Movies and TV shows like Wilfred

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Wilfred (2011)
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Wilfred (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Everyone else sees Wilfred as just a dog, but Ryan sees a crude and somewhat surly, yet irrepressibly brave and honest Australian bloke in a cheap dog suit. While leading him through a series of comedic and existential adventures, Wilfred the dog shows Ryan the man how to overcome his fears and joyfully embrace the unpredictability and insanity of the world around him.
Style: dark humor, surreal, not serious, gross out humor, entertaining, cynical, offbeat, humorous, tragicomedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loser, lifestyle, foe turned friend, dog, stoners, slacker, buddies, odd couple, insanity, mental illness, drugs/alcohol, character change, depression, pets, suburbs, mishap, surrealism, sexual humor, suicide attempt, suicidal, young woman, friendship, marijuana, friends, girlfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Wilfred

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and offbeat films and TV series with plots about friends, lifestyle, friendship, disorder, buddies, profanity and slacker mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Wilfred: Ideal (2005), Legit (2013), Human Giant (2007), Weeds (2005), Man Up (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wilfred (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Wilfred is an Australian comedy television series directed by Tony Rogers, produced by Jenny Livingston and starring Jason Gann, Adam Zwar and Cindy Waddingham. Created by Zwar, Gann and Rogers, it was based on their award-winning 2002 short film ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, not serious, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: odd couple, disorder, friendship, lifestyle, goofy hero, looking for love, pets, couples, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 8.2
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Ideal (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ideal is a British dark comedy sit-com, originally broadcast on digital channel BBC Three, created by Graham Duff and produced by BBC Comedy North and Baby Cow Productions. It stars Johnny Vegas as small-time cannabis dealer Moz. It is set in ...
Style: dark humor, sitcom, not serious, surreal, humorous ...
Plot: drug dealing, stoners, petty criminal, crimes, buddies, crime, slacker, marijuana, dishonor among criminals, flat, drug dealer, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, manchester, northern england
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78%
 8.2
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Legit (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jim Jefferies, an edgy, foul-mouthed stand-up comedian from Australia, in his mid-30s and living in LA, is endeavoring to make his life and career more “legit,” only to find it a difficult, uncomfortable uphill struggle every step of the way. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, cynical, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lifestyle, career, buddies, friendship, self involved, everyday life, antisocial behavior, irresponsible, politically correct, artists and showbiz, profanity, comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.2
 3K
Human Giant (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Human Giant is a sketch comedy show on MTV, starring writer/performers Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer and directed primarily by Jason Woliner. The show ran for two seasons. In interviews, the group has mentioned that they were offered a third ...
Style: humorous, surreal, dark humor, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedian, stupidity, disorder, friends, mishap, buddies, chaos and mayhem, odd, agent, silly humor, joke, irreverence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.9
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Weeds (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Weeds is an American dark comedy-drama series created by Jenji Kohan. The central character is Nancy Botwin, a widowed mother of two boys who begins selling cannabis to support her family after her husband dies suddenly of a heart attack. Over the ...
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, dysfunctional family, drug dealer, drug dealing, stoners, family life, single mother, suburbs, profanity, eccentric family, drugs/alcohol, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 3K
Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, couples, buddies, lifestyle, couple relations, friends, slacker, irresponsible, roommate, thirtysomething life, machismo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 465
Starved (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Starved is an FX Network television situation comedy that aired for one season of seven episodes in 2005. The series was about four friends who each suffer from eating disorders, who met at a "shame-based" support group called Belt ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, sitcom, light, entertaining ...
Plot: eating disorder, support group, friendship, stock broker, misfit, lifestyle, dishonesty, society, mental illness, obsession, physical appearance, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
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Gravity (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gravity is an American comedy-drama television series created by Jill Franklyn and Eric Schaeffer. It premiered on April 23, 2010 on Starz in the United States. On June 30, 2010, Starz reported that Gravity had been canceled.
Style: tragicomedy, realistic, humorous, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: support group, suicide, suicidal, friendship, life is a bitch, starting over, human nature, misfit, hopes, plan gone awry, ex athlete, mental disorders ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 2K
Loiter Squad (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Loiter Squad is an American sketch comedy television series starring Tyler, The Creator, Jasper Dolphin, Taco Bennett, and Lionel Boyce from the Los Angeles hip hop group Odd Future. The show regularly features other members of the group as well. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hip hop, prank, silly humor, buddies, friends, hip hop culture, disorder, joke, absurdism, sketch, profanity, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.3
 172K
Californication (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions.
Style: sexy, dark humor, cynical, witty, humorous ...
Plot: womanizer, writer's life, sexual relations, lust, lifestyle, sexual activity, drugs/alcohol, writers, family life, strong sexual content, addiction, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.5
 220K
Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, not serious, sitcom, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college life, friends, friendship, lifestyle change, student life, hardcase students, social relations, odd, geek, uptight character, silly humor, crush ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 11
Meanwhile... (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A colorful and off-beat sketch comedy series combining nostalgic elements of television with modern, slightly offensive, characters and situations. Performances by MEANWHILE, a diverse sketch comedy troupe based in Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, surreal, sexy ...
Plot: silly humor, profanity, gay, homosexual, stereotypes, friendship, family relations, sexual humor, absurdism, cross dressing, stereotype, fake commercial
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.6
 53K
Peep Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Peep Show is an award-winning British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb amongst others. It has been broadcast on Channel ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, odd couple, slacker, everyday life, struggle, loser, lifestyle, buddies, misfit, neighbor, socially awkward, point of view ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.6
 51K
Spaced (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Spaced: the anti-Friends, in that it examines the lives of common 20 somethings, but in a way that is more down to earth and realistic. Here we have Daisy and Tim; two 'young' adults with big dreams just trying to get by in this crazy ...
