Movies and TV shows like GLOW

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GLOW (2017)
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GLOW (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: In 1980s LA, a crew of misfits reinvent themselves as the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling.
Style: breathtaking, captivating, funny, entertaining, motivational
Plot: wrestling, wrestling ring, misogyny, teenage girl, actress, casting, survival, poverty, tv show in film, netflix, female friendship, wrestler, female protagonist, woman, cuckold, large breasts, female wrestler, open marriage, bare breasts, leotard, cuckolded husband, male full rear nudity, deep cleavage, women's wrestling, sexually dissatisfied wife ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, light and entertaining films and TV series with plots about family relations, teenager, lifestyle, sport, female protagonist, teenage life and friendship mostly in Drama, Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like GLOW: Red Oaks (2014), Physical (2021), ...All the Marbles (1981), On My Block (2018), Big Shot (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Red Oaks (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A coming-of-age comedy set in the "go-go" 80s that is equal parts hijinks and heartfelt about a college student enjoying a last hurrah before summer comes to an end--and the future begins. David Myers, an assistant tennis pro at the Red ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, light, feel good ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, student film, teen comedy
Plot: nostalgia, coming of age, family relations, grownups, golf club, teenage protagonist, teenage sexuality, first love, teenage love, teenage boy, teen romance, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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95%
 7.3
 6K
Physical (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sheila Rubin is a quietly tortured, seemingly dutiful housewife supporting her smart but controversial husband’s bid for state assembly. But behind closed doors, she has her own darkly funny take on life; she’s battling a complex set of personal ...
Style: captivating, humorous, psychological
Plot: fitness, aerobics, housewife, lifestyle change, character change, marital problem, bored housewife, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, sport, family relations, coping ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
...All the Marbles (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A two-bit promoter tries to take a women's wrestling team to the top.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: mud wrestling, wrestling, lifestyle, sport, athlete and trainer, rivalry, athlete's life, gangsters, power relations, silly humor, femme fatale, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 8.0
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On My Block (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A coming of age comedy following a diverse group of teenage friends as they confront the challenges of growing up in gritty inner-city Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: netflix, coming of age, high school, school, young adult, friendship between teens, adolescence, friendship, teenage life, friendship gone bad, teenage boy, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Big Shot (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
TV show
Story: After getting ousted from his job in the NCAA for throwing a chair at a referee, a hothead men’s basketball coach Marvyn Korn must take a job at Westbrook School for Girls, a private all-girls high school, in an effort to redeem what's left ...
Style: funny, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: basketball, coach, basketball team, basketball coach, basketball player, disney, college, athlete and trainer, girls' school, sport team, sport, female athlete ...
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69%
Never Have I Ever (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After a traumatic year, all an Indian-American teen wants is to go from pariah to popular -- but friends, family and feeling won't make it easy on her.
Style: funny, psychological, light, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: teenage girl, popularity, social misfits, school, indian american, teenager, friendship, coming of age, family relations, mother daughter relationship, teenage life, grownups ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
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Love, Nina (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty years old and from Leicester, Nina moves to North London in 1982, to care for the two young boys of a working single mother, George, the editor of a London literary review.
Style: ironic, light, sincere, humorous
Plot: nanny, single mother, eccentric family, family relations, follow your dream, neighbor neighbor relationship, mischievous children, female protagonist, letter writing, autobiography, bohemian, literary agent
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
TV show
Story: In present day Minnesota, the Mighty Ducks have evolved from scrappy underdogs to an ultra-competitive, powerhouse youth hockey team. After 12-year-old Evan is unceremoniously cut from the Ducks, he and his mom Alex set out to build their own ragtag ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, uplifting
Plot: ice hockey, sport team, child, team, sport, teamwork, ambition, athlete's life, contests and competitions, teenager, teenage life, coping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 7.2
 7K
Young Rock (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: As Dwayne Johnson runs for president in 2032, he takes a comedic look back at his extraordinary life through the outrageous stories of his family and youth that shaped him into the man he is today. He explores his childhood years living amid ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, feel good, funny
Plot: autobiography, childhood, wrestling, rising to stardom, actor's life, actor, lifestyle, desire for fame, adolescence vs adulthood, grownups
Time: future
Place: polynesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.8
 3K
iCarly (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: A group of best friends creating a webcast while grappling with everyday problems and adventures.
Style: sitcom, light, funny, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: teenage girl, group of friends, problem solving, teenager, everyday life, friends, escapades, friendship, teenage life, coping, lifestyle, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, light, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: teenager, romance, mother daughter relationship, daughter, kids and family, humour, coming of age, family relations, parents and children, family, changing lives, single mother ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The White Shadow (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The White Shadow is an American drama television series that ran on the CBS network from November 27 1978, to March 16 1981.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, gloomy
Plot: basketball, high school, ambition, sport, society, youth, rebellion, power relations, domestic violence, latinos, dedicated educator, hardcase students ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 458
Unscripted (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Unscripted is the on going tales of three out of work actors navigating the rough terrain of Los Angeles. In a land where the universal word for actors is "No", Unscripted takes a look at these three kind souls just trying to survive. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, media, aspiring actor, casting, audition, hollywood, satire, artists and showbiz, media satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Ping Pong Summer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1985 a summer vacation in Ocean City, Md., changes the life of a shy white teen who's obsessed with table tennis and hip-hop music.
