Movies and TV shows like The Royle Family

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The Royle Family (1998)
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The Royle Family (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: British comedy series focusing on the lives of a working-class family in Manchester who love the TV.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, talky, semi serious
Plot: working class, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, family life, society, couples, slacker, suffering, siblings relations, living with parents, eccentric family, temperamental, grandparent and grandchild, in-laws, oldtimer, indoor, family, kitchen, neighbor neighbor relationship, father, grandmother, laziness, gossip, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s
Place: manchester, northern england, england, europe

Most similar movies to The Royle Family

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, couples, family life, couple relations, eccentric family and working class mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like The Royle Family: 2point4 Children (1991), Keeping Up Appearances (1990), Barbara (1995), Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010), Early Doors (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
2point4 Children (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, eccentric family, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family life, family, wife, daughter, brother sister relationship, husband ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Keeping Up Appearances (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Keeping Up Appearances is a British sitcom created and written by Roy Clarke for the BBC. Centred on the life of eccentric, social-climbing snob Hyacinth Bucket, the sitcom follows her obsessive and determined attempts to impress in middle class ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: snob, family relations, rich and poor, eccentric family, couples, against the odds, working class, lifestyle, social differences, society, blind ambition, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Barbara (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Barbara is a British sitcom starring Gwen Taylor in the title role. A pilot was broadcast in 1995, and three series were then televised from 1999 to 2003. It was made by Central Television, and filmed at their Lenton Lane studios in Nottingham in ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, suburbs, couple relations, family life, couples, society, suburban life, workplace situations, perversion, farce, family ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Roger & Val Have Just Got In is a British sitcom that stars Dawn French and Alfred Molina playing married couple Roger and Val Stevenson. The show premiered on BBC Two on 6 August 2010 and six episodes were broadcast for the first series. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: married couple, couple relations, working class, family relations, everyday life, british humour, rivalry, verbal byplay, realism, couples, bittersweet, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Early Doors (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom set in a small pub in Manchester, “The Grapes”, where daily life is bound up in the issues of love, loneliness, and blocked urinals. Regular drinkers Joe and Duffy pass the time with landlord Ken and his police officer cronies.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky
Plot: everyday life, buddies, old friend, workplace, society, workplace situations, working class, bar, pub, indoor, owner, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: northern england, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Grandma's House (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Grandma's House is a sitcom television series broadcast on BBC Two. Written by Simon Amstell and long term collaborator Dan Swimer, the series stars Simon Amstell playing a version of himself: an ex-television presenter searching for meaning in ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good ...
Plot: career, starting over, family relations, unfulfillment, oldtimer, doubts and hesitations, family, grandmother, british humour, grandparent and grandchild, hopes, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Steptoe and Son (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Steptoe and Son is a British sitcom written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson about a father and son played by Wilfred Brambell and Harry H. Corbett who deal in selling used items. They live on Oil Drum Lane, a fictional street in Shepherd's Bush, ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, clever, witty ...
Plot: working class, family business, son, odd couple, lifestyle, workplace, partners, family problems, dealer, family life, family relations, living with parents ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A comedy about two young couples and their outrageously contrasting views on parenting. Greg and Kim Warner struggle on a daily basis to become perfect at the job. Kim is a neurotic, stay-at-home mother, and although her husband, Greg, is a success ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: family life, couples, housewife, parents and children, siblings relations, irresponsible, husband wife relationship, parenting, in-laws, family relations, couple relations, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Desmond's (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: working class, barbershop, nagging and grouching, family relations, social differences, society, couples, couple relations, immigrants, family business, beauty salon, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Big Family (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Grande Família is a Brazilian television comedy, and is one of the most watched primetime shows. The show airs on the Globo Network, and tells the story of a typical lower middle-class family living in a suburb neighborhood of Rio de ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic
Plot: family life, eccentric family, siblings relations, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, couples, silly humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Citizen Khan (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Family-based sitcom set in the capital of British Pakistan - Sparkhill, Birmingham. Citizen Khan follows the trials and tribulations of loud-mouthed, tight-fisted, self-appointed community leader Mr Khan and his long suffering family, wife Mrs Khan ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: muslim, family life, society, parents and children, family relations, satire, immigrants, ethnic, social relations, indoor, family, avarice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Raising Dad is an American television series that aired on the WB from September 2001 until May 2002. The series starred Bob Saget, Kat Dennings, Brie Larson, Riley Smith, Beau Wirick, and Jerry Adler, and was produced by Albion Productions in ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, parents and children, youth, family life, siblings relations, teenage life, living with parents, social relations, family relations, high school life, coming of age, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Likely Lads (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Likely Lads is a British sitcom created and written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, and produced by Dick Clement. Twenty episodes were broadcast by the BBC, in three series, between 16 December 1964 and 23 July 1966. However, only eight of ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: working class, friendship, buddies, workplace situations, friends, workplace, factory worker, society, pub, electrician, rivalry, friendship between men ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: northern england, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Right out of high school, Sean Finnerty got his girlfriend Claudia pregnant. Now she’s his wife, and at just 32, he’s somehow found himself with 14-year-old daughter Lily, two little boys, and a constant struggle between his need to be ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, family values, eccentric family, parents and children, everyday life, nothing goes right, teenage life, siblings relations, disorder, christianity, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s, 90s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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All of Us (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: All of Us is an American sitcom that premiered on the now-defunct UPN network in the United States on September 16, 2003, where it aired for its first three seasons. On October 1, 2006, the show moved to The CW, a new network formed by the merger of ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: divorce, reporter, family life, buddies, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, friends, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
