Movies and TV shows like American Dad!

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American Dad! (2005)
 7.4
 109K
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, parents and children, disorder, youth, social relations, sitcom and family life 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.
 8.1
 287K
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, cynical, humorous, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, dog, eccentric family, family life, family relations, parents and children, social satire, couple relations, adolescence, siblings relations, goofy hero, parody ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
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100%
 8.7
 338K
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: dark humor, humorous, witty, not serious, biting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, small town, siblings relations, social satire, parents and children, housewife, neighbor, eccentric family, couple relations, society, goofy hero, elementary school ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, contemporary, 90s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 9K
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: social satire, police investigation, small town, goofy hero, disorder, buddies, stupidity, bad cop, police protagonist, dumb, criminal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 12K
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, absurd, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace situations, in the woods, dysfunctional character, escapades, sexual tension, animal life, lesbian, national park, park ranger, supportive coworker, workplace, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 8.7
 305K
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, clever, witty, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, elementary school, child swearing, buddies, mischievous children, friends, small town, death, adult humor, social satire, group of friends, vicious ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.4
 6K
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, dark humor, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vicious, pets, small town, family life, cartoon dog, small town life, perversion, satanic ritual, family relations, heavy metal, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.3
 290K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: dark humor, humorous, offbeat, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, mad scientist, adventure, time travel, inventions and discoveries, grandfather grandson relationship, imaginary, odd, disorder, prodigy, monster, social satire ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: humorous, gross out humor, realistic, semi serious, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, working class, emotional abuse, couple relations, family relations, domineering father, teenage life, neighbor neighbor relationship, identity crisis, television ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suburban life, small town, sitcom, friends, overbearing parent, ordinary person, supportive friend, family relations, grandparent and grandchild, youth, patriotism, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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: humorous, realistic, offbeat, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, family life, couples, family relations, couple relations, immigrants, parents and children, society, dysfunctional family, immigration
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Cleveland Show (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
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, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, parents and children, family relations, starting over, blended family, black american, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, family man, black family, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
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: not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, eccentric family, couples, family life, family relations, social relations, hidden identity, fish out of water, supernatural, parents and children, suburban life, imaginary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 202K
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: cynical, humorous, futuristic, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, alien, mad scientist, robot, scientist, androids and robots, benign alien, goofy hero, space and aliens, adult humor, social satire, escapades ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, fan, search, self discovery, midlife crisis, disorder, family life, partners, layoff, on the road, accident, world domination ...
Time: future
Place: usa, rhode island, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, witty, humorous, not serious, offbeat ...
Plot: therapy, psychiatrist, therapist, artists and showbiz, parents and children, doctors and patients, patient, clinic, actor, actress, workplace, comedian ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 126K
Archer Vice (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: cynical, humorous, witty, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, sarcasm, espionage, danger, womanizer, cia, escapades, government agency, male objectification, james bond spoof, dialogue, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 tradition, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, teenage life, environmentalism, family relations, save the planet, unsupportive parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 69
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, siblings relations, teenage life, suburban life, suburbs, parents and children, youth, society, lifestyle, family relations, social relations, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, cynical, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: existentialism, desire for fame, showbiz, washed up star, down on your luck, depression, cynicism, nothing goes right, hollywood, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol, relationships ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, misfit, small town, high school, goofy hero, teenage life, friendship, delusion, social awkwardness, friends, youth, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.9
 669
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: offbeat, dark humor, humorous, cynical, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, family relations, social relations, disorder, eccentric family, culture clash, stranded, mathematician, canyon, black family, canadian stereotype ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.1
 58K
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, chef, workplace, parenthood, eccentric family, siblings relations, parents and children, menu, romance, sibling relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 6.7
 283
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, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: couples, social relations, family relations, workplace, relationship vs career, couple relations, workplace situations, parents and children, baby, family, neighbor, parenthood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: humorous, not serious, biting, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, society, media, disorder, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, vulgarity, youtube
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: realistic, not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, school, gay, fish out of water, snobbism, friends, family relations, social relations, misfit, youth, teachers and students, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 238
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, disorder, buddies, prank, friends, anthropomorphism, surrealism, absurd humor, adult humor, animal, duck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Brak Show (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: The Brak Show is an animated television series that aired on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. The Brak Show is a spin-off of the animated television series, Space Ghost Coast to Coast, and featured recurring ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, newspaper, bully, destruction, suburbs, teenage life, space and aliens, suburban life, goofy hero, escapades, everyday life, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: humorous, dark humor, not serious, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: religions or cults, social problems, odd, sexual activity, puppets, stupidity, disorder, racial slur, society, sexual relations, chaos and mayhem, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: offbeat, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: hippie, high school, teachers and students, workplace situations, boss and employee, high school life, gender, workplace, gays and lesbians, hypocrisy, social relations, womanizer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.2
 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: not serious, humorous, stylized, offbeat, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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