Movies and TV shows like Malibu, CA

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Malibu, CA (1998)
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Malibu, CA (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Malibu, CA is an American teen sitcom television program produced by Saved by the Bell creator Peter Engel that aired from 1998 to 2000 on syndication. Co-created by Engel and Carl Kurlander, the show centred around the lives of twin brothers Scott and Jason Collins, who move to Malibu, California from New York City to live with their father, Peter. Guest appearances on the show included Dennis Haskins, Scott Whyte and Marissa Dyan from City Guys, Daniella Deutscher from Hang Time, and model Victoria Silvstedt. The series was one of two post-Saved by the Bell: The College Years series executive produced by Peter Engel that did not air on NBC's TNBC lineup, USA High being the other. Prior to the 2012 premiere of The First Family, Malibu, CA was the last situation comedy to be broadcast for the first-run syndication market.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: surfing, youth, twins, family relations, love and romance, teenage life, siblings relations, wooing, teenager, friendship, beach, teenage girl, single father, surfer, best friend, two brothers, father son relationship, group of friends, teenage boy, brother, diner, single parent, friend, brother brother relationship, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: california, saudi arabia, usa, new york, malibu california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, youth, teenage life, siblings relations, single parent, parents and children and friends mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Malibu, CA: Complete Savages (2004), Maybe It's Me (2001), Raising Dad (2001), What I Like About You (2002), Gidget (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Complete Savages (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
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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 ...
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Maybe It's Me (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
TV show
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Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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TV show
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TV show
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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One on One (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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I Hate My Teenage Daughter (2011)
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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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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What's Happening!! (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: What's Happening!! is an American television sitcom that aired on ABC from August 5, 1976 to April 28, 1979. The show premiered as a summer series. With good ratings and reviews, and after the failure of several other shows on the network, ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, teens
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Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
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Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Sweet Valley High (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sweet Valley High is an American comedy-drama series very loosely based on Francine Pascal's book series of the same name. The series ran from September 5, 1994 to October 14, 1997, and was produced by Saban Entertainment. The rights are now ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, sister sister relationship, twin sister, friendship, teenage life, mistaken identity, siblings relations, teenage love, high school life, disorder, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
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Ben and Kate (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, sitcom, not serious, sentimental, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sons of Tucson (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sons of Tucson is a family comedy about three brothers who hire a charming, wayward schemer to stand in as their father when their real one goes to prison. What begins as a business relationship evolves into something more complex and compelling: a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, cons and scams, family relations, disorder, family, friendship, brother brother relationship, absent parent, sibling relationship, boss, dishonesty, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two of a Kind is an American sitcom that aired on ABC as part of the network's TGIF line-up, starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The show aired from September 25, 1998 to July 9, 1999. The series was produced by Griffard/Adler Productions, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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