Movies and TV shows like The Golden Girls

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The Golden Girls (1985)
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The Golden Girls (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Golden Girls is an American sitcom, created by Susan Harris, that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992. Starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan and Estelle Getty, the show centers on four older women sharing a home in Miami, Florida.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sentimental, clever, feel good, touching
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: sitcom, elderly, female friendship, widow, friendship, best friends, golden years, aging, friends, looking for love, parents and children, singleness, family relations, lifestyle, teacher, kitchen, house, single woman, female protagonist, infidelity, sarcasm, female teacher, grandmother, catholic, dating ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: florida, miami, usa, sicily, georgia, minnesota, atlanta georgia

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Most similar movies to The Golden Girls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about sitcom, friends, family relations, friendship, parents and children, lifestyle and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like The Golden Girls: Maude (1972), Kate & Allie (1984), Retired at 35 (2011), Wings (1990), Cosby (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Golden Palace (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Golden Palace is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 18, 1992, to May 14, 1993. The show is a spin-off of the sitcom The Golden Girls, continuing the story from that series. CBS cancelled the spin-off in 1993 after one ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: sitcom, hotel, elderly, chef, best friends, golden years, workplace situations, workplace, friends, friendship, remarry, business venture ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: miami, florida, usa, minnesota
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95%
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Maude (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, feminism, female protagonist, liberal, couple relations, social issues, suburbs, suburban life, society, couples, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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52%
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Kate & Allie (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Kate & Allie is an American television situation comedy which ran from March 19, 1984, to May 22, 1989. Kate & Allie first aired on CBS as a midseason replacement series and only six episodes were initially commissioned, but the favorable ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: sitcom, single mother, female friendship, single parent, friendship, city life, family life, urban, roommate, best friends, feminism, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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46%
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Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, golden years, parents and children, living with parents, family relations, family life, elderly, lifestyle
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Wings (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett attempt to run an airline on the New England island of Nantucket while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees.
Style: talky, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, airport, siblings relations, workplace situations, sibling relationship, pilot, workplace, friendship, friends, family relations, control room, mechanic ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, based on british tv series
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, elderly, aging, couple relations, black family, retirement, family, family life, unemployment, couples, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 48K
Full House (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, friends, single parent, friendship, single father, family life, children, baby, parents and children, siblings relations, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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State of Grace (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: State of Grace is an American comedy-drama series that ran for two seasons on the Fox Network's Fox Family channel during 2001 and 2002.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: jewish, family, best friends, friendship, sitcom, teenager, retro, jewish family, school, teenage life, youth, family relations ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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One Foot in the Grave (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Foot in the Grave is a BBC television sitcom series written by David Renwick. The show ran for six series, including seven Christmas specials, two Comic Relief specials, over an eleven-year period, from early 1990 to late 2000. The latter Comic ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: sitcom, golden years, couple relations, retirement, misery, elderly, family relations, couples, disorder, oldtimer, retired, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single mother, workplace, single parent, workplace situations, restaurant, family relations, friends, best friends, starting over, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Designing Women (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Designing Women is an American television sitcom that centered on the working and personal lives of four Southern women and one man in an interior design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It aired on the CBS television network from September 29, 1986 until ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, feminism, interior design, friendship, battle of the sexes, career woman, looking for love, workplace situations, family relations, social relations, workplace, single parent ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Moesha (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, multicultural
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, best friends, teenage life, family, high school, blended family, black family, family life, youth, family relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Cheers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Cheers is an American sitcom television series that ran for 11 seasons from 1982 to 1993. It was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for NBC and created by the team of James Burrows, Glen ...
Style: talky, feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, bar, womanizer, psychiatrist, accountant, coach, buddies, couple relations, workplace romance, love and romance, couples, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Waiting for God (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Waiting for God is a British sitcom that ran on BBC1 from 1990 to 1994 starring Graham Crowden as Tom and Stephanie Cole as Diana, two spirited residents of a retirement home who spend their time running rings around the home's oppressive ...
