Movies and TV shows like Eight Is Enough

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Eight Is Enough (1977)
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Eight Is Enough (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Eight Is Enough is an American television comedy-drama series that ran on ABC from March 15, 1977, until August 29, 1981. The show was modeled after syndicated newspaper columnist Thomas Braden, a real-life parent with eight children, who wrote a book with the same name.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family, parents and children, family life, love and romance, couples, teenage life, looking for love, single parent, siblings relations, couple relations, remarry, large family, widower, loss of wife, columnist
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, sacramento california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sitcom films and TV series with plots about family relations, family life, youth, parents and children, family, siblings relations and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Eight Is Enough: The Wonder Years (1988), 7th Heaven (1996), Full House (1987), Empty Nest (1988), Diff'rent Strokes (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Wonder Years (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Wonder Years is an American television comedy-drama created by Neal Marlens and Carol Black. It ran on ABC from 1988 through 1993. The pilot aired on January 31, 1988, following ABC's coverage of Super Bowl XXII. The show achieved a spot ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: childhood, childhood sweetheart, generation gap, friends, coming of age, suburbs, family relations, americana, high school, family, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
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7th Heaven (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: 7th Heaven is an American family drama television series, created and produced by Brenda Hampton. The series premiered on August 26, 1996, on The WB, the first time that the network aired Monday night programming, and was originally broadcast from ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: family relations, child's point of view, family life, parents and children, suburbs, suburban life, society, teenage love, parenthood, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Full House (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Full House is an American sitcom television series. Set in San Francisco, the show chronicles widowed father Danny Tanner, who, after the death of his wife Pam, enlists his best friend Joey Gladstone and his brother-in-law Jesse Katsopolis to help ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family, father daughter relationship, friends, friendship, single parent, family life, single father, eccentric family, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, precocious child ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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Empty Nest (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Empty Nest is an American sitcom that originally aired on NBC from 1988 to 1995. The series was created as a spin-off of The Golden Girls by creator and producer Susan Harris. For its first three seasons, Empty Nest was one of the year's top 10 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, doctor, parents and children, supportive parent, family, siblings relations, family life, pediatrician, father daughter relationship, coworker relationship, nurse, hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa
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Diff'rent Strokes (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Diff'rent Strokes is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from November 3, 1978, to May 4, 1985, and on ABC from September 27, 1985, to March 7, 1986. The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, interracial adoption, family relations, adoption, foster child, brother brother relationship, african american, family, odd couple, family life, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family, family relations, friends, society, love and romance, youth, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, suburbs, suburban life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, long island
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100%
Good Luck Charlie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Good Luck Charlie is an American television sitcom, which premiered on April 4, 2010, on Disney Channel. The series was created by Phil Baker and Drew Vaupen, who wanted to create a program that would appeal to entire families, as opposed to only ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: large family, adolescence, diary, nurse, family relations, parents and children, parenthood, family values, youth, siblings relations, family, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
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100%
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The Love Boat (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Love Boat is an American television series set on a cruise ship, which aired on the ABC Television Network from September 24, 1977, until May 24, 1986. The show starred Gavin MacLeod as the ship's captain. It was part of ABC's popular ...
Style: realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: cruise ship, ship, looking for love, love and romance, love affair, tour guide, passenger, family relations, romance, workplace, fall in love, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
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See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The story of David Hobbs, who has spent the last decade playing the perfect father on one of TV’s biggest sitcoms. But when the series ends and his wife resumes her own television career, he finds himself cast in his most challenging role to date: ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: couples, family life, couple relations, parents and children, actor's life, family relations, family, parenthood, fatherhood, father son relationship, lifestyle, humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Instant Mom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
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Story: Martini Mondays and tequila Tuesdays take a back seat to new step-motherhood when former party girl Stephanie marries Charlie, an older dad with three kids. Becoming an instant mom doesn't come with a rulebook, but it does come with a dose of ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family life, newlyweds, parents and children, family problems, couples, couple relations, stepmother stepson relationship, life turned upside down, disorder, supportive parent, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Rags to Riches (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Rags to Riches is an American musical comedy drama series that was broadcast on NBC for two seasons from 1987 to 1988. Set in the 1960s, the series tells the story of Nick Foley, a self-made millionaire who adopts five orphan girls. Each episode ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, uplifting, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: family relations, single parent, orphan, step siblings, estate, youth, coming of age, rise to the top, family, lifestyle, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, beverly hills, los angeles
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: The Partridge Family is an American television sitcom series about a widowed mother and her five children who embark on a music career. It ran from September 25, 1970, until March 23, 1974, on the ABC network as part of a Friday-night lineup, and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, youth, love and romance, family life, teenage life, showbiz, parents and children, teenage love, siblings relations, overnight success, single parent, manager ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, north carolina, california
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Moesha was an American sitcom series that aired on the UPN network from January 23, 1996 to May 14, 2001. The series stars R&B singer Brandy Norwood as Moesha Mitchell, a high school student living with her family in the Leimert Park ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Former 1960s flower children Steven and Elyse Keaton raise their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 3 min.
