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Home Run Showdown (2015)
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Home Run Showdown (2015)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two little league teams take on their coaches' sibling rivalry, and end up doing battle in a place the baseball world never expected: in the outfield of the Home Run Derby.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teenage life, sport, youth, family, friends, family relations, contests and competitions, parents and children, ambition, sport team, siblings relations, rivalry, underdog, young heroes, baseball, name calling, cruelty, crying, selfishness, little league
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and realistic films with plots about family, ambition, youth, sport, family relations, contests and competitions and rivalry mostly in Family, Sport and Comedy genres. Some movies like Home Run Showdown: The Sandlot 2 (2005), Soccer Mom (2008), Flicka: Country Pride (2012), Little Big League (1994), Saige Paints the Sky (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Sandlot 2 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A decade has passed in the small town where the original Sandlot gang banded together during the summer of ’62 to play baseball and battle the Beast. Now comes the sequel, a campy romp back to the dugout where nine new kids descend on the diamond ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: sport, friendship, underdog, rivalry, coming of age, partners, buddies, teenage life, youth, young heroes, contests and competitions, family ...
Time: contemporary, year 1972
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 1K
Soccer Mom (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A warm-hearted comedy about a compulsive soccer mom who masquerades as a famous Italian soccer star hired to coach her daughter's floundering soccer team, then struggles frantically to keep her wacky charade going long enough to see the girls ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, realistic
Plot: sport, hidden identity, lifestyle, ambition, hopes, contests and competitions, parents and children, family life, disorder, sport team, family relations, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Eddie's Million Dollar Cook-Off (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eddie Ogden is his pa's pride and joy as well as the Groundhogs team's only asset as baseball talent. Then Eddie discovers a taste and talent for cuisine. Although his brothers Andy and Alex, and Pa as well as classmates enjoy his dishes, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: cooking, baseball, youth, parents and children, contests and competitions, family, buddies, teenage life, ambition, rivalry, family relations, cooking and food ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Flicka: Country Pride (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flicka and Toby help out a struggling stable owner and her teenage daughter.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: jealousy, teenage love, money raising, family, contests and competitions, love and romance, parents and children, animal training, rivalry, save the day, farm, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Little Big League (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the owner of the Minnesota Twins passes away, he bequeaths the team to his preteen grandson. The newly minted head honcho quickly appoints himself manager, causing unrest in an organisation that struggles to take orders from a 12-year-old.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sport, baseball, family, young heroes, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, friends, sport team, family relations, power relations, prodigy, child as adult ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, bronx new york city, mcdonald's restaurant, minneapolis minnesota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Saige Paints the Sky (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Meet nine-year old Saige, a talented artist with a passion for horses, in this modern-day story about finding your voice! Saige is excited about the new school year, until she discovers that art-her favorite class-has been cut. On top of that, her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, school, friendship, youth, friends, family relations, female protagonist, singing, balloon, horse, art
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Sandlot: Heading Home (2007)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A successful professional baseball player gets his ego in check via an unreality check when he travels back in time to his boyhood sandlot ball-playing days.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, youth, baseball, sport, getting along, save the day, family, athlete's life, hopes, young heroes, athlete and trainer, rising to stardom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.3
 297
Safe at Home! (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Florida boy (Bryan Russell) tells his Little League buddies that his father knows two New York Yankees (Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris).
Style: humorous, semi serious, uplifting, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, baseball, parents and children, hopes, uninhibited rivalry, family, contests and competitions, athlete's life, cons and scams, power relations, family relations, friends ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, new york, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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McKenna Shoots for the Stars (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young girl (Jade Pettyjohn) struggles to maintain her school grades while competing as a gymnast.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: hopes, blind ambition, best friends, youth, school, friends, teachers and students, athlete's life, ambition, teenage life, sport, gymnastics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.6
 365
Fast Girl (2008)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Racing is in Alex Johnstone's (Mircea Monroe) blood. It was her father s life and it ultimately caused his death so her uncle Bill (Dwier Brown), who runs the local speedway, is determined not to lose his niece the way he lost his brother. But ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: sport, youth, teenage life, small town life, family life, family relations, car chase, rivalry, underdog, lifestyle, against the odds, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Wild Soccer Bunch (2003)
Genre: Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The school year is over and for a diverse group of children between six and ten years with no worries, football is king! These kids are convinced they are the local gold team and there is nothing they like more than just improve their game. "If ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: sport, friends, power relations, sport team, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, family, youth, ambition, underdog, rivalry, competition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.4
 636
Grand Champion (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 'Grand Champion' weaves the tale of a spunky young boy named Buddy and his prize-winning calf, Hokey, as they climb from the underdog position and up through the ranks of several Texas stock shows to ultimately win the coveted title of ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, ambition, buddies, human spirit, animal life, family life, underdog, friendship, rivalry, family relations, friends, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Going to the Mat (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jace Newfield has a problem. Besides being blind and being the new kid at school, his problem is that the kids at his new school thinks he's a jerk. Jace has to find a way to be accepted into his new school. Joining the wrestling team just ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: wrestling, high school, disability, power relations, human spirit, teenage life, teenage love, misfit, high school life, friendship, school, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 878
Underdogs (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in rural Ohio, the birthplace of football, UNDERDOGS is the story of a small-town high school football team destined to play their cross-town rival, a perennial powerhouse, while standing up for an entire community.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, underdog, high school, high school life, against the odds, family, one last chance, follow your dream, athlete's life, parents and children, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, disorder, youth, nanny, parents and children, when the parents are away, family, young heroes, mischievous children, father son relationship, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 550
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, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport team, small town, betrayal, resort, ambition, supportive spouse, family relations, power relations, friends, youth, underdog, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Double Teamed (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Heather and Heidi play volleyball for their school team, when their family decides that they need to go to a bigger school so that they will have a better chance for scholarships. But at the new school, the twins are discovered by the basketball ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: twins, high school, rivalry, school, feminism, lifestyle, against the odds, youth, underdog, ambition, power relations, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Angels in the Outfield (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Roger is a foster child whose irresponsible father promises to get his act together when Roger's favourite baseball team, the California Angels, wins the pennant. The problem is that the Angels are in last place, so Roger prays for help to turn ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: underdog, baseball, family, ambition, sport, parents and children, contests and competitions, wish come true, hopes, family relations, power relations, sport team ...
