Movies like Just Peck

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Just Peck (2009)
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Just Peck (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At 104 pounds dripping wet, baby-faced sophomore Michael Peck (age 15) is not exactly the coolest guy at American High. Peck’s teachers make him feel like an idiot, his classmates make him feel like a geek and his home life is just as bad, with parents who schedule family time in their planners and require him to sign contracts with them about his extra-curricular activities.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, science fair, friendship, high school life, family, love and romance, youth, social relations, social misfits, fall in love, parents and children, teenage love, teenage life, inventions and discoveries, ambition, lifestyle, family relations, friends, disorder, marijuana, computer, wine, wrestling, erection, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about youth, friends, family relations, family, teenage life, high school life and high school mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Just Peck: Campus Confidential (2005), A Christmas Story 2 (2012), Golden Winter (2012), Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008), Babysitters Beware (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Campus Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: School... there is the popular crowd. Teachers favor some students over others. Because of this, Violet decides to start a school paper, which exposes many embarrassing secrets of popular kids who think they run the campus.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, family, coming of age, suburbs, youth, social relations, friends, best friends, misfit partners, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Christmas Story 2 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The original traditional one-hundred-percent red-blooded two-fisted all-american christmas continues five years later with Ralphie, Randy mom and the old man. This time Ralphie has his eyes fixed on a car. But trouble is sure to follow.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, uplifting
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: friendship, family life, family, small town, holiday, teenage life, youth, friends, disorder, mischievous children, parents and children, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.1
 244
Golden Winter (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A runaway boy befriends a pack of homeless puppies. Together, they stop a bank robbery and find a family to adopt them all.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, friendship, heist, crimes, family relations, friends, disorder, robbery, bank robbery, house, golden retriever ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Back in middle school after summer vacation, Greg Heffley and his older brother Rodrick must deal with their parents' misguided attempts to have them bond.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: siblings relations, middle school, high school life, family, teenage life, family life, family relations, friends, social misfits, parents and children, diary, sibling rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While trying to avoid an obsessed girl, rocker Drake Parker meets a young girl, who makes him promise to give her family the best Christmas ever. Later, at the Premiere's first ever Christmas party, a group of teens start to make trouble. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: nothing goes right, comedy of errors, shopping mall, youth, family, family relations, disorder, mischievous children, siblings relations, teenage life, lifestyle, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Babysitters Beware (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Danny Parker is a good kid who loves his parents. But they have to go out on business dinners all the time, leaving him stuck with a sitter. It's not so bad when it's his favorite babysitter, Janelle but he also gets stuck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, family, nanny, youth, family relations, disorder, young heroes, parents and children, when the parents are away, friends, boy, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Max Embarrassing (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Max is hitting puberty, and foxy Ofelia from class has touched his heart. He now plans to spend Christmas break with her or, at the very least, New Year's Eve. Watching her little boy grow up, his mother Agnete doesn't know what leg to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: parents and children, teenage love, high school, parody, parent child relationship, teenage life, family, youth, family relations, friends, coming of age, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Naturally, Sadie is a Canadian comedy teen drama sitcom that ran for three seasons from June 24, 2005 to August 26, 2007. It was produced in Canada, set in Whitby, Ontario. Filmed in Toronto, Ontario, most of the show was shot inside a former ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: high school, high school life, family, teenage life, teenager, youth, social relations, friends, best friends, parents and children, siblings relations, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
How to Build a Better Boy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mae and Gabby are two friends who go everywhere together but they are not very popular in their school. Their classmates always pressure because they have not had a boyfriend so to avoid further setbacks, the girls put in place a plan to create the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, high school, robot, high school life, androids and robots, best friends, teenager, small town, imaginary, youth, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 3K
Popstar (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girls life gets turned upside down when a new school friend turns out to be a popstar.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, teens, date night
Plot: school, teenage love, misfit, coming of age, musician's life, pop star, high school, romance, young lovers, family, unfulfilled love, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 3K
Zapped (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zoey is a talented dancer whose organized life is rudely disrupted when she moves in with her new step-dad and three step-brothers, until she discovers a dog-training app that can get boys to obey her every command. But she soon learns that it ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, imaginary, youth, family, wish come true, social relations, teenager, blended family, dance, obedience ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Read It and Weep (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young girl turns into an A-List celebrity over night when her private journal is accidently published and becomes a best-seller.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, school dance, rising to stardom, school, family, adolescence vs adulthood, little girl, secret, puberty, popularity, book, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 2K
Best Player (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Chris Sanders and Quincy are both involved in a video game called "Black Hole", and they both want to win the tournament with a $175,500 prize. Quincy then tries to sabotage Chris, but it all goes wrong, because Chris' mom Tracy ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: family, video game, tournament, ambition, friendship, parents and children, teenage life, thirtysomething life, rivalry, youth, family relations, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Legally Blondes (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Moving from England to California, the youngest cousins of Elle Woods must defend themselves when their schools reigning forces turn on the girls and try to frame them for a crime.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: twins, friendship, high school life, high school, teenage life, fashion, youth, friends, school dance, siblings relations, teachers and students, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 476
Switchmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: All Ira Finkelstein wants for Christmas is...Christmas. Unfortunately, his parents are sending him to Florida to be with his Grandparents. Ira's spirit soars as he manages to land in Christmas Town, USA, instead.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: jewish, christmas, mischievous children, switching roles, family, youth, disorder, follow your dream, parents and children, hopes, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Shredderman Rules (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nolan Byrd (Devon Werkheiser) is a scrawny and shy 9th grader who, like all the other kids, is bullied by Bubba Bixby (Andrew Caldwell). When their teacher, Mr. Green (Tim Meadows), allows the students to do a computer project, Nolan, who has a ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: school, teenage life, high school, family, high school life, adventure, youth, young heroes, prank, save the day, cons and scams, computers and web ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.0
 6K
Expelled (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Felix (Cameron Dallas) is a legendary prankster who gets expelled from his high school and, with his friend’s help, stops at nothing to hide it from his parents.
