Movies and TV shows like Bent 2012

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Bent (2012)
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Bent (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bent is an American romantic comedy television series that ran on NBC from March 21 to April 4, 2012. The series was created by Tad Quill and stars Amanda Peet as a recently divorced lawyer and David Walton as the irresponsible general contractor hired to remodel her kitchen. Supporting roles are played by Jeffrey Tambor, Margo Harshman, and Joey King. On May 11, 2012, NBC cancelled the sitcom.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: surfing, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, starting over, hopes, couples, opposites attract, single parent, living with parents, romance, womanizer, single mother, sitcom, bachelor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and semi serious films and TV series with plots about sitcom, family relations, parents and children, couples, single parent, family life and love and romance mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Bent: How to Live with Your Parents (2013), Jennifer Falls (2014), Better With You (2010), Malibu Country (2012), Jesse (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How to Live with Your Parents (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Polly is a single mom who has recently divorced. The transition hasn't been easy for her, especially in this economy. So, like a lot of young people living in this new reality, she and her daughter, Natalie, have moved back home with her ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, single mother, family relations, hopes, single parent, starting over, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, family, living with parents, stepfather ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Jennifer Falls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jennifer Doyle who must move back in with her own mom after being let go from her high-powered, six-figure salary job. With her teenage daughter in tow, Jennifer has to face her new life and figure out what the next steps are to rebuild.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: single parent, unemployment, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, youth, homecoming, society, small town, grudge, small town life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, couples, family life, parents and children, family relations, romance, love and romance, siblings relations, couple relations, lifestyle, sitcom, pregnancy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Malibu Country (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Her life reads like a country music tune: her husband cheated on her and spent all of their money, and after she gets mad, she's going to get even.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, comeback, country, materialism, starting over, lifestyle, musician's life, family relations, hopes, artists and showbiz, parents and children, aspiring singer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: sitcom, bar, single mother, family relations, love triangle, rivalry, best friends, couples, parents and children, friends, supportive coworker, starting over ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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Life with Bonnie (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The host of the local morning talk show Morning Chicago creatively balances family commitment—to her husband John, a hard-working family practice doctor, and their three young children— and career obligations.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family relations, artists and showbiz, media, ambition, relationship vs career, parents and children, tv show, couples, family life, family, irish american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Running Wilde (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Running Wilde is an American comedy television series created by Mitchell Hurwitz for the Fox Network. It stars Will Arnett as Steve Wilde, a self-centered, idle bachelor and heir to an oil fortune. The series follows Wilde's awkward attempts ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: social activist, family relations, mogul, self involved, love and romance, parents and children, inheritance, sitcom, environmentalism, opposites attract, single parent, childhood sweetheart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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51%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Day at a Time is an American situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as Ann Romano, a divorced mother who moves to Indianapolis with her two teenage daughters Julie ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sexual
Plot: sitcom, single mother, thirtysomething life, siblings relations, parents and children, singleness, suburban life, family relations, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, family life, couples, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, family, stand-up comedian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Whitney (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Whitney is an American sitcom that ran on NBC from September 22, 2011 to March 27, 2013. The series originally aired in the 9:30 pm /8:30 pm Thursday night timeslot. The show stars Whitney Cummings and is based on her real-life experience and her ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, twentysomething life, couple relations, romance, verbal byplay, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, actor, woman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Significant Mother (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside-down when he returns home from a business trip to find his lothario best friend and roommate, Jimmy, dating his recently separated mother, Lydia. To make matters worse, Nate's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, single parent, life turned upside down, parents and children, unlikely couple, family relations, couple relations, couples, buddies, disorder, sitcom, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Hebburn (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Hebburn is a warm and affectionate tale of north east family life. It tells the tale of the Pearson family and their impetuous and ambitious son, Jack, who has left Tyneside for the bright lights and glamour of Manchester. He has secretly married a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: family relations, couple relations, meet the parents, parents and children, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, sitcom, middle class, secret marriage, husband wife relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Raising Dad is an American television series that aired on the WB from September 2001 until May 2002. The series starred Bob Saget, Kat Dennings, Brie Larson, Riley Smith, Beau Wirick, and Jerry Adler, and was produced by Albion Productions in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, single parent, youth, social relations, teenage life, family life, high school life, coming of age, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Romantically Challenged (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Romantically Challenged is a comedy television series, which ran on ABC from April 19, 2010 to May 17, 2010. It is set in Pittsburgh and created by Ricky Blitt, who is also the show's head writer. The show stars Alyssa Milano. ABC officially ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, buddies, wannabe, fall in love, couples, lifestyle, manhood, single parent, friendship, singleness, love and romance, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
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Rodney (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Ben and Kate (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ben and Kate are a pair of odd-couple siblings - one, a responsible single mom; the other, an exuberant dreamer - who reunite to help raise Kate's daughter.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, sentimental
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One Big Happy (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Best friends Lizzy (gay and a bit type-A) and Luke (straight and more laid back) are like family. When they were kids and both of their parents were getting divorces, they stuck together, and they've been there for each other ever since. Now, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, siblings relations, couples, family life, in-laws, parents and children, irresponsible, housewife, family relations, family, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Back in the Game (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Terry Gannon Jr. was an All Star softball player until life threw her a couple curve balls: a baby, a lost college scholarship and a loser for a husband. After striking out on her own, Terry and her son Danny move in with her estranged father, Terry ...
