Movies and TV shows like The Munsters

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The Munsters
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Munsters is an American television sitcom depicting the home life of a family of benign monsters. It stars Fred Gwynne as Herman Munster and Yvonne De Carlo as his wife, Lily Munster. The series was a satire of both traditional monster movies and the wholesome family fare of the era, and was produced by the creators of Leave It to Beaver. It ran concurrently with The Addams Family. The series original aired on CBS from September 24, 1964 to May 12, 1966; 70 episodes were produced. It was broadcast weekly on BBC1 in the UK. It was canceled after ratings dropped to a low due to the premiere of ABC's Batman, which was in color. Though ratings were low during its initial two-year run, The Munsters found a large audience in syndication. This popularity warranted a spin-off series, as well as several films, including one with a theatrical release. On October 26, 2012, NBC aired a modern reimagining of The Munsters called Mockingbird Lane.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty
Plot: sitcom, vampire, werewolf, cult, eccentric family, estate, suburbs, imaginary, monster, family relations, family, supernatural, parents and children, family life, misfit, youth, disorder, frankenstein's monster, dragon, teenage life, suburban life, siblings relations, mischievous children, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, witty and realistic films and TV series with plots about family, family relations, sitcom, youth, parents and children, disorder and family life mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Munsters: The Addams Family (1964), Munster, Go Home! (1966), Bewitched (1964), The Monster Squad (1987), The Brady Bunch (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Addams Family
Genre: Comedy, Family, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A satirical inversion of the ideal of the perfect American nuclear family, they are an eccentric wealthy family who delight in everything grotesque and macabre, and are never really aware that people find them bizarre or frightening. In fact, they ...
Style: gothic, humorous, not serious, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, cult, small town, butler, eccentric family, disorder, supernatural ability, couple relations, siblings relations, uncle nephew relationship, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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The Munsters Today
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: goofy hero, eccentric family, sitcom, suburbs, family, fish out of water, family relations, disorder, supernatural ability, parents and children, experiment gone awry, suburban life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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System:   85%
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Munster, Go Home!
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Herman discovers he's the new lord of Munster Hall in England. The family sails to Britain, where they receive a tepid welcome from Lady Effigy and Freddie Munster, who throws tantrums because he wasn't named Lord Munster. An on-board ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, estate, family, disorder, supernatural, clergy, parents and children, family life, fish out of water, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england
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System:   82%
    User:   96%
 
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Bewitched
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Bewitched is an American fantasy situation comedy originally broadcast for eight seasons on ABC from 1964 to 1972. It was created by Sol Saks under executive director Harry Ackerman, and stars Elizabeth Montgomery, Dick York, Dick Sargent, Agnes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, witty
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: sitcom, supernatural ability, couple relations, suburbs, supernatural romance, family, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, family life, witch, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, connecticut
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The Monster Squad
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Count Dracula adjourns to Earth, accompanied by Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and the Gillman. The uglies are in search of a powerful amulet that will grant them power to rule the world. Our heroes - the Monster Squad are the ...
Style: scary, humorous, semi serious, feel good, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, mummy, small town, werewolf, monster, monsters, young heroes, transformation, school, childhood, friendship, bullying ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, transylvania, california
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System:   77%
    User:   63%
 
The Brady Bunch
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When widower Mike Brady marries a lovely lady widow Carol Ann, their two families become one. These are the misadventures of this new couple, their six children, a dog named Tiger, and quirky housekeeper Alice.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Place: los angeles, usa
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The Simpsons
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Set in Springfield, the average American town, the show focuses on the antics and everyday adventures of the Simpson family; Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie, as well as a virtual cast of thousands. Since the beginning, the series has been a pop ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, biting, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
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Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   73%
    User:   70%
 
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Married with Children
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Married... with Children is an American sitcom that aired for 11 seasons. It featured a dysfunctional family living in a fictional Chicago, Illinois, suburb. The show, notable for being the first prime-time television series to air on Fox, ran from ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
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System:   70%
    User:   69%
 
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
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: not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, siblings relations, social differences, estate, culture clash, family life, teenage life, fish out of water, misfit, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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System:   69%
    User:   68%
 
The Beverly Hillbillies
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: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, rich and poor, family, social differences, culture clash, eccentric family, suburban life, suburbs, urban, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles
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System:   67%
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My Wife and Kids
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, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, suburbs, suburban life, working class, family life, black family, sitcom, society, youth, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   63%
    User:   58%
 
