Movies and TV shows like The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017)
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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: It’s 1958 Manhattan and Miriam “Midge” Maisel has everything she’s ever wanted - the perfect husband, kids, and Upper West Side apartment. But when her life suddenly takes a turn and Midge must start over, she discovers a previously unknown talent - one that will take her all the way from the comedy clubs of Greenwich Village to a spot on Johnny Carson’s couch.
Style: witty, feel good, captivating, atmospheric, uplifting
Plot: female protagonist, divorce, jewish family, comedian, career, husband wife relationship, judaism, stand up comedian, breakup, jewish, fashion, single mother, beatnik, woman, jewish woman, stand up, makeup artist
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, feel good, humorous and realistic films and TV series with plots about female protagonist, family relations, friendship, mother daughter relationship, female friendship, career and workplace situations mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: Why Women Kill (2019), Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (2020), Ladies in Black (2018), The Durrells (2016), Gilmore Girls (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Why Women Kill (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Three women living in three different decades: a housewife in the '60s, a socialite in the '80s and a lawyer in 2018, deal with infidelity in their marriages.
Style: captivating, witty, atmospheric, erotic, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: marriage, housewife, crumbling marriage, open marriage, extramarital affair, jealousy, women, male female relationship, female protagonist, strong female lead, family in crisis, society ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, 60s, 1940s, 2010s
Place: usa
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Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After an unusual event, Zoey Clarke, a whip-smart computer coder forging her way in San Francisco, suddenly starts to hear the innermost wants, thoughts and desires of the people around her through popular songs.
Style: light, funny, sincere, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: programmer, song, psychic power, nerd, musical performance, office romance, song and dance, musical number, earthquake, singing, female protagonist, spoken inner thoughts ...
Place: san francisco
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80%
Ladies in Black (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Adapted from the bestselling novel by Madeleine St John, Ladies in Black is an alluring and tender-hearted comedy drama about the lives of a group of department store employees in 1959 Sydney.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, inspirational, light
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: department store, fashion, female friendship, rise to the top, career, love and romance, opportunity, business, rivalry, feminism, blonde, dress ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1959
Place: australia, sydney australia
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100%
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The Durrells (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: In 1935, financially strapped widow Louisa Durrell, whose life has fallen apart, decides to move from England, with her four children (three sons, one daughter), to the island of Corfu, Greece. Once there, the family moves into a dilapidated old ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, exciting, stylized, based on true events
Plot: family, greek island, friendship, englishwoman abroad, island, expatriate, female protagonist, family relations, adventure, province, culture shock, dead husband ...
Time: 1930s, year 1935
Place: greece, mediterranean sea
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80%
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Gilmore Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the charming town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, the series follows the captivating lives of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a mother/daughter pair who have a relationship most people only dream of.
Style: feel good, talky, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: small town, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, single mother, boyfriend, small town life, best friends, first love, student, social relations, looking for love, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: connecticut, usa, yale university, new england
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21%
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Dickinson (2019)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Emily Dickinson. Poet. Daughter. Total rebel. In this coming-of-age story, Emily’s determined to become the world’s greatest poet.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, scenic, inspirational, factual
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lesbian interest, lesbian kiss, women, lgbt, rebellious daughter, female protagonist, poetry, father daughter relationship, anachronism, dream, longing, love ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 370 min.
TV show
Story: Set nearly a decade after the finale of the original series, this revival follows Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore through four seasons of change.
Style: talky, humorous, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, everyday life, thirtysomething life, mishap, loneliness, unhappiness, widow, single mother, dating, friendship between women, coming of age, love ...
Time: 2010s
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17%
The Golden Girls (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Golden Girls is an American sitcom, created by Susan Harris, that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992. Starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan and Estelle Getty, the show centers on four older women sharing a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: elderly, female friendship, family relations, singleness, parents and children, best friends, lifestyle, friendship, infidelity, old woman, mother daughter relationship, storytelling ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa, atlanta georgia, minnesota ...