Style: sitcom, surreal, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, platonic, slacker, deception, dog, artist, friendship, writers, mishap, sexual tension, young woman, marijuana ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, bad taste humour, realistic ...
Plot: bar, slacker, misfit, buddies, nothing goes right, family relations, alcohol, stupidity, drunkenness, family problems, dysfunctional family, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Eastbound & Down (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Years after he turned his back on his hometown, a burned-out major league ballplayer returns to teach phys ed at his old middle school.
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: baseball, comeback, desire for fame, teacher, ambition, lifestyle, ex athlete, delusion, loser, coach, stupidity, dysfunctional character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.9
 32K
Bored to Death (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Jonathan Ames, a young Brooklyn writer, is feeling lost. He's just gone through a painful break-up, thanks in part to his drinking, can't write his second novel, and carouses too much with his magazine editor. Rather than face reality, ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, intellectual, cynical ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, friendship, writers, amateur detective, lifestyle, career change, young man, lifestyle change, drinking problem, secret, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 509
Guy Code (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: MTV2's Guy Code is the ultimate guy's guide to the laws of manhood. Every bro knows the code. Some say guys are born with it, but not everyone follows the same set of guidelines. On Guy Code, we're putting people on notice!
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friends, lifestyle, buddies, machismo, manhood, irresponsible, guest, silly humor, shallowness, rules and policies
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.3
 8K
Undateable (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Whether it's due to a lack of style, the wrong job, or even just a bad haircut, everyone goes through a time in their lives when they're undateable. Most of us eventually grow out of it, but some people need a little more help than others. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, dating, bar, supportive friend, roommate, odd couple, looking for love, shyness, seduction, lifestyle, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.7
 121K
Six Feet Under (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: A darkly comic look at members of a dysfunctional L.A. family that run a funeral business.  When death is your business, what is your life? For the Fisher family, the world outside of their family-owned funeral home continues to be at least as ...
Style: dark humor, psychological, emotional, contemplative, surreal ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, death, family business, dysfunctional family, gay, funeral home, dealing with death, hopes, self discovery, mortician, workplace problem, life changing experience ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 1K
We Are Men (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: We Are Men is about four single guys living in a short-term apartment complex who unexpectedly find camaraderie over their many missteps in love.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhood, friends, social relations, buddies, couples, lifestyle, twentysomething life, singleness, silly humor, friendship between men, camaraderie, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
 3K
Testees (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Testees is a Canadian television series, created by Kenny Hotz and written and produced by Kenny Hotz and Derek Harvie. Testees originally aired on Thursdays at 10:30 PM EST on FX and ran from October 9, 2008 to December 18, 2008. and debuted on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, gross out humor, captivating ...
Plot: buddies, disorder, friends, silly humor, experiment gone awry, male nudity, medical test, thirtysomething life, human guinea pig
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: After a naive Midwestern girl's big city dreams are dashed her first week in New York, she finds herself living with her worst nightmare in this hilarious, contemporary comedy about a female odd couple who are surrounded by an outrageous cast ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, cynical, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: roommate, city life, friends, lifestyle change, lifestyle, party, naivete, odd couple, troublemaker, everyday life, twentysomething life, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 8.5
 75K
Louie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Louis C.K. stars as a fictionalized version of himself; a comedian and newly divorced father raising his two daughters in New York City.
Style: dark humor, sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: single parent, comedian, midlife crisis, performer's life, family relations, city life, loneliness, frustration, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, parenthood, everyday life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.4
 158K
Entourage (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, cynical ...
Plot: actor, hollywood, buddies, fame, friendship, producer, wealth, celebrity, lifestyle, actor's life, rising to stardom, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 7K
Enlightened (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Enlightened follows the story of Amy, a self-destructive executive, who, after a very public breakdown and a subsequent philosophical awakening in rehabilitation, tries to get her life back together.
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, sincere, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, starting over, workplace situations, midlife crisis, coping, family relations, optimism, sanity, coworker, ex couple relations, mental disorder, mental disorders ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.1
 46K
Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Workaholics is an American sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on April 5, 2011. The series is in its third season, and is predominantly written by its stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and co-creator Kyle Newacheck who play, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, light, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: office, coworker, roommate, buddies, disorder, workplace situations, twentysomething life, call center, workplace romance, slacker, everyday life, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.6
 6K
Titus (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Titus is an American dark comedy sitcom that debuted on Fox in 2000. The series was created by its star, Christopher Titus, Jack Kenny, and Brian Hargrove. This sitcom was based on Christopher's stand-up comedy act, more specifically his ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, dark humor, tragicomedy ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, suicide, mechanic, comedian, family problems, childhood, siblings relations, workplace romance, suburban life, parents and children, white trash, mental patient ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 47K
Bad Words (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A misanthropic man sets out to exact revenge on his estranged father, by finding a loophole and attempting to win the National Spelling Bee as an adult. Figuring it would destroy his father, and everything he's worked so hard for as head of the ...
Style: cynical, not serious, humorous, dark humor, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: spelling bee, blind ambition, fish out of water, loser, social misfits, competition, disorder, rivalry, obsession, unlikely friendships, opponent, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Desperate Housewives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. ...
Style: witty, twists and turns, dark humor, cynical, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, neighbor, female friendship, infidelity, couple relations, family life, social relations, family relations, friendship, lifestyle, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%