Movies and TV shows like Atlanta

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Atlanta (2016)
 8.6
 35K
Atlanta (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Two cousins, with different views on art versus commerce, on their way up through the Atlanta rap scene; Earnest 'Earn' Marks, an ambitious college dropout and his estranged cousin, who suddenly becomes a star.
Style: satirical, captivating, humorous, cynical, ironic, light
Plot: rapper, cousin cousin relationship, opposites attract, misfit, hip hop culture, brother brother relationship, social satire, starlet, ambition, pop star, poor family, glory, city, music business, teenage daughter, black family
Place: atlanta georgia

Most similar movies to Atlanta

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 friends, family relations, ambition, friendship, lifestyle, buddies and sitcom mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Atlanta: Empire (2015), Patrick Melrose (2018), Baskets (2016), How to Make It in America (2010), Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 34K
Empire (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A powerful family drama about the head of a music empire whose three sons and ex-wife all battle for his throne.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: music, artists and showbiz, musician's life, ambition, sibling rivalry, family relations, workplace, couple relations, showbiz, brother brother relationship, rapper, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Patrick Melrose (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the Patrick Molrose Novels by Edward St. Aubyn
Style: ironic, psychological, captivating, suspense, surreal
Plot: dialogue, drugs/alcohol, father son relationship, misfit, family relations, ambition, destiny, flashback, family problems, drug addiction, violence, society ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 9K
Baskets (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chip Baskets wants to follow his dream of being a French clown—however, reality keeps interfering. Saddled with financial difficulties and facing an impenetrable language barrier, he moves back home to Bakersfield with high hopes. There, he is ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, satirical, ironic ...
Plot: clown, follow your dream, hopes, goofy hero, sitcom, misfit, sibling relationship, sarcasm, rivalry, mother son relationship, family relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
How to Make It in America (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Trying to make a name for themselves in New York's competitive fashion scene, Ben Epstein and his friend and business partner Cam Calderon use their street knowledge and connections to bring their ambitions to fruition. With the help of ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic
Plot: entrepreneur, american dream, buddies, follow your dream, urban, young adult, group of friends, twentysomething life, fashion, city life, ambition, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When a woman is rescued from a doomsday cult and lands in New York City, she must navigate a world she didn’t think even existed anymore.
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, sincere, not serious ...
Plot: fish out of water, sitcom, hopes, misfit, strong female lead, cult, abduction, bunker, nanny, rich woman, song and dance, new job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mozart in the Jungle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: In the tradition of Anthony Bourdain's "Kitchen Confidential" and Gelsey Kirkland's "Dancing on my Grave" comes an insider’s look into the secret world of classical musicians. From her debut recital at Carnegie ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, romantic, sincere ...
Plot: musician's life, classical music, backstage, artists and showbiz, prodigy, sex, drugs/alcohol, urban, performance, hotshot, ego clash, teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.6
 26K
The Ranch (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Being a pro athlete didn't pan out for Colt. Now he's helping his dad and brother keep the ranch afloat, and figuring out how he fits into the family.
Style: situational comedy, humorous, light, entertaining
Plot: ranch, sitcom, parent child relationship, bar, brother brother relationship, female bartender, family, family relations, friendship, love affair, sarcasm, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 1K
The Mayor (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A struggling hip-hop artist runs for mayor to promote his mix-tape and wins.
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, captivating, buddy comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, mayor, friends, politics, rivalry, adventure, youth, ambition, society, plan, disorder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.8
 19K
Vinyl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in 1970s New York, Vinyl is a ride through the sex- and drug-addled music business at the dawn of punk, disco, and hip-hop. The show is seen through the eyes of a record label president, Richie Finestra, who is trying to save his company and his ...
Style: stylized, captivating, realistic, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: showbiz, music, ambition, music business, blackmail, mafia, disco, drugs/alcohol, nervous breakdown, historical character, rock band, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
 792
Love Monkey (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Story: Love Monkey is a television series created by Michael Rauch and based on a book of the same name, by Kyle Smith. It starred Tom Cavanagh as a 30-something, single, record executive who navigated the tumultuous and highly amusing waters of work and ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, clever, sentimental
Plot: dating, buddies, showbiz, music business, thirtysomething life, music, artists and showbiz, workplace, friends, siblings relations, ambition, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, michigan, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.1
 243
Lucky (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lucky is an American dark comedy television series which ran for one season on FX Networks in 2003. The show starred John Corbett as Michael "Lucky" Linkletter, a professional poker player and gambling addict. The series was created by ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: dishonesty, best friends, buddies, mind game, addiction, cons and scams, gambling, ambition, crimes, partners, rivalry, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.3
 48K
Extras (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Andy Millman gave up his day job five years ago in the hope of achieving the big time, but he’s yet to land a speaking part, let alone saunter down the red carpet to pick up an Oscar. He remains optimistic however, as rubbing shoulders with the ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, cynical, light ...
Plot: sitcom, actor's life, workplace, actor, aspiring actor, best friends, celebrity, desire for fame, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, friendship, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.4
 50K
Sex Education (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Inexperienced Otis channels his sex therapist mom when he teams up with rebellious Maeve to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, teen drama
Plot: teenage sex, teenage life, classmates, youth, school, couples, best friends, society, family relations, parents and children, first sex, sex therapist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 17K
Drop Dead Diva (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A shallow model suddenly dies in an accident only to find her soul resurfacing in the body of a brilliant, plus-sized attorney.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: back from the dead, lawyer, human nature, self discovery, law and order, life after death, dishonesty, self control, friendship, coworker relationship, reincarnation, blonde ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Better Things (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sam Fox is a single, working actor with no filter trying to raise her three daughters – Max, Frankie and Duke – in Los Angeles. She is mom, dad, referee and the cops.
