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, social misfits, buddies, 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 not serious films and TV series with plots about youth, friends, family, teenage life, friendship, teenager and high school mostly in Comedy, Family and Action genres. Some movies like Kickin' It: Zeke and Luther (2009), Henry Danger (2014), K.C. Undercover (2015), Mighty Med (2013), The Thundermans (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: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: kids
Plot: contests and competitions, follow your dream, teenage life, sport, youth, family relations, rivalry, friendship, mischievous children, family, desire for fame, teenage boy ...
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, funny, light, not serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, young heroes, friends, family, teenage life, heroes, sitcom, partners, escapades, assistant, best friends, youth ...
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: humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, working undercover, secret identity, espionage, youth, family relations, high school, child spy, young heroes, heroic mission, 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, surreal, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: best friends, imaginary, superhero, friendship, youth, hospital, teenager, family, friends, heroes, comics, odd ...
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, young heroes, siblings relations, 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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, school, survival, teenage life, bully, teaching the ways of the world, youth, friends, buddies, family, adolescence vs adulthood, odd ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: kids, pre-teens
Plot: social relations, parody, youth, high school, high school life, teenage life, family
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, high school, friends, rivalry, overnight success, youth, ambition, boy dog relationship, teenage boy, teenage girl ...
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, family, imaginary, best friends, youth, dream come true, family relations, siblings relations, teenage life, talking animals, kids and family, odd ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhuman powers, teenage life, best friends, friends, youth, scientist, superhero, high school, secret laboratory, underground, social relations, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: friends, social relations, power relations, coming of age, teachers and students, best friends, youth, friendship, school, 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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, youth, teenage life, athlete and trainer, supportive spouse, athlete's life, parents and children, contests and competitions, family, couple relations, small town life, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana
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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: witty, humorous, not serious, captivating
Audience: kids, teen comedy, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: psychic power, family, teenage life, supernatural ability, parents and children, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, teenage love, family relations, best friends, extrasensory perception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
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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 ...
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Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
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Genre: Comedy, Family
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Duration: 30 min.
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True Jackson, VP (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
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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, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, friendship, science fair, high school life, teenage love, parents and children, ambition, family relations, disorder, love and romance, teenage life, youth ...
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, young lovers, love and romance, hopes, athlete and trainer, teaching the ways of the world, human spirit, follow your dream, family, athlete's life, contests and competitions, true love ...
Time: contemporary
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, lifestyle, male friendship, coming of age, battle of the sexes, youth, looking for sex, buddies, high school student, rebelliousness, rebellion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: summer camp, overweight, weight loss, teenager, fat girl, self discovery, friendship, physical appearance, misfit, teenage love, love and romance, african american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: realistic, feel good, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: ice hockey, sport, rivalry, underdog, family, school, coming of age, ambition, youth, social relations, power relations, sport team ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: minnesota, usa, new jersey
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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, feel good, semi serious, light, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, friends, friendship, rivalry, underdog, treasure hunt, buddies, youth, danger, vigilantism, master warrior, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: hockey, friendship, athlete and trainer, family, sport, friends, buddies, disorder, against the odds, animal life, youth, athlete's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, basketball, athlete's life, human spirit, dedicated educator, hopes, teenage life, athlete and trainer, parents and children, lifestyle, ambition, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
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Best Player (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Chris Sanders and Quincy are both involved in a video game called "Black Hole", and they both want to win the tournament with a $175,500 prize. Quincy then tries to sabotage Chris, but it all goes wrong, because Chris' mom Tracy ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, friendship, teenage life, parents and children, youth, rivalry, family relations, tournament, video game, contests and competitions, computers and web ...
Place: usa
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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, friends, youth, coming of age, prankster, disorder, siblings relations, school expulsion, power relations, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: realistic, feel good, humorous, witty, not serious
Audience: teen comedy, teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, high school life, cheerleader, teenage love, friendship, sitcom, young love, teachers and students, coming of age, youth, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s
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32%
MVP: Most Valuable Primate (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, not serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sport, against the odds, friendship, athlete's life, ambition, animal life, sport team, underdog, buddies, disorder, hockey, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, high school life, small town life, small town, best friends, prom, youth, social misfits, teenage life, parents and children, lifestyle, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Marvin Marvin (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Marvin Marvin is an American science fiction slapstick comedy television series that aired from November 24, 2012 to April 27, 2013. The series was set to premiere on Nickelodeon in 2013, but was pushed forward to November 24, 2012. It stars Lucas ...
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, high school, social relations, family relations, friends, youth, best friends, lifestyle, high school life, hidden identity, alien encounter, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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