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Catch That Kid (2004)
 5.2
 9K
Catch That Kid (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Athletic 12-year-old Maddy (Kristen Stewart) shares an enthusiasm for mountain climbing with her father, Tom (Sam Robards). Unfortunately, Tom suffers a spinal injury while scaling Mount Everest, and his family is unable to afford the surgery that can save him. Maddy decides to get the money for her father's operation by robbing a high-security bank. She relies on her climbing skills and help from her geeky friends (Max Thieriot, Corbin Bleu) to pull it off successfully.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, idiotic, entertaining, exciting, realistic, bad ending, clever, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heist, computer genius, adventure, family, disorder, heroes, teenage life, crimes, rivalry, family relations, parents and children, master criminal, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, bank robbery, paralysis, treasure hunt, hostages, crime, danger, getting home, bank, mischievous children, forces of nature, secret identity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining and melancholic films with plots about family, disorder, adventure, dialogue, storytelling, adaptation and youth mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Catch That Kid: Agent Cody Banks (2003), Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992), Nancy Drew (2007), See Spot Run (2001), Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Agent Cody Banks (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Recruited by the U.S. government to be a special agent, nerdy teenager Cody Banks must get closer to cute classmate Natalie in order to learn about an evil plan hatched by her father. But despite the agent persona, Cody struggles with teen angst.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: secret agents, working undercover, adventure, heroes, cia, spy, teenage life, undercover, family, espionage, escapades, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, seattle washington, hong kong
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75%
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, 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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, when the parents are away, holiday, adventure, family, danger, snow, robbery, trap, home invasion, home alone, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 18K
Nancy Drew (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Intrepid teenage private eye Nancy Drew heads to Tinseltown with her father to investigate the unsolved murder of a movie star in this old-fashioned whodunit based on Carolyn Keene's popular series of books for young adults. But can the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: amateur detective, riddles and clues, single parent, investigation, chase, who done it, family relations, young heroes, disorder, danger, private detective, hollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 8K
See Spot Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug sniffing agent canine is a target for an assassin boss so the FBI calls Witness Protection to send him somewhere else. Meanwhile a single Mom puts her 6 year old boy James in the care of her irresponsible, mailman, neighbor, Gordon, when the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, goofy hero, pets, crime gone awry, friendship, save the day, nothing goes right, danger, witnessing a crime, crimes, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "I will try to be normal" 12-year-old Ace Ventura Jr. promises. Thats cool, except whats normal for him is finding missing mutts, kidnapped kitties or gone gators and creating hilarious chaos every step of the way.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, young heroes, escapades, uncover truth, mystery, obsessive quest, family, parents and children, kidnapping, rescue, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.4
 96K
Home Alone 3 (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 9-year-old Alex Pruitt is home alone with the chicken pox. Turns out, due to a mix-up among nefarious spies, Alex was given a toy car concealing a top-secret microchip. Now Alex must fend off the spies as they try break into his house to get it back.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: weatherman, black market, christmas, burglar, home alone, little boy, home invasion, family, holiday, mischievous children, chases and races, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 89K
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Mystery Inc. gang have gone their separate ways and have been apart for two years, until they each receive an invitation to Spooky Island. Not knowing that the others have also been invited, they show up and discover an amusement park that ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, twist ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: amateur detective, friendship, adventure, resort, teenage life, ghost, monster, youth, crimes, partners against crime, gang, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Getting Even with Dad (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ray, an ex-con and widower, is planning a coin heist with two accomplices to help him to buy his own bakery. However, he doesn't expect his son Timmy, who was living with Ray's sister, to show up at the house right in the middle of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: heist, family, parents and children, going straight, family life, single parent, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, crime, dishonesty, disorder, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 1K
Fast Getaway (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nelson, played by Corey Haim is a teenager who robs banks with his father in group along with two other friends. Corey Haim Is the right guy, in the right place, at the right time. All he needed was a ...fast getaway
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, robbery, criminal heroes, escapades, adventure, disorder, youth, partners, rivalry, family relations, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.1
 11K
Snow Day (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a school in upstate New York is snowed in, a group of students hi-jack a plow to keep the school closed..
