Movies and TV shows like The PJs

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The PJs (1999)
 6.8
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The PJs (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The PJs is an American stop-motion animated television series, created by Eddie Murphy, Larry Wilmore, and Steve Tompkins. It portrayed life in an urban public housing project, modeled after the Brewster-Douglass housing projects in Detroit that once housed Diana Ross and Lily Tomlin. The series starred Eddie Murphy, and was produced by Imagine Entertainment by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer, The Murphy Company & Will Vinton Studios in association with Touchstone Television and Warner Bros. Television. The original run of the series debuted on Fox on Sunday, January 10, 1999 in the time slot, following a divisional conference football playoff game. Two days later, the second episode aired in its regular Tuesday night time slot, following King of the Hill.
Style: sitcom, clever, humorous, semi serious, claymation, adult animation
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, society, social relations, exploitation, eccentric family, couple relations, urban ghetto life, drugs, ghetto, gang, racism, family relations, african american, poverty, interracial relations, television, prejudice, stand up comedian, stupidity, racial stereotype, workplace humor, clay animation, exploit

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Most similar movies to The PJs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, adult animation and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, friends, social relations, youth, satire and eccentric family mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like The PJs: Bob's Burgers (2011), Squidbillies (2005), Bob and Margaret (1993), Fatherhood (2004), Bordertown (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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
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100%
 6.7
 7K
Squidbillies (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Squidbillies is an animated television series about the Cuylers, an impoverished family of anthropomorphic hillbilly mud squids living in the Appalachian region of Georgia's mountains. The show is produced by Williams Street Studios for the ...
Style: not serious, cynical, humorous, adult animation, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hillbilly, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, going straight, family problems, family relations, surrealism, cartoon violence, white trash, crimes ...
Time: prehistory
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bob and Margaret (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Philippines
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bob and Margaret is a Canadian/UK animated television series that was also shown in the United States and all over the world. The series was produced by Nelvana, a Toronto animation studio, and created by Canadian David Fine and Brit Alison Snowden. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, witty, clever ...
Plot: dentist, culture clash, unfulfillment, society, couples, dull life, family relations, satire, family life, midlife crisis, couple relations, middle class ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century
Place: england, canada, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
64%
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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 ⇓
62%
 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 ⇓
60%
The Goode Family (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, society, family values, teenage life, family relations, environmentalism, unsupportive parent, family tradition, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, save the planet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Tom Goes to the Mayor (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Goes to the Mayor is an American animated television series created by Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim for Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. It premiered on November 14, 2004 and ended on September 25, 2006, with a ...
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: mayor, follow your dream, fish out of water, nothing goes right, odd couple, stupidity, absurd humor, disorder, shopping mall, satire, small town, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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God, the Devil and Bob (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: God, the Devil and Bob is an animated sitcom which premiered on NBC on March 9, 2000 and ended on March 28, 2000, leaving nine episodes unaired. It was created by Matthew Carlson. It is currently broadcast on the Philippine channel Maxxx. The entire ...
Style: adult animation, semi serious, witty, humorous, clever ...
Plot: devil, good versus evil, disorder, bet, supernatural, god, existence paradox, chosen one, moral dilemma, deity, lucifer, temptation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
53%
 7.0
 845
Student Bodies (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Student Bodies is a syndicated television comedy program that was produced in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from 1997 to the end of 1999. While a live-action series, animations are used throughout as thoughts and imaginations. The segments are usually ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, friendship, teenage life, social relations, love and romance, student, society, childhood sweetheart, friends, journalism, youth, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids is an animated series created, produced, and hosted by comedian Bill Cosby, who also lent his voice to a number of characters, including Fat Albert himself. Filmation was the production company for the series. The show ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, friendship, friends, social relations, youth, family, lifestyle, city life, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, african american, girl ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 391
Minoriteam (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Minoriteam is an animated television series on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. The pilot episode premiered on November 6, 2010. The series officially started on March 20, 2011, and ended on July 24, 2011, with a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, adult animation, parody ...
Plot: superhero, rivalry, escapades, heroes, society, discrimination, injustice, politics, figment, superhero team, racial stereotype, superhero spoof ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Chicago Party Aunt (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chicago Party Aunt Diane is an idolized troublemaker with a talent for avoiding adulthood — and a soft spot for her soul-searching nephew.
Style: sitcom, adult animation, captivating, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: life, joke, agent, aunt nephew relationship, aunt, adult as child, adult child friendship, introspection, kids and family, satire, social satire, escapades ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Brak Show (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, parody, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bully, eccentric family, everyday life, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, living with parents, goofy hero, youth, escapades, newspaper, destruction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
51%
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 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 ⇓
50%
 6.6
 311
Slacker Cats (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The strange misadventures of Eddie and Buckley, two domesticated housecats dealing with life in the urban jungle.
Style: not serious, humorous, adult animation, sitcom
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, buddies, pets, silly humor, friends, disorder, animal that acts human, adult humor, anthropomorphic animal, vulgarity, cartoon cat, animal life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Wrong Coast (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A show that displays parodies of different movies. But the fun is also in the studio.
Style: parody, adult animation, not serious, humorous, sitcom ...
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, love and romance, actor's life, showbiz, media satire, media, hollywood, tv show, television ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: not serious, realistic, humorous, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social awkwardness, family relations, friendship, teenage life, delusion, disorder, youth, misfit, goofy hero, high school, eccentric family, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 384
The Dating Guy (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A group of young 20-somethings engage in a multitude of sleazy sexual escapades.
Style: sexy, adult animation, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, friends, couples, twenty something, male female friendship, friends who hate each other, dating, sex, casual sex, male virgin, raccoon, slut
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: not serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: sheriff, mama's boy, perversion, misfit, small town life, police officer, dark humor, social relations, lifestyle, police, mother son relationship, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Between the Lions (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Between the Lions is a PBS Kids puppet television series designed to promote reading. The show is a co-production between WGBH in Boston and Sirius Thinking, Ltd., in New York City, in association with Mississippi Public Broadcasting, in ...
Style: educational, semi serious, clever, humorous, educational film
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, social relations, family, siblings relations, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, lion, intelligence, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, library, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, humorous, funny, sitcom, absurd ...
Plot: family relations, family, wilderness, teenager, father daughter relationship, friendship, eccentric family, teenage girl, brother sister relationship, teenage boy, disorder, siblings relations ...
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: couple relations, pregnancy, family problems, couples, jealous spouse, misfit partners, gender, against the rules, gays and lesbians, lesbian, gay couple, gay ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 85
Poko (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Poko was a stop motion TV series about a young boy, his pet dog, and his toy monkey. Produced in Canada by Halifax Film, a DHX Media Company, Poko was created by Jeff Rosen, It began production in 2003 and ended in 2006 after three production ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: toddlers, family outing
Plot: young heroes, teaching the ways of the world, family, educational program, coming of age, youth, social relations, friends, surrealism, family relations, pre school
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
46%
The Angry Beavers (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Angry Beavers is an American animated television series created by Mitch Schauer for the Nickelodeon channel. The series revolves around Daggett and Norbert Beaver, two young beaver brothers who have left their home to become bachelors in the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, surreal, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beaver, friendship, siblings relations, forest, escapades, brother brother relationship, family relations, friends, dark humor, disorder, animal life, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%