Movies like Bad Hair Day

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Bad Hair Day (2015)
 5.9
 3K
Bad Hair Day (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film is about a high school tech whiz (Laura Marano), who is determined to become prom queen. But on the big day, she suddenly wakes up having a bad hair day, and her destroyed prom dress, and everything that can go wrong, does go badly wrong. A police officer (Leigh-Allyn Baker) seeks the necklace that the teen somehow ends up possessing. Prom day goes really bad as the pair is pursued by a dogged jewel thief (Christian Campbell) on a wild ride cross around the city.
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, light, not serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, physical appearance, high school graduation, down on your luck, teenage life, crime gone awry, police detective, high school prom, chase, youth, happy ending, strong female presence, urban, chases and races, disorder, nothing goes right, school
Time: 21st century, contemporary

Most similar movies to Bad Hair Day

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and realistic films with plots about youth, family, disorder, adventure, teenage life, family relations and friends mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Bad Hair Day: Zapped (2014), Baby's Day Out (1994), Austin & Ally (2011), Geek Charming (2011), The DUFF (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 5K
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, family, teen romance, teenager, step siblings, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 48K
Baby's Day Out (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion, and he's just about to appear in the social pages of the paper. Unfortunately, not everyone in the world is as nice as Baby ...
Style: light, humorous, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: babies and infants, mischievous children, escapades, chase, lost child, kidnapping, stupidity, danger, missing child, prank, adventure, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 10K
Austin & Ally (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: A comedy about the unique relationship between a young songwriter, Ally Dawson, and Austin Moon, the overnight internet sensation who gains sudden notoriety after performing one of Ally's songs. Austin and Ally struggle with how to maintain and ...
Style: not serious, realistic, sitcom, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: best friends, artists and showbiz, youth, teenage life, rising to stardom, friends, music, shyness, friendship, singer, conservative, music store ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 12K
Geek Charming (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dylan Schoenfield is the pink princess of the upscale Los Angeles Woodlands Academy. She has the coolest boyfriend, the most popular friends, and a brand-new it bag that everyone covets. But when she accidentally tosses her Serge Sanchez bag into a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, teenage life, popularity, youth, friends, love and romance, social relations, high school, high school life, friendship, peer pressure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.5
 89K
The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, youth, high school life, teenager, teenage life, adolescence, high school student, friends, popularity, teenagers, friendship, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.3
 2K
Swindle (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on Gordon Korman's book 'Swindle,' this movie is about a boy named Griffin who finds a valuable multi-million dollar baseball card. After accidentally selling the card for a million dollar loss, he enlists the help of his best ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, youth, escapades, partners, cons and scams, swindle, friends, best friends, family, child spy, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Crocodiles (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Hannes, growing up with his young, poor and single mother wants to join the coolest gang in the area, the Vorstadtkrokodile. When the ‘entry test’ goes wrong, Hannes’s life is saved by Kai, who is desperate to join too but is ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, suburban life, suburbs, heroes, friendship, teenage life, youth, family, best friends, buddies, amateur detective, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Max Embarrassing 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An amusing coming of age tale from Lotte Svendsen's Max-universe. Now 14, Max is about to decide on an internship and is finding it difficult to choose. He settles, against his mother's wishes, for a bank internship. But mother Agnethe, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: family, family relations, teenage life, parents and children, youth, mother, son, mother son relationship, coming of age
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Harry Hill Movie (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The comedy film sees TV Burp star Hill embark on a road trip to Blackpool with his Nan (Julie Walters) when he discovers that his hamster only has one week to live.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, on the road, goofy hero, escapades, chase, pets, disorder, silly humor, friendship, chases and races, theme park, amusement park ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.2
 967
Pants on Fire (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jack Parker has always skated by on his lies, especially the one about Mikey, an underprivileged (and made-up) teen who Jack "tutors"... until one day "Mikey" shows up for real, and all Jack's lies start coming true.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, dishonesty, youth, family relations, mischievous children, parents and children, nothing goes right, boy, lie, society, life turned upside down, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.6
 356
Santa Hunters (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Four children trIn Santa Hunters, Alex and his cousins Zoey (Yde) and Richard (Coronel) create an elaborate setup of traps to catch Santa on tape, but their plan backfires when they realize that seeing Santa will cause him to lose his Christmas ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, adventure, track down, youth, escapades, santa claus, friendship, imaginary, chases and races, heroes, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.0
 1K
Spymate (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Amelia, a young genius and daughter of a top secret agent, unknowingly invents a contraption that makes her the target of an evil scientist.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: spy, secret agents, adventure, heroes, save the world, working undercover, mad scientist, escapades, rivalry, danger, chases and races, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sneezing Baby Panda - The Movie (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mockumentary family adventure taking its cue from the YouTube viral video sensation. An Australian zoologist travels to China to find the baby panda - whose sneeze has been watched over 250 million times - in the hope that the star attraction will ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: panda, obsessive quest, save the day, disorder, escapades, chases and races, family, zoologist, zoo, travel, australian abroad, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Christmas Story 2 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The original traditional one-hundred-percent red-blooded two-fisted all-american christmas continues five years later with Ralphie, Randy mom and the old man. This time Ralphie has his eyes fixed on a car. But trouble is sure to follow.