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Some of My Best Friends (2001)
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Some of My Best Friends (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Some of My Best Friends is an American sitcom shown on CBS from February 28 until April 11, 2001. The series was inspired by the film Kiss Me, Guido.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: roommate, unlikely couple, best friends, writer's life, friendship between men, gay, social differences, gay friend, acceptance, gay stereotype, friends, gender, gays and lesbians, writers, homosexual, gay lead character, gay interest, asian american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sitcom films and TV series with plots about friends, best friends, love and romance, family relations, couples, friendship and lifestyle mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Some of My Best Friends: Freddie (2005), Drifters (2013), Significant Mother (2015), One Big Happy (2015), Exes & Ohs (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Freddie is a television sitcom created by, and starring, Freddie Prinze, Jr. that aired from October 5, 2005 to April 12, 2006. Freddie is inspired by Prinze Jr.'s real life, growing up in a house filled with women. His lifelong friend, Conrad ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: chef, eccentric family, friends, family relations, buddies, best friends, lifestyle, restaurant, family, cooking and food, family life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
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Story: Comedy series about three young women living in Leeds who've graduated, had a year out, and are now struggling to find a job they're passionate about, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. A sitcom about ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, twentysomething life, friendship, best friends, friends, female friendship, roommate, british humour, strong female presence, petty job, young adult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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95%
Significant Mother (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside-down when he returns home from a business trip to find his lothario best friend and roommate, Jimmy, dating his recently separated mother, Lydia. To make matters worse, Nate's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, family relations, friendship, age difference, couple relations, life turned upside down, disorder, unlikely couple, parents and children, roommate, friendship between men, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
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One Big Happy (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Best friends Lizzy (gay and a bit type-A) and Luke (straight and more laid back) are like family. When they were kids and both of their parents were getting divorces, they stuck together, and they've been there for each other ever since. Now, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: gay parent, gender, couple relations, family relations, family life, eccentric family, couples, friends, best friends, gays and lesbians, best friend, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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77%
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Exes & Ohs (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Exes & Ohs is an American and Canadian cable TV series that was launched on Logo on October 8, 2007, and Showcase in Canada. The show centres around the dating life of Jennifer, a lesbian documentary filmmaker with a vivid fantasy life and a ...
Style: touching, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, friends, couples, couple relations, best friends, romance, gender, love and romance, lifestyle, family relations, looking for love, sexual identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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I'm with Her (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When everyman Patrick Owen is bitten by the easily-excited puppy of movie star Alexandra Young, he becomes an overnight sensation. His anonymity and privacy go up in the flash of a hundred paparazzi cameras.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: strained relationship, unlikely couple, fall in love, social differences, true love, lifestyle, love and romance, famous, paparazzi, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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71%
Are You There, Chelsea? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You There, Chelsea? is an American sitcom created by Dottie Zicklin and Julie Ann Larson. It is based on Chelsea Handler's 2008 best-selling book Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea and aired from January 11 to March 28, 2012, on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, best friends, friends, workplace, singleness, twentysomething life, alcohol abuse, strong female presence, roommate, workplace humor, bar, troublemaker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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69%
Sordid Lives: The Series (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sordid Lives: The Series is an American television series created, written, and directed by Del Shores and acts as a prequel to 2000 film Sordid Lives, also by Shores, self-described as a "Black comedy about white trash". The show is set ...
Style: humorous, touching, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, coming out, white trash, small town, social relations, love and romance, self discovery, gays and lesbians, gender, lifestyle, small town life, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
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65%
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Bagdad Cafe (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bagdad Cafe is an American television sitcom starring Whoopi Goldberg and Jean Stapleton. The series premiered March 30, 1990 on CBS. The show is based on the 1987 Percy Adlon film Bagdad Cafe.
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: desert, cafe, friends, strong female presence, introspection, redemption, friendship, misfit, hopes, best friends, hotel, restaurant ...
Time: 80s
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Will & Grace (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Will Truman and Grace Adler are best friends living in New York, and when Grace's engagement falls apart, she moves in with Will. Together, along with their friends, they go through the trials of dating, sex, relationships and their careers, ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, roommate, friendship, best friends, love and romance, supportive friend, dating, singleness, looking for love, platonic, gender, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa
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60%
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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
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57%
Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fanciful series about an aspiring writer who imagines alternative life scenarios while working for a big company.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, witty, cynical ...
Plot: writer's life, lifestyle, best friends, boss and employee, workplace, love and romance, workplace situations, dull life, supportive coworker, office, power relations, obnoxious boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
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57%
The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Single working mom Christine Campbell has just learned that her ex is dating a much younger woman with the same first name. To avoid any confusion, the new girlfriend is dubbed New Christine, which leaves her with the unfortunate nickname Old ...