My Big Fat Greek Life (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Big Fat Greek Life is a sitcom series that ran on CBS in 2003. The series is a continuation on the 2002 movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding and was produced by HBO Television and Tom Hanks's Playtone Productions for Sony Pictures Television. In ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: greek, lifestyle, unlikely couple, eccentric family, family life, culture clash, disagreement, society, misfit, working class, couples, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The King of Queens (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three's definitely a crowd for parcel post deliveryman Doug Heffernan (Kevin James), whose newly widowed father-in-law, Arthur (Jerry Stiller), has moved in with him and his wife, Carrie (Leah Remini). Doug's no longer the king of his ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: working class, living with parents, friendship, marital problem, family relations, workplace, family problems, family life, buddies, love and romance, everyday life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.7
 256
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, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, family life, family problems, couples, couple relations, husband wife relationship, marriage, children, baby, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Dinnerladies (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dinnerladies is a BBC sitcom written by and starring Victoria Wood that chronicles the antics of a group of workers in a canteen in the north of England. Bren tries to maintain a semblance of order in amongst the chaos, while dealing with the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: workplace, mother, handyman, staff, workplace romance, factory worker, factory, workplace situations, up and down relationship, love and romance, manager, working class ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: northern england, england, europe, yorkshire, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Desparate Parents (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Mockumentary about the conservative Lepic family and their neighbors the liberal Boulay family, who are good friends. Their biggest point of contention is how they educate their children.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Plot: family life, eccentric family, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, couples, best friends, opposites attract, liberal, neighbor, conservative, best friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Everybody Loves Raymond is an American television sitcom starring Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Doris Roberts, and Peter Boyle. It originally ran on CBS from September 13, 1996, to May 16, 2005. Many of the situations from the show are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: overbearing parent, parents and children, family values, family life, family tradition, marital problem, in-laws, eccentric family, couple relations, siblings relations, brother brother relationship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Upper Middle Bogan (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Story: Follow the stories of two families living at opposite ends of the freeway. Bess Denyar is a doctor with a posh mother, Margaret, an architect husband, Danny Bright, and twin 13-year-olds at a private school, Oscar and Edwina. When Bess finds out ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: eccentric family, social differences, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, family life, disorder, couples, architect, siblings relations, white trash, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
$#*! My Dad Says (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: $#*! My Dad Says is an American television sitcom produced by Warner Bros. Television that aired on CBS. It was based on the Twitter feed Shit My Dad Says, created by Justin Halpern and consisting of quotations from his father, Sam. The show ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, talky
Plot: living with parents, parents and children, eccentric family, generation gap, family relations, overbearing parent, twentysomething life, lifestyle, elderly, oldtimer, writer's life, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Mrs. Brown's Boys (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 25 min.
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, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: matriarch, eccentric family, elderly, everyday life, disorder, plan gone awry, couple relations, parents and children, grandparent and grandchild, family relations, irish, middle aged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, eccentric family, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, culture clash, social differences, disorder, friendship, everyday life, couples, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Till Death Us Do Part (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Till Death Us Do Part is a ground-breaking British sitcom that aired on BBC1 from 1965 to 1975. First airing as a Comedy Playhouse pilot, the show aired in seven series until 1975. Six years later, ITV continued the sitcom, calling it Till Death.... ...
Style: sitcom, talky, humorous, witty, suspense ...
Plot: working class, satire, racism, daughter, wife, fanatic, husband, conservative, pub, baby, family relations, society ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.3
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Hank (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, society, unemployment, eccentric family, parents and children, stock broker, small town life, husband wife relationship, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Not Going Out (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lee is a childish northerner who lives in a fancy penthouse apartment in London who goes through a variety of jobs such as a janitor and ice cream man as well as attempting relationships with female flatmates. His best mate, Daily Mail reading, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: slacker, lifestyle, friendship, love triangle, job seeking, disorder, couples, fall in love, roommate, working class, thirtysomething life, laziness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Still Open All Hours (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Still Open All Hours is a sitcom set in a grocer's shop. It is a sequel to the series Open All Hours, written by original series writer Roy Clarke and featuring several of the permanent cast members of the original series
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: store, workplace situations, family relations, workplace, parents and children, british humour, family business, friendship, grocery store, customer, sale, storekeeper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Him & Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: An acutely observed, forensically honest, warts-and-all look at a working-class couple in their mid-20s.
Style: sitcom, humorous, sincere, light, feel good ...
Plot: couples, slacker, everyday life, couple relations, young people, boyfriend, lifestyle, friends, neighbor, engaged, working class, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%