Style: sentimental, not serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gary Unmarried (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gary Unmarried is an American sitcom created by Ed Yeager, which ran on CBS from September 24, 2008 to March 17, 2010. The series focuses on a recently divorced couple sharing custody of their kids while starting new relationships. The show was ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty
Audience: teens, family outing
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Doris Day Show (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Doris Day Show is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until March 1973, remaining on the air for five seasons and 128 episodes. In addition to showcasing Doris Day, the show is remembered for ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, single mother, sitcom, couples, terminal illness, countryside, friends, love and romance, city life, romance, family relations, workplace situations ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, single mother, family relations, workplace situations, starting over, friendship, best friends, single parent, friends, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Millers (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A divorced reporter, looking forward to the single life, finds his parents' marital problems derail his plans.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: living with parents, sitcom, family relations, overbearing, nagging and grouching, nothing goes right, parents and children, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, disorder, family problems, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Meet the Browns (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns is an American sitcom created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry. The show revolves around a senior family living under one roof in Decatur, Georgia led by patriarch Mr. Brown and his ...
Style: sentimental, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, social relations, suburbs, eccentric family, couples, family life, cliche, aging, elderly, parents and children, siblings relations, family gatherings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
I Hate My Teenage Daughter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: I Hate My Teenage Daughter is an American sitcom that ran on Fox from November 30, 2011 to March 20, 2012. It aired at the 9:30 pm /8:30 pm timeslot after The X Factor. The series stars Jaime Pressly and Katie Finneran. On May 10, 2012, Fox canceled ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, friendship, sitcom, youth, best friends, friends, teenage life, family relations, parents and children, parent child relationship, bullying, bully ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dating Rules from My Future Self (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: A girl gets romantic advice from herself ten years in the future via text message.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, twentysomething life, imaginary, romance, couples, looking for love, best friends, friends, rules and policies, lifestyle, dating
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Single working mom Christine Campbell has just learned that her ex is dating a much younger woman with the same first name. To avoid any confusion, the new girlfriend is dubbed New Christine, which leaves her with the unfortunate nickname Old ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, private vs public, parents separation, ex couple relations, thirtysomething life, snobbism, parents and children, singleness, single parent, friendship, lifestyle, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Goodbye Girl (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Musical dancer on the way out (at 36) Paula McFadden had it swell with actor Tony DeSanti, but instead of taking her to Hollywood he gets a European movie part. He even sublets their (his) New York apartment to Elliot Garfield, who generously lets ...
Style: feel good, sexual, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artists and showbiz, family relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, starting over, showbiz, couples, opposites attract, self discovery, single parent, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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One on One (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One on One is an American sitcom that aired on the now-defunct UPN from September 3, 2001 to May 15, 2006. The series stars Flex Alexander as a single sportscaster, who becomes a full-time dad when his ex-wife decides to accept a job out of the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, touching, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, family relations, parents and children, disorder, single parent, coming of age, basketball, best friends, love and romance, mischievous children, singleness, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, baltimore
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