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The Secret Life of Alex Mack (1994)
Original name: The Secret World of Alex Mack
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Secret World of Alex Mack is an American television series that ran on Nickelodeon from October 8, 1994 to January 15, 1998, replacing Clarissa Explains It All on the SNICK line-up. It also aired on YTV in Canada and NHK in Japan, and was a popular staple in the children's weekday line-up for much of the mid-to-late 1990s on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Repeats of the series aired in 2003 on The N, but it was soon replaced there. The series was produced by Thomas Lynch and John Lynch of Lynch Entertainment, produced by RHI Entertainment, Hallmark Entertainment and Nickelodeon Productions and was co-created by Tom Lynch and Ken Lipman. For home video releases, it was released under the Hallmark Home Entertainment label, making it the first Nickelodeon show not to be released by Paramount Home Video or Sony Wonder.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: superhuman powers, supernatural ability, technology gone awry, teenage life, danger, dishonesty, disorder, goofy hero, experiment gone awry, chases and races, misfit, youth, social relations, psychic, company, metamorphosis, junior high school, first kiss, overalls, morphing, staff, best friend, villain, science, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, exciting and realistic films and TV series with plots about youth, teenage life, family, teenager, supernatural, imaginary and family relations mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like The Secret Life of Alex Mack: Eerie, Indiana (1991), H2O: Just Add Water (2006), No Ordinary Family (2010), Sweet Valley High (1994), Misfits (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eerie, Indiana (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Eerie, Indiana is an American television series that originally aired on NBC from 1991 to 1992. The series was created by José Rivera and Karl Schaefer, with Joe Dante serving as creative consultant. A total of nineteen episodes were produced. The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, scary
Plot: small town, investigation, youth, adventure, disorder, teenager, suburbs, amateur detective, prodigy, family, twins, suburban life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
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95%
H2O: Just Add Water (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
Story: When three normal teenage girls stumble upon a ancient cave they undergo a transformation that will change their lives forever. H20 - Just Add Water, sees three very different girls facing everyday teen problems with an added twist - they're ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mermaid, supernatural, island, supernatural ability, friends, ocean or sea, adventure, love and romance, best friends, youth, teenage life, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
No Ordinary Family (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After their plane crashes into the Amazon River, each member of the Powell family starts to show signs of new, unique and distinct super powers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: family, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, family life, heroes, imaginary, vigilantism, couple relations, teenage life, district attorney, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Sweet Valley High (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sweet Valley High is an American comedy-drama series very loosely based on Francine Pascal's book series of the same name. The series ran from September 5, 1994 to October 14, 1997, and was produced by Saban Entertainment. The rights are now ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: twins, high school, siblings relations, high school life, teenage life, youth, family relations, social relations, best friends, teenage love, mistaken identity, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Misfits (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When five young outsiders on Community Service get caught in a strange storm, they discover that they have developed superpowers.
Style: cynical, witty, humorous, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, anti heroes, youth, teenage life, superhuman powers, imaginary, misfit, friends, twentysomething life, community service, superhero, storm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Best Friends Whenever (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The live-action comedy follows best friends Shelby and Cyd who, when their aspiring scientist friend Barry’s invention goes awry, gain the power to leap forward and backward in time whenever they want – and sometimes when they don’t. Now, they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, best friends, teenage life, family, high school, teenager, youth, disorder, friends, experiment gone awry, high school life, imaginary
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Zack Files (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, family, high school, young heroes, teenager, coming of age, adventure, high school life, teenage life, heroes, supernatural, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Just Add Magic (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Kelly Quinn and her two BFF's, Darbie and Hannah, stumble upon her grandmother's mysterious cookbook in the attic and discover some far from ordinary recipes. When the Shut'em Up Shortcake silences Kelly's pesky little brother ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: best friends, wizards and magicians, magic, cookbook, family, imaginary, youth, disorder, friends, curses spells and rituals, supernatural
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhuman powers, psychic, teleportation, supernatural, youth, mutant, good versus evil, young heroes, danger, rivalry, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.8
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Heroes Reborn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The supernatural phenomenon begins again with a fresh crop of inspiring heroes who take on the ultimate struggle between those with extraordinary abilities and those with nefarious motives to hunt and harness their powers. Epic adventures await ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, save the world, superhero, good versus evil, danger, changing the past or future, heroic mission, imaginary, serial killer, villain, time travel, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.9
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A.N.T. Farm (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A.N.T. Farm is a Disney Channel sitcom which premiered on May 6, 2011 as a special preview and continued as a regular series on June 17, 2011. The pilot episode, "transplANTed" aired after the series finale of The Suite Life on Deck. The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: kids
Plot: teenage life, school, prodigy, child prodigy, high school, best friends, sitcom, teenager, friendship, high school life, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Beakman's World (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Beakman's World is an educational children's television show. The program is based on the Universal Press Syndicate syndicated comic strip You Can with Beakman and Jax created by Jok Church. The series premiered September 18, 1992 on The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: science, experiment, laboratory, goofy hero, family, disorder, scientist, mad scientist, inventions and discoveries, escapades, heroes, experimenting ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Weird Science (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Weird Science is a mid-1990s American comedy series made for television, based on the 1985 film of the same name.
