Movies and TV shows like Gavin & Stacey

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Gavin & Stacey (2007)
 8.0
 12K
Gavin & Stacey (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Gavin is an ordinary boy from Billericay, Essex. Stacey is an ordinary girl from Barry Island, South Wales. They’ve spoken on the phone every day at work for months but they’ve never actually met… until now.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, clever, feel good, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, friendship, long distance relationship, sitcom, dating, urban, family life, romance, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, friends, best friends, buddies, lifestyle, family relations, honeymoon, newlyweds, overbearing parent, fan, young people, engaged, boyfriend, neighbor, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe

Most similar movies to Gavin & Stacey

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films and TV series with plots about couple relations, couples, friends, love and romance, romance, friendship and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Gavin & Stacey: Friends (1994), Pulling (2006), The Worst Week of My Life (2004), Love, Rosie (2014), Rules of Engagement (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 613K
Friends (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, not serious, talky ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, sitcom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, family relations, love and romance, group of friends, everyday life, friends, twentysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 1K
Pulling (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pulling is a BBC comedy series, produced by Silver River Productions and broadcast on BBC Three, about three single female friends who live in Penge, south-east London. It was co-written by Sharon Horgan and Dennis Kelly and stars Sharon Horgan as ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, female friendship, friendship, verbal byplay, best friends, romance, couple relations, urban, looking for love, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Worst Week of My Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: The Worst Week of My Life is a British comedy television series, first broadcast on BBC One between March and April 2004. A second series was aired between November and December 2005 and a three-part Christmas special, The Worst Christmas of My Life ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, farce, couple relations, parents, marriage, verbal byplay, couples, family relations, disorder, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.2
 96K
Love, Rosie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: true love, love and romance, couple relations, road not taken, best friends, love affair, youth, friends, teenage life, best friends in love, destiny, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, england, usa, boston, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Rules of Engagement (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Rules of Engagement is a comedy about the different phases of male/female relationships, as seen through the eyes of a newly engaged couple, Adam and Jennifer, a long-time married pair, Jeff and Audrey, and a single guy on the prowl, Russell. As ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, dating, couple relations, romance, singleness, group of friends, love and romance, couples, friends, friendship, wooing, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.6
 4K
Mad Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mad Love is an American television series that aired on CBS from February 14 to May 16, 2011. The sitcom was planned as a mid-season replacement during the 2010–11 television season. On May 15, 2011, Mad Love was officially cancelled by CBS.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, looking for love, romance, dating, sitcom, singleness, urban, city life, couples, friends, best friends, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.7
 32K
Happy Endings (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Happy Endings is an American television sitcom that ran on ABC from April 13, 2011 to May 3, 2013. The show follows the dysfunctional adventures of six best friends living in Chicago.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, friendship, group of friends, battle of the sexes, couple relations, lgbt, sibling relationship, interracial couple, wife husband relationship, breakup, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, sexual, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, friendship, bar, singleness, womanizer, urban, couple relations, sitcom, lovers, party, dating, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.4
 3K
Marry Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Six years ago, Annie and Jake bonded over their mutual love of nachos and they've been inseparable ever since. Now, after returning from a romantic two-week island vacation, Jake’s all set to pop the question. Before he can ask, though, Annie ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, romance, love and romance, group of friends, friendship, female protagonist, lgbt, marriage engagement, interracial couple, couples, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Swinging with the Finkels (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A suburban couple decide to spice up their lives by swinging with another couple.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, romance, looking for sex, marriage, marital separation, cucumber, sexual relations, suburbs, friends, buddies, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 5K
A to Z (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The story follows the lives of Andrew, an employee at an internet dating site who dreams of meeting the girl of his dreams, and Zelda, a no-nonsense lawyer who was raised by a hippie mother and carries a rebellious streak. By an accidental chance of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, entertaining, situational comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, dating, love and romance, urban, looking for love, unfulfillment, destiny, twentysomething life, hopes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 533
A Fine Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Fine Romance is a British situation comedy starring husband-and-wife team Judi Dench and Michael Williams. Dench's sister was played by Susan Penhaligon. It was produced by London Weekend Television and written by Bob Larbey. It was first ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, translator, couple relations, thirtysomething life, romance, couples, unlikely couple, workplace romance, midlife crisis, love and romance, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 18K
Mad About You (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Mad About You is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 23, 1992 to May 24, 1999. The show stars Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt as a newly married couple in New York City. Reiser played Paul Buchman, a documentary film maker. Hunt played ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sitcom, marriage, oldies, verbal byplay, couple relations, friendship, romance, newlywed, urban, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
London mon amour (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two divorced fathers Mathias and Antoine, decide to raise their children together in London. Their lives consist of Sophie the pretty florist secretly in love with Antoine, Yvonne who runs the 'bistrot français' and has a very maternal ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, buddies, romance, odd couple, partners, urban, friends, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 809
