Movies and TV shows like Mork & Mindy

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Mork & Mindy (1978)
 7.1
 11K
Mork & Mindy (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 as Mindy McConnell, his human friend and roommate. In 1997, the episode "Mork's Mixed Emotions" was ranked #94 on TV Guide's 100 Greatest Episodes of All Time list.
Style: sitcom, humorous, surreal, not serious, parody, offbeat
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: fish out of water, farce, alien, benign alien, family, friendship, friends, misfit, alien encounter, disorder, silly humor, odd couple, goofy hero, space and aliens, outer space, alien contact, midget, extraterrestrial, improv, sarcasm, political humor, imaginary, music store, irish american, miniaturization ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Mork & Mindy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, not serious and offbeat films and TV series with plots about disorder, friendship, family, fish out of water, friends, family relations and misfit mostly in Comedy, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Mork & Mindy: ALF (1986), My Favorite Martian (1963), 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), Gilligan's Island (1964), Perfect Strangers (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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ALF (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, family, family relations, extraterrestrial, alien, fish out of water, cat, parents and children, suburbs, friendship, comedy of errors, space and aliens ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Favorite Martian (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Favorite Martian is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 29, 1963, to May 1, 1966, for 107 episodes. The show starred Ray Walston as Uncle Martin and Bill Bixby as Tim O'Hara. John L. Greene created the central ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, mars, scoop, misfit partners, journalism, benign alien, family, space and aliens, race against time, goofy hero, misfit ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: fish out of water, alien, family relations, space and aliens, friendship, hidden identity, eccentric family, family life, family secret, goofy hero, benign alien, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Gilligan's Island (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gilligan's Island is an American sitcom created and produced by Sherwood Schwartz and originally produced by United Artists Television. The situation comedy series featured Bob Denver; Alan Hale, Jr.; Jim Backus; Natalie Schafer; Tina Louise; ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, feel good, mad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, shipwreck, adventure, confined, escapades, mad scientist, survival, misfit, getting home, silly humor, secretary, sea disaster ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Perfect Strangers (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Perfect Strangers is an American sitcom that ran for eight seasons from March 25, 1986, to August 6, 1993, on the ABC television network. Created by Dale McRaven, the series chronicles the rocky coexistence of midwestern American Larry Appleton and ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, greek, fish out of water, cousin cousin relationship, roommate, newspaper, silly humor, farce, odd couple, society, misfit, immigrants ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Marvin Marvin (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, sitcom, feel good, teen comedy
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, alien encounter, hidden identity, lifestyle, teenage life, family life, siblings relations, social relations, friends, alien, high school, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Neighbors (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, sitcom, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, couples, eccentric family, family life, space and aliens, social relations, disorder, suburban life, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Cat from Outer Space (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that gives it special powers, including the ability to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and seeks the help of a scientist in order to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, cat, ufo, telekinesis, benign alien, gold bar, family, adventure, friends, disorder, animal life, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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They Came from Outer Space (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: They Came from Outer Space is an American science fiction comedy series that aired in syndication from October 1990 to March 1991. The series was created by Tom McLoughlin.
Style: humorous, sitcom, offbeat
Plot: fish out of water, disorder, alien encounter, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, special agents, space and aliens, misfit, chase, dating, corvette, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pee-wee's Playhouse is an American children's television program starring Paul Reubens as the childlike Pee-wee Herman. The show was developed from Reubens' popular stage show and the one-off TV special The Pee-wee Herman Show, ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, friends, hapless, disorder, family, youth, goofy hero, misfit, heroes, buddies, silly humor, friend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Small Wonder (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Small Wonder is an American science fiction sitcom that aired in first-run syndication from September 7, 1985 to May 20, 1989. The show chronicles the family of a robotics engineer who, after he secretly creates a robot modeled after a real human ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, robot, inventor, androids, youth, pretense, parents and children, family life, family, nosy, disorder, androids and robots ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Benson (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Benson is an American television sitcom which aired from September 13, 1979, to April 19, 1986, on ABC. The series was a spin-off from the soap opera parody Soap; however, Benson discarded the soap opera format of its parent show in favor of a more ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: butler, power relations, family relations, friends, family life, friendship, workplace, master and servant, society, family, governor, mansion ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Munsters Today (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, offbeat, reboot
Audience: horror for children
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, fish out of water, suburbs, experiment gone awry, parents and children, suburban life, disorder, family, supernatural ability, goofy hero, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Mighty Med (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mighty Med is a live-action comedy series starring popular Disney Channel stars Bradley Steven Perry and Jake Short, premieres as a special one-hour event, October 7 on Disney XD. The series is created by Jim Bernstein and Andy Schwartz, and is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, sitcom ...
