Movies and TV shows like Let Them Eat Cake

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Let Them Eat Cake (1999)
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Let Them Eat Cake (1999)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Let Them Eat Cake is a British sitcom that aired on BBC One in 1999. Starring Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, it is one of the few programmes in which French and Saunders have appeared which they did not create themselves.
Style: sitcom, alternative comedy
Plot: maid, parody, aristocrat, palace, innuendo, homosexual, french revolution, aristocracy, satire, servant, farce, rivalry, wig, chateau
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: france, versailles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and not serious films and TV series with plots about british humour, satire, parody, family relations, rivalry, media and british mostly in Comedy, History and War genres. Some movies like Let Them Eat Cake: French and Saunders (1987), Girls On Top (1985), 'Allo 'Allo (1982), The Comic Strip Presents... (1982), Upstart Crow (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
French and Saunders (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: French and Saunders is a British sketch comedy television series written by and starring comic duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It is also the name by which the performers are known on the occasions when they appear elsewhere as a double act.
Style: realistic, biting, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: parody, celebrity guests, duo, media, disorder, satire, promiscuity, showbiz, gender, celebrity culture, media satire, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: england, europe
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Girls On Top (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Girls On Top is a British sitcom that was shown on ITV from 1985 to 1986. It starred French & Saunders, Ruby Wax and Tracey Ullman, and was written by French, Saunders and Wax with additional material from Tracey Ullman. Despite a low budget and ...
Style: sitcom, alternative comedy
Plot: landlady, actress, american abroad, comedy team, roommate, united kingdom, friendship, rent, landlord, friendship between girls, apartment, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s
Place: london
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'Allo 'Allo (1982)
Genre: Comedy, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 'Allo 'Allo! is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC One from 1982 to 1992 comprising eighty-five episodes. The story is set up in a small town café in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. It is a parody of another BBC programme, the ...
Style: sitcom, surreal, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: cafe, parody, painting, world war two, farce, affair, soldier, german army, homosexual, captain, german, french ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france, europe
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The Comic Strip Presents... (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: The Comic Strip is a group of British comedians, who came to prominence in the 1980s. They are known for their television series The Comic Strip Presents... which was labelled as an example of alternative comedy. The core members are Adrian ...
Style: surreal, anthology, alternative comedy
Plot: parody, comedy team, satire, british humour
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Upstart Crow (2016)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Comedy about the life and times of William Shakespeare as he starts to make a name for himself in London, whilst also trying to balance life as a husband and father for his family in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Style: sitcom, toilet humor, satirical
Plot: british history, satire, british humour, husband wife relationship, playwright, poet, period piece, family relations, writers, play, shakespeare
Time: 16th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Black Adder the Third (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: During the Regency period, the insane King George III's stark raving mad son, George, is the Prince Regent of Wales. Vulgar and staggeringly slow-and-dim-witted, George exhausts the country's money and would surely be dead by know were it ...
Style: not serious, dark humor, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: robbery, duel, satire, king, prince, stupidity, dishonesty, rivalry, butler, insanity, aristocracy, social differences ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s, 1790s, 1700s ...
Place: england, europe, london, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Absolutely Fabulous (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in the world of fashion and PR, immature fun-loving mother Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Numerous in-jokes and heavy ...
Style: sitcom, biting, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: fashion, satire, middle aged, birthday, weirdo, generation gap, profanity, strong female presence, drinking problem, homosexual, drugs/alcohol, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: london, europe, england, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
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The Windsors (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comedy soap opera re-imagining the lives of the British Royal Family as you have never seen them before.
Style: sitcom, feel good, light, humorous
Plot: parody, royal family, husband wife relationship, political satire, family relations, father son relationship, rivalry, satire, british humour, escapades, dialogue, british royal family ...
Place: england
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57%
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The Goodies (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Goodies is a British television comedy series of the 1970s and early 1980s. The series, which combines surreal sketches and situation comedy, was broadcast by BBC 2 from 1970 until 1980 — and was then broadcast by the ITV company LWT for a ...
Style: surreal, sitcom
Plot: satire, actor playing himself, british humour, comedy team, trio, parody, bicycle, british, farce, surrealism, absurdism
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55%
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History Bites (1998)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Canada
Story: History Bites was a television series on the History Television network that ran from 1998-2003. Created by Rick Green, History Bites explored what would be on television if the medium had been around for the last 5,000 years of human history. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: reenactment, satire, parody, media satire, media, silly humor, educational program, news satire, impersonation, television, political satire, joke ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
You Rang, M'Lord? (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: You Rang M'Lord? is a British comedy series written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, the creators of Dad's Army, It Ain't Half Hot Mum and Hi-de-Hi! It was broadcast between 1990 and 1993 on the BBC. The show was a comedy set in the ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: farce, high society, servant, master and servant, family feud, presumed dead, family life, eccentric family, disorder, social differences, lifestyle, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Another Period (2013)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Set at the turn of the century, “Another Period” follows the misadventures of the Bellacourts, Newport, RI’s first family, who have absolutely nothing to offer to the world, but who have so much money it doesn’t matter. The series focuses on ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom
Plot: parody, high society, family relations, family life, youth, classism, racism, sexism, siblings relations, silly humor, satire, period piece
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Hazel (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hazel is an American sitcom about a fictional live-in maid named Hazel Burke and her employers, the Baxters. The five-season, 154-episode series aired in primetime from September 28, 1961 until April 11, 1966 and was produced by Screen Gems. The ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: maid, husband wife relationship, female protagonist
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Look Around You (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Look around you. Look around you. Just look around you. What do you see? A tree. A weather-vane. A discarded lollipop-wrapper. A traffic shop. All of these things, and any other things you may care to mention, have one thing in common. Can you work ...
