Movies and TV shows like Girls

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Girls (2012)
 7.3
 62K
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: humorous, sincere, realistic, witty, sexual, clever, offbeat, talky, semi serious, erotic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong sexual content, roommate, female friendship, aspiring writer, dating, sexuality, best friends, party, friends, actor, homosexual, ambitious, loser, direction and purpose, urban, teenage sex, love and romance, virginity, self esteem, slacker, young people, lifestyle, humiliation, everyday life, city life ...
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 friends, urban, friendship, city life, lifestyle, love and romance and dating mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Girls: Broad City (2014), Hung (2009), Sex and the City (1998), Frances Ha (2012), Cashmere Mafia (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.4
 24K
Broad City (2014)
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: humorous, not serious, talky, buddy comedy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, sitcom, lifestyle, everyday life, female friendship, young people, sexual activity, slacker, free spirit, friends, city life, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, 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, not serious, cynical, realistic, sexy
Plot: roommate, sitcom, lifestyle change, friends, lifestyle, party, city life, odd couple, everyday life, troublemaker, engaged, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.1
 20K
Hung (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, dark humor, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sexual relations, gigolo, lifestyle, lifestyle change, family life, middle aged, family problems, strong sexual content, workplace, financial problem, adolescence, new job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ...
Style: sexual, sentimental, stylized, witty, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, sex, female friendship, couple relations, best friends, looking for sex, city life, sexual relations, everyday life, sexuality, sexual intercourse, up and down relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.4
 61K
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, semi serious, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, dancer, roommate, direction and purpose, follow your dream, dancer's life, loneliness, supportive friend, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, boyfriend, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, japan, paris france, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, realistic, semi serious, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, relationship vs career, love and romance, lifestyle, workplace, ambition, couple relations, workplace situations, city life, best friends, feminism, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
I Just Want My Pants Back (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: twentysomething life, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, city life, looking for sex, friendship, urban, lifestyle, youth, friends, young adult, sex
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.5
 71K
Louie (2010)
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: dark humor, sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: single parent, midlife crisis, performer's life, city life, comedian, family relations, loneliness, everyday life, parenthood, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, mishap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, ambition, friends, family life, thirtysomething life, workplace intrigue, couples, office, best friends, workplace, family relations, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 13K
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, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sibling relationship, college graduate, lifestyle, eccentric family, parents and children, living with parents, favoritism among siblings, bohemian life, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, friendship, chef ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois, colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 9K
Metropolitan (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sparkling comedic chronicle of a middle-class young man’s romantic misadventures among New York City’s debutante society. Stillman’s deft, literate dialogue and hilariously highbrow observations earned this debut film an Academy Award ...
Style: talky, intellectual, witty, clever, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, philosophy, social differences, urban, radical, society, social climbing, friends, best friends, twentysomething life, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 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, talky, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, lifestyle, looking for love, sexual activity, couple relations, sexuality, twentysomething life, singleness, love and romance, casual sex, sexual exploration, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Life After Fat (2013)
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: sincere, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: urban, twentysomething life, city life, self discovery, physical appearance, women, feminist, self esteem, feminism, weight loss, girl, body image
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.3
 542
The Outs (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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: emotional, clever, talky, humorous, witty ...
Plot: gay, love and romance, gays and lesbians, gender, social awkwardness, urban, friends, city life, best friends, looking for love, dating, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 744
Related (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexual, touching
Plot: looking for love, urban, thirtysomething life, family relations, everyday life, siblings relations, eccentric family, city life, love and romance, sibling relationship, delicatessen, workaholic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Men of a Certain Age (2009)
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: realistic, humorous, sincere, witty, sentimental ...
Plot: divorce, midlife crisis, group of friends, friends, supportive friend, african american, dating, friendship, marriage, actor, old friend, immature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
How to Make It in America (2010)
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, captivating, entertaining, realistic
Plot: american dream, entrepreneur, ambition, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambitious, businessman, determination, buddies, girlfriend, success, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 816
LOL (2006)
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, offbeat, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, sexual relations, computers and web, couple relations, love and romance, city life, twentysomething life, singleness, youth, misfit, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Golden Girls (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Golden Girls is an American sitcom, created by Susan Harris, that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992. Starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan and Estelle Getty, the show centers on four older women sharing a ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, witty ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: elderly, sitcom, female friendship, best friends, family relations, singleness, parents and children, lifestyle, friendship, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, storytelling ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: florida, miami, usa, georgia, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: realistic, feel good, stylized, talky, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, sitcom, roommate, friendship, love and romance, supportive friend, best friends, dating, singleness, gender, platonic, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
 23K
Greek (2007)
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: humorous, witty, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student, student life, college, college life, youth, party, sorority, friendship, ex couple relations, lifestyle, social relations, social climbing ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, optimism, ex couple relations, singleness, young people, buddies, sitcom, love and romance, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
What I Like About You (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, family relations, looking for love, first love, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, teenage life, lifestyle, roommate, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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For Better or Worse (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, friends, verbal byplay, couples, marriage, thirtysomething life, african american protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 11K
Hello Ladies (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Stuart Pritchard is an awkward, overly-confident Englishman trying to date in Los Angeles – where he repeatedly attempts to infiltrate the world of beautiful people.
Style: realistic, not serious, talky, witty, humorous ...
Plot: dating, misfit, social awkwardness, buddies, couples, wooing, disorder, urban, actress, desperation, frustration, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, couple relations, sitcom, looking for love, friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, roommate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.2
 15K
Looking (2014)
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, sincere, realistic, clever
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, gay couple, friendship, gay slur, male friendship, everyday life, looking for love, direction and purpose, buddies, business venture, career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, los angeles, usa, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 3K
Girlfriends (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN's successor network, The CW, before being cancelled in 2008. The final episode aired on February 11, 2008. When Girlfriends returned ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, friendship, love triangle, lifestyle, female friendship, up and down relationship, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, eligible bachelor, best friends, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 86K
2 Broke Girls (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, financial problem, money raising, sitcom, friendship, ambitious, best friends, workplace situations, supportive friend, working class, waitress, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follows a best-selling author of a self-help book series who is secretly hiding her separation from her husband as she starts to navigate her life as a single woman in her 40's in Los Angeles. She starts to side with and take advice more from ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: divorce, starting over, friends, self discovery, singleness, breakup, best friends, writer's life, artists and showbiz, dating
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%