Movies and TV shows like The Simpsons

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The Simpsons (1989)
 8.7
 358K
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: dark humor, witty, humorous, not serious, suspense, biting, clever, offbeat, intellectual, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, social satire, parents and children, eccentric family, neighbor, couple relations, small town, satire, mischievous children, society, goofy hero, suburbs, elementary school, housewife, incompetent police, family life, bully, boss, parody, friendship, neighbor neighbor relationship, suburban life, house, disney ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2020s, 2000s ...
Place: usa

Most similar movies to The Simpsons

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and adult animation films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, disorder, youth, satire, family life and friends mostly in Animation, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Simpsons: American Dad! (2005), Family Guy (1999), King of the Hill (1997), Bob's Burgers (2011), South Park (1997). 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, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, snow, goofy hero, bomb, eccentric family, parents and children, save the day, president, contamination, danger, irresponsible, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, united states, oregon, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 115K
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, benign alien, small town, parents and children, patriotism, youth, talking animals, german, stupidity, alien ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., virginia, usa, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 300K
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, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, social satire, small town, parents and children, dog, eccentric family, satire, family life, couple relations, talking animals, goofy hero, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: sitcom, adult animation, witty, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, family relations, suburban life, suburbs, couples, overbearing parent, salesman, manhood, friends, guest, grandparent and grandchild, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 63K
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, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family relations, chef, siblings relations, family business, sibling relationship, teenage daughter, restaurant owner, eccentric family, parents and children, parenthood, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.7
 326K
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, offbeat, humorous, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, elementary school, parody, social satire, child swearing, buddies, mischievous children, death, friends, small town, teacher, vicious ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: not serious, humorous, witty, ethnic humor, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: black american, family life, parents and children, family relations, starting over, blended family, family man, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, black family, teenage life, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, family relations, search, adventure, family life, disorder, friends, self discovery, parents and children, on the road, existence paradox, talking animals ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century, year 2005, 2040s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 9.2
 358K
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, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, scientist, time travel, family relations, graphic violence, adventure, prodigy, grandfather grandson relationship, satire, relatives, imaginary, adolescence ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 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, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, society, couples, couple relations, parents and children, silly humor, immigrants, family relations, dysfunctional family, immigration, journey
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 210K
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 ...
Style: futuristic, cynical, surreal, humorous, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, goofy hero, scientist, robot, alien, social satire, benign alien, escapades, space and aliens, androids and robots, professor ...
Time: future, year 1999, 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.1
 73
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 relations, suburbs, family life, parents and children, society, dog, school, fatherhood, friendship, love, rivalry, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, gross out humor, realistic, not serious, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, working class, emotional abuse, family relations, couple relations, society, neighbor neighbor relationship, identity crisis, teenage life, satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 7K
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: dark humor, bloody, humorous, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vicious, satanic ritual, small town, pets, cartoon dog, small town life, family life, satire, eccentric family, parents and children, perversion, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 688
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: humorous, witty, not serious, captivating, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, eccentric family, culture clash, parents and children, silly humor, disorder, stranded, motor home, canyon, getting along, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 31K
Rugrats (1990)
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, captivating, feel good, light, not serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, twins, adventure, little girl, mischievous children, family, popularity, siblings relations, parents and children, cousin cousin relationship, little boy, babies and infants ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 1K
Duncanville (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
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: humorous, witty, feel good, adult animation, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: mother son relationship, costume, social satire, weird, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, couple relations, family, coming of age, brother sister relationship, high school ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, dark humor, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fish out of water, snitch, starting over, parents and children, gangsters, crimes, society, cop witness relations, family relations, small town, disorder, off the grid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 13K
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: dark humor, not serious, absurd, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional character, in the woods, workplace situations, park ranger, sexual tension, talking animals, workplace, escapades, lesbian, disorder, friendship, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
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: family life, couples, social relations, parents and children, fish out of water, family relations, eccentric family, couple relations, misfit, suburban life, imaginary, suburbs ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 6.9
 13K
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: dark humor, not serious, cynical, humorous, adult animation ...
Plot: police investigation, social satire, small town, goofy hero, stupidity, disorder, buddies, dumb, bad cop, criminal, police protagonist, satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Napoleon Dynamite (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, light, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, social awkwardness, teenage life, friendship, eccentric family, youth, misfit, goofy hero, disorder, delusion, high school, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Wonder Showzen (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: humorous, dark humor, surreal, not serious, controversial ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, puppet, social problems, racial slur, disorder, religions or cults, puppets, stupidity, society, social satire, absurd humor, parody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 30K
Hey Arnold! (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The daily life of Arnold--a fourth-grader with a wild imagination, street smarts and a head shaped like a football.
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, youth, grandparent and grandchild, adventure, mischievous children, family, everyday life, elementary school, boy, child's point of view, family relations, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 19K
Drawn Together (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: surreal, not serious, humorous, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, misfit, nothing goes right, buddies, parody, sexual activity, satire, superhero, party, misfit partners, reality tv, reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Proud Family (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "The Proud Family" follows the adventures and misadventures of Penny, a 14-year-old African American girl who's doing her best to navigate through the early years of teen-dom. Penny's every encounter inevitably spirals into ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, sitcom, multicultural ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, best friends, youth, parents and children, friendship, family life, teenage love, siblings relations, high school, teenage life, r&b ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 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, dark humor, unusual plot structure, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, satire, disorder, multiple storylines, adventure, computer animation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
As Told by Ginger (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: As Told by Ginger focuses on middle schooler Ginger Foutley who, with her friends, tries to become more than a social geek.
Style: light, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: school, everyday life, popularity, best friends, teenage life, youth, parents and children, siblings relations, diary, peer pressure, friendship, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 317
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 ⇓
26%
Dennis the Menace (1986)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dennis the Menace is an American animated series produced by DHX Media, based on the comic strip by Hank Ketcham. The young blond boy with a cowlick and a mischievous personality, Dennis the Menace, gets into numerous scrapes and adventures with ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, pets, chases and races, family, young heroes, buddies, farce, brat, family life, parents and children, suburbs, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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