Movies and TV shows like Sex and the City

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Sex and the City (1998)
 7.1
 92K
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 social scene. 
Style: sexual, erotic, witty, talky, stylized, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sex, looking for sex, best friends, couple relations, sexual relations, casual sex, looking for love, city life, writer's life, everyday life, sexual dysfunction, up and down relationship, sexual exploration, sexual tension, ex couple relations, supportive friend, sexual attraction, sexual activity, love and romance, singleness, female friendship, urban, battle of the sexes, strong sexual content, love ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa

Most similar movies to Sex and the City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about couples, love and romance, couple relations, friends, friendship, lifestyle and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sex and the City: Desperate Housewives (2004), Gossip Girl (2007), Friends (1994), Girls (2012), How I Met Your Mother (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, humorous, romantic, erotic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: fashion, city life, sexual relations, love and romance, friendship, best friends, couple relations, family relations, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, sexual, dark humor, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, secret, couple relations, neighbor, family relations, investigation, infidelity, social relations, lifestyle, friendship, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 133K
Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, talky, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, date night
Plot: popularity, teenage love, youth, love triangle, school, gossip and rumors, friends, betrayal, lifestyle, high school, high school life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Sex and the City 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Carrie, Charlotte, and Miranda are all married now, but they're still up for a little fun in the sun. When Samantha gets the chance to visit one of the most extravagant vacation destinations on the planet and offers to bring them all along, ...
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fashion, friendship, culture clash, romance, best friends, strong sexual content, shopping, couple relations, travel, vacation, sexual relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1986, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: manhattan, new york city, new york, middle east, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.9
 613K
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, witty, not serious, talky ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, sitcom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, family relations, love and romance, group of friends, everyday life, friends, twentysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.3
 59K
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: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, aspiring writer, roommate, dating, strong sexual content, best friends, city life, young woman, new yorker, adolescence, friendship, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, sexual, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, friendship, bar, singleness, womanizer, urban, couple relations, sitcom, lovers, party, dating, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 39K
Coupling (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, casual sex, couples, looking for love, battle of the sexes, sex, sitcom, bar, love and romance, verbal byplay, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 20K
Devious Maids (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series centers on four Latina maids working in the homes of Beverly Hills’ wealthiest and most powerful families, and a newcomer who made it personal after a maid was murdered and determined to uncover the truth behind her demise, and in the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, enigmatic, entertaining
Plot: maid, secret, couple relations, latinx lead, female protagonist, female friendship, secrets, betrayal, deception, murder, love, adultery ...
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Co-Ed Confidential (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Co-Ed Confidential is a softcore pornographic cable program that is Cinemax's erotic remake of National Lampoon's Animal House, it is shown on Cinemax After Dark. The series made its premiere in 2007 and has currently had four seasons and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, erotic, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: college, couple relations, looking for sex, wooing, college life, student life, youth, couples, disorder, love and romance, college graduate, erotica ...
Time: contemporary
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: sexual, witty, sexy, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, friends, looking for sex, love and romance, friendship, fall in love, sexual attraction, sexual activity, urban, lovers, sexual tension, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Lipstick Jungle (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lipstick Jungle is an American comedy-drama television series created by DeAnn Heline and Eileen Heisler for NBC Universal Television Studio. The hour-long series was based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Candace Bushnell, who also ...
Style: talky, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: friends, rivalry, friendship, family life, ambition, urban, thirtysomething life, office, city life, workplace, best friends, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 30K
Shortbus (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of New Yorkers caught up in their milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. The characters converge in a weekly Brooklyn social/artistic/sexual salon "Shortbus", loosely ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, realistic, clever, stylized ...
Plot: sexual relations, gays and lesbians, erection, drugs/alcohol, self discovery, strong sexual content, gender, love and romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 32K
Masters of Sex (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: William Masters and Virginia Johnson are real-life pioneers of the science of human sexuality. Their research touched off the sexual revolution and took them from a midwestern teaching hospital to the cover of Time magazine and multiple appearances ...
