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P.U.N.K.S. (1999)
 4.8
 1K
P.U.N.K.S. (1999)
Original name: P.U.N.K.S
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of misfit teens evade a corrupt scientist when they steal and attempt to return a suit that delivers supernatural strength to its wearer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: misfit, super strength, adventure, prodigy, mad scientist, escapades, teenage life, school, family, imaginary, disorder, teenager, youth, heroes, supernatural ability, family life, good versus evil, social misfits, rivalry, scientist
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, exciting and offbeat films with plots about disorder, escapades, imaginary, youth, family, heroes and danger mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Family genres. Some movies like P.U.N.K.S.: Jett Jackson: The Movie (2001), Freaked (1993), Project: ALF (1996), Redboy 13 (1997), Tammy and the T-Rex (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jett Jackson: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jett Jackson, who is the star of Silverstone, is considering quitting Silverstone when it is given a three year extension. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is accidently sucked into Silverstone's world when a prop malfunctions. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: child as adult, fish out of water, teenage life, adventure, rivalry, young heroes, youth, family life, movie star, getting home, parallel world, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Trail of the Screaming Forehead (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small town infestation of crawling alien foreheads that begin attaching to people and taking them over collides with a scientist's experiments to extract foreheadazine and things go horribly horribly wrong.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: evil alien, space and aliens, mad scientist, supernatural, save the planet, heroes, deadly, rivalry, disorder, escapades, alien encounter, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.4
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Freaked (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A vain actor, his best friend, and an activist end up at a mutant freak farm run by a weirdo scientist.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, mad scientist, goofy hero, betrayal, escapades, countryside, disorder, farce, heroes, nothing goes right, silly humor, brat ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.5
 2K
Project: ALF (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six years ago, the space alien, ALF, was on his way back to his new home...When the Alien Task Force finally caught him. Now, the story continues to where the series ended. ALF is now protected by the Alien Task Force, but the leader wants to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: benign alien, puppet, alien encounter, chases and races, on the run, space and aliens, chase, family, adventure, misfit, rescue, outer space ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Redboy 13 (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A minor masterpiece of the surreal--Austin Chronicle__Redboy 13 is a cold war movie spoof with a Jame Bondian atmosphere. Roy Brown plays Redboy 13, an adolescent agent called from retirement for one last assignment. Evil is up to its old tricks in ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, boot camp, track down, heroic mission, teenage life, good versus evil, heroes, satire, disorder, righting the wronged, save the day, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Tammy and the T-Rex (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An evil scientist implants the brain of Michael, a murdered high school student, in an animatronic Tyrannosaurus. He escapes, wreaks vengeance on his high school tormentors and is reunited with his sweetheart Tammy. Together, the couple try to elude ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, offbeat, semi serious, parody
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: mad scientist, tyrannosaurus rex, high school, rivalry, brain transplant, misfit, danger, youth, escapades, imaginary, disorder, violence spree ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Up, Up, and Away! (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A boy is the only family member without superpowers in this Disney Film. The world depends on him saving his family from computerized brainwashers. Will he realize that it doesn't take superpowers to be a hero in time to help them defeat the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, young heroes, save the day, good versus evil, daring rescue, youth, danger, rivalry, escapades, master villain, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Death Kappa (2010)
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Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: good versus evil, save the day, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, rivalry, mad scientist, supernatural, disorder, deadly, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Zapped Again! (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new kid moves into school, making enemies with the affluent societies and joining the beleaguered Science Club. But when an old potion is discovered to confer telekinetic power he gets the chance to get his own back, as well as having a bit of fun ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, sex comedy, parody ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.2
 14K
Clockstoppers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Until now, Zak Gibbs' greatest challenge has been to find a way to buy a car. But when he discovers an odd wristwatch amidst his father's various inventions and slips it on -- something very strange happens. The world around him seems to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Teen Sorcery (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dawn (A.J. Cook), the new girl in school, discovers that her classmate Mercedes (Lexa Doig) is actually a witch and must do everything she can to stop her from using her powers for evil. She is soon plunged into a life and death battle against an ...
Style: exciting, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
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Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century, middle ages, 1990s
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
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The Other Me (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Will Browning accidently creates a clone of himself when working on a science project.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: cloning, youth, nothing goes right, teenage life, twins, favoritism, parents and children, school, disorder, family, ultimatum, popularity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
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Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 74 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 81 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 2.9
 888
Illegal Aliens (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Three aliens morph into super-hot babes and arrive to protect the earth from the intergalactic forces of evil. Guided by Syntax, their holographic mentor, these Illegal Aliens are willing to use every trick in the book and every sexy outfit in their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, exciting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
My Science Project (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Audience: teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Back to the Future (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
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Style: feel good, exciting, light, humorous, clever ...
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Time: 80s, future, 50s, 1950s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Genius (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids, family outing
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.0
 927
Can of Worms (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.
Style: humorous, offbeat, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
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Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Misadventures of Merlin Jones (1964)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Merlin Jones, a precocious and intelligent high-school boy, experiments with hypnosis and creates a mind-reading machine. However, his experiments land him in deep trouble with the law.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: hypnosis, mind reading, high school life, college, disorder, power relations, friends, youth, adventure, heist, experiment gone awry, teachers and students ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.8
 333
Beanstalk (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
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Style: fairy tale, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Strongest Man in the World (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Strongest Man in the World is a 1975 film starring Kurt Russell as Dexter Riley, a student in the fictional Medfield College. A school laboratory accident mixes one student's vitamin cereal mix with Dexter Riley's chemical experiment. ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Teenage Alien Avengers (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: semi serious, exciting, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, imaginary, misfit, rivalry, superhero, evil alien, escapades, supernatural, heroes, space and aliens, kids in trouble, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Mystery Monsters (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Tommy has just joined the cast of the top-rated kids' show, "Captain Mike's Mystery Monsters," and is anxious to find out just how the special effects crew gets the monsters to work. Imagine his surprise when he discovers ...
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhuman powers, save the day, imaginary, evil alien, adventure, profanity, disorder, puppets, puppet, heroes, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.6
 2K
Prehysteria! (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: single parent, family relations, misfit, danger, heroes, family, escapades, adventure, youth, teenage life, family life, animal life ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Alien from L.A. (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When her archaeologist father disappears on an expedition, Wanda sets out to look for him. What she finds is a secret underground world, where no one believes in life on the surface and where she and her father are taken for spies.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: future, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, boys' night, pre-teens, teens
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Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.6
 187
Cybermutt (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany, UK
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%