Movies and TV shows like Girls

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Girls (2012)
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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, sincere, sexual, clever, offbeat, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong sexual content, female friendship, roommate, aspiring writer, friends, best friends, ambitious, actor, sexuality, lifestyle, everyday life, city life, love and romance, flirting, wannabe, uptight character, adolescence vs adulthood, party, direction and purpose, friendship, dating, urban, self esteem, slacker, humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city

Most similar movies to Girls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and talky films and TV series with plots about friends, friendship, city life, urban, lifestyle, twentysomething life and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Girls: Sex and the City (1998), Broad City (2014), Tiny Furniture (2010), Frances Ha (2012), Cashmere Mafia (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: witty, sentimental, stylized, sexual, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, best friends, looking for love, couple relations, sexual intercourse, sex, sexual attraction, looking for sex, everyday life, city life, up and down relationship, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
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100%
 8.4
 28K
Broad City (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest and mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time.
Style: sitcom, not serious, talky, humorous, buddy comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, female friendship, lifestyle, young people, sexual activity, slacker, everyday life, free spirit, friends, twentysomething life, city life, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 14K
Tiny Furniture (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After graduating from film school, Aura returns to New York to live with her photographer mother, Siri, and her sister, Nadine, who has just finished high school. Aura is directionless and wonders where to go next in her career and her life. She ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sibling relationship, college graduate, bohemian life, lifestyle, eccentric family, parents and children, living with parents, favoritism among siblings, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, colorado, ohio, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 78K
Frances Ha (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An aspiring dancer moves to New York City and becomes caught up in a whirlwind of flighty fair-weather friends, diminishing fortunes and career setbacks.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, mumblecore ...
Plot: friendship, dancer, roommate, follow your dream, direction and purpose, bittersweet, dancer's life, loneliness, adolescence vs adulthood, city life, artists and showbiz, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, japan, paris france, sacramento california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, cynical, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, city life, lifestyle change, friends, lifestyle, sexual humor, naivete, odd couple, everyday life, troublemaker, party, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Cashmere Mafia (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ambitious woman, relationship vs career, friendship, lifestyle, love and romance, workplace, workplace situations, couple relations, best friends, gender, ambition, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 21K
Hung (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Desperate times call for desperate measures and Ray Drecker's situation couldn't be much tougher. The former high school sports legend turned middle-aged high school basketball coach is divorced and struggling to provide for his kids when ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: middle aged, sexual relations, gigolo, lifestyle, family life, lifestyle change, family relations, strong sexual content, family problems, talented, new job, financial problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lipstick Jungle (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, friends, ambition, career woman, family life, workplace intrigue, thirtysomething life, family relations, workplace situations, best friends, couples, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, teens
Plot: friendship, everyday life, best friends, looking for love, group of friends, love and romance, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends, family relations, cafe, female friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
I Just Want My Pants Back (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: I Just Want My Pants Back is an American comedy-drama that premiered with a special sneak peek on August 28, 2011 on MTV, with the series airing the new episodes beginning on February 2, 2012. The series is based on David J. Rosen's 2007 novel ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, friends, young adult, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, city life, sexual content, looking for sex, twentysomething life, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.2
 17K
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, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, friendship between men, friendship, gay slur, lgbt, male friendship, everyday life, direction and purpose, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, los angeles, usa, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 93K
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, feel good, witty, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, money raising, friendship, financial problem, ambitious, best friends, workplace situations, friends, lifestyle change, everyday life, diner, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Life After Fat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Life After Fat is a comedy-drama web series filmed in New York City, focusing on Maddie, a 24 year old thrift store employee who loses 90 lbs over the course of a year. For the first time in her life, she feels noticed, and attractive, which ends up ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, semi serious, tragicomedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: self discovery, physical appearance, city life, women, feminism, weight loss, self esteem, introspection, fat woman, strong female presence, twentysomething life, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 1K
Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy series about three young women living in Leeds who've graduated, had a year out, and are now struggling to find a job they're passionate about, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. A sitcom about ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, twentysomething life, friends, best friends, female friendship, roommate, british humour, strong female presence, petty job, young adult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.5
 76K
Louie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Louis C.K. stars as a fictionalized version of himself; a comedian and newly divorced father raising his two daughters in New York City.
