Movies and TV shows like Sara 1985

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Sara (1985)
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Sara (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sara is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from January to May 1985. Starring Geena Davis in the title role, the series features early performances from several actors who went on to greater acclaim, including Alfre Woodard, Bronson Pinchot and Bill Maher. Sara was set in a San Francisco Legal Aid office and featured one of the earliest regular gay characters on an American television series.
Style: sitcom
Plot: lawyer, law firm, woman, tv show, television flop, short lived
Place: san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and light films and TV series with plots about short lived, tv show, family relations, television flop, lawyer, black and black family mostly in Comedy, Sport and Family genres. Some movies like Sara: It's Your Move (1984), Phyllis (1975), Checking In (1981), Flo (1980), The Brady Brides (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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It's Your Move (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It's Your Move is an American sitcom starring Jason Bateman, Tricia Cast, Caren Kaye, Ernie Sabella, David Garrison, and Garrett Morris. The show originally aired on NBC from 1984 to 1985.
Style: sitcom, teen comedy
Plot: tv show, teen rebel, short lived
Place: california
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95%
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 462
Phyllis (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Phyllis is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 8, 1975 to March 13, 1977. Created by Ed Weinberger and Stan Daniels. it was the second spin-off series from The Mary Tyler Moore Show. The show starred Cloris Leachman as ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: in-laws, single mother, grandmother, widow, mother in law daughter in law relationship, mother daughter relationship, in laws, supervisor
Place: san francisco
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92%
 6.1
 47
Checking In (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Checking In is an American sitcom that aired on CBS in April 1981. The series is a spin-off of The Jeffersons, which itself had spun off from All in the Family.
Style: sitcom
Plot: hotel, housekeeper, black cast, tv show, short lived
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.5
 270
Flo (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Flo is an American sitcom which aired on CBS from 1980 to 1981. The series is a spin-off for Polly Holliday who portrayed the sassy and street-smart waitress Florence Jean "Flo" Castleberry on the sitcom Alice. Flo was cancelled at the end ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: restaurant, hometown, female protagonist, bar owner, tv show, roadhouse, short lived, bar
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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The Brady Brides (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Brady Brides is a spin-off sitcom of The Brady Bunch that aired on NBC from February 6, 1981 to April 17, 1981.
Style: sitcom
Plot: marriage, television flop, short lived
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.1
 8K
The Grinder (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Television lawyer Dean Sanderson moves back to his small home town after his hit series, "The Grinder," is canceled thinking his time on TV qualifies him to run his family's law firm.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lawyer, family business, law firm, family, brother brother relationship, satire, escapades, career change, family relations, getting home, attorney, career ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Double Trouble (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Double Trouble is an American sitcom that aired from 1984 to 1985 on NBC. The series stars identical twins Jean and Liz Sagal as Kate and Allison Foster, two teenagers living under the watchful eye of their widowed father. The show was considered an ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: dancing, twin sister, high school, twins, tv show, single father, short lived
Place: new york, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Good Advice (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Good Advice is an American situation comedy series that aired for two seasons on CBS from 1993 to 1994. It was co-created and executive produced by Danny Jacobson and Norma Safford Vela; and starred Shelley Long and Treat Williams. The Show was a ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: therapist, marriage counselor, writers, divorce lawyer, divorce, lawyer
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Ropers (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Ropers is an American sitcom that ran from March 13, 1979 to May 22, 1980 on ABC. The series is a spin-off of Three's Company and based on the British sitcom George and Mildred. The series focused on middle-aged couple Stanley and Helen ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: husband wife relationship, redheaded woman
Place: los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Royal Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Royal Family is an American sitcom starring Redd Foxx and Della Reese. The series was created and produced by Eddie Murphy, as part of a development deal Murphy had with CBS, and produced by Paramount Television, the television arm of Paramount ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: living with parents, family relations, aging, family life, parents and children, elderly, post office, comeback, african american, black family, black, short lived
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 88
704 Hauser (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 704 Hauser is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from April to May 1994. A spin-off of All in the Family, the series is built around the concept of a black family, the Cumberbatches, moving into the former Queens home of Archie Bunker years after ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: culture clash, conservative, generation gap, liberal, controversy, black family, television flop
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Good Sports (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Good Sports is an American sitcom that aired on the CBS network in 1991, starring Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O'Neal.
Style: sitcom
Plot: sportscaster, tv show, ex lover, football player, anchorman, ex football player, one night stand, television, sport, short lived, apartment, sports show
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Bill Cosby Show (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Bill Cosby Show is an American situation comedy that aired for two seasons on NBC's Sunday night schedule from 1969 until 1971, under the sponsorship of Procter & Gamble. There were 52 episodes made in the series. It marked Bill ...
