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Arli$$ (1996)
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Arli$$ (1996)
Original name: Arliss
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Arliss is an American situation comedy about a sports agent and his group of associates. The series premiered on HBO in 1996 and ended in 2002.
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, realistic, cynical, witty, talky, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, heroes, ambition, hotshot hero, ex athlete, workplace, workplace situations, football, basketball, baseball, talent agent
Time: 90s, 20th century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, friends, power relations, friendship, lifestyle and couples mostly in Comedy, Sport and Drama genres. Some movies like Arli$$: The John Larroquette Show (1993), 1st & Ten: The Championship (1984), Coach (1989), Murphy Brown (1988), Hang Time (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The John Larroquette Show (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The John Larroquette Show is an American television sitcom that ran on NBC from September 2, 1993 until October 30, 1996. Created by Don Reo, the show was a vehicle for John Larroquette following his run as Dan Fielding on Night Court. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, sincere, offbeat ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, friends, indoor, misfit, workplace, social misfits, society, workplace situations, friendship, nightshift, policewoman, workplace humor
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, missouri
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95%
1st & Ten: The Championship (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 1st & Ten is an American situation comedy that aired between December 1984 and January 1991 on the cable television network HBO. Featuring series regulars Delta Burke and veteran Reid Shelton, it was one of cable's first attempts to lure ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: american football, ambition, battle of the sexes, gender, ego clash, athlete and trainer, workplace situations, rivalry, athlete's life, partners, contests and competitions, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
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92%
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Coach (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coach is an American television sitcom that aired for nine seasons on ABC from 1989 to 1997. The series stars Craig T. Nelson as Hayden Fox, head coach of the fictional Division I-A college football team the Minnesota State University Screaming ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: college, parents and children, athlete and trainer, anchor, social relations, sport team, power relations, family relations, sport, youth, workplace, american football ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Murphy Brown (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, talky ...
Plot: journalism, workplace, tv show, media satire, workplace situations, single parent, tv news, mother daughter relationship, female journalist, television reporter, female protagonist, journalist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Hang Time (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hang Time is an American teen sitcom about a fictional Indiana high school's boys' basketball team "Deering" with one female player, that aired from 1995–2000. It aired on Saturday mornings on NBC as part of the network's ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: high school, basketball, sport team, friends, youth, high school life, teenage life, group of friends, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, teenager, teenage girl, high school student ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Norm (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: boss and employee, workplace situations, friendship, parole officer, hockey, power relations, step siblings, ex athlete, social worker, workplace, warden, crime and punishment ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The George Carlin Show (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The George Carlin Show is an American sitcom that aired on the Fox network from January 1994 to July 1995. It was created jointly by veteran TV producer Sam Simon and the show's namesake, comedian George Carlin.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: taxi, workplace, state affairs, society, lifestyle, buddies, bar, friends, urban, city life, beard, laughter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Sports Night (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The offbeat cast and crew of a sports news show as they deal with professional, personal, and ethical challenges while functioning in a pressure-cooker work environment.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: workplace, tv news, christmas, anchor, workplace intrigue, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, boss and employee, media satire, friends, dignity, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fanciful series about an aspiring writer who imagines alternative life scenarios while working for a big company.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: lifestyle, best friends, writer's life, love and romance, dull life, boss and employee, workplace, workplace situations, supportive coworker, office, hapless, obnoxious boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Beggars and Choosers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Beggars and Choosers is a comedy-drama series broadcast by Showtime. Developed by Peter Lefcourt and Brandon Tartikoff, the series was a comedic, behind-the-scenes look at network television. Its 42 episodes aired between June 19, 1999 and December ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: workplace, artists and showbiz, media, ambition, blind ambition, ratings, coma, media satire, workplace situations, backstage, female nudity, television ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family life, aging, elderly, family relations, parents and children, living with parents, short lived, post office, comeback, african american, black family
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: sitcom, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: workplace, diner, single mother, single parent, best friends, hopes, strong female presence, starting over, friendship, workplace situations, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Working Stiffs (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Working Stiffs is a short-lived 1979 American television series which starred James Belushi and Michael Keaton as brothers Ernie and Mike O'Rourke. The pair were janitors who aspired to work their way up in the field of business. The brothers ...
Style: sitcom, witty, offbeat, humorous, realistic
Plot: janitor, friends, disorder, fashion, workplace, buddies, partners, silly humor, farce, siblings relations, office, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Taxi (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He tries to maintain order over a collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his “cage,” they form ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, talky ...
