Movies like Roxy Hunter and the Horrific Halloween

If you like "Roxy Hunter and the Horrific Halloween" you are looking for movies about / with female director, vampire, genius, halloween, sleuth, female detective and girl themes of Family and Mystery genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Roxy Hunter and the Horrific Halloween (2008)
 6.5
 118
Roxy Hunter and the Horrific Halloween (2008)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's Roxy's first Halloween in serenity falls and it looks like it's going to be a bust until Roxy discovers that her classmate Stefan is actually a vampire from Transylvania...or so she thinks. The truth she comes to find is actually much darker.
Plot: female director, vampire, genius, halloween, sleuth, female detective, girl, amateur detective

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Roxy Hunter and the Horrific Halloween

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and captivating films with plots about female director, family, youth, friendship, girl, family relations and amateur detective mostly in Family, Mystery and Adventure genres. Some movies like Roxy Hunter and the Horrific Halloween: Finding Kelly (2000), Get a Clue (2002), Cossacks-Robbers (1980), Bambi's Childhood (1985), Clubhouse Detectives (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Roxy Hunter and the Mystery of the Moody Ghost (2007)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After moving to an eerie old house in the country, nine-year-old super sleuth Roxy Hunter stumbles into a world filled with unsolved mysterieus, secret plots and spooky spirits! Now, Roxy and her best friend and boy genius Max, must race to save ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: amateur detective, ghost, mischievous children, adventure, uncover truth, young heroes, supernatural, danger, youth, heroes, disorder, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Roxy Hunter and the Secret of the Shaman (2008)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Serenity Fall's favorite super sleuth is on the case again! The town is alarmed when a priceless crystal turns up missing. The only suspect seems to be a strange man living in the woods known as Shaman. It's up to Roxy Hunter (Aria ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, sincere, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, friendship, mischievous children, youth, forest, danger, family, in the woods, shaman, girl, dog ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Roxy Hunter and the Myth of the Mermaid (2008)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Roxy is at it again when, in pursuit of a local journalism award, she brings home a mysterious amnesiac who was found soaking wet outside of the local coffee shop. After ceremoniously naming her ANNIE NONYMOUS, Roxy takes the young lady home and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mermaid, amateur detective, investigation, memory loss, mysterious character, disorder, legends and myths, adventure, youth, family, journalism, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.3
 214
Finding Kelly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The surprisingly intricate, nimble plot is about a couple of kids who play amateur detectives one summer in the hopes of collecting a $5,000 reward offered to anyone able to find a missing 17 year old girl. The girl and boy are best friends who have ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: amateur detective, young heroes, uncover truth, missing child, heroes, mystery, youth, buddies, investigation, danger, crimes, child's point of view ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
friendship movies
15376
youth movies
9634
family movies
8312
The Adventures of Shirley Holmes (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Shirley Holmes is a Canadian mystery TV series that originally aired from 1997 to 2000. The show was created by Ellis Iddon and Phil Meagher who had produced a successful series of books with Harper Collins, teaming up with Credo ...
Plot: amateur detective, private school, female protagonist, teenager
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 6K
Get a Clue (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A rich kid and her friends investigate the disappearance of one of her teachers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: amateur detective, unlikely couple, missing person, child as adult, investigation, high school, best friends, youth, teenage love, riddles and clues, journalism, working class ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Cossacks-Robbers (1980)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 63 min.
Story: In Krasnodar district, during the first years after World War II, a detective story - in which a group of children from a southern seaside town help to neutralize a gang of ruthless thieves - emerges out of young Shurka's discovery of a ...
Plot: boy, ship, bandit, swimming, little boy, girl, police, skinny dipping, dog, arrest, seaside town, jewelry ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Bambi's Childhood (1985)
Genre: Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Story: First of the two movies bases on the novel "Bambi, a Life in the Woods" written by Felix Salten.
Plot: female director, family relations, boy, father son relationship, nature, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries is a television series which aired for three seasons on ABC. The series starred Parker Stevenson and Shaun Cassidy as amateur sleuth brothers Frank and Joe Hardy, respectively, and Pamela Sue Martin as girl ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, feel good
Plot: amateur detective, who done it, angel, righting the wronged, investigation, mysterious character, young heroes, crimes, crime, mystery, riddles and clues, siblings living together ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Clubhouse Detectives (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Late one night, Billy and Kade Ruckman see their neighbor, Michael Chambers, murder a woman, but Chambers has a story all set to convince their mother Vicky, that it was just a rehearsal scene from an opera. The only ones who can help them find the ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: murder, amateur detective, friendship, investigation, mystery, anti heroes, heroes, protagonist as suspect, adventure, private detective, crimes, anti hero ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 174
On Our Own (1998)
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Three siblings ingeniously avoid being sent off to a children's home while their solo-mother serves a short sentence in a prison for shoplifting. Rather than have the news leak out and have to be escorted off with the eccentric welfare officer, ...
Plot: female director, female prisoner, childhood, single mother, thief, brother sister relationship, children, pickpocket
Place: denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Totally True Love (2011)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: Norway
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When the new boy in class, Jørgen, moves into the haunted house down the road Anne’s world turns upside-down; she falls head over heals in love with him. All the girls in Anne’s class fall for Jørgen as well, including beautiful blonde ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: kids, horror for children
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love triangle, intrigue, youth, rivalry, love and romance, family, friends, best friends, coming of age, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Love Finds You in Sugarcreek (2014)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Will a mysterious stranger's past wreak havoc on a quiet Amish community after they've opened their doors -- and hearts -- to him and his son?
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: amish, crimes, chase, track down, farm, father and son, murderer, suspicion, media, celebrity, hotel, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Polly: Comin' Home! (1990)
