Movies like Almost Angels

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Almost Angels (1962)
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Almost Angels (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Supported avidly by his mother and more reluctantly at first by his father, a working-class Austrian boy joins the Vienna Choirboys, where he proves to be unusually talented. The standard initiation ordeals which new boys must endure at the hands of their seniors are intensified in his case because he has aroused the jealousy of Peter, the head chorister, by singing a solo which Peter had long sung himself. The fact is that Peter's voice is breaking, and with a broken voice often comes a broken heart. But, encouraged by the director and all the boys, Peter begins to develop in a new role as composer and conductor.
Plot: singing, family relations, boy, father son relationship, boarding school, opera, train conductor, australian, puberty, boys' choir, pillow fight, austrian, mother son relationship
Place: vienna

Most similar movies to Almost Angels

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films with plots about family relations, father son relationship, family, boy, friendship, singing and youth mostly in Comedy, Family and Music genres. Some movies like Almost Angels: Christmas In Palm Springs (2014), I Didn't Do It! (1999), Bratz (2007), Richie Rich: A Christmas Story (1998), I'm Still Here... Damn It! (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together (1979)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: In this beloved holiday classic, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and all the Muppets join the singer for a heart-warming Christmas celebration, with traditional carols as well as lesser-known holiday songs.
Style: christmas special
Plot: christmas, holiday, muppets, puppetry, holiday season, singing, singer
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Young Children's Concert with Raffi (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After a million sales of his best-selling records, this internationally acclaimed children's entertainer is all yours in concert with an irresistible program -- songs for singing, clapping, and moving -- featuring Raffi's inviting voice, ...
Plot: children, little girl, song, stage, little boy, singing, singer, concert, guitar, auditorium
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Christmas In Palm Springs (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jessica has a big presentation in Palm Springs. There are a couple of problems though: her two kids who will do anything to get mom and dad back together again - even if they have to hack mom's phone or pose as a secretary to make sure ...
Plot: christmas, sabotage, competition, embarrassment, separation, boy, dinner, gift, loyalty, divorce, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
I Didn't Do It! (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Martin is a basically good boy. Unfortunately each time he decides to give a hand things end in disaster. This summer, he has been invited to spend a vacation at the Hotel Nautilus by his friend Vincent's parents. This is a ...
Plot: hotel, summer vacation, paint, father son relationship, summer, children, tree, boy, lake, summer camp, fictional war, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Deloris Van Cartier is again asked to don the nun's habit to help a run-down Catholic school, presided over by Mother Superior. And if trying to reach out to a class full of uninterested students wasn't bad enough, the sisters discover ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: hip hop, misfit, underdog, ambition, convent, singing, catholic school, mother superior, nun, high school life, music, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.1
 18K
Bratz (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The popular Bratz dolls come to life in their first live-action feature film. Finding themselves being pulled further and further apart, the fashionable four band together to fight peer pressure, learn what it means to stand up for your friends, be ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, satirical, ridiculous ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick
Plot: teenage girl, fashion, high school, teenager, friendship, female friendship, rich kid, lifestyle, talent show, love, female bonding, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Richie Rich: A Christmas Story (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After getting blamed for spoiling Christmas, the richest kid in the world wishes he'd never been born. Unfortunately, a wishing machine, invented by professor Keenbean, picked up the wish and made it come true. Now Richie finds himself in a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, imaginary, mischievous children, family, misfit, parallel world, family life, disorder, youth, children, orphan, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I'm Still Here... Damn It! (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1999 standup special.
Plot: homosexual, female musician, live audience, stand up, monologue, heroine, storytelling, hymn, singing, lesbian, pregnant, stage performance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a famous band called the Silver Boulders break up, Nat and Alex Wolff go into depression.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: artists and showbiz, youth, music band, musician's life, family relations, family life, buddies, music, desire for fame, lifestyle, ambition, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Babysitters Beware (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Danny Parker is a good kid who loves his parents. But they have to go out on business dinners all the time, leaving him stuck with a sitter. It's not so bad when it's his favorite babysitter, Janelle but he also gets stuck ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, nanny, when the parents are away, mischievous children, parents and children, disorder, little boy, save the day, friendship, rivalry, youth, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Kids Incorporated (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kids Incorporated, also known as Kids Inc., was an American children's television program. It was largely a youth-oriented program with musical performances as an integral part of each and every storyline. The pilot episode was shot in ...
Plot: dancing, singing, morality, pop music
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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 ⇓
51%
Little Secrets (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Emily Lindstrom, 14, is an aspiring concert violinist; she's spending the summer practicing for a big audition while her girlfriends are at camp. She's also got a thriving neighborhood business: for 50 cents, she'll keep your secret. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: introspection, teenage love, lifestyle, family life, youth, family problems, teenage life, parents and children, friendship, secret, love triangle, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
