Movies and TV shows like Rising Damp

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Rising Damp (1974)
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Rising Damp (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rising Damp is a British sitcom produced by Yorkshire Television for ITV. ITV originally broadcast the programme from 1974 through 1978. It was adapted for television by Eric Chappell from his well-received 1971 stage play The Banana Box The series was the highest-ranking ITV sitcom on the 100 Best Sitcoms poll run in 2004 by the BBC.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Plot: racist, liberal, conservative, social differences, womanizer, couples, social misfits, wooing, bachelor, slum, interracial friendship, cat, student, con artists, spinster, miser, hotel, cons and scams, down on your luck, up and down relationship, power relations, social relations, lust, rent, flat ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england, europe, africa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and not serious films and TV series with plots about british humour, couples, lifestyle, disorder, couple relations, friends and family relations mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Rising Damp: Fawlty Towers (1975), Good Neighbors (1975), Vicious (2013), British Men Behaving Badly (1992), Till Death Us Do Part (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fawlty Towers (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fawlty Towers is a British sitcom produced by BBC Television that was first broadcast on BBC2 in 1975 and 1979. Twelve episodes were made. The show was written by John Cleese and his then wife Connie Booth, both of whom also starred in the ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: waiter, hotel, chef, couples, tourist, farce, couple relations, workplace situations, misfit, workplace, goofy hero, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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Good Neighbors (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: The Good Life is a British sitcom produced by the BBC that ran from 1975 to 1978. It was written by Bob Larbey and John Esmonde. In 2004, it came 9th in Britain's Best Sitcom. In the United States, it aired on various PBS stations under the ...
Style: sitcom, witty, offbeat, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: conservative, farm, housewife, suburban life, suburbs, couple relations, lifestyle, society, social misfits, career change, changing lives, unconventional method ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england
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46%
The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Disillusioned after a long career at Sunshine Desserts, Perrin goes through a mid-life crisis and fakes his own death. Returning in disguise after various attempts at finding a 'new life', he gets his old job back and finds nothing has ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: midlife crisis, workplace, faked death, suburbs, satire, power relations, disorder, disgruntled, dull life, unfulfillment, hopes, starting over ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps is a British comedy television series sitcom that ran from 26 February 2001 to 24 May 2011 and starring Sheridan Smith, Will Mellor, Ralf Little, Natalie Casey, Kathryn Drysdale and Luke Gell. Created and ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, up and down relationship, looking for love, couples, friends, couple relations, looking for sex, buddies, group of friends, sexual tension, sexual humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Vicious (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie and Stuart are an old couple who have been together for decades and bicker constantly. Their lives are turned upside down by their new upstairs neighbor Ash, who is sure to cause trouble in their mundane lives.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, actor, neighbor, elderly, verbal byplay, couples, gays and lesbians, lgbt, old man, guest, apartment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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41%
British Men Behaving Badly (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Men Behaving Badly is a British sitcom that was created and written by Simon Nye. It follows the lives of Gary Strang and his flatmates, Dermot Povey and Tony Smart. It was first broadcast on ITV in 1992. A total of six series were made along with a ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, talky, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, slacker, irresponsible, misfit partners, self involved, singleness, loser, couple relations, friends, roommate, social awkwardness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Till Death Us Do Part (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
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, witty, humorous, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: working class, satire, racism, pub, conservative, fanatic, husband, wife, baby, daughter, parents and children, immigrants ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
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39%
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Rising Damp (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Stingy English landlord Rigsby manages to scam his lodgers Cooper, an arts student, and Philip, an African jock, making both pay for a room they must share. However Rigsby's favorite lodger, miss Jones, now flirts with both boys rather then the ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, sitcom
Plot: friends, disorder, adult virgin, silly humor, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, down on your luck, fight, cat, love, towel, landlord ...
Time: 70s
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38%
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Keeping Up Appearances (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: snob, family relations, eccentric family, social differences, siblings relations, working class, blind ambition, ambition, lifestyle, society, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
How Not to Live Your Life (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: How Not to Live Your Life is a British sitcom, written by and starring Dan Clark that aired between 27 September 2007 and 22 December 2011, about a neurotic twenty-nine-year-old man who is trying to navigate his way through life but is not helped by ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, realistic
Plot: down on your luck, lifestyle, financial problem, roommate, love and romance, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, british humour, singleness, young people, uptight character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em is a BBC situation comedy, written by Raymond Allen and starring Michael Crawford and Michele Dotrice. It was first broadcast in 1973 and ran for three series, ending in 1978. The series follows the accident-prone ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic ...
Plot: goofy hero, nothing goes right, workplace, job seeking, farce, couples, couple relations, workplace situations, comedy of errors, supportive spouse, misfit, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Desparate Parents (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, sitcom
Plot: eccentric family, family life, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, best friends, opposites attract, conservative, neighbor, liberal, topless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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35%
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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, surreal, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
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Open All Hours (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Open All Hours is a BBC sitcom written by Roy Clarke and starring Ronnie Barker as a miserly shop keeper and David Jason as his put-upon nephew who works as his errand boy. It ran for 26 episodes in four series, which premiered in 1976, 1981, 1982 ...
