Movies and TV shows like American Housewife

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American Housewife (2016)
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American Housewife (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A family comedy narrated by Katie, a strong-willed mother, raising her flawed family in a wealthy town filled with perfect wives and their perfect offspring.
Style: feel good, funny, sitcom, entertaining, humorous, light, sweet, thought provoking, captivating, social
Plot: family, optimism, housewife, woman, marriage, life, fat woman, humour, lifestyle, social issues, social relations, society, family life, social problems, province, satire, suburbs, mother daughter relationship, mother son relationship
Place: connecticut

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Most similar movies to American Housewife

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and captivating films and TV series with plots about family relations, family, family life, lifestyle, parents and children, humour and kids and family mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like American Housewife: The Middle (2009), The Mick (2017), Life in Pieces (2015), Welcome to the Family (2013), Man with a Plan (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, family values, everyday life, family life, family, adolescence, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, childhood, marriage, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
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The Mick (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mackenzie "Mickey" Murphy is a hard-living, foul-mouthed, cigarette-smoking woman who moves to affluent Greenwich, CT to raise the spoiled kids of her wealthy sister who fled the country to avoid a federal indictment. She quickly learns ...
Style: humorous, funny, sitcom, feel good, witty ...
Plot: teenagers, family, family in crisis, teenager, custody, dysfunctional family, adolescence, family problems, family relations, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, arrogance ...
Place: connecticut
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Life in Pieces (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about one big happy family and their sometimes awkward, often hilarious and ultimately beautiful milestone moments as told by its various members. Of the three siblings, middle child Matt may have just found his true love, his co-worker, ...
Style: light, feel good, funny, uplifting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, multiple storylines, family relations, friendship, kids and family, family life, parents and children, humour, siblings relations, lifestyle, youth, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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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, eccentric family, pregnancy, 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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100%
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Man with a Plan (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A dad finds out that parenting is harder than he thought after his wife goes back to work and he's left at home to take care of the kids.
Style: sitcom, entertaining, funny, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: fatherhood, family, father, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, parents and children, parenting, duty, mischievous children, homework, kids and family, household ...
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The Conners (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: This iconic family—Dan, Jackie, Darlene, Becky and D.J.—grapples with parenthood, dating, an unexpected pregnancy, financial pressures, aging and in-laws in working-class America.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, semi serious, sitcom ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, in laws, family life, parents and children, help, gay joke, understanding, love, family relations
Time: 2010s
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Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Right out of high school, Sean Finnerty got his girlfriend Claudia pregnant. Now she’s his wife, and at just 32, he’s somehow found himself with 14-year-old daughter Lily, two little boys, and a constant struggle between his need to be ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, everyday life, family relations, family values, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, family life, teenage life, society, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 90s, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa
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100%
Awkwafina is Nora From Queens (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Nora Lin leans on her family as she navigates life and young adulthood in outer borough-NYC.
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, sitcom, captivating ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, adulthood, life, family, family relations, lifestyle, grownups, father daughter relationship, family life
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Family Reunion (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: A free-spirited mom moves her family from the west coast to the Midwest and gets to know her extended family.
Style: sitcom, light, entertaining, funny, humorous ...
Plot: family, black family, african american, family relations, large family, parents and children, family life, three generations, father son relationship, living together, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lifestyle ...
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39%
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Warren (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Warren Thompson just wants an easy life, but thanks to his naturally difficult personality, he’s constantly finding himself in sticky situations.
Style: sitcom, feel good, funny, light, humorous ...
Plot: driving instructor, driving school, life, humour, family problems, lifestyle, family relations, social problems, teenager, partner
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The European Side (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The life and times of rather traditional Sutcuoglu family and their comedic struggles to adapt the high-profile contemporary life of Nisantasi.
Style: sitcom, funny, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, tradition, family life, friends, family tradition, social relations, society, magazine, fashion, city, humour, city life ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Daddy's Daughters (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: "Daddy's Daughters" is a Russian TV series produced in 2007—2012. Made by "Kinokonstanta" and "Kostafilm" film companies. It characterized the various aspects of life — there are themes of family, love, work, ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, humorous
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, family relations, family, love and romance, sisters, school, youth, society, sport, father daughter relationship, father
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, parents and children, couple relations, couples, marriage, husband wife relationship, baby, children, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Traveling with the Derbez (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: The series revolves around the Derbez family on their trip to Morocco, the family is made up of Eugenio Derbez, the patriarch of the family, Alessandra Rosaldo, his wife, Aitana Derbez, their daughter, Vadhir and José Eduardo Derbez, their ...
Style: light, feel good, captivating, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: culture, travelogue, family relations, lifestyle, travel, family life, humour, cultural difference, cross cultural relations, travel and leisure, family, kids and family
