Movies and TV shows like Family Guy

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Family Guy (1998)
 8.2
 271K
Family Guy (1998)
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, witty, exciting, offbeat, not serious, biting, clever, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, anthropomorphism, dog, social satire, small town, eccentric family, family life, couple relations, family relations, youth, boy genius, goofy hero, siblings relations, absurdism, adolescence, talking dog, evil child, dysfunctional family, parody, babies and infants, middle class, high school, adult humor, sex, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa

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, family life, friends, eccentric family and youth mostly in Comedy, Animation and Drama 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.
 8.7
 318K
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, not serious, witty, biting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, housewife, neighbor, social satire, incompetent police, small town, eccentric family, goofy hero, couple relations, mischievous children ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 80s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 7.4
 101K
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, american flag, alien, stupidity, german, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Cleveland Show (2009)
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: surreal, not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, family life, family, blended family, black family, couples, suburbs, family relations, disorder, starting over, couple relations, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ 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: clever, dark humor, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fan, time travel, on the road, self discovery, family life, youth, adventure, disorder, babies and infants, parents and children, midlife crisis, misfit ...
Time: future
Place: usa, rhode island, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 8.7
 286K
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, not serious, humorous, gross out humor, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, buddies, mischievous children, friends, vicious, small town, parody, gay slur, group of friends, adult humor, child swearing, social satire ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.8
 36K
Robot Chicken (2001)
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: parody, mad scientist, stupidity, toys, media satire, artists and showbiz, imaginary, disorder, goofy hero, celebrity culture, friends, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 9.3
 228K
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, dark humor, offbeat, not serious, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, inventions and discoveries, time travel, imaginary, adventure, mad scientist, monster, disorder, prodigy, escapades, youth, odd ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, funny, satirical, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: goofy hero, parents and children, eccentric family, family, adventure, save the day, bomb, snow, president, political conspiracy, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa, oregon, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 17K
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, not serious, offbeat, surreal, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, friends, buddies, misfit partners, princess, party, parody, superhero, reality tv, unlikely partners, tv show, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, farce, friendship, mad scientist, stupidity, intelligence, goofy hero, hip hop, master villain, anthropomorphism, suburbs, cooking and food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 649
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, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, culture clash, eccentric family, social relations, disorder, parents and children, family relations, castaway, ventriloquist, stranded, canyon, motor home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.1
 21K
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, cynical, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, intelligence, high school life, teenage life, high school, society, family relations, best friends, shyness, classmates, everyday life, loner ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 2K
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, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: immigrants, sitcom, family life, dysfunctional family, immigration, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, society, couples
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suburban life, small town, sitcom, couple relations, parents and children, middle class, family, eccentric family, suburbs, family life, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.4
 2K
Monkey Dust (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Monkey Dust is a British satirical cartoon, notorious for its dark humour and handling of taboo topics such as bestiality, murder, suicide and paedophilia. There were three series broadcast on BBC Three between 2003 and 2005. Following co-creator ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, offbeat, biting ...
Plot: sexual abuse, dishonesty, society, disorder, immigrants, social misfits, manipulations, terrorism, boss and employee, parents and children, corporate crimes, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: semi serious, humorous, funny, dark humor, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beaver, friendship, siblings relations, in the woods, escapades, brother brother relationship, family relations, when the parents are away, forest, friends, teenage life, animal life ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: eccentric family, family life, suburbs, fish out of water, suburban life, imaginary, family relations, social relations, hidden identity, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: 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 ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 7K
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: social misfits, parents and children, radiation, siblings relations, eccentric family, family relations, twins, family life, misfit, society, toxic, tribe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, suburbs, eccentric family, sitcom, family life, environmentalism, society, family relations, teenage life, working class, save the planet, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.0
 66
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, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, family life, suburbs, family, sitcom, suburban life, family relations, social relations, siblings relations, teenage life, society, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
F is for Family (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
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, not serious, realistic, gross out humor
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, couple relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, family relations, working class, society, couples, suburbs, television, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 10K
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: humorous, dark humor, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: national park, workplace situations, in the woods, park ranger, animal life, lesbian, escapades, disorder, dysfunctional character, supportive coworker, hapless, sexual tension ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 215
Stone Quackers (2014)
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: cartoon duck, friendship, buddies, prank, anthropomorphism, disorder, friends, duck, roommate, friend, adult humor, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Wonder Showzen (2005)
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 ⇓
26%
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (1995)
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: cynical, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: psychiatrist, doctors and patients, parents and children, artists and showbiz, therapy, clinic, psychotherapist, workplace, family relations, power relations, treatment, therapist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.7
 117K
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: cynical, witty, humorous, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, government agency, womanizer, spy spoof, workplace, danger, escapades, heroes, sarcasm, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 52K
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, sitcom, family business, parents and children, siblings relations, menu, sibling relationship, romance, eccentric family, workplace, cooking and food, chef ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 7.4
 11K
Clerks (2000)
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: talky, humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, store, buddies, cult, twentysomething life, workplace situations, disorder, workplace, friends, escapades, petty job, loser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy (2008)
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 ⇓
24%