Movies and TV shows like The Old Guys

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The Old Guys (2009)
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The Old Guys (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The Old Guys is a British comedy television series that revolves around two aging housemates: Tom Finnan and Roy Bowden. The pair live across the street from Sally, whom they both find attractive. Tom moved in with Roy after Roy's wife Penny deserted him. Baby boomer Tom has little in life but his daughter Amber, who is dating Steve. Roy is a suburban pensioner who believes that he is one of the country's leading intellectuals.
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating, realistic, not serious
Plot: friends, friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, girl next door, rivalry, dating, wooing, partners, suburbs, elderly, unlikely partners, aging, buddies, odd couple, golden years, house
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, friendship, buddies, lifestyle, british humour, couples and thirtysomething life mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like The Old Guys: Threesome (2011), Best Friends Forever (2012), Whites (2010), Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (2004), How to Be a Gentleman (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Threesome (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, young people, couples, lifestyle, roommate, boyfriend, homosexual, responsibility, love triangle, twentysomething life, childbirth, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Best Friends Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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: friendship, best friends, lifestyle, boyfriend, moving, society, rivalry, getting along, friends, twentysomething life, strong female presence, female friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Whites (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, british humour, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, kitchen, restaurant, friendship, rivalry, society, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere is the much-loved sequel to Peter Kay's critically-acclaimed comedy series, "Phoenix Nights". Written by and starring Peter Kay and Patrick McGuinness, this six-part comedy/drama series is the ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: motor home, friends, on the road, friendship, odd couple, buddies, lifestyle, social relations, disorder, profanity, silly humor, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, britain
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How to Be a Gentleman (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: How to Be a Gentleman, inspired by the book of the same name, is a comedy about the unlikely friendship between a traditional, refined writer and an unrefined personal trainer. Andrew Carlson (David Hornsby) is an etiquette columnist whose devotion ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, odd couple, newspaper columnist, thirtysomething life, buddies, teaching the ways of the world, power relations, columnist, friends, school
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Friends with Better Lives (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about six friends at different stages in their lives – married, divorced, newly engaged and single – who are outwardly happy, but secretly questioning if their friends have it better. Andi and Bobby are happily married with two kids but ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, buddies, romance, group of friends, model, thirtysomething life, best friends, friends, friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, living with parents, elderly, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, golden years
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, friends, twentysomething life, silly humor, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, glasgow scotland
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Drifters (2013)
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Duration: 23 min.
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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 ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Allen Braddock and Marcus Jackson are two attorneys with very different views on the law. After getting fired from his father's prestigious firm for employing questionable tactics, Allen is forced to team up with Marcus, a self-made man always ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
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Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: hospital, satire, elderly, nurse, friends, workplace situations, doctors and patients, friendship, retirement home, power relations, retirement home life, aging ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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The Odd Couple (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: family outing
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Hebburn (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy
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TV show
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
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Story: Heading Out is a British sitcom created by and starring comedian Sue Perkins. It was first broadcast on BBC Two on 26 February 2013. Heading Out tells the story of Sara, a veterinarian who is given an ultimatum by her friends to tell her parents ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, sincere, humorous, witty ...
Plot: coming out, friendship, lgbt, friends, gender, gays and lesbians, lesbian, lesbian interest, veterinarian, homosexuality
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, captivating, feel good ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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Some Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Some Girls is a British comedy series written by Bernadette Davis that airs on BBC Three. The show stars Adelayo Adedayo, Mandeep Dhillon, Alice Felgate, Natasha Jonas, Dolly Wells, Colin Salmon, Jassa Ahluwalia and Franz Drameh. It debuted on 6 ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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Testees (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Testees is a Canadian television series, created by Kenny Hotz and written and produced by Kenny Hotz and Derek Harvie. Testees originally aired on Thursdays at 10:30 PM EST on FX and ran from October 9, 2008 to December 18, 2008. and debuted on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Plot: buddies, disorder, friends, silly humor, experiment gone awry, medical test, male nudity, gross out humor, thirtysomething life, canadian humor, human guinea pig
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Jay and Silent Bob Get Old: Tea Bagging in the UK (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The hilarious duo Jay & Silent Bob are back. Film icons Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes made history and fans all over the world with the characters Jay & Silent Bob from the movies Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay & ...
Style: realistic, humorous, talky, not serious, witty
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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42%
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Traffic Light (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Traffic Light is an American comedy television series that ran on Fox from February 8, 2011 to May 31, 2011. It is based on the Israeli TV show Ramzor, and was adapted to an American audience by Bob Fisher. The series aired Tuesdays at 9:30 pm ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, up and down relationship, friendship, love and romance, supportive friend, couple relations, buddies, thirtysomething life, singleness, friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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41%
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Him & Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: An acutely observed, forensically honest, warts-and-all look at a working-class couple in their mid-20s.
Style: sitcom, humorous, sincere, light, feel good ...
Plot: couples, slacker, everyday life, couple relations, boyfriend, young people, neighbor, lifestyle, engaged, friends, working class, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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40%
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We Are Men (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: We Are Men is about four single guys living in a short-term apartment complex who unexpectedly find camaraderie over their many missteps in love.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, manhood, lifestyle, twentysomething life, singleness, buddies, couples, social relations, silly humor, friendship between men, camaraderie, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps is a British comedy television series sitcom that ran from 26 February 2001 to 24 May 2011 and starring Sheridan Smith, Will Mellor, Ralf Little, Natalie Casey, Kathryn Drysdale and Luke Gell. Created and ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, up and down relationship, looking for love, friends, couples, couple relations, looking for sex, buddies, group of friends, sexual tension, sexual humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, northern england
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38%
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Ramzor (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Israel
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: 3 middle aged men in a conflict with life about their wives, friends, children and everyday situations.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, adulthood, couple relations, battle of the sexes, manhood, womanizer, marriage, everyday life, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, buddies, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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38%
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Doll & Em (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Doll & Em is a British comedy series starring real-life friends Emily Mortimer (Em) and Dolly Wells (Doll), filmed in the style of a reality TV show. After a breakup, Doll heads to Hollywood to be with her childhood best friend Em, who's ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, visually appealing, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hollywood, friendship, best friends, artists and showbiz, ambition, showbiz, actor's life, british humour, strong female presence, friends, relationship vs career, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Housos (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Housos is an Australian comedy television series created by Paul Fenech for SBS, that screens on SBS One. The series is a satirical parody of low income Australian residents of fictional suburb Sunnyvale, who are living in Housing Commission public ...
Style: parody, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: society, working class, friends, buddies, satire, alcohol abuse, disorder, rivalry, friendship, silly humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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