Movies and TV shows like The Mind of the Married Man

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The Mind of the Married Man (2001)
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The Mind of the Married Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mind of the Married Man is a television series that ran on the HBO network for two seasons consisting of twenty episodes between September 2001 and November 2002. The story attempts to focus on the challenges of modern-day married life from a male perspective. The show drew mixed reviews from critics, but was popular with a loyal audience. After creator/star Mike Binder went on to find success with the 2005 theatrical film The Upside of Anger there was talk of bringing back a third season which Binder had already written. The third season never materialized and as yet only the first season has been released on DVD. The theme song was the title song of the musical I Love My Wife, written by Cy Coleman and Michael Stewart.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom, sexual, clever, sexy, talky
Plot: fall in love, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, introspection, up and down relationship, friendship, midlife crisis, couples, coping, sexual relations, gender, family relations, family life, friends, manhood, couple relations, mistress, love and romance, temptation, lust, urban, buddies, promiscuity, workplace, columnist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois

Most similar movies to The Mind of the Married Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about friends, couples, lifestyle, couple relations, love and romance, friendship and family relations mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Mind of the Married Man: Traffic Light (2011), Romantically Challenged (2010), New Girl (2011), Fourplay (2001), The Sex Monster (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Traffic Light (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Traffic Light is an American comedy television series that ran on Fox from February 8, 2011 to May 31, 2011. It is based on the Israeli TV show Ramzor, and was adapted to an American audience by Bob Fisher. The series aired Tuesdays at 9:30 pm ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, up and down relationship, friendship, love and romance, supportive friend, couple relations, buddies, thirtysomething life, singleness, friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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95%
Romantically Challenged (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sitcom
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, buddies, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, lifestyle, manhood, romance, couples, wannabe, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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77%
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New Girl (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jessica Day is an offbeat and adorable girl in her late 20s who, after a bad breakup, moves in with three single guys. Goofy, positive, vulnerable and honest to a fault, Jess has faith in people, even when she shouldn't. Although she's ...
Style: feel good, buddy comedy, light, talky, humorous ...
Plot: friends, roommate, group of friends, ex couple relations, couple relations, love and romance, optimism, young people, couples, lifestyle, singleness, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 672
Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, clever, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friends, love and romance, romance, fall in love, couple relations, looking for love, actor's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love triangle, friendship ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sex Monster (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A neurotic L.A. building contractor (Mike Binder in his best Woody Allen imitation) pushes his wife (Mariel Hemingway) into entering into a three way sexual relationship. Unfortunately for him, his wife gets more out of it than he does and becomes a ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, love affair, battle of the sexes, romance, lifestyle, gender, gays and lesbians, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Exes & Ohs (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Exes & Ohs is an American and Canadian cable TV series that was launched on Logo on October 8, 2007, and Showcase in Canada. The show centres around the dating life of Jennifer, a lesbian documentary filmmaker with a vivid fantasy life and a ...
Style: touching, humorous, witty, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, friends, couples, couple relations, gender, lifestyle, romance, best friends, love and romance, family relations, looking for love, sexual identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, buddies, couples, friends, couple relations, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, thirtysomething life, african american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Manhattan Love Story (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The unfiltered internal monologues of a young man and a young woman are exposed as they begin a new relationship together.
Style: humorous, sitcom, witty, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: couple relations, battle of the sexes, looking for love, love and romance, couples, dating, society, family relations, friendship, rivalry, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Revolving around a group of twentysomething singles as they navigate the difficult, sometimes rewarding, often confusing world of dating. Loyal and devoted to one another, these friends are never too busy to help a member of the group who might be ...
Style: not serious, sexy, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: sexual tension, group of friends, friendship, couples, womanizer, looking for sex, love and romance, lifestyle, best friends, casual sex, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Designing Women (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Designing Women is an American television sitcom that centered on the working and personal lives of four Southern women and one man in an interior design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It aired on the CBS television network from September 29, 1986 until ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, looking for love, feminism, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life, workplace situations, boss and employee, workplace, single parent, interior design, strong female presence, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie is a television sitcom created by, and starring, Freddie Prinze, Jr. that aired from October 5, 2005 to April 12, 2006. Freddie is inspired by Prinze Jr.'s real life, growing up in a house filled with women. His lifelong friend, Conrad ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: chef, eccentric family, friends, family relations, buddies, best friends, lifestyle, family, restaurant, cooking and food, family life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, high school, lifestyle, workplace situations, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace, teachers and students, high school teacher, power relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: gender, couple relations, family relations, family life, friends, couples, eccentric family, best friends, gays and lesbians, gay parent, best friend, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Manchild (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stockbroker Terry, art expert Patrick, orthodontist James and decking supremo Gary have been friends since their schooldays. Now, having all reached the age of 50, they are intent on reliving the freedom of their youth, buying hip new clothes and ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: midlife crisis, workplace romance, lifestyle, friendship, introspection, boss and employee, looking for love, family relations, best friends, buddies, workplace, reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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All of Us (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: All of Us is an American sitcom that premiered on the now-defunct UPN network in the United States on September 16, 2003, where it aired for its first three seasons. On October 1, 2006, the show moved to The CW, a new network formed by the merger of ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, divorce, reporter, family life, parents and children, buddies, couple relations, couples, friends, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Really (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A funny, honest, behind-the-curtain look at the psychological and emotional complexities of marriage and the charged dynamics of a tight-knit group of friends grasping on to what's left of their youth.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, sitcom, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, couples, couple relations, addiction, racism, society, suburban life, marriage, suburbs, friends, thirtysomething life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 12K
Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Becker is a dedicated, outspoken and talented doctor with a gruff exterior. While he tends to offend those who try to get close to him, he is extremely dedicated to his medical practice in the Bronx, N.Y., where he always goes the extra mile to help ...
