Movies and TV shows like Jenny

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Jenny (1997)
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Jenny (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jenny is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from 1997 to 1998. The series was intended to be a star vehicle for Playboy Playmate Jenny McCarthy. It was rated TV-MA.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hollywood, inheritance, showbiz, female protagonist
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, realistic, humorous and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, black, african american, workplace, friends, urban and couples mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Jenny: Jesse (1998), Norm (1999), The Royal Family (1991), Mulaney (2014), Veronica's Closet (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, couples, supportive coworker, family relations, career change, workplace, single parent, starting over, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Norm (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: warden, ice hockey, social worker, step siblings, ex athlete, crime and punishment, friends, power relations, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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90%
The Royal Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Royal Family is an American sitcom starring Redd Foxx and Della Reese. The series was created and produced by Eddie Murphy, as part of a development deal Murphy had with CBS, and produced by Paramount Television, the television arm of Paramount ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: living with parents, elderly, aging, family relations, parents and children, family life, african american, comeback, post office, black family, black, short lived
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: georgia, usa
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82%
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Mulaney (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in New York, and based on the life and stand-up comedy of John Mulaney, this multi-camera laffer follows an aspiring comedian coming of age under the influence of his boss, his roommates and his neighbors.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, light ...
Plot: friendship, performer's life, stand up comedian, neighbor, follow your dream, ambition, lifestyle, showbiz, coming of age, personal trainer, roommate, ladies man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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: sitcom, sexy, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: gay, women, career woman, workplace, gender, unsupportive spouse, best friends, gays and lesbians, breakup, couples, workplace situations, feminism ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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Real Rob (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Centers around comedian Rob Schneider's real life while living in Hollywood.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, sitcom
Plot: showbiz, couple relations, artists and showbiz, couples, hollywood, movie star, love, satire, hollywood star
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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78%
Drexell's Class (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Drexell's Class is an American sitcom aired by Fox as part of its 1991-92 lineup. The show was created by Andrew Nicholls and Darrell Vickers.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Plot: unsupportive coworkers, power relations, youth, misfit, school, fish out of water, self discovery, teachers and students, teacher, elementary school, classroom
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Hughleys (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Hughleys is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 22, 1998 to April 28, 2000 and on the UPN network from September 11, 2000 to May 20, 2002. It starred comedian D. L. Hughley as the main character, Darryl Hughley, and Elise Neal as ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: family relations, society, suburbs, salesman, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, comedian, friend, stand up comedian, african american ...
Time: 90s
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72%
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Kirk (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kirk is an American family sitcom which aired for two seasons on The WB from August 23, 1995 to January 12, 1997.
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: family relations, youth, school, television flop, laughter, short lived, live audience, warner bros
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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In the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the House is an American sitcom that premiered on April 10, 1995 on NBC. The series moved to UPN after its second season, where it remained for an additional three seasons until it was canceled on August 11, 1999. In the House starred LL Cool J ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: football, family relations, ex athlete, career change, misfit, down on your luck, clinic, fish out of water, male female relationship, african american, landlord, doctor ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Naked Truth (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Naked Truth is an American television sitcom that aired on ABC from 1995 to 1996, and on NBC from 1996 to 1998. The series stars Téa Leoni and co-starred Holland Taylor. The show took place at the office of a tabloid news publication.
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: paparazzi, magazine, journal, disorder, artists and showbiz, media, journalism, down on your luck, celebrity culture, tabloid journalism, female photographer, photographer ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: elderly, retirement, aging, family, lifestyle, retiring, family relations, couples, parents and children, family life, unemployment, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: young heroes, black history, women, strong female presence, black cast, african american, friends, roommate, couples, journal, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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68%
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Phenom (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A teenage tennis prodigy tries to balance a social life with her ambition for stardom, under constant pressure from her driven coach, but with lots of support from her mom.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: high school, girl, tennis, family relations, single parent, ambition, child prodigy, coach
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Laughing to the Bank (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck actor is frustrated with Hollywood and makes a plan to write, direct, and distribute his own project. When the money goes missing, it proves to just be the beginning of an adventure to get it back.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Plot: rise to the top, bank, hollywood, filmmaker, african american man, comedian, african american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
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66%
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Dear John (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dear John is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from 1988 to 1992. The series was based on the British sitcom of the same name. Dear John was retitled Dear John USA when it was shown in the UK. During its four-season run, the series was bounced to ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids
Plot: support group, divorce, looking for love, down on your luck, couples, remarry, friends, breakup, love and romance, crumbling marriage
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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The CollegeHumor Show (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The CollegeHumor Show was an American comedy that premiered on MTV on February 8, 2009 and also aired on MuchMusic. The show is a scripted sitcom with sketch comedy elements. It is written by and stars nine actual CollegeHumor editorial staff ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sitcom
Plot: workplace, showbiz, backstage, disorder, free spirited, media satire, workplace situations, office, silly humor, boss, workplace humor, producer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Who's the Caboose? (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A documentary team gets a grant to do a film on a rare fatal disease that is attacking homeless people. However, they quickly find the film too depressing. Ducking into a nightclub, they discover a young Manhattan comedienne and decide instead to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, documentary filmmaking
Plot: satire, hollywood, filmmaking, showbiz, nightclub, terminal illness, life is a bitch, actor's life, artists and showbiz, improv, film industry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The George Carlin Show (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The George Carlin Show is an American sitcom that aired on the Fox network from January 1994 to July 1995. It was created jointly by veteran TV producer Sam Simon and the show's namesake, comedian George Carlin.
