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Playing House (2014)
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Playing House (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A single-camera buddy comedy about what happens when two best friends come back together, just when they need each other most. Inspired by the ultra-close friendship between the series' creators and stars, "Playing House" centers on mother to-be Maggie who asks her single and career-driven best friend Emma to return home from her job overseas to attend her baby shower, having no idea what’s truly in store.
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, female friendship, best friends, thirtysomething life, baby, childbirth, child birth, getting home, return home, friendship, friends, strong female presence, best friend, hometown, female protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about friends, lifestyle, best friends, friendship, strong female presence, family relations and couples mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Playing House: Best Friends Forever (2012), Broad City (2014), Are You There, Chelsea? (2012), Super Fun Night (2013), Drifters (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Best Friends Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Best Friends Forever is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from April 4, to June 1, 2012. The series aired during the 2011–2012 NBC primetime season as a mid-season replacement and was created by real-life best friends Lennon ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, friendship, lifestyle, boyfriend, moving, society, rivalry, getting along, friends, twentysomething life, strong female presence, female friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Broad City (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest and mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time.
Style: sitcom, not serious, talky, humorous, buddy comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, female friendship, lifestyle, young people, sexual activity, slacker, everyday life, free spirit, friends, twentysomething life, city life, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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47%
Are You There, Chelsea? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You There, Chelsea? is an American sitcom created by Dottie Zicklin and Julie Ann Larson. It is based on Chelsea Handler's 2008 best-selling book Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea and aired from January 11 to March 28, 2012, on ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, friends, best friends, twentysomething life, alcohol abuse, singleness, strong female presence, roommate, workplace humor, troublemaker, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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47%
Super Fun Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Junior attorney Kimmie Boubier and her two best friends, Helen-Alice and Marika, have had a standing date every Friday night for the last 13 years. They even have a motto for what they call "Friday Night Fun Night": "Always together! ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friends, best friends, lifestyle, workplace situations, siblings relations, misfit, social awkwardness, workplace, family relations, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy series about three young women living in Leeds who've graduated, had a year out, and are now struggling to find a job they're passionate about, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. A sitcom about ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, friends, twentysomething life, best friends, female friendship, roommate, british humour, strong female presence, petty job, young adult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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 ⇓
40%
State of Georgia (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: State of Georgia is an American television situation comedy. It stars Raven-Symoné, Majandra Delfino and Loretta Devine. The half-hour multi-cam comedy series stars Raven-Symoné as Georgia, an aspiring actress with a larger-than-life personality, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, ambition, aspiring actor, city life, geek, female protagonist, best friends, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
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Up All Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, child birth, coping, friends, childbirth, husband wife relationship, parenthood, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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 ⇓
39%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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 ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
19%
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 ⇓
38%
I Hate My Teenage Daughter (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, sitcom
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: single parent, friendship, teenage life, parents and children, parent child relationship, bullying, bully, mother daughter relationship, school, friends, youth, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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36%
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We Are Men (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: We Are Men is about four single guys living in a short-term apartment complex who unexpectedly find camaraderie over their many missteps in love.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, manhood, lifestyle, twentysomething life, singleness, buddies, couples, social relations, silly humor, friendship between men, camaraderie, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Doll & Em (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Doll & Em is a British comedy series starring real-life friends Emily Mortimer (Em) and Dolly Wells (Doll), filmed in the style of a reality TV show. After a breakup, Doll heads to Hollywood to be with her childhood best friend Em, who's ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, visually appealing, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hollywood, friendship, showbiz, ambition, artists and showbiz, best friends, actor's life, british humour, relationship vs career, friends, strong female presence, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Psychodrama (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A collection of hilarious and sometimes heinous moments from the real lives of three girls living in New York trying to make it as actors, or anything, really - as told to their therapist. Yes, they all see the same therapist.
Style: talky, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong female presence, friends, best friends, friendship, city life, twentysomething life, actor's life, artists and showbiz, girl, motivation, communication, therapy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
How to Be a Gentleman (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: How to Be a Gentleman, inspired by the book of the same name, is a comedy about the unlikely friendship between a traditional, refined writer and an unrefined personal trainer. Andrew Carlson (David Hornsby) is an etiquette columnist whose devotion ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, odd couple, newspaper columnist, teaching the ways of the world, power relations, buddies, thirtysomething life, columnist, friends, school
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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
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Off Centre (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Off Centre is an American sitcom that aired on The WB network from October 14, 2001 to October 31, 2002. Created by Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz, and Danny Zuker, the series was heavily promoted as "from the guys who brought you American Pie".
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Plot: lifestyle, youth, buddies, adolescence vs adulthood, womanizer, friendship between men, male friendship, hip hop culture, twentysomething life, urban, indoor, model ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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33%
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2 Broke Girls (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about the unlikely friendship that develops between two very different young women who meet waitressing at a diner in trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and form a bond over one day owning their own successful cupcake business. Only one thing ...
Style: not serious, witty, feel good, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, money raising, friendship, financial problem, ambitious, best friends, workplace situations, friends, lifestyle change, everyday life, diner, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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 ⇓
32%
The Hotwives of Orlando (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A parody of one of the most popular franchises in reality television, “The Hotwives of Orlando,” takes you inside the uber-exclusive and glamorous world of six hot housewives livin’ large in Central Florida's sexiest city, Orlando. The ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, friends, couples, strong female presence, silly humor, parents and children, thirtysomething life, couple relations, friendship, husband wife relationship, female bonding, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Rhoda (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired 109 episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which Harper between the years 1970 and 1974 had played the role ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: protective parent, stewardess, siblings relations, city life, parents and children, couple relations, urban, singleness, family relations, leaving home, college graduate, strong female presence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hot in Cleveland (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three fabulous, eccentric, LA best friends of a certain age have their lives changed forever when their plane unexpectedly lands in Cleveland and they soon rediscover themselves in this new "promised land."
Style: sitcom, witty, not serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: middle aged, shopping, best friends, actor's life, career, lifestyle change, fish out of water, desperation, search, divorced divorcee, marijuana, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dating Rules from My Future Self (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A girl gets romantic advice from herself ten years in the future via text message.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, looking for love, dating, best friends, lifestyle, rules and policies, couples, twentysomething life, friendship, strong female presence, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Dads (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Dads is an American sitcom which premiered on September 17, 2013 and airs Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c on Fox. The series was created by Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, and follows Warner and Eli, two successful video game developers whose lives are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, situational comedy, captivating ...
Plot: friends, parents and children, thirtysomething life, family relations, grownups, life turned upside down, living with parents, politically correct, disorder, lifestyle, video game, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 ⇓
32%
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Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: parents and children, family life, living with parents, family relations, elderly, lifestyle, friendship, golden years
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures (2011)
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: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: high school life, family, teenage life, youth, beach, lifestyle, siblings relations, buddies, disorder, mischievous children, friends, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%