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, light, offbeat ...
Plot: coming of age, friends, contests and competitions, rivalry, vacation, youth, friendship, ping pong, sport, society, misfit, teenager
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.4
 7K
Shrill (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Annie is a fat young woman who wants to change her life — but not her body. Annie is trying to start her career while juggling bad boyfriends, a sick parent, and a perfectionist boss.
Style: motivational, ironic, psychological, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: overweight woman, self acceptance, overweight, female protagonist, lifestyle change, blog, female journalist, changing lives, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, fame, coping, popularity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: humorous, semi serious, retro, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: weed, nerd, teenage life, high school, friendship, social misfits, social relations, teacher, slacker, cheerleader, suburbs, teacher student relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981, year 1980
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.3
 18K
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: open marriage, marriage, housewife, crumbling marriage, jealousy, extramarital affair, women, male female relationship, female protagonist, strong female lead, adultery, family in crisis ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, 60s, 1940s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.4
 753
Perfect Life (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After getting dumped by her long-term boyfriend and pregnant by a one-night stand, María’s meticulous life plan begins to slip into disarray – but her sister Esther and best friend Cristina are determined to see her through.
Style: captivating
Plot: sexually dissatisfied wife, female protagonist, female friendship, extramarital affair, lesbian, female sexuality, crisis, male female relationship, life, escapades, relationships, impotent husband ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.0
 41K
Roseanne (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A working-class family struggles to get by on a limited income in the fictional town of Lanford, Illinois.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: working class, family, family relations, family life, suburbs, overweight, indoor, family values, loud, couples, strong female presence, white trash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 21st century ...
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, best friends, lifestyle, singleness, parents and children, friendship, infidelity, old woman, mother daughter relationship, storytelling ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, miami, usa, atlanta georgia, minnesota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Shawn Michaels Story: Heartbreak and Triumph (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: wrestler, wrestling, professional wrestling, world wrestling entertainment, professional sports, fight, show, sport, athlete's life, wrestling ring, life, world wrestling federation
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.8
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Ted Lasso (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ted Lasso, an American football coach, moves to England when he’s hired to manage a soccer team—despite having no experience. With cynical players and a doubtful town, will he get them to see the Ted Lasso Way?
Style: funny, humorous, sincere, feel good, captivating
Plot: soccer, soccer coach, football player, football team, american abroad, fish out of water, profanity, professional athlete, soccer match, american in england, football, career change ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Recipe for Life (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Przepis na życie is a Polish Comedy drama television series produced by Akson Studio for the TVN network. The series was created and written by Polish actress Agnieszka Pilaszewska. The main character is a middle-aged woman whose life changes when ...
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, humorous, funny
Plot: cooking and food, family relations, relationship problems, marooned, changing lives, marital problem, humour, cooking, relationships, family problems, lifestyle change
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 5K
Black Monday (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 582 min.
TV show
Story: Taking viewers back to October 19, 1987 – aka Black Monday, the worst stock market crash in Wall Street history – this is the story of how a group of outsiders took on the blue-blood, old-boys club of Wall Street and ended up crashing the ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, disturbing, cynical, funny ...
Plot: wall street, stock market crash, stock exchange, financial crisis, money, direction and purpose, lack of money, party, against the odds, misfit, cocaine, stock broker ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: family drama, feminism, single mother, depression, latin, parents and children, eccentric family, living together, family, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sweet Savage Family (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: In a comedic blend of mayhem and domesticity, Yoon Tae Soo takes up not one, but two high-stakes roles: head of the house and gangster kingpin. As the hardworking breadwinner of his family, Tae Soo may seem like just another loving father who’s ...
Style: funny, entertaining, captivating
Plot: gangsta grip, family relations, male female relationship, family, relationships, dual role, direction and purpose, couple relations, gangsters, gang, double life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.8
 13K
Better Things (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sam Fox is a single, working actor with no filter trying to raise her three daughters – Max, Frankie and Duke – in Los Angeles. She is mom, dad, referee and the cops.
Style: light, sincere, humorous, touching, uplifting ...
Plot: single mother, parent child relationship, female protagonist, single parent, mother daughter relationship, family relations, family values, family life, motherhood, mischievous children, parents and children, movie actress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Adult Material (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 198 min.
TV show
Story: Adult drama that delves inside the porn industry from the perspective of poster girl Jolene Dollar, who juggles her on-set persona with motherhood and home life.
Style: romantic, humorous, entertaining, light, funny ...
Plot: porn industry, porn actress, life, erotic fantasy, adult filmmaking, sexual activity, changing lives, sexuality, sexy woman, social issues, love and romance, sexual fantasy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
American Wrestler: The Wizard (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1980, a teenage boy escapes the unrest in Iran only to face more hostility in America, due to the hostage crisis. Determined to fit in, he joins the school's floundering wrestling team.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: wrestler, wrestling, hostility, teenage boy, school bully, high school, new student, uncle nephew relationship, training, teenage life, sport, high school life ...
Time: 80s
Place: iran, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Can You Hear Me? (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three friends in a low-income neighborhood find humor and hope in their lives as they grapple with bad boyfriends and their dysfunctional families.
Style: psychological, captivating, humorous
Plot: female friendship, female protagonist, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, friends, friendship, teenage girl, teenager, unrequited love, girlfriend, teenage protagonist, social problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%