Audience: kids
Plot: best friends, youth, teenager, friendship, superhero, family, friends, hospital, super villain, inadvertently, silly humor, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.6
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Mr. Bean (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mr Bean turns simple everyday tasks into chaotic situations and will leave you in stitches as he creates havoc wherever he goes.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, farce, weirdo, goofy hero, nothing goes right, fish out of water, socially awkward, stupidity, comedy of errors, eccentricity, ruse, immaturity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mr. Belvedere (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, power relations, disorder, friends, fish out of water, teenage life, parents and children, suburban life, boss and employee, workplace situations, suburbs, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
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The Charmings (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: fairy tale, sitcom, parody, semi serious, not serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: lifestyle, family, love and romance, verbal byplay, time travel, family life, suburban life, suburbs, eccentric family, couple relations, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Facts of Life (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Facts of Life is an American sitcom that originally ran on the NBC television network from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it the longest running sitcom of the 1980's. A spin-off of the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes, the ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: boarding school, friendship, girls' school, boarding school life, friends, best friends, youth, lifestyle, coming of age, teenage life, abortion, rich ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, secretary, family relations, disorder, oldtimer, friends, in-laws, parents and children, suburbs, couple relations, rich and poor, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hard Time on Planet Earth (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hard Time on Planet Earth is an American science fiction series that aired on CBS as a midseason replacement in 1989. Airing for 13 episodes, the series starred Martin Kove and was created by Jim and John Thomas. Scheduled opposite NBC's ...
Style: serious, surreal, exciting, offbeat
Plot: warden, alien, society, benign alien, alien encounter, misfit, disorder, space and aliens, androids and robots, hopes, getting home, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Aliens in the Family (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Aliens in the Family is an American sci-fi/fantasy sitcom that aired on ABC, conceived as part of its TGIF lineup From the Creators of Dinosaurs and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Plot: alien, interspecies romance, benign alien, babies and infants, heroes, evil alien, nanny, space and aliens, single parent, family relations, disorder, abduction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.3
 15K
Mac and Me (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC) escaping from nefarious NASA agents, is befriended by a young boy in a wheelchair. Together, they try to find MAC's family from whom he has been separated.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, psychotronic, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: nasa, alien encounter, friendship, family relations, single parent, extraterrestrial, adventure, family, benign alien, disorder, space and aliens, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 152 min.
TV show
Story: An Earth Man and his alien friend escape an exploding Earth, and set forth on an odd adventure across the universe with a known fugitive. Based on the book by Douglas Adams, the dialog follows the book closely. This was originally a 6-part series ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, futuristic, talky ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: benign alien, ufo, outer space, space travel, adventure, alien, time travel, satire, mysterious planet, spacecraft, end of the world, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: society, workplace, misfit partners, partners, satire, disorder, friends, family relations, family life, working class, workplace situations, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research. She woos quirky scientist Dr. Steve Mills, a widower with a young daughter. Before long, Celeste finds ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, funny, parody ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: fish out of water, benign alien, friendship, space and aliens, alien, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, alien contact, misfit, goofy hero, love and romance, fall in love, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 4K
My Two Dads (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Two Dads is an American sitcom that starred Staci Keanan, Paul Reiser and Greg Evigan. It aired on NBC from 1987 to 1990 and was produced by Michael Jacobs Productions in association with Tri-Star Television and distributed by TeleVentures.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, single father, partners, family, buddies, lifestyle, odd couple, youth, coming of age, friends, custody, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Ghost Busters (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Ghost Busters was a live-action children's television series that ran in 1975, about a team of bumbling detectives who would investigate ghostly occurrences. Only 15 episodes were created. This series reunited Forrest Tucker and Larry ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, offbeat
Plot: ghost, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, curses spells and rituals, impossible love, experiment gone awry, werewolf, wizards and magicians, disorder, riding a bicycle, farce, viking ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Best Friends Whenever (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The live-action comedy follows best friends Shelby and Cyd who, when their aspiring scientist friend Barry’s invention goes awry, gain the power to leap forward and backward in time whenever they want – and sometimes when they don’t. Now, they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, teen comedy
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, teenager, high school life, friendship, friends, teenage life, disorder, youth, best friends, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, experiment gone awry, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Phil of the Future (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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, sitcom, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, teenager, fish out of water, time machine, family relations, gadget, teenage life, hidden identity, dishonesty, family secret, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 22nd century, future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Three's Company (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three's Company is an American sitcom that aired from March 15, 1977, to September 18, 1984, on ABC. It is based on the British sitcom, Man About the House. The story revolves around three single roommates: Janet Wood, Chrissy Snow and Jack ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, comedy of errors, farce, secretary, chef, roommate, twentysomething life, singleness, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, hidden identity, friends ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, santa monica california, southern california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%