Movies and TV shows like Futurama

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Futurama (1999)
 8.4
 213K
Futurama (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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 retro-futuristic 31st century.
Style: futuristic, cynical, surreal, humorous, adult animation, suspense, exciting, clever, offbeat, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, goofy hero, scientist, social satire, benign alien, robot, alien, escapades, space and aliens, parody, androids and robots, time travel, professor, partners, coworker, captain, adult humor, cyclops, workplace situations, anti hero, doctor, earth, fish out of water, satire ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1999
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Futurama

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and exciting films and TV series with plots about escapades, disorder, imaginary, heroes, space and aliens, adventure and parody mostly in Animation, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Futurama: Futurama: Bender's Big Score (2007), Rick and Morty (2013), Futurama: Bender's Game (2008), Final Space (2018), The Simpsons (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Futurama: Bender's Big Score (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Planet Express crew return from cancellation, only to be robbed blind by hideous "sprunging" scam artists. Things go from bad to worse when the scammers hack Bender, start traveling through time, and take Earth over entirely! Will ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, futuristic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, androids and robots, destiny, space and aliens, computer virus, save the world, misfit partners, imaginary, escapades, professor, danger, partners ...
Time: future, year 2012, 20th century, year 2000, 24th century ...
Place: new york, new york state, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.2
 377K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: dark humor, offbeat, humorous, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, scientist, time travel, graphic violence, adventure, prodigy, grandfather grandson relationship, relatives, family relations, adolescence, satire, imaginary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Futurama: The Beast with a Billion Backs (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fresh off ripping space-time a new one at the end of "Bender's Big Score," the Planet Express crew is back to mend the tear in reality, or (hopefully) at least not make it worse. Beyond the tear, though, lurks a being of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, futuristic, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, space and aliens, scientist, beast, alien, space travel, monster, professor, danger, evil alien, wedding, dating ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Leela becomes an outlaw when she and a group of ecologically-minded feminists attempt to save an asteroid of primitive life forms and the Violet Dwarf star from being destroyed, while Fry joins a secret society and attempts to stop a mysterious ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, futuristic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, outer space, space opera, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, space and aliens, disorder, danger, partners, androids and robots, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Futurama: Bender's Game (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Leela is insulted by a group of space-rednecks (like regular rednecks, but in space) she enters the Planet Express ship in a demolition derby. She emerges victorious, but when she brings the damaged ship home and the Professor sees the fuel ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, dragon, heroic mission, partners, adventure, parallel world, future dystopia, pretense, danger, good versus evil, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 33K
Final Space (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An astronaut named Gary and his planet-destroying sidekick Mooncake embark on serialized journeys through space in order to unlock the mystery of “Final Space,” the last point in the universe, if it actually does exist.
Style: exciting, feel good, light, futuristic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, spacecraft, alien, outer space, friendship, heroes, astronaut, team, space exploration, good versus evil, love and romance, robot ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.7
 366K
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: dark humor, humorous, witty, not serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, social satire, parents and children, eccentric family, small town, satire, mischievous children, goofy hero, society, suburbs, elementary school ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 20th century, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.1
 3K
Space Dandy (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Space Dandy is a dandy in space! This dreamy adventurer with a to-die-for pompadour travels across the galaxy in search of aliens no one has ever laid eyes on. Each new species he discovers earns him a hefty reward, but this dandy has to be quick on ...
Style: not serious, humorous, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, alien, adventure, outer space, human in outer space, escapades, imaginary, encounter, search, reward, adventurer, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 305K
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: dark humor, cynical, humorous, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social satire, family relations, small town, eccentric family, parents and children, satire, family life, dog, adolescence, goofy hero, siblings relations, parody ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 117K
American Dad! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, adult animation, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, cia, satire, small town, parents and children, benign alien, patriotism, youth, talking animals, stupidity, german, alien ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, virginia, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tripping the Rift: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: What begins for Chode and crew as a routine mission to protect a pissed-off princess will soon become a filth- splattered saga of dismembered royalty, indestructible clown assassins and desperately horny housewives.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, surreal, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, heroic mission, space travel, imaginary, danger, benign alien, androids and robots, heroes, partners, looking for sex, disorder, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Robot Chicken: Star Wars (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fans of Adult Swim's "Robot Chicken" and the Star Wars movie franchise won't want to miss this collection of 30 sketches. This hilarious compilation features an array of skits -- such as "Darth Vader's Collect ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, space and aliens, escapades, good versus evil, superhero, outer space, space travel, emperor, battles, heroes, master villain, goofy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Irresponsible Captain Tylor (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Irresponsible Captain Tylor is an anime series based on The Most Irresponsible Man in Space light novel series by Hitoshi Yoshioka. It was produced by some of Japan's larger studios, including Big West, Tatsunoko Production, King Records ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: space wars, outer space, spacecraft, military, space and aliens, save the world, adventure, anti heroes, inadvertently, alien encounter, fish out of water, military life ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Tripping the Rift (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tripping the Rift is a CGI science fiction comedy television series. It is based on two short animations published on the Internet by Chris Moeller and Chuck Austen. The series was produced by CineGroupe in association with the Sci Fi Channel. It ...
Style: exciting, not serious, stylized, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, adventure, alien encounter, space travel, disorder, escapades, politics, danger, space and aliens, rivalry, parody, satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
Bravest Warriors (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 5 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 3085, Chris, Beth, Wallow and Danny, four teenage heroes-for-hire, warp through the universe to save adorable aliens and their worlds using the power of their emotions.
