Movies and TV shows like Daria

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Daria (1997)
 8.0
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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, cynical, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, intellectual, dark humor, adult animation
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, antisocial behavior, intelligence, teenage life, adolescence, loner, school, high school life, sarcasm, best friends, family relations, society, satire, everyday life, classmate, eccentric family, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage girl, popularity, teacher, parents and children, rock, verbal byplay, classmates ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s

Most similar movies to Daria

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films and TV series with plots about youth, teenage life, friendship, family relations, friends, high school and school mostly in Comedy, Animation and Drama genres. Some movies like Daria: Ghost World (2001), Freaks and Geeks (1999), As Told by Ginger (2000), Beavis and Butt-Head (1993), My So-Called Life (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: friendship, misfit, summer camp, grudge, summer vacation, fighting the system, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, rebelliousness, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, semi serious, ironic, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: graduation, high school, college, school, teenage love, friendship, family relations, teen angst, lifestyle, buddies, teenage life, eccentric family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 112K
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, stylized, thought provoking, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, older man younger woman relationship, age difference, friendship, teenage life, adolescence, best friends, graduation, blues, youth, unlikely friendships, coming-of-age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, clever ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: weed, high school, teenage life, teacher, slacker, nerd, friendship, freak, social misfits, social relations, teenage love, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1981
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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As Told by Ginger (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, 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: light, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: school, everyday life, popularity, best friends, teenage life, youth, parents and children, siblings relations, diary, peer pressure, friendship, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, bad taste humour, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, high school, odd couple, buddies, stupidity, media satire, hardcase students, heavy metal culture, satire, rock, escapades, practical joke ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
My So-Called Life (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The life of a 15 year-old high school student, whose angst-ridden journey through adolescence, friendship, parents, and life teaches her what it means to grow up.
Style: sincere, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school hunk, first love, family relations, teenage girl, teenage daughter, high school, adolescence, teen romance, shyness, teenage crush, crush, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 8K
The Oblongs (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 284 min.
Story: The Oblongs is an American animated television series aimed at teenagers and adults. It is loosely based on a series of characters introduced in creator Angus Oblong's picture book entitled Creepy Susie and 13 Other Tragic Tales for Troubled ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat, adult animation ...
Plot: eccentric family, genetically altered, family relations, social misfits, society, misfit, family life, parents and children, toxic, radiation, husband wife relationship, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Napoleon Dynamite (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Napoleon Dynamite is an American animated sitcom based on the 2004 cult film of the same name. The series was created by Jared and Jerusha Hess and developed by the Hesses and Mike Scully. The series follows the adventures of Napoleon Dynamite in ...
Style: realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage life, silly humor, wannabe, disorder, family relations, social relations, friends, social awkwardness, delusion, high school, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: entertaining, touching, light, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, high school life, friendship, teenage love, social relations, dormitory, romance, teenage life, everyday life, couples, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: sitcom, adult animation, witty, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, small town, suburban life, suburbs, overbearing parent, salesman, manhood, friends, guest, grandparent and grandchild, machismo, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.1
 9K
Home Movies (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
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: offbeat, humorous, witty, not serious, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, actor, football, divorce, director, family relations, actress, filmmaking, coach, childhood, shyness, friends ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 299K
Family Guy (1999)
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, cynical, humorous, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, social satire, small town, parents and children, talking animals, dog, satire, family life, couple relations, adolescence, goofy hero, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.8
 958
Duncanville (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The series centers on the life of Duncan, a spectacularly average 15-year-old boy, his family and friends. Poehler will provide the voice of Duncan and his high-strung mom, Annie, who is constantly trying to prevent her son from ruining his life.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, adult animation, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: costume, social satire, weird, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, couple relations, family, coming of age, brother sister relationship, high school, mother son relationship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.7
 323K
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, witty, offbeat, humorous, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, elementary school, parody, social satire, child swearing, buddies, mischievous children, death, friends, small town, teacher, vicious ...
Time: 1990s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 8.7
 356K
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: dark humor, witty, humorous, not serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, social satire, parents and children, eccentric family, neighbor, couple relations, small town, satire, mischievous children, goofy hero, society ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 6.4
 3K
Braceface (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Braceface is a Canadian animated series that aired on Teletoon in Canada, and on Disney Channel and ABC Family in the United States, as well as Pop Girl in Australia. It is produced by American actress Alicia Silverstone, and made by the Canadian ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, light