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: single parent, comedian, dark humor, midlife crisis, performer's life, family relations, city life, loneliness, mishap, everyday life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.3
 174K
Californication (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
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, cynical, witty, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: womanizer, writer's life, sexual relations, lust, dark humor, lifestyle, sexual activity, writers, family life, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 2K
Love Bites (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, talky, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, lifestyle, couple relations, looking for love, sexuality, sexual activity, twentysomething life, singleness, love and romance, casual sex, sexual exploration, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 7.6
 782
Related (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Related is an American comedy-drama series that aired on The WB network during the 2005-2006 television season. It revolved around the lives of four close-knit sisters - of Italian descent, raised in Brooklyn - living in New York City. The show was ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, everyday life, sibling relationship, looking for love, city life, sister sister relationship, workaholic, friendship, society, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: humorous, sincere, talky, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, youth, introspection, friendship, couple relations, human nature, love and romance, computers and web, misfit, friends, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
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City Baby (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sexy. Style-conscious. Extreme love affairs. Complicated friendships. Life happens all too quickly when Cloey is reluctantly plucked from her comfort zone and complete reliance on others is overturned – a secure relationship with her boyfriend ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, infidelity, love triangle, youth, friends, twentysomething life, city life, dishonesty, grownups, hipster, cheating, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, oregon, brooklyn new york city, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 484
Life on Top (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a novel by Clara Darling, about a college grad who heads to a big city looking for work and discovers her older sister, who's been living there for years, is a model.
Style: humorous, captivating, emotional, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, city life, fashion, college graduate, couples, family relations, looking for love, lifestyle, sexual relations, model, love and romance, fashion model ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Best Friends Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Best Friends Forever is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from April 4, to June 1, 2012. The series aired during the 2011–2012 NBC primetime season as a mid-season replacement and was created by real-life best friends Lennon ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, best friends, lifestyle, boyfriend, moving, society, rivalry, getting along, friends, twentysomething life, strong female presence, female friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.3
 566
The Outs (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A web series centered around a broken couple, Jack and Mitchell. It depicts the events before, during, and after the break-up. An interesting turn of events follows in this romantic drama portrayed in a non-linear fashion.
Style: semi serious, witty, realistic, emotional, talky ...
Plot: gay, friendship, social awkwardness, best friends, love and romance, looking for love, hookup, lgbt, affair, city life, gender, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Psychodrama (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A collection of hilarious and sometimes heinous moments from the real lives of three girls living in New York trying to make it as actors, or anything, really - as told to their therapist. Yes, they all see the same therapist.
Style: talky, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friends, best friends, strong female presence, friendship, city life, twentysomething life, actor's life, artists and showbiz, girl, therapy, motivation, communication ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, light, romantic, emotional, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: fashion, city life, friends, love and romance, friendship, lifestyle, couple relations, sexual relations, family relations, urban, best friends, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.9
 4K
Stella (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stella was a short-lived television series that originally ran from June 28, 2005 to August 30, 2005 on the American television channel Comedy Central, created by and starring Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter, and David Wain, the three members ...
Style: parody, not serious, surreal, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: stupidity, roommate, everyday life, goofy hero, love and romance, friends, couples, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 52K
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, roommate, friendship, best friends, love and romance, supportive friend, dating, gender, platonic, singleness, looking for love, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Men of a Certain Age (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Men of a Certain Age is an American comedy-drama television series, which premiered on TNT on December 7, 2009. The hour-long program stars Ray Romano, Andre Braugher and Scott Bakula as three best friends in their late forties dealing with the ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching, humorous ...
Plot: group of friends, midlife crisis, friendship, family life, bonding, parenthood, family relations, middle aged, divorce, age difference, marriage, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.7
 201K
New Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy
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: feel good, buddy comedy, light, talky, humorous ...
Plot: friends, roommate, group of friends, ex couple relations, couple relations, love and romance, optimism, young people, couples, lifestyle, singleness, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
For Better or Worse (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the the ups-and-downs of Angela Williams, the owner of a successful beauty salon, and her husband of 13 years, Marcus, a former professional football player who has recently partnered with Richard Ellington and Joseph Jetson on a new sports ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, love and romance, verbal byplay, couples, friends, couple relations, marriage, profanity, silly humor, thirtysomething life, african american protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%