Movies and TV shows like Sealab 2021

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Sealab 2021
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: talky, futuristic, humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace intrigue, ocean or sea, farce, sitcom, workplace situations, danger, parody, imaginary, disorder, obnoxious boss, social misfits, man versus machine, survival, misfit, power relations, workplace, unsupportive coworkers, blacks and whites, irresponsible, top secret, hi-tech, research, experiment, workplace problem, mad ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
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Futurama
Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
USA
22 min.
 8.5
Mystery Science Theater 3000
Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
92 min.
 8.6
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and witty films and TV series with plots about disorder, parody, imaginary, escapades, misfit, goofy hero and danger mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Animation genres. Some movies like Sealab 2021: The Venture Bros. (2003), Futurama (1999), Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988), Futurama: Bender's Game (2008), Futurama: Bender's Big Score (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
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Time: future
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The Venture Bros.
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Hank and Dean Venture, with their father Doctor Venture and faithful bodyguard Brock Samson, go on wild adventures facing megalomaniacs, zombies, and suspicious ninjas, all for the glory of adventure. Or something like that.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, cynical, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, farce, adventure, scientist, master villain, uninhibited rivalry, danger, escapades, rivalry, super villain, bodyguard ...
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Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Leela becomes an outlaw when she and a group of ecologically-minded feminists attempt to save an asteroid of primitive life forms and the Violet Dwarf star from being destroyed, while Fry joins a secret society and attempts to stop a mysterious ...
Style: humorous, not serious, futuristic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, firefly, danger, mars, first contact, secrets, storytelling, twists & turns, imaginary, rivalry, dialogue, androids and robots ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, new york
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System:   64%
    User:   70%
 
 8.5
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Futurama
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, 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: futuristic, humorous, surreal, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, robot, goofy hero, alien, escapades, mad scientist, benign alien, social satire, adult humor, workplace situations, partners, scientist ...
Time: future
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System:   62%
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Mystery Science Theater 3000
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranded spaceship pilot captured by mad scientists survives a blitz of cheesy B movies by riffing on them with his funny robot pals.
Style: futuristic, surreal, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, space station, mad scientist, parody, space and aliens, imaginary, robot, puppetry, satellite, creator, stupidity, sanity ...
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Spaceballs: The Animated Series
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, humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
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Futurama: The Beast with a Billion Backs
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fresh off ripping space-time a new one at the end of "Bender's Big Score," the Planet Express crew is back to mend the tear in reality, or (hopefully) at least not make it worse. Beyond the tear, though, lurks a being of ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, futuristic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
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System:   55%
    User:   56%
 
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Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three men walk into a bar; two geeks and a cynic. They are three ordinary blokes who all have dreams and hopes for an exciting and better future
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, clever, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, friendship, alternate reality, farce, time loop, social misfits, imagination, bar, apocalypse, british, nerds, dystopic future ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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    User:   65%
 
Futurama: Bender's Game
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Leela is insulted by a group of space-rednecks (like regular rednecks, but in space) she enters the Planet Express ship in a demolition derby. She emerges victorious, but when she brings the damaged ship home and the Professor sees the fuel ...
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, futuristic, funny ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future, middle ages
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System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
Futurama: Bender's Big Score
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Planet Express crew return from cancellation, only to be robbed blind by hideous "sprunging" scam artists. Things go from bad to worse when the scammers hack Bender, start traveling through time, and take Earth over entirely! Will ...
Style: humorous, clever, futuristic, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, destiny, androids and robots, alien, firefly, sarcasm, storytelling, danger, parody, writers, secrets, twists & turns ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
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System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
 7.3
 5K
Dilbert
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: witty, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, obnoxious boss, pets, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, disorder, workplace intrigue, dull life, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
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Better Off Ted
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Better Off Ted is an American satirical situation comedy series, created by Victor Fresco, who also served as the show's Executive Producer. The series ran on the ABC network from March 18, 2009 to January 26, 2010. Better Off Ted focuses on ...
Style: talky, not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty
Plot: boss and employee, sitcom, workplace, workplace situations, office, power relations, single parent, technology gone awry, family relations, disorder, evil corporation, single father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   48%
    User:   58%
 
