Movies and TV shows like Rick and Morty

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Rick and Morty (2013)
 9.3
 228K
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: humorous, dark humor, offbeat, not serious, cynical, entertaining, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, adventure, imaginary, time travel, monster, disorder, escapades, relatives, prodigy, youth, odd, family relations, adolescence, grandparent and grandchild, social awkwardness, young kid, social satire, grandfather grandson relationship, absurd humor, stupidity, elderly, bully, dimwit ...
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 witty films and TV series with plots about escapades, disorder, imaginary, adventure, youth, goofy hero and family relations mostly in Comedy, Animation and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Rick and Morty: Futurama (1999), Gravity Falls (2012), Brickleberry (2012), Adventure Time (2010), Family Guy (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.5
 185K
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, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, robot, alien, adult humor, social satire, benign alien, androids and robots, scientist, cyclops, goofy hero, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 8.9
 45K
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, exciting, offbeat, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: small town, twins, friendship, adventure, magical, good versus evil, mysterious place, supernatural, small town life, diary, youth, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.3
 10K
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, not serious, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional character, national park, escapades, workplace situations, sexual tension, in the woods, park ranger, animal life, lesbian, friendship, disorder, supportive coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 8.6
 62K
Adventure Time (2010)
Genre: Animation, 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: exciting, humorous, feel good, sweet, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary, friends, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, dog, princess, youth, adventurer, creature, escapades, buddies ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 8.2
 271K
Family Guy (1998)
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, humorous, cynical, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anthropomorphism, social satire, small town, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, dog, boy genius, goofy hero, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: dark humor, not serious, humorous, offbeat, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, scientist, bodyguard, super villain, science, sexual humor, villain, mad scientist, farce, adventure, master villain, secret agent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.7
 286K
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, gross out humor, not serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, child swearing, buddies, parody, mischievous children, adult humor, group of friends, friends, social satire, vicious, small town, gay slur ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.7
 318K
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: humorous, dark humor, witty, not serious, biting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: parents and children, neighbor, siblings relations, family relations, social satire, housewife, small town, mischievous children, eccentric family, goofy hero, couple relations, incompetent police ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 80s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 8.7
 117K
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, witty, humorous, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, dialogue, cia, government agency, spy spoof, workplace, danger, escapades, heroes, sarcasm, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Penguins of Madagascar (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The Penguins of Madagascar is an American CGI animated television series airing on Nickelodeon. It stars nine characters from the DreamWorks Animation animated film Madagascar: The penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Private, and Rico; the lemurs King ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, buddies, adventure, animal life, escapades, birds, friends, nothing goes right, danger, disorder, family, plan gone awry ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All Hail King Julien (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: King Julien is back and shaking his booty harder than ever! Discover the wild world of Madagascar as the king takes on the jungle’s craziest adventures in this comedy series. With his loyal sidekicks Maurice and Mort, they meet a whole new cast of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: goofy hero, animal life, jungle, adventure, disorder, friendship, escapades, anthropomorphism, king, anthropomorphic animal, stupidity, blind ambition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Phineas and Ferb (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: secret identity, mad scientist, mischievous children, experimenting, gadget, rivals, chaos and mayhem, good versus evil, intelligence, secret agents, young heroes, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, imaginary, space and aliens, benign alien, escapades, heroes, youth, disorder, empress, intergalactic, star wars
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, farce, friendship, mad scientist, stupidity, intelligence, goofy hero, hip hop, master villain, anthropomorphism, suburbs, cooking and food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Futurama: Bender's Big Score (2007)
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, futuristic, clever, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, destiny, computer virus, christmas, professor, androids and robots, danger, imaginary, space and aliens, goofy hero, misfit partners, save the world ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mary Shelley's Frankenhole (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: Mary Shelley's Frankenhole is a stop-motion animated TV series by Dino Stamatopoulos, creator of Moral Orel.
