Movies and TV shows like Taxi 1978

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Taxi (1978)
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Taxi (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 a special bond among themselves, becoming friends and supporting each other through the inevitable trials and tribulations of life.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, talky, not serious, clever, realistic, offbeat
Plot: taxi driver, workplace, immigrants, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, friendship, city life, boss and employee, mechanic, driver, group of friends, stereotypes, taxi, hippie, friends, couples, lifestyle, restaurant, actor, single mother, city, boss, redhead, male protagonist, weirdo ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, realistic, humorous and not serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, friendship, friends, boss and employee, lifestyle and power relations mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Taxi: Archie Bunker's Place (1979), The Lucy Show (1962), The Loop (2006), The Jeffersons (1975), The Odd Couple (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: society, workplace, misfit partners, partners, satire, disorder, friends, family relations, family life, working class, workplace situations, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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The Lucy Show (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, feel good, witty ...
Plot: disorder, workplace, workplace intrigue, couple relations, family relations, friends, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, goofy hero, hidden identity, obnoxious boss, workplace romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
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100%
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The Loop (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Loop is an American sitcom that ran from March 15, 2006 to July 1, 2007 on Fox. The show starred Bret Harrison as Sam Sullivan, a young professional trying to balance the needs of his social life with the pressures of working at the corporate ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, friends, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, twentysomething life, superior, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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100%
The Jeffersons (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: family relations, maid, interracial relations, couples, temperamental, living with parents, designer, society, lifestyle, couple relations, city life, family life ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Odd Couple (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Odd Couple is a television situation comedy broadcast from September 24, 1970 to March 7, 1975 on ABC. It stars Tony Randall as Felix Unger and Jack Klugman as Oscar Madison, and was the first of several developed by Garry Marshall for Paramount ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Plot: odd couple, friends, screwball, slacker, unlikely partners, buddies, love and romance, partners, workplace, lifestyle, obsession, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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100%
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Seinfeld (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It lasted nine seasons, and is now in syndication. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized ...
Style: sitcom, talky, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: everyday life, comedian, dating, friendship, comedy of errors, human relationship, antisocial behavior, nothing goes right, disorder, uptight character, lifestyle, jewish ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees
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100%
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mary Tyler Moore Show is an American television sitcom created by James L. Brooks and Allan Burns that aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977. The program was a television breakthrough, with the first never-married, independent career woman as the ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, producer, dating, workplace, strong female presence, singleness, workplace situations, boss and employee, friends, self esteem, new job, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Night Court (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Night Court is an American television situation comedy that aired on NBC from January 4, 1984 to May 31, 1992. The setting was the night shift of a Manhattan court, presided over by the young, unorthodox Judge Harold T. "Harry" Stone. It ...
Style: sitcom, talky, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: courtroom, jazz, legal, workplace, legal action, district attorney, unconventional method, up and down relationship, power relations, lawyers and clients, workplace situations, nightshift ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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100%
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Sanford and Son (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, talky, sincere ...
Plot: working class, family business, friendship, parents and children, family life, generation gap, living with parents, odd couple, reluctant partners, partners, workplace, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, south central los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
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Spin City (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Spin City is a smart, sophisticated sitcom about the behind-the-scenes workings of City Hall in the biggest city in America. Workaholic Mike Flaherty is the Deputy Mayor of New York City, serving as Mayor Randall Winston's key strategist and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: mayor, politics, campaign, staff, political intrigue, boss and employee, workplace situations, media, secretary, disorder, right hand man, workplace romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
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Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Becker is a dedicated, outspoken and talented doctor with a gruff exterior. While he tends to offend those who try to get close to him, he is extremely dedicated to his medical practice in the Bronx, N.Y., where he always goes the extra mile to help ...
Style: sitcom, cynical, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: diner, doctor, friendship, doctors and patients, boss and employee, antisocial behavior, city life, introspection, clinic, workplace situations, looking for love, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Rhoda (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired 109 episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which Harper between the years 1970 and 1974 had played the role ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong female presence, thirtysomething life, stewardess, family relations, protective parent, college graduate, leaving home, couples, lifestyle, singleness, city life, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 10 Items or Less is a partly scripted, partly improvised American comedy series created by Nancy Hower, Robert Hickey and John Lehr. It starred Lehr as a less-than-successful businessman who returned home to run Greens & Grains, the family-owned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace, small town, misfit, boss and employee, friends, clerk, rivalry, friendship, power relations, superior, dull life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
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54%
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Stacked (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stacked is an American television sitcom that premiered on Fox on April 13, 2005. On May 18, 2006, Stacked was canceled, leaving five episodes unaired in the United States. The last episode aired on January 11, 2006. The five unaired episodes have ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: workplace situations, power relations, siblings relations, physical appearance, workplace, store, family business, boss and employee, fish out of water, misfit, bookstore, blonde ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Broad City (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest and mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time.
