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'Allo 'Allo (1982)
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'Allo 'Allo (1982)
Original name: 'Allo 'Allo!
Genre: Comedy, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 'Allo 'Allo! is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC One from 1982 to 1992 comprising eighty-five episodes. The story is set up in a small town café in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. It is a parody of another BBC programme, the wartime drama Secret Army. 'Allo, 'Allo! was created by David Croft, who also wrote the theme music, and Jeremy Lloyd. Lloyd and Croft wrote the first six seasons. The remaining seasons were written by Lloyd and Paul Adam. In 2004, 'Allo 'Allo came 13th in Britain's Best Sitcom. A reunion special, comprising new material, archive clips and specially recorded interviews, was broadcast on 28 April 2007 on BBC Two.
Style: sitcom, parody, humorous, surreal, realistic, not serious
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, german army, farce, cafe, satire, french resistance, soldier, bbc, lgbt, girl, breaking the fourth wall, ambiguity, german soldier, german, homosexual, captain, painting, french, nazi germany, italian army, absurdism, mother in law, british army, small town, workplace ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france, europe

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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 british humour, satire, farce, british, disorder, humour and workplace mostly in Comedy, War and History genres. Some movies like 'Allo 'Allo: Dad's Army (1968), Are You Being Served? (1972), Dad's Army (2016), Fawlty Towers (1975), Hi-de-Hi! (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dad's Army (1968)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Introducing the Walmington-On-Sea home guard. During WW2, in a fictional British seaside town, a ragtag group of Home Guard local defense volunteers prepare for an imminent German invasion.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, soldier, sergeant, captain, volunteer, british military, seaside town, war, military, warden, disorder, commander ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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Are You Being Served? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Classic comedy set in fading department store Grace Brothers.
Style: sitcom, humorous, talky, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: department store, workplace, store, camp, christmas, gay, sexism, farce, innuendo, sexual innuendo, silly humor, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, england, united kingdom
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Dad's Army (2016)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A cinema remake of the classic sitcom Dad's Army (1968). The Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon deal with a visiting female journalist and a German spy as World War II draws to its conclusion.
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: world war two, military, goofy hero, disorder, farce, soldier, misfit, social relations, military life, friendship, spy, female spy ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england
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Fawlty Towers (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Fawlty Towers is a British sitcom produced by BBC Television that was first broadcast on BBC2 in 1975 and 1979. Twelve episodes were made. The show was written by John Cleese and his then wife Connie Booth, both of whom also starred in the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, hotel, snob, married couple, couples, tourist, owner, humour, couple relations, obnoxious boss, goofy hero, boss and employee ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain
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Hi-de-Hi! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hi-de-Hi! is a British sitcom set in Maplins, a fictional holiday camp, during 1959 and 1960, and was written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, who also wrote Dad's Army and It Ain't Half Hot Mum amongst others. It aired on the BBC from 1980 ...
Style: sitcom, atmospheric
Plot: staff, workplace, entrepreneur, british, farce, manager, entertainment, flirting, snobbism, jockey, maid, unrequited love ...
Time: 50s, year 1959, year 1960
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Hogan's Heroes (1965)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Hogan's Heroes is an American television sitcom that ran for 168 episodes from September 17, 1965, to July 4, 1971, on the CBS network. The show was set in a German prisoner of war camp during World War II. Bob Crane starred as Colonel Robert ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, parody, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, pow, prison, military, prison escape, military prison, tv show, espionage, radio, tunnel, american soldier, prisoner of war camp ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, london
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Blackadder Goes Forth (1989)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: It is 1917, and lunatic General Sir Anthony Cecil Hogmanay Melchett is leading the British troops at the front lines against the Germans, while everyone waits for Field Marshall Haig's big push. There are various emotions throughout the camp ...
Style: humorous, controversial, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: kids
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Place: england, united kingdom
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It Ain't Half Hot Mum (1974)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The comic adventures of a group of misfits who form an extremely bad concert party touring the hot and steamy jungles of Burma entertaining the troops during World War II.
Style: sitcom, controversial
Plot: world war two, army, military, captain, coward, singer, colony, colonel, satire, native, pianist, servant ...
Time: future, 1940s
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McHale's Navy (1962)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: McHale's Navy is an American sitcom that aired 138 half-hour episodes over four seasons, from October 11, 1962, to April 12, 1966, on the ABC network. The series was filmed in black and white and originated from an hour drama called Seven ...
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Audience: kids
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: surreal, parody, sitcom
Audience: kids
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Last of the Summer Wine (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: countryside, friendship, elderly, small town, golden years, retirement, social relations, veteran, pub, working class, childhood friend, library ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: yorkshire, northern england, england, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Let Them Eat Cake (1999)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Let Them Eat Cake is a British sitcom that aired on BBC One in 1999. Starring Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, it is one of the few programmes in which French and Saunders have appeared which they did not create themselves.
Style: sitcom, parody, weird, alternative comedy
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Place: france, versailles
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Black Books centres around the foul tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black. Bernard’s devotion to the twin pleasures of drunkenness and wilful antagonism deepens and enriches both his life and that of Manny, his assistant. ...
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Duration: 109 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Count Arthur Strong (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Nathan Barley is a Channel 4 sitcom written by Charlie Brooker and Chris Morris, starring Nicholas Burns, Julian Barratt, Charlie Condou and Claire Keelan. The series of six weekly episodes began broadcasting on 11 February 2005 on Channel 4. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, parody, not serious, realistic ...
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Duration: 29 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, surreal, semi serious, realistic, cynical ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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Duration: 780 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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The Young Ones (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, funny, absurd, realistic, not serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
TV show
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Style: parody, humorous, realistic, surreal, not serious ...
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The Saboteurs (2015)
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Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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Duration: 29 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Till Death Us Do Part (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Till Death Us Do Part is a ground-breaking British sitcom that aired on BBC1 from 1965 to 1975. First airing as a Comedy Playhouse pilot, the show aired in seven series until 1975. Six years later, ITV continued the sitcom, calling it Till Death.... ...
Style: sitcom, controversial, political, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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