Movies and TV shows like Moone Boy

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Moone Boy (2012)
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Moone Boy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Martin Moone is a young boy who relies on the help of his imaginary friend Sean to deal with the quandaries of life in a wacky small-town Irish family in the 1980's.
Style: sitcom, surreal, funny, touching, sweet, light, ironic, humorous, sentimental, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary friend, family relations, small town, friends, childhood, eccentric family, child protagonist, irish, coming of age, school, daydreamer, fantasizing, coping, youth, classmate, bully, classmates, young kid, adolescence, weirdo, innocence, neighbor, imaginary character, naivete, boy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ireland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, realistic and not serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, friends, eccentric family, family, couples, family life and parents and children mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Moone Boy: Father Ted (1995), The Middle (2009), The Goldbergs (2013), Young Drunk Punk (2015), Schitt's Creek (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Father Ted (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: A crazy comedy about three rather strange parish priests exiled to Craggy Island, a remote island off the Irish west coast.
Style: surreal, semi serious, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: priest, island, clergy, friendship, catholic church, family relations, against the odds, workplace, love and romance, social awkwardness, bishop, conservative ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe
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The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, everyday life, family values, family life, family relations, parents and children, adolescence, family, couple relations, marriage, teenage boy, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
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100%
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The Goldbergs (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Before there were parenting blogs, trophies for showing up, and peanut allergies, there was a simpler time called the '80s. For geeky 11-year old Adam these were his wonder years and he faced them armed with a video camera to capture all the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: retro, family life, childhood, parents and children, teenage life, overbearing parent, family values, three generations, brother sister relationship, family relations, jewish, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, philadelphia
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44%
Young Drunk Punk (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Ian McKay and his best friend Shinky are two young punks searching for their great destinies in the back alleys of Calgary Alberta, circa 1980. Together, these friends will face down cowboys and oilmen, hockey goons and movie snobs, odd-jobbers and ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, sitcom, offbeat
Plot: rebellion, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, friends, youth, social misfits, buddies, society, misfit, eccentric family, family life, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Schitt's Creek (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Formerly filthy rich video store magnate Johnny Rose, his soap star wife Moira, and their two kids, über-hipster son David and socialite daughter Alexis, suddenly find themselves broke and forced to live in Schitt's Creek, a small depressing ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, ironic, situational comedy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: family relations, small town, eccentric family, parents and children, life turned upside down, couple relations, brother sister relationship, class differences, motel, riches to rags, bankruptcy, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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37%
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The Young Ones (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 410 min.
TV show
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, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hippie, satire, student, college life, buddies, social relations, friends, mad, medical school, suicidal, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Near Ones, Dear Ones (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Israel
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The stories of 3 related families leaving in the same building at the address of Vitek St. #9. The series starts when Tiki, a tour guide, and Ilan, an insurance agent, move in with their daughter Galia to the 3rd floor. Tiki's brother Yoram, an ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: couples, indoor, siblings relations, family life, couple relations, parents and children, friendship, nagging and grouching, friends, family relations, lifestyle, condominium ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: sitcom, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, workplace situations, working class, satire, family relations, disorder, friends, friendship, eccentric family, family life, workplace, partners ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.7
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Newhart (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dick Loudon and his wife Joanna decide to leave life in New York City and buy a little inn in Vermont. Dick is a how-to book writer, who eventually becomes a local TV celebrity as host of "Vermont Today." George Utley is the handyman at ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, witty, clever ...
Plot: small town, hotel, mayor, cafe, nothing goes right, best friends, lifestyle, unlikely couple, optimism, maid, couples, dull life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: vermont, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Three Up Two Down (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three Up, Two Down is a British sitcom starring Michael Elphick and Angela Thorne that ran from 1985 to 1989. It was written by Richard Ommanney.
Style: offbeat, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, married couple, in laws, husband wife relationship, young couple
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.3
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Hank (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hank is a comedy television series which ran on ABC from September 30, 2009, to November 4, 2009. The series was created by Tucker Cawley and is about a Wall Street executive who loses his job and reconnects with his small-town family. Hank ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: small town, family relations, family life, starting over, parents and children, unemployment, society, eccentric family, small town life, stock broker, husband wife relationship, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
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Up All Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, friends, coping, child birth, childbirth, husband wife relationship, parenthood, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mrs. Brown's Boys (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, matriarch, eccentric family, elderly, everyday life, disorder, plan gone awry, living with parents, couple relations, parents and children, golden years, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Kevin Can Wait (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A newly retired police officer looks forward to spending more quality time with his wife and three kids only to discover he faces much tougher challenges at home than he ever did on the streets.
