Movies and TV shows like American Dad!

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American Dad! (2005)
 7.4
 105K
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 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: dark humor, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, offbeat, biting, witty, topical humor
Plot: cia, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, small town, patriotism, youth, german, stupidity, alien, american flag, teenage life, space and aliens, couple relations, family life, geek, fish, couples, eccentric family, immature, personal safety, violence, hippie, cia agent, high school student ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa, langley virginia

Most similar movies to American Dad!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and realistic films and TV series with plots about family relations, disorder, parents and children, youth, family life, eccentric family and social relations mostly in Animation, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like American Dad!: Family Guy (1999), The Simpsons (1989), Paradise PD (2018), Brickleberry (2012), South Park (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.2
 280K
Family Guy (1999)
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 ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, cynical, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anthropomorphism, small town, dog, family life, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, social satire, couple relations, adolescence, siblings relations, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
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100%
 8.7
 328K
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, witty, not serious, clever ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: neighbor, parents and children, housewife, siblings relations, family relations, mischievous children, social satire, small town, elementary school, incompetent police, eccentric family, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: usa
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91%
 7.0
 7K
Paradise PD (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
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, humorous, not serious, cynical
Plot: small town, police investigation, social satire, disorder, buddies, goofy hero, stupidity, bad cop, police protagonist, dumb, criminal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 11K
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, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional character, sexual tension, lesbian, in the woods, workplace situations, escapades, national park, park ranger, supportive coworker, animal life, disorder, self involved ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 8.7
 296K
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, offbeat, gross out humor, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, child swearing, parody, mischievous children, buddies, friends, vicious, adult humor, group of friends, small town, gay slur, social satire ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: not serious, humorous, witty, ethnic humor, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, family life, starting over, family relations, black family, blended family, family man, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, black american, couples, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: offbeat, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, suburban life, sitcom, youth, friendship, guest, manhood, working class, marital problem, conservative, manager, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 3K
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: realistic, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: couples, family life, parents and children, immigrants, couple relations, sitcom, society, family relations, dysfunctional family, immigration
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, hidden identity, misfit, supernatural, family relations, social relations, eccentric family, couples, family life, couple relations, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 5K
Mr. Pickles (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: The Goodman family lives with their lovable pet dog, Mr. Pickles, a deviant border collie with a secret satanic streak.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, disturbing, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, pets, cartoon dog, social relations, perversion, satanic ritual, gore, vicious, parents and children, family life, small town life, heavy metal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, humorous, dark humor, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, fan, adventure, existence paradox, accident, on the road, layoff, partners, family life, disorder, virginity, adult virgin ...
Time: future
Place: usa, rhode island, san francisco
⇓ 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, light, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: society, youth, family values, family life, eccentric family, save the planet, family relations, unsupportive parent, teenage life, family tradition, parents and children, environmentalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.1
 55K
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, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family business, sitcom, parents and children, siblings relations, chef, parenthood, eccentric family, workplace, menu, romance, sibling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
BoJack Horseman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
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, satirical, melancholic, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: existentialism, desire for fame, showbiz, washed up star, down on your luck, hollywood, depression, cynicism, nothing goes right, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol, womanizer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 70
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: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: society, sitcom, suburbs, family life, teenage life, family, suburban life, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, social relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: youth, small town, high school, high school life, misfit, social awkwardness, friendship, delusion, friends, family relations, goofy hero, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 662
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: dark humor, offbeat, cynical, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, disorder, eccentric family, parents and children, family relations, social relations, culture clash, canyon, astronaut, mathematician, butler, castaway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.5
 192K
Futurama (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: humorous, cynical, futuristic, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, alien, robot, scientist, adult humor, social satire, androids and robots, space and aliens, benign alien, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: biting, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: media, lifestyle, society, disorder, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, youtube, vulgarity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Baby Blues (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: workplace, relationship vs career, workplace situations, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family relations, social relations, baby, family, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
F is for Family (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France, Canada
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: realistic, humorous, not serious, gross out humor
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, family life, working class, television, society, eccentric family, couples, middle class, family man ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Allen Gregory (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: offbeat, not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, school, gay, youth, misfit, teachers and students, snobbism, friends, social relations, family relations, fish out of water, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 226
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: offbeat, humorous, not serious, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, cartoon duck, friends, prank, disorder, buddies, anthropomorphism, absurd humor, surrealism, adult humor, duck, police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, witty, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: psychiatrist, therapy, parents and children, artists and showbiz, doctors and patients, family relations, secretary, workplace, treatment, comedian, power relations, patient ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: dark humor, not serious, humorous, offbeat, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: society, stupidity, disorder, african american, interracial relations, odd, sexual relations, chaos and mayhem, religions or cults, social problems, sexual activity, puppets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sit Down Shut Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sit Down, Shut Up is an American animated television series created by Mitchell Hurwitz for the Fox network. The series focuses on a group of high school teachers in a small town in Florida "who don't care about teaching". The series ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: hippie, high school, gender, mentally unstable, womanizer, social relations, hypocrisy, workplace, high school life, workplace situations, small town, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Ren & Stimpy Show, often simply referred to as Ren & Stimpy, is an American animated television series, created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi. The show premiered on August 11, 1991, on Nickelodeon as part of its Nicktoons block ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, disturbing, gag humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dog, cat, stupidity, friends, cult, domestic violence, pets, misfit partners, animal life, buddies, partners, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
 1K
TripTank (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
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: offbeat, realistic, stylized, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 866
Good Vibes (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Transplanted Jersey boy Mondo and his best buddy Woodie live out their California dreams in the colorful beach community of Playa Del Toro, where the likeable, down-to-earth duo search out the wildest parties, prettiest girls and biggest waves. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, beach, love and romance, coming of age, youth, teenage life, buddies, friends, teenager
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Addams Family (1973)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Addams Family is an animated adaptation of the Charles Addams cartoons produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions in 1973. Many of the original actor's from the 1960"s television series returned in voice-over roles.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: eccentric family, horror for children, disorder, supernatural ability, danger, family in danger, youth, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, cons and scams, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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