Movies like The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes

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The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes (1999)
 3.3
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The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Andy and his friends take a pair of x-ray goggles from a secret lab by mistake.
Plot: teenager, spy, high school, stepfather, adopted son, research facility, espionage, military, family relations, love triangle, children, conspiracy, villain, outcast, laboratory, bully, sarcasm, voyeur, teenage boy, kennedy assassination, moral dilemma, eye, group of friends, respect, james bond spoof ...

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Most similar movies to The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and light films with plots about teenager, family relations, youth, family, high school, teenage life and disorder mostly in Comedy, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes: Zapped (2014), Invisible Sister (2015), Spy Kids (2001), Sky High (2005), Not Quite Human (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Zip & Zap and the Captain's Island (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Naughty brothers Zip and Zap finds themselves in a home for lost children that might just be haunted. Will they ever escape?
Style: whimsical, entertaining, fairy tale, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: child in peril, brother brother relationship, family relations, adventure, parents and children, good versus evil, children, transformation, destiny, monster, escapades, riddles and clues ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 4K
Zapped (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zoey is a talented dancer whose organized life is rudely disrupted when she moves in with her new step-dad and three step-brothers, until she discovers a dog-training app that can get boys to obey her every command. But she soon learns that it ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, family outing
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, youth, wish come true, social relations, imaginary, teenager, family, teen romance, step siblings, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Invisible Sister (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Teenager Cleo's school science project goes quite awry, causing her popular older sister Molly to go invisible.
Style: light, entertaining, feel good, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: popular girl, two sisters, sisters, high school, sister sister relationship, invisible, halloween, invisibility, experiment gone awry, teamwork, invisible man, problem solving ...
Place: louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.5
 111K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, colourful, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, secret agents, spy, child spy, spies, heroic mission, good versus evil, children, rescue, kidnapping, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 6.2
 81K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, young heroes, friendship, superhero, supernatural ability, good versus evil, heroes, superhuman powers, coming of age, teenage life, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
And You Thought Your Parents Were Weird (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two boys follow in their late fathers foot steps by inventing weird and wonderful gadgets. Trouble lies ahead when after a halloween party the spirit of their father ends up in the latest invention, a robot.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, family relations, seance, ghost, teenager, robot, teenage life, androids and robots, imaginary, youth, journalism, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Not Quite Human (1987)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dr. Jonas Carson, a scientist, invents Chip, an android teenager. Dr. Carson sends Chip to school with his daughter Becky to see whether an android could interact with others. But his former employer decides to try and make a profit by stealing the ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: high school, family relations, androids, a.i., imaginary, coming of age, androids and robots, youth, dishonesty, high school life, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: child spy, adventure, island, rivalry, mad scientist, spy, heroes, secret agents, villain, genetic engineering, good versus evil, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eight years after the third film, the OSS has become the world's top spy agency, while the Spy Kids department has since become defunct. A retired spy Marissa (Jessica Alba) is thrown back into the action along with her stepchildren when a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: child spy, secret agents, spy, espionage, family, adventure, heroes, save the world, hidden identity, young heroes, heroic mission, child hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.0
 390
Blurt! (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When nice-guy Jeremy Martin puts on mysterious virtual reality glasses at the mall, he suddenly loses his “inside voice” and starts spouting every thought he has out loud. Making matters worse, Jeremy is running for student council president ...
Style: captivating, sincere, feel good, light
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teenager, adventure, teenage life, teenage boy, society, parakeet, teenage protagonist, high school, voice, election, magic, tape over mouth
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.5
 2K
Prehysteria! (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, surprise ending ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: single parent, family relations, misfit, danger, heroes, family, escapades, adventure, youth, teenage life, family life, animal life ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.1
 12K
Snow Day (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a school in upstate New York is snowed in, a group of students hi-jack a plow to keep the school closed..
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, weatherman, chase, high school, school, youth, teenage life, siblings relations, fish out of water, high school life, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
How to Build a Better Boy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mae and Gabby are two friends who go everywhere together but they are not very popular in their school. Their classmates always pressure because they have not had a boyfriend so to avoid further setbacks, the girls put in place a plan to create the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: teen comedy, pre-teens
Plot: teenage love, robot, high school, teenage girl, looking for love, love and romance, best friends, youth, disorder, social relations, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.4
 309
Prehysteria! 3 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The dinosaurs help young Ella and her family save their mini-putt business.
Plot: dinosaur, golf course, golf, parent child relationship, uncle niece relationship, brother brother relationship, brother sister relationship, miniature golf, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.8
 20K
Underdog (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lab accident gives a hound named Shoeshine some serious superpowers -- a secret that the dog eventually shares with the young boy who becomes his owner and friend.
