Movies and TV shows like Phil of the Future

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Phil of the Future
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, offbeat, witty
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, time travel, fish out of water, high school, eccentric family, small town, high school life, family, teenage life, dishonesty, teenager, imaginary, misfit, youth, family relations, social relations, disorder, time traveler, hidden identity, parents and children, siblings relations, time machine, vacation, gadget, family secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2000s, 22nd century
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The Munsters
Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
USA
30 min.
 7.9
The Adventures of Pete & Pete
Comedy, Drama
USA
30 min.
 8.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, not serious, semi serious and realistic films and TV series with plots about youth, family relations, teenage life, family, high school, teenager and high school life mostly in Comedy, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Phil of the Future: 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), Even Stevens (2000), Zapped (2014), How to Build a Better Boy (2014), The Suite Life on Deck (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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3rd Rock from the Sun
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: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty
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Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
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Even Stevens
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa
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Zapped
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 ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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How to Build a Better Boy
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Suite Life on Deck
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, semi serious, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: ship, best friends, twins, ocean or sea, family, high school, sitcom, siblings relations, adventure, teenage life, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seaport
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zenon Kar, a 13-year-old girl who lives on a space station in the year 2049, gets into some trouble and is banished to Earth. With help from some Earth friends she must find her way back.
Style: not serious, humorous
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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, teens, teen comedy, pre-teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
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System:   66%
    User:   100%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental
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Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
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The Neighbors
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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: not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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System:   59%
    User:   51%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
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System:   54%
    User:   49%
 
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Duration: 22 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental
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Snow Day
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, romantic, melancholic ...
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Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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So Little Time
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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Back to the Future Part II
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, clever, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, adventure, alternate reality, greed, misfit partners, alternate universe, time loop, time, odd couple, high school, chase, destiny ...
Time: future, 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 80s ...
Place: california
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The Munsters
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Munsters is an American television sitcom depicting the home life of a family of benign monsters. It stars Fred Gwynne as Herman Munster and Yvonne De Carlo as his wife, Lily Munster. The series was a satire of both traditional monster movies ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, witty
Plot: sitcom, vampire, werewolf, cult, eccentric family, estate, imaginary, suburbs, monster, family relations, family, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
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System:   50%
    User:   53%
 
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Lab Rats
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: not serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: superhuman powers, high school, family, teenage life, youth, best friends, high school life, friends, teenager, social relations, sitcom, step parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
My Stepbrother Is a Vampire!?!
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: NANCY MONROE’s mother DENISE just got married — and Nancy has a new stepbrother, VICTOR, a Goth guy who dresses in black, wears lots of sunscreen, apparently talks to his cat, and has the ability to cloud women’s minds. So Nancy is convinced ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   48%
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Lizzie McGuire
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: sitcom, best friends, school, siblings relations, family, teenage life, coming of age, high school, youth, friendship, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
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Winning London
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Chloe and Riley Lawrence are invited to London to participate in the international Model U.N. competition, they enjoy seeing the sights and head over heals romance with cute british boys of course.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: twins, siblings relations, family, teenage life, high school, when the parents are away, youth, teachers and students, student life, fall in love, family life, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, california
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System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
Aliens in America
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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, sitcom, friendship, muslim, fish out of water, teenage life, misfit, youth, friends, exchange student, social relations, interracial relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wisconsin, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
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Johnny Test
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Johnny Test is an American /Canadian animated television series. It premiered on Kids' WB, on The WB Television Network, on September 17, 2005. It was introduced to Cartoon Network UK on January 12, 2006 as a sneak preview on Jungle Saturdays ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, suburbs, superhuman powers, young heroes, save the day, family, eccentric family, experiment gone awry, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
 6.5
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The Zack Files
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: family, supernatural ability, high school, young heroes, adventure, coming of age, high school life, teenage life, heroes, supernatural, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Sabrina the Teenage Witch
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A girl, sent by her parents to live with her two eccentric aunts, finds out on her sixteenth birthday that she is a witch
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, touching, tv series pilot
Audience: family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, kids, teens ...
Plot: high school, supernatural ability, high school life, family, teenage life, wizards and magicians, imaginary, youth, teenager, witch, magic, bikini ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
Sister, Sister
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: sitcom, twins, verbal byplay, parents and children, family, college, siblings relations, high school, eccentric family, student life, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: detroit, usa
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System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
The Brak Show
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: The Brak Show is an animated television series that aired on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. The Brak Show is a spin-off of the animated television series, Space Ghost Coast to Coast, and featured recurring ...
Style: futuristic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: suburbs, parents and children, sitcom, distant planet, eccentric family, parody, high school, suburban life, escapades, family relations, social relations, disorder ...
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System:   39%
    User:   43%
 

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