Movies and TV shows like Misfits

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Misfits (2009)
 8.2
 86K
Misfits (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When five young outsiders on Community Service get caught in a strange storm, they discover that they have developed superpowers.
Style: witty, cynical, humorous, surreal, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: anti heroes, supernatural ability, youth, misfit, teenage life, friends, superhuman powers, imaginary, twentysomething life, juvenile delinquent, supernatural, superhero, community service, time travel, danger, friendship, love, storm, heroes, swearing, probation, probation officer, invisibility, homeless, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Misfits

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about youth, friendship, imaginary, friends, teenage life, supernatural and supernatural ability mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Misfits: Skins (2007), Shameless (2011), Smallville (2001), My Mad Fat Diary (2013), Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, cynical, semi serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, sexual relations, youth, homosexual, high school, high school life, drugs/alcohol, party, looking for sex, friendship, siblings relations, classmates ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
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 8.7
 167K
Shameless (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Chicagoan Frank Gallagher is the proud single dad of six smart, industrious, independent kids, who without him would be... perhaps better off. When Frank's not at the bar spending what little money they have, he's passed out on the floor. ...
Style: humorous, biting, offbeat, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, siblings relations, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, life is a bitch, family relations, alcoholic father, drinking problem, gay teenager, working class ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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100%
 7.5
 108K
Smallville (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Smallville is an American television series developed by writers/producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. It is based on the DC Comics character Superman, originally created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The series follows the adventures of Clark ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, teenage love, secret identity, good versus evil, friendship, danger, double life, alien, escapades, rivalry, superhuman speed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Mad Fat Diary (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Set in 1996 in Lincolnshire, the show tells the tragic and humorous story of a very troubled young girl Rae, who has just left a psychiatric hospital, where she has spent four months after attempting suicide, begins to reconnect with her best friend ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, sentimental, tragicomedy ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: physical appearance, teenage life, depression, youth, teenage love, best friends, loneliness, social misfits, first love, high school life, group of friends, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, year 1996
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, dark humor, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, double life, chosen one, supernatural, high school, teenage love, vampire slayer, teenager, small town, good versus evil, monster ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 52K
iZombie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A medical student who becomes a zombie joins a Coroner's Office in order to gain access to the brains she must reluctantly eat so that she can maintain her humanity. But every brain she eats, she also inherits their memories and must now solve ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, semi serious, cynical, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, zombie, female protagonist, law enforcement, partners against crime, hidden identity, fighting crime, supernatural, crime investigation, coroner, murder, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 10K
Lost in Austen (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Amanda, an ardent Jane Austen fan, lives in present day London with her boyfriend Michael, until she finds she's swapped places with Austen's fictional creation Elizabeth Bennett.
Style: semi serious, humorous, romanticism, light, colourful ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, jane austen, parallel world, romance, aristocracy, prejudice, eligible bachelor, fall in love, parents and children, imaginary, family relations, verbal byplay ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996 on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its "T.G.I.F." line-up. The show stars Melissa Joan ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, entertaining, touching
Audience: teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, teenage life, supernatural, wizards and magicians, family relations, friendship, eccentric family, high school, magic, family, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, high school, superhuman powers, life turned upside down, supernatural ability, teenage life, chase, chases and races, mysterious character, disorder, youth, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 3K
Wolfblood (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Being a teenager is hard enough. Being a Wolfblood teenager is ten times more complicated. 14 year old Maddy loves her abilities - heightened senses, being faster, stronger and more graceful - but hates the secrets that come with them.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, superhuman powers, supernatural, teenage life, danger, human becomes animal, young heroes, classmates, school, teenage love, supernatural ability, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 114K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, humorous, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, teenage love, teenage life, school, high school, life turned upside down, high school life, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, team, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico, california, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 5K
Hex (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hex is a British television programme developed by Shine Limited and aired on the Sky One satellite channel. The story is set in a remote English boarding school with a mysterious past. Series one explores the supernatural relationship between a ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Plot: witch, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, lesbian, supernatural ability, boarding school, high school, good versus evil, danger, imaginary, rivalry, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 24K
Heroes Reborn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The supernatural phenomenon begins again with a fresh crop of inspiring heroes who take on the ultimate struggle between those with extraordinary abilities and those with nefarious motives to hunt and harness their powers. Epic adventures await ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, save the world, superhero, good versus evil, danger, heroic mission, imaginary, changing the past or future, crimes, time travel, serial killer, villain ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.2
 12K
Wonderfalls (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wonderfalls is a comedy-drama television series that was broadcast on the Fox television network in 2004. The show centers on Jaye Tyler, a recent Brown University graduate with a philosophy degree, who holds a dead-end job as a sales clerk at a ...
