Movies like Little Nicholas

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Little Nicholas (2009)
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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: humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, friendship, plan gone awry, family relations, parents and children, family life, little boy, youth, disorder, gangster, dishonesty, friends, gangsters, family, school, childhood sweetheart, coming of age, teacher student relationship, school teacher, baby, underwear, classroom, children, dinner, driving lesson ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films with plots about youth, family, family relations, parents and children, disorder, mischievous children and friends mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Little Nicholas: Nicholas on Holiday (2014), Horrid Henry: The Movie (2011), War of the Buttons (2011), Mr. Troop Mom (2009), Blizzard (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, realistic, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, eccentric family, mischievous children, youth, hotel, parents and children, game, beach, friends, disorder, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france
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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: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, friendship, young heroes, youth, teachers and students, parents and children, disorder, family life, friends, siblings relations, family, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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War of the Buttons (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1960. The thrilling battles waged by a band of kids from two rival villages in the southern French countryside.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, friendship, family, countryside, school, rivalry, disorder, social relations, uninhibited rivalry, friends, village, village life ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, family, treasure hunt, family life, youth, siblings relations, camp, family relations, friends, in the woods, summer camp, paintball ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, young heroes, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, friendship, family life, fish out of water, miraculous event, hopes, parents and children, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, adventure, chase, disorder, danger, kids in trouble, family relations, friends, amateur detective, family life, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, youth, friendship, life is a bitch, disorder, friends, family, mischievous children, terminal illness, puberty, camp counselor, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota
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36%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family life, teenage life, family, parents and children, siblings relations, mischievous children, nothing goes right, family relations, youth, island, disorder, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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 ...
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Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, prank, family life, family relations, parents and children, child as adult, when the parents are away, high school life, mischievous children, nothing goes right, fish out of water, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1990s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: twins, siblings relations, youth, family relations, family, impossible love, teenager, teenage life, love and romance, fall in love, mischievous children, tourist ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: not serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: mischievous children, family, prank, friendship, nothing goes right, neighbor, runaway, criminal, when the parents are away, friends, family relations, troublemaker ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, humorous, light, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family life, youth, family, eccentric family, holiday, christmas, teaching the ways of the world, escapades, adaptation, society, happy ending, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, contests and competitions, family, disorder, youth, family relations, love and romance, eccentric family, nothing goes right, parents and children, father son relationship, family feud ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Chestnut: Hero of Central Park (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Ray and Sal, two orphaned sisters, adopt and hide a Great Dane puppy from their two adopted parents living in a luxury downtown New York apartment that expressely forbids dogs.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, human animal relationship, mischievous children, pets, family life, disorder, youth, reincarnation, parents and children, animal life, adoption, orphan ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Angels Sing (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Man of the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: feel good, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: single parent, parents and children, family problems, family relations, mischievous children, family, opposites attract, dysfunctional family, male bonding, family life, child as adult, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Madeline (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: amateur detective, school, rescue, kidnapping, hospital, orphan, adventure, family, children, parents and children, escapades, clergy ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 558
Down and Derby (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A local Pinewood Derby competition transforms an average group of dads into overzealous rivals desperate to build the winning car. As egos swell, the kids are lucky if they get to pick the paint color. While the dads are busy with outlandish ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ambition, rivalry, disorder, athlete's life, parents and children, family, contests and competitions, optimism, child as adult, family life, small town, sport team ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
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Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, entertaining, feel good, semi serious, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Flying Classroom (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A boy who was once a perpetual outcast finds friends in a new boarding school, united with his new peers gets involved in a heated rivalry with a group of students from a neighboring school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, friendship, fight, mischievous children, youth, teachers and students, disorder, theatre play, prank, male bonding, school play, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
How to Eat Fried Worms (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the first day of his new school year, a fifth grade boy squares off against a bully and winds up accepting a dare that could change the balance of power within the class.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, touching
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zachary Beaver, a sideshow attraction also known as the world's fattest boy, arrives in the sleepy town of Granger, Texas.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, teenage life, mischievous children, self discovery, youth, starting over, best friends, family relations, family, parents and children, young heroes, child driving car ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: elementary school, friendship, mischievous children, young heroes, dedicated educator, lifestyle, rebellion, buddies, parents and children, hardcase students, teachers and students, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: youth, when the parents are away, friends, family relations, disorder, nanny, mischievous children, family, young heroes, parents and children, boy, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a 10-year-old girl Dawn Haley whose sibling rivalry with her three brothers is heightened by the fact that they are quadruplets.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, sitcom ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sibling rivalry, siblings relations, mischievous children, disorder, family life, favoritism among siblings, youth, family relations, parents and children, family, child
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A boy witnesses his mother kissing what he believes to be is the real Santa Clause and retaliates with mischief.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, couple relations, mischievous children, family gatherings, single parent, family relations, fish out of water, couples, disorder, parents and children, nothing goes right, goofy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: baby, teenager, life turned upside down, child as adult, family life, youth, teenage life, parents and children, family, siblings relations, family relations, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teddy Duncan's middle-class family embarks on a road trip from their home in Denver to visit Mrs. Duncans Parents, the Blankenhoopers, in Palm Springs. When they find themselves stranded between Denver and Utah, they try to hitch a ride to Las ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, family, parents and children, family relations, family life, on the road, road trip, youth, mime, sunburn, crying, full moon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%