Movies and TV shows like Glee

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Glee (2009)
 6.8
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Glee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Glee is an American teen musical comedy-drama television series that airs on the Fox network in the United States. It focuses on the reconstituted William McKinley High School glee club, New Directions, which competes on the show choir competition circuit while its disparate members deal with relationships, sexuality, social issues, and learning to become an effective team.
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, suspense, witty, semi serious, funny, light, sitcom, multicultural ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school, gay, coach, contests and competitions, outcast, cheerleader, friendship, teenage life, performance, gay teenager, ambition, youth, music band, audition, teachers and students, high school life, teenage girl, teenager, bully, talented, teacher, lesbian, choir, lgbt, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa

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Most similar movies to Glee

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films and TV series with plots about high school, teenager, youth, teenage life, teenage girl, friends and friendship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Glee: Pitch Perfect (2012), Lemonade Mouth (2011), Big Time Rush (2009), School of Rock (2003), Dream High (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
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Pitch Perfect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, family outing
Plot: music, college, competition, performance, youth, music band, rivalry, singing competition, friends, female friendship, female protagonist, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa, california
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91%
 6.9
 18K
Lemonade Mouth (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows five disparate high school students - Olivia, Mo, Charlie, Stella, and Wen who meet in detention. They realize they are destined to rock, and ultimately form a band that becomes a champion for students sidelined by the high school ...
Style: humorous, light, realistic, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: high school, youth, artists and showbiz, friendship, teenage life, friends, lifestyle, performance, music band, high school life, self discovery, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
 13K
Big Time Rush (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Four teenage friends move from Minneapolis to Los Angeles to form a potential chart-topping boy band after Kendall is inadvertently discovered by an eccentric record executive, Gustavo Rocque. As they seize this opportunity of a lifetime, these ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, semi serious, funny, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: music band, teenager, rising to stardom, friends, family relations, ex athlete, siblings relations, high school life, high school, teenage life, music, athlete's life ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.2
 307K
School of Rock (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fired from his band and hard up for cash, guitarist and vocalist Dewey Finn finagles his way into a job as a fifth-grade substitute teacher at a private school, where he secretly begins teaching his students the finer points of rock 'n' ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, sexy, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: music, teacher, teachers and students, rock music, school, rock band, musician, music band, high school, student, battle of the bands, rock concert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: california, new york, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
 3K
Dream High (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Dream High is a South Korean television series broadcast by KBS in 2011. It features miss A's Suzy, Kim Soo-hyun, T-ara's Eunjung, IU and 2PM. The drama was popular among teenagers, and brought in viewership ratings in the 18 to 20 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, music industry, music, ambition, friendship, love triangle, musician's life, follow your dream, against the odds, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Cheetah Girls 2 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Best friends Galleria, Chanel, Dorinda, and Aqua, A.K.A. the girl band "The Cheetahs," get the opportunity of a lifetime when they strut their way to Barcelona, Spain, to perform in an international music festival. Along the way, the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: music band, disney, lifestyle, musician's life, teenage life, friendship, teenage love, girl group, artists and showbiz, youth, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, usa, new york, europe, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.6
 6K
Jonas L.A. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Jonas, previously promoted as "J.O.N.A.S.", is a Disney Channel Original Series created by Roger S. H. Schulman and Michael Curtis, starring the Jonas Brothers. The brothers appear as the "Lucas Brothers", the three members of ...
Style: feel good, sitcom, humorous, sentimental, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenage life, teenager, lifestyle, music band, teenage love, siblings relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, high school life, youth, musician's life, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 26K
Victorious (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Victorious is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider that originally aired on Nickelodeon from March 27, 2010 until February 2, 2013. The series revolves around aspiring singer Tori Vega, a teenager who attends a performing arts high school ...
Style: feel good, sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, friendship, lifestyle, teenage girl, best friends, hollywood, teenage life, high school life, love and romance, teachers and students, singer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 31 min.
TV show
Story: A group of East High students countdown to the opening night of their school’s first-ever production of “High School Musical.” Showmances blossom; friendships are tested while new ones are made; rivalries flare and lives are changed forever as ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, friendship, sport team, love and romance, happy ending, music, audition, parents and children, family relations, follow your dream, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Liv and Maddie (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of identical twins Liv, a former television star back home in Wisconsin and in the process of adding movie star to her credits, as well as beginning to focus on her music career, and Maddie, an outstanding student and basketball ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, popularity, teenage girl, siblings relations, parents and children, teenager, high school life, youth, high school, favoritism among siblings, twin sister, family life ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.4
 159K
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name, and regain their status, ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, humorous, tricky ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: music band, teenager, music, college, friendship, singing competition, dancing, music business, hip hop, stereotypes, twists and turns, musician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.0
 17K
Fame (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An updated version of the 1980 musical, which centered on the students of the New York Academy of Performing Arts.
Style: melancholic, intense, semi serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, date night
Plot: teacher, dancing, high school, music, teenager, music business, reality, dream come true, desire for fame, youth, follow your dream, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.1
 34K
Camp Rock (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Mitchie gets a chance to attend Camp Rock, her life takes an unpredictable twist, and she learns just how important it is to be true to yourself.
Style: romantic, humorous, melancholic, semi serious, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, family outing ...
Plot: teenager, summer camp, disney, love and romance, fall in love, teenage girl, teenage love, cinderella story, lifestyle, camp, friends, musician's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: hawaii, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Sunday School Musical (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two competing groups of high school students must rally together and enter a song and dance competition in order to save their church from closing.
