Movies and TV shows like Alexa & Katie

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Alexa & Katie (2018)
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Alexa & Katie (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Lifelong best friends Alexa and Katie are eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school. The pals confront a crisis that leaves them feeling like outsiders at a time when what seems to matter most is fitting in.
Style: uplifting, sincere, touching, emotional, captivating
Plot: supportive friend, cancer, best friends, friendship, girlfriend, teenage life, friends, family relations, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, school, illness, teenage girl, schoolgirl, fighting illness, terminal illness, lifestyle, understanding, coping, female protagonist, time, girl

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Most similar movies to Alexa & Katie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, touching and semi serious films and TV series with plots about friendship, teenage life, teenager, friends, family relations, youth and coming of age mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Alexa & Katie: Life Sentence (2018), Red Band Society (2014), Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015), The Big C (2010), I Am Frankie (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Life Sentence (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When Stella finds out her terminal cancer is cured, she's going to have to learn to live with all the choices she's made when she decided to "live like she was dying".
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, captivating, touching ...
Plot: cancer, changing lives, adaptation, new life, relationships, husband wife relationship, love and romance, life turned upside down, friendship, healing, lifestyle change, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Red Band Society (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Children and teenagers become friends in a hospital where they are all patients. Together they try to escape the sad reality to create their own world with their own codes , while the nursing staff do their best to bring them a little happiness ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, compassionate, thought provoking ...
Plot: anorexia, teenage life, child cancer, friendship, hospital, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, doctor, coming of age, friends, hopes, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Greg is coasting through senior year of high school as anonymously as possible, avoiding social interactions like the plague while secretly making spirited, bizarre films with Earl, his only friend. But both his anonymity and friendship threaten to ...
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, depressing, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cancer, high school, friends, friendship, teenagers, dying, adolescence, terminal illness, teenager, leukemia, family relations, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
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The Big C (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban mother faces her cancer diagnosis while trying to find humor and happiness as well.
Style: sincere, humorous, sentimental, realistic, tragicomedy ...
Plot: terminal illness, teacher, fighting illness, cancer, human spirit, parents and children, couple relations, hopes, dying, life is a bitch, couples, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.2
 834
I Am Frankie (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Starting at a new school in a new city with a new family, teen Frankie Gaines already has enough problems to deal with, but none of them compare to her biggest secret: she isn't human. When EGG scientist Sigourney Gaines constructs the android ...
Style: feel good, uplifting, captivating, touching, sweet
Plot: secret, artificial intelligence, school life, high school life, androids, friendship, social issues, teenager, supportive friend, social relations, villain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Girl Meets World (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of relatable and adventurous Riley Matthews, the tween daughter of Cory and Topanga Matthews, and her bold best friend Maya as they traverse the twists and turns of teenage years at Manhattan's John Quincy Adams Middle School ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sitcom, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, family outing, teen comedy, teen drama
Plot: school, coming of age, teenage girl, parents and children, best friends, family values, supportive parent, youth, family, self discovery, teachers and students, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 622
State of Grace (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: State of Grace is an American comedy-drama series that ran for two seasons on the Fox Network's Fox Family channel during 2001 and 2002.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: teenage life, friendship, family life, family relations, family, youth, jewish family, child protagonist, teenager, protective parent, school, coming of age ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Polseres vermelles (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Polseres vermelles and Pulseras Rojas in Spanish, is a Catalan television show. The first season aired on TV3 in 2011, with a second season planned for 2013. The show was created by Albert Espinosa and draws on his childhood experiences as a ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: terminal illness, fighting illness, teenage life, anorexia, overcoming, youth, patient, cancer, friendship, illness, everyday life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Kominsky Method (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An aging actor, who long ago enjoyed a brush with fame, makes his living as an acting coach.
Style: feel good, uplifting, touching, funny, captivating
Plot: older man younger man relationship, best friends, father daughter relationship, old age, gay joke, elderly, family relations, actor's life, lifestyle, relationship problems, actor, best friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Puberty Blues (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Kathy Lette and Gabrielle Carey's iconic novel, Puberty Blues tells the story of two girls, Debbie and Sue, of innocence lost and experience gained against the backdrop of Australia in the 1970s.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, best friends, youth, parents and children, family relations, teenage life, teenager, couples, society, friends, innocence lost, strong female presence
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 52
Miss XV (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Miss XV is a Mexican tween musical television series, starring Paulina Goto and Natasha Dupeyrón. It was inspired by the 1987 telenovela Quinceañera. Pedro Damián produced the series for Nickelodeon Latin America and Canal 5.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: friendship, teenage love, birthday party, relationship problems, relationships, unfaithful girlfriend, friends, teenager, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, teenage girl, girlfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Anyone But Me (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Anyone But Me is a live-action, web television drama that first aired in 2008. The show is in serial short-format webisodes, each lasting between six and fifteen minutes, following the lives of a group of teenagers in New York City and Westchester ...
Style: touching, emotional, humorous, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian, teenage life, friends, lifestyle, youth, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, gays and lesbians, long distance relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 6K
Unpregnant (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A 17-year old Missouri teen named Veronica discovers she has gotten pregnant, a development that threatens to end her dreams of matriculating at an Ivy League college, and the career that could follow.
Style: sweet, humorous, touching, road movie, captivating ...
