Movies and TV shows like Becker

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Becker (1998)
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Becker (1998)
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 those in need. But Dr. John Becker looks at the world around him and sees a society gone mad, full of incongruities and just plain wrong thinking. And he has no qualms about saying anything that comes to mind – anything.
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, realistic, cynical, witty, semi serious
Plot: diner, doctor, friendship, friends, couple relations, clinic, blind character, patient, love and romance, looking for love, battle of the sexes, gay slur, urban, couples, goodhearted, everyday life, introspection, nurse, boss and employee, doctors and patients, city life, workplace, liberal, dedication, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city

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Most similar movies to Becker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, realistic, humorous and semi serious films and TV series with plots about friends, friendship, workplace, workplace situations, couples, love and romance and couple relations mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Becker: Taxi (1978), Manhattan Love Story (2014), The Mind of the Married Man (2001), Designing Women (1986), Norm (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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100%
Manhattan Love Story (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The unfiltered internal monologues of a young man and a young woman are exposed as they begin a new relationship together.
Style: humorous, sitcom, witty, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, love and romance, looking for love, couples, dating, society, family relations, rivalry, friendship, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Mind of the Married Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mind of the Married Man is a television series that ran on the HBO network for two seasons consisting of twenty episodes between September 2001 and November 2002. The story attempts to focus on the challenges of modern-day married life from a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom, sexual ...
Plot: up and down relationship, introspection, fall in love, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, friendship, coping, couples, midlife crisis, gender, sexual relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Designing Women (1986)
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: sitcom, feel good, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, interior design, looking for love, feminism, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life, workplace situations, boss and employee, single parent, workplace, siblings relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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
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68%
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: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: african american, workplace situations, workplace romance, urban, singleness, city life, workplace, best friends, love and romance, journal, friends, roommate ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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66%
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Getting On (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, brutally honest and quietly compassionate realities of caring for ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, sitcom, feel good, light ...
Plot: hospital, friendship, patient, workplace situations, aging, elderly, doctors and patients, workplace, retirement home life, nurse, power relations, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 ⇓
64%
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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 ⇓
64%
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100 Questions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: 100 Questions is an American situation comedy series which premiered on NBC on May 27, 2010. In May 2009 the network announced that the show would debut midseason in March 2010 on Tuesday nights at 9:30 pm, after NBC's coverage of the 2010 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, couples, couple relations, friends, dating, buddies, city life, introspection, friendship, indoor, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Girlfriends (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN's successor network, The CW, before being cancelled in 2008. The final episode aired on February 11, 2008. When Girlfriends returned ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, female friendship, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, best friends, eligible bachelor, up and down relationship, singleness, looking for sex ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Clipped (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, workplace, workplace situations, reunion, friendship, unfulfillment, power relations, high school friends, barbershop, everyday life, best friends, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
What I Like About You (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, looking for love, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, first love, roommate, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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 ⇓
59%
Traffic Light (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Traffic Light is an American comedy television series that ran on Fox from February 8, 2011 to May 31, 2011. It is based on the Israeli TV show Ramzor, and was adapted to an American audience by Bob Fisher. The series aired Tuesdays at 9:30 pm ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, up and down relationship, friendship, love and romance, buddies, supportive friend, couple relations, singleness, thirtysomething life, friends, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: barbershop, workplace, family business, hairdresser, workplace situations, society, misfit, buddies, family relations, power relations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Mindy Project (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Obstetrician/gynecologist Mindy Lahiri tries to balance her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small medical practice in New York City.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace situations, supportive friend, hospital, social awkwardness, doctors and patients, dysfunctional character, looking for love, singleness, thirtysomething life, stupidity, career, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, humorous, witty ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, high school, lifestyle, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace romance, workplace, teachers and students, high school teacher, thirtysomething life, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: sitcom, humorous, witty, clever, suspense ...
Plot: family relations, liberal, female protagonist, feminism, social relations, abortion, couples, strong female presence, suburban life, couple relations, parents and children, suburbs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Benched (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Nina is a dedicated, career driven corporate attorney who has a very public nervous breakdown after getting passed up for an expected promotion and now finds herself working as a public defender. Her personal and professional worlds are turned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, legal, disorder, life turned upside down, courtroom, power relations, lawyer, love and romance, courtroom drama
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Odd Mom Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Acclaimed author Jill Kargman plays a version of herself as she navigates the treacherous and elite ecosystem of New York's Upper East Side, and the uber-wealthy mommy clique inhabiting this fantastically outrageous domain.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family life, parents and children, siblings relations, misfit, best friends, disorder, couples, family relations, fish out of water, strong female presence, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: working class, living with parents, friendship, marital problem, family problems, family relations, workplace, love and romance, buddies, battle of the sexes, family life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, single mother, boss and employee, urban, battle of the sexes, journalism, media, opposites attract, city life, terminal illness, friendship, countryside ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: sitcom, sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, single parent, single mother, female friendship, best friends, gender, strong female presence, family life, skyscraper, city life, singleness ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Bob Newhart Show (1972)
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: sitcom, humorous, witty, clever, not serious ...
Plot: psychologist, workplace, dentist, secretary, shyness, workplace situations, doctors and patients, human nature, couple relations, battle of the sexes, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
50%
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: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, african american, stand up comedian, car
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Really (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: A funny, honest, behind-the-curtain look at the psychological and emotional complexities of marriage and the charged dynamics of a tight-knit group of friends grasping on to what's left of their youth.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, sitcom, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, racism, couple relations, addiction, couples, suburban life, society, marriage, drugs/alcohol, thirtysomething life, suburbs, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Mixology (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: One bar. One night. Ten single people. Welcome to Mix, a high-end bar in Manhattan's trendy meatpacking district.  These are the exploits of singles, five guys and five girls, in search of love - all over the course of one night.
Style: talky, realistic, sexy, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, looking for love, bar, couples, love and romance, couple relations, singleness, urban, friends, fast talker, dumped, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace, boss and employee, small town, misfit, clerk, friends, rivalry, friendship, farce, silly humor, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%