Movies and TV shows like Linc's

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Linc's (1998)
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Linc's (1998)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Linc's is an American comedy-drama based in a bar in Washington D.C.. The series starred Steven Williams, Pam Grier and Golden Brooks, and aired on Showtime for two seasons from 1998 to 2000 before being cancelled. After cancellation, it was briefly syndicated on Showtime's former sister network BET.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: politics, bar, society, boss and employee, workplace, workplace situations, social relations, sex, race, girlfriend, african american, interracial relations, alcohol, bartender, caucasian, dating, government, ex girlfriend, debate, customer, controversy, discussion
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., usa

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Most similar movies to Linc's

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sitcom films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, society, politics, friends, friendship and media mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Linc's: Roc Live (1991), HAPPYish (2015), Whoopi (2003), K Street (2003), Ed (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Roc Live (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Roc is an American comedy-drama television series which ran on Fox from August 1991 to May 1994. The series stars Charles S. Dutton as Baltimore garbage collector Roc Emerson and Ella Joyce as his wife Eleanor.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family life, society, politics, collector, network, working class, social issues, african american, live broadcast, scavenger, garbage collector, black family
Time: 90s
Place: baltimore, usa
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HAPPYish (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Thom Payne is a 44 year-old man whose world is thrown into disarray when his 25 year-old "wunderkind" boss arrives, saying things like "digital," "social" and "viral." Is he in need of a ...
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: midlife crisis, workplace situations, workplace, boss and employee, unfulfillment, self discovery, introspection, happiness, love, couples, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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92%
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Whoopi (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Whoopi was an American situation comedy, starring Whoopi Goldberg. The series revolved around the events and people at her hotel, the Lamont Hotel, in New York City. The show aired on Tuesdays from September 9, 2003, on NBC to April 20, 2004.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hotel, starting over, workplace, culture clash, boss and employee, workplace situations, society, racial stereotype, interracial relations, misfit, social misfits, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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89%
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K Street (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: K Street is a 2003 HBO television series about lobbyists and politicians in Washington, D.C. It was named for a street that is home to many lobbying and legal firms.
Style: clever, cynical, serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: politics, lobbyist, state affairs, ambition, realism, campaign, workplace intrigue, rivalry, dishonesty, workplace, fictional reality show, political satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Ed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After his wife leaves him and he's fired from his job at a high-profile New York city law firm, Ed Stevens moves back to his small hometown of Stuckeyville where he buys the local bowling alley and attempts to win the heart of his high school ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: bowling, small town, homecoming, starting over, looking for love, workplace, old love, social relations, old friend, couples, best friends, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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60%
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Wanda at Large (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wanda at Large is an American sitcom that ran for two seasons on the Fox network in 2003. The series was created by and stars comedian Wanda Sykes.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, suspense ...
Plot: politics, family relations, single parent, relationship vs career, tv show, social relations, media, workplace, civil rights, satire, female protagonist, stand up comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Happyland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Having grown up in a world of manufactured happiness, Lucy, the cynical teenage daughter of a idealistic theme park princess mom, wants to get out and experience something real. When Ian, the new park owner's son, arrives and sweeps her off her ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, fall in love, theme park, love and romance, workplace, workplace situations, teenage love, dysfunctional family, teenage life, teenager, strong female presence, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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59%
The Night Shift (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Three men working at a petrol station in Reykjavik battle boredom, strange visitors and their own customers.
Style: humorous, tragicomedy, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: gas station, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, misfit, loser, friendship, love, society, customer, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe
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51%
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Teachers (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Written by and starring acclaimed comedy troupe The Katydids, Teachers shows their hilariously warped perspective as six elementary school teachers trying to mold young minds, even though their own lives aren’t really together.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, touching
Plot: elementary school, school, teacher, workplace situations, youth, teachers and students, social relations, workplace, school teacher, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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47%
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Norm (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: power relations, ex athlete, parole officer, step siblings, working the system, social worker, hockey, friends, crime and punishment, friendship, workplace situations, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: usa, new york
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46%
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Ambassadors (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The adventures and politics of a British ambassador to a fictitious Asian country called Tajbekistan.
Style: humorous, political comedy, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: politics, satire, secretary, translator, workplace, state affairs, workplace situations, ambassador, dictatorship, tourist, political humor, misadventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
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46%
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Running Mates (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A governor running for President gets revealed to be a serial philanderer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, suspense ...
Plot: campaign, politics, fighting the system, ambition, lifestyle, rise to the top, democrat, political intrigue, love affair, workplace, head of state, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, michigan, washington d.c.
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45%
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Livin' Large! (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young black reporter begins to lose his identity.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: ambition, interracial relations, workplace, media satire, self discovery, human spirit, love affair, rich and poor, workplace situations, media, rise to the top, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
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45%
Living Single (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, best friends, workplace, love and romance, couples, journal, roommate ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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42%
