Movies like Scout's Honor

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Scout's Honor (1980)
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Scout's Honor (1980)
Genre: Drama, Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: TV movie directed by Henry Levin.
Plot: loneliness, friendship, children, orphan, boy, boy scout

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, humorous, feel good and realistic films with plots about friendship, family relations, children, boy, youth, family and girl mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Scout's Honor: Rubber Tarzan (1981), Wallah Be (2002), At eye level (2016), Two and a Half Heroes (2011), Hugo and Josephine (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rubber Tarzan (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ivan is a very lonely 8 year boy who is bullied almost every day in school. Even his father taunts him because Ivan litteraly is a weakling (That should explain the title Rubber Tarzan). As a result of this Ivan spends a lot of his time on ...
Plot: children, bully, loneliness, school, father son relationship, boy, family relations, mother son relationship
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Wallah Be (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Life is not easy when you are a Danish kid called Aksel who loves meatballs. Especially when you would much rather want to be one of the cool Muslim boys who wear those golden necklaces and say cool stuff in Arabic. To worsen things, during the ...
Plot: children, boy, islam, female director, bathing
Place: denmark
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93%
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At eye level (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 11-year-old Michi lives in a children's home, every day fighting to win the respect of the other kids, till the day he finds his real dad, Tom - who happens to be a dwarf, even shorter than Michi is, the opposite of his idea of manliness and ...
Plot: bullying, strong female character, friendship, orphan, personal growth, resilience, children's home
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91%
Two and a Half Heroes (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 52 min.
Story: It is the story of the unusual friendship that develops between Luka and Umut, two very different boys who meet by chance on the streets of Stuttgart. While Luka, the mute, communicates only through a bizarre hand puppet, the talkative Umut barely ...
Plot: friendship, friend, boy, youth, bully, teenager, teenage boy
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Hugo and Josephine (1967)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Josefin is a six year old girl who lives isolated in the countryside, where her father is a priest. She has no friends until she meets Hugo. He is a carefree boy who rather walk in the forest than goes to school. Together with the gardener they make ...
Plot: gardener, countryside, children, best friend, young girl, summertime, boy girl relationship, egg, barefoot, bulldozer, harmonica, stream ...
Place: eastern europe
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Digger (1993)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy is sent to live with relatives when his parents break up. He befriends a dying boy who has an eerie connection with nature.
Plot: dog, psychic, heart disease, family relations, father son relationship, friendship, boy, mother son relationship
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Emil and the Detectives (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When Emil travels by bus to Berlin to visit his grandmother and his cousin, his money is stolen by a crook who specializes in digging tunnels. Emil must get the money back as it is for his grandmother. While following the thief, Emil runs into ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, children, thief, partners against crime, track down, adventure, crimes, mystery, young heroes, criminal heroes, danger, youth ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, berlin germany
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Martian Child (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A recently-widowed, science fiction writer considers whether to adopt a hyper-imaginative 6-year-old abandoned and socially-rejected boy who says he's really from Mars.
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Rent-a-Kid (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Harry Habert, owner of a rent office has an original idea: To rent babies from a nearby orphanage to the local families. He rents the Ward brothers to his first customers...
Style: humorous, light, funny, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: adoption, orphan, mischievous children, siblings relations, nothing goes right, disorder, children, family, family relations, dog, farce, youth ...
Time: 90s
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Bach and Broccoli (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl is orphaned when her nurturing grandmother enters a nursing. She is sent to live with her Bach-obsessed uncle, an organist preparing for an important recital.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family relations, uncle niece relationship, organist, car accident, estrangement, family, young heroes, nursing, pets, self discovery, youth ...
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Pete's Dragon (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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Duration: 102 min.
Story: For years, old wood carver Mr. Meacham has delighted local children with his tales of the fierce dragon that resides deep in the woods of the Pacific Northwest. To his daughter, Grace, who works as a forest ranger, these stories are little more than ...
Style: emotional, compassionate, touching, sweet, sentimental ...
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The ButterCream Gang (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Unlike most gangs, the ButterCream gang does good deeds. Their leader, Pete, has to go live with his aunt in Chicago. But things don't go well in Chicago and Pete is changed when he returns. Soon Pete is hanging around with the wrong crowd. But ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, gang, adventure, youth, reunion, small town life, buddies, small town, teenage life, family, family relations, friends ...
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A Dog of Flanders (1999)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Poor but happy, young Nello and his grandfather live alone, delivering milk as a livelihood, in the outskirts of Antwerp, a city in Flanders (the Flemish or Dutch-speaking part of modern-day Belgium). They discover a beaten dog (a Bouvier, a large ...
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Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1930s, 70s
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Finding Mother (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Kyrgyzstan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A precocious orphan from Central Asia comes to America to find his long lost mother. Along the way he befriends a down on his luck small time hustler, and together they set in motion a daring scheme to solve all their problems. However, things ...
Plot: orphan, orphanage, boy genius, immigrants, card playing, gambling, mother, epilepsy
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Because of Winn-Dixie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
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Story: A girl, abandoned by her mother when she was three, moves to a small town in Florida with her father. There, she adopts an orphaned dog she names Winn-Dixie. The bond between the girl and her special companion brings together the people in a small ...
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Place: florida, usa, southern usa
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Genre: Family, Comedy
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Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
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Duration: 92 min.
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The Baby-Sitters Club (1995)
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The Way Way Back (2013)
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Curly Sue (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bill Dancer and his young companion Curly Sue are the classic homeless folks with hearts of gold. Their scams are aimed not at turning a profit, but at getting enough to eat. When they scam the rich and beautiful Grey Ellison into believing she ...
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Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 80s
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41%
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My Bodyguard (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zachary Beaver, a sideshow attraction also known as the world's fattest boy, arrives in the sleepy town of Granger, Texas.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
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Frenemies (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What happens when three sets of BFF's become enemies?
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, anthology
Audience: kids, teen comedy, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, best friends, high school, friendship, friends, rivalry, overnight success, youth, ambition, boy dog relationship, teenage girl, friendship between girls ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Secluded, Near Woods (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Lavicka's, a Czech family from the city, rents a house in the country with the option to buy. However, old Mr Komarek seems reluctant to sell the house as they agreed.
Plot: children, friendship, wheelchair, beer, drink, drinking, father son relationship, friend, hospital, old man, architect, countryside ...
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The Sunshine Boys (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two aging comedians who acrimoniously dissolved their act eight years earlier must overcome their differences when they have the chance for a lucrative movie comeback.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
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Time: 90s
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37%
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Chasing Ghosts (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lucas Simons has become obsessed with death following the loss of his older brother. A shy child, Lucas spends most of his free time filming funerals in an attempt to understand what happens when we die. When Lucas accidentally captures a mysterious ...
Style: uplifting, entertaining, exciting, humorous, captivating ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Family, Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Precocious Claudia and her brother run away from home and hide in the Metropolitan Museum in New York.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%