Style: sitcom, not serious, talky, humorous, buddy comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, sexual activity, lifestyle, female friendship, slacker, everyday life, free spirit, friends, city life, twentysomething life, strong female presence, young adult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.1
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Chef! (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, cynical, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: workplace, restaurant, chef, staff, cooking and food, hotshot, power relations, hapless, couples, temperamental, french, sidekick ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.8
 2K
Norm (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, boss and employee, workplace situations, ice hockey, warden, workplace, crime and punishment, social worker, step siblings, ex athlete, power relations, friends ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Wings (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett attempt to run an airline on the New England island of Nantucket while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, talky, not serious ...
Plot: airport, family relations, workplace, siblings relations, friendship, staff, workplace situations, sibling relationship, aviation, brother brother relationship, sister sister relationship, irresponsible ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Back to You (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Back to You is an American situation comedy series, which aired on Fox from September 19, 2007 to May 14, 2008. The creators and executive producers were Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan, and the director was James Burrows. The series starred ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: workplace, media, journalism, workplace romance, workplace situations, tv show, friendship, power relations, artists and showbiz, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Clipped (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Clipped centers on a group of barbershop coworkers who all went to high school together but ran in very different crowds. Now they find themselves working together at Buzzy's, a barbershop in Charlestown, Massachusetts.
Style: humorous, sitcom, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: boss and employee, friendship, workplace, workplace situations, unfulfillment, power relations, barbershop, high school friends, everyday life, best friends, friends, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Bosom Buddies (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bosom Buddies is an American sitcom starring Tom Hanks and Peter Scolari created by Robert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller and Chris Thompson. It ran from 1980 to 1982 on ABC and in reruns in the summer of 1984 on NBC. The show features the ...
Style: buddy comedy, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, gender bending, hotel, showbiz, friendship, physical appearance, workplace romance, couples, love and romance, buddies, performer's life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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30 Rock (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: 30 Rock is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place ...
Style: sitcom, parody, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, showbiz, tv show, actor, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, writers, nothing goes right, workplace situations, verbal byplay, boss and employee, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, car, stand up comedian, african american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When a Cincinnati radio station switches from sedate music to top-40 rock 'n' roll, its staff of oddball characters is forced to switch gears quickly. New programming director Andy Travis brings in a new DJ named Venus Flytrap to work with ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: radio, radio dj, secretary, workplace, salesman, small time, power relations, director, satire, media, boss and employee, media satire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
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That Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, love and romance, media, actor's life, tv show, workplace situations, couples, power relations, artists and showbiz, performer's life, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: After a naive Midwestern girl's big city dreams are dashed her first week in New York, she finds herself living with her worst nightmare in this hilarious, contemporary comedy about a female odd couple who are surrounded by an outrageous cast ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, cynical, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, city life, lifestyle change, friends, lifestyle, naivete, sexual humor, odd couple, everyday life, troublemaker, party, big city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Drew Carey Show (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Drew is an assistant director of personnel in a Cleveland department store and he has been stuck there for ten years. Other than fighting with co-worker Mimi, his hobbies include drinking beer and not being able to get dates. To make a few extra ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, talky, not serious, realistic
Plot: loser, workplace, office, department store, irish, ordinary person, promotion, friends, couples, unsupportive coworkers, bad attitude, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Living Single (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: african american, african american woman, friends, couples, journal, roommate, love and romance, best friends, workplace, singleness, workplace situations, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Mr. Sunshine (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 293 min.
TV show
Story: Ben Donovan is a self-involved manager of a second-rate San Diego sports arena who begins to re-evaluate his life on his 40th birthday. Working alongside him is his boss and arena owner, Crystal--attractive, powerful and highly erratic; Alice--the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, ex athlete, disorder, boss and employee, midlife crisis, self involved, arena, power relations, unfulfillment, owner, birthday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Friends with Better Lives (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about six friends at different stages in their lives – married, divorced, newly engaged and single – who are outwardly happy, but secretly questioning if their friends have it better. Andi and Bobby are happily married with two kids but ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, buddies, friends, group of friends, romance, model, social satire, husband wife relationship, humour, satire, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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49%