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Kate & Allie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Kate & Allie is an American television situation comedy which ran from March 19, 1984, to May 22, 1989. Kate & Allie first aired on CBS as a midseason replacement series and only six episodes were initially commissioned, but the favorable response from critics and viewers alike easily convinced CBS to commit to a full season in the fall of 1984. The series was created by Sherry Coben.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: sitcom, city life, urban, family life, best friends, single parent, feminism, friends, female friendship, single mother, friendship, couples, family relations, battle of the sexes, singleness, roommate, teenage life, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, gender, workplace, youth, skyscraper, divorced mother, career woman ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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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 couples, friends, sitcom, family relations, love and romance, friendship and lifestyle mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Kate & Allie: One Day at a Time (1975), Designing Women (1986), Living Single (1993), The Doris Day Show (1968), Hair Under the Roses (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Audience: girls' night
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Living Single
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Living Single is an American television sitcom that aired for five seasons on the Fox network from August 22, 1993, to January 1, 1998. The show centered on the lives of six friends who share personal and professional experiences while living in a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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The Doris Day Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Doris Day Show is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until March 1973, remaining on the air for five seasons and 128 episodes. In addition to showcasing Doris Day, the show is remembered for ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
Audience: date night
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Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 85 min.
Story: The discovery of sexuality through the eyes of a group of teenagers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching
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Story: Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they ...
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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 ...
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Duration: 22 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 113 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Rhoda
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Place: new york, usa
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Will Truman and Grace Adler are best friends living in New York, and when Grace's engagement falls apart, she moves in with Will. Together, along with their friends, they go through the trials of dating, sex, relationships and their careers, ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
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Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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