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The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff (2011)
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The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: A Victorian comedy adventure in the style of Charles Dickens following shop owner Jedrington Secret-Past. Jedrington teams up with a seemingly charming new business partner, Harmswell Grimstone. As the Secret-Past family's fortunes rise, it looks like they are built on crumbling foundations indeed, especially when it is revealed that Conceptiva too has a secret that turns out to be even darker than Jedrington's own.
Style: parody, humorous, realistic, surreal, stylized, not serious, offbeat
Plot: family relations, family life, escapades, disorder, silly humor, christmas, confined, holiday, secret, debt, owner, victorian england, charles dickens
Time: victorian era, victorian
Place: england, london, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and parody films and TV series with plots about disorder, silly humor, british humour, family relations, comedian, nothing goes right and parents and children mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like The Bleak Old Shop of Stuff: Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy (2012), Katy Brand's Big Ass Show (2007), Big Train (1998), House of Fools (2014), The Spoils of Babylon (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Katy Brand's Big Ass Show (2007)
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Surreal sitcom with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. A series of anarchic affairs featuring the uninvited lodgers and guests that cause chaos and disruption in their home.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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