Movies and TV shows like The Simpsons

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The Simpsons (1989)
 8.7
 394K
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 culture icon, attracting hundreds of celebrities to guest star. The show has also made name for itself in its fearless satirical take on politics, media and American life in general.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, parody, suspense, adult animation, biting, clever, intellectual, absurd ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dark humor, siblings relations, family relations, social satire, society, goofy hero, satire, parents and children, eccentric family, small town, elementary school, suburbs, mischievous children, incompetent police, couple relations, housewife, neighbor, family life, bully, suburban life, boss, spoiled brat, working class, couples, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Simpsons

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, adult animation and offbeat films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, satire, youth, family life, father son relationship and dark humor mostly in Animation, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Simpsons: Family Guy (1999), Futurama (1999), Bob's Burgers (2011), American Dad! (2005), Rick and Morty (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: goofy hero, adventure, bomb, save the day, eccentric family, parents and children, president, snow, contamination, irresponsible, heroic mission, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2007
Place: alaska, usa, oregon, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 8.2
 326K
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: cynical, humorous, parody, witty, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, family relations, social satire, small town, parents and children, eccentric family, satire, adolescence, goofy hero, dog, talking animals, absurdism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.5
 230K
Futurama (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, 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 ...
Style: futuristic, cynical, parody, surreal, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, scientist, goofy hero, social satire, adult humor, robot, alien, benign alien, space and aliens, escapades, androids and robots ...
Time: future, year 1999, 90s, 20th century, distant future
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 8.2
 76K
Bob's Burgers (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, not serious, sitcom, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family relations, siblings relations, family business, sibling relationship, teenage daughter, eccentric family, parenthood, workplace, parents and children, chef, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 125K
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: humorous, not serious, adult animation, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: dark humor, cia, satire, family relations, stupidity, youth, benign alien, parents and children, patriotism, family life, small town, german ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., virginia, usa, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 9.2
 471K
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: humorous, entertaining, absurd, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, dark humor, scientist, time travel, prodigy, adventure, graphic violence, satire, family relations, relatives, grandfather grandson relationship, escapades ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Cleveland Show (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: humorous, not serious, witty, adult animation, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: black american, blended family, parents and children, family life, family relations, starting over, ethnic humor, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, family man, black family, wannabe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Family Guy Presents: 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, not serious, witty, funny, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, family relations, dark humor, adventure, family life, disorder, friends, existence paradox, self discovery, on the road, parents and children, virginity ...
Time: future, year 2005, 2040s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.8
 18K
Paradise PD (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
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: humorous, absurd, cynical, not serious, adult animation ...
Plot: dark humor, social satire, police investigation, small town, goofy hero, criminal, incompetence, disorder, stupidity, bad cop, satire, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: family relations, small town, ordinary person, youth, family life, teenage life, suburban life, overbearing parent, couples, manhood, patriotism, manager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 2K
Duncanville (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on the life of Duncan, a spectacularly average 15-year-old boy, his family and friends. Poehler will provide the voice of Duncan and his high-strung mom, Annie, who is constantly trying to prevent her son from ruining his life.
Style: adult animation, humorous, feel good, witty, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: mother son relationship, social satire, siblings relations, dark humor, small town, family relations, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, coming of age, high school, parents and children, husband wife relationship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.7
 359K
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, witty, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, elementary school, adult humor, death, gay slur, social satire, mischievous children, small town, teacher, vicious, friends, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 20th century, 2010s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.2
 760
Crash Canyon (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, witty, captivating, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, culture clash, eccentric family, disorder, silly humor, parents and children, stranded, canyon, motor home, dark humor, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
F is for Family (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France, Canada
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: humorous, realistic, not serious, satirical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, couple relations, teenager, satire, parents and children, family relations, gross out humor, teenage life, emotional abuse, eccentric family, working class ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 8K
Mr. Pickles (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The Goodman family lives with their lovable pet dog, Mr. Pickles, a deviant border collie with a secret satanic streak.
