Movies and TV shows like The New Normal

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The New Normal (2012)
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The New Normal (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The New Normal was an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 10, 2012, to April 2, 2013. The series was created and principally written by Ryan Murphy and Ali Adler. The storyline follows a wealthy homosexual couple, Bryan and David, who are living in Los Angeles. Deciding to have a child, they choose a surrogate mother, Goldie Clemmons, who moves in to their home with her nine-year-old daughter Shania.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: gay parent, gay, surrogate mother, pregnancy, eccentric family, couple relations, desperation, gender, gays and lesbians, wanting a baby, wanting to have children, family relations, gay couple, lgbt, homosexual, waiter, couples, overbearing parent, grandparent and grandchild, silly humor, gay relationship, dog, child, racism, realtor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills

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Most similar movies to The New Normal

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 couples, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, gender and gay mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The New Normal: Vicious (2013), It's All Relative (2003), Modern Family (2009), Happily Divorced (2011), Partners (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Vicious (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie and Stuart are an old couple who have been together for decades and bicker constantly. Their lives are turned upside down by their new upstairs neighbor Ash, who is sure to cause trouble in their mundane lives.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, actor, neighbor, elderly, verbal byplay, couples, gays and lesbians, old man, lgbt, guest, apartment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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75%
It's All Relative (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It's All Relative is an ABC sitcom about a man who dates the adoptive daughter of a gay couple, which forces their very different families to learn to coexist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, light, offbeat ...
Plot: family relations, class differences, protestant, nothing goes right, culture clash, eccentric family, couples, disorder, family problems, meet the parents, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, harvard university
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100%
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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, marriage, parents and children, blended family, adolescence, everyday life, generation gap, gay father, gay, eccentric family, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Happily Divorced (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, talky, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, couples, homosexual, lgbt, divorce, father daughter relationship, marriage, dating, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Partners (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Partners is an American comedy series that aired on CBS from September 24 to November 12, 2012, on Monday nights at 8:30 pm, following the sitcom How I Met Your Mother. The series was created by Will & Grace creators Max Mutchnick and David ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, feel good, realistic
Plot: architect, friendship, partners, workplace situations, lifestyle, workplace, gay friend, friendship between men, male friendship, business partner, love triangle, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
One Big Happy (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Best friends Lizzy (gay and a bit type-A) and Luke (straight and more laid back) are like family. When they were kids and both of their parents were getting divorces, they stuck together, and they've been there for each other ever since. Now, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: gay parent, gender, couple relations, family relations, family life, eccentric family, couples, friends, best friends, gays and lesbians, best friend, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Sean Saves the World (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sean Saves the World is an upcoming American television series starring Sean Hayes. The multi-camera comedy is expected to air on NBC as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is set to premiere on October 3, 2013, and will air ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sitcom, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: gay, single parent, family relations, single father, boss and employee, workplace situations, gender, workplace, power relations, parents and children, gay parent, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Desparate Parents (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Mockumentary about the conservative Lepic family and their neighbors the liberal Boulay family, who are good friends. Their biggest point of contention is how they educate their children.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sitcom
Plot: eccentric family, family life, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, best friends, opposites attract, conservative, neighbor, liberal, topless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Comedy - Carmen Electra, Lainie Kazan, Saul Rubinek
Style: not serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sentimental
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, gay parent, jewish family, couple relations, eccentric family, coming out, family in crisis, society, gender, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Notes from the Underbelly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: pregnancy, family life, friendship, couple relations, couples, family relations, friends, babies and infants, parents and children, youth, expectant father, pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Committed (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Committed is a television sitcom that aired on NBC as a midseason replacement from January 4 to March 15, 2005. Although originally broadcast twice a week the series eventually settled in a regular timeslot on Tuesdays at 9:30PM EST after Scrubs. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, neurotic