Style: sitcom, suspense, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: taxi, friends, buddies, state affairs, society, workplace, lifestyle, city life, old man, taxi driver, bar, urban ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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That Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: That Girl is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971. It stars Marlo Thomas as the title character Ann Marie, an aspiring actress, who moves from her hometown of Brewster, New York to try to make it big in New York City. Ann has to take ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, semi serious, retro
Plot: female protagonist, lifestyle, workplace, love and romance, media, actor's life, workplace situations, tv show, couples, power relations, artists and showbiz, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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57%
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So NoTORIous (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: So Notorious, sometimes stylized So NoTORIous, is an American sitcom on VH1, loosely based on the life of actress Tori Spelling. The series debuted on April 2, 2006 and despite lasting only ten episodes, received substantial acclaim from critics.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom ...
Plot: celebrity culture, performer's life, hollywood, love and romance, media satire, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, social relations, down on your luck, friends, famous, roommate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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57%
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On Our Own (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: On Our Own is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 13, 1994 until April 14, 1995. The series stars Ralph Louis Harris and six real life siblings: Jazz, Jocqui, Jake, Jojo, Jurnee, and Jussie Smollett. The series was created and ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family relations, fighting the system, society, family life, siblings relations, home alone, african american protagonist, brother sister relationship, car accident, cross dressing, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
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54%
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Sophie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sophie is a Canadian television sitcom that aired on CBC from January 9, 2008 to March 23, 2009. It stars Natalie Brown as Sophie Parker, an unmarried single mother and talent agent. The show is an English-language adaptation of Télévision de ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, family relations, single parent, workplace, workplace situations, showbiz, breakup, pregnancy, talent agent, mixed race child, single mother, canadian humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, sitcom
Plot: coming out, parents and children, homecoming, misfit, disorder, family relations, small town, homosexual, gays and lesbians, gender, gay interest, gay father ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa
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51%
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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: cheerleader, lifestyle, teenage life, family life, eccentric family, family values, parents and children, youth, favoritism among siblings, housewife, family, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Malcolm & Eddie (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Malcolm & Eddie is an American television sitcom that premiered August 26, 1996 on the UPN Network, and ran for four seasons, airing its final episode on May 22, 2000. This series starred Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Eddie Griffin in the lead roles. ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: roommate, friendship, friendship between men, twentysomething life, disorder, friends, odd couple, buddies, partners, stand up comedian, african american, friend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: missouri, kansas, usa, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Wanda at Large (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wanda at Large is an American sitcom that ran for two seasons on the Fox network in 2003. The series was created by and stars comedian Wanda Sykes.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, sitcom ...
Plot: politics, family relations, single parent, tv show, relationship vs career, workplace, media, social relations, satire, civil rights, female protagonist, stand up comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
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704 Hauser (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 704 Hauser is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from April to May 1994. A spin-off of All in the Family, the series is built around the concept of a black family, the Cumberbatches, moving into the former Queens home of Archie Bunker years after ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: culture clash, liberal, conservative, generation gap, controversy, black family, black, television flop
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Brother's Keeper (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brother's Keeper is an American television sitcom that ran for one season from September 25, 1998 to May 14, 1999 on ABC. Created by Donald Todd, the series chronicles the rocky coexistence of Porter Waide and his irresponsible pro-football ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Plot: american football, father son relationship, professor, widower, uncle nephew relationship, single father, sibling relationship, son, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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City Guys (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: City Guys is a United States television sitcom that aired from September 1997 to December 2001 on NBC. It lasted five seasons, and ended its run around the time of the dissolution of TNBC.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, missing person, boss, friendship, streetwise, youth, lifestyle, friends, teenage life, city life, job ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%