Movies like A Pig's Tale

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A Pig's Tale (1994)
 6.9
 490
A Pig's Tale (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kids' comedy with all the clichés. Six boys (hero, pudgy, dumb, romeo, etc), reluctantly sent to summer camp, are grouped together in a ramshackle hut, and instantly identified as losers and outcasts by the overconfident camp bullies, who target gorgeous Tiffany (Jakub) as their Lothario's girlfriend. They set out to make everyone's life miserable as they impose their authority on the other kids and ineffective counselors alike. Andy, the good-guy hero, of course has a crush on Tiffany, but hasn't a clue how to approach her. Gradually, the nice guys gain the edge over the bullies, by honest endeavor and standing up for themselves - and in doing so, win over the other kids, even Tiffany. Until the bullies frame them and have them expelled.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, toilet humor
Audience: family outing
Plot: summer camp, prank, rivalry, summer, bully, archery, campfire, water skiing, teenage life, workplace romance, false accusation, teenage crush, laxative, campfire story, family, coming of age, nothing goes right, youth, disorder, mischievous children, vengeance, down on your luck, injustice, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to A Pig's Tale

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about youth, love and romance, friends, teenage life, friendship, storytelling and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A Pig's Tale: The Parent Trap (1998), Heavy Weights (1995), Summerhood (2008), Camp Cucamonga (1990), Poison Ivy (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 103K
The Parent Trap (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Hallie Parker and Annie James are identical twins separated at a young age because of their parents' divorce. unknowingly to their parents, the girls are sent to the same summer camp where they meet, discover the truth about themselves, and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: twins, summer camp, mischievous children, lookalikes, dishonesty, disorder, trap, single parent, parents and children, family relations, comedy of errors, butler ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1998
Place: california, england, maine, london, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 22K
Heavy Weights (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Camp Hope is a summer retreat for overweight boys run by a kindly couple who make the campers feel comfortable with their extra pounds. But when tyrannical fitness guru Tony buys the camp, he puts the kids on a cruel regimen that goes too far. Sick ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: summer camp, overweight, family, goofy hero, mischievous children, young heroes, physical appearance, teenage life, nothing goes right, youth, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.7
 533
Summerhood (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The coming of age summer-camp saga of four best friends who hate each other.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: coming of age, summer camp, friends, youth, romance, best friends, betrayal, friendship, gender, love and romance, lust, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.9
 844
Camp Cucamonga (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Standard camp shenanigans and romance amongst the counselors and the campers at a lake front summer camp.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: camp, friendship, summer camp, goofy hero, ocean or sea, hip hop, womanizer, adventure, young lovers, romance, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.2
 1K
Poison Ivy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two teenage summer camp counselors struggle with their younger campers, providing a variety of humorous situations and romantic encounters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: summer, camp counselor, poet, nurse, summer camp, young heroes, teenage life, romance, nothing goes right, youth, disorder, mischievous children ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Baby-Sitters Club (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the story about seven very different best friends, and one summer that will bring them together like never before.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, date night, kids
Plot: summer school, friends, camp, friendship, club, summer, coming of age, nanny, family, school, summer camp, young lovers ...
Time: 90s
Place: connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Little Darlings (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two 15-year old girls from different sides of the tracks compete to see who will be first to lose their virginity while at camp.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer camp, coming of age, virgin, friendship, self discovery, high school, coming-of-age, best friends, looking for sex, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.0
 8K
Camp Nowhere (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp, and would do anything to get out of it. Talking to his friends, he realizes that they are all facing the same ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, parent child relationship, camp, misfit, family, teenage life, youth, disorder, adventure, cons and scams, frame up, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Four best friends (Tibby, Lena, Carmen & Bridget) who buy a mysterious pair of pants that fits each of them, despite their differing sizes, and makes whoever wears them feel fabulous. When faced with the prospect of spending their first ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: teenage love, coming of age, female friendship, teenage girl, self discovery, first love, summer, jeans, best friends, teenage life, letter, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, south carolina, greece, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Salute Your Shorts (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Salute Your Shorts is an American comedy television series that aired on Nickelodeon from 1991 to 1992 and in reruns until early 1999. It was based on the 1986 book, Salute Your Shorts: Life at Summer Camp by Steve Slavkin. The series, filmed at ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, mischievous children, friendship, punishment, family, young heroes, prank, teenage life, youth, disorder, against the rules, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.8
 13K
Lucas (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, underdog, friendship, high school life, romance, cheerleading, teenage life, sport team, hopes, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.9
 477
Bon Voyage! (1962)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The Willards from Terre Haute, Indiana travels abroad for the once-in-a-lifetime vacation in Paris, France. Harry Willard believes that the greatest problem will be avoiding tap water, but bringing his three children will prove to be more troublesome
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: vacation, mischievous children, family, nothing goes right, family vacation, family life, adventure, romance, when the parents are away, youth, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, indiana, french riviera, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Little Rascals (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, and the other characters made famous in the Our Gang shorts of the 1920s and 1930s are brought back to life in this nostalgic children's comedy. When Alfalfa starts to question his devotion to the club's ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, buddies, running, group of friends, mischievous children, parents and children, nothing goes right, youth, family relations, disorder, friends ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Shag - More Dancing (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Summer of 1963. Carson is getting married to her boyfriend so her friends Melaina, Pudge and Luanne take her to Myrtle Beach for one last irresponsible weekend.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, beach, best friends, romance, young lovers, boyfriend, summer, couple relations, looking for love, looking for sex, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Parent Trap (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Hayley Mills plays twins who, unknown to their divorced parents, meet at a summer camp. Products of single parent households, they switch places (surprise!) so as to meet the parent they never knew, and then contrive to reunite them.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: twins, family, summer camp, mischievous children, parents and children, youth, family relations, family life, single parent, siblings relations, prank, holiday ...