Style: sitcom, vintage
Plot: teachers and students, teacher, high school, high school teacher, male protagonist, black
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Gregory Hines Show (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Gregory Hines Show is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS. The series premiered on Monday, September 15, 1997 before airing on September 19, 1997 as a part of the network's Block Party Friday night lineup. It ended its run on ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: single father, dating, african american, friend, father son relationship, family relations, male female relationship, black family, black
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Chico and the Man (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chico and the Man is an American sitcom which ran on NBC for four seasons, from September 13, 1974, to July 21, 1978. It stars Jack Albertson as Ed Brown, the cantankerous owner of a run down garage in an East Los Angeles barrio, and Freddie Prinze ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: latin, auto repair, junkyard, mechanic, mexican american, lowrider
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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C.P.O. Sharkey (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: C.P.O. Sharkey is an American sitcom which aired from 1976 to 1978 on NBC.
Style: sitcom
Plot: us military, navy, military, military base, u.s. navy, insult, sarcasm, u.s. army
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 276
Hello, Larry (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hello, Larry is an American sitcom which aired on NBC from January 26, 1979 to April 30, 1980.
Style: sitcom
Plot: single father, radio, radio announcer, radio station, television flop, talk radio, divorced divorcee
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.7
 1K
Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Allen Braddock and Marcus Jackson are two attorneys with very different views on the law. After getting fired from his father's prestigious firm for employing questionable tactics, Allen is forced to team up with Marcus, a self-made man always ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: lawyer, friends, partners, buddies, family relations, legal, love and romance, society, buddy cop, silly humor, odd couple
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 6.8
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Oh, Grow Up (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Oh, Grow Up is a sitcom that aired on ABC from September to December 1999. Created by Alan Ball, who would later go on to win an Academy Award for writing American Beauty and also create the hit HBO series Six Feet Under, the show was based on his ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: roommate, gay, friendship between men, thirty something, homosexual, gay friend, ex wife, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.6
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Gloria (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gloria is an American situation comedy that lasted one season on CBS, from September 1982 to April 1983. It starred Sally Struthers, reprising her role as Gloria Stivic, the daughter of Archie Bunker on the hugely successful 1970s sitcom All in the ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: veterinarian, single mother, small town, woman, dentist
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Chicago Teddy Bears (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Chicago Teddy Bears is an American sitcom that aired on CBS. The series was part of the network's 1971 fall lineup, premiering on September 17, 1971.
Style: sitcom
Plot: organized crime, prohibition era, bandit, prohibition, speakeasy, mafia, warner bros
Time: 1920s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Unhappily Ever After (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Unhappily Ever After is an American sitcom that aired for 100 episodes on The WB network from January 11, 1995, to May 23, 1999, for a total of five seasons. The series was produced by Touchstone Television.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family relations, breaking the fourth wall, white trash, couples, dysfunctional family, stuffed toy, insane, family man, toy comes to life, evil doll, schizophrenic, schizophrenia ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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a.k.a. Pablo (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: a.k.a. Pablo is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from March to April 1984.
Style: sitcom
Plot: latin, latina, mexican, stand up comedian, short lived
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Kirk (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kirk is an American family sitcom which aired for two seasons on The WB from August 23, 1995 to January 12, 1997.
Style: sitcom, realistic, feel good, humorous
Plot: family relations, youth, school, television flop, live audience, short lived, laughter, warner bros
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 137
Emeril (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Emeril is a shot-lived American sitcom that aired on NBC in 2001. The series stars chef Emeril Lagasse playing himself as the star of a TV cooking show.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Plot: chef, cooking, nothing goes right, fictional reality show, backstage, cooking and food, celebrity culture, cooking show, reality, short lived, television flop
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Executive Stress (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Executive Stress is a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 1986 to 1988. Produced by Thames Television, it first aired on 20 October 1986. After three series, the last episode aired on 27 December 1988. Written by George Layton, Executive Stress ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: workplace, husband wife relationship, office, marriage, secret marriage, middle aged woman, british humour
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.1
 3K
Benched (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Nina is a dedicated, career driven corporate attorney who has a very public nervous breakdown after getting passed up for an expected promotion and now finds herself working as a public defender. Her personal and professional worlds are turned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, semi serious, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: lawyer, workplace, workplace situations, legal, disorder, life turned upside down, courtroom, power relations, love and romance, courtroom drama, female protagonist, disney
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Mr. Merlin (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mr. Merlin is an American sitcom that ran for one season, from 1981 to 1982, about Merlin the wizard, who is immortal, living in modern-day San Francisco, and disguised as Max Merlin, a mechanic. Mr. Merlin was produced by Larry Rosen and Larry ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: magic, wizards, high school, immortality, mentor protege relationship, apprentice
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
My World and Welcome to It (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My World and Welcome to It is an American half-hour television sitcom based on the humor and cartoons of James Thurber. It starred William Windom as John Monroe, a Thurber-like writer and cartoonist who works for a magazine closely resembling The ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: magazine, cartoonist, writers, father daughter relationship, part animation, dental braces
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.6
 491
Dear John (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Dear John is a British sitcom, written by John Sullivan. Two series and a special were broadcast between 1986 and 1987. This sitcom's title refers to letters - known as "Dear John" letters - from girls to their boyfriends breaking ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: love affair, support group, divorced man, club, school teacher, affair, british humour
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%