Movies and TV shows like Daria

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Daria (1997)
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Daria (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Daria Morgendorffer lives with her stressed-out, career-fixated parents, Helen and Jake, and her relentlessly cute and popular little sister, Quinn. Daria and her fellow outcast and best friend, Jane Lane, attend Lawndale High School where they are surrounded by shallow and stupid people. With her sharp intellect —and even sharper tongue—Daria dissected anyone she deemed superficial, which is just about everyone.
Style: witty, clever, humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic, intellectual, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, intelligence, teenage life, high school life, society, family relations, high school, best friends, classmates, shyness, everyday life, loner, antisocial behavior, geek, lifestyle, rock, sarcasm, eccentric family, popularity, freak, teacher, rebel, adolescence, suburbs, verbal byplay ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about youth, friends, teenage life, high school, family relations, high school life and friendship mostly in Comedy, Animation and Drama genres. Some movies like Daria: Ghost World (2001), As Told by Ginger (2000), Beavis and Butt-Head (1993), King of the Hill (1997), Freaks and Geeks (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Daria in 'Is It College Yet?' (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: All vile things must come to an end, and for Daria Morgendorffer that means it's time to look beyond high school to college. Our little girl has grown up so fast. It's time for higher learning, lowered expectations, and a heavy dose of ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, teenage love, school, looking for sex, friendship, college, graduation, young lovers, coming of age, teachers and students, eccentric family, high school life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Daria in 'Is It Fall Yet?' (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Is It Fall Yet? continues the series' running plot from where it left off at the end of season four. In the final episode of season four ("Dye! Dye, My Darling!"), Daria Morgendorffer kisses Tom Sloane, the boyfriend of Daria's ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, high school, misfit, summer camp, grudge, cheerleader, rebelliousness, parents and children, fashion, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Ghost World (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two quirky, cynical teenaged girls try to figure out what to do with their lives after high school graduation. After they play a prank on an eccentric, middle aged record collector, one of them befriends him, which causes a rift in the girls' ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, thought provoking, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, age difference, teenage life, adolescence, best friends, graduation, jazz, personal ad, art class, prank telephone call, blues music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
As Told by Ginger (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: As Told by Ginger focuses on middle schooler Ginger Foutley who, with her friends, tries to become more than a social geek.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: school, popularity, everyday life, best friends, friendship, high school, teenage life, family life, youth, parents and children, siblings relations, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Beavis and Butt-Head (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Beavis and Butt-head are high school students whose lifestyles revolve around TV, junk food (usually nachos), shopping malls, heavy metal music, and trying to "score with chicks". Each show contains short cartoons centering on the duo who ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, bad taste humour, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, stupidity, buddies, high school, odd couple, heavy metal culture, rock, hardcase students, media satire, nothing goes right, fart joke, surrealism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
King of the Hill (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in Texas, this animated series follows the life of propane salesman Hank Hill, who lives with his overly confident substitute Spanish teacher wife Peggy, wannabe comedian son Bobby, and naive niece Luanne. Hank has conservative views about God, ...
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suburban life, small town, couple relations, parents and children, family, family life, couples, family relations, social relations, friendship, teenage life, working class ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, retro, teenage life, high school life, geek, teacher, buddies, friendship, cult, suburbs, coming of age, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
I Don't Have Many Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: Kodaka Hasegawa has just transferred to St. Chronica's Academy and he's having a hard time making friends. With his naturally blond hair and fierce looking eyes, people constantly mistake him for a delinquent. One day, he runs into his ...
Style: realistic, stylized, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, friendship, club, school, teenage life, social relations, misfit, youth, romance, teenage love, harem, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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F is for Family (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of the Murphy's, a lower middle class family living in the 1970s — a time when you could smack your kid, smoke inside, and bring a gun to the airport. “F Is For Family”, is a six-episode animated series based on the comedy of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, gross out humor
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, couple relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, family relations, working class, society, couples, suburbs, teenager, television ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
10 Things I Hate About You (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Outspoken Kat Stratford couldn't be less like her sister, super sweet, yet kinda conformist Bianca. The only things they seem to have in common are being new at school and their overprotective dad.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, high school, teenage life, opposites attract, unlikely couple, overprotective parent, battle of the sexes, siblings relations, high school life, love and romance, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 8.4
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The Boondocks (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Boondocks is an American adult animated sitcom on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. The series premiered on November 6, 2005 and was created by Aaron McGruder, based upon McGruder's comic strip of the same ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: racism, street kid, hip hop, fish out of water, african american, siblings relations, culture clash, suburbs, black family, society, family relations, interracial relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 11K
Clerks (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Clerks is an American animated sitcom based on Kevin Smith's 1994 comedy of the same name. It was developed for television by Smith, Smith's producing partner Scott Mosier and former Seinfeld writer David Mandel with character designs by ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, store, buddies, cult, twentysomething life, workplace situations, disorder, workplace, friends, escapades, petty job, loser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 271K
Family Guy (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sick, twisted, politically incorrect and Freakin' Sweet animated series featuring the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family. Bumbling Peter and long-suffering Lois have three kids. Stewie (a brilliant but sadistic baby bent on killing ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, cynical, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anthropomorphism, social satire, small town, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, dog, boy genius, goofy hero, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.7
 286K
South Park (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado.
