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, realistic, semi serious, intellectual, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: intelligence, social misfits, teenage life, antisocial behavior, family relations, geek, society, high school life, loner, classmates, lifestyle, everyday life, shyness, high school, best friends, adolescence, teacher, popularity, sarcasm, rock, freak, eccentric family, rebel, student, artist ...
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 witty films and TV series with plots about youth, teenage life, friends, high school, high school life, family relations and school mostly in Comedy, Animation and Drama genres. Some movies like Daria: Ghost World (2001), As Told by Ginger (2000), Freaks and Geeks (1999), Beavis and Butt-Head (1993), Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo (2012). 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: witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, high school, friendship, teenage love, school, graduation, looking for sex, coming of age, eccentric family, buddies, social misfits, love and romance ...
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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: witty, humorous, clever, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, summer camp, grudge, misfit, cheerleader, high school, fashion, best friends, high school life, innocence lost, rebelliousness, resentment ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
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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, humorous, realistic, thought provoking, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: age difference, coming of age, friendship, adolescence, teenage life, best friends, graduation, youth, social outcast, dysfunctional family, older man young girl relationship, geek ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: school, popularity, everyday life, best friends, teenage life, friendship, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, youth, lifestyle, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, freak, slacker, geek, teacher, retro, teenage life, friendship, high school life, family relations, sexual activity, marijuana ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1981
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stupidity, high school, buddies, odd couple, rock, media satire, hardcase students, heavy metal culture, escapades, practical joke, surrealism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: humorous, touching, light, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, dormitory, coming of age, love triangle, social relations, high school life, everyday life, friends, couples, teenage life, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: offbeat, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, suburban life, sitcom, youth, friendship, guest, manhood, working class, marital problem, conservative, manager, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: humorous, feel good, sweet, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, high school, opposites attract, teenage life, unlikely couple, youth, fall in love, love and romance, battle of the sexes, romance, overprotective parent, social awkwardness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 8.2
 280K
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, humorous, cynical, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anthropomorphism, small town, dog, family life, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, social satire, couple relations, adolescence, siblings relations, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, gloomy, talky, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: first love, high school hunk, teenage girl, high school, coming of age, adolescence, teenager, gay teenager, best friends, teenage daughter, homosexual, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.1
 9K
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: offbeat, not serious, humorous, witty, gross out humor
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, coach, football, filmmaking, actress, actor, divorce, director, single parent, family life, suburbs, suburban life ...
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: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, bully, friendship, teenage love, young lovers, child abuse, challenge, power of love, teenage life, family problems, young people, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, uneducated, rebelliousness, starting over, lifestyle, workplace situations, dedicated educator, adult virgin, bad attitude, changing lives, fish out of water, teenage life ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.7
 296K
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, offbeat, gross out humor, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, child swearing, parody, mischievous children, buddies, friends, vicious, adult humor, group of friends, small town, gay slur, social satire ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.4
 24K
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: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: racism, street kid, fish out of water, african american, hip hop, youth, culture clash, hypocrisy, disorder, yuppie, hip hop culture, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
I Don't Have Many Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: touching, humorous, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, teenage life, school, teenage love, friendship, social relations, club, youth, misfit, romance, harem, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
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, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: society, youth, family values, family life, eccentric family, save the planet, family relations, unsupportive parent, teenage life, family tradition, parents and children, environmentalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: feel good, humorous, realistic, touching, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: high school life, fashion, high school, college, designer, model, romance, rise to the top, social climbing, youth, lifestyle, fashion designer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.4
 3K
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: school, social misfits, anti heroes, youth, best friends, social awkwardness, friends, teenage life, small town, outcast, teacher, intelligence
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 2K
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: humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: friends, adolescence vs adulthood, family, superhuman powers, parents and children, single parent, youth, best friends, family relations, high school life, misfit, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, school, rivalry, high school life, youth, friends, teenage life, gang, high school, siblings relations, legends and myths, female fighter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Azumanga Daioh (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Azumanga Daioh is a Japanese comedy manga by Kiyohiko Azuma. It was serialized by MediaWorks in the shōnen manga magazine Dengeki Daioh from 1999 to 2002 and collected in four bound volumes. In May 2009, in conjunction with the 10th anniversary of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, biting
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, friendship, birthday, lesbian, teachers and students, shyness, misfit, teenage life, youth, loud, hardcase students ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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, clever ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: neighbor, parents and children, housewife, siblings relations, family relations, mischievous children, social satire, small town, elementary school, incompetent police, eccentric family, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.0
 70
Fatherhood (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Fatherhood is an American animated television series revolving around the Bindlebeep family and various happenings, inspired by the book of the same name by Bill Cosby. This was Nick at Nite's first original animated series. It has aired on ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: society, sitcom, suburbs, family life, teenage life, family, suburban life, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, social relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.7
 81
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, youth, best friends, teenage life, friends, family relations, parents and children, high school, brother sister relationship, abandoned by mother, school life, fashion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
F is for Family (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France, Canada
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: realistic, humorous, not serious, gross out humor
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, family life, working class, television, society, eccentric family, couples, middle class, family man ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Yuta has a problem. As one of the thousands of Japanese students afflicted with "chunibyo," a state where they're so desperate to stand out that they've literally convinced themselves that they have secret knowledge and hidden ...
Style: stylized, exciting, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, supernatural ability, teenage life, teenage love, imaginary, youth, supernatural, school, social relations, high school life, super weapon, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, small town, high school, high school life, misfit, social awkwardness, friendship, delusion, friends, family relations, goofy hero, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 2K
Lucky Star (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Having fun in school, doing homework together, cooking and eating, playing video games, watching anime. All those little things make up the daily life of the anime-and chocolate-loving-Izumi Konata and her friends. Sometimes relaxing but more than ...
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, intellectual, feel good
Audience: girls' night
Plot: teenage life, high school, friends, teenage love, youth, best friends, coming of age, high school life, fall in love, mischievous children, romance, love and romance ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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