Movies and TV shows like The Neighbors

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The Neighbors (2012)
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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 some things -- the ups and downs of marriage, the desire to be a good parent and raise a happy family -- are universal. Intergalactic, even.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, absurd, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, family life, couples, eccentric family, misfit, suburban life, disorder, social relations, sitcom, alien contact, neighbor, brother sister relationship, marriage, friendship, lifestyle, adaptation, adventure, space and aliens, couple relations, alien encounter, suburbs, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa

Most similar movies to The Neighbors

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, realistic and feel good films and TV series with plots about sitcom, family relations, parents and children, family life, family, youth and couples mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like The Neighbors: ALF (1986), Malcolm in the Middle (2000), 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), House of Payne (2006), Coneheads (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
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ALF (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, sitcom, alien, fish out of water, cat, parents and children, family, suburbs, family relations, friendship, comedy of errors, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, neurotic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, sitcom, anger, parents and children, family relations, prodigy, eccentric family, teenage life, youth, uptight character, suburban life, social satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, light, offbeat
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: fish out of water, sitcom, alien, hidden identity, space and aliens, goofy hero, family life, eccentric family, family secret, benign alien, everyday life, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
House of Payne (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tyler Perry's House of Payne is an American comedy-drama television series created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry. The show revolved around a multi-generational family living under one roof in Atlanta led by ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, working class, family life, social relations, parents and children, suburbs, youth, family relations, elderly, african american protagonist, suburban life, african american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 48K
Coneheads (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: With enormous cone-shaped heads, robotlike walks and an appetite for toilet paper, aliens Beldar and Prymatt don't exactly blend in with the population of Paramus, N.J. But for some reason, everyone believes them when they say they're from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, space and aliens, alien life-form, benign alien, family life, parents and children, alien contact, golf, outer space, alien invasion, adventure, humanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Bernie Mac Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Bernie Mac Show is an American sitcom that aired on Fox for five seasons from November 14, 2001 to April 14, 2006. The series featured comic actor Bernie Mac and his wife Wanda raising his sister's three kids: Jordan, Bryana, and Vanessa.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, clever
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, parents and children, family relations, family life, eccentric family, parenthood, black family, husband wife relationship, sitcom, marriage, uncle nephew relationship, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
 39K
Joey (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Joey is an American sitcom, a spin-off from Friends, which stars Matt LeBlanc reprising his role as Joey Tribbiani. It premiered on the NBC television network, on September 9, 2004, in the former time slot of its parent series, Thursday nights at ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: womanizer, sitcom, aspiring actor, family relations, singleness, friendship, actor's life, lifestyle, hollywood, fish out of water, misfit, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Bill Engvall Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Bill Engvall Show is a sitcom which ran on TBS from July 17, 2007 to September 5, 2009. The series starred comedian Bill Engvall and was written and created by Engvall and Michael Leeson. The series was canceled on September 25, 2009. On June ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, youth, couples, teenage life, suburbs, family life, family relations, friends, parents and children, couple relations, suburban life, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 29K
Suburgatory (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Single father George Altman is doing his best to raise his sixteen-year-old daughter Tessa in the big city. When he discovers a box of condoms in her bedroom, though, he decides the time has come to move her to a more wholesome and nurturing ...
Style: not serious, realistic, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: suburban life, teenage life, everyday life, fish out of water, youth, parents and children, family relations, social relations, misfit, high school life, single parent, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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 ⇓
57%
The Munsters Today (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Munsters Today is an American sitcom that aired in syndication from 1988 to 1991. The series served as a sequel to the 1960s sitcom The Munsters.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: eccentric family, sitcom, family relations, family, suburban life, supernatural ability, experiment gone awry, parents and children, imaginary, goofy hero, suburbs, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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 ⇓
57%
 6.9
 34K
The Nanny (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Fran, fresh out of her job as a bridal consultant in her boyfriend’s shop, first appears on the doorstep of Broadway producer Maxwell Sheffield peddling cosmetics, and quickly stumbled upon the opportunity to become The Nanny for his three ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, female protagonist, sitcom, children, love and romance, family relations, fish out of water, workplace, eligible bachelor, society, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 ⇓
57%
Phil of the Future (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Phil of the Future is an American sitcom that originally aired on Disney Channel from June 18, 2004 to August 19, 2006 for a total of two seasons. The series was created by Tim Maile and Douglas Tuber and produced by 2121 Productions, a part of ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, teenager, teenage life, gadget, sitcom, high school life, family relations, family secret, high school, time machine, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 22nd century, future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 9K
Mork & Mindy (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mork & Mindy is an American science fiction sitcom broadcast from 1978 until 1982 on ABC. The series starred Robin Williams as Mork, an alien who comes to Earth from the planet Ork in a small, one-man egg-shaped spaceship. Pam Dawber co-starred ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens, family outing
Plot: farce, fish out of water, sitcom, alien, friendship, space and aliens, goofy hero, benign alien, imaginary, family, misfit, odd couple ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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 ⇓
56%
 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 ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 13K
Even Stevens (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Even Stevens is an American comedy television series that aired on Disney Channel with a total of three seasons and 65 episodes from June 17, 2000, to June 13, 2003. It follows the life of the Stevenses, a Jewish family living in suburban ...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, high school life, teenage life, youth, siblings relations, parents and children, mischievous children, eccentric family, disorder, family life, classmates, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
My Wife and Kids (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Wife and Kids is an American television family sitcom that ran on ABC from March 28, 2001 until May 17, 2005. Produced by Touchstone Television, it starred Damon Wayans and Tisha Campbell-Martin, and centers on the character of Michael Kyle, a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: black family, dysfunctional family, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, family problems, eccentric family, family life, working class, family gatherings, siblings relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Beverly Hillbillies is an American situation comedy originally broadcast for nine seasons on CBS from 1962 to 1971, starring Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, and Max Baer, Jr. The series is about a poor backwoods family transplanted to ...
Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, secretary, rich and poor, couple relations, oldtimer, suburban life, rise to the top, parents and children, friends, family relations, in-laws ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
54%
 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: family life, parents and children, adoption, gay relationship, generation gap, everyday life, marriage, couple relations, sister sister relationship, sitcom, family values, step parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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 ⇓
53%
 7.1
 17K
Black-ish (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, society, social differences, racial issues, african american, teenage boy, married couple, black family, father son relationship, fish out of water, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
53%
 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 ⇓
53%
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, teenage life, culture clash, butler, fish out of water, family relations, verbal byplay, social differences, misfit, youth, eccentric family, siblings relations ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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 ⇓
52%
Out of Practice (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Out of Practice is an American situation comedy that was produced by Paramount Network Television and originally broadcast on sister company CBS from September 19, 2005 to March 29, 2006. With producers Joe Keenan and Christopher Lloyd at the helm, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, sitcom, family, doctors and patients, couple relations, siblings relations, power relations, therapy, doctor, family disapproval ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%