Style: sexual, stylized, sexy, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: strong sexual content, sexuality, sexual relations, sexual exploration, masturbation, sexual dysfunction, human nature, sexual identity, couple relations, love and romance, against the rules, society ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.0
 1K
Pulling (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pulling is a BBC comedy series, produced by Silver River Productions and broadcast on BBC Three, about three single female friends who live in Penge, south-east London. It was co-written by Sharon Horgan and Dennis Kelly and stars Sharon Horgan as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, female friendship, friendship, verbal byplay, best friends, romance, couple relations, urban, looking for love, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
 2K
Love Bites (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Love Bites is an American television series originally planned for the 2010–11 television season on the NBC network that eventually aired as a summer replacement series. It premiered in its regular Thursday night time slot at 10:00 pm Eastern/9:00 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, anthology, couple relations, looking for love, romance, urban, singleness, city life, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 45K
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: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, gay, friendship, roommate, homosexual, best friends, urban, gays and lesbians, dating, lgbt, singleness, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 47K
Alfie (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Manhattan, the British limousine driver Alfie is surrounded by beautiful women, having one night stands with all of them and without any sort of commitment. His best friends are his colleague Marlon and his girl-friend Lonette. Alfie has a brief ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, clever, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, cheating, playboy, abortion, sexual dysfunction, regret, lifestyle, rock, introspection, urban, lover, flirt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, europe, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
No Strings Attached (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Emma is a busy doctor who sets up a seemingly perfect arrangement when she offers her best friend Adam a relationship with one rule: No strings attached. But when a fling becomes a thing, can sex friends stay best friends?
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, sexual tension, couple relations, sexual attraction, casual sex, sex, opposites attract, friends, fall in love, best friends in love, open relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s
Place: usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 211K
Don Jon (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.
Style: sexual, realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sex, womanizer, pornography, masturbation, looking for sex, sexuality, sexual relations, singleness, exercise, male masturbation, obsession, confession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Single Ladies (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Single Ladies is an American comedy-drama television series on VH1 that debuted on May 30, 2011, as a two-hour television film. Created by Stacy A. Littlejohn and produced by Queen Latifah's Flavor Unit Entertainment, the series chronicles the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, sex, friendship, best friends, black woman, dating, love and romance, couples, friends, couple relations, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Cashmere Mafia (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cashmere Mafia is an American television comedy-drama which ran on ABC from January 6, 2008 to February 20, 2008. The series was created by Kevin Wade, who also served as executive producer alongside Darren Star, Gail Katz, Jeff Rake and Michael ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: architect, best friends, feminism, female friendship, career woman, urban, friendship, workplace situations, ambition, gender, workplace, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 3.6
 938
Coupling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coupling is a 2003 American remake of the British television sitcom of the same title, which aired on NBC.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, couple relations, verbal byplay, romance, group of friends, sitcom, looking for love, looking for sex, love triangle, sexual relations, thirtysomething life, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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The Carrie Diaries (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Before she was a fashion icon, before her column in the New York Star, before Mr. Big, Carrie Bradshaw was an innocent 16-year-old girl living in suburban Connecticut.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: first sex, high school life, high school, first love, teenage life, gossip and rumors, youth, romance, urban, best friends, friends, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: new york, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, looking for love, romance, dating, sitcom, singleness, urban, city life, couples, friends, best friends, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During their travels from Chicago to New York, Harry and Sally Will debate whether or not sex ruins a perfect relationship between a man and a woman. Eleven years later, and they're still no closer to finding the answer.
Style: sentimental, feel good, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, looking for love, love and romance, friends, unlikely couple, romance, male female friendship, platonic, up and down relationship, opposites attract, falling in love, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1977, year 1987
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: singleness, couple relations, looking for love, romance, pregnancy, relationships, drinking, friendship, women, love and romance, breakup, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Caroline in the City (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Caroline in the City is an American situation comedy that ran on the NBC television network. It stars Lea Thompson as cartoonist Caroline Duffy, who lives in Manhattan in New York City. The series premiered on September 21, 1995 in the "Must ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, sexual ...
Plot: sitcom, cartoonist, city life, urban, dating, artists and showbiz, best friends, couple relations, friends, love and romance, up and down relationship, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 8.3
 160K
Californication (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions.
Style: sexy, dark humor, humorous, witty, sexual ...
Plot: womanizer, lust, sexual relations, writer's life, strong sexual content, addiction, family problems, lifestyle, drugs/alcohol, family life, sexual activity, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
10%
You're the Worst (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light, bad taste humour ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, couples, sitcom, best friends, couple relations, self destructing, antisocial behavior, sexual activity, englishman abroad, self involved, roommate, supportive friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%