Movies and TV shows like Family Guy

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Family Guy (1999)
 8.1
 287K
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 his mother and taking over the world), Meg (the oldest, and is the most unpopular girl in town) and Chris (the middle kid, he's not very bright but has a passion for movies). The final member of the family is Brian - a talking dog and much more than a pet, he keeps Stewie in check whilst sipping Martinis and sorting through his own life issues.
Style: dark humor, humorous, cynical, exciting, witty, offbeat, clever, biting, not serious, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, dog, family relations, family life, eccentric family, parents and children, social satire, couple relations, adolescence, siblings relations, goofy hero, parody, absurdism, anthropomorphism, youth, geek, dysfunctional family, talking dog, evil child, boy genius, death, friends, parenthood, officer, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: rhode island, usa

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Most similar movies to Family Guy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and witty films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, disorder, eccentric family, family life, youth and friends mostly in Animation, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Family Guy: American Dad! (2005), The Simpsons (1989), Paradise PD (2018), F is for Family (2015), The Cleveland Show (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 109K
American Dad! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The series focuses on an eccentric motley crew that is the Smith family and their three housemates: Father, husband, and breadwinner Stan Smith; his better half housewife, Francine Smith; their college-aged daughter, Hayley Smith; and their ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: cia, family relations, small town, benign alien, parents and children, patriotism, youth, german, stupidity, alien, american flag, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, virginia, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.7
 338K
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: family relations, eccentric family, siblings relations, social satire, parents and children, neighbor, housewife, couple relations, small town, goofy hero, society, elementary school ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 80s, 90s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 10K
Paradise PD (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: An eager young rookie joins the ragtag small-town police force led by his dad as they bumble, squabble and snort their way through a big drug case.
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, cynical
Plot: police investigation, social satire, small town, buddies, disorder, goofy hero, stupidity, bad cop, dumb, police protagonist, criminal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, gross out humor, realistic, satirical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, working class, emotional abuse, family relations, couple relations, neighbor neighbor relationship, domineering father, identity crisis, teenage life, television ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Cleveland Show (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Henry, and Richard Appel for the Fox Broadcasting Company as a spin-off of Family Guy. The series centers on the Browns and Tubbs, two dysfunctional families ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, ethnic humor, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: black american, family life, parents and children, starting over, family relations, blended family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, family man, black family, suburbs, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.3
 290K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: humorous, offbeat, dark humor, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, mad scientist, adventure, time travel, inventions and discoveries, grandfather grandson relationship, youth, imaginary, odd, prodigy, disorder, family relations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The major sub-plot circles around the youngest Griffin, Stewie, who has a near-death experience at a pool when a lifeguard chair falls on him, but he survives. After having a vision of being in Hell, he decides to change his ways, but this ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, search, adventure, family life, parents and children, on the road, disorder, family relations, existence paradox, friends, fan, storytelling ...
Time: future
Place: usa, rhode island, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.3
 12K
Brickleberry (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Brickleberry National Park is facing closure, but not if the park’s dysfunctional park rangers can help it! “Brickleberry,” an animated half-hour series, follows the crazy bunch of park rangers as they do their worst to keep the park running. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, absurd, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: in the woods, workplace situations, dysfunctional character, escapades, sexual tension, animal life, lesbian, national park, park ranger, supportive coworker, workplace, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
 18K
Drawn Together (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Reality-TV
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Drawn Together is an American adult animated sitcom, which ran on Comedy Central from October 27, 2004 to November 14, 2007. The series was created by Dave Jeser and Matt Silverstein, and uses a sitcom format with a TV reality show setting. Like ...
Style: humorous, witty, surreal, offbeat, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, misfit, party, misfit partners, buddies, parody, superhero, nothing goes right, sexual activity, reality tv, absurd humor, sexual humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.7
 305K
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, witty, gross out humor, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, elementary school, child swearing, buddies, mischievous children, friends, social satire, small town, death, adult humor, group of friends, vicious ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Simpsons Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After Homer accidentally pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.
Style: funny, humorous, satirical, absurd, clever ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, snow, goofy hero, bomb, eccentric family, parents and children, save the day, president, heroic mission, danger, irresponsible, sarcasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa, oregon, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 203K
Futurama (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The adventures of a late-20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy, Philip J. Fry, who, after being unwittingly cryogenically frozen for one thousand years, finds employment at Planet Express, an interplanetary delivery company in the ...
