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, sentimental, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary friend, small town, coming of age, child protagonist, family relations, friends, childhood, eccentric family, irish, youth, school, bully, coping, daydreamer, fantasizing, child's point of view, neighbor, young kid, classmate, adolescence, innocence, weirdo, 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, realistic, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, eccentric family, friends, family life, family, friendship and couples mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Moone Boy: Father Ted (1995), The Goldbergs (2013), Young Drunk Punk (2015), Schitt's Creek (2015), Near Ones, Dear Ones (1983). 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, sitcom, semi serious, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: priest, clergy, island, catholic church, catholic priest, bishop, friendship, against the odds, family relations, contests and competitions, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, europe
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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, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: father daughter relationship, family life, family relations, parents and children, childhood, overbearing parent, teenage life, family values, three generations, teenager, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
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43%
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, semi autobiographical ...
Plot: rebellion, adolescence vs adulthood, misfit, buddies, social misfits, society, youth, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, rebelliousness, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.5
 115K
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: sitcom, humorous, ironic, light, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, family outing, teens
Plot: small town, motel, class differences, brother sister relationship, riches to rags, family relations, eccentric family, lgbtq, parents and children, life turned upside down, couple relations, real life father and son playing father and son ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, realistic, not serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: jewish, friends, couples, family relations, lifestyle, siblings relations, couple relations, family life, parents and children, friendship, apartment building, neighbor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 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, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: satire, disorder, friends, family relations, society, workplace, misfit partners, partners, family life, working class, workplace situations, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.2
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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, funny, absurd, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, anarchist, satire, hippie, social relations, medical school, suicidal, friends, youth, buddies, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hotel, small town, writers, mayor, optimism, couples, family relations, disorder, cafe, maid, friends, dull life ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: vermont, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: small town, family relations, family life, starting over, eccentric family, society, parents and children, unemployment, stock broker, small town life, husband wife relationship, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: matriarch, irish, family relations, eccentric family, everyday life, elderly, couple relations, parents and children, plan gone awry, disorder, living with parents, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 9K
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, parenthood, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, childbirth, coping, friends, husband wife relationship, babies and infants, women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: small town, american football, high school, high school sports, ambition, underdog, mathematics, feminism, family relations, sport team, athlete and trainer, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: silly humor, friendship, family life, couples, family problems, family relations, eccentric family, small town, small town life, siblings relations, friends, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: captivating, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, young couple, in laws, husband wife relationship, married couple
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 1K
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, witty, captivating ...
Plot: english countryside, eccentric family, master and servant, lord, butler, family relations, castle, estate, bbc, power relations, pig, aristocrat ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
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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: black cast, neighbor, family relations, housewife, middle class, friends, couples, social relations, love and romance, lifestyle, family, workplace ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Desmond's (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 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, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: working class, barbershop, business, family, society, social relations, family relations, friends, family business, couples, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england
⇓ 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, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: parents, interracial relations, family relations, maid, couple relations, city life, family life, society, lifestyle, couples, temperamental, living with parents ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, not serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: parenthood, marriage, family relations, parents and children, lifestyle change, adulthood, youth, family values, adolescence vs adulthood, antisocial behavior, coming of age, immature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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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: sitcom, humorous, surreal, witty, not serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
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25%
Raised by Wolves (2013)
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie is a television sitcom created by, and starring, Freddie Prinze, Jr. that aired from October 5, 2005 to April 12, 2006. Freddie is inspired by Prinze Jr.'s real life, growing up in a house filled with women. His lifelong friend, Conrad ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Having recently lost his job and his girlfriend, 30-year-old Tom Chadwick has a rather unsure sense of his own identity. But when he inherits a mysterious box of belongings from a great aunt he never met, Tom starts investigating his lineage and ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Country: UK
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of cousins Kerry and Kurtan in the rural village of Cotswolds.
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good
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24%
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Chewing Gum (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The life of Tracey, a religious, Beyoncé-obsessed 22-year-old living in an estate in Tower Hamlets, and the mishaps of her neighbourhood, friends and family. Oh, and obvs her boyfriend!
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
2point4 Children (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: 2point4 children is a 1990s British sitcom that was created and written by Andrew Marshall. It follows the lives of the Porter family; an average family that is persistently faced with surreal situations and sheer bad luck. The show was originally ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: family relations, family, couple relations, eccentric family, family life, couples, parents and children, siblings relations, husband, teenager, mother, working class ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: working class, family relations, cockney, cons and scams, black market, disorder, eccentric family, scam, world war two veteran, veteran, siblings relations, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Last of the Summer Wine (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Unencumbered by wives, jobs or any other responsibilities, three senior citizens who've never really grown up explore their world in the Yorkshire Dales. They spend their days speculating about their fellow townsfolk and thinking up adventures ...
Style: sitcom, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: countryside, friendship, elderly, small town, golden years, retirement, social relations, english countryside, british, library, childhood friend, pub ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 90s, 70s, contemporary ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, england, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Sons of Tucson (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sons of Tucson is a family comedy about three brothers who hire a charming, wayward schemer to stand in as their father when their real one goes to prison. What begins as a business relationship evolves into something more complex and compelling: a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, cons and scams, family relations, disorder, family, friendship, brother brother relationship, absent parent, sibling relationship, mischievous children, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Life with Bonnie (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The host of the local morning talk show Morning Chicago creatively balances family commitment—to her husband John, a hard-working family practice doctor, and their three young children— and career obligations.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, funny, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, ambition, relationship vs career, tv show, family life, parents and children, family, eccentric family, lifestyle, large family, humour, talk show ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%