Movies like The Slurb

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The Slurb (2001)
 5.6
 890
The Slurb (2001)
Original name: Das Sams
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: redhead, red hair, dream, wish fulfillment, jealousy, desire, chaos, father figure, love, island, wish come true, restaurant, bicycle, skeleton, parrot, scooter, making a wish, rooftop, umbrella, police officer, brass band, doppelganger, flying car, campfire, hammock ...

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Most similar movies to The Slurb

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining and semi serious films with plots about family, family relations, disorder, children, youth, friendship and desire mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Slurb: Munchie (1992), Freaky Friday (1976), Karlsson on the Roof (1974), Freaky Friday (1995), Munchie Strikes Back (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.7
 611
Munchie (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The ever hungry and funny Munchie is back in this sequel to "Munchies".
Plot: desire, creature, monster, high school, dwarf, police car, car chase, family relations, mad scientist, bully, professor, imagination ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 12K
Freaky Friday (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: School girl Annabel is hassled by her mother, and Mrs. Andrews is annoyed with her daughter, Annabel. They both think that the other has an easy life. On a normal Friday morning, both complain about each other and wish they could have the easy life ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, surprise ending, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: body swapping, child as adult, wish come true, self discovery, switching roles, family relations, hockey, disney, family, coming of age, youth, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, turkey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Karlsson on the Roof (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Svante is a young boy who lives with his family in a Stockholm apartment. One day he meets Karlsson, a chubby little man in the prime of his life, who can fly using a propeller on his back and who lives in his little house on the roof.
Style: stylized, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: youth, supernatural ability, family, imaginary, friends, flying man, prank, neighborhood, rooftop
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Freaky Friday (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: TV remake of 1976 movie Freaky Friday.
Plot: female director, teacher, jazz, swimming, cat, classroom, bully, gym class, school principal, kiss, child driving car, body swapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Munchie Strikes Back (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The magical Munchie is back, and if he gets in any more trouble it's off to the dullest constellation in the galaxy. Staying out of trouble has never been easy for Munchie, but this time he gives it his best shot. He is sent to earth and finds ...
Plot: desire, family relations, car chase, mind reading, baseball, baseball coach, monster, dead father, imagination, alien, extraterrestrial, baseball team ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Summertime Blues (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The life of 15 year old Alex is turned upside down, when his parents are divorced and find new partners right away. After a fight at school, the mother takes him over to England, where Alex chaotic life continues.
Style: humorous, emotional, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: first love, teenage love, jealousy, romance, love and romance, family relations, couples, friendship, self doubt, village life, love, dancing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
A Christmoose Carol (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a flying, talking moose that crashed through his ceiling after a test-flight with Santa went terribly awry in this holiday film for the whole family. But later, just as Mr. Moose and Beril strike up a friendship, the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, friendship, adventure, heroes, youth, family, escapades, children, animal life, christmas, moose, wounded animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Simple Wish (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Murray is a male fairy godmother, and he is trying to help 8-year-old Anabel to fulfil her "simple wish" - that her father Oliver, who is a cab driver, would win the leading role in a Broadway musical. Unfortunately, Murray's magic ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, fairy godmother, family, imaginary, rivalry, down on your luck, supernatural ability, wish come true, mischievous children, parents and children, father daughter relationship, family relations ...
Place: nebraska, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Santa Clause 2 (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Better watch out! The big guy in red is coming to town once again. This time, Scott Calvin -- also known as Santa Claus -- finds out there's an obscure clause in his contract requiring him to take on a wife. He has to leave the North Pole to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: toys, christmas, holiday, magic, prank, christmas party, santa claus, son, toy, family, christmas movie, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
 96K
Bedazzled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elliot Richardson, suicidal techno geek, is given seven wishes to turn his life around when he meets up with a very seductive Satan. The catch: his soul. Some of his wishes include a 7 foot basketball star, a rock star, and a hamburger. But, as ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, sexy, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: wish come true, devil, femme fatale, deal with the devil, pact with the devil, destiny, basketball, nothing goes right, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, satire, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Phillip the Small (1976)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: East Germany
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Philipp is a small boy, who other guys pick on, because he's not as large as them. But when a musician gives him a magical flute, he can make objects bigger or smaller.
Plot: flute, magic, friendship, school, cat, wish fulfillment, desire
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.6
 34K
Peter Rabbit (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Peter Rabbit's feud with Mr. McGregor escalates to greater heights than ever before as they rival for the affections of the warm-hearted animal lover who lives next door.
Style: feel good, light, not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: rabbit, jealousy, talking animals, friendship, human animal relationship, animal life, garden, dynamite, painter, trap, struggle for survival, hedgehog ...
Place: london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Wish Upon a Star (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Alexia Wheaton hasn't been herself lately. Neighter has her 15-year-old sister Hayley. In fact they've been each other. Alexia becomes fashion-challenged Hayley and she in turn becomes styling Alexia and the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, sisters, high school, disorder, wish come true, teenage life, sibling relationship, siblings relations, fish out of water, family, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 301
Balloon Farm (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As soon as Harvey S. Potter descends upon a drought-stricken farmland, he begins to grow a mysterious but beautiful crop of balloons. Mystified by the new resident's abilities, the people of the town are mesmerized by Potter, who immediately ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching, uplifting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: farm, small town, adventure, benign alien, friendship, survival, small town life, family life, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, miraculous event, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Neverending Story III (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young boy must restore order when a group of bullies steal the magical book that acts as a portal between Earth and the imaginary world of Fantasia.
