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Good Times (1974)
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Good Times (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Good Times is an American sitcom that originally aired from February 8, 1974, until August 1, 1979, on the CBS television network. It was created by Eric Monte and Mike Evans, and developed by Norman Lear, the series' primary executive producer. Good Times is a spin-off of Maude, which is itself a spin-off of All in the Family along with The Jeffersons. The series is set in Chicago. The first two seasons were taped at CBS Television City in Hollywood. In the fall of 1975, the show moved to Metromedia Square, where Norman Lear's own production company was housed.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: painting, black family, sitcom, ghetto, friendship, friends, family relations, parents and children, interracial relations, love and romance, family life, ambition, follow your dream, workplace romance, social differences, society, urban, couples, young lovers, tv show, suburban life, city life, underdog, workplace, workplace situations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, chicago illinois

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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 about sitcom, family relations, couples, workplace, parents and children, family life and friends mostly in Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Good Times: Sanford and Son (1972), Maude (1972), Black-ish (2014), The Jeffersons (1975), Living Single (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sanford and Son (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sanford and Son is an American sitcom, based on the BBC's Steptoe and Son, that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972, to March 25, 1977. Known for its edgy racial humor, running gags and catch phrases, the series was adapted ...
Style: biting, realistic, talky, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, family business, lifestyle, society, misfit, urban, workplace, single parent, family relations, odd couple, exploit, generation gap ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Maude (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, liberal, feminism, female protagonist, family life, suburbs, couples, civil rights, society, abortion, social relations, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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92%
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Black-ish (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic
Plot: sitcom, black family, parents and children, social differences, society, racial issues, teenage boy, african american, married couple, father son relationship, family relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Jeffersons (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jeffersons is an American sitcom that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, through July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The show was produced by the T.A.T. Communications Company from 1975–1982 and by Embassy ...
Style: realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous, witty
Plot: sitcom, maid, couples, temperamental, lifestyle, urban, society, designer, family life, couple relations, city life, living with parents ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Living Single (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Living Single is an American television sitcom that aired for five seasons on the Fox network from August 22, 1993, to January 1, 1998. The show centered on the lives of six friends who share personal and professional experiences while living in a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, african american, journal, urban, couples, workplace romance, workplace, best friends, workplace situations, friends, love and romance, city life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
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Gidget (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gidget is an American sitcom about a surfing, boy-crazy teenager called "Gidget" and her widowed father Russ Lawrence, a UCLA professor. Sally Field stars as Gidget with Don Porter as father Russell Lawrence. The series was first broadcast ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Plot: surfing, sitcom, workplace romance, friendship, college, best friends, hanging, teenage life, eccentric family, suburbs, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Day at a Time is an American situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as Ann Romano, a divorced mother who moves to Indianapolis with her two teenage daughters Julie ...
Style: realistic, touching, sexual, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, single mother, feminism, gender, siblings relations, love and romance, parents and children, suburban life, lifestyle, starting over, single parent, workplace ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Love & War (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Love & War is an American television sitcom, which aired on CBS from September 21, 1992 to February 1, 1995. Created by Diane English, the series originally starred Susan Dey as Wally Porter, a Chicago restaurateur, and Jay Thomas as Jack ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: sitcom, bar, newspaper columnist, restaurant, couple relations, workplace situations, hopes, love and romance, friends, friendship, workplace, starting over ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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227 (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 227 is an American situation comedy that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, until May 6, 1990. The series stars Marla Gibbs as a sharp-tongued, inner-city resident gossip and housewife, Mary Jenkins. It was produced by Embassy ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, apartment, neighbor, lifestyle, society, friendship, love and romance, family relations, friends, family, social relations, workplace ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Kate & Allie (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Kate & Allie is an American television situation comedy which ran from March 19, 1984, to May 22, 1989. Kate & Allie first aired on CBS as a midseason replacement series and only six episodes were initially commissioned, but the favorable ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: sitcom, single parent, friendship, single mother, female friendship, singleness, thirtysomething life, family relations, best friends, battle of the sexes, feminism, urban ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, single mother, friends, hopes, family relations, best friends, single parent, friendship, starting over, parents and children, workplace situations ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, clever, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, sitcom, partners, society, workplace, working class, friendship, family life, disorder, misfit partners, workplace situations, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Life with Bonnie (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The host of the local morning talk show Morning Chicago creatively balances family commitment—to her husband John, a hard-working family practice doctor, and their three young children— and career obligations.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, couples, family life, media, ambition, relationship vs career, family relations, tv show, parents and children, artists and showbiz, family, irish american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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That Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: That Girl is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971. It stars Marlo Thomas as the title character Ann Marie, an aspiring actress, who moves from her hometown of Brewster, New York to try to make it big in New York City. Ann has to take ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: performer's life, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, power relations, suburban life, workplace, boss and employee, love and romance, singleness, couples, suburbs, workplace romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, based on british tv series
