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Pulling (2006)
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Pulling (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pulling is a BBC comedy series, produced by Silver River Productions and broadcast on BBC Three, about three single female friends who live in Penge, south-east London. It was co-written by Sharon Horgan and Dennis Kelly and stars Sharon Horgan as Donna, Tanya Franks as Karen, Rebekah Staton as Louise and Cavan Clerkin as Karl. Pulling was the last comedy show developed by Harry Thompson before his death. The first series of six episodes was first shown in 2006 on BBC Three, then repeated on BBC Two in early 2008. A second six-episode series of Pulling aired on BBC Three from 23 March to 27 April 2008 and a final one-hour episode aired on BBC Three on 17 May 2009. In Australia, series one and two was first aired back-to-back on ABC2 each Thursday at 10pm from 5 March 2009 although the final one-hour episode is yet to be screened by the network. Repeats have been screening on rotation through UKTV. In 2007, the series was BAFTA nominated for Best Situation Comedy while Horgan won a British Comedy Award for Best Comedy Entertainment Actress in 2008. In the same year, it was announced that Pulling had been cancelled by BBC Three.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, female friendship, friendship, verbal byplay, best friends, couple relations, romance, looking for love, urban, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness, love and romance, couples, friends, battle of the sexes, hopes, lifestyle, promiscuity, up and down relationship, desire, sexual tension, casual sex, sexual attraction, naivete ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about couples, friends, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, sitcom and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Pulling: Coupling (2000), Gavin & Stacey (2007), Love Bites (2011), Coupling (2003), Sex and the City (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
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Love Bites (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Place: new york, usa
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sexual, witty, stylized, sentimental, erotic ...
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Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 22 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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41%
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Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
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 4.9
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
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41%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic, talky ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, romance, looking for love, singleness, office, adolescence vs adulthood, midlife crisis, love and romance, urban, couples, friends, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
 727
French Film (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, touching
Plot: couple relations, looking for love, romance, social differences, love and romance, best friends, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, culture clash, thirtysomething life, media, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 920
The Ex List (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
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Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 2000s
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37%
 6.8
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Emma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, stylized, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, female friendship, roommate, young adult, twentysomething life, friends, friendship, petty job, lifestyle, british humour
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 4K
Him & Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: An acutely observed, forensically honest, warts-and-all look at a working-class couple in their mid-20s.
Style: not serious, humorous, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: sitcom, slacker, verbal byplay, couple relations, twentysomething life, realism, lifestyle, couples, sexual relations, friends, in-laws, politically correct ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%