Movies and TV shows like Soul Man 1997

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Soul Man (1997)
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Soul Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Soul Man is an American sitcom that aired on ABC in 1997 that lasted two seasons and starred Dan Aykroyd. The series premiered on April 15, 1997, and was picked up for a second season of 22 episodes after only three episodes aired for the first season. Despite ranking 29th in its 2nd season, it ended on May 26, 1998, with 25 episodes produced in total. The theme song was "Soul Man" written by Isaac Hayes and David Porter. Aykroyd performed a cover version of this song with The Blues Brothers.
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, clergy, church, youth, parents and children, family life, single parent, social relations, siblings relations, eccentric family
Time: 90s
Place: usa, michigan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, family life, family, siblings relations, parents and children, youth and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Soul Man: The Jeff Foxworthy Show (1995), Home Improvement (1991), Silver Spoons (1982), Two of a Kind (1998), My Brother and Me (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Jeff Foxworthy Show (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Air conditioning repair man Jeff finds himself a fish out of water living in Indiana with his Southern ways and humor. Eventually he takes his family back to Georgia and reconnects with his eccentric relations.
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, nostalgic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, disorder, family, youth, family life, parents and children, eccentric family, actor playing himself, television flop, short lived
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Home Improvement (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Home Improvement is an American television sitcom starring Tim Allen, that aired from September 17, 1991 to May 25, 1999. The show was created by Matt Williams, Carmen Finestra and David McFadzean. In the 1990s, it was one of the most watched ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, nostalgic
Audience: kids
Plot: handyman, friendship, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, sibling rivalry, male chauvinism, advice, home improvement, employer employee relationship, friend, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Silver Spoons (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Silver Spoons is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 25, 1982 to May 11, 1986 and in first-run syndication from September 15, 1986 to March 4, 1987. The series was produced by Embassy Television for the first four seasons, until ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: youth, rich and poor, coming of age, man child, rich, family, society, family relations, power relations, americana, family life, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two of a Kind is an American sitcom that aired on ABC as part of the network's TGIF line-up, starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The show aired from September 25, 1998 to July 9, 1999. The series was produced by Griffard/Adler Productions, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: twin sister, family relations, family, single father, single parent, disorder, siblings relations, friends, mischievous children, twins, tutor, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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My Brother and Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Brother and Me is a sitcom on Nickelodeon that premiered on October 15, 1994, and ran until February 2, 1995. The show is about a family living in the West Side of Charlotte, North Carolina, who experience the highs and lows of everyday life. ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, middle school, african american, family relations, friends, youth, siblings relations, african american family, morality, house, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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, living with parents, youth, teenage life, siblings relations, family life, father daughter relationship, high school teacher, single father, coming of age, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.8
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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, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: high school, black cast, family relations, blended family, best friends, lifestyle, family, youth, friends, parents and children, verbal byplay, family life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
All About the Andersons (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: As soon as single dad Anthony moves back into his parents' home to provide a stable environment for his 8-year-old son, he immediately remembers why he left in the first place. His mother Flo is always understanding and supportive, but his ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, single father, living with parents, family life, parents and children, unfulfillment, father son relationship, actor, love, follow your dream, friendship, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, butler, power relations, disorder, friends, workplace, family, society, master and servant, lifestyle, youth, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: doctor, family relations, family, parents and children, supportive parent, siblings relations, family life, father daughter relationship, pediatrician, coworker relationship, medical, nurse ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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, kids, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, family relations, parents and children, high school life, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, friendship, biracial, twin sister, lifestyle, youth, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Brothers Garcia (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Brothers García is an American sitcom that premiered in 2000 on Nickelodeon and ended in 2004. It was among the first projects of Sí TV, an effort to produce programming featuring Latino characters, however being aimed at a diverse audience. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family, family relations, teenage life, family life, youth, social relations, siblings relations, immigrants, dark secret, cultural difference, humour, kids and family ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, teenager, family relations, psychiatrist, friends, society, love and romance, youth, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, suburbs ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, realistic, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, female protagonist, single father, single parent, eccentric family, family, youth, teenage life, father daughter relationship, friendship between girls, father son relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Even Stevens (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Even Stevens is an American comedy television series that aired on Disney Channel with a total of three seasons and 65 episodes from June 17, 2000, to June 13, 2003. It follows the life of the Stevenses, a Jewish family living in suburban ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, sitcom ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, sibling rivalry, family relations, parents and children, high school life, teenage life, siblings relations, youth, eccentric family, family life, disorder, mischievous children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.7
