Movies and TV shows like Mr. Headmistress

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Mr. Headmistress (1998)
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Mr. Headmistress (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
TV show
Story: Tucker recently got out of prison, but is soon sought after by other bad men. So to escape them, he disguises himself as the new Headmistress of an all-girl school.
Plot: cross dressing, school, teacher, girls' school, director, jail, gender disguise

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Most similar movies to Mr. Headmistress

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and realistic films and TV series with plots about family, youth, school, family relations, teacher, friendship and teenage girl mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Mr. Headmistress: Grange Hill (1978), Ruby Bridges (1998), The Worst Witch (1998), Safety Patrol (1998), Coffee Prince (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Grange Hill (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grange Hill is a British television drama series originally made by the BBC. The show began in 1978 on BBC1 and was one of the longest-running programmes on British television when it ended its run in 2008. It was created by Phil Redmond who is also ...
Plot: school life, teacher, school, schoolboy, school teacher, classmate, high school student, teacher student relationship, director, high school teacher, social issues, high school ...
Place: london
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95%
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 878
Ruby Bridges (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of Ruby Bridges, an African-American girl who, in 1960 at age 6, helped to integrate the all-white schools of New Orleans. Although she was the only black girl to come to the school she was sent to, (and since all the white mothers ...
Style: contemplative, serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Plot: school, interracial relations, racism, beach, lifestyle, youth, dedicated educator, society, ambition, life is a bitch, hopes, power relations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Worst Witch (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mildred Hubble is a young witch attending Cackles Academy. She's called the "Worst Witch" because she's always caught getting into trouble.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, girls' boarding school, witch, witchcraft, boss, power relations, youth, supernatural, teachers and students, teenage life, imaginary, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.5
 578
Safety Patrol (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
TV show
Story: Scout Bozell has always dreamt of being on his school's Safety Patrol. The only reason he cannot join is because he is very clumsy. He's sent to another school because his old school would not let him become part of their Safety Patrol. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, hardcase students, family, good versus evil, obsession, teachers and students, frame up, cons and scams, high school, high school life, goofy hero, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Coffee Prince (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Han-gyeol is a smart young man who hates to be tied down to one career in his life. Abhorring the idea of joining the family business, he is ordered by his grandmother to manage a cafe. Unable to disobey his grandmother, he reluctantly takes over ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, touching, inspirational
Plot: cross dressing, gender disguise, tomboy, friendship, coffee shop, love triangle, love and romance, class differences, sister sister relationship, romance, hidden identity, korean ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Mysterious Miss C. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An eccentric teacher (Marie-Chantal Perron) causes children at her elementary school to change the way they look at themselves.
Plot: school, teacher, strange person, friends, friend
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, hidden identity, ambition, mischievous children, switching roles, sport, contests and competitions, lifestyle, secret identity, rivalry, mistaken identity, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Model Behavior (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: This is a Disney Channel movie about two teenage girls, one an ordinary high school girl and the other a top teen model, who meet and switch places.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, lifestyle, fish out of water, teenage life, eccentric family, wish come true, switching roles, disorder, coming of age, misfit, youth, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Room 222 (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Room 222 is an American comedy-drama television series produced by 20th Century Fox Television. The series aired on ABC for 112 episodes from September 17, 1969 until January 11, 1974. The show was broadcast on Wednesday evenings at 9:00 for its ...
Plot: high school, social issues, high school teacher, usa history, boss, school, african american, human, woman, teacher, american history
Time: 1960s, 70s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Queen’s Classroom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Drama series depicts the conflicts and struggles between a cold-hearted female teacher and her students over a one school year period.
Plot: school, instructor, generation gap, teacher, classroom, education, middle school, student
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Sungkyunkwan Scandal (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Sungkyunkwan Scandal is a 2010 South Korean fusion historical drama about a girl who disguises herself as a boy while attending Sungkyunkwan, the Joseon Dynasty's highest educational institute, where no women were allowed. Directed by Kim ...
Style: romantic, touching, exciting, humorous, inspirational
Plot: gender disguise, cross dressing, romance, love triangle, friendship, student, female protagonist, rivalry, king, joseon dynasty, sword fight, social differences ...
Time: middle ages
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Opposite Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Opposite Sex is an American comedy-drama series that aired during FOX's summer 2000 schedule. The series was one of the first teen dramas to primarily use independent artists on its soundtrack by such acts as Elliott Smith and Ben Lee.
Plot: girls' school, single father, teenager, single parent, private school, widower, school
Place: california, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
For You in Full Blossom (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Hanazakari no Kimitachi e: Ikemen Paradise, also known as Ike-para, is a Japanese drama produced by Fuji Television and first aired on July 3, 2007. It is based on the comic by Hisaya Nakajo, published in English as Hana-Kimi. Filming locations ...
Style: light, emotional, inspirational, humorous, talky
Plot: cross dressing, dormitory, friendship, boys' school, private school, rivalry, love, high school, everyday life, frustration, athlete's life, male friendship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The orphaned Baudelaire children face trials, tribulations and the evil Count Olaf, all in their quest to uncover the secret of their parents' death.
Style: captivating, ironic, suspense, melancholic, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, crossdressing, danger, life is a bitch, children, adventure, baby, cross dressing, cynicism, storytelling, escapades, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Miracle Worker (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
Story: Devoted teacher Anne Sullivan (Alison Elliott) leads deaf, blind and mute Helen Keller (Hallie Kate Eisenberg) out of solitude and helps integrate her into the world.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mute or deaf, disability, dedicated educator, human spirit, blindness and impaired vision, lifestyle, teachers and students, teacher student relationship, miraculous event, hopes, family, misfit ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Flying Cestmir (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 258 min.
