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Whites (2010)
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Whites (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Whites was a BBC sitcom, written by Oliver Lansley and Matt King, directed by David Kerr, and starring Alan Davies as the executive chef at a country house hotel. BBC Two gave the go ahead for the show to go into production in August 2009 with the first episode airing in September 2010. Whites aired for six episodes in 2010. On 1 March 2011 Davies announced that the BBC would not be renewing Whites for another series.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: cooking and food, chef, workplace, workplace situations, lifestyle, kitchen, british humour, restaurant, friendship, society, rivalry, waiter, pantyhose, stockings
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about british humour, workplace, workplace situations, friends, friendship, lifestyle and disorder mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Whites: Chef! (1993), Still Open All Hours (2013), Trollied (2011), W1A (2014), Threesome (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Chef! (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chef! is a British situation comedy starring Lenny Henry that aired as twenty episodes over three series from 1993 to 1996 on the BBC. The show was created and primarily written by Peter Tilbury based on an idea from Lenny Henry and produced for the ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
Plot: workplace, restaurant, chef, african american, sidekick, staff, temperamental, boss and employee, couple relations, patronizing, obnoxious boss, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: europe, england
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95%
Still Open All Hours (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Still Open All Hours is a sitcom set in a grocer's shop. It is a sequel to the series Open All Hours, written by original series writer Roy Clarke and featuring several of the permanent cast members of the original series
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: store, workplace situations, family relations, workplace, parents and children, british humour, family business, friendship, grocery store, customer, sale, storekeeper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
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89%
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Trollied (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Set in Valco, a fictional budget supermarket in the north west of England, Trollied finds the funny in one of our most familiar surroundings and focuses on the types of characters we all recognise: bored checkout staff, ineffectual managers and a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: supermarket, workplace, workplace situations, supportive coworker, employer employee relationship, workplace humor, strong female presence, flirting, store, petty job, employment, job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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W1A (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The follow-up to 'Twenty Twelve' as Ian Fletcher takes up the position of 'Head of Values' at the BBC. His task is to clarify, define, or re-define the core purpose of the BBC across all its functions and to position it ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good ...
Plot: workplace situations, workplace, satire, disorder, nothing goes right, intern, television, british humour, bbc, supportive coworker, unsupportive coworkers, joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Threesome (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alice lives with her boyfriend Mitch and their gay best friend Richie. Together they form three points of an unlikely triangle, living, laughing and larging it together. After one particularly big night out, they end up having an unplanned threesome ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, young people, couples, roommate, boyfriend, homosexual, responsibility, love triangle, buddies, party, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Best Friends Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Best Friends Forever is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from April 4, to June 1, 2012. The series aired during the 2011–2012 NBC primetime season as a mid-season replacement and was created by real-life best friends Lennon ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, friendship, lifestyle, boyfriend, moving, society, rivalry, strong female presence, twentysomething life, getting along, friends, female friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Emeril (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Emeril is a shot-lived American sitcom that aired on NBC in 2001. The series stars chef Emeril Lagasse playing himself as the star of a TV cooking show.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Plot: chef, cooking, nothing goes right, fictional reality show, cooking and food, celebrity culture, reality, reality tv, backstage, television flop, short lived, cooking show
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Citizen Khan (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Family-based sitcom set in the capital of British Pakistan - Sparkhill, Birmingham. Citizen Khan follows the trials and tribulations of loud-mouthed, tight-fisted, self-appointed community leader Mr Khan and his long suffering family, wife Mrs Khan ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: muslim, family life, society, parents and children, family relations, satire, immigrants, ethnic, social relations, indoor, family, avarice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Comedy about an inept American placed in charge of sales at his company's London branch. He has no experience with British culture, knows nothing about sales, and has only one employee, Dave. Each episode begins with a scene of Margaret ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, entertaining ...
Plot: nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, farce, office, manager, workplace, salesman, workplace situations, boss and employee, misfit, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The IT Crowd (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: UK Comedy series about two I.T. nerds and their clueless female manager, who work in the basement of a very successful company. When they are called on for help, they are never treated with any respect at all.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: misfit, computer genius, office, geek, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, nerd, lifestyle, teamwork, rivalry, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Catherine Tate Show (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Catherine Tate Show is a British television sketch comedy written by Catherine Tate and Aschlin Ditta. Tate also stars in all but one of the show's sketches, which feature a wide range of characters. The Catherine Tate Show airs on BBC Two ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: comedian, lifestyle, working class, youth, social misfits, workplace, society, workplace situations, best friends, british humour, profanity, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Benidorm (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the Solana all-inclusive Resort, Benidorm follows the antics of regulars and first-time holiday makers on their journeys abroad.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: tourist, holiday, hotel, resort, guest, vacation, lifestyle, workplace, entertainment, staff, swimming pool, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Almost Heroes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Almost Heroes was a Canadian comedy TV series that premiered on Thursday, June 2, 2011 on Showcase, and ran for one season before being discontinued by Showcase at the beginning of the 2011 fall season. The series is centered on the lives of two ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family business, family relations, workplace, college graduate, store, workplace situations, silly humor, lifestyle, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, comics, shopping mall ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Kitchen Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Kitchen Confidential is an American television sitcom that debuted on September 19, 2005, on the Fox network, based on Anthony Bourdain's New York Times bestselling book, Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly. Bradley ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, sitcom, semi serious ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, coworker, comeback, cook, cooking and food, one more chance, lifestyle change, workplace situations, supportive friend, life changing experience, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
Story: After finding out he has an STI, Dylan must get back in touch with every girl he has ever had sex with to let them know the bad news.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Plot: friendship, down on your luck, buddies, sexually transmitted disease, disorder, farce, british humour, sex, twentysomething life, friends, silly humor, friends in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Spy (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Spy is a British comedy series created and written by Simeon Goulden. The first series aired on 14 October 2011 on Sky1 in the UK, as well as on the online video service Hulu in the United States. A second series began airing on 19 October 2012, ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, sitcom, light ...
