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What to Watch If You Love Bad Moms  

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Wondering what to watch after Bad Moms? The film may have been hilariously raunchy in its depiction of moms who've had enough of their demanding children while their husbands are absent or otherwise useless, but it also had a softer, sensitive side that explored the nature of family and finding love. While it may seem difficult to find a movie or TV show similar to Bad Moms, there are tons of great options out there that are enough like it to satisfy lovers of the Raunch-Com genre!

Bad Moms fans can enjoy the sequel, Bad Moms Christmas or dive right into thematically similar films and television series sure to entertain—such as some great female buddy movies. The Pitch Perfect series and Trainwreck offer comedic options in film that also cater to a softer side like Bad Moms. All the while, options on the small screen include greats like 30 Rock and Freaks and Geeks. If you're a fan of the film's cast, Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn, all three have done amazing female-led comedy films and explored other genres through their illustrious careers. 

Whether it's bad-mother movies you're after or want something similar on TV, you can find some great suggestions and recommendations on the list below. Don't forget to to vote up your favorites to help fellow fans of Bad Moms find what to watch next.

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How to Be Single is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love Bad Moms
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How to Be Single is a 2016 American romantic comedy film directed by Christian Ditter and written by Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein, based on the novel of the same name by Liz Tuccillo. It stars Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson, Alison Brie, Leslie Mann, Damon Wayans Jr., Anders Holm, Jake Lacy and Jason Mantzoukas. It was released on February 12, 2016, by Warner Bros. Pictures. ...more on Wikipedia

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21 and Over is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love Bad Moms
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21 and Over is a 2012 comedy film written and directed by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. ...more on Wikipedia

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How I Met Your Mother is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love Bad Moms
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How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally ran on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, recounts to his son and daughter the events that led him to meeting their mother. The series was created by Craig Thomas and Carter Bays, who also served as the show's executive producers and were frequent writers. The series was loosely inspired by their friendship when they both lived in New York City. Among the 208 episodes, there were only four directors: Pamela Fryman, Rob Greenberg, Michael Shea, and Neil Patrick Harris. Known for its unique ...more on Wikipedia

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Horrible Bosses is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love Bad Moms
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Horrible Bosses is a 2011 American black comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, written by Michael Markowitz, John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, based on a story by Markowitz. It stars Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell, Kevin Spacey, and Jamie Foxx. The plot follows three friends, played by Bateman, Day, and Sudeikis, who decide to take out their respective overbearing bosses, portrayed by Spacey, Aniston and Farrell. Markowitz's script was bought by New Line Cinema in 2005 and the film spent six years in various states of pre-production, with a variety of actors attached to different roles. ...more on Wikipedia

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