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Sullivan & Son (2012)
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Sullivan & Son (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sullivan & Son is an American comedy television series created by Rob Long and Steve Byrne that is broadcast on TBS. It stars Byrne as Steve Sullivan, who surprises his parents when he leaves his job as a corporate lawyer to take over a bar owned by his father in Pittsburgh. The series is executive-produced by Vince Vaughn, Peter Billingsley and Long, who also serves as showrunner. It premiered on July 19, 2012.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, realistic, not serious
Plot: bar, family business, family relations, parents and children, workplace, bartender, group of friends, homecoming, lawyer, father son relationship, interracial marriage, childhood friend, interracial family, irish american, beer drinking, asian american, korean american, bar owner, mother son relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and light films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, couples, family life, workplace, silly humor and workplace situations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Sullivan & Son: Family Tools (2013), The Tracy Morgan Show (2003), Players (2010), The Soul Man (2012), Retired at 35 (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Family Tools (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Family Tools is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from May 1 to July 10, 2013, and aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm ET. The series, created by Bobby Bowman, is produced by Mark Gordon, ABC Studios and ITV Studios America. It is based on the British ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family business, family life, hardware store, working class, workplace situations, nothing goes right, workplace, silly humor, society, disorder, parents and children, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: The Tracy Morgan Show is an American sitcom that aired from December 2, 2003 to March 20, 2004 on NBC. The series stars Tracy Morgan and Tamala Jones. The show was canceled in its first season after 18 episodes.
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, stand up comedian, african american, car
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Players (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Story: Players is an American comedy series which premiered on the Spike network on March 2, 2010. The series is a partially scripted/mostly improvised comedy about two brothers who run a sports bar together. After airing 3 episodes, Players was removed ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
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The Soul Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine was living the high life in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver. Relocating to St. Louis with ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, couples, couple relations, christian, church, religion, singer, christianity, minister, preacher, religious ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, missouri, st. louis missouri
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Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, living with parents, elderly, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, golden years
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A multi-camera comedy about a close-knit, sports-crazed Boston family whose somewhat athletically challenged son, Ronny, is chosen by his father to be his assistant high school basketball coach, much to the surprise of his more qualified siblings. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: parents and children, eccentric family, family life, family, family relations, gays and lesbians, basketball coach, gay son
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace, family relations, workplace situations, parents and children, british humour, family business, friendship, grocery store, salesman, shopkeeper, photograph ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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Working the Engels (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A family are forced to band together to keep their heads above water when their father and breadwinner passes away, leaving them all in a mountain of debt.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, captivating, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: silly humor, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family life, family, wife, stand up comedian, comedian, stand-up comedian
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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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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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Almost Heroes was a Canadian comedy TV series that premiered on Thursday, June 2, 2011 on Showcase, and ran for one season before being discontinued by Showcase at the beginning of the 2011 fall season. The series is centered on the lives of two ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, entertaining, light ...
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