Movies and TV shows like Kickin' It

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Kickin' It (2011)
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Kickin' It (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Kickin' It is an American martial arts inspired comedy television series, which debuted on June 13, 2011 on Disney XD. Created and executive produced by Jim O'Doherty, the series is rated TV-Y7 and follows the karate instructor at an under-performing martial arts academy, played by Jason Earles, and his five misfit students, played by Leo Howard, Dylan Riley Snyder, Mateo Arias, Olivia Holt and Alex Christian Jones. On September 20, 2011, Disney XD announced the series had been renewed for a second season. The show's second season premiered on April 2, 2012. Disney XD announced on November 5, 2012 that the series had been renewed for a third season and would go into production in January 2013. The third season premiered on April 1, 2013. Alex Christian Jones is not a main cast member for the third season. In August 2013, Disney XD ordered a fourth season of the series, which is scheduled to air in 2014. Olivia Holt is leaving the fourth season cast to star in the Disney Channel series I Didn't Do It.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, karate, contests and competitions, underdog, social relations, teenage life, best friends, youth, friendship, family, friends, self discovery, athlete and trainer, ambition, buddies, social misfits, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, rivalry, power relations, sport, teenage girl, teenage boy, high school, skating ...
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 and TV series with plots about youth, friends, family, teenage life, friendship, high school and social relations mostly in Comedy, Family and Action genres. Some movies like Kickin' It: Zeke and Luther (2009), Henry Danger (2014), Lab Rats (2012), K.C. Undercover (2015), Mighty Med (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Zeke and Luther (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Zeke and Luther is an American Disney XD animated sitcom about two best friends setting their sights on becoming the world's greatest skateboarders. The show stars Hutch Dano, Adam Hicks, Daniel Curtis Lee and Ryan Newman. Zeke and Luther is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious
Audience: kids
Plot: youth, follow your dream, contests and competitions, sport, teenage life, family relations, mischievous children, desire for fame, family, friendship, rivalry, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Henry Danger (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When 13-year-old Henry Hart lands a job as Danger, the sidekick-in-training to superhero Captain Man, he must learn to navigate a double life balancing the challenges of 8th grade with the crazy adventures of a real-life crime fighter!
Style: humorous, light, funny, not serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, young heroes, teenage life, friends, family, heroes, sitcom, partners, escapades, assistant, imaginary, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Lab Rats (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Leo is an ordinary teenager who has moved into a high-tech "smart'' house with his mother, inventor stepfather and Eddy, the computer that runs the house. Leo's life becomes less ordinary when, one day, he discovers a secret ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhuman powers, teenage life, best friends, friends, youth, scientist, superhero, secret laboratory, artificial intelligence, social relations, underground, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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K.C. Undercover (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: K.C. Cooper, a high school math whiz and karate black-belt, learns that her parents are spies when they recruit her to join them in the secret government agency, The Organization. While she now has the latest spy gadgets at her disposal, K.C. has a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, child spy, working undercover, youth, secret identity, espionage, family relations, young heroes, heroic mission, state affairs, danger, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Mighty Med (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mighty Med is a live-action comedy series starring popular Disney Channel stars Bradley Steven Perry and Jake Short, premieres as a special one-hour event, October 7 on Disney XD. The series is created by Jim Bernstein and Andy Schwartz, and is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, surreal
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, imaginary, best friends, youth, friendship, hospital, teenager, family, heroes, friends, odd, comics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Thundermans (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet The Thundermans, a typical suburban family that happens to have astounding superpowers. At the center of the action are the 14-year-old Thunderman twins, who share the same bathroom, the same school, and the same annoying little siblings. Their ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, twins, family relations, siblings relations, young heroes, heroes, superhuman powers, family, eccentric family, youth, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide is an American live action sitcom on Nickelodeon that debuted in the Nickelodeon Sunday night TEENick scheduling block on September 12, 2004. The series' actual pilot episode aired on September 7, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, school, bully, family, teaching the ways of the world, social relations, friends, odd, best friends, youth, deal, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Incredible Crew (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Incredible Crew is an American sketch comedy television series, created by Nick Cannon for Cartoon Network. Cannon created the series in early 2012, and the series aired as a preview on December 31, 2012, while the series run premiered on January ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: social relations, high school, youth, teenage life, family, parody, high school life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Frenemies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What happens when three sets of BFF's become enemies?
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: kids, teen comedy, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, friendship, best friends, friends, youth, high school, rivalry, overnight success, ambition, pets, unsupportive friend, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Crash & Bernstein (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Crash & Bernstein is a live action television comedy with puppetry which premiered on October 8, 2012 on Disney XD. Created by Eric Friedman, the series centers around a 12-year-old son, among three sisters, who wishes to have a brother. His ...