Style: witty, cynical, realistic, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, coming of age, youth, power relations, friends, prankster, student, social relations, disorder, vine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: social misfits, teenage love, high school, romance, wooing, high school life, teenage life, nothing goes right, love and romance, misfit, youth, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.1
 505
Cool Dog (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jimmy lives in the tranquil town of Eagle Rock, Louisiana, with his father, stepmother and his best friend Rainy, a German Shepherd. When Jimmy's father gets a promotion, the family must relocate to an apartment in New York City that has a ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: best friends, on the road, pets, friendship, family, disorder, urban, friends, save the day, parents and children, animal life, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 12K
Lemonade Mouth (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows five disparate high school students - Olivia, Mo, Charlie, Stella, and Wen who meet in detention. They realize they are destined to rock, and ultimately form a band that becomes a champion for students sidelined by the high school ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: youth, music band, teenage life, family, friends, high school, friendship, artists and showbiz, rock, performance, lifestyle, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
General Education (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Levi Collins is set to go to the local University on a tennis scholarship, but he forgot to tell his parents one thing - he didn't graduate. As a result, he must take summer school before his mom and dad discover he's failed senior ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school life, summer school, youth, teenage love, fall in love, drugs/alcohol, high school, coming of age, parents and children, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 10K
Geek Charming (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dylan Schoenfield is the pink princess of the upscale Los Angeles Woodlands Academy. She has the coolest boyfriend, the most popular friends, and a brand-new it bag that everyone covets. But when she accidentally tosses her Serge Sanchez bag into a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, teenage life, high school life, high school, youth, popularity, friendship, social relations, friends, beauty pageant, peer pressure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 637
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, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: school, fall in love, family, love and romance, youth, disorder, friends, mischievous children, social misfits, underdog, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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All Screwed Up (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: FREAKY FRIDAY with a twist. Teenisha (Chyna Lane of PRECIOUS, CADILLAC RECORDS) is your modern geeky teen - smart, suffering from ADD, an outcast at school, and an oddity in her own home. Pete is every girl's dream - star of the sports team, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: switching roles, family, high school, youth, disorder, high school life, teenage life, life turned upside down, misfit, body swapping, father daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Christmas Caper (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Grinch-like thief retreats to her hometown in Connecticut after a con goes bad and gets stuck baby-sitting her niece and nephew until their parents can make it home for Christmas. She spends most of her time devising ways to even the score with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, family, family relations, small town, crime gone awry, cons and scams, homecoming, small town life, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
School of Life (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At Fallbrook Middle School, the annual student-elected Teacher of the Year award is held. And every year for the last 43 years Norman Warner or most fondly called Stormin' Norman Warner has won the award. Now that he has died, the burden of ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: school, friends, uninhibited rivalry, high school, family, rivalry, family relations, goofy hero, friendship, parents and children, high school life, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 581
Snowmen (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three young friends find adventure and purpose in their attempts to set a Guinness World Record. Set in a wintry mountain town, the unpopular trio pursues fame through a series of schemes and stunts that eventually imperil their own lives. Along the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: caretaker, bully, coming of age, young heroes, family, obsessive quest, human spirit, small town, friendship, child illness, ambition, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 842
Taking 5 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Just when BFFs Gabby and Devon have a chance to get the hottest band to perform a free concert at Highland High, their plan goes up in smoke... literally. Desperate not to be labeled losers for life they resort to plan B: kidnap the band! Now ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: teenage love, music band, musician's life, performer's life, youth, kidnapping, resort, school, college, high school, high school life, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 550
Down and Derby (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A local Pinewood Derby competition transforms an average group of dads into overzealous rivals desperate to build the winning car. As egos swell, the kids are lucky if they get to pick the paint color. While the dads are busy with outlandish ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: martial arts, athlete's life, family, supportive spouse, resort, sport, small town, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, parents and children, child as adult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 14K
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: teenager, high school, clubbing, youth, friends, teenage love, high school life, love and romance, family relations, rivalry, teenage life, slumber party ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%