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Little Nicholas (2009)
Original name: Le Petit Nicolas
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicolas has a happy existence, parents who love him, a great group of friends with whom he has great fun, and all he wants is that nothing changes. However, one day, he overhears a conversation that leads him to believe that his life might change forever, his mother is pregnant! He panics and envisions the worst.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, parents and children, family life, family, youth, family relations, disorder, friendship, coming of age, dishonesty, friends, childhood sweetheart, plan gone awry, child driving car, rolls royce, chocolate, driving lesson, school teacher, mansion, teacher student relationship, dinner, children, classroom, cat, swimming pool ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france

Most similar movies to Little Nicholas

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, family relations, disorder, parents and children, mischievous children and friends mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Little Nicholas: Nicholas on Holiday (2014), The Metro Chase (2004), Mr. Troop Mom (2009), The Rainbow Tribe (2008), A Christmas Story 2 (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nicholas on Holiday (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's the end of the school year. The long-awaited moment of the holidays is arrive. The little Nicolas, her parents and Grandma take the road towards the sea, and settle in for some time at the Hotel Beau-Rivage.
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, family relations, eccentric family, youth, parents and children, hotel, friends, disorder, family, beach, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france
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100%
The Metro Chase (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This family comedy is about, Zack, an 8-year old American boy who is separated from his 18-year old sister, as they arrive in Paris for a family vacation. Seth, and friends track Zack down.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, family, friendship, adventure, coming of age, family life, youth, amateur detective, chase, kids in trouble, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 778
Mr. Troop Mom (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Public Defender Eddie is a widower with a 13 year-old daughter, Naomi. A classic workaholic, Eddie has been M.I.A. for most of Naomi's big moments. But when an unfortunately timed accident gives Eddie the opportunity to become the "Team ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: parents and children, camp, family life, family, family relations, in the woods, treasure hunt, siblings relations, youth, friends, summer camp, embarrassment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Rainbow Tribe (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Morgan Roberts, a middle aged adult in crisis, reunites with his best friend when he returns to the summer camp of his youth. His troubles seem to magnify when he is joined by a rag-tag group of 10 year old campers. Through their struggles they ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, mischievous children, family, friendship, youth, coming of age, teaching the ways of the world, terminal illness, life is a bitch, friends, unfulfillment, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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A Christmas Story 2 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The original traditional one-hundred-percent red-blooded two-fisted all-american christmas continues five years later with Ralphie, Randy mom and the old man. This time Ralphie has his eyes fixed on a car. But trouble is sure to follow.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, uplifting
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: friendship, family life, family, small town, holiday, teenage life, youth, friends, disorder, mischievous children, parents and children, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 713
Mr. Stink (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: This family comedy based on David Walliam's best-selling book tells the story of Chloe, who sees Mr. Stink every day, but has never spoken to him. Before she knows it, Chloe has an unusual friend hiding in her garden shed. As it turns out that ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, family, parents and children, youth, family relations, friends, politician, husband wife relationship, prime minister, christmas, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, mischievous children, when the parents are away, prank, friendship, suburbs, parents and children, nothing goes right, youth, family relations, disorder, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, realistic, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, impossible love, family, siblings relations, youth, family relations, when the parents are away, mischievous children, teenager, american abroad, grandfather, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Richie Rich: A Christmas Story (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After getting blamed for spoiling Christmas, the richest kid in the world wishes he'd never been born. Unfortunately, a wishing machine, invented by professor Keenbean, picked up the wish and made it come true. Now Richie finds himself in a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: youth, family life, family, disorder, mischievous children, parallel world, imaginary, misfit, family relations, orphanage, children, bed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sune's Summer (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It's summer and Sune Anderssons family is planning a holiday in Greece. Sunes father, Rudolf is sulking because then he won't be able to go on his beloved fishing trip. But after seeing how much the Greek trip is going to cost, he comes up ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: childhood sweetheart, parents and children, family relations, disorder, family, nothing goes right, family life, siblings relations, friends, daydreamer, fisherman, basketball ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Horrid Henry: The Movie (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Henry fails yet again to hand in his homework for the umpteenth time, he has no idea that this will set off a chain of events which will see him forming an unlikely alliance with Moody Margaret, the infuriating girl next door, and his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, youth, friends, young heroes, friendship, parents and children, teachers and students, family, school, disorder, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 836
Blizzard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl's aunt tells her the tale of a young ice skater and an enchanted reindeer.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, best friends, family, young heroes, reindeer, santa claus, parents and children, imaginary kingdom, miraculous event, coming of age, fish out of water, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, nanny, family, youth, family relations, disorder, young heroes, parents and children, when the parents are away, friends, father son relationship, boy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 464
Switchmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: All Ira Finkelstein wants for Christmas is...Christmas. Unfortunately, his parents are sending him to Florida to be with his Grandparents. Ira's spirit soars as he manages to land in Christmas Town, USA, instead.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, jewish, mischievous children, switching roles, family, youth, disorder, follow your dream, parents and children, hopes, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Even Stevens Movie (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: parents and children, island, family, siblings relations, teenage life, nothing goes right, family life, youth, family relations, disorder, mischievous children, air disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 526
Boule & Bill (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Buddy is an abandoned young cocker spaniel waiting dejectedly in his cage for a kind, new owner to adopt him. Suddenly, Billy, a little boy whose hair is as red as Buddy's, appears. It's love at first sight and the beginning of a great ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pets, youth, family, babies and infants, parents and children, family relations, disorder
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
War of the Buttons (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For generations, two rival French villages, Longueverne and Velrans, have been at war. But this is no ordinary conflict, for the on-going hostilities are between two armies of young schoolboys. When he is beaten by his father for having lost his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, fight, gang, rivalry, mischievous children, school, leadership, parent child relationship, tradition, uninhibited rivalry, family, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 557
Snowmen (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three young friends find adventure and purpose in their attempts to set a Guinness World Record. Set in a wintry mountain town, the unpopular trio pursues fame through a series of schemes and stunts that eventually imperil their own lives. Along the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: caretaker, bully, coming of age, young heroes, obsessive quest, family, small town, human spirit, friendship, child illness, ambition, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, siblings relations, job interview, young heroes, school, parents and children, one day, bad luck, down on your luck, nothing goes right, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! (1998)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Barricade the doors. Lock the windows. Because he's baaaack. That one-boy wrecking crew, Dennis the Menace, returns for more mischief and mayhem. Based on the comic strip and TV show about a mischievous little boy with a gift for the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mischievous children, nothing goes right, suburbs, family, dishonesty, youth, disorder, aging, save the day, parents and children, cons and scams, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 696
Ducoboo (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ducoboo is a very inventive dunce and joker, he is very resourceful at finding new ways to copy from his neighbor, to cheat or to defy the teacher's authority.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: elementary school, hardcase students, mischievous children, school, teachers and students, student life, youth, power relations, disorder, anti heroes, buddies, dedicated educator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Boys Will Be Boys (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two young brothers talk their strict father Lloyd Clauswell into allowing them to babysit themselves for the first time while their parents attend a corporate barbecue...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: police detective, mischievous children, young heroes, family, parents and children, siblings relations, child as adult, eccentric family, family gatherings, when the parents are away, nothing goes right, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Leave It to Beaver (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cleavers are an all-American family living in Ohio - wise father Ward, loving mother June, teen-age son Wally and 8-year-old "Beaver" Theodore. Beaver hopes to get a bike as a gift from his father and to please him tries out for his school ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, football movie, satirical ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: family, mischievous children, prank, kids and family, friendship, high school, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, eccentric family, high school life, when the parents are away ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 90s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Problem Child 3: Junior in Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Chapter 3 of the Problem Child trilogy features pre-teened Junior in love with a classmate that won't even notice him, but does notice three other boys who are rivals to Junior. This means war!
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: problem child, dentist, doctor, nurse, mischievous children, parents and children, family, parent child relationship, youth, family relations, disorder, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 6K
Madeline (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The adventurous, young Madeline is very good at getting into trouble, but she's also fantastic at solving problems as well, and her school-mistress Miss Clavel is not too approving of her. The biggest problem comes up when Lord Covington ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet, clever ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, teens
Plot: school, rescue, hospital, kidnapping, boarding school, children, adventure, family, amateur detective, orphan, nun, mischievous children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
It Runs in the Family (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is now summer in the Parker family; and the usual amount of numerous events are happening in their separate lives. Ralphie is searching for the perfect top to use to beat the school bully with, the Old Man is in battle with their hillbilly ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, nothing goes right, family, family life, youth, family relations, contests and competitions, parents and children, down on your luck, eccentric family, battles, love and romance ...
Time: 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 2K
Quints (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jamie Grover (Kimberly J. Brown) is an only child who has always wanted out from the constant attention her parents give her. Her wish is finally granted when she finds out her mother is pregnant, but when she turns out to have quints, Jamie's ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: teenager, baby, babies and infants, family, school, parents and children, teenage life, life turned upside down, coming of age, family life, youth, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, single parent, prank, parents and children, family problems, family relations, family, parenthood, suburbs, childhood, dysfunctional family, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 505
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: best friends, on the road, pets, friendship, family, disorder, urban, friends, save the day, parents and children, animal life, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
My Brother the Pig (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you act like an animal, you just may become one!
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, family life, youth, family relations, family, disorder, ghost, prank, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, animal life ...
Place: mexico, europe, france, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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