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Getting There (2002)
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Getting There (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This film is about Mary-Kate and Ashley turning sixteen years old and going on a road trip without parents. They are headed to Utah for the Olympics and arrive late. There are also scenes in Las Vegas. The twins do not drive alone in this movie, they take a bus. Written by Anonymous Taylor and Kylie Hunter are celebrating their 16th birthday and now they are licensed to drive. They plan to go to Salt Lake City, Utah with their friends for the 2002 Winter Olympics. When they stop at a local restaurant on their way, they notice that their car is stolen and their adventure becomes a misadventure when they board the wrong plane to San Diego. They make it to Salt Lake City but they don't make it to the Olympics. Now they decide to create their own fun to celebrate their 16th birthday.
Style: humorous, semi serious, road movie, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: twins, skiing, on the road, bus, sport, love and romance, teenage life, contests and competitions, road trip, teenage love, youth, friends, high school life, high school, nothing goes right, disorder, silly humor, family relations, siblings relations, teenager, snowboarding, ski resort, professional athlete, sister sister relationship, love interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, utah, las vegas, los angeles, california, salt lake city utah

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about youth, family relations, teenage life, family, disorder, siblings relations and female protagonist mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Getting There: New York Minute (2004), So Little Time (2001), When in Rome (2002), Material Girls (2006), Legally Blondes (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
New York Minute (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Top student Jane Ryan heads to Manhattan for a college-scholarship competition. Her rebellious twin Roxy Ryan goes along to crash a video shoot. But anything can happen - and does - in a romp involving a pursuing truant officer, a smuggler, ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: twins, youth, siblings relations, nothing goes right, disorder, friendship, teenage life, twin sister, teenager, dream, romance, skipping school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, oxford university, new jersey
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So Little Time (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: So Little Time is an American sitcom starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen that aired on Fox Family. The first half of the series aired from June 2, 2001, to August 15, 2001. The series then went on a four-month hiatus owing to network management ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, entertaining
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, family, teenage life, twin sister, youth, best friends, high school life, teenage love, divorced parents, family life, teen angst, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: malibu california, usa, los angeles
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50%
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When in Rome (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Teenage sisters Charli and Lola are on the verge of an experience beyond their wildest dreams! Pack your bags and jet off to Rome as the girls start their summer internship working for the legendary Derek Hanson - the totally cool international ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: twins, teenage love, fashion, adventure, family relations, disorder, romance, love and romance, family, youth, society, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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100%
 3.9
 22K
Material Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two wealthy sisters, both heiresses to their family's cosmetics fortune, are given a wake-up call when a scandal and ensuing investigation strip them of their wealth.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, family relations, love and romance, downfall, fish out of water, rise to the top, rise and fall, ambition, youth, wealth, disorder, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Legally Blondes (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Moving from England to California, the youngest cousins of Elle Woods must defend themselves when their schools reigning forces turn on the girls and try to frame them for a crime.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: twins, fashion, youth, coming of age, friendship, teenage life, high school life, fish out of water, friends, siblings relations, high school, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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100%
Passport to Paris (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sent to Paris to visit their grandfather, the twins fall in love with France, not to mention two French boys.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: twins, family, impossible love, youth, family relations, siblings relations, love and romance, teenage life, mischievous children, fall in love, tourist, teenager ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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100%
Winning London (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Chloe and Riley Lawrence are invited to London to participate in the international Model U.N. competition, they enjoy seeing the sights and head over heals romance with cute british boys of course.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: twins, fall in love, teenage life, family relations, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, fish out of water, family life, travel, competition, un ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, california, united kingdom
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100%
Billboard Dad (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: High above Hollywood Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are playing Matchmakers! One's a surfer. The other's a high diver. When these two sisters team up to find a new love for their newly single Dad, it's a fun-loving, eye-catching ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, date night, family outing
Plot: twins, matchmaking, single father, lifestyle, family, single parent, youth, love and romance, mischievous children, filmmaking, couples, estrangement ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Our Lips Are Sealed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Follow Mary-Kate and Ashely halfway around the world in this Aussie adventure jam packed with non-stop action, laughs, super spies and surfer guys. The extraordinary escapade begins when the girls eyewitness a crime and are forced to go undercover ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: twins, twin sister, undercover, witness protection, mischievous children, escapades, hidden identity, teenage life, kids in trouble, disorder, family, youth ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
To Grandmother's House We Go (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the twins feel like their mom is tired of them, they take off on an exciting adventure to grandmother's house and encounter a pair of villains along the way.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: twins, lottery, single parent, disorder, family relations, youth, family, nothing goes right, adventure, mischievous children, down on your luck, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Challenge (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Challenge is an action adventure/adventure comedy. Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen play estranged twins with very opposite personalities. Lizzie is very focused and driven, while Shane is more relaxed, but concerned about the environment. Both girls ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: twins, twin sister, adventure, island, competition, ambition, teenage life, contests and competitions, rivalry, youth, family life, when the parents are away ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Holiday in the Sun (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sisters Alex and Madison are whisked away to the Bahamas for winter break but soon find themselves crossing paths with a man smuggling stolen artifacts.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: twin sister, family, mischievous children, teenage life, youth, family relations, friends, school, when the parents are away, exotic island, rivalry, smuggling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas, usa, hawaii, caribbean
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50%
