Movies and TV shows like Taxi 1978

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Taxi
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 a special bond among themselves, becoming friends and supporting each other through the inevitable trials and tribulations of life.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, taxi driver, workplace situations, urban, city life, workplace, immigrants, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, friendship, couples, friends, mechanic, hippie, lifestyle, taxi, group of friends, actor, boxer, driver, anti hero, sarcasm, city, stereotype, redhead ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Seinfeld
Comedy
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22 min.
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Sanford and Son
Comedy
USA
30 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and not serious films and TV series with plots about sitcom, workplace, friends, friendship, workplace situations, couples and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Taxi: The George Carlin Show (1994), The Jeffersons (1975), Archie Bunker's Place (1979), Sanford and Son (1972), The Odd Couple (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The George Carlin Show
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: humorous, semi serious, talky, clever, realistic ...
Plot: buddies, sitcom, city life, taxi, urban, bar, society, state affairs, workplace, friends, lifestyle, laughter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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The Jeffersons
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: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, interracial relations, family life, urban, society, family relations, city life, couples, maid, designer, temperamental ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   94%
    User:   100%
 
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Archie Bunker's Place
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: 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 ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   89%
    User:   100%
 
Sanford and Son
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: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, reluctant partners, family business, parents and children, family life, urban, partners, society, family relations, odd couple, single parent, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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System:   88%
    User:   89%
 
The Odd Couple
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, feel good
Plot: odd couple, sitcom, screwball, buddies, urban, unlikely partners, cult, friendship, partners, friends who hate each other, friends, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   80%
    User:   83%
 
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Seinfeld
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: not serious, talky, clever, humorous, realistic ...
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Night Court
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   77%
    User:   88%
 
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Becker
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: sitcom, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, clinic, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, urban, workplace situations, doctor, couples, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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    User:   68%
 
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After MASH
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: clever, not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, hospital, buddies, couple relations, americana, workplace situations, partners, workplace, couples, friends, doctors and patients, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
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System:   71%
    User:   60%
 
 6.7
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Nine to Five
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in his own house they assume control of his department and productivity leaps, but just how long can they ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: workplace, farce, office, revenge, chase, women, fighting the system, obnoxious boss, hospital, battle of the sexes, feminism, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, texas
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System:   69%
    User:   64%
 
 7.3
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Spin City
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, politics, boss and employee, mayor, workplace situations, state affairs, disorder, workplace, workplace romance, media satire, political intrigue, campaign ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   57%
 
The Lucy Show
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: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, bank, goofy hero, suburbs, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, disorder, hidden identity, obnoxious boss, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
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System:   66%
    User:   79%
 
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Cheers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Cheers is an American sitcom television series that ran for 11 seasons from 1982 to 1993. It was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for NBC and created by the team of James Burrows, Glen ...
Style: talky, not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, bar, buddies, couple relations, workplace romance, womanizer, love and romance, couples, workplace, friends, psychiatrist, opposites attract ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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System:   65%
    User:   74%
 
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Rhoda
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, city life, urban, thirtysomething life, family relations, siblings relations, jewish, singleness, couples, dating ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   62%
 
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Alice
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single parent, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, friends, best friends, single mother, starting over, friendship, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
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System:   60%
    User:   50%
 
The Bob Newhart Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Bob Newhart Show is an American situation comedy produced by MTM Enterprises, which aired 142 original episodes on CBS from September 16, 1972, to April 1, 1978. Comedian Bob Newhart portrays a psychologist having to deal with his patients and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, clever
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, psychologist, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, couples, power relations, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, dentist, secretary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   59%
    User:   70%
 
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Kate & Allie
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: sitcom, city life, family life, urban, best friends, single parent, feminism, friends, female friendship, single mother, friendship, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   56%
    User:   53%
 
Everybody Hates Chris
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Everybody Hates Chris is an American television narrative sitcom that depicts the troubled teenage experiences of comedian Chris Rock while growing up in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City. The show is set between 1982 and 1987, but Rock ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, high school, eccentric family, teenage life, urban, coming of age, school, family life, misfit, black family, racism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   55%
    User:   46%
 
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Curb Your Enthusiasm
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, couple relations, suburbs, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, misfit, couples, disorder, mishap ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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System:   54%
    User:   58%
 
Bosom Buddies
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, buddy comedy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: actor's life, cross dressing, hotel, buddies, suburbs, hidden identity, performer's life, battle of the sexes, friendship, advertising agency, sitcom, workplace romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
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30 Rock
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, showbiz, jazz, writer's life, verbal byplay, workplace, tv show, boss and employee, writing, employer employee relationship, office, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   61%
 
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Party Girl
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Although Mary has little income, she still finds ways to spend her nights at clubs. After being arrested for throwing an illegal rave, she asks her aunt Judy for bail money. Judy then finds Mary a job at her library so that Mary can repay her. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, opposites attract, twentysomething life, romance, urban, fall in love, life philosophy, city life, fish out of water, mentor, unlikely friendships, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california, manhattan new york city
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System:   50%
    User:   49%
 
 7.1
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Love & War
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, starting over, workplace situations, bar, hopes, workplace, opposites attract, introspection, newspaper columnist, restaurant, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   50%
    User:   52%
 
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Newhart
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dick Loudon and his wife Joanna decide to leave life in New York City and buy a little inn in Vermont. Dick is a how-to book writer, who eventually becomes a local TV celebrity as host of "Vermont Today." George Utley is the handyman at ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: sitcom, small town, best friends, college, single parent, unlikely couple, student life, cafe, workplace situations, nothing goes right, village, americana ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, vermont, usa
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System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
WKRP in Cincinnati
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, radio, radio show, rock, workplace situations, media, workplace, boss and employee, media satire, power relations, radio dj, secretary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
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System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
Designing Women
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Designing Women is an American television sitcom that centered on the working and personal lives of four Southern women and one man in an interior design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It aired on the CBS television network from September 29, 1986 until ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, battle of the sexes, feminism, friendship, looking for love, workplace situations, family relations, interior design, social relations, workplace, single parent, boss and employee ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
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System:   47%
    User:   41%
 
I'm Not Rappaport
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Old Nat Moyer is a talker, a philosopher, and a troublemaker with a fanciful imagination. His companion is Midge Carter, who is half-blind, but still the super of an apartment house. When he is threatened with retirement, Nat battles on his behalf. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, buddies, odd couple, urban, life philosophy, unlikely couple, aging, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief), city life, adaptation, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
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Ellen
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ellen is an American television sitcom that aired on the ABC network from March 29, 1994 to July 22, 1998, consisting of 109 episodes. The title role of Ellen Morgan, played by stand-up comedian Ellen DeGeneres, was a neurotic bookstore owner in her ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, store, best friends, gays and lesbians, urban, looking for love, coming out, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, gender, friendship, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
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System:   45%
    User:   45%
 

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Mary Tyler Moore
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, feel good
Plot: sitcom, friendship, singleness, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, workplace, friends, television, boss and employee, power relations, tv news, producer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
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System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
Saturday Night Live
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, goofy hero, celebrity culture, media satire, artists and showbiz, media, politics, disorder, lifestyle, guest, society, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa, america
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System:   44%
    User:   41%
 
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