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The War at Home (2005)
 7.5
 9K
The War at Home (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The War at Home is an American sitcom created by Rob Lotterstein that ran from September 11, 2005 to April 22, 2007 on Fox. It follows the antics of a largely dysfunctional Long Island family. The show lasted for two full seasons but was not renewed for a third season.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, teenage life, parents and children, eccentric family, youth, couple relations, family values, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, dysfunctional family, family life, dating, sexual identity, couples, coming of age, uptight character, boyfriend, protective parent, indoor, gay teenager, rebellious daughter, parenting, middle class, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, long island, new york

Most similar movies to The War at Home

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, youth, couples, family, siblings relations and family life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like The War at Home: Grounded for Life (2001), That '70s Show (1998), 8 Simple Rules (2002), Melissa & Joey (2010), Living with Fran (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Right out of high school, Sean Finnerty got his girlfriend Claudia pregnant. Now she’s his wife, and at just 32, he’s somehow found himself with 14-year-old daughter Lily, two little boys, and a constant struggle between his need to be ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, family values, eccentric family, parents and children, everyday life, nothing goes right, teenage life, siblings relations, disorder, christianity, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s, 90s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 150K
That '70s Show (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Crank up the 8-track and flash back to a time when platform shoes and puka shells were all the rage in this hilarious retro-sitcom. For Eric, Kelso, Jackie, Hyde, Donna and Fez, a group of high school teens who spend most of their time hanging out ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: friendship, couple relations, parents and children, generation gap, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage love, americana, first love, dating, nurse, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 23K
8 Simple Rules (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What happens to a loving, rational Dad when his darling, pliable daughters morph into hormonally-challenged, incomprehensible teenagers? If he's Paul Hennessy, he reacts in ways even he finds crazy. Thank God he has a 13-year-old son who still ...
Style: sitcom, touching, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: overprotective parent, family relations, family, siblings relations, parents and children, family problems, family life, eccentric family, teenage life, couples, youth, overbearing parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 17K
Melissa & Joey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Melissa & Joey is an ABC Family original television series starring Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence that premiered on ABC Family on August 17, 2010. The series follows local politician Mel Burke and Joe Longo, whom Mel hires to look after ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: nanny, family, politician, adolescence, job seeking, family life, fish out of water, child care, employer employee relationship, family relations, aunt niece relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Living with Fran (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Living With Fran is an American sitcom that debuted on The WB in April 2005 that starred Fran Drescher. The show last aired on March 24, 2006.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, eccentric family, living with parents, couple relations, teenage life, fall in love, parents and children, couples, youth, college dropout, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, medical school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 271
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, parents and children, youth, family life, siblings relations, teenage life, living with parents, social relations, family relations, high school life, coming of age, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 30K
The Cosby Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Cosby Show is an American television situation comedy starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992. The show focuses on the Huxtable family, an upper middle-class African-American family ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family values, family life, couples, verbal byplay, couple relations, teenage life, lifestyle, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Still Standing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After 18 years of marriage, high school sweethearts Bill and Judy Miller still make each other laugh and try to keep their marriage intact, even when their family pulls them in different directions. Since Bill has a far more immature approach to ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, family life, single parent, eccentric family, parents and children, youth, reunion, childhood sweetheart, tv show, family problems, high school, working class ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.5
 12K
Step by Step (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Step by Step is an American television sitcom that starred Patrick Duffy and Suzanne Somers as two single parents, who spontaneously get married after meeting one another during a vacation, resulting in them becoming the heads of a large blended ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family, couple relations, parents and children, youth, family life, couples, blended family, siblings relations, sexism, single father, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 1K
Quintuplets (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Quintuplets is a quirky ensemble comedy about the trials and tribulations of two parents raising 15-year-old quintuplets in a three-bedroom home.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, cheerleader, brother sister relationship, family values, family life, eccentric family, teenage life, lifestyle, youth, parents and children, housewife, favoritism among siblings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.2
 15K
Family Ties (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Former 1960s flower children Steven and Elyse Keaton raise their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, liberal, culture clash, parents and children, hippie, lifestyle, republican, teenage life, siblings relations, americana, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 44K
The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, everyday life, parents and children, family values, family life, family relations, marriage, adolescence, teenage boy, couple relations, eccentric family, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Parent Family (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Life of a family of five: father, mother and their three boys.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: youth, family life, parents and children, family relations, teenage love, coming of age, couple relations, teenage life, teenager, family, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 20K