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, hopes, youth, supernatural ability, teenage life, friends, wish come true, magic, comedy of errors, teenager, imaginary, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 21K
Family Matters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A long-running dramedy centering on the Winslow family, a middle-class African American family living in Chicago, and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. A spin-off of Perfect Strangers.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, family, goofy hero, parents and children, middle class, black family, family life, suburbs, youth, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
My Secret Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
Story: My Secret Identity was a Canadian television series starring Jerry O'Connell and Derek McGrath. Originally broadcast from October 9, 1988 – May 25, 1991 on CTV in Canada, the series also aired in syndication in the United States. The series ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, mad scientist, adventure, secret identity, laboratory, superhuman powers, young heroes, teenage life, escapades, heroes, imaginary, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, twentieth century, 1990s ...
Place: north dakota, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lab Rats (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Leo is an ordinary teenager who has moved into a high-tech "smart'' house with his mother, inventor stepfather and Eddy, the computer that runs the house. Leo's life becomes less ordinary when, one day, he discovers a secret ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: kids
Plot: teenage life, superhuman powers, family, youth, best friends, friends, social relations, underground, teenager, scientist, superhero, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Nine Lives of Chloe King (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Chloe King is looking forward to celebrating her birthday with her friends and single mother, just like every other year... that is until she starts developing heightened abilities and discovers she's being pursued by a mysterious figure. Chloe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, high school, superhuman powers, life turned upside down, supernatural ability, chase, teenage life, chases and races, disorder, youth, high school life, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.7
 6K
Sam & Cat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sam & Cat is an American teen sitcom that premiered June 8, 2013, on Nickelodeon. It is a crossover spin-off/sequel of both iCarly and Victorious. It stars Jennette McCurdy as Sam Puckett and Ariana Grande as Cat Valentine. The girls meet by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: nanny, crossover, teenager, roommate, family, teenage life, youth, sitcom, friends, best friends, misfit partners, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Model Behavior (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This is a Disney Channel movie about two teenage girls, one an ordinary high school girl and the other a top teen model, who meet and switch places.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: teenage love, switching roles, teenage life, wish come true, fish out of water, love and romance, youth, disorder, eccentric family, high school life, coming of age, misfit ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.6
 215K
Heroes (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Common people discover that they have super powers. Their lives intertwine as a devastating event must be prevented.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, save the world, superhero, teleportation, heroic mission, danger, family relations, villain, secret, good versus evil, politician, psychic ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
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Moesha (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Moesha was an American sitcom series that aired on the UPN network from January 23, 1996 to May 14, 2001. The series stars R&B singer Brandy Norwood as Moesha Mitchell, a high school student living with her family in the Leimert Park ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, multicultural
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, best friends, teenage life, family, high school, blended family, black family, family life, youth, family relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Doogie Howser, M.D. is an American television comedy-drama starring Neil Patrick Harris as a teenage physician who also faces the problems of being a normal teenager. Creators Steven Bochco and David E. Kelley, partnering with ABC, aired the show ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, teenager, doctor, genius, hospital, diary, young heroes, family, doctors and patients, teenage life, coming of age, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Wizards of Waverly Place (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alex, Justin and Max Russo are not your ordinary kids - they're wizards in training! While their parents run the Waverly Sub Station, the siblings struggle to balance their ordinary lives while learning to master their extraordinary powers.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, stylized
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, coming of age, teenage life, high school, supernatural, witch, supernatural ability, boyfriend, teenager, family, siblings relations, restaurant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Dog with a Blog (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Avery Jennings and Tyler James are step-siblings who are complete opposites. The family faces an even bigger adjustment when their new dog, Stan, can talk and also has a blog, unbeknownst to the family. Stan uses his blog to discuss the happenings ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family life, family, dog, teenage life, youth, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, talking dog, pets, anthropomorphism, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 26K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, investigation, crimes, superhuman powers, experiment, psychic, danger, government agency, supernatural, heroes, mind control, enemy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 254
Gigantic (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A half-hour dramedy that takes a fictional look at the glitzy, chaotic and often hilarious life of being a Hollywood "it" kid. Set in the world of the Hollywood elite packed with A-list parties and privilege, it tells a coming-of-age story ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, coming of age, parents and children, family, siblings relations, celebrity culture, teenage life, youth, family relations, disorder, artists and showbiz, starlet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
That's So Raven (2003)
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: humorous, not serious, witty
Audience: family outing, kids, teen comedy, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family, sitcom, psychic, african american, supernatural ability, young heroes, psychic power, high school, black family, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tales from the Darkside (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tales from the Darkside is an anthology horror TV series created by George A. Romero; it was released in 1984. Similar to Amazing Stories, The Twilight Zone, Night Gallery, The Outer Limits, Tales From The Crypt, and Lee Martin's The Midnight ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, twists and turns, scary, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, anthology, danger, mysterious character, supernatural ability, imaginary, nightmare comes true, nobody believes, freak, paranormal activity, the underworld, monster
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sister, Sister (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sister, Sister is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia Mowry and Tamera Mowry. The premise of the show was that the girls were separated and adopted at birth, one to a single mother, one to a single father, and have met again ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, twins, verbal byplay, parents and children, family, twin sister, college, siblings relations, eccentric family, high school, student life, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
They Came from Outer Space (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: They Came from Outer Space is an American science fiction comedy series that aired in syndication from October 1990 to March 1991. The series was created by Tom McLoughlin.
Style: humorous, offbeat
Plot: fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, alien encounter, space and aliens, disorder, special agents, chase, teenage life, chases and races, misfit, brother brother relationship, dating ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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