TV show
Story: Young boy Cestmir finds a magic rock which allows him to bring the seeds of the flowers which allow flying from Blue Planet...
Plot: mistaken identity, meteor, flying man, rejuvenation, meteorite, urban setting, hairdresser, barbershop, family relations, director, school, flying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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De Zevensprong (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 323 min.
TV show
Story: Frans (nicknamed The Red for his red hair), an elementary school teacher involuntarily gets involved in a conspiracy to save the young Geert-Jan Grisenstijn from the hands of his uncle, the evil count, who lives in a mansion where one of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: bicycle, castle, school, forest, teacher, treasure, uncle nephew relationship, lawn mower
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Good Morning, Miss Bliss (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Good Morning, Miss Bliss is an American teen sitcom that aired on the Disney Channel from 1988 to 1989, starring Hayley Mills as a teacher at John F. Kennedy Junior High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. The show was originally a pilot for NBC, ...
Style: sitcom
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: middle school, teacher, teenager, junior high school, history teacher, classroom, school, female teacher
Time: 80s
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Demon Headmaster (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Demon Headmaster is a British television series based on the children's books by Gillian Cross of the same name. Made for CBBC, the drama was first broadcast between 1996 and 1998. The first series contained six episodes, and aired twice ...
Plot: hypnotism, hypnosis, school principal, mind control, rebellion, high school, stepfather, director, school
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sabrina, Down Under (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina and her friend Gwen, while on vacation at Australia's Great Barrier Reef, try to save a secret mermaid colony who's habitat is threatened by ocean pollution.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: hereditary gift of witchcraft, family, imaginary, save the day, best friends, ocean or sea, disorder, wizards and magicians, friends, love and romance, youth, ocean ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 2K
Santa Who? (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
Story: Santa Claus develops amnesia after accidentally falling out of his sleigh and only the innocence of a small child can save him. Meanwhile, Santa has to battle the disbelief of a newsman.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: santa claus, friendship, young heroes, save the day, family relations, family, family life, memory loss, disorder, holiday, friends, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Oliver Twist (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
TV show
Story: Charles Dickens' classical story about the young orphan boy in 1837 England is again re-filmed in grand fashion. Richard Dreyfuss portrays Fagin, the unscrupulous leader of the young pick-pockets Oliver (Alex Trench) initially falls in with ...
Style: touching, gloomy, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, life is a bitch, danger, crimes, family, young heroes, society, gang, coming of age, youth, friends, child in peril ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1830s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sabrina Goes to Rome (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina goes to Rome, with Salem stowaway-ed in her backpack, to free her 16th-century aunt Sophia who was banished for divulging her powers to a non-witch.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: witch, hereditary gift of witchcraft, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, fall in love, supernatural romance, go public, supernatural ability, supernatural, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 16th century
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Toothless (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
Story: A female dentist is cast into limbo after her death in an accident and is given the assignment to act as the Tooth Fairy as her action to be admitted into heaven.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: afterlife, dentist, hopes, supernatural, legends and myths, friendship, heroes, romance, family, young heroes, youth, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Princess of Thieves (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: Sherwood forest has a courageous new hero - Gwyn, the daughter of Robin Hood. Possessing the cunning skills of her legendary father and the beauty and intelligence of her mother Maid Marian, Gwyn is anxious to follow in her father's footsteps. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: tough girl, heroes, robin hood, good versus evil, rescue, royal family, folk hero, dishonesty, adventure, assassination, escapades, woman fights a man ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Tower of Terror (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: A disgraced reporter investigates an abandoned luxury hotel where five people mysteriously disappeared sixty years earlier.
Style: serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: horror for children
Plot: elevator, ghost, hotel, hollywood, supernatural, halloween, danger, crimes, media, rivalry, family problems, supernatural ability ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
My Date with the President's Daughter (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Duncan Fletcher is an average teenager in search of a date to his school's spring dance. While at the mall with his friends, he meets a girl, Hallie, who just happens to be the daughter of the President of the United States, George Richmond. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens, date night, pre-teens
Plot: state affairs, family relations, parents and children, white house, date, dating, unlikely couple, hidden identity, fish out of water, looking for love, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Wizards of Waverly Place (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Alex, Justin and Max Russo are not your ordinary kids - they're wizards in training! While their parents run the Waverly Sub Station, the siblings struggle to balance their ordinary lives while learning to master their extraordinary powers.
Style: feel good, stylized, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, witch, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, teenager, high school, teenage girl, supernatural, family relations, youth, family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Annie (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Eleven-year-old Annie has been living in an orphanage her whole life run by cruel Miss Hannigan. After unsuccessful escape attempts, Grace Farrell comes to take the child home to live two weeks with billionaire Oliver Warbucks during Christmas.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adoption, orphan, friendship, indoor, show tunes, life is a bitch, ambition, cons and scams, family relations, disorder, punjab, friends ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Saintly Switch (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: The story is about a married couplewith children on the verge of divorce. Their imminent divorce, like many, is due to their mutual lack of respect and compassion for each other and the effect it has on their children. When the family makes a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: family relations, body swapping, switching roles, battle of the sexes, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, midlife crisis, family life, eccentric family, couple relations, family, youth ...
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%