Movies and TV shows like Spaced

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Spaced (1999)
 8.6
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Spaced (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Spaced: the anti-Friends, in that it examines the lives of common 20 somethings, but in a way that is more down to earth and realistic. Here we have Daisy and Tim; two 'young' adults with big dreams just trying to get by in this crazy world. They are thrown together in a common pursuit of tenancy, which they find by posing as a couple. The house has a landlady and an oddball artist living there. The series explores the ins and outs of London living.
Style: sitcom, surreal, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty, stylized, not serious, talky
Plot: roommate, dog, friendship, writers, deception, platonic, artist, slacker, party, passionate interest, young woman, clubbing, marijuana, friends, journalist, middle aged, painting, cult, ex husband, young people, mishap, lifestyle, buddies, everyday life, weirdo ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s
Place: london, europe, england

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Most similar movies to Spaced

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, british humour, lifestyle, friendship, buddies, twentysomething life and disorder mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Spaced: Black Books (2000), Community (2009), Peep Show (2003), Big Train (1998), Threesome (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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. ...
Style: surreal, sitcom, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: bookstore, weirdo, workplace, best friends, uptight character, salesman, workplace problem, odd couple, store, workplace situations, friendship, manager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
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100%
 8.5
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Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, not serious, sitcom, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college life, lifestyle change, student life, friends, social relations, odd, hardcase students, geek, friendship, uptight character, weirdo, young people ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
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67%
 8.6
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Peep Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peep Show is an award-winning British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb amongst others. It has been broadcast on Channel ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, odd couple, slacker, everyday life, loser, struggle, lifestyle, buddies, misfit, neighbor, point of view, socially awkward ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.9
 4K
Big Train (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Big Train is a surreal British television comedy sketch show created by Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan, writers of the successful sitcom Father Ted. The first series was broadcast on BBC Two in 1998, while the second, in which Linehan was not ...
Style: surreal, humorous, witty, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: comedian, disorder, silly humor, satire, joke, irreverence, parody, british tv, british, social satire, surrealism, actress playing multiple roles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Threesome (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alice lives with her boyfriend Mitch and their gay best friend Richie. Together they form three points of an unlikely triangle, living, laughing and larging it together. After one particularly big night out, they end up having an unplanned threesome ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, young people, couples, roommate, boyfriend, responsibility, homosexual, love triangle, immature, friends, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Men Behaving Badly is a British sitcom that was created and written by Simon Nye. It follows the lives of Gary Strang and his flatmates, Dermot Povey and Tony Smart. It was first broadcast on ITV in 1992. A total of six series were made along with a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, talky, witty ...
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, roommate, irresponsible, slacker, misfit partners, social awkwardness, self involved, singleness, loser, couple relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Him & Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: An acutely observed, forensically honest, warts-and-all look at a working-class couple in their mid-20s.
Style: sitcom, humorous, sincere, light, feel good ...
Plot: couples, slacker, couple relations, everyday life, boyfriend, young people, engaged, neighbor, lifestyle, friends, working class, sexual activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.2
 2K
Ideal (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ideal is a British dark comedy sit-com, originally broadcast on digital channel BBC Three, created by Graham Duff and produced by BBC Comedy North and Baby Cow Productions. It stars Johnny Vegas as small-time cannabis dealer Moz. It is set in ...
Style: dark humor, sitcom, not serious, surreal, humorous ...
Plot: drug dealing, stoners, petty criminal, crime, crimes, buddies, slacker, dishonor among criminals, marijuana, flat, drug dealer, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Not Going Out (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lee is a childish northerner who lives in a fancy penthouse apartment in London who goes through a variety of jobs such as a janitor and ice cream man as well as attempting relationships with female flatmates. His best mate, Daily Mail reading, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: slacker, lifestyle, friendship, disorder, fall in love, couples, job seeking, love triangle, roommate, thirtysomething life, working class, laziness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.2
 13K
The Young Ones (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 410 min.
Story: The Young Ones is a British sitcom, broadcast in Great Britain from 1982 to 1984 in two six-part series. Shown on BBC2, it featured anarchic, offbeat humour which helped bring alternative comedy to television in the 1980s and made household names of ...
Style: sitcom, surreal, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hippie, satire, student, college life, lifestyle, buddies, medical school, social relations, friends, mad, suicidal, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.1
 45K
Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Workaholics is an American sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on April 5, 2011. The series is in its third season, and is predominantly written by its stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and co-creator Kyle Newacheck who play, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coworker, roommate, office, buddies, workplace situations, twentysomething life, disorder, call center, lifestyle, party, slacker, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
How Not to Live Your Life (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: How Not to Live Your Life is a British sitcom, written by and starring Dan Clark that aired between 27 September 2007 and 22 December 2011, about a neurotic twenty-nine-year-old man who is trying to navigate his way through life but is not helped by ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, realistic
Plot: down on your luck, lifestyle, financial problem, roommate, love and romance, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, british humour, singleness, young people, uptight character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.4
 26K
Broad City (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, female friendship, lifestyle, young people, sexual activity, slacker, everyday life, free spirit, friends, urban, city life, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Pete versus Life (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pete versus Life is a Channel 4 sitcom created by George Jeffrie and Bert Tyler-Moore. It stars Rafe Spall and the first episode was aired on 6 August 2010. It was recommissioned for a second series after averaging 1.6 million viewers and a young ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, surreal, not serious, captivating ...