Genre: Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Broadway style songs are used to tell this interesting story of an ingenious orphan who gets involved in matchmaking and striving for inter-racial understanding in 1956 Alabama.
Plot: female director, orphan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Lightest Darkness (2017)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a neurotic private eye who struggles to finish the case takes a train voyage, his own dark secrets begin to reveal themselves.
Style: neo noir
Plot: female director, neo-noir, train, russian
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Ace Wonder: Message from a Dead Man (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ace Wonder is a 10-year-old detective, struggling to find a storyline for his latest novel. When his path tangles with Derek Morton, a simple family mystery becomes a very real case of corporate espionage, scientific discovery, and one coldblooded ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, twists and turns, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: boy hero, adventurer, uncover truth, riddles and clues, save the day, amateur detective, young heroes, investigation, crimes, single parent, family business, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
All Hallows' Eve (2016)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Eve Hallows' 18th birthday comes with an unexpected family legacy of magic. When Eve attempts a spell to speak with her deceased mother, she accidentally summons a vengeful witch who threatens to wreak havoc. As a Halloween party goes wrong and ...
Style: cult film
Plot: amulet, halloween party, halloween costume, mirror, witch, halloween
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Who's Afraid of the Wolf (2008)
Genre: Family
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A 6 year-old girl is transfixed by the Little Red Riding Hood story, which her mother dutifully recounts every night. The tale’s themes of identity confusion and betrayal mirror her own story - who her real mother is and a potential love triangle ...
Plot: female director, nightmare, singer, baby, wolf, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, child protagonist, photo album, imagination, boy, movie theatre, mother slaps daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
boy movies
boy
3929
heroes movies
9665
mystery movies
3917
Jessica Darling's It List (2016)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Jessica Darling – a smart, witty, opinionated girl heading into 7th grade – was never too concerned about where she'd fit in the middle school hierarchy. But before her first day of school, her older sister — the super popular Bethany, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, light
Audience: teens
Plot: middle school, cheerleading, popular girl, sister sister relationship, teenage girl, teenager, female protagonist, friendship, friends, social relations, girl, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Travels with Father (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The globe trotting trip that Henry Jones, Jr. sets out on in the early 1900s next takes him and his family to Russia. A few acts of clumsiness puts Indy at odds with his father who is greatly displeased with Indy. Indy runs away into the Russian ...
Plot: female director, father, travel, adventurer, mother, fedora
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mandie and the Secret Tunnel (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1899, Mandie's life changes when her Cherokee friends help her escape to a mansion that holds the hidden secrets of her past and the key to her future.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, sincere, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, adventure, youth, estate, tunnel, family secret, friendship, maid, girl, chase, reunion, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Barney's Halloween Party (1998)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: It's Halloween and Barney and his friends are decorating the gym for an exciting party at the school. From Indian corn to smiling jack-o-lanterns, the gym is aglow with the colors of fall. Meanwhile, BJ and Baby Bop are putting the final ...
Plot: pirate costume, halloween costume, pinata, superhero costume, halloween party, trick or treating, pumpkin, farmer, halloween, apple
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 6K
Nightbooks (2021)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Alex, a boy obsessed with scary stories, is trapped by a witch in her modern, magical New York City apartment. His original hair-raising tales are the only thing keeping him safe as he desperately tries to find a way out of this twisted place.
Style: dark
Plot: child protagonist, apartment, boy, kidnapped child, danger, magic, female villain, scared, friend, book, brother, library ...
Time: 2020s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
Jillian's Travels: Africa (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Viewers will take a trip into the heart of Africa, and become immersed in a spectacular world where wild animals seem so close you can touch them.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, colourful, exciting
Plot: safari, animals, children, travel, boy, girl, diary, animal
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 256
The Sounding (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a remote island off the coast of Maine, Liv, after years of silence, begins to weave a language out of Shakespeare's words. A driven neurologist, brought to the island to protect her, commits her to a psychiatric hospital. She becomes a ...
Plot: explorer, female protagonist, female director, mental health, shakespeare
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.0
 153
Woven (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a mysterious crime takes the life of her only brother, an Ethiopian American woman searches for the truth behind his death, while struggling to reconcile cultural expectations with her own pursuit of self-identity and love.
Plot: female director, car accident, american
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Someone Was Watching (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Chris falls asleep whilst supposed to be watching his little sister, Molly, she goes missing. Finding her colouring book by the river, everyone believes she drowned there and try and move on with their life. But when Chris and his best friend, ...
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, touching
Plot: missing child, brother sister relationship, child protagonist, friendship, kidnapping, teenage boy, presumed dead, little girl, video camera, friend, funeral, police ...
Place: colorado, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Ruby Skye P.I.: The Haunted Library (2012)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Is a ghost haunting the spooky old O'Deary Library? Teen detective Ruby Skye can't believe it. But how else do you explain the creepy shadows, the late-night noises, and the flying books!? As Ruby starts her investigation, a second mystery ...
Plot: ghost, library, reading
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.0
 313
Blinker (1999)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A series of mysterious events and the pestering motor gang 'The Red Vampires' turns the idyllic holiday of Blinker and his friends into a thrilling adventure.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, crimes, family, mystery, youth, best friends, teasing, parents and children, love and romance, young heroes, adventure, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Ghost of Greville Lodge (2000)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teenager James Greville has lived in children's homes his whole life, so he is surprised when a Great Uncle invites him to his country manor for a holiday. While exploring the sprawling Greville Lodge he soon discovers that it has many secrets.
Style: captivating, serious, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, secret, uncle nephew relationship, haunted house, haunted by the past, teenage boy, friendship, nightmare, locked door, christmas, fingerprint, book ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%