Movies like Ready to Run

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Ready to Run (2000)
 5.3
 293
Ready to Run (2000)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 14-year-old girl who works at a racetrack trains a talking racehorse with issues, transforming him into a winner.
Plot: girl horse relationship, teenage girl, sport, talking horse, racehorse, racetrack

Most similar movies to Ready to Run

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, feel good, semi serious and humorous films with plots about sport, family, youth, hopes, ambition, rivalry and contests and competitions mostly in Family, Sport and Drama genres. Some movies like Ready to Run: Black Beauty (2015), Under Water (2003), Home Run Showdown (2015), Chasing 3000 (2010), Fast Girl (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.7
 210
Black Beauty (2015)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Anna Sewell’s classic novel, Black Beauty explores the heartfelt story of 15 year-old Audry who makes the discovery of a lifetime whilst volunteering at a city animal shelter. Rescued from an abusive owner and recovering from ...
Style: light, sincere, captivating, feel good
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, equestrian, teenage girl, friendship, family relations, salvation, recovery, couples, horse jumping, summer, boy horse relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.8
 13
Under Water (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yonatan, Michal's dad, turned orthodox and left her family when she was very yang. 7 years later, when he appears at her mother's funeral, all the anger and tensions in the family are brought up again. Michal on the other hand, is very ...
Plot: teenage girl, swimming, coming of age, judaism, identity, father daughter relationship, death of mother, youth, family relations, genealogy, teenager, orthodox jew ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Home Run Showdown (2015)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two little league teams take on their coaches' sibling rivalry, and end up doing battle in a place the baseball world never expected: in the outfield of the Home Run Derby.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, ambition, teenage life, family relations, contests and competitions, family, rivalry, sport, youth, parents and children, underdog, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
 784
Chasing 3000 (2010)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: As the 1972 baseball season draws to a close and star player Roberto Clemente prepares to knock hit number 3,000 out of the park, two brothers -- one of whom is afflicted with muscular dystrophy -- make the drive from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh in ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, emotional, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: brother brother relationship, baseball, on the road, human spirit, lifestyle, sport, follow your dream, society, hopes, youth, disability, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, pennsylvania, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 378
Fast Girl (2008)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Racing is in Alex Johnstone's (Mircea Monroe) blood. It was her father s life and it ultimately caused his death so her uncle Bill (Dwier Brown), who runs the local speedway, is determined not to lose his niece the way he lost his brother. But ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family relations, family life, lifestyle, family, ambition, athlete's life, sport, teenage life, athlete and trainer, against the odds, family business, car chase ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Raising the Bar (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 16-year-old Kelly quits an elite gymnastics program and moves to Australia. To help out a new friend and show up an old rival she re-enters competitive gymnastics, she'll have to find a way to move forward while making amends with her past.
Style: captivating, sincere, visually appealing, light, feel good
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: gymnast, gymnastics, australian, rivalry, teenage girl, society, sport, friends, adventure, friendship, youth, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, adelaide south australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 1K
Flicka 2 (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carrie is a big-city teenager whose life is turned upside down when she moves to a horse ranch in Wyoming to live with her father. But everything changes when Carrie meets Flicka, a wild, jet-black mustang who's just as free-spirited and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: girl horse relationship, horse ranch, wild horse, coming of age, ranch, horse, horse riding, teenage life, self discovery, fish out of water, parents and children, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Double Teamed (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Heather and Heidi play volleyball for their school team, when their family decides that they need to go to a bigger school so that they will have a better chance for scholarships. But at the new school, the twins are discovered by the basketball ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: twins, high school, ambition, contests and competitions, human spirit, against the odds, rivalry, youth, underdog, sport, family relations, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the horse (in fact is a mare)and save it of being sacrificed by the owner.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: horse, family relations, sport, animal training, horse race, redemption, parents and children, against the odds, human spirit, hopes, dream come true, one more chance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 814
Emma's Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While fulfilling her community service hours at a horse rescue ranch, Emma forms an unlikely bond with an abused show horse who won't let anyone ride him.
Style: touching, sincere, sweet, realistic, sentimental
Plot: horse, community service, teenage girl, friendship, human spirit, rehabilitation, bonding, teenage protagonist, teenage life, female protagonist, youth, farm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
International Velvet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A charming sequel to the hit National Velvet follows our young heroine and her trusty steed overseas.
Style: semi serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, orphan, horse, youth, adventure, animal life, power relations, heroes, hopes, teenage life, human spirit, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Sandlot: Heading Home (2007)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A successful professional baseball player gets his ego in check via an unreality check when he travels back in time to his boyhood sandlot ball-playing days.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: youth, friendship, rivalry, sport team, baseball, time travel, underdog, family, sport, young heroes, lifestyle, athlete's life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 58K
The Game Plan (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bachelor football star Joe Kingman seems to have it all. He is wealthy and carefree, and his team is on the way to capturing a championship. Suddenly, he is tackled by some unexpected news: He has a young daughter, the result of a last fling with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: sport team, single father, father daughter relationship, football, american football, family relations, sport, athlete's life, irresponsible, disorder, family values, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 697
Ostwind 2 (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Summer vacation. Mika is overjoyed to see Ostwind again. But then she discovers strange wounds on the belly of Ostwind, for which no one has an explanation. Yet this is Kaltenbach verge of bankruptcy! With a heavy heart Mika decides to participate ...
Plot: redhead girl, girl horse relationship, horse trainer, equestrian, horse riding, redhead, teenage girl, first kiss, horse, human animal relationship, grandparent grandchild relationship, female director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Lightning, the White Stallion (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a stolen white stallion escapes his captors, young Stephanie Ward gives him a new home and a new name: Lightning. As she grooms the horse for show-jumping competition, the pair forms an unbreakable bond. But when Stephanie finds herself in need ...
