Movies and TV shows like Jane by Design

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Jane by Design (2012)
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Jane by Design (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Jane by Design is an American comedy-drama television series on ABC Family. The series followed the life of Jane Quimby, a teenager who had to be mistaken for an adult to finally get her fashion dream job and work with a world-famous designer, Gray Chandler Murray. She has to juggle between two secret lives: one in high school, and one in high fashion. The network green-lighted the series in April 2011. The series premiered on January 3, 2012, following Switched at Birth. On February 29, 2012, the series was given an 8-episode back order. It premiered in the summer on June 5, 2012 and ended on July 31, 2012. On August 17, 2012, ABC Family announced that the show was canceled.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: fashion, teenage life, double life, female protagonist, designer, disorder, workplace, popularity, lifestyle, youth, dishonesty, high school life, coworker, workplace problem, teenage girl, workplace situations, boss, high school, working woman, mistaken identity, student, lie, teenager, con artists
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films and TV series with plots about youth, teenage life, high school life, high school, friends, teenager and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Jane by Design: The Intern (2015), True Jackson, VP (2008), The DUFF (2015), Radio Rebel (2012), Lipstick Jungle (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Intern (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.
Style: feel good, inspirational, sweet, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: workplace, mentor, unlikely friendships, workplace situations, elderly, life philosophy, fashion, office, family, intern, prejudice, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, california
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33%
True Jackson, VP (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: True Jackson, VP is an American television sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon from November 8, 2008 to August 20, 2011. The series starred Keke Palmer, Ashley Argota, Matt Shively, Danielle Bisutti, Greg Proops, Robbie Amell and Ron Butler. The theme ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sitcom
Audience: family outing
Plot: fashion, friendship, teenager, lifestyle, disorder, teenage life, workplace situations, power relations, overnight success, boss and employee, best friends, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
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The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenager, youth, high school life, teenage life, adolescence, teenagers, popularity, high school student, friends, stereotypes, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 8K
Radio Rebel (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: High school senior Tara is so painfully shy that she dreads speaking to anyone in the hallways or getting called on in class. But in the privacy of her bedroom with her iPod in hand, she rocks out -- doing mock broadcasts for Miami's hottest FM ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: high school life, high school, teenage love, secret identity, youth, teenage life, prom, popularity, first love, teenager, female protagonist, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Lipstick Jungle (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lipstick Jungle is an American comedy-drama television series created by DeAnn Heline and Eileen Heisler for NBC Universal Television Studio. The hour-long series was based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Candace Bushnell, who also ...
Style: talky, sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, friends, ambition, family life, career woman, thirtysomething life, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, best friends, couples, city life, office ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
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67%
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Happyland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Having grown up in a world of manufactured happiness, Lucy, the cynical teenage daughter of a idealistic theme park princess mom, wants to get out and experience something real. When Ian, the new park owner's son, arrives and sweeps her off her ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: fall in love, parents and children, theme park, teenage love, workplace, love and romance, workplace situations, dysfunctional family, teenage life, strong female presence, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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54%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Two worlds collide when Josh, a wealthy young tech entrepreneur, meets Gabi, a feisty young food blogger, looking to be his personal chef. Gabi is desperate for the job and must prove herself, mostly to Josh's aide, who prefers a famous chef ...
Style: feel good, sitcom, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
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 7.4
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Faking It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A romantic comedy about two best friends who love each other -- in slightly different ways. After numerous failed attempts to become popular, the girls are mistakenly outed as lesbians, which launches them to instant celebrity status. Seduced by ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light, disturbing
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: lesbian, high school life, lgbt, lesbian relationship, best friends, popularity, youth, teenage life, friends, female friendship, high school, high school hunk ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Bucket and Skinner are best friends trying to navigate the minefield of high school politics, while surfing everyday and living the California dream.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: touching, entertaining, light, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: feel good, stylized, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fashion, high school, high school life, romance, designer, fall in love, fashion designer, social climbing, rise to the top, youth, lifestyle, fashion model ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.1
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: witty, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Boston Public is an American drama television series created by David E. Kelley and broadcast on Fox. It centered on Winslow High School, a fictional public high school located in Boston, Massachusetts. The show was named for the real public school ...