Style: bloody, humorous, not serious, disturbing, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satanic ritual, dark humor, vicious, cartoon dog, small town, pets, satire, small town life, family life, eccentric family, social relations, perversion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 16K
Brickleberry (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: not serious, humorous, absurd, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, park ranger, workplace situations, workplace, talking animals, sexual tension, friendship, satire, lesbian, escapades, disorder, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.0
 74K
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, adult animation, surreal ...
Plot: puberty, teenage sexuality, grownups, teenage boy, adolescence, character change, self discovery, friendship, dark humor, sex education, parents and children, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.4
 3K
Bordertown (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
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: humorous, not serious, sitcom, adult animation, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, society, parents and children, couples, couple relations, silly humor, immigrants, dysfunctional family, u.s. mexico border, social satire, cultural difference, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Fugget About It (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Fugget About It is a Canadian adult animated sitcom created by Nicholas Tabarrok and Willem Wennekers for Teletoon's Teletoon at Night block. The show is rated 18A for sexuality, violence, and swearing. The show was created from the Pilot ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fish out of water, starting over, snitch, crimes, gangsters, society, family relations, dark humor, cop witness relations, parents and children, disorder, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.5
 35K
Rugrats (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rugrats is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó, and Paul Germain for Nickelodeon. The show focuses on a group of toddlers, most prominently Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, and Angelica, and their day-to-day ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, cousin cousin relationship, mischievous children, twins, family, popularity, parents and children, siblings relations, little girl, babies and infants, precocious child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 9K
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: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, adult animation, sitcom ...
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, society, social misfits, misfit, parents and children, family life, toxic, genetically altered, husband wife relationship, deformity, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.0
 93
Fatherhood (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, family relations, suburbs, parents and children, family, society, school, dog, fatherhood, love, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 25K
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 ...
Style: clever, witty, cynical, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, antisocial behavior, sarcasm, school, loner, teenage life, high school life, everyday life, intelligence, best friends, society, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Neighbors from Hell (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: social relations, couple relations, eccentric family, family relations, family life, couples, parents and children, fish out of water, suburban life, misfit, suburbs, siblings relations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
The Amazing World of Gumball (2011)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Ireland, USA, Germany
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The life of Gumball Watterson, a 12-year old cat who attends middle school in Elmore. Accompanied by his pet, adoptive brother, and best friend Darwin Watterson, he frequently finds himself involved in various shenanigans around the city, during ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, family, family life, eccentric family, friends, friendship, buddies, anthropomorphic animal, social relations, family relations, teacher, youth ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Allen Gregory (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, school, teachers and students, youth, friends, social relations, fish out of water, precocious child, boy, elementary school, boss, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 2K
China, IL (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: China, IL – meaning "China, Illinois" – is an animated television series for the cable network Adult Swim. The series is created by Brad Neely, and features Neely's existing characters from the China, IL web series and special. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, entertaining, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: university, siblings relations, workplace situations, silly humor, workplace, social relations, family relations, campus
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 1K
TripTank (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: TripTank is Comedy Central’s newest animated experience, executive produced by ShadowMachine’s Alex Bulkley and Corey Campodonico. The weekly, eight-episode half-hour series, showcases a wide range of fast-paced, hard-hitting animated comedy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, unusual plot structure, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, satire, disorder, dark humor, adult humor, absurd humor, multiple storylines, adventure, bad taste humour, surrealism, computer animation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.2
 10K
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: not serious, witty, humorous, adult animation, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, filmmaking, football, coach, family relations, director, divorce, actor, actress, childhood, friends, shyness ...
Time: 2000s, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 377
Baby Blues (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Baby Blues is an animated television series based on the Baby Blues comic strip. The first eight episodes of Baby Blues originally aired in the United States on The WB from July 28, 2000 until August 24, 2000, before the series cancellation. Five ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, baby, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, parenthood, husband wife relationship, neighbor, workplace, social relations, couple relations, workplace situations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%