Style: sitcom, contemplative, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: store, uncle, nephew, groom, storekeeper, customer, nurse, shopkeeper, miser, workplace, generation gap, workplace situations ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: northern england, yorkshire, europe, england
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Socially inept Miranda always gets into awkward situations; working in her joke shop with best friend Stevie, being hounded by her pushy mother, and especially when she's around her crush Gary.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous
Plot: love and romance, family relations, comedian, couples, living with parents, dating, unsupportive parent, crush, looking for love, lifestyle, nothing goes right, disorder ...
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Citizen Smith (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Citizen Smith is a British television sitcom. The show was written by John Sullivan, who later wrote Only Fools and Horses. The pilot was transmitted on 12 April 1977 in the Comedy Special series of one-off plays, and the series proper ran from 3 ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Green Green Grass (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Green Green Grass is a new comedy series and is a spin-off from Only Fools And Horses. It features the characters of Boycie and Marlene and introduces their son, Tyler, now 15 years old. Since we last met them, Boycie's second-hand car empire ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, sitcom, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Are You Being Served? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Classic comedy set in fading department store Grace Brothers.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: farce, store, sexism, workplace, camp, department store, unsupportive coworkers, salesman, power relations, shopping, supportive coworker, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: countryside, friendship, elderly, small town, village, golden years, friends, social relations, retirement, british humour, veteran, trio ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 90s, 70s, contemporary ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, england
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Gimme Gimme Gimme (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Linda La Hughes (Kathy Burke) shares a flat with Tom Farrell (James Dreyfus). Linda is overweight, loudmouthed and not particularly attractive. She thinks she's gorgeous and irrestible, however. She's also sex mad and obsessed with men. ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: actor, sexual humor, ambiguity, friends, physical appearance, unemployment, singleness, odd couple, gender, lifestyle, best friends, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: london, europe, england
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30%
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Trollied (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Valco, a fictional budget supermarket in the north west of England, Trollied finds the funny in one of our most familiar surroundings and focuses on the types of characters we all recognise: bored checkout staff, ineffectual managers and a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: supermarket, workplace, workplace situations, supportive coworker, employer employee relationship, workplace humor, store, petty job, flirting, strong female presence, employment, job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
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29%
Friday Night Dinner (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Two siblings share their Friday night dinners at their parents home and, somehow, something always goes wrong.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, nostalgic
Plot: jewish, family relations, family dinner, eccentric family, parents and children, comedy of errors, social awkwardness, disorder, marriage, family gatherings, couple relations, middle aged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Sykes (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sykes is a British sitcom that aired on BBC 1 from 1972 to 1979. Starring Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques, it was written by Sykes, who had previously starred with Jacques in Sykes and A... and Sykes and a Big, Big Show. Forty-three of the 1970s ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bottom is a British anarchic sitcom that originally aired on BBC2 between 1991 and 1995. It was written by and starring comic duo Adrian Edmondson and Rik Mayall as Richie and Eddie, two flatmates who live on the dole in Hammersmith, London. The ...
Style: sitcom, surreal, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: boredom, sexual humor, alcoholic, fight, alcohol, farce, unemployed, bachelor, violence, scam, virgin, social misfits ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
 15K
Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: After finding out he has an STI, Dylan must get back in touch with every girl he has ever had sex with to let them know the bad news.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, down on your luck, buddies, sexually transmitted disease, disorder, farce, british humour, sex, twentysomething life, silly humor, friends, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
You Rang, M'Lord? (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: You Rang M'Lord? is a British comedy series written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, the creators of Dad's Army, It Ain't Half Hot Mum and Hi-de-Hi! It was broadcast between 1990 and 1993 on the BBC. The show was a comedy set in the ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, high society, servant, master and servant, power relations, family feud, family relations, presumed dead, favoritism among siblings, family life, disorder, lifestyle ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: london, europe, england
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27%
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Him & Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: An acutely observed, forensically honest, warts-and-all look at a working-class couple in their mid-20s.
Style: sitcom, humorous, sincere, light, captivating ...
Plot: couples, slacker, everyday life, couple relations, boyfriend, young people, neighbor, lifestyle, engaged, friends, working class, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Chef! (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chef! is a British situation comedy starring Lenny Henry that aired as twenty episodes over three series from 1993 to 1996 on the BBC. The show was created and primarily written by Peter Tilbury based on an idea from Lenny Henry and produced for the ...
Style: sitcom, cynical, not serious, realistic, witty ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: europe, england
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Threesome (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Alice lives with her boyfriend Mitch and their gay best friend Richie. Together they form three points of an unlikely triangle, living, laughing and larging it together. After one particularly big night out, they end up having an unplanned threesome ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, young people, couples, roommate, boyfriend, responsibility, homosexual, love triangle, friends, twentysomething life, immature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Catastrophe (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan write and star in a comedy that follows an American man and an Irish woman who make a bloody mess as they struggle to fall in love in London.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: thirtysomething life, life turned upside down, couples, fall in love, disorder, love and romance, couple relations, dating, pregnancy, romance, boy, pregnancy and birth
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%