Style: cynical, gross out humor, not serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, child swearing, buddies, parody, mischievous children, adult humor, group of friends, friends, social satire, vicious, small town, gay slur ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.2
 6K
Toradora! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: It’s Ryuji’s first day as a junior in high school and it seems as if things are looking up. He gets to sit in between his only friend, Yusaku, and, more importantly, the girl he’s secretly crushing on, Minori Kushieda. But just when he thinks ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, school, friendship, schoolgirl, love and romance, slice of life, romance, youth, wooing, injustice, high school ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Ouran High School Host Club (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Ouran High School Host Club is a manga series by Bisco Hatori, serialized in Hakusensha's LaLa magazine between the September 2002 and November 2010 issues. The series follows Haruhi Fujioka, a scholarship student at Ouran High School, and the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, offbeat, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, rich and poor, cross dressing, gender bending, high school hunk, high school life, romance, mistaken identity, society, youth, seductive behavior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.2
 8K
Home Movies (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Home Movies is an American animated television sitcom that was originally broadcast from April 26, 1999 to April 4, 2004. Brendon Small is the creator, head writer and lead musician of Home Movies. Jon Benjamin, Melissa Bardin Galsky and Janine ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, gross out humor
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, filmmaking, football, director, coach, actress, actor, divorce, parents and children, suburbs, adolescence vs adulthood, filmmaker ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
His and Her Circumstances (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: In His and Her Circumstances, like a drug, Yukino Miyazawa was addicted to admiration and praise from those around her. She worked hard to become the perfect student, the perfect girl. But that was before… him. Souichirou Arima. The instant she ...
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, young lovers, teenage love, friendship, child abuse, bully, slice of life, romance, teenage life, estrangement, against the odds, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
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Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (1995)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist is an American animated series that originally ran on Comedy Central from May 28, 1995 to December 24, 1999—with a final set of three shelved episodes airing in 2002—starring Jonathan Katz, Jon Benjamin, and ...
Style: cynical, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: therapy, psychiatrist, doctors and patients, parents and children, artists and showbiz, clinic, psychotherapist, workplace, family relations, power relations, treatment, therapist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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Love Hina (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 544 min.
Story: Keitaro and his childhood sweetheart make a promise to be accepted at and to meet each other at the prestigous Toudai University before she moved out of his life. About a decade later, Keitaro has become an artist and a daydreamer, having ranked ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: martial arts, university, friendship, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, school, romance, opposites attract, looking for sex, college, love triangle, teenage love ...
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.6
 4K
GTO (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: About Eikichi Onizuka, a 22-year-old ex-gangster member and a virgin. He has one ambition that no one ever expected from him. His solely life purpose is to become the greatest high school teacher ever.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dedicated educator, starting over, teachers and students, workplace situations, youth, power relations, rebelliousness, teenage life, fish out of water, uneducated, adult virgin ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.7
 318K
The Simpsons (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Set in Springfield, the average American town, the show focuses on the antics and everyday adventures of the Simpson family; Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie, as well as a virtual cast of thousands. Since the beginning, the series has been a pop ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, witty, not serious, biting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: parents and children, neighbor, siblings relations, family relations, social satire, housewife, small town, mischievous children, eccentric family, goofy hero, couple relations, incompetent police ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 80s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Fruits Basket (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: Tohru Honda is 16 year old orphaned girl who gets invited to live in the house of her classmate, the handsome boy Sohma Yuki, and his cousins, 16 year old Kyo and 27 year old Shigure. However, these young men and parts of the rest of their family ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: transformation, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, friendship, youth, friends, high school life, high school hunk, everyday life, loss of parent, loss of family member, creature ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 7.4
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Pepper Ann (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pepper Ann is an American animated series created by Sue Rose and aired on first run syndication. It debuted on September 1, 1997, and ended on November 24, 2000. Pepper Ann stars adolescents and charts their ups and downs at Hazelnut Middle ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: school, social misfits, youth, anti heroes, best friends, friends, social awkwardness, teenage life, intelligence, outcast, small town, teacher
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.0
 7K
The Critic (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 522 min.
Story: The Critic is an American prime time animated series revolving around the life of New York film critic Jay Sherman, voiced by actor Jon Lovitz. It was created by writing partners Al Jean and Mike Reiss, who had previously worked as writers and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: obnoxious boss, media satire, showbiz, misfit, family relations, disorder, single parent, boss and employee, culture clash, eccentric family, physical appearance, tv show ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: Sakura Dormitory is a dorm of the high school affiliated with Suimei University of the Arts (often shortened as Suiko), which hosts the strangest, most trouble-making students. After being kicked out of the normal dorm for keeping a stray cat, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, coming of age, love triangle, high school life, love, cat, slice of life, school life, dormitory, romance, teenage life, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Heaven and Earth (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Tenjho Tenge, also written as Tenjo Tenge, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Oh! great. The story primarily focuses on the members of the Juken Club and their opposition, the Executive Council, which is the ruling student body of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, school, high school, gang, high school life, teenage life, youth, siblings relations, legends and myths, rivalry, friends, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Paradise Kiss (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Top high-school student seeks some purpose in life. A group of fashion design students ask her to be the front model for their clothing label "Paradise Kiss". Although she finds them weird, she accepts and soon blossoms as a person.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: high school life, fashion, high school, college, designer, rise to the top, youth, romance, model, social climbing, lifestyle, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.7
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SuperGals (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Sporting designer clothes, make-up, and nails, Ran Kotobuki is the very picture of a trendy, young Shibuya girl, but don't let that fool you. This girl comes from a family of cops, and she’s ready to lay you out flat if you even think about ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: teenager, best friends, teenage life, high school, youth, friends, parents and children, family relations, brother sister relationship, fashion, marriage proposal, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.0
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Clannad (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tomoya Okazaki is a third year high school student resentful of his life. His mother passed away from a car accident when he was younger, causing his father to resort to alcohol and cigarettes. This results in fights between the two until ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, uplifting
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, basketball, follow your dream, friendship, romance, high school life, teenage life, coming of age, fall in love, ambition, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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