Movies and TV shows like Modern Family

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Modern Family (2009)
 8.4
 317K
Modern Family (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: humorous, realistic, cynical, not serious
Plot: parents and children, family life, adoption, gay relationship, everyday life, generation gap, marriage, couple relations, sister sister relationship, sitcom, family values, step parent, blended family, family relations, parenthood, society, adolescence, traditional versus modern, grandfather, mother daughter relationship, responsibility, homosexual, interracial adoption, couples, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, southern california

Most similar movies to Modern Family

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and feel good films and TV series with plots about family relations, sitcom, couples, parents and children, couple relations, family life and husband wife relationship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Modern Family: The Middle (2009), According to Jim (2001), Mike & Molly (2010), How I Met Your Mother (2005), Friends (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 42K
The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: siblings relations, parents and children, everyday life, family life, family relations, adolescence, teenage boy, family values, marriage, parenthood, couple relations, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
 6.3
 21K
Mike & Molly (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A comedy about a working class Chicago couple who find love at an Overeaters Anonymous meeting.
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: sitcom, female teacher, goodhearted, living with parents, love and romance, couple relations, self esteem, overweight, best friend, mother daughter relationship, mother in law daughter in law relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
86%
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 ⇓
100%
Everybody Hates Chris (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Everybody Hates Chris is an American television narrative sitcom that depicts the troubled teenage experiences of comedian Chris Rock while growing up in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City. The show is set between 1982 and 1987, but Rock ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, teenage life, bully, sitcom, working class, high school, family life, family values, eccentric family, youth, parents and children, social relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ⇓
100%
Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Everybody Loves Raymond is an American television sitcom starring Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Doris Roberts, and Peter Boyle. It originally ran on CBS from September 13, 1996, to May 16, 2005. Many of the situations from the show are ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: overbearing parent, sitcom, parents and children, family values, family life, family tradition, eccentric family, marital problem, siblings relations, couple relations, in-laws, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 973
See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The story of David Hobbs, who has spent the last decade playing the perfect father on one of TV’s biggest sitcoms. But when the series ends and his wife resumes her own television career, he finds himself cast in his most challenging role to date: ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family life, couples, couple relations, parents and children, sitcom, family relations, actor's life, family, youth, teenage life, siblings relations, artists and showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
100%
 6.5
 11K
Step by Step (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Step by Step is an American television sitcom that starred Patrick Duffy and Suzanne Somers as two single parents, who spontaneously get married after meeting one another during a vacation, resulting in them becoming the heads of a large blended ...
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, not serious, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, couple relations, parents and children, youth, family life, couples, blended family, family relations, siblings relations, sexism, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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%
 6.8
 11K
The New Normal (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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 ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: sitcom, gay parent, pregnancy, surrogate mother, gays and lesbians, eccentric family, couples, desperation, overbearing parent, family relations, grandparent and grandchild, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 29K
The Cosby Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Cosby Show is an American television situation comedy starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992. The show focuses on the Huxtable family, an upper middle-class African-American family ...
Style: realistic, feel good, sentimental, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family life, family values, parents and children, family relations, couples, teenage life, lifestyle, couple relations, verbal byplay, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
It's All Relative (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, offbeat
Plot: disorder, couples, gender, society, family problems, eccentric family, working class, meet the parents, family relations, culture clash, nothing goes right, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 27K
Dharma & Greg (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, witty
Plot: marriage, family life, couples, opposites attract, love and romance, newlyweds, sitcom, couple relations, romance, disorder, eccentric family, family disapproval ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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 ⇓
50%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Are We There Yet? opens where the popular film of the same name left off, with Nick and Suzanne newly married. After six months, their family is beginning to show growing pains, from the complexities of life as newlyweds to weathering the storm of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, newlyweds, family life, ex athlete, blended family, black family, couples, family, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 ⇓
24%
Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Right out of high school, Sean Finnerty got his girlfriend Claudia pregnant. Now she’s his wife, and at just 32, he’s somehow found himself with 14-year-old daughter Lily, two little boys, and a constant struggle between his need to be ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, feel good
Plot: sitcom, family, overbearing parent, society, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, nothing goes right, suburban life, couple relations, parents and children, christianity, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 3K
Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Married is a half hour comedy about being miserably in love. Russ and Lina Bowman can barely remember what life was like before kids, debt, and suburbia rained on their romance -- but every once in a while, in between the arguments about their ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, friends, family relations, family life, couples, sexual relations, couple relations, parents and children, sitcom, best friends, battle of the sexes, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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 ⇓
24%
The Neighbors (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When the Weavers move to a gated community in New Jersey, they discover that the entire neighborhood is comprised of aliens from the planet Zabvron. But as the Weavers and the aliens face the struggles of everyday life together, they discover that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, parents and children, benign alien, family relations, eccentric family, couples, family life, social relations, suburban life, misfit, disorder, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.1
 27K
The Goldbergs (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Before there were parenting blogs, trophies for showing up, and peanut allergies, there was a simpler time called the '80s. For geeky 11-year old Adam these were his wonder years and he faced them armed with a video camera to capture all the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, retro, family life, childhood, parents and children, overbearing parent, teenage life, family values, three generations, brother sister relationship, jewish, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, culture clash, family life, couples, eccentric family, disorder, social differences, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, family, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 ⇓
24%
The Michael J. Fox Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, Mike Henry had to give up his career as a news anchor for New York's WNBC and focus on his health and his family. Four years later, Mike decides to get back to work and struggles between ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, family life, anchor, family values, media, comeback, workplace, overbearing, family relations, fighting illness, disability, tv show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 6K
Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A comedy about two young couples and their outrageously contrasting views on parenting. Greg and Kim Warner struggle on a daily basis to become perfect at the job. Kim is a neurotic, stay-at-home mother, and although her husband, Greg, is a success ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: sitcom, housewife, in-laws, family relations, irresponsible, siblings relations, couple relations, parents and children, family life, couples, family, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%