Movies and TV shows that are like Taxi 1978

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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, urban, city life, workplace, immigrants, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, taxi, friendship, couples, friends, group of friends, mechanic, hippie, actor, boxer, driver, anti hero, sarcasm, city, stereotype, redhead, single mother, boss, restaurant, lifestyle
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Seinfeld
Comedy
USA
22 min.
 8.9
Night Court
Comedy
USA
30 min.
 7.7
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Most similar movies to Taxi

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, witty and not serious films and TV series with plots including sitcom, workplace, friends, workplace situations, friendship, lifestyle and urban themes mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Taxi: Archie Bunker's Place (1979), The Jeffersons (1975), Night Court (1984), The George Carlin Show (1994), Seinfeld (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Archie Bunker's Place
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, bar, friendship, family life, working class, workplace situations, society, workplace, family relations, friends, misfit partners, eccentric family, partners, disorder, widower, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
The Jeffersons
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, interracial relations, family life, urban, society, family relations, city life, couples, maid, designer, woman, lifestyle, doorman, housekeeper, insult, interracial marriage, white male black female relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship, businessman, apartment building, apartment, interracial friendship, african american, neighbor, marriage, friendship, husband wife relationship, temperamental, living with parents
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   85%
 
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Night Court
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, clever
Plot: sitcom, courtroom, jazz, workplace situations, legal, workplace, legal action, power relations, assistant district attorney, idiot, clerk, defense attorney, brooklyn bridge, vietnamese, skyscraper, jazz singer, veteran, hallway, prostitution, interracial marriage, diabetes, sweater, cafeteria, bald man, sarcasm, police officer, womanizer, arrest, mutant, bench, jail, blonde, attorney, african american, prostitute, cafe, criminal, vietnam veteran, office, judge, lawyer, police, elevator, friend, friendship, restaurant, lawyers and clients, district attorney, up and down relationship, unconventional method
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   83%
 
The George Carlin Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, clever, realistic, offbeat, witty, biting
Plot: buddies, sitcom, city life, urban, taxi, bar, society, state affairs, workplace, friends, lifestyle, laughter, beard, ponytail, short lived, irish american, old man, television flop, taxi driver
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   86%
 
 8.9
 204K
Seinfeld
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: not serious, talky, clever, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, neurotic, situational comedy
Plot: sitcom, buddies, comedy of errors, friendship, singleness, cult, urban, thirtysomething life, city life, friends, nothing goes right, disorder, comedian, dating, jewish, neighbor, ex couple relations, living with parents, free spirited, owner, everyday life, loser, sexual activity, overbearing parent, engaged, boyfriend, boss, self involved, relatives, career, uptight character, success, antisocial behavior, baseball, girlfriend, human relationship, woman, big breasts, united states of america, jewish american, comedy of manners, new yorker, lifestyle, sexy woman, immorality, domineering mother, narcissism, live audience, sociopath, neighbor neighbor relationship
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   97%
 
 6.8
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Rhoda
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, city life, urban, jewish, dating, thirtysomething life, family relations, siblings relations, singleness, couples, stewardess, college graduate, leaving home, lifestyle, mother daughter relationship, protective parent
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   89%
 
 7.3
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Spin City
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, clever
Plot: sitcom, politics, boss and employee, workplace situations, mayor, city, state affairs, disorder, workplace, workplace romance, media satire, political intrigue, campaign, media, right hand man, politically correct, scolding, live audience, gay, man with glasses, secretary, staff
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   70%
 
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The Odd Couple
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, feel good
Plot: odd couple, screwball, sitcom, buddies, urban, unlikely partners, cult, friends who hate each other, friendship, partners, friends, human nature, obsession, city life, love and romance, workplace, separated, scolding, lifestyle, divorce, roommate, freak, slacker
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   71%
 
Sanford and Son
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, sincere, biting, based on british tv series, topical humor
Plot: sitcom, reluctant partners, parents and children, family business, family life, urban, partners, society, family relations, odd couple, single parent, friendship, working class, workplace situations, city life, misfit, social relations, workplace, dealer, black cast, all black cast, black family, sister in law, lifestyle, ghetto, aunt nephew relationship, junkyard, brother in law sister in law relationship, black american, african american, stand up comedian, adult lives at home, father son relationship, exploit, up and down relationship, living with parents, generation gap
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   84%
 
