Movies and TV shows like Girls

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Girls
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: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, offbeat, sexual, sincere, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong sexual content, best friends, city life, twentysomething life, urban, lifestyle, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, female friendship, aspiring writer, young adult, new yorker, adolescence, young woman, friendship, roommate, dating, virginity, wannabe, intern, direction and purpose, up and down relationship, self esteem, supportive friend, self involved ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa

Most similar movies to Girls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about lifestyle, friendship, friends, urban, love and romance, city life and twentysomething life mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Girls: Sex and the City (1998), LOL (2006), Love Bites (2011), Frances Ha (2012), Broad City (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sex and the City
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 ...
Style: witty, stylized, talky, sentimental, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sex talk, looking for love, sex, female friendship, friendship between women, battle of the sexes, looking for sex, everyday life, city life, strong sexual content, best friends, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 4.8
 808
LOL
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: semi serious, clever, talky, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: human nature, friendship, urban, looking for love, twentysomething life, computers and web, city life, love and romance, introspection, couple relations, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   76%
 
 7.5
 2K
Love Bites
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, dating, romance, looking for love, urban, singleness, city life, lifestyle, love and romance, anthology, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   82%
 
 7.4
 57K
Frances Ha
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: stylized, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, loneliness, best friends, dancer, relationships, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, urban, follow your dream, life, honest, existentialism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, japan, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   100%
 
 8.4
 21K
Broad City
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, talky, alternative comedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, best friends, friendship, urban, city life, twentysomething life, friends, cannabis, female friendship, young adult, roommate, supportive friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   69%
 
 8.6
 69K
Louie
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, dark humor ...
Plot: single parent, singleness, jazz, sitcom, midlife crisis, urban, performer's life, nothing goes right, city life, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   66%
 
Cashmere Mafia
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, feminism, friendship, urban, workplace situations, ambition, gender, workplace, friends, power relations, couple relations, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   61%
 
 4.6
 197
City Baby
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sincere
Plot: coming of age, rock, drugs/alcohol, best friends, urban, twentysomething life, friends, infidelity, city life, love triangle, artists and showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   61%
 
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How to Make It in America
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Trying to make a name for themselves in New York's competitive fashion scene, Ben Epstein and his friend and business partner Cam Calderon use their street knowledge and connections to bring their ambitions to fruition. With the help of ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: buddies, follow your dream, urban, twentysomething life, fashion, city life, ambition, entrepreneur, friends, hopes, group of friends, young adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   77%
 
 6.2
 13K
Tiny Furniture
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: talky, realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, twentysomething life, coming of age, artist, drugs, friendship, drinking, adolescence, urban, sisters, mental illness, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, california, ohio, colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   63%
 
The Four-Faced Liar
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, friendship, urban, romance, love triangle, twentysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, lesbian relationship, couples, infidelity, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   57%
 
 6.2
 365
Frownland
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: semi serious, clever, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: social misfits, misfit, suburbs, buddies, urban, fall in love, city life, love and romance, society, friends, lifestyle, frustration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   73%
 
 7.1
 803
Mind the Gap
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Five seemingly unrelated people decide to take huge risks in their personal lives in an effort to find happiness.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky ...
Plot: single parent, love and romance, urban, couples, romance, family relations, golden years, crumbling marriage, starting over, human nature, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   52%
 
Life After Fat
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: twentysomething life, urban, self discovery, physical appearance, city life, girl, feminist, weight loss, feminism, self esteem, women, body image
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   65%
 
 6.7
 885
Gravity
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gravity is an American comedy-drama television series created by Jill Franklyn and Eric Schaeffer. It premiered on April 23, 2010 on Starz in the United States. On June 30, 2010, Starz reported that Gravity had been canceled.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, dark humor, tragicomedy, cynical ...
Plot: support group, social misfits, city life, urban, hopes, misfit, starting over, suicide, human nature, friendship, twentysomething life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   53%
 
 8.1
 82K
Gilmore Girls
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Set in the charming town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, the series follows the captivating lives of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a mother/daughter pair who have a relationship most people only dream of.
Style: talky, witty, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: mother daughter relationship, best friends, small town, verbal byplay, family, female protagonist, single mother, teenager, looking for love, thirtysomething life, private school, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: connecticut, usa, yale university, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   56%
 