Style: feel good, offbeat, stylized, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, good versus evil, fantasy world, family, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, heroes, escapades, imaginary, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 5K
Miss Minoes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A cat who turns into a young woman helps a journalist protect their town from a factory boss with an evil plan.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: transformation, cat, working undercover, journalism, family relations, reporter, small town life, strong female character, anthropomorphism, mayor, rooftop, dutch ...
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Blackbeard's Ghost (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Peter Ustinov stars as the eponymous wraith, who returns to Earth to aid his descendant, elderly Elsa Lanchester (Stowecroft). The villains want to kick Lanchester and her friends out of their group home so that they can build a crooked casino. Good ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, witch, college, gambling, island, ghost, fish out of water, supernatural, escapades, danger, good versus evil, goofy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of Munchkin-like people. All the Whos love Christmas, yet just outside of their beloved Whoville lives the Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty ...
Style: humorous, light, fairy tale, funny, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, imaginary kingdom, village, redemption, holiday, social misfits, disorder, dishonesty, fish out of water, social relations, rescue, magic ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Little Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Little Man lives happily in his little house in the Hollow Mountain. His peaceful life ends once he begins to have dreams about a mysterious house where he is to find what he desires. Even though he does not feel like having any desires, he ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale, humorous, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, puppetry, retro, puppeteer, children, reception, bird, sinking ship, robot, forest, old man, metamorphosis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Shaggy D.A. (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wilby Daniels, a successful lawyer running for District Attorney, suddenly finds himself being transformed into an English sheepdog. Somehow he has to keep his change a secret and find just what is causing it, all the while eluding the local dog ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, psychotronic, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dog, lawyer, conspiracy, district attorney, family, farce, family relations, estrangement, animal life, body swapping, disorder, campaign ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Rudy, the Racing Pig (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Flat-dwelling urban family win a pig in a raffle, and decide to keep it. They lose their flat (no pets allowed) but eventually Rudi the pig makes good.
Plot: pig, running, piglet, family, animal, animals, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 7K
Shorts (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young boy's discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: mischievous children, miraculous event, wish come true, family life, adolescence vs adulthood, imaginary, adventure, friendship, disorder, nothing goes right, heroes, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Mom for Christmas (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story revolves around 11-year-old Jessica (Juliet Sorcey), whose mother died when she was three years old. Her father Jim (Doug Sheehan) is a workaholic with little time for his daughter. Just before the Christmas holiday season, Jessica wins a ...
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, miraculous event, parents and children, family relations, family, imaginary, single parent, holiday, shoplifter, department store, beauty, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Four Kids and It (2020)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of kids on holiday in Cornwall meet a magical creature on the beach with the power to grant wishes.
Style: feel good, light, humorous, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: creature, wish come true, magical creature, adventure, family, friendship, magic, family relations, good versus evil, parents and children, happy ending, villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Flying Classroom (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A boy who was once a perpetual outcast finds friends in a new boarding school, united with his new peers gets involved in a heated rivalry with a group of students from a neighboring school.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, friendship, fight, mischievous children, youth, disorder, teachers and students, theatre play, school play, male friendship, prank, male bonding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 2K
You Wish! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Drama
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Alex is a high school student who always feels like he is overshadowed by his little brother Stevie; he can't get the girl of his dreams; he and his two best friends, Abby and James, are outsiders at school; and he is constantly benched on his ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, life turned upside down, buddies, youth, family, favoritism among siblings, change of luck, wish come true, overnight success, brother brother relationship, regret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Flintstones (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Modern Stone Age family the Flintstones hit the big screen in this live-action version of the classic cartoon. Fred helps Barney adopt a child. Barney sees an opportunity to repay him when Slate Mining tests its employees to find a new executive. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, feel good, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: dinosaur, caveman, friendship, cavemen, family relations, best friend, adoption, family, workplace, buddies, silly humor, cons and scams ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times, quarry, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 20K
The Borrowers (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The four-inch-tall Clock family secretly share a house with the normal-sized Lender family, "borrowing" such items as thread, safety pins, batteries and scraps of food. However, their peaceful co-existence is disturbed when evil lawyer ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, friendship, little people, child's point of view, lawyer, adventure, good versus evil, disorder, danger, eviction, real estate, greed ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jim Carrey stars as Tom Popper, a successful businessman who’s clueless when it comes to the really important things in life...until he inherits six “adorable” penguins, each with its own unique personality. Soon Tom’s rambunctious roommates ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: animal life, pets, penguins, inheritance, family relations, bird, animal training, parents and children, birds, unlikely friendships, family, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1980, year 1978, year 1981 ...
Place: new york, usa, antarctica, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 367K
Bruce Almighty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules ...
Style: light, humorous, not serious, inspirational, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: wish come true, god, chosen one, responsibility, supernatural ability, miraculous event, supernatural power, supernatural, switching roles, divine intervention, redemption, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%