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous, puppet animation
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, village, parallel world, time travel, imaginary, disorder, supernatural ability, family life, space travel, danger, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures is a 1990 spin-off animated television series following the misadventures of two time-travelling slackers as they travel into the distant past and future. It was based on the 1989 film, Bill & ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, misfit partners, high school, changing the past or future, time traveler, based on movie, teenage life, escapades, imaginary, partners, youth ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 826
Evil Con Carne (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series exploits the failed tries of an unlucky bad guy, Hector Con Carne, to domain the world, along with a stupid bear, an otimistic and annoying mad scientist and a grouchy army official.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: island, master villain, danger, escapades, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, disorder, mad scientist, human becomes animal, mastermind, world domination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, humorous, offbeat, educational film
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: laboratory, world domination, mouse, megalomaniac, mind control, villain, space travel, nothing goes right, escapades, experiment, cartoon mouse, imaginary ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, not serious, talky, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, parody, adventure, androids and robots, space wars, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.3
 17K
Invader ZIM (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Invader Zim is an American animated television series created by Jhonen Vasquez. The show premiered on Nickelodeon on March 30, 2001. The series involves an extraterrestrial named Zim who originates from a planet called Irk, and his ongoing mission ...
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: androids and robots, mad scientist, social misfits, adventure, insanity, disguise, paranoia, mistaken identity, family, fish out of water, escapades, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Bravest Warriors (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 5 min.
Story: In the year 3085, Chris, Beth, Wallow and Danny, four teenage heroes-for-hire, warp through the universe to save adorable aliens and their worlds using the power of their emotions.
Style: futuristic, surreal, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: time travel, mars, surrealism, alien, universe, young heroes, outer space, heroes, distant planet, imaginary, youth, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 101
Clang Invasion (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Singapore, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three alien robots, Rivet, Widget and Socket, accidentally crashed their spaceship on a backyard tree in Earth. Human twins Robin and Daisy Harrison, and their pet dog Sam went to investigate the crash, where they encounter the robots. Not capable ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: outer space, adventure, androids and robots, benign alien, spacecraft, imaginary, youth, space and aliens, twins, alien encounter, space travel, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 1K
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, androids and robots, unlikely partners, imaginary, family, partners, escapades, friends, disorder, sent to the past, space station, sarcasm ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dexter's Laboratory (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Dexter's Laboratory is an American comic science fiction animated children's television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network. The series follows Dexter, a boy-genius with a secret laboratory filled with his collection ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, witty, dark humor
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: laboratory, mad scientist, villain, family, intelligence, inventions and discoveries, mischievous children, secret identity, goofy hero, young heroes, siblings relations, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 5K
Johnny Test (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Johnny Test is an American /Canadian animated television series. It premiered on Kids' WB, on The WB Television Network, on September 17, 2005. It was introduced to Cartoon Network UK on January 12, 2006 as a sneak preview on Jungle Saturdays ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: twins, adventure, mischievous children, suburbs, superhuman powers, young heroes, save the day, family, eccentric family, experiment gone awry, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: semi serious, surreal, offbeat, witty, humorous
Plot: adventurer, goofy hero, adventure, nothing goes right, self discovery, hopes, misfit, disorder, escapades, imaginary, late night, absurd humor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: not serious, humorous, offbeat, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, space wars, androids and robots, benign alien, alien encounter, adventure, space travel, time travel, imaginary, space and aliens, getting home, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
No Game, No Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 288 min.
Story: Genius gamer siblings (plus being NEET & hikikomori) Sora and Shiro are known as the undefeatable “__” (blank). Their talents and skills are so good they are considered as urban legend. One day, a young boy named Tet appears before them, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, contests and competitions, computers and web, imaginary, fate of humanity, adventure, prodigy, save the world, siblings relations, youth, utopia, cyberspace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 36K
Robot Chicken (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
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, clever, bad taste humour ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mad scientist, toys, media satire, artists and showbiz, disorder, goofy hero, stupidity, celebrity culture, friends, escapades, network ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%