Movies and TV shows like My Father is Strange

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My Father is Strange (2017)
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My Father is Strange (2017)
Original name: 아버지가 이상해
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 66 min.
TV show
Story: Mi Yeong, Hye Yeong, Ra Yeong, and Joon Yeong are the kids of Yeong Sil and Han Soo. They seem like the average Seoul family, with the typical Seoul problems, but that all changes when Jung Hui, an actor, and former K-Pop idol, ends up in their doorstep claiming that Han Soo is his biological father. The family goes through thick and thin, one marriage after the other, trying to figure out why their father happens to be strange.
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, funny, light, romantic, humorous
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: family relations, friendship, family, parents and children, love and romance, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship, teenager, siblings relations, kids and family, adaptation, rivalry, adventure, youth, couple relations, destiny, romantic relationship, father, humour, society, lifestyle, living together, siblings
Time: contemporary
Place: korea

Most similar movies to My Father is Strange

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, light and entertaining films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, youth, friendship, love and romance, family and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like My Father is Strange: Wonderful Life (2005), The War at Home (2005), Bonus Family (2017), Eco moda (2001), See Dad Run (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wonderful Life (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Han Seung Wan and Jung Se Jin bumps into each other at the airport and accidentally take each other's passports. They meet again and Seung Wan and Se Jin end up spending the day together. Both having to deal with love complications, they end up ...
Style: entertaining, romantic, funny, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, love story, male female relationship, relationships, love and romance, parents and children, family, couple relations, relationship problems, humour, romance, lifestyle ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The War at Home (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The War at Home is an American sitcom created by Rob Lotterstein that ran from September 11, 2005 to April 22, 2007 on Fox. It follows the antics of a largely dysfunctional Long Island family. The show lasted for two full seasons but was not renewed ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, long island, new york
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Bonus Family (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A new couple, their exes and their children navigate the emotional challenges and tricky logistics of blended family life in this Swedish dramedy.
Style: sincere, entertaining, captivating, humorous
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, teens
Plot: male female relationship, family relations, love and romance, love, family, friendship, parents and children, adventure, life philosophy, society, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Eco moda (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Colombia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The continued story of Betty and Armando. The couple is now married and raise their daughter Camila. Betty is also the president of her own fashion company called Ecomoda. Armando is the vice president.
Style: romantic, entertaining, humorous, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, male female relationship, relationships, love and romance, couples, family relations, family life, romantic relationship, lifestyle, life, humour, fashion
⇓ similarity ⇓
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See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The story of David Hobbs, who has spent the last decade playing the perfect father on one of TV’s biggest sitcoms. But when the series ends and his wife resumes her own television career, he finds himself cast in his most challenging role to date: ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, couple relations, family life, couples, family relations, actor's life, family, fatherhood, parenthood, lifestyle, humour, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, funny, uplifting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, multiple storylines, family relations, friendship, kids and family, family life, parents and children, humour, siblings relations, lifestyle, youth, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary
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Life on a Stick (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Life on a Stick is an American sitcom that aired on Fox from March 24 to April 27, 2005. Thirteen episodes of the show were completed, but Fox only showed the first five before pulling the show due to poor ratings.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, romantic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, fast food, shopping mall, family relations, love and romance, destiny, friends, romance, fall in love, friendship, coworker, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Daddy's Daughters (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: "Daddy's Daughters" is a Russian TV series produced in 2007—2012. Made by "Kinokonstanta" and "Kostafilm" film companies. It characterized the various aspects of life — there are themes of family, love, work, ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, humorous
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, family relations, family, love and romance, sisters, school, youth, society, sport, father daughter relationship, father
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Our Story (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
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Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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Beautiful Love, Wonderful Life (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 816
Daddy Cool (2017)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 97 min.
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70%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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62%
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62%
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61%
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60%
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60%
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59%
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