Movies and TV shows like Absolutely Fabulous

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Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
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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 doses of cruel humour have made this series a cult hit in the UK and abroad.
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, biting, suspense, realistic, witty, not serious, alternative comedy
Plot: fashion, satire, middle aged, birthday, best friends, model, friends, family relations, homosexual, parents and children, star, alcohol abuse, parenthood, cult, ex husband, aging, lifestyle, gender, generation gap, weirdo, comedian, gays and lesbians, promiscuity, drugs/alcohol, social climbing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe, new york

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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 british humour, satire, family relations, disorder, lifestyle, friends and british mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Absolutely Fabulous: Cybill (1995), Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999), French and Saunders (1987), Till Death Us Do Part (1965), The Young Ones (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cybill (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring, Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill Sheridan, a twice-divorced single mother of two and ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: friendship, family relations, friends, artists and showbiz, actor's life, best friends, gender, strong female presence, parents and children, family life, feminism, aspiring actor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles
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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
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81%
French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: suspense, biting, cynical, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: parody, celebrity guests, duo, artists and showbiz, media, satire, cross dressing, disorder, promiscuity, gender, showbiz, media satire ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: england, europe
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73%
Till Death Us Do Part (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
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, witty, humorous, biting, talky ...
Plot: working class, satire, racism, fanatic, pub, husband, wife, baby, daughter, conservative, immigrants, society ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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
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64%
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
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62%
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Just Shoot Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Just Shoot Me! is an American television sitcom that aired for seven seasons on NBC from March 4, 1997, to August 16, 2003, with 148 episodes produced. The show was created by Steven Levitan, the show's executive producer.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: fashion, journalism, office, workplace, parents and children, secretary, family relations, journal, roommate, lifestyle, workplace situations, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: usa
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Harry Enfield and Chums (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: BBC sketch show that while continuing to show the misadventures of a series of popular characters now also introduces a slew of new oddballs and misfits for us to enjoy including Tory Boy and The Lovely Wobbly Randy Old Ladies
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, witty, alternative comedy
Plot: youth, society, friends, family relations, drugs/alcohol, satire, teenage life, parents and children, social differences, best friends, buddies, cockney ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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
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56%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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
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54%
2point4 Children (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 2point4 children is a 1990s British sitcom that was created and written by Andrew Marshall. It follows the lives of the Porter family; an average family that is persistently faced with surreal situations and sheer bad luck. The show was originally ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, couple relations, parents and children, family life, couples, eccentric family, family, brother sister relationship, family man, family home, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england
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52%
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Little Britain (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Little Britain is a British character-based comedy sketch show which was first broadcast on BBC radio and then turned into a television show. It was written by comic duo David Walliams and Matt Lucas. The show's title is an amalgamation of the ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: satire, stupidity, lifestyle, cross dressing, misfit, social misfits, gender bending, human nature, society, false identity, social satire, parody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, paris france, britain, london
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Miranda (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Socially inept Miranda always gets into awkward situations; working in her joke shop with best friend Stevie, being hounded by her pushy mother, and especially when she's around her crush Gary.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous
Plot: love and romance, family relations, comedian, couples, living with parents, dating, unsupportive parent, looking for love, crush, lifestyle, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Catherine Tate Show (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Catherine Tate Show is a British television sketch comedy written by Catherine Tate and Aschlin Ditta. Tate also stars in all but one of the show's sketches, which feature a wide range of characters. The Catherine Tate Show airs on BBC Two ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: lifestyle, comedian, working class, youth, best friends, social misfits, society, workplace, workplace situations, british humour, profanity, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Smack the Pony (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Smack the Pony is a British sketch comedy show that ran from 1999 until 2003 on Channel 4. The main performers on the show were Fiona Allen, Doon Mackichan, and Sally Phillips. There were also regular appearances from Sarah Alexander, Darren Boyd, ...
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: fast talker, strong female presence, gender, social misfits, battle of the sexes, sexism, satire, comedienne, late night, english, british, british tv ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Getting On (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Darkly comic series about life on a hospital ward and a nursing team who have to get on with the job despite challenges thrown up by the modern NHS.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: hospital, satire, elderly, nurse, doctors and patients, retirement home life, friendship, workplace situations, retirement home, friends, workplace, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Yes, Prime Minister (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: James Hacker MP the Government's bumbling minister for Administrative Affairs is propelled along the corridors of power to the very pinnacle of politics - No. 10. Could this have possibly have been managed by his trusted Permanent Private ...
