Movies and TV shows like Friends

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Friends (1994)
 8.9
 699K
Friends (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, sitcom, not serious, talky, funny, realistic, stylized
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, group of friends, love and romance, everyday life, couple relations, looking for love, friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, roommate, twentysomething life, city life, siblings relations, couples, cafe, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship between men, best friend, friendship between women, lovers, buddies, musician, jewish, actor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa

Most similar movies to Friends

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, friendship, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, singleness and buddies mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Friends: How I Met Your Mother (2005), That '70s Show (1998), New Girl (2011), Joey (2004), The Big Bang Theory (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, sitcom, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, bar, looking for love, singleness, couple relations, womanizer, dating, architect, career, friends, lovers, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.1
 142K
That '70s Show (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Crank up the 8-track and flash back to a time when platform shoes and puka shells were all the rage in this hilarious retro-sitcom. For Eric, Kelso, Jackie, Hyde, Donna and Fez, a group of high school teens who spend most of their time hanging out ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: friendship, generation gap, couple relations, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, drugs/alcohol, teenage love, americana, first love, dating, nurse, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 172K
New Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Jessica Day is an offbeat and adorable girl in her late 20s who, after a bad breakup, moves in with three single guys. Goofy, positive, vulnerable and honest to a fault, Jess has faith in people, even when she shouldn't. Although she's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, buddy comedy, sitcom ...
Plot: friends, roommate, ex couple relations, group of friends, couple relations, optimism, singleness, young people, buddies, love and romance, dating, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 39K
Joey (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Joey is an American sitcom, a spin-off from Friends, which stars Matt LeBlanc reprising his role as Joey Tribbiani. It premiered on the NBC television network, on September 9, 2004, in the former time slot of its parent series, Thursday nights at ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: womanizer, aspiring actor, family relations, singleness, actor's life, lifestyle, friendship, fish out of water, misfit, hollywood, thirtysomething life, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, feel good, intellectual ...
Plot: scientist, friends, neighbor, friendship, geek, sarcasm, social awkwardness, intelligence, buddies, physics, roommate, prodigy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
 39K
Cougar Town (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Jules Cobb is a mom in her forties facing the often humorous challenges, pitfalls and rewards of life's next chapter. Along for the journey is her son, her ex-husband, her husband/neighbor and her friends who together make up her dysfunctional, ...
Style: humorous, light, sexual, sitcom, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: neighbor, small town life, looking for love, wine, divorce, lifestyle, middle aged, parents and children, supportive friend, ex husband ex wife relationship, dating, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Two and a Half Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A hedonistic jingle writer's free-wheeling life comes to an abrupt halt when his brother and 10-year-old nephew move into his beach-front house.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, situational comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, roommate, beach house, single parent, singleness, ex spouse, casual sex, divorce, lifestyle, parents and children, uptight character, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 29K
iCarly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: iCarly is an American teen sitcom that ran on Nickelodeon from September 8, 2007 until November 23, 2012. The series was created by Dan Schneider. It focuses on teenager Carly Shay, who creates her own web show called iCarly with her best friends ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: high school, teenage life, siblings relations, teenage girl, teenager, computers and web, friendship, internet video, show, best friends, youth, media sensation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.7
 86K
2 Broke Girls (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Comedy about the unlikely friendship that develops between two very different young women who meet waitressing at a diner in trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and form a bond over one day owning their own successful cupcake business. Only one thing ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, sitcom, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, financial problem, money raising, friendship, ambitious, best friends, workplace situations, supportive friend, working class, waitress, roommate, cupcake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Rules of Engagement (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Rules of Engagement is a comedy about the different phases of male/female relationships, as seen through the eyes of a newly engaged couple, Adam and Jennifer, a long-time married pair, Jeff and Audrey, and a single guy on the prowl, Russell. As ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, couple relations, friendship, marriage, wooing, couples, love and romance, dating, group of friends, friends, thirtysomething life, engaged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.2
 48K
Will & Grace (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Will Truman and Grace Adler are best friends living in New York, and when Grace's engagement falls apart, she moves in with Will. Together, along with their friends, they go through the trials of dating, sex, relationships and their careers, ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, feel good, stylized, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, friendship, roommate, supportive friend, best friends, love and romance, dating, looking for love, platonic, gender, singleness, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 6K
'Til Death (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: A comedy about the triumphs and tribulations of marriage and friendship from very different perspectives. It's about the funny – and sometimes annoying – things that happen between husbands, wives, parents, children, neighbors and friends ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, rage, marital problem, couples, friends, couple relations, romance, newlyweds, society, relationship problems, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 68K
Frasier (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: After many years spent at the “Cheers” bar, Frasier moves back home to Seattle to work as a radio psychiatrist after his policeman father gets shot in the hip on duty.
Style: sitcom, not serious, witty, talky, humorous ...
Plot: radio, psychiatrist, living with parents, dog, father son relationship, psychiatry, radio show, doctor, verbal byplay, sibling relationship, looking for love, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington state, manchester england, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 5K
Mixology (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: One bar. One night. Ten single people. Welcome to Mix, a high-end bar in Manhattan's trendy meatpacking district.  These are the exploits of singles, five guys and five girls, in search of love - all over the course of one night.
Style: talky, realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, looking for love, bar, love and romance, couples, buddies, urban, friends, eligible bachelor, couple relations, singleness, dating
