Movies like Star Kid

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Star Kid (1997)
 5.3
 3K
Star Kid (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shy seventh-grader Spencer Griffith's life changes when the meteor falls into local junkyard and he finds a Cybersuit - the wise and strong robot from another galaxy. Spencer puts Cybersuit on and becomes a different kind of guy
Style: humorous, entertaining, stylized, semi serious, sexy, light, clever, feel good, sweet, satirical ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, space and aliens, androids and robots, adventure, family, robot, fantasy world, brutality, escapades, good versus evil, youth, children, alien, revenge, dysfunctional family, zombie, catastrophe, teenager, monster, school, death, camp, weapons, bullying, justice ...
Time: future, 80s

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Most similar movies to Star Kid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining and semi serious films with plots about mentor, family, natural disaster, first contact, storytelling, dialogue and catastrophe mostly in Adventure, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Star Kid: Flight of the Navigator (1986), SpaceCamp (1986), Earth to Echo (2014), Explorers (1985), The Rocketeer (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Flight of the Navigator (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This 1986 Disney adventure tells the story of 12-year-old David who lives with his family in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. When he awakens from being accidentally knocked out in the forest near his home, he finds that eight years have passed. His family is ...
Style: feel good, futuristic, exciting, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, ufo, benign alien, space and aliens, flying saucer, nasa, space travel, alien, getting home, young heroes, family ...
Time: 80s, future, year 1986, year 1978, 20th century ...
Place: florida, miami, miami beach, texas, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 15K
SpaceCamp (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Andie Bergstrom, an astronaut eagerly awaiting her first trip to space, runs a summer camp for teenagers with her NASA-employed husband, Zach. One night during an engine test, Andie and four teenage campers are accidentally shot into space. ...
Style: intense, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: astronaut, nasa, space travel, space program, adventure, survival, trapped in space, space shuttle, teenager, space opera, coming of age, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, future, 60s
Place: alabama, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 19K
Earth to Echo (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a construction project begins digging in their neighborhood, best friends Tuck, Munch and Alex inexplicably begin to receive strange, encoded messages on their cell phones. Convinced something bigger is going on, they go to their parents and ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, suspenseful, stylized, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ufo, alien, friendship, adventure, family, youth, found footage, buddies, investigation, children, friends, childhood ...
Time: future, 80s, 2010s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 22K
Explorers (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The visionary dreams of three curious and adventuresome young boys become an exciting reality in Explorers, the action-fantasy from director Joe Dante, who combines keen humor, warmth and fantasy with unexpected twists. In their makeshift ...
Style: feel good, humorous, visually appealing, allegory, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: alien, teenager, space travel, adventure, coming of age, alien space craft, bullying, childhood, fantasy world, friendship, family, youth ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: maryland, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.5
 59K
The Rocketeer (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Straight from the pages of a pulp comic from a past era, the Rocketeer recreates 1930s Hollywood, complete with gangsters, Nazi spies, and the growth of the Age of Aviation. Young pilot Cliff Secord stumbles on a top secret rocket-pack and with the ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, stylized, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, treasure hunt, adventure, family, betrayal, adaptation, world war two, aviation, disney, gangsters, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 1930s, future, 90s, 20th century, year 1938 ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this sequal to "Escape From Witch Mountain," Tia and Tony leave their safe refuge on witch mountain for a trip to Los Angeles. Tony is kidnapped by the evil Dr. Gannon and his spinster partner Letha and brainwashed into helping Gannon ...
Style: humorous, sexy, sweet, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, child in peril, disney, kidnapping, supernatural, mad scientist, gang, adventure, family, greed, destiny, death ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 100K
Small Soldiers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When missile technology is used to enhance toy action figures, the toys soon begin to take their battle programming too seriously.
Style: humorous, exciting, light, intense, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: soldier, toy comes to life, family, small town, childhood, heroes, suburbs, good versus evil, store, technology gone awry, superhero, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paleontologist and her husband discover a mother and baby brontosaurus in Africa, try to protect them from hunters who want to capture them.
Style: unusual plot structure, sweet, entertaining, humorous, ridiculous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, jungle, family, adventure, brutality, corruption, children, childhood, chase, adaptation, catastrophe, culture clash ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 80s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Kids of the Round Table (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in modern times, Alex finds King Arthur's sword Excalibur and must prove himself worthy of it.
Style: stylized, humorous, sexy, sweet, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, magic, good versus evil, fantasy world, child protagonist, heroic mission, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, escapades, mischievous children, battles ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Aliens in the Attic (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of kids must protect their vacation home from invading aliens.
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, funny, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: alien, supernatural, teenager, adventure, space and aliens, buddies, friends, young heroes, youth, alien encounter, teenage life, mind control ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Little Monsters (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy is scared of the monster under his bed. He asks his 6th grade brother to swap rooms for the night as a bet that the monster really exists. Soon the brother becomes friends with the monster and discovers a whole new world of fun and games ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: monster, family, brother brother relationship, friendship, adventure, coming of age, young heroes, halloween, fantasy world, mischievous children, curses spells and rituals, child as adult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, surreal, sweet, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, spy, family, child spy, espionage, monster, mad scientist, rivalry, children, villain, fantasy world, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
 21K
Zoom (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack is tasked with turning a ragtag group of kids with special powers into ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, family, adventure, high school, fantasy world, fight scenes, good versus evil, save the world, invisible man, space travel, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everyone always knew that Max had a wild imagination, but no one believed that his wildest creations -- a boy raised by watchful great white sharks and a girl with the force of a volcano -- were real. Now, these two pint-sized action masters will ...