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: chase, adventure, school, youth, contests and competitions, siblings relations, nothing goes right, high school life, eccentric family, disorder, teenage life, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Monkey Trouble (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, 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, feel good, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: monkey, family, adventure, adoption, friendship, disorder, pets, animal life, orphan, when the parents are away, danger, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Max Keeble's Big Move (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Max Keeble, the victim of his 7th grade class, plots revenge when he learns he's moving; it backfires when he doesn't move after all.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: school, underdog, friendship, family, parents and children, family relations, vengeance, teenage life, disorder, mischievous children, chaos and mayhem, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt return as heads of the Baker family who, while on vacation, find themselves in competition with a rival family of eight children, headed by Eugene Levy,
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: holiday, rivalry, lake, mischievous children, teenage life, family, pregnancy, family life, family feud, eccentric family, disorder, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wisconsin, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, exciting, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: heist, puppets, family, adventure, mistaken identity, friends, crimes, escapades, goofy hero, crime, friendship, wanted ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.7
 652
Dog Gone (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A courageous boy battles a gang of bumbling thieves to rescue a dog carrying a fortune in stolen diamonds.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: dog, pets, crime, young heroes, heist, in the woods, battles, rivalry, rescue, crime gone awry, danger, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.0
 14K
Mr. Magoo (1997)
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, feel good, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: millionaire, heist, disability, family, chase, odd couple, race against time, goofy hero, adventurer, nothing goes right, cons and scams, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, touching, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, siblings relations, job interview, young heroes, parents and children, mischievous children, friends, bad luck, school, family relations, one day, childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.3
 17K
Blank Check (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bullied by his siblings and nagged by his parents, 11-year-old Preston is fed up with his family -- especially their frugality. But he gets his chance to teach them a lesson when a money-laundering criminal nearly bulldozes Preston with his car and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: forgery, bank, destiny, family, gangsters, crime gone awry, misfit, odd couple, child as adult, disorder, fish out of water, family relations ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Sherlock: Undercover Dog (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Billy, 10, a dreamer, wants to be taken seriously so he can live with his toy-designer father on Catalina Island. Billy's plans get seriously spoilt when Sherlock, a talking police dog, demands his help to rescue his police detective handler ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: investigation, working undercover, daring rescue, mischievous children, crimes, heroes, young heroes, escapades, family, adventure, friends, odd couple ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 73K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, friendship, young heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, high school, supernatural ability, heroes, parents and children, coming of age, best friends, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Zeus and Roxanne (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mary Beth is a marine biologist that gets annoyed when a dog called Zeus stows aboard her research boat. Nevertheless she is intrigued when the intrusive canine makes best-friends with her captive dolphin, Roxanne. She falls in love with Zeus's ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, single parent, opposites attract, rescue, adventure, family, romance, captivity, odd couple, pets, family life ...
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 3K
Air Buddies (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Here’s the delightful tale of teamwork and adventure your whole family will love! Air Bud is the proud father of five adorable puppies - the hip-hopping B-Dawg, lovely Rosebud, mellow Buddha, dirt-loving Mudbud, and the big fella Budderball - with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: puppy, pets, family, animal life, teenage life, buddies, disorder, partners, friends, survival, danger, rescue ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 6K
Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, bank robber, bank, desert, crime, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, friends, small town, boss and employee, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young boys, Rocky, Colt and Tum Tum together with their neighbor girl, computer whiz Amanda are visiting Mega Mountain amusement park when it is invaded by an army of ninjas led by evil Medusa, who wants to take over the park and hold the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, family, rivalry, danger, vigilantism, youth, buddies, eccentric family, save the day, daring rescue, heroic mission, martial arts ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
 3K
Dadnapped (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, escapades, crimes, young heroes, family, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, heroes, writer's life, confined, adventure, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 2K
Graduation (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four best friends, about to graduate from high school, must find a way to raise money to help a family member in need. When one of them discovers her banker father having an affair, the foursome plots to rob his bank during graduation ceremonies. ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, criminal heroes, friendship, heist, unlikely criminals, youth, partners, buddies, teenage life, high school life, high school, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Zip & Zap and the Marble Gang (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zip and Zap, two mischievous twins, were placed in the Esperanza, a school where the games are prohibited. There will found the Club of Marble, child resistance to challenge the authority of adults. Thanks to her intelligence, her courage and her ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, treasure hunt, boarding school, twins, buddies, disorder, friends, undisciplined, secret movement, family relations, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Security guard Paul Blart is headed to Las Vegas to attend a Security Guard Expo with his teenage daughter Maya before she departs for college. While at the convention, he inadvertently discovers a heist - and it's up to Blart to apprehend the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, romantic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: shopping mall, family relations, parents and children, crimes, goofy hero, security guard, single father, romance, justice, fight scenes, life philosophy, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 3K
Bingo (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bingo, the runaway circus dog, is off the leash and saving Chuckie's life! Bingo and the boy become the best of friends in this canine comedy featuring doggy disguises and skateboarding, pinball and prison. Chuckie and his parents (Cindy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, not serious, satirical ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, on the road, rescue, family, adventure, friendship, pets, disorder, buddies, partners, animal life, reincarnation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 33K
Big Fat Liar (2002)
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, feel good, not serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: hollywood, liar, summer school, filmmaking, family, artists and showbiz, movie business, dishonesty, teenage life, disorder, youth, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: california, michigan, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%