Style: light, sincere, humorous, touching
Plot: single mother, parent child relationship, mother daughter relationship, family relations, family problems, family values, mischievous children, actress, social issues, dating, single parent, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 891
Gravity (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Gravity is an American comedy-drama television series created by Jill Franklyn and Eric Schaeffer. It premiered on April 23, 2010 on Starz in the United States. On June 30, 2010, Starz reported that Gravity had been canceled.
Style: dark humor, offbeat, semi serious, tragicomedy, realistic ...
Plot: support group, suicide, social misfits, city life, mental disorders, hopes, urban, misfit, starting over, human nature, friendship, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.4
 23K
House of Lies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Charming, fast talking Marty Kaan and his crack team of management consultants know how to play the corporate game better than anyone, by using every dirty trick in the book to woo powerful CEOs and close huge deals. In the board rooms, barrooms, ...
Style: cynical, clever, realistic, talky, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, coworker relationship, power relations, strong sexual content, workplace, dishonesty, powerful corporation, ambition, ambitious, hotshot hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.5
 151K
Entourage (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent.
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, witty, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, buddies, friendship, womanizer, celebrity, wealth, fame, actor, producer, aspiring actor, male friendship, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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God Friended Me (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A self-proclaimed "pesky atheist" is encouraged to help strangers by someone claiming to be God who friends him on Facebook.
Style: captivating, witty, emotional, touching, light
Plot: god, atheist, good deed, religion, help, social network, family relations, friends, facebook
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 20K
Hung (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Desperate times call for desperate measures and Ray Drecker's situation couldn't be much tougher. The former high school sports legend turned middle-aged high school basketball coach is divorced and struggling to provide for his kids when ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, family life, lifestyle change, lifestyle, family problems, family relations, workplace, social relations, suburbs, financial problem, new job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.3
 162K
Californication (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions.
Style: sexy, dark humor, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Plot: womanizer, lust, sexual relations, writer's life, strong sexual content, addiction, lifestyle, drugs/alcohol, family life, sexual activity, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.5
 4K
Dag (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet Dag, a couple's therapist who holds a 90% divorce rate. His philosophy in life is that people should live alone and he's happy to share that with his patients. Dag leads a quiet life and the only thing he loves more than his solitude ...
Style: cynical, dark humor, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: therapy, marital problem, antisocial behavior, doctors and patients, love and romance, friends, siblings relations, loner, power relations, fall in love, alienation, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Chappelle's Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Chappelle's Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by comedians Dave Chappelle and Neal Brennan, with Chappelle hosting the show as well as starring in various sketches. Chappelle, Brennan and Michele Armour were the ...
Style: dark humor, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: hip hop, racism, guest, comedian, singer, marijuana, musician, african american, interracial relations, society, disorder, music ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 7.0
 3K
Great News (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A New Jersey mom puts her relationship with her daughter to the test when she lands an internship at the same TV station where her daughter works.
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: tv news, sitcom, workplace humor, media satire, workplace situations, ambition, television, uptight character, relationship vs career, power relations, overbearing mother, tv reporter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 978
Roc Live (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Roc is an American comedy-drama television series which ran on Fox from August 1991 to May 1994. The series stars Charles S. Dutton as Baltimore garbage collector Roc Emerson and Ella Joyce as his wife Eleanor.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, politics, family life, working class, social issues, black family, society, collector, network, live broadcast, scavenger, african american
Time: 90s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Personal Taste (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Personal Taste is a 2010 South Korean television series, starring Son Ye-jin and Lee Min-ho. It is adapted from Lee Se-in's 2007 novel of the same name about a furniture designer, Park Kae-in, who lives together with architect Jeon Jin-ho under ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, true love, fall in love, betrayal, wooing, naivete, couples, pretense, overcoming, self esteem, roommate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Corrine Burns retreats far into plans for her band, The Fabulous Stains, after her mother's death.
Style: semi serious, witty, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: punk, punk rock, music band, desire for fame, rock, rising to stardom, music, ambition, artists and showbiz, friends, musician's life, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.6
 23K
Greek (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Casey Cartwright is poised to become the most powerful girl in the Greek system. Rusty, her little brother, is new on campus and he's the geek. But he sees Cyprus-Rhodes University as an opportunity to create a whole new identity.
Style: humorous, sentimental, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, student, college, sorority, fraternity, college life, siblings relations, misfit, youth, social relations, ex couple relations, dating ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Adventures of Pete & Pete (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Adventures of Pete & Pete is an American children's television series produced by Wellsville Pictures and broadcast by Nickelodeon. The show featured humorous and surreal elements in its narrative, and many recurring themes centered on ...
Style: not serious, humorous, surreal, offbeat, witty
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: small town, mischievous children, tunnel, suburbs, parents and children, family, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family, small town life, suburban life, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.3
 35K
Atypical (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sam, an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, takes a funny, yet painful, journey of self-discovery for love and independence and upends his family.
Style: light, emotional, touching, humorous, sincere
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: autism, coming of age, brother sister relationship, teenager, high school, lesbian relationship, terminal illness, social problems, therapist, best friend, penguins, high school athlete ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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