Movies and TV shows like Surviving Jack

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Surviving Jack (2014)
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Surviving Jack (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A boy becomes a man, and a man becomes a father, in a time before coming of age was something you could Google.
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic
Plot: parenthood, youth, family relations, parents and children, family values, marriage, adulthood, antisocial behavior, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle change, manhood, relatives, coming of age, immature, responsibility, ex military, veteran, adolescence, unconventional method, family, boy
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and not serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, family life, youth, family, siblings relations and couples mostly in Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Surviving Jack: The Middle (2009), The Goldbergs (2013), Raising Hope (2010), Guys with Kids (2012), Up All Night (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Middle (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, family values, everyday life, family life, family, adolescence, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, childhood, marriage, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
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The Goldbergs (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Before there were parenting blogs, trophies for showing up, and peanut allergies, there was a simpler time called the '80s. For geeky 11-year old Adam these were his wonder years and he faced them armed with a video camera to capture all the ...
Style: retro, sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, family relations, childhood, parents and children, teenage life, overbearing parent, family values, three generations, brother sister relationship, jewish, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, philadelphia
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Raising Hope (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: James "Jimmy" Chance is a clueless 24-year-old who impregnates a serial killer during a one-night-stand. Earning custody of his daughter after the mother is sentenced to death, Jimmy relies on his oddball but well-intentioned family for ...
Style: not serious, sitcom, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: babies and infants, family life, living with parents, eccentric family, youth, disorder, responsibility, parents and children, immature, parenthood, lifestyle change, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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
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52%
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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
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47%
Fresh Off the Boat (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A '90s-set single-camera comedy about a hip-hop-loving Asian kid growing up in suburban Orlando, being raised by an immigrant father obsessed with all things American and an immigrant mother often bewildered by white culture.
Style: mumblecore, not serious, humorous, sitcom, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: immigrants, family relations, asian american, restaurant, parents and children, family life, suburbs, youth, society, school, brother brother relationship, middle school ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, orlando florida
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Big Time in Hollywood, Fl (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follows two delusional brothers, who are self-proclaimed filmmakers, as they are kicked out of their parent's house and end up on an epic cinematic journey.
Style: humorous, realistic, sitcom, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, goofy hero, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, disorder, siblings relations, parents and children, sibling relationship, filmmaker, lie, brother brother relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are We There Yet? opens where the popular film of the same name left off, with Nick and Suzanne newly married. After six months, their family is beginning to show growing pains, from the complexities of life as newlyweds to weathering the storm of ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: blended family, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, ex athlete, newlyweds, family life, black family, youth, family, couples
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: silly humor, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, family life, couples, family, wife, stand up comedian, comedian, stand-up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Gimme a Break! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons, October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief and his three daughters.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: single father, family problems, parents and children, youth, suburbs, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, death in the family, family business, family life, teenage life, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, parents and children, youth, siblings relations, teenage life, family life, living with parents, family relations, social relations, indoor, coming of age, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Trophy Wife (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The third time's the charm, they say, and reformed party girl Kate is hoping that's true when she becomes the third wife of a slightly older man, Pete. They fell into each others' arms (literally) at a karaoke bar, and flash forward a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, fish out of water, family relations, overbearing parent, youth, mischievous children, couple relations, disorder, family, blonde, blended family, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Meet the Browns (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, sentimental, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: family relations, family gatherings, aging, family life, parents and children, couples, siblings relations, social relations, elderly, eccentric family, golden years, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The McCarthys (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A multi-camera comedy about a close-knit, sports-crazed Boston family whose somewhat athletically challenged son, Ronny, is chosen by his father to be his assistant high school basketball coach, much to the surprise of his more qualified siblings. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: eccentric family, family life, parents and children, family, gays and lesbians, family relations, basketball coach, gay son
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about two young couples and their outrageously contrasting views on parenting. Greg and Kim Warner struggle on a daily basis to become perfect at the job. Kim is a neurotic, stay-at-home mother, and although her husband, Greg, is a success ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, entertaining ...
