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.
TV show
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: clever, witty, cynical, adult animation, humorous, semi serious, gothic, feel good, intellectual, epic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sarcasm, social misfits, loner, antisocial behavior, high school life, teenage life, everyday life, adolescence, school, intelligence, society, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, family relations, lifestyle, classmate, eccentric family, parents and children, satire, teen angst, popularity, shyness, rock, teenage girl, verbal byplay ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s

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Most similar movies to Daria

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and sitcom films and TV series with plots about teenage life, friendship, youth, high school life, high school, school and friends mostly in Comedy, Animation and Drama genres. Some movies like Daria: Ghost World (2001), Freaks and Geeks (1999), As Told by Ginger (2000), My So-Called Life (1994), 6teen (2004). 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, realistic, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: friendship, misfit, sarcasm, summer camp, fighting the system, grudge, teen angst, teenage life, rebelliousness, parents and children, family relations, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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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, ironic, semi serious, witty, adult animation ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, college, friendship, sarcasm, graduation, teenage love, school, teenage girl, family relations, teen angst, lifestyle, buddies ...
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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: thought provoking, depressing, stylized, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, age difference, older man younger woman relationship, friendship, graduation, teenage girl, adolescence, teenage life, blues, older man young girl relationship, best friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
96%
Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: humorous, light, semi serious, captivating, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: nerd, friendship, social misfits, teenager, teenage life, weed, socially awkward, high school, social relations, cheerleader, teacher student relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, year 1981, 90s, 20th century, year 1980
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.
TV show
Story: As Told by Ginger focuses on middle schooler Ginger Foutley who, with her friends, tries to become more than a social geek.
Style: feel good, light, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: school, teenage life, siblings relations, youth, everyday life, high school life, best friends, diary, friendship, parents and children, popularity, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
My So-Called Life (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: sentimental, sincere, serious, emotional, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, female protagonist, teenager, teenage daughter, first love, teenage girl, high school hunk, gay teenager, coming of age, friendship, teenage crush, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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6teen (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: teenager, slice of life, friendship, shopping mall, friends, buddies, teenage life, best friends, longing, youth, teenage boy, giant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
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100%
Beavis and Butt-Head (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
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: adult animation, humorous, witty, not serious, sitcom ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, heavy metal culture, stupidity, heavy metal, buddies, odd couple, media satire, hardcase students, satire, bad taste humour, escapades, practical joke ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
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75%
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Home Movies (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: adult animation, sitcom, epic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: coach, divorce, coming of age, soccer, single mother, actor, actress, filmmaking, football, family relations, director, parents and children ...
Time: 2000s, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa
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67%
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The Oblongs (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 284 min.
TV show
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: adult animation, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sitcom ...
Audience: kids
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, family life, society, social misfits, misfit, toxic, husband wife relationship, surrealism, deformity, genetically altered ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
King of the Hill (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: adult animation, witty, sitcom, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ordinary person, suburban life, family relations, small town, youth, family life, teenage life, overbearing parent, couples, manhood, patriotism, manager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
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Braceface (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, family life, high school life, parents and children, teenage life, single parent, friends, teenage girl, child protagonist, teenager, teenage protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Big Mouth (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Teenage friends find their lives upended by the wonders and horrors of puberty in this edgy comedy from real-life pals Nick Kroll and Andrew Goldberg.
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, funny, adult animation ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: puberty, grownups, adolescence, teenage sexuality, character change, self discovery, gay stereotype, friendship, parents and children, teenage boy, dark humor, masturbation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blue Spring Ride (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
TV show
Story: At the end of her first year of high school, Futaba Yoshioka suddenly has a chance encounter with her first love, Kou Tanaka. Three years ago, he transferred schools before she was able to say how she felt about him. After meeting each other again, ...
Style: shoujo, captivating, romantic, stylized, visually appealing ...
