Movies and TV shows like Evening Shade

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Evening Shade (1990)
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Evening Shade (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Evening Shade is an American sitcom television series that aired on CBS from 1990 to 1994. The series stars Burt Reynolds as Wood Newton, an ex-professional football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who returns to rural Evening Shade, Arkansas to coach a high school football team with a long losing streak. Reynolds personally requested to use the Steelers as his former team because he is a fan. The general theme of the show is the appeal of small town life. Episodes ended with a closing narration by Ossie Davis summing up the events of the episode, always closing with "... in a place called Evening Shade." The show's final episode saw the guest appearances of Willie Nelson and Buzz Aldrin as escaped convicts on the run from authorities, the final scene being a spectacular shoot-out reminiscent of the final scene of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. The opening segment included clips from around Arkansas, including the famous McClard's Bar-be-que, which is situated on Albert Pike Blvd. and South Patterson St. in Hot Springs National Park.
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: small town, high school, athlete's life, friends, family relations, mathematics, feminism, athlete and trainer, ambition, society, small town life, sport team, lifestyle, underdog, americana, power relations, social relations, american football, high school sports, football, coach
Time: 80s
Place: arkansas, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about friends, family relations, society, lifestyle, friendship, couples and social relations mostly in Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like Evening Shade: Newhart (1982), My Life as Liz (2010), Hank (2009), 227 (1985), Mama's Family (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Newhart (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dick Loudon and his wife Joanna decide to leave life in New York City and buy a little inn in Vermont. Dick is a how-to book writer, who eventually becomes a local TV celebrity as host of "Vermont Today." George Utley is the handyman at ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, witty, clever ...
Plot: small town, hotel, maid, dull life, mayor, family relations, optimism, disorder, couples, cafe, nothing goes right, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: vermont, usa, new york
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My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: My Life as Liz is a mockumentary style American television series that centers on the life of Liz Lee, a misfit high-school senior living in small town Texas. The series debuted on MTV on January 18, 2010. The first season finale aired on March 8, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, social relations, youth, family relations, high school life, society, lifestyle, best friends, parents and children, power relations, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, new york
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Hank (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hank is a comedy television series which ran on ABC from September 30, 2009, to November 4, 2009. The series was created by Tucker Cawley and is about a Wall Street executive who loses his job and reconnects with his small-town family. Hank ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: small town, family relations, starting over, family life, society, eccentric family, parents and children, unemployment, stock broker, small town life, husband wife relationship, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
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227 (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 227 is an American situation comedy that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, until May 6, 1990. The series stars Marla Gibbs as a sharp-tongued, inner-city resident gossip and housewife, Mary Jenkins. It was produced by Embassy ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, neighbor, eccentric family, couples, social relations, friends, lifestyle, society, best friends, family, workplace, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Mama's Family (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Thelma Harper and her spinster sister Fran open their home to Thelma's recently divorced son Vinton and his teenage son and daughter. It's quite an adjustment for everyone, especially the cranky, argumentative Thelma.
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, couples, adult virgin, friends, family life, teenage life, parents and children, strong female presence, family, grandmother grandson relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, florida
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After MASH (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: AfterMASH is an American situation comedy that aired on CBS from September 26, 1983, to December 11, 1984. A spin-off of the series M*A*S*H, the show takes place immediately following the end of the Korean War and chronicles the adventures of three ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, clever ...
Plot: hospital, partners, americana, workplace situations, couple relations, friendship, doctors and patients, lifestyle, society, buddies, couples, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: missouri, usa
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Maude (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban ...
Style: sitcom, witty, clever, humorous, biting ...
Plot: family relations, liberal, female protagonist, feminism, society, best friends, lifestyle, strong female presence, couple relations, suburbs, suburban life, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie is a television sitcom created by, and starring, Freddie Prinze, Jr. that aired from October 5, 2005 to April 12, 2006. Freddie is inspired by Prinze Jr.'s real life, growing up in a house filled with women. His lifelong friend, Conrad ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: chef, eccentric family, friends, family relations, buddies, best friends, lifestyle, family, restaurant, cooking and food, family life
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Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Let's Stay Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Let's Stay Together is an American romantic comedy television series created by Jacque Edmonds Cofer. It premiered on BET on January 11, 2011. The title of the series refers to the Al Green landmark 1972 song of the same name. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, couples, friends, family relations, city life, society, siblings relations, love and romance, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Steve Harvey Show (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Steve Harvey Show is an American sitcom that aired for six seasons from August 25, 1996 to February 17, 2002 on The WB Television Network. It was created by Winifred Hervey and directed by Stan Lathan.
Style: sitcom, talky, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: high school, high school hunk, boss, shallowness, fish out of water, interracial relations, r&b, teenage love, high school life, teenage life, self discovery, teachers and students ...