Plot: family life, couples, housewife, parents and children, parenting, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, irresponsible, family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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2point4 Children (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: 2point4 children is a 1990s British sitcom that was created and written by Andrew Marshall. It follows the lives of the Porter family; an average family that is persistently faced with surreal situations and sheer bad luck. The show was originally ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, siblings relations, family life, couple relations, parents and children, couples, family, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, british humour, parenthood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Young Drunk Punk (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Ian McKay and his best friend Shinky are two young punks searching for their great destinies in the back alleys of Calgary Alberta, circa 1980. Together, these friends will face down cowboys and oilmen, hockey goons and movie snobs, odd-jobbers and ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom, offbeat ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, rebellion, friends, family relations, rebelliousness, parents and children, family life, eccentric family, misfit, youth, society, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
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The Parkers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: college, college dropout, social relations, friends, couples, campus, college graduate, strong female presence, feminism, parents and children, college life, student life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Quintuplets (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Quintuplets is a quirky ensemble comedy about the trials and tribulations of two parents raising 15-year-old quintuplets in a three-bedroom home.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, cheerleader, family values, lifestyle, eccentric family, teenage life, family life, youth, parents and children, favoritism among siblings, housewife, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, black family, teenage life, culture clash, hip hop, fish out of water, african american, siblings relations, social differences, eccentric family, verbal byplay, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
What's Happening!! (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: What's Happening!! is an American television sitcom that aired on ABC from August 5, 1976 to April 28, 1979. The show premiered as a summer series. With good ratings and reviews, and after the failure of several other shows on the network, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, disorder, friends, teenage life, buddies, youth, nothing goes right, single parent, partners, male friendship, working class ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Grounded for Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Right out of high school, Sean Finnerty got his girlfriend Claudia pregnant. Now she’s his wife, and at just 32, he’s somehow found himself with 14-year-old daughter Lily, two little boys, and a constant struggle between his need to be ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family, overbearing parent, everyday life, family relations, family values, parents and children, eccentric family, siblings relations, family life, teenage life, society, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 90s, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
How to Live with Your Parents (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: single mother, parents and children, family life, starting over, single parent, hopes, family relations, eccentric family, living with parents, family, silly humor, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Everybody Loves Raymond is an American television sitcom starring Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Doris Roberts, and Peter Boyle. It originally ran on CBS from September 13, 1996, to May 16, 2005. Many of the situations from the show are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: overbearing parent, parents and children, in-laws, family values, family life, eccentric family, siblings relations, couple relations, marital problem, family tradition, brother brother relationship, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
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33%
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%
The Goodwin Games (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Goodwin siblings return home after their father's death, and unexpectedly find themselves poised to inherit a vast fortune – if they adhere to their late father's wishes. Where there's a will, there's a way. And when that ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom
Plot: inheritance, siblings relations, contests and competitions, heir, heir heiress, family values, sibling rivalry, reconciliation, family relations, rivalry, ambition, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Pramface (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Pramface is a BBC Three television comedy series starring Scarlett Alice Johnson, Sean Michael Verey, Ben Crompton, Bronagh Gallagher, Anna Chancellor and Angus Deayton. Written by Chris Reddy and produced by BBC/Little Comet, the six-part first ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage pregnancy, parenthood, pregnancy, childbirth, casual sex, child birth, teenage life, immature, lifestyle change, irresponsible, party, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Parents (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Life of a family of five: father, mother and their three boys.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: youth, family life, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, couple relations, teenage love, coming of age, family, rivalry, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Growing Up Fisher (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It's not every family that's brought closer together by divorce, but then again, the Fishers are anything but typical.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Plot: family values, disability, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, self discovery, family relations, supportive parent, silly humor, divorce, blind character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Welcome to the Family (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to the Family is an American television series that aired on NBC from October 3, to October 17, 2013 on Thursdays at 8:30 p.m. Eastern/7:30 p.m. Central, after Parks and Recreation. On May 10, 2013, the network placed a series order for the ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: family life, eccentric family, pregnancy, teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, life turned upside down, society, disorder, teenage life, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%