Plot: taxi driver, workplace, immigrants, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, friendship, boss and employee, city life, mechanic, stereotype, group of friends, driver ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, cynical, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, workplace romance, satire, artists and showbiz, anchor, state affairs, rise to the top, celebrity culture, couples, media, disorder, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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After MASH (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: AfterMASH is an American situation comedy that aired on CBS from September 26, 1983, to December 11, 1984. A spin-off of the series M*A*S*H, the show takes place immediately following the end of the Korean War and chronicles the adventures of three ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, clever, feel good ...
Plot: hospital, couples, americana, couple relations, workplace situations, doctors and patients, friendship, friends, power relations, workplace, society, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 50s, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 351
Sophie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sophie is a Canadian television sitcom that aired on CBC from January 9, 2008 to March 23, 2009. It stars Natalie Brown as Sophie Parker, an unmarried single mother and talent agent. The show is an English-language adaptation of Télévision de ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, workplace, single parent, workplace situations, family relations, showbiz, talent agent, pregnancy, breakup, show business, single mother, mixed race child
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The New WKRP in Cincinnati (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The New WKRP in Cincinnati is a sequel/spin-off of the original CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. It was made for the syndication market from 1991 to 1993. MTM Enterprises produced the show. Gordon Jump, Frank Bonner, and Richard Sanders reprised ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: radio dj, workplace, power relations, workplace situations, radio show, boss and employee, media, office, rock and roll, disc jockey, radio broadcasting, radio ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.8
 928
In the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In the House is an American sitcom that premiered on April 10, 1995 on NBC. The series moved to UPN after its second season, where it remained for an additional three seasons until it was canceled on August 11, 1999. In the House starred LL Cool J ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: family relations, football, career change, ex athlete, down on your luck, clinic, fish out of water, misfit, doctor, african american, male female relationship, landlord
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hangin' with Mr. Cooper is an American television sitcom that originally aired on ABC from 1992 to 1997, starring Mark Curry and Holly Robinson. The show took place in Curry's hometown of Oakland, California. Hangin' with Mr. Cooper ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, teacher, friendship, singleness, power relations, couples, friends, twentysomething life, love and romance, lifestyle, best friends, workplace ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Less Than Perfect (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Claude Casey moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from temp to the anchor's desk. After her boss hires her full time, Claude realizes she may be in over her head in this world of assistants fighting to get ahead. But Claude is ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: journalism, friendship, workplace situations, power relations, best friends, love and romance, media, workplace, tv show, workplace intrigue, colleague, network ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Chef! (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chef! is a British situation comedy starring Lenny Henry that aired as twenty episodes over three series from 1993 to 1996 on the BBC. The show was created and primarily written by Peter Tilbury based on an idea from Lenny Henry and produced for the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, restaurant, chef, couples, staff, hapless, patronizing, cooking and food, french, hotshot, temperamental, african american ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Mulaney (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in New York, and based on the life and stand-up comedy of John Mulaney, this multi-camera laffer follows an aspiring comedian coming of age under the influence of his boss, his roommates and his neighbors.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, light ...
Plot: friendship, performer's life, stand up comedian, neighbor, follow your dream, ambition, lifestyle, dialogue, showbiz, coming of age, personal trainer, short lived ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Phoenix Nights (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights is a British sitcom about The Phoenix Club, a working men's club in the northern English town of Farnworth, Greater Manchester. The show was written by Neil Fitzmaurice, Peter Kay and Dave Spikey, produced by ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, workplace, ambition, workplace situations, boss and employee, disability, workplace problem, bar, british humour, blind ambition, partners, staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: northern england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Action (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Action is an American comedy series about a Hollywood producer named Peter Dragon, who is trying to recover from his last box-office failure. It aired on Fox during the 1999-2000 season. The series was critically praised for its irreverent, and ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, biting, dark humor ...
Plot: satire, hollywood, filmmaking, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, anti heroes, heroes, workplace, lifestyle, disorder, sleazy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, disorder, friends, family relations, satire, partners, workplace, society, misfit partners, friendship, working class, family life ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jamie Foxx Show is an American television sitcom that aired on the WB Network from August 28, 1996 to January 14, 2001. The series stars Jamie Foxx, Garcelle Beauvais, Christopher B. Duncan, Ellia English, and Garrett Morris.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: hotel, family business, workplace, desire for fame, performer's life, ambition, friends, workplace romance, wooing, workplace situations, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: politics, satire, state affairs, workplace, government official, workplace situations, political intrigue, politician, society, political satire, stupidity, british humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Utopia (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Set inside the offices of the "Nation Building Authority", a newly created government organisation responsible for overseeing major infrastructure projects, Utopia explores that moment when bureaucracy and grand dreams collide. It's a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: political satire, workplace, workplace situations, disorder, office, bureaucracy, workplace humor, satire, politics, government agency, incompetence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: sitcom, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: bar, single mother, strong female presence, love and romance, starting over, best friends, rivalry, workplace, single parent, love triangle, family business, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%