Style: sitcom, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents separation, ex couple relations, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, single parent, parents and children, singleness, owner, thirtysomething life, couples, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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55%
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Normal, Ohio (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Normal, Ohio is an American television sitcom, which aired on the Fox Network in 2000. The show stars John Goodman as William "Butch" Gamble, a gay man returning to his Midwestern home town. The cast also includes Joely Fisher, Anita ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: homecoming, parents and children, coming out, misfit, disorder, family relations, small town, homosexual, gays and lesbians, gender, gay parent, gay father ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa
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54%
Grace and Frankie (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Elegant, proper Grace and freewheeling, eccentric Frankie are a pair of frenemies whose lives are turned upside down - and permanently intertwined - when their husbands leave them for each other. Together, they must face starting over in their 70s ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sitcom, light, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: foe turned friend, friendship, gender, life turned upside down, rivalry, couple relations, elderly, gay, family, divorce, beach house, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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54%
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One on One (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One on One is an American sitcom that aired on the now-defunct UPN from September 3, 2001 to May 15, 2006. The series stars Flex Alexander as a single sportscaster, who becomes a full-time dad when his ex-wife decides to accept a job out of the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, coming of age, single parent, disorder, mischievous children, high school, high school life, singleness, basketball, best friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, baltimore
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Eve (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eve is an American sitcom starring Eve, Jason Winston George, Ali Landry, Natalie Desselle-Reid, Brian Hooks and Sean Maguire. It aired on the UPN network from September 15, 2003 to May 11, 2006, with 66 episodes produced spanning 3 seasons. The ...
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: group of friends, love and romance, couples, clothing store, male female relationship, dating, sexual humor, hip hop, hip hop culture, fashion, african american, friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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48%
What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, high school, lifestyle, workplace situations, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace, teachers and students, high school teacher, power relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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45%
Eating Out: Drama Camp (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With raging boy hormones and the laugh quotient turned on full, Chris Salvatore and Daniel Skelton return, along with Rebekah Kochan and cult icon Mink Stole in the fourth installment of Q. Allan Brocka's hilarious and over-the-top sexual ...
Style: sex comedy, not serious, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, summer camp, gay interest, sexual relations, love affair, gender, love and romance, sexual content, summer, homosexuality, homosexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, buddies, couples, friends, couple relations, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, thirtysomething life, machismo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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44%
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Hot Properties (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A look at the lives of four women who work at a Manhattan real estate office.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: office, dating, female friendship, workplace, best friends, gossip and rumors, agent, supportive coworker, unfulfillment, real estate, group of friends, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: manhattan new york city, usa, new york, manhattan, new york city
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Girlfriends (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN's successor network, The CW, before being cancelled in 2008. The final episode aired on February 11, 2008. When Girlfriends returned ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, female friendship, best friends, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, eligible bachelor, up and down relationship, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
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Kate & Allie (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kate & Allie is an American television situation comedy which ran from March 19, 1984, to May 22, 1989. Kate & Allie first aired on CBS as a midseason replacement series and only six episodes were initially commissioned, but the favorable ...
Style: sitcom, touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, single parent, female friendship, single mother, youth, best friends, gender, city life, feminism, teenage life, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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42%
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Kevin from Work (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A workplace comedy centered on Kevin, a young man who declares his unrequited love for his coworker Audrey in a letter, believing he’ll never see her again after he accepts a job overseas. But when the opportunity falls through and Kevin is forced ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: love and romance, co worker co worker relationship, workplace romance, workplace situations, workplace, office, office romance, unrequited love, friendship between men, workplace humor, coworker relationship, male friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
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Upstairs (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Joe, Matt, Sarah and Francine are four college students. The girls are roommates downstairs while the boys are roommates... Upstairs. This bunch could not be more different. You'll find out not only their choice of majors, but by their ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: student, opposites attract, roommate, friends, college, university, neighbor, student life, youth, best friends, culture clash, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england
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41%
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The Librarians (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Librarians is an Australian television comedy series which premiered on 31 October 2007 on ABC TV. In Ireland the show airs on RTÉ Two. The series is produced and written by Robyn Butler and Wayne Hope who are also the principal cast members. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, multicultural ...
Plot: friends, criminal heroes, workplace situations, mentally unstable, unlikely partners, workplace, gender, best friends, unlikely criminals, paralysis, catholic priest, racism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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41%
Less Than Perfect (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Claude Casey moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from temp to the anchor's desk. After her boss hires her full time, Claude realizes she may be in over her head in this world of assistants fighting to get ahead. But Claude is ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: journalism, friendship, workplace situations, power relations, best friends, love and romance, media, workplace, tv show, workplace intrigue, colleague, anchor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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41%
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Crumbs (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Crumbs is an American television sitcom starring Fred Savage and Jane Curtin that ran on ABC from January 12, 2006 to February 7, 2006. It also starred William Devane, Maggie Lawson and Eddie McClintock. The show's slogan is "The normal ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, parents and children, family business, restaurant, hometown, loss of son, mother son relationship, loss of sibling, gays and lesbians, mental illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
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Odd Mom Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Acclaimed author Jill Kargman plays a version of herself as she navigates the treacherous and elite ecosystem of New York's Upper East Side, and the uber-wealthy mommy clique inhabiting this fantastically outrageous domain.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, family life, best friends, misfit, siblings relations, couples, family relations, disorder, fish out of water, strong female presence, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Veronica's Closet (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Veronica 'Ronnie' Chase is the 'Queen of Romance.' Founder of a successful lingerie empire, and best-selling author of self-help romance books, Ronnie has it all ... money, success, sex appeal and a philandering husband. How she ...
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: best friends, couples, breakup, workplace situations, feminism, gays and lesbians, gender, workplace, unsupportive spouse, career woman, woman, office ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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