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The Second Time Around (1961)
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The Second Time Around (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, prospector, politics, deception, bartender, sheriff, election, mexican, gambler, cigarette smoking ...
Time: 1910s
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 realistic, semi serious, humorous and feel good films with plots about family, friends, family relations, adventure, rivalry, heroes and escapades mostly in Family, Adventure and Romance genres. Some movies like The Second Time Around: The Wild Country (1970), Castle Rock (2000), Den Brother (2010), The Adventures of Ociee Nash (2003), Scandalous John (1971). 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: semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: farm, farming, tornado, adventure, siblings relations, family, heroes, rivalry, wilderness, friends, starting over, social misfits ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, philadelphia, pennsylvania
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95%
 5.6
 107
Castle Rock (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Left alone in the wilderness after her grandfather suffers a heart attack, a teenage girl is befriended by a mysterious drifter. Soon, she finds herself on the adventure of her life when her new acquaintance turns out to be a fugitive from justice ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: desert, wilderness, youth, danger, family life, teenage life, heroes, survival, family, escapades, friends, rebelliousness ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.6
 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: siblings relations, family, single parent, family relations, high school athlete, single father, big brother, brother sister relationship, high school, teaching the ways of the world, hockey, student athlete ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: farm, family, young heroes, friends, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, mischievous children, adventure, siblings relations, journalism ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mississippi, north carolina, usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship, ranch, rancher, forces of nature, crimes, escapades, immigrants, rivalry, battles, righting the wronged, misfit, society ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.9
 156
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: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: parents and children, friends, family, mischievous children, family relations, single parent, youth, family life, pets, disorder, laser, widower ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Arizona Bushwhackers (1968)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During the Civil War, a Confederate spy takes a job as marshal of a small western town as a cover for his espionage activities. However, he soon finds out that a local businessman is selling weapons to a band of rampaging Indians.
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, dishonesty, heroes, small town life, police corruption, love triangle, uninhibited rivalry, showbiz, starting over, society, anti war, moral dilemma ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Comancheros (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, renegade, gambler, texas ranger, chase, vengeance, murder, adventure, renegades, working undercover, cons and scams, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, mexico, latin america, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Love Comes Softly (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Marty is a 19 year old pioneer woman, recently married. She goes west with her husband Clem, hoping to start a new life. But Clem unexpectedly dies, and Marty finds herself alone, two months pregnant. Clark Davis, a widower, offers her a marriage of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farm, single parent, hopes, love and romance, romance, dealing with death, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, old west, pregnancy, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Lost Treasure of Sawtooth Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Danny Quinn (Seth Bernard) lives with one great dream... he wants to prove his late father was right about a pirate treasure in the depths of Lake Michigan.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, family relations, curses spells and rituals, adventure, young heroes, uncover truth, escapades, dealing with death, family life, friends, family, danger ...
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: old west, gold rush, mischievous children, adventurer, ship, orphan, treasure hunt, danger, on the road, false accusation, friends, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: boston, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
K-9 Adventures: Legend of the Lost Gold (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kassie and her friends stumble across an old, broken pocket watch they begin an unexpected journey to unlock the secret of the legendary Garrison Gold. They'll have to solve riddles and follow clues to find the lost treasure. With the help ...
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pets, friends, youth, treasure hunt, best friends, family, young heroes, parents and children, escapades, adventure, family relations, chases and races
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
All I Want for Christmas (2007)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tis the season for making dreams true. If everything goes according to plan for one young boy, he just may be sharing this Christmas with a new dad. Ever since her husband died, Sarah Armstrong has divided her time between working at a community ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Plot: single parent, single mother, christmas, couples, wish come true, contests and competitions, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, romance, hopes, holiday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, family, rivalry, good versus evil, island, woman in danger, escapades, adventure, partners, rescue, children, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Flicka: Country Pride (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flicka and Toby help out a struggling stable owner and her teenage daughter.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: jealousy, animal training, parents and children, contests and competitions, ambition, teenage life, animal life, farm, youth, family, friends, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Savage Guns (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This Western is set in the Mexican valley of Sonora not that far south of the state of Arizona. It's just after the American Civil War, and a former Confederate officer, Mike Summers (Don Taylor) has taken refuge in a small town in the valley. ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maverick, outlaw, mexican, small town life, heroes, criminal heroes, lone wolves, crimes, romance, rivalry, small town, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 7K
Iron Will (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Will Stoneman's father dies, he is left alone to take care of his mother and their land. Needing money to maintain it, he decides to join a cross country dogsled race. This race will require days of racing for long hours, through harsh ...