Switching Goals (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: Twin sisters Emma and Sam come up with a scheme to switch places so each can play in the soccer team they prefer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: twins, hidden identity, mischievous children, switching roles, ambition, disorder, secret identity, lifestyle, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Two of a Kind (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two of a Kind is an American sitcom that aired on ABC as part of the network's TGIF line-up, starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The show aired from September 25, 1998 to July 9, 1999. The series was produced by Griffard/Adler Productions, ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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40%
 5.2
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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, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenager, slumber party, teenage life, youth, friends, high school life, clubbing, love and romance, friendship between girls, teenage love, quest ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Drake & Josh Go Hollywood (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Drake and Josh accidentally send their little sister Megan on a plane to L.A., they soon find themselves in the middle of a dangerous situation.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, feel good, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: nothing goes right, cons and scams, youth, when the parents are away, teenage life, siblings relations, family relations, prank, on the road, good versus evil, disorder, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colorado, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While trying to avoid an obsessed girl, rocker Drake Parker meets a young girl, who makes him promise to give her family the best Christmas ever. Later, at the Premiere's first ever Christmas party, a group of teens start to make trouble. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: comedy of errors, mischievous children, nothing goes right, lifestyle, family, youth, family relations, step siblings, disorder, friends, teenage life, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
I Didn't Do It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ultra-competitive fraternal twins Lindy and Logan Watson, together with their four best friends, navigate their freshman year of high school. Each episode begins with a comedic "what just happened?" situation as Lindy and Logan each spin ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sitcom
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, high school life, siblings relations, teenage life, youth, family relations, high school, buddies, friends, coming of age, brother sister relationship, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Even Stevens Movie (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Stevens think that they've won an all-expenses-paid trip to an island that's halfway around the world. When their house is destroyed, their food stolen, and their bacon eaten, the Stevens family breaks apart in front of all their ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family life, teenage life, family, disorder, island, siblings relations, youth, nothing goes right, mischievous children, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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34%
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Cool Dog (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jimmy lives in the tranquil town of Eagle Rock, Louisiana, with his father, stepmother and his best friend Rainy, a German Shepherd. When Jimmy's father gets a promotion, the family must relocate to an apartment in New York City that has a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, road movie ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: forceful separation, friendship, on the road, save the day, pets, disorder, family life, road trip, dog, farce, silly humor, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new york
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33%
Campus Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: School... there is the popular crowd. Teachers favor some students over others. Because of this, Violet decides to start a school paper, which exposes many embarrassing secrets of popular kids who think they run the campus.
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: high school, high school life, coming of age, social relations, teenage life, teenage love, social misfits, best friends, misfit partners, misfit, lifestyle, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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32%
 5.8
 10K
Radio Rebel (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: High school senior Tara is so painfully shy that she dreads speaking to anyone in the hallways or getting called on in class. But in the privacy of her bedroom with her iPod in hand, she rocks out -- doing mock broadcasts for Miami's hottest FM ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage love, teenage life, first love, youth, teenager, secret identity, prom, popularity, shyness, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 942
Just Peck (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At 104 pounds dripping wet, baby-faced sophomore Michael Peck (age 15) is not exactly the coolest guy at American High. Peck’s teachers make him feel like an idiot, his classmates make him feel like a geek and his home life is just as bad, with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, friendship, parents and children, high school life, teenage love, family relations, disorder, lifestyle, love and romance, ambition, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Short Track (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carolinian Blake Beckett (Pepper Sweeney), the son of a stock car racing legend, is a 4-time short track racing champion. Blake never made it to the speedways of the National Cup Racing circuit, but surely he could still have a shot? The daily life ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, exciting
Audience: family outing
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.8
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Expelled (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Felix (Cameron Dallas) is a legendary prankster who gets expelled from his high school and, with his friend’s help, stops at nothing to hide it from his parents.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, coming of age, youth, friends, prankster, siblings relations, disorder, school expulsion, power relations, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 939
Taking 5 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Just when BFFs Gabby and Devon have a chance to get the hottest band to perform a free concert at Highland High, their plan goes up in smoke... literally. Desperate not to be labeled losers for life they resort to plan B: kidnap the band! Now ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, romantic, realistic
Plot: teenage love, musician's life, youth, music band, love and romance, disorder, teenage life, lifestyle, kidnapping, high school, performer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
College Road Trip (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When an overachieving high school student decides to travel around the country to choose the perfect college, her overprotective cop father also decides to accompany her in order to keep her on the straight and narrow.
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois, pittsburgh, indiana, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Double, Double Toil and Trouble (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Farmer family is in big debts; they might lose their house soon. The seven year old Farmer twins, Kelly and Lynn, decide not to let this happen. They discover that somebody really mean and shrewd is responsible for all the problems of their ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Her Best Move (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 15 year-old soccer prodigy, Sara Davis, has a chance to join the U.S. National Team, but she must juggle high school, romance, sports, and parental pressure while deciding her own priorities.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: teenager, rivalry, friends, youth, follow your dream, against the odds, teenage love, friendship, family relations, prodigy, coming of age, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 5K
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, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, teenage life, youth, high school life, social relations, wish come true, teenager, family, teen romance, step siblings, disorder, half brother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%