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Sealab 2021 (2000)
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Sealab 2021 (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The year is 2021. Deep below the ocean's surface, looms a vast, magnificently high-tech compound: Sealab. A multi-national scientific station with an annual budget in the trillions, manned by a motley collection of malcontents and screw-ups who were unfit for work in the private sector. They really don't get any research done, but instead spend their time bickering among themselves or just plain goofing off. The crew have manipulated their luckless leader, Captain Murphy, into submission, and are content to ride the government clock, raking in fat, hazardous-duty paychecks.
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, sitcom, offbeat, futuristic, talky, adult animation
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, survival, experiment, top secret, research, workplace intrigue, danger, farce, workplace, absurd humor, hi-tech, ocean or sea, misfit, odd, blacks and whites, imaginary, social misfits, disorder, man versus machine, mad, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, sexual content, irresponsible, sexual activity ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century

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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 disorder, silly humor, escapades, parody, imaginary, workplace and surrealism mostly in Animation, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Sealab 2021: Odd Job Jack (2003), Ugly Americans (2010), The Brak Show (2000), Wonder Showzen (2000), Dilbert (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Odd Job Jack (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Odd Job Jack was a Canadian animated comedy television show featuring Don McKellar, about one man's misadventures in temporary employment. Seen on and produced for the The Comedy Network, a cable specialty channel, and shown on Adult Swim in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, canadian humor ...
Plot: workplace, employment, job, misfit, contests and competitions, friends, couples, relationship vs career, boss and employee, down on your luck, workplace situations, university ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Ugly Americans (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ugly Americans is an American animated sitcom created by Devin Clark and developed by David M. Stern. The program focuses on the life of Mark Lilly, a social worker employed by the Department of Integration, in an alternate reality version of New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, adult animation, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, monster, supernatural, imaginary, lifestyle, social misfits, silly humor, alternate reality, fight, friendship, parody, freak ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law features ex-superhero Harvey T. Birdman of Birdman and the Galaxy Trio as an attorney working for a law firm alongside other cartoon stars from 1960s and 1970s Hanna-Barbera cartoon series. Similarly, Harvey's ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, melancholic, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, law firm, anti heroes, anti hero, jury, courtroom, lawsuit, judge, parody, injustice, legal, workplace ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: eccentric family, everyday life, parents and children, family relations, living with parents, goofy hero, escapades, parody, youth, teenage life, destruction, bully ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Spaceballs: The Animated Series (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Spaceballs: The Animated Series, also known as Spaceballs: The Series, is an animated television series that premiered in 2008 on G4 and Canada's Super Channel, and is loosely based on the parody science fiction film Spaceballs. Similarly to ...
Style: talky, feel good, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, outer space, space and aliens, adventure, space wars, androids and robots, imaginary, danger, master villain, goofy hero, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 2000s
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77%
Wonder Showzen (2000)
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, not serious, dark humor, surreal, 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
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74%
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Dilbert (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dilbert is an animated television series adaptation of the comic strip of the same name, produced by Adelaide Productions, Idbox, and United Media and distributed by Columbia TriStar Television. The first episode was broadcast on January 25, 1999, ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: workplace, workplace problem, cat, power relations, regret, unsupportive coworkers, dull life, disorder, ordinary person, obnoxious boss, pets, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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66%
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Drawn Together (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Reality-TV
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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 ⇓
64%
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Time Squad (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Time Squad is an American animated television series created by Dave Wasson, following the adventures of a trio of hapless "time cops", who travel back in time attempting to correct the course of history. The series ran on Cartoon Network ...
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, partners, escapades, unlikely partners, imaginary, 2d animation, family, disorder, friends, silly humor, androids and robots ...
Time: future
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64%
Tripping the Rift (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tripping the Rift is a CGI science fiction comedy television series. It is based on two short animations published on the Internet by Chris Moeller and Chuck Austen. The series was produced by CineGroupe in association with the Sci Fi Channel. It ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, adventure, alien encounter, space travel, disorder, politics, rivalry, danger, space and aliens, escapades, parody, satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Robot Chicken (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Robot Chicken is an American stop-motion claymation comedy television series created and executive produced by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich along with co-head writers Douglas Goldstein and Tom Root. The writers, especially Green, also provide ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, bad taste humour, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, toys, stupidity, media satire, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, satire, comedy team, hip hop, absurd humor, joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, future
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63%
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Frisky Dingo (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Frisky Dingo is an American animated cartoon series created by Adam Reed and Matt Thompson for Adult Swim. The series revolved around the conflict between a supervillain named Killface and a superhero named Awesome X, alias billionaire Xander Crews, ...
Style: cynical, not serious, witty, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, boss, escapades, workplace, corporate world, rivalry, millionaire, villain, heroes, silly humor, scheme, enemy ...
Place: usa
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62%
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Code Monkeys (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Code Monkeys is an American animated television program by Adam de la Peña. Set in the early 1980s, it follows the adventures of fictional video game company GameaVision. The show first aired on July 11, 2007. Two seasons have aired on G4 and G4 ...
