Movies like The Pacifier

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The Pacifier (2005)
 5.6
 94K
The Pacifier (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Disgraced Navy SEAL Shane Wolfe is handed a new assignment: Protect the five Plummer kids from enemies of their recently deceased father -- a government scientist whose top-secret experiment remains hidden in the kids' house.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, funny, exciting, sweet, melancholic, twist ending, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family, children, mischievous children, nanny, bodyguard, one against many, undercover cop, adult child friendship, good versus evil, family in danger, disney, fish out of water, special agents, chase, babies and infants, martial arts, police investigation, fight scenes, crimes, disorder, witnessing a crime, government agency, suburbs, death of husband, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Pacifier

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, sweet and entertaining films with plots about family, disorder, youth, childhood, dialogue, storytelling and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Family and Action genres. Some movies like The Pacifier: The Spy Next Door (2010), Mr. Nanny (1993), Home Alone 3 (1997), Baby's Day Out (1994), First Kid (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Spy Next Door (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. And when one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a top-secret formula, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, ridiculous, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, spy, children, child spy, secret agents, martial arts, cia agent, nanny, family, cia, espionage, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 3.8
 9K
Mr. Nanny (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A former pro-wrestler is hired to be the bodyguard/nanny for a couple of bratty kids whose inventor father is being stalked by a rival.
Style: humorous, funny, melancholic, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: nanny, family, kidnapping, kids and family, dysfunctional family, wrestler, adaptation, alternate reality, family relations, parents and children, family life, mischievous children ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.5
 116K
Home Alone 3 (1997)
Genre: Action, 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: feel good, humorous, intense, clever, suspense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, home alone, family, espionage, holiday, little boy, winter, burglar, prank, crime gone awry, home invasion, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, hong kong, chicago illinois, san francisco, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.1
 51K
Baby's Day Out (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion, and he's just about to appear in the social pages of the paper. Unfortunately, not everyone in the world is as nice as Baby ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, not serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: babies and infants, mischievous children, stupidity, kidnapping, chase, escapades, prank, nothing goes right, child abduction, missing child, adventure, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 11K
First Kid (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Some say that to be the leader of a country is one of the loneliest jobs in the world. But being the child of a world leader can be doubly so. Constantly surrounded by security officers, restricted in movements and having almost every waking moment ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, political ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: white house, bodyguard, disney, friendship, family, president, usa president, shopping mall, boxing, fish out of water, mischievous children, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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 ...
Style: humorous, surreal, entertaining, sweet, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, child spy, spy, espionage, family, monster, mad scientist, island, good versus evil, rivalry, children, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
3 Men and a Baby (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three bachelors find themselves forced to take care of a baby left by one of the guy's girlfriends.
Style: light, funny, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: babies and infants, family, custody, fish out of water, farce, baby, fatherhood, abandoned baby, friendship, roommate, parents and children, life turned upside down ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 69K
Richie Rich (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billionaire heir Richie Rich has it all, including Reggie Jackson as a batting coach and Claudia Schiffer as a personal trainer -- but no playmates. What's more, scoundrel Laurence Van Dough is scheming to take over the family empire. Uh-oh! ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, sweet, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, children, family, rich and poor, youth, friendship, wealth, butler, when the parents are away, missing person, childhood, rich kid ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 117K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: exciting, light, humorous, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, spy, children, espionage, secret agents, child spy, rescue, fantasy world, heroic mission, mad scientist, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 23K
Hotel for Dogs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Placed in a foster home that doesn't allow pets, 16-year-old Andi and her younger brother, Bruce, turn an abandoned hotel into a home for their dog. Soon other strays arrive, and the hotel becomes a haven for every orphaned canine in town. But ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, light, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, orphan, mischievous children, siblings relations, husky dog, animal lover, young heroes, pets, animals, friends, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: antarctica, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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: entertaining, humorous, feel good, touching, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family, childhood, disney, job interview, siblings relations, father son relationship, brothers, birthday party, family relations, bad luck, young heroes, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Prince and the Pauper: The Movie (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A modern day telling of the Mark Twain classic, The Prince and the Pauper.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, rich and poor, mistaken identity, disorder, hidden identity, fish out of water, power relations, adventure, family, dishonesty, teenager, switching roles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Princess Protection Program (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil dictator threatens to take over the kingdom, Princess Rosalinda gets put into the Princess Protection Program. She is taken under the wing of General Joe Mason, an agent from the agency, and his daughter, Carter, who works after school ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: teenager, princess, high school, teenage life, youth, friendship, school, disney, royal family, best friend, best friends, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 76K
Nanny McPhee (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Widower Cedric Brown hires Nanny McPhee to care for his seven rambunctious children, who have chased away all previous nannies. Taunted by Simon and his siblings, Nanny McPhee uses mystical powers to instill discipline. And when the children's ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, sweet, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: witch, magic, nanny, childhood, mischievous children, adventure, family, parents and children, single father, curses spells and rituals, family relations, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.5
 794
Funky Monkey (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Boy genius Michael Dean (Adkins) teams up with a super-talented chimpanzee and his caretaker (Modine) to take down an animal testing lab. In exchange the scientist gives the boy some pointers on the girl of his dreams.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: monkey, friendship, animal life, disorder, buddies, daring rescue, young heroes, rescue, soldier, escapades, laboratory, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dennis the Menace (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mr. Wilson's ever-present annoyance comes in the form of one mischievous kid named Dennis. But he'll need Dennis's tricks to uncover a collection of gold coins that go missing when a shady drifter named Switchblade Sam comes to town.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: mischievous children, family, children, problem child, prank, when the parents are away, runaway, childhood, neighbor, happy ending, nothing goes right, troublemaker ...