Style: feel good, surreal, semi serious, offbeat, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good deed, niagara falls, eccentric family, twentysomething life, young adult, psychic power, family life, imaginary, family relations, disorder, supernatural ability, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
No Ordinary Family (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After their plane crashes into the Amazon River, each member of the Powell family starts to show signs of new, unique and distinct super powers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: family, superhero, superhuman powers, family life, imaginary, supernatural ability, teenage life, scientist, parents and children, heroes, vigilantism, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, danger, supernatural ability, school, academy, good versus evil, rivalry, best friends, youth, supernatural, friends, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: oregon, montana, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
House of Anubis (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and Belgium. The series was created by Hans Bourlon and Gert ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school life, school, friends, teenage life, young heroes, disappearance, investigation, riddles and clues, youth, amateur detective, boarding school, suspicion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.1
 735
As If (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Argentina
Duration: 25 min.
Story: As If is a British comedy-drama series broadcast on Channel 4. There were 76 episodes across four series, the first broadcast on January 22, 2001 and the last on July 31, 2004.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, buddies, young adult, group of friends, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, friends, gays and lesbians, teenage love, pub, cook, multiple perspectives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 7.4
 114
Split (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Follows Ella Rosen who discovers her identity, as a half-vampire, half-human, when she starts at Green High whose principal is secretly the head of 'The Order of the Blood' an order which is devoted to cleansing the world of vampires.
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, teenage love, high school, high school life, supernatural, love triangle, love and romance, youth, friends, best friends, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.8
 23K
Being Human (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The central premise of Being Human is that various types of supernatural beings exist alongside human beings, with varying degrees of menace; that three of these supernatural beings are opting to live amongst human beings rather than apart from ...
Style: semi serious, scary, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, werewolf, ghost, roommate, friendship, house, social misfits, hospital, misfit, teleportation, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.9
 13K
Fresh Meat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A group of six students about to embark on the most exciting period of their lives so far: university!
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, sitcom, university, drugs/alcohol, social relations, roommate, college, young adult, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, twentysomething life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
My Love From Another Star (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Story: Do Min Joon is an otherworldly beauty, literally. After crash landing on Earth 400 years ago, Min Joon has diligently observed humans for centuries, ultimately coming to cynical conclusions. On top of being a super babe, Min Joon's got enhanced ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, twists and turns, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love affair, danger, heroes, love and romance, singleness, romance, misfit, alien, destiny, adventure, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: 1600s, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 478
The Zack Files (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, family, young heroes, high school, teenager, adventure, coming of age, high school life, teenage life, heroes, supernatural, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, fighting crime, law enforcement, life is a bitch, youth, danger, destiny, rivalry, heroes, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.6
 41K
Awkward. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: An irreverent look at the conflict, chaos and humor that defines teenage life through the eyes of 15-year-old Jenna Hamilton whose life begins to change when a simple accident becomes an epic misunderstanding and is blown way out of proportion. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, ironic, not serious
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, teenage love, loser, friends, classmates, self esteem, high school life, popularity, student, youth, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Thundermans (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet The Thundermans, a typical suburban family that happens to have astounding superpowers. At the center of the action are the 14-year-old Thunderman twins, who share the same bathroom, the same school, and the same annoying little siblings. Their ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, twins, siblings relations, family, superhuman powers, family relations, young heroes, heroes, friendship, rivalry, eccentric family, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Goodnight Sweetheart (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Goodnight Sweetheart is a British sitcom that ran for six series on BBC1 from 1993 to 1999. It stars Nicholas Lyndhurst as Gary Sparrow, an accidental time traveller who leads a double life after discovering a time portal allowing him to travel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, surreal, witty
Plot: time travel, sitcom, double life, time traveler, pub, bar, imaginary, affair, british intelligence, married man, bigamy, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 90s, year 1994 ...
Place: england, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.9
 271K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, crimes, heroes, speed, time travel, save the world, superhuman speed, save the day, supernatural power, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
H2O: Just Add Water (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
Story: When three normal teenage girls stumble upon a ancient cave they undergo a transformation that will change their lives forever. H20 - Just Add Water, sees three very different girls facing everyday teen problems with an added twist - they're ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, enigmatic, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mermaid, supernatural, supernatural ability, friends, island, adventure, youth, teenage life, miraculous event, love and romance, imaginary, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Joan of Arcadia (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Joan of Arcadia is an American television fantasy/family drama telling the story of teenager Joan Girardi, who sees and speaks with God and performs tasks she is given. The series originally aired on Fridays, 8–9 p.m. on CBS and CTV for two ...
Style: offbeat, serious, surreal, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: high school, supernatural, friendship, chosen one, supernatural ability, small town, high school life, good deed, teenage life, coming of age, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%