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Go On (2012)
 7.5
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Go On (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ryan King, a recent widower and sports talk radio host ready to get back to work after the loss of his wife. Ryan's alpha-male boss, Stephen, has a different plan in store for Ryan, making him attend grief counseling before returning to the air. A reluctant Ryan finds himself in a support group for "life change," where he meets an oddball cast of characters, all with their own backstories filled with varying degrees of loss.
Style: semi serious, sitcom, humorous, tragicomedy, realistic
Plot: support group, loss, coping, grief, patient, widow widower, life turned upside down, uptight character, therapy, therapist, solace, dysfunctional character, group therapy, death of wife, sport, divorce, overcoming, doctor, coworker, troubled, media, human relationship, anger, dealing with death, weirdo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Anger Management (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Web Therapy (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Benched (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Nina is a dedicated, career driven corporate attorney who has a very public nervous breakdown after getting passed up for an expected promotion and now finds herself working as a public defender. Her personal and professional worlds are turned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, disorder, legal, life turned upside down, power relations, courtroom, lawyer, love and romance, courtroom drama
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Out of Practice (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Out of Practice is an American situation comedy that was produced by Paramount Network Television and originally broadcast on sister company CBS from September 19, 2005 to March 29, 2006. With producers Joe Keenan and Christopher Lloyd at the helm, ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Odd Couple (2015)
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Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
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Audience: family outing
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Getting On (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, brutally honest and quietly compassionate realities of caring for ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, friendship, doctors and patients, elderly, patient, aging, workplace, workplace situations, retirement home life, nurse, friends, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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TV show
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Ground Floor (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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One on One (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One on One is an American sitcom that aired on the now-defunct UPN from September 3, 2001 to May 15, 2006. The series stars Flex Alexander as a single sportscaster, who becomes a full-time dad when his ex-wife decides to accept a job out of the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
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Halfway Home (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Halfway Home is an American comedy series that aired on Comedy Central in Spring 2007. On its official website, Halfway Home is described as an "improvised half-hour show featuring the daily exploits of five ex-cons living together in a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, offbeat
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
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Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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38%
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TV show
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.9
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
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