Mad About You (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Mad About You is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 23, 1992 to May 24, 1999. The show stars Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt as a newly married couple in New York City. Reiser played Paul Buchman, a documentary film maker. Hunt played ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: newlyweds, marriage, youth, verbal byplay, family relations, up and down relationship, oldies, city life, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Notes from the Underbelly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Notes from the Underbelly is an American sitcom that debuted on ABC as a midseason replacement. The series is based upon the novel of the same name by Risa Green, and is produced by Eric and Kim Tannenbaum for Warner Bros. Television. The title is a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, family life, couple relations, couples, family relations, friends, youth, babies and infants, parents and children, rivalry, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Everybody Loves Raymond is an American television sitcom starring Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Doris Roberts, and Peter Boyle. It originally ran on CBS from September 13, 1996, to May 16, 2005. Many of the situations from the show are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: overbearing parent, parents and children, family values, family life, family tradition, marital problem, in-laws, eccentric family, couple relations, siblings relations, brother brother relationship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 13K
Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, suburbs, couple relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, siblings relations, parents and children, love and romance, society, youth, family life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Gary Unmarried (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gary Unmarried is an American sitcom created by Ed Yeager, which ran on CBS from September 24, 2008 to March 17, 2010. The series focuses on a recently divorced couple sharing custody of their kids while starting new relationships. The show was ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, witty, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dating, divorced parents, family problems, breakup, overbearing parent, starting over, single parent, family relations, ex couple relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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What I Like About You (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, witty, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, looking for love, lifestyle, first love, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, youth, sibling relationship, roommate, sister sister relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 6K
Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: family life, couples, housewife, parents and children, siblings relations, irresponsible, husband wife relationship, parenting, in-laws, family relations, couple relations, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, sitcom, neurotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, prodigy, youth, suburban life, eccentric family, anger, uptight character, social satire, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
 13K
Even Stevens (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: witty, feel good, semi serious, humorous, sitcom ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, sibling rivalry, family relations, youth, parents and children, teenage life, siblings relations, high school life, eccentric family, classmates, disorder, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, eccentric family, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, culture clash, social differences, disorder, friendship, everyday life, couples, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 240
Maybe It's Me (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Maybe It's Me is an American television comedy series that aired on The WB Network. It first aired on October 5, 2001 and ended on May 3, 2002. The series was created and executive produced by Suzanne Martin, a former writer of Frasier and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sitcom, offbeat
Plot: teenage girl, love and romance, teenage life, coping, youth, family relations, siblings relations, twins, family, criminal, religious fanatic, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, teenage life, family life, starting over, family relations, siblings relations, best friends, single parent, workplace, thirtysomething life, family business ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 1K
All of Us (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: divorce, reporter, family life, buddies, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, friends, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
It's All Relative (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: It's All Relative is an ABC sitcom about a man who dates the adoptive daughter of a gay couple, which forces their very different families to learn to coexist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, light, touching ...
Plot: family relations, protestant, culture clash, nothing goes right, eccentric family, couples, disorder, family problems, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, harvard university, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Complete Savages (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Complete Savages is an American sitcom that was broadcast on ABC from September 2004 to June 2005. It was part of ABC's final TGIF comedy line-up. The show was created by Mike Scully and Julie Thacker and executive produced by Mel Gibson. It ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, single father, firefighter, youth, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, family, sibling relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 1K
See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The story of David Hobbs, who has spent the last decade playing the perfect father on one of TV’s biggest sitcoms. But when the series ends and his wife resumes her own television career, he finds himself cast in his most challenging role to date: ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family life, couples, parents and children, couple relations, actor's life, family relations, family, youth, siblings relations, teenage life, artists and showbiz, father
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Out of Practice (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Out of Practice is an American situation comedy that was produced by Paramount Network Television and originally broadcast on sister company CBS from September 19, 2005 to March 29, 2006. With producers Joe Keenan and Christopher Lloyd at the helm, ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family, therapy, doctors and patients, couple relations, siblings relations, power relations, doctor, family disapproval, therapist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%