Style: humorous, exciting, light, feel good, christian film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, church, lifestyle, follow your dream, rivalry, music band, friends, ambition, teachers and students, teenage love, save the day, choir ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Physics or Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: Física o Química was a Spanish television series made by Antena 3. The first episode premiered on 4 February 2008. Before its televised broadcast, Física o Química was released on cell phones in Vodafone live! and on the official website of ...
Style: realistic, erotic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, youth, friendship, teachers and students, high school life, teenage life, gay teenager, love, teenager, bullying, power relations, bully ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 17K
Smash (2012)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Smash is an American musical drama television series created by playwright Theresa Rebeck and developed by Robert Greenblatt for NBC. Steven Spielberg served as one of the executive producers. The series was broadcast in the US by NBC and produced ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, stylized, queer cinema
Audience: girls' night
Plot: actress, showbiz, dancer, actor's life, young woman, producer, singer, actor, starlet, desire for fame, ambition, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
High School Musical 2 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The East High Wildcats are ready to have the time of their lives. Troy (Zac Efron) is thrilled when he’s offered a job in a country club, but it’s all part of Sharpay’s (Ashley Tisdale) plot to lure him away from Gabriella (Vanessa Hudgens). ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, pre-teens, chick flick ...
Plot: teenage love, high school life, teenager, disney, romance, dancing, love and romance, youth, ambition, music, country club, talent show ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
High School Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Troy (Zac Efron), the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens), the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, teenage love, love and romance, music, disney, teenager, friendship, family relations, happy ending, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, albuquerque new mexico, new mexico, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.5
 2K
Spectacular! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school choir is fading in popularity, as it continues to lose most of its' members one by one. A wannabe rock singer is convinced to join the choir, in hopes of winning the upcoming competition and cash prize.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: contests and competitions, youth, music, music band, rivalry, rock, ambition, performance, teenager, choir, teenage girl, contest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: It's almost graduation day for high school seniors Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Chad, Ryan and Taylor ― and the thought of heading off in separate directions after leaving East High has these Wildcats thinking they need to do something ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, pre-teens
Plot: high school, prom, teenage love, friendship, high school life, love and romance, high school hunk, teenager, romance, couples, disney, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Boy Meets World (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, boys' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: high school, coming of age, family relations, school, teachers and students, college, teenage life, high school life, power relations, supportive parent, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Girl Meets World (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of relatable and adventurous Riley Matthews, the tween daughter of Cory and Topanga Matthews, and her bold best friend Maya as they traverse the twists and turns of teenage years at Manhattan's John Quincy Adams Middle School ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, school, youth, family values, supportive parent, parents and children, teenage life, self discovery, teachers and students, teenager, middle school, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mitchie can't wait to go back to Camp Rock and spend the summer making new music with her friends and superstar Shane Gray. But the slick new camp across the lake, Camp Star, has drummed up some serious competition — featuring newcomers Luke ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, pre-teens
Plot: summer camp, rivalry, camp, teenage life, ambition, artists and showbiz, music band, teenage love, singing competition, friendship, friends, underdog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.6
 19K
Lizzie McGuire (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lizzie McGuire is an American live-action teen sitcom, which features an animated version of the title character performing soliloquy. The animated sequences were interspersed with the show's live-action sequences. It premiered on the Disney ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: female protagonist, friendship, teenage life, family relations, family, youth, school, siblings relations, teenager, disney, middle school, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 127K
Gilmore Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the charming town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, the series follows the captivating lives of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a mother/daughter pair who have a relationship most people only dream of.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, kids, teen drama
Plot: small town, mother daughter relationship, student, boyfriend, small town life, female protagonist, social relations, lifestyle, looking for love, single mother, first love, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: yale university, connecticut, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Cheetah Girls (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A four-member teen girl group named the Cheetah Girls go to a Manhattan High School for the Performing Arts and try to become the first freshmen to win the talent show in the school's history. During the talent show auditions, they meet a ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, chick flick, kids ...
Plot: friendship, girl group, high school, coming of age, showbiz, musician's life, follow your dream, fashion, disney, teenager, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: humorous, light, semi serious, sitcom, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: nerd, social misfits, teenager, weed, socially awkward, friendship, coming of age, cheerleader, social relations, teenage life, teacher, teacher student relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1981, year 1980, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Another Cinderella Story (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A guy who danced with what could be the girl of his dreams at a costume ball only has one hint at her identity: the Zune she left behind as she rushed home in order to make her curfew. And with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in front of him, he ...
Style: romantic, feel good, modern fairy tale, fairy tale, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, family outing, kids ...
Plot: cinderella, cinderella story, high school, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, pop star, school, youth, evil stepmother, love affair, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.1
 7K
A.N.T. Farm (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A.N.T. Farm is a Disney Channel sitcom which premiered on May 6, 2011 as a special preview and continued as a regular series on June 17, 2011. The pilot episode, "transplANTed" aired after the series finale of The Suite Life on Deck. The ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: music school, child prodigy, cheerleader, popular girl, school, teenage life, prodigy, teenager, social relations, high school life, bully, youth ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 85K
Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, cynical, sexy, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friends, friendship, teenage life, underage drinking, youth, high school life, sexual relations, lifestyle, high school, siblings relations, looking for sex, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%