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67%
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I'm Dying Up Here (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in LA’s celebrated, infamous stand-up comedy scene of the 1970s, this series delves into the inspired and damaged psyches that inhabit the hilarious, but complex business of making an audience laugh.
Style: sitcom, tragicomedy, funny, humorous
Plot: life philosophy, stand up comedian, comedian, character study, bittersweet, band, friendship, rising to stardom, rise and fall, success, loneliness, celebrity culture ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ginny & Georgia (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Angsty and awkward fifteen year old Ginny Miller often feels more mature than her thirty year old mother, the irresistible and dynamic Georgia Miller. After years on the run, Georgia desperately wants to put down roots in picturesque New England and ...
Style: funny, captivating, humorous, light, emotional ...
Plot: romance, mother daughter relationship, teenager, daughter, kids and family, humour, coming of age, family relations, single mother, changing lives, new life, mother and daughter ...
Time: 2020s
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100%
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Heartbeat (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the real life and achievements of Dr. Kathy Magliato, this unique character-driven medical drama follows Dr. Alex Panttiere, an outspoken world-renowned heart-transplant surgeon and one of the few women in her field. Stubborn and fearless, ...
Style: medical drama, humorous, captivating, feel good, exciting ...
Plot: strong female lead, female doctor, surgeon, medical, hospital, female protagonist, doctor patient relationship, workaholic, romance, working woman, coworker relationship, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Masaba Masaba (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by real events from Masaba Gupta's life, "Masaba Masaba" follows the designer's atypical journey through heterogeneous universes ranging from fashion to family, and documents her return to the singles market.
Style: witty, realistic, funny, feel good, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: fashion, friendship, mother and daughter, everyday life, woman, love and romance, couple relations, flirting, looking for love, real world, female protagonist, female friendship ...
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26%
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Unorthodox (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: A Hasidic Jewish woman in Brooklyn flees to Berlin from an arranged marriage and is taken in by a group of musicians -- until her past comes calling.
Style: uplifting, social, touching, suspense
Plot: orthodox jew, jewish family, judaism, escape, search, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, lesbian relationship, new life, husband wife relationship, follow your dream, wife husband relationship ...
Place: new york, berlin germany, brooklyn new york city
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33%
The Kominsky Method (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An aging actor, who long ago enjoyed a brush with fame, makes his living as an acting coach.
Style: feel good, uplifting, touching, funny, captivating
Plot: older man younger man relationship, best friends, father daughter relationship, old age, gay joke, elderly, family relations, actor's life, lifestyle, relationship problems, actor, best friend ...
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One Day at a Time (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In a reimagining of the TV classic, a newly single Latina mother raises her teen daughter and tween son with the "help" of her old-school mom.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: single mother, feminism, family drama, depression, latin, family, parents and children, eccentric family, living together, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, large family ...
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25%
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Bonding (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
TV show
Story: A New York City grad student moonlighting as a dominatrix enlists her gay BFF from high school to be her assistant.
Style: sex comedy, psychological, humorous, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: dominatrix, bdsm, pervert, relationship problems, gay best friend, female protagonist, friendship, love affair, gay, love and romance, love, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Alexa & Katie (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Lifelong best friends Alexa and Katie are eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school. The pals confront a crisis that leaves them feeling like outsiders at a time when what seems to matter most is fitting in.
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, sincere, captivating
Plot: supportive friend, cancer, best friends, girlfriend, friendship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, teenage life, friends, schoolgirl, coping, understanding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.6
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Related (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Related is an American comedy-drama series that aired on The WB network during the 2005-2006 television season. It revolved around the lives of four close-knit sisters - of Italian descent, raised in Brooklyn - living in New York City. The show was ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, everyday life, sibling relationship, looking for love, city life, sister sister relationship, workaholic, friendship, society, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Second Act (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Maya, a 40-year-old woman struggling with frustrations from unfulfilled dreams. Until, that is, she gets the chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts, and that it is never too late for a Second Act.