It Runs in the Family (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is now summer in the Parker family; and the usual amount of numerous events are happening in their separate lives. Ralphie is searching for the perfect top to use to beat the school bully with, the Old Man is in battle with their hillbilly ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, contests and competitions, family, disorder, parents and children, family relations, eccentric family, love and romance, nothing goes right, youth, father son relationship, feud ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Brother Has a Cute Brother (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Honza Pavelka (Jan Hrusínský) wins the junior motorbike speed races. His thirteen-year-old brother Martin (Roman Cada), his assistant and biggest fan, answers the questions of his schoolfriend Pavlína in a superior tone. Student Zuzana (Libuse ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, father son relationship, dancing, pregnant teenager, boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, train, marriage, brother brother relationship, mother daughter relationship, love, kiss ...
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg's newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention.
Style: funny, humorous, light, road movie, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: road trip, trip, family, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family life, boy, diary, singing in a car, journey, mother son relationship, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.3
 49
Summerdog (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this heart-tugging kids movie, a vacationing family finds an abandoned mutt and kindly decide to name him Hobo and take him to their home in the big city. When their wicked landlord finds out about the pooch, he threatens to boot them out. ...
Plot: vacation, dog, landlord, family relations, pets
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.1
 806
Opposite Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The world goes backwards on Opposite Day. The kids become adults, and the adults become kids.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, child as adult, parents and children, disorder, fish out of water, switching roles, hopes, misfit, wish come true, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Grand-Daddy Day Care (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has to figure out a way to make extra money when his father-in-law moves in.
Style: feel good, sincere, entertaining, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: father son relationship, father daughter relationship, grandfather grandson relationship, father in law son in law relationship, friendship, family, family relations, adventure, escapades, age difference, love, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 207
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, boy, friendship, father son relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Follow That Bird (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, social worker, friendship, family relations, road trip, on the road, restaurant, muppets, children, runaway, getting home, male protagonist ...
Place: illinois, usa, sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dear Brigitte (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Professor Leaf, an absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences, is forced to face the fact that his son is a math prodigy with little artistic talent of his own.
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mathematics, family relations, professor, farce, parents and children, family life, impossible love, eccentric family, family, prodigy, misfit, obsessive quest ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dennis the Menace (1987)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: This movie puts Henk Ketcham's comic figure 'Dennis' into real life: While digging in his front garden, Dennis finds a big bone. To prove it's from a dinosaur, he persuades his father to invite an old buddy of him, Bowen Skyler ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, family relations, small town, disorder, friends, suburbs, family, youth, young heroes, washing machine, garden, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My X-Girlfriend's Wedding Reception (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This brutally honest comedy depicts the Jewish-Italian wedding reception of Lisa Weinstein (Deborah Gibson), as guests can't help but notice the romantic sparks among Lisa, the groom (Joey Scherr), the maid of honor (Mo Gaffney) and the ...
Style: witty, clever, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, wedding, family relations, best friends, music band, love and romance, friends, couples, family gatherings, love triangle, romance, bachelor party ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 678
Guy (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gauthier, a young journalist, learns from his mother that he is the illegitimate son of Guy Jamet, a popular French singer whose heyday stretched unevenly from the 1960’s to the nineties. Guy is currently promoting a new album of old material and ...
Style: humorous, light, sincere, touching, captivating
Plot: music, father son relationship, singer, family secret, journalist, secret, old man, singing, family relations, friendship, archive footage, homeless man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Far til fire's vilde ferie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Story: A wild holiday of the father of four and his family.
Plot: boy, girl, children, child, family relations, burglary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Even Stevens Movie (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Stevens think that they've won an all-expenses-paid trip to an island that's halfway around the world. When their house is destroyed, their food stolen, and their bacon eaten, the Stevens family breaks apart in front of all their ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, family, family life, teenage life, parents and children, siblings relations, island, disorder, youth, mischievous children, nothing goes right, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 358
The Retrievers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the Lowry Family moves from New York to Placerville in California, a golden retriever comes to their house. The family starts to take care of her and the retriever, now named Pilot, has puppies. They give all of the puppies away, but later ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, golden retriever, pets, animal life, family life, dog, countryside, family, friends, pet dog, overalls, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 235
Here We Are! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The night club "the River" situated in the small Greek city Livadeia is looking for a music group to perform there for a few nights. Many different musicians come from all over Greece and many funny incidents take place among them.
Plot: dining hall, singing, songwriter, band, musician, folk music, dance, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two small-town aspiring musicians chase their pop star dreams at a global music competition, where high stakes, scheming rivals and onstage mishaps test their bond.
Style: inspirational, feel good, touching, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, singer, musician, dream, singing, artistic, performer's life, show tunes, musician's life, hopes, artists and showbiz, artist ...
Time: 2020s
Place: edinburgh scotland, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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