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Ready? OK! (2008)
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Ready? OK! (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When 10-year-old Joshua (Lurie Poston) decides to join the cheerleading squad at his Catholic school, he faces an uphill battle -- and opposition from his single mom, Andy (Carrie Preston), who struggles to understand her Hollywood musical- and pom-pom-loving son. With the help of sympathetic neighbor Charlie (Michael Emerson), Andy attempts to embrace her son for who he is, not who she wants him to be. James Vasquez directs this touching comedy.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sexy, realistic, sexual, live comedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, family relations, teenage life, school, youth, family life, hopes, dysfunctional family, family problems, lifestyle, gender, estrangement, family in crisis, twins, clergy, gender bending, single parent, wrestling, cheerleader, obsession, friends, parents and children, death in the family, custody, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san diego california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films with plots about family relations, parents and children, youth, family problems, family life, siblings relations and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Ready? OK!: When Do We Eat? (2005), Spork (2010), Mad Sad & Bad (2009), The Soccer Nanny (2011), 29th and Gay (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
When Do We Eat? (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Do We Eat? is the story of the "world's fastest Passover seder" gone horribly awry. It's about an old school dad (Michael Lerner) who's as tough on his sons as his father (Jack Klugman) is on him. On this night, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, prank, nothing goes right, youth, eccentric family, family life, couple relations, father son relationship, family gatherings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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95%
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Spork (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A frizzy-haired, pink-cheeked outcast named Spork navigates her way through the annals of junior high.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: school, middle school, gender, coming of age, neighbor, teenage girl, gay parent, nerd, gender bending, teenage life, social misfits, social relations ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Mad Sad & Bad (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: HARDEEP, RASHMI and ATUL are brothers and sisters. Which means they can say anything they like to each other, no matter how honest. Mad, Sad and Bad is a 90-minute comedy about mixed race relationships set in Luton. It's about mid-thirties ...
Style: sitcom, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: opera, alcohol abuse, couples, family problems, family relations, family gatherings, eccentric family, youth, love and romance, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Soccer Nanny (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman hires a Norwegian soccer player to be a male au pair and help her raise her two sons. It deals with personal loss and how a soccer ball can change sadness into laughter.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, farm, single mother, nanny, single parent, small town, parents and children, gender, gender bending, custody, small town life, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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29th and Gay (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Following a year in the life of James Sanchez, it's a story about a guy rapidly approaching thirty, who doesn't have a six-pack, full head of hair or a boyfriend. While his best friend Roxy, an actress-turned-activist, struggles with ...
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: theme park, tour guide, artists and showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, twentysomething life, friendship, singleness, best friends, actor's life, gays and lesbians, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Mom's on Strike (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: She was an overworked mom trying to get her family's attention. She didn't know she would become a national sensation.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: gender, feminism, family life, couple relations, rebelliousness, family problems, family, battle of the sexes, rebellion, parents and children, strong female presence, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
All American Christmas Carol (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A white-trash mom is visited by three ghosts intent on showing her a path to a brighter future.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, captivating, cult film
Plot: christmas, starting over, family relations, estrangement, family problems, ghost, hopes, single parent, parents and children, strong female character, social services, trailer park ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 119
Down Dog (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Every boy needs a father. Meet Frank. Lover and father. A high flying sex addict, told that he is dying, tries to connect with his teenage son by teaching him how to get the girl he likes.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: starting over, family relations, parents and children, addiction, single parent, rehabilitation, estrangement, teenage life, womanizer, coming of age, father son relationship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Kids in America (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by real events, this ribald comedy pits an unlikely gang of students against their principal after she bars safe-sex activities on campus. Protesting Principal Weller's muzzling of free speech, the teens stage a bold and hilarious ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, safe sex, lifestyle, sexual relations, friendship, teenage life, rebellion, high school life, school, power relations, hopes, gender ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commitment-phobic man reunites with his estranged, ailing father and comes to terms with his own childhood.
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: hopes, family problems, couples, homecoming, dysfunctional family, love and romance, couple relations, eccentric family, parents and children, estrangement, family life, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Relative Strangers (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An uptight professional meets his lower-class biological parents for the first time.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: adoption, eccentric family, family life, odd couple, meet the parents, family relations, parents and children, parent child relationship, disorder, family problems, nothing goes right, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: touching, semi serious, emotional, humorous, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family relations, lifestyle, wooing, dysfunctional family, family problems, love and romance, pregnancy, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, single parent, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Checking Out (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A famed stage actor reunites his family for a party, and plans to commit suicide after-wards, unless they are able to convince him not to.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, sincere, offbeat ...
Plot: elderly, reunion, family gatherings, family life, lifestyle, siblings relations, homecoming, actor's life, family problems, parents and children, life & death, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Me, Myself and Mum (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: How to become a man when your mother and your closed circle have decided otherwise? This is the challenge Guillaume took up. The film recounts Guillaume's tragicomic battle from the young age of eight, as he adopts the role of a girl then of a ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: identity crisis, family relations, youth, actor's life, fall in love, self discovery, parents and children, unsupportive parent, lifestyle, gay slur, masturbation, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 90s
Place: france, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Discoverers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenagers Zoe and Jack on a road trip to a conference in hopes of jumpstarting his career and reconnecting with his kids. But, when Lewis’s estranged father Stanley goes missing on a ...
