Movies and TV shows like Rick and Morty

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Rick and Morty (2013)
 9.3
 290K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Original name: Rick and Morty S01
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, absurd, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, mad scientist, adventure, time travel, inventions and discoveries, grandfather grandson relationship, imaginary, odd, disorder, prodigy, monster, social satire, youth, family relations, relatives, adolescence, escapades, grandparent and grandchild, young kid, social awkwardness, stupidity, parody, self involved, absurd humor, political satire ...
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Rick and Morty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, offbeat and exciting films and TV series with plots about disorder, escapades, imaginary, adventure, youth, goofy hero and parody mostly in Animation, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Rick and Morty: Futurama (1999), Brickleberry (2012), Gravity Falls (2012), Family Guy (1999), Adventure Time (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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
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80%
 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 ⇓
100%
 8.9
 56K
Gravity Falls (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Twin brother and sister Dipper and Mabel Pines are in for an unexpected adventure when they spend the summer helping their great uncle Stan run a tourist trap in the mysterious town of Gravity Falls, Oregon.
Style: humorous, offbeat, exciting, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, twins, friendship, mysterious place, adventure, small town life, youth, odd, monster, creature, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 68K
Adventure Time (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Told in eight parts, Islands tells the story of Finn, Jake, BMO and Susan Strong leaving Ooo and traveling across the ocean to solve the mystery of Finn's past. During their trip, they unlock secrets, encounter various creatures, make new ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, princess, escapades, adventurer, buddies, youth, creature, dog ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ 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 ⇓
79%
 7.2
 35K
Disenchantment (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in a ruined medieval city called Dreamland, Disenchantment follows the grubby adventures of a hard-drinking princess, her feisty elf companion and her personal demon.
Style: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: adventure, demon, goofy hero, family relations, destiny, elf, princess, kingdom, friendship, teenage girl, fantasy world, alcohol abuse ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 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 ⇓
100%
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Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Philippines, South Korea
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Intergalactic warrior Star Butterfly arrives on Earth to live with the Diaz family. She continues to battle villains throughout the universe and high school, mainly to protect her extremely powerful wand, an object that still confuses her.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, princess, youth, teenage life, friendship, imaginary, teenage girl, good versus evil, family relations, 14 year old, high school life, magic wand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: cia, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, small town, patriotism, youth, german, stupidity, alien, american flag, personal safety ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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 ⇓
24%
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: humorous, witty, talky, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, outer space, anti heroes, adventure, heroic mission, space wars, disorder, danger, aerial combats, space and aliens, chases and races, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Venture Bros. (2003)
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, clever, offbeat, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, parody, villain, super villain, bodyguard, sexual humor, science, danger, save the day, siblings relations, anti heroes, androids and robots ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Aqua Teen Hunger Force is an American animated television series on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. The series made its official debut on September 9, 2001 on Adult swim; after the pilot episode was aired as a ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, friendship, farce, stupidity, mad scientist, intelligence, team, disorder, buddies, partners, master villain, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, 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 ⇓
41%
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, animal life, pets, disorder, misfit partners, cult, domestic violence, partners, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, stylized, exciting, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space wars, disorder, time travel, escapades, imaginary, adventure, androids and robots, getting home, space and aliens, heroes, benign alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder (2009)
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: futuristic, biting, not serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: environmentalism, outer space, phone booth, wormhole, megaphone, misfit partners, escapades, goofy hero, adventure, heroic mission, supernatural ability, extinction ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American comedy horror animated television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network. Its central plot revolves around a somewhat anthropomorphic pink/purple dog named Courage who lives with his owners, ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, not serious, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary, dog, monster, animal life, save the day, supernatural, pets, villain, transformation, fear, cartoon dog, danger ...
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 778
WordGirl (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: WordGirl is an American children’s animated television series for children aged 9 –12, produced by the Soup2Nuts animation unit of Scholastic Entertainment for PBS Kids. The show began as a series of shorts that premiered on PBS Kids Go! on ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, imaginary, superhuman powers, young heroes, family, escapades, heroes, youth, prodigy, secret identity, villain, crime fighter ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.7
 6K
Superjail! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
Story: Superjail! is an American animated television series produced by Augenblick Studios the first season and Titmouse, Inc. the second and third season. The series follows the events that take place in an unusual prison. The pilot episode aired on ...
Style: offbeat, surreal, not serious, humorous
Plot: prison, sadism, convict, alternate dimension, prison life, confined, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, androids and robots, odd, danger, mad ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: humorous, offbeat, not serious, educational film
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: world domination, laboratory, mouse, villain, megalomaniac, space travel, mind control, mad scientist, rescue, stupidity, race against time, dimwit ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 4.7
 354
Kirby Buckets (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: This single-camera animation/live-action hybrid comedy revolves around Kirby Buckets, a kid who dreams of being the biggest animator in the world. His drawings take shape as he and his best friends, Fish and Eli, go on outrageous adventures.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized, absurd
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, ambition, buddies, follow your dream, nothing goes right, contests and competitions, youth, hopes, disorder, escapades, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.8
 35K
Steins;Gate (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The self-proclaimed mad scientist Rintarou Okabe rents out a room in a rickety old building in Akihabara, where he indulges himself in his hobby of inventing prospective "future gadgets" with fellow lab members: Mayuri Shiina, his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, mind bending, touching, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, time machine, inventions and discoveries, sent to the past, parallel world, escapades, scientist, research, memory loss, father daughter relationship, dying repeatedly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Xavier: Renegade Angel (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 12 min.
Story: The show follows Xavier, a rather strange-looking faun-like wanderer/seeker (complete with snake hand, backwards knees, a beak and six nipples) who is traveling across the land to find out the truth about his mysterious and uncertain origin. Xavier ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, semi serious, witty, humorous
Plot: misfit, disorder, adventurer, escapades, adventure, goofy hero, hopes, imaginary, self discovery, nothing goes right, late night, absurdism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Phineas and Ferb (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Each day, two kindhearted suburban stepbrothers on summer vacation embark on some grand new project, which annoys their controlling sister, Candace, who tries to bust them. Meanwhile, their pet platypus plots against evil Dr. Doofenshmirtz.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: secret identity, mad scientist, mischievous children, gadget, experimenting, rivals, chaos and mayhem, intelligence, good versus evil, siblings relations, secret agents, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
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 ⇓
29%
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 ⇓
26%
 5.9
 2K
Kid vs. Kat (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Kid vs. Kat is a Canadian-American animated television series developed and produced at Studio B Productions. The show was created and co-directed by Rob Boutilier. The series is distributed by Studio B Productions. The feature revolves around a ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, exciting, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: rivalry, alien, mind control, world domination, youth, time machine, disorder, pets, uninhibited rivalry, androids and robots, family, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 ⇓
50%