Movies like The Slurb

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The Slurb (2001)
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The Slurb (2001)
Original name: Das Sams
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: red hair, dream, redhead, 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, semi serious, feel good and light films with plots about family, family relations, desire, children, chase, magic and youth mostly in Family, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Slurb: Munchie (1992), Freaky Friday (1976), Karlsson on the Roof (1974), Munchie Strikes Back (1994), Freaky Friday (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, dwarf, high school, monster, police car, car chase, flying car, magical power, professor, imagination, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ 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, disney, hockey, family relations, ice hockey, self discovery, wish come true, switching roles, family, coming of age, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, turkey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: family, youth, imaginary, supernatural ability, friends, neighborhood, flying man, prank, rooftop
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, baseball game, baseball team, alien, extraterrestrial, car chase, monster, dead father, imagination, mind reading, baseball ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Freaky Friday (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: TV remake of 1976 movie Freaky Friday.
Plot: female director, school teacher, marriage proposal, bicycle, ladder, cigarette smoking, fish out of water, restaurant, single mother, mother daughter relationship, roller skating, child driving car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, family relations, couples, romance, love and romance, friendship, self doubt, village life, love, hospital ...
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, sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, friendship, adventure, heroes, youth, escapades, family, children, animal life, christmas, moose, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: wish fulfillment, magic, school, friendship, flute, cat, desire
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: fairy godmother, magic, family, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural ability, down on your luck, wish come true, mischievous children, parents and children, cinderella story, father daughter relationship ...
Place: new york, nebraska, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 98K
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: light, funny, humorous, sexy, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: wish come true, femme fatale, devil, deal with the devil, pact with the devil, destiny, basketball, nothing goes right, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, satire, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 10K
Godmothered (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young and unskilled fairy godmother that ventures out on her own to prove her worth by tracking down a young girl whose request for help was ignored. What she discovers is that the girl has now become a grown woman in need of something very ...
Style: humorous, sincere, light, romantic, feel good
Plot: christmas, fairy godmother, female protagonist, naivete, miraculous event, wish come true, making a wish, outside help, nothing goes right, young girl, magic, goodhearted ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Neverending Story III (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
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, imaginary kingdom, family, fantasy world, adventure, book, heroic mission, parallel world, imaginary, youth, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: toys, santa claus, magic, christmas, holiday, prank, christmas party, family, disorder, chaos, mistaken identity, disney ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, wish come true, disorder, teenage life, sibling relationship, siblings relations, fish out of water, family, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: fairy tale, stylized, humorous, semi serious, whimsical ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, imaginary kingdom, santa claus, village, redemption, holiday, materialism, rescue, family, disorder, social misfits, fish out of water ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: uplifting, feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: farm, small town, heroes, family, friendship, survival, small town life, family life, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, miraculous event, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
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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, family ...
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, ghost, college, gambling, island, supernatural, escapades, fish out of water, friendship, goofy hero, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: entertaining, feel good, humorous, light
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wish come true, creature, magical creature, adventure, family relations, friendship, family, happy ending, villain, good versus evil, magic, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: retro, psychotronic, fairy tale, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: puppet, puppetry, puppeteer, children, transformation, reception, metamorphosis, fisherman, island, flying machine, bird, nightmare ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.5
 645
Elf-Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Elf is left behind by Santa to help rescue the Harper family from a lousy Christmas. The Elf and the family get more than they bargained for, as the kids help the Elf discover his special powers and true identity as a budding superhero.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, save the day, supernatural ability, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, danger, family, wish come true, miraculous event, magic, elf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, dishonesty, misfit, heroes, getting home, youth, legal action ...
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, family relations, animals, animal
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, wish come true, teenage life, life turned upside down, buddies, youth, family, favoritism among siblings, change of luck, overnight success, regret, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family relations, miraculous event, parents and children, single parent, family, imaginary, holiday, shoplifter, department store, beauty, mannequin ...
⇓ 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, sentimental, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, friendship, fight, mischievous children, youth, disorder, teachers and students, theatre play, male bonding, school play, prank, male friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 376K
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, inspirational, witty, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: wish come true, god, miraculous event, responsibility, chosen one, supernatural ability, deal, divine intervention, supernatural power, god or devil, switching roles, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, feel good, offbeat, not serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: caveman, dinosaur, friendship, family life, family relations, cavemen, best friend, family, adoption, workplace, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jacob Two Two Meets The Hooded Fang is about a young boy who strives to be heard. He is nicknamed "Two-Two" for having to say things twice to be heard. One day, he decided to buy the groceries for his parents. There is a misunderstanding ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, offbeat, semi serious, gothic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: store, prison, island, losing-it hero, adventure, escapades, family, silly humor, escape, on the run, single parent, showbiz ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.0
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Kazaam (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shaquille O'Neal as a rapping genie protects a little boy.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: genie, mischievous children, family, wish come true, young heroes, friendship, youth, rivalry, supernatural ability, partners, misfit, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%