Movies and TV shows like Phil of the Future

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Phil of the Future (2004)
 7.0
 7K
Phil of the Future (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Phil of the Future is an American sitcom that originally aired on Disney Channel from June 18, 2004 to August 19, 2006 for a total of two seasons. The series was created by Tim Maile and Douglas Tuber and produced by 2121 Productions, a part of Brookwell McNamara Entertainment. It follows a family from the future that gets stranded in the 21st century when their time machine breaks down. The series returns to the US on May 9, 2013 as part of Disney Channel: Throwback Thursday. It also currently airs in select countries such as Canada.
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, exciting, captivating, melancholic, offbeat, witty
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, teenager, fish out of water, family relations, time traveler, teenage life, gadget, time machine, parents and children, family secret, high school life, imaginary, dishonesty, high school, siblings relations, hidden identity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth, family, misfit, vacation, bully, small town, crush, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s, 22nd century

Most similar movies to Phil of the Future

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, not serious and feel good films and TV series with plots about youth, family relations, teenager, teenage life, family, high school and friends mostly in Comedy, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Phil of the Future: K.C. Undercover (2015), The Thundermans (2013), 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), Zapped (2014), Wizards of Waverly Place (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
K.C. Undercover (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: K.C. Cooper, a high school math whiz and karate black-belt, learns that her parents are spies when they recruit her to join them in the secret government agency, The Organization. While she now has the latest spy gadgets at her disposal, K.C. has a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, working undercover, secret identity, high school, state affairs, heroic mission, young heroes, youth, child spy, family relations, parents and children, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Thundermans (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet The Thundermans, a typical suburban family that happens to have astounding superpowers. At the center of the action are the 14-year-old Thunderman twins, who share the same bathroom, the same school, and the same annoying little siblings. Their ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, twins, siblings relations, young heroes, heroes, superhuman powers, family relations, youth, friendship, family, rivalry, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: 3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, witty, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, hidden identity, alien, family life, eccentric family, space and aliens, goofy hero, family secret, benign alien, disorder, disguise, everyday life ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 4K
Zapped (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zoey is a talented dancer whose organized life is rudely disrupted when she moves in with her new step-dad and three step-brothers, until she discovers a dog-training app that can get boys to obey her every command. But she soon learns that it ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, family outing
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, youth, wish come true, social relations, imaginary, family, step siblings, teen romance, disorder, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Wizards of Waverly Place (2007)
Genre: Adventure, 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: feel good, stylized, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, witch, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, supernatural, teenager, high school, family relations, teenage girl, brother brother relationship, family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvin Marvin (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Marvin Marvin is an American science fiction slapstick comedy television series that aired from November 24, 2012 to April 27, 2013. The series was set to premiere on Nickelodeon in 2013, but was pushed forward to November 24, 2012. It stars Lucas ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, alien encounter, hidden identity, lifestyle, siblings relations, teenage life, family life, friends, social relations, alien, high school, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: witty, humorous, not serious, sitcom, captivating
Audience: teen comedy, kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: psychic power, family, family relations, disorder, parents and children, teenage life, supernatural ability, teenage love, siblings relations, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, extrasensory perception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 13K
Even Stevens (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Even Stevens is an American comedy television series that aired on Disney Channel with a total of three seasons and 65 episodes from June 17, 2000, to June 13, 2003. It follows the life of the Stevenses, a Jewish family living in suburban ...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sitcom ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, sibling rivalry, family relations, youth, parents and children, high school life, siblings relations, teenage life, eccentric family, classmate, classmates, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 7.4
 31K
ALF (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A furry alien wiseguy comes to live with a terran family after crashing into their garage.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, family, alien, fish out of water, family relations, cat, parents and children, suburbs, friendship, comedy of errors, culture clash, mistaken identity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, teenager, best friends, experiment gone awry, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, science and technology, teenage life, friends, high school life, imaginary, disorder, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Naturally, Sadie is a Canadian comedy teen drama sitcom that ran for three seasons from June 24, 2005 to August 26, 2007. It was produced in Canada, set in Whitby, Ontario. Filmed in Toronto, Ontario, most of the show was shot inside a former ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family relations, teenager, high school life, family, parents and children, teachers and students, siblings relations, animal life, high school, nature, friendship, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show is an American syndicated science fiction sitcom based on the 1989 film, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. It expands upon the original film's concept of a shrinking experiment gone wrong to include a myriad of ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, family relations, scientist, danger, imaginary, escapades, adventure, parents and children, experiment gone awry, child in peril, disorder, cloning ...
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Suite Life on Deck (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series follows twin brothers Zack and Cody Martin and hotel heiress London Tipton in a new setting, the SS Tipton, where they attend classes at "Seven Seas High" and meet Bailey Pickett while Mr. Moseby manages the ship. The ship ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, not serious, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: twins, ship, cruise ship, family, family relations, siblings relations, lifestyle, adventure, teenage life, mischievous children, disorder, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Cory in the House (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Cory in the House is an American television sitcom, which aired on the Disney Channel from January 12, 2007 to September 13, 2008 and was a spin-off from the Disney show That's So Raven. The show focuses on Cory Baxter, who moved from San ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sitcom, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family relations, white house, teenager, family life, lifestyle, teenage life, parents and children, coming of age, u.s. president, teenage love, friends, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Neighbors (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When the Weavers move to a gated community in New Jersey, they discover that the entire neighborhood is comprised of aliens from the planet Zabvron. But as the Weavers and the aliens face the struggles of everyday life together, they discover that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, parents and children, benign alien, couples, family life, eccentric family, misfit, suburban life, social relations, disorder, alien contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