Style: not serious, humorous, clever, realistic, witty
Plot: programmer, computer system, friendship, workplace situations, creator, buddies, boss and employee, new job, hi-tech, disorder, mad, computer genius ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
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The Venture Bros. (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, not serious, cynical, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 2000s, 2010s
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Tripping the Rift: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: What begins for Chode and crew as a routine mission to protect a pissed-off princess will soon become a filth- splattered saga of dismembered royalty, indestructible clown assassins and desperately horny housewives.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, surreal, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, heroic mission, space travel, imaginary, heroes, androids and robots, danger, benign alien, partners, looking for sex, disorder, escapades ...
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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: humorous, not serious, dark humor, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, cartoon duck, disorder, friends, buddies, anthropomorphism, roommate, absurd humor, adventure, rivalry, silly humor, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Life & Times of Tim (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 900 min.
Story: The Life & Times of Tim is an HBO comedy animated television series, which premiered on September 28, 2008. The series was created by Steve Dildarian, and is about a hapless man in his mid-20's named Tim who lives in New York City with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, offbeat ...
Plot: workplace, promotion, boss, couples, nothing goes right, career, workplace situations, comedy of errors, couple relations, coworker, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, not serious, sitcom, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, couple relations, parents and children, society, couples, silly humor, immigrants, family relations, dysfunctional family, immigration, journey
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Mr. Bean: The Animated Series (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 11 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, absurd
Plot: comedy of errors, goofy hero, nothing goes right, misfit, workplace situations, disorder, workplace, escapades, family, englishman, cat, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
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58%
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Axe Cop (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Axe Cop is an animated series based on the webcomic of the same name. It premiered on Fox on July 21, 2013, as a part of the channel's Animation Domination HD programming block. The series aired 6 11-minute episodes in its first season, which ...
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, intense, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, fighting crime, heroes, police officer, disorder, rivalry, machismo, tough law enforcer, silly humor, honest law enforcer, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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58%
Pig Goat Banana Cricket (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A series of absurd interwoven stories about four friends and roommates, naive Pig, bohemian Goat, selfish Banana, and mad scientist Cricket.
Style: surreal, offbeat, humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: mad scientist, buddies, escapades, adventure, experiment gone awry, goofy hero, friends, nothing goes right, adventurer, prank, animal life, disorder ...
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57%
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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: humorous, not serious, dark humor, entertaining, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, satire, disorder, multiple storylines, adventure, computer animation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Jetsons (1962)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The Jetsons is an American animated sitcom produced by Hanna-Barbera, originally airing in primetime from 1962-1963, then later as part of the weekday/weekend morning programming block called The Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera, until 1987. New ...
Style: sitcom, futuristic, humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family, family relations, outer space, society, disorder, promotion, mischievous children, imaginary, androids and robots, family life, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Excel Saga (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Excel works for Across: an organization bent on world domination to create a better society. She ain't exactly great at her job but she definitely tries hard. And with her new partner from outer space she ain't giving up. Meanwhile 3 ...
Style: dark humor, not serious, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parody, world domination, government agency, imaginary, workplace, workplace situations, alien encounter, corporate world, save the planet, disorder, take over, benign alien ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Moonbeam City (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: An absurdist, retro-futuristic 80s cop extravaganza. The series follows undercover detective Dazzle Novak, a handsome idiot who commits more crimes than most criminals. His tyrannical chief, Pizzaz Miller, won't get off his back, and hotshot ...
Style: humorous, tense, captivating, light, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, rivalry, crimes, disorder, workplace intrigue, goofy hero, workplace, law enforcement, boss and employee, womanizer, silly humor, police ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Pinky and the Brain (1995)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pinky and the Brain is an American animated television series. It was the first animated television series to be presented in Dolby Surround. The characters Pinky and the Brain first appeared in 1993 as a recurring segment on the show Animaniacs. ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous, educational film
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: world domination, laboratory, dimwit, megalomaniac, villain, talking animals, cartoon mouse, space travel, mouse, mind control, evil, plan gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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56%
Star Wars: Detours (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Star Wars: Detours (Un-Released) Source 1: wikipedia.org (Nov. 2017) Star Wars Detours Star Wars Detours is an American computer-animated television series produced by Lucasfilm Animation in collaboration with Robot Chicken creators Seth Green ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: intergalactic, imaginary, space and aliens, outer space, star wars, disorder, heroes, escapades, youth, silly humor, benign alien, empress
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.4
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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: dark humor, not serious, absurd, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: in the woods, dysfunctional character, workplace situations, sexual tension, talking animals, workplace, lesbian, escapades, park ranger, friendship, satire, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
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, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Plot: teachers and students, workplace situations, workplace, high school life, small town, social relations, hippie, high school, rivalry, mentally unstable, gender, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.0
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The Oblongs (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 284 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat, adult animation ...
Plot: eccentric family, genetically altered, family relations, social misfits, society, misfit, family life, parents and children, toxic, radiation, husband wife relationship, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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