Style: sitcom, witty, clever, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: satire, politics, prime minister, british prime minister, government, power relations, staff, responsibility, workplace, state affairs, head of state, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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47%
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Friday Night Dinner (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Two siblings share their Friday night dinners at their parents home and, somehow, something always goes wrong.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, nostalgic
Plot: jewish, family relations, family dinner, eccentric family, parents and children, comedy of errors, social awkwardness, disorder, marriage, family gatherings, couple relations, middle aged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Mrs. Brown's Boys (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Get ready to experience everyone’s favourite mother hen at her most outrageous in her very first Live Tour DVD. Prepare for a riot of bad behaviour as you see Mrs Brown Live and unleashed for the first time in a show jam packed with all the ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: matriarch, eccentric family, elderly, everyday life, plan gone awry, disorder, couple relations, parents and children, grandparent and grandchild, family relations, irish, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
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47%
Drop the Dead Donkey (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Drop the Dead Donkey is a situation comedy that first aired on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 1998. It is set in the offices of “GlobeLink News”, a fictional TV news company. Recorded close to transmission, it made use of ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, biting ...
Plot: satire, boss, lesbian, media, tv news, reporter, tv show, advertising, workplace situations, workplace, politically correct, ratings ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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47%
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 ⇓
46%
Goodness Gracious Me (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Goodness Gracious Me is a BBC English language sketch comedy show originally aired on BBC Radio 4 from 1996 to 1998 and later televised on BBC Two from 1998 to 2001. The ensemble cast were four British Indian actors, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Kulvinder Ghir, ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: culture clash, satire, ethnic, family relations, working class, eccentric family, suburbs, suburban life, family life, disorder, punjab, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, india
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45%
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Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The misadventures of two wheeler dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter of “Trotters Independent Traders PLC” who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: working class, family relations, black market, cons and scams, eccentric family, disorder, veteran, hopes, dishonesty, partners, siblings relations, scam ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, europe
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43%
The Sarah Silverman Program. (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Sarah Silverman Program is an American television series, which ran from February 1, 2007 to April 15, 2010 on Comedy Central starring comedian and actress Sarah Silverman, who created the series with Dan Harmon and Rob Schrab. The Sarah ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: antisocial behavior, satire, family relations, homosexual, disorder, friends, self involved, irresponsible, siblings relations, music, misfit, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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43%
Beautiful People (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Beautiful People is a British comedy drama television series based on the memoirs of Barneys creative director Simon Doonan. The series takes place in Reading, Berkshire, in 1997, where thirteen-year-old Simon Doonan and his best friend Kylie dream ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: suburbs, friends, gay, family relations, working class, youth, best friends, follow your dream, lifestyle, teenage life, suburban life, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe
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43%
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Yes Minister (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set principally in the private office of a British Cabinet minister in the Department of Administrative Affairs in Whitehall, Yes Minister follows the ministerial career of The Rt Hon Jim Hacker MP, played by Paul Eddington. His various struggles to ...
Style: sitcom, clever, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Plot: satire, politics, secretary, british politics, minister, politician, workplace situations, workplace, dishonesty, state affairs, manipulation, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Are You Being Served? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Classic comedy set in fading department store Grace Brothers.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, talky, realistic ...
Plot: farce, store, workplace, sexism, camp, department store, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, boss and employee, gays and lesbians, gender, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
You Rang, M'Lord? (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: You Rang M'Lord? is a British comedy series written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, the creators of Dad's Army, It Ain't Half Hot Mum and Hi-de-Hi! It was broadcast between 1990 and 1993 on the BBC. The show was a comedy set in the ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, servant, high society, master and servant, power relations, family feud, family relations, presumed dead, favoritism among siblings, disorder, lifestyle, hidden identity ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: london, europe, england
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40%
The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: politics, satire, state affairs, workplace, government official, workplace situations, political intrigue, politician, society, political satire, stupidity, british humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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