Movies like Jurassic School

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Jurassic School (2017)
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Jurassic School (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nerdy middle schooler Tommy is forced take care of a baby dinosaur after his cloned science fair project hatches early. He quickly begins to think of the creature not only as a pet, but also as a friend. But when the dino escapes on the day of the fair, Tommy must figure out a way to get the creature back before greedy grown-ups get to the dinosaur first.
Plot: dinosaur, youth, pets, cloning, bully, factory, middle school, science fair, pet

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Most similar movies to Jurassic School

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and touching films with plots about youth, family, family relations, friends, disorder, friendship and pets mostly in Family, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Jurassic School: The Midas Touch (1997), Prehysteria! 2 (1994), Chestnut: Hero of Central Park (2004), Prehysteria! 3 (1995), Two and a Half Heroes (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Midas Touch (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Drama about a 12-year-old boy who fantasises about having enough money to be able to cure his grandmother's serious heart condition. When he finds himself in a haunted house, the mysterious owner 'grants' him one wish - the Midas ...
Plot: bully, gold, youth, cheating, heart condition, pawnshop, grandmother grandson relationship
Place: romania
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95%
 4.0
 532
Prehysteria! 2 (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A rich boy desperate for attention makes friends with the dinosaurs of "Prehysteria!". Prehysteria! 2
Style: psychotronic
Audience: kids
Plot: dinosaur, youth, prehistoric animal, monster, family relations, governess, toy train, rich, mansion, father son relationship, exterminator, child ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 1, Planet of the Dino-Knights (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh Kirby Time Warrior Chapter 1 Planet of the Dino-Knights: In the 25th century mankind has found a device capable of destroying the universe. Irwin 1138 separates the Nullifier into 6 pieces which he scatters throughout time. When the evil Dr. ...
Plot: time travel, dinosaur, youth, medieval, knight, child
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Chestnut: Hero of Central Park (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ray and Sal, two orphaned sisters, adopt and hide a Great Dane puppy from their two adopted parents living in a luxury downtown New York apartment that expressely forbids dogs.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, youth, pets, human animal relationship, mischievous children, family life, disorder, parents and children, reincarnation, adoption, family relations, friends ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 3.7
 373
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, monster, prehistoric animal, brother brother relationship, brother sister relationship, parent child relationship, uncle niece relationship, family relations, miniature golf, child, golf course
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 ...
Style: entertaining, light, captivating
Plot: bully, friendship, friend, youth, teenage boy, teenager, mystery, secret identity, mute, secret, mute character, boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.0
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Santa Claws (2014)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Santa is allergic to cats, so he has a policy against delivering them as gifts, but little Tommy has been SO good, and all he wants is one small kitty. Santa says OK, but instead of one, the whole litter climbs into the sack. When Santa has a major ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christmas, youth, cat, santa claus, kitten, single mother, reindeer, talking cat, christmas eve, snow, talking animals, hiding place ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Munchie (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The ever hungry and funny Munchie is back in this sequel to "Munchies".
Audience: kids
Plot: monster, desire, youth, exploitation, creature, puppet, family relations, flying car, magical power, mad scientist, bully, imagination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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A Talking Cat!?! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mysterious talking cat uses its powers of communication to enrich the lives of two different families, and bring them together.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: cat, single parent, family relations, pets, disorder, parents and children, youth, supernatural, brother sister relationship, animals, family, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pete's Christmas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An overlooked middle child finds himself in the unexpected spotlight when he realizes his family's terrible Christmas day keeps repeating. As the only one experiencing the day over and over, he decides to use his unique gift to give the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: time loop, christmas, youth, family relations, starting over, parents and children, family, hopes, holiday, christmas season, teenager, time ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Vampire Dog (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: VAMPIRE DOG is a feature length family film about finding courage and discovering that you belong. Ace, a 12-year-old boy is new in middle school. His grandfather from Transylvania passes away at the ripe age of 99, and sends him his dog, Fang, to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: youth, boy and dog, vampire, pets, family, pet dog, dog, college, children, school, drums, death of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Hounded (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A teenager ends up being hounded by a well-groomed and seemingly cute and tiny dog that actually turns out to be a nightmare of a beast.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: teenage boy, mischievous children, dog, young heroes, nothing goes right, adventure, teenage life, eccentric family, disney, pets, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Benji: Off the Leash! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Benji and his friends try to save his mother from a puppy mill.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, youth, odd couple, adventure, young heroes, friendship, against the odds, rescue, pets, mischievous children, fish out of water, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Anak Ng Bulkan (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Story: Remake of the 1959 film Anak ng Bulkan.
Plot: dinosaur, volcano, flying, friendship, boy, egg, bird
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Mo (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Every kid wants to be cool and fit in - life's a blast even when you're different. When Mo's reflection is revealed, he sees a body that doesn't quite resemble any of his peers. Here, he tells the tale of his youth, growing up on ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Plot: youth, family relations, friendship, teenage life, disability, family problems, optimism, social misfits, society, hopes, parents and children, physical appearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 2K
You Wish! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Drama
