Movies and TV shows like Family Guy

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Family Guy
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: humorous, cynical, dark humor, witty, exciting, not serious, offbeat, biting, clever, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: eccentric family, parents and children, family life, anthropomorphism, dog, family relations, social satire, couple relations, youth, absurdism, small town, goofy hero, boy genius, siblings relations, adolescence, talking dog, evil child, babies and infants, suburbs, cult, dysfunctional family, parody, couples, disorder, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
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South Park
Animation, Comedy
USA
22 min.
 8.7
Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story
Animation, Adventure, Comedy
USA
88 min.
 7.7
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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 disorder, family relations, parents and children, friends, youth, friendship and misfit mostly in Comedy, Animation and Adventure genres. Some movies like Family Guy: The Simpsons (1989), American Dad! (2005), The Cleveland Show (2009), South Park (1997), Robot Chicken (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.7
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The Simpsons
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, not serious, witty, dark humor, biting ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: eccentric family, siblings relations, social satire, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, goofy hero, housewife, neighbor, small town, suburbs, society ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
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American Dad!
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: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, small town, benign alien, parents and children, cia, youth, alien, american flag, eccentric family, family life, couple relations, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, langley virginia
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System:   78%
    User:   90%
 
The Cleveland Show
Genre: Animation, Comedy
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, surreal, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, family life, suburbs, couples, family relations, disorder, starting over, couple relations, eccentric family, lovers reunited, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia
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System:   64%
    User:   100%
 
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Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story
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: clever, dark humor, humorous, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, on the road, self discovery, parody, family life, censorship, pornography, youth, adventure, storytelling, vengeance, disorder ...
Time: future
Place: usa, san francisco, rhode island
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South Park
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, not serious, gross out humor, humorous, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, mischievous children, adult humor, group of friends, elementary school, parody, small town, child swearing, social satire, friends, stupidity, vicious ...
Place: colorado, usa
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System:   51%
    User:   54%
 
 7.8
 36K
Robot Chicken
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Robot Chicken is an American stop-motion claymation comedy television series created and executive produced by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich along with co-head writers Douglas Goldstein and Tom Root. The writers, especially Green, also provide ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, clever, bad taste humour ...
Audience: teens
Plot: media satire, artists and showbiz, imaginary, disorder, mad scientist, goofy hero, parody, celebrity culture, friends, escapades, toys, network ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   75%
 
The Simpsons Movie
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: humorous, funny, satirical, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family, goofy hero, parents and children, sarcasm, eccentric family, adventure, save the day, twists & turns, irreverent, political conspiracy, danger, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   42%
    User:   100%
 
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 9.3
 228K
Rick and Morty
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: absurd, humorous, dark humor, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, adventure, time travel, scientist, inventions and discoveries, social satire, imaginary, disorder, grandfather grandson relationship, absurd humor, monster, prodigy ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   50%
 
Aqua Teen Hunger Force
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, goofy hero, hip hop, roommate, master villain, friendship, suburbs, cooking and food, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   100%
 
Napoleon Dynamite
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, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: goofy hero, friendship, high school, eccentric family, small town, high school life, small town life, teenage life, misfit, youth, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
Ugly Americans
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ugly Americans is an American animated sitcom created by Devin Clark and developed by David M. Stern. The program focuses on the life of Mark Lilly, a social worker employed by the Department of Integration, in an alternate reality version of New ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, dark humor, gross out humor
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, urban, workplace situations, city life, imaginary, misfit, power relations, zombie, supernatural, workplace, immigrants, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   100%
 
Daria in 'Is It Fall Yet?'
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, dark humor, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, high school, fashion, sarcasm, teacher, rebelliousness, teenager, camp, irreverent, parents and children, unlikely friendships, mentor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   34%
 
 4.9
 649
Crash Canyon
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: humorous, not serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, eccentric family, social relations, disorder, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family relations, ventriloquist, castaway, motor home, stranded, canyon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   31%
    User:   25%
 
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Happy Tree Friends: Volume 1: First Blood
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: They're cute, they're happy, they're cuddly, they love life, and they die in the most gruesome ways - every single episode. Meet Cuddles the rabbit, Flakey the dandruff-ridden porcupine, Sniffles the brainy anteater, Lumpy the moose, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, dark humor, biting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, cult, violence spree, friendship, animal life, parody, nothing goes right, danger, deadly, imaginary, chaos, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   29%
 
Happy Tree Friends, Volume 3: Third Strike
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The blood keeps flowing in Volume 3 of the Happy Tree Friends TV Series DVD! The DVD contains nine more splatterings of violence from Season 1, plus more never-before-seen bonus features. Episodes include: A Change of Heart, A Whole Lotta Love, Mime ...
Style: humorous, not serious, biting, cynical, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, anti heroes, violence spree, cult, parody, animal life, nothing goes right, danger, disorder, goofy hero, misfit, deathtrap ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   35%
 
