Movies and TV shows like Alice 1976

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Alice
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her young son to start her life over again, and finds a job working at a roadside diner on the outskirts of Phoenix, Arizona. Most of the episodes revolve around events at Mel's Diner.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single parent, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, friends, best friends, single mother, starting over, friendship, parents and children, hopes, restaurant, pay phone, woman, united states of america, aspiring singer, friendship between women, widow, waitress, female protagonist, workplace humor
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about sitcom, friends, workplace, workplace situations, friendship, family relations and couples mostly in Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Alice: Love & War (1992), Designing Women (1986), One Day at a Time (1975), Taxi (1978), Jesse (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Love & War
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Love & War is an American television sitcom, which aired on CBS from September 21, 1992 to February 1, 1995. Created by Diane English, the series originally starred Susan Dey as Wally Porter, a Chicago restaurateur, and Jay Thomas as Jack ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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Designing Women
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Designing Women is an American television sitcom that centered on the working and personal lives of four Southern women and one man in an interior design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It aired on the CBS television network from September 29, 1986 until ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
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One Day at a Time
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Day at a Time is an American situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as Ann Romano, a divorced mother who moves to Indianapolis with her two teenage daughters Julie ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, touching
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
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Taxi
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He tries to maintain order over a collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his “cage,” they form ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, taxi driver, workplace situations, urban, city life, workplace, immigrants, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, friendship, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Jesse
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sanford and Son is an American sitcom, based on the BBC's Steptoe and Son, that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972, to March 25, 1977. Known for its edgy racial humor, running gags and catch phrases, the series was adapted ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: clever, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty
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Mary Tyler Moore
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mary Tyler Moore Show is an American television sitcom created by James L. Brooks and Allan Burns that aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977. The program was a television breakthrough, with the first never-married, independent career woman as the ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Golden Palace is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 18, 1992, to May 14, 1993. The show is a spin-off of the sitcom The Golden Girls, continuing the story from that series. CBS cancelled the spin-off in 1993 after one ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, witty
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Audience: date night
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
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Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Different World is an American television sitcom which aired for six seasons on NBC. It is a spin-off series from The Cosby Show and originally centered on Denise Huxtable and the life of students at Hillman College, a fictional mixed but ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty
Plot: sitcom, college, best friends, buddies, golden years, friendship, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, college life, student life, twentysomething life, workplace situations ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   52%
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After MASH
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: AfterMASH is an American situation comedy that aired on CBS from September 26, 1983, to December 11, 1984. A spin-off of the series M*A*S*H, the show takes place immediately following the end of the Korean War and chronicles the adventures of three ...
Style: clever, not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, hospital, buddies, couple relations, americana, workplace situations, partners, workplace, couples, friends, doctors and patients, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
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System:   46%
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Harper Valley P.T.A.
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stella Johnson is a single mother living in the town of Harper Valley. Most of the townsfolk, particularly those on the school PTA, think she is a little too liberal so they're making things tough for her and her daughter. So she runs for the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, biting, realistic, clever ...
Plot: high school, americana, small town, single parent, rebelliousness, suburbs, self discovery, parents and children, teenage love, revenge, high school life, physical appearance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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System:   46%
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The Lucy Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Lucy Show is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from 1962–68. It was Lucille Ball's follow-up to I Love Lucy. A significant change in cast and premise for the 1965–66 season divides the program into two distinct eras; aside from Ball, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, bank, goofy hero, battle of the sexes, suburbs, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, disorder, hidden identity, obnoxious boss, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
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System:   46%
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Mr. Belvedere
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mr. Belvedere is an American sitcom that originally aired on ABC from March 15, 1985, until July 8, 1990. The series is based on the Lynn Aloysius Belvedere character created by Gwen Davenport for her 1947 novel Belvedere, which was later adapted ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: master and servant, sitcom, friendship, family, family life, suburbs, suburban life, workplace situations, family relations, friends, disorder, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
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Gary Unmarried
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gary Unmarried is an American sitcom created by Ed Yeager, which ran on CBS from September 24, 2008 to March 17, 2010. The series focuses on a recently divorced couple sharing custody of their kids while starting new relationships. The show was ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, witty
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, starting over, couple relations, breakup, parents and children, hopes, couples, dating, divorced parents, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Last of the Summer Wine
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, village, buddies, countryside, golden years, aging, elderly, friends, introspection, english countryside, friendship, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s, 80s ...
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
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A New Life
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Steve Giardino, an abrasive workaholic Wall Streeter, and his wife Jackie divorce after twenty-six years of marriage and find themselves thrust back into the dating world in middle age and in search of a new life.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, sitcom, romance, crumbling marriage, self discovery, looking for love, singleness, midlife crisis, dating, relationship vs career, terminal illness, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
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System:   42%
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What About Joan?
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, witty
Plot: sitcom, best friends, friendship, teachers and students, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, workplace, friends, workplace romance, love and romance, power relations, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   42%
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The New Adventures of Old Christine
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Single working mom Christine Campbell has just learned that her ex is dating a much younger woman with the same first name. To avoid any confusion, the new girlfriend is dubbed New Christine, which leaves her with the unfortunate nickname Old ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, single parent, friendship, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, best friends, singleness, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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227
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, friendship, family life, friends, family, social relations, best friends, eccentric family, neighbor, apartment, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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    User:   37%
 
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Murphy Brown
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor ...
Style: talky, clever, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, journalism, media satire, workplace, tv show, workplace situations, media, journalist, single parent, tv news, anchor, journal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c.
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    User:   41%
 
Gimme a Break!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons, October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief and his three daughters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, nanny, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, death in the family, suburbs, family business, suburban life, single father, housekeeper, family life, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new york
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WKRP in Cincinnati
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When a Cincinnati radio station switches from sedate music to top-40 rock 'n' roll, its staff of oddball characters is forced to switch gears quickly. New programming director Andy Travis brings in a new DJ named Venus Flytrap to work with ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, radio, radio show, rock, workplace situations, media, workplace, boss and employee, media satire, power relations, radio dj, secretary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bosom Buddies is an American sitcom starring Tom Hanks and Peter Scolari created by Robert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller and Chris Thompson. It ran from 1980 to 1982 on ABC and in reruns in the summer of 1984 on NBC. The show features the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, buddy comedy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: actor's life, cross dressing, hotel, buddies, suburbs, hidden identity, performer's life, battle of the sexes, friendship, advertising agency, sitcom, workplace romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   38%
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