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Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story (2001)
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Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
Story: As America struggled through the Great Depression in the 1930s, a little girl with big dimples and indescribable charm danced her way into the hearts of moviegoers around the world.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, actor's life, desire for fame, family, youth, family relations, teenage life, custody, single parent, rising to stardom, filmmaking, celebrity, tap dance, child star, friends, misfit, artists and showbiz, performer's life, contract, teenage girl, little girl ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 40s
Place: usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films and TV series with plots about family, youth, family relations, teenage life, lifestyle, friends and family life mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story: Model Behavior (2000), The Naked Brothers Band (2007), Just Jordan (2007), Sonny with a Chance (2009), Gigantic (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Model Behavior (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: This is a Disney Channel movie about two teenage girls, one an ordinary high school girl and the other a top teen model, who meet and switch places.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, lifestyle, teenage life, fish out of water, coming of age, youth, misfit, switching roles, disorder, wish come true, eccentric family, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Naked Brothers Band (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Naked Brothers Band is an American musical comedy series created by Polly Draper. The show depicts the daily lives of Draper's sons, who lead a fictional world-renowned rock band from New York City. As a mockumentary, the storyline is a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, tense, captivating
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: brother brother relationship, ambition, music band, siblings relations, musician's life, youth, artists and showbiz, showbiz, family relations, teenage life, rising to stardom, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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84%
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Just Jordan (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Just Jordan is an American television sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon as a part of the network's TEENick lineup. The series debuted on January 7, 2007 and was cancelled on April 5, 2008 with 29 episodes produced.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sitcom, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, black boy, teenage life, rise to the top, against the odds, best friends, youth, family, love and romance, interracial friendship, diner, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, arkansas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Sonny with a Chance (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Sonny with a Chance is an American children's sitcom which aired on Disney Channel, created by Steve Marmel, that follows the experiences of teenager Sonny Munroe, portrayed by Demi Lovato, who becomes the newest accepted cast member of her ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: teenage life, teenager, youth, aspiring actor, friendship, artists and showbiz, friends, showbiz, tv show, family, new life, rivals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Gigantic (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A half-hour dramedy that takes a fictional look at the glitzy, chaotic and often hilarious life of being a Hollywood "it" kid. Set in the world of the Hollywood elite packed with A-list parties and privilege, it tells a coming-of-age story ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, hollywood, coming of age, starlet, teenage life, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, parents and children, family, lifestyle, youth, celebrity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Mortified (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mortified was an Australian children's television series, co-produced by the Australian Children's Television Foundation and Enjoy Entertainment for the Nine Network Australia, Disney Australia and the BBC. The series premiered on 30 June ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, friendship, teenage life, eccentric family, obsession, lifestyle, parents and children, family life, youth, popularity, family, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
True Jackson, VP (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: True Jackson, VP is an American television sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon from November 8, 2008 to August 20, 2011. The series starred Keke Palmer, Ashley Argota, Matt Shively, Danielle Bisutti, Greg Proops, Robbie Amell and Ron Butler. The theme ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom
Audience: family outing
Plot: fashion, friendship, disorder, lifestyle, power relations, overnight success, rise to the top, workplace, best friends, boss and employee, workplace situations, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Annie (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Eleven-year-old Annie has been living in an orphanage her whole life run by cruel Miss Hannigan. After unsuccessful escape attempts, Grace Farrell comes to take the child home to live two weeks with billionaire Oliver Warbucks during Christmas.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adoption, orphan, friendship, cons and scams, hopes, dishonesty, family, young heroes, ambition, youth, life is a bitch, follow your dream ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, punjab
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Switching Goals (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: Twin sisters Emma and Sam come up with a scheme to switch places so each can play in the soccer team they prefer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: twins, hidden identity, mischievous children, switching roles, ambition, disorder, secret identity, lifestyle, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Eloise at Christmastime (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: Eloise insists on helping with yuletide nuptials.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: hotel, mischievous children, opposites attract, love and romance, young heroes, friends, love triangle, fall in love, family life, wedding, family, youth ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Unfabulous (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Unfabulous is an American children's television series that aired on Nickelodeon. The series is about an "unfabulous" 7th Grade middle school student named Addie Singer, played by Emma Roberts. The show, which debuted in late summer ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sitcom
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teenager, friendship, lifestyle, youth, teenage love, middle school, family, best friends, teen angst, popular girl, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Angels in the Endzone (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: The football team jesse is on is terrible, after the death of his father Jesse quits the team. Then angels come to help the team get better and nobody can see them but Jesse's little brother.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, sport team, athlete and trainer, high school, teenage love, high school life, parents and children, family life, siblings relations, power relations, friends, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Dog with a Blog (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Avery Jennings and Tyler James are step-siblings who are complete opposites. The family faces an even bigger adjustment when their new dog, Stan, can talk and also has a blog, unbeknownst to the family. Stan uses his blog to discuss the happenings ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sitcom, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: talking dog, teenage life, dog, talking animals, family relations, teenager, parents and children, family life, youth, family, step siblings, pets ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Sister, Sister (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sister, Sister is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia Mowry and Tamera Mowry. The premise of the show was that the girls were separated and adopted at birth, one to a single mother, one to a single father, and have met again ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, family relations, parents and children, high school life, sister sister relationship, friendship, twin sister, lifestyle, youth, eccentric family, verbal byplay, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Blossom (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Blossom is an American sitcom broadcast on NBC from January 3, 1991, to May 22, 1995. The series was created by Don Reo, and starred Mayim Bialik as Blossom Russo, a teenager living with her father and two brothers. It was produced by Reo's ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family relations, single parent, single father, eccentric family, youth, teenage life, family, father daughter relationship, friendship between girls, brother sister relationship, female protagonist, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Garbage Picking Field Goal Kicking Philadelphia Phenomenon (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
