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Open All Hours (1976)
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Open All Hours (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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 and 1985 respectively. The programme developed from a television pilot broadcast in Barker's comedy anthology series, Seven of One. Open All Hours ranked eighth in the 2004 Britain's Best Sitcom poll.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, contemplative
Plot: store, nurse, miser, uncle, nephew, customer, shopkeeper, family relations, generation gap, unfulfilled love, workplace, unfulfillment, workplace situations, workaholic, working class, bicycle, cash register, british humour, street, workplace humor
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: yorkshire, northern england, england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, realistic, humorous and semi serious films and TV series with plots about british humour, workplace, workplace situations, friends, working class, society and family relations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Open All Hours: Only Fools and Horses.... (1981), Early Doors (2003), Dinnerladies (1998), The Likely Lads (1964), Trollied (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The misadventures of two wheeler dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter of “Trotters Independent Traders PLC” who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.
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Place: england, london, europe
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Still Open All Hours (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: store, workplace, workplace situations, family relations, parents and children, grocery store, british humour, shopkeeper, photograph, customer, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Early Doors (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: northern england, europe, england
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Dinnerladies (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: northern england, europe, england, yorkshire, manchester
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The Likely Lads (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Likely Lads is a British sitcom created and written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, and produced by Dick Clement. Twenty episodes were broadcast by the BBC, in three series, between 16 December 1964 and 23 July 1966. However, only eight of ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: northern england, europe, england
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
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Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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38%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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38%
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Country: UK
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37%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
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Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Place: england, northern england, yorkshire, europe, africa
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35%
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Yes, Prime Minister (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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34%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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