Movies like Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh

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Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008)
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Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh (2008)
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: comedy of errors, mischievous children, nothing goes right, youth, family relations, lifestyle, teenage life, family, friends, shopping mall, disorder, siblings relations, step siblings, christmas
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about youth, family relations, family, disorder, friends, mischievous children and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh: Switchmas (2012), Jessie (2011), Ramona and Beezus (2010), Zeke and Luther (2009), The Even Stevens Movie (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Drake & Josh (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Drake & Josh is an American television sitcom created by Dan Schneider for Nickelodeon. The series follows the lives of two teenage boys with opposing personalities, Drake Parker and Josh Nichols, who become stepbrothers. Both actors had played ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, realistic, sitcom ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: teenage life, siblings relations, family relations, lifestyle, prank, adolescence vs adulthood, deal, step siblings, manipulations, unlikely partners, family, disorder ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Switchmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: All Ira Finkelstein wants for Christmas is...Christmas. Unfortunately, his parents are sending him to Florida to be with his Grandparents. Ira's spirit soars as he manages to land in Christmas Town, USA, instead.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, jewish, parents and children, youth, hopes, mischievous children, family, disorder, family relations, friends, switching roles, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
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100%
Drake & Josh Go Hollywood (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Drake and Josh accidentally send their little sister Megan on a plane to L.A., they soon find themselves in the middle of a dangerous situation.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: nothing goes right, teenage life, prank, youth, siblings relations, cons and scams, family relations, when the parents are away, on the road, good versus evil, hotel, hollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colorado, los angeles
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44%
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Jessie (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: An idealistic teen from rural Texas embarks on the adventure of a lifetime when she decides to leave behind starry nights for big city lights. Thrilled to be on her own and determined not to be intimidated by New York City, she accepts a job as ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: nanny, butler, family relations, mischievous children, family, workplace, teenage girl, when the parents are away, little girl, wealth, school, large family ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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100%
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Ramona and Beezus (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus, who's just trying to survive her first year of high school. ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, aunt niece relationship, family relations, family life, youth, disorder, siblings relations, sibling relationship, parent child relationship, money problems, father daughter relationship, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, not serious, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: sport, teenage life, youth, follow your dream, contests and competitions, desire for fame, family relations, rivalry, friendship, family, mischievous children, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Even Stevens Movie (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Stevens think that they've won an all-expenses-paid trip to an island that's halfway around the world. When their house is destroyed, their food stolen, and their bacon eaten, the Stevens family breaks apart in front of all their ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family life, parents and children, family, teenage life, nothing goes right, family relations, siblings relations, mischievous children, disorder, island, youth, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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36%
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, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: youth, disorder, family, mischievous children, friends, when the parents are away, parents and children, family relations, young heroes, nanny, father son relationship, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Hounded (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A teenager ends up being hounded by a well-groomed and seemingly cute and tiny dog that actually turns out to be a nightmare of a beast.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: teenage boy, dog, mischievous children, nothing goes right, young heroes, teenage life, adventure, eccentric family, rivalry, disorder, pets, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, treasure hunt, family life, family, siblings relations, friends, family relations, camp, youth, in the woods, summer camp, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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32%
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a 10-year-old girl Dawn Haley whose sibling rivalry with her three brothers is heightened by the fact that they are quadruplets.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sibling rivalry, siblings relations, mischievous children, disorder, family life, youth, favoritism among siblings, family, parents and children, family relations, child
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Christmas Story 2 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The original traditional one-hundred-percent red-blooded two-fisted all-american christmas continues five years later with Ralphie, Randy mom and the old man. This time Ralphie has his eyes fixed on a car. But trouble is sure to follow.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family life, youth, eccentric family, family, holiday, christmas, love, society, teaching the ways of the world, adaptation, happy ending, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, friendship, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, rivalry, youth, tournament, video game, contests and competitions, computers and web ...
