Movies like The Princess Diaries

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The Princess Diaries (2001)
 6.3
 144K
The Princess Diaries (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A socially awkward but very bright 15-year-old girl being raised by a single mom discovers that she is the princess of a small European country because of the recent death of her long-absent father, who, unknown to her, was the crown prince of Genovia. She must make a choice between continuing the life of a San Francisco teen or stepping up to the throne.
Style: feel good, touching, fairy tale, humorous, romantic, funny, sweet, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night, family outing, date night, pre-teens
Plot: teenager, high school, princess, cinderella story, teenage life, royalty, royal family, teenage love, fish out of water, manners, heir, coming of age, family, friendship, popularity, youth, popular girl, high school life, rags to riches, rise to the top, mentor, makeover, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, europe, pacific ocean

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Most similar movies to The Princess Diaries

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious and romantic films with plots about teenager, teenage girl, college, high school, romance, teenage life and dancing mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like The Princess Diaries: What a Girl Wants (2003), A Cinderella Story (2004), Monte Carlo (2011), Another Cinderella Story (2008), Princess Protection Program (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Mia Thermopolis is now a college graduate and on her way to Genovia to take up her duties as princess. Her best friend Lilly also joins her for the summer. Mia continues her 'princess lessons'- riding horses side-saddle, archery, and other ...
Style: feel good, light, romantic, humorous, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, family outing ...
Plot: love and romance, cinderella story, royal family, wooing, fish out of water, royal court, fall in love, wedding, coronation, disney, heir to the throne, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
98%
What a Girl Wants (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl, Daphne, heads to Europe in search of the father she's never met. But instead of finding a British version of her bohemian mother, she learns the love of her mom's life is an uptight politician. The only problem now is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: teenage girl, cinderella story, father daughter relationship, love and romance, teen romance, social differences, daughter, american abroad, fish out of water, hopes, fall in love, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
A Cinderella Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Montgomery is a tomboyish, unpopular girl at school. She has been text messaging a somebody named Nomad for a few months and he asks her to meet him at the Halloween dance at 11:00 in the middle of the dance floor. The only problem is, she must ...
Style: romantic, feel good, modern fairy tale, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, romance, cinderella story, cinderella, teenage love, teenage girl, fall in love, teenage life, happy ending, teen romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.8
 45K
Monte Carlo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Hungary, USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.
Style: romantic, humorous, light, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: adventure, love and romance, fall in love, mistaken identity, lookalikes, high society, best friends, teenage life, lifestyle, happy ending, tour guide, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: monte carlo, paris france, europe, monaco, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Another Cinderella Story (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A guy who danced with what could be the girl of his dreams at a costume ball only has one hint at her identity: the Zune she left behind as she rushed home in order to make her curfew. And with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in front of him, he ...
Style: romantic, feel good, modern fairy tale, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, chick flick, kids ...
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, high school, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, pop star, school, youth, evil stepmother, love affair, dancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Princess Protection Program (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil dictator threatens to take over the kingdom, Princess Rosalinda gets put into the Princess Protection Program. She is taken under the wing of General Joe Mason, an agent from the agency, and his daughter, Carter, who works after school ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: teenager, princess, high school, teenage life, youth, friendship, school, disney, royal family, best friend, best friends, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Prince & Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fairy tale love-story about pre-med student Paige who falls in love with a Danish Prince "Eddie" who refused to follow the traditions of his parents and has come to the US to quench his thirst for rebellion. Paige and Edward come from ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: college, love and romance, prince, cinderella story, eligible bachelor, fall in love, opposites attract, princess, youth, couples, social differences, graduation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, europe, australia, san francisco, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.3
 159K
She's the Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Viola Johnson is in a real jam. Complications threaten her scheme to pose as her twin brother, Sebastian, and take his place at a new boarding school. She falls in love with her handsome roommate, Duke, who loves beautiful Olivia, who has fallen for ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenager, high school, romance, cross dressing, teenage love, tomboy, sport, soccer, teen romance, high school life, hidden identity, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: london, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 7.1
 377K
Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
Style: light, feel good, funny, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenager, popularity, teenage girl, teenage life, high school life, fish out of water, adolescence, school, popular girl, vengeance, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: africa, california, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lizzie McGuire has graduated from middle school and takes a trip to Rome, Italy.
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, entertaining, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, pre-teens ...
Plot: teenage girl, romance, disney, teenager, american abroad, friendship, youth, love and romance, family, high school, teenage life, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.4
 94K
The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, ridiculous, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, school, high school life, youth, teenage life, adolescence, friendship, coming of age, stereotypes, high school student, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
High School Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Troy (Zac Efron), the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens), the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, disney, music, happy ending, basketball, couple relations, teen romance, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: albuquerque new mexico, new mexico, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.9
 96K
She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenager, romance, opposites attract, bet, fall in love, teen romance, teenage love, youth, teenage girl, high school, high school life, prom ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 68K
Ella Enchanted (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ella lives in a magical world in which each child, at the moment of their birth, is given a virtuous "gift" from a fairy godmother. Ella's so-called gift, however, is obedience. This birthright proves itself to be quite the curse once ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: fairy, magic, adventure, cinderella story, fall in love, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, true love, wizards and magicians, fairy godmother, prince, cinderella ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.9
 213K
Clueless (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes two teachers into dating each other. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give ...
