Movies like Freaky Friday

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Freaky Friday (2003)
 6.2
 111K
Freaky Friday (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mother and daughter bicker over everything -- what Anna wears, whom she likes and what she wants to do when she's older. In turn, Anna detests Tess's fiancé. When a magical fortune cookie switches their personalities, they each get a peek at how the other person feels, thinks and lives.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, entertaining, sweet, sexy, light, clever, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, teen comedy, girls' night, pre-teens, chick flick ...
Plot: body swapping, high school, child as adult, switching roles, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, fish out of water, family relations, wedding, grownups, rehearsal, family, adult as child, shopping, audition, selflessness, generation gap, therapist, sibling relationship, parent child relationship, single parent, music band, psychiatrist, urban, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa

Most similar movies to Freaky Friday

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and melancholic films with plots about youth, family, runaway, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue and fantasy world mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Freaky Friday: 13 Going on 30 (2004), 17 Again (2009), The Hot Chick (2002), Wish Upon a Star (1996), Matilda (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.1
 141K
13 Going on 30 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she's thirty. With a little magic, her wish is granted, but it turns out that being thirty isn't as always as awesome as she thought it would be!
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night, kids
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, wish come true, true love, child as adult, best friends in love, fashion, youth, fish out of water, romance, urban, city life, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1987, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 162K
17 Again (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the brink of a midlife crisis, 30-something Mike O'Donnell wishes he could have a "do-over." And that's exactly what he gets when he wakes up one morning to find he's 17 years old again. With his adult mind stuck inside ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: high school, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, body swapping, family relations, family, youth, one more chance, high school life, teenage life, wish come true, basketball ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 1989, future
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.5
 82K
The Hot Chick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Not only is Jessica Spencer the most popular girl in school -- she is also the meanest. But things change for the attractive teen when a freak accident involving a cursed pair of earrings and a chance encounter at a gas station causes her to switch ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, teenage life, switching roles, prom, high school, gender bending, high school life, love and romance, cheerleading, rivalry, friends, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 1st century b.c., 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wish Upon a Star (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Alexia Wheaton hasn't been herself lately. Neighter has her 15-year-old sister Hayley. In fact they've been each other. Alexia becomes fashion-challenged Hayley and she in turn becomes styling Alexia and the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: switching roles, wish come true, high school, body swapping, disorder, siblings relations, comet, family, teenage life, self discovery, sibling relationship, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 105K
Matilda (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An extraordinarily intelligent young girl from a cruel and uncaring family discovers she possesses telekinetic powers and is sent off to a school headed by a tyrannical principal.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, touching, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, eccentric family, young heroes, child abuse, family, teachers and students, school, youth, disorder, supernatural ability, family disapproval, telekinesis ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 10K
Freaky Friday (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: School girl Annabel is hassled by her mother, and Mrs. Andrews is annoyed with her daughter, Annabel. They both think that the other has an easy life. On a normal Friday morning, both complain about each other and wish they could have the easy life ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: child as adult, body swapping, self discovery, family, hockey, mischievous children, switching roles, coming of age, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, wish come true, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A visit to a natural history museum proves catastrophic for two high school rivals, an overachiever and a jock, when an ancient Aztec statue casts a spell that causes them to switch bodies and see exactly what it's like to walk in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, chick flick
Plot: switching roles, teenager, high school, body swapping, battle of the sexes, gender bending, love and romance, parents and children, school, popularity, romance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world ended. While in school, the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, fish out of water, rock star, party, rivalry, showbiz, romance, follow your dream, spotlight, teenage life, artists and showbiz, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 4K
18 Again! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 18 Again! is a 1988 comedy film starring George Burns and Charlie Schlatter. The plot involves a grandson switching souls with his grandfather by means of an accident. This was one of a series of unrelated films, including Like Father, Like Son and ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: golden years, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, wish come true, fish out of water, family relations, body swapping, mischievous children, grandfather, switching roles, destiny, child as adult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Like Father Like Son (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them drinks a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, sentimental
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, child as adult, family life, fish out of water, high school friends, doctor, misfit partners, odd couple, switching roles, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, gender bending ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.8
 8K
Vice Versa (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: school, child as adult, family, workaholic, switching roles, parents and children, elementary school, adolescence vs adulthood, urban, wish come true, fish out of water, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
 287K
Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: high school, high school life, fish out of water, teenage life, popularity, teenager, vengeance, manipulation, rivalry, stereotypes, betrayal, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Yours, Mine & Ours (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Admiral Frank Beardsley returns to New London to run the Coast Guard Academy, his last stop before a probable promotion to head the Guard. A widower with eight children, he runs a loving but tight ship, with charts and salutes. The kids long for a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: family, siblings relations, opposites attract, parents and children, mischievous children, family life, family relations, love and romance, single parent, couple relations, eccentric family, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 172K
Big (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young boy, Josh Baskin makes a wish at a carnival machine to be big. He wakes up the following morning to find that it has been granted and his body has grown older overnight. But he is still the same 13-year-old boy inside. Now he must learn how ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: child as adult, toys, body swapping, bunk bed, toy maker, pinball machine, wish fulfillment, job promotion, fish out of water, family, adolescence vs adulthood, urban ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 14K
