Movies like Angel in Training

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Angel in Training (1999)
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Angel in Training (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Desi has two big problems: her cartoonist father is being duped by a sexy, money-hungry agent, and she needs to find a date for a friend's birthday party. An apprentice angel is sent to Earth to help Desi deal with the situation.
Plot: tomboy, angel, family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, death of mother

Most similar movies to Angel in Training

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and touching films with plots about family relations, family, disorder, youth, parents and children, father daughter relationship and family life mostly in Family, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Angel in Training: Day-O (1992), The Skateboard Kid (1993), The Skateboard Kid 2 (1994), Christmas Spirit (2011), The Kid with the Broken Halo (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 197
Day-O (1992)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A five-year-old named Grace creates an imaginary friend, because her parents only pay attention to the new baby, Tony. Now at 35, his sole friend reappears to help her.
Plot: family relations, imaginary friend, friendship, self esteem, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Skateboard Kid (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No one could be more bored than Zack, the new kid in town with no friends in sight. When a gang of hip, skateboarding thrashers start cruising his neighborhood, Zack hopes his luck will change. But they want nothing to do with him. Then Zack makes ...
Plot: skateboarding, skateboard, family relations, magical object
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Skateboard Kid 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Take a roller coaster ride full of high octane adventure as 12 year old Sammy takes to the skies. With the help of a magical flying skateboard, Sammy ends up the hottest skateboarder in town. But a group of local thrashers don't like the extra ...
Plot: skateboarding, family relations, skateboard, magical object
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Christmas Spirit (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cynical youth whose mother is about to lose her job right before the holidays is visited by a magical Christmas spirit.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family life, youth, family relations, unemployment, parents and children, supernatural, friendship, miraculous event, teenage life, family, house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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The Kid with the Broken Halo (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Andy LeBeau is a fallen angel of sorts. He keeps messing up and causing trouble in angel training. The archangel, Michael, decides to give him one more shot. His mission: Help out the problems of three cases. First, the Desautel family, who are on ...
Plot: mentor, guardian angel, redemption, afterlife, family relations, reconciliation, football, heaven, child's point of view, african american, dysfunctional family, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Charley and the Angel (1973)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charley is a workaholic family man that finds out from an angel that his "number's up" and he will be dying soon so he tries to change his ways and be a better husband and father with the time he has left.
Style: humorous, feel good, offbeat, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, family relations, love and romance, supernatural, unfulfillment, miraculous event, afterlife, gangsters, family, going straight, hopes, generosity ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
One Magic Christmas (1985)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ginny Grainger, a young mother, rediscovers the joy and beauty of Christmas, thanks to the unshakable faith of her six-year-old daughter Abbie and Gideon, Ginny's very own guardian angel.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: christmas, family relations, small town, family, holiday, redemption, bittersweet, dysfunctional family, fish out of water, miraculous event, innocence lost, americana ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Dear Mr. Cash (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dear Mr. Cash is a story of ten-year-old Heicke, whose obsession with the music of Johnny Cash, leads her to appoint herself as President of his local fan club.
Plot: alcohol abuse, countryside, family relations, dysfunctional family, depression, alcoholic, mermaid
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Three Days (2001)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ten years ago, Andrew married his childhood sweetheart, Beth. Now Andrew's a high-powered literary agent, but his relationship with his wife has not fared as well. When Beth is tragically killed just days before Christmas, an angel gives Andrew ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, captivating
Plot: angel, christmas, second chance, marriage, love and romance, death of wife, husband wife relationship, death, holiday, yoga
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Littlest Angel (1969)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from the book by Charles Tazewell. Michael, a shepherd boy living in Biblical times, finds himself transported to Heaven on his eighth birthday. Michael doesn't fully understand where he is, or why he's there. A guardian angel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: death in the family, custody, miraculous event, supernatural romance, afterlife, destiny, wish come true, show tunes, young heroes, orphan, adventure, family ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 2K
Trading Mom (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The Martin kids learn of a magic spell that will take them to the 'mommy market' so they can get a more user friendly model. After giving a few other moms a try, they want their own back. But that is not so easy.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, single parent, magic, teenage girl, child as adult, siblings relations, family life, youth, nothing goes right, coming of age, mischievous children, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Fairy King of Ar (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Kyle (Jameson Baltes) and Evie (Brittney Bowman) Preston start exploring the grounds of their late grandmother's house they discover an old, abandoned mine shaft and soon find that the old lady's stories about fairies trapped ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, terminal illness, american abroad, fairy, inheritance, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, family relations, cure, cancer ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: feel good, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, mischievous children, youth, pirate, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, imaginary, adventurer, family, hopes, danger ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 2K
What If... (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago, Ben Walker made a decision to leave his college sweetheart and ultimately his faith, in order to pursue a lucrative business opportunity. Now with a high-paying career and a trophy fiancé, he is visited by an angel, who gives him ...
Style: touching, sentimental, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: fish out of water, angel, family relations, family, spirituality, family life, disorder, lifestyle, miraculous event, introspection, misfit, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Dennis the Menace Christmas (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Dennis The Menace version of A Christmas Carol where Mr. Wilson plays his own version of Scrooge. While Dennis has problems of his own with the neighborhood bully, he does his best to try and give Mr. Wilson the Christmas Spirit. Dennis causes his ...
