Movies and TV shows like Modern Family

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Modern Family (2009)
 8.5
 295K
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, cynical, not serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family life, generation gap, everyday life, step parent, adoption, mother daughter relationship, sitcom, couple relations, family, adolescence, immature, responsibility, homosexual, marriage, gay relationship, older man younger woman relationship, gays and lesbians, brother sister relationship, grandfather, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, southern california, 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 couples, sitcom, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, family life and mother daughter relationship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Modern Family: The Middle (2009), How I Met Your Mother (2005), Cougar Town (2009), Mike & Molly (2010), Friends (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.5
 40K
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, offbeat, realistic
Plot: family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, parenthood, adolescence, family values, everyday life, marriage, youth, childhood, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ 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: feel good, humorous, witty, sexual, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, friendship, bar, singleness, womanizer, urban, couple relations, sitcom, lovers, party, dating, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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100%
 7.0
 38K
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, sexual, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: small town life, looking for love, neighbor, lifestyle, divorce, wine, parents and children, sitcom, dating, career, parenthood, hot and sexy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 20K
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, physical appearance, love and romance, living with parents, goodhearted, self esteem, best friend, police officer, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, mother in law daughter in law relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.9
 613K
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, sitcom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, family relations, love and romance, group of friends, everyday life, friends, twentysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 16K
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: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: nanny, sitcom, family, politician, family relations, child care, suburbs, parents and children, custody, family life, fish out of water, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ 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: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, situational comedy
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, housewife, couple relations, parents and children, family, suburbs, family life, couples, family relations, buddies, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, offbeat, clever, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, workplace, disorder, siblings relations, arrest, parents and children, sexual humor, prison, lawyer, nothing goes right, teenage life, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family life, middle class, teenage life, family relations, coming of age, couple relations, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, long island, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 10K
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, gays and lesbians, surrogate mother, gay parent, pregnancy, couple relations, gay relationship, lgbt, gender, couples, family relations, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, beverly hills, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, couple relations, eccentric family, family, couples, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: medical school, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, dysfunctional family, single parent, parents and children, parenthood, middle class, family, high school, siblings relations, romance, suburbs, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, dysfunctional family, middle class, suburbs, eccentric family, suburban life, nothing goes right, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, feel good, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, benign alien, family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, couples, suburban life, misfit, social relations, disorder, alien contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: nothing goes right, romance, parents and children, culture clash, eccentric family, society, family relations, disorder, gays and lesbians, couple relations, working class, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, harvard university, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, realistic, feel good
Plot: sitcom, overbearing parent, parents and children, housewife, couple relations, dysfunctional family, suburbs, siblings relations, eccentric family, family life, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 10K
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, not serious, realistic, witty, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, sexism, couple relations, family, parents and children, blended family, siblings relations, suburbs, family life, youth, suburban life, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 22K
Mom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aan irreverent and outrageous take on true family love‐and dysfunction. Newly sober single mom Christy struggles to raise two children in a world full of temptations and pitfalls. Testing her sobriety is her formerly estranged mother, now back in ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: sitcom, recovering alcoholic, mother daughter relationship, family life, starting over, parents and children, single parent, family relations, support group, workplace situations, dysfunctional family, politically correct ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 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, mischievous children, fish out of water, youth, blonde, family, family relations, couple relations, overbearing parent, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, family, family life, couples, family relations, siblings relations, in-laws, irresponsible, housewife, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Two and a Half Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A hedonistic jingle writer's free-wheeling life comes to an abrupt halt when his brother and 10-year-old nephew move into his beach-front house.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, situational comedy, buddy comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, beach house, roommate, womanizer, casual sex, single parent, singleness, ex spouse, parents and children, friends, divorce, uptight character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 26K
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, not serious, realistic, feel good, witty
Plot: sitcom, marriage, hippie, conservative, opposites attract, couple relations, romance, family life, love and romance, couples, family relations, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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, couple relations, sitcom, couples, friendship, best friends, battle of the sexes, parents and children, sexual relations, family life, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.1
 134K
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: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: sitcom, first sex, friendship, marijuana, nurse, dating, verbal byplay, drugs/alcohol, buddies, retro, cannabis, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: sitcom, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, tv show, workplace situations, disability, family life, media, couples, workplace, anchor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.0
 9K
Lucky Louie (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lucky Louie is an American television sitcom created by Louis C.K., which aired on HBO for one season in 2006. In addition to being the creator, writer and executive producer of the series, C.K. starred as the eponymous Louie, a part-time mechanic. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, gloomy, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, financial problem, couple relations, family life, family, working class, couples, family relations, nothing goes right, parents and children, down on your luck, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Happily Divorced (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, dating, gays and lesbians, singleness, lgbt, gender, couples, couple relations, love and romance, platonic, loud, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: culture clash, sitcom, eccentric family, marriage, family, in-laws, couple relations, parents and children, social differences, family life, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Meet the Fockers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched offspring, the future in-laws find themselves in a situation of ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, comic, not serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, meet the parents, farce, family, cia, parent child relationship, family life, nothing goes right, love and romance, father in law son in law relationship, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, family, stand-up comedian, family life, couples, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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