British humour movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant british humour movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom, not serious, semi serious and witty films and TV shows about / with british humour, disorder, friends, friendship, workplace, family relations, workplace situations, satire, farce and buddies plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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british humour movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as british humour: The End of the F***ing World (2017), Death in Paradise (2011), Agatha Raisin (2014), The Thin Blue Line (1995), Detectorists (2014), Mr. Bean (1990), Mum (2016), The Inbetweeners (2008), The Thick of It (2005), Bluestone 42 (2013).

List of british humour movies

The End of the F***ing World (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a darkly comedic road trip in search of her real father.
Style: ironic, tragicomedy, dark humor, road movie, slang
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: road trip, teenager, underage, psycho, murder, teenage love, british humour, search for father, police investigation, psychopath, sexual abuse, looking for sex ...
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Death in Paradise (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Inspector Richard Poole is transferred to Sainte Marie, an island in the Caribbean. Totally unsuited to the Caribbean way of life, Richard hates the sun, sea and sand and isn't used to the Sainte Marie style of policing. Working with ...
Style: realistic, stylized, semi serious, touching, captivating
Plot: island, police detective, police investigation, crimes, lifestyle change, multiple suspects, law enforcement, british humour, coworker, new job, whodunit, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean
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Agatha Raisin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Burnt out on office politics, Agatha Raisin retires early to a picturesque village in the Cotswolds and soon finds a second career as an amateur detective investigating mischief, mayhem, and murder in her deceptively quaint town.
Style: captivating, emotional, witty, feel good, ironic
Plot: female detective, british humour, amateur detective, mystery, crime, crimes, murder, suburbs, unfaithful husband, countryside, murder mystery, village
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The Thin Blue Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Thin Blue Line is a British sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson set in a police station that ran for two series on the BBC from 1995 to 1996. It was written by Ben Elton.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police station, british humour, police, sergeant, goofy hero, partners against crime, working undercover, incompetent police, workplace, crime, nothing goes right, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, europe, britain
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 8.6
 11K
Detectorists (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: metal detector, treasure hunt, british humour, obsessive quest, buddies, partners, odd couple, escapades, search, weirdo, treasure hunter, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
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 8.5
 102K
Mr. Bean (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mr Bean turns simple everyday tasks into chaotic situations and will leave you in stitches as he creates havoc wherever he goes.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, farce, odd, weirdo, british humour, goofy hero, nothing goes right, problem solving, fish out of water, socially awkward, comedy of errors, stupidity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe
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 8.2
 2K
Mum (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about a mother at a milestone in her life. We follow her and her family through a year of new beginnings as she rebuilds her life following the death of her husband. Mum is joined by her supportive life-long friend Michael. Through a year ...
Style: sitcom, light, humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: mother, death of husband, family, british humour, brother sister relationship, eccentric family, love and romance, mother son relationship, new life, female protagonist, bereavement, widow ...
Time: 2010s
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The Inbetweeners (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to a world of futile crushes, sibling brawls, getting drunk too quickly and casting constant aspersions about your friends' sexuality.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, looking for sex, high school, innocence lost, youth, friendship, bully, sexual humor, lifestyle, loss of virginity, popularity, social problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: politics, satire, state affairs, workplace, workplace situations, political intrigue, government official, politician, society, political satire, stupidity, british humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
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 8.0
 2K
Bluestone 42 (2013)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bluestone 42 is a comedy drama about a British bomb disposal detachment in Afghanistan. So what’s the average working day for a hero? Make your keen young colleague deal with the boring paperwork? Wind up your fellow employees? Flirt with the new ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom
Plot: bomb, military, army, military life, life risking, commander, squad, british humour, soldier, sergeant, young people, verbal byplay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, middle east
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Last of the Summer Wine (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Unencumbered by wives, jobs or any other responsibilities, three senior citizens who've never really grown up explore their world in the Yorkshire Dales. They spend their days speculating about their fellow townsfolk and thinking up adventures ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: countryside, friendship, elderly, small town, village, golden years, friends, social relations, english countryside, retirement, british humour, trio ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 90s, 70s, contemporary ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, england
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 7.6
 2K
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, light, captivating ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, kitchen, british humour, restaurant, friendship, rivalry, society, waiter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Still Open All Hours (2013)
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, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: store, workplace situations, family relations, workplace, parents and children, british humour, family business, friendship, grocery store, salesman, customer, shopkeeper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
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The Mighty Boosh (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mighty Boosh is a British comedy television show created by Julian Barratt, Noel Fielding and others. The Mighty Boosh is a comic fantasy containing humour and pop-culture references. Episodes often featured elaborate musical numbers in ...
