Movies like The Second Time Around

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The Second Time Around (1961)
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The Second Time Around (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1911, a widow with two children leaves New York City for territorial Arizona and becomes a ranch hand and later gets herself elected sheriff. A gambler and a rancher become rivals for her affections.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: gambling, widow, crimes, family, friends, family relations, love triangle, love and romance, farm, starting over, vigilantism, society, single parent, criminal heroes, rivalry, americana, henchman, bandit, prospector, poker, politics, deception, bartender, sheriff, election ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era
Place: arizona, new york, usa

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Most similar movies to The Second Time Around

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and feel good films with plots about family, family relations, friends, disorder, youth, friendship and adventure mostly in Comedy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like The Second Time Around: The Wild Country (1970), I Heart Shakey (2012), Hey Dude (1989), Scandalous John (1971), The Million Dollar Kid (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Wild Country (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uprooted from their comfortable home in Pennsylvania, James and Kate Tanner, along with their sons, Virgil and Andy, journey to the wild country of 1890s Wyoming to become farmers. Soon, they come face-to-face with tornadoes, bears and wolves. But ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, farm, farming, tornado, post civil war, escapades, family, heroes, friends, starting over, siblings relations, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, philadelphia, pennsylvania, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.8
 162
I Heart Shakey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shakey is a family film about a 35-year-old widower named J.T. O'Neil, his precocious 10-year-old daughter and their devoted mutt Shakey. After moving from a small town to Chicago and missing the fine print in their rental contract, J.T. is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, family, pets, parents and children, friends, disorder, youth, mischievous children, dog, friendship, escapades, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Modern Twain Story: The Prince and the Pauper (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A modern day telling of the Mark Twain classic, The Prince and the Pauper.
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rich and poor, disorder, mistaken identity, youth, fish out of water, power relations, hidden identity, adventure, family, dishonesty, social differences, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 3K
Hey Dude (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hey Dude is an American Western comedy series that aired from 1989 to 1991. The show was broadcast on the Nickelodeon network, and aired reruns on Nickelodeon until early 1999, and now on TeenNick ever since late 2011. Hey Dude was ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, partners, adventure, workplace, family, americana, boss and employee, workplace situations, farm, friends, native americans, dating ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Scandalous John (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A crotchety old ranch owner fights to be able to live his life the way he wants to, and not the way other people--and the law--tell him he has to.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, immigrants, rancher, ranch, buddies, dishonesty, adventure, rivalry, hopes, friends, farm, righting the wronged ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Million Dollar Kid (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Hunter family has hit the jackpot--scoring a winning 50 million dollar lottery ticket! But when the ticket is lost on the way to cashing it in, the Hunters face overwhelming obstacles in chasing down the ticket before it is stolen by some ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, lottery ticket, adventure, nothing goes right, disorder, mischievous children, race against time, family, lottery, dog, family life, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Snowball Express (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When John Baxter inherits a ski resort in the Rocky Mountains, he quits his job in New York and moves the family west to run it. Only to find that the place is a wreck. But together they decide to try to fix it up and run it. But Martin Ridgeway, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: hotel, skiing, family relations, loan, disorder, mountain, farce, family, family life, resort, starting over, against the odds ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Kids Who Saved Summer (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A group of youngsters trying to save their playground from an unscrupulous developer who wants to build a factory there.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, family relations, disorder, friends, family life, youth, family, mischievous children, factory, friendship, deception, park ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Christmas Caper (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Grinch-like thief retreats to her hometown in Connecticut after a con goes bad and gets stuck baby-sitting her niece and nephew until their parents can make it home for Christmas. She spends most of her time devising ways to even the score with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: disorder, homecoming, family life, love and romance, crime gone awry, dishonesty, family relations, christmas, youth, family, small town life, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Boston proper meets the Wild West as Roddy McDowall, Suzanne Pleshette, and Karl Malden star in a fish-out-of-water comedy for everyone! To restore his family's lost wealth, a young Boston lad stows away on a ship bound for the California Gold ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: old west, gold rush, family, orphan, escapades, false accusation, ship, on the road, friendship, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: boston, california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Author! Author! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which belong to her.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: playwright, single parent, love and romance, parents and children, children, starting over, family relations, large family, actress, crumbling marriage, love affair, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
How to Eat Fried Worms (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the first day of his new school year, a fifth grade boy squares off against a bully and winds up accepting a dare that could change the balance of power within the class.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: bully, parents and children, friendship, contests and competitions, family, friends, couples, family relations, love and romance, youth, rivalry, underdog ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
 122
Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, romance, looking for love, city life, buddies, lifestyle, society, rivalry, couple relations, urban, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Divorce Invitation (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 'Divorce Invitation' centers on Mike Christian, a happily married man who runs into his high school sweetheart Alex, and after all these years, sparks still fly. When Mike is determined Alex is his true soul mate, he realizes he has a huge ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, lovers reunited, couple relations, friends, family relations, couples, divorce, love triangle, rivalry, family problems, love and romance, story continued during end credits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hot Lead and Cold Feet (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twin brothers -- one rough and tough, the other a city-bred milquetoast -- compete for their father's fortune.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: twins, family, siblings relations, contests and competitions, rivalry, friends, small town, family life, small town life, orphan, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Happiest Millionaire (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: family relations, family, romance, power relations, estate, show tunes, eccentric family, unlikely couple, follow your dream, pets, immigrants, society ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1916, year 1917, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa, london, ireland, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.2