Plot: parody, science and technology, experiment, education, british humour, satire, british tv, science
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Clatterford (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Jam & Jerusalem is a British sit-com that aired on BBC One from 2006 to 2009. Written by Jennifer Saunders and Abigail Wilson, it starred Sue Johnston, Jennifer Saunders, Pauline McLynn, Dawn French, Maggie Steed, David Mitchell, and Sally ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, sincere, humorous, uplifting ...
Plot: friendship, village, village life, family relations, loss of spouse, wisdom of life, gender, strong female presence, layoff, family life, friends, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Hunderby (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hunderby is a British sitcom produced by Sky, written by Julia Davis, that was first broadcast on Sky Atlantic in 2012. The series won two awards at the British Comedy Awards in 2012.
Style: dark humor, gothic, humorous, sitcom, light ...
Plot: couples, village, maid, society, shipwreck, gossip and rumors, rivalry, dishonesty, butler, silly humor, devious, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
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Blandings (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Blandings is a British comedy television series adapted by Guy Andrews from the Blandings Castle stories of P.G. Wodehouse. It was first broadcast on BBC One from 13 January 2013, and stars Timothy Spall, Jennifer Saunders and Mark Williams. The ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: english countryside, master and servant, eccentric family, butler, family relations, lord, castle, british humour, estate, power relations, siblings relations, bookies ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Carry on Pimpernel (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The time of the French revolution, and Citizen Robespierre is beheading the French aristocracy. When word gets to England, two noblemen, Sir Rodney Ffing and Lord Darcy take it upon themselves to aid their French counterparts. Sir Rodney is a master ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, witty, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: farce, parody, wig, chateau, french revolution, sword fight, brother, duel, guillotine, sister, aristocrat, legend ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1790s
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The New Statesman (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The New Statesman is a British sitcom of the late 1980s and early 1990s satirising the Conservative government of the time. It was written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran at the request of, and as a starring vehicle for, its principal actor, Rik ...
Style: surreal, sitcom, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: satire, politics, society, legal action, media satire, workplace situations, suburban life, workplace intrigue, state affairs, media, rivalry, campaign ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: yorkshire, europe, england, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
That's My Bush! (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: That's My Bush! is an American comedy television series that aired on Comedy Central from April 4 to May 23, 2001. Created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, best known for also creating South Park, the series centers on the fictitious personal ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: politics, parody, satire, white house, head of state, goofy hero, couple relations, state affairs, media, political leader, u.s. president, political satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Are You Being Served? (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Classic comedy set in fading department store Grace Brothers.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: sexism, workplace, store, farce, camp, department store, supportive coworker, silly humor, shopping, disorder, gender, salesman ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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38%
Roger & Val Have Just Got In (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Roger & Val Have Just Got In is a British sitcom that stars Dawn French and Alfred Molina playing married couple Roger and Val Stevenson. The show premiered on BBC Two on 6 August 2010 and six episodes were broadcast for the first series. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: married couple, couple relations, working class, family relations, everyday life, british humour, rivalry, indoor, bittersweet, realism, couples, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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37%
Filthy Rich & Catflap (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 204 min.
Story: BBC sitcom starring former The Young Ones stars Nigel Planer, Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson as its three title characters respectively. It was written by Ben Elton with additional material credited to Mayall. One series of six half-hour episodes ...
Style: surreal, sitcom, alternative comedy
Plot: showbiz, breaking the fourth wall, satire, celebrity, comedy team, british humour
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37%
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Medical Police (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Doctors Owen Maestro and Lola Spratt leave Children's Hospital and join a secret arm of the CDC to investigate and destroy a deadly global virus.
Plot: parody, farce, deadpan, satire, doctor, fictional government agency, black ops, mission, virus, gun, absurd humor
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37%
Nathan Barley (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Nathan Barley is a Channel 4 sitcom written by Charlie Brooker and Chris Morris, starring Nicholas Burns, Julian Barratt, Charlie Condou and Claire Keelan. The series of six weekly episodes began broadcasting on 11 February 2005 on Channel 4. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: media satire, lifestyle, goofy hero, parody, disorder, stupidity, journalist, satire, media, british humour, family relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer (1998)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer is an American sitcom that aired on UPN in 1998. Before it was even debuted, the series set off a storm of controversy because of a perceived light-hearted take on the issue of American slavery.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: head of state, political intrigue, politics, american civil war, boss and employee, state affairs
Time: 19th century
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37%
Drop the Dead Donkey (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Drop the Dead Donkey is a situation comedy that first aired on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 1998. It is set in the offices of “GlobeLink News”, a fictional TV news company. Recorded close to transmission, it made use of ...
Style: sitcom, biting, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: satire, lesbian, boss, media, tv news, reporter, media satire, workplace situations, tv show, politically correct, advertising, anchor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Agony (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Agony is a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 1979 to 1981. It starred Maureen Lipman as a successful agony aunt but whose own personal life and marriage is a disaster. It was written by Len Richmond, Anna Raeburn, Stan Hey and Andrew Nickolds. ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: radio, marriage, mother, satire, male homosexuality, columnist, magazine, gay interest, problem, british humour, radio show, dj ...
Time: 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Brass Eye (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Controversial spoof of current-affairs TV and the role of celebrity in the UK.
Style: alternative comedy, suspense, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, journalism, parody, radio broadcasting, fake news report, british, celebrity, controversy, current affairs, news satire, interview, tv show ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Day Today (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Day Today is a surreal British parody of television current affairs programmes, broadcast in 1994, and created by the comedians Armando Iannucci and Chris Morris. It is an adaptation of the radio programme On the Hour, which was broadcast on BBC ...
Style: offbeat, suspense, cynical, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: parody, satire, journalism, state affairs, tv show, anchor, cliche, politics, politically correct, media, celebrity culture, sport ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
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