Live Poll: Movies That Inspired TV Sitcom Plots

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Doesn't that episode reminds you of some movie?

No, I'm not talking of an umpteenth parody of An Officer and a Gentleman (1982) or another use of Psycho (1960) screeching violins, but an entire plot that is inspired by a classic movie. If you can count at least 3 sitcoms episodes based on a film (even in a loose way), they're in for the poll...

Overall, which of these movie plots that inspired sitcom episodes worked the best?

https://www.imdb.com/list/ls095704953/

https://www.imdb.com/poll/obV-o0eBapM/
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I thought there might be some 'Groundhog Day' episodes, but I can only find one.
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from what I have watched Supernatural had Mystery Spot and Doctor Who with Heaven Sent. X Files had an episode from season 6 titled Monday.
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Porridge,Bless this house, Only fools and horses.Love thy nieghbour,Callan,Downton Abbey,Miss Maple,
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#3.  Those are always funny.
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Typo:
Doesn't that episode remind you of some movie?
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You might want to reword the following:
Facing accusations two or three protagonists give two different versions of the same event
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Facing accusations two or three protagonists, each giving different versions of the same event.
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'Good one (of course, lol). I'd vote for Rashomon or Pulp Fiction episodes. 

I noticed one small typo in the intro: (edit in bold below; no "s" needed at end)

If you can count at least 3 sitcom episodes based on a film (even in a loose way), they're in for the poll...


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ElMo,

Thanks for making the edits.
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The list link won't work for me.  Funny, 'cause Ed Jones is having the same problem.
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