Movies and TV shows like Tales of the Gold Monkey

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Tales of the Gold Monkey (1982)
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Tales of the Gold Monkey (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In a backwater corner of the South Pacific in 1938, a young American adventurer and his ragtag group of friends become involved in death-defying hi-jinx, transporting people-on-the-run in a well-worn Grumman Goose seaplane.
Plot: spy, pilot, seaplane, dog, fight, best friends, dark humor, aviation, friendship, violence, death, best friend, danger, bar, friend, affection, bespectacled male, man with glasses
Time: 1930s
Place: pacific ocean

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sentimental films and TV series with plots about friendship, love and romance, friends, couples, best friends, best friend and family relations mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Tales of the Gold Monkey: Eureka (2006), Wishbone (1995), Bad Boy and Good Girl (2010), A Million Little Things (2018), Remember WENN (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eureka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: The sleep Pacific Northwest town of Eureka is hiding a mysterious secret. The government has been relocating the world's geniuses and their families to this rustic town for years where innovation and chaos have lived hand in hand. U.S. Marshal ...
Style: futuristic, clever, humorous, light, twists and turns ...
Plot: scientist, hi-tech, small town, secret place, save the day, experiment, sheriff, technology, small town life, science, artificial intelligence, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Wishbone (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wishbone is a children's television show that aired from 1995 to 1997 in the United States. The show's title character is a Jack Russell Terrier of the same name. Wishbone lives with his owner Joe Talbot in the fictional modern town of ...
Style: educational, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, talking animals, storytelling, literature, adventurer, pretense, teenage life, make believe, animal life, adventure, family ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: texas
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100%
Bad Boy and Good Girl (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
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Story: Shinagawa Daichi used to be a good student who has now become a delinquent, while class president Adachi Hana was a delinquent who is now trying to move on. Her secret is discovered by Shinagawa, but she involves herself trying to correct his ways.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light
Plot: teenage girl, student, teenage boy, friendship, teenage angst, high school, high school student, dark humor, affection, fight, classmate, boy ...
Place: japan
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61%
A Million Little Things (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A group of friends from Boston who feel stuck in life experience an unexpected wake-up call after one of their friend dies unexpectedly.
Style: emotional, touching, thought provoking, sentimental, melancholic
Plot: group of friends, grief, friendship, family problems, adultery, love, friend, suicide, relationships, conversation, family values, lgbt ...
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Remember WENN (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Remember WENN is a comedy-drama television series that aired from 1996 to 1998 on the cable channel American Movie Classics. Created and written by Rupert Holmes and set at the fictional Pittsburgh radio station WENN in the early 1940s, it depicted ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, sitcom
Plot: radio show, radio dj, radio station, radio, workplace, media, lifestyle, partners, intern, workplace situations, disc jockey
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s
Place: usa, pittsburgh
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57%
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Squinters (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: This six-part comedy series tracks the trials and tribulations of five car loads of travellers in peak hour morning transit and again on their drive home to find out how the workday turned out.
Plot: love, friend, friendship, gay, fall in love, family relations, office party, australian, true love, sarcasm, slice of life, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
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SAF3 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Southern California's elite rescue task force, SAF3 (pronouced "safe") , consists of the cream-of-the-crop from the sea, air, and fire divisions of the Malibu Fire Department. They are the heroes who answer the most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: lifeguard, adventure, rescue team, race against time, danger, escapades, beach, fire, friendship, rescue mission, heroes, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, malibu california, southern california
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55%
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Relativity (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Relativity is an American drama television series which followed a twenty-something couple, Isabel Lukens and Leo Roth, and the lives and loves of their friends and siblings in Los Angeles. The short-lived ABC series was the product of ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, twenty something, couple relations, buddies, best friends, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, couples, friends, bittersweet, twentysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Scarecrow and Mrs. King is an American television series that aired from October 3, 1983, to May 28, 1987 on CBS. The show stars Kate Jackson and Bruce Boxleitner as divorced housewife Amanda King and top-level "Agency" operative Lee ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: spy, undercover, odd couple, adventure, crimes, secret agents, fall in love, government agency, unlikely partners, chases and races, couples, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
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54%
Private Practice (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Having left behind Seattle Grace Hospital, renowned surgeon Addison Forbes Montgomery moves to Los Angeles for sunnier weather and happier possibilities. She reunites with her friends from medical school, joining them at their chic, co-op, Oceanside ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor, psychiatrist, treatment, friendship, hospital, workplace, romance, surgery, best friends, doctors and patients, parenthood, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california
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7th Heaven (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: 7th Heaven is an American family drama television series, created and produced by Brenda Hampton. The series premiered on August 26, 1996, on The WB, the first time that the network aired Monday night programming, and was originally broadcast from ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, family life, parents and children, suburbs, suburban life, society, teenage love, parenthood, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sex and the City (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the bestselling book by Candace Bushnell, Sex and the City tells the story of four best friends, all single and in their late thirties, as they pursue their careers and talk about their sex lives, all while trying to survive the New York ...
Style: witty, sentimental, stylized, sexual, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, best friends, couple relations, looking for love, sex, sexual intercourse, sexual attraction, looking for sex, everyday life, city life, up and down relationship, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
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54%
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Acacias 38 (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
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Story: Acacias 38, the address of a stately apartment building where our stories unfold, is set in 1899 and tells the story of a group of maids and the bourgeois families they serve, in a single block in a distinguished neighborhood of a large Spanish ...
