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The War at Home (2005)
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The War at Home (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, middle class, teenager, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, long island, new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, youth, family life, family, siblings relations and couples mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like The War at Home: Grounded for Life (2001), That '70s Show (1998), Melissa & Joey (2010), 8 Simple Rules (2002), Still Standing (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, family values, eccentric family, parents and children, everyday life, society, siblings relations, teenage life, youth, nothing goes right, christianity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s, 90s ...
Place: new york, usa
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That '70s Show (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, sentimental, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, family relations, group of friends, parents and children, couple relations, generation gap, first love, drugs/alcohol, americana, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, cannabis ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
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Melissa & Joey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, family relations, politician, parents and children, custody, adolescence, couples, job seeking, bankruptcy, fish out of water, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
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8 Simple Rules (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, witty ...
Plot: family relations, overbearing parent, overprotective parent, teenage daughter, family, family problems, popularity, parents and children, suburban life, bittersweet, lifestyle, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Still Standing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, single parent, childhood sweetheart, family problems, youth, reunion, tv show, working class, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Living with Fran (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, eccentric family, couples, living with parents, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, teenage life, youth, college dropout, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, medical school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
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Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, parents and children, youth, siblings relations, teenage life, family life, living with parents, family relations, social relations, indoor, high school life, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 32K
The Cosby Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, family values, parents and children, family life, couples, lifestyle, teenage life, couple relations, verbal byplay, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Quintuplets (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, family life, eccentric family, family values, teenage life, lifestyle, youth, parents and children, housewife, favoritism among siblings, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
My Wife and Kids (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Wife and Kids is an American television family sitcom that ran on ABC from March 28, 2001 until May 17, 2005. Produced by Touchstone Television, it starred Damon Wayans and Tisha Campbell-Martin, and centers on the character of Michael Kyle, a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: black family, family relations, couple relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, working class, siblings relations, family life, family gatherings, eccentric family, family problems, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 13K
Step by Step (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, youth, family life, couple relations, parents and children, couples, blended family, siblings relations, sexism, single mother, single father ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.2
 16K
Family Ties (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, liberal, culture clash, parents and children, lifestyle, hippie, republican, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.6
 46K
The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, family values, family life, family relations, parents and children, adolescence, family, couple relations, teenage boy, childhood, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Parent Family (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Life of a family of five: father, mother and their three boys.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: youth, family life, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, teenage love, couple relations, coming of age, teenager, family, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 21K
Mad About You (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, touching, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: newlyweds, marriage, family relations, up and down relationship, city life, oldies, verbal byplay, youth, love and romance, romance, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Notes from the Underbelly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: pregnancy, family life, couple relations, friendship, family relations, friends, couples, babies and infants, parents and children, youth, expectant father, pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: overbearing parent, parents and children, family life, family values, family tradition, marital problem, in-laws, eccentric family, siblings relations, couple relations, brother brother relationship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 14K
Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, feel good, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, society, love and romance, youth, parents and children, family life, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, suburban life, siblings relations, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Gary Unmarried (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dating, divorced parents, breakup, family problems, parents and children, single parent, starting over, couple relations, ex couple relations, couples, overbearing parent, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
What I Like About You (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, witty, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, looking for love, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, first love, sibling relationship, roommate, sister sister relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Even Stevens (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, semi serious, sitcom ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, sibling rivalry, family relations, youth, teenage life, high school life, siblings relations, parents and children, disorder, classmates, classmate, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Raised by Wolves (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set on a Wolverhampton council estate, Raised By Wolves is modern day reimagining of the childhood of Caitlin Moran and her brothers and sisters. Single-mum Della lives in a three bedroom council house with Germaine, Aretha, Yoko, Mariah, Wyatt and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Audience: teens
Plot: eccentric family, family life, family relations, youth, single parent, teenage life, single mother, estate, profanity, strong female presence, siblings relations, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
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Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: parenting, family life, parents and children, housewife, couples, irresponsible, siblings relations, husband wife relationship, couple relations, in-laws, family relations, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Maybe It's Me (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom, offbeat
Plot: teenage life, teenage girl, love and romance, youth, coping, family relations, twins, siblings relations, family, surrealism, criminal, grandparents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 1K
All of Us (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: family relations, divorce, reporter, family life, couple relations, parents and children, buddies, couples, friends, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, family life, parents and children, couple relations, social differences, disorder, culture clash, everyday life, friendship, couples, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.6
 1K
Big Family (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Grande Família is a Brazilian television comedy, and is one of the most watched primetime shows. The show airs on the Globo Network, and tells the story of a typical lower middle-class family living in a suburb neighborhood of Rio de ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, absurd
Plot: family relations, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, couple relations, siblings relations, couples, silly humor, dysfunctional family, brazilian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Complete Savages (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, single father, firefighter, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, youth, sibling relationship, family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, sitcom, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, prodigy, parents and children, teenage life, suburban life, youth, social satire, dark humor, dysfunctional family, teenager, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
It's All Relative (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, offbeat ...
Plot: family relations, class differences, protestant, culture clash, eccentric family, nothing goes right, couple relations, parents and children, meet the parents, family problems, love and romance, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, harvard university, massachusetts
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40%