Movies like The Skateboard Kid

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The Skateboard Kid (1993)
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The Skateboard Kid (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No one could be more bored than Zack, the new kid in town with no friends in sight. When a gang of hip, skateboarding thrashers start cruising his neighborhood, Zack hopes his luck will change. But they want nothing to do with him. Then Zack makes the discovery of his life: a talking wisecracking, magical skateboard. And suddenly, skateboarding rises to entirely new heights. Written by Concorde - New Horizons.
Plot: skateboarding, family relations, skateboard, magical object

Most similar movies to The Skateboard Kid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and offbeat films with plots about family relations, family, disorder, redemption, family life, youth and mother son relationship mostly in Family, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Skateboard Kid: Day-O (1992), Trading Mom (1994), Christmas Every Day (1996), Angel in Training (1999), Summerdog (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Skateboard Kid 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Take a roller coaster ride full of high octane adventure as 12 year old Sammy takes to the skies. With the help of a magical flying skateboard, Sammy ends up the hottest skateboarder in town. But a group of local thrashers don't like the extra ...
Plot: skateboarding, family relations, skateboard, magical object
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95%
 6.8
 196
Day-O (1992)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A five-year-old named Grace creates an imaginary friend, because her parents only pay attention to the new baby, Tony. Now at 35, his sole friend reappears to help her.
Plot: family relations, imaginary friend, friendship, self esteem, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 2K
Trading Mom (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Martin kids learn of a magic spell that will take them to the 'mommy market' so they can get a more user friendly model. After giving a few other moms a try, they want their own back. But that is not so easy.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, single parent, magic, teenage girl, child as adult, siblings relations, family life, youth, nothing goes right, coming of age, mischievous children, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Christmas Every Day (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billy Jackson is not having a good Christmas. He got a basketball for Christmas and just cannot make a jump shot. His Uncle David is coming to town to open a Valu-Mall, which will put his Dad's store out of business. When he tells his little ...
Style: semi serious, touching, offbeat, humorous
Plot: family relations, hopes, boss and employee, starting over, disorder, americana, redemption, misfit, society, unfulfillment, ghost, social misfits ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Angel in Training (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Desi has two big problems: her cartoonist father is being duped by a sexy, money-hungry agent, and she needs to find a date for a friend's birthday party. An apprentice angel is sent to Earth to help Desi deal with the ...
Plot: tomboy, angel, family relations, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, death of mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.3
 49
Summerdog (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this heart-tugging kids movie, a vacationing family finds an abandoned mutt and kindly decide to name him Hobo and take him to their home in the big city. When their wicked landlord finds out about the pooch, he threatens to boot them out. ...
Plot: vacation, dog, landlord, family relations, pets
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Talking Pony!?! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 16 year old JULIET BELLO lives on a ranch with her stepmother KIM and two irritating stepbrothers, CRAIG and PETE. Since her father died the ranch has been going downhill, until in desperation Kim has to entertain the offer from businessman ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, family, farm, family relations, parody, prank, ranch, father son estrangement, allergy, horse, man versus nature, loss of wife
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
My Brother the Pig (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you act like an animal, you just may become one!
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: nanny, family relations, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, animal life, disorder, ghost, youth, mischievous children, prank, danger, family ...
Place: mexico, latin america, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Christmas Do-Over (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A ne'er do well father and ex-husband who always raced his way through the holidays is forced to relive Christmas Day time and again until he gets it right in this family oriented fantasy comedy starring Jay Mohr. It's Christmas time once ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time loop, holiday, hopes, love and romance, family, disorder, couples, family relations, obnoxious boss, christmas, female director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 ⇓
25%
The Kid with the Broken Halo (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Andy LeBeau is a fallen angel of sorts. He keeps messing up and causing trouble in angel training. The archangel, Michael, decides to give him one more shot. His mission: Help out the problems of three cases. First, the Desautel family, who are on ...
Plot: mentor, guardian angel, redemption, afterlife, family relations, reconciliation, football, heaven, child's point of view, african american, dysfunctional family, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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 ⇓
24%
A Carol Christmas (2003)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Carol Christmas follows the basic plot of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, but the story has been modernized. The traditional "Scrooge" character is a talk show host named Carol.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, disorder, family relations, road not taken, starting over, hopes, holiday, talk show host, redemption, friends, family, supernatural ...
