Movies and TV shows like Rick and Morty

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Rick and Morty (2013)
 9.3
 256K
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, cynical, not serious, absurd, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, mad scientist, inventions and discoveries, adventure, imaginary, time travel, grandfather grandson relationship, disorder, prodigy, odd, family relations, monster, escapades, youth, relatives, adolescence, grandparent and grandchild, social awkwardness, young kid, social satire, stupidity, self involved, parody, absurd humor, elderly ...
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 escapades, disorder, adventure, imaginary, danger, youth and parody mostly in Animation, Comedy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Rick and Morty: Futurama (1999), Gravity Falls (2012), Brickleberry (2012), Adventure Time (2010), Paradise PD (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.5
 192K
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: humorous, cynical, futuristic, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, alien, robot, scientist, adult humor, social satire, androids and robots, space and aliens, benign alien, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.9
 50K
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, twins, mysterious place, supernatural, friendship, small town life, odd, good versus evil, youth, creature, siblings relations, diary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 11K
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, sexual tension, lesbian, in the woods, workplace situations, escapades, national park, park ranger, supportive coworker, animal life, disorder, self involved ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 8.6
 64K
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, sweet, feel good, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary, princess, young heroes, adventurer, imaginary kingdom, dog, youth, creature, escapades, young kid ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 7K
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: small town, police investigation, social satire, disorder, buddies, goofy hero, stupidity, bad cop, police protagonist, dumb, criminal
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, witty, not serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, parody, villain, super villain, science, bodyguard, sexual humor, danger, naivete, heroes, protector, save the day ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.2
 280K
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, humorous, cynical, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: anthropomorphism, small town, dog, family life, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, social satire, couple relations, adolescence, siblings relations, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.7
 328K
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, clever ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: neighbor, parents and children, housewife, siblings relations, family relations, mischievous children, social satire, small town, elementary school, incompetent police, eccentric family, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 8.7
 296K
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, gross out humor, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: elementary school, child swearing, parody, mischievous children, buddies, friends, vicious, adult humor, group of friends, small town, gay slur, social satire ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: witty, talky, offbeat, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, parody, escapades, aerial combats, imaginary, chases and races, heroic mission, rivalry, danger, goofy hero, space wars, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: witty, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, friendship, intelligence, stupidity, mad scientist, farce, unlikely partners, adventure, escapades, goofy hero, cooking and food, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Philippines, UK, South Korea, France
Duration: 23 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, imaginary, princess, teenage life, teenage girl, youth, friendship, good versus evil, magic wand, 14 year old, high school life, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.7
 122K
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, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, womanizer, cia, danger, government agency, male objectification, sarcasm, james bond spoof, dialogue, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, space wars, misfit, danger, space travel, time travel, getting home, space and aliens, benign alien, imaginary, adventure, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 348
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, stylized, exciting, absurd
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: ambition, buddies, nothing goes right, follow your dream, contests and competitions, adventure, friends, youth, disorder, hopes, escapades, some scenes animated ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bodacious Space Pirates (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Miniskirt Space Pirates is a Japanese light novel series written by Yūichi Sasamoto and published by Asahi Shimbun Shuppan since October 2008. An anime television series adaptation produced by Satelight, under the title Bodacious Space Pirates ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, intergalactic, space and aliens, social relations, space travel, youth, danger, pirate, adventurer, escapades, space wars, fish out of water ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 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: surreal, offbeat, humorous, not serious
Plot: prison, sadism, prison life, convict, monster, judge, chaos, escapades, chaos and mayhem, odd, imaginary, confined ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: offbeat, surreal, witty, semi serious, humorous
Plot: disorder, adventurer, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero, imaginary, hopes, adventure, self discovery, misfit, late night, absurd humor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
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, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: existentialism, desire for fame, showbiz, washed up star, down on your luck, hollywood, depression, cynicism, nothing goes right, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol, womanizer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 26K
Disenchantment (2018)
Genre: Animation, 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, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: demon, princess, elf, fantasy world, kingdom, adventure, friendship, goofy hero, family relations, destiny, king, teenage girl ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: dark humor, not serious, humorous, offbeat, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: society, stupidity, disorder, african american, interracial relations, odd, sexual relations, chaos and mayhem, religions or cults, social problems, sexual activity, puppets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, futuristic, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: space travel, space wars, imaginary, save the world, good versus evil, spacecraft, danger, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, anti heroes, hotshot hero ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Fanboy and Chum Chum (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Fanboy & Chum Chum is an American CGI animated television series created by Eric Robles for Nickelodeon. It is based on Fanboy, an animated short created by Robles for Nickelodeon and Frederator Studios, which was broadcast August 14, 2008 on ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, friends, mischievous children, escapades, good versus evil, misfit, rivalry, goofy hero, young heroes, family, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Brak Show (2000)
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, offbeat, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, newspaper, bully, destruction, family relations, social relations, parody, everyday life, high school life, giant, high school, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Archie's Weird Mysteries (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Archie's Weird Mysteries is an American animated children's television program, based on the Archie comics. The series premise revolves around a Riverdale High physics lab gone awry, making the town of Riverdale a "magnet" for ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, high school, horror for children, experiment gone awry, escapades, journalism, best friends, danger, youth, high school life, uncover truth, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, law firm, judge, parody, lawsuit, courtroom, jury, legal, workplace, rivalry, injustice, incompetent police ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Earthworm Jim (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Earthworm Jim is an American and British animated television series based on the video game with the same name which appeared on Kids' WB! for two seasons from September 9, 1995 through December 13, 1996. The series follows the adventures of an ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, disorder, heroes, danger, adventure, escapades, imaginary, save the day, superhuman powers, worm
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 23K
Teen Titans (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teen Titans is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics characters of the same name, primarily the run of stories by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez in the early-1980s The New Teen Titans comic book series. The show was created ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, touching
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, teenage love, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, teenage life, villain, heroic mission, heroes, supernatural, secret identity, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 147
Hero Factory (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the Lego Hero Factory toys, the show focuses on building heroes to protect the world from evil.
Style: exciting, offbeat, humorous
Plot: lego, vengeance, heroes, escapades, adventure, chases and races, space and aliens, imaginary, factory, danger, rivalry, space travel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.1
 3K
Space Dandy (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Space Dandy is a dandy in space! This dreamy adventurer with a to-die-for pompadour travels across the galaxy in search of aliens no one has ever laid eyes on. Each new species he discovers earns him a hefty reward, but this dandy has to be quick on ...
Style: not serious, humorous, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, escapades, heroes, alien encounter, encounter, search, imaginary, space and aliens, adventure, cat, reward ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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