Movies and TV shows like American Woman

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American Woman (2018)
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American Woman (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: This 1970s period dramedy inspired by the real life Kyle Richards and set amid the sexual revolution and the rise of second-wave feminism follows Bonnie, an unconventional mother struggling to raise her two daughters after leaving her husband. With the help of her two best friends, Kathleen and Diana, these three women will each discover their own brand of independence in a world reluctant to give it.
Style: inspirational, humorous, uplifting, ironic, topical humor
Plot: single mother, feminism, sexual revolution, changing lives, housewife, crumbling marriage, child care, family
Time: 70s
Place: usa

Most similar movies to American Woman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and not serious films and TV series with plots about sitcom, family relations, family, parents and children, couples, single mother and family life mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like American Woman: How to Live with Your Parents (2013), Life in Pieces (2015), One Day at a Time (1975), American Housewife (2016), Malibu Country (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How to Live with Your Parents (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: sitcom, single mother, family life, eccentric family, starting over, single parent, family relations, hopes, parents and children, living with parents, family, stepfather ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
Life in Pieces (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Comedy about one big happy family and their sometimes awkward, often hilarious and ultimately beautiful milestone moments as told by its various members. Of the three siblings, middle child Matt may have just found his true love, his co-worker, ...
Style: light, humorous, feel good, funny, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, dialogue, friendship, multiple storylines, youth, siblings relations, lifestyle, family problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: realistic, touching, sexual, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, single mother, feminism, gender, siblings relations, love and romance, parents and children, suburban life, lifestyle, starting over, single parent, workplace ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
American Housewife (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A family comedy narrated by Katie, a strong-willed mother, raising her flawed family in a wealthy town filled with perfect wives and their perfect offspring.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, entertaining, sweet
Plot: family, sitcom, woman, optimism, housewife, province, society, marriage, mother daughter relationship, mother son relationship
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Malibu Country (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Her life reads like a country music tune: her husband cheated on her and spent all of their money, and after she gets mad, she's going to get even.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, comeback, country, lifestyle, materialism, starting over, artists and showbiz, parents and children, hopes, musician's life, family relations, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda Lavin in the title role, a widow who moves with her ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, single mother, friends, hopes, family relations, best friends, single parent, friendship, starting over, parents and children, workplace situations ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: sitcom, irresponsible, housewife, family life, couples, siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, in-laws, couple relations, family, parenting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Quintuplets (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, cheerleader, twins, high school hunk, parents and children, favoritism among siblings, housewife, youth, siblings relations, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Ben and Kate (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ben and Kate are a pair of odd-couple siblings - one, a responsible single mom; the other, an exuberant dreamer - who reunite to help raise Kate's daughter.
Style: realistic, not serious, sentimental, humorous
Plot: nanny, family relations, sitcom, single mother, single parent, siblings relations, lifestyle, sibling relationship, interracial friendship, mother daughter relationship, uncle niece relationship, goodhearted ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Marlon (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A loving (but immature) father is committed to co-parenting his two kids with his very-together ex-wife. While his misguided fatherly advice, unstoppable larger-than-life personality and unpredictable Internet superstardom might get in the way ...
Style: humorous, light, witty, mumblecore, situational comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: family, african american, sitcom, family relations, youth, dialogue, lifestyle, rap, marriage, black family, man child, ex husband ex wife relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Maude (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, liberal, feminism, female protagonist, family life, suburbs, couples, civil rights, society, abortion, social relations, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Kate & Allie (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: sitcom, single parent, friendship, single mother, female friendship, singleness, thirtysomething life, family relations, best friends, battle of the sexes, feminism, urban ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Designing Women (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: realistic, sexy, feel good, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, friendship, feminism, interior design, single parent, friends, workplace situations, boss and employee, love and romance, family relations, workplace, fashion ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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9JKL (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A time in Mark Feuerstein's adult life when he lived in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his parents' apartment, 9J; and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby's apartment, 9L and his attempts to set ...
