Movies and TV shows like Friends

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Friends (1994)
 8.9
 844K
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, everyday life, best friends, looking for love, group of friends, love and romance, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends, family relations, cafe, female friendship, roommate, city life, siblings relations, couples, twentysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship between men, best friend, friendship between women, lovers, buddies, musician, jewish ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa

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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, lifestyle, friendship, love and romance, couples, 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), The Big Bang Theory (2007), Joey (2004), New Girl (2011). 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, sitcom, witty, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, dating, group of friends, looking for love, womanizer, singleness, friends, couple relations, bar, roommate, party, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2030s, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.1
 156K
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, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, family relations, group of friends, parents and children, couple relations, generation gap, first love, drugs/alcohol, americana, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, cannabis ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: sitcom, humorous, intellectual, witty, feel good ...
Plot: friends, geek, scientist, sarcasm, genius, nerd, science, neighbor, intelligence, friendship, social awkwardness, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 41K
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, hollywood, uncle nephew relationship, aspiring actor, singleness, actor's life, lifestyle, family relations, friendship, misfit, thirtysomething life, fish out of water ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.7
 197K
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, buddy comedy, light, talky, humorous ...
Plot: friends, roommate, couple relations, ex couple relations, group of friends, love and romance, optimism, young people, couples, lifestyle, singleness, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.6
 91K
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, witty, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: money raising, female friendship, friendship, financial problem, ambitious, diner, best friends, workplace situations, lifestyle change, friends, everyday life, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.0
 41K
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: realistic, light, humorous, sexy, not serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: neighbor, looking for love, wine, small town life, middle aged, love and romance, divorce, friendship, lifestyle, parents and children, singleness, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, rage, marital problem, couples, friends, couple relations, romance, society, newlyweds, relationship problems, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: witty, sentimental, stylized, sexual, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, best friends, couple relations, looking for love, sex, sexual intercourse, sexual attraction, looking for sex, everyday life, city life, up and down relationship, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, realistic, not serious, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: beach house, womanizer, divorced divorcee, roommate, slacker, ex spouse, sarcasm, parents and children, singleness, lifestyle, friends, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, malibu california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 8.5
 43K
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, lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.8
 259K
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, talky, not serious ...
Plot: everyday life, comedian, dating, friendship, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, human relationship, antisocial behavior, disorder, uptight character, lifestyle, jewish ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
 38K
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, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, family relations, children, female protagonist, eligible bachelor, love and romance, society, workplace, fall in love, fish out of water, butler, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 368K
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, family life, marriage, everyday life, generation gap, parents and children, blended family, adolescence, hot and sexy, couple relations, mother daughter relationship, gay father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, marriage, couples, love and romance, wooing, dating, group of friends, singleness, engaged, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.2
 51K
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, singleness, looking for love, platonic, gender, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 75K
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, humorous, witty, talky ...
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, 2000s, 1990s, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, manchester england, washington state, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 34K
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: sitcom, feel good, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: high school, friendship, teenager, teenage girl, teenage life, siblings relations, friends, computers and web, internet video, family, best friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 8.1
 103K
Gilmore Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the charming town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, the series follows the captivating lives of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a mother/daughter pair who have a relationship most people only dream of.
Style: feel good, talky, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: small town, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, boyfriend, single mother, best friends, small town life, student, social relations, lifestyle, looking for love, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: connecticut, usa, yale university, new england
⇓ 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, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, battle of the sexes, couples, love and romance, eligible bachelor, couple relations, buddies, singleness, urban, dumped, waiter, fast talker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: realistic, humorous, not serious, sitcom, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, friendship, love and romance, opposites attract, lifestyle, singleness, twentysomething life, couples, couple relations, best friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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, love and romance, couple relations, friendship between men, friendship, looking for sex, male friendship, three friends, relationships, male objectification, buddies, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, stylized, cynical, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, neighbor, suburban life, female friendship, infidelity, couple relations, social relations, family life, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.7
 35K
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, sexual tension, dating, friends, breakup, fiance fiancee relationship, best friend, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: fashion, friends, love and romance, city life, friendship, lifestyle, couple relations, sexual relations, family relations, urban, best friends, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: newlyweds, marriage, family relations, up and down relationship, city life, oldies, verbal byplay, youth, love and romance, romance, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 4K
Girlfriends (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN's successor network, The CW, before being cancelled in 2008. The final episode aired on February 11, 2008. When Girlfriends returned ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, female friendship, best friends, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, eligible bachelor, up and down relationship, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ 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: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, friendship, college life, looking for love, student life, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, teachers and students, best friends, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 66K
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: realistic, witty, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong sexual content, female friendship, roommate, aspiring writer, friends, ambitious, actor, best friends, lifestyle, sexuality, everyday life, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 2K
Rhoda (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired 109 episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which Harper between the years 1970 and 1974 had played the role ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: college graduate, stewardess, siblings relations, city life, parents and children, couple relations, urban, singleness, protective parent, family relations, leaving home, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%