Style: feel good, touching, uplifting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: train, adventure, family, underdog, ambition, gambling, journalism, rivalry, friendship, friends, hopes, sport ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, canada, usa, alaska, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Across the Great Divide (1976)
Genre: Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two orphans set out to claim their inheritance - a 400 acre plot of land in Salem Oregon. To Do so they must cross the rugged snow covered Rocky Mountains in the year 1876.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wilderness, orphan, on the run, gambler, rocky mountains, mountain lion, on the road, friends, coming of age, danger, youth, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Are We There Yet? (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: children, road trip, on the road, family, mischievous children, nothing goes right, couple relations, parents and children, romance, love and romance, single parent, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Saige Paints the Sky (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Meet nine-year old Saige, a talented artist with a passion for horses, in this modern-day story about finding your voice! Saige is excited about the new school year, until she discovers that art-her favorite class-has been cut. On top of that, her ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: school, friendship, friends, youth, family, family relations, art, balloon, singing, female protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
One Little Indian (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Army deserter (James Garner) flees by camel across the desert with a white boy (Clay O'Brien) raised by Indians.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: native american, escapades, partners, opposites attract, old west, chase, soldier, countryside, americana, desert, on the run, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, semi serious, realistic, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, family, vigilantism, buddies, eccentric family, youth, danger, rivalry, daring rescue, heroic mission, save the day, master villain ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 2K
Hey Dude (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
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: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, native americans, farm, workplace, partners, americana, friends, boss and employee, workplace situations, family, rich girl ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Percy, Buffalo Bill and I (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Ulf think this is going to be an ordinary summer. Going to his grand parents and swim in the lake and tease his brother. But that's not the case, because this summer he will fall in love with Pia.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, swimming, family, family relations, romance, siblings relations, youth, fall in love, family life, best friends, love and romance, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An all-new Disney holiday classic is born - Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups. Starring a brand-new litter of the cutest talking pups ever - Hope, Jingle, Charity, and Noble - it's perfect for the whole family. When Mrs. Claus travels to Pineville, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: dog, christmas, animal life, pets, youth, stowaway, disorder, friends, adventure, family gatherings, family relations, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 3K
100 Rifles (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war against the Yaqui Indians. When Lyedecker attempts to intervene, he is ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: village, bank, fugitives, crimes, adventure, village life, chases and races, criminal heroes, lone wolves, heist, vigilantism, discrimination ...
Time: 60s, 1910s
Place: arizona, mexico, usa, latin america, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: orphan, family, redemption, family life, disorder, heroes, battles, rivalry, small town, misfit, twins, small town life ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 4K
Motocrossed (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Motocrossed! is a 2001 Disney Channel Original Movie (based on the Shakespeare play Twelfth Night), about a girl named Andrea Carson who loves motocross, despite the fact that her father finds her unsuited for the sport, being that she is "just ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: motorcycle race, gender bending, sport, twins, extreme sport, teenage life, rivalry, underdog, ambition, family, family life, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Monkey in the Middle (2014)
Genre: Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Chris has just moved to the East Coast, and already his workaholic father is encouraging him to make new friends. Luckily football (soccer) practice is starting up, and Chris meets a few kids on the team-including his cute neighbor Mara. When Mara ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friends, friendship, youth, single parent, mischievous children, family, family relations, coming of age, animal life, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Return to Mayberry (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After being away for awhile, Andy Taylor returns home to Mayberry to visit Opie, now an expectant father. While there he ends up helping Barney Fife mount a campaign for sheriff.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: small town, golden years, family relations, americana, small town life, homecoming, reunion, social relations, friends, election, wedding, clown ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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