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Story: Elizabeth "Lizzie" Bennet is a mass communications graduate student still living at home with her parents and two sisters, the sweet, timid Jane and rebellious, party-loving Lydia. With the help of her friend Charlotte Lu, she starts a ...
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Audience: girls' night
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30%
The Brothers Garcia (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: The Brothers García is an American sitcom that premiered in 2000 on Nickelodeon and ended in 2004. It was among the first projects of Sí TV, an effort to produce programming featuring Latino characters, however being aimed at a diverse audience. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: family, family relations, teenage life, family life, youth, social relations, siblings relations, immigrants, dark secret, cultural difference, humour, kids and family ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
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Sister, Sister (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Sister, Sister is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia Mowry and Tamera Mowry. The premise of the show was that the girls were separated and adopted at birth, one to a single mother, one to a single father, and have met again ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, teen drama
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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Just Jordan (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Just Jordan is an American television sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon as a part of the network's TEENick lineup. The series debuted on January 7, 2007 and was cancelled on April 5, 2008 with 29 episodes produced.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sitcom, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, arkansas, california
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Mr. Belvedere (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Mr. Belvedere is an American sitcom that originally aired on ABC from March 15, 1985, until July 8, 1990. The series is based on the Lynn Aloysius Belvedere character created by Gwen Davenport for her 1947 novel Belvedere, which was later adapted ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, power relations, disorder, friends, workplace, family, society, master and servant, lifestyle, youth, fish out of water, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
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28%
Silver Spoons (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Silver Spoons is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 25, 1982 to May 11, 1986 and in first-run syndication from September 15, 1986 to March 4, 1987. The series was produced by Embassy Television for the first four seasons, until ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, rich and poor, family, society, youth, family relations, power relations, americana, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, man child ...
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Place: usa
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Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two of a Kind is an American sitcom that aired on ABC as part of the network's TGIF line-up, starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The show aired from September 25, 1998 to July 9, 1999. The series was produced by Griffard/Adler Productions, ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Vinnie Bassett, proprietor of a pop culture memorabilia store who only takes breaks to read comic books and play video games. His bachelor life comes to a halt when he assumes guardianship of his incredibly intelligent and mature ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Soul Man is an American sitcom that aired on ABC in 1997 that lasted two seasons and starred Dan Aykroyd. The series premiered on April 15, 1997, and was picked up for a second season of 22 episodes after only three episodes aired for the first ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
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The Brady Bunch (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When widower Mike Brady marries a lovely lady widow Carol Ann, their two families become one. These are the misadventures of this new couple, their six children, a dog named Tiger, and quirky housekeeper Alice.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: cheerleader, family, family relations, architect, suburbs, optimism, couples, step siblings, family life, couple relations, cult, suburban life ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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27%
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Us & Them (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: For the past six months, New York pharmaceutical copywriter Gavin and Pennsylvania-based printing press employee Stacey have been flirting online and finally agree to meet... with their best friends in tow for double-date safety. Stacey's ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: couples, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, romance, friends, family life, best friends, twentysomething life, buddies, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Reba (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After her dentist husband of 20 years leaves her for his dental hygienist, Reba Hart's seemingly perfect world is turned upside down.​
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: single mother, dentist, family life, couples, family problems, youth, save the day, parents and children, teenage life, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, divorced parents ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
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Our House (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Our House is an American television drama series that aired on NBC for two seasons from September 11, 1986 to May 8, 1988. The series centers on the Witherspoon family and the challenges they face adjusting to life with three generations living in ...
Style: serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, single parent, single mother, youth, family, parents and children, family life, in-laws, brother sister relationship, death of son, children, widow ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
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Blossom (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Blossom is an American sitcom broadcast on NBC from January 3, 1991, to May 22, 1995. The series was created by Don Reo, and starred Mayim Bialik as Blossom Russo, a teenager living with her father and two brothers. It was produced by Reo's ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: family relations, single parent, single father, eccentric family, youth, teenage life, family, father daughter relationship, friendship between girls, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One Day at a Time is an American situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as Ann Romano, a divorced mother who moves to Indianapolis with her two teenage daughters Julie ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: family relations, starting over, love and romance, teenage life, family life, parents and children, couples, thirtysomething life, single parent, best friends, workplace, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
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Boy Meets World (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, coming of age, family relations, school, college, friendship, teenage life, high school life, teenage love, power relations, supportive parent, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
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