Ugly Americans
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
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, offbeat, gross out humor, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, workplace situations, urban, city life, imaginary, misfit, power relations, zombie, supernatural, workplace, immigrants, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Duck Dodgers
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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Story: Duck Dodgers is an American animated television series, based on the 1953 theatrical cartoon short Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century, produced by Warner Bros. Animation from 2003 to 2005. The series is a space opera, featuring the fictional Looney ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, futuristic, clever ...
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Time: future
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System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
Pinky and the Brain
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, educational film
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
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    User:   46%
 
Farce of the Penguins
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the mating grounds where the female penguins wait. The huddled ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, anti heroes, buddies, parody, goofy hero, social misfits, obsessive quest, rescue, forces of nature, stoners, nothing goes right, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south pole, antarctica
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System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
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Robot Chicken
Genre: Animation, 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: humorous, not serious, witty, clever, bad taste humour ...
Audience: teens
Plot: media satire, artists and showbiz, imaginary, disorder, mad scientist, goofy hero, parody, celebrity culture, friends, escapades, toys, network ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
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System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
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Monkey Dust
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Monkey Dust is a British satirical cartoon, notorious for its dark humour and handling of taboo topics such as bestiality, murder, suicide and paedophilia. There were three series broadcast on BBC Three between 2003 and 2005. Following co-creator ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, offbeat, biting ...
Plot: dishonesty, society, disorder, immigrants, social misfits, manipulations, terrorism, boss and employee, parents and children, sexual abuse, corporate crimes, british humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
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Mork & Mindy
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mork & Mindy is an American science fiction sitcom broadcast from 1978 until 1982 on ABC. The series starred Robin Williams as Mork, an alien who comes to Earth from the planet Ork in a small, one-man egg-shaped spaceship. Pam Dawber co-starred ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: farce, sitcom, benign alien, goofy hero, family, odd couple, alien, friendship, alien encounter, fish out of water, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this campy spy movie spoof Dr. Goldfoot (Vincent Price) has invented an army of bikini-clad robots who are programmed to seek out wealthy men and charm them into signing over their assets. Secret agent Craig Gamble (Frankie Avalon) and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, comic, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, farce, parody, robot, chase, car chase, androids and robots, goofy hero, androids, camp, secret agent, bikini ...
Time: 60s
Place: tokyo, san francisco, dungeon
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System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
 7.4
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Clerks
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Clerks is an American animated sitcom based on Kevin Smith's 1994 comedy of the same name. It was developed for television by Smith, Smith's producing partner Scott Mosier and former Seinfeld writer David Mandel with character designs by ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, friendship, cult, store, twentysomething life, workplace situations, disorder, workplace, friends, escapades, petty job, loser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
Wonder Showzen
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, surreal, offbeat, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: puppets, disorder, interracial relations, sexual relations, chaos and mayhem, religions or cults, society, social problems, racial slur, stupidity, african american, sexual activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   41%
 
The Brak Show
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, 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: humorous, not serious, futuristic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, suburbs, sitcom, distant planet, eccentric family, suburban life, high school, parody, escapades, family relations, social relations, disorder ...
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System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
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Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amiable slackers Bill and Ted are once again roped into a fantastical adventure when De Nomolos, a villain from the future, sends evil robot duplicates of the two lads to terminate and replace them. The robot doubles actually succeed in killing Bill ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, futuristic, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, adventure, afterlife, robot, heavy metal, death, seance, misfit partners, high school, farce, rock and roll, cyborgs ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 80s
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System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
 7.0
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Drawn Together
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: humorous, not serious, surreal, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, misfit partners, superhero, unlikely partners, parody, tv show, heroes, disorder, chaos and mayhem, culture clash, media satire, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   35%
    User:   28%
 
 7.3
 37K
Sleeper
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Miles Monroe, a clarinet-playing health food store proprietor, is revived out of cryostasis 200 years into a future world in order to help rebels fight an oppressive government regime.
Style: futuristic, surreal, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: farce, robot, cloning, chase, revolution, jazz, time travel, fighting the system, surrealism, hospital, fish out of water, rebellion ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
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System:   34%
    User:   33%
 
 8.5
 110K
The IT Crowd
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: UK Comedy series about two I.T. nerds and their clueless female manager, who work in the basement of a very successful company. When they are called on for help, they are never treated with any respect at all.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, office, social misfits, geek, boss and employee, verbal byplay, computers and web, workplace situations, workplace, misfit, obnoxious boss, computer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   33%
    User:   31%
 
Tripping the Rift
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, androids and robots, benign alien, alien encounter, adventure, space travel, space wars, time travel, imaginary, space and aliens, getting home, teenage life ...
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System:   33%
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