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: best friends, family life, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, teenage life, high school life, youth, single parent, superhuman powers, misfit, family, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Goode Family (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Goode Family is an American animated comedy series, which originally aired on ABC from May 27, 2009 to August 7, 2009. The series was created by Mike Judge, and follows the life of an environmentally responsible, albeit obsessive, family. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family values, youth, society, teenage life, environmentalism, family relations, unsupportive parent, eccentric family, family life, family tradition, parents and children, save the planet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Eromanga Sensei (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: This "sibling romantic comedy" revolves around Masamune Izumi, a light novel author in high school. Masamune's little sister is Sagiri, a shut-in girl who hasn't left her room for an entire year. She even forces her brother to ...
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, humorous, psychological, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brother sister relationship, friendship, teenage life, love affair, love and romance, fall in love, youth, teenager, disorder, love, family, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 570
Pop Team Epic (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 12 min.
Story: Crude, rude, and a little…cute? Get ready for the larger-than-life attitude of Popuko and Pipimi, the small and tall stars of Pop Team Epic! Based off the bizarre four-panel webcomic by Bukubu Okawa comes a comedy that’ll throw you off with its ...
Style: light, humorous, captivating, exciting, sincere
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: classmate classmate relationship, high school life, friendship, teenage life, youth, love, school, adventure, classmate, classmates, teenage love, school life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
This Ugly Yet Beautiful World (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: This Ugly Yet Beautiful World is an anime television series created by Shouji Saeki and Hiroyuki Yamaga. It was co-produced by the Gainax and Shaft animation studios. The series aired on the Tokyo Broadcasting System from April 1, 2004 to June 16, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat
Plot: chosen one, fall in love, romance, youth, heroes, teenage life, high school life, love and romance, in the woods, high school, motorcycle, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 375
Bromwell High (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bromwell High is an animated series about a British high school in South London. It first aired on Teletoon in Canada and Channel 4 in the United Kingdom. It is a co-production between Hat Trick Productions in the UK and DHX Media in Canada. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: school, teachers and students, teenage life, youth, friends, high school life, school life, interracial friendship, nihilism, power relations, black british, british asian ...
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 6K
Squidbillies (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Squidbillies is an animated television series about the Cuylers, an impoverished family of anthropomorphic hillbilly mud squids living in the Appalachian region of Georgia's mountains. The show is produced by Williams Street Studios for the ...
Style: humorous, cynical, not serious, offbeat, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hillbilly, eccentric family, family problems, going straight, dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, family relations, cartoon violence, surrealism, satire, white trash ...
Time: prehistory
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 6.5
 510
Please Twins! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Please Twins!, is an anime television series, scripted by Yousuke Kuroda and produced by Bandai Visual, which was later adapted into a light novel and one-volume manga series. It centers on a family of three teenagers in high school all living ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, ecchi
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, teenage love, youth, romance, family relations, fall in love, social differences, high school life, orphan, forbidden love, siblings relations, society ...
Place: okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Neighbors from Hell (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Neighbors from Hell was a satirical American animated sitcom that ran on TBS from June 7, 2010 to July 26, 2010. The executive producer of the series is Pam Brady. The first and only season consisted of 10 episodes. The series is owned by 20th ...
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, couples, social relations, parents and children, fish out of water, family relations, eccentric family, couple relations, misfit, suburban life, imaginary, suburbs ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Tom Goes to the Mayor (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Tom Goes to the Mayor is an American animated television series created by Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim for Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. It premiered on November 14, 2004 and ended on September 25, 2006, with a ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, cynical, clever ...
Plot: mayor, follow your dream, fish out of water, odd couple, nothing goes right, comedy team, stupidity, absurd humor, satire, small town, small town life, shopping mall ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.1
 6K
Clone High (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Story: Clone High is a Canadian-American adult animated television series that aired for one season on MTV and Teletoon. The series had run in its entirety in Canada on Teletoon before premiering in the United States on MTV. The last five episodes were ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: high school, cloning, leader, teenage life, genetic engineering, youth, folk hero, society, historical character, experiment, changing the past or future, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.2
 5K
6teen (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: 6teen is a Canadian animated sitcom, which premiered in Canada in 2004 on Teletoon. In the USA, 6teen first premiered on Nickelodeon on December 18, 2005 and was removed from the schedule on May 13, 2006. 6teen was previously aired on The N in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic
Plot: teenager, shopping mall, friendship, buddies, longing, youth, giant, conservative, teenage life, athlete's life, friends, bank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
My Little Monster (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Mizutani Shizuku finds peace in her studies.  Working hard to stay at the top of the class, alone but focused.  When she is tasked with delivering class materials to Yoshida Haru, her world starts to rapidly expand.  With some new friends and ...
Style: shoujo, light, feel good, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school life, friendship, teenage love, romance, teenage life, couples, wooing, youth, criminal, slice of life, everyday life, high school ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Clannad: The Motion Picture (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Clannad is set in a high-school located in some Japanese town. Okazaki Tomoya is a third-year student who doesn't take his studies seriously. Always late for class, he's seen as a delinquent by the rest of his classmates who are busy ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, love and romance, teenage life, youth, high school, romance, high school life, terminal illness, love, father son relationship, student, death of mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%