Just watched Rick and Morty and in the pilot there's something like that - "if we would have done what you wanted, I would have never have found them". It sounds incorrect to me, shouldn't it be something like "I would have never found them" instead?

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    I wouldn't watch Rick and Morty for examples of beautiful English. The sentence is understandable. Whether it's "correct" is debatable; it could also be context-dependent: was the speaker on drugs? Were the writers trying to be funny? Etc. It's correct as far as it's understandable. Jul 31, 2017 at 14:57

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if we would have done what you wanted

Could be more simply stated as

If we did what you wanted

You are correct about

I would have never have found them

but since the plural is used in the first part, it might be better to continue with

we would have never found them.

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