Plot: spy, secret agents, goofy hero, career change, family relations, fellow agent, disorder, government agency, double life, boss, undercover, social worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Clipped (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Clipped centers on a group of barbershop coworkers who all went to high school together but ran in very different crowds. Now they find themselves working together at Buzzy's, a barbershop in Charlestown, Massachusetts.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: boss and employee, friendship, workplace situations, reunion, workplace, unfulfillment, power relations, barbershop, high school friends, everyday life, best friends, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Early Doors (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom set in a small pub in Manchester, “The Grapes”, where daily life is bound up in the issues of love, loneliness, and blocked urinals. Regular drinkers Joe and Duffy pass the time with landlord Ken and his police officer cronies.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky
Plot: everyday life, buddies, old friend, workplace, society, workplace situations, working class, bar, pub, indoor, owner, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: northern england, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Miranda (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Socially inept Miranda always gets into awkward situations; working in her joke shop with best friend Stevie, being hounded by her pushy mother, and especially when she's around her crush Gary.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty
Plot: disorder, family relations, overbearing parent, thirtysomething life, living with parents, unsupportive parent, comedian, store, lifestyle, dating, chef, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
How Not to Live Your Life (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: How Not to Live Your Life is a British sitcom, written by and starring Dan Clark that aired between 27 September 2007 and 22 December 2011, about a neurotic twenty-nine-year-old man who is trying to navigate his way through life but is not helped by ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, realistic
Plot: down on your luck, lifestyle, financial problem, roommate, unfulfillment, love and romance, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, british humour, indoor, crush, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Loop (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The Loop is an American sitcom that ran from March 15, 2006 to July 1, 2007 on Fox. The show starred Bret Harrison as Sam Sullivan, a young professional trying to balance the needs of his social life with the pressures of working at the corporate ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, realistic
Plot: workplace, lifestyle, twentysomething life, friends, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, boss, corporate world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Twenty Twelve (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Twenty Twelve is a BBC television comedy series written and directed by John Morton. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Hynes and Amelia Bullmore, the programme is a spoof on-location documentary following the organisation of the 2012 Summer Olympics ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: satire, workplace situations, power relations, disorder, nothing goes right, boss and employee, secretary, team, olympics, british humour, loner, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Black Books centres around the foul tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black. Bernard’s devotion to the twin pleasures of drunkenness and wilful antagonism deepens and enriches both his life and that of Manny, his assistant. ...
Style: surreal, sitcom, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: bookstore, weirdo, workplace, best friends, salesman, store, odd couple, friendship, workplace situations, uptight character, workplace problem, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 8.7
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Fawlty Towers (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fawlty Towers is a British sitcom produced by BBC Television that was first broadcast on BBC2 in 1975 and 1979. Twelve episodes were made. The show was written by John Cleese and his then wife Connie Booth, both of whom also starred in the ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: waiter, hotel, chef, tourist, couples, farce, boss and employee, couple relations, family business, disorder, hapless, workplace situations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Phoenix Nights (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights is a British sitcom about The Phoenix Club, a working men's club in the northern English town of Farnworth, Greater Manchester. The show was written by Neil Fitzmaurice, Peter Kay and Dave Spikey, produced by ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, workplace situations, workplace, boss and employee, ambition, disability, workplace problem, bar, british humour, partners, singer, blind ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: northern england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Getting On (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Darkly comic series about life on a hospital ward and a nursing team who have to get on with the job despite challenges thrown up by the modern NHS.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: hospital, satire, elderly, nurse, retirement home, dealing with death, doctors and patients, friendship, retirement home life, power relations, workplace, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Comedy series about three young women living in Leeds who've graduated, had a year out, and are now struggling to find a job they're passionate about, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. A sitcom about ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, friends, twentysomething life, best friends, roommate, female friendship, british humour, lifestyle, petty job, strong female presence, young adult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 246
Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, power relations, family relations, workplace situations, buddies, society, misfit, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 10 Items or Less is a partly scripted, partly improvised American comedy series created by Nancy Hower, Robert Hickey and John Lehr. It starred Lehr as a less-than-successful businessman who returned home to run Greens & Grains, the family-owned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: store, workplace, misfit, small town, boss and employee, friends, clerk, rivalry, friendship, farce, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Detectorists (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The lives of two eccentric metal detectorists, who spend their days plodding along ploughed tracks and open fields, hoping to disturb the tedium by unearthing the fortune of a lifetime.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: treasure hunt, british humour, metal detector, obsessive quest, buddies, partners, odd couple, escapades, search, weirdo, treasure hunter, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%