Plot: teenage pregnancy, abortion, road trip, pregnant girlfriend, teenage girl, moral dilemma, girlfriend, unplanned pregnancy, pregnant girl, pregnant teenager, schoolgirl, teenager ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 8K
Sam & Cat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sam & Cat is an American teen sitcom that premiered June 8, 2013, on Nickelodeon. It is a crossover spin-off/sequel of both iCarly and Victorious. It stars Jennette McCurdy as Sam Puckett and Ariana Grande as Cat Valentine. The girls meet by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: nanny, roommate, friendship, teenager, disorder, friends, partners, youth, teenage life, odd couple, best friends, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 2K
iCarly (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: A group of best friends creating a webcast while grappling with everyday problems and adventures.
Style: sitcom, funny, feel good, light, humorous ...
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, group of friends, problem solving, friends, coping, teenage life, friendship, high school, best friend
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 18K
Lizzie McGuire (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lizzie McGuire is an American live-action teen sitcom, which features an animated version of the title character performing soliloquy. The animated sequences were interspersed with the show's live-action sequences. It premiered on the Disney ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage life, youth, family, siblings relations, school, female protagonist, part animation, popular girl, indoor, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.0
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PEN15 (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Middle school as it really happened. Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle star in this adult comedy, playing versions of themselves as thirteen-year-old outcasts in the year 2000, surrounded by actual thirteen-year-olds, where the best day of your life can ...
Style: humorous, funny, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Plot: teenager, school, teenage girl, high school life, friendship, best friends, teenage life, grownups, adolescence, parents and children, culture clash, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 9.1
 5K
Reply 1988 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the year 1988 at a neighborhood in Seoul, South Korea. Five families live on the same alley road.
Style: light, sincere, touching, not serious, captivating
Plot: friendship, school, love, family, parents and children, family problems, husband wife relationship, teenage life, fall in love, romance, drinking alcohol, storytelling ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.5
 83K
The O.C. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on Ryan Atwood, a troubled youth from a broken home who is adopted by the wealthy and philanthropic Sandy and Kirsten Cohen. Ryan and his surrogate brother Seth, a socially awkward yet quick-witted teenager, deal with life as ...
Style: touching, witty, serious, realistic, intellectual
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: troubled teen, first love, best friends, family relations, teenage love, classmate, social differences, dating, lifestyle, parents and children, teenage life, social relations ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 7K
Blossom (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Blossom is an American sitcom broadcast on NBC from January 3, 1991, to May 22, 1995. The series was created by Don Reo, and starred Mayim Bialik as Blossom Russo, a teenager living with her father and two brothers. It was produced by Reo's ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, witty, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family relations, single parent, single father, eccentric family, youth, teenage life, family, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, friendship between girls, teenage girl, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.1
 2K
Reply 1997 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the 1990's, the drama centers around a female high school student Shi Won, who idolizes boyband H.O.T and her 5 high school friends in Busan. As the timeline moves back and forth between their past as 18-year-old high schoolers in 1997 ...
Style: nostalgic, sincere, not serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, love, romantic triangle, family relations, family, teenage life, fall in love, parents and children, past, romance, family problems, ambition ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, future
Place: busan, seoul, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.4
 24K
Derry Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the early 1990s, this sitcom features the personal exploits of a 16 year old girl, her family and friends during the Troubles.
Style: atmospheric, light, touching, sincere, entertaining ...
Plot: teenager, schoolgirl, youth, school, teenage life, society, friendship, protestant, social relations, grownups, political conflict, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: humorous, semi serious, retro, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: weed, teenage life, nerd, high school, friendship, social misfits, social relations, teacher, slacker, cheerleader, suburbs, socially awkward ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981, year 1980
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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One Mississippi (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: This semi-autobiographical dark comedy starring Tig Notaro follows her as she returns to her hometown after the sudden death of her mother. Still reeling from her own declining health problems, Tig struggles to find her footing with the loss of the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, tragicomedy, touching
Plot: life philosophy, terminal illness, disorder, buddies, lifestyle, patient, life is a bitch, hospital, illness, strong female character, hopes, tragedy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 642
My Generation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A documentary crew follows the stories of nine classmates during their high school years in Austin, Texas, and then revisits them ten years later to examine how far they have come.
Style: serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, sentimental
Plot: high school, friendship, youth, lifestyle, self fulfillment, friends, adulthood, hopes, teenage life, childhood sweetheart, social relations, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My So-Called Life (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a 15 year-old high school student, whose angst-ridden journey through adolescence, friendship, parents, and life teaches her what it means to grow up.
Style: sincere, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: first love, high school hunk, high school, coming of age, family relations, teenage girl, teenage daughter, adolescence, teen romance, shyness, gay teenager, teenage crush ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Boy Meets World (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teen drama, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, friendship, high school, school, college, high school life, teenage life, teenage love, supportive parent, power relations, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 3K
Unfabulous (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Unfabulous is an American children's television series that aired on Nickelodeon. The series is about an "unfabulous" 7th Grade middle school student named Addie Singer, played by Emma Roberts. The show, which debuted in late summer ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teenager, friendship, lifestyle, youth, teenage love, middle school, teen angst, family, best friends, popular girl, friends, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My Mad Fat Diary (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 1996 in Lincolnshire, the show tells the tragic and humorous story of a very troubled young girl Rae, who has just left a psychiatric hospital, where she has spent four months after attempting suicide, begins to reconnect with her best friend ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, tragicomedy, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: fat girl, teenage life, best friends, depression, physical appearance, youth, teenage love, social misfits, first love, adolescence, loneliness, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1996
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Never Have I Ever (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After a traumatic year, all an Indian-American teen wants is to go from pariah to popular -- but friends, family and feeling won't make it easy on her.
Style: funny, sweet, light, psychological, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: teenage girl, popularity, social misfits, school, indian american, friendship, teenager, coming of age, teenage life, mother daughter relationship, family relations, grownups ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%