 7.3
 10K
Becker
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, cynical, clever
Plot: sitcom, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, clinic, couple relations, doctor, friendship, looking for love, urban, workplace situations, couples, workplace, friends, introspection, doctors and patients, city life, love and romance, power relations, social relations, nagging and grouching, dedication, liberal, blind character, up and down relationship, woman, dreadlocks, divorced man, doctor's office, medical, waiting room, cynic, blind man, african american man, sunglasses, italian american, interracial friendship, cigarette smoking, strong female character, goodhearted, patient, antisocial behavior, everyday life, nurse, health situation
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   75%
 
 6.7
 81K
2 Broke Girls
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty, clever, situational comedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, best friends, twentysomething life, workplace situations, female friendship, working class, restaurant, urban, workplace, friends, friendship, roommate, adult humor, cupcake, rich poor, money problems, business partner, waitress, horse, money raising, chef, petty job, supportive friend, big breasts, ukrainian, odd couple, polish, lifestyle, cleaning lady, cashier, korean american, asian american, korean, class differences, cook, babysitting, polish american, breasts, blonde, african american, brooklyn new york city, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, staff, humiliation, new job, financial problem, everyday life, owner, young people
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   54%
 
The Lucy Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty, situational comedy
Plot: sitcom, bank, goofy hero, suburbs, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, single mother, workplace situations, workplace, disorder, hidden identity, obnoxious boss, couple relations, parents and children, workplace romance, suburban life, workplace intrigue, couples, family relations, friends, redheaded woman, lifestyle, friendship between women, child, children, widow, redhead, secretary, female protagonist
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   54%
 
 8.4
 21K
Broad City
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, alternative comedy, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, best friends, friendship, urban, city life, young adult, cannabis, female friendship, twentysomething life, friends, roommate, supportive friend, everyday life, young people, sexual activity, jewish american, free spirit, new yorker, lifestyle, slacker, friendship between women, female protagonist, coworker, young woman
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   52%
 
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Everybody Hates Chris
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, sentimental, clever, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, high school, eccentric family, teenage life, urban, black family, racism, brooklyn new york city, retro, teenager, coming of age, school, family life, misfit, youth, family relations, social relations, couple relations, working class, friendship, siblings relations, high school life, society, couples, friends, shyness, bully, african american, family values, protective parent, complaint, sofa, racial discrimination, store, baldness, living room, wrath, couch, confusion, domineering mother, racial stereotype, dispute, misunderstanding, married couple, discussion, childhood memory, room, hallway, racial prejudice
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   64%
 
 8.2
 99K
30 Rock
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting, cynical, topical humor
Plot: sitcom, showbiz, jazz, writer's life, verbal byplay, writing, employer employee relationship, workplace, female protagonist, boss and employee, tv show, celebrity impersonation, parody, office, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, friendship, media, tv, entertainment, woman with glasses, pop culture, comedian, actor, actress, power relations, disorder, nothing goes right, actor's life, tv crew, feminism, feminist, staff, tv station, sexual humor, television, man with glasses, joke, stand up comedian, cross dressing, singer, friend, friends, boss, loud, unsupportive coworkers, supportive coworker, network, up and down relationship, irresponsible
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
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:   54%
    User:   51%
 
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Kate & Allie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: sitcom, city life, family life, urban, best friends, female friendship, single mother, single parent, roommate, feminism, friends, couples, friendship, family relations, battle of the sexes, singleness, teenage life, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, gender, workplace, youth, divorced mother, career woman, best friend, friendship between women, apartment building, apartment, house, brother sister relationship, teenage girl, little boy, girl, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, boy, divorce, friend, mother son relationship, skyscraper
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   53%
 
 7.0
 6K
Murphy Brown
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, journalism, media satire, workplace, tv show, television, journalist, tv news, workplace situations, media, single parent, television reporter, female protagonist, working woman, female journalist, pub, secretary, office, mother daughter relationship, painter, anchor, journal, network
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
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Barney Miller
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, intellectual
Plot: police station, sitcom, workplace situations, urban, law enforcement, police detective, workplace, partners against crime, fighting crime, police investigation, crimes, partners, polish, social worker, golden years, crime, police protagonist, jail cell, suspect, gambling, police, fish, superior, squad, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   59%
 
