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Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh
Original name: Merry Christmas, Drake and Josh
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While trying to avoid an obsessed girl, rocker Drake Parker meets a young girl, who makes him promise to give her family the best Christmas ever. Later, at the Premiere's first ever Christmas party, a group of teens start to make trouble. Concerned, Josh, Drake's stepbrother, calls the cops about a disturbance, but they are confused and think the entire party is the disturbance, and even arrest the kind Josh. Requiring Josh's help to keep his promise, Drake tries to break his brother out of prison, but is caught. At court, the judge decides that the two must give the girl and her foster family the best Christmas ever, or face years in jail. They face many problems along the way, including Officer Perry, a strict detective that hates Christmas; a colorful group of foster children; and a wild wood chipper. It is up to Drake and Josh to save Christmas for the good-hearted children, or face the consequences.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: comedy of errors, nothing goes right, shopping mall, youth, family, family relations, disorder, mischievous children, siblings relations, teenage life, lifestyle, friends, step siblings, christmas
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 with plots about family, family relations, youth, friends, disorder, teenage life and siblings relations mostly in Family, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh: Hounded (2001), The Even Stevens Movie (2003), Babysitters Beware (2009), Switchmas (2012), Even Stevens (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Drake & Josh
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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Hounded
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
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Duration: 120 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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