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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.
Audience: kids
Plot: teenager, school, teenage boy, diary, 13 year old, talking to oneself in a mirror, talking to mirror

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, feel good and realistic films and TV series with plots about teenager, school, friendship, youth, teenage life, teenage girl and family relations mostly in Family, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole: The Genie From Down Under (1996), Movie Surfers (1998), Grange Hill (1978), The Amanda Show (1999), Good Morning, Miss Bliss (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ...
Audience: kids
Plot: children, genie, magic, surrealism, gem, attic, mansion, father son relationship, teenager, family relations, child, old house ...
Place: australia
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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 ...
Audience: kids
Plot: disney, television, teenager, children
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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Story: Grange Hill is a British television drama series originally made by the BBC.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 ...
Audience: kids
Plot: high school, school, teacher, high school life, gay, girl, children, schoolboy, school teacher, student, teenage boy, teenage girl ...
Place: london
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The Amanda Show (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Amanda Show is an American live action sketch comedy and variety show that aired on Nickelodeon from October 16, 1999 to September 21, 2002. It starred Amanda Bynes, Drake Bell, and Nancy Sullivan, along with several performing artists who came ...
Style: sitcom, parody
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: teenage girl, disney, satire, teenager, variety show, family, disorder, child
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, teen comedy
Audience: kids
Plot: middle school, teacher, disney, love, school, history teacher, female teacher, teenager, junior high school, live action, classroom
Time: 80s
Place: indiana
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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: sweet, light, funny, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, friendship, success, teenage life, classmate, business, computer game, teenager, mischievous children, stoner, rapper, live action
Time: contemporary
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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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: school, friendship, teenager, teenage life, survival, teaching the ways of the world, friends, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, buddies, best friends, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, teen comedy
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: teenager, high school, african american, friendship, goofy hero, family, nothing goes right, youth, buddies, teenage life, mishap, student ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Bernard's Watch (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Bernard's Watch is a British children's drama series about a young boy who can stop time with a magical pocket watch. The show was created by Andrew Norriss and was produced for seven series that aired on CITV from 14 November 1997 to 31 ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, time travel, child protagonist, boy, rainbow, time freeze, british, schoolboy, birthday party, family relations, child, pocket watch ...
Place: england
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45%
Bodger and Badger (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Bodger and Badger is a BBC children's comedy programme which was first broadcast in 1989. It starred Andy Cunningham as Simon Bodger, who had a badly behaved companion, a talking badger with a love for mashed potatoes.
Audience: kids
Plot: puppet, badger, handyman, ventriloquism, british, children, potato, british humour
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Here Come the Double Deckers (1970)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Here Come the Double Deckers was a 17-part British children's TV series from 1970-71 revolving around the adventures of seven children whose den was an old red double-decker London bus in an unused works yard.
Audience: kids
Plot: castle, friendship, robot, little girl, boy genius, children, tiger, fat boy, boys and girls, double decker bus
Time: 70s
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Baby-Sitters Club (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 366 min.
TV show
Story: The Baby-Sitters Club is a 1990 American television series based on Ann M. Martin's children's book series of the same name. The series originally aired on the The Disney Channel, but was also broadcast on HBO and Nickelodeon; all thirteen ...
Audience: kids
Plot: teenager, child's point of view, redhead girl, tomboy, friendship between girls, teenage girl, friend, redhead, girl, female protagonist, group of friends, babysitting ...
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Life Is Ruff (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Calvin Wheeler is a scheming 13-year-old boy with everything going for him, except for an original issue of his precious comic book collection. When a prized show-dog chases him down while skateboarding one day, his owner inadvertently convinces him ...
Style: captivating, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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.
Audience: kids
Plot: runaway, children, female director
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Worzel Gummidge (1979)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Worzel Gummidge is a children's comedy series, produced by Southern Television for ITV, based on the books by Barbara Euphan Todd. Starting in 1979, the programme starred Jon Pertwee in the title role and ran for four series in the UK until ...
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
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 ...
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Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: teenager, family relations, family life, u.s. president, lifestyle, teenage life, coming of age, parents and children, disney, white house, president, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: How to Be Indie was a Canadian television show on YTV. The main character is a 13-year-old Indian Canadian teenager named Indira "Indie" Mehta. The program is a single-camera series intended for a youth audience. The series was created by ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, teen comedy
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sydney to the Max (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Outgoing 13-year-old Sydney is on the fast track to growing up, despite the goodhearted efforts of her protective father, Max. As Sydney attempts to spread her wings and make more decisions for herself, Max does everything he can to rein her in and ...
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34%
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Lizzie McGuire (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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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, feel good, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Super Gran (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Adapted from Forrest Wilson's books, the children's programme revolves around a grandmother with super powers and her arch nemesis, The Scunner Campbell.
Audience: kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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.
Audience: kids
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33%
Best.Worst.Weekend.Ever. (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 191 min.
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Story: Teenage friends plan an epic trip to Comic-Con to meet their idol, only to get caught in one hilariously awkward predicament after another.
Style: humorous, light, not serious, absurd
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Fudge (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Fudge is an American children's television series based on a series of Judy Blume books about a young boy nicknamed Fudge. The series ran for two seasons, with 24 episodes following a telefilm adaptation of Blume's novel Fudge-A-Mania, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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
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32%
You Can't Do That on Television (1979)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: You Can't Do That on Television is a Canadian television program that first aired locally in 1979 before airing internationally in 1981. It featured pre-teen and teenaged actors in a sketch comedy format. Each episode had a theme. The show was ...
Style: not serious, realistic, talky, humorous, witty
Audience: kids
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Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teen drama
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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30%
The Facts of Life (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Facts of Life is an American sitcom that originally ran on the NBC television network from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it the longest running sitcom of the 1980's. A spin-off of the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes, the ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Growing Pains (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an affluent family, residing in Huntington, Long Island, New York, with a working mother and a stay-at-home psychiatrist father raising three children together, which aired on ABC from September ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, teenager, family relations, psychiatrist, friends, society, love and romance, youth, teenage life, suburbs, adolescence vs adulthood, family life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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 ...
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