Place: usa
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31%
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I Heart Shakey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shakey is a family film about a 35-year-old widower named J.T. O'Neil, his precocious 10-year-old daughter and their devoted mutt Shakey. After moving from a small town to Chicago and missing the fine print in their rental contract, J.T. is ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: parents and children, single parent, youth, pets, mischievous children, disorder, family, family relations, friends, family life, widower, food fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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30%
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Back in middle school after summer vacation, Greg Heffley and his older brother Rodrick must deal with their parents' misguided attempts to have them bond.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: diary, middle school, family life, family relations, friends, siblings relations, parents and children, high school life, social misfits, family, teenage life, favoritism among siblings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Christmas Caper (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Grinch-like thief retreats to her hometown in Connecticut after a con goes bad and gets stuck baby-sitting her niece and nephew until their parents can make it home for Christmas. She spends most of her time devising ways to even the score with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: homecoming, crime gone awry, love and romance, disorder, family life, family relations, dishonesty, christmas, youth, family, small town life, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, teenage love, parents and children, high school life, family relations, youth, ambition, love and romance, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, touching, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, siblings relations, job interview, friends, parents and children, young heroes, mischievous children, bad luck, family relations, school, childhood, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Marley & Me: The Puppy Years (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fall into puppy love with “the world’s worst dog”, who now has a frisky voice and an attitude to match. Join Marley for his mischievous puppy years, as he and his summer pal, Bodie Grogan, wreak havoc on a neighborhood dog contest. Marley ...
Style: exciting, humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, nothing goes right, pets, puppy, family relations, chaos and mayhem, friends, family, teenage life, youth, contests and competitions, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Little Rascals Save the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Little Rascals are back in an all-new movie! Join the fun with Spanky, Alfalfa, Darla, Buckwheat, Petey the dog and the whole gang as they are up to their usual mischief! The Rascals try anything to raise the money needed to save their ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, family, gang, family relations, save the day, goofy hero, eccentric family, disorder, taxi, youth, children, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Saving Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Kirk is enjoying the annual Christmas party extravaganza thrown by his sister until he realizes he needs to help out Christian, his brother-in-law who has a bad case of the bah-humbugs.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family, family relations, siblings relations, tradition, brother in law, christmas party, christmas tree, breakdancing, christmas dinner, holiday season, dance scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Pants on Fire (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jack Parker has always skated by on his lies, especially the one about Mikey, an underprivileged (and made-up) teen who Jack "tutors"... until one day "Mikey" shows up for real, and all Jack's lies start coming true.
Style: not serious, feel good, exciting, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: youth, parents and children, life turned upside down, family relations, nothing goes right, dishonesty, mischievous children, disorder, imaginary, teenage life, family, supernatural ability
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: School is out and Greg is ready for the days of summer, when all his plans go wrong. What on earth is he going to do all summer?
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, diary, best friend, nothing goes right, siblings relations, disorder, social misfits, teenage life, suburbs, theme park, lifestyle, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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One Christmas Eve (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A series of mishaps threaten a recently divorced mom's attempts to make her two kids' first Christmas "without dad" perfect.
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: nothing goes right, single parent, disorder, family, parents and children, family relations, christmas eve, life turned upside down, fall in love, puppy, strong female presence, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Passport to Paris (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sent to Paris to visit their grandfather, the twins fall in love with France, not to mention two French boys.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: twins, siblings relations, youth, family, family relations, impossible love, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, mischievous children, fall in love, tourist ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a famous band called the Silver Boulders break up, Nat and Alex Wolff go into depression.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: family life, music band, family relations, artists and showbiz, musician's life, youth, family, music, ambition, buddies, siblings relations, desire for fame ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Rainbow Tribe (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Morgan Roberts, a middle aged adult in crisis, reunites with his best friend when he returns to the summer camp of his youth. His troubles seem to magnify when he is joined by a rag-tag group of 10 year old campers. Through their struggles they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, youth, life is a bitch, friendship, family, disorder, mischievous children, terminal illness, friends, camp counselor, puberty, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Ultimate Christmas Present (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A girl steals a weather machine from Santa Claus, to make a snow day. The machine breaks, and causes an out of control snowstorm.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: santa claus, christmas, wish come true, best friends, family, mischievous children, hopes, supernatural, disorder, youth, holiday, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Abner, the Invisible Dog (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied teen stumbles into possession of a top-secret government formula that turns his dog invisible and gives it the power of speech.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, friendship, pets, family, youth, suburbs, birthday, invisibility, inventions and discoveries, animal life, teenage life, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, hopes, sport, teenage life, follow your dream, contests and competitions, rise to the top, family life, family relations, parents and children, ambition, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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