Movies and TV shows like DTLA

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DTLA (2012)
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DTLA (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: DTLA is a gay-themed television series which premiered October 24, 2012. The series was created, and is co-produced and directed by Larry Kennar. It follows a group of friends in Downtown Los Angeles under the slogan: One City, Seven Lives / Old Friends, New Stories. The main seven characters are Lenny, Bryan, Sara Jane, Matthew, Marky, Kai, Stefan.
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, captivating, touching, semi serious
Plot: friendship, sexual relations, couple relations, gender, lgbt, group of friends, gay relationship, love, friends, couples, buddies, gays and lesbians, sexual content, gay, african american, male nudity, gay lead character, friend, gay couple, gay parent, lesbian mother, gay african american, variety, gay interest, gay kiss
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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Most similar movies to DTLA

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about friendship, friends, couples, couple relations, love and romance, best friends and gender mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like DTLA: Eastsiders (2012), Noah's Arc (2005), Looking (2014), The Big Ask (2013), Nasty Baby (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eastsiders (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
TV show
Story: What happens after the world ends? Written and directed by award winning playwright Kit Williamson, "EastSiders" explores the aftermath of infidelity on a gay couple in Silverlake. When Cal (Kit Williamson) finds out Thom (Van Hansis) has ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: gay couple, gay relationship, infidelity, gay, friends, up and down relationship, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, abortion, unwanted pregnancy, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Noah's Arc (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Noah's Arc is an American cable television dramedy. The series, which predominantly features gay black and Latino characters, focused on many socially relevant issues, including same sex dating, same-sex marriage, same-sex parenthood, HIV and ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, sexual ...
Plot: gay, african american, gay african american, friendship, boyfriend, dating, gay couple, lifestyle, everyday life, looking for love, society, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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Looking (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three friends in San Francisco who explore the fun and sometimes overwhelming options available to a new generation of gay men.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic, clever
Plot: gay, gay couple, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, friendship, friendship between men, gay slur, male friendship, direction and purpose, looking for love, everyday life, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, los angeles, usa, oakland california
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77%
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The Big Ask (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Big Ask is a dark comedy about three couples who head to the desert to help their friend heal after the death of his mother. They would do anything for him - except for the one thing he wants.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, desert, moral dilemma, best friends, buddies, couples, bittersweet, death of mother, friends, couple relations, dealing with death, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Nasty Baby (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Nasty Baby centers around a Brooklyn couple, Freddy and his boyfriend Mo, who are trying to have a baby with the help of their best friend, Polly. Freddy is an artist, and his latest work is all about babies – it’s clear he’s dying to be a ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, best friends, couples, couple relations, gender, gay couple, illegal immigrant, society, love and romance, gays and lesbians, interracial couple, brooklyn new york city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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58%
 7.5
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Togetherness (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Four adults nearing 40, living under the same roof, struggle to keep their relationships and their individual dreams alive.
Style: humorous, sitcom, mumblecore, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: relationship vs career, couple relations, ambition, buddies, couples, friendship, hopes, follow your dream, love and romance, family relations, friends, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
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C.A. (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Ten years after hanging their diploma on the wall, four friends who graduated together from a business management school reach a conclusion: while they believed that their academic training would be the corner stone of their lives, that is not the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, semi serious
Plot: friendship, looking for love, lifestyle, friends, promiscuity, thirtysomething life, singleness, couple relations, love, rivalry, society, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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55%
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HAPPYish (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Thom Payne is a 44 year-old man whose world is thrown into disarray when his 25 year-old "wunderkind" boss arrives, saying things like "digital," "social" and "viral." Is he in need of a ...
Style: cynical, humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: midlife crisis, boss and employee, workplace, workplace situations, unfulfillment, self discovery, couples, happiness, love, introspection, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Transparent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An LA family with serious boundary issues have their past and future unravel when a dramatic admission causes everyone's secrets to spill out.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: eccentric family, family secret, life turned upside down, family life, dysfunctional family, parents and children, gender, family problems, disorder, lgbt, secret, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Rebellious Mickey and good-natured Gus navigate the thrills and agonies of modern relationships.
Style: realistic, humorous, sincere, witty, talky ...
Plot: couples, love and romance, couple relations, love, romance, junkie, hollywood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, marriage, friendship, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Funeral Kings (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's always a good day for a funeral at St. Mark's Middle School. Andy and Charlie, two altar servers, don't just get to miss class anytime a parishioner kicks the bucket, they cut out early and play hooky as soon as the service is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: altar boy, profanity, youth, friendship, coming of age, best friends, group of friends, teenage boy, teenage life, drugs/alcohol, friends, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Married is a half hour comedy about being miserably in love. Russ and Lina Bowman can barely remember what life was like before kids, debt, and suburbia rained on their romance -- but every once in a while, in between the arguments about their ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, sitcom ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, couple relations, couples, parents and children, family relations, family life, friendship, love and romance, save the day, sexual relations, battle of the sexes, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follows a best-selling author of a self-help book series who is secretly hiding her separation from her husband as she starts to navigate her life as a single woman in her 40's in Los Angeles. She starts to side with and take advice more from ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: divorce, starting over, friends, self discovery, breakup, singleness, best friends, writer's life, strong female presence, dating, middle aged, artists and showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Confessions of a Womanizer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ritchie is the epitome of everything wrong with modern man: a pompous, foul-mouthed idiot, driven only to get the latest girl of the week Something changes after his first real relationship that includes Ritchie's two favorite things: frequent ...