Style: situational comedy, light, humorous, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, family, family relations, friends, dating, flirting, youth, lifestyle, bar, family problems, dysfunctional family
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
One Day at a Time (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In a reimagining of the TV classic, a newly single Latina mother raises her teen daughter and tween son with the "help" of her old-school mom.
Plot: veteran, single mother, sitcom, feminism, latinx lead, ex soldier, depression, family drama, grandmother, coming out, gay teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Raising Dad (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, single parent, youth, coming of age, high school life, teenage life, family life, parents and children, family relations, social relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Bent (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bent is an American romantic comedy television series that ran on NBC from March 21 to April 4, 2012. The series was created by Tad Quill and stars Amanda Peet as a recently divorced lawyer and David Walton as the irresponsible general contractor ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family relations, parents and children, living with parents, surfing, single parent, opposites attract, hopes, romance, love and romance, couples, starting over, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, bar, single mother, parents and children, love and romance, friends, supportive coworker, family relations, family business, career change, rivalry, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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227 (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 227 is an American situation comedy that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, until May 6, 1990. The series stars Marla Gibbs as a sharp-tongued, inner-city resident gossip and housewife, Mary Jenkins. It was produced by Embassy ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, apartment, neighbor, lifestyle, society, friendship, love and romance, family relations, friends, family, social relations, workplace ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Tucker (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tucker is a television family comedy series that aired on NBC from October 2, 2000 to March 27, 2001.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: teenager, youth, teenage life, child care, family, divorce, skateboarding, teenage boy, sister sister relationship, date, arcade, sickness ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: sitcom, couples, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, family, stand-up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Jack and Triumph Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series will feature Jack McBrayer playing a version of himself who was the child star of a Lassie-like series and Triumph, the dog who went into the world of decadence and took Jack with him. 15 years later, Jack managed to put his life together ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous, topical humor
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, showbiz, disorder, political satire
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Back in the Game (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Terry Gannon Jr. was an All Star softball player until life threw her a couple curve balls: a baby, a lost college scholarship and a loser for a husband. After striking out on her own, Terry and her son Danny move in with her estranged father, Terry ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental
Plot: baseball, sport, living with parents, single mother, social misfits, parents and children, contests and competitions, single parent, youth, misfit, ambition, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: social differences, couples, family life, disorder, eccentric family, sitcom, culture clash, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, family, in-laws ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Private Benjamin (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Private Benjamin is an American sitcom based on the movie of the same name. The show aired on CBS from April 6, 1981, to January 10, 1983. Eileen Brennan, who reprised her role from the film, won an Emmy and Golden Globe Award for her work on the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, military, military life, nato, fish out of water, boot camp, soldier, self discovery, comedy of errors, officers and cadets, superior officer, feminism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, eccentric family, friends, lifestyle, buddies, best friends, family relations, restaurant, family, chef, family life, cooking and food
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Tattletales (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tattletales is an American game show which first aired on the CBS daytime schedule on February 18, 1974. It was hosted by Bert Convy, with several announcers, including Jack Clark, Gene Wood, Johnny Olson and John Harlan, providing the voiceover at ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: quiz, celebrity guests, couples, love and romance, contests and competitions, couple relations, luck, studio, disagreement, game show, engaged couple, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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¡Rob! (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rob is an American comedy television series that premiered on CBS on January 12, 2012, at 8:30 pm as a midseason replacement for Rules of Engagement, and ended on March 1, 2012. The series stars Rob Schneider alongside Cheech Marin, Claudia Bassols, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, culture clash, newlyweds, couple relations, meet the parents, family relations, eccentric family, disorder, couples, society, family, mexican american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Cybill (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring, Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill Sheridan, a twice-divorced single mother of two and ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, friendship, best friends, actor's life, feminism, gender, family life, parents and children, friends, artists and showbiz, family relations, single mother ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Romantically Challenged (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: singleness, love and romance, thirtysomething life, friends, romance, couple relations, friendship, single parent, family relations, siblings relations, manhood, wannabe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%