Style: suspense, tense, family saga, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, friendship, family relations, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, couples, father son relationship, murder, parents and children, hopes, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, madrid
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Looking (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three friends in San Francisco who explore the fun and sometimes overwhelming options available to a new generation of gay men.
Style: semi serious, sincere, humorous, realistic, clever
Plot: gay, gay couple, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, friendship between men, friendship, gay slur, lgbt, male friendship, everyday life, direction and purpose, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, los angeles, usa, oakland california
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Divorce (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The series is about three men aged between 35 and 45 who are in the middle of a divorce. They decide to temporarily live together. They share joys and sorrows, and a deeply rooted friendship grows. The story revolves around everything that a divorce ...
Style: buddy comedy, suspenseful, suspense, humorous
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, husband wife relationship, marital problem, divorced man, friendship, friend, marital separation, divorce, marriage, friendship between men, roommate, male friendship
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The O.C. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Story: The series centers on Ryan Atwood, a troubled youth from a broken home who is adopted by the wealthy and philanthropic Sandy and Kirsten Cohen. Ryan and his surrogate brother Seth, a socially awkward yet quick-witted teenager, deal with life as ...
Style: touching, witty, serious, realistic, intellectual
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: troubled teen, first love, best friends, family relations, teenage love, classmate, social differences, dating, lifestyle, parents and children, teenage life, social relations ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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53%
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Friends (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Style: feel good, humorous, sitcom, witty, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, everyday life, best friends, looking for love, group of friends, love and romance, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends, family relations, cafe, female friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
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53%
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Noah's Arc (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Noah's Arc is an American cable television dramedy. The series, which predominantly features gay black and Latino characters, focused on many socially relevant issues, including same sex dating, same-sex marriage, same-sex parenthood, HIV and ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay african american, african american, friendship, boyfriend, dating, gay couple, lifestyle, everyday life, looking for love, society, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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53%
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Russian Doll (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Nadia keeps dying and reliving her 36th birthday party. She's trapped in a surreal time loop -- and staring down the barrel of her own mortality.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, twists and turns, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: time loop, death, lesbian, survival, partners, trapped, twists & turns, childhood, couples, strong female character, character study, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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53%
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman is a live-action American television series based on the characters in Superman and Action. Lois & Clark starred Dean Cain as Superman/Clark Kent and Teri Hatcher as Lois Lane, and aired on ABC ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, undercover, journalism, newspaper, good versus evil, romance, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, superhuman powers, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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53%
What About Brian (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Serial monogamist Brian O'Hara hits his mid-30s and suddenly realizes he's the last bachelor standing in his circle of friends. Not averse to the happily ever after his friends have achieved, Brian wonders whether he'll ever find Mrs. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, group of friends, marriage, looking for love, couples, couple relations, singleness, family life, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, unlikely couple, dating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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53%
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Please Like Me (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire, and his best friend and house mate Tom, Josh must help his mother with her battle with depression and the ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: coming out, gay relationship, gay, friendship, gays and lesbians, sexuality, homosexual, suicide attempt, roommate, self discovery, sexual identity, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Two globetrotting private eyes with diferente styles team up, guarding their true identities at all costs from the bad guys‒and from each other.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: pretend relationship, spy, espionage, danger, heroes, crimes, pretense, make believe, partners, crime, adventure, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, seattle washington
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53%
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Hindsight (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The series begins with Becca on the eve of her second wedding. It all seems perfect this time around, but she is still plagued by doubt. What if she could fix everything, and make the 'right' choices this time? Becca finds herself thinking ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: changing the past or future, friendship, introspection, hopes, starting over, couples, best friends, couple relations, time travel, bittersweet, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Velvet Collection (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: It is the year 1967. After five happy years of marriage in New York with Alberto and their young son, Anna Ribera returns to Spain to take her project Velvet to the next level. She and Alberto had been managing all things Velvet from across the ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, psychological, humorous
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, investigation, family relations, love, friendship, homosexual, gay, escapades, hopes, society, ambition ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: spain, barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.9
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BH90210 (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Having gone their separate ways since the original series ended 19 years ago, the cast of Beverly Hills, 90210 reunites when one of them suggests it’s time to get a reboot up and running. But getting it going might make for an even more delicious ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, captivating, reboot ...
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, mother daughter relationship, brawl, group of friends, filmmaking, stalker, betrayal, film making, couple relations, love, teenager ...
Place: beverly hills, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
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Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicole and Chase live next door to each other but are worlds apart. However, they plot a scheme to date each other in order to attract the interest and jealousy of their respective romantic prey. But in the mist of planning a gala centennial ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, prom, high school, school, friendship, teenage life, love and romance, school dance, youth, misfit, friends, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Faking It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A romantic comedy about two best friends who love each other -- in slightly different ways. After numerous failed attempts to become popular, the girls are mistakenly outed as lesbians, which launches them to instant celebrity status. Seduced by ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, disturbing, light
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: lesbian, high school life, lgbt, lesbian relationship, best friends, popularity, youth, teenage life, high school, friends, female friendship, high school hunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Flight 29 Down (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Flight 29 Down is a television series about a group of teenagers who are stranded on an island. It was produced by Discovery Kids. The show was created by Stan Rogow and D. J. MacHale. The executive producers are Rogow, MacHale, Shauna Shapiro ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, realistic, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, stranded on an island, air disaster, isolation, teenager, interracial relations, island, adventure, escapades, danger, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.8
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SLiDE (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of five 17-year-olds smashing their way into adulthood.
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, friendship, coming of age, teenage love, teenage life, best friends, youth, jealousy, party, love and romance, crush, shallowness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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