Movies and TV shows like Jem

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Jem
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Jerrica Benton is the owner of Starlight Music and the Starlight Foundation, which is a foster home for young girls. But by using her earrings to project a holographic image over herself, she is transformed into her alter ego Jem, the lead singer for the successful music group, Jem and the Holograms. Other members of the group are Jerrica's sensitive little sister Kimber, the strong-willed Aja, an
Style: feel good, semi serious, uplifting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: music, music band, rock, musician's life, performer's life, secret identity, uninhibited rivalry, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, rivalry, friends, family relations, best friends, orphan, friendship, musical tour, lifestyle, dilemma, record company, green hair, blue hair, misfit, female musician, dual identity, girl power ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Soul Music
Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
UK
172 min.
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Boy Meets World
Comedy, Drama, Family
USA
23 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and realistic films and TV series with plots about friends, music, youth, friendship, family, lifestyle and artists and showbiz mostly in Comedy, Family and Music genres. Some movies like Jem: A Chipmunk Christmas (1981), Josie and the Pussycats (1970), Victorious (2010), Hannah Montana (2006), Soul Music (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Jem and the Holograms
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: As a small-town girl catapults from underground video sensation to global superstar, she and her three sisters begin a one-in-a-million journey of discovering that some talents are too special to keep hidden. Four aspiring musicians will take the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, uplifting, realistic
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: secret identity, friendship, music band, musician's life, rock, sister sister relationship, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, friends, best friends, performer's life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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A Chipmunk Christmas
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Alvin learns the true meaning of Christmas.
Style: humorous, not serious, touching, uplifting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: music band, musician's life, performer's life, family, store, parents and children, music, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, chipmunk, harmonica, holiday ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   72%
    User:   79%
 
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Josie and the Pussycats
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Josie and the Pussycats is an American animated television series, based upon the Archie Comics comic book series of the same name created by Dan DeCarlo. Produced for Saturday morning television by Hanna-Barbera Productions, sixteen episodes of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, rock, music band, save the day, music, uncover truth, artists and showbiz, youth, friends, musician's life, friendship, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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    User:   71%
 
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Victorious
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Victorious is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider that originally aired on Nickelodeon from March 27, 2010 until February 2, 2013. The series revolves around aspiring singer Tori Vega, a teenager who attends a performing arts high school ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Hannah Montana
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: At home and school, she's Miley Stewart, a typical teenager, but when the lights go down and the curtain goes up, she emerges as the glamorous and talented Hannah Montana. Having the "Best of Both Worlds" is a complicated proposition, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: music, musician's life, family, family life, high school, teenage life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, youth, single parent, teenager, double life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: tennessee, usa
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    User:   52%
 
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Soul Music
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The young druid Imp y Celyn comes to Ankh-Morpork to become a famous musician, but a new guitar from a mysterious shop possesses him with a new kind of music - the Music with Rocks In. To make matters worse, Death, saddened by the death of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: music band, musician's life, rock, artists and showbiz, music, siblings relations, adoption, wizards and magicians, friends, rivalry, family relations, rock and roll ...
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    User:   60%
 
The Cheetah Girls
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A four-member teen girl group named the Cheetah Girls go to a Manhattan High School for the Performing Arts and try to become the first freshmen to win the talent show in the school's history. During the talent show auditions, they meet a ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, teens
Plot: best friends, family, music band, musician's life, performer's life, music, follow your dream, friendship, rising to stardom, high school, showbiz, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
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The Fox and the Hound
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a feisty little fox named Tod is adopted into a farm family, he quickly becomes friends with a fun and adorable hound puppy named Copper. Life is full of hilarious adventures until Copper is expected to take on his role as a hunting dog -- and ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, semi serious, sweet ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: canada
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System:   43%
    User:   43%
 
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Killing Bono
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, feel good
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    User:   44%
 
 7.2
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Tarzan
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, adventure, family, friendship, adoption, culture clash, good versus evil, disney, daring rescue, animals, betrayal, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1910s, 20th century, 1880s
Place: africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   45%
 
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The Monkees
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Monkees is an American situation comedy that aired on NBC from September 1966 to March 1968. The series follows the adventures of four young men trying to make a name for themselves as rock 'n roll singers. The show introduced a number of ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: sitcom, music, buddies, music band, showbiz, artists and showbiz, cult, friends, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, rock and roll ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
 5.6
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Fast Forward
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eight young people from Ohio who are dancers, come to New York, to compete in a major talent competition. But when they get there, they learn that they have to wait some time before they take part in it. So they try to do their best to survive in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, stylized
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Place: new york, ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   39%
 
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Let It Shine
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Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The film follows a shy, talented musician who pens romantic hip-hop verses only to stand idly by as they're delivered to the girl of his dreams by a proxy, his best friend. Made for Disney Channel movie/
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
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    User:   47%
 
