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American Dad! (2005)
 7.3
 119K
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 high-school-aged son, Steve Smith. Outside of the Smith family, there are three additional main characters, including Hayley's boyfriend turned husband, Jeff Fischer; the family's man-in-a-goldfish-body pet, Klaus; and most notably the family's zany alien, Roger, who is "full of masquerades, brazenness, and shocking antics."
Style: humorous, not serious, adult animation, funny, light, entertaining, feel good, captivating, offbeat, biting ...
Plot: dark humor, family relations, cia, satire, youth, parents and children, benign alien, patriotism, stupidity, family life, small town, german, cia agent, adult humor, talking animals, humour, alien, agent, alien creature, alien contact, lifestyle, silly humor, teenage life, couple relations, geek ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., virginia, langley virginia

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Most similar movies to American Dad!

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, youth, dark humor, satire, male protagonist and disorder mostly in Animation, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like American Dad!: Family Guy (1999), Paradise PD (2018), The Simpsons (1989), Brickleberry (2012), South Park (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 310K
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, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, social satire, family relations, small town, parents and children, eccentric family, satire, talking animals, adolescence, goofy hero, dog, absurdism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
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91%
 6.9
 15K
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: not serious, cynical, absurd, humorous, adult animation ...
Plot: dark humor, small town, social satire, police investigation, goofy hero, stupidity, disorder, buddies, dumb, bad cop, criminal, police protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 8.6
 372K
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: humorous, witty, not serious, parody, odd ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dark humor, siblings relations, family relations, social satire, parents and children, eccentric family, small town, satire, mischievous children, goofy hero, society, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 20th century, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.3
 14K
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, absurd, entertaining, humorous, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, workplace situations, park ranger, dysfunctional character, in the woods, workplace, sexual tension, talking animals, friendship, escapades, lesbian, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 8.7
 337K
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, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, elementary school, social satire, death, friends, gay slur, mischievous children, small town, vicious, buddies, killings, child swearing ...
Time: 90s, 2010s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.1
 68K
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, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family relations, chef, siblings relations, family business, sibling relationship, teenage daughter, restaurant owner, eccentric family, parents and children, workplace, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, family life, parents and children, family relations, starting over, blended family, ethnic humor, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family man, black family, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 9.2
 395K
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: offbeat, humorous, entertaining, absurd, odd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, dark humor, scientist, graphic violence, adventure, time travel, prodigy, grandfather grandson relationship, family relations, relatives, satire, imaginary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 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: bloody, not serious, offbeat, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vicious, dark humor, satanic ritual, cartoon dog, small town, pets, small town life, family life, satire, eccentric family, heavy metal, perversion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Momma Named Me Sheriff (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 12 min.
TV show
Story: He still lives at home with his Momma, his best friend is a doll, and he's the Sheriff of Old Town.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: sheriff, mama's boy, social relations, small town life, misfit, police officer, dark humor, mother son relationship, small town, police, family relations, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, satirical, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, couple relations, satire, family relations, gross out humor, teenager, teenage life, emotional abuse, eccentric family, working class ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 60K
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: sitcom, situational comedy, humorous, not serious, sex comedy ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: puberty, teenage sexuality, teenage boy, grownups, adolescence, self discovery, character change, friendship, parents and children, dark humor, monster, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 58
Emo Dad (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: It's the story of a father and a son who become Emo, but when the Emo guys were about to become Emo rockstars.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: father son relationship, parents and children, humour, father and son, dark humor, father, absurd humor, family relations, silly humor, poser, divorce, angst ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, offbeat, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, family relations, ordinary person, suburban life, suburbs, marital problem, salesman, manager, machismo, patriotism, guest, manhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.6
 140K
Archer (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: witty, cynical, parody, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, sarcasm, womanizer, escapades, danger, secret agents, hotshot hero, espionage, spy spoof, james bond spoof, workplace, alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: light, humorous, funny, entertaining, cynical ...
Plot: alien, humanity, social satire, absurd humor, satire, family relations, dark humor, adult humor, nihilism, adventure, self involved, monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.4
 216K
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, parody, surreal, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, goofy hero, scientist, social satire, robot, alien, escapades, benign alien, space and aliens, adult humor, androids and robots ...