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Alex is a high school student who always feels like he is overshadowed by his little brother Stevie; he can't get the girl of his dreams; he and his two best friends, Abby and James, are outsiders at school; and he is constantly benched on his ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: high school, youth, life turned upside down, teenage life, disney, buddies, favoritism among siblings, change of luck, family, overnight success, wish come true, regret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Chilly Christmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Bobby Cole and his dog Chilly are best friends, living happily in their Southern California beach house. But when Bobby's father Patrick (C. Thomas Howell), a single parent and police detective, accepts a job in New York City, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, dog, youth, pets, family relations, disorder, crimes, parents and children, father son relationship, holiday, save the day, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Dust Factory (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ryan is a teenager who lacks the ability to speak. One day, Ryan falls off a bridge and he finds himself transported to a strange fantasy world where he encounters his Grandpa Randolph (Armin Mueller-Stahl) and a pretty girl named Melanie (Hayden ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sad
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: youth, afterlife, friendship, teenage life, self discovery, young heroes, grandparent grandchild relationship, introspection, road not taken, destiny, adolescence vs adulthood, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Two-Bits & Pepper (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Comedy about idiotic (the two can't even add 1+1) kidnappers, both played for unknown reasons by Joe Piscopo, who capture two young girls and hold them for ransom. However, in "Home Alone" fashion, the two girls make fools of the two ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: horse, rescue, kidnapping, girl horse relationship, youth, friendship, escape, hostage, disorder, friends, animal life, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Belle for Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Family film about a pair of children whose father's girlfriend has kidnapped their dog. Dean Cain stars as Glenn Barrows, a recent widower doing his best to raise his young kids Elliot and Phoebe, who really miss their mother. Things start to ...
Style: touching, sweet, emotional, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: christmas, dog, single father, kids and family, father daughter relationship, family, new year's eve, best friend, family relations, sister sister relationship, family life, pet owner relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Dr. Dolittle 3 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Dolittle sends her daughter to 'Durango', a Dude Ranch, to find herself. While there, she uses her talent to talk to the animals in order to save Durango from being taken over by a neighboring Ranch.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: animals, pets, friends, family life, family relations, misfit, partners, disorder, teenage life, youth, fish out of water, silly humor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Camp Tough Love (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Chloe, a troubled teen, meets other troubled girls and must come to grips with her Christian faith at a camp where she must earn her way out.
Style: psychological, christian film, tense, light, humorous ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: christianity, belief in god, depression, friendship, faith, submission, bully, teenager, social relations, society, female bully, mute girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Raspberry Magic (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Monica Shah is a brainy schoolgirl whose science fair project about growing raspberries becomes a touching emotional crusade. After her dad leaves and her mother falls into a funk, Monica decides it's her job to rescue the ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, humorous, captivating, sad ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, dysfunctional family, unemployment, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, society, single parent, school, forest, child's point of view, nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Barney's Great Adventure (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Mom and dad dump son Cody, daughter Abby, her best friend Marcella and a baby on the farm with Grandpa and Grandma. Purple dinosaur Barney soon appears to entertain kids, and when a large colorful egg deposited on a farm by a shooting star is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, family, chase, youth, talking animals, children, destiny, unlikely friendships, death, natural disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Cinnamon (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: University professor Madeline Walters isn’t doing too well in the dating game. Good men are hard to find, so she’s happy spending time with her Maltese puppy Cinnamon, and her precocious teenage daughter Chloe.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: talking dog, christmas, save the day, pets, family relations, fall in love, parents and children, single parent, nothing goes right, dog, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 957
Just Peck (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At 104 pounds dripping wet, baby-faced sophomore Michael Peck (age 15) is not exactly the coolest guy at American High. Peck’s teachers make him feel like an idiot, his classmates make him feel like a geek and his home life is just as bad, with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: high school, friendship, teenage love, parents and children, high school life, lifestyle, love and romance, ambition, youth, family relations, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Tin Soldier (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of a boy trying to find his place at a new school with the help of a toy knight that comes to life to teach him moral lessons.
Plot: knight, youth, boy, teenager, middle school, honor, boy girl relationship, coming of age, gang, toys, 12 year old
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
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Beanstalk (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young boy finds a crate of green beans. When they're planted, they grow a beanstalk to the clouds, where a castle of giants are habited.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: youth, giant, small town, magical object, parent child relationship, single mother, eviction, landlord, disorder, friends, young heroes, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.7
 2K
Gordy (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A talking pig named Gordy becomes involved in a quest to save his family from the slaughterhouse.
Style: touching, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: pig, on the road, talking animals, disney, adventure, kids and family, farm, rescue, heroic mission, family, youth, death ...
Place: boston, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Abner, the Invisible Dog (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied teen stumbles into possession of a top-secret government formula that turns his dog invisible and gives it the power of speech.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, youth, friendship, pets, family, suburbs, birthday, invisibility, animal life, friends, teenage life, when the parents are away ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%