Movies and TV shows like Life of Riley 2009

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Life of Riley (2009)
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Life of Riley (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Life of Riley is a British comedy television series, shown on BBC One and BBC HD. The show stars Caroline Quentin and Neil Dudgeon, who are recently married, and is set around their dysfunctional family. The show also features the couple's four children, Danny, Katy, Ted, and Rosie. After three series it was confirmed that the show had been cancelled.
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, realistic, not serious
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family life, family problems, couple relations, couples, marriage, husband wife relationship, children, baby, teenager, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, weirdo, mother son relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, realistic and not serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family life, family and husband wife relationship mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Life of Riley: Big Family (2001), Your Family or Mine (2015), Hebburn (2012), 1600 Penn (2012), The Soul Man (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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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: family life, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, culture clash, disorder, social differences, everyday life, friendship, indoor, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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92%
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Hebburn (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Hebburn is a warm and affectionate tale of north east family life. It tells the tale of the Pearson family and their impetuous and ambitious son, Jack, who has left Tyneside for the bright lights and glamour of Manchester. He has secretly married a ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, meet the parents, parents and children, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, secret marriage, husband wife relationship, middle class, friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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92%
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1600 Penn (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: 1600 Penn is an American single camera television comedy series about a dysfunctional family living in the White House. The series stars Jenna Elfman, Bill Pullman and Josh Gad. Gad, along with Jason Winer and Jon Lovett jointly created the central ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, politics, parents and children, white house, couple relations, head of state, family problems, family relations, state affairs, silly humor, husband wife relationship, usa president ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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The Soul Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballentine was living the high life in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he gets the calling to go from soul singer to soul saver. Relocating to St. Louis with ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, couples, couple relations, christian, church, religion, singer, christianity, minister, preacher, religious ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, missouri, st. louis missouri
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90%
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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, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: parenting, family life, couples, housewife, parents and children, irresponsible, siblings relations, husband wife relationship, couple relations, in-laws, family relations, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: silly humor, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family life, family, wife, stand up comedian, comedian, stand-up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
A Moody Christmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: Focused on the lovable, yet seasonally dysfunctional Moody family, A Moody Christmas is set against the backdrop of the one occasion that can bring out the best (and the worst) in people … Christmas Day.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: christmas, eccentric family, family relations, family tradition, family problems, parents and children, family gatherings, family life, dysfunctional family, disorder, nothing goes right, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Up All Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, child birth, coping, friends, childbirth, husband wife relationship, parenthood, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Kath & Kim (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Australia
TV show
Story: Kath & Kim is an American version of the Australian television comedy series of the same name starring Selma Blair and Molly Shannon. The series premiered on NBC on October 9, 2008. The Australian version was created by its original stars, Jane ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: couple relations, lifestyle, family relations, couples, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, parent child relationship, marital problem, mother daughter relationship, jealous spouse, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Rodney (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the middle of real, everyday America, Rodney Hamilton's life revolves around two things: His family and his thankless job at a fiberglass plant..
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, family life, against the odds, relationship vs career, parents and children, father, family man, everyday life, love, friendship, couple relations, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Your Family or Mine (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Israel
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Shani and her husband Shai visit her Sephardic family, then his Ashkenazi brood, for regular weekend meals that reveal both clans' quirks and foibles.
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: culture clash, social differences, couples, family life, family tradition, parents and children, disorder, eccentric family, couple relations, indoor, silly humor, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Desparate Parents (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Mockumentary about the conservative Lepic family and their neighbors the liberal Boulay family, who are good friends. Their biggest point of contention is how they educate their children.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sitcom
Plot: eccentric family, family life, couples, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, best friends, opposites attract, conservative, neighbor, liberal, topless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Parents (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 ⇓
82%
Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sitcom, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love affair, family life, family relations, couple relations, pregnancy, couples, parents and children, lifestyle, siblings relations, love and romance, sister
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, living with parents, elderly, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, golden years
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Bill Engvall Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Bill Engvall Show is a sitcom which ran on TBS from July 17, 2007 to September 5, 2009. The series starred comedian Bill Engvall and was written and created by Engvall and Michael Leeson. The series was canceled on September 25, 2009. On June ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, family relations, friends, parents and children, suburbs, couples, therapist, father son relationship, marriage, friendship, society, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, family relations, family life, newlyweds, ex athlete, blended family, black family, youth, couples, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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, buddies, parents and children, couple relations, couples, friends, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Welcome to the Family (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to the Family is an American television series that aired on NBC from October 3, to October 17, 2013 on Thursdays at 8:30 p.m. Eastern/7:30 p.m. Central, after Parks and Recreation. On May 10, 2013, the network placed a series order for the ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: family life, pregnancy, eccentric family, teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, life turned upside down, society, disorder, teenage life, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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78%
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Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Married is a half hour comedy about being miserably in love. Russ and Lina Bowman can barely remember what life was like before kids, debt, and suburbia rained on their romance -- but every once in a while, in between the arguments about their ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, couple relations, couples, family life, family relations, parents and children, friendship, love and romance, save the day, best friends, sexual relations, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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78%
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Baby Bob (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Baby Bob is an American sitcom that aired on CBS as a midseason replacement in March 2002. The Baby Bob character had previously been on television since February 2000, appearing in commercials for FreeInternet.com. While actual infants played Bob, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Plot: family relations, family life, baby, parents and children, child as adult, parenthood, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, in laws, family secret, father son relationship, wife husband relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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78%
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, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, stand up comedian, african american, car
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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77%
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Citizen Khan (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Family-based sitcom set in the capital of British Pakistan - Sparkhill, Birmingham. Citizen Khan follows the trials and tribulations of loud-mouthed, tight-fisted, self-appointed community leader Mr Khan and his long suffering family, wife Mrs Khan ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: muslim, family life, family relations, society, parents and children, satire, ethnic, immigrants, social relations, indoor, family, mosque ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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76%
Friday Night Dinner (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Two siblings share their Friday night dinners at their parents home and, somehow, something always goes wrong.
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, nostalgic
Plot: family relations, family dinner, eccentric family, comedy of errors, parents and children, disorder, middle aged, marriage, social awkwardness, family gatherings, couple relations, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, europe
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76%
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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, eccentric family, mental illness, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
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74%
The Michael J. Fox Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, touching, sincere, situational comedy ...
Plot: family values, comeback, parents and children, tv show, media, workplace, couple relations, couples, fighting illness, family relations, parkinson's disease, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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74%
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The Millers (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A divorced reporter, looking forward to the single life, finds his parents' marital problems derail his plans.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: living with parents, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family relations, family problems, parents and children, disorder, dysfunctional family, divorce, divorced parents, overbearing, nagging and grouching ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
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72%
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Worst Week (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Worst Week is an American TV series which originally aired on CBS from September 22, 2008 to June 6, 2009. The series was based on the British sitcom The Worst Week of My Life. The show was adapted for American audiences by Fox under the title Worst ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: in-laws, family relations, couple relations, family life, comedy of errors, young people, wedding preparations and rituals, meet the parents, disorder, couples, guest, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
2point4 Children (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: 2point4 children is a 1990s British sitcom that was created and written by Andrew Marshall. It follows the lives of the Porter family; an average family that is persistently faced with surreal situations and sheer bad luck. The show was originally ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, couples, parents and children, couple relations, family life, eccentric family, family, husband wife relationship, family home, british humour, parenthood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england
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72%