Plot: media, lifestyle, soccer, disorder, journalist, teenage life, everyday life, society, family relations, young people, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere is the much-loved sequel to Peter Kay's critically-acclaimed comedy series, "Phoenix Nights". Written by and starring Peter Kay and Patrick McGuinness, this six-part comedy/drama series is the ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: motor home, on the road, friendship, friends, traveler, buddies, lifestyle, odd couple, social relations, disorder, silly humor, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in the world of fashion and PR, immature fun-loving mother Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Numerous in-jokes and heavy ...
Style: sitcom, witty, offbeat, humorous, biting ...
Plot: fashion, satire, middle aged, birthday, gender, aging, gays and lesbians, eccentric family, parents and children, cult, alcohol abuse, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, buddies, couples, couple relations, friends, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, thirtysomething life, african american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
I'm Alan Partridge (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: I'm Alan Partridge is a BBC situation comedy starring Steve Coogan, of which two series of six episodes each were produced — the first in 1997 and the second in 2002. The series followed the titular Alan Partridge, a failed television ...
Style: sitcom, witty, clever, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: radio, satire, guest, comeback, odd, friends, layoff, disorder, fan, career, humiliation, self involved ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Linda La Hughes (Kathy Burke) shares a flat with Tom Farrell (James Dreyfus). Linda is overweight, loudmouthed and not particularly attractive. She thinks she's gorgeous and irrestible, however. She's also sex mad and obsessed with men. ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: actor, sexual humor, ambiguity, best friends, partners, gays and lesbians, physical appearance, unemployment, singleness, agent, promiscuity, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Twenty Twelve (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Twenty Twelve is a BBC television comedy series written and directed by John Morton. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Hynes and Amelia Bullmore, the programme is a spoof on-location documentary following the organisation of the 2012 Summer Olympics ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: satire, workplace situations, power relations, disorder, secretary, boss and employee, nothing goes right, team, olympics, british humour, loner, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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36%
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Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Comedy series about three young women living in Leeds who've graduated, had a year out, and are now struggling to find a job they're passionate about, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. A sitcom about ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, friends, friendship, best friends, roommate, female friendship, british humour, strong female presence, petty job, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, friends, lifestyle change, city life, lifestyle, party, naivete, odd couple, engaged, everyday life, troublemaker, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.1
 15K
Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Story: After finding out he has an STI, Dylan must get back in touch with every girl he has ever had sex with to let them know the bad news.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, buddies, down on your luck, sexually transmitted disease, disorder, farce, british humour, sex, silly humor, friends, twentysomething life, friends in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 6.9
 824
Citizen Smith (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Citizen Smith is a British television sitcom. The show was written by John Sullivan, who later wrote Only Fools and Horses. The pilot was transmitted on 12 April 1977 in the Comedy Special series of one-off plays, and the series proper ran from 3 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, witty, humorous, not serious
Plot: unemployment, failed attempt, radical, rebelliousness, friendship, urban, society, friends, rebellion, delusion, buddies, political humor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps is a British comedy television series sitcom that ran from 26 February 2001 to 24 May 2011 and starring Sheridan Smith, Will Mellor, Ralf Little, Natalie Casey, Kathryn Drysdale and Luke Gell. Created and ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: up and down relationship, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, looking for love, buddies, couple relations, looking for sex, couples, friends, group of friends, sexual tension, sexual humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Nathan Barley (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
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, not serious, suspense, biting ...
Plot: media satire, lifestyle, goofy hero, parody, stupidity, disorder, journalist, satire, media, british humour, radio dj, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Last of the Summer Wine (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Unencumbered by wives, jobs or any other responsibilities, three senior citizens who've never really grown up explore their world in the Yorkshire Dales. They spend their days speculating about their fellow townsfolk and thinking up adventures ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: countryside, friendship, elderly, small town, village, golden years, friends, social relations, retirement, british humour, veteran, trio ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 80s, 70s, contemporary ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
House of Fools (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Surreal sitcom with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. A series of anarchic affairs featuring the uninvited lodgers and guests that cause chaos and disruption in their home.
Style: sitcom, surreal, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: domestic disturbance, guest, nothing goes right, disorder, uninvited guest, bug, indoor, silly humor, british humour
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.4
 1K
Early Doors (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom set in a small pub in Manchester, “The Grapes”, where daily life is bound up in the issues of love, loneliness, and blocked urinals. Regular drinkers Joe and Duffy pass the time with landlord Ken and his police officer cronies.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: everyday life, buddies, workplace, society, working class, workplace situations, old friend, bar, pub, indoor, gossip and rumors, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: northern england, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 334
Up the Women (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It's 1910 and we're in Banbury church hall at the Banbury Intricate Craft Circle. Margaret has been to London and discovered the Women's Suffrage movement so she decides they need to set up their own movement and The Banbury Intricate ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, captivating, humorous, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, friendship, against the odds, idealism, feminism, injustice, battle of the sexes, hopes, society, gender, small town, british humour ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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