Movies and TV shows like The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole

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The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole (1985)
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The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: The Secret Diary Of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾ is a British television series based on the book of the same name written by Sue Townsend. It started in 1985 and starred Gian Sammarco, as the title character Adrian Mole, Stephen Moore as Adrian's father George Mole and Julie Walters as Adrian's mother Pauline Mole. It was directed by Peter Sasdy.
Plot: teenager, school, teenage boy, diary, 13 year old, talking to mirror, talking to oneself in a mirror

Most similar movies to The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and semi serious films and TV series with plots about teenager, school, teenage life, youth, friendship, family relations and friends mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole: Grange Hill (1978), Pryor's Place (1984), Good Morning, Miss Bliss (1987), BUNK'D (2015), The Hardy Boys (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Grange Hill (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grange Hill is a British television drama series originally made by the BBC. The show began in 1978 on BBC1 and was one of the longest-running programmes on British television when it ended its run in 2008. It was created by Phil Redmond who is also ...
Plot: teacher, school, school life, high school life, schoolboy, school teacher, student, high school friends, director, teenager, high school, teacher student relationship ...
Place: london
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95%
Pryor's Place (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pryor's Place is an American children's television series that aired on CBS. The live-action series starred comedian Richard Pryor as himself.
Style: sitcom
Plot: puppet, boy, neighborhood, childhood, friendship, african american, stand up comedian, teenager, little boy, first love, morality, school
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83%
Good Morning, Miss Bliss (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Good Morning, Miss Bliss is an American teen sitcom that aired on the Disney Channel from 1988 to 1989, starring Hayley Mills as a teacher at John F. Kennedy Junior High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. The show was originally a pilot for NBC, ...
Style: sitcom
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: middle school, teacher, teenager, junior high school, school, history teacher, classroom, female teacher
Time: 80s
Place: indiana
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77%
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BUNK'D (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Siblings Emma, Ravi, and Zuri Ross leave their extravagant New York City penthouse once again to return to Camp Kikiwaka, a rustic summer camp in Maine where their parents met as teenagers.
Style: sitcom, entertaining, feel good, funny, romantic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: 12 year old, 17 year old, 13 year old, summer camp, teenager, adventure, teenage life, love and romance, friendship, rescue, couple relations, family relations ...
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71%
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The Hardy Boys (1995)
Genre: Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Junior reporter Frank Hardy and Joe, his computer-hacker brother, work together to crack mysteries.
Plot: teenage boy, teenager, amateur detective
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69%
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Movie Surfers (1998)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Movie Surfers is a Disney Channel mini-show, that appears in commercial-like form, where teenagers go behind the scenes of Walt Disney-related films. It started out as a TV special that would air when a new Disney movie came out. It was about ...
Plot: children, teenager, disney, television
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide is an American live action sitcom on Nickelodeon that debuted in the Nickelodeon Sunday night TEENick scheduling block on September 12, 2004. The series' actual pilot episode aired on September 7, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever, odd ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, school, survival, teenage life, bully, teaching the ways of the world, youth, breaking the fourth wall, talking to the camera, student, friends, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Clarissa Explains It All (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Clarissa Explains It All is an American teen sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon. Created by Mitchell Kriegman, it aired for five seasons for a total of 65 episodes from March 23, 1991, to December 3, 1994, and then went into reruns. In the series, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teen comedy, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, school, architect, teenager, satire, breaking the fourth wall, talking to the audience, talking to the camera, grownups, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, arranged marriage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Genie From Down Under (1996)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Genie From Down Under is an Australian children's comedy television series. It was a co-production between the ACTF, the BBC and the ABC from 1995 to 1998. It was released on video in the 1990s, and is available for order via the ACTF ...
Plot: gem, genie, attic, father son relationship, pendant, surrealism, mansion, family relations, trunk, magic, teenager, old house
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cory in the House (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Cory in the House is an American television sitcom, which aired on the Disney Channel from January 12, 2007 to September 13, 2008 and was a spin-off from the Disney show That's So Raven. The show focuses on Cory Baxter, who moved from San ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: teenager, family relations, white house, family life, u.s. president, lifestyle, teenage life, parents and children, coming of age, father son relationship, chef, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Derry Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the early 1990s, this sitcom features the personal exploits of a 16 year old girl, her family and friends during the Troubles.
Style: atmospheric, light, sincere, touching, sitcom
Plot: teenager, youth, school, society, teenage life, friendship, protestant, high school, schoolgirl, nun, coming of age, catholic
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Indians from Vetrov (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the frontier village Vetrov boys from the children's home called Indians lead a bitter "war" with the local Símáks. Before a battle the Indians have a meeting in the sandpit with a smoke signaling. The smoke brings to the sandpit ...
Plot: dog, teenage boy, rivalry, school, 15 year old, friendship, teenage protagonist, barefoot male, vineyard, rooster, children's home, czech village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Wingin' It (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Wingin' It is a Canadian teen sitcom airing on Family. The series was produced by Temple Street Productions in association with Family. It stars Demetrius Joyette and Dylan Everett. This show included guest-stars from other Family Channel shows ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: angel, teenager, teenage life, youth, school, high school, popularity, friendship, society, love and romance, mission, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Yomyat Wanees (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Egypt
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Wanees and Maysa are proud parents who want what's best for their four children. They teach them what's right and wrong, and discover that they are also learning new things.
Plot: middle class, grandfather, school, old woman, morality, husband wife relationship, child, mother child relationship, teenager, aunt, elderly woman, father child relationship ...
