Movies and TV shows like Roseanne

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Roseanne (1988)
 7.0
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Roseanne (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A working-class family struggles to get by on a limited income in the fictional town of Lanford, Illinois.
Style: sitcom, humorous, biting, suspense, realistic, cynical, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: working class, family, family relations, family life, suburbs, overweight, teenage life, youth, couple relations, parents and children, family values, society, couples, gender, suburban life, coming of age, siblings relations, strong female presence, americana, white trash, eccentric family, verbal byplay, lesbian, gay, child ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 2010s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa

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Most similar movies to Roseanne

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and feel good films and TV series with plots about family relations, family life, parents and children, family, siblings relations, youth and father daughter relationship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Roseanne: Married... with Children (1987), The Middle (2009), Family Matters (1989), Good Luck Charlie (2010), Diff'rent Strokes (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Married... with Children (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, family relations, family problems, struggle, parents and children, misfit, working class, promiscuous daughter, marriage, dog, stupidity ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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100%
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The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: siblings relations, family values, everyday life, family life, family, adolescence, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, childhood, marriage, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Family Matters (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, social relations, disorder, silly humor, goofy hero, lifestyle, youth, family, suburban life, suburbs, verbal byplay, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Good Luck Charlie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Good Luck Charlie is an American television sitcom, which premiered on April 4, 2010, on Disney Channel. The series was created by Phil Baker and Drew Vaupen, who wanted to create a program that would appeal to entire families, as opposed to only ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: large family, adolescence, diary, nurse, family relations, parents and children, parenthood, family values, siblings relations, youth, family, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Diff'rent Strokes (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, interracial adoption, family relations, adoption, brother brother relationship, african american, family, odd couple, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, mischievous children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 10K
The Conners (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: This iconic family—Dan, Jackie, Darlene, Becky and D.J.—grapples with parenthood, dating, an unexpected pregnancy, financial pressures, aging and in-laws in working-class America.
Style: sweet, feel good, touching, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, in laws, family life, parents and children, help, understanding, love, family relations, dysfunctional family, gay joke
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 17K
Family Ties (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Former 1960s flower children Steven and Elyse Keaton raise their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, liberal, culture clash, hippie, parents and children, lifestyle, siblings relations, teenage life, americana, adolescence vs adulthood, family life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 25K
8 Simple Rules (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: What happens to a loving, rational Dad when his darling, pliable daughters morph into hormonally-challenged, incomprehensible teenagers? If he's Paul Hennessy, he reacts in ways even he finds crazy. Thank God he has a 13-year-old son who still ...
Style: sitcom, touching, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: family relations, overbearing parent, teenage daughter, popularity, overprotective parent, family, family problems, lifestyle, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Reba (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After her dentist husband of 20 years leaves her for his dental hygienist, Reba Hart's seemingly perfect world is turned upside down.​
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: single mother, dentist, family life, youth, save the day, couples, family problems, parents and children, teenage life, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, divorced parents ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 56K
Full House (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Full House is an American sitcom television series. Set in San Francisco, the show chronicles widowed father Danny Tanner, who, after the death of his wife Pam, enlists his best friend Joey Gladstone and his brother-in-law Jesse Katsopolis to help ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, father daughter relationship, friends, friendship, single parent, family life, single father, eccentric family, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, precocious child ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, everyday life, family relations, dysfunctional family, family values, parents and children, eccentric family, disorder, christianity, nothing goes right, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 80s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
All in the Family (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker, a working class bigot, constantly squabbles with his family over the important issues of the day.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, suspense, biting ...
Plot: working class, satire, conservative, family relations, liberal, success, stupidity, society, battle of the sexes, prejudice, social problems, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 14K
Step by Step (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: blended family, family relations, family, youth, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family life, siblings relations, sexism, brother brother relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
 33K
The Cosby Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family values, parents and children, family life, couples, lifestyle, couple relations, teenage life, verbal byplay, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 11K
