Movies and TV shows like Mulaney

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Mulaney (2014)
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Mulaney (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in New York, and based on the life and stand-up comedy of John Mulaney, this multi-camera laffer follows an aspiring comedian coming of age under the influence of his boss, his roommates and his neighbors.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, light, clever, realistic
Plot: friendship, performer's life, stand up comedian, neighbor, follow your dream, ambition, lifestyle, showbiz, dialogue, coming of age, ladies man, roommate, short lived
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york

Most similar movies to Mulaney

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, realistic and semi serious films and TV series with plots about lifestyle, friendship, friends, best friends, couples, thirtysomething life and buddies mostly in Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Mulaney: Less Than Perfect (2002), Friends with Better Lives (2014), What I Like About You (2002), The Odd Couple (2015), What About Joan? (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Less Than Perfect (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Claude Casey moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from temp to the anchor's desk. After her boss hires her full time, Claude realizes she may be in over her head in this world of assistants fighting to get ahead. But Claude is ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: journalism, friendship, workplace situations, love and romance, best friends, workplace, tv show, media, power relations, workplace intrigue, colleague, anchor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Friends with Better Lives (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A comedy about six friends at different stages in their lives – married, divorced, newly engaged and single – who are outwardly happy, but secretly questioning if their friends have it better. Andi and Bobby are happily married with two kids but ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, buddies, romance, group of friends, model, friends, thirtysomething life, best friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
What I Like About You (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, looking for love, youth, first love, love and romance, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, sibling relationship, roommate, sister sister relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Odd Couple (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, friendship, friends, dating, disorder, roommate, radio show, misfit, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, macho man, job, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: friendship, high school, high school teacher, teacher, lifestyle, best friends, power relations, workplace situations, friends, thirtysomething life, workplace, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
State of Georgia (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: State of Georgia is an American television situation comedy. It stars Raven-Symoné, Majandra Delfino and Loretta Devine. The half-hour multi-cam comedy series stars Raven-Symoné as Georgia, an aspiring actress with a larger-than-life personality, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, actor's life, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, ambition, aspiring actor, city life, female protagonist, geek, friends, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Life with Bonnie (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The host of the local morning talk show Morning Chicago creatively balances family commitment—to her husband John, a hard-working family practice doctor, and their three young children— and career obligations.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: ambition, relationship vs career, parents and children, family relations, family life, tv show, artists and showbiz, couples, media, family, irish american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Best Friends Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Best Friends Forever is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from April 4, to June 1, 2012. The series aired during the 2011–2012 NBC primetime season as a mid-season replacement and was created by real-life best friends Lennon ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, best friends, twentysomething life, friends, getting along, female friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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I Live with Models (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Tommy is a chubby barista, whose perfect hands catapult him into the glamorous but ruthless world of modelling. He can take everything his new career throws at him but the hard part is dealing with his new roommates – a tough-talking catalogue ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: twentysomething life, fashion, model, misfit, fish out of water, roommate, disorder, ambition, friendship, talent agent, lifestyle, job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fanciful series about an aspiring writer who imagines alternative life scenarios while working for a big company.
Style: sitcom, humorous, cynical, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: writer's life, best friends, lifestyle, workplace situations, dull life, boss and employee, love and romance, workplace, office, supportive coworker, obnoxious boss, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Girlfriends (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Girlfriends is an American comedy-drama sitcom that premiered on September 11, 2000, on UPN and aired on UPN's successor network, The CW, before being cancelled in 2008. The final episode aired on February 11, 2008. When Girlfriends returned ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, female friendship, looking for love, couple relations, eligible bachelor, fall in love, up and down relationship, best friends, urban, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Significant Mother (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside-down when he returns home from a business trip to find his lothario best friend and roommate, Jimmy, dating his recently separated mother, Lydia. To make matters worse, Nate's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good
Plot: friendship, older woman younger man relationship, couple relations, family relations, life turned upside down, disorder, parents and children, unlikely couple, roommate, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Chris Isaak Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Chris Isaak Show is a television sitcom which follows a fictionalized version of the life of American rock musician Chris Isaak. The show portrays Isaak and his band members as everyday people with everyday problems. The series was produced for ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: music band, lifestyle, showbiz, musician's life, artists and showbiz, performer's life, celebrity culture, rock, friends, music, rock star, musician
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Mind of the Married Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mind of the Married Man is a television series that ran on the HBO network for two seasons consisting of twenty episodes between September 2001 and November 2002. The story attempts to focus on the challenges of modern-day married life from a ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sitcom, sexual ...
