Movies and TV shows like Friends

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Friends (1994)
 8.9
 763K
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, sitcom, witty, not serious, talky, funny, realistic, stylized
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, everyday life, group of friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, friends, couple relations, looking for love, family relations, cafe, roommate, twentysomething life, city life, siblings relations, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, female friendship, 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 humorous, realistic, 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), Joey (2004), New Girl (2011), 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, looking for love, bar, singleness, dating, couple relations, womanizer, architect, roommate, friends, career, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, 2030s, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 8.1
 149K
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, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: friendship, generation gap, couple relations, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, drugs/alcohol, first love, teenage love, americana, suburbs, family relations, dating ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.9
 40K
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, hollywood, aspiring actor, family relations, friendship, singleness, actor's life, lifestyle, misfit, fish out of water, thirtysomething life, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 178K
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, buddy comedy, talky, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: friends, roommate, ex couple relations, group of friends, couple relations, optimism, young people, singleness, buddies, love and romance, dating, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, feel good, clever, sitcom ...
Plot: scientist, friends, neighbor, sarcasm, intelligence, friendship, social awkwardness, geek, buddies, science, roommate, physics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
 40K
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: light, humorous, sexual, sitcom, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: neighbor, small town life, wine, looking for love, middle aged, divorce, lifestyle, 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, friends, uptight character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, malibu california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
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%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 88K
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: not serious, feel good, sitcom, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, money raising, financial problem, friendship, ambitious, best friends, diner, workplace situations, supportive friend, waiter, flirting, brooklyn new york city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.2
 50K
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, stylized, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: roommate, friendship, gay, love and romance, supportive friend, best friends, dating, singleness, gender, platonic, looking for love, socialite ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 71K
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, talky, humorous, witty ...
Plot: radio, psychiatrist, living with parents, psychiatry, father son relationship, doctor, radio show, dog, verbal byplay, sibling relationship, family life, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, manchester england, washington state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.8
 242K
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, witty, talky, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: dating, friendship, comedian, everyday life, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, antisocial behavior, human relationship, uptight character, disorder, lifestyle, jewish ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 31K
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, teachers and students, artists and showbiz, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: stylized, witty, sentimental, sexual, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, looking for love, sex, best friends, couple relations, sexual attraction, city life, looking for sex, sexual relations, everyday life, sexual intercourse, up and down relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, wooing, couples, marriage, dating, group of friends, friends, thirtysomething life, engaged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.4
 329K
Modern Family (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, cynical, not serious
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family life, society, everyday life, generation gap, marriage, couple relations, adoption, parenthood, step parent, blended family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california
⇓ 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, couples, love and romance, eligible bachelor, buddies, friends, singleness, urban, waiter, fast talker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ 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: couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, friendship, looking for sex, male friendship, friendship between men, twentysomething life, three friends, relationships, male objectification, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, sexual tension, friends, dating, breakup, best friend, fiance fiancee relationship, brother brother relationship, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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: romance, friendship, opposites attract, looking for love, love and romance, couple relations, twentysomething life, singleness, best friends, lifestyle, couples, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, looking for love, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, student life, coming of age, teachers and students, best friends, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Desperate Housewives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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, dark humor, stylized, cynical, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, family relations, female friendship, suburban life, neighbor, social relations, couple relations, infidelity, investigation, friendship, lifestyle, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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, friends, friendship, dating, disorder, roommate, radio show, misfit, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, job, macho man, high maintenance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 20K
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, humorous, witty, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: newlyweds, marriage, youth, up and down relationship, family relations, verbal byplay, oldies, couple relations, city life, romance, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 823
100 Questions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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, sincere, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, couple relations, friends, couples, dating, buddies, introspection, city life, friendship, bar, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
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, romantic, sexual, witty, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: sexual relations, friends, looking for sex, love and romance, sexual activity, friendship, lovers, casual sex, fall in love, love, sex scene, young people ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 3K
Marry Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Six years ago, Annie and Jake bonded over their mutual love of nachos and they've been inseparable ever since. Now, after returning from a romantic two-week island vacation, Jake’s all set to pop the question. Before he can ask, though, Annie ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, engagement, marriage engagement, friends, everyday life, family relations, couples, thirtysomething life, love and romance, friendship, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.3
 64K
Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
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: sincere, witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong sexual content, roommate, female friendship, aspiring writer, friends, direction and purpose, best friends, ambitious, actor, homosexual, loser, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ 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, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: roommate, friendship, basketball, friends, medical school, singleness, workplace situations, twentysomething life, love and romance, lifestyle, indoor, workplace ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 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: looking for love, singleness, journalism, lifestyle, newspaper, media, best friends, ex couple relations, buddies, columnist, couples, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%