Style: cynical, humorous, futuristic, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, alien, mad scientist, robot, scientist, goofy hero, androids and robots, social satire, benign alien, escapades, space and aliens, time travel ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.1
 58K
Bob's Burgers (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Bob's Burgers follows a third-generation restaurateur, Bob, as he runs Bob's Burgers with the help of his wife and their three kids. Bob and his quirky family have big ideas about burgers, but fall short on service and sophistication. ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, gross out humor, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family business, sitcom, chef, workplace, parenthood, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, menu, romance, sibling relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Happy Tree Friends (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Happy Tree Friends is an American flash cartoon created and developed by Aubrey Ankrum, Rhode Montijo, Kenn Navarro and Warren Graff for Mondo Media. The show is cited as an early example of a popular Internet phenomenon achieving a cult ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, cynical, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sadism, monster, stupidity, humiliation, danger, death, faked death, parody, friends, nothing goes right, mad, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: offbeat, not serious, cynical, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: crimes, family life, family problems, disorder, dysfunctional family, ocean or sea, family relations, friends, hopes, eccentric family, going straight, parents and children ...
Time: prehistory
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
BoJack Horseman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Meet the most beloved sitcom horse of the 90s - 20 years later. BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show "Horsin' Around," but today he's washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing colorful ...
Style: humorous, satirical, cynical, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: existentialism, desire for fame, showbiz, washed up star, down on your luck, depression, cynicism, hollywood, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, life is a bitch, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Aqua Teen Hunger Force is an American animated television series on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. The series made its official debut on September 9, 2001 on Adult swim; after the pilot episode was aired as a ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, humorous, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, friendship, farce, stupidity, mad scientist, intelligence, heroes, goofy hero, adventure, heroic mission, unlikely partners, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 6K
Mr. Pickles (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: The Goodman family lives with their lovable pet dog, Mr. Pickles, a deviant border collie with a secret satanic streak.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vicious, pets, cartoon dog, family life, small town, perversion, small town life, satanic ritual, heavy metal, family relations, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 8.6
 126K
Archer Vice (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sterling Archer is the world's most daunting spy. He works for ISIS, a spy agency run by his mother. In between dealing with his boss and his co-workers - one of whom is his ex-girlfriend - Archer manages to annoy or seduce everyone that ...
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sarcasm, spy, espionage, danger, womanizer, cia, escapades, government agency, male objectification, james bond spoof, dialogue, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 8.0
 22K
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 ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, intelligence, teenage life, family relations, adolescence, antisocial behavior, high school life, loner, school, society, best friends, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 3K
Bordertown (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The comedy, which takes place in a fictitious desert town near the U.S.-Mexico border, centers on the intertwining daily lives of neighbors Bud Buckwald and Ernesto Gonzales. Bud, a married father of three, is a Border Patrol agent who feels ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, sitcom, immigrants, couple relations, parents and children, society, family life, couples, dysfunctional family, immigration
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sit Down Shut Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sit Down, Shut Up is an American animated television series created by Mitchell Hurwitz for the Fox network. The series focuses on a group of high school teachers in a small town in Florida "who don't care about teaching". The series ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, humorous, not serious
Plot: high school, hippie, gays and lesbians, boss and employee, workplace situations, social relations, hypocrisy, womanizer, teachers and students, mentally unstable, small town, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ 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: witty, humorous, bad taste humour, clever, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heavy metal, stupidity, high school, odd couple, buddies, heavy metal culture, media satire, hardcase students, rock, practical joke, escapades, fart joke ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: social relations, family relations, supernatural, family life, couples, misfit, couple relations, eccentric family, suburban life, fish out of water, hidden identity, imaginary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: family values, society, youth, family relations, unsupportive parent, environmentalism, family tradition, family life, save the planet, teenage life, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: humorous, offbeat, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: goofy hero, eccentric family, youth, friends, social relations, family relations, delusion, friendship, teenage life, wannabe, high school, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Angry Beavers (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Angry Beavers is an American animated television series created by Mitch Schauer for the Nickelodeon channel. The series revolves around Daggett and Norbert Beaver, two young beaver brothers who have left their home to become bachelors in the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, dark humor, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beaver, siblings relations, friendship, escapades, family relations, brother brother relationship, when the parents are away, in the woods, friends, danger, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 669
Crash Canyon (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Crash Canyon is a Canadian animated series. It tells the story of the community living at the bottom of a canyon. The Wendell family is looking for an original holiday by caravan but their trip ends sooner than expected at the bottom of a canyon in ...
Style: not serious, cynical, witty, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, culture clash, family relations, social relations, eccentric family, parents and children, disorder, butler, bear, stranded, black family, canadian stereotype ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.0
 69
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, family life, sitcom, suburbs, parents and children, family, teenage life, siblings relations, suburban life, family relations, social relations, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 8K
The Oblongs (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, 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, offbeat
Plot: social misfits, siblings relations, eccentric family, parents and children, twins, family relations, genetically altered, toxic, family life, tribe, misfit, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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