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The Morecambe & Wise Show (1968)
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The Morecambe & Wise Show (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The Morecambe & Wise Show is the third TV series by English comedy double-act Morecambe and Wise. It began airing in 1968 on BBC 2, specifically because it was then the only channel broadcasting in colour, following the duo's move to the BBC from ATV, where they had made Two of a Kind since 1961. The Morecambe & Wise Show was popular enough to be moved to BBC 1, with its Christmas specials garnering prime-time audiences in excess of 20 million, some of the largest in British television history. After their 1977 Christmas show, Morecambe and Wise returned to ITV, keeping the title The Morecambe & Wise Show.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, not serious, parody
Plot: friends, partners, artists and showbiz, disorder, odd couple, silly humor, duo, celebrity guests, comedy team, british humour
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots about disorder, british humour, silly humor, friends, joke, artists and showbiz and satire mostly in Comedy, Music and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Morecambe & Wise Show: The Two Ronnies (1971), French and Saunders (1987), A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1987), The Fast Show (1994), Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Two Ronnies (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The Two Ronnies is a British sketch show which aired on BBC1 from 1971 to 1987. It featured the double act of Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett, the "Two Ronnies" of the title.
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: disorder, performance, odd couple, partners, singer, joke, duo, fast talker, comedy team, musical number, song, singing ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: england
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French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: parody, suspense, realistic, not serious, cynical ...
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Place: england, europe
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A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Bit of Fry & Laurie is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring former Cambridge Footlights members Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie, broadcast on both BBC1 and BBC2 between 1989 and 1995. It ran for four series and ...
Style: witty, clever, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: musician, comedian, yuppie, media, artists and showbiz, silly humor, satire, absurdism, british, social satire, joke, monologue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Fast Show (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Fast Show is a multi BAFTA award winning sketch comedy show written and produced by Paul Whitehouse and Charlie Higson.
Style: not serious, realistic, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: disorder, silly humor, misfit, nothing goes right, british, comedian, joke, british tv, actress playing multiple roles, british humour
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Attention, comedy fans: NOT THE NINE O'CLOCK NEWS is the real thing. This is scathing, no-holds-barred Brit humor at its best. Rapid-fire skits starring Rowan Atkinson (Mr. Bean) are as politically incorrect as they are side-bustingly funny, ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty
Plot: satire, silly humor, news, disorder, media satire, media, artists and showbiz, entertainment, british, tv news, fake news report, political satire ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Fool Britannia is a hidden camera sketch series which has aired since 1 September 2012 on ITV. Fool Britannia sees Dom Joly surprising unexpected members of the public with pranks. The first series aired for eight episodes. The second series is ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, witty
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Benny Hill Show is a British comedy television show that starred Benny Hill and aired in various incarnations between 15 January 1955 and 30 May 1991 in over 140 countries. The show focused on sketches that were full of slapstick, mime, parody, ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Big Train is a surreal British television comedy sketch show created by Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan, writers of the successful sitcom Father Ted. The first series was broadcast on BBC Two in 1998, while the second, in which Linehan was not ...
Style: surreal, realistic, not serious, witty, clever ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere is the much-loved sequel to Peter Kay's critically-acclaimed comedy series, "Phoenix Nights". Written by and starring Peter Kay and Patrick McGuinness, this six-part comedy/drama series is the ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, witty, parody
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Famous DJ Alan Partridge gives us an insight into what happens behind the microphone at North Norfolk digital radio.
Style: not serious, humorous, clever, talky, realistic ...
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Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
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Country: UK
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Working Stiffs (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Country: UK
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychological, entertaining ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
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Style: parody, realistic, humorous, not serious, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dead Ringers is a United Kingdom radio and television comedy impressions show broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and later BBC Two. The programme was devised by producer Bill Dare and developed with Jon Holmes, Andy Hurst and Simon Blackwell. It starred Jon ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Odd Couple is a television situation comedy broadcast from September 24, 1970 to March 7, 1975 on ABC. It stars Tony Randall as Felix Unger and Jack Klugman as Oscar Madison, and was the first of several developed by Garry Marshall for Paramount ...
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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
TV show
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Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Benny Hill (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: This timeless modern slapstick-format doesn't really have a plot, but is an irresistible rapid succession of independent short, comical scenes, mostly without any text, often using artificial speed enhancing in the countless chases, which have ...
Style: not serious, parody, realistic, cynical, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Flip (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Flip Wilson Show is an hour long variety show that aired in the U.S. on NBC from September 17, 1970 to June 27, 1974. The show starred American comedian Flip Wilson; the program was one of the first American television programs starring a black ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Harry Enfield and Chums (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Demo Reel (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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