Style: feel good, romantic, witty, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school, fashion, opposites attract, popularity, teenager, teen romance, youth, teenage life, couples, teenage love, love and romance, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
John Tucker Must Die (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After discovering they are all dating the same same guy, three popular students from different cliques band together for revenge, so they enlist the help of a new gal in town and conspire to break the jerk's heart, while destroying his ...
Style: romantic, funny, humorous, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: womanizer, high school, high school life, teenage love, teenager, teen romance, cheerleading, teenage girl, romance, school, vengeance, popularity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this modern telling of the classic tale, aspiring singer Katie Gibbs falls for the new boy at her performing arts high school. But Katie's wicked stepmother and stepsister are scheming to crush her dream before she can sing her way into his ...
Style: modern fairy tale, feel good, romantic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night ...
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, youth, musician's life, high school, orphan, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 23K
St. Trinian's (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When their beloved school is threatened with closure should the powers that be fail to raise the proper funds, the girls scheme to steal a priceless painting and use the profits to pull St. Trinian's out of the red.
Style: witty, humorous, entertaining, inspirational, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: boarding school, school, adolescence, teachers and students, family relations, girls' boarding school, friendship, heist, boarding school life, culture clash, transformation, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bianca, a tenth grader, has never gone on a date, but she isn't allowed to go out with boys until her older sister Kat gets a boyfriend. The problem is, Kat rubs nearly everyone the wrong way. But Bianca and the guy she has her eye on, Joey, ...
Style: romantic, witty, light, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids ...
Plot: high school, teenager, romance, opposites attract, initially antagonists, teenage life, unlikely couple, youth, fall in love, teen romance, love and romance, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miley Stewart (aka pop-star Hannah Montana) gets too caught up in the superstar celebrity lifestyle, her dad decides it's time for a total change of scenery. But sweet nibblets! Miley must trade in all the glitz and glamour of Hollywood ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, melancholic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, date night ...
Plot: teenager, teenage life, fall in love, double life, hidden identity, parents and children, friends, best friends, youth, family, pop star, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, usa, nashville tennessee, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.1
 16K
StarStruck (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jessica Olsen goes to Los Angeles with nothing more in mind that visiting her grandparents while her sister tries to meet Christopher Wilde. One night she meets Christopher Wilde. They go an an adventure around Los Angeles and start to like each ...
Style: romantic, light, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, love and romance, teenage life, youth, fall in love, pop star, celebrity, happy ending, couples, opposites attract, artists and showbiz, paparazzi ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, michigan, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Georgia Nicolson is fourteen, lives with nosey parents who don't understand her, an annoying three year old sister and has to wear a beret to school. She would, however, rather be blonde, have a smaller nose and a boyfriend. Revolving around ...
Style: feel good, touching, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: school, teenage life, high school, teenage love, coming of age, parents and children, love and romance, youth, high school life, best friends, friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, new zealand, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.3
 17K
Sleepover (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As their first year of high school looms ahead, best friends Julie, Hannah, Yancy and Farrah have one last summer sleepover. Little do they know they're about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Desperate to shed their nerdy status, they ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, teenager, youth, slumber party, teenage life, friends, high school life, friendship between girls, teenage love, love and romance, party, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 2000s
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Perfect Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly is tired of moving every time her mom Jean breaks up with yet another second-rate guy. To distract her mother from her latest bad choice, Holly conceives the perfect plan for the perfect man, an imaginary secret admirer who will romance Jean ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, touching, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, looking for love, cinderella story, secret admirer, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, lifestyle, online dating, pretending to be someone else, matchmaking, single parent ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 14K
16 Wishes (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story about Abby Jensen, a girl who's been eager to reach her 16th birthday and has kept a secret wish list since she was a little girl. When the Big Day actually arrives, utter disaster strikes, leaving Abby to think her birthday is ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage girl, wish come true, 16 year old, teenage life, youth, friends in love, best friends in love, high school, best friends, high school life, family, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: romantic, humorous, melancholic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, family outing ...
Plot: teenager, disney, summer camp, love and romance, teenage love, cinderella story, fall in love, teenage girl, camp, friends, musician's life, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: hawaii, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Kissing Booth (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A high school student is forced to confront her secret crush at a kissing booth.
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, light, teen comedy
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: teen romance, high school student, first love, teenage love, love and romance, high school hunk, teenage life, first kiss, friendship between teens, prom, forbidden love, teenage sexuality ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.4
 199K
17 Again (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the brink of a midlife crisis, 30-something Mike O'Donnell wishes he could have a "do-over." And that's exactly what he gets when he wakes up one morning to find he's 17 years old again. With his adult mind stuck inside ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, romantic, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: high school, body swapping, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, teenage life, popularity, family, high school life, family relations, parents and children, adult as child, wish come true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 80s, 2000s ...
Place: new jersey, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 15K
Prom (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At “Prom,” every couple has a story and no two are exactly alike. As the big dance approaches for Nova Prescott, it’s a battle of wills as she finds herself drawn to the guy who gets in the way of her perfect prom. Fellow seniors Mei and Tyler ...
Style: light, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: prom, teenage love, teenager, opposites attract, high school, unlikely couple, friendship, wooing, teenage life, love and romance, friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: It's almost graduation day for high school seniors Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Chad, Ryan and Taylor ― and the thought of heading off in separate directions after leaving East High has these Wildcats thinking they need to do something ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: high school, teenage love, prom, friendship, high school hunk, high school life, love and romance, romance, teenager, couples, teenage life, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%