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.
TV show
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, court, children, trial, orphan, infidelity, homosexuality, duel, debt, nobility, butler, funeral, optimism, mouse, husband wife relationship, coffin, pub, circus, charles dickens ...
Time: 1840s
Place: london

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Most similar movies to Micawber

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, female nudity, working class, couples and adultery mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance 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.
TV show
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: working class, middle class, newlywed, extramarital affair, businessman, divorced divorcee, divorce, class conflict, middle aged woman, wedding, social satire, starting over ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england
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95%
The Darling Buds of May (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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, humorous, witty, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: countryside, english countryside, family relations, parents and children, lifestyle, farm, housewife, nagging and grouching, family life, fall in love, eccentric family, family ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 202
Metrosexuality (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
TV show
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, infidelity, drug dealer, gay interest, lesbian, masturbation, interracial couple, gay marriage, gay, gay father, gay teenager ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.3
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Trust (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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 ⇓
82%
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The Buddha of Suburbia (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, suburbs, nudity (full frontal - brief), immigrants, satire, actor, racism, arranged marriage, hippie, punk rock, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Mei-chan's Butler (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, humorous, captivating
Plot: butler, boarding school, rivalry, family secret, love triangle, unrequited love, orphan, friendship, duel, wealth, childhood friend, loneliness ...
Place: japan
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72%
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Oliver Twist (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of the novel by Charles Dickens.
Plot: charles dickens, child, children
Time: 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Rock & Chips (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
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: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, society, theft, lifestyle, dishonesty, infidelity, pregnancy, childbirth, promotion, petty criminal, bittersweet, living with parents ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1960
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
TV show
Story: In her filthy cell in Newgate prison Moll Flanders, dubbed 'the wickedest woman in England' tells her story. Born in the gaol, after her mother is transported Moll is raised by the kindly mayor of Colchester and his wife, whose two sons ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sexy, baroque
Plot: prison, maid, society, orphan, prostitute, rise to the top, betrayal, forbidden love, incest, rich and poor, social differences, fall in love ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century, 1600s, 1700s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, workplace, unfulfillment, social differences, siblings relations, couple relations, workplace situations, family relations, social relations, working class ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
 270
Life of Riley (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, family life, couple relations, couples, marriage, husband wife relationship, baby, children, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Perfect Strangers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 238 min.
TV show
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, family feud, estrangement, dishonesty, family gatherings, family life, hotel, family secrets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Rake (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: lawyer, trial, court, rivalry, career, against the rules, judge, crimes, courtroom, intrigue, dedicated lawyer, deal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Teachers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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, thirtysomething life, unsupportive coworkers, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Lieve Lust (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
TV show
Plot: posing nude, love, nude painting, female nudity, womanizer, infidelity, friendship, lust, sex scene, cheating girlfriend
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Love, Nina (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
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: ironic, light, sincere, humorous
Plot: nanny, single mother, eccentric family, family relations, follow your dream, neighbor neighbor relationship, mischievous children, female protagonist, letter writing, autobiography, bohemian, literary agent
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Prospects (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: british, interracial friendship, black british, working class, unemployment, friendship, interracial relations, british humour
Place: east end london, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.4
 4K
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Breeders exposes the parental-paradox that it is possible, in the very same moment, to love your child to the horizon of the universe, while being apoplectically angry enough to want to send them there.
Style: humorous, funny, light, ironic, sweet
Plot: parenthood, family relations, husband wife relationship, children, father, mother, father son relationship, parents and children, wife husband relationship, school, parent grown child relationship, parenting ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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G.B.H. (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 567 min.
TV show
Story: The epic – and sometimes hilarious – story of the madness of power, and how it affects the lives of two men.
Plot: director, politics, british politics, socialism, nudity (full frontal - brief), strike, female nudity, school, city council
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Anglo Saxon Attitudes (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 229 min.
TV show
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: excavation, infidelity, introspection, topless, husband wife relationship, scandal, historian, female nudity, professor
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42%
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Pure (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
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, light, ironic, humorous
Plot: sexual relations, sexual fantasy, self discovery, anxiety, mental health, mental disorder, new life, mental illness, coworker relationship, friendship, female protagonist, colleague colleague relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Business (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Karin, Magali and Luna are three call girls, who decide to apply some marketing knowledge on the world's oldest profession.
Style: sexy, realistic, captivating, semi serious
Plot: escort, marketing, luxury, prostitute, friends, workplace, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, sex scene, branding, infidelity, prostitution, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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I Hate Suzie (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 280 min.
TV show
Story: Suzie Pickles, a star on the wane, has her whole life upended when her phone is hacked and a photo of her emerges in an extremely compromising position.
Style: depressing, live comedy, humorous, ironic
Plot: celebrity, sex scandal, mental health, star, actress, creative block, showbiz, depression, husband wife relationship, redemption, couple relations, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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White Teeth (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
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, social decay, youth, immigrants, society, generation gap, couples, family problems, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 90s, 20s ...
Place: london, europe, england, bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.7
 121K
Fleabag (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: As she hurls herself headlong at modern living, Fleabag is thrown roughly up against the walls of contemporary London, sleeping with anyone who dares to stand too close, squeezing money from wherever she can, rejecting anyone who tries to help ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, psychological, idiotic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sister sister relationship, breaking the fourth wall, promiscuity, sexuality, sexual humor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, female friendship, promiscuous woman, female protagonist, british, single woman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Coded Court (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Plot: flirting, best friends, friend, wife, ethics, internet, family relations, instagram, boyfriend, husband, enemy, dating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Oliver Twist (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 386 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, child abuse, danger, coming of age, apprentice, injustice, child in peril, rich and poor, social differences, down on your luck, kidnapping, youth ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1830s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
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, siblings relations, dishonesty, hopes, partners, scam ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 170
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: realistic, serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, cheating, inheritance, infidelity, murder, seduction, trial, love, adultery, suspicion, court, money ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
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Mile High (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: realistic, sexy, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Plot: airplane, friendship, couples, friends, gossip and rumors, workplace, buddies, partners, working class, airline, male female relationship, british ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%