 297
Golden Winter (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A runaway boy befriends a pack of homeless puppies. Together, they stop a bank robbery and find a family to adopt them all.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: heist, golden retriever, friendship, family, youth, crimes, disorder, christmas, dog, friends, family relations, talking dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Widow's Might (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: From the creators of Bubble Trouble and Heartstrings comes an all new feature-length comedy adventure! John Moore and Cameron Cavillo are buddies; aspiring filmmakers with the dream of winning the prestigious American Viewfinder film festival. When ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: filmmaking, desire for fame, buddies, small town, disorder, family, ambition, friendship, family relations, faith, widow, filmmaker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Adventures of Ociee Nash (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Skyler Day stars as Ociee Nash, a spirited nine-year-old from rural Mississippi. Ociee's idyllic life is thrown into a tailspin when she's sent to live with her Aunt Mamie to become a "young lady". Ociee's true bravery, ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: farm, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, starting over, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, family life, adoption, single parent, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mississippi, north carolina, usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 2K
Den Brother (2010)
Genre: Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex Pearson has a lot to learn about teamwork. As the star of the Lemon Oaks hockey team, Alex almost always has his way on and off the ice. That ism until he pulls a stunt so outrageous not even his own coach can give him a pass. His punishment? ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: siblings relations, single parent, family relations, family, big brother, brother sister relationship, single father, high school athlete, high school, teaching the ways of the world, hockey, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 798
Puppy Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When single mom Megan Nolan moves to a new town, she feels guilty for uprooting her ten-year-old daughter Caitlin. Seeing that the little girl's only friend is a neighbor's dog, Megan decides to adopt a shelter pet for Caitlin. She ...
Style: feel good, touching, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: parents and children, romance, family, fall in love, family relations, dog, pets, hopes, single parent, couples, friendship, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 6K
Cow Belles (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to learn how to be responsible, two wealthy teen sisters are forced to work in the family business by their exasperated father. When company funds goes missing, it's up to the girls to save the day.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: fish out of water, love and romance, workplace, family business, friendship, partners, save the day, unlikely couple, opposites attract, nothing goes right, farm, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.9
 1K
Just 4 Kicks (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Best known as the production designer on most of the Farrelly Brothers films, Sidney J. Bartholomew Jr. makes his directorial debut with this family-friendly soccer comedy. Real-life twin brothers Dylan and Cole Sprouse play a pair of soccer-playing ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family life, family relations, rivalry, ambition, adventure, twins, underdog, sport, friends, family, hopes, soccer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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All I Want for Christmas (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two New York City children who launch a hilarious scheme to get what they most want this holiday season.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family relations, dysfunctional family, reunion, santa claus, young heroes, eccentric family, couples, parents and children, family life, siblings relations, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Castaway Cowboy (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wayward Texas cowboy (James Garner) washes up on the beaches of Hawaii and is taken home by an fatherless boy. He saves the family's business while romancing the single mom (Vera Miles).
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: cowboy, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, rescue, island, woman in danger, partners, family, friends, rivalry, children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The film that started the classic TV series. Although he's only seven, Eddie's got it all figured out. He wants his father, a widower, to get remarried - to the girl next door. Unfortunately, she's not one of the women that his ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, uplifting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: single father, single parent, widower, wooing, family relations, romance, looking for love, starting over, love and romance, parents and children, love affair, parenthood ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Alice Upside Down (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Still mourning the death of her mother a few years back, ALICE McKINLEY finds her life seriously disrupted when her father BEN buys a store and moves her and her older brother LESTER to a new town. In the painful throes of adolescence, Alice has a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: school, adventure, teenage life, family life, family relations, disorder, coming of age, family, starting over, teachers and students, hopes, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 561
Bon Voyage! (1962)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The Willards from Terre Haute, Indiana travels abroad for the once-in-a-lifetime vacation in Paris, France. Harry Willard believes that the greatest problem will be avoiding tap water, but bringing his three children will prove to be more troublesome
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, vacation, youth, adventure, mischievous children, family, nothing goes right, romance, love and romance, when the parents are away, family life, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, indiana, france, europe, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young boys, Rocky, Colt and Tum Tum together with their neighbor girl, computer whiz Amanda are visiting Mega Mountain amusement park when it is invaded by an army of ninjas led by evil Medusa, who wants to take over the park and hold the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, hostage, family, eccentric family, vigilantism, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, rivalry, buddies, save the day, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Babysitters Beware (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Danny Parker is a good kid who loves his parents. But they have to go out on business dinners all the time, leaving him stuck with a sitter. It's not so bad when it's his favorite babysitter, Janelle but he also gets stuck ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: nanny, family relations, when the parents are away, mischievous children, parents and children, disorder, little boy, save the day, friendship, rivalry, friends, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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