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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, offbeat, witty
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Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, clever, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
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    User:   61%
 
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Transylvania 6-5000
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
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Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, cerebral ...
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The Adventures of Pete & Pete
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Adventures of Pete & Pete is an American children's television series produced by Wellsville Pictures and broadcast by Nickelodeon. The show featured humorous and surreal elements in its narrative, and many recurring themes centered on ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat, witty
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: small town, mischievous children, parents and children, family, suburbs, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family, small town life, suburban life, teenage life, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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    User:   55%
 
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Roseanne
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A working-class family struggles to get by on a limited income in the fictional town of Lanford, Illinois.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, biting
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, working class, family life, verbal byplay, parents and children, siblings relations, suburban life, suburbs, couples, overweight, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
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System:   58%
    User:   64%
 
Grounded for Life
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: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, feel good
Plot: sitcom, family, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, suburbs, eccentric family, suburban life, nothing goes right, family life, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   58%
    User:   51%
 
Phil of the Future
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, time travel, fish out of water, high school, eccentric family, family, high school life, small town, teenage life, dishonesty, teenager, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2000s, 22nd century
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System:   58%
    User:   51%
 
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Step by Step
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, witty, realistic, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, family, siblings relations, suburbs, family life, youth, suburban life, coming of age, society, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
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System:   58%
    User:   49%
 
Diff'rent Strokes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Diff'rent Strokes is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from November 3, 1978, to May 4, 1985, and on ABC from September 27, 1985, to March 7, 1986. The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
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Family Ties
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Former 1960s flower children Steven and Elyse Keaton raise their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, parents and children, republican, siblings relations, family life, family relations, suburbs, couple relations, culture clash, adolescence vs adulthood, suburban life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ohio, usa
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System:   57%
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Mad Monster Party?
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Dr Frankenstein decides to retire from the monster-making business, he calls an international roster of monsters to a creepy convention to elect his successor. Everyone is there including Dracula, The Werewolf, The Creature, Dr Jekyll & ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, puppet animation, clay animation ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, puppets, deadly creature, oldies, cult, mad scientist, palaces castles and temples, betrayal, fall in love, parody, danger, family ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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System:   56%
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The Charmings
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Charmings is an American fantasy sitcom that aired from March 1987 to February 1988 on ABC. Based on the fairy tale Snow White, it chronicles Snow White and Prince Charming after they are transported in time from the Enchanted Forest to the 20th ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: verbal byplay, eccentric family, family, family life, suburbs, fish out of water, sitcom, suburban life, time travel, parody, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
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Mom's Got a Date with a Vampire
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Hansen kids are in a jam. Adam and his best friend Duffy have gotten their hands on some tickets for the Headless Horseman concert, and his sister Chelsea has a date with her dreamy boyfriend Peter. The only problem is they're both ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: vampire, parents and children, family, youth, family relations, disorder, ghost, mischievous children, single parent, siblings relations, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
Mr. Belvedere
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mr. Belvedere is an American sitcom that originally aired on ABC from March 15, 1985, until July 8, 1990. The series is based on the Lynn Aloysius Belvedere character created by Gwen Davenport for her 1947 novel Belvedere, which was later adapted ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: master and servant, sitcom, friendship, family, family life, suburban life, suburbs, workplace situations, family relations, friends, disorder, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
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System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
Scooby-Doo and the Reluctant Werewolf
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Shaggy is turned into a werewolf, and it's up to Scooby, Scrappy and Shaggy's girlfriend to help him win a race against other monsters, and become human again.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: goofy hero, adventure, contests and competitions, curses spells and rituals, family, ambition, escapades, mystery, disorder, chases and races, mummy, amateur detective ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe
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System:   55%
    User:   48%
 
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Family Matters
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A long-running dramedy centering on the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family living in Chicago, and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. A spin-off of Perfect Strangers.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, goofy hero, family, parents and children, suburbs, family life, youth, family relations, siblings relations, suburban life, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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System:   54%
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Home Improvement
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Home Improvement is an American television sitcom starring Tim Allen, that aired from September 17, 1991 to May 25, 1999. The show was created by Matt Williams, Carmen Finestra and David McFadzean. In the 1990s, it was one of the most watched ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, family life, friendship, family relations, suburbs, disorder, handyman, battle of the sexes, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
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