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Grandfathered (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Successful restaurateur and man-about-town Jimmy Martino is used to being the most suave, most handsome and most single person in the room. All that changes with the surprise appearance of Jimmy’s adult son, Gerald, and his baby daughter, Edie. ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: parent child relationship, grandfather, coming of age, male protagonist, father, father son relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, parents and children, family relations, family, kids and family, humour ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cooper Barrett's Guide to Surviving Life (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: As Cooper Barrett struggles to survive each of life’s many challenges, he guides us through the often-messy, always-hilarious ordeal, so that our lives don’t have to be nearly the entertaining disaster that Cooper’s is turning out to be.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, funny, captivating ...
Plot: roommate, neighbor, neighbor neighbor relationship, life, girl next door, relationships, living together, romantic friendship, escapades, friendship, humour, lifestyle ...
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Last Man Standing (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A married father of three tries to maintain his manliness in a world increasingly dominated by women.
Style: sitcom, light, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, father daughter relationship, family relations, husband wife relationship, parents and children, male female relationship, family life, humour, male protagonist, social problems, couple relations, family values ...
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New Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jessica Day is an offbeat and adorable girl in her late 20s who, after a bad breakup, moves in with three single guys. Goofy, positive, vulnerable and honest to a fault, Jess has faith in people, even when she shouldn't. Although she's ...
Style: feel good, buddy comedy, light, talky, humorous ...
Plot: friends, roommate, group of friends, ex couple relations, couple relations, love and romance, optimism, young people, couples, lifestyle, singleness, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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I'm Sorry (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Andrea is a seemingly confident comedy writer, wife and mom, who comically exposes her inner immaturity and neuroses through unexpected life situations.
Style: ironic, entertaining, feel good, light, cynical ...
Plot: society, irony, husband wife relationship, family relations, sexual humor, parents and children, friendship, neurosis, life philosophy, lifestyle, social satire, satire ...
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31%
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IP Pirogova (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The main character Vera is a young housewife. For the past 15 years, she has been living with her husband, raising their daughter and coping with all everyday difficulties with ease and positive. She also enjoys baking, which inspires her to create ...
Style: funny, light, captivating, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: housewife, female protagonist, businesswoman, teenage girl, family relations, teenage life, culinary arts, strong female lead, air conditioner, cookery, business, baker ...
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31%
Aliens in America (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Aliens in America is an American sitcom created by David Guarascio and Moses Port that aired on The CW for one season from 2007–2008. Guarascio and Port also served as executive producers of the show alongside Tim Doyle. Luke Greenfield directed ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, funny, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: exchange student, family relations, high school, muslim, culture clash, social relations, society, youth, friendship, friends, prejudice, christianity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Two Fathers and Two Sons (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Pavel, Victor and Vlad are grandfather, father and son who are forced to live together...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, twists and turns, light ...
Plot: parents and children, father son relationship, family relations, twists & turns, kids and family, father and son, family, humour, happy ending, youth, children, family problems
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Summer with the Family (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jens and wife Åsa pack up the family to spend the summer in the archipelago. The idyll, however, does not appear when it comes out that the in-laws do not intend to leave the cottage to Jens and Åsa, but plan to spend the whole summer there with ...
Style: light, funny, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: summer house, family relations, archipelago, eccentric family, family, humour, parents and children, relationships, family life, living together, summer, cottage
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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$#*! My Dad Says (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: $#*! My Dad Says is an American television sitcom produced by Warner Bros. Television that aired on CBS. It was based on the Twitter feed Shit My Dad Says, created by Justin Halpern and consisting of quotations from his father, Sam. The show ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: living with parents, eccentric family, parents and children, generation gap, family relations, oldtimer, overbearing parent, lifestyle, elderly, writer's life, family life, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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29%
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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, sports fan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Sound of Your Heart (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Comedy following Cho Seok's ridiculous but hilarious adventures with his girlfriend-turned-wife Ae Bong, their dogs, older brother Jo Joon, and parents. Based on the popular webtoon series of the same name.
Style: sitcom, light, entertaining, funny, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, family, absurd humor, humour, silly humor, parents and children, relationships, kids and family, comic book shop, sibling
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29%
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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, entertaining ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, living with parents, elderly, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, golden years
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Teachers (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Written by and starring acclaimed comedy troupe The Katydids, Teachers shows their hilariously warped perspective as six elementary school teachers trying to mold young minds, even though their own lives aren’t really together.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, touching ...
Plot: elementary school, school, teacher, workplace situations, youth, teachers and students, social relations, relationships, female teacher, family relations, lifestyle, life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, relationship vs career, against the odds, family life, parents and children, father, family man, everyday life, friendship, love, couple relations, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
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9JKL (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A time in Mark Feuerstein's adult life when he lived in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his parents' apartment, 9J; and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby's apartment, 9L and his attempts to set ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, entertaining, situational comedy ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: family relations, family, dating, friends, youth, flirting, bar, lifestyle, family problems, dysfunctional family
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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28%