Time: year 1961
Place: california, massachusetts, london, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Born to Be Wild (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rick Heller is a juvenile delinquent who keeps getting himself into trouble. To keep him out of trouble his mother puts him to work cleaning the cage of a gorilla named Katie which she is teaching to communicate through the use of sign language. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, mischievous children, on the road, laboratory, youth, dangerous animal, juvenile delinquency, pets, on the run, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle washington, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
California Dreaming (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young T.T. comes from Chicago to spend the summer in California. He slowly becomes "California-ized," while learning about love and life in the Golden State.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: beach, coming of age, teenage life, youth, romance, human nature, infidelity, fish out of water, love and romance, misfit, couples, friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.7
 6K
Angus (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Angus is a large, pathetic 14 year old whose thoughts are most often filled with the image of one Melissa Lefevre. Angus is shy and thinks that he has no chance of ever 'getting' her. Being especially uncool, he is incredibly surprised ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: high school, friendship, coming of age, public humiliation, blow up doll, school, prank, parents and children, overweight child, overweight man, romance, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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One Crazy Summer (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, fall in love, cartoonist, love and romance, island, youth, disorder, friends, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Middle of Nowhere (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film follows Grace, a young woman whose irresponsible mother blows her college fund on her younger sister's beauty pageant campaign.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: coming of age, summer, troubled teen, friendship, drugs/alcohol, theme park, drug dealing, dysfunctional family, teenager, parent child relationship, money problems, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 1K
The Inkwell (1994)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Inkwell is about a 16-year-old boy coming of age on Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 1976.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, best friends, friendship, innocence lost, siblings relations, romance, singleness, social differences, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family, teenage life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 16K
Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicole and Chase live next door to each other but are worlds apart. However, they plot a scheme to date each other in order to attract the interest and jealousy of their respective romantic prey. But in the mist of planning a gala centennial ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: high school, prom, opposites attract, school, high school life, love and romance, friendship, teenage life, youth, misfit, romance, school dance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Grumpier Old Men (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family wedding reignites the ancient feud between next-door neighbors and fishing buddies John and Max. Meanwhile, a sultry Italian divorcée opens a restaurant at the local bait shop, alarming the locals who worry she'll scare the fish away. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Plot: fishing, fish, prank, romance, rivalry, friendship, buddies, old man, best friend, vengeance, parents and children, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Seven Minutes in Heaven (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Natalie allows her classmate Jeff, who ran away from home after a fight with his stepfather, to stay at her place while her father is away on a business trip. Natalie soon starts dating Jeff's friend James Casey, who isn't as faithful as ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, teenager, love triangle, coming of age, romance, teenage love, teenage life, when the parents are away, love and romance, youth, friends, high school life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Wet Hot American Summer (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The setting is Camp Firewood, the year 1981. It's the last day before everyone goes back to the real world, but there's still a summer's worth of unfinished business to resolve. At the center of the action is camp director Beth, who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: summer camp, camp, looking for sex, farce, rescue, love triangle, save the day, adolescence, teenage love, workplace romance, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: maine, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Battle of Shaker Heights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A quirky teen with a penchant for war reenactments, Kelly Ernswiler obsesses over military tactics with his buddy Bart. The school bully is one of Kelly's regular headaches, and he also has to deal with a frustrating situation at home, where ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, bully, coming of age, battle zone, friendship, parents and children, battlefield, sister, enemy, strategy, high school life ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Childhood's End (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A story of two teens discovering their budding sexuality. Greg is having his first sexual experience and first relationship with his friend's mother, a woman twice his age....while Denise is angry with Greg, and sleeps with another girl. Both ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: coming of age, feminism, first kiss, older woman younger man relationship, gays and lesbians, love affair, parent child relationship, lgbt, gender, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 30K
Grease 2 (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It's 1961, two years after the original Grease gang graduated, and there's a new crop of seniors and new members of the coolest cliques on campus, the Pink Ladies and T-Birds. Michael Carrington is the new kid in school - but he's ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, motorcycle, talent show, opposites attract, rivalry, cinderella story, buddies, romance, gang, rock, teenage love, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1950s, year 1961 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 43K
Wild Child (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rebellious 16 year old Poppy from Mailibu is sent to an English boarding school. Realising her Father isn't coming back to rescue her she tries to get expelled.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: school, boarding school, friendship, teenage life, teenage love, boarding school life, teenager, prank, teenage girl, love and romance, fish out of water, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, california, london, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Are We There Yet? (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: children, road trip, on the road, family, parents and children, mischievous children, romance, nothing goes right, single parent, couple relations, family life, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%