Movies like A Pig's Tale

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A Pig's Tale (1994)
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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, feel good, realistic, semi serious, toilet humor
Audience: family outing
Plot: summer camp, rivalry, prank, summer, bully, archery, campfire, water skiing, teenage life, vengeance, youth, family, friends, misfit, injustice, love and romance, cliche, fall in love, mischievous children, coming of age, nothing goes right, disorder, down on your luck, workplace romance, false accusation ...
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, feel good and semi serious films with plots about youth, love and romance, friends, teenage life, family, friendship and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A Pig's Tale: Heavy Weights (1995), Camp Cucamonga (1990), The Parent Trap (1998), Poison Ivy (1985), Summerhood (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: summer camp, overweight, family, righting the wronged, family relations, physical appearance, disorder, teenage life, child as adult, instructor, buddies, young heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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100%
 5.9
 876
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: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: summer camp, friendship, family relations, midlife crisis, womanizer, love and romance, fall in love, teenage love, teenage life, couples, young lovers, mistaken identity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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58%
 6.5
 110K
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: humorous, feel good, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: twins, summer camp, mischievous children, lookalikes, disorder, dishonesty, single parent, butler, trap, comedy of errors, parents and children, divorce ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1998
Place: england, california, london, maine, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: summer camp, summer, poet, nurse, camp counselor, nothing goes right, youth, impossible love, disorder, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, mischievous children ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: sexual, touching, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, summer camp, best friends, youth, betrayal, friends, romance, love and romance, friendship, gender, baseball, first love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: feel good, not serious, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, parent child relationship, misfit, family, teenage life, frame up, adventure, friends, disorder, high school, father son relationship, secret ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer camp, coming of age, friendship, self discovery, virgin, teenage girl, high school, teenage love, best friends, youth, high school life, social differences ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 18K
Meatballs (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tripper is the head counselor at a budget summer camp called Camp Northstar. In truth, he's young at heart and only marginally more mature than the campers themselves. Tripper befriends Rudy, a loner camper who has trouble fitting in. As ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, funny, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, rivalry, camp, friends, mischievous children, rich and poor, youth, prank, flirting, ketchup, toothpick, french fries ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: summer school, friends, friendship, camp, coming of age, nanny, summer camp, summer, club, family, school, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, youth, rivalry, buddies, disorder, misfit, love and romance, nothing goes right, goofy hero, fall in love, parents and children ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: exciting, offbeat, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: summer camp, mischievous children, punishment, friendship, disorder, against the rules, family, young heroes, youth, outsmarting, friends, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, youth, island, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, teenage life, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 14K
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, touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, underdog, high school life, friendship, romance, cheerleading, youth, teenage life, rivalry, sport team, hopes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, dance, beach, romance, teenage love, youth, best friends, contests and competitions, fall in love, looking for sex, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: first love, teenage love, teenage girl, coming of age, female friendship, self discovery, letter, summer, jeans, best friends, teenage life, parents separation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, greece, south carolina, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 17K
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: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, high school, love and romance, prom, friendship, school dance, youth, misfit, school, friends, teaching the ways of the world, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 521
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: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: vacation, family, nothing goes right, adventure, romance, mischievous children, when the parents are away, fish out of water, love and romance, youth, once in a lifetime opportunity, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, indiana, paris france, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, friendship, prank, public humiliation, blow up doll, school, vengeance, high school life, misfit, human nature, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nerdy high schooler Ronald Miller rescues cheerleader Cindy Mancini from parental punishment after she accidentally destroys her mother's designer clothes. Ronald agrees to pay for the $1,000 outfit on one condition: that she will act as though ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: opposites attract, high school, friendship, romance, social differences, fall in love, couples, teenage life, social climbing, youth, lifestyle, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, mischievous children, couple relations, nothing goes right, parents and children, romance, love and romance, family life, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.3
 31K
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: feel good, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, motorcycle, rivalry, opposites attract, talent show, cinderella story, youth, love and romance, fall in love, romance, high school life, misfit ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s, 1960s, year 1961 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: twins, family relations, summer camp, parents and children, family life, mischievous children, single parent, family, prank, reunion, lookalikes, youth ...
Time: year 1961
Place: california, massachusetts, london, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, realistic, feel good, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: summer camp, rescue, love triangle, looking for sex, camp, lifeguard, farce, love and romance, friends, danger, youth, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: italy, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: realistic, touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, lifestyle, infidelity, beach, friends, misfit, human nature, youth, fish out of water, teenage life, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, coming of age, friendship, teenager, platonic, youth, friends, family relations, teenage love, teenage life, high school life, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Lloyd (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A boy learns that confidence and self-esteem are the greatest gifts.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: friends, misfit, love and romance, teachers and students, school, friendship, family, parents and children, fall in love, mischievous children, youth, win over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, clever, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: fish, rivalry, prank, fishing, romance, vengeance, friendship, bait, obsession, disorder, couples, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, bully, coming of age, contests and competitions, fall in love, suburban life, love and romance, friendship, family relations, battle zone, friends ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
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The Inkwell (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, romance, twentysomething life, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, love and romance, human nature, society, lifestyle, social differences ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: coming of age, friendship, summer, troubled teen, unlikely criminals, unlikely partners, parents and children, workplace romance, family problems, couples, partners, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%