Time: 2000s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Talking Cat!?! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mysterious talking cat uses its powers of communication to enrich the lives of two different families, and bring them together.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, pets, parents and children, disorder, youth, single parent, talking cat, cat, talking animals, supernatural, friends, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.0
 227
My Ghost Dog (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dog's ghost returns to help boy win a custody battle, fight bullies and find his loving but shy step-dad a nice girlfriend.
Style: exciting, touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family relations, heroes, blind ambition, ghost, rescue, supernatural ability, family life, adventure, family, danger, wizards and magicians, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.1
 313
The Shaggy Dog (1994)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Preteen Moochie Daniels just wants a dog, but his dad, Daniel, is allergic to canines, like Bundles, the shabby sheep dog of neighbor Charlie Mulvihill who secretly trained his pet to help him steal jewels. Mooch's big brother Wilbert ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: father son relationship, handcuffs, ritual, bed, fight, dog movie, family relations, cell, human becoming an animal, underwear, fire, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Dirt Bike Kid (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his mother sends Jack off with money to buy groceries, he comes home with a magic supercharged dirt bike instead. His mother is furious, but when Jack uses the magic bike to save the local hot dog stand from the clutches of corrupt big ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, heroic mission, miraculous event, adventure, supernatural, rivalry, save the day, escapades, family, young heroes, heroes, motorcycle race ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Charley and the Angel (1973)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charley is a workaholic family man that finds out from an angel that his "number's up" and he will be dying soon so he tries to change his ways and be a better husband and father with the time he has left.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, family relations, love and romance, supernatural, unfulfillment, miraculous event, afterlife, gangsters, family, going straight, hopes, generosity ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Dr. Dolittle 3 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Dolittle sends her daughter to 'Durango', a Dude Ranch, to find herself. While there, she uses her talent to talk to the animals in order to save Durango from being taken over by a neighboring Ranch.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: animal life, animal, animals, family, pets, friends, family relations, family life, ranch, fish out of water, teenage life, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 ⇓
22%
 4.7
 301
My Pet Monster (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Synder, the historian who has spent many years trying to unlock the powers of the statue, wishes to capture Max for validation of his life's work.
Style: surprise ending, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: family relations, monster, transformation, boy, poodle, brother sister relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.6
 39K
Fred Claus (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Fred Claus and Santa Claus have been estranged brothers for many years. Now Fred must reconcile his differences with his brother whom he believes overshadows him. When an efficiency expert assesses the workings at the North Pole and threatens to ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, family relations, santa claus, family, disorder, redemption, goofy hero, north pole, sibling relationship, nothing goes right, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: tower bridge london, london, illinois, chicago illinois, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 ⇓
21%
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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, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, nanny, when the parents are away, mischievous children, parents and children, disorder, little boy, save the day, friendship, rivalry, youth, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 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 ⇓
21%
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 ⇓
21%
Dear Mr. Cash (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dear Mr. Cash is a story of ten-year-old Heicke, whose obsession with the music of Johnny Cash, leads her to appoint herself as President of his local fan club.
Plot: countryside, alcohol abuse, family relations, alcoholic, dysfunctional family, depression, mermaid
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Hoboken Chicken Emergency (1984)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Arthur is asked to pick up a bird for Thanksgiving dinner, so he brings home a 266-pound chicken named Henrietta. The family welcome her with open arms, but the neighbors are not so sure and then Henrietta escapes
Plot: family relations, mayor, thanksgiving, chicken, neighbor, escape
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Addams Family Reunion (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Addams Family goes on a search for their relatives. Gomez and Morticia are horrified to discover that Grandpa and Grandma Addams have a disease that is slowly turning them "normal". The only chance they have of a cure is to find a ...
Style: gothic, humorous, dark humor, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family gatherings, eccentric family, butler, mistaken identity, family life, disorder, family problems, danger, dysfunctional family, halloween, eccentricity ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 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 ⇓
20%