Movies and TV shows like Make It or Break It

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Make It or Break It (2009)
 7.6
 9K
Make It or Break It (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in the world of competitive gymnastics, the series follows a group of teen Olympic hopefuls as they train for their day in the spotlight.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good, captivating
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: sport, athlete's life, gymnastics, youth, friends, follow your dream, rivalry, social relations, teenage life, ambition, family relations, hopes, newcomer, training, female protagonist, underdog, gym, sweat, family, step parent, teenager, female athlete, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, competition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado

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Most similar movies to Make It or Break It

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and feel good films and TV series with plots about ambition, sport, rivalry, youth, athlete's life, teenage life and friends mostly in Drama, Sport and Family genres. Some movies like Make It or Break It: One Tree Hill (2003), Fast Girls (2012), Stick It (2006), Go Figure (2005), Hellcats (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 66K
One Tree Hill (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the fictional small town of Tree Hill, North Carolina, this teen-driven drama tells the story of two half brothers, who share a last name and nothing else. Brooding, blue-collar Lucas is a talented street-side basketball player, but his ...
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, couple relations, high school, friendship, high school life, rivalry, teenage love, basketball, athlete's life, team, ambitious, rivals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
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75%
 6.3
 3K
Fast Girls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A street smart runner develops an intense rivalry with an equally ambitious wealthy young athlete.
Style: uplifting, exciting, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Plot: sport, society, athlete's life, contests and competitions, ambition, ego clash, social differences, lifestyle, follow your dream, hopes, foe turned friend, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 25K
Stick It (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Haley is a naturally gifted athlete but, with her social behavior, the teen seems intent on squandering her abilities. After a final brush with the law, a judge sentences her to an elite gymnastics academy run by a legendary, hard-nosed coach. Once ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, inspirational, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: athlete and trainer, sport, gymnastics, rebelliousness, athlete's life, teenager, rivalry, individualism, fighting the system, youth, friends, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 3K
Go Figure (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Katelin Kingsford, an Olympic hopeful figure skater wants to train with a Russian figure skating coach. In order to go to go to the school that Natasha is at, Katelin gets a scholarship playing on the girls hockey team.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ice hockey, rivalry, sport, boarding school, skating, hockey, teenage life, school, power relations, friends, family relations, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.8
 10K
Hellcats (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pre-law student Marti Perkins' world is flipped upside down when she loses her scholarship, and realizes the only way she can stay in school is by reigniting her dormant teen gymnastic skills to win a place on Lancer University's legendary ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cheerleading, college, teenage life, friends, student life, ex couple relations, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, social relations, team, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: campus, usa, memphis, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 23K
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: chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: figure skating, sport, rivalry, teenage life, high school, athlete's life, competition, contests and competitions, family, school, love, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bring It On: In It to Win It (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fourth 'Bring It On' movie is set at a cheerleader camp in Florida with a 'West Side Story' musical feel has the female captain of the West Side Sharks meeting and romancing a male member of the East Coast Jets amid their ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cheerleader, cheerleading, sport, rivalry, competition, hip hop, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, foe turned friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 878
Underdogs (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in rural Ohio, the birthplace of football, UNDERDOGS is the story of a small-town high school football team destined to play their cross-town rival, a perennial powerhouse, while standing up for an entire community.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, underdog, high school, high school life, against the odds, family, one last chance, follow your dream, athlete's life, parents and children, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.3
 883
Switch (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mikkel (17) lives a good life in Oslo were he has heaps of friends. When his mother gets a new job, Mikkel has to move to a small town and start all over. Here, snowboard is the big thing and to be accepted by the new kids, Mikkel has to go into ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, village, teenage love, sport, love and romance, fall in love, village life, contests and competitions, teenage life, rivalry, social relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Crooked Arrows (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A native-American lacrosse team makes its way through a prep school league tournament.
Style: uplifting, exciting, feel good, sincere, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, high school, rivalry, underdog, athlete and trainer, family, contests and competitions, hopes, human spirit, teenage life, youth, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: massachusetts, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Friday Night Lights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Friday Night Lights is an American drama television series based around a high school football team situated in Texas. The series takes place in the fictional town of Dillon: a small, close-knit community in rural Texas. Particular focus is given to ...
Style: realistic, sincere, suspenseful, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, sport, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, friendship, sport team, coach, football, teenage life, ambitious, human spirit, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 32K
McFarland, USA (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A track coach in a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders.
Style: touching, exciting, uplifting, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: human spirit, small town, athlete and trainer, underdog, coach, contests and competitions, track and field, high school, social differences, teenage life, ambition, athlete's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 285
Hockey Night (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a young girl wants to join her high school's hockey team as goalie, she meets with resistence, but also gets support, especially from the star forward of the team.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: sport, hockey, small town life, gender bending, small town, ambition, youth, lifestyle, gender, rivalry, underdog, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, touching, serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: gymnastics, family, ambition, rivalry, underdog, lifestyle, youth, one more chance, athlete's life, hopes, teenage life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dance Academy (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 24 min.
