Movies and TV shows like Home Improvement

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Home Improvement (1991)
 7.2
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Home Improvement (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Home Improvement is an American television sitcom starring Tim Allen, that aired from September 17, 1991 to May 25, 1999. The show was created by Matt Williams, Carmen Finestra and David McFadzean. In the 1990s, it was one of the most watched sitcoms in the American market, winning many awards. The series launched Tim Allen's acting career and also was the start of the television career of Pamela Anderson, who was part of the recurring cast for the first two seasons.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: sitcom, friendship, handyman, youth, friends, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, family life, battle of the sexes, ordinary person, couples, lifestyle, marital problem, disorder, siblings relations, workplace, thanksgiving, suburbs, family, house, neighbor neighbor relationship, marriage, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan

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Most similar movies to Home Improvement

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and semi serious films and TV series with plots about sitcom, family relations, family life, parents and children, family, youth and siblings relations mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Home Improvement: The Bill Engvall Show (2007), Growing Pains (1985), Mr. Belvedere (1985), The Jeff Foxworthy Show (1995), Family Ties (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Bill Engvall Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Bill Engvall Show is a sitcom which ran on TBS from July 17, 2007 to September 5, 2009. The series starred comedian Bill Engvall and was written and created by Engvall and Michael Leeson. The series was canceled on September 25, 2009. On June ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, suburban life, parents and children, couple relations, friends, family relations, teenage life, couples, family life, suburbs, youth, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 12K
Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, society, youth, friends, family life, teenage life, suburbs, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Mr. Belvedere (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mr. Belvedere is an American sitcom that originally aired on ABC from March 15, 1985, until July 8, 1990. The series is based on the Lynn Aloysius Belvedere character created by Gwen Davenport for her 1947 novel Belvedere, which was later adapted ...
Style: touching, realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family relations, workplace situations, family, parents and children, siblings relations, suburban life, master and servant, power relations, friends, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Jeff Foxworthy Show (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Air conditioning repair man Jeff finds himself a fish out of water living in Indiana with his Southern ways and humor. Eventually he takes his family back to Georgia and reconnects with his eccentric relations.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, youth, family, parents and children, family relations, eccentric family, disorder, family life, television flop, short lived
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 14K
Family Ties (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Former 1960s flower children Steven and Elyse Keaton raise their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, republican, family, liberal, culture clash, suburban life, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, family relations, siblings relations, suburbs, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, neurotic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, sitcom, anger, parents and children, family relations, teenage life, eccentric family, prodigy, youth, uptight character, suburban life, social satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.3
 963
See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The story of David Hobbs, who has spent the last decade playing the perfect father on one of TV’s biggest sitcoms. But when the series ends and his wife resumes her own television career, he finds himself cast in his most challenging role to date: ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, family, couple relations, parents and children, family life, couples, family relations, actor's life, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, teenage life, youth
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 11K
Step by Step (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Step by Step is an American television sitcom that starred Patrick Duffy and Suzanne Somers as two single parents, who spontaneously get married after meeting one another during a vacation, resulting in them becoming the heads of a large blended ...
Style: witty, sincere, not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, sexism, family, couple relations, siblings relations, suburban life, step siblings, parents and children, remarry, suburbs, couples, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 29K
The Cosby Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Cosby Show is an American television situation comedy starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992. The show focuses on the Huxtable family, an upper middle-class African-American family ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, teenage life, couples, family values, family life, youth, lifestyle, society, siblings relations, family relations, couple relations, family ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Laverne & Shirley (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Laverne & Shirley is an American television sitcom that ran on ABC from January 27, 1976 to May 10, 1983. It starred Penny Marshall as Laverne De Fazio and Cindy Williams as Shirley Feeney, single roommates who worked as bottlecappers in a ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: sitcom, friendship, retro, boss and employee, looking for love, couples, coping, suburbs, lifestyle, feminism, starting over, working class ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: working class, sitcom, living with parents, friendship, marital problem, family problems, workplace, family relations, friends, love and romance, battle of the sexes, everyday life ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 3K
My Two Dads (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Two Dads is an American sitcom that starred Staci Keanan, Paul Reiser and Greg Evigan. It aired on NBC from 1987 to 1990 and was produced by Michael Jacobs Productions in association with Tri-Star Television and distributed by TeleVentures.
Style: feel good, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, single father, family life, family, friends, family relations, parents and children, friendship, buddies, partners, odd couple, custody ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Brady Bunch (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When widower Mike Brady marries a lovely lady widow Carol Ann, their two families become one. These are the misadventures of this new couple, their six children, a dog named Tiger, and quirky housekeeper Alice.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, architect, cheerleader, sitcom, suburbs, family life, teenage life, couples, coming of age, youth, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.5
 14K
Happy Days (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Happy Days is an American television sitcom that aired first-run from January 15, 1974 to September 24, 1984 on ABC. Created by Garry Marshall, the series presents an idealized vision of life in the mid-1950s to mid-1960s United States. The series ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, basketball, retro, friendship, lifestyle, society, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, music, friends, family ...