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: christmas, family life, family, eccentric family, youth, holiday, teaching the ways of the world, society, destiny, love, adventure, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Metro Chase (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This family comedy is about, Zack, an 8-year old American boy who is separated from his 18-year old sister, as they arrive in Paris for a family vacation. Seth, and friends track Zack down.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chase, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, disorder, danger, kids in trouble, child in peril, friends, family relations, silly humor, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Challenge (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Challenge is an action adventure/adventure comedy. Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen play estranged twins with very opposite personalities. Lizzie is very focused and driven, while Shane is more relaxed, but concerned about the environment. Both girls ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: twins, twin sister, adventure, island, competition, teenage life, ambition, rivalry, youth, contests and competitions, when the parents are away, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Nativity 3: Dude, Where's My Donkey?! (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This Christmas the pupils of St Bernadette's and their much-loved, madcap teacher Mr. Poppy are back for their biggest adventure yet involving fantastic flashmobs, excitable elves, Christmas carols and of course Archie the donkey! When their ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, rivalry, ambition, couple relations, teachers and students, couples, disorder, youth, contests and competitions, school, holiday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, dog, friendship, family life, friends, escapades, family, adventure, partners, chase, danger, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 997
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage boy, dog, mischievous children, teenage life, eccentric family, young heroes, nothing goes right, adventure, family life, disorder, pets, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The joke's on absent-minded scientist Wayne Szalinski when his troublesome invention shrinks him, his brother and their wives so effectively that their children think they've completely disappeared. Of course, this gives the kids free rein ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family, experiment gone awry, fish out of water, inventor, parents and children, nothing goes right, disorder, misfit, mischievous children, rescue, odd couple ...
Time: year 1997, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This sequel to the popular British comedy sees a new teacher (David Tennant) take over. When he enters his school in the National 'Song for Christmas' Competition, he and his pregnant wife, and the schoolchildren, embark on an epic road ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, contests and competitions, couple relations, disorder, couples, power relations, social relations, youth, mischievous children, ambition, school, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Christmas Caper (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Grinch-like thief retreats to her hometown in Connecticut after a con goes bad and gets stuck baby-sitting her niece and nephew until their parents can make it home for Christmas. She spends most of her time devising ways to even the score with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: disorder, family life, homecoming, crime gone awry, love and romance, dishonesty, family relations, christmas, small town life, small town, youth, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
K-9 Adventures: Legend of the Lost Gold (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kassie and her friends stumble across an old, broken pocket watch they begin an unexpected journey to unlock the secret of the legendary Garrison Gold. They'll have to solve riddles and follow clues to find the lost treasure. With the help ...
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, escapades, best friends, youth, pets, young heroes, journey, friendship, rivalry, family, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Drake & Josh Go Hollywood (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Drake and Josh accidentally send their little sister Megan on a plane to L.A., they soon find themselves in the middle of a dangerous situation.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: nothing goes right, cons and scams, when the parents are away, teenage life, prank, family relations, youth, siblings relations, on the road, good versus evil, once in a lifetime opportunity, airport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Doctor Proctor's Fart Powder (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Norway, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: By helping Doctor Proctor getting recognition for his amazing invention in a world quite different from ours, two lonely children gets help to stand on their own two feet.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: rivalry, friendship, imaginary, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, youth, good versus evil, disorder, adventure, family relations, silly humor, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Rascals on the Road (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four kids - Eugen, Wrigley, Bäschteli and Eduard - leave for an adventure around Switzerland, searching for the fabulous treasure of Titicaca Lake, discovered by Fritzli Bühler.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, treasure hunt, friends, adventure, on the road, escapades, mountain, leaving home, youth, journey, farmer, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
No Limit Kids: Much Ado About Middle School (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Comedy - Bill Cobbs, Lee Meriwether, Blake Michael
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, school, save the day, youth, friends, family, theater, reconciliation, self esteem, society, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
College Road Trip (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When an overachieving high school student decides to travel around the country to choose the perfect college, her overprotective cop father also decides to accompany her in order to keep her on the straight and narrow.
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: road trip, family relations, on the road, family, parents and children, nothing goes right, father daughter relationship, teenage life, coming of age, youth, disorder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana, illinois, pittsburgh, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 67
Bored Silly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: What starts out as a boring day for Bobby, Johnnie and Chuck quickly escalates into a riotous backyard adventure. A swarming beehive, a lawn mower with a mind of its own, a mysterious junkman and the neighborhood bully are just some of the hilarious ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, young heroes, mischievous children, adventure, teenage life, youth, buddies, disorder, small town, summer vacation, heroes, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Luck of the Irish (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, adventure, teenage life, friendship, family life, child as adult, youth, basketball, danger, family, imaginary, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%