Time: 90s, future, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Yours, Mine & Ours (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, 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, funny, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, chick flick ...
Plot: family, large family, mischievous children, family relations, blended family, siblings relations, parents and children, children, family life, opposites attract, eccentric family, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.4
 2K
Rent-a-Kid (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Harry Habert, owner of a rent office has an original idea: To rent babies from a nearby orphanage to the local families. He rents the Ward brothers to his first customers...
Style: humorous, touching, light, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: adoption, children, dog, orphan, family, siblings relations, mischievous children, disorder, nothing goes right, family relations, farce, parenthood ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 69K
Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, not serious, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: children, mischievous children, farce, unemployment, father son relationship, fish out of water, family, kindergarten, goofy hero, friends, workplace situations, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 9K
See Spot Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
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: feel good, humorous, ridiculous, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dog, pets, family, goofy hero, hitman, animals, crime gone awry, friendship, save the day, nothing goes right, witnessing a crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.2
 10K
Catch That Kid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
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 ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: heist, adventure, bank robbery, family, disorder, family relations, heroes, child spy, teenage life, crimes, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Babysitters Beware (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Danny Parker is a good kid who loves his parents. But they have to go out on business dinners all the time, leaving him stuck with a sitter. It's not so bad when it's his favorite babysitter, Janelle but he also gets stuck ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, nanny, when the parents are away, parents and children, mischievous children, little boy, disorder, youth, save the day, rivalry, friendship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Kids Who Saved Summer (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of youngsters trying to save their playground from an unscrupulous developer who wants to build a factory there.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, family relations, adventure, disorder, friends, mischievous children, family, family life, factory, friendship, deception, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 87K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Action, 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, entertaining, humorous, exciting, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, high school, young heroes, friendship, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, family, heroes, good versus evil, coming of age, teenage superhero, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Jackie Chan Kung Fu Master (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: China
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jackie Chan is the undefeated Kung Fu Master who dishes out the action in traditional Jackie Chan style. When a young boy sets out to learn how to fight from the Master himself, he not only witnesses some spectacular fights, but learns some ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: martial arts, ambition, disorder, youth, family, teaching the ways of the world, athlete and trainer, master warrior, violence, showdown, one man army, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.8
 3K
Buddy (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric socialite raises a gorilla as her son.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: gorilla, zoo, socialite, family, adventure, animals, chimpanzee, friendship, unlikely friendships, adaptation, wilderness, family relations ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 80s
Place: usa, canada, chicago illinois, new york, philadelphia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.7
 558K
Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, preschoolers ...
Plot: christmas, holiday, mischievous children, family, children, home alone, youth, when the parents are away, child protagonist, kids and family, home invasion, precocious child ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa, new york, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
Man of the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben Archer is not happy. His mother, Sandy, has just met a man, and it looks like things are pretty serious. Driven by a fear of abandonment, Ben tries anything and everything to ruin the "love bubble" which surrounds his mom. However, ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: single parent, parents and children, mischievous children, disney, childhood, dysfunctional family, family, family relations, family problems, kids and family, opposites attract, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.1
 60K
Cats & Dogs (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, talking animals, pets, family, chase, adventure, secret agents, rescue, good versus evil, goofy hero, kids and family, cat ...
Place: egypt, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Nanny Express (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With their mother dead, Emily and Ben torment their nannies to quit as fast as their father hires them. Till a nanny named Kate shows up and slowly wins Ben over. That's bad enough, but when her father and Kate start to fall in love, Emily sets ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: nanny, matchmaking, single parent, mischievous children, love and romance, family life, teenage life, parents and children, fall in love, prank, happy ending, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%