Movies and TV shows like Friends

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Friends (1994)
 8.9
 793K
Friends (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Style: feel good, humorous, sitcom, witty, not serious, talky, funny, realistic, stylized
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, everyday life, group of friends, love and romance, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends, looking for love, family relations, cafe, roommate, city life, siblings relations, twentysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, female friendship, couples, friendship between men, best friend, friendship between women, lovers, buddies, musician, jewish ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa

Most similar movies to Friends

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, friendship, lifestyle, couples, love and romance, dating and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Friends: How I Met Your Mother (2005), That '70s Show (1998), New Girl (2011), The Big Bang Theory (2007), Joey (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, dating, singleness, couple relations, looking for love, roommate, womanizer, architect, friends, group of friends, career ...
Time: 21st century, 2030s, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 8.1
 152K
That '70s Show (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: friendship, parents and children, couple relations, generation gap, drugs/alcohol, first love, americana, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, suburbs, family relations, dating ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.7
 185K
New Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, talky, buddy comedy, light, humorous ...
Plot: friends, roommate, ex couple relations, couple relations, group of friends, optimism, young people, singleness, lifestyle, buddies, love and romance, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, sitcom, witty, clever, feel good ...
Plot: scientist, friends, intelligence, sarcasm, geek, science, neighbor, friendship, nerd, social awkwardness, roommate, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 40K
Joey (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, light, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: womanizer, hollywood, aspiring actor, family relations, singleness, friendship, lifestyle, actor's life, fish out of water, misfit, thirtysomething life, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Two and a Half Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, beach house, roommate, ex spouse, singleness, single parent, ex husband, casual sex, parents and children, divorce, uptight character, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, malibu california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.7
 89K
2 Broke Girls (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: not serious, feel good, sitcom, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, money raising, financial problem, friendship, ambitious, best friends, diner, waiter, workplace situations, supportive friend, flirting, brooklyn new york city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 40K
Cougar Town (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: light, humorous, sexual, sitcom, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: neighbor, small town life, looking for love, wine, middle aged, divorce, lifestyle, parents and children, supportive friend, ex husband ex wife relationship, parenthood, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 6K
'Til Death (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, rage, marital problem, friends, couples, couple relations, newlyweds, romance, society, relationship problems, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 50K
Will & Grace (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, feel good, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, roommate, friendship, best friends, love and romance, supportive friend, dating, gender, platonic, singleness, looking for love, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.8
 249K
Seinfeld (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, humorous, witty, not serious, talky ...
Plot: everyday life, comedian, dating, friendship, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, human relationship, antisocial behavior, uptight character, disorder, lifestyle, neighbor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.0
 72K
Frasier (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, talky, humorous, witty ...
Plot: radio, psychiatrist, living with parents, father son relationship, doctor, radio show, dog, verbal byplay, psychiatry, sibling relationship, love and romance, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, manchester england, washington state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sex and the City (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sentimental, witty, stylized, sexual, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, best friends, looking for love, sexual attraction, couple relations, city life, sex, sexual intercourse, looking for sex, everyday life, up and down relationship, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 32K
iCarly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, friendship, teenage life, siblings relations, teenage girl, friends, teenager, computers and web, internet video, show, power relations, overbearing parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Rules of Engagement (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, marriage, couples, wooing, dating, group of friends, singleness, thirtysomething life, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.9
 37K
The Nanny (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Fran, fresh out of her job as a bridal consultant in her boyfriend’s shop, first appears on the doorstep of Broadway producer Maxwell Sheffield peddling cosmetics, and quickly stumbled upon the opportunity to become The Nanny for his three ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, children, female protagonist, family relations, eligible bachelor, fall in love, fish out of water, couple relations, society, workplace, love and romance, butler ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 5K
Mixology (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, looking for love, bar, couples, love and romance, couple relations, singleness, urban, friends, dumped, fast talker, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, chick flick, teens
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, friendship, looking for sex, friendship between men, male friendship, twentysomething life, three friends, relationships, male objectification, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.6
 4K
Mad Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, looking for love, opposites attract, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, twentysomething life, couples, best friends, singleness, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 34K
Happy Endings (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, lifestyle, best friends, sibling relationship, dating, sexual tension, friends, breakup, fiance fiancee relationship, best friend, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.4
 344K
Modern Family (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, cynical, not serious
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family life, everyday life, generation gap, marriage, couple relations, society, adoption, step parent, blended family, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.5
 42K
Coupling (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Coupling is a British television sitcom written by Steven Moffat that aired on BBC2 from May 2000 to June 2004. Produced by Hartswood Films for the BBC, the show centres on the dating and sexual adventures and mishaps of six friends in their ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: casual sex, looking for sex, couples, looking for love, sexual relations, boyfriend, sexual humor, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love triangle, couple relations, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
You're the Worst (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Narcissistic, brash, and self-destructive Jimmy thinks all relationships are doomed. Cynical, people-pleasing, and stubborn Gretchen knows that relationships aren't for her. So when they meet at a wedding, it's only natural that the two of ...
Style: realistic, sitcom, humorous, light, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sexual activity, love hate relationship, couple relations, best friends, infidelity, doubts and hesitations, love and romance, couples, depression, cynic, self destructing, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Saved by the Bell: The College Years (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, realistic, sitcom
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, college life, friendship, looking for love, student life, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, lifestyle, coming of age, teachers and students, best friends, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Odd Couple (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, misfit, radio show, job, macho man, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 21K
Mad About You (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: newlyweds, marriage, oldies, city life, friendship, family relations, up and down relationship, verbal byplay, parents and children, couple relations, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Desperate Housewives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. ...
Style: witty, twists and turns, dark humor, cynical, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, female friendship, neighbor, infidelity, family relations, social relations, couple relations, family life, friendship, lifestyle, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 7.3
 64K
Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: The assorted humiliations, disasters and rare triumphs of four very different twenty-something girls: Hannah, an aspiring writer; Marnie, an art gallery assistant and cousins Jessa and Shoshanna.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: roommate, strong sexual content, female friendship, aspiring writer, friends, ambitious, actor, best friends, lifestyle, city life, twentysomething life, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 825
100 Questions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
TV show
Story: 100 Questions is an American situation comedy series which premiered on NBC on May 27, 2010. In May 2009 the network announced that the show would debut midseason in March 2010 on Tuesday nights at 9:30 pm, after NBC's coverage of the 2010 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, couples, couple relations, friends, dating, buddies, city life, introspection, friendship, indoor, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: basketball, roommate, friendship, looking for love, twentysomething life, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, buddies, couples, friends, ordinary person ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%