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 clich├ęs. 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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: summer camp, bully, rivalry, prank, farce, summer, archery, crush, water skiing, family, youth, friends, misfit, love and romance, fall in love, injustice, teenage life, vengeance, down on your luck, mischievous children, coming of age, nothing goes right, disorder, cliche, workplace 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, feel good and semi serious films with plots about youth, friends, coming of age, friendship, teenager, family and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A Pig's Tale: Heavy Weights (1995), Meatballs (1979), Jump In! (2007), The Rainbow Tribe (2008), Camp Cucamonga (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: summer camp, overweight, instructor, family, silly humor, righting the wronged, guru, disorder, friends, family relations, buddies, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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 6.2
 22K
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, feel good, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: rivalry, summer camp, camp, friends, mischievous children, youth, rich and poor, prank, flirting, mentor, underdog, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
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100%
 5.3
 8K
Jump In! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Story revolves around a young boxer, Izzy Daniels, who trains to follow in his father's footsteps by winning the Golden Glove. When his friend, Mary, however, asks him to substitute for a team member in a Double Dutch tournament, the young man ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, athlete's life, follow your dream, against the odds, human spirit, ambition, lifestyle, teenage life, youth, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Rainbow Tribe (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, puberty, friendship, youth, life is a bitch, terminal illness, friends, mischievous children, family, disorder, boy, camp counselor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer camp, family relations, friendship, womanizer, love and romance, teenage love, fall in love, midlife crisis, young lovers, romance, prank, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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32%
 6.0
 10K
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: summer camp, parent child relationship, misfit, family, frame up, teenage life, friends, disorder, adventure, high school, father son relationship, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
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32%
 6.4
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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: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, summer camp, friendship, romance, youth, gender, betrayal, friends who hate each other, first love, society, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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31%
 6.6
 136K
The Parent Trap (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
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, light, sweet, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids ...
Plot: twins, summer camp, mischievous children, single parent, lookalikes, twins separated at birth, butler, disorder, dishonesty, matchmaking, parents and children, child's point of view ...
Time: 90s, year 1998
Place: california, london, england, maine, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, date night, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: friendship, summer school, nanny, camp, teenage life, parents and children, friends, nothing goes right, siblings relations, children, babysitting, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: connecticut, new york
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30%
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: teen sex comedy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: summer camp, coming of age, loss of virginity, teenager, friendship, self discovery, virgin, teenage girl, teenage life, high school, couples, street kid ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: feel good, not serious, light, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, bully, mischievous children, rivalry, parents and children, gang, misfit, precocious child, dog, childhood, family, nothing goes right ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
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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: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: summer camp, nurse, summer, poet, camp counselor, disorder, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, impossible love, romance, youth, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, feel good, semi serious, funny, harsh ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer camp, lifeguard, rescue, looking for sex, love triangle, farce, save the day, opposites attract, love and romance, teenage love, workplace romance, buddies ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: maine, italy
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25%
The Battle of Shaker Heights (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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, humorous, touching, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, bully, coming of age, contests and competitions, friends, addiction, human nature, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: future
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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: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, family outing, teen drama
Plot: first love, coming of age, teenage girl, teenage love, summer, friendship, self discovery, female friendship, group of friends, letter, teenage life, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: greece, south carolina, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Salute Your Shorts (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: summer camp, mischievous children, punishment, friendship, spoiled brat, against the rules, youth, family, prank, young heroes, friends, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.9
 16K
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: feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, family outing
Plot: american football, cheerleading, coming of age, high school, high school life, first love, bully, friendship, romance, underdog, hopes, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, nothing goes right, youth, buddies, disorder, island, love and romance, escapades, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5.8
 23K
It Takes Two (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: twins, mischievous children, family, summer camp, orphan, children, single parent, parents and children, family relations, single father, adoption, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, london, new york
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24%
 6.7
 7K
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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, light, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, girls' night
Plot: friendship, prank, school, public humiliation, teenage life, misfit, love and romance, teenage love, high school, nothing goes right, parents and children, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.9
 719
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: nerd, friends, friendship, teachers and students, school, misfit, love and romance, disorder, win over, power relations, family relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.1
 34K
Camp Rock (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Mitchie gets a chance to attend Camp Rock, her life takes an unpredictable twist, and she learns just how important it is to be true to yourself.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids ...
Plot: teenager, summer camp, love and romance, cinderella story, teenage love, fall in love, teenage boy, camp, friends, musician's life, disney, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: china, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, touching, sweet, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: twins, family, summer camp, mischievous children, parents and children, family relations, family life, single parent, summer, love and romance, lookalikes, teenage girl ...
Time: year 1961, 60s
Place: california, boston, massachusetts, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Happy Campers (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Chaos and rampant hormones reign when teenage counselors are left in charge during their summer-camp director's absence.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, camp, love, college, summer, teenage life, buddies, youth, male female relationship, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, unrequited love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.7
 30K
Now and Then (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, female friendship, friendship, best friends, small town, teenage life, youth, friends, adulthood, women, self discovery ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 20th century, year 1995, year 1970 ...
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.8
 68
Bored Silly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: What starts out as a boring day for Bobby, Johnnie and Chuck quickly escalates into a riotous backyard adventure. A swarming beehive, a lawn mower with a mind of its own, a mysterious junkman and the neighborhood bully are just some of the hilarious ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, young heroes, adventure, mischievous children, teenage life, disorder, buddies, youth, small town, summer vacation, family, partners ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
 3K
Camp (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Off the grid and miles from civilization, Little Otter Family Camp has summer fun for everyone. Parents decompress over gin and tonics while their kids run wild, and teenage counselors fall in and out of love. Mackenzie Granger is the camp owner and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, coming of age, teenage life, camp, youth, singer, social relations, supportive friend, friends, popularity, father son relationship, summer vacation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.7
 20K
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: humorous, feel good, sexy, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, prom, high school, school, love and romance, romantic rivalry, friendship, teenage life, youth, misfit, friends, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
FRED: The Movie (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Fred Figglehorn has a crush on Judy, the girl next door. Fred's stalker, Kevin, lives across the street and thwarts each attempt Fred makes to see her. When Fred finally succeeds in making it to Judy's, he finds out she has moved so he ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, realistic
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: in love, teenage life, obsessive quest, rivalry, prank, unfulfilled love, escapades, love and romance, disorder, misfit, youth, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: beach, coming of age, lifestyle, infidelity, surfing, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, friends, disorder, romance, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%