Time: 90s
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1st & Ten: The Championship (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 1st & Ten is an American situation comedy that aired between December 1984 and January 1991 on the cable television network HBO. Featuring series regulars Delta Burke and veteran Reid Shelton, it was one of cable's first attempts to lure ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: american football, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, retirement home, friends, realism, sport team, partners, workplace, athlete's life, underdog ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
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Aliens in America (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Aliens in America is an American sitcom created by David Guarascio and Moses Port that aired on The CW for one season from 2007–2008. Guarascio and Port also served as executive producers of the show alongside Tim Doyle. Luke Greenfield directed ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: exchange student, family relations, high school, muslim, culture clash, society, youth, social relations, friendship, high school life, fish out of water, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, usa
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The Jeffersons (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Jeffersons is an American sitcom that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, through July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The show was produced by the T.A.T. Communications Company from 1975–1982 and by Embassy ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, offbeat, not serious ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: That '80s Show is an American sitcom that aired from January through May 2002. Despite having a similar name, show structure, and many of the same writers and production staff, it is not considered a direct spin-off of the more successful That ...
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Audience: teens
Plot: materialism, youth, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, buddies, love and romance, clubbing, singleness, americana, couples, friends, twentysomething life ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic ...
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Up the Women (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: It's 1910 and we're in Banbury church hall at the Banbury Intricate Craft Circle. Margaret has been to London and discovered the Women's Suffrage movement so she decides they need to set up their own movement and The Banbury Intricate ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: england, europe
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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, fashion, family relations, shopping mall, coming of age, lifestyle, youth, best friends, shallowness, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa, california
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Little Mosque on the Prairie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Little Mosque on the Prairie is a Canadian sitcom that aired on CBC, created by Zarqa Nawaz and produced by WestWind Pictures. It was filmed in Toronto, Ontario and Indian Head, Saskatchewan. The series was selected and showcased at the 2009 Dawn ...
Style: sitcom, touching, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: small town, culture clash, muslim, parents and children, battle of the sexes, clergy, family relations, couples, fall in love, interracial relations, small town life, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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The Parkers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, touching
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Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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Welcome Back, Kotter (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome Back, Kotter is an American television sitcom starring Gabe Kaplan and featuring a young John Travolta. Videotaped in front of a live studio audience, it originally aired on the ABC network from September 9, 1975, to June 8, 1979.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: high school, teaching the ways of the world, friends, power relations, reach out, troublemaker, urban ghetto, twins, adolescence vs adulthood, idealism, teachers and students, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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The John Larroquette Show (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The John Larroquette Show is an American television sitcom that ran on NBC from September 2, 1993 until October 30, 1996. Created by Don Reo, the show was a vehicle for John Larroquette following his run as Dan Fielding on Night Court. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, sincere, offbeat ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, indoor, social misfits, society, workplace, misfit, friends, dark humor, workplace situations, friendship, nightshift, policewoman ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: missouri, usa
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Sordid Lives: The Series (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sordid Lives: The Series is an American television series created, written, and directed by Del Shores and acts as a prequel to 2000 film Sordid Lives, also by Shores, self-described as a "Black comedy about white trash". The show is set ...
Style: humorous, touching, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, coming out, white trash, small town, social relations, love and romance, self discovery, gender, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, small town life, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
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Teachers. (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Teachers is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC. The show ran for six episodes until its cancellation on May 2, 2006. Loosely based upon a UK series of the same name, it was developed by Matt Tarses, co-executive producer of the medical ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: high school, friendship, teachers and students, school teacher, workplace, hardcase students, lifestyle, workplace situations, boss, studying, promotion, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Calvin Palmer is the owner of a barbershop on the Southside of Chicago. Reluctantly inheriting the neighborhood establishment and popular hangout from his father, he juggles his responsibilities to his clients, his family, and his community as a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: barbershop, workplace, family business, hairdresser, buddies, misfit, society, workplace situations, family relations, power relations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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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, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, suburbs, society, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, salesman, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, friend, stand up comedian, comedian, african american ...
Time: 90s
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Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: sitcom, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, workplace situations, working class, satire, disorder, friends, family relations, friendship, eccentric family, family life, partners, society ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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One on One (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One on One is an American sitcom that aired on the now-defunct UPN from September 3, 2001 to May 15, 2006. The series stars Flex Alexander as a single sportscaster, who becomes a full-time dad when his ex-wife decides to accept a job out of the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, disorder, coming of age, single parent, high school life, singleness, love and romance, mischievous children, best friends, high school, basketball ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, baltimore
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Amen (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Amen is an American television sitcom produced by Carson Productions that ran from September 27, 1986 to May 11, 1991 on NBC. Set in Sherman Hemsley's real-life hometown of Philadelphia, Amen stars Hemsley as the deacon of a church and was part ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: church, rivalry, clergy, love and romance, society, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, religions or cults, family relations, workplace, male female relationship, minister ...
Time: 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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Life with Bonnie (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The host of the local morning talk show Morning Chicago creatively balances family commitment—to her husband John, a hard-working family practice doctor, and their three young children— and career obligations.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, funny, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, ambition, relationship vs career, parents and children, tv show, family life, family, eccentric family, humour, large family, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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City Guys (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: City Guys is a United States television sitcom that aired from September 1997 to December 2001 on NBC. It lasted five seasons, and ended its run around the time of the dissolution of TNBC.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, sitcom
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, boss, friendship, teenage life, city life, lifestyle, youth, friends, streetwise, urban, band, high school friends ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
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