Style: humorous, road movie, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: on the road, dysfunctional family, self discovery, family relations, family problems, parents and children, siblings relations, road trip, love, bittersweet, highway travel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Best Things in the World (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Everyday family life as perfectly normal madness. “As Melhores Coisas do Mundo“ follows a few days in the life of the 15-year-old Mano, who is fighting on two fronts: his parents have just got divorced and he is going through puberty. Mano tries ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, coming of age, parents and children, family problems, gender, youth, teenage life, father son relationship, gay interest, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Father and Sons (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Léo, un vieux père de famille ancien représentant de commerce, est prêt à tout pour retrouver l'affection de ses trois fils, David, Max et Simon. Il va même jusqu'à invoquer une maladie et une intervention chirurgicale pour les ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, eccentric family, family gatherings, family life, unemployment, fake illness, father son relationship, catastrophe, bittersweet, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: quebec, canada, montreal, paris france, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Quintuplets (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Quintuplets is a quirky ensemble comedy about the trials and tribulations of two parents raising 15-year-old quintuplets in a three-bedroom home.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, cheerleader, brother sister relationship, lifestyle, family life, family values, teenage life, eccentric family, parents and children, youth, favoritism among siblings, housewife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Birds of America (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A regular guy struggles with a repressive home and professional life, as well as making amends for the trouble his free-spirited brother and sister cause about town.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, youth, family problems, couples, estrangement, family gatherings, vengeance, parents and children, family life, introspection, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Do-Deca-Pentathlon (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers compete in their own private 25-event Olympics.
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: rivalry, siblings relations, farce, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, family gatherings, family life, dysfunctional family, family problems, brother brother relationship, olympics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Dirty Laundry (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After ten years, Sheldon returns from New York City to Paris, Georgia. His mother Evelyn, a laundress who is stubborn, ornery, opinionated, mean-spirited, insulting, and inflexible, has sent a ten-year-old boy who says he's Sheldon's son ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, small town, couples, love and romance, single parent, misfit, lifestyle, homecoming, fish out of water, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, new york, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
An Ordinary Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: AN ORDINARY FAMILY is a humorous drama about one family, two brothers and a really big problem. Thomas Biederman is blindsided when his estranged brother, Seth, shows up unannounced to the annual family vacation… with his boyfriend.
Style: humorous, emotional, psychological, captivating, talky ...
Plot: family relations, estrangement, family problems, family gatherings, gender, coming out, brother brother relationship, family vacation, brother brother conflict, gay, friendship, clergy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Gym Teacher: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dave Stweie was America's hope for the gold in the 1988 Seoul Games.... until he ran face first into the vault. After Suffering humiliation on a global scale, Dave eventually faded into obscurity and became a gym teacher. A gym teacher with the ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: ambition, redemption, school, family life, teachers and students, rivalry, lifestyle, youth, hopes, athlete's life, contests and competitions, storage unit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Bruno (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno, whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, youth, friendship, parents and children, family life, prodigy, hopes, society, family problems, eccentric family, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.0
 543
Daddy Cool (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story about the age gap between a scientist father, Philipe Le Tallec, and his newly discovered teen aged daughter, Eglantine.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: youth, parents and children, teenage life, family relations, disorder, estrangement, adolescence vs adulthood, reunion, coming of age, social relations, bittersweet, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bringing Up Bobby (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bringing Up Bobby is the story of a European con-artist and her son Bobby, who find themselves in Oklahoma in an effort to escape her past and build a better future. Olive and Bobby blithely charm their way from one adventure to another until ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, troubled past, family, starting over, parents and children, haunted by the past, family relations, hopes, mother, european, rich man, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Jesus Henry Christ (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the age of ten, Henry James Hermin, a boy who was conceived in a petri-dish and raised by his feminist mother, follows a string of Post-It notes in hopes of finding his biological father.
Style: witty, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: single parent, feminist, eccentric family, obsessive quest, young heroes, prodigy, parents and children, family relations, youth, escapades, search, sperm donor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 110
Short Track (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carolinian Blake Beckett (Pepper Sweeney), the son of a stock car racing legend, is a 4-time short track racing champion. Blake never made it to the speedways of the National Cup Racing circuit, but surely he could still have a shot? The daily life ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, follow your dream, contests and competitions, youth, hopes, sport, rise to the top, teenage life, family life, chases and races, ambition, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hair Under the Roses (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Luxembourg
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The discovery of sexuality through the eyes of a group of teenagers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: sexuality, puberty, coming of age, lifestyle, teenage life, sexual relations, wooing, fall in love, breakup, love and romance, youth, best friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Kicking the Dog (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Twelve friends spend one last great summer together, partying and reminiscing, ultimately realizing they will soon go their separate ways in life
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: college, friendship, dog, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, partners, buddies, party, friends, nightlife, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%