Movies and TV shows like Harry and Cosh

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Harry and Cosh (1999)
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Harry and Cosh (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Harry and Cosh was a British children's television series directed by Daniel Peacock shown on Saturday afternoons on Shake! on Channel 5 It starred Harry Capehorn, Coshti Dowden, Lucinda Rhodes-Flaherty and Gemma Baker. It told the story of two teenagers, their relationship problems and dysfunctional families. It ran for 46 episodes from 30 October 1999 to 12 July 2003. Frankie Fitzgerald Ricky Diamond and Carly Hillman appeared in some episodes as guest stars. In 2002, it was nominated for a BAFTA. Characters recur in other Two Hats Productions so it could be said to belong to the same metaseries as Sister Said, Cavegirl, Morris 2274 and Billie: Girl from the Future.
Plot: school, teacher, schoolboy, teenage girl, best friend, female teacher, teenage boy, child protagonist, british, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interracial friendship, dreadlocks, child's point of view, english, mother son relationship
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films and TV series with plots about british, teacher, teenage boy, society, teenage girl, high school and teenager mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Harry and Cosh: Shoestring (1979), Capital City (1989), Grange Hill (1978), TV 101 (1988), To Serve Them All My Days (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shoestring (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Shoestring was a BBC television show set in Bristol. It featured a private detective with his own show on Radio West, the local radio station. The programme ran between 30 September 1979 and 21 December 1980, in two series with 21 one hour-long ...
Plot: receptionist, private detective, radio, radio station, landlady, british, nervous breakdown, computer expert, moustache, english
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: england
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Capital City (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Capital City was a television show produced by Euston Films which focused on the lives of investment bankers in London living and working on the corporate trading floor for the fictional international bank Shane-Longman. Despite its short run in ...
Plot: bank, stock broker, stock market, reality, business and finance, office, investment banker, merchant, british, english, city, banker ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: london, england
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Grange Hill (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grange Hill is a British television drama series originally made by the BBC. The show began in 1978 on BBC1 and was one of the longest-running programmes on British television when it ended its run in 2008. It was created by Phil Redmond who is also ...
Plot: teacher, school, school life, high school life, schoolboy, school teacher, student, high school friends, director, teenager, high school, teacher student relationship ...
Place: london
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73%
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TV 101 (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: TV 101 is an American drama series that aired on CBS from 1988 until 1989. The series stars Sam Robards, Brynn Thayer, Leon Russom and Andrew Cassese. Other notable cast members include Stacey Dash, Teri Polo, Alex Désert and Matt LeBlanc. The ...
Plot: high school, teacher, high school teacher, school life, juvenile delinquent, teenage girl, social issues, video, high school friends, teaching, teenage boy, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
To Serve Them All My Days (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 673 min.
TV show
Story: David Powlett-Jones has just returned to England from the trenches of WWI. He was injured and shell-shocked and, after a spell in hospital he gets a job teaching in a boys boarding school in S.W. England. He is not at all sure he can do the job, but ...
Style: talky, realistic, serious, clever, touching
Plot: boarding school, society, dedicated educator, soldier, life is a bitch, politics, college life, fish out of water, social differences, rich and poor, idealism, buddies ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: england, europe
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65%
The Violation of Sarah McDavid (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sarah McDavid, an idealistic young teacher, takes a job in a rough high school where she is eventually attacked and raped in her classroom after school hours and decides to buck the school system in an attempt to make schools safer for students and ...
Plot: teacher, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, student, bicycle, rape, female teacher, school principal, inner city, rape victim, new job, classroom, female protagonist ...
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56%
Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Charlie drifts through life as he and his friends enjoy a lifestyle of house parties, casual sex and drugs. However, after breaking into a house to steal a gun, three of the friends (Charlie, Justin and Damien) accidentally awaken the owner, a hefty ...
Plot: male friendship, male bonding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends, friendship, hit by a car, friendship between men, tattoo, interracial romance, shot in the leg, drug dealer, run over by a car ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Good Morning Children (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: The intermediate school in the small community of Kroka is preparing for the annual Lucia, Queen of Light, celebration. Each year, the prettiest girl in the school is chosen to play Lucia, but this year they decide to break the tradition and instead ...
Plot: school teacher, school, small town, teacher, unrequited love, parent child relationship, parent, unhappy marriage, infidelity, disciple, parents, director
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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School 2013 (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: School 2013 is a 2012 South Korean television series starring Jang Nara, Choi Daniel, Lee Jong-suk and Kim Woo-bin. The teen drama depicts the struggles and dilemmas that modern-day Korean youth face, such as bullying, student suicides, school ...
Plot: school, student, teacher, teenage boy, friend, friendship, high school student, school principal, teacher student relationship, bully, bullying, fight ...
Place: korea
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49%
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Frankie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Frankie is a British television drama series created by Lucy Gannon. The series stars Eve Myles as the eponymous character Frankie Maddox, a district nurse more emotionally involved with her job than her personal life. The series is both set and ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: hospital, workplace, hopes, workplace situations, redemption, supportive coworker, strong female presence, female protagonist, nurse, british, patient, paraplegic
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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49%
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Bedtime (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bedtime was a British comedy-drama written and directed by Andy Hamilton and broadcast by the BBC. It ran for three series for a total of fifteen episodes between August 2001 and December 2003. The first two series had six episodes each and the ...