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, introspection, fall in love, up and down relationship, coping, midlife crisis, friendship, couples, gender, sexual relations, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Single working mom Christine Campbell has just learned that her ex is dating a much younger woman with the same first name. To avoid any confusion, the new girlfriend is dubbed New Christine, which leaves her with the unfortunate nickname Old ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents separation, family relations, ex couple relations, friendship, lifestyle, couples, single parent, owner, singleness, parents and children, thirtysomething life, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Three modern men try to get in touch with their inner tough guys and redefine what it means to be a 'real man.'
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, slacker, lifestyle, irresponsible, thirtysomething life, friends, couple relations, buddies, couples, male friendship, playing a video game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Playing House (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A single-camera buddy comedy about what happens when two best friends come back together, just when they need each other most. Inspired by the ultra-close friendship between the series' creators and stars, "Playing House" centers on ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, female friendship, best friends, thirtysomething life, baby, child birth, return home, friends, friendship, hometown, best friend
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 953
Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Comedy series about three young women living in Leeds who've graduated, had a year out, and are now struggling to find a job they're passionate about, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. A sitcom about ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, friends, petty job, best friends, lifestyle, friendship, roommate, young adult, female friendship, british humour
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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New York Stand-Up Show (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Chicks dig a British accent so either learn from the real deal or prepare to swoon when the Daily Show's John Oliver headlines his own series featuring wildly original stand-up sets from the likes of Eugene Mirman and Brian Posehn. Cheerio, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: showbiz, disorder, culture clash, friends, liberal, theater, artists and showbiz, performer's life, introspection, lifestyle, absurd humor, monologue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, family relations, youth, rap, lifestyle, dialogue, marriage, ex husband ex wife relationship, man child, black family
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sitcom
Plot: friends, eccentric family, lifestyle, best friends, buddies, family relations, restaurant, family, chef, cooking and food, family life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Malcolm & Eddie (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Malcolm & Eddie is an American television sitcom that premiered August 26, 1996 on the UPN Network, and ran for four seasons, airing its final episode on May 22, 2000. This series starred Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Eddie Griffin in the lead roles. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bar, friendship, odd couple, friends, disorder, partners, buddies, twentysomething life, male friendship, roommate, friend, african american ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, kansas, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
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Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: elderly, retiring, family relations, family life, couples, lifestyle, aging, unemployment, couple relations, parents and children, family, retirement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Teachers. (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teachers is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC. The show ran for six episodes until its cancellation on May 2, 2006. Loosely based upon a UK series of the same name, it was developed by Matt Tarses, co-executive producer of the medical ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, sitcom
Plot: high school, friendship, teacher, lifestyle, promotion, workplace, teachers and students, hardcase students, loser, mathematics, high school life, social problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Max & Paddy's Road to Nowhere (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Max And Paddy's Road To Nowhere is the much-loved sequel to Peter Kay's critically-acclaimed comedy series, "Phoenix Nights". Written by and starring Peter Kay and Patrick McGuinness, this six-part comedy/drama series is the ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, offbeat, feel good, witty ...
Plot: friendship, social relations, chaos and mayhem, porn, irish, disorder, partners, cross country, buddies, on the road, friends, salesman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 817
Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fat Actress is an American sitcom television series starring Kirstie Alley. It aired on Showtime in the United States in the spring of 2005, on Movie Central in Western Canada, The Movie Network in Eastern Canada, FX in the UK, Network Ten in ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: media, hypocrisy, lifestyle, actor's life, showbiz, physical appearance, hollywood, comeback, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, celebrity guests ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mary Tyler Moore Show is an American television sitcom created by James L. Brooks and Allan Burns that aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977. The program was a television breakthrough, with the first never-married, independent career woman as the ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: dating, friendship, producer, workplace, thirtysomething life, power relations, friends, workplace situations, anchor, singleness, boss and employee, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Traffic Light (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Traffic Light is an American comedy television series that ran on Fox from February 8, 2011 to May 31, 2011. It is based on the Israeli TV show Ramzor, and was adapted to an American audience by Bob Fisher. The series aired Tuesdays at 9:30 pm ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, lifestyle, up and down relationship, friendship, buddies, supportive friend, couple relations, love and romance, thirtysomething life, singleness, couples, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Love & War (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Love & War is an American television sitcom, which aired on CBS from September 21, 1992 to February 1, 1995. Created by Diane English, the series originally starred Susan Dey as Wally Porter, a Chicago restaurateur, and Jay Thomas as Jack ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, talky, witty, humorous ...
Plot: bar, newspaper columnist, restaurant, hopes, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace, opposites attract, couple relations, columnist, friends, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Loop (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The Loop is an American sitcom that ran from March 15, 2006 to July 1, 2007 on Fox. The show starred Bret Harrison as Sam Sullivan, a young professional trying to balance the needs of his social life with the pressures of working at the corporate ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, realistic
Plot: workplace, friends, twentysomething life, lifestyle, boss and employee, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, corporate world, college graduate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%