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Kate & Allie (1984)
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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 response from critics and viewers alike easily convinced CBS to commit to a full season in the fall of 1984. The series was created by Sherry Coben.
Style: sitcom, sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: female friendship, single mother, friendship, family relations, single parent, roommate, youth, friends, feminism, family life, singleness, skyscraper, best friends, couples, teenage life, strong female presence, city life, gender, workplace, battle of the sexes, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, divorce, house, boy ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, friends, couples, friendship, best friends, parents and children and workplace mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Kate & Allie: Designing Women (1986), One Day at a Time (1975), Alice (1976), Who's the Boss? (1984), Ben and Kate (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Designing Women (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Designing Women is an American television sitcom that centered on the working and personal lives of four Southern women and one man in an interior design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It aired on the CBS television network from September 29, 1986 until ...
Style: sitcom, sexy, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, looking for love, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life, workplace situations, workplace, single parent, boss and employee, strong female presence, feminism, women, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, atlanta, georgia
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One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: family relations, starting over, love and romance, teenage life, family life, parents and children, couples, thirtysomething life, single parent, best friends, workplace, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her ...
Style: sitcom, talky, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: workplace, single mother, diner, naive woman, co worker co worker relationship, waitress, women, restaurant, strong female presence, family relations, friends, starting over ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona, usa
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Who's the Boss? (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Who's the Boss? is an American sitcom created by Martin Cohan and Blake Hunter, which aired on ABC from September 20, 1984 to April 25, 1992. Produced by Embassy Television, in association with Hunter-Cohan Productions, and Columbia Pictures ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: father daughter relationship, sexual attraction, career woman, advertising executive, nanny, missing person, single parent, advertising, family relations, opposites attract, coming of age, family ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: connecticut, usa
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Ben and Kate (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ben and Kate are a pair of odd-couple siblings - one, a responsible single mom; the other, an exuberant dreamer - who reunite to help raise Kate's daughter.
Style: realistic, sitcom, not serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: nanny, family relations, single mother, sibling relationship, lifestyle, single parent, siblings relations, interracial friendship, mother daughter relationship, uncle niece relationship, youth, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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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, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, parents separation, ex couple relations, lifestyle, friendship, owner, thirtysomething life, couples, single parent, parents and children, singleness, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Living Single (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Living Single is an American television sitcom that aired for five seasons on the Fox network from August 22, 1993, to January 1, 1998. The show centered on the lives of six friends who share personal and professional experiences while living in a ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: african american woman, women, strong female presence, black cast, african american, friends, couples, journal, roommate, love and romance, best friends, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: single mother, strong female presence, friends, family relations, supportive coworker, couples, career change, workplace, single parent, starting over, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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The Doris Day Show (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Doris Day Show is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until March 1973, remaining on the air for five seasons and 128 episodes. In addition to showcasing Doris Day, the show is remembered for ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
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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 ...
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Audience: teens, chick flick, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, looking for love, roommate, sibling relationship, first love, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, sister sister relationship, friend ...
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Lipstick Jungle (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Lipstick Jungle is an American comedy-drama television series created by DeAnn Heline and Eileen Heisler for NBC Universal Television Studio. The hour-long series was based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Candace Bushnell, who also ...
Style: talky, sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, friends, career woman, family life, ambition, workplace intrigue, thirtysomething life, best friends, workplace, city life, couples, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
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The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Tracy Morgan Show is an American sitcom that aired from December 2, 2003 to March 20, 2004 on NBC. The series stars Tracy Morgan and Tamala Jones. The show was canceled in its first season after 18 episodes.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, car, stand up comedian, african american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Rhoda (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired 109 episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which Harper between the years 1970 and 1974 had played the role ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: I Hate My Teenage Daughter is an American sitcom that ran on Fox from November 30, 2011 to March 20, 2012. It aired at the 9:30 pm /8:30 pm timeslot after The X Factor. The series stars Jaime Pressly and Katie Finneran. On May 10, 2012, Fox canceled ...
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Audience: teens, girls' night
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Gimme a Break! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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.
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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, ...
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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, light ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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A Different World (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Different World is an American television sitcom which aired for six seasons on NBC. It is a spin-off series from The Cosby Show and originally centered on Denise Huxtable and the life of students at Hillman College, a fictional mixed but ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, witty ...
Plot: college, african american, university, girl, teenager, social issues, racism, society, workplace, love and romance, best friends, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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Mama's Family (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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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: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids
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Playing House (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: A single-camera buddy comedy about what happens when two best friends come back together, just when they need each other most. Inspired by the ultra-close friendship between the series' creators and stars, "Playing House" centers on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Place: usa, baltimore
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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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Mind of the Married Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mind of the Married Man is a television series that ran on the HBO network for two seasons consisting of twenty episodes between September 2001 and November 2002. The story attempts to focus on the challenges of modern-day married life from a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sitcom, sexy ...
Plot: fall in love, battle of the sexes, up and down relationship, introspection, lifestyle, couples, coping, midlife crisis, friendship, sexual relations, gender, family life ...
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Cybill (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring, Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill Sheridan, a twice-divorced single mother of two and ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Junior attorney Kimmie Boubier and her two best friends, Helen-Alice and Marika, have had a standing date every Friday night for the last 13 years. They even have a motto for what they call "Friday Night Fun Night": "Always together! ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
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Best Friends Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Best Friends Forever is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from April 4, to June 1, 2012. The series aired during the 2011–2012 NBC primetime season as a mid-season replacement and was created by real-life best friends Lennon ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Maude (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban ...
Style: sitcom, suspense, cynical, biting, semi serious ...
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Time: 70s, 20th century
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That '80s Show (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: That '80s Show is an American sitcom that aired from January through May 2002. Despite having a similar name, show structure, and many of the same writers and production staff, it is not considered a direct spin-off of the more successful That ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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The Wayans Bros. (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Wayans Bros. is a situation comedy that aired from January 1995 to May 1999 on The WB. The series starred real-life brothers Shawn and Marlon Wayans. Both brothers were already well-known from the sketch comedy show In Living Color that was ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: african american, family relations, sibling relationship, bet, success, couples, disorder, college life, teenage love, workplace situations, college, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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