Movies and TV shows like Friends

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Friends (1994)
 8.9
 946K
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: girls' night, family outing, teens
Plot: friendship, everyday life, best friends, group of friends, looking for love, love and romance, couple relations, friends, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cafe, female friendship, roommate, city life, siblings relations, twentysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, friendship between men, best friend, lovers, buddies, divorce, 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 humorous, realistic, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, friendship, dating and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Friends: How I Met Your Mother (2005), The Big Bang Theory (2007), New Girl (2011), Joey (2004), That '70s Show (1998). 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, light, sexy, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, roommate, friends, looking for love, dating, group of friends, singleness, couples, couple relations, womanizer, career, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2030s, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, clever, witty, feel good ...
Plot: friends, genius, scientist, geek, sarcasm, nerd, roommate, friendship, intelligence, science, social awkwardness, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.7
 216K
New Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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: talky, feel good, buddy comedy, sitcom, light ...
Plot: friends, roommate, group of friends, ex couple relations, couple relations, love and romance, optimism, couples, lifestyle, singleness, buddies, young woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 43K
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, sexy, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, hollywood, uncle nephew relationship, aspiring actor, lifestyle, actor's life, friendship, singleness, family relations, misfit, fish out of water, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 165K
That '70s Show (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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, realistic, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage love, group of friends, couple relations, parents and children, generation gap, adolescence vs adulthood, americana, first love, cannabis, suburbs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.6
 96K
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, witty, feel good, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, money raising, friendship, ambitious, financial problem, best friends, workplace situations, diner, lifestyle change, friends, everyday life, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.8
 38K
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, friends, dating, sexual tension, breakup, fiance fiancee relationship, best friend, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 45K
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: humorous, witty, sitcom, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, looking for sex, casual sex, sexual relations, sexual humor, looking for love, lifestyle, love triangle, seduction, lovers, couple relations, boyfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 43K
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: sexy, realistic, light, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: neighbor, small town life, looking for love, middle aged, supportive friend, wine, friendship, lifestyle, love and romance, divorce, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, buddy comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: beach house, teenager, womanizer, friends, roommate, slacker, parents and children, lifestyle, silly humor, family life, eccentric family, young kid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, malibu california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 8.9
 301K
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, talky, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: everyday life, comedian, dating, friendship, comedy of errors, human relationship, antisocial behavior, nothing goes right, disorder, uptight character, lifestyle, jewish ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: sexual, sentimental, stylized, witty, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, sexual intercourse, best friends, looking for love, couple relations, sex, hot and sexy, sexual attraction, looking for sex, everyday life, city life, up and down relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dating, lifestyle, friendship, couple relations, romance, love and romance, marriage, couples, wooing, group of friends, engaged, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 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, romance, society, newlyweds, relationship problems, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.0
 43K
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, feel good, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, family relations, female protagonist, children, workplace, love and romance, society, fall in love, fish out of water, eligible bachelor, butler, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.5
 409K
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, generation gap, parents and children, everyday life, adolescence, hot and sexy, marriage, couple relations, family, eccentric family, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 8.2
 118K
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, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: small town, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, student, boyfriend, single mother, small town life, social relations, first love, lifestyle, looking for love, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: connecticut, usa, yale university, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.3
 55K
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, stylized, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, roommate, friendship, supportive friend, best friends, love and romance, dating, platonic, gender, singleness, looking for love, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, realistic, humorous, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friendship, college life, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for love, student life, lifestyle, love and romance, teachers and students, best friends, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 6K
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, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, battle of the sexes, love and romance, couples, buddies, eligible bachelor, couple relations, singleness, friends, waiter, dumped, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 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: looking for love, romance, friendship, love and romance, opposites attract, lifestyle, couple relations, thirtysomething life, twentysomething life, couples, singleness, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, sexy, stylized, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, infidelity, family life, female friendship, family relations, neighbor, social relations, couple relations, lifestyle, friends, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, three friends, relationships, male objectification, buddies, romance, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 82K
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, witty, humorous ...
Plot: radio, psychiatrist, living with parents, dog, father son relationship, doctor, verbal byplay, psychiatry, sibling relationship, uptight character, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, washington state, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 23K
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, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: newlyweds, love and romance, marriage, verbal byplay, city life, friendship, couple relations, parents and children, up and down relationship, family relations, romance, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 71K
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, roommate, ambitious, aspiring writer, female friendship, friends, best friends, flirting, actor, everyday life, sexuality, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 858
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, sincere, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, couple relations, friends, couples, dating, city life, introspection, buddies, friendship, battle of the sexes, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 7.3
 5K
My Boys (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: singleness, looking for love, journalism, lifestyle, ex couple relations, couples, buddies, newspaper, best friends, media, friends, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: friendship, roommate, basketball, twentysomething life, looking for love, workplace situations, singleness, architect, ordinary person, friends, medical school, up and down relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 3K
Marry Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, engagement, friends, family relations, everyday life, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, group of friends, friendship, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%