Movies like Xuxa Requebra

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Xuxa Requebra (1999)
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Xuxa Requebra (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Nena, a journalist and ex-student of a dance academy, tries to prevent her former school from being sold to a group of drug dealers. She trains a group to win a dance contest that would give them the necessary money to carry their plans.
Plot: drug dealer, journalist, extortion, rescue attempt, strong female character, gang, female director, dancing, ballet, mafia, motorcyclist, ballerina, theft, radio, marriage proposal, blindness, presumed dead, blind girl, tomboy, female antagonist, dance

Most similar movies to Xuxa Requebra

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and realistic films with plots about female director, dancing, family, friendship, family relations, youth and singing mostly in Family, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like Xuxa Requebra: Rock It! (2010), Dear Dumb Diary (2013), Bugsy Malone (1976), Polly: Comin' Home! (1990), King of the Camp (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Super Xuxa Contra o Baixo Astral (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Baixo Astral, an evil spirit who lives in the sewers, and whose mission is to bring unhappiness to this world, hears Xuxa on TV asking children to fight for a better world. Threatened by those words, he declares war on her and devises a plan to ...
Plot: lost dog, sword and sorcery, chase, dog, caterpillar, parrot, desert, painting, good versus evil, mirror, rainbow, camp ...
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95%
 4.6
 322
Rock It! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When being sent to a boarding school for classical music, teenager Julia discovers rock music - and rock musicians. Torn between these two musical worlds, she has to find her own way.
Plot: singing, friendship, dancing, boarding school, teen romance, overalls
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
In Search of the Wow Wow Wibble Woggle Wazzie Woodle Woo (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Little magic and plenty of imagination turns a young man's room into a hub where various adventures await him.
Plot: monster, radio, teenager, closet, hockey stick, imagination
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Clark Gesner, based on the characters created by cartoonist Charles M. Schulz in his comic strip Peanuts.
Plot: peanuts, singer, children, singing, dog, blanket, piano, pianist, dancer, song, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Dear Dumb Diary (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Based on the best selling series "Dear Dumb Diary" by Jim Benton. Follow Jamie Kelly as she navigates Mackeral Middle School with the help of her best friend Isabella, her nemesis Angeline and the boy of her dreams Hudson.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: middle school, family, youth, popular girl, diary, school, teenage life, love and romance, female director, female protagonist, close up of eye, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
 16K
Bugsy Malone (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pint-sized cast illuminates this musical that is unlike any other ever made. Set in 1929 New York City, Bugsy Malone captures a flashy world of would-be hoodlums, showgirls, and dreamers - all played by child actors! As Tallulah, the sassy ...
Style: humorous, stylized, melancholic, talky, exciting ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: gangsters, gang, parody, disorder, rivalry, criminal heroes, partners, ambition, crimes, crime, friends, car chase ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s, 70s ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Polly: Comin' Home! (1990)
Genre: Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Broadway style songs are used to tell this interesting story of an ingenious orphan who gets involved in matchmaking and striving for inter-racial understanding in 1956 Alabama.
Plot: female director, orphan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Peter Bell II: The Hunt for the Czar Crown (2003)
Genre: Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rascally Pietje and his Black Hand gang tangle with villain Stark as he and two cronies scheme to steal a priceless royal crown.
Plot: female director, children, medical examination, extortion, theft, bed, punishment, diving, swimwear, butt naked, nosebleed, cell ...
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50%
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King of the Camp (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In order to win the heart of counselor Cindy Keyes, kitchen boy Will Cross comes to realize that becoming King of the Camp takes much more than beating tough guy Chase Gunn in a wake boarding competition.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: ambition, teenage life, fall in love, family, love and romance, rivalry, youth, contests and competitions, summer, camp, rock, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 2K
Spectacular! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school choir is fading in popularity, as it continues to lose most of its' members one by one. A wannabe rock singer is convinced to join the choir, in hopes of winning the upcoming competition and cash prize.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, youth, music, music band, rock, ambition, performance, contest, choir, teenage life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Summer Magic (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Disney musical about Mother Carey, a Bostonian widow and her three children who move to Maine. Postmaster Osh Popham helps them move into a run-down old house and fixes it up for them. It's not entirely uninhabited, though; the owner, a Mr. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, widow, small town, family, young lovers, mysterious character, starting over, parents and children, family life, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: maine, usa, europe, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 54K
Cry-Baby (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A prim and proper schoolgirl goes against her mother's wishes when she dates a motorcycle-riding juvenile delinquent.
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, satirical, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: forbidden love, rock and roll, teenage love, gang, teenage life, rivalry, juvenile delinquent, love and romance, fall in love, juvenile delinquency, youth, parody ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954, 80s
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
With You The World Is Fun (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three middle-aged go for a vacation into the mountains with their children. How will they cope with their youngsters every-day needs without their wives?
Plot: female director, family relations, bathing, nude bathing, undressing, female nudity, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My Father, My Mother, My Brothers and My Sisters (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young single mother has two sons and a daughter by three different fathers who are completely unaware of having fathered them. Anne's mother conjures up a plot to make everyone involved to go on a beach holiday in Mexico at the same time so ...
Plot: female director, fatherhood, female nudity, beach, single mother, overalls, family secret