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, elderly, couple relations, retiring, lifestyle, family life, couples, unemployment, family, parents and children, aging, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Calvin Palmer is the owner of a barbershop on the Southside of Chicago. Reluctantly inheriting the neighborhood establishment and popular hangout from his father, he juggles his responsibilities to his clients, his family, and his community as a ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, barbershop, social relations, family relations, drugs/alcohol, misfit, urban, society, friendship, beauty salon, family business, immigrants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Wayans Bros. (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Wayans Bros. is a situation comedy that aired from January 1995 to May 1999 on The WB. The series starred real-life brothers Shawn and Marlon Wayans. Both brothers were already well-known from the sketch comedy show In Living Color that was ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, african american, interracial relations, family relations, college life, success, teenage love, love and romance, siblings relations, college, disorder, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, family, couple relations, family life, teenage life, suburbs, society, youth, love and romance, friends, family relations, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Doris Day Show (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Doris Day Show is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until March 1973, remaining on the air for five seasons and 128 episodes. In addition to showcasing Doris Day, the show is remembered for ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, sitcom, single mother, workplace, opposites attract, terminal illness, couples, workplace romance, wooing, love and romance, friends, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Petticoat Junction (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Petticoat Junction is an American situation comedy produced by Wayfilms that originally aired on CBS from September 1963 to April 1970. The series is one of three interrelated shows about rural characters created by Paul Henning. Petticoat Junction ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hotel, small town, train, unlikely couple, boss and employee, village life, village, battle of the sexes, store, urban, network, workplace ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The King of Queens (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three's definitely a crowd for parcel post deliveryman Doug Heffernan (Kevin James), whose newly widowed father-in-law, Arthur (Jerry Stiller), has moved in with him and his wife, Carrie (Leah Remini). Doug's no longer the king of his ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, working class, living with parents, friendship, marital problem, african american, marriage, wannabe, oldtimer, family life, eccentric family, couples ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Royal Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Royal Family is an American sitcom starring Redd Foxx and Della Reese. The series was created and produced by Eddie Murphy, as part of a development deal Murphy had with CBS, and produced by Paramount Television, the television arm of Paramount ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, elderly, parents and children, family relations, aging, family life, black family, living with parents, post office, short lived, comeback, african american
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, bar, single mother, parents and children, love and romance, friends, supportive coworker, family relations, family business, career change, rivalry, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Too Close for Comfort (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Too Close for Comfort is an American television sitcom which ran on the ABC network from November 11, 1980 until May 5, 1983, and in first-run syndication from April 7, 1984 until September 27, 1986. It was modeled after the British series Keep It ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, based on british tv series
Plot: sitcom, cartoonist, relationship vs career, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, suburban life, friends, parents and children, thirtysomething life, starting over, overbearing ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Parkers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: not serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Plot: sitcom, college, family relations, friends, student life, parents and children, love and romance, friendship, youth, college dropout, college life, college graduate ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa, campus, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Michael J. Fox Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, Mike Henry had to give up his career as a news anchor for New York's WNBC and focus on his health and his family. Four years later, Mike decides to get back to work and struggles between ...
Style: humorous, sincere, not serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, workplace, comeback, videotaping, disability, media, anchor, family life, tv show, network, family relations, overbearing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Tracy Morgan Show is an American sitcom that aired from December 2, 2003 to March 20, 2004 on NBC. The series stars Tracy Morgan and Tamala Jones. The show was canceled in its first season after 18 episodes.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: sitcom, working class, workplace situations, family relations, parents and children, family life, workplace, car, african american, stand up comedian, auto repair
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Steptoe and Son (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Steptoe and Son is a British sitcom written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson about a father and son played by Wilfred Brambell and Harry H. Corbett who deal in selling used items. They live on Oil Drum Lane, a fictional street in Shepherd's Bush, ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, touching ...
Plot: sitcom, working class, living with parents, parents and children, family relations, workplace situations, workplace, reluctant partners, city life, family life, partners, family problems ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Welcome to the Family (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Welcome to the Family is an American television series that aired on NBC from October 3, to October 17, 2013 on Thursdays at 8:30 p.m. Eastern/7:30 p.m. Central, after Parks and Recreation. On May 10, 2013, the network placed a series order for the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, culture clash, youth, pregnancy, eccentric family, family life, teenage life, disorder, couples, teenage love, society, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Lucy Show (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Lucy Show is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from 1962–68. It was Lucille Ball's follow-up to I Love Lucy. A significant change in cast and premise for the 1965–66 season divides the program into two distinct eras; aside from Ball, ...
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, bank, workplace situations, family relations, friends, boss and employee, parents and children, suburban life, goofy hero, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%