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 lifestyle mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Bent: How to Live with Your Parents (2013), Jennifer Falls (2014), One Day at a Time (1975), Better With You (2010), Malibu Country (2012). 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, humorous, not serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
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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, teenage life, family life, starting over, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, eccentric family, best friends, single parent, workplace, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, indiana
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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: realistic, feel good, humorous, not serious, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, lifestyle, family relations, pregnancy, romance, couple relations, siblings relations, sitcom, couples, family life, love affair
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, materialism, lifestyle, comeback, country, family relations, starting over, musician's life, artists and showbiz, parents and children, hopes, family ...
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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: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sitcom, bar, single mother, starting over, rivalry, parents and children, love and romance, love triangle, career change, family business, friends, single parent ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, relationship vs career, parents and children, artists and showbiz, ambition, family life, couples, tv show, family relations, media, family, irish american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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52%
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: disorder, couples, sitcom, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, childhood sweetheart, inheritance, environmentalism, wooing, lifestyle, tribe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
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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: humorous, realistic, touching, witty, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, humorous, not serious
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Whitney (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, couples, couple relations, verbal byplay, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, actor, woman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ 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, realistic, sentimental
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: date night
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Ben and Kate (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, not serious
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: date night
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Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
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Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
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 problems, disorder, eccentric family, nagging and grouching, overbearing, family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, nothing goes right, 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: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: sitcom, suburban life, siblings relations, parents and children, golden years, family gatherings, elderly, family relations, social relations, aging, suburbs, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ 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: realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, friendship, friends, family relations, youth, best friends, sitcom, teenage life, parents and children, bullying, parent child relationship, high school ...
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: sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, looking for love, love and romance, twentysomething life, romance, imaginary, friends, rules and policies, best friends, 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: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, private vs public, family relations, snobbism, parents separation, thirtysomething life, slacker, parents and children, singleness, siblings relations, ex couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ 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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: showbiz, starting over, couples, love and romance, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, romance, dancer's life, opposites attract, workplace, single parent, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Odd Mom Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Acclaimed author Jill Kargman plays a version of herself as she navigates the treacherous and elite ecosystem of New York's Upper East Side, and the uber-wealthy mommy clique inhabiting this fantastically outrageous domain.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: city life, couple relations, misfit, urban, sitcom, best friends, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, friends, fish out of water, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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