Movies and TV shows like Rude Awakening

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Rude Awakening (1998)
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Rude Awakening (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Rude Awakening is a TV series created by Claudia Lonow, aired by Showtime on 55 22-min episodes for 3 seasons.
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: support group, alcohol abuse, addiction, alcoholics anonymous, friends, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, love and romance, artists and showbiz, couples, lifestyle, unfulfillment, recovering alcoholic, self destruction, sex, dark humor, jewish, friendship, female nudity, male female relationship, actor, alcoholic, drug addict, male nudity ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, couples, friends, parents and children, lifestyle, couple relations and love and romance mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Rude Awakening: Kath & Kim (2002), The Parkers (1999), Jesse (1998), All of Us (2003), Eve (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kath & Kim (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Kath & Kim is a character-driven Australian television situation comedy series. The series was created by, and is written by Jane Turner and Gina Riley who play the title characters: a suburban mother and daughter with a dysfunctional ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: lifestyle, everyday life, dysfunctional family, addiction, family relations, life is a bitch, parents and children, drug abuse, estrangement, knight, adolescence vs adulthood, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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The Parkers (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: college, friends, family relations, social relations, couples, college graduate, college dropout, supportive parent, feminism, parents and children, college life, student life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: single mother, couples, strong female presence, rivalry, best friends, love and romance, single parent, workplace, starting over, bar, family relations, family business ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
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84%
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All of Us (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: All of Us is an American sitcom that premiered on the now-defunct UPN network in the United States on September 16, 2003, where it aired for its first three seasons. On October 1, 2006, the show moved to The CW, a new network formed by the merger of ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, divorce, reporter, family life, buddies, parents and children, couple relations, couples, friends, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents separation, ex couple relations, family relations, lifestyle, friendship, parents and children, singleness, single parent, owner, thirtysomething life, couples, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Eve (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eve is an American sitcom starring Eve, Jason Winston George, Ali Landry, Natalie Desselle-Reid, Brian Hooks and Sean Maguire. It aired on the UPN network from September 15, 2003 to May 11, 2006, with 66 episodes produced spanning 3 seasons. The ...
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: group of friends, love and romance, couples, clothing store, male female relationship, sexual humor, dating, hip hop, hip hop culture, fashion, female protagonist, rapper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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75%
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Rita Rocks (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Rita Rocks is a Lifetime original sitcom that ran from October 20, 2008 to December 7, 2009. It is the network's first original comedy in over a decade. The series debuted alongside re-runs of Reba as part of a new comedy hour for Tuesday ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: follow your dream, friendship, midlife crisis, music band, hopes, artists and showbiz, rock band, female protagonist, couples, dull life, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
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70%
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Exes & Ohs (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Exes & Ohs is an American and Canadian cable TV series that was launched on Logo on October 8, 2007, and Showcase in Canada. The show centres around the dating life of Jennifer, a lesbian documentary filmmaker with a vivid fantasy life and a ...
Style: touching, humorous, witty, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, friends, couples, couple relations, gender, lifestyle, romance, best friends, love and romance, family relations, looking for love, ex couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Let's Stay Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Let's Stay Together is an American romantic comedy television series created by Jacque Edmonds Cofer. It premiered on BET on January 11, 2011. The title of the series refers to the Al Green landmark 1972 song of the same name. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, city life, friends, family relations, society, siblings relations, love and romance, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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65%
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: chef, friends, eccentric family, buddies, best friends, lifestyle, family relations, family, restaurant, family life, cooking and food
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
How to Live with Your Parents (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: single mother, starting over, parents and children, family life, eccentric family, family relations, single parent, hopes, living with parents, family, silly humor, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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59%
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Really (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A funny, honest, behind-the-curtain look at the psychological and emotional complexities of marriage and the charged dynamics of a tight-knit group of friends grasping on to what's left of their youth.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, sitcom, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, addiction, racism, couples, couple relations, suburban life, society, marriage, life is a bitch, suburbs, friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
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58%
Sensitive Skin (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Davina and her husband Al try to revamp their lives as they struggle with the uncertainties of middle age.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom, witty
Plot: midlife crisis, self discovery, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, dark humor, couples, friends, unfulfillment, siblings relations, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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57%
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Whitney (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Whitney is an American sitcom that ran on NBC from September 22, 2011 to March 27, 2013. The series originally aired in the 9:30 pm /8:30 pm Thursday night timeslot. The show stars Whitney Cummings and is based on her real-life experience and her ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, couples, love and romance, couple relations, romance, verbal byplay, twentysomething life, strong female presence, actor, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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57%
