What to Watch If You Love 'American Dad!'  

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List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of American Dad! will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen American Dad!.

If you just finished American Dad! and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to American Dad! that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of ridiculous delight that you had while watching your favorite episodes of American Dad!.

With lots of options, including Family Guy, a show that gave life to American Dad! thanks to its cancellation, and even movies like Spaceballs, a film that takes a look at the sci-fi genre and parodies it to extreme lengths, deciding what to watch after American Dad! will really just depend on your mood.

This list of shows American Dad! is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other American Dad! fans will also love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes.

So what are your favorite movies and TV series like American Dad!? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.

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Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'American Dad!'
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Big Mouth is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'American Dad!'
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Big Mouth (Netflix, 2017) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Nick Kroll, Andrew Goldberg, Mark Levin, and Jennifer Flackett, based on Kroll and Goldberg's tweenage years in the New York suburbs. As they navigate their way through puberty, 7th grade best friends Nick (Kroll) and Andrew (John Mulaney) meet characters who offer life advice. ...more on Wikipedia

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The Cleveland Show is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'American Dad!'
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The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Richard Appel, and Mike Henry for the Fox Broadcasting Company as a spin-off of Family Guy. The series centers on the Browns and Tubbs, two dysfunctional families consisting of parents Cleveland Brown and Donna Tubbs and their children Cleveland Brown, Jr., Roberta Tubbs, and Rallo Tubbs. Similar to Family Guy, it exhibits much of its humor in the form of cutaway gags that often lampoon American culture. The series was conceived by MacFarlane in 2007 after developing the two animated series Family Guy and American Dad! for the Fox Network. MacFarlane centered the show on Family Guy character Cleveland Brown, ...more on Wikipedia

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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'American Dad!'
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The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series is a satirical depiction of a middle class American lifestyle epitomized by the Simpson family, which consists of Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie. The show is set in the fictional town of Springfield and parodies American culture, society, television, and many aspects of the human condition. The family was conceived by Groening shortly before a solicitation for a series of animated shorts with the producer James L. Brooks. Groening created a dysfunctional family and named the characters after members of his own family, substituting Bart for his own name. The shorts became a ...more on Wikipedia

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