Movies and TV shows like The War at Home

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The War at Home (2005)
 7.5
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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: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, dysfunctional family, teenage life, youth, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, family life, family values, dating, sexual identity, couples, siblings relations, coming of age, uptight character, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family, boyfriend, protective parent, gay teenager, middle class, gay, teenage girl, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 realistic, humorous, not serious and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, sitcom, parents and children, couples, family life, couple relations and youth mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like The War at Home: Grounded for Life (2001), Melissa & Joey (2010), 8 Simple Rules (2002), Modern Family (2009), 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: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: sitcom, family, overbearing parent, family values, parents and children, eccentric family, everyday life, youth, nothing goes right, siblings relations, teenage life, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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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: realistic, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: nanny, family, sitcom, politician, adolescence, family life, job seeking, fish out of water, child care, employer employee relationship, brother sister relationship, aunt niece relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ 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: touching, realistic, humorous, witty, not serious
Plot: sitcom, overprotective parent, family, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, family problems, eccentric family, family relations, teenage life, youth, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 317K
Modern Family (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan is a wonderfully large and blended family. They give us an honest and often hilarious look into the sometimes warm, sometimes twisted, embrace of the modern family.
Style: humorous, realistic, cynical, not serious
Plot: family life, parents and children, everyday life, generation gap, marriage, couple relations, gay, sister sister relationship, sitcom, adoption, step parent, blended family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, age difference, living with parents, love and romance, parents and children, teenage life, couple relations, eccentric family, fall in love, lifestyle, college dropout, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: medical school, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.4
 29K
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: feel good, realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, family life, family values, couples, family relations, verbal byplay, teenage life, couple relations, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, lifestyle, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, single parent, family problems, youth, reunion, childhood sweetheart, tv show, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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: sitcom, family, coming of age, single parent, youth, social relations, family relations, high school life, parents and children, teenage life, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.5
 11K
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: realistic, humorous, sincere, witty, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, couple relations, parents and children, youth, family life, couples, blended family, family relations, siblings relations, sexism, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 991
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, sitcom, cheerleader, twins, siblings relations, parents and children, teenage life, eccentric family, youth, family life, family values, housewife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 42K
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, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: everyday life, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, family relations, teenage boy, family values, marriage, parenthood, adolescence, couple relations, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 12K
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: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, youth, family life, family relations, friends, society, suburbs, teenage life, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: sitcom, family life, parents and children, housewife, couples, siblings relations, irresponsible, husband wife relationship, parenting, family relations, in-laws, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.1
 142K
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, friendship, couple relations, parents and children, generation gap, teenage love, first love, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, americana, dating, nurse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: semi serious, sincere, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Plot: sitcom, pregnancy, parents and children, babies and infants, overbearing, family relations, child birth, friends, friendship, couple relations, lifestyle, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: overbearing parent, sitcom, parents and children, family life, family values, family tradition, marital problem, eccentric family, couple relations, siblings relations, in-laws, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, sitcom, culture clash, liberal, hippie, parents and children, lifestyle, family relations, republican, youth, teenage life, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, witty
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: sitcom, divorced parents, dating, family problems, breakup, family relations, overbearing parent, ex couple relations, single parent, starting over, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, newlyweds, family life, ex athlete, blended family, black family, couples, youth, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 973
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: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: couples, family life, parents and children, couple relations, sitcom, actor's life, family relations, family, youth, artists and showbiz, teenage life, siblings relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family life, family relations, family, stand-up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 19K
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: touching, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: sitcom, marriage, city life, love and romance, couple relations, up and down relationship, verbal byplay, family relations, parents and children, oldies, romance, newlyweds ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 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: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, based on british tv series
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, elderly, family, family relations, retiring, couples, family life, unemployment, couple relations, parents and children, lifestyle, aging ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Plot: youth, teenager, coming of age, couple relations, siblings relations, teenage life, parents and children, teenage love, family relations, supportive parent, couples, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 360
Committed (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Committed is a television sitcom that aired on NBC as a midseason replacement from January 4 to March 15, 2005. Although originally broadcast twice a week the series eventually settled in a regular timeslot on Tuesdays at 9:30PM EST after Scrubs. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, neurotic
Plot: sitcom, therapist, couples, family relations, love and romance, eccentric family, couple relations, romance, unlikely couple, disagreement, optimism, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ 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, media, tv show, family relations, ambition, family life, couples, parents and children, artists and showbiz, relationship vs career, family, irish american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: humorous, witty, semi serious, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, family relations, looking for love, first love, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, teenage life, lifestyle, roommate, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.1
 27K
The Goldbergs (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Before there were parenting blogs, trophies for showing up, and peanut allergies, there was a simpler time called the '80s. For geeky 11-year old Adam these were his wonder years and he faced them armed with a video camera to capture all the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, retro, family life, childhood, parents and children, teenage life, overbearing parent, family values, three generations, brother sister relationship, jewish, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Michael J. Fox Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, Mike Henry had to give up his career as a news anchor for New York's WNBC and focus on his health and his family. Four years later, Mike decides to get back to work and struggles between ...
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: sitcom, anchor, family life, media, fighting illness, overbearing, family relations, network, disability, tv show, workplace, videotaping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ 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: offbeat, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: gay, irish catholic, protestant, love and romance, working class, culture clash, gender, society, meet the parents, family relations, romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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