TV show
Story: A Philadelphia garbageman is discovered by the Philadelphia Eagles and signed by them to become a kicker.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, sport team, family relations, power relations, rivalry, ambition, sport, underdog, contests and competitions, lifestyle, family, athlete's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Rags to Riches (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Rags to Riches is an American musical comedy drama series that was broadcast on NBC for two seasons from 1987 to 1988. Set in the 1960s, the series tells the story of Nick Foley, a self-made millionaire who adopts five orphan girls. Each episode ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, uplifting, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: single parent, family relations, orphan, youth, coming of age, rise to the top, family, lifestyle, step siblings, estate, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, beverly hills, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The story of David Hobbs, who has spent the last decade playing the perfect father on one of TV’s biggest sitcoms. But when the series ends and his wife resumes her own television career, he finds himself cast in his most challenging role to date: ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: couples, family life, couple relations, parents and children, actor's life, family relations, family, parenthood, fatherhood, father son relationship, lifestyle, humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Victorious (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Victorious is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider that originally aired on Nickelodeon from March 27, 2010 until February 2, 2013. The series revolves around aspiring singer Tori Vega, a teenager who attends a performing arts high school ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenage girl, family, teachers and students, high school life, hollywood, teenage life, singer, music, love and romance, lifestyle, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Moesha (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Moesha was an American sitcom series that aired on the UPN network from January 23, 1996 to May 14, 2001. The series stars R&B singer Brandy Norwood as Moesha Mitchell, a high school student living with her family in the Leimert Park ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, friends, best friends, lifestyle, family, youth, parents and children, verbal byplay, family life, eccentric family, teenage life, blended family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Geppetto (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: When a man wishes for a son, he learns what it means to be a father.
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, family relations, mischievous children, young heroes, parents and children, friendship, child in peril, escapades, family, youth, miraculous event, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Wendell and Vinnie (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Vinnie Bassett, proprietor of a pop culture memorabilia store who only takes breaks to read comic books and play video games. His bachelor life comes to a halt when he assumes guardianship of his incredibly intelligent and mature ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: custody, uncle nephew relationship, family life, family, family relations, youth, family values, siblings relations, silly humor, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Eight Is Enough (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Eight Is Enough is an American television comedy-drama series that ran on ABC from March 15, 1977, until August 29, 1981. The show was modeled after syndicated newspaper columnist Thomas Braden, a real-life parent with eight children, who wrote a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, couples, remarry, teenage life, couple relations, parents and children, looking for love, siblings relations, family life, family, single parent, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Unscripted (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Unscripted is the on going tales of three out of work actors navigating the rough terrain of Los Angeles. In a land where the universal word for actors is "No", Unscripted takes a look at these three kind souls just trying to survive. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, showbiz, media, lifestyle, aspiring actor, casting, audition, hollywood, satire, media satire, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
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Toothless (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
Story: A female dentist is cast into limbo after her death in an accident and is given the assignment to act as the Tooth Fairy as her action to be admitted into heaven.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: afterlife, dentist, hopes, supernatural, young heroes, youth, heroes, romance, family, family life, friendship, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Eloise at the Plaza (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: This is a comedy about a six-year-old girl who lives at a 5 star plaza and causes havoc.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: little girl, nanny, mischievous children, tutor, precocious child, hotel, adventure, family, family life, family relations, opposites attract, young heroes ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Lizzie McGuire (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lizzie McGuire is an American live-action teen sitcom, which features an animated version of the title character performing soliloquy. The animated sequences were interspersed with the show's live-action sequences. It premiered on the Disney ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage life, family, youth, siblings relations, school, female protagonist, popular girl, grownups, friends, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Darcy's Wild Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Darcy's Wild Life is an American-Canadian television series, filmed during 2004-2006, and broadcast on Discovery Kids and the Family Channel. The show revolves around Darcy Fields, the daughter of an eccentric actress who decides to move away ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fish out of water, teenage life, youth, family relations, family, small town life, animal life, village life, small town, farm, veterinarian, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Brothers Garcia (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Brothers García is an American sitcom that premiered in 2000 on Nickelodeon and ended in 2004. It was among the first projects of Sí TV, an effort to produce programming featuring Latino characters, however being aimed at a diverse audience. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, teenage life, family life, youth, social relations, siblings relations, immigrants, dark secret, cultural difference, humour, kids and family ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Zeke and Luther (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Zeke and Luther is an American Disney XD animated sitcom about two best friends setting their sights on becoming the world's greatest skateboarders. The show stars Hutch Dano, Adam Hicks, Daniel Curtis Lee and Ryan Newman. Zeke and Luther is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: kids
Plot: youth, follow your dream, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, teenage life, desire for fame, rivalry, mischievous children, family, family relations, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%