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What to Watch If You Love This Is Us

Updated March 27, 2019 314 votes 60 voters 1.8k views20 items

List RulesVote up the family drama films and series that give you This Is Us vibes.

If you're looking for TV shows and movies like This Is Us, this list can help. Wondering what to watch after finishing up with the latest season of This Is Us? Check out some of these similar shows and movies you can watch and see what you think.

When it comes to finding a recommended television show like This Is Us, there are plenty of amazing shows involving life, troubled relationships, loss, and other hardships This Is Us is known for. If you've watched it, you know a box of tissues is necessary, which is why you will find similar solace in series like Parenthood and Six Feet Under.

Fortunately, movies have never shied away from trying to make their audiences care and cry at the same time, which is why fans of This Is Us will likely enjoy watching movies such as Definitely, Maybe or even Boyhood, which tracks the real-time adolescence into adulthood of its principal actor across more than a decade of filming.

  • Parenthood
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    Parenthood (NBC, 2010) is an American television drama series created by Jason Katims. Four siblings share the joys and heartaches of parenthood in their California hometown of Berkeley....  more

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  • Six Feet Under
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    Six Feet Under (HBO, 2001) is an American drama television series created and produced by Alan Ball. A dysfunctional family attempts to run an independent funeral home in Los Angeles who has a new perspective on the subject of death....  more
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  • Definitely, Maybe
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    Definitely, Maybe is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Adam Brooks, and starring Ryan Reynolds, Isla Fisher, Rachel Weisz, Elizabeth Banks, Abigail Breslin and Kevin Kline. Set in New York City during the 1990s, the film is about a political consultant who tries to help his eleven-year-old daughter understand his impending divorce by telling her the story of his past romantic relationships and how he ended up marrying her mother....  more

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  • Transparent (Amazon Video, 2014) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Jill Soloway. A Los Angeles family discovers that the person they knew as their father, Mort (Jeffrey Tambor,) is transgender....  more
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