Style: sitcom, idiotic, light, sincere, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, ex-cop, husband wife relationship, family relations, friends, lifestyle, parents and children, police officer
Place: new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Evening Shade (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Evening Shade is an American sitcom television series that aired on CBS from 1990 to 1994. The series stars Burt Reynolds as Wood Newton, an ex-professional football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who returns to rural Evening Shade, Arkansas to ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: small town, high school, athlete's life, sport team, americana, ambition, family relations, friends, social relations, lifestyle, mathematics, small town life ...
Time: 80s
Place: arkansas, usa
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29%
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 745
Desmond's (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Desmond's was a British television situation comedy broadcast by Channel 4 from 1989 to 1994. With 71 episodes, Desmond's became Channel 4's longest-running sitcom. The first series was shot in 1988, with the first episode broadcast ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: working class, barbershop, society, couples, immigrants, family relations, beauty salon, social relations, family business, social differences, couple relations, nagging and grouching ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
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Blandings (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Blandings is a British comedy television series adapted by Guy Andrews from the Blandings Castle stories of P.G. Wodehouse. It was first broadcast on BBC One from 13 January 2013, and stars Timothy Spall, Jennifer Saunders and Mark Williams. The ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: english countryside, eccentric family, master and servant, butler, family relations, lord, castle, british humour, estate, power relations, siblings relations, bookies ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 3K
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, neighbor, apartment, best friends, lifestyle, workplace, friends, couples, social relations, family life, friendship, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Sunnyside (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to Sunnyside, the not-so-typical neighbourhood where anything can happen, and almost always does. From hipsters and yoga moms to meth addicts and romantic crooks, Sunnyside is a quirky neighbourhood in transition, where residents aren’t ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: couples, family problems, family life, friendship, silly humor, family relations, eccentric family, small town life, small town, social relations, friends, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two of a Kind is an American sitcom that aired on ABC as part of the network's TGIF line-up, starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The show aired from September 25, 1998 to July 9, 1999. The series was produced by Griffard/Adler Productions, ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family relations, family, twin sister, twins, single parent, single father, disorder, siblings relations, mischievous children, friends, nanny, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Charmings (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Charmings is an American fantasy sitcom that aired from March 1987 to February 1988 on ABC. Based on the fairy tale Snow White, it chronicles Snow White and Prince Charming after they are transported in time from the Enchanted Forest to the 20th ...
Style: fairy tale, sitcom, witty, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: love and romance, parody, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, verbal byplay, suburbs, fish out of water, eccentric family, time travel, suburban life, family life, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Jeffersons (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Jeffersons is an American sitcom that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, through July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The show was produced by the T.A.T. Communications Company from 1975–1982 and by Embassy ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, maid, interracial relations, lifestyle, family life, city life, couple relations, urban, society, couples, designer, living with parents ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
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Breeders (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
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, ironic, sweet, light
Plot: parenthood, family relations, husband wife relationship, children, mother, father, father son relationship, parents and children, wife husband relationship, school, parent grown child relationship, parenting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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That '80s Show (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: That '80s Show is an American sitcom that aired from January through May 2002. Despite having a similar name, show structure, and many of the same writers and production staff, it is not considered a direct spin-off of the more successful That ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: materialism, youth, battle of the sexes, love and romance, lifestyle, buddies, clubbing, musician's life, artists and showbiz, friends, couples, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Surviving Jack (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A boy becomes a man, and a man becomes a father, in a time before coming of age was something you could Google.
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic
Plot: parenthood, parents and children, lifestyle change, youth, antisocial behavior, family relations, family values, adulthood, marriage, adolescence vs adulthood, manhood, immature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set on a Wolverhampton council estate, Raised By Wolves is modern day reimagining of the childhood of Caitlin Moran and her brothers and sisters. Single-mum Della lives in a three bedroom council house with Germaine, Aretha, Yoko, Mariah, Wyatt and ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, family life, youth, teenage life, single parent, single mother, estate, strong female presence, profanity, siblings relations, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.5
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Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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, witty, humorous, sitcom, not serious ...
Plot: bookstore, weirdo, best friends, workplace, misfit, friends, irish, farce, friendship, odd couple, salesman, workplace problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Married with Children (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Married... with Children is an American sitcom that aired for 11 seasons. It featured a dysfunctional family living in a fictional Chicago, Illinois, suburb. The show, notable for being the first prime-time television series to air on Fox, ran from ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, struggle, family life, parents and children, working class, misfit, promiscuous daughter, stupidity, neighbor, marriage ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Glory Daze (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Glory Daze is an American comedy-drama television series. The one-hour series revolves around a group of college freshmen who pledge a fraternity in 1986. The series aired from November 16, 2010, to January 18, 2011 on TBS. On February 24, 2011, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, young adult, student life, buddies, friends, young people, college life, teenage life, social relations, youth, father son relationship, party ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: wisconsin, usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 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, partners, hopes, dishonesty, siblings relations, scam ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%