Movies and TV shows like Melissa & Joey

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Melissa & Joey (2010)
 7.0
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Melissa & Joey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 her niece and nephew after a Ponzi scheme leaves him broke.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious, sitcom
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: nanny, family relations, politician, parents and children, couples, adolescence, custody, child care, family life, job seeking, bankruptcy, fish out of water, guardian, employer employee relationship, teenage girl, brother sister relationship, teenage boy, aunt niece relationship, pretend relationship, family, teenager, tv show, city council, youth, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio

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Most similar movies to Melissa & Joey

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and feel good films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, family life, couples, couple relations, family and father son relationship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Melissa & Joey: Young & Hungry (2014), Two and a Half Men (2003), The Nanny (1993), My Fake Fiance (2009), Modern Family (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Young & Hungry (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Two worlds collide when Josh, a wealthy young tech entrepreneur, meets Gabi, a feisty young food blogger, looking to be his personal chef. Gabi is desperate for the job and must prove herself, mostly to Josh's aide, who prefers a famous chef ...
Style: sitcom, light, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: female protagonist, businessman, workplace, female friendship, chef, employer employee relationship, publicist, women, computers and web, gay couple, tv show, gay lead character ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
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100%
Two and a Half Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A hedonistic jingle writer's free-wheeling life comes to an abrupt halt when his brother and 10-year-old nephew move into his beach-front house.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: beach house, teenager, friends, womanizer, roommate, slacker, parents and children, lifestyle, sibling relationship, eccentric family, family life, young kid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, malibu california, usa
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100%
 7.0
 44K
The Nanny (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, family relations, female protagonist, butler, unlikely couple, children, fish out of water, fall in love, eligible bachelor, workplace, love and romance, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Fake Fiance (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jennifer and Vince, virtual strangers, find themselves strapped for cash and decide to stage a fake engagement and wedding just for the gifts
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: wedding, pretend relationship, fall in love, true love, family relations, engagement, couples, romance, secret identity, money problems, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.5
 430K
Modern Family (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, funny, realistic, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, family relations, generation gap, everyday life, adolescence, family life, parents and children, eccentric family, mother daughter relationship, couple relations, blended family, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, southern california, usa, los angeles
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100%
 7.3
 24K
Black-ish (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, parents and children, african american, family, family life, black family, society, disorder, social differences, social relations, fish out of water, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 15K
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, teens, kids
Plot: blended family, family relations, family, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, sister sister relationship, youth, couples, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 50K
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family values, everyday life, siblings relations, family life, parents and children, family relations, parenthood, adolescence, family, youth, small town, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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House of Payne (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, working class, social relations, parents and children, family life, suburbs, elderly, youth, african american protagonist, black cast, suburban life, african american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Meet the Browns (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, sentimental, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, aging, family life, parents and children, family gatherings, elderly, eccentric family, siblings relations, social relations, couples, golden years, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 7K
Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about two young couples and their outrageously contrasting views on parenting. Greg and Kim Warner struggle on a daily basis to become perfect at the job. Kim is a neurotic, stay-at-home mother, and although her husband, Greg, is a success ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious, entertaining ...
Plot: family life, housewife, couples, parents and children, family, irresponsible, family relations, siblings relations, couple relations, husband wife relationship, kids and family, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 34K
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: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family values, family life, parents and children, couples, lifestyle, teenage life, verbal byplay, couple relations, siblings, black family, girl ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bill Engvall Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, friends, parents and children, couples, suburbs, therapist, father son relationship, marriage, society, love, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 4K
Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Married is a half hour comedy about being miserably in love. Russ and Lina Bowman can barely remember what life was like before kids, debt, and suburbia rained on their romance -- but every once in a while, in between the arguments about their ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, sitcom ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, couple relations, marital problem, couples, friendship, family relations, family life, parents and children, husband wife relationship, love and romance, save the day, marital crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: black family, family relations, teenager, culture clash, fish out of water, hip hop, youth, misfit, eccentric family, siblings relations, social differences, verbal byplay ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 6K
'Til Death (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about the triumphs and tribulations of marriage and friendship from very different perspectives. It's about the funny – and sometimes annoying – things that happen between husbands, wives, parents, children, neighbors and friends ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, marital problem, rage, friends, couples, couple relations, relationship problems, romance, society, newlyweds, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: everyday life, overbearing parent, family values, dysfunctional family, family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, christianity, disorder, nothing goes right, youth, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Married to the Kellys (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: New York writer Tom grew up an only child and is a loner by nature. He's a man who takes pride in refusing to learn the names of his neighbors. But his life is destined for change when he marries Susan, a gregarious social butterfly from the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, eccentric family, couple relations, couples, family relations, fish out of water, parents and children, suburbs, moving, friendship, family, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, humorous, semi serious, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, teenage life, parents and children, youth, family values, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, father daughter relationship, teenager, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Plot: silly humor, family relations, parents and children, family, couple relations, couples, family life, wife, stand up comedian, comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Notes from the Underbelly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Notes from the Underbelly is an American sitcom that debuted on ABC as a midseason replacement. The series is based upon the novel of the same name by Risa Green, and is produced by Eric and Kim Tannenbaum for Warner Bros. Television. The title is a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, friendship, family life, couples, family relations, friends, parents and children, youth, babies and infants, rivalry, pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: blended family, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, newlyweds, family life, ex athlete, black family, black cast, interracial friendship, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, sitcom, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, couple relations, social differences, disorder, culture clash, everyday life, friendship, marriage, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The McCarthys (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A multi-camera comedy about a close-knit, sports-crazed Boston family whose somewhat athletically challenged son, Ronny, is chosen by his father to be his assistant high school basketball coach, much to the surprise of his more qualified siblings. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, sitcom ...
Plot: family, parents and children, family life, eccentric family, family relations, gays and lesbians, gay son, lgbt, lgbt teen, unwed mother, mother son relationship, living with parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 32K
Suburgatory (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage life, suburban life, neighbor neighbor relationship, suburbs, youth, everyday life, family relations, parents and children, single parent, teenager, social relations, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 336
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: parents and children, living with parents, youth, teenage life, siblings relations, family life, family, father daughter relationship, single father, high school teacher, coming of age, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 115
Happy Family (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Happy Family is an NBC sitcom that debuted in fall of 2003.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, parents and children, family life, leaving home, family problems, suburbs, dentist, grownups, dysfunctional family, college dropout, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love affair, family life, couples, family relations, couple relations, pregnancy, lifestyle, parents and children, friendship between men, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 7K
Trophy Wife (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The third time's the charm, they say, and reformed party girl Kate is hoping that's true when she becomes the third wife of a slightly older man, Pete. They fell into each others' arms (literally) at a karaoke bar, and flash forward a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, overbearing parent, fish out of water, family relations, mischievous children, youth, family, couple relations, disorder, teenage life, friends, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 3K
Marry Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Six years ago, Annie and Jake bonded over their mutual love of nachos and they've been inseparable ever since. Now, after returning from a romantic two-week island vacation, Jake’s all set to pop the question. Before he can ask, though, Annie ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, engagement, friends, everyday life, family relations, group of friends, friendship, couples, thirtysomething life, love and romance, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%