All in the Family
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, biting, situational comedy, based on british tv series, topical humor, ethnic humor
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, working class, parents and children, eccentric family, family, social issues, family life, society, family relations, battle of the sexes, interracial relations, social differences, liberal, conservative, americana, couples, argument, stupidity, hippie, generation gap, big breasts, grandparent grandchild relationship, world war two veteran, father in law son in law relationship, mother in law son in law relationship, buddy, ignorance, son in law, atheist, insult, bigotry, grandmother grandson relationship, grandmother, army, immaturity, racial slur, dysfunctional family, grandfather grandson relationship, breasts, grandfather, waitress, priest, controversy, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, world war two, marriage, husband wife relationship, prejudice
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   54%
 
The Bob Newhart Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, clever
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, doctors and patients, psychologist, workplace situations, workplace, couples, power relations, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, dentist, secretary, human nature, psychoanalysis, pilot, group therapy, redhead, neighbor, marriage, ex military, therapy, therapist, shyness
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   42%
 
 7.2
 44K
Will & Grace
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, stylized, realistic, witty, feel good
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, best friends, friendship, gays and lesbians, urban, singleness, lgbt, dating, looking for love, gender, gay friend, best friend, gay, friends, city life, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life, roommate, love and romance, couples, gay straight relations, lawyer, platonic, homosexual, designer, maid, secretary, gay protagonist, interior design, living together, male female friendship, lifestyle, acceptance, socialite, thirty something, bisexual, gay relationship, gay kiss, friend, sexual identity, supportive friend, actor, singer, male female relationship
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
 6.9
 3K
Alice
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single parent, workplace situations, workplace, single mother, restaurant, family relations, friends, best friends, starting over, friendship, parents and children, hopes, woman, united states of america, aspiring singer, friendship between women, widow, waitress, female protagonist, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   43%
 
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 7.8
 4K
Newhart
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: sitcom, small town, best friends, college, single parent, unlikely couple, tv station, student life, cafe, workplace situations, nothing goes right, village, americana, family relations, disorder, feminism, siblings relations, social differences, eccentric family, hotel, media satire, small town life, village life, dull life, optimism, couples, friends, lifestyle, live audience, handyman, television, mayor, maid
Time: 80s
Place: new york, vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
 5.8
 448
After MASH
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: clever, not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: sitcom, hospital, buddies, couple relations, americana, korean war veteran, military, workplace situations, partners, workplace, couples, friends, doctors and patients, friendship, lifestyle, society, power relations, medical
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
The Dick Van Dyke Show
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty, situational comedy
Plot: sitcom, writer's life, relationship vs career, family, workplace situations, television, family life, ambition, media, partners, couples, workplace, family relations, artists and showbiz, tv show, friends, buddies, dentist, housewife, producer, staff, tv crew, only child, lifestyle, baldness, cello, showbiz, tv, army, actor, dream, brunette, musical number, dancer, joke, boss, employer employee relationship, neighbor, marriage, flashback, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, dancing, actress, responsibility, fictional tv show
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   38%
 
 7.2
 3K
Maude
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting, cynical
Plot: sitcom, feminism, couple relations, suburban life, suburbs, female protagonist, social issues, society, couples, best friends, parents and children, family life, family relations, friends, social relations, liberal, woman, political activism, lifestyle, rebelliousness, insult, women's rights, marriage, husband wife relationship, alcohol, abortion, civil rights
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 
State of Georgia
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, best friends, city life, family, twentysomething life, urban, aspiring actor, friends, actor's life, friendship, desire for fame, ambition, artists and showbiz, graduate student, physics, lifestyle, geek, best friend, aunt niece relationship, dream, female protagonist, self confidence, party
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   37%
 

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The King of Queens
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, couples, working class, family relations, suburbs, buddies, living with parents, marriage, in-laws, battle of the sexes, friendship, couple relations, eccentric family, family life, love and romance, society, family problems, workplace, friends, marital problem, thanksgiving, african american, delivery, wannabe, secretary, woman, sofa, living room, father in law son in law relationship, couch, laughter, misunderstanding, delivery man, neighbor neighbor relationship, insecurity, sex talk, old man, embarrassment, joy, immaturity, sarcasm, clumsiness, bed, dysfunctional marriage, irony, bedroom, television, jealousy, joke, kitchen
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
The Mindy Project
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, sincere, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, doctors and patients, hospital, looking for love, singleness, urban, gynecologist, indian lead, workplace romance, workplace situations, workplace, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, power relations, doctor, platonic, dysfunctional character, social awkwardness, unconventional method, patient, supportive friend, self involved, woman, lifestyle, indian american, female protagonist, challenge, staff, dating, nurse, stupidity, career, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
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