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.8
 230K
Seinfeld (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It lasted nine seasons, and is now in syndication. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, witty, talky, humorous ...
Plot: comedian, dating, friendship, everyday life, comedy of errors, human relationship, nothing goes right, antisocial behavior, lifestyle, disorder, uptight character, neighbor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 4K
Mad Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mad Love is an American television series that aired on CBS from February 14 to May 16, 2011. The sitcom was planned as a mid-season replacement during the 2010–11 television season. On May 15, 2011, Mad Love was officially cancelled by CBS.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, looking for love, best friends, couples, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, twentysomething life, singleness, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sex and the City (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling book by Candace Bushnell, Sex and the City tells the story of four best friends, all single and in their late thirties, as they pursue their careers and talk about their sex lives, all while trying to survive the New York ...
Style: witty, stylized, sentimental, sexual, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, looking for love, sex, couple relations, best friends, sexual attraction, city life, looking for sex, sexual relations, everyday life, sexual intercourse, up and down relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
That Awkward Moment (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Best pals Jason and Daniel indulge in casual flings and revel in their carefree, unattached lives. After learning that the marriage of their friend Mikey is over, they gladly welcome him back into their circle. The three young men make a pact to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, looking for sex, male friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, romance, lifestyle, verbal byplay, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 7.7
 33K
Happy Endings (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Happy Endings is an American television sitcom that ran on ABC from April 13, 2011 to May 3, 2013. The show follows the dysfunctional adventures of six best friends living in Chicago.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, touching ...
Plot: friendship, group of friends, best friends, sibling relationship, friends, sexual tension, dating, fiance fiancee relationship, best friend, brother brother relationship, uptight character, up and down relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Saved by the Bell: The College Years (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Saved by the Bell: The College Years is a sequel to the Saved by the Bell series which ran from September 14, 1993 to February 8, 1994, lasting one season. It was the third incarnation of the franchise. It is also the only series of the franchise to ...
Style: not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, college life, friendship, lifestyle, looking for love, student life, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, coming of age, teachers and students, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Odd Couple (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, friendship, friends, dating, disorder, roommate, radio show, misfit, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, macho man, job, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 19K
Mad About You (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Mad About You is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 23, 1992 to May 24, 1999. The show stars Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt as a newly married couple in New York City. Reiser played Paul Buchman, a documentary film maker. Hunt played ...
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: marriage, verbal byplay, up and down relationship, family relations, newlyweds, youth, love and romance, romance, city life, couple relations, oldies, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 5K
My Boys (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Boys is an American television sitcom that debuted on November 28, 2006, on TBS. The show deals with a female sports columnist in Chicago, Illinois and the men in her life including her brother and her best friend. The show was canceled by TBS on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: journalism, looking for love, singleness, buddies, couples, columnist, lifestyle, best friends, newspaper, media, ex couple relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: sexy, sexual, romantic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, friends, love and romance, friendship, looking for sex, sexual activity, fall in love, lovers, sex scene, sexual attraction, love, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Sex and the City (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A New York writer on sex and love is finally getting married to her Mr. Big. But her three best girlfriends must console her after one of them inadvertently leads Mr. Big to jilt her.
Style: witty, light, romantic, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: fashion, city life, friendship, love and romance, sexual relations, family relations, couple relations, lifestyle, couples, best friends, marriage, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, los angeles, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Two Guys and a Girl is an American sitcom created by Kenny Schwartz and Danny Jacobson. It ran on ABC from March 10, 1998, to May 16, 2001. Eighty-one episodes were aired over four seasons. The series stars Ryan Reynolds, Traylor Howard and Richard ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: roommate, friendship, basketball, ordinary person, workplace situations, up and down relationship, friends, couples, looking for love, buddies, architect, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The King of Queens (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three's definitely a crowd for parcel post deliveryman Doug Heffernan (Kevin James), whose newly widowed father-in-law, Arthur (Jerry Stiller), has moved in with him and his wife, Carrie (Leah Remini). Doug's no longer the king of his ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: working class, living with parents, friendship, marital problem, workplace, family problems, family relations, friends, battle of the sexes, love and romance, everyday life, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.4
 317K
Modern Family (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan is a wonderfully large and blended family. They give us an honest and often hilarious look into the sometimes warm, sometimes twisted, embrace of the modern family.
Style: humorous, sitcom, realistic, cynical, not serious
Plot: family life, parents and children, everyday life, generation gap, marriage, couple relations, sister sister relationship, adoption, parenthood, step parent, blended family, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Somebody Up There Likes Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Thirty-five years in the life of Max, his best friend Sal and a woman they both adore, Lyla. The trio stumble through mandatory but seemingly unfulfilling entanglements, at weddings, funerals, hospitals, eateries, divorce courts and the tool shed. A ...
Style: surreal, witty, stylized, talky, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couples, buddies, farce, workplace, friends, couple relations, fall in love, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, workplace situations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Traffic Light (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Traffic Light is an American comedy television series that ran on Fox from February 8, 2011 to May 31, 2011. It is based on the Israeli TV show Ramzor, and was adapted to an American audience by Bob Fisher. The series aired Tuesdays at 9:30 pm ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, up and down relationship, friendship, buddies, supportive friend, couple relations, love and romance, thirtysomething life, singleness, couples, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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