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Satisfaction
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a young rock group called The Mystery gets its first gig at a club, it's an opportunity to see what life is all about! Fresh out of high school, the rockers are hired by an exclusive beach resort thanks to a faded '60s songwriter. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: music, friendship, romance, coming of age, rock, music band, resort, teenager, rock and roll, desire for fame, high school, camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
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Hard to Hold
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Details the efforts of a pop-rock star (James Roberts / Rick Springfield) to win the love of a woman he meets in a car accident. None of the usual gambits work on this woman, who has never heard of him. Complications arise involving the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: music, musician's life, jazz, romance, opposites attract, love affair, rock, love triangle, wooing, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
The Next Karate Kid
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: During a commemoration for Japanese soldiers fighting in the US Army during World War II, Mr. Miyagi meets the widow of his commanding officer. He gets to know her granddaughter Julie, an angry teenager who is still feeling the pain of losing both ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, serious, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, family, high school, redemption, mentor, rebellion, teenager, teacher, teaching the ways of the world, violence, teenage life, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, california
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System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
 5.4
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Body Slam
Genre: Comedy, Music, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: M. Harry Smilac is a down-on-his-luck music manager who is having a hard time attracting talent and booking gigs for his band, Kicks (The most recent of the gigs is a Dairy Queen opening!!). When making arrangements for a campaign fund-raiser, he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: sport, athlete's life, music band, musician's life, wrestling, performer's life, desire for fame, rise to the top, wrestler, rising to stardom, rich and poor, celebrity culture ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
The Cheetah Girls: One World
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chanel, Dorinda, and Aqua, are off to India to star in a Bollywood movie. But when there they discover that they will have to compete against each other to get the role in the movie. Will the Cheetah's break up again?
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: rivalry, contests and competitions, follow your dream, rising to stardom, college, family, friendship, music, cinderella story, family life, bollywood, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   31%
 
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Rock of Ages
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, rock, dance, rock and roll, musician's life, music, hip hop, young lovers, nightclub, dancing, follow your dream, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   38%
 
 7.8
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Rags to Riches
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rags to Riches is an American musical comedy drama series that was broadcast on NBC for two seasons from 1987 to 1988. Set in the 1960s, the series tells the story of Nick Foley, a self-made millionaire who adopts five orphan girls. Each episode ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: single parent, oldies, rise to the top, siblings relations, rock, estate, family, family life, teenage life, youth, orphan, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles
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System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
Hannah Montana: The Movie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miley Stewart (aka pop-star Hannah Montana) gets too caught up in the superstar celebrity lifestyle, her dad decides it's time for a total change of scenery. But sweet nibblets! Miley must trade in all the glitz and glamour of Hollywood ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: family, music, romance, culture clash, fish out of water, small town, best friends, farm, dancing, alter ego, hidden identity, performer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
Gumby: The Movie
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The band is back together! Gumby reunites with The Clayboys to perform at a concert benefiting local farmers. But things take an unexpected turn when Gumby s dog, Lowbelly, reacts to the music by crying tears of real pearl! Fortune turns into ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, family, cloning, laboratory, robot, buddies, dog, farm, rescue, friendship, disorder, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, 90s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
 6.5
 331
Sylvester
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Charlie is a 16-year-old orphan struggling to raise her two younger brothers when she endeavors to train a wild horse she names Sylvester and turn him into an Olympic jumping champion.
Style: uplifting, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: athlete's life, sport, on the road, underdog, contests and competitions, family, uninhibited rivalry, athlete and trainer, siblings relations, child as adult, against the odds, orphan ...
Time: 80s
Place: kentucky, texas, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   37%
 
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Boy Meets World
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: sitcom, school, coming of age, buddies, friendship, family, college, high school life, high school, teenage life, best friends, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   28%
 
 6.7
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Annie
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Annie has been living in an orphanage her whole life run by cruel Miss Hannigan. After unsuccessful escape attempts, Grace Farrell comes to take the child home to live two weeks with billionaire Oliver Warbucks during Christmas.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: orphan, young heroes, family, friendship, family relations, friends, adoption, follow your dream, cons and scams, ambition, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   31%
    User:   32%
 
 5.7
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Breakin'
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A struggling young dancer joins forces with two breakdancers and together they become a street sensation.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dancing, music, hip hop, dance, culture clash, disco, dancer's life, romance, underdog, ninja, camp, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   27%
 
 7.1
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The AristoCats
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Madame Adelaide Bonfamille leaves her fortune to Duchess and her children -- Bonfamille's prize family of domesticated house cats -- the butler plots to steal the money and kidnaps the heirs, leaving them out on a country road. All seems ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, family, kidnapping, disney, good versus evil, music, dog, butler, jazz, greed, pets, on the road ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   32%
 
The Secret of NIMH
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A widowed field mouse must move her family -- including an ailing son -- to escape a farmer's plow. Aided by a crow and a pack of superintelligent, escaped lab rats, the brave mother struggles to transplant her home to firmer ground.
Style: stylized, semi serious, touching, fairy tale, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, good versus evil, children, magic, courage, mouse, heroine, violence, death, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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System:   29%
    User:   27%
 

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Pete's Dragon
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pete, a young orphan, runs away to a Maine fishing town with his best friend a lovable, sometimes invisible dragon named Elliott! When they are taken in by a kind lighthouse keeper, Nora, and her father, Elliott's prank playing lands them in ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, fairy tale, humorous ...
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Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: maine, usa, new england
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System:   29%
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Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Corrine Burns retreats far into plans for her band, The Fabulous Stains, after her mother's death.
Style: witty, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: punk, music band, desire for fame, rock, rising to stardom, music, ambition, artists and showbiz, punk rock, friends, musician's life, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   30%
 
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