Movies like The Sandlot 2

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The Sandlot 2 (2005)
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The Sandlot 2 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A decade has passed in the small town where the original Sandlot gang banded together during the summer of ’62 to play baseball and battle the Beast. Now comes the sequel, a campy romp back to the dugout where nine new kids descend on the diamond only to discover that a descendant of the Beast lives in Mr. Mertle’s backyard--a monster of mythical proportions known as "The Great Fear."
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, saga
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: sport team, youth, friendship, vengeance, sport, friends, athlete and trainer, teenage life, rivalry, ambition, mischievous children, contests and competitions, partners, underdog, buddies, adventure, young heroes, baseball, coming of age, deaf, childhood, family, family relations, parents and children, mute or deaf ...
Time: contemporary, year 1972

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Most similar movies to The Sandlot 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and realistic films with plots about ambition, family, sport, contests and competitions, underdog, youth and rivalry mostly in Family, Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like The Sandlot 2: The Bad News Bears (1976), The Air Up There (1994), The Minis (2007), The Big Green (1995), Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Sandlot (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Scotty Smalls moves to a new neighborhood with his mom and stepdad, and wants to learn to play baseball. The neighborhood baseball guru Rodriquez takes Smalls under his wing. They fall into adventures involving baseball, treehouse sleep-ins, the ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: baseball, coming of age, friendship, sport, dog, childhood, adventure, unlikely friendships, small town, team, family, kids and family ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 80s, 20th century, 50s
Place: utah, california, usa
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100%
The Bad News Bears (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An aging, down-on-his-luck ex-minor leaguer coaches a team of misfits in an ultra-competitive California little league.
Style: humorous, feel good, intense, inspirational, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: baseball, underdog, sport, baseball coach, youth, family, competition, unlikely friendships, coach, sport team, childhood, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 80s, year 1976
Place: california, new jersey, san francisco, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sentimental sequel film finds the Bears, somehow, the little league champions of California. As a result, the team is invited to play a between-games exhibition at the Houston Astrodome with the local champs, the Toros. Kelly Leak, the Bears' ...
Style: humorous, suspense, sweet, twists and turns, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: baseball, childhood, high school, redemption, sport, family, underdog, youth, disaster, life philosophy, kids and family, stereotypes ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, austin texas, california, tokyo, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Air Up There (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jimmy Dolan is a college basketball coach who wants a big promotion. To get it, he needs to make a dramatic find. He ends up deep in Africa, hoping to recruit Saleh, a huge basketball prodigy Jimmy glimpsed in a home movie. But Saleh is the ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: basketball, sport, adventure, family, culture clash, football, mad scientist, competition, video game, college, childhood, golf ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.8
 8K
The Minis (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Dwarfs playing basketball... with Dennis Rodman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: friends, sport team, ambition, sport, athlete's life, rivalry, hotshot hero, lifestyle, hopes, contests and competitions, follow your dream, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 10K
The Big Green (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a depressed Texas town, British foreign exchange teacher Anna attempts to inject some life into her hopeless kids by introducing them to soccer. They're terrible at first, but Anna and her football-hero assistant whip them into shape. As ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, inspirational, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: soccer, sport, school, disney, underdog, family, youth, athlete and trainer, small town life, against the odds, teachers and students, high school life ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Josh is off to his first year of college and buddy has stayed behind with joshs little sister andrea and the rest of the family. Adrea attempting to fit in with her jr. High classmates decides to join the baseball team and along the way discovers ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: golden retriever, dog, baseball, sport team, youth, underdog, contests and competitions, disorder, family relations, sport, family, hopes ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Ducks are offered scholarships at Eden Hall Academy but struggle with their new coach's methods and come under pressure from the board to retain their scholarships before their big game against the Varsity team.
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ice hockey, disney, sport, childhood, teenager, cheerleading, college, coming of age, family, underdog, school, happy ending ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Never Too Young to Dream (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of kids have a dream: to play a football championship and to win. Their dream is going to be fulfilled by Don Pepe, an old guy with lots of expectations for his kids.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: football, school, sport team, ambition, rivalry, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, sport, small town, coach, old man, janitor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, san francisco, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 3K
Air Bud 3 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this second heartwarming and hilarious sequel to the popular favorite, Air Bud masters two new starring roles: soccer (real football) player and fatherhood. Loaded with laughs and cool soccer action, Buddy teams up alongside U.S. women's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: dog, golden retriever, sport team, ambition, friendship, rivalry, family relations, best friends, contests and competitions, pets, sport, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sandlot: Heading Home (2007)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A successful professional baseball player gets his ego in check via an unreality check when he travels back in time to his boyhood sandlot ball-playing days.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, saga
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: baseball, youth, friendship, sport team, sport, friends, major league, buddies, contests and competitions, athlete's life, rivalry, ambition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Air Bud: Spikes Back (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In Disney's fifth installment to the franchise, Air Bud finds that he has the uncanny ability to play volleyball.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, golden retriever, volleyball, youth, family, contests and competitions, friends, beach, friendship, disney, beach volleyball, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Wild Soccer Bunch 4 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Germany, Bahamas
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After his victory over the team "The horrific Beasts," "The Beast Football Club" are in top form and mature in every game. But they need one more win to get the "Pott", the highest award of football freestyle. And to do ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids
Plot: sport team, soccer, underdog, ambition, escape, survival, unemployment, prison, friends, contests and competitions, prison life, victory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Safe at Home! (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A Florida boy (Bryan Russell) tells his Little League buddies that his father knows two New York Yankees (Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris).
