Movies and TV shows like Micawber

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Micawber (2001)
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Micawber (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Micawber is a 2001 ITV comedy drama series starring David Jason. It was written by John Sullivan, based upon the character of Wilkins Micawber from Charles Dickens' novel David Copperfield, although the storylines were original. Sullivan had originally written an adaptation of Dickens' novel which was rejected by the BBC in favour of the 1999 Adrian Hodges adaptation. It was broadcast in four parts, the first part on Boxing Day 2001 and starred a number of well-known British actors and actresses. Notably, the first episode was scheduled against the BBC's sitcom Only Fools and Horses, also starring Jason and written by Sullivan.
Plot: prostitute, child, snake, lawyer, hunting, female nudity, striptease, children, trial, orphan, infidelity, homosexuality, duel, debt, nobility, butler, funeral, optimism, mouse, husband wife relationship, coffin, pub, circus, charles dickens, play ...
Time: 1840s
Place: london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about family relations, infidelity, husband wife relationship, working class, female nudity, british humour and parents and children mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Micawber: A Bit of a Do (1989), The Darling Buds of May (1991), Metrosexuality (1999), Trust (2003), The Buddha of Suburbia (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Bit of a Do (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A Bit of a Do is a British comedy drama series based on the books by David Nobbs. The show starred David Jason and was aired on ITV in 1989. It was made for the ITV network by Yorkshire Television. The show was set in a fictional Yorkshire town. ...
Plot: middle class, working class, affair, party, mother daughter relationship, parent grown child relationship, two brothers, marital problem, adultery, brother brother relationship, working class family, newlyweds ...
Place: northern england, yorkshire
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95%
The Darling Buds of May (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 51 min.
Story: An idyllic picture of 1950's rural England as seen through the lives of the Larkins, a farm family living in Kent. The show revolves around Pa Larkin, a man of a kind and mischievous nature with a penchant for getting into scrapes and talking ...
Style: realistic, not serious, feel good, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: countryside, family relations, english countryside, lifestyle, family life, parents and children, fall in love, eccentric family, housewife, farm, nagging and grouching, family ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.3
 187
Metrosexuality (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Kwame (Clarke), seventeen and straight, who is trying to reconcile his estranged fathers, Max (Beadle Blair) and Jordan (Collins). He must contend with Max's insistence that he is over Jordan, and Jordan's new relationship with former ...
Plot: lgbt, gay parent, gay, gay father, drug dealer, homosexuality, interracial couple, gay marriage, ethnic diversity, infidelity, lesbian, gay interest ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Trust (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In a busy corporate law firm, Cooper-Fozard in the City of London, Stephen Bradley and his team work fast and furiously to put together mergers, takeovers and buyouts for a range of clients. But it's never as clear and clinical as that. When ...
Plot: law firm, lawyer, partner, investigation, male female relationship, job
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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The Buddha of Suburbia (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
Story: The Buddha of Suburbia is a 1993 British four-part television serial, directed by Roger Michell. Based on the novel of the same name by Hanif Kureishi, the programme starred Naveen Andrews as the main character, Karim Amir. The programme's ...
Style: sincere, witty, sentimental, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, suburbs, nudity (full frontal - brief), immigrants, satire, actor, racism, hippie, arranged marriage, couple relations, social differences, interracial relations ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, new york
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73%
Mei-chan's Butler (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The story revolves around a young woman named Mei, who was rescued as a young girl by someone calling himself her "butler." With only a vague memory, though, the experience seems like just a dream. But one day, after her parents' ...
Style: touching, captivating, humorous
Plot: butler, boarding school, rivalry, friendship, unrequited love, orphan, love triangle, family secret, wealth, competition, attempted murder, loneliness ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Oliver Twist (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Charles Dickens.
Plot: charles dickens, child, children
Time: 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Rock & Chips (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Prequel to Only Fools and Horses, set in the 1960s, Joan Trotter is in an unhappy marriage with the work-shy Reg, with whom she has a teenage son, Derek ("Del Boy"). However, the reappearance in Peckham of bank robber, "art ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, society, theft, lifestyle, pregnancy, dishonesty, bittersweet, childbirth, promotion, petty criminal, infidelity, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1960
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 257
Life of Riley (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Life of Riley is a British comedy television series, shown on BBC One and BBC HD. The show stars Caroline Quentin and Neil Dudgeon, who are recently married, and is set around their dysfunctional family. The show also features the couple's four ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, family life, parents and children, couple relations, couples, marriage, husband wife relationship, baby, children, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Grafters (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
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, family relations, social relations, social differences, siblings relations, couple relations, workplace situations, workplace, unfulfillment, blue collar ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Perfect Strangers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 238 min.
Story: A darkly comic tale of a young man who comes face to face with his huge family - a variety of eccentrics, all of whom are hiding secrets from their pasts. At a family reunion Raymond is presented with a copy of the family tree and is absolutely ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, twists and turns, witty ...
Plot: family reunited, family relations, reunion, haunted by the past, uncover truth, dishonesty, estrangement, family feud, family gatherings, family life, hotel, family secrets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 1K
Legal High (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A lawyer with a big personality works with an straightlaced recent law graduate on various law cases in Japan.
Plot: japanese woman, lawyer, butler, law firm, male female relationship, short haired female, egoist
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Business (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Karin, Magali and Luna are three call girls, who decide to apply some marketing knowledge on the world's oldest profession.
Style: realistic, sexy, captivating, semi serious
Plot: escort, marketing, workplace, prostitute, friends, seduction, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, strong sexual content, luxury, sex scene, infidelity, group sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Teachers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Teachers is a British television comedy-drama series, created by Tim Loane and originally shown on Channel 4. The series follows a group of secondary school teachers in their daily lives. While the first series centers heavily around probationary ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual, witty ...