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52%
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Game Shakers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A live-action sitcom about two 12-year-old girls who start a multi-million-dollar gaming company and take on rap superstar Double G as a business partner.
Style: funny, sweet, light, feel good, humorous
Audience: teen comedy, kids
Plot: school, computer game, success, friendship, teenage life, classmate, business, mischievous children, classmates, stoner, rapper
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Family Biz (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Family Biz is a Canadian television show, filmed in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada starring Doug Murray, Ephraim Ellis and Kate Corbett. According to YTV, Muse Entertainment and IMDB, twenty-six episodes have been shot. Created by James Nadler, the show is ...
Plot: teenager, business, domineering father, sibling rivalry, absent mother
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51%
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Bizaardvark (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The live-action comedy follows comedy duo Paige and Frankie, two quirky teens who write funny songs and create music comedy videos for their online channel. With the help of friend and aspiring agent Bernie plus Vuuugle stars Dirk and Amelia, the ...
Style: entertaining, idiotic, absurd, light, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: teenager, aspiring singer, music, blog, viral video, showbiz, friends, internet video, blogger, mentor, obsession, musician ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
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Point, Point, Comma... (1972)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A lyric comedy about eight-graders, their life and first love...
Plot: competition, schoolgirl, pioneer, schoolboy, teenager, lesson, friend, school, teacher
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A gifted young teen tries to survive life with his dimwitted, dysfunctional family.
Style: humorous, witty, sitcom, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, prodigy, parents and children, teenage life, suburban life, youth, social satire, dark humor, dysfunctional family, teenager, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Romeo! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Romeo! is an American/Canadian television series that aired on Nickelodeon from 2003 to 2006, totaling 53 episodes. The filming was done in Vancouver, British Columbia, while the show takes place in Seattle, Washington. Reruns occasionally aired on ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: teenager, teenage life, hip hop, adoption, family relations, music band, friendship, friends, society, moral dilemma, rivalry, desire for fame ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
100 Things to Do Before High School (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: With real life and teen drama awaiting her after 8th grade graduation, CJ Parker has only a short time left to make the most of her middle school years. Together with her two lifelong best friends Fenwick and Crispo, she is determined to get the ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: friends, friendship, youth, teachers and students, social relations, coming of age, school, middle school, power relations, best friends, high school friend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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46%
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Lizzie McGuire (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Lizzie McGuire is an American live-action teen sitcom, which features an animated version of the title character performing soliloquy. The animated sequences were interspersed with the show's live-action sequences. It premiered on the Disney ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage life, youth, family, siblings relations, school, female protagonist, part animation, teenager, popular girl, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Kenan & Kel (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kenan & Kel is an American teen comedy sitcom produced by Kevin Kopelow and Heath Seifert that originally aired on Nickelodeon from July 1996 to July 2000. The show starred friends and then-All That cast members Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous
Audience: teen comedy, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, african american, youth, nothing goes right, student, disorder, mishap, friends, dimwit, boss, teenage life, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Brothers Garcia (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Brothers García is an American sitcom that premiered in 2000 on Nickelodeon and ended in 2004. It was among the first projects of Sí TV, an effort to produce programming featuring Latino characters, however being aimed at a diverse audience. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, family life, teenage life, youth, social relations, siblings relations, immigrants, teenager, cultural difference, humour, kids and family ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Renford Rejects (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Renford Rejects was a teen sitcom produced and broadcast by Nickelodeon UK between 1997 and 2001. The show briefly aired in the United States on Nick GaS. The show concerned a five-a-side school football team, made up of aspiring players who had ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: soccer, rejection, sport team, soccer match, goalkeeper, reject, cafe, friendship between teens, teenage boy, teenager, football, playing football ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Grimleys (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Grimleys is a nostalgic comedy-drama television series set on a council estate in Dudley, West Midlands, England in the mid-1970s. It was first broadcast by Granada TV for ITV in 1999, following a pilot in 1997, and concluded in 2001 after three ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: school, teaching, english, misfit, sadist, bully, crush, british humour
Time: 70s
Place: northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bella and the Bulldogs (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A head cheerleader's life takes an unexpected twist when her rifle-like throwing arm takes her from the sidelines to becoming her middle school’s starting quarterback. Bella Dawson is a confident, caring and talented teenager, who suddenly ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: teenager, cheerleading, school, cheerleader, american football, youth, sport team, friends, best friends, female athlete, sport, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Naturally, Sadie is a Canadian comedy teen drama sitcom that ran for three seasons from June 24, 2005 to August 26, 2007. It was produced in Canada, set in Whitby, Ontario. Filmed in Toronto, Ontario, most of the show was shot inside a former ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, teenager, high school life, family, parents and children, teachers and students, siblings relations, animal life, high school, nature, friendship, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Even Stevens (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Even Stevens is an American comedy television series that aired on Disney Channel with a total of three seasons and 65 episodes from June 17, 2000, to June 13, 2003. It follows the life of the Stevenses, a Jewish family living in suburban ...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sitcom ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, sibling rivalry, family relations, youth, teenage life, high school life, siblings relations, parents and children, disorder, classmates, classmate, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Saved by the Bell: The New Class (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Saved by the Bell: The New Class is a spin-off of the Saved by the Bell series which ran from September 11, 1993 to January 8, 2000. The series lasted for seven seasons on NBC as a part of the network's TNBC Saturday morning line-up. It was the ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, prom, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, teachers and students, teenage life, high school life, workplace, misfit, private detective, hardcase students, prank ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: california
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41%