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The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1969)
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The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Courtship of Eddie's Father is an American television sitcom based on the 1963 movie of the same name, which was based on the book written by Mark Toby. It tells the story of a widower, Tom Corbett, who is a magazine publisher, and his son, Eddie, who believes his father should marry, and manipulates situations surrounding the women his father is interested in. ABC had acquired the rights to the story; the series debuted on September 17, 1969, and was last broadcast on March 1, 1972. Bixby received an Emmy nomination for the show.
Style: sitcom
Plot: parent child relationship, family relations, housekeeper, single father, father son relationship, single parent, publisher, widower, magazine editor
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, family, single father, family life, father son relationship, youth and parents and children mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like The Courtship of Eddie's Father: Mayberry R.F.D. (1968), The Brady Bunch (1969), All About the Andersons (2003), Benson (1979), The Gregory Hines Show (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mayberry R.F.D. (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mayberry R.F.D. is an American television series produced as a spin-off and direct continuation of The Andy Griffith Show. When star Andy Griffith decided to leave his series, most of the supporting characters returned for the new program, which ran ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Plot: small town, farm, single father, hotshot lawyer, rise to the top, election, optimism, family relations, family life, teenage life, small town life, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: usa, united states, north carolina
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The Brady Bunch (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When widower Mike Brady marries a lovely lady widow Carol Ann, their two families become one. These are the misadventures of this new couple, their six children, a dog named Tiger, and quirky housekeeper Alice.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, family relations, architect, cheerleader, suburbs, mischievous children, couples, optimism, step siblings, coming of age, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
All About the Andersons (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: As soon as single dad Anthony moves back into his parents' home to provide a stable environment for his 8-year-old son, he immediately remembers why he left in the first place. His mother Flo is always understanding and supportive, but his ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family life, living with parents, single father, unfulfillment, father son relationship, actor, love, friendship, follow your dream, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Benson (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Benson is an American television sitcom which aired from September 13, 1979, to April 19, 1986, on ABC. The series was a spin-off from the soap opera parody Soap; however, Benson discarded the soap opera format of its parent show in favor of a more ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: butler, family, society, friendship, family life, power relations, family relations, friends, master and servant, workplace, servant, widower ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: dating, single father, family relations, african american, friend, male female relationship, father son relationship, black family
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Soul Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Soul Man is an American sitcom that aired on ABC in 1997 that lasted two seasons and starred Dan Aykroyd. The series premiered on April 15, 1997, and was picked up for a second season of 22 episodes after only three episodes aired for the first ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: clergy, family relations, church, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, single parent, youth, social relations, siblings relations
Time: 90s
Place: michigan, usa
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The Fosters (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The first sitcom written both for and starring black actors, The Fosters showcased the early work of Lenny Henry (riding high on a recent win in talent series New Faces) as the budding artist son of easy going family man Samuel Foster (Norman ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: family, council estate, black family, black british, family relations, british humour
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Beverly Hillbillies is an American situation comedy originally broadcast for nine seasons on CBS from 1962 to 1971, starring Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, and Max Baer, Jr. The series is about a poor backwoods family transplanted to ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, secretary, family relations, parents and children, family life, suburban life, suburbs, family business, culture clash, eccentric family, urban, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Family Affair (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Family Affair is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from September 12, 1966 to September 9, 1971. The series explored the trials of well-to-do civil engineer and bachelor Bill Davis as he attempted to raise his brother's orphaned children in ...
Style: sitcom
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Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s
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Brother's Keeper (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brother's Keeper is an American television sitcom that ran for one season from September 25, 1998 to May 14, 1999 on ABC. Created by Donald Todd, the series chronicles the rocky coexistence of Porter Waide and his irresponsible pro-football ...
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing
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Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: I Married Dora is an American sitcom that appeared on the ABC television network. It premiered on September 22, 1987, and its final first-run episode aired on December 18, 1987. The series was created by Michael J. Leeson, who was one of the ...
Style: sitcom
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Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Complete Savages (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Complete Savages is an American sitcom that was broadcast on ABC from September 2004 to June 2005. It was part of ABC's final TGIF comedy line-up. The show was created by Mike Scully and Julie Thacker and executive produced by Mel Gibson. It ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Bill Engvall Show is a sitcom which ran on TBS from July 17, 2007 to September 5, 2009. The series starred comedian Bill Engvall and was written and created by Engvall and Michael Leeson. The series was canceled on September 25, 2009. On June ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
My Brother and Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Brother and Me is a sitcom on Nickelodeon that premiered on October 15, 1994, and ran until February 2, 1995. The show is about a family living in the West Side of Charlotte, North Carolina, who experience the highs and lows of everyday life. ...
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Audience: family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Webster (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Dick Van Dyke Show is an American television sitcom that initially aired on CBS from October 3, 1961, until June 1, 1966. The show was created by Carl Reiner and starred Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam and Mary Tyler Moore. It ...
Style: sitcom, witty, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Punky Brewster (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Punky Brewster is an American sitcom about a girl named Punky Brewster being raised by her foster parent. The show ran on NBC from September 16, 1984 to September 7, 1986 and again in first-run syndication from October 30, 1987 to May 27, ...
Style: sitcom, touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mr. Belvedere (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mr. Belvedere is an American sitcom that originally aired on ABC from March 15, 1985, until July 8, 1990. The series is based on the Lynn Aloysius Belvedere character created by Gwen Davenport for her 1947 novel Belvedere, which was later adapted ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, boss and employee, culture clash, family life, parents and children, suburban life, suburbs, workplace situations, teenage life, disorder, columnist, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Jeff Foxworthy Show (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Air conditioning repair man Jeff finds himself a fish out of water living in Indiana with his Southern ways and humor. Eventually he takes his family back to Georgia and reconnects with his eccentric relations.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, disorder, youth, family, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, actor playing himself, short lived, television flop
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Diff'rent Strokes (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Diff'rent Strokes is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from November 3, 1978, to May 4, 1985, and on ABC from September 27, 1985, to March 7, 1986. The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: interracial adoption, family relations, orphan, adoption, african american, brother brother relationship, family, family life, odd couple, siblings relations, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Who's the Boss? (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Who's the Boss? is an American sitcom created by Martin Cohan and Blake Hunter, which aired on ABC from September 20, 1984 to April 25, 1992. Produced by Embassy Television, in association with Hunter-Cohan Productions, and Columbia Pictures ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: single parent, family relations, advertising, parents and children, coming of age, opposites attract, workplace, family, youth, family life, boss and employee, ex athlete ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, parents and children, family life, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, suburban life, siblings relations, couple relations, suburbs, society, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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
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Place: southern california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gimme a Break! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons, October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief and his three daughters.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: single father, parents and children, youth, family problems, suburbs, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, death in the family, family business, family life, teenage life, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Valerie's Family: The Hogans (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Hogan Family is an American television situation comedy that aired on NBC from March 1, 1986 to May 7, 1990, and on CBS from September 15, 1990 until July 20, 1991. It was produced by Miller-Boyett Productions, along with Tal Productions, Inc., ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, suburbs, twins, family relations, aids, motherhood, widower, three brothers, aunt, pilot, brother brother relationship
Time: 80s
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%