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Place: usa
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One Big Happy (2015)
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, feel good, light ...
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Place: usa
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Hello Lonesome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lonely since his wife left him and alienated from his daughter, a cantankerous voice-over artist strikes up an unlikely friendship with his regular deliveryman. Many suburbs away, an elderly widow loses her license to drive and turns to her wry ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, psychological ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, couples, buddies, lifestyle, couple relations, friends, slacker, irresponsible, roommate, thirtysomething life, machismo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Outs (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A web series centered around a broken couple, Jack and Mitchell. It depicts the events before, during, and after the break-up. An interesting turn of events follows in this romantic drama portrayed in a non-linear fashion.
Style: realistic, emotional, witty, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: gay, friendship, love and romance, looking for love, best friends, social awkwardness, hookup, lgbt, city life, gender, gay relationship, gay man straight woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Men of a Certain Age (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Men of a Certain Age is an American comedy-drama television series, which premiered on TNT on December 7, 2009. The hour-long program stars Ray Romano, Andre Braugher and Scott Bakula as three best friends in their late forties dealing with the ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: group of friends, midlife crisis, friendship, family life, family relations, parenthood, bonding, divorce, middle aged, marriage, old friend, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Her Story (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Two trans women in Los Angeles have given up on love, when suddenly chance encounters give them hope. Violet is drawn to Allie, a reporter who approaches her for an interview, while career-driven Paige meets James, the first man she’s considered ...
Style: psychological, sexy, humorous, contemplative, unusual plot structure
Plot: relationships, trans woman, lgbt, dating, transsexual, gay romance, couples, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, romance, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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42%
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: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love and romance, friends, couples, verbal byplay, couple relations, marriage, thirtysomething life, silly humor, profanity, african american protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Leave It on the Floor (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Our African-American hero , Brad is bullied by his dysfunctional mom; he flees his home and by chance tumbles down the rabbit-hole into the LA ball scene where he finds a ragtag new famiiy. With music by Beyonce music director, Kim Burse, screenplay ...
Style: humorous, emotional, realistic, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, rivalry, society, nightclub, ambition, nightlife, self discovery, gender, gay relationship, hip hop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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40%
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Expecting (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lizzie's best friend, Andie, becomes pregnant and offers to give the baby to her. Lizzie's husband, Peter, reluctantly goes along with being the child's father, and Andie moves into the guest room for the remainder of the pregnancy.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, friends, best friends, family relations, life turned upside down, friendship, baby, couple relations, woman, adoption, weakness, female director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Marry Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Six years ago, Annie and Jake bonded over their mutual love of nachos and they've been inseparable ever since. Now, after returning from a romantic two-week island vacation, Jake’s all set to pop the question. Before he can ask, though, Annie ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, engagement, marriage engagement, friends, everyday life, family relations, couples, love and romance, thirtysomething life, friendship, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
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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, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, friends, couples, couple relations, best friends, romance, gender, love and romance, lifestyle, family relations, looking for love, sexual identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Single Ladies (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Single Ladies is an American comedy-drama television series on VH1 that debuted on May 30, 2011, as a two-hour television film. Created by Stacy A. Littlejohn and produced by Queen Latifah's Flavor Unit Entertainment, the series chronicles the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, friendship, fashion, couple relations, looking for love, lifestyle, love triangle, society, social differences, friends, mogul, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
What About Brian (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Serial monogamist Brian O'Hara hits his mid-30s and suddenly realizes he's the last bachelor standing in his circle of friends. Not averse to the happily ever after his friends have achieved, Brian wonders whether he'll ever find Mrs. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, group of friends, marriage, looking for love, couples, couple relations, singleness, family life, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, unlikely couple, dating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Grace and Frankie (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Elegant, proper Grace and freewheeling, eccentric Frankie are a pair of frenemies whose lives are turned upside down - and permanently intertwined - when their husbands leave them for each other. Together, they must face starting over in their 70s ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sitcom, light, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: foe turned friend, friendship, couple relations, rivalry, life turned upside down, gender, gay, elderly, family, beach house, divorce, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beaver Falls (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Beaver Falls is a British comedy-drama that follows a trio of Oxford Brookes University graduates who managed to deceitfully get jobs at Beaver Falls, an elitist American summer camp for the beautiful teenage offspring of California's rich and ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camp, summer, coming of age, friendship, youth, social relations, popularity, teasing, camp counselor, fish out of water, summer camp, loss of virginity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
An Ordinary Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: AN ORDINARY FAMILY is a humorous drama about one family, two brothers and a really big problem. Thomas Biederman is blindsided when his estranged brother, Seth, shows up unannounced to the annual family vacation… with his boyfriend.
Style: humorous, emotional, psychological, captivating, talky ...
Plot: family relations, estrangement, family problems, family gatherings, gender, society, coming out, brother brother relationship, family vacation, brother brother conflict, gay, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%