Style: humorous, sincere, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, teachers and students, teacher student relationship, bully, teacher, everyday life, teenage life, rivalry, youth, society, idealism, social problems ...
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One on One (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ja'mie: Private School Girl is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley. Continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series, the show follows Ja'mie King, who previously appeared in We Can Be ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, teenage girl, high school, silly humor, youth, parody, popularity, social media, school life, swearing, love interest, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Jonas, previously promoted as "J.O.N.A.S.", is a Disney Channel Original Series created by Roger S. H. Schulman and Michael Curtis, starring the Jonas Brothers. The brothers appear as the "Lucas Brothers", the three members of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, teenage life, artists and showbiz, teenage love, lifestyle, high school life, youth, love and romance, music band, musician's life, teenager, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
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Zoey 101 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, sitcom
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school life, teenage life, teenage love, battle of the sexes, boarding school, lifestyle, youth, best friends, teachers and students, friendship, male female relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, witty, humorous
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: popularity, peer pressure, high school, cheerleader, homosexual, step siblings, leadership, youth, misfit, rise to the top, lifestyle, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Liv and Maddie (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of identical twins Liv, a former television star back home in Wisconsin and in the process of adding movie star to her credits, as well as beginning to focus on her music career, and Maddie, an outstanding student and basketball ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: popularity, teenage life, youth, twins, rivalry, high school life, actress, supportive parent, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, twin sister ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 926
My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: My Life as Liz is a mockumentary style American television series that centers on the life of Liz Lee, a misfit high-school senior living in small town Texas. The series debuted on MTV on January 18, 2010. The first season finale aired on March 8, ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, youth, social relations, friendship, high school life, lifestyle, teenage life, best friends, parents and children, power relations, family relations, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, looking for love, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, first love, roommate, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 10K
Picture This (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bookish and unpopular Mandy finds her luck finally changing when Drew, the school hottie, invites her to the year's biggest party. But with being grounded and Drew's ex-girlfriend bent on thwarting her, Mandy may be destined to remain a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, high school life, high school hunk, wooing, high school, teenage life, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, family relations, nightlife, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.5
 13K
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: teens, family outing
Plot: single mother, dentist, family life, teenage life, parents and children, couples, family problems, save the day, youth, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, divorced parents ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, high school, life turned upside down, teenage life, superhuman powers, chase, youth, supernatural power, disorder, imaginary, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Inbetweeners (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A group of teenagers navigating high school and charging into adulthood the way everyone does... by taking one step forward and three steps back.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, lifestyle, friendship between men, male friendship, battle of the sexes, looking for sex, youth, buddies, coming of age, high school student, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.9
 15K
Fresh Meat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of six students about to embark on the most exciting period of their lives so far: university!
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: university, student life, dormitory, teenage life, lifestyle, student, youth, social awkwardness, adolescence vs adulthood, young people, social relations, shyness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 353K
Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, sexy, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick ...
Plot: high school, coming of age, youth, teenage life, teenager, adolescence, loss of virginity, popularity, teenage girl, notoriety, teenage love, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sonny with a Chance (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Sonny with a Chance is an American children's sitcom which aired on Disney Channel, created by Steve Marmel, that follows the experiences of teenager Sonny Munroe, portrayed by Demi Lovato, who becomes the newest accepted cast member of her ...
Style: feel good, sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: teenage life, youth, friendship, artists and showbiz, showbiz, aspiring actor, tv show, new life, teenage girl, celebrity, teenager, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 4K
Privileged (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Megan Smith, a smart and quirky young assistant at a glossy magazine, is fired when her Yale education proves detrimental to getting ahead in the world of tabloid journalism. Her boss takes pity on her and arranges an interview with the wealthy ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high society, tutor, journalist, twins, siblings relations, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, new job, teenage life, looking for love, loss of parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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