Movies and TV shows like Jesse

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Jesse (1998)
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Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: single mother, best friends, friends, family relations, love triangle, parents and children, love and romance, starting over, couples, family business, bar, single parent, strong female presence, rivalry, workplace, career change, supportive coworker, female protagonist, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Jesse

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, realistic, humorous and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, friends, couples, family life, best friends and strong female presence mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Jesse: One Day at a Time (1975), Alice (1976), Kate & Allie (1984), Bent (2012), Living Single (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, starting over, family relations, family life, parents and children, teenage life, best friends, family business, siblings relations, eccentric family, adolescence vs adulthood, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, diner, single mother, single parent, hopes, best friends, starting over, parents and children, workplace situations, friendship, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Kate & Allie (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: single parent, friendship, family relations, single mother, female friendship, teenage life, singleness, city life, skyscraper, family life, friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.8
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Bent (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bent is an American romantic comedy television series that ran on NBC from March 21 to April 4, 2012. The series was created by Tad Quill and stars Amanda Peet as a recently divorced lawyer and David Walton as the irresponsible general contractor ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: opposites attract, romance, single parent, starting over, hopes, couples, family relations, parents and children, single mother, womanizer, strong female presence, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Living Single (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Living Single is an American television sitcom that aired for five seasons on the Fox network from August 22, 1993, to January 1, 1998. The show centered on the lives of six friends who share personal and professional experiences while living in a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: african american, workplace situations, workplace romance, urban, singleness, city life, workplace, best friends, love and romance, friends, roommate, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, ex couple relations, parents separation, lifestyle, friendship, singleness, parents and children, single parent, thirtysomething life, owner, couples, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Up All Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, friends, coping, child birth, childbirth, husband wife relationship, parenthood, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Brotherly Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brotherly Love is an American sitcom that ran from September 16, 1995 to April 1, 1996, on NBC, and then moved to The WB, where it aired from September 15, 1996 until May 18, 1997. The series was created by Jonathan Schmock and Jim Vallely, and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, mechanic, love and romance, siblings relations, parents and children, family business, inheritance, step siblings, sibling relationship, brother, auto mechanic, death of father ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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How to Live with Your Parents (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Polly is a single mom who has recently divorced. The transition hasn't been easy for her, especially in this economy. So, like a lot of young people living in this new reality, she and her daughter, Natalie, have moved back home with her ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: single mother, starting over, parents and children, family life, eccentric family, family relations, single parent, hopes, living with parents, family, strong female presence, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, divorce, reporter, family life, parents and children, couple relations, buddies, friends, couples, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: family life, aging, family relations, elderly, parents and children, living with parents, comeback, post office, african american, short lived, black family
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Maude (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, witty, clever, controversial ...
Plot: family relations, liberal, female protagonist, feminism, social relations, couples, friends, strong female presence, suburban life, couple relations, parents and children, family life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Parkers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, touching
Plot: college, social awkwardness, couples, campus, friends, college graduate, social relations, strong female presence, feminism, parents and children, college life, student life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cybill (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring, Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill Sheridan, a twice-divorced single mother of two and ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: friendship, gender, artists and showbiz, actor's life, best friends, strong female presence, family relations, friends, parents and children, family life, feminism, single mother ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: parenting, family life, housewife, couples, parents and children, irresponsible, siblings relations, husband wife relationship, in-laws, family relations, couple relations, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Tracy Morgan Show is an American sitcom that aired from December 2, 2003 to March 20, 2004 on NBC. The series stars Tracy Morgan and Tamala Jones. The show was canceled in its first season after 18 episodes.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, car, african american, stand up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 1K
Odd Mom Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Acclaimed author Jill Kargman plays a version of herself as she navigates the treacherous and elite ecosystem of New York's Upper East Side, and the uber-wealthy mommy clique inhabiting this fantastically outrageous domain.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family life, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, misfit, fish out of water, couples, best friends, disorder, strong female presence, couple relations, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mama's Family (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, friends, couples, family problems, adult virgin, family life, teenage life, parents and children, strong female presence, family, female friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy
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: sitcom, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family relations, family, twin sister, twins, single parent, single father, disorder, siblings relations, mischievous children, friends, nanny, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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One on One (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One on One is an American sitcom that aired on the now-defunct UPN from September 3, 2001 to May 15, 2006. The series stars Flex Alexander as a single sportscaster, who becomes a full-time dad when his ex-wife decides to accept a job out of the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, coming of age, single parent, disorder, mischievous children, high school, high school life, singleness, basketball, best friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: single father, american football, single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, family problems, sibling relationship, father son relationship, professor, widower, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Jamie Foxx Show is an American television sitcom that aired on the WB Network from August 28, 1996 to January 14, 2001. The series stars Jamie Foxx, Garcelle Beauvais, Christopher B. Duncan, Ellia English, and Garrett Morris.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: hotel, family business, performer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, ambition, desire for fame, workplace romance, wooing, workplace situations, workplace, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 2K
Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: elderly, indoor, family relations, retiring, couples, family, aging, lifestyle, family life, unemployment, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Gimme a Break! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons, October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief and his three daughters.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: single father, parents and children, family problems, youth, suburbs, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, death in the family, teenage life, family life, family business, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Wayans Bros. (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Wayans Bros. is a situation comedy that aired from January 1995 to May 1999 on The WB. The series starred real-life brothers Shawn and Marlon Wayans. Both brothers were already well-known from the sketch comedy show In Living Color that was ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: african american, family relations, workplace situations, interracial relations, love and romance, workplace, college, siblings relations, bet, success, couples, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: sitcom, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: bar, workplace situations, working class, satire, family relations, disorder, friends, friendship, eccentric family, family life, workplace, partners ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Super Fun Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Junior attorney Kimmie Boubier and her two best friends, Helen-Alice and Marika, have had a standing date every Friday night for the last 13 years. They even have a motto for what they call "Friday Night Fun Night": "Always together! ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, friends, best friends, misfit, family relations, workplace, siblings relations, social awkwardness, workplace situations, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The George Carlin Show (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The George Carlin Show is an American sitcom that aired on the Fox network from January 1994 to July 1995. It was created jointly by veteran TV producer Sam Simon and the show's namesake, comedian George Carlin.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: taxi, state affairs, buddies, lifestyle, society, workplace, friends, bar, urban, city life, taxi driver, ponytail ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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In the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the House is an American sitcom that premiered on April 10, 1995 on NBC. The series moved to UPN after its second season, where it remained for an additional three seasons until it was canceled on August 11, 1999. In the House starred LL Cool J ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: football, family relations, career change, ex athlete, misfit, down on your luck, clinic, fish out of water, landlord, male female relationship, doctor, african american
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 781
Rude Awakening (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Rude Awakening is a TV series created by Claudia Lonow, aired by Showtime on 55 22-min episodes for 3 seasons.
Style: sitcom, offbeat, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: addiction, alcohol abuse, support group, alcoholics anonymous, friends, family relations, couples, parents and children, lifestyle, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%