Style: futuristic, humorous, surreal, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: outer space, alien, time travel, mars, surrealism, adventure, space travel, partners, escapades, imaginary, youth, universe ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 6.6
 146K
Idiocracy (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: To test its top-secret Human Hibernation Project, the Pentagon picks the most average Americans it can find - an Army private and a prostitute - and sends them to the year 2505 after a series of freak events. But when they arrive, they find a ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, not serious, offbeat, absurd ...
Plot: stupidity, future dystopia, evolution, satire, society, social decay, dimwit, sent to the future, army, distopia, life turned upside down, hibernation ...
Time: future, year 2005
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Star Trek: Lower Decks (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The lives of the support crew serving on one of Starfleet's least important ships, the U.S.S. Cerritos, in 2380. Ensigns Mariner, Boimler, Rutherford and Tendi have to keep up with their duties and their social lives, often while the ship is ...
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, visually appealing, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, star trek, space wars, heroic mission, space and aliens, spacecraft, space mission, destiny, space opera, pilot, race against time, warp speed ...
Time: 24th century, 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.7
 332K
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: cynical, witty, humorous, offbeat, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, parody, elementary school, social satire, death, friends, mischievous children, small town, vicious, buddies, killings, child swearing ...
Time: 2010s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
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Jeff & Some Aliens (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the recurring TripTank sketches, Jeff And Some Aliens follows Jeff, the world’s most average guy, and the three aliens sent to study him to determine whether or not humanity should be destroyed. Jeff’s mundane life is constantly thrown ...
Style: dark humor, absurd, cynical, intellectual, captivating ...
Plot: alien, humanity, absurd humor, satire, adventure, family relations, adult humor, self involved, social satire, nihilism, escapades, political satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.2
 3K
Planetes (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2075, mankind has reached a point where journeying between Earth, the moon and the space stations is part of daily life. However, the progression of technology in space has also resulted in the problem of the space debris, which can ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, space and aliens, astronaut, spacewalk, danger, escapades, workplace situations, fear, space station, boss and employee, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.4
 1.0M
WALL·E (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When ...
Style: feel good, exciting, futuristic, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: loneliness, robot, outer space, adventure, future dystopia, happy ending, ecological disaster, space travel, imaginary, spacecraft, earth, contamination ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Solar Opposites (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: A family of aliens from a much better world must take refuge in middle America after the destruction of their planet. Their mission: protect the Pupa, a living super computer that will one day evolve into its true form, consume them and terraform ...
Style: dark humor, funny, entertaining, whimsical, adult animation ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: alien, adventure, refugee, social misfits, new life, friendship, ufo, human alien relationship, family, alien contact, alien encounter, science and technology ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
The Venture Bros. (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Hank and Dean Venture, with their father Doctor Venture and faithful bodyguard Brock Samson, go on wild adventures facing megalomaniacs, zombies, and suspicious ninjas, all for the glory of adventure. Or something like that.
Style: dark humor, adult animation, cynical, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, parody, villain, henchman, bodyguard, super villain, sexual humor, science, adventure, heroes, twins, mission ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Happy Tree Friends (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
TV show
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, cynical, humorous, witty, adult animation ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stupidity, monster, parody, danger, death, faked death, sadism, friends, humiliation, nothing goes right, misfit, characters in danger ...
Time: 90s, 2010s, 2000s, 1990s, 21st century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 7K
Duck Dodgers (2003)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Duck Dodgers is an American animated television series, based on the 1953 theatrical cartoon short Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century, produced by Warner Bros. Animation from 2003 to 2005. The series is a space opera, featuring the fictional Looney ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, surreal, clever ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, cartoon duck, outer space, mars, parody, heroes, anti heroes, anti hero, disorder, scientist, distant planet, talking animals ...
Time: future, 24th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Transformers: Rescue Bots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: A team of specialized Autobots not quite ready for prime-time battles against the Decepticons is given a vital mission by Optimus Prime. The goal for the Bots is to learn about mankind and how to help others to find out what it really means to be a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, psychotronic, futuristic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: androids and robots, space and aliens, robot, firefighter, danger, escapades, imaginary, benign alien, super vehicle, transforming robot, alien, alien robot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.7
 40K
Robot Chicken (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
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: not serious, humorous, witty, bad taste humour, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, toys, stupidity, media satire, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, satire, comedy team, hip hop, absurd humor, adult humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Kurau: Phantom Memory (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Kurau Phantom Memory is a 2004 science fiction anime series, produced by Bones and Media Factory, which was broadcast in Japan by the anime television networks Animax and TV Asahi. Set primarily in the year 2110, it explores themes such as ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, exciting, adult animation
Plot: rivalry, danger, escapades, superhuman powers, space and aliens, disorder, man versus machine, imaginary, androids and robots, experiment gone awry, scientist, martial arts ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 3K
Mad (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 12 min.
TV show
Story: Mad is an American animated sketch comedy series created by Kevin Shinick and produced by Warner Bros. Animation. Based upon the magazine of the same name, each episode is a collection of short animated parodies of television shows, movies, games, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, satirical, light, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, showbiz, disorder, imaginary, artists and showbiz, tv show, satire, pop culture, society, media satire, media, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Coyote Ragtime Show (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Coyote Ragtime Show is an anime series directed by Takuya Nonaka and produced by ufotable, which first aired in Japan on July 3, 2006. The storyline consists of the adventures of a group of space-faring fugitives in search of a treasure. ADV Films ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, rivalry, on the run, heroic mission, future dystopia, space travel, escapades, race against time, society, crimes, gang, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%