Movies and TV shows like Rock & Chips

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Rock & Chips (2010)
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Rock & Chips (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: Prequel to Only Fools and Horses, set in the 1960s, Joan Trotter is in an unhappy marriage with the work-shy Reg, with whom she has a teenage son, Derek ("Del Boy"). However, the reappearance in Peckham of bank robber, "art connoisseur" and womaniser Freddie Robdal, recently released after a ten year prison sentence, would bring about changes in Joan's life.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: working class, society, theft, lifestyle, pregnancy, childbirth, infidelity, dishonesty, petty criminal, promotion, bittersweet, parents and children, suburbs, child birth, unwanted pregnancy, suburban life, criminal heroes, living with parents, wooing, cons and scams, flat, council estate
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1960
Place: london, england, europe

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Most similar movies to Rock & Chips

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 society, family relations, working class, couples, british humour, parents and children and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Rock & Chips: Lovejoy (1986), Only Fools and Horses.... (1981), Steptoe and Son (1962), Beautiful People (2008), Grafters (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lovejoy (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The series concerns the adventures of the eponymous Lovejoy, played by Ian McShane, a likeable but roguish antiques dealer based in East Anglia. Within the trade, he has a reputation as a "divvie", a person with an almost supernatural ...
Style: witty, humorous, suspenseful, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: antique dealer, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, escapades, dishonesty, dealer, heist, cons and scams, con men, apprentice, treasure ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
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Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The misadventures of two wheeler dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter of “Trotters Independent Traders PLC” who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: working class, family relations, black market, cons and scams, eccentric family, disorder, veteran, dishonesty, hopes, partners, siblings relations, scam ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Steptoe and Son (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Steptoe and Son is a British sitcom written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson about a father and son played by Wilfred Brambell and Harry H. Corbett who deal in selling used items. They live on Oil Drum Lane, a fictional street in Shepherd's Bush, ...
Style: sitcom, witty, clever, touching, humorous ...
Plot: working class, family business, father, son, society, workplace, lifestyle, odd couple, partners, reluctant partners, dealer, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Beautiful People (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Beautiful People is a British comedy drama television series based on the memoirs of Barneys creative director Simon Doonan. The series takes place in Reading, Berkshire, in 1997, where thirteen-year-old Simon Doonan and his best friend Kylie dream ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Plot: suburbs, gay, friends, working class, family relations, youth, follow your dream, lifestyle, best friends, society, hopes, dull life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Grafters (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Grafters was a British drama–comedy programme originally broadcast in the UK on ITV from 27 October 1998 to 20 December 1999 for 16 episodes over two series. Grafters was based around the Purvis brothers Joe and Trevor, who along with their ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, brother, construction worker, social relations, family relations, social differences, siblings relations, couple relations, workplace situations, unfulfillment, workplace, blue collar ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe
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57%
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Teachers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Teachers is a British television comedy-drama series, created by Tim Loane and originally shown on Channel 4. The series follows a group of secondary school teachers in their daily lives. While the first series centers heavily around probationary ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual, witty ...
Plot: high school, high school life, high school teacher, infidelity, teachers and students, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, lifestyle, couples, thirtysomething life, unsupportive coworkers, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Mr. Sloane (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Mr. Sloane's titular character is a buttoned-down 1960's man in crisis. Between his failed attempts at marriage, career success and even suicide, it's fair to say that 1969 isn't shaping up to be Watford-dweller Mr. Sloane's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, psychological ...
Plot: looking for love, free spirited, friends, down on your luck, love and romance, self discovery, couples, society, friendship, bittersweet, living with parents, buddies ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england
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51%
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Mapp & Lucia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: 1930s comedy drama based on EF Benson's novels, about the rivalry between two women in a quaint village.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: small town, rivalry, village, society, small town life, village life, social relations, gossip, priest, friendship, lesbian, snobbism ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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High Hopes (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Slice-of-life look at a sweet working-class couple in London, Shirley and Cyril, his mother, who's aging quickly and becoming forgetful, mum's ghastly upper-middle-class neighbors, and Cyril's pretentious sister and philandering ...
Style: touching, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: working class, liberal, couples, yuppie, family relations, realism, pregnancy, culture clash, friendship, social differences, human nature, suburban life ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 585
White Teeth (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of Zadie Smith's bestseller concerning the lives of two families from as far back as the 1800s and India to late 1990s Willesden.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, multicultural
Plot: family relations, interracial relations, opposites attract, couple relations, social decay, youth, immigrants, society, generation gap, couples, family problems, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 90s, 20s ...
Place: london, europe, england, bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
At Home with the Braithwaites (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: At Home with the Braithwaites is a British comedy-drama television series, created and written by Sally Wainwright. The storyline follows a suburban family from Leeds, whose life is turned upside down when the mother of the family wins 38 million ...
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, lottery, greed, charity, wealth, lifestyle, teenage life, couple relations, youth, family life, parents and children, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Meantime (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A working-class family in London's East End is struggling to stay afloat during the recession under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's premiership. Only the mother Mavis is working; father Frank and the couple's two sons Colin, a ...
Style: humorous, touching, gloomy, realistic, semi serious
Plot: working class, friendship, unemployment, mentally challenged, skinhead, against the odds, down on your luck, teenage life, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, racism, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, europe, england, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
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Alfie (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The film tells the story of a young man who leads a promiscuous lifestyle until several life reversals make him rethink his purposes and goals in life.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, emotional, intense ...
