Movies and TV shows like Paper Moon 1974

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Paper Moon (1974)
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Paper Moon (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Paper Moon is a short-lived situation comedy which aired on ABC during the fall of 1974, starring Christopher Connelly and Jodie Foster in the roles of Moses Pray and his presumed daughter, Addie. The series is based on the 1973 Peter Bogdanovich film of the same name starring Ryan O'Neal and real-life daughter Tatum O'Neal, which was based on Joe David Brown's 1971 novel entitled Addie Pray.
Style: sitcom
Plot: american midwest, road trip, con artists, great depression, father daughter relationship
Time: 1930s

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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, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, friends, african american, couples and brother sister relationship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Paper Moon: The Ropers (1979), Payne (1999), Lotsa Luck (1973), Dear John (1988), Oh Madeline (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: redheaded woman, husband wife relationship
Place: southern california, los angeles
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95%
 3.8
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Payne (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Payne is an American television series, patterned after the British program Fawlty Towers. It starred American actor John Larroquette, who portrayed assistant district attorney Dan Fielding on the American television program Night Court. Larroquette ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: hotel, bellhop, husband wife relationship, hotel owner
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Lotsa Luck (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lotsa Luck is an American sitcom that aired during the 1973-74 television season. The series stars Dom DeLuise as bachelor Stanley Belmont who lives with his bossy mother, his sister Olive and her unemployed husband, Arthur. Jack Knight stars as ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: living with parents, bachelor, bus driver, man child
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Dear John (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dear John is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from 1988 to 1992. The series was based on the British sitcom of the same name. Dear John was retitled Dear John USA when it was shown in the UK. During its four-season run, the series was bounced to ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: support group, divorce, crumbling marriage, love and romance, down on your luck, looking for love, remarry, breakup, couples, friends
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Oh Madeline (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Oh Madeline was an American sitcom that was broadcast on ABC from September 27, 1983 to March 13, 1984. Starring Madeline Kahn, the show revolved around Madeline Wayne, a housewife bored after 10 years of marriage to Charlie, a sweet but square man ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: husband wife relationship, redhead, housewife
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
 2K
Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: elderly, indoor, retiring, couples, family relations, family, aging, lifestyle, family life, unemployment, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, part animation, dental braces, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Bagdad Cafe (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bagdad Cafe is an American television sitcom starring Whoopi Goldberg and Jean Stapleton. The series premiered March 30, 1990 on CBS. The show is based on the 1987 Percy Adlon film Bagdad Cafe.
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: desert, cafe, friends, strong female presence, misfit, best friends, hopes, introspection, redemption, friendship, restaurant, hotel ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 82
Grady (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grady is an spin-off of the sitcom, Sanford and Son. In this series, Fred Sanford's widower friend Grady moves out of Watts and moves in with his daughter and her family in Westwood. Executive producer Norman Lear served as a consultant to the ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: middle class, father in law son in law relationship, father daughter relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, grandfather grandson relationship, family relations, african american protagonist, african american, male protagonist
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 336
Nine to Five (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 9 to 5 is an American situation comedy based on the 1980 film of the same name. The series aired on ABC from 1982 to 1983, and in first-run syndication from 1986 to 1988. 9 to 5 features Rachel Dennison, Dolly Parton's younger sister, in ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: sexual harassment, office, secretary, businesswoman, battle of the sexes, business, businessman
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Last Man Standing (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A married father of three tries to maintain his manliness in a world increasingly dominated by women.
Style: sitcom, light, humorous, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, parents and children, male protagonist, family values, marketing, mother daughter relationship, family relations, outdoor
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Indebted (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Young parents Dave and Rebecca are ready to reclaim their lives after years of diapers and sleepless nights. However, things take an unexpected turn when Dave's parents show up unannounced and broke.