Hannah Takes the Stairs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hannah is a recent college graduate interning at a Chicago production company. She is crushing on two writers at work, Matt and Paul, who share an office and keep her entertained. Will a relationship with one of them disrupt the delicate balance of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, twentysomething life, college, urban, romance, thirtysomething life, office, love and romance, friendship, friends, human nature, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   70%
 
Men of a Certain Age
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: semi serious, sincere, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: midlife crisis, buddies, divorce, friends, friendship, family life, unfulfillment, group of friends, family relations, wife husband relationship, salesman, supportive friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   60%
 
 4.9
 232
1999
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The century is coming to an end, and New York City is freaking out. "1999" takes place at a New Year's Eve party on December 31, 1999. As a group of neurotic characters gather at a Greenwich Village apartment, everyone struggles to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, neurotic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: city life, urban, gays and lesbians, romance, misfit partners, young lovers, looking for love, love triangle, sexual relations, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   62%
 
Lisa Picard Is Famous
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, workplace romance, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, workplace situations, filmmaking, love and romance, media, artists and showbiz, gender, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   66%
 
 6.1
 120K
Magic Mike
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mike, an experienced stripper, takes a younger performer called The Kid under his wing and schools him in the arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money.
Style: sexy, stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: dancing, male nudity, dance, drugs, teaching the ways of the world, drugs/alcohol, nightlife, pornography, nightclub, women, mentor, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   53%
 
 8.2
 14K
Looking
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three friends in San Francisco who explore the fun and sometimes overwhelming options available to a new generation of gay men.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, sincere
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, looking for love, gay relationship, singleness, gender, urban, friends, gay, city life, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, los angeles, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   67%
 
 5.0
 1K
The Kitchen
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jennifer's thirtieth birthday party is supposed to be a special day. But what starts out as a day of celebration quickly spirals into a most ill-fated day Jennifer wishes she could forget, in this ensemble comedy set entirely in a kitchen.
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, best friends, friendship, nothing goes right, disorder, friends, birthday, kitchen, siblings relations, dishonesty, family relations, cigarette smoking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
 7.9
 441
Starved
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Starved is an FX Network television situation comedy that aired for one season of seven episodes in 2005. The series was about four friends who each suffer from eating disorders, who met at a "shame-based" support group called Belt ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, witty, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: eating disorder, sitcom, obsession, support group, friendship, cooking and food, thirtysomething life, hopes, friends, social misfits, singleness, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   60%
 
 6.2
 383
Lovelife
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lovelife is a 1997 romantic comedy film written and directed by Jon Harmon Feldman. The ensemble cast includes Matt Letscher, Sherilyn Fenn, Saffron Burrows, Carla Gugino, Bruce Davison, Jon Tenney and Peter Krause. Lovelife was nominated for a ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, small town, love triangle, romance, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, friends, professor, older man younger woman relationship, low self esteem, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   65%
 
 7.6
 22K
Greek
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Casey Cartwright is poised to become the most powerful girl in the Greek system. Rusty, her little brother, is new on campus and he's the geek. But he sees Cyprus-Rhodes University as an opportunity to create a whole new identity.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, siblings relations, student, college life, student life, social relations, youth, sorority, fraternity, buddies, hopes, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   56%
 
 5.1
 812
Slutty Summer
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hunky writer Markus returns home to find his boyfriend of four years naked with another man. Newly single, he begins waiting tables at a swinging Chelsea hotspot where the indelible supporting cast of co-workers offers conflicting directions on the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, urban, romance, unlikely couple, womanizer, restaurant, friendship, opposites attract, infidelity, looking for love, looking for sex, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   62%
 
The Lather Effect
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: introspection, reunion, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, singleness, unfulfilled love, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
 5.6
 261
Burning Annie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a college student with an "Annie Hall" addiction trying to make his new relationship work.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: college, battle of the sexes, looking for love, romance, student life, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, radio show, opposites attract, obsession, college life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   53%
 
 7.0
 16K
Roger Dodger
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After breaking up with his lover and boss, a smooth-talking man takes his teenaged nephew out on the town in search of sex.
Style: talky, cynical, clever, realistic, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex, virginity, adolescence, drinking, womanizer, relationships, women, dialogue, sexuality, battle of the sexes, urban, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, ohio, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   58%
 
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