Style: feel good, not serious, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking dog, superhero, good versus evil, dog, rescue, experiment, adventure, fighting crime, teenager, research laboratory, mad scientist, disney ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A girl, sent by her parents to live with her two eccentric aunts, finds out on her sixteenth birthday that she is a witch
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, touching, psychotronic ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, family outing, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: wizards and magicians, high school, teenager, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magic, witch, supernatural ability, eccentric family, aunt niece relationship, teenage life, secret, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.8
 6K
Minutemen (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When three high-school friends invent a time-machine, they decide to use it to go back in time and prevent other youngsters from making humiliating mistakes.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: time machine, high school, time travel, save the world, friendship, adventurer, partners, adventure, escapades, existence paradox, teenager, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Phil of the Future (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: Phil of the Future is an American sitcom that originally aired on Disney Channel from June 18, 2004 to August 19, 2006 for a total of two seasons. The series was created by Tim Maile and Douglas Tuber and produced by 2121 Productions, a part of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: teenager, time travel, fish out of water, family relations, teenage life, gadget, dishonesty, imaginary, hidden identity, family secret, time machine, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 22nd century, future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 3K
Kim Possible (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Live-action film adaptation of the Disney Channel original series "Kim Possible". The tale of an everyday high school girl who, in her spare time, saves the world from villains.
Style: light, captivating, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: girl power, spy, genius, popular girl, teenager, spy spoof, teenage girl, supernatural power, youth, heroine, escapades, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.1
 591
Remote (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Randy (Chris Carrara), is forced to stash his remote control toys in a model home, he stumbles across the hideout of three prison escapees. With the use of his remote control toys, Randy manages to apprehend the three fugitives.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, when the parents are away, prodigy, friendship, obsession, heist, disorder, inventions and discoveries, nothing goes right, teenage life, family life, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Aliens in the Attic (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of kids must protect their vacation home from invading aliens.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: alien encounter, supernatural, alien, evil alien, buddies, teenage life, friends, young heroes, adventure, space and aliens, battles, mind control ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Seventeen Again (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cat and Gene have been divorced for several years. They are both visiting their son and their grandchildren, Sydney and Willie. Willie's a genius who develops a formula that makes who uses it young again, it inadvertently spills into some soap ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, fountain of youth, experiment, prodigy, child as adult, reunion, disorder, youth, antidote, aging, family relations, coming of age ...
Place: connecticut, australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Camp Virginovich (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Two helpless high school geeks travel to Russia the summer before their senior year in hopes of losing their virginity at a summer camp that "guarantees" they'll get laid.
Plot: high school, summer, camp, adolescence, sex, coming of age, teenager, russian, adventurer, virgin
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 6K
Zapped! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Peyton and Barney are fun loving high school students working on a science project with white mice. When one of the mice begins to move food toward itself with out touching it, Barney finds he has accidently discovered a formula for telekinetic ...
Style: parody, teen sex comedy, humorous, feel good, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: high school, nerd, prom, telekinesis, laboratory, supernatural ability, teenage love, social relations, disorder, power relations, silly humor, prodigy ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Girl Vs. Monster (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Skylar finds out that her parents are monster hunters after she accidentally releases some monsters from a secret containment chamber; so she and her techno friends must recapture all the monsters and also save her mom and dad from these monsters ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, parody
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: young heroes, halloween, youth, imaginary, monster, rescue, friends, teenage life, family, best friends, heroes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With all-new gadgets, high-flying action, exciting chases and a wisecracking new handler, Derek (Anthony Anderson), Cody has to retrieve the device before the world's leaders fall under the evil control of a diabolical villain.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, buddy comedy, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: child spy, espionage, secret agents, undercover, adventure, teenage life, working undercover, spy, cia, summer camp, boarding school, villain arrested ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, buckingham palace, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 82
James Batman (1966)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An evil syndicate is set to conquer the world, and the mission is to stop them from fulfilling their viscious plans. The consequences of their failure may mean the destruction of all dissenting countries who stand in their way. All countries must ...
Style: parody
Plot: super villain, villain, ransom, terrorist, superhero, spy hero, terrorism, dual role, james bond spoof, spy spoof, spy, batmobile ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
Style: colourful, entertaining, light, fairy tale, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenager, science, time travel, journey, rage, evil, courage, fear, parents and children, good versus evil, siblings relations, physics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 9K
Camp Nowhere (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp, and would do anything to get out of it. Talking to his friends, he realizes that they are all facing the same ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: summer camp, parent child relationship, misfit, family, teenage life, frame up, adventure, disorder, friends, high school, father son relationship, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.4
 220
Mamaboy (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A high school student must hide the fact that he has become pregnant from his family, friends and the school faculty!
Plot: high school, student, favor, family relations, high school student
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%