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, feel good, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, alien, space and aliens, evil alien, heroes, space travel, abduction, family relations, kidnapping, parents and children, family life, babies and infants, danger, nanny, benign alien, suburban life, single parent, disorder, alien encounter, store, suburbs, family, blended family, interspecies romance, stepmother ...
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, disorder and youth 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), The Neighbors (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 29K
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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, sitcom, alien, fish out of water, cat, parents and children, family, suburbs, family relations, friendship, comedy of errors, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
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: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, mars, fish out of water, sitcom, danger, suburbs, disorder, alien encounter, suburban life, anti heroes, family, imaginary ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, custody, young heroes, road not taken, family gatherings, mischievous children, parents and children, suburban life, adolescence vs adulthood, babies and infants, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Plot: eccentric family, sitcom, family relations, family, suburban life, supernatural ability, experiment gone awry, parents and children, imaginary, goofy hero, suburbs, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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, entertaining, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, parents and children, benign alien, family relations, eccentric family, couples, family life, social relations, suburban life, misfit, disorder, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.1
 9K
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: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens, family outing
Plot: farce, fish out of water, sitcom, alien, friendship, space and aliens, goofy hero, benign alien, imaginary, family, misfit, odd couple ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, robot, imaginary, family, androids and robots, parents and children, make believe, youth, disorder, family life, family relations, nosy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.9
 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: offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: heroes, benign alien, danger, media, journalism, kidnapping, escapades, chaos and mayhem, space and aliens, imaginary, save the world, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.1
 102
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: realistic, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, situational comedy
Plot: sitcom, suburban life, workplace situations, suburbs, couples, eccentric family, family life, society, perversion, family relations, couple relations, family ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, newlyweds, family life, ex athlete, blended family, black family, couples, family, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: feel good, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, single father, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, family problems, single parent, sibling relationship, living together, brother brother relationship, professor, widower ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: humorous, not serious, witty, light, offbeat
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: fish out of water, sitcom, alien, hidden identity, space and aliens, goofy hero, family life, eccentric family, family secret, benign alien, everyday life, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, aging, family relations, family life, parents and children, elderly, living with parents, black family, post office, african american, comeback, short lived
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: offbeat, realistic, semi serious, humorous, based on sketch comedy
Plot: sitcom, dysfunctional family, family life, couples, teenage life, family problems, parents and children, adult virgin, friends, family relations, family, grandmother grandson relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: sitcom, single father, parents and children, family problems, youth, family life, teenage life, best friends, family relations, family business, adolescence vs adulthood, death in the family ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.1
 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, family life, father son relationship, baby, family relations, child as adult, babies and infants, parents and children, mother-in-law, wife husband relationship, parenthood, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, space and aliens, chases and races, special agents, chase, alien encounter, disorder, misfit, sitcom, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: soldier, outer space, benign alien, goofy hero, spacecraft, danger, space travel, save the world, battles, save the day, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7.4
 130
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, offbeat, feel good
Plot: genie, sitcom, magic, family relations, miraculous event, imaginary, supernatural ability, wish come true, youth, single parent, single mother, magician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: single parent, nanny, sitcom, supernatural ability, family, mischievous children, youth, disorder, family life, family relations, supernatural, children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 260
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, sitcom, single parent, coming of age, family relations, social relations, siblings relations, parents and children, youth, teenage life, family life, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, realistic, witty, based on british tv series
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, elderly, family relations, retiring, family, couple relations, parents and children, unemployment, aging, lifestyle, couples, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, artists and showbiz, parents and children, media, ambition, relationship vs career, tv show, family relations, couples, family life, family, irish american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.8
 663
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: offbeat, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, suburbs, society, family relations, male female relationship, brother sister relationship, stand up comedian, comedian, african american, salesman, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 17K
Black-ish (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, society, social differences, racial issues, african american, teenage boy, married couple, black family, father son relationship, fish out of water, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Girl from Mars (1991)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young girl who has telekinetic powers also claims to be a visitor from Mars. The girl's father and a scientist who has befriended her try to discern exactly who she is and what is happening.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: single parent, environmentalism, adventure, androids and robots, getting home, parents and children, benign alien, space wars, goofy hero, heroes, space and aliens, space travel ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, eccentric family, family life, starting over, hopes, parents and children, single parent, family relations, family, living with parents, stepfather ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 48K
Coneheads (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: With enormous cone-shaped heads, robotlike walks and an appetite for toilet paper, aliens Beldar and Prymatt don't exactly blend in with the population of Paramus, N.J. But for some reason, everyone believes them when they say they're from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, space and aliens, alien life-form, benign alien, family life, parents and children, alien contact, golf, outer space, alien invasion, adventure, humanity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family, single parent, single father, twin sister, siblings relations, family relations, disorder, friends, mischievous children, sitcom, sister sister relationship, tutor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.2
 126
Pauly (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pauly, a.k.a. The Pauly Shore Show, was a comedy television series on FOX in 1997, starring Pauly Shore. It was cancelled after five episodes, leaving two episodes unaired.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, lifestyle, disorder, family life, couples, thirtysomething life, parent getting married, life turned upside down, family relations, uninvited guest, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%