Plot: therapist, unlikely couple, optimism, opposites attract, eccentric family, romance, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, couples, disagreement, interracial friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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¡Rob! (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rob is an American comedy television series that premiered on CBS on January 12, 2012, at 8:30 pm as a midseason replacement for Rules of Engagement, and ended on March 1, 2012. The series stars Rob Schneider alongside Cheech Marin, Claudia Bassols, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: newlyweds, meet the parents, eccentric family, couples, family, society, couple relations, culture clash, disorder, family relations, silly humor, mexican american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Accidentally on Purpose (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, unwanted pregnancy, lifestyle, odd couple, family relations, thirtysomething life, romance, eccentricity, age difference, escapades, twentysomething life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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DTLA (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: DTLA is a gay-themed television series which premiered October 24, 2012. The series was created, and is co-produced and directed by Larry Kennar. It follows a group of friends in Downtown Los Angeles under the slogan: One City, Seven Lives / Old ...
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, sexual relations, couple relations, gender, lgbt, group of friends, gay relationship, love, buddies, couples, friends, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, engagement, marriage engagement, friends, everyday life, family relations, couples, love and romance, thirtysomething life, friendship, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Looking (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three friends in San Francisco who explore the fun and sometimes overwhelming options available to a new generation of gay men.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic, clever
Plot: gay, gay couple, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, friendship, friendship between men, gay slur, male friendship, direction and purpose, looking for love, everyday life, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, los angeles, usa, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Out of Practice (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Out of Practice is an American situation comedy that was produced by Paramount Network Television and originally broadcast on sister company CBS from September 19, 2005 to March 29, 2006. With producers Joe Keenan and Christopher Lloyd at the helm, ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family, couple relations, power relations, doctors and patients, therapy, siblings relations, doctor, family disapproval, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The War at Home (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, eccentric family, teenage life, parents and children, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, youth, family values, dysfunctional family, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, long island, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, couples, couple relations, friends, dating, buddies, city life, introspection, friendship, bar, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Living with Fran (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, eccentric family, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, teenage life, living with parents, couples, youth, college dropout, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, medical school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Dharma & Greg (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dharma & Greg is an American television sitcom that aired from September 24, 1997, to April 30, 2002. It stars Jenna Elfman and Thomas Gibson as Dharma and Greg Montgomery, a couple who got married on their first date despite being complete ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, sitcom, not serious ...
Plot: family relations, marriage, love at first sight, couples, newlyweds, family life, opposites attract, love and romance, meet the parents, disagreement, romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, couples, marriage, wooing, dating, group of friends, friends, thirtysomething life, engaged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, feel good, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, friendship, roommate, supportive friend, best friends, love and romance, dating, platonic, singleness, looking for love, gender, socialite ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: silly humor, family relations, parents and children, family life, couple relations, couples, family, wife, stand up comedian, stand-up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Big Family (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Grande Família is a Brazilian television comedy, and is one of the most watched primetime shows. The show airs on the Globo Network, and tells the story of a typical lower middle-class family living in a suburb neighborhood of Rio de ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, absurd
Plot: family relations, family life, eccentric family, siblings relations, parents and children, couple relations, silly humor, couples, dysfunctional family, brazilian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sitcom, not serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love affair, family life, pregnancy, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, lifestyle, siblings relations, love and romance, sister
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
You Should Meet My Son! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A comedy about a conservative Southern mom who discovers that her only son is gay. Determined that he won’t go through life alone and miserable, she sets out to find him the perfect husband!
Style: humorous, realistic, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: coming out, gay, gay relationship, gay couple, family relations, couples, love and romance, youth, frame up, teenage life, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, birmingham alabama, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Love or Whatever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Corey had it all - a successful career, bags of charm and, most of all, a bright future with his boyfriend. But, when his other half commits the ultimate betrayal and dumps him for a woman, he embarks upon a wild journey of self-discovery. Soon, he ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, gay, gay relationship, bisexuality, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, romance, cheating, brother sister relationship, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, family relations, eccentric family, couple relations, parents and children, social differences, disorder, culture clash, friendship, everyday life, indoor, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Grace and Frankie (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Elegant, proper Grace and freewheeling, eccentric Frankie are a pair of frenemies whose lives are turned upside down - and permanently intertwined - when their husbands leave them for each other. Together, they must face starting over in their 70s ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sitcom, light, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: foe turned friend, friendship, couple relations, rivalry, life turned upside down, gender, gay, elderly, family, beach house, divorce, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%