Movies and TV shows like Coach

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Coach
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coach is an American television sitcom that aired for nine seasons on ABC from 1989 to 1997. The series stars Craig T. Nelson as Hayden Fox, head coach of the fictional Division I-A college football team the Minnesota State University Screaming Eagles. The program also starred Jerry Van Dyke as Luther Van Dam and Bill Fagerbakke as Michael "Dauber" Dybinski, assistant coaches under Fox. The role of Hayden's girlfriend Christine Armstrong, a television news anchor, was played by Shelley Fabares.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, athlete and trainer, sport team, sport, college, power relations, parents and children, workplace, youth, family relations, social relations, anchor, football, american football
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: minnesota, usa
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good and semi serious films and TV series with plots about contests and competitions, ambition, sport, rivalry, power relations, sport team and athlete and trainer mostly in Comedy, Sport and Family genres. Some movies like Coach: Ladybugs (1992), 1st & Ten: The Championship (1984), Snowboard Academy (1996), The Comebacks (2007), The Parkers (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ladybugs
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To climb the corporate ladder to success, a guy agrees to coach the company's all girl soccer team with the help of his secret weapon: his fiancee's son.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: cross dressing, soccer, family, farce, sport, hidden identity, comedy of errors, football, underdog, contests and competitions, romance, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
1st & Ten: The Championship
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 1st & Ten is an American situation comedy that aired between December 1984 and January 1991 on the cable television network HBO. Featuring series regulars Delta Burke and veteran Reid Shelton, it was one of cable's first attempts to lure ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: sitcom, sport, athlete's life, retirement home, underdog, realism, battle of the sexes, contests and competitions, ego clash, feminism, american football, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   100%
 
Snowboard Academy
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A wacky free-for-all comedy about the riotous rivalry between snobby skiers and knuckle-dragging snowboarders.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, goofy hero, sport, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, disorder, save the day, athlete and trainer, snowboarding, money, school, sport team ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   100%
 
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 4.2
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The Comebacks
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy that spoofs the inspirational sports movies, The Comebacks tells the story of an out-of-luck coach, Lambeau Fields, who takes a rag-tag bunch of college misfits and drives them towards the football championships. In the process, this ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, sport, football, drugs/alcohol, underdog, contests and competitions, college, stupidity, lame, athlete and trainer, sport team, first contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   77%
 
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The Parkers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: The Parkers is an American sitcom that aired on UPN from August 30, 1999, to May 10, 2004. A spin-off of UPN's Moesha, The Parkers features the mother-daughter team of Nikki and Kim Parker. The Parkers' signature "Heeyyy" ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: sitcom, college, friendship, parents and children, college life, student life, love and romance, couples, family relations, social relations, friends, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: california, usa, campus
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System:   77%
    User:   90%
 
D3: The Mighty Ducks
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Ducks are offered scholarships at Eden Hall Academy but struggle with their new coach's methods and come under pressure from the board to retain their scholarships before their big game against the Varsity team.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: underdog, family, school, sport, college, coming of age, athlete's life, olympics, mentor, basketball, contests and competitions, football ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: minnesota, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   64%
 
Back in the Game
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Terry Gannon Jr. was an All Star softball player until life threw her a couple curve balls: a baby, a lost college scholarship and a loser for a husband. After striking out on her own, Terry and her son Danny move in with her estranged father, Terry ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: sport, single parent, baseball, living with parents, parents and children, family relations, social misfits, underdog, contests and competitions, single mother, athlete and trainer, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   54%
 
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Hangin' with Mr. Cooper
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hangin' with Mr. Cooper is an American television sitcom that originally aired on ABC from 1992 to 1997, starring Mark Curry and Holly Robinson. The show took place in Curry's hometown of Oakland, California. Hangin' with Mr. Cooper ...
Style: not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, friendship, friends, best friends, singleness, twentysomething life, roommate, love and romance, workplace, couples, power relations, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   54%
 
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The Waterboy
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bobby Boucher is a water boy for a struggling college football team. The coach discovers Boucher's hidden rage makes him a tackling machine whose bone-crushing power might vault his team into the playoffs.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: football, underdog, sport, culture clash, college, goofy hero, dumb, stupidity, bullying, parents and children, golf, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   66%
 
 6.0
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Fast Break
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: David Greene is a New York basketball enthusiast, who wants to coach. He is then offered the coaching job at a small Nevada college. He brings along some players, who are a bit odd but good. Like Swish who unknown to the rest of the team is a girl. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, basketball movie
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, athlete's life, dedicated educator, underdog, college, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, college life, basketball, sport team, stoners, against the odds ...
Time: 70s
Place: nevada, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   70%
 
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Wildcats
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Molly is a high school track coach who knows just as much about football as anyone else on the planet. When a football coach's position becomes vacant, she applies for the job, despite snickers from fellow staff members and her former husband.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, underdog, football, sport, college, contests and competitions, soccer, mentor, coach, athlete and trainer, cheerleading, college life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   51%
 
The Mighty Ducks
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After reckless young lawyer Gordon Bombay gets arrested for drunk driving, he must coach a kids hockey team for his community service. Gordon has experience on the ice, but isn't eager to return to hockey, a point hit home by his tense dealings ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, inspirational, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: underdog, family, sport, lawyer, urban, competition, golf, football, contests and competitions, mentor, childhood, kids and family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   51%
 
Necessary Roughness
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University is forced to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will they even win a single game?
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: underdog, college, football, sport, beer, contests and competitions, university, soccer, human spirit, mentor, high school, american football ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, ireland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   55%
 