100 Questions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: 100 Questions is an American situation comedy series which premiered on NBC on May 27, 2010. In May 2009 the network announced that the show would debut midseason in March 2010 on Tuesday nights at 9:30 pm, after NBC's coverage of the 2010 ...
Style: not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, buddies, romance, battle of the sexes, group of friends, dating, introspection, bar, looking for love, urban, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 2K
Ex (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ex is a 2009 film directed and co-written by Fausto Brizzi and interpreted by a rich and large cast of characters. The film, produced by Italian International Film, in co-production with the French company and Mes Films in collaboration with RAI ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, romance, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, friendship, looking for love, love triangle, breakup, unfulfillment, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Princess Hours (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Princess Hours is a 2006 South Korean romantic comedy television series, starring Yoon Eun-hye, Ju Ji-hoon, Kim Jeong-hoon and Song Ji-hyo. It is based on Korean manhwa Goong by Park So-hee. It aired on Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation from January ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, social differences, romance, royal family, love and romance, family relations, intrigue, fall in love, friendship, wooing, family life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.6
 39K
Coupling (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coupling is a British television sitcom written by Steven Moffat that aired on BBC2 from May 2000 to June 2004. Produced by Hartswood Films for the BBC, the show centres on the dating and sexual adventures and mishaps of six friends in their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, casual sex, couples, looking for love, battle of the sexes, sex, sitcom, bar, love and romance, verbal byplay, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 122
Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, romance, friendship, urban, looking for love, love triangle, love and romance, friends, couple relations, city life, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.2
 3K
Cold Feet (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follow the lives and loves of a group of thirtysomethings in a heart-warming comic drama as they try to find true love - or at least keep their relationships on track. In this wry and funny look at a generation which is as confused as it is ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, buddies, thirty something, couple relations, looking for love, thirtysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, friends, nanny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, manchester, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Perfect Couples (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Perfect Couples is an American comedy television series that was originally broadcast by NBC. The half-hour romantic comedy was co-created by Jon Pollack and Scott Silveri and produced by Universal Media Studios. A sneak preview of the series aired ...
Style: not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, talky ...
Plot: buddies, battle of the sexes, couple relations, twentysomething life, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, friends, friendship, up and down relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 3K
Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, couple relations, sitcom, couples, friendship, best friends, battle of the sexes, parents and children, sexual relations, family life, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 727
French Film (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jed prepares to interview French cineaste and self-appointed expert on the nature of love - Thierry Grimandi. The worldly and somewhat jaded Jed is dead-set on dismissing the auteur's musings as pompous and, well French, until his own ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, touching
Plot: couple relations, romance, looking for love, social differences, love and romance, best friends, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, culture clash, thirtysomething life, media, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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According to Jim (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: According to Jim is an American sitcom television series starring Jim Belushi in the title role as a suburban father of three children. It originally ran on ABC from October 1, 2001 to June 2, 2009.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, situational comedy
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, housewife, couple relations, parents and children, family, suburbs, family life, couples, family relations, buddies, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.6
 938
Coupling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coupling is a 2003 American remake of the British television sitcom of the same title, which aired on NBC.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, couple relations, verbal byplay, romance, group of friends, sitcom, looking for love, looking for sex, love triangle, sexual relations, thirtysomething life, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 392
Bob & Rose (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Bob & Rose is a British television drama, originally screened in six one-hour episodes on the ITV network in the UK in autumn 2001. It was produced for the network by the independent Red Production Company, and was that company's first ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, thirtysomething life, gender, love and romance, couples, opposites attract, looking for sex, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Living with Fran (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Living With Fran is an American sitcom that debuted on The WB in April 2005 that starred Fran Drescher. The show last aired on March 24, 2006.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, age difference, couple relations, eccentric family, family, couples, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: medical school, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
What About Brian (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Serial monogamist Brian O'Hara hits his mid-30s and suddenly realizes he's the last bachelor standing in his circle of friends. Not averse to the happily ever after his friends have achieved, Brian wonders whether he'll ever find Mrs. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dating, friendship, pregnancy, lawyer, marriage, unlikely couple, young lovers, bachelor, suburbs, couple relations, romance, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.8
 3K
Him & Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: An acutely observed, forensically honest, warts-and-all look at a working-class couple in their mid-20s.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: sitcom, slacker, verbal byplay, couple relations, twentysomething life, realism, lifestyle, couples, sexual relations, friends, in-laws, politically correct ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 442
Emma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, stylized, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, verbal byplay, opposites attract, countryside, couple relations, romance, social differences, wooing, fall in love, love and romance, society, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%