 34K
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, feel good, captivating, realistic, sitcom ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: teenage life, family relations, siblings relations, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, step siblings, unlikely partners, prank, manipulations, manipulation, deal, family ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I Didn't Do It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ultra-competitive fraternal twins Lindy and Logan Watson, together with their four best friends, navigate their freshman year of high school. Each episode begins with a comedic "what just happened?" situation as Lindy and Logan each spin ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: twins, high school life, siblings relations, teenage life, youth, best friends, family relations, high school, buddies, coming of age, friends, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Liv and Maddie (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The exploits of identical twins Liv, a former television star back home in Wisconsin and in the process of adding movie star to her credits, as well as beginning to focus on her music career, and Maddie, an outstanding student and basketball ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: popularity, teenage life, youth, twins, rivalry, high school life, actress, supportive parent, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, teenage girl ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 924
My Life as Liz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: My Life as Liz is a mockumentary style American television series that centers on the life of Liz Lee, a misfit high-school senior living in small town Texas. The series debuted on MTV on January 18, 2010. The first season finale aired on March 8, ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, youth, social relations, friendship, high school life, lifestyle, teenage life, best friends, parents and children, power relations, family relations, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 17K
Lizzie McGuire (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Lizzie McGuire is an American live-action teen sitcom, which features an animated version of the title character performing soliloquy. The animated sequences were interspersed with the show's live-action sequences. It premiered on the Disney ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage life, youth, family, school, siblings relations, female protagonist, part animation, popular girl, high school life, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Aliens in America (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aliens in America is an American sitcom created by David Guarascio and Moses Port that aired on The CW for one season from 2007–2008. Guarascio and Port also served as executive producers of the show alongside Tim Doyle. Luke Greenfield directed ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: muslim, high school, exchange student, family relations, culture clash, society, youth, friendship, fish out of water, high school life, christianity, prejudice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
How to Build a Better Boy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mae and Gabby are two friends who go everywhere together but they are not very popular in their school. Their classmates always pressure because they have not had a boyfriend so to avoid further setbacks, the girls put in place a plan to create the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light
Audience: pre-teens, teen comedy
Plot: robot, teenage love, high school, looking for love, disorder, youth, best friends, love and romance, parents and children, social relations, family relations, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, sitcom, neurotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, prodigy, youth, suburban life, eccentric family, lifestyle, anger, uptight character, social satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996 on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its "T.G.I.F." line-up. The show stars Melissa Joan ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, sitcom, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, eccentric family, high school, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magic, friendship, teenage life, family relations, youth, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 1K
Mighty Med (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mighty Med is a live-action comedy series starring popular Disney Channel stars Bradley Steven Perry and Jake Short, premieres as a special one-hour event, October 7 on Disney XD. The series is created by Jim Bernstein and Andy Schwartz, and is ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, surreal, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: best friends, imaginary, friendship, youth, superhero, hospital, family, super villain, friends, teenager, heroes, comics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 10K
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: sitcom, touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, teenage life, high school life, parents and children, twins, twin sister, eccentric family, youth, lifestyle, verbal byplay, friendship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 30K
Suburgatory (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Single father George Altman is doing his best to raise his sixteen-year-old daughter Tessa in the big city. When he discovers a box of condoms in her bedroom, though, he decides the time has come to move her to a more wholesome and nurturing ...
Style: realistic, not serious, sitcom, light, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: suburban life, teenage life, suburbs, everyday life, social relations, family relations, youth, parents and children, fish out of water, lifestyle, single parent, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Girl from Tomorrow is an Australian children's television series created by Film Australia. The series is based around Alana, a girl from the year 3000. At the start of the series, she is kidnapped by Silverthorn, a criminal from the year ...
Style: clever, captivating, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, time machine, friendship, time traveler, young heroes, sent to the past, time travel, adventure, chases and races, family, getting home, teenage life ...
Time: year 1990, 20th century, future, 90s, 1990s
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
So Little Time (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: So Little Time is an American sitcom starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen that aired on Fox Family. The first half of the series aired from June 2, 2001, to August 15, 2001. The series then went on a four-month hiatus owing to network management ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: twins, twin sister, teenage life, best friends, family, youth, teenage love, high school life, divorced parents, family life, teen angst, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: malibu california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 6K
Trophy Wife (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The third time's the charm, they say, and reformed party girl Kate is hoping that's true when she becomes the third wife of a slightly older man, Pete. They fell into each others' arms (literally) at a karaoke bar, and flash forward a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, fish out of water, overbearing parent, mischievous children, youth, family relations, disorder, couple relations, family, blonde, teenage life, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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