Style: sitcom
Plot: living with parents, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, generation gap, lesbian, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ⇓
42%
Private Benjamin (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Private Benjamin is an American sitcom based on the movie of the same name. The show aired on CBS from April 6, 1981, to January 10, 1983. Eileen Brennan, who reprised her role from the film, won an Emmy and Golden Globe Award for her work on the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: military life, military, army life, nato, soldier, silly humor, strong female presence, boot camp, superior officer, fish out of water, comedy of errors, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 587
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
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: tv show, teen rebel, short lived
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 3K
Clueless (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Clueless is a television series spun off from the 1995 teen film of the same name. The series originally premiered on ABC on September 20, 1996 as a part of the TGIF lineup during its first season. The show then spent its last two seasons on UPN ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teen comedy, girls' night, teens
Plot: high school, friends, shopping, best friends, youth, lifestyle, fashion, family relations, shopping mall, shallowness, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Too Close for Comfort (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Too Close for Comfort is an American television sitcom which ran on the ABC network from November 11, 1980 until May 5, 1983, and in first-run syndication from April 7, 1984 until September 27, 1986. It was modeled after the British series Keep It ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sexual, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: cartoonist, supernatural romance, suburbs, bank, transvestism, couples, family relations, friends, overbearing, comeback, thirtysomething life, relationship vs career ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
What's Happening!! (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: What's Happening!! is an American television sitcom that aired on ABC from August 5, 1976 to April 28, 1979. The show premiered as a summer series. With good ratings and reviews, and after the failure of several other shows on the network, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, disorder, friends, teenage life, family relations, single parent, partners, nothing goes right, buddies, youth, friendship between men, male friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: generation gap, conservative, culture clash, television flop, liberal, controversy, black family
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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
Plot: high school teacher, teacher, high school, male protagonist
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 457
The Upper Hand (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Upper Hand is a British television sitcom, produced by Central Independent Television and Columbia Pictures Television and broadcast by ITV from 1990 to 1996. The programme was adapted from the American sitcom Who's the Boss?. As in the ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: family relations, ogre, british humour, household, advertising executive, businesswoman, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, single parent, housekeeper, three generations, single mother ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
37%
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous ...
Plot: workplace, diner, single mother, strong female presence, single parent, hopes, best friends, starting over, parents and children, workplace situations, friendship, friends ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Three's Company (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three's Company is an American sitcom that aired from March 15, 1977, to September 18, 1984, on ABC. It is based on the British sitcom, Man About the House. The story revolves around three single roommates: Janet Wood, Chrissy Snow and Jack ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, feel good, mad ...
Plot: secretary, friendship, comedy of errors, farce, chef, roommate, silly humor, indoor, sexual tension, pretense, platonic, couples ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, southern california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: mexican american, lowrider, mechanic, junkyard, auto repair, latin
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 94
House Calls (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: House Calls is an American sitcom that lasted three seasons and 57 episodes, from December 17, 1979 to May 27, 1982, on CBS television, produced by Universal Television and based upon the 1978 feature film of the same name.
Style: sitcom
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, dental mask, patient, medical mask, surgical mask, latex gloves, english, surgeon, on off relationship, clumsy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: military base, military, navy, u.s. army, insult, u.s. navy, sarcasm
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Peter Kay's Car Share (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: John Redmond and Kayleigh Kitson have been thrown together in a company car share scheme, forcing their paths to cross. Each trip brings fresh insight into John and Kayleigh's lives, with twists and turns in their unlikely relationship.
Style: sitcom
Plot: car, driving, supermarket, road trip, radio, conversation, song, british humour
Place: manchester, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 715
The Hughleys (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Hughleys is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 22, 1998 to April 28, 2000 and on the UPN network from September 11, 2000 to May 20, 2002. It starred comedian D. L. Hughley as the main character, Darryl Hughley, and Elise Neal as ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, suburbs, society, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, salesman, friend, stand up comedian, comedian, african american, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 41
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 ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: lawyer, law firm, tv show, television flop, woman, short lived
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%