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, couples, parents and children, single mother and single parent mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like American Woman: One Day at a Time (1975), How to Live with Your Parents (2013), Life in Pieces (2015), Alice (1976), Malibu Country (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, single mother, best friends, suburbs, single parent, feminism, parents and children, siblings relations, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, family business, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single mother, single parent, parents and children, living with parents, family, eccentric family, family relations, starting over, family life, hopes, stepfather ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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, feel good, humorous, funny, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, dialogue, multiple storylines, friendship, youth, lifestyle, siblings relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family problems
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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83%
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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: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single mother, workplace, single parent, workplace situations, restaurant, family relations, friends, best friends, starting over, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, country, starting over, parents and children, aspiring singer, family, single mother, country music, family relations, musician's life, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: feel good, funny, humorous, sweet, entertaining
Plot: sitcom, family, woman, optimism, housewife, society, province, marriage, mother daughter relationship, mother son relationship
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, twins, cheerleader, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, teenage life, family life, youth, family relations, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, 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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, feminism, female protagonist, liberal, couple relations, social issues, suburbs, suburban life, society, couples, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, family, family life, couples, family relations, siblings relations, in-laws, irresponsible, housewife, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, humorous, sentimental
Plot: nanny, sitcom, single mother, family relations, siblings relations, sibling relationship, single parent, lifestyle, interracial friendship, uncle niece relationship, mother daughter relationship, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, situational comedy, mumblecore
Audience: teens
Plot: family, african american, sitcom, family relations, youth, marriage, rap, lifestyle, dialogue, black family, ex husband ex wife relationship, man child
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: sitcom, single mother, female friendship, single parent, friendship, city life, family life, urban, roommate, best friends, feminism, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, 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: talky, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, feminism, interior design, friendship, battle of the sexes, career woman, looking for love, workplace situations, family relations, social relations, workplace, single parent ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, apartment, neighbor, friendship, family life, middle class, housewife, friends, family, social relations, best friends, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: opposites attract, family relations, romance, bachelor, sitcom, single mother, womanizer, single parent, starting over, parents and children, hopes, love and romance ...
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, touching, realistic
Plot: sitcom, bar, single mother, single parent, couples, family relations, best friends, starting over, love triangle, parents and children, family business, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: sitcom, family, family relations, friends, youth, dating, flirting, bar, lifestyle, family problems, dysfunctional family
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 245
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, parents and children, single father, high school teacher, living with parents, family life, teenage life, family relations, social relations, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: feminism, sitcom, single mother, family drama, latinx lead, depression, ex soldier, veteran, grandmother, coming out, gay teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: baseball, sport, living with parents, single mother, single parent, parents and children, sitcom, family relations, social misfits, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: teenager, teenage life, youth, family, child care, divorce, date, sister sister relationship, teenage boy, neighbor, skateboarding, sickness ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Two of a Kind is an American sitcom that aired on ABC as part of the network's TGIF line-up, starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The show aired from September 25, 1998 to July 9, 1999. The series was produced by Griffard/Adler Productions, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family, twin sister, single parent, single father, twins, sitcom, siblings relations, teenage life, youth, family relations, mischievous children, nanny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, culture clash, eccentric family, marriage, in-laws, family, couple relations, parents and children, social differences, family life, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, family, stand-up comedian, family life, couples, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ 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: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, thirtysomething life, romance, sitcom, single mother, dating, lifestyle, couples, friends, single parent, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, eccentric family, couples, mexican american, family, family relations, couple relations, culture clash, society, disorder, meet the parents, newlyweds
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, friendship, family life, actor's life, single mother, aspiring actor, parents and children, family relations, best friends, feminism, artists and showbiz, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Doris Day Show (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Doris Day Show is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until March 1973, remaining on the air for five seasons and 128 episodes. In addition to showcasing Doris Day, the show is remembered for ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, sitcom, single mother, romance, battle of the sexes, ranch, countryside, journalism, urban, opposites attract, workplace situations, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: sitcom, buddies, eccentric family, family, restaurant, family relations, friends, best friends, family life, cooking and food, lifestyle, chef
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: game show, couple relations, luck, couples, celebrity guests, studio, contests and competitions, love and romance, disagreement, quiz, friendship, married couple ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%