Style: realistic, semi serious, uplifting, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: baseball, youth, sport team, family, rising to stardom, athlete's life, underdog, partners, buddies, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york yankees, new york, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 653
Down and Derby (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A local Pinewood Derby competition transforms an average group of dads into overzealous rivals desperate to build the winning car. As egos swell, the kids are lucky if they get to pick the paint color. While the dads are busy with outlandish ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ambition, rivalry, disorder, family, athlete's life, contests and competitions, optimism, parents and children, child as adult, family life, underdog, sport team ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.3
 8K
Jump In! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Story revolves around a young boxer, Izzy Daniels, who trains to follow in his father's footsteps by winning the Golden Glove. When his friend, Mary, however, asks him to substitute for a team member in a Double Dutch tournament, the young man ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: human spirit, friendship, athlete's life, follow your dream, against the odds, disney, ambition, lifestyle, teenage life, youth, contests and competitions, sport ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Zeke and Luther (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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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, family relations, desire for fame, rivalry, mischievous children, family, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Air Bud: Golden Receiver (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Josh and Buddy move from basketball to American football in this first of several sequels to the original Air Bud.
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens ...
Plot: dog, golden retriever, american football, football, school, family, sport, disney, kidnapping, coach, family relations, sport team ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.0
 1K
Soccer Mom (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A warm-hearted comedy about a compulsive soccer mom who masquerades as a famous Italian soccer star hired to coach her daughter's floundering soccer team, then struggles frantically to keep her wacky charade going long enough to see the girls ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: soccer, sport, soccer coach, family life, rivalry, contests and competitions, sport team, hidden identity, hopes, disorder, parents and children, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.1
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Grand Champion (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 'Grand Champion' weaves the tale of a spunky young boy named Buddy and his prize-winning calf, Hokey, as they climb from the underdog position and up through the ranks of several Texas stock shows to ultimately win the coveted title of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ambition, rise to the top, rivalry, human spirit, underdog, buddies, hopes, friendship, family life, redemption, small town, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Bad News Bears Go to Japan (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this third film version of the Bad News Bears series, Tony Curtis plays a small time promotor/hustler who takes the pint-sized baseball team to Japan for a match against the country's best little league baseball team which sparks off a ...
Style: sexy, feel good, humorous, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: baseball, childhood, sport, youth, culture clash, chase, catastrophe, camp, happy ending, life & death, brutality, love story ...
Time: future, 20th century, 70s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.7
 9K
Ed (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Cooper (Matt LeBlanc) could be a world-class baseball pitcher if he didn't keep buckling under the pressure. He tries to keep his spirits up after he's traded to a minor league team but loses all hope when he discovers that Ed, one of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, inspirational, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: baseball, sport, monkey, chimpanzee, athlete's life, partners, friendship, against the odds, lifestyle, hopes, kidnapping, animal life ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Eddie's Million Dollar Cook Off (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eddie Ogden is his pa's pride and joy as well as the Groundhogs team's only asset as baseball talent. Then Eddie discovers a taste and talent for cuisine. Although his brothers Andy and Alex, and Pa as well as classmates enjoy his dishes, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, scenic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: cooking, youth, baseball, disney, ambition, family relations, buddies, contests and competitions, rivalry, family, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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MVP: Most Valuable Primate (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jack is a three-year-old chimpanzee who has been the subject of a long-term experiment by Dr. Kendall, a researcher who been teaching Jack to communicate through sign language. ack scrambles onto the ice in the midst of practice for Steven's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ice hockey, youth, chimpanzee, athlete's life, friendship, against the odds, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, underdog, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Little Big League (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the owner of the Minnesota Twins passes away, he bequeaths the team to his preteen grandson. The newly minted head honcho quickly appoints himself manager, causing unrest in an organisation that struggles to take orders from a 12-year-old.
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, sweet, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, family outing
Plot: baseball, sport, coming of age, childhood, children, family, youth, teenager, boy, obsession, basketball, justice ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, boston, new york, minneapolis minnesota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.0
 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: realistic, captivating, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: twins, family relations, rivalry, adventure, ambition, family life, underdog, sport, family, friends, soccer, football ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 13K
Rebound (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An acclaimed college hoops coach is demoted to a junior varsity team after a public meltdown.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, touching, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: basketball, sport, college, youth, follow your dream, family, redemption, underdog, sport team, human spirit, against the odds, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After Gordon Bombay's hockey comeback is cut short he is named coach of Team USA Hockey for the Junior Goodwill Games. Bombay reunites the Mighty Ducks and introduces a few new players, however, he finds himself distracted by his newfound fame ...
Style: feel good, humorous, unusual plot structure, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: ice hockey, disney, sport, childhood, competition, youth, family, underdog, friendship, athlete and trainer, teenager, olympics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, canada, texas, new jersey, iceland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Disney's Air Bud (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young boy and a talented stray dog with an amazing basketball playing ability become instant friends. Rebounding from his father's accidental death, 12-year-old Josh Framm moves with his family to the small town of Fernfield, Washington. The ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, light, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, golden retriever, basketball, animals, kids and family, friendship, disney, pets, happy ending, sport, family, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington state, new jersey, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Rookie of the Year (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 12-year-old Henry Rowengartner, whose late father was a minor league baseball player, grew up dreaming of playing baseball, despite his physical shortcomings. After Henry's arm is broken while trying to catch a baseball at school, the tendon in ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, humorous, exciting, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: baseball, sport, underdog, children, sport team, family, childhood, contests and competitions, mentor, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%