Time: future, year 1999, 20th century, 1990s, 90s ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Great North (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the Alaskan adventures of the Tobin family as a single dad does his best to keep his weird bunch of kids close, especially as the artistic dreams of his only daughter lead her away from the family fishing boat and into the glamorous world of ...
Style: not serious, 2d animation, sitcom, funny, witty ...
Plot: family, wilderness, teenager, teenage boy, friendship, father daughter relationship, family relations, siblings relations, eccentric family, disorder, brother sister relationship, teenage girl ...
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Father of the Pride (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Father of the Pride is an American animated television series that began broadcasting on NBC on August 31, 2004 and was part of a short-lived trend of CGI series in prime-time network TV. The show, which was produced by Jeffrey Katzenberg and his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lion, family, partners, workplace, workplace situations, parallel world, computer animation, stage magician, kids and family, humour, parents and children, family relations ...
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mutant Aliens (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mutant Aliens is a wildly humorous yet poignant story about an astronaut, his daughter, and 5 violent, yet sympathetic, alien creatures who seek revenge against a space industry baron.
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: astronaut, space travel, heroes, dark humor, benign alien, alien encounter, vengeance, rivalry, space wars, mutant, surrealism, evil alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 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, feel good, adult animation, weird, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: mother son relationship, social satire, high school, couple relations, siblings relations, coming of age, family, parents and children, brother sister relationship, family relations, dark humor, husband wife relationship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
The Most Popular Girls in School (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Most Popular Girls in School (abbreviated MPGIS) is an American stop-motion animated comedy web series that debuted on YouTube on May 1, 2012. Created by Mark Cope and Carlo Moss, the series animates Barbie, Ken and other fashion dolls, usually ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, rivalry, popularity, high school, youth, uninhibited rivalry, friends, best friends, cheerleader, high school hunk, high school life, barbie doll ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Rick & Steve the Happiest Gay Couple in All the World (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
TV show
Story: Welcome to the gayest of gay ghettos, West Lahunga Beach, where Rick and Steve make their fabulously decorated double-income-no-kids home. That is until Rick's lifelong lesbian friend Kirsten asks him to be the father of her child. There's ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, funny ...
Plot: family problems, jealous spouse, couples, pregnancy, couple relations, gays and lesbians, misfit partners, against the rules, gender, gay couple, lesbian, gay ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.5
 875
Angelo Rules (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Angelo is a problem child and, with his two best friends, causes a lot of trouble in the neighborhood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: teenage life, friendship, youth, escapades, buddies, school, young heroes, family, disorder, nothing goes right, family relations, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Listen to Me, Girls. I'm Your Father! (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Segawa Yuta is a freshman of a university. He lost his parents when he was small and was raised by his sister Yuri. Yuta has been living alone since Yuri got married to a middle aged man when Yuta was a junior high student.  One day, Yuri visited ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, sincere, light ...
Plot: orphan, family relations, romance, youth, life turned upside down, hopes, friendship, japanese culture, sister sister relationship, uncle niece relationship, family life, uncle ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, snow, president, contamination, heroic mission, irresponsible, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, seattle washington, oregon, seattle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 7.2
 128
Ninja Nonsense (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shinobu is a naive ninja-in-training. In order to test her ninja abilites, she must steal the panties of all the high school girls. The first house she stops at is the abode of one Kaede Shiranui, who happens to catch Shinobu in the act. Kaeda is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, superhuman powers, adventure, curses spells and rituals, goofy hero, imaginary, escapades, heroes, disorder, good versus evil, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, couples, society, couple relations, parents and children, silly humor, immigrants, family relations, dysfunctional family, immigration, journey, u.s. mexico border
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Back in middle school after summer vacation, Greg Heffley and his older brother Rodrick must deal with their parents' misguided attempts to have them bond.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, high school life, teenage life, social misfits, family, friends, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, diary, middle school, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.7
 121K
BoJack Horseman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Meet the most beloved sitcom horse of the 90s - 20 years later. BoJack Horseman was the star of the hit TV show "Horsin' Around," but today he's washed up, living in Hollywood, complaining about everything, and wearing colorful ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, adult animation, satirical, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: existentialism, anthropomorphic animal, showbiz, depression, hollywood, desire for fame, washed up star, down on your luck, cynicism, horse, anthropomorphism, satire ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%