Plot: horse riding, horse, boy girl relationship, equestrian, escapades, boy horse relationship, teenage girl, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, gambling, rider horse relationship, husband wife relationship, girl horse relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Like Mike 2: Streetball (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Another young boy with 'hoop dreams' finds an old pair of Michael Jordan's sneakers and can suddenly play ball like the greatest player in the world.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, basketball movie
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, rivalry, sport, young lovers, buddies, athlete's life, family, underdog, youth, love and romance, follow your dream, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 317
Windstorm 3 (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ostwind and Mika have found a real home at the farm Kaltenbach with Mika's grandmother. In the hustle of running therapy center and due to Mika's fame as a horse-whisperer, she feels that she doesn't have enough freedom and time to ...
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, light, uplifting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, horse riding, freedom, horse race, wild horse, self discovery, escapades, friendship, teenage girl, hopes, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 25K
Little Giants (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Danny O'Shea's daughter is cut from the Peewee football team just for being a girl, he decides to form his own team, composed of other ragtag players who were also cut. Can his team really learn enough to beat the elite team, coached ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: football, underdog, family relations, sport team, sport, family, siblings relations, parents and children, introspection, hopes, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 1K
Soccer Mom (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A warm-hearted comedy about a compulsive soccer mom who masquerades as a famous Italian soccer star hired to coach her daughter's floundering soccer team, then struggles frantically to keep her wacky charade going long enough to see the girls ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: sport, rivalry, hidden identity, family life, contests and competitions, sport team, soccer, hopes, disorder, family relations, underdog, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Second Chance (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl and her coach overcome adversity to make their way into the National Australian Gymnastics Squad.
Style: realistic, feel good, inspirational, captivating, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: gymnastics, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry, athlete and trainer, hopes, athlete's life, one more chance, ambition, youth, rise to the top, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 528
Casey's Shadow (1978)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Casey's family raises and trains race horses, and their latest undersized foal named Casey's Shadow does not seem to have a lot going for it, but may turn out to be a champion.
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, sincere
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: against the odds, family relations, horse race, horse trainer, animal life, rehabilitation, rivalry, underdog, odd couple, buddies, follow your dream, hopes ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 5K
Brink! (1998)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Andy "Brink" Brinker and his in-line skating crew--Peter, Jordy, and Gabriella--who call themselves "Soul-Skaters" (which means they skate for the fun of it, and not for the money), clash with a group of sponsored skaters, Team ...
Style: feel good, captivating, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, friendship, sport, teenage life, underdog, rise to the top, rising to stardom, dishonesty, ambition, hopes, betrayal, moral dilemma ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
One Hit from Home (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Story: After suffering a career ending knee injury, pro-baseball superstar Jimmy Easton (Dave Stone) returns to a place he has not been in a very long time....home. Here, Jimmy confronts dark memories from a tragic past as he tries to make peace with a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, uplifting
Plot: rivalry, follow your dream, ambition, hopes, sport, contests and competitions, athlete's life, youth, haunted by the past, sport team, underdog, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 24K
Ice Princess (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the help of her coach, her parents, and the boy who drives the Zamboni machine, nothing can stop Casey from realizing her dream to be a champion figure skater.
Style: touching, sentimental, inspirational, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: figure skating, mother daughter relationship, rivalry, sport, high school, teenage life, happy ending, female protagonist, athlete's life, competition, teenager, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new england, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 213
Winter Stories (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An adult Martin Roy reminisces about his life in the 1966/67 school year. At fifteen years old and in his last year of junior high school, he breathed, ate and slept hockey. He collected hockey cards, played street hockey with his friends, tried ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, hockey, coming of age, small town life, friends, power relations, social relations, parents and children, small town, youth, sport, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Father and Scout (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A father gets a crash course in the outdoors in this made for television comedy for kids. Comedian Bob Saget stars as an urban living dad who decides to take his son Michael (Brian Bonsall) -- working his way to Eagle Scout -- on a camping trip. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, cult film
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: family life, fish out of water, self discovery, nothing goes right, sport, gender, misfit, family, partners, scout, family relations, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.7
 8K
Ed (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Cooper (Matt LeBlanc) could be a world-class baseball pitcher if he didn't keep buckling under the pressure. He tries to keep his spirits up after he's traded to a minor league team but loses all hope when he discovers that Ed, one of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, inspirational, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: baseball, chimpanzee, sport, against the odds, friendship, athlete's life, partners, hopes, lifestyle, kidnapping, rivalry, animal life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Going to the Mat (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jace Newfield has a problem. Besides being blind and being the new kid at school, his problem is that the kids at his new school thinks he's a jerk. Jace has to find a way to be accepted into his new school. Joining the wrestling team just ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, disability, wrestling, ambition, follow your dream, human spirit, friendship, teenage life, blindness, sport team, teenage love, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Air Up There (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jimmy Dolan is a college basketball coach who wants a big promotion. To get it, he needs to make a dramatic find. He ends up deep in Africa, hoping to recruit Saleh, a huge basketball prodigy Jimmy glimpsed in a home movie. But Saleh is the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, basketball movie ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: sport team, sport, family, adventure, culture clash, contests and competitions, fish out of water, athlete and trainer, disorder, power relations, scout, athlete's life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 3K
Overcomer (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After reluctantly agreeing to coach cross-country, high school basketball Coach John Harrison helps the least likely runner attempt the impossible in the biggest race of the year.
Style: motivational, disturbing, sincere, captivating, christian film
Plot: coach, running, christianity, student, cross country, mentor, sport, escapades, ambition, asthma, adaptation, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%