Plot: young couple, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, actress, female reporter, reporter, street, couples, suburbs, night, christmas, baby, neighbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: Jessica's extraordinarily strong will and heart enables her to rebel against her fanatical, cult-like upbringing. From seven to seventeen Jess is brainwashed to be one of the 'saved', to devote her life to Jesus, to follow the ...
Style: suspense, biting, talky, witty, clever ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, gays and lesbians, friendship, adoption, adopted daughter, belief, christianity, lesbian relationship, coming out, lesbian teen, bittersweet ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Rag Nymph (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Seperated from her prostitute mother as the woman flees on foot down the filthy mid-19th century streets of Newcastle from the police, ten year old Millie is taken under the wing of rag lady Aggie Winkovski and her crippled helper, Ben. Young Millie ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: pimp, friendship, prostitute, orphan, youth, young heroes, bittersweet, kids in trouble, friends, homeless, society, down on your luck ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1800s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Vital Signs (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Vital Signs is a British television drama series airing on ITV from 2006. It stars Tamzin Outhwaite as a supermarket check-out operator who decides to become a doctor. The series co-stars William Beck, Fraser Ayres, Eve Best, Claudie Blakley, ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: medical school, nurse, hospital, teenage pregnancy, best friend, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, adultery, medical profession, career, supermarket, medical ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, realistic, cynical, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, sexual relations, drugs/alcohol, friends, homosexual, youth, party, looking for sex, underage drinking, friendship, siblings relations, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Casual Vacancy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The Casual Vacancy centres on Pagford, a seemingly idyllic English village with a cobbled market square and ancient abbey. Behind the pretty façade however, is a town at war: rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: social relations, society, village life, uninhibited rivalry, under the surface, village, rivalry, small town, rivals, murder, british, disgruntled ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Vanity Fair (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of the 1848 novel by William Makepeace Thackeray.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, witty
Plot: british, social differences, ambition, female protagonist, rise to the top, society, life philosophy, social climbing, life turned upside down, dysfunctional family, unrequited love, prejudice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, london
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44%
The Little House (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The Little House is a drama series based on the novel by Philippa Gregory. The drama follows the story of Ruth, who is married to career minded Patrick and is pushed towards the limits of her own sanity when she becomes entangled in the lives of ...
Style: realistic, psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: family problems, family relations, parents and children, family in crisis, babies and infants, countryside, dysfunctional character, mentally unstable, dishonesty, parent child relationship, in-laws, british ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Byker Grove (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Byker Grove was a British television series which aired between 1989 and 2006 and was created by Adele Rose. The show was broadcast at 5.10pm after Newsround on CBBC on BBC One. It was aimed at an older teenager and young adult audience, tackling ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: youth culture, 13 year old, british, 12 year old, blindness, 14 year old, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, redheaded girl, teen romance, disc jockey, working class ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Northwood (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Northwood is a Canadian drama television series which aired on CBC Television from 1991 to 1994 about the lives of teenagers living in North Vancouver, British Columbia. The series was created and produced by Nick Orchard.
Plot: pregnancy, soap, teenage boy, drug, teenage girl, high school, university, prostitution, drugs, teenage pregnancy, college, teenager
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37%
Jungle Fish 2 (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A beautiful high school student, who is the top student of her class, mysteriously dies. Six of her friends who graduated from the same elementary school attempts to track down the reasons for her death by communicating in real time. While the six ...
Plot: infamy, suicide attempt, school, friendship, student, high school life, high school, school life, insult, rumor, teenage pregnancy, classroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Vanity Fair (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray's novel. The first colour production from the BBC.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: manipulation, satire, couple relations, wooing, love and romance, blind ambition, dishonesty, social differences, rich and poor, life turned upside down, couples, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dangerous Minds (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dangerous Minds is an American drama television series that aired on ABC network between September 1996 and March 1997. The series is based on the motion picture film, Dangerous Minds. Annie Potts stars in the lead role originated by Michelle ...
Plot: ghetto, high school, teacher, ex soldier, high school teacher, teenager, school, teaching
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35%
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Nature Boy (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A sensitive young man who relishes time in nature is at odds with the rough urban culture in which he lives.
Plot: runaway, environmentalist, orphan, teenage boy, drugs, quest, male nudity, teenager, father, care
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34%
The Spoils of Poynton (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 168 min.
TV show
Story: Adele Gereth has taken young Fleda Vetch under her wing. Adele is intensely houseproud, and sees a potential future mistress of the house in Freda, and an inheritor of her life's work.
Plot: art collector, collection, collector, materialism, country estate, mother son relationship
Time: 1870s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Our Mutual Friend (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
TV show
Story: Intertwining tales of love, greed, and secret identities in Charles Dickens's 1860s London.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: charles dickens, betrayal, inheritance, power relations, social differences, love affair, lifestyle, life is a bitch, society, dishonesty, love and romance, unrequited love ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The House of Eliott (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: fashion, workplace situations, family relations, society, workplace, fashion designer, lifestyle, photographer, ambition, rise to the top, notoriety, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Canterbury Tales (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptations of Chaucer's Tales to a modern setting.
Style: anthology
Plot: love, society, satire
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Seesaw (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: British series starring David Suchet.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, fax machine, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, ransom, kidnapping, english, ransom demand, held captive
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Where the Heart Is (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Where the Heart Is is a British television family drama series set in the fictional Yorkshire town of Skelthwaite. First shown in 1997, it was created by Ashley Pharoah and Vicky Featherstone, and focuses on the professional and personal lives of ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, family relations, nurse, workplace situations, small town life, strong female presence, workplace, love and romance, countryside, fictional city, husband wife relationship, british ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%