Time: 1950s, 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: wisconsin, usa, milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Everybody Loves Raymond is an American television sitcom starring Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Doris Roberts, and Peter Boyle. It originally ran on CBS from September 13, 1996, to May 16, 2005. Many of the situations from the show are ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, overbearing parent, parents and children, family values, family life, eccentric family, family tradition, siblings relations, couple relations, in-laws, marital problem, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
My Brother and Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Brother and Me is a sitcom on Nickelodeon that premiered on October 15, 1994, and ran until February 2, 1995. The show is about a family living in the West Side of Charlotte, North Carolina, who experience the highs and lows of everyday life. ...
Style: offbeat, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, african american, siblings relations, family relations, friends, youth, black family, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, best friend ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Dick Van Dyke Show is an American television sitcom that initially aired on CBS from October 3, 1961, until June 1, 1966. The show was created by Carl Reiner and starred Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam and Mary Tyler Moore. It ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: sitcom, producer, tv show, housewife, dentist, workplace, staff, writer's life, family relations, ambition, responsibility, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.6
 22K
Family Matters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A long-running dramedy centering on the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family living in Chicago, and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. A spin-off of Perfect Strangers.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, social relations, suburban life, suburbs, family life, disorder, youth, lifestyle, siblings relations, goofy hero, parents and children, family ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 31K
Drake & Josh (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Drake & Josh is an American television sitcom created by Dan Schneider for Nickelodeon. The series follows the lives of two teenage boys with opposing personalities, Drake Parker and Josh Nichols, who become stepbrothers. Both actors had played ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, teenage life, siblings relations, lifestyle, family relations, prank, unlikely partners, step siblings, manipulations, adolescence vs adulthood, deal, parents and children ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Silver Spoons (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Silver Spoons is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 25, 1982 to May 11, 1986 and in first-run syndication from September 15, 1986 to March 4, 1987. The series was produced by Embassy Television for the first four seasons, until ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, coming of age, rich and poor, society, parents and children, family relations, family, siblings relations, youth, family life, americana, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.6
 2K
Empty Nest (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Empty Nest is an American sitcom that originally aired on NBC from 1988 to 1995. The series was created as a spin-off of The Golden Girls by creator and producer Susan Harris. For its first three seasons, Empty Nest was one of the year's top 10 ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, doctor, coworker relationship, supportive parent, parents and children, family life, family relations, siblings relations, father daughter relationship, nurse, hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Sister, Sister (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sister, Sister is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia Mowry and Tamera Mowry. The premise of the show was that the girls were separated and adopted at birth, one to a single mother, one to a single father, and have met again ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, twins, parents and children, family relations, high school life, teenage life, student life, college, high school, eccentric family, family life, college life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
 206
Soul Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Soul Man is an American sitcom that aired on ABC in 1997 that lasted two seasons and starred Dan Aykroyd. The series premiered on April 15, 1997, and was picked up for a second season of 22 episodes after only three episodes aired for the first ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, clergy, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, family life, eccentric family, social relations, single parent, youth, church
Time: 90s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 48K
Full House (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Full House is an American sitcom television series. Set in San Francisco, the show chronicles widowed father Danny Tanner, who, after the death of his wife Pam, enlists his best friend Joey Gladstone and his brother-in-law Jesse Katsopolis to help ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, friends, friendship, family life, single parent, single father, youth, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.2
 123
Pauly (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pauly, a.k.a. The Pauly Shore Show, was a comedy television series on FOX in 1997, starring Pauly Shore. It was cancelled after five episodes, leaving two episodes unaired.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, uninvited guest, couple relations, parent getting married, parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, family life, couples, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Cousin Skeeter (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cousin Skeeter is an American children's television show, which ran on Nickelodeon from 1998 to 2001. It starred Robert Ri'chard as Bobby, a young boy whose life changed when his strange cousin Skeeter came to live with his family. With ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: buddies, odd couple, sitcom, friendship, youth, family, family relations, puppets, nothing goes right, parents and children, friends, getting along ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.0
 2K
The Parkers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, touching
Plot: college, sitcom, college dropout, social relations, supportive parent, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, student life, friends, youth, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: campus, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.5
 2K
Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, based on british tv series
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, elderly, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, family, lifestyle, unemployment, retiring, aging, family life, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Are We There Yet? opens where the popular film of the same name left off, with Nick and Suzanne newly married. After six months, their family is beginning to show growing pains, from the complexities of life as newlyweds to weathering the storm of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, newlyweds, ex athlete, family life, blended family, black family, couples, youth, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 626
Instant Mom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Martini Mondays and tequila Tuesdays take a back seat to new step-motherhood when former party girl Stephanie marries Charlie, an older dad with three kids. Becoming an instant mom doesn't come with a rulebook, but it does come with a dose of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, in-laws, life turned upside down, family relations, newlyweds, supportive parent, disorder, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%