What to Watch If You Love 'Modern Family'  

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List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of Modern Family will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen Modern Family.

If you just finished Modern Family and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to Modern Family that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of joy, delight, and utter happiness that you had while watching your favorite episodes.

With lots of options, including Parks and Recreation, a show about a small Indiana town Parks and Recreation department, and even movies like Crazy, Stupid Love, which is about getting back into the world of dating with all its pratfalls and unintentional hilarity, deciding what to watch after Modern Family will really just depend on your mood.

This list of shows is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other Modern Family fans will love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes.

So what are your favorite movies and TV series like Modern Family? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.

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This Is Us is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Modern Family'
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Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Modern Family'
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Parks and Recreation is an American television sitcom starring Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope, a perky, mid-level bureaucrat in the parks department of Pawnee, a fictional town in Indiana. Created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur, the series aired on NBC from April 9, 2009 to February 24, 2015 for 125 episodes over seven seasons. It uses the same filming style used in The Office, with the same implication of a documentary crew filming everyone. The ensemble and supporting cast features Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza, Paul Schneider, Chris Pratt, Adam Scott, Rob Lowe, Jim O'Heir, Retta, and Billy Eichner, who became a main cast member during the final season. The ...more on Wikipedia

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Modern Family'
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