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Lotta Leaves Home (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A feisty five-year-old girl Lotta decides to move away from home. And no, she doesn't want to put on the stupid sweater.
Plot: children, female director, runaway
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Xuxa in Crystal Moon (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maria da Gra├ža is a country girl who is looking to make it in the big city. She leaves her town to live with some relatives at the capital, but it doesnt take her long to find out that aunt Zuleika is a real bad witch, as well as cousin Cidinha. ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: female director, drowning, moon, kiss, tomboy, shyness, beach, childhood trauma, magic, friendship, half sister, moonlight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Parent Trap III (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Jeff plans to marry again, his triplet daughters Megan, Lisa and Jessie try to bring him together with Susan.
Plot: twins, interior decorator, female director, canceled wedding, sister sister relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Iqbal Farooq and the Secret Recipe (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The 13-year-old Iqbal is a charming, imaginative and fun boy, which, according to his father, is not enough if one is to succeed in the world. But when Iqbal, his little brother Tariq (11 years) and their friend Sille, accidentally blow up their ...
Plot: swimming pool, kidnapping, chase, fire, friendship, police, brother brother relationship, flirting, elevator, tent, queen, lollipop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Six Kids and the Honeymooners (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Erik and Lisbeth are getting married and then honeymoon to Austria. When Mom and Dad need to have another baby, the four small decides to go on the honeymoon as well. They hide in the caravan and come unseen to Austria. Since they do not have ...
Plot: female director, hotel, sleeping pill, honeymoon, jail, dog, child smoking cigarette, caravan, children, wedding, telegram
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Pee-wee Herman and pals are celebrating Christmas in the Playhouse in their own creative ways: Pee-wee makes a list for Santa Claus 1 1/2 miles long, teaches Little Richard how to ice skate, goes for a sleigh ride with Magic Johnson, commands ...
Style: humorous, feel good, offbeat, not serious, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: generosity, friendship, christmas, young heroes, prank, mischievous children, buddies, misfit, heroes, nothing goes right, youth, goofy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Muppet Family Christmas (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: In this one-hour Christmas special, Fozzie Bear surprises his mother Emily on Christmas Eve by bringing the entire Muppet gang to her farm to celebrate the holidays. Doc and his dog Sprocket, who had planned a quiet Christmas, end up joining the ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, friends, parents and children, countryside, chaos and mayhem, reunion, family life, puppet, disorder, puppets, farm, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Grace Stirs Up Success (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Grace is excited for the summer so she can start a business with her friends, but things take an unexpected turn when her mom announces a trip to Paris. There, Grace must learn to get along with her French cousin, Sylvie, and she finds unexpected ...
Plot: female protagonist, father daughter relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, child protagonist, childbirth, latina, dead mother, pregnant woman, pregnancy, aunt niece relationship, interracial couple, interracial marriage ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Emperor's New Clothes (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Europe several several centuries ago, a group of prisoners about to be executed are freed as part of the celebration of the upcoming marriage of the emperor's daughter, Princess Gilda, to a very rich prince from another country. Sid Caesar ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family, escapades, dishonesty, state affairs, show tunes, wedding, palaces castles and temples, cons and scams, king, royal family, period piece, emperor ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Oh How It Hurts 66 (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fantasy story based on Kornei Chukovsky classics about a brave doctor Aybolit and his adventures on the land and on the sea.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, entertaining, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: doctor, veterinarian, bandit, surrealism, friendship, hopes, chase, dishonesty, adventure, parents and children
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.6
 88
Purlie (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Based on Davis' 1961 play Purlie Victorious (which was later translated into the 1963 film Gone Are the Days! and which included all of the original Broadway cast, including Ruby Dee, Alan Alda, Beah Richards, and Godfrey Cambridge), it is set ...
Plot: cotton, african american, preacher, black american, minister, american south
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Little Rascals Save the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Little Rascals are back in an all-new movie! Join the fun with Spanky, Alfalfa, Darla, Buckwheat, Petey the dog and the whole gang as they are up to their usual mischief! The Rascals try anything to raise the money needed to save their ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: children, friends, save the day, family relations, family, gang, goofy hero, taxi, disorder, youth, eccentric family, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Radio City Christmas Spectacular (2007)
Genre: Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Radio City Christmas Spectacular is an annual musical holiday stage show presented at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The show features over 140 performers, lavish sets and costumes and an original musical score. The 90 minute revue ...
Plot: song, ballerina, singing, stage, bear, angel, star, spotlight, flying, actor, deer, little boy ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Amazing Dobermans (1976)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An ex-con man and his five trained Dobermans help a Treasury Dept. agent stop a racketeer and his gang.
Plot: dog movie, government agent, horse, secret agent, animal, circus performer, tied to a chair, gang, horse riding, circus, doberman, agent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
It's All Judas' Fault (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A prison-set musical about a female theater director who sets up a reinterpretation of the Crucifixion.
Plot: singing, dancing, passion, religion, jail, prison, song, filmmaking, looking at the camera, shakespearean quotation, talking to the camera, biblical quote ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Seeta and Geeta (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: The story is about identical twins (played by Hema Malini) who are separated at birth and grow up with different temperaments. The twins then swap places.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Plot: twins, disorder, family relations, twin sister, comedy of errors, romance, dishonesty, fall in love, mistaken identity, strong female character, switching roles, revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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