Style: semi serious, cynical, realistic, clever, humorous
Plot: sitcom, elderly, retirement home, golden years, friendship, retirement, retirement home life, elderly lovers, aging, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Boy Meets World (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: sitcom, coming of age, school, friendship, college, high school, dating, neighbor, buddies, family, high school life, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mama's Family (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Thelma Harper and her spinster sister Fran open their home to Thelma's recently divorced son Vinton and his teenage son and daughter. It's quite an adjustment for everyone, especially the cranky, argumentative Thelma.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, based on sketch comedy
Plot: sitcom, dysfunctional family, family life, family, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, couples, family problems, friends, adult virgin, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 60K
Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The assorted humiliations, disasters and rare triumphs of four very different twenty-something girls: Hannah, an aspiring writer; Marnie, an art gallery assistant and cousins Jessa and Shoshanna.
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aspiring writer, female friendship, roommate, dating, strong sexual content, best friends, city life, young woman, young adult, friendship, new yorker, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Girlfriends (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN's successor network, The CW, before being cancelled in 2008. The final episode aired on February 11, 2008. When Girlfriends returned ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, urban, best friends, female friendship, black woman, love and romance, romance, friends, couple relations, fall in love, friendship, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mary Tyler Moore Show is an American television sitcom created by James L. Brooks and Allan Burns that aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977. The program was a television breakthrough, with the first never-married, independent career woman as the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good
Plot: sitcom, friendship, workplace, producer, dating, singleness, tv news, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, friends, boss and employee, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Blossom (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, family, single father, single parent, best friends, eccentric family, teenage life, youth, family relations, friends, siblings relations, teenage girl ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Single working mom Christine Campbell has just learned that her ex is dating a much younger woman with the same first name. To avoid any confusion, the new girlfriend is dubbed New Christine, which leaves her with the unfortunate nickname Old ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, single parent, friendship, single mother, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, best friends, singleness, thirtysomething life, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Royal Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Royal Family is an American sitcom starring Redd Foxx and Della Reese. The series was created and produced by Eddie Murphy, as part of a development deal Murphy had with CBS, and produced by Paramount Television, the television arm of Paramount ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, family life, living with parents, black family, family relations, aging, elderly, african american, post office, comeback, short lived
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Rhoda (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired 109 episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which Harper between the years 1970 and 1974 had played the role ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, jewish, couple relations, parents and children, dating, city life, urban, thirtysomething life, family relations, siblings relations, singleness, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Different World (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Different World is an American television sitcom which aired for six seasons on NBC. It is a spin-off series from The Cosby Show and originally centered on Denise Huxtable and the life of students at Hillman College, a fictional mixed but ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
Plot: sitcom, college, best friends, buddies, social issues, racism, golden years, friendship, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, college life, student life ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
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Empty Nest (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, pediatrician, doctor, nurse, hospital, coworker relationship, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, family relations, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 827
Rita Rocks (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Rita Rocks is a Lifetime original sitcom that ran from October 20, 2008 to December 7, 2009. It is the network's first original comedy in over a decade. The series debuted alongside re-runs of Reba as part of a new comedy hour for Tuesday ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: sitcom, best friends, music band, motherhood, friendship, unfulfillment, family relations, friends, follow your dream, couple relations, parents and children, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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8 Simple Rules (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, overprotective parent, overbearing parent, teenage daughter, parents and children, siblings relations, family, suburbs, eccentric family, teenage life, family life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Drew Carey Show (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Drew is an assistant director of personnel in a Cleveland department store and he has been stuck there for ten years. Other than fighting with co-worker Mimi, his hobbies include drinking beer and not being able to get dates. To make a few extra ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic
Plot: sitcom, department store, office, workplace, loser, friendship, workplace situations, store, friends, small town, buddies, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sister, Sister (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, twins, verbal byplay, parents and children, family, twin sister, siblings relations, college, eccentric family, high school, student life, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Six Dance Lessons In Six Weeks (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A retired woman hires a dance instructor to give her private dance lessons at her home -- one per week for six weeks. What begins as an antagonistic relationship turns into a close friendship as they dance together.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: golden years, self discovery, friendship, teachers and students, friends, elderly, dancer's life, aging, artists and showbiz, power relations, gossip, gay lead character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%