Plot: womanizer, playboy, abortion, promiscuity, lifestyle, self discovery, sexual relations, sex, coming of age, infidelity, morality, jazz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Scoundrels (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A family of small-time criminals try to go straight after the father is sent to prison.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: single parent, petty criminal, juvenile delinquency, going straight, family life, family relations, crimes, pretense, parents and children, business venture, dishonesty, code ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Likely Lads (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Likely Lads is a British sitcom created and written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, and produced by Dick Clement. Twenty episodes were broadcast by the BBC, in three series, between 16 December 1964 and 23 July 1966. However, only eight of ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: working class, friendship, workplace situations, buddies, workplace, society, friends, factory worker, pub, dysfunctional relationship, electrician, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: northern england, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Monarch of the Glen (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Archie MacDonald, a young restaurateur is called back to his childhood home of Glenbogle where he is told he is the new Laird of Glenbogle.
Style: witty, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: country estate, friendship, love triangle, love and romance, fish out of water, social differences, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, family relations, family problems, couples, working class ...
Time: 90s
Place: scottish highlands, scotland, europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Buddha of Suburbia (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
TV show
Story: The Buddha of Suburbia is a 1993 British four-part television serial, directed by Roger Michell. Based on the novel of the same name by Hanif Kureishi, the programme starred Naveen Andrews as the main character, Karim Amir. The programme's ...
Style: sincere, witty, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: satire, immigrants, infidelity, suburbs, nudity (full frontal - brief), hippie, punk rock, arranged marriage, actor, racism, coming of age, profanity ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Outnumbered (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Partly-improvised sitcom looking at the trials and tribulations of bringing up three young children - a regal five-year-old girl with a talent for interrogation, a seven-year-old boy who could fib for Britain and an 11-year-old who is gearing up for ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Plot: couples, parents and children, couple relations, everyday life, parenthood, family life, youth, family relations, precocious child, parenting, responsibility, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Till Death Us Do Part (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Till Death Us Do Part is a ground-breaking British sitcom that aired on BBC1 from 1965 to 1975. First airing as a Comedy Playhouse pilot, the show aired in seven series until 1975. Six years later, ITV continued the sitcom, calling it Till Death.... ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, biting, talky ...
Plot: working class, satire, racism, pub, conservative, fanatic, daughter, husband, baby, wife, eccentric family, family life ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hotel Babylon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hotel Babylon is a British television drama series based on the book of the same name by Imogen Edwards-Jones, that aired from 19 January 2006 to 14 August 2009, produced by independent production company Carnival Films for BBC One. The show ...
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, workplace romance, concierge, guest, uptight character, boss, manager, ambitious, sexual tension, workplace, vacation, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Sleepers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Amidst the thaw of glasnost, the Kremlin discovers that two Soviet agents, sent to England under deep cover in 1965, have been "lost." A beautiful and ambitious Russian agent, sent to London to track them down, becomes embroiled in a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: kgb, espionage, spy, workplace, secret agents, betrayal, undercover, chases and races, workplace intrigue, self discovery, political intrigue, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, russia, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Pete versus Life (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pete versus Life is a Channel 4 sitcom created by George Jeffrie and Bert Tyler-Moore. It stars Rafe Spall and the first episode was aired on 6 August 2010. It was recommissioned for a second series after averaging 1.6 million viewers and a young ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, surreal, not serious, captivating ...
Plot: media, soccer, disorder, lifestyle, journalist, teenage life, everyday life, family relations, society, sexual relations, singleness, failed attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
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Small Time (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follows a gang of small time crooks in an English town. Malc is in danger of losing his girlfriend Kate if he doesn't spend more time at home and the gang leader Jumbo looks like he is about to lose control.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: working class, buddies, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, gang, couples, friends, cons and scams, couple relations, heist, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 6.1
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The Details (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a family of raccoons discover worms living underneath the sod in Jeff and Nealy's backyard, this pest problem begins a darkly comic and wild chain reaction of domestic tension, infidelity and murder.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, infidelity, raccoon, lifestyle, family problems, life turned upside down, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, society, disorder, couples, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
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Educating Rita (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rita, a 26 year old Scouse hairdresser with a sharp wit, is married to her childhood sweetheart, the feckless Denny. He wants a baby, she doesn't. She wants to discover herself, so she joins the Open University. Dr. Frank Bryant Is a ...
Style: witty, touching, talky, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: working class, self discovery, couples, romance, opposites attract, society, hopes, infidelity, social differences, university, literature, professor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, dublin ireland, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Catherine Tate Show (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, best friends, workplace, society, workplace situations, british humour, profanity, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Night Bus (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The passengers on the Night Bus have many different stories -- some are lovers, some have dark secrets, some are looking for a fight, others are just trying to get through the night.
Style: sincere, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: bus, travel, on the road, social differences, working class, human nature, society, public transport, double decker bus, urban, night
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Bless Me Father (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bless Me Father is a British sitcom starring Arthur Lowe, Daniel Abineri, Gabrielle Daye, Patrick McAlinney, David Ryall, Derek Francis and Sheila Keith. It was aired on ITV from 1978 until 1981 and described the adventures of an Irish Catholic ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: religions or cults, social relations, church, suburban life, suburbs, clergy, society, catholic church, priest, catholic, british, older man younger man relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1950
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Ballykissangel (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Ballykissangel is a BBC television drama set in Ireland, produced in-house by BBC Northern Ireland. The original story revolved around a young English Roman Catholic priest as he became part of a rural community. It ran for six series, which were ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: small town, village life, pub, unlikely couple, social relations, couples, family relations, power relations, church, family problems, siblings relations, death in the family ...
Place: ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.0
 15K
Shameless (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a young group of siblings pretty much abandoned by their parents, surviving by their wits - and humor - on a rough Manchester council estate. Whilst they won't admit it, they need help and find it in Steve, a young middle class lad ...
Style: humorous, emotional, realistic, cynical, captivating ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, family problems, dysfunctional family, working class, gay teenager, siblings relations, parents and children, single father, grownups, life is a bitch, social misfits, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, northern england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%