Movies and TV shows like The Kominsky Method

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The Kominsky Method (2018)
 8.2
 33K
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: uplifting, feel good, touching, funny, captivating
Plot: older man younger man relationship, best friends, father daughter relationship, old age, gay joke, elderly, family relations, actor's life, actor, relationship problems, lifestyle, life, friendship, friendship between men, best friend, human, daughter, friend, male protagonist, male friendship, aging

Most similar movies to The Kominsky Method

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, captivating and realistic films and TV series with plots about family relations, lifestyle, friendship, parents and children, family life, family and best friends mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Kominsky Method: Life in Pieces (2015), Alexa & Katie (2018), Awkwafina is Nora From Queens (2020), Last Man Standing (2011), One Day at a Time (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.0
 14K
Life in Pieces (2015)
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
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, touching, emotional, sincere, captivating
Plot: supportive friend, cancer, best friends, girlfriend, friendship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, teenage life, friends, schoolgirl, coping, understanding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Awkwafina is Nora From Queens (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Nora Lin leans on her family as she navigates life and young adulthood in outer borough-NYC.
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, sitcom, captivating ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, adulthood, life, family, family relations, lifestyle, grownups, father daughter relationship, family life
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Last Man Standing (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A married father of three tries to maintain his manliness in a world increasingly dominated by women.
Style: sitcom, light, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, father daughter relationship, family relations, husband wife relationship, parents and children, male female relationship, family life, humour, male protagonist, social problems, couple relations, family values ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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One Day at a Time (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: single mother, feminism, family drama, depression, latin, family, parents and children, eccentric family, living together, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, large family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
 6K
Young Rock (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: As Dwayne Johnson runs for president in 2032, he takes a comedic look back at his extraordinary life through the outrageous stories of his family and youth that shaped him into the man he is today. He explores his childhood years living amid ...
Style: funny, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: autobiography, childhood, wrestling, actor's life, rising to stardom, grownups, desire for fame, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, actor
Time: future
Place: polynesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.2
 1K
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 ⇓
64%
Ginny & Georgia (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Angsty and awkward fifteen year old Ginny Miller often feels more mature than her thirty year old mother, the irresistible and dynamic Georgia Miller. After years on the run, Georgia desperately wants to put down roots in picturesque New England and ...
Style: funny, captivating, humorous, light, emotional ...
Plot: romance, mother daughter relationship, teenager, daughter, kids and family, humour, coming of age, family relations, single mother, changing lives, new life, mother and daughter ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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 ⇓
62%
 6.9
 4K
Cybill (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, family relations, friends, best friends, artists and showbiz, gender, actor's life, strong female presence, parents and children, family life, feminism, aspiring actor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.1
 107K
Gilmore Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the charming town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, the series follows the captivating lives of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a mother/daughter pair who have a relationship most people only dream of.
Style: feel good, talky, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: small town, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, single mother, boyfriend, small town life, best friends, first love, student, social relations, looking for love, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: connecticut, usa, yale university, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
My Father is Strange (2017)
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 ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good, romantic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: family relations, father daughter relationship, friendship, family, love and romance, parent child relationship, parents and children, siblings relations, teenager, rivalry, adaptation, kids and family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 219
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 ⇓
60%
 4.8
 1K
Queen Sized (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An overweight girl, Maggie Baker, is elected Homecoming queen by the mean girls in the high school.
Style: feel good, uplifting, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: high school, rivalry, society, against the odds, best friends, follow your dream, ambition, lifestyle, hopes, prom, family relations, underdog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.0
 24K
8 Simple Rules (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: What happens to a loving, rational Dad when his darling, pliable daughters morph into hormonally-challenged, incomprehensible teenagers? If he's Paul Hennessy, he reacts in ways even he finds crazy. Thank God he has a 13-year-old son who still ...
Style: sitcom, touching, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: family relations, overbearing parent, teenage daughter, overprotective parent, family, popularity, family problems, lifestyle, parents and children, bittersweet, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.6
 5K
Motherhood (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Motherhood is a comedy written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann, and stars Uma Thurman, Anthony Edwards and Minnie Driver. Shot on location in New York’s West Village, focuses on the dilemmas of motherhood, such as marriage, work, and self, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: best friends, friendship, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, disorder, friends, couples, lifestyle, feminism, city life ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 370 min.
TV show
Story: Set nearly a decade after the finale of the original series, this revival follows Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore through four seasons of change.
Style: talky, humorous, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, everyday life, thirtysomething life, mishap, loneliness, unhappiness, widow, single mother, dating, friendship between women, coming of age, love ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
 13K
And So It Goes (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A self-centered realtor enlists the help of his neighbor when he's suddenly left in charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, uplifting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly, elderly lovers, life turned upside down, family relations, love and romance, grandparent grandchild relationship, opposites attract, neighbor, estrangement, golden years, grandfather granddaughter relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 8.0
 7K
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 ⇓
59%
 8.3
 70K
Master of None (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 30-year-old New York actor Dev takes on such pillars of maturity as the first big job, a serious relationship, and busting sex offenders on the subway.
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good
Plot: thirty something, actor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, self discovery, indian lead, children, dark humor, friendship, marriage, male protagonist, satire
Place: italy, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.8
 7K
Divorce (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A couple goes through a long, drawn-out divorce.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, captivating
Plot: divorce, husband wife relationship, relationships, male female relationship, crumbling marriage, marriage crisis, marital separation, love and romance, family problems, starting over, couple relations, dysfunctional marriage ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.5
 7K
Ed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After his wife leaves him and he's fired from his job at a high-profile New York city law firm, Ed Stevens moves back to his small hometown of Stuckeyville where he buys the local bowling alley and attempts to win the heart of his high school ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: bowling, small town, homecoming, starting over, looking for love, couples, lifestyle, hotshot lawyer, best friends, workplace, old friend, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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 ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 8.3
 55K
Extras (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, cynical ...
Plot: aspiring actor, actor's life, workplace, actor, desire for fame, popularity, unsuccessful, friendship, celebrity culture, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 ⇓
57%
 5.0
 463
Retired at 35 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Retired at 35 is an American sitcom on TV Land starring George Segal, Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan Michelle Bathe. It is the network's second original scripted series after Hot in Cleveland. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, living with parents, elderly, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, golden years
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: It’s 1958 Manhattan and Miriam “Midge” Maisel has everything she’s ever wanted - the perfect husband, kids, and Upper West Side apartment. But when her life suddenly takes a turn and Midge must start over, she discovers a previously unknown ...
Style: witty, feel good, captivating, atmospheric, uplifting
Plot: female protagonist, divorce, jewish family, comedian, career, husband wife relationship, judaism, stand up comedian, breakup, jewish, fashion, single mother ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.6
 782
Related (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Related is an American comedy-drama series that aired on The WB network during the 2005-2006 television season. It revolved around the lives of four close-knit sisters - of Italian descent, raised in Brooklyn - living in New York City. The show was ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, everyday life, sibling relationship, looking for love, city life, sister sister relationship, workaholic, friendship, society, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.0
 5K
I'm Sorry (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Andrea is a seemingly confident comedy writer, wife and mom, who comically exposes her inner immaturity and neuroses through unexpected life situations.
Style: ironic, entertaining, feel good, light, cynical ...
Plot: society, irony, husband wife relationship, family relations, sexual humor, parents and children, friendship, neurosis, life philosophy, lifestyle, social satire, satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
56%