Top 10 awesome shows like Oliver's Travels that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Oliver's Travels and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Giles Foster, Alan Bates and Sinéad Cusack . Here goes the list -

  1. A Bit of a Do
  2. The Beiderbecke Connection
  3. Private Schulz
  4. One Foot in the Grave
  5. Perfect Strangers
  6. The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling
  7. Neverwhere
  8. Fantasy Island
  9. Tales of the Gold Monkey
  10. The Last Detective
  1. A Bit of a Do

    A Bit of a Do

    This series was set in a fictional Yorkshire town and based on the books by David Nobbs, the creator of Reginald Perrin and Henry Pratt. Each episode took place at a different social function (a "do") and followed the changing lives of two families, the working-class Simcocks and the middle-class Rodenhursts, together with their respective friends, Rodney and Betty Sillitoe, and Neville Badger.

    This show, created by David Reynolds, David Jason and Gwen Taylor, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Comedy

  2. The Beiderbecke Connection

    The Beiderbecke Connection

    Trevor Chaplin teaches woodwork and likes to listen to jazz. Jill Chapman teaches English and wants to help save the planet. They live together and just want a quiet life. Since their last adventure in ('Beiderbecke Tapes, The (1987) (TV)'), Jill and Trevor have a child - Firstborn. Big Al asks them to put up a friend of his and, of course, they agree. But when Ivan arrives, they find he speaks no English but thinks that "Bix is cool".

    This show, created by Alan J.W. Bell, James Bolam and Barbara Flynn, scores 8.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Comedy

  3. Private Schulz

    Private Schulz

    The Time - WWII, the place - Germany. The Germans have a plan to destroy the British economy by flooding the country with forged £5 notes. Private Schultz is coerced into organizing a gang of unwilling volunteers.

    This show, created by Robert Chetwyn, Michael Elphick and Ian Richardson, scores 7.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Crime | Comedy

  4. One Foot in the Grave

    One Foot in the Grave

    Victor Meldrew is a retiree who attracts bad luck. If he's not driving his long suffering wife Margaret crazy with his constant moaning, he's fighting with neighbors.

    This show, created by Susan Belbin, Richard Wilson and Annette Crosbie, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Comedy | Drama

  5. Perfect Strangers

    Perfect Strangers

    Attending a distant family reunion reveals more than was expected.

    This show, created by Stephen Poliakoff, Michael Gambon and Lindsay Duncan, scores 7.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Comedy

  6. The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

    The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

    The life, loves and adventures of the charming rascal Tom Jones, a foundling child born of a serving wench but allowed to grow up in the privileged surroundings of Squire Allworthy's household. This position allows him to grow up with, make the acquaintance of and eventually fall in love with the beautiful daughter of his wealthy neighbour, Sophia Western. However, the path to true love rarely runs smooth and family pressure, the difference in their parentage and 18th century social custom prevent the young lovers from being together. Eventually both are forced out of their gentile, protected surroundings and into the great wide world to see what adventures real life might bring.

    This show, created by Metin Hüseyin, John Sessions and Benjamin Whitrow, scores 7.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Adventure | Drama | Comedy

  7. Neverwhere

    Neverwhere

    Richard Mayhew leads an ordinary life in London when one day a girl named Door falls, injured, across his path. The next thing he knows, his life is gone and he's pulled into the fantastical world of London Below. Pursued by the murderous Messrs. Croup and Vandemar, Door and Richard with the help of Hunter and the Marquis de Carabas, attempt to find the Angel Islington, who knows the secret behind the murder of Door's family, and possibly a way for Richard to go home.

    This show, created by Dewi Humphreys, Gary Bakewell and Laura Fraser, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Adventure | Drama | Comedy

  8. Fantasy Island

    Fantasy Island

    Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected.

    This show, created by Cliff Bole, Ricardo Montalban and Hervé Villechaize, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Comedy | Drama | Adventure

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  9. Tales of the Gold Monkey

    Tales of the Gold Monkey

    The adventures of a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot and his companions.

    This show, created by Virgil W. Vogel, Stephen Collins and Jeff MacKay, scores 8.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Adventure | Comedy

  10. The Last Detective

    The Last Detective

    "Dangerous" Davies always gets the cases no one else wants, and no one notices when he eventually succeeds. But his old-fashioned decency and dogged determination have won him legions of loyal fans.

    This show, created by David Tucker, Peter Davison and Sean Hughes, scores 7.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Crime | Comedy

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