Movies and TV shows like Aliens in the Family

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Aliens in the Family (1996)
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Aliens in the Family (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aliens in the Family is an American sci-fi/fantasy sitcom that aired on ABC, conceived as part of its TGIF lineup From the Creators of Dinosaurs and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Plot: sitcom, alien, benign alien, store, evil alien, suburbs, family, blended family, interspecies romance, alien encounter, family life, space and aliens, family relations, babies and infants, nanny, single parent, parents and children, kidnapping, space travel, suburban life, danger, heroes, disorder, abduction, television ...
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, offbeat and realistic films and TV series with plots about sitcom, family relations, family life, parents and children, family, youth and disorder mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Family genres. Some movies like Aliens in the Family: ALF (1986), My Favorite Martian (1963), The Parent 'Hood (1995), The Munsters Today (1987), Mork & Mindy (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 28K
ALF (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: benign alien, fish out of water, sitcom, alien, parents and children, family relations, family, comedy of errors, cat, suburbs, culture clash, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
My Favorite Martian (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My Favorite Martian is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 29, 1963, to May 1, 1966, for 107 episodes. The show starred Ray Walston as Uncle Martin and Bill Bixby as Tim O'Hara. John L. Greene created the central ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sitcom, friendship, anti heroes, mars, family, benign alien, reporter, alien, goofy hero, suburbs, misfit partners, alien encounter ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Parent 'Hood (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Parent 'Hood is an American sitcom that aired on The WB airing from January 18, 1995 to July 25, 1999. The series starred Robert Townsend and Suzzanne Douglas. Originally to have been titled Father Knows Nothing, the series was one of the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, suburbs, babies and infants, mischievous children, black family, single parent, young heroes, parents and children, child as adult, custody, adolescence vs adulthood, family gatherings ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Munsters Today (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Munsters Today is an American sitcom that aired in syndication from 1988 to 1991. The series served as a sequel to the 1960s sitcom The Munsters.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: eccentric family, sitcom, goofy hero, suburbs, family, fish out of water, family relations, disorder, supernatural ability, parents and children, experiment gone awry, suburban life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.2
 8K
Mork & Mindy (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mork & Mindy is an American science fiction sitcom broadcast from 1978 until 1982 on ABC. The series starred Robin Williams as Mork, an alien who comes to Earth from the planet Ork in a small, one-man egg-shaped spaceship. Pam Dawber co-starred ...
Style: not serious, humorous, surreal, offbeat
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, farce, alien, benign alien, goofy hero, odd couple, family, friendship, alien encounter, fish out of water, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.1
 4K
Small Wonder (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Small Wonder is an American science fiction sitcom that aired in first-run syndication from September 7, 1985 to May 20, 1989. The show chronicles the family of a robotics engineer who, after he secretly creates a robot modeled after a real human ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, androids and robots, family, family life, imaginary, family relations, parents and children, youth, disorder, make believe, nosy, little boy ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.5
 101
Barbara (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Barbara is a British sitcom starring Gwen Taylor in the title role. A pilot was broadcast in 1995, and three series were then televised from 1999 to 2003. It was made by Central Television, and filmed at their Lenton Lane studios in Nottingham in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, situational comedy
Plot: sitcom, suburban life, suburbs, family relations, family, farce, couple relations, eccentric family, family life, workplace situations, society, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Neighbors (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When the Weavers move to a gated community in New Jersey, they discover that the entire neighborhood is comprised of aliens from the planet Zabvron. But as the Weavers and the aliens face the struggles of everyday life together, they discover that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, benign alien, family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, couples, suburban life, misfit, social relations, disorder, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Brother's Keeper (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Plot: sitcom, single father, single parent, siblings relations, american football player, sibling relationship, family problems, family relations, parents and children, living together, football player, uncle nephew relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 54
Spaced Out (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The planet earth is in peril of impending doom, and maniacal destructive forces from outer space are closely at hand! Twisted, demented alien terrorists are single-handedly about to reap horrific havoc on earth and threaten life itself. Meanwhile, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: benign alien, evil alien, alien encounter, danger, space and aliens, journalism, save the world, captivity, chaos and mayhem, kidnapping, save the planet, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, light, offbeat
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, fish out of water, alien, hidden identity, benign alien, eccentric family, family life, space and aliens, goofy hero, family secret, misfit, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Gimme a Break! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, housekeeper, single father, nanny, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, suburbs, death in the family, family business, suburban life, family life, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mama's Family (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, based on sketch comedy