One Day at a Time (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, starting over, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, family life, best friends, siblings relations, eccentric family, family business, adolescence vs adulthood, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, indiana
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54%
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Crumbs (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Crumbs is an American television sitcom starring Fred Savage and Jane Curtin that ran on ABC from January 12, 2006 to February 7, 2006. It also starred William Devane, Maggie Lawson and Eddie McClintock. The show's slogan is "The normal ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, parents and children, family business, restaurant, hometown, loss of son, mother son relationship, eccentric family, mental illness, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
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52%
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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 ⇓
48%
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Half & Half (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Half & Half is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from September 23, 2002, to May 15, 2006. The show focuses on the lives of two paternal half-sisters in their twenties who were estranged throughout their childhood, and are finally developing ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, not serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, looking for love, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, culture clash, singleness, initially antagonists, sister sister relationship, strong female presence, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The John Larroquette Show (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The John Larroquette Show is an American television sitcom that ran on NBC from September 2, 1993 until October 30, 1996. Created by Don Reo, the show was a vehicle for John Larroquette following his run as Dan Fielding on Night Court. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, sincere, offbeat ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, friends, dark humor, indoor, misfit, workplace, society, social misfits, workplace situations, friendship, nightshift, policewoman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, missouri
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47%
Mama's Family (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Thelma Harper and her spinster sister Fran open their home to Thelma's recently divorced son Vinton and his teenage son and daughter. It's quite an adjustment for everyone, especially the cranky, argumentative Thelma.
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, couples, adult virgin, friends, strong female presence, family life, teenage life, parents and children, family problems, family, widow ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, florida
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47%
Are You There, Chelsea? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You There, Chelsea? is an American sitcom created by Dottie Zicklin and Julie Ann Larson. It is based on Chelsea Handler's 2008 best-selling book Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea and aired from January 11 to March 28, 2012, on ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, friends, best friends, twentysomething life, alcohol abuse, singleness, strong female presence, roommate, workplace humor, troublemaker, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, high school, lifestyle, workplace situations, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace, teachers and students, high school teacher, power relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, sitcom, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, romance, pregnancy, couples, family relations, couple relations, family life, lifestyle, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance, sister
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Manhattan Love Story (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The unfiltered internal monologues of a young man and a young woman are exposed as they begin a new relationship together.
Style: humorous, witty, sitcom, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: couple relations, battle of the sexes, looking for love, love and romance, couples, dating, society, family relations, friendship, rivalry, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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45%
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Kath & Kim (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Australia
TV show
Story: Kath & Kim is an American version of the Australian television comedy series of the same name starring Selma Blair and Molly Shannon. The series premiered on NBC on October 9, 2008. The Australian version was created by its original stars, Jane ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, sincere, witty ...
Plot: family relations, couples, family problems, lifestyle, couple relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, parent child relationship, mother daughter relationship, marital problem, jealous spouse, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Gary Unmarried (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gary Unmarried is an American sitcom created by Ed Yeager, which ran on CBS from September 24, 2008 to March 17, 2010. The series focuses on a recently divorced couple sharing custody of their kids while starting new relationships. The show was ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dating, divorced parents, breakup, family problems, parents and children, single parent, starting over, couple relations, ex couple relations, couples, overbearing parent, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Brotherly Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brotherly Love is an American sitcom that ran from September 16, 1995 to April 1, 1996, on NBC, and then moved to The WB, where it aired from September 15, 1996 until May 18, 1997. The series was created by Jonathan Schmock and Jim Vallely, and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, mechanic, love and romance, family business, parents and children, siblings relations, inheritance, step siblings, dark humor, death of father, brother, auto mechanic ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Mind of the Married Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom, clever ...
Plot: fall in love, up and down relationship, lifestyle, introspection, battle of the sexes, friendship, coping, midlife crisis, couples, gender, sexual relations, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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41%
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Up All Night (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, child birth, coping, friends, childbirth, husband wife relationship, parenthood, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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40%
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Man Up (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, man child, buddies, couples, friends, couple relations, lifestyle, irresponsible, slacker, roommate, thirtysomething life, machismo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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40%