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Home Run Showdown
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: underdog, family, contests and competitions, sport, teenage life, sport team, ambition, youth, family relations, young heroes, parents and children, siblings relations, rivalry, friends, cruelty, little league, baseball, name calling, selfishness, crying
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Home Run Showdown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films with plots about ambition, rivalry, family, friends, youth, contests and competitions and family relations mostly in Family, Sport and Comedy genres. Some movies like Home Run Showdown: The Sandlot 2 (2005), Down and Derby (2005), Flicka: Country Pride (2012), Going to the Mat (2004), Double Teamed (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Sandlot 2
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: sport, buddies, mischievous children, family, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, adventure, teenage life, sport team, coming of age, ambition, partners ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.5
 537
Down and Derby
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: athlete's life, martial arts, resort, family, supportive spouse, underdog, small town, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, parents and children, child as adult, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   65%
 
Flicka: Country Pride
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flicka and Toby help out a struggling stable owner and her teenage daughter.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: animal life, farm, youth, family, contests and competitions, save the day, parents and children, teenage love, jealousy, teenage life, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   52%
 
Going to the Mat
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: contests and competitions, high school, sport, follow your dream, human spirit, family, school, teenage love, high school life, disability, teenage life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   67%
 
Double Teamed
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, athlete's life, school, underdog, sport, contests and competitions, family, follow your dream, human spirit, athlete and trainer, siblings relations, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   55%
 
The Sandlot: Heading Home
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: athlete's life, buddies, family, adventure, underdog, young heroes, sport, contests and competitions, rising to stardom, baseball, human spirit, athlete and trainer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   51%
 
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Jump In!
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Story revolves around a young boxer, Izzy Daniels, who trains to follow in his father's footsteps by winning the Golden Glove. When his friend, Mary, however, asks him to substitute for a team member in a Double Dutch tournament, the young man ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: athlete's life, sport, underdog, contests and competitions, school, family, follow your dream, human spirit, friendship, athlete and trainer, parents and children, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   46%
 
 5.8
 871
Underdogs
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: serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, underdog, follow your dream, small town, family, athlete and trainer, high school, teenage life, sport team, against the odds, ambition, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   54%
 
Little Big League
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, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: baseball, family, sport, prodigy, young heroes, athlete and trainer, child as adult, childhood, sport team, mentor, football, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, bronx new york city, minneapolis minnesota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   51%
 
 4.7
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Air Bud 3
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens, kids
Plot: sport, best friends, pets, family, school, contests and competitions, friendship, animal life, ambition, dog, heroes, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   61%
 
 5.3
 294
Safe at Home!
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, athlete's life, buddies, school, underdog, family, contests and competitions, rising to stardom, uninhibited rivalry, baseball, athlete and trainer, sport team ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, new york, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   52%
 
Air Bud: Spikes Back
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: pets, friendship, family, animal life, sport, friends, contests and competitions, uncover truth, beach, dog, volleyball, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
 4.4
 627
Grand Champion
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, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, underdog, young heroes, small town, contests and competitions, rise to the top, human spirit, friendship, family life, hopes, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
 4.6
 357
Fast Girl
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: sport, small town, athlete's life, family, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, family business, car chase, family life, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
 5.2
 1K
Soccer Mom
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Plot: sport, contests and competitions, family life, ambition, rivalry, family relations, hidden identity, underdog, parents and children, sport team, hopes, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   54%
 
Air Bud: Golden Receiver
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Josh and Buddy move from basketball to American football in this first of several sequels to the original Air Bud.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: dog, family, kidnapping, school, sport, football, best friends, basketball, children, russian, pets, animals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
Eddie's Million Dollar Cook-Off
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: contests and competitions, family, teenage life, cooking and food, youth, buddies, parents and children, baseball, cooking, ambition, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
Finding Buck McHenry
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, athlete's life, school, underdog, store, contests and competitions, follow your dream, human spirit, athlete and trainer, african american, coach, little league ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
Bring It On: Fight to the Finish
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Christina Milian stars as sassy cheer captain Lina Cruz, whose world is turned upside-down when her family moves from the urban streets of East Los Angeles to the sunny beach town of Malibu. At her new school, Lina clashes with Avery, the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, sport, hip hop, athlete's life, cheerleader, underdog, contests and competitions, sport team, ambition, cheerleading, rivalry, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
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Go Figure
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Katelin Kingsford, an Olympic hopeful figure skater wants to train with a Russian figure skating coach. In order to go to go to the school that Natasha is at, Katelin gets a scholarship playing on the girls hockey team.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, rivalry, blind ambition, school, follow your dream, athlete and trainer, family, teenage life, ambition, hopes, ice hockey, boarding school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
Soccer Dog: The Movie
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, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sport, athlete's life, odd couple, family, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, parents and children, soccer, dog, adoption, against the odds ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
The Wild Guys 4
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, stylized
Audience: kids, teen comedy
Plot: sport, underdog, family, contests and competitions, prison, sport team, ambition, rivalry, friends, survival, prison life, unemployment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
 6.9
 216
Tiger Town
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: athlete's life, underdog, sport, athlete and trainer, adventure, family life, family, ambition, rivalry, baseball, aging, sport team ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
School of Life
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At Fallbrook Middle School, the annual student-elected Teacher of the Year award is held. And every year for the last 43 years Norman Warner or most fondly called Stormin' Norman Warner has won the award. Now that he has died, the burden of ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, small town, school, uninhibited rivalry, high school, family, teachers and students, ambition, rivalry, family relations, goofy hero, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   33%
 
McKenna Shoots for the Stars
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: athlete's life, school, blind ambition, ambition, youth, friends, best friends, teachers and students, teenage life, hopes, sport, gymnastics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
MVP: Most Vertical Primate
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, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: contests and competitions, family, athlete and trainer, friendship, sport, animal life, friends, athlete's life, buddies, underdog, against the odds, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
My Dog the Champion
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Champion is a "diamond in the rough" story about a dog named Scout, a cattle dog who decided she didn't like herding cattle. Scout's owner, Billy, a rancher struggling to stay in business, pegs her as a useless, broken tool and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: countryside, social misfits, family, contests and competitions, urban, farm, parents and children, alien encounter, teenage life, city life, ambition, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
Saige Paints the Sky
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, family, friendship, school, family relations, friends, balloon, singing, female protagonist, art
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
The Big Green
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a depressed Texas town, British foreign exchange teacher Anna attempts to inject some life into her hopeless kids by introducing them to soccer. They're terrible at first, but Anna and her football-hero assistant whip them into shape. As ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: underdog, family, soccer, kids and family, small town, school, sport, immigrants, athlete's life, football, dedicated educator, children ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
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Let It Shine
Genre: Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The film follows a shy, talented musician who pens romantic hip-hop verses only to stand idly by as they're delivered to the girl of his dreams by a proxy, his best friend. Made for Disney Channel movie/
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: hip hop, family, contests and competitions, follow your dream, teenage life, ambition, youth, artists and showbiz, rapper, friends, best friends, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
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