Style: sitcom, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: diner, doctor, love and romance, workplace, battle of the sexes, antisocial behavior, everyday life, up and down relationship, nagging and grouching, blind character, dedication, friends ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Let's Stay Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Let's Stay Together is an American romantic comedy television series created by Jacque Edmonds Cofer. It premiered on BET on January 11, 2011. The title of the series refers to the Al Green landmark 1972 song of the same name. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, couples, friends, family relations, city life, society, siblings relations, love and romance, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps is a British comedy television series sitcom that ran from 26 February 2001 to 24 May 2011 and starring Sheridan Smith, Will Mellor, Ralf Little, Natalie Casey, Kathryn Drysdale and Luke Gell. Created and ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, up and down relationship, looking for love, friends, couples, couple relations, looking for sex, buddies, group of friends, sexual tension, sexual humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, starting over, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, family life, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, family business, eccentric family, siblings relations, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Girlfriends (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN's successor network, The CW, before being cancelled in 2008. The final episode aired on February 11, 2008. When Girlfriends returned ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: eligible bachelor, friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, female friendship, best friends, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, up and down relationship, friends, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Kate & Allie (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kate & Allie is an American television situation comedy which ran from March 19, 1984, to May 22, 1989. Kate & Allie first aired on CBS as a midseason replacement series and only six episodes were initially commissioned, but the favorable ...
Style: sitcom, touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, single parent, single mother, female friendship, couples, thirtysomething life, friends, city life, feminism, teenage life, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
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Whitney (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, couples, love and romance, couple relations, romance, verbal byplay, twentysomething life, strong female presence, actor, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents separation, ex couple relations, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, single parent, singleness, parents and children, owner, thirtysomething life, couples, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.5
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Love Bites (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Love Bites is an American television series originally planned for the 2010–11 television season on the NBC network that eventually aired as a summer replacement series. It premiered in its regular Thursday night time slot at 10:00 pm Eastern/9:00 ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, lifestyle, sexuality, sexual activity, couple relations, looking for love, sexual exploration, casual sex, love and romance, singleness, twentysomething life, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Friends with Better Lives (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about six friends at different stages in their lives – married, divorced, newly engaged and single – who are outwardly happy, but secretly questioning if their friends have it better. Andi and Bobby are happily married with two kids but ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, buddies, romance, group of friends, model, thirtysomething life, best friends, friends, friend
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Calvin Palmer is the owner of a barbershop on the Southside of Chicago. Reluctantly inheriting the neighborhood establishment and popular hangout from his father, he juggles his responsibilities to his clients, his family, and his community as a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: barbershop, workplace, family business, hairdresser, buddies, misfit, society, workplace situations, family relations, power relations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
For Better or Worse (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the the ups-and-downs of Angela Williams, the owner of a successful beauty salon, and her husband of 13 years, Marcus, a former professional football player who has recently partnered with Richard Ellington and Joseph Jetson on a new sports ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, love and romance, verbal byplay, couples, friends, couple relations, marriage, profanity, silly humor, thirtysomething life, african american protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sensitive Skin (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Davina and her husband Al try to revamp their lives as they struggle with the uncertainties of middle age.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom, witty
Plot: midlife crisis, family relations, self discovery, dark humor, couples, couple relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, siblings relations, friends, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Guys with Kids (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three 30-something dads try to hold on to their youth as they face the responsibilities of having kids. Thankfully, Gary, Chris and Nick have each other to help navigate the highs and lows of fatherhood - while still trying desperately to remain ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: fatherhood, parents and children, adulthood, grownups, babies and infants, manhood, buddies, thirtysomething life, family relations, man child, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%