Movies like Camp Nowhere

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Camp Nowhere
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp, and would do anything to get out of it. Talking to his friends, he realizes that they are all facing the same sentence: a boring summer camp. Together with his friends, he hatches a plan to trick all the parents into sending them to a camp of their own design.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, light, funny, entertaining, inspirational, sentimental, macabre
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: camp, family, summer camp, teenage life, high school, youth, childhood, children, disorder, adventure, cons and scams, misfit, frame up, mentor, catastrophe, parent child relationship, love and romance, kids and family, teacher, friends, happy ending, bullying, time, natural disaster, memory ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
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The Goonies
Adventure, Comedy, Family
USA
114 min.
 7.8
Back to the Future Part II
Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
108 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, melancholic and light films with plots about catastrophe, mentor, family, dialogue, adaptation, fight scenes and storytelling mostly in Family, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Camp Nowhere: Snow Day (2000), Big Fat Liar (2002), Hoot (2006), Dunston Checks In (1996), Monkey Trouble (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Snow Day
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Duration: 89 min.
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Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Big Fat Liar
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Jason Shepherd (Muniz) has a reputation for stretching the truth. So, when big-time Hollywood producer Marty Wolf (Paul Giamatti) steals his class paper and turns it into a smash movie, no one believes Jason's latest tall ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, exciting ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, michigan
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Hoot
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man (Lerman) moves from Montana to Florida with his family, where he's compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, idiotic ...
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Dunston Checks In
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hotel manager Robert Grant is forced by his boss to postpone his family vacation when a hotel critic checks in. Trouble is, the critic is really a villainous jewel thief with an orangutan assistant named Dunston. When Dunston gets loose and tries to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, melancholic ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
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Monkey Trouble
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dodger, a criminal monkey, belongs to a crooked street performer but escapes his life of crime only to end up in the arms of Eva, an innocent little girl whose mother has no idea that her daughter is harboring a fugitive.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, monkey, adventure, adoption, friendship, mischievous children, kids and family, single parent, young heroes, parents and children, childhood, children ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to ...
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    User:   86%
 
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Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
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Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, light ...
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Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sexy, entertaining ...
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Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, idiotic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
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I'll Be Home for Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Estranged from his father, college student Jake is lured home to New York for Christmas with the promise of receiving a classic Porsche as a gift. When the bullying football team dumps him in the desert in a Santa suit, Jake is left without ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, road movie, idiotic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: christmas, family, holiday, desert, adventure, college, on the road, comedy of errors, buddies, happy ending, hidden identity, misfit partners ...
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Place: california, new york, usa, iowa, wisconsin ...
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Style: humorous, light, funny, melancholic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family, adoption, children, orphan, mischievous children, siblings relations, disorder, nothing goes right, dog, family life, parenthood, family relations ...
Time: 90s
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System:   70%
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First Kid
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Some say that to be the leader of a country is one of the loneliest jobs in the world. But being the child of a world leader can be doubly so. Constantly surrounded by security officers, restricted in movements and having almost every waking moment ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, white house, secret service, friendship, president, mischievous children, internet, violence, special agents, chase, dog, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Instead of flying to Florida with his folks, Kevin ends up alone in New York, where he gets a hotel room with his dad's credit card—despite problems from a clerk and meddling bellboy. But when Kevin runs into his old nemeses, the Wet Bandits, ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, christmas, holiday, adventure, homeless, hotel, mischievous children, airport, chase, young heroes, urban, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, florida, manhattan new york city
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System:   70%
    User:   61%
 
The Baby-Sitters Club
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the story about seven very different best friends, and one summer that will bring them together like never before.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, date night
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, young heroes, kids and family, disney, school, parents and children, children, happy ending, catastrophe, down on your luck, dysfunctional family, job interview ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Heavy Weights
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Camp Hope is a summer retreat for overweight boys run by a kindly couple who make the campers feel comfortable with their extra pounds. But when tyrannical fitness guru Tony buys the camp, he puts the kids on a cruel regimen that goes too far. Sick ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
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Time: 90s
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Rebound
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
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Time: contemporary, 80s
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The Goonies
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A young teenager named Mikey Walsh finds an old treasure map in his father's attic. Hoping to save their homes from demolition, Mikey and his friends Data Wang, Chunk Cohen, and Mouth Devereaux run off on a big quest to find the secret stash of ...
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, teen comedy
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, friendship, family, childhood, chase, swashbuckler, buddies, kids and family, children, mischievous children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, dungeon
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The Garbage Pail Kids Movie
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven disgusting kids but nevertheless of interesting personality are being made of the green mud coming out of garbage can. Once alive their master gives them rules to obey although they think that life is funnier without following stupid ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, awful, surreal ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, bullying, children, mischievous children, adventure, misfit, fashion, puppets, camp, lame, youth, guilty pleasure ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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Buddy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
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System:   68%
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Mr. Magoo
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mr. Magoo, a man with terrible eyesight, gets caught up in a museum robbery.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: family, chase, disability, nothing goes right, adventure, fish out of water, lame, adventurer, goofy hero, disney, catastrophe, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s
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Leave It to Beaver
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cleavers are an all-American family living in Ohio - wise father Ward, loving mother June, teen-age son Wally and 8-year-old "Beaver" Theodore. Beaver hopes to get a bike as a gift from his father and to please him tries out for his school ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, satirical, romantic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, mischievous children, bullying, prank, teacher, school, football, friendship, high school, parents and children, chase, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 90s
Place: ohio, usa
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