Boston Public (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Boston Public is an American drama television series created by David E. Kelley and broadcast on Fox. It centered on Winslow High School, a fictional public high school located in Boston, Massachusetts. The show was named for the real public school ...
Style: humorous, sincere, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, teachers and students, teacher student relationship, teacher, rivalry, youth, everyday life, teenage life, social problems, society, idealism, struggle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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Remember WENN (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Remember WENN is a comedy-drama television series that aired from 1996 to 1998 on the cable channel American Movie Classics. Created and written by Rupert Holmes and set at the fictional Pittsburgh radio station WENN in the early 1940s, it depicted ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, sitcom
Plot: radio show, radio dj, radio station, radio, workplace, media, lifestyle, partners, intern, workplace situations, disc jockey
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s
Place: usa, pittsburgh
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227 (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 227 is an American situation comedy that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, until May 6, 1990. The series stars Marla Gibbs as a sharp-tongued, inner-city resident gossip and housewife, Mary Jenkins. It was produced by Embassy ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, apartment, neighbor, couples, social relations, friends, society, love and romance, family, best friends, lifestyle, workplace ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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39%
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Wings (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett attempt to run an airline on the New England island of Nantucket while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, touching, not serious ...
Plot: airport, family relations, workplace, friendship, siblings relations, workplace situations, staff, sibling relationship, aviation, brother brother relationship, sister sister relationship, waiter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Spin City (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: mayor, politics, campaign, staff, workplace situations, political intrigue, boss and employee, media, workplace, disorder, secretary, right hand man ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Grafters (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Grafters was a British drama–comedy programme originally broadcast in the UK on ITV from 27 October 1998 to 20 December 1999 for 16 episodes over two series. Grafters was based around the Purvis brothers Joe and Trevor, who along with their ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, brother, construction worker, social relations, family relations, social differences, siblings relations, couple relations, workplace situations, unfulfillment, workplace, blue collar ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe
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37%
Copy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Mesh Kilbourne is a tenacious, ambitious student journalist whose quest for the truth outweighs social niceties, friendships, and protocol. When he stumbles on a possible cheating scandal involving his editor in chief, he begins sniffing out the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: intrigue, college, journalism, college life, dishonesty, youth, social relations, media, scandal, religious, newspaper, christian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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36%
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Grassroots (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Grant Cogswell, a liberal music critic decides to run for city council against a popular black incumbent and is assisted by a reporter who recently lost his job. Initially given no chance, things turn dark when Cogswell makes it into the general ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, biting ...
Plot: ambition, satire, against the odds, politics, unemployment, friends, campaign, society, election campaign, political campaign, campaigning, underdog ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
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36%
Crossing Borders (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Spain 1960, the dawn of the country's economic development. Industrial "reorganization" means that many workers have lost their jobs and are forced to emigrate. Martin is one of them. Martin, his wife Pilar and their son Pablito live ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: emigration, misery, culture clash, social relations, society, workplace, family problems, politics, working class, family relations, job seeking, unemployment ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: switzerland, spain
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35%
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Cheers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, feel good, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: womanizer, bar, sexism, couples, couple relations, looking for love, lifestyle, workplace romance, unwanted pregnancy, opposites attract, workplace, everyday life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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35%
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, buddies, misfit, society, family relations, power relations, workplace situations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
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34%
The George Carlin Show (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, state affairs, buddies, lifestyle, society, workplace, friends, bar, urban, city life, ponytail, television flop ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Malcolm & Eddie (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Malcolm & Eddie is an American television sitcom that premiered August 26, 1996 on the UPN Network, and ran for four seasons, airing its final episode on May 22, 2000. This series starred Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Eddie Griffin in the lead roles. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bar, friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, odd couple, partners, friends, disorder, male friendship, friendship between men, neighbor neighbor relationship, stand up comedian ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: missouri, usa, kansas, kansas city
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33%
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Ground Floor (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brody, a young hot-shot banker at Whitestone Trust, thought he was just having a one-night stand with Jennifer, a beautiful woman he met at a bar. But when he discovers that she works in maintenance for the building where he works, their worlds ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Plot: workplace romance, office, boss, workplace situations, coincidence, love and romance, employer employee relationship, employment, workplace, romance, boss and employee, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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32%
The New WKRP in Cincinnati (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The New WKRP in Cincinnati is a sequel/spin-off of the original CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. It was made for the syndication market from 1991 to 1993. MTM Enterprises produced the show. Gordon Jump, Frank Bonner, and Richard Sanders reprised ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: workplace, radio dj, power relations, boss and employee, media, workplace situations, radio show, radio, radio announcer, rock and roll, radio station, office ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
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31%
Phoenix Nights (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights is a British sitcom about The Phoenix Club, a working men's club in the northern English town of Farnworth, Greater Manchester. The show was written by Neil Fitzmaurice, Peter Kay and Dave Spikey, produced by ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, workplace, ambition, workplace situations, boss and employee, workplace problem, disability, bar, british humour, blind ambition, partners, owner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: northern england, england
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30%