Movies like Phantom of the Megaplex

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Phantom of the Megaplex (2000)
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Phantom of the Megaplex (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young man working at a cinema on a special premiere night, finds that the films being shown are full of strange and eerie occurrences.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, mystery, nothing goes right, mysterious character, young heroes, teenage life, youth, family, family relations, danger, disorder, siblings relations, movie theatre, heroes, boss and employee, workplace situations, power relations, teenage girl, cinema, teenage boy, sabotage, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friend, fired from the job, film premiere
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Phantom of the Megaplex

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films with plots about family, youth, family relations, disorder, danger, teenage life and mischievous children mostly in Family, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Phantom of the Megaplex: Finding Kelly (2000), Dadnapped (2009), Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008), The Even Stevens Movie (2003), Boys Will Be Boys (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Finding Kelly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The surprisingly intricate, nimble plot is about a couple of kids who play amateur detectives one summer in the hopes of collecting a $5,000 reward offered to anyone able to find a missing 17 year old girl. The girl and boy are best friends who have ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: amateur detective, uncover truth, young heroes, mystery, buddies, heroes, youth, missing child, crimes, danger, investigation, child's point of view ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Dadnapped (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, rescue, parents and children, adventure, danger, lifestyle, family relations, siblings relations, kidnapping, crimes, young heroes, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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
Plot: comedy of errors, mischievous children, nothing goes right, youth, lifestyle, family relations, shopping mall, friends, family, teenage life, siblings relations, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, family, family life, teenage life, parents and children, siblings relations, island, disorder, youth, mischievous children, nothing goes right, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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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: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, police detective, twins, nothing goes right, young heroes, youth, chaos and mayhem, family gatherings, child as adult, mischievous children, danger, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Bobby and the Ghost Hunters (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sanne (Hanna Obbeek) loves stories about ghosts and other mysterious things. Her father Lucas, is a famous ghost hunter. During a holiday Lucas is asked to chase ghosts of the former cruise ship 'Rotterdam'. Sanne is very happy to hear she ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, ghost hunter, ship, heroes, young heroes, supernatural ability, supernatural, youth, family, teenage life, family relations, parents and children ...
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Hounded (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A teenager ends up being hounded by a well-groomed and seemingly cute and tiny dog that actually turns out to be a nightmare of a beast.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: teenage boy, dog, mischievous children, teenage life, eccentric family, nothing goes right, young heroes, adventure, family life, disorder, rivalry, pets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
My Stepbrother Is a Vampire!?! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: NANCY MONROE’s mother DENISE just got married — and Nancy has a new stepbrother, VICTOR, a Goth guy who dresses in black, wears lots of sunscreen, apparently talks to his cat, and has the ability to cloud women’s minds. So Nancy is convinced ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: vampire, teenage life, supernatural, mysterious character, danger, family, disorder, family relations, dangerous attraction, eccentric family, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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: family relations, adventure, youth, family, mischievous children, disorder, friends, family life, factory, friendship, deception, park ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Splitting Adam (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After accidentally stumbling into his uncle's mysterious "tanning bed", Adam learns the answer to all of his problems - multiple Adams. With his new collection of clones, Adam is hopping on one wild summer ride with an epic splash.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, family relations, disorder, family, youth, cloning, technology gone awry, save the day, rivalry, friendship, danger, dream girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
All Screwed Up (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: FREAKY FRIDAY with a twist. Teenisha (Chyna Lane of PRECIOUS, CADILLAC RECORDS) is your modern geeky teen - smart, suffering from ADD, an outcast at school, and an oddity in her own home. Pete is every girl's dream - star of the sports team, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: body swapping, life turned upside down, teenage life, switching roles, disorder, misfit, youth, family, high school life, high school, father son relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Roxy Hunter and the Mystery of the Moody Ghost (2007)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After moving to an eerie old house in the country, nine-year-old super sleuth Roxy Hunter stumbles into a world filled with unsolved mysterieus, secret plots and spooky spirits! Now, Roxy and her best friend and boy genius Max, must race to save ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: amateur detective, ghost, mischievous children, adventure, uncover truth, young heroes, supernatural, heroes, danger, youth, disorder, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: twins, cloning, youth, nothing goes right, teenage life, parents and children, school, disorder, favoritism, family, ultimatum, popularity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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, semi serious, funny, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: nanny, family relations, family, wrestler, family life, parents and children, mischievous children, kidnapping, eccentric family, disorder, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: family relations, baby, teenager, family life, child as adult, life turned upside down, siblings relations, parents and children, family, youth, teenage life, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Million Dollar Kid (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Hunter family has hit the jackpot--scoring a winning 50 million dollar lottery ticket! But when the ticket is lost on the way to cashing it in, the Hunters face overwhelming obstacles in chasing down the ticket before it is stolen by some ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, disorder, adventure, nothing goes right, mischievous children, race against time, family, dog, lottery, lottery ticket, chases and races, chase ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Mom's Got a Date with a Vampire (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Hansen kids are in a jam. Adam and his best friend Duffy have gotten their hands on some tickets for the Headless Horseman concert, and his sister Chelsea has a date with her dreamy boyfriend Peter. The only problem is they're both ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, captivating