Time: 18th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.9
 222
Tiger Town (1983)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex believed in his baseball hero Billy Young. When Billy's performance struggled, Alex's friends began to doubt Alex; and Billy began to doubt himself. Alex wants to prove to his friends, to Billy, and to himself that believing in ...
Style: feel good, touching, sincere, semi serious, uplifting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: baseball, family, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, sport, adventure, hopes, ambition, underdog, rivalry, family relations, sport team ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.7
 2K
Air Bud 3 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this second heartwarming and hilarious sequel to the popular favorite, Air Bud masters two new starring roles: soccer (real football) player and fatherhood. Loaded with laughs and cool soccer action, Buddy teams up alongside U.S. women's ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, uplifting, exciting ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: sport, dog, friends, family relations, sport team, danger, youth, best friends, rescue, kidnapping, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Soccer Dog: The Movie (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A heart-warming comedy about the friendship between the new kid in town and a soccer-playing dog on the lam from the dog-catcher. It's up to these two underdogs to win the PeeWee Soccer League championship game.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: sport, soccer, dog, friends, working class, adoption, ambition, against the odds, lifestyle, odd couple, reincarnation, orphan ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 108
Short Track (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carolinian Blake Beckett (Pepper Sweeney), the son of a stock car racing legend, is a 4-time short track racing champion. Blake never made it to the speedways of the National Cup Racing circuit, but surely he could still have a shot? The daily life ...
Style: exciting, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, family life, teenage life, sport, contests and competitions, rise to the top, chases and races, follow your dream, hopes, parents and children, ambition, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Finding Buck McHenry (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an 11 year old boy gets cut from his Little League baseball team, he sets out to form his own team.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, little league, coach, african american, underdog, rivalry, school, contests and competitions, hopes, follow your dream, friendship, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 2K
Den Brother (2010)
Genre: Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex Pearson has a lot to learn about teamwork. As the star of the Lemon Oaks hockey team, Alex almost always has his way on and off the ice. That ism until he pulls a stunt so outrageous not even his own coach can give him a pass. His punishment? ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, single parent, family, high school athlete, big brother, single father, brother sister relationship, high school, teaching the ways of the world, hockey, ice hockey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Longshots (2008)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of Jasmine Plummer who, at the age of eleven, became the first female to play in Pop Warner football tournament in its 56-year history.
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: battle of the sexes, ambition, small town, sport, athlete and trainer, family, hopes, athlete's life, feminism, gender, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Wild Guys 4 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Germany, Bahamas
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After his victory over the team "The horrific Beasts," "The Beast Football Club" are in top form and mature in every game. But they need one more win to get the "Pott", the highest award of football freestyle. And to do ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, teen comedy
Plot: sport, friends, survival, ambition, prison, unemployment, prison life, rivalry, underdog, family, contests and competitions, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Second Chance (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl and her coach overcome adversity to make their way into the National Australian Gymnastics Squad.
Style: realistic, feel good, touching, serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: gymnastics, family, ambition, rivalry, underdog, lifestyle, youth, one more chance, athlete's life, hopes, teenage life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Air Bud: Spikes Back (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In Disney's fifth installment to the franchise, Air Bud finds that he has the uncanny ability to play volleyball.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, beach, friends, family, contests and competitions, youth, sport, friendship, animal life, dog movie, beach volleyball, golden retriever ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sentimental sequel film finds the Bears, somehow, the little league champions of California. As a result, the team is invited to play a between-games exhibition at the Houston Astrodome with the local champs, the Toros. Kelly Leak, the Bears' ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sport, baseball, little league, underdog, family, high school, redemption, estrangement, against the odds, high school life, society, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, houston texas, california, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 789
Mr. Troop Mom (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Public Defender Eddie is a widower with a 13 year-old daughter, Naomi. A classic workaholic, Eddie has been M.I.A. for most of Naomi's big moments. But when an unfortunately timed accident gives Eddie the opportunity to become the "Team ...
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, in the woods, family, youth, family life, camp, treasure hunt, summer camp, family relations, friends, climbing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%