 2K
All of Us (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: All of Us is an American sitcom that premiered on the now-defunct UPN network in the United States on September 16, 2003, where it aired for its first three seasons. On October 1, 2006, the show moved to The CW, a new network formed by the merger of ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, divorce, reporter, family life, parents and children, couple relations, buddies, family, friends, couples, black, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 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: kids, family outing
Plot: girl, single father, family relations, child care, friends, partners, family, buddies, lifestyle, odd couple, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, friends, parents and children, couples, suburbs, therapist, father son relationship, marriage, society, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a 10-year-old girl Dawn Haley whose sibling rivalry with her three brothers is heightened by the fact that they are quadruplets.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sitcom, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, family, siblings relations, family life, parents and children, family relations, youth, sibling rivalry, children, brother brother relationship, twins, favoritism among siblings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.7
 58K
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: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: father daughter relationship, family, single father, friends, friendship, single parent, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, siblings relations, precocious child, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Fudge (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Fudge is an American children's television series based on a series of Judy Blume books about a young boy nicknamed Fudge. The series ran for two seasons, with 24 episodes following a telefilm adaptation of Blume's novel Fudge-A-Mania, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: youth, family, family relations, skyscraper, siblings relations, school, elevator, friend, sibling rivalry, little brother, parents, apartment
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.0
 268
On Our Own (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: On Our Own is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 13, 1994 until April 14, 1995. The series stars Ralph Louis Harris and six real life siblings: Jazz, Jocqui, Jake, Jojo, Jurnee, and Jussie Smollett. The series was created and ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family relations, fighting the system, society, siblings relations, family life, home alone, african american protagonist, brother sister relationship, gender disguise, car accident, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Raised by Wolves (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set on a Wolverhampton council estate, Raised By Wolves is modern day reimagining of the childhood of Caitlin Moran and her brothers and sisters. Single-mum Della lives in a three bedroom council house with Germaine, Aretha, Yoko, Mariah, Wyatt and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: eccentric family, family life, family relations, single mother, single parent, youth, teenage life, feminist, family, siblings relations, strong female presence, estate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Royal Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: living with parents, family relations, aging, family life, parents and children, elderly, post office, comeback, african american, black family, black, short lived
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Eight Is Enough (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Eight Is Enough is an American television comedy-drama series that ran on ABC from March 15, 1977, until August 29, 1981. The show was modeled after syndicated newspaper columnist Thomas Braden, a real-life parent with eight children, who wrote a ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, couples, remarry, family, single parent, love and romance, teenage life, couple relations, parents and children, looking for love, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Brother's Keeper (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brother's Keeper is an American television sitcom that ran for one season from September 25, 1998 to May 14, 1999 on ABC. Created by Donald Todd, the series chronicles the rocky coexistence of Porter Waide and his irresponsible pro-football ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Plot: american football, single father, sibling relationship, siblings relations, parents and children, family problems, family relations, single parent, living together, father son relationship, professor, widower ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: family relations, starting over, love and romance, teenage life, family life, parents and children, couples, thirtysomething life, single parent, best friends, workplace, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Wendell and Vinnie (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Vinnie Bassett, proprietor of a pop culture memorabilia store who only takes breaks to read comic books and play video games. His bachelor life comes to a halt when he assumes guardianship of his incredibly intelligent and mature ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, custody, family life, family, family relations, youth, family values, siblings relations, teenage girl, silly humor, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: family relations, aging, parents and children, family life, family gatherings, eccentric family, siblings relations, social relations, couples, elderly, golden years, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.7
 1K
Big Family (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Grande Família is a Brazilian television comedy, and is one of the most watched primetime shows. The show airs on the Globo Network, and tells the story of a typical lower middle-class family living in a suburb neighborhood of Rio de ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, absurd
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, couple relations, dysfunctional family, silly humor, couples, brazilian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%