Story: At Sydney's National Dance Academy, a few talented youngsters are recruited for the excruciatingly tough course. It follows Tara Webster, a sheepfarmgirl who's ambition is to be the next best ballerina. Jewish long line of doctors' ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: dance school, friendship, ballerina, teacher, ambition, dance, teenage life, dancer's life, ballet, youth, jewish, dancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.5
 1K
Madison (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1971, air-conditioner repairman and boat enthusiast Jim McCormick entertains his desire to 'go down' as a legend in the record books when the Gold Cup hydroplane boat race improbably comes to his small town of Madison, Indiana. ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic
Plot: sport, athlete's life, urban ghetto life, athlete and trainer, underdog, friendship, rivalry, unemployment, human spirit, contests and competitions, hopes, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Blue Mountain State (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three incoming freshmen attending Midwestern college football powerhouse Blue Mountain State must quickly adapt to college life and juggle football, girls, classes and nonstop hazing.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, youth, sport, friends, strong sexual content, looking for sex, sexual activity, sport team, american football, college life, ambition, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
All You've Got (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two Southern California volleyball teams determined to prove their superiority on the court find out that they're not as different as they previously thought after tragedy strikes close to home in director Neema Barnette's affectionate ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, volleyball, sport, buddies, youth, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, teenage life, high school life, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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When the Game Stands Tall (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young coach turns a losing high school football program around to go undefeated for 12 consecutive seasons.
Style: uplifting, captivating, exciting, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, american football, athlete and trainer, sport team, ambition, rise to the top, small town, contests and competitions, rivalry, social relations, youth, coach ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
McKenna Shoots for the Stars (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young girl (Jade Pettyjohn) struggles to maintain her school grades while competing as a gymnast.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: hopes, blind ambition, best friends, youth, school, friends, teachers and students, athlete's life, ambition, teenage life, sport, gymnastics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.4
 9K
Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A raw family drama set against the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Venice, California. Alvey Kulina owns Navy St. MMA with the help of his girlfriend Lisa Prince. He is willing to go through extraordinary means to make sure his fighters are ...
Style: rough, serious, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete's life, mixed martial arts, family problems, gym, sibling relationship, competition, contests and competitions, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, ambition, rivalry, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 280
A Fine Step (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Fine Step is an uplifting family drama centering on Cal Masterson (Luke Perry, Beverly Hills 90210) an award winning horseman whose relationship with his beloved horse Fandango allows him to achieve multiple championship wins. However tragedy ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: animal life, teenage life, rivalry, friendship, youth, farm, family relations, friends, starting over, ambition, athlete and trainer, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.6
 33K
Ballers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Looking at the lives of former and current football players, the show follows former superstar Spencer Strasmore as he gets his life on track in retirement while mentoring other current and former players through the daily grind of the business of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, athlete's life, american football, ambition, nfl, athlete, american football player, party, family relations, friendship, betrayal, business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Junction Boys (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Berenger leads an outstanding cast in this bone-crunching dramatization of legendary college football coach Paul "Bear" Bryant's debut at Texas A&M in the summer of 1954. The often unnerving story finds Bryant ducking the ...
Style: sincere, serious, tense, captivating, realistic
Plot: sport, hardcase students, university, underdog, college, rivalry, out of the way, athlete's life, teachers and students, hopes, village life, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 540
Clubhouse (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: For the first time, Pete Young takes a risk - perhaps the only risk of his young life - when he applies for and lands his dream job as a batboy for the New York Empires. The problem is that his single mother, Lynne has no idea what he's up to. ...
Style: realistic, serious, feel good
Audience: teen drama
Plot: baseball, sport, family relations, sport team, ambition, athlete's life, parents and children, wish come true, young heroes, youth, major league, rebelliousness ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Slaughter Rule (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young man finds solace with a young woman, his mother, and a high-school football coach who recruits him to quarterback a six-man team.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: small town, coming of age, small town life, human nature, innocence lost, high school life, youth, athlete's life, love and romance, siblings relations, teenage life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 9K
Girlfight (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Diana Guzman begins to train as a boxer and achieves impressive success, blazing new trails for female boxers, all while keeping it a secret from her father.
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: boxing, sport, female boxer, sexism, self fulfillment, contests and competitions, athlete's life, follow your dream, athlete and trainer, ambition, rivalry, underdog ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Beyond the Break (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Beyond the Break is an American drama series set in Hawaii, that debuted on The N in June 2006.
Style: touching, sexy, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, sport, newcomer, instructor, teenage life, overcoming, getting along, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, rise to the top, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 42K
Gridiron Gang (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Teenagers at a juvenile detention center, under the leadership of their counselor, gain self-esteem by playing football together.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: juvenile delinquency, underdog, athlete's life, redemption, athlete and trainer, teenage life, human spirit, youth, sport, football, violence, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dans les cordes (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, female boxer, youth, best friends, lifestyle, blind ambition, contests and competitions, family in crisis, sport, teenage life, family life, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%