Audience: horror for children, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, family relations, parents and children, couples, disorder, youth, mischievous children, family, woman in danger, siblings relations, single parent, suspicion ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.1
 562
Remote (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Randy (Chris Carrara), is forced to stash his remote control toys in a model home, he stumbles across the hideout of three prison escapees. With the use of his remote control toys, Randy manages to apprehend the three fugitives.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, when the parents are away, prodigy, heist, isolation, down on your luck, disorder, inventions and discoveries, young heroes, friendship, teenage life, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Stepsister from Planet Weird (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A teenager's life is disrupted when her mother falls in love with an alien.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: alien, family, fish out of water, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, youth, misfit, remarry, life turned upside down, high school life, benign alien ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, impossible love, youth, family relations, siblings relations, family, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, fall in love, mischievous children, tourist ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Marley & Me: The Puppy Years (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fall into puppy love with “the world’s worst dog”, who now has a frisky voice and an attitude to match. Join Marley for his mischievous puppy years, as he and his summer pal, Bodie Grogan, wreak havoc on a neighborhood dog contest. Marley ...
Style: sentimental, exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, nothing goes right, pets, puppy, talking dog, youth, family, family relations, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, friends, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Secret Agent Club (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the world Ray Chase is nothing more than a klutzy, overgrown toy seller whose wife passed away a few years ago; and his only son Jeremy doesn't get to see him very often, because he's always away on "business trips." What no ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, toy, toys, rescue, adventure, save the day, espionage, chases and races, undercover, secret identity, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Modern Twain Story: The Prince and the Pauper (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: rich and poor, mistaken identity, disorder, youth, family, adventure, fish out of water, power relations, dishonesty, hidden identity, urban ghetto, switching roles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Girl Vs. Monster (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Skylar finds out that her parents are monster hunters after she accidentally releases some monsters from a secret containment chamber; so she and her techno friends must recapture all the monsters and also save her mom and dad from these monsters ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: young heroes, youth, imaginary, monster, teenage life, rescue, danger, halloween, heroes, family, rivalry, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Call Me Claus (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: If She's Going To Save Christmas, She's Got Some Big Shoes To Fill.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, nothing goes right, haunted by the past, fish out of water, disorder, redemption, goofy hero, misfit, ghost, santa claus, family life, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "I will try to be normal" 12-year-old Ace Ventura Jr. promises. Thats cool, except whats normal for him is finding missing mutts, kidnapped kitties or gone gators and creating hilarious chaos every step of the way.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: disorder, danger, escapades, rescue, adventure, obsessive quest, uncover truth, parents and children, family life, family relations, amateur detective, family ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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3 Ninjas (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Each year, three brothers Samuel, Jeffrey and Michael Douglas visits their Japanese grandfather, Mori Shintaro whom the boys affectionately refer to as Grandpa, for the summer. Mori is a highly skilled in the fields of Martial arts and Ninjutsu, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, rescue, family, rivalry, escapades, heroic mission, heroes, martial arts, ninja, danger, youth, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.6
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Ozzie (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ozzie is a young koala living in Australia. He is kidnapped by two goons (Buzz and Tank) who work for Max Happy, president of Happy Toys. Legend says that Ozzie speaks English and Max wants to clone Ozzie into hundreds of koalas and sell them for a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, neo screwball comedy
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: family life, family relations, family, rescue, disorder, escapades, rivalry, danger, mischievous children, youth, child in peril, cons and scams ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: nanny, family relations, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, animal life, disorder, ghost, youth, mischievous children, prank, danger, family ...
Place: mexico, latin america, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Pants on Fire (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jack Parker has always skated by on his lies, especially the one about Mikey, an underprivileged (and made-up) teen who Jack "tutors"... until one day "Mikey" shows up for real, and all Jack's lies start coming true.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, family relations, dishonesty, youth, nothing goes right, parents and children, mischievous children, lie, society, life turned upside down, teenage life, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%