Movies like The Main Event

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The Main Event (2020)
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The Main Event (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After discovering a magical mask, an 11-year-old aspiring wrestler enters a competition to become the next WWE superstar by using special powers from a magical mask.
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, humorous, light
Plot: supernatural ability, teenager, contests and competitions, wrestling, follow your dream, rivalry, friendship, family relations, rise to the top, sport, competition, mask
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to The Main Event

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, light and feel good films with plots about rivalry, friendship, contests and competitions, ambition, sport, family relations and family mostly in Comedy, Family and Sport genres. Some movies like The Main Event: Break Point (2014), Short Track (2008), Bagboy (2007), Splitting Adam (2015), Rookie of the Year (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Break Point (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jimmy Price is a reckless man-child on the last leg of his career as a doubles tennis player. When his latest partner drops him, he realizes he's officially burned all of his bridges on the pro circuit. He decides to make one last ditch effort ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: tennis, sport, rivalry, athlete's life, odd couple, ambition, contests and competitions, family relations, verbal byplay, underdog, siblings relations, male protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
Secret Society of Second Born Royals (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam is a teenage royal rebel, second in line to the throne of the kingdom of Illyria. Just as her disinterest in the royal way of life is at an all-time high, she discovers she has super-human abilities and is invited to join a secret society of ...
Style: entertaining, funny, exciting, breathtaking, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: royal family, friendship, teenage life, love and romance, supernatural ability, princess, best friends, palaces castles and temples, queen, duty, moral dilemma, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
 4.6
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Short Track (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carolinian Blake Beckett (Pepper Sweeney), the son of a stock car racing legend, is a 4-time short track racing champion. Blake never made it to the speedways of the National Cup Racing circuit, but surely he could still have a shot? The daily life ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, teenage life, family life, follow your dream, contests and competitions, youth, hopes, sport, rise to the top, parents and children, ambition, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.4
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Bagboy (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenager enters the competitive world of grocery store bagging.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: rivalry, rise to the top, ambition, youth, teenage life, family relations, competition, fired from the job, grocery store, escapades, friendship, rich and poor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Splitting Adam (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After accidentally stumbling into his uncle's mysterious "tanning bed", Adam learns the answer to all of his problems - multiple Adams. With his new collection of clones, Adam is hopping on one wild summer ride with an epic splash.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: family relations, teenage life, youth, disorder, family, cloning, technology gone awry, save the day, friendship, rivalry, danger, dream girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Rookie of the Year (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 12-year-old Henry Rowengartner, whose late father was a minor league baseball player, grew up dreaming of playing baseball, despite his physical shortcomings. After Henry's arm is broken while trying to catch a baseball at school, the tendon in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