Style: surreal, humorous, exciting, not serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: absurdism, surrealism, zoo, comedy team, absurd humor, imaginary, boss, hip hop, friendship, musician, counterculture, weirdo ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, london
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 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, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, social misfits, grownups ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, northern england, europe, manchester
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The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The fictional world of Royston Vasey is facing apocalypse and the only way to avert disaster is for our nightmarish cast of characters to find a way into the real world and confront their creators. From present day Soho to the fictional film world ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, futuristic, surreal ...
Plot: good versus evil, apocalypse, danger, parallel world, farce, village life, time travel, village, breaking the fourth wall, british humour, husband wife relationship, end of the world ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, london
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Carry on Cruising (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captain Crowther's lot is not a happy one! Five of his crew have to be replaced and at such short notice before the voyage begins there isn't much to choose from. Not only does he get the five most incompetent shipmates ever to sail the ...
Style: not serious, entertaining, melancholic, light, humorous ...
Plot: ship, cruise ship, sea, escapades, cruise, parody, goofy hero, romance, boss and employee, workplace situations, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: mediterranean sea
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Harry Hill's TV Burp (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Harry Hill's TV Burp is a British television comedy programme that ran for 11 years from 2001 to 2012. It was produced by Avalon Television for ITV and hosted by comedian Harry Hill. The show presents a look at the week's television, ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: media satire, tv show, entertainment, british humour, archive footage, satire, studio, media
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Nathan Barley (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Nathan Barley is a Channel 4 sitcom written by Charlie Brooker and Chris Morris, starring Nicholas Burns, Julian Barratt, Charlie Condou and Claire Keelan. The series of six weekly episodes began broadcasting on 11 February 2005 on Channel 4. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: media satire, goofy hero, lifestyle, parody, stupidity, disorder, journalist, satire, media, british humour, dimwit, journal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
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 8.3
 1K
Mongrels (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mongrels, formerly known under the working titles of We Are Mongrels and The Un-Natural World, is a British puppet-based situation comedy series first broadcast on BBC Three between 22 June and 10 August 2010, with a making-of documentary entitled ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, stylized ...
Plot: puppet, vulgarity, swearing, buddies, animal life, friends, cat, bar, dog, bird, disorder, birds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, usa, europe, london
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 8.5
 12K
Inside No. 9 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An anthology of darkly comic twisted tales, each one taking place behind a door marked 'number 9'.
Style: anthology, surreal, semi serious, humorous, dark humor ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, under the surface, surprising revelation, odd, haunted house, british humour, indoor, teacher, surrealism
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london
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 7.2
 8K
Cuckoo (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cuckoo is every parent's worst nightmare - a slacker full of outlandish, New Age ideas. Ken is the over-protective father of a girl who's impulsively married an American hippie on her gap year.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, feel good ...
Plot: hippie, family disapproval, culture clash, slacker, disorder, couple relations, newlyweds, misfit, family relations, parents and children, couples, meet the parents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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 7.9
 3K
Spy (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, government agency, fellow agent, double life, family relations, disorder, boss, undercover, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
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 7.6
 1K
Clatterford (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jam & Jerusalem is a British sit-com that aired on BBC One from 2006 to 2009. Written by Jennifer Saunders and Abigail Wilson, it starred Sue Johnston, Jennifer Saunders, Pauline McLynn, Dawn French, Maggie Steed, David Mitchell, and Sally ...
Style: witty, uplifting, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, family relations, village, village life, friends, strong female presence, family life, gender, best friends, social relations, british, english countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, britain
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Twenty Twelve (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: satire, workplace situations, power relations, disorder, secretary, boss and employee, nothing goes right, team, olympics, british humour, boss, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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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, cynical ...
Plot: comedian, lifestyle, youth, working class, workplace situations, social misfits, workplace, best friends, society, british humour, impersonating, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
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Friday Night Dinner (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Two siblings share their Friday night dinners at their parents home and, somehow, something always goes wrong.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, nostalgic
Plot: family relations, family dinner, eccentric family, comedy of errors, parents and children, social awkwardness, disorder, marriage, middle aged, family gatherings, couple relations, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, europe
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Phoenix Nights (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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, ambition, workplace situations, boss and employee, disability, workplace problem, bar, british humour, partners, blind ambition, owner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: northern england, england
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 7.1
 337
Up the Women (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 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, semi serious, captivating, humorous, realistic
Plot: idealism, friendship, against the odds, fighting the system, society, hopes, battle of the sexes, injustice, feminism, small town, gender, british humour ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: england, europe
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 8.1
 16K
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, buddies, down on your luck, sexually transmitted disease, disorder, farce, british humour, sex, silly humor, twentysomething life, friends, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, glasgow scotland
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