Style: feel good, light, sincere, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: holiday, friends, family, mischievous children, family relations, miraculous event, precocious child, christmas movie, angel, neighbor, teaching the ways of the world, adventure ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 222
Mel (1998)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, the legend of Swanson Lake is kept by one man, Bill (Ernest Borgnine). And he's not about to surrender it! When Bill's grandsons come for a summer visit, they stumble into a big-time adventure ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: children, turtle, flying, parents and children, friends, family relations, family, danger, heroes, young heroes, rescue, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 249
Monster Makers (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monster Makers is based on Tim Stoker's experience as a Monster movie geek. The monsters in an old non released movie come out of the movie and Tim and his friends in the real world must find a way to stop the monsters.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, supernatural, save the day, youth, family, danger, escapades, supernatural ability, family relations, disorder, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
My Brother the Pig (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you act like an animal, you just may become one!
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, nanny, youth, mischievous children, prank, danger, family, family life, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, animal life, disorder ...
Place: mexico, latin america, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 2K
Little Ghost (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on location in a spooky Italian villa with his Hollywood big-shot mom and her dorky boyfriend, twelve-year-old Kevin befriends a Renaissance-era girl ghost who helps him cause unrest on the set.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: ghost, friendship, young heroes, family, misfit, hopes, mischievous children, youth, supernatural, shallowness, family relations, disorder ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Gritta von Rattenzuhausbeiuns (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: East Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The tale of young Gritta who lives with her father, an unsuccessful inventor. When her new stepmother tries to put her away in a convent she discovers some dark secrets there.
Style: fairy tale, modern fairy tale
Plot: first love, puberty, intrigue, monarchy, king, strong female lead, tough girl, coming of age, rat, female nudity, runaway child, escape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Hugga Bunch (1985)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A puppet film about a young girl on a quest to save her grandmother from being put in a home. She gets visited by Huggins from Huggaland. She travels through the mirror and visits the bookworm. The bookworm tells of a tree the produced Young Berries ...
Plot: drawbridge, leader, book, stuffed animal, windmill, strawberry, humming, banana, brunette, aunt, hugging, queen ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.0
 227
My Ghost Dog (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dog's ghost returns to help boy win a custody battle, fight bullies and find his loving but shy step-dad a nice girlfriend.
Style: exciting, touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family relations, heroes, blind ambition, ghost, rescue, supernatural ability, family life, adventure, family, danger, wizards and magicians, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 11K
Freaky Friday (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: School girl Annabel is hassled by her mother, and Mrs. Andrews is annoyed with her daughter, Annabel. They both think that the other has an easy life. On a normal Friday morning, both complain about each other and wish they could have the easy life ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, surprise ending, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: body swapping, child as adult, self discovery, switching roles, family relations, hockey, disney, family, coming of age, hopes, mischievous children, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, turkey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny (1972)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Poor Santa Claus. This live-action feature finds his sleigh stuck in the sand on a Florida beach only days before Christmas Eve.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing
Plot: santa claus, pirate, heroes, rescue, family, danger, young heroes, ghost, parents and children, friendship, imaginary kingdom, fall in love ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Halloween Puppy (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A boy accidentally turns his mom's boyfriend into a dog.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: halloween, human becoming an animal, human becomes animal, family, curses spells and rituals, youth, best friends, magic, dog, family relations, friendship, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Someone Like Hodder (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Hodder is nine years old. He lives on his own with his father, who works nights as a bill poster. One night a fairy appears to Hodder and asks him to save the world.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: friendship, children, family relations, widower, father son relationship, single father, bully, teacher, school, grave, boxing, motorcycle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Jack and the Beanstalk (1970)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Retelling of the classic fairy tale, but from a decidedly 1960s point of view, complete with "groovy" dialogue.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: family relations, marriage, surrealism, harp, giant, cow, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Mom for Christmas (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story revolves around 11-year-old Jessica (Juliet Sorcey), whose mother died when she was three years old. Her father Jim (Doug Sheehan) is a workaholic with little time for his daughter. Just before the Christmas holiday season, Jessica wins a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family, imaginary, single parent, miraculous event, parents and children, family relations, holiday, beauty, mannequin, soup, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A little girl discovers dreams can come true if you really believe. Six-year-old Susan Walker has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle - Santa Claus. Her mother told her the 'secret' about Santa a long time ago. But after ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, miraculous event, santa claus, holiday, friendship, hopes, department store, family, fairy, family relations, youth, single parent ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Usual Children (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The night before Christmas, dad has to stop his two excited children from fighting. But Scoop hates his sister Hela and wishes her dead. Everything they say and do comes true in an unreal parallel world. Hela decides to become a Ghost and haunt ...
Style: serious, humorous, touching, offbeat, feel good
Plot: family relations, ghost, soldier, adventure, scoop, parents and children, siblings relations, teaching the ways of the world, christmas eve, father daughter relationship, christmas, pursuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%