Plot: sitcom, dysfunctional family, family life, family, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, couples, family problems, friends, adult virgin, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, black family, blended family, based on movie, family, family life, family relations, youth, couples, newlyweds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.3
 127
Baby Bob (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Baby Bob is an American sitcom that aired on CBS as a midseason replacement in March 2002. The Baby Bob character had previously been on television since February 2000, appearing in commercials for FreeInternet.com. While actual infants played Bob, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, baby, family life, babies and infants, child as adult, parenthood, family relations, parents and children, family secret, in laws, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 245
Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, single parent, parents and children, single father, high school teacher, living with parents, family life, teenage life, family relations, social relations, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 639
The Hughleys (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Hughleys is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 22, 1998 to April 28, 2000 and on the UPN network from September 11, 2000 to May 20, 2002. It starred comedian D. L. Hughley as the main character, Darryl Hughley, and Elise Neal as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, touching
Plot: sitcom, society, suburbs, family relations, comedian, salesman, african american, stand up comedian, friend, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 127
You Wish (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: You Wish is an American fantasy sitcom that ran from September 26, 1997 to June 23, 1998. It started as part of ABC's TGIF programming on Friday nights for the fall of 1997, along with Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Boy Meets World, and Teen Angel.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Plot: genie, magic, sitcom, single parent, supernatural ability, single mother, imaginary, family relations, miraculous event, wish come true, youth, magician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Royal Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, family life, living with parents, black family, family relations, aging, elderly, african american, post office, comeback, short lived
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 2K
Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, based on british tv series
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, elderly, aging, couple relations, black family, retirement, family, family life, unemployment, couples, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Invasion of the Star Creatures (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Beautiful alien Amazonian women plan to conquer the world using an army of vegetable monsters. Dim-witted privates Philbrick and Penn bumble into a cave in search of atomic activity but collide instead with fierce carrot-topped tree mutants and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: outer space, soldier, benign alien, evil alien, spacecraft, save the world, alien encounter, space travel, danger, heroes, space and aliens, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Life with Bonnie (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The host of the local morning talk show Morning Chicago creatively balances family commitment—to her husband John, a hard-working family practice doctor, and their three young children— and career obligations.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, relationship vs career, tv show, family, family relations, parents and children, family life, ambition, artists and showbiz, media, couples, irish american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
They Came from Outer Space (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: They Came from Outer Space is an American science fiction comedy series that aired in syndication from October 1990 to March 1991. The series was created by Tom McLoughlin.
Style: humorous, offbeat
Plot: fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, alien encounter, space and aliens, disorder, special agents, chase, teenage life, chases and races, misfit, teenager, alien ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, single mother, best friends, suburbs, single parent, feminism, parents and children, siblings relations, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, family business, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family, twin sister, single parent, single father, twins, sitcom, siblings relations, teenage life, youth, family relations, mischievous children, nanny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Nanny and the Professor (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Nanny and the Professor is an American fantasy situation comedy created by AJ Carothers and Thomas L. Miller for 20th Century Fox Television. During pre-production, the proposed title was Nanny Will Do.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Plot: nanny, single parent, mischievous children, sitcom, family, youth, family relations, family life, supernatural ability, supernatural, disorder, guinea pig ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Weird Science (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Weird Science is a mid-1990s American comedy series made for television, based on the 1985 film of the same name.
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, magic, hopes, youth, supernatural ability, teenage life, friends, comedy of errors, wish come true, teenager, imaginary, partners ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
 682
Can of Worms (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: spacecraft, misfit, cooking and food, satellite, benign alien, outer space, save the world, family, adventure, alien encounter, space travel, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
2point4 Children (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 2point4 children is a 1990s British sitcom that was created and written by Andrew Marshall. It follows the lives of the Porter family; an average family that is persistently faced with surreal situations and sheer bad luck. The show was originally ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, eccentric family, family, family life, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, couples, brother sister relationship, family man, family home ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
How to Live with Your Parents (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single mother, single parent, parents and children, living with parents, family, eccentric family, family relations, starting over, family life, hopes, stepfather ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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