Movies and TV shows like The Neighbors

If you like "The Neighbors" you are looking for humorous, not serious and feel good movies or TV shows about / with fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, family life, couples and eccentric family themes of Comedy, Family and Romance genre shot in USA.
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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 family relations, sitcom, parents and children, family life, family, youth and suburbs 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), Marvin Marvin (2012), House of Payne (2006). 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, fish out of water, alien, family, cat, parents and children, 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, teenage life, eccentric family, suburban life, youth, uptight character, 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, hidden identity, alien, space and aliens, eccentric family, goofy hero, family life, family secret, benign alien, disguise, everyday life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Marvin Marvin (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Marvin Marvin is an American science fiction slapstick comedy television series that aired from November 24, 2012 to April 27, 2013. The series was set to premiere on Nickelodeon in 2013, but was pushed forward to November 24, 2012. It stars Lucas ...
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, high school, social relations, family relations, friends, youth, best friends, lifestyle, high school life, hidden identity, alien encounter, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, social relations, parents and children, family life, family relations, elderly, youth, suburbs, african american protagonist, suburban life, african american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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, adventure, humanity, disorder ...
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, clever
Audience: teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, eccentric family, parents and children, family life, family relations, parenthood, husband wife relationship, sitcom, marriage, uncle nephew relationship, black family, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, sitcom, aspiring actor, singleness, family relations, friendship, lifestyle, actor's life, thirtysomething life, misfit, fish out of water, hollywood ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, couple relations, suburbs, parents and children, teenage life, suburban life, youth, family life, couples, family relations, friends, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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: teens, girls' night
Plot: suburban life, teenage life, youth, social relations, family relations, everyday life, fish out of water, parents and children, high school life, misfit, lifestyle, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, lifestyle, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, single parent, family problems, youth, reunion, childhood sweetheart, tv show, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Meet the Browns (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns is an American sitcom created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry. The show revolves around a senior family living under one roof in Decatur, Georgia led by patriarch Mr. Brown and his ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: sitcom, family life, family relations, aging, parents and children, family gatherings, couples, elderly, siblings relations, social relations, eccentric family, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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: realistic, humorous, sincere, witty, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, couple relations, parents and children, youth, family life, couples, blended family, family relations, siblings relations, sexism, sister sister 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: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: eccentric family, sitcom, family relations, disorder, family, imaginary, parents and children, supernatural ability, goofy hero, experiment gone awry, suburban life, suburbs ...
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: feel good, realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, family life, family values, couples, family relations, verbal byplay, teenage life, couple relations, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 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, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, female protagonist, sitcom, children, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, eligible bachelor, society, fish out of water, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, teenager, teenage life, gadget, sitcom, dishonesty, high school, time machine, siblings relations, parents and children, family secret ...
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: offbeat, surreal, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: alien, sitcom, farce, fish out of water, goofy hero, space and aliens, family, imaginary, benign alien, friends, friendship, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 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: everyday life, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, family relations, teenage boy, family values, marriage, parenthood, adolescence, 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: couples, family life, parents and children, couple relations, sitcom, actor's life, family relations, family, youth, artists and showbiz, teenage life, siblings relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, sibling rivalry, siblings relations, parents and children, teenage life, high school life, youth, eccentric family, classmates, family relations, family life, disorder ...
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: not serious, humorous, witty, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: black family, dysfunctional family, couple relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family gatherings, siblings relations, family life, family problems, working class, family relations, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, 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, realistic, not serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, friendship, couple relations, parents and children, generation gap, teenage love, first love, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, americana, dating, nurse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 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, everyday life, generation gap, marriage, couple relations, gay, sister sister relationship, sitcom, adoption, step parent, blended family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, secretary, society, social differences, misfit, urban, lifestyle, in-laws, friends, family relations, culture clash ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, realistic, not serious
Plot: social differences, couple relations, parents and children, eccentric family, culture clash, couples, disorder, family life, family relations, sitcom, marriage, family ...
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, teenage boy, african american, married couple, black family, father son relationship, misfit, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, newlyweds, family life, ex athlete, blended family, black family, couples, youth, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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: realistic, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: nanny, family, sitcom, politician, adolescence, family life, job seeking, fish out of water, child care, employer employee relationship, brother sister relationship, aunt niece relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.3
 4K
Peeples (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows what happens when a child psychologist surprises his girlfriend by showing up at her political family's annual get-together at their Sag Harbor vacation home only to find them desperately in need of therapy.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: eccentric family, family gatherings, nothing goes right, disorder, couple relations, couples, fish out of water, reunion, family relations, drugs/alcohol, meet the parents, african american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%