George Lopez (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: George Lopez is an American sitcom starring comedian George Lopez. The show originally aired on ABC from March 27, 2002, to May 8, 2007.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: family relations, factory worker, factory, society, single parent, workplace, disorder, ethnic, friends, promotion, unsupportive coworkers, optimism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Everybody Hates Chris (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Everybody Hates Chris is an American television narrative sitcom that depicts the troubled teenage experiences of comedian Chris Rock while growing up in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City. The show is set between 1982 and 1987, but Rock ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, misfit, african american, bully, working class, black family, sibling rivalry, youth, family values, social relations, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 15K
Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, friends, society, love and romance, youth, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, suburbs, suburban life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
2point4 Children (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: 2point4 children is a 1990s British sitcom that was created and written by Andrew Marshall. It follows the lives of the Porter family; an average family that is persistently faced with surreal situations and sheer bad luck. The show was originally ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: family relations, couple relations, eccentric family, family life, couples, parents and children, siblings relations, family, husband, teenager, mother, working class ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5.2
 1K
See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: couples, family life, couple relations, parents and children, actor's life, family relations, family, parenthood, fatherhood, father son relationship, lifestyle, humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The War at Home (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The War at Home is an American sitcom created by Rob Lotterstein that ran from September 11, 2005 to April 22, 2007 on Fox. It follows the antics of a largely dysfunctional Long Island family. The show lasted for two full seasons but was not renewed ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, witty, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, eccentric family, youth, family values, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, siblings relations, father daughter relationship, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, long island, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 3K
Empty Nest (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Empty Nest is an American sitcom that originally aired on NBC from 1988 to 1995. The series was created as a spin-off of The Golden Girls by creator and producer Susan Harris. For its first three seasons, Empty Nest was one of the year's top 10 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, doctor, parents and children, supportive parent, family, siblings relations, family life, pediatrician, father daughter relationship, coworker relationship, hospital, nurse ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.0
 35K
The Goldbergs (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Before there were parenting blogs, trophies for showing up, and peanut allergies, there was a simpler time called the '80s. For geeky 11-year old Adam these were his wonder years and he faced them armed with a video camera to capture all the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, family relations, childhood, parents and children, overbearing parent, teenage life, family values, three generations, brother sister relationship, jewish, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Bernie Mac Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, artists and showbiz, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, parenthood, husband wife relationship, black family, marriage, uncle nephew relationship, disorder, family values ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 8.0
 162K
That '70s Show (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage love, group of friends, generation gap, couple relations, parents and children, first love, adolescence vs adulthood, americana, cannabis, nurse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, black family, culture clash, hip hop, fish out of water, teenage life, african american, youth, misfit, eccentric family, siblings relations, social differences ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 4K
Moesha (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Moesha was an American sitcom series that aired on the UPN network from January 23, 1996 to May 14, 2001. The series stars R&B singer Brandy Norwood as Moesha Mitchell, a high school student living with her family in the Leimert Park ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, friends, best friends, lifestyle, family, youth, parents and children, verbal byplay, family life, eccentric family, teenage life, blended family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 8K
Blossom (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Blossom is an American sitcom broadcast on NBC from January 3, 1991, to May 22, 1995. The series was created by Don Reo, and starred Mayim Bialik as Blossom Russo, a teenager living with her father and two brothers. It was produced by Reo's ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, touching, witty ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family relations, single parent, single father, eccentric family, teenage life, youth, family, father daughter relationship, friendship between girls, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 12K
Sister, Sister (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sister, Sister is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia Mowry and Tamera Mowry. The premise of the show was that the girls were separated and adopted at birth, one to a single mother, one to a single father, and have met again ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, family relations, parents and children, high school life, sister sister relationship, friendship, twin sister, lifestyle, youth, eccentric family, verbal byplay, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 318
Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Raising Dad is an American television series that aired on the WB from September 2001 until May 2002. The series starred Bob Saget, Kat Dennings, Brie Larson, Riley Smith, Beau Wirick, and Jerry Adler, and was produced by Albion Productions in ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, parents and children, teenage life, siblings relations, family life, youth, living with parents, high school life, coming of age, single parent, family relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One Day at a Time is an American situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as Ann Romano, a divorced mother who moves to Indianapolis with her two teenage daughters Julie ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: starting over, love and romance, family relations, teenage life, family life, parents and children, single parent, best friends, workplace, couples, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%