Style: surreal, feel good, humorous, entertaining, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, imaginary kingdom, fantasy becomes reality, adventure, shark, school, fantasy world, imaginary friend, coming of age, young heroes, escapades, chosen one ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.3
 15K
Mac and Me (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC) escaping from nefarious NASA agents, is befriended by a young boy in a wheelchair. Together, they try to find MAC's family from whom he has been separated.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, funny, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: nasa, extraterrestrial, alien, adventure, youth, family, mcdonald's restaurant, coca cola, friendship, happy ending, single parent, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: video game, spy, adventure, child spy, mad scientist, secret agents, virtual reality, rescue, mission, brutality, technology, save the world ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 119K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: exciting, intense, colourful, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, spy, espionage, children, secret agents, robot, heroic mission, chase, mad scientist, good versus evil, mentor ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Australia, New Zealand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Power up with six incredible teens who out-maneuver and defeat evil everywhere as the Mighty Morphin Power Ranger, But this time the Power Rangers may have met their match, when they face off with the most sinister monster the galaxy has ever seen.
Style: stylized, humorous, super sentai, melancholic, light ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, power rangers, ninja, childhood, good versus evil, family, adventure, vengeance, apocalypse, zombie, fight, dinosaur ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wayne Szalinski is at it again. But instead of shrinking things, he tries to make a machine that can make things grow. As in the first one, his machine isn't quite accurate. But when he brings Nick & his toddler son Adam to see his ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, clever, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: giant, disney, inventions and discoveries, fish out of water, baby, family relations, childhood, toys, runaway, redemption, parents and children, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 6K
Lassie (1994)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An update of the Lassie legend stars Thomas Guiry as a troubled city kid whose family retreats to the country, where he befriends the famous collie and changes for the better. Conflict develops when a ruthless sheep rancher causes trouble for ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: dog, boy dog relationship, coming of age, friendship, family, animals, childhood, countryside, mischievous children, pets, family life, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, virginia, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of insects. Now the teens must fight diminutive dangers as the father searches for them.
Style: funny, intense, feel good, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, youth, disney, parents and children, genetically altered, family, shrinking, childhood, family relations, inventor, teenager, home alone ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Some college students manage to persuade the town's big businessman, A. J. Arno, to donate a computer to their college. When the problem- student, Dexter Riley, tries to fix the computer, he gets an electric shock and his brain turns to a ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, touching, sweet ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: computer, family, disney, friendship, gangsters, college student, greed, first contact, talking animals, runaway, happy ending, stereotypes ...
Time: 60s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
 22K
Underdog (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A lab accident gives a hound named Shoeshine some serious superpowers -- a secret that the dog eventually shares with the young boy who becomes his owner and friend.
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dog, teenager, disney, superhero, talking dog, adventure, good versus evil, genetics, experiment, justice, rescue, family ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: humorous, sexy, melancholic, inspirational, dramatic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: horse, desert, friendship, youth, family, adventure, animals, teenager, horse race, chase, farce, stereotypes ...
Place: morocco, california, new york, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Spaced Invaders (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, parody, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: halloween, alien, martian, mars, catastrophe, adventure, evil alien, alien invasion, small town, gangsters, radio, chase ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 6K
Alaska (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jake Barnes and his two kids, Sean and Jessie, have moved to Alaska after his wife died. He is a former airline pilot now delivering toilet paper across the mountains. During an emergency delivery in a storm his plane goes down somewhere in the ...
Style: light, sweet, feel good, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, animals, childhood, family relations, rescue, escapades, parents and children, nature, missing person, family, catastrophe, polar bear ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Benji the Hunted (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benji has become stranded on a remote island after a boating accident. He finds himself struggling to survive in the wilderness, avoiding close encounters with a wolf, a bear, and a territorial female cougar with her cub.
Style: humorous, sexy, unusual plot structure, tear jerker, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, disney, animals, wilderness, adventure, family, survival, lion, hunter, mentor, hunting, destiny ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 11K
Flipper (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy Ricks is sent by his mom to Coral Key, a rustic island in the Florida keys, to spend the summer with his uncle Porter Ricks. Sandy dislikes everything about his new environment until a new friend comes into his life, a dolphin named Flipper, ...
Style: exciting, touching, feel good, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dolphins, coming of age, summer, childhood, animals, adventure, family, youth, friendship, destiny, adaptation, fantasy world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Monkey Trouble (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dodger, a criminal monkey, belongs to a crooked street performer but escapes his life of crime only to end up in the arms of Eva, an innocent little girl whose mother has no idea that her daughter is harboring a fugitive.
Style: humorous, sexy, satirical, surreal, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: monkey, animals, monkey actor, childhood, adventure, family, coming of age, youth, friendship, girl, nudity (full frontal - brief), women ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 2K
Flipper (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many kids might say their best friend is a puppy or a pony. But for 12-year-old Sandy, the most special pet of all is the exuberant dolphin he rescues and who returns the favor by rescuing Sandy from sharks.The dolphin named Flipper first swam into ...
Style: touching, feel good, melancholic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: dolphins, adventure, youth, family, ocean, coming of age, healing power, pets, young heroes, friendship, teenage life, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s, 60s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%