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Division III: Football's Finest
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This ensemble comedy follows the Pullham University Bluecocks, a small liberal arts college with a Division III football program (the lowest division in the NCAA). When the head coach unexpectedly dies, the future of the flailing football program is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, ambition, underdog, college, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, against the odds, rivalry, sport team, shower, prayer, food fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
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Bad News Bears
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Morris Buttermaker is a burned-out minor league baseball player who loves to drink and can't keep his hands to himself. His long-suffering lawyer arranges for him to manage a local Little League team, and Buttermaker soon finds himself the head ...
Style: clever, talky, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: baseball, family, redemption, sport, underdog, athlete and trainer, stadium, gay, sport team, ambition, chase, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   62%
 
Trainer on the Beach
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Trainer Oronzo CanĂ  is called to manage Longobarda, the team of a small town of Northern Italy, when it's promoted to the First Division. His only task is not to go back to the Second Division, but even the team's owner plays against ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: sport, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, small town, power relations, ambition, rivalry, soccer, sex, stadium, brazilian
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, italy, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
Bring It on Again
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When new students can't get onto their college cheerleading team, they form their own squad and prepare for a cheer off.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: cheerleading, hip hop, college, high school, competition, sport, underdog, cheerleader, contests and competitions, friendship, college life, race issues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, campus, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   59%
 
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Glory Daze
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Glory Daze is an American comedy-drama television series. The one-hour series revolves around a group of college freshmen who pledge a fraternity in 1986. The series aired from November 16, 2010, to January 18, 2011 on TBS. On February 24, 2011, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, buddies, college life, sitcom, friends, social relations, friendship, student life, teenage life, youth, young adult, retro ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, wisconsin, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   45%
 
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Coach
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Olympic Gold medalist is hired to coach the boys basketball team. But when Coach Randy Rawlings arrives, the school's sexist principal discovers he hired a woman. Blocked from firing her due to discrimination laws, he tries to make sure the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, basketball movie
Audience: teens
Plot: athlete's life, college, high school, sport, dedicated educator, underdog, school, contests and competitions, ego clash, human spirit, athlete and trainer, teachers and students ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   54%
 
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Eddie
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eddie is a New York limo driver and a fanatical follower of the New York Knicks professional basketball team. The team is struggling with a mediocre record when, in mid-season, "Wild Bill" Burgess, the new owner, as a public relations ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: basketball, underdog, sport, switching roles, athlete and trainer, sport team, against the odds, ambition, power relations, mentor, contests and competitions, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
Little Big League
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the owner of the Minnesota Twins passes away, he bequeaths the team to his preteen grandson. The newly minted head honcho quickly appoints himself manager, causing unrest in an organisation that struggles to take orders from a 12-year-old.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: baseball, family, sport, prodigy, young heroes, athlete and trainer, child as adult, childhood, sport team, mentor, football, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, minneapolis minnesota, bronx new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
The Winning Season
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A comedy centered on a has-been coach who is given a shot at redemption when he's asked to run his local high school's girls basketball team
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: sport, basketball, drugs/alcohol, athlete and trainer, sport team, high school, misfit, youth, power relations, single parent, defeat, athlete ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
The Replacements
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Maverick old-guard coach Jimmy McGinty is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on whether his replacements can hunker down and do the job. So, McGinty ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: underdog, football, redemption, sport, happy ending, cheerleading, contests and competitions, soccer, sport team, mentor, ambition, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   41%
 
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The Cheerleaders
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of cheerleaders from the local high school decide to show their school spirit for their football team by sleeping with the opponents the night before the game so that they can be so worn out the opposition won't be able to play.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Plot: high school, contests and competitions, farce, teenage life, sex, cheerleader, ambition, rivalry, shower, youth, coming of age, looking for sex ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, verbal byplay, siblings relations, social differences, estate, culture clash, family life, teenage life, fish out of water, misfit, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
Johnny Be Good
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's recruiting time and despite being short and scrawny, Johnny Walker is America's hottest young football prospect. His dilemma: should he take one of the many offers from college talent scouts or should he attend the local state college ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, high school, underdog, sport, vengeance, coming of age, football, revenge, athlete's life, buddies, romance, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: texas, california, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
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Just Shoot Me!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Just Shoot Me! is an American television sitcom that aired for seven seasons on NBC from March 4, 1997, to August 16, 2003, with 148 episodes produced. The show was created by Steven Levitan, the show's executive producer.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, stylized, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, fashion, workplace situations, office, family relations, workplace, journalism, parents and children, magazine, media, fashion magazine, model ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: usa
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System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
D2: The Mighty Ducks
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After Gordon Bombay's hockey comeback is cut short he is named coach of Team USA Hockey for the Junior Goodwill Games. Bombay reunites the Mighty Ducks and introduces a few new players, however, he finds himself distracted by his newfound fame ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: underdog, family, competition, sport, friendship, youth, athlete's life, olympics, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, sport team, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey, texas, canada, iceland ...
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System:   42%
    User:   47%
 

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Caddyshack II
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, golf, contests and competitions, chase, ego clash, friendship, parents and children, lame, mentor, social differences, brutality, redemption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
Mr. Belvedere
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mr. Belvedere is an American sitcom that originally aired on ABC from March 15, 1985, until July 8, 1990. The series is based on the Lynn Aloysius Belvedere character created by Gwen Davenport for her 1947 novel Belvedere, which was later adapted ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: master and servant, sitcom, friendship, family life, family, suburbs, suburban life, workplace situations, family relations, friends, disorder, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
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System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
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