, family relations, favoritism among siblings, domestic servant, lifestyle, master servant relationship, englishman, class differences, maid, cook, butler, family feud, presumed dead
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   63%
 
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Are You Being Served? Again!
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, nothing goes right, countryside, family business, hotel, workplace situations, store, british humour, english countryside, workplace, estate, social relations, disorder, unlikely partners, human nature, partners, take over, country house, farm, retired, staff
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   82%
 
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:   63%
    User:   75%
 
I'm Alan Partridge
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, offbeat, based on radio show
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, down on your luck, hotel, radio, artists and showbiz, british humour, buddies, desire for fame, friendship, celebrity culture, showbiz, nothing goes right, ambition, hopes, media, disorder, workplace, friends, unsuccessful, wannabe, comeback, layoff, guest, hapless, social awkwardness, fan, humiliation, self involved, talk show host, lifestyle, british tv, radio show, british, celebrity, comedian, joke, personal assistant, assistant, odd, career
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   59%
 
 8.5
 80K
The Office
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic, cynical, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, office, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, employment, job, employer employee relationship, workplace, british humour, unfulfillment, power relations, dull life, goofy hero, obsession, unfulfilled love, love and romance, disorder, boss, sexism, everyday life, staff, secretary, christmas, manager, suffering, engaged, workplace problem, immature, frustration, boyfriend, desperation, assistant, coworker, dreams, career, team, downsizing, office romance, employee, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   48%
 
 7.7
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Taxi
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, taxi driver, city life, urban, workplace, immigrants, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, taxi, friendship, couples, friends, group of friends, mechanic, hippie, lifestyle, boxer, driver, anti hero, sarcasm, city, actor, stereotype, redhead, single mother, boss, restaurant
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   69%
 
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:   58%
    User:   50%
 
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Till Death Us Do Part
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, biting
Plot: sitcom, working class, parents and children, racism, family life, conservative, british humour, family argument, unemployed, family, husband, wife, sexist, daughter, pub, baby, society, family relations, immigrants, eccentric family, nagging and grouching, generation gap, liberal, culture clash, bald man, british
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   64%
 
British Men Behaving Badly
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual, witty
Plot: sitcom, singleness, drugs/alcohol, alcohol abuse, thirtysomething life, british humour, unemployed, man child, office, neighbor, nurse, alcohol, disorder, friends, buddies, misfit partners, couple relations, friendship, couples, social relations, promiscuity, sexism, politically correct, lifestyle, social awkwardness, irresponsible, machismo, loser, slacker, self involved, roommate, doubts and hesitations
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   66%
 
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Citizen Smith
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, rebellion, buddies, rebelliousness, british humour, unemployed, marxism, urban, friendship, unemployment, society, friends, socialism, communist, socialist, political leader, failed attempt, radical, delusion
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   66%
 
 6.7
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Nine to Five
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, clever, offbeat, realistic, satirical, biting, funny, sweet, light, sexy, surreal, earnest, romantic, situational comedy, dramatic, talky, absurd, suspense
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: workplace, farce, women, fighting the system, obnoxious boss, office, battle of the sexes, revenge, mentor, chase, feminism, screwball, runaway, boss and employee, divorce, corporate america, secrets, childhood, catastrophe, culture clash, police investigation, storytelling, hospital, friendship, kidnapping, friendship between women, female protagonist, workplace situations, lone hero, family, fashion, alter ego, prejudice, destiny, gender, fantasy world, adaptation, dialogue, corruption, happy ending, idealism, brutality, pregnancy, friends, unlikely friendships, doctors, prostitution, justice, rebellion, stereotypes
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   56%
 
Are You Being Served?
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, biting
Plot: farce, goofy hero, social differences, workplace situations, department store, hotel, vacation, fish out of water, disorder, resort, store, rebelliousness, siblings relations, tv show, revolution, rebellion, photo booth, revolt, gangster
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
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WKRP in Cincinnati
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, radio show, rock, radio, workplace situations, media, workplace, boss and employee, media satire, power relations, radio station, disc jockey, radio dj, secretary, ratings, small time, radio broadcasting, office, salesman, worn out, director, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
 8.2
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The Young Ones
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 410 min.
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty, alternative comedy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, buddies, cult, college life, student life, student, british humour, twentysomething life, youth, social relations, friends, social misfits, misfit, hippie, anarchist, punk, lifestyle, mohawk haircut, puppet, friends who hate each other, cricket bat, political satire, british, comedy team, live music, surrealism, violence, college, roommate, university, suicidal, mad
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, medical school
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System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
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Trollied
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, workplace, store, supermarket, british humour, employment, job, employer employee relationship, supportive coworker, petty job, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   51%
 
NileCity 105.6
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: buddies, sitcom, media satire, radio show, workplace situations, workplace, friends, media, partners, disorder, gays and lesbians, boss and employee, gender, power relations, radio, radio dj, firefighter, advertising, psychologist, guest, ordinary person, owner, comedian, everyday life, firefighting, irony, greed, party, boss
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
Gimme Gimme Gimme
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, best friends, gays and lesbians, odd couple, british humour, gender, couples, friends, singleness, physical appearance, unemployment, partners, cockney accent, lifestyle, flat, homosexual, sex, love, friend, dating, promiscuity, agent
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
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The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, realistic, surreal
Plot: sitcom, midlife crisis, hidden identity, starting over, suburbs, british humour, depression, marriage, dishonesty, hopes, unfulfillment, workplace situations, dull life, workplace, power relations, disorder, faked death, disgruntled, office
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
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 ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
Fierce Creatures
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic, absurd, satirical, sexy, comic, idiotic, light, earnest, interesting, stylized, talky, melancholic, surreal, ironic, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, culture clash, animals, british, cons and scams, workplace intrigue, zoo, costume, animal, marketing, chase, business, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, greed, pornography, danger, parody, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), monty python, violent, writers, dishonesty, corruption, betrayal, fantasy world, adaptation, runaway, rivalry, revenge, storytelling, gunfight, power relations, brutality, destiny, nudity (topless - notable), police investigation, violence, first contact, workplace, lone hero, heist, fight scenes, moral ambiguity, talking animals, workplace situations
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   40%
 
Last of the Summer Wine
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   54%
 
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Getting On
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: hospital, sitcom, elderly, dealing with death, doctors and patients, retirement home life, retirement home, nurse, british humour, workplace situations, workplace, friends, power relations, aging, friendship, getting along, medical, politically correct
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 

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Absolutely Fabulous
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, biting, offbeat, alternative comedy
Plot: sitcom, best friends, drugs/alcohol, alcohol abuse, fashion, cult, drug abuse, eccentric family, british humour, career woman, friends, family relations, gays and lesbians, aging, parents and children, gender, birthday, model, promiscuity, journal, social climbing, generation gap, star, drinking problem, comedian, middle aged, homosexual, hair, public relations, road rage, lifestyle, pager, conservative, liberal, friends who hate each other, retreat, modeling, supermarket, marijuana, ex husband ex wife relationship, best friend, cocaine, british, new year's eve, surgery, gay, dream, sister sister relationship, pop culture, adoption
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london, new york
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System:   46%
    User:   54%
 
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
Place: england, europe
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System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
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