Sleepover (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As their first year of high school looms ahead, best friends Julie, Hannah, Yancy and Farrah have one last summer sleepover. Little do they know they're about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Desperate to shed their nerdy status, they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: teenager, high school, friendship, clubbing, teenage love, friends, youth, teachers and students, high school life, chases and races, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.3
 707
Opposite Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The world goes backwards on Opposite Day. The kids become adults, and the adults become kids.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: switching roles, family, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, wish come true, misfit, youth, family relations, disorder, siblings relations, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.3
 10K
Fat Albert (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An obese boy named Fat Albert and his friends Rudy, Mushmouth, Bill, Dumb Donald, Russell, and Weird Harold, pulls into trouble when they "fall" out of their TV world into the real world, where Fat Albert tries to help a young girl, Doris, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, family, buddies, school, mischievous children, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, teenage life, misfit, youth, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Another Cinderella Story (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A guy who danced with what could be the girl of his dreams at a costume ball only has one hint at her identity: the Zune she left behind as she rushed home in order to make her curfew. And with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in front of him, he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, high school, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, orphan, siblings relations, school, love affair, youth, contests and competitions, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 49K
Just My Luck (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Manhattanite Ashley is known to many as the luckiest woman around. After a chance encounter with a down-and-out young man, however, she realizes that she's swapped her fortune for his.
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: nothing goes right, fall in love, destiny, curses spells and rituals, life turned upside down, luck, bad luck, kiss, romance, masquerade, love and romance, urban ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 2.9
 16K
Bratz (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The popular Bratz dolls come to life in their first live-action feature film. Finding themselves being pulled further and further apart, the fashionable four band together to fight peer pressure, learn what it means to stand up for your friends, be ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, satirical, awful ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: high school, fashion, friendship, teenager, elephant, teenage girl, high school life, family, best friends, female friendship, teenage life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
High School Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Troy (Zac Efron), the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens), the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: high school life, high school, teenage love, basketball, teenage life, couple relations, music, follow your dream, hopes, youth, friends, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa, utah, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.4
 3K
Zapped (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zoey is a talented dancer whose organized life is rudely disrupted when she moves in with her new step-dad and three step-brothers, until she discovers a dog-training app that can get boys to obey her every command. But she soon learns that it ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, teen comedy
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, imaginary, youth, family, wish come true, social relations, disorder, teenager, obedience, dance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 71K
The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: teenage life, high school, high school life, youth, adolescence, best friends, friends, friendship, social relations, teenager, popularity, physical appearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 40K
Teen Wolf (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a shy teenager's new-found powers help him score at basketball - and with the popular girls - he has some pretty hairy decisions to make.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, basketball movie, entertaining
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: high school, school, teenager, werewolf, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, friends, youth, buddies, dangerous animal, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miley Stewart (aka pop-star Hannah Montana) gets too caught up in the superstar celebrity lifestyle, her dad decides it's time for a total change of scenery. But sweet nibblets! Miley must trade in all the glitz and glamour of Hollywood ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, girls' night, date night ...
Plot: fall in love, best friends, celebrity, youth, music, teenage life, double life, performer's life, artists and showbiz, friends, hidden identity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.3
 5K
Cow Belles (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to learn how to be responsible, two wealthy teen sisters are forced to work in the family business by their exasperated father. When company funds goes missing, it's up to the girls to save the day.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: fish out of water, materialism, siblings relations, farm, family, adolescence vs adulthood, sibling relationship, sports car, down on your luck, family business, workplace situations, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
A Cinderella Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Montgomery is a tomboyish, unpopular girl at school. She has been text messaging a somebody named Nomad for a few months and he asks her to meet him at the Halloween dance at 11:00 in the middle of the dance floor. The only problem is, she must ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, cinderella story, fall in love, high school, opposites attract, teenage life, love and romance, youth, romance, high school hunk, school dance, step parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
What a Girl Wants (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl, Daphne, heads to Europe in search of the father she's never met. But instead of finding a British version of her bohemian mother, she learns the love of her mom's life is an uptight politician. The only problem now is ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, daughter, fish out of water, hopes, love and romance, teen angst, couples, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, social differences, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, new york, london, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.3
 34K
Aquamarine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two teenage girls discover that mermaids really do exist after a violent storm washes one ashore. The mermaid, a sassy creature named Aquamarine, is determined to prove to her father that real love exists, and enlists the girls' help in winning ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sweet, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, friendship, fall in love, rescue, teenage life, fish out of water, small town, youth, true love, friends, best friends, couples ...
Place: florida, australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Perfect Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl turns to a department store Santa in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: family, romance, single parent, looking for love, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, couple relations, fish out of water, disorder, christmas ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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