Style: feel good, light, inspirational, sweet, uplifting ...
Plot: career woman, new job, second chance, job seeking, female protagonist, best friends, deception, friendship, job interview, career, target, company ...
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23%
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Candice Renoir (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Candice Renoir had put her career on standby for 10 years. When she returns from Singapore to resume service in a port town in the south of France, she feels a bit “rusty”. Despite the obvious defiance of her unit and a cynical superior who ...
Style: captivating, realistic, suspenseful, feel good, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: crime, female detective, policewoman, police investigation, workplace situations, police detective, law enforcement, family relations, crimes, police, workplace, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Forty-Year-Old Version (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Desperate for a breakthrough as she nears the big 4-0, struggling New York City playwright Radha finds inspiration by reinventing herself as a rapper.
Style: feel good, inspirational, realistic, uplifting, stylized
Plot: rap, hip hop, follow your dream, female protagonist, life philosophy, music business, ambition, dream, career, second chance, best friends, musician's life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Offspring (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An exuberant drama set in Melbourne's Fitzroy, centering on Nina Proudman and her struggle to deal with her fabulously messy family, her hunt for a decent love life and her tendency to overthink and fly off into fantasy.
Style: captivating, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hospital, medical, workplace situations, operating room, doctors and patients, coworker relationship, doctor, workplace, workplace romance, career, love affair, ethics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Divorce (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A couple goes through a long, drawn-out divorce.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, captivating
Plot: divorce, husband wife relationship, relationships, male female relationship, crumbling marriage, marriage crisis, marital separation, love and romance, family problems, starting over, couple relations, dysfunctional marriage ...
Place: new york
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Rescue Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Rescue Me revolves around the lives of the men in a New York City firehouse, the crew of 62 Truck. Examining the fraternal nature and relationships of firefighters, the series tackles the daily drama of the life-and-death situations associated with ...
Style: heroic, semi serious, realistic, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: rescue, divorce, alcohol abuse, fire department, danger, heroes, firefighter, life is a bitch, teamwork, loss, team, desperation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.1
 8K
Rita (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Independent, outspoken and adored by her students, private school teacher Rita fares less well with adults.
Style: funny, cynical, light, satirical, feel good ...
Plot: school teacher, female protagonist, female teacher, mother daughter relationship, selfish woman, casual sex, male female relationship, workplace situations, homosexual, gay teenager, employer employee relationship, coworker ...
Time: 2010s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
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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, cynical ...
Plot: politics, family relations, single parent, tv show, relationship vs career, social relations, media, workplace, female protagonist, civil rights, satire, stand up comedian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 14K
Reba (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After her dentist husband of 20 years leaves her for his dental hygienist, Reba Hart's seemingly perfect world is turned upside down.​
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: single mother, dentist, family life, teenage life, parents and children, family problems, couples, youth, save the day, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, divorced parents ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.9
 16K
The Bold Type (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for a global women's magazine. Their struggles are about finding your identity, managing friendships and getting your heart broken, all while wearing the perfect jeans to ...
Style: feel good, sincere, light, sentimental
Plot: female friendship, workplace, fashion, career, workplace situations, lgbt, love and romance, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, party, lesbian relationship, boss and employee ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
 8.2
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Party Down (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Party Down is an American comedy television series that follows a Los Angeles, California, catering team for the titular company. The sextet of aspiring Hollywood actors and writers, as well as drifting lost souls, work small-time catering gigs ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, cynical ...
Plot: actor, comedian, party, ambition, desire for fame, workplace, friendship, workplace situations, coworker, team, disorder, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.8
 23K
Devious Maids (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on four Latina maids working in the homes of Beverly Hills’ wealthiest and most powerful families, and a newcomer who made it personal after a maid was murdered and determined to uncover the truth behind her demise, and in the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, enigmatic, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: maid, secrets, female friendship, secret, couple relations, murder, female protagonist, deception, latinx lead, betrayal, love, workplace ...
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%