 7.4
 11K
Clerks
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: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, friendship, cult, store, twentysomething life, workplace situations, disorder, workplace, friends, escapades, petty job, loser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   36%
 
 5.0
 66
Fatherhood
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, family life, suburbs, family, suburban life, sitcom, family relations, social relations, siblings relations, teenage life, society, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   29%
 
 8.5
 185K
Futurama
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: futuristic, humorous, surreal, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, robot, goofy hero, alien, escapades, mad scientist, benign alien, adult humor, social satire, workplace situations, partners, scientist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   31%
 
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 7.5
 40K
The Middle
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the city of Orson, Indiana.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: parents and children, family relations, parenthood, adolescence, family life, siblings relations, family, family values, everyday life, childhood, talking to self, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   33%
 
The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Fritz, now married and with a son, is desperate to escape from the domestic hell he now finds himself in. Lighting up a joint, he begins to dream about his eight other lives, hoping to find one that will provide a pleasant distraction.
Style: disturbing, witty, not serious, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: violence, sex, addiction, marijuana, racism, nudity (full frontal - brief), on the road, buddies, college, social misfits, drugs, couple relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
Malcolm in the Middle
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, neurotic, realistic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, sitcom, social satire, eccentric family, teenage life, prodigy, sarcasm, suburban life, youth, anger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
 4.9
 522
Lil' Pimp
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A comedy about a nine-year-old pimp, Lil' Pimp, who hustles his ho's around the neighborhood. Along with his Mom, Pop, pimpin' pals Fruitjuice and Nagchampa, as well as superfine ho's, Yam Basket and Honeysak, and his loveable ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, farce, school, mischievous children, urban ghetto, prostitute, suburbs, urban, unemployment, urban ghetto life, when the parents are away, city life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
Bob and Margaret
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Philippines
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bob and Margaret is a Canadian/UK animated television series that was also shown in the United States and all over the world. The series was produced by Nelvana, a Toronto animation studio, and created by Canadian David Fine and Brit Alison Snowden. ...
Style: semi serious, talky, clever, realistic, witty ...
Plot: couple relations, midlife crisis, sitcom, culture clash, couples, dull life, family life, society, unfulfillment, family relations, dentist, childless couple ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: canada, england, europe
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System:   29%
    User:   24%
 
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Wonder Showzen
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Wonder Showzen is an American sketch comedy television series that aired between 2005 and 2006 on MTV2. It was created by John Lee and Vernon Chatman of PFFR. The show is rated TV-MA. The show's format is that of educational PBS ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: puppets, disorder, interracial relations, sexual relations, chaos and mayhem, religions or cults, society, social problems, racial slur, stupidity, african american, sexual activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   27%
 
 6.9
 215
Stone Quackers
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Stone Quackers revolves around the misadventures of two ducks, Whit and Clay, along with their friends Barf and Dottie, plus the authority Officer Barry.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, prank, disorder, friendship, friends, cartoon duck, anthropomorphism, duck, group of friends, police officer, animal, cartoon bird ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: doctors and patients, clinic, therapy, parents and children, artists and showbiz, workplace, family relations, power relations, psychotherapist, psychiatrist, treatment, therapist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   27%
 
Jay and Silent Bob's Super Groovy Cartoon Movie
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: When they can no longer stomach the ever-growing weed of suburban crime, Jay and Silent Bob take on the mantles of costumed avengers Bluntman and Chronic, smashing the super-villains they accidentally create! Can the Doobage Duo save their beloved ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, parody, fighting crime, superhero, stoners, heroes, crimes, escapades, partners, rivalry, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   25%
 
Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Short skits based on the cut away gags from the show Family Guy.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, biting
Audience: teens
Plot: celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, media, society, disorder, lifestyle, vulgarity, youtube
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   26%
 

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Titeuf
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Titeuf is a comic series created by Swiss draughtsman Zep (real name Philippe Chapuis) depicting the life of a young boy (the title's namesake Titeuf, "Tootuff" in the English translation) and his vision of the adult world & ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: buddies, nothing goes right, family, teenage life, youth, friends, young heroes, introspection, parents and children, siblings relations, teachers and students, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   27%
    User:   25%
 
Allen Gregory
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Allen Gregory is a short-lived American animated television series that aired on Fox from October 30 to December 18, 2011. The series was created by Jonah Hill, Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul. The series was officially cancelled by Fox on January 8, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, school, misfit, youth, teachers and students, family relations, friends, social relations, elementary school, snobbism, gay father, gay parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   26%
 
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