Movies and TV shows like Lab Rats 2008

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Lab Rats (2008)
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Lab Rats (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Lab Rats is a sit-com about the life of staff working in a science lab at a UK university.
Style: sitcom
Plot: university, laboratory, team, surrealism

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The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
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Executive Stress (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Executive Stress is a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 1986 to 1988. Produced by Thames Television, it first aired on 20 October 1986. After three series, the last episode aired on 27 December 1988. Written by George Layton, Executive Stress ...
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Dear John (1986)
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Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Dear John is a British sitcom, written by John Sullivan. Two series and a special were broadcast between 1986 and 1987. This sitcom's title refers to letters - known as "Dear John" letters - from girls to their boyfriends breaking ...
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George and Mildred (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: George and Mildred is a British sitcom produced by Thames Television that aired from 1976 to 1979. It was a spin-off from Man About the House and starred Brian Murphy and Yootha Joyce as an ill-matched married couple, George and Mildred Roper. The ...
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Chalk (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Chalk is a British television sitcom set in a comprehensive school named Galfast High. Two series, both written by Steven Moffat, were broadcast on BBC1 in 1997. Like Moffat's earlier sitcom Joking Apart, Chalk was produced by Andre Ptaszynski ...
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In Loving Memory (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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The Ropers (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: The Ropers is an American sitcom that ran from March 13, 1979 to May 22, 1980 on ABC. The series is a spin-off of Three's Company and based on the British sitcom George and Mildred. The series focused on middle-aged couple Stanley and Helen ...
Style: sitcom
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Place: los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Goodies is a British television comedy series of the 1970s and early 1980s. The series, which combines surreal sketches and situation comedy, was broadcast by BBC 2 from 1970 until 1980 — and was then broadcast by the ITV company LWT for a ...
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15 Storeys High (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Twenty Twelve (2011)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dark Ages is a British television sitcom, first broadcast as five thirty-minute episodes on ITV in December 1999. It portrayed medieval English villagers fearful of the turn of the new millennium in the year 999 AD, and parodied contemporary fears ...
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Chico and the Man (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
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Time: 90s
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%