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd
Audience: kids
Plot: objects come to life, youth, imaginary, siblings relations, family, family relations, dream come true, best friends, teenage life, talking animals, freak accident, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Knucklehead (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film centers on a fight promoter (Mark Feuerstein) deeply in debt to his crooked rival. Desperate for a new fighter that will help him win back everything he owes, the promoter catches a break when a 450-pound church handyman (Paul "Big ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: wrestling, partners, against the odds, mentally challenged, disorder, buddies, orphan, rivalry, friendship, ambition, martial arts, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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41%
That's So Raven (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Raven Baxter is a winsome teen whose ability to glimpse flashes of the future often gets her into hot water.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, captivating
Audience: kids, teen comedy, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: family, parents and children, supernatural ability, teenage life, disorder, psychic power, best friends, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage love, siblings relations, extrasensory perception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
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41%
100 Things to Do Before High School (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: With real life and teen drama awaiting her after 8th grade graduation, CJ Parker has only a short time left to make the most of her middle school years. Together with her two lifelong best friends Fenwick and Crispo, she is determined to get the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: friends, power relations, social relations, school, friendship, coming of age, youth, best friends, teachers and students, middle school
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, martial arts, parents and children, family, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, couple relations, supportive spouse, athlete's life, child as adult, disorder, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana
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So Little Time (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: So Little Time is an American sitcom starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen that aired on Fox Family. The first half of the series aired from June 2, 2001, to August 15, 2001. The series then went on a four-month hiatus owing to network management ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, teenage life, high school life, youth, best friends, family, teenage love, twin sister, divorced parents, family life, sitcom, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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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, touching, feel good, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: high school, friends, high school life, youth, best friends, animal life, teenage life, family relations, social relations, siblings relations, family, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
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True Jackson, VP (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: True Jackson, VP is an American television sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon from November 8, 2008 to August 20, 2011. The series starred Keke Palmer, Ashley Argota, Matt Shively, Danielle Bisutti, Greg Proops, Robbie Amell and Ron Butler. The theme ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: fashion, friendship, teenager, disorder, lifestyle, best friends, workplace, power relations, overnight success, boss and employee, rise to the top, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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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 ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, friendship, science fair, high school life, parents and children, teenage love, love and romance, family relations, disorder, ambition, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Like Mike 2: Streetball (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Another young boy with 'hoop dreams' finds an old pair of Michael Jordan's sneakers and can suddenly play ball like the greatest player in the world.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, basketball movie
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sport, buddies, youth, follow your dream, family, contests and competitions, love and romance, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, hopes, teaching the ways of the world, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary
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39%
D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Ducks are offered scholarships at Eden Hall Academy but struggle with their new coach's methods and come under pressure from the board to retain their scholarships before their big game against the Varsity team.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: sport, ice hockey, rivalry, underdog, family, school, coming of age, boarding school life, contests and competitions, athlete's life, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, minnesota, new jersey
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Huge (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Huge is a short lived American drama series that aired on the ABC Family television network. The series is based on the young-adult novel of the same name by Sasha Paley. The hour-long drama series revolves around eight teens sent to a summer weight ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: summer camp, overweight, weight loss, teenager, fat girl, self discovery, physical appearance, love and romance, african american, youth, misfit, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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39%
The Inbetweeners (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A group of teenagers navigating high school and charging into adulthood the way everyone does... by taking one step forward and three steps back.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, lifestyle, teenage life, male friendship, battle of the sexes, youth, looking for sex, coming of age, buddies, high school student, rebellion, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
MVP: Most Vertical Primate (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: MVP 2 opens with the lovable Jack being ousted from his hockey team, the Seattle Simians, and having to hit the road after being falsely accused of league misconduct. Jack ends up in the city, where he's befriended by Ben, a homeless ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: hockey, friendship, sport, ambition, youth, underdog, against the odds, disorder, animal life, buddies, friends, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Boys Club (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sent to San Francisco to spend the summer with his aunt, teenager Mario Vandetti makes fast friends with a group of neighborhood kids and encouraged by a caring priest they soon form a basketball team, becoming contenders in a city tournament.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, basketball, contests and competitions, hopes, follow your dream, family, athlete's life, dedicated educator, rivalry, friendship, teenage life, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
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38%
3 Ninjas Kick Back (1994)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Action
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they must use all their powers to defend him against his ancient ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, buddies, treasure hunt, youth, danger, vigilantism, rivalry, friendship, underdog, friends, master warrior, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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38%
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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, realistic, feel good, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, youth, friends, coming of age, prankster, disorder, siblings relations, school expulsion, power relations, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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37%
Saved by the Bell (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Saved by the Bell is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993. The series was a retool of the Disney Channel series Good Morning, Miss Bliss. The show follows the exploits of a group of friends and their principal, and ...
Style: feel good, witty, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: teen comedy, teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, high school life, friendship, cheerleader, teenage love, young love, sitcom, love and romance, family, coming of age, teachers and students, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
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37%
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My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: My Life as Liz is a mockumentary style American television series that centers on the life of Liz Lee, a misfit high-school senior living in small town Texas. The series debuted on MTV on January 18, 2010. The first season finale aired on March 8, ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, social relations, small town, graduation, conservative, youth, best friends, prom, teenage life, small town life, friends, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, new york
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37%
Angels in the Endzone (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The football team jesse is on is terrible, after the death of his father Jesse quits the team. Then angels come to help the team get better and nobody can see them but Jesse's little brother.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, football movie
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, contests and competitions, sport, parents and children, siblings relations, youth, sport team, family relations, friends, power relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
School of Thrones (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Parody of Game Of Thrones.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: parody, friends, power relations, family relations, social relations, teachers and students, high school life, youth, teenage life, friendship, rivalry, prom ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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