Plot: high school, high school life, high school teacher, infidelity, teachers and students, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, lifestyle, couples, unsupportive coworkers, power relations, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 872
Love, Nina (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Twenty years old and from Leicester, Nina moves to North London in 1982, to care for the two young boys of a working single mother, George, the editor of a London literary review.
Style: light, ironic, sincere, humorous
Plot: nanny, single mother, eccentric family, family relations, mischievous children, neighbor neighbor relationship, follow your dream, female protagonist, letter writing, autobiography, literary agent, bohemian
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Lieve Lust (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Plot: cheating girlfriend, lust, womanizer, sex scene, infidelity, love, nude painting, friendship, female nudity, posing nude
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Mile High (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mile High is a British television drama based on the lives of the cabin crew members of Fresh!, a budget airline based in London. The name of the show comes from the "Mile High Club". The show was broadcast on Sky1 from 2003 to 2005 and ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, emotional
Plot: airplane, sexism, tourist, friendship, airline, promiscuity, working class, workplace situations, gossip and rumors, couples, friends, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 148
Prospects (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Prospects is a British television comedy drama series that was written by Alan Janes and originally shown on Channel 4 in 1986. Created by Euston Films who had a pedigree of producing successful, gritty drama such as The Sweeney and Minder, it ...
Plot: interracial relations, interracial friendship, working class, british, friendship, black british, unemployment, british humour
Place: east end london, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.6
 6K
Rake (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rake is an Australian television series, produced by Essential Media and Entertainment, that first aired on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's ABC1 in 2010. It stars Richard Roxburgh as rake Cleaver Greene, a brilliant but ...
Style: witty, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, trial, rivalry, career, crimes, intrigue, against the rules, dedicated lawyer, courtroom, judge, deal, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Pure (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Marnie is not OK. She's had x-rated thoughts for the last 3672 days and she doesn't know why or what they mean. When she jumps on a coach to London, she doesn't know a soul, not even herself, but in the city she will build a new life.
Style: funny, psychological, ironic, humorous, light
Plot: sexual relations, sexual fantasy, self discovery, anxiety, mental health, new life, mental disorder, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, colleague colleague relationship, female protagonist, friendship, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 735
Oliver Twist (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 386 min.
Story: Based on Charles Dickens' novel, this adaptation traces the childhood of an orphan whose mother dies giving birth to him in an English work-house in the 1820s.
Style: emotional, gloomy, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, child abuse, society, young heroes, coming of age, youth, child in peril, rich and poor, social differences, kidnapping, down on your luck, confined ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1830s, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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White Teeth (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: An adaptation of Zadie Smith's bestseller concerning the lives of two families from as far back as the 1800s and India to late 1990s Willesden.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, multicultural
Plot: family relations, interracial relations, opposites attract, couple relations, family life, society, youth, immigrants, couples, family problems, generation gap, social decay ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 80s, 20th century, 20s ...
Place: europe, england, london, bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 361
Chiki (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 47 min.
Story: In the south of Russia, where roadside cafes alternate with ripe fruit ruins, three friends of Sveta, Marina and Lyudka work in a brothel. Their former colleague - enterprising Jeanne - went to conquer Moscow, but returned to the girls with a ...
Style: social, funny, uplifting, sad, touching
Plot: prostitute, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, woman in danger, business venture, new life, ex prostitute, parents and children, life is a bitch, provincial life
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 157
Dirty Tricks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Martin Clunes plays Edward, an English tutor at an Oxford language school. Seemingly charming and thoughtful, Edward is really a calculating liar and manipulator. A series of events triggered at a dinner party leads Edward down a very precarious and ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, cheating, trial, seduction, murder, love, inheritance, infidelity, adultery, suspicion, unfaithful wife, money ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Fortysomething (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fortysomething is a 2003 British comedy-drama series, starring and directed by Hugh Laurie as Paul Slippery, a doctor facing a mid-life crisis. His wife Estelle is starting a new career as a headhunter. His three sons, Rory, a student at the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family, middle aged man, midlife crisis, family relations, frustration, family life, family problems, parenthood, love and romance, depression, middle aged, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Anglo Saxon Attitudes (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three part miniseries about Gerald Middleton, an aging historian, who reflects on his youth, relationships (especially the one with his best friend's girl), career (shadowed by a scandal), and current issues, like his marriage and kids.
Plot: historian, infidelity, excavation, introspection, husband wife relationship, female nudity, topless, professor, scandal
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.9
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Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Kingdom is a British television series produced by Parallel Film and Television Productions for the ITV network. It was created by Simon Wheeler and stars Stephen Fry as Peter Kingdom, a Norfolk solicitor who is coping with family, colleagues, and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: small town, family relations, boss and employee, legal, small town life, siblings relations, apprentice, crimes, hotshot lawyer, patronizing, workplace, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.3
 370
Sleepers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Amidst the thaw of glasnost, the Kremlin discovers that two Soviet agents, sent to England under deep cover in 1965, have been "lost." A beautiful and ambitious Russian agent, sent to London to track them down, becomes embroiled in a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: kgb, espionage, spy, partners, lifestyle, government agency, chases and races, secret agents, changing lives, double agent, bait, self fulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, russia, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 120
Act of Will (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Act of Will is a 1989 mini-series directed by Don Sharp. It the third mini series based on a Barbara Taylor Bradford novel he had directed and was an early lead role for Elizabeth Hurley.
Style: family saga
Plot: dance, ambition, sick child, female protagonist, battered wife, career woman, wedding, fashion designer, orphan, politician, marriage, fashion show ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%