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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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, family, friendship, teenage life and runaway mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A Pig's Tale: Heavy Weights (1995), Jump In! (2007), Camp Cucamonga (1990), The Parent Trap (1998), Poison Ivy (1985). 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: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: summer camp, overweight, family, buddies, disorder, youth, physical appearance, friends, righting the wronged, family relations, mischievous children, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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100%
 5.3
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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, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, human spirit, athlete's life, follow your dream, against the odds, lifestyle, teenage life, ambition, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, youth, sport ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: summer camp, friendship, family relations, teenage love, midlife crisis, womanizer, love and romance, fall in love, teenage life, parents and children, prank, young lovers ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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33%
 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: mischievous children, twins, lookalikes, summer camp, dishonesty, butler, single parent, disorder, trap, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1998
Place: england, california, london, maine, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: touching, realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: summer camp, summer, nurse, camp counselor, poet, young heroes, teenage life, romance, chaos and mayhem, disorder, nothing goes right, mischievous children ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, realistic, offbeat, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, summer camp, love and romance, romance, betrayal, friends, friendship, best friends, youth, gender, spin the bottle, childhood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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, humorous, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, parent child relationship, misfit, family, frame up, teenage life, adventure, disorder, friends, high school, father son relationship, secret ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, summer school, nanny, camp, teenage life, parents and children, friends, nothing goes right, siblings relations, friendship between girls, children, 13 year old ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 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, youth, mischievous children, rich and poor, friends, prank, flirting, ketchup, toothpick, french fries ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, witty, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer camp, coming of age, friendship, self discovery, teenage girl, virgin, high school, teenage love, street kid, innocence lost, couples, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, feel good, light, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, rivalry, parents and children, misfit, precocious child, dog, bully, childhood, gangs, family, fall in love ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: feel good, sentimental, humorous, light, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: friendship, prank, school, public humiliation, teenage life, misfit, love and romance, teenage love, high school, parents and children, nothing goes right, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: offbeat, realistic, humorous, exciting, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: summer camp, mischievous children, friendship, punishment, family, against the rules, teenage life, disorder, friends, outsmarting, prank, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, buddies, disorder, youth, island, nothing goes right, teenage life, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, humorous, touching, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, friends, contests and competitions, addiction, human nature, lifestyle, high school life, family relations, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, underdog, high school life, friendship, romance, cheerleading, love and romance, rivalry, hopes, unfulfilled love, sport team ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, dance, beach, romance, looking for love, couples, friends, siblings relations, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, feel good, touching, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: fish, prank, fishing, romance, vengeance, odd couple, friendship, disorder, partners, parents and children, bait, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, friendship, teenage life, fall in love, teenage love, ambition, rebelliousness, rebellion, family problems, drug dealing, opposites attract, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: teenage love, teenage girl, coming of age, first love, female friendship, self discovery, letter, summer, jeans, best friends, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south carolina, mexico, greece, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 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: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: vacation, family relations, when the parents are away, once in a lifetime opportunity, disorder, family life, youth, fish out of water, adventure, nothing goes right, romance, teenage life ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, indiana, paris france, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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: teen comedy, teens, 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 ⇓
22%
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, nothing goes right, parents and children, couple relations, romance, love and romance, disorder, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 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: realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, motorcycle, rivalry, opposites attract, talent show, cinderella story, gang, buddies, couples, friends, high school life, misfit ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, 1950s, 1960s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, love triangle, teenager, when the parents are away, friends, family relations, youth, teenage love, platonic, high school life, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ 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, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: twins, family relations, parents and children, single parent, family life, summer camp, family, mischievous children, prank, lookalikes, reunion, youth ...
Time: year 1961
Place: california, massachusetts, london, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: opposites attract, high school, friendship, romance, social differences, fall in love, social climbing, couples, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, new jersey
⇓ 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: sincere, humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, lifestyle, beach, infidelity, couples, disorder, romance, teenage life, love and romance, friends, fish out of water, youth ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Whatever It Takes (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A nerdy teen, Ryan Woodman is smitten with the popular and gorgeous Ashley Grant, who apparently has no interest in him. Meanwhile, dim star athlete Chris Campbell has his eye on Ryan's brainy and beautiful friend, Maggie Carter. The two agree ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, friendship, high school life, lifestyle, disorder, wooing, couples, youth, fall in love, teenage life, high school, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: friends, misfit, friendship, school, love and romance, teachers and students, parents and children, family, fall in love, hopes, mischievous children, win over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%