Movies and TV shows like Two and a Half Men

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Two and a Half Men (2003)
 7.0
 228K
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, situational comedy, buddy comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, womanizer, roommate, beach house, singleness, single parent, ex spouse, casual sex, friends, divorce, parents and children, lifestyle, uptight character, family problems, friendship between men, slacker, teenager, sex talk, loser, mother son relationship, musician, party, family relations, maid, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, malibu california

Most similar movies to Two and a Half Men

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious and feel good films and TV series with plots about sitcom, friends, lifestyle, couples, family relations, friendship and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Two and a Half Men: Friends (1994), How I Met Your Mother (2005), Still Standing (2002), That '70s Show (1998), The Big Bang Theory (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.9
 699K
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, group of friends, love and romance, everyday life, sitcom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, family relations, friends, looking for love, roommate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: humorous, feel good, witty, sexual, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bar, looking for love, friendship, singleness, sitcom, womanizer, lovers, couple relations, urban, dating, architect, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Still Standing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After 18 years of marriage, high school sweethearts Bill and Judy Miller still make each other laugh and try to keep their marriage intact, even when their family pulls them in different directions. Since Bill has a far more immature approach to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, dysfunctional family, childhood sweetheart, network, lifestyle, eccentric family, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, suburban life, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 142K
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: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, friendship, couple relations, parents and children, generation gap, teenage love, first love, adolescence vs adulthood, americana, drugs/alcohol, nurse, dating ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, intellectual, clever, feel good ...
Plot: friends, neighbor, friendship, scientist, geek, social awkwardness, intelligence, buddies, sitcom, roommate, physics, science ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, campus, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 25K
Mom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aan irreverent and outrageous take on true family loveā€and dysfunction. Newly sober single mom Christy struggles to raise two children in a world full of temptations and pitfalls. Testing her sobriety is her formerly estranged mother, now back in ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, mother daughter relationship, recovering alcoholic, starting over, parents and children, family relations, support group, single parent, family life, workplace situations, politically correct, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: After a naive Midwestern girl's big city dreams are dashed her first week in New York, she finds herself living with her worst nightmare in this hilarious, contemporary comedy about a female odd couple who are surrounded by an outrageous cast ...
Style: humorous, cynical, not serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: roommate, sitcom, friends, lifestyle change, city life, party, lifestyle, odd couple, engaged, troublemaker, everyday life, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 8K
About a Boy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Will Freeman lives a charmed existence as the ultimate man-child. After writing a hit song, he was granted a life of free time, free love and freedom from financial woes. He's single, unemployed and loving it. So imagine his surprise when ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, single parent, lifestyle change, dysfunctional family, irresponsible, family problems, age difference, friendship, dating, thirtysomething life, character change, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.9
 39K
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: humorous, light, sexual, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: neighbor, small town life, looking for love, divorce, wine, parents and children, lifestyle, supportive friend, middle aged, ex husband ex wife relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
According to Jim (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: According to Jim is an American sitcom television series starring Jim Belushi in the title role as a suburban father of three children. It originally ran on ABC from October 1, 2001 to June 2, 2009.
Style: feel good, realistic, not serious, humorous, situational comedy
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, lifestyle, buddies, family values, family life, housewife, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: dating, sitcom, romance, singleness, love and romance, thirtysomething life, friends, marriage, friendship, couple relations, lifestyle, engaged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 6K
Trophy Wife (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The third time's the charm, they say, and reformed party girl Kate is hoping that's true when she becomes the third wife of a slightly older man, Pete. They fell into each others' arms (literally) at a karaoke bar, and flash forward a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, captivating, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, youth, overbearing parent, family relations, fish out of water, mischievous children, disorder, couple relations, blonde, family, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: realistic, not serious, humorous, touching, light ...
Plot: friendship, sitcom, group of friends, best friends, sibling relationship, dating, sexual tension, friends, best friend, fiance fiancee relationship, brother brother relationship, girlfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The War at Home (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The War at Home is an American sitcom created by Rob Lotterstein that ran from September 11, 2005 to April 22, 2007 on Fox. It follows the antics of a largely dysfunctional Long Island family. The show lasted for two full seasons but was not renewed ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, dysfunctional family, dating, youth, boyfriend, coming of age, couples, teenage life, eccentric family, family values, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, long island, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 8K
Undateable (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Whether it's due to a lack of style, the wrong job, or even just a bad haircut, everyone goes through a time in their lives when they're undateable. Most of us eventually grow out of it, but some people need a little more help than others. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, funny, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: bar, sitcom, friends, dating, roommate, supportive friend, looking for love, seduction, odd couple, shyness, sexual attraction, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Accidentally on Purpose (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A newspaper film critic, Billie is a single woman who finds herself "accidentally" pregnant after a one-night stand with a much younger guy, and decides to keep the baby... and the guy.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, unwanted pregnancy, couple relations, thirtysomething life, friends, family relations, pregnancy, workplace, youth, babies and infants, twentysomething life, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Happily Divorced (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Happily Divorced is an American sitcom created by Fran Drescher and Peter Marc Jacobson. Inspired by their experiences, the series, which became TV Land's third original scripted series following Hot in Cleveland and Retired at 35, ran from ...
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, dating, couples, platonic, loud, homosexual, gender, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, gays and lesbians, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.7
 172K
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: humorous, feel good, talky, buddy comedy, light ...
Plot: friends, roommate, group of friends, couple relations, ex couple relations, optimism, singleness, young people, buddies, sitcom, love and romance, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a ...
Style: humorous, witty, situational comedy, bad taste humour, realistic ...
Plot: bar, slacker, sitcom, buddies, nothing goes right, misfit, alcohol, stupidity, family relations, drunkenness, family problems, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: sitcom, basketball, friendship, roommate, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, ordinary person, friends, up and down relationship, twentysomething life, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: boston, usa, medical school, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 7K
Dads (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Dads is an American sitcom which premiered on September 17, 2013 and airs Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c on Fox. The series was created by Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, and follows Warner and Eli, two successful video game developers whose lives are ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: sitcom, friends, parents and children, family relations, grownups, thirtysomething life, life turned upside down, living with parents, politically correct, disorder, lifestyle, video game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Notes from the Underbelly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Notes from the Underbelly is an American sitcom that debuted on ABC as a midseason replacement. The series is based upon the novel of the same name by Risa Green, and is produced by Eric and Kim Tannenbaum for Warner Bros. Television. The title is a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, sentimental, realistic
Plot: sitcom, pregnancy, friends, family relations, child birth, parents and children, couple relations, babies and infants, friendship, overbearing, best friends, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Grace Under Fire (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Grace Under Fire is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 29, 1993 to February 17, 1998. The show starred Brett Butler, as a single mother learning how to cope with raising her three children alone after finally divorcing her no-good ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, witty, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, single mother, life is a bitch, couples, family problems, working class, eccentric family, family life, single parent, family relations, love and romance, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Living with Fran (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Living With Fran is an American sitcom that debuted on The WB in April 2005 that starred Fran Drescher. The show last aired on March 24, 2006.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, age difference, fall in love, parents and children, designer, youth, lifestyle, couples, eccentric family, teenage life, college dropout, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: medical school, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 5K
The Exes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom about three divorced men sharing an apartment across the hall from their female divorce attorney, who is also their landlord.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: sitcom, looking for sex, buddies, looking for love, couples, landlord tenant relationship, singleness, starting over, hopes, disorder, roommate, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.6
 47K
Peep Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peep Show is an award-winning British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb amongst others. It has been broadcast on Channel ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, realistic
Plot: sitcom, roommate, odd couple, slacker, humiliation, buddies, naivete, wannabe, partners, mishap, actress, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.1
 43K
Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Workaholics is an American sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on April 5, 2011. The series is in its third season, and is predominantly written by its stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and co-creator Kyle Newacheck who play, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, roommate, office, buddies, twentysomething life, workplace situations, coworker, disorder, call center, lifestyle, everyday life, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 48K
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: stylized, realistic, feel good, witty, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, roommate, friendship, gay, supportive friend, love and romance, best friends, dating, singleness, looking for love, platonic, gender ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 17K
Melissa & Joey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Melissa & Joey is an ABC Family original television series starring Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence that premiered on ABC Family on August 17, 2010. The series follows local politician Mel Burke and Joe Longo, whom Mel hires to look after ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: nanny, family, sitcom, politician, adolescence, job seeking, family life, fish out of water, child care, employer employee relationship, aunt nephew relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Arrested Development (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The story of a wealthy family that lost everything, and the one son who had no choice but to keep them all together.
Style: witty, surreal, not serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, siblings relations, bankruptcy, parents and children, uptight character, lifestyle change, workplace problem, responsibility, parenthood, nothing goes right, family relations, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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