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Looking for some shows like The Good Place? Given its uniquely dark premise, that nevertheless manages to be humorous, it's hard to imagine programs with a similar vibe to the unexpected hit. However, while nothing is quite like such a spectacularly quirky show, there are plenty of programs that capture the overall vibe of The Good Place. Shows and movies like The Good Place often employ an unconventional premise, make use of dark humor, and touch on aspects of life, death, and the afterlife. What should you watch after The Good Place? Read this list to find out! 

What movies and TV shows are great recommendations for The Good Place fans? Classic comedy Defending Your Life finds a newly deceased person navigating life after death. Albert Brooks wrote, directed, and starred in this 1991 romantic comedy. It's a Wonderful Life is another good movie that fans of The Good Life may enjoy. When it comes to TV shows like The Good Place, it doesn't get much better than Pushing Daisies. Other good projects featured on this The Good Place recommendations list include What Dreams May Come, The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and Arrested Development. 

Which movies and TV shows do you think are the best? Give your favorites a thumbs up and please add any good options we may have missed.

Defending Your Life is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love The Good Place
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Defending Your Life


Defending Your Life is a 1991 romantic comedy-fantasy film about a man who dies and arrives in the afterlife only to find that he must stand trial and justify his lifelong fears in order to advance to the next phase of life; or be sent back to earth to do it again. The film was written, directed by, ...more

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Pushing Daisies is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love The Good Place
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Pushing Daisies


Pushing Daisies is an American fantasy comedy-drama television series created by Bryan Fuller that aired on ABC from October 3, 2007, to June 13, 2009. The series stars Lee Pace as Ned, a pie-maker with the ability to bring dead things back to life with his touch, an ability that comes with ...more

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Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love The Good Place
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Parks and Recreation is an American television sitcom starring Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope, a perky, mid-level bureaucrat in the parks department of Pawnee, a fictional town in Indiana. Created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur, the series aired on NBC from April 9, 2009 to February 24, 2015 for 125 ...more

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#29 on The Greatest Sitcoms in Television History

#31 on The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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Cheers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Movies & TV Shows to Watch If You Love The Good Place
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Cheers


Cheers is an American sitcom that ran for eleven seasons between 1982 and 1993. The show was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for NBC and created by the team of James Burrows, Glen Charles, and Les Charles. The show is set in a bar ...more

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#6 on The Most Important TV Sitcoms

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#50 on The Greatest Sitcoms of the 1990s, Ranked

#5 on Shows with the Best Freakin' Series Finales of All Time

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