Plot: friendship, school, romance, love triangle, high school, everyday life, teenage love, love, high school life, love and romance, teenager, romantic relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Read It and Weep (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young girl turns into an A-List celebrity over night when her private journal is accidently published and becomes a best-seller.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: teenage love, high school, teenage girl, diary, youth, alter ego, popularity, teenage life, power relations, adolescence vs adulthood, overnight success, rising to stardom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Napoleon Dynamite (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, realistic, humorous, light, sitcom ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: social awkwardness, family relations, friendship, teenage life, youth, misfit, goofy hero, delusion, disorder, high school, eccentric family, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Pet Girl of Sakurasou (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: touching, entertaining, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, high school life, teenage love, couple relations, love triangle, everyday life, friendship, youth, teenage life, couples, dormitory, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Little Monster (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: romance, love story, couples, teenage life, school, couple relations, friendship, high school life, slice of life, teenage love, teenage girl, schoolgirl ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Real Girl (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Tsutsui Hikari (a.k.a "Tsuttsun") is a high school student who is content with his virtual life of anime and video games. One day, he gets stuck cleaning the pool with Iroha, a real live girl who is stylish, sassy and known to be easy with ...
Style: captivating, exciting, romantic, light, humorous
Plot: high school, couple relations, couples, lifestyle, youth, love, romance, teenage life, teenage love, love affair, teen romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
F is for Family (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, adult animation, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, couple relations, gross out humor, satire, parents and children, family relations, emotional abuse, teenage life, teenager, betrayal, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
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The Simpsons (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: adult animation, humorous, sitcom, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, chick flick
Plot: dark humor, siblings relations, social satire, satire, suburbs, goofy hero, family relations, society, eccentric family, parents and children, housewife, small town ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Kimi ni Todoke: From Me to You (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kuronuma Sawako is completely misunderstood by her classmates. Her timid and sweet demeanor is often mistaken for malicious behavior. This is due to her resemblance to the ghost girl from "The Ring," which has led her peers to give her the ...
Style: shoujo, touching, light, sweet, romantic ...
Plot: romance, high school, school, everyday life, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, outcast, friendship, high school life, friends, humble, romantic relationship, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Family Guy (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: adult animation, cynical, humorous, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: dark humor, social satire, eccentric family, dog, family relations, parents and children, small town, adolescence, goofy hero, anthropomorphism, satire, family life ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 2020s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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Clone High (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
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: semi serious, humorous, parody, adult animation, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: high school, clones, cloning, leader, teenage life, satire, historical figure, experiment, fictional reality, genetic engineering, youth, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
One Week Friends (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: High school sophomore Yūki Hase noticed that Kaori Fujimiya, his classmate, was always alone. He tried to start a conversation with her but was turned down: "My memories of friendship can last only a week," she said. Despite of knowing ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: friendship, high school life, school, coming of age, first love, slice of life, romance, love interest, mother daughter relationship, classmate, friend, everyday life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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South Park (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the misadventures of four irreverent grade-schoolers in the quiet, dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado.
Style: parody, cynical, adult animation, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: satire, social satire, elementary school, gross out humor, mischievous children, death, young kid, small town, vicious, gay slur, friends, killings ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 20th century, 2010s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Akebi's Sailor Uniform (2022)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Robai Private Academy is a well-known girls’ junior high school in the countryside. Komichi Akebi is a girl who, for a certain reason, has dreamed of wearing a Robai Academy sailor uniform. Her dream comes true, and her heart races as the day of ...
Style: semi serious, satirical, captivating, entertaining
Plot: friendship, slice of life, countryside, girls' school, school, lifestyle, friends, teenage life, classmate classmate relationship, teenage girl, classmate, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Goode Family (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, society, family values, teenage life, family relations, environmentalism, unsupportive parent, family tradition, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, save the planet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Most Popular Girls in School (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Most Popular Girls in School (abbreviated MPGIS) is an American stop-motion animated comedy web series that debuted on YouTube on May 1, 2012. Created by Mark Cope and Carlo Moss, the series animates Barbie, Ken and other fashion dolls, usually ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: cheerleader, teenage life, rivalry, popularity, high school, best friends, youth, friends, uninhibited rivalry, high school hunk, high school life, barbie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Hidamari Sketch (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: For years, Yuno has dreamed of attending Yamabuki Arts High School, but now that she's been accepted, it means the scary prospect of moving away from her home and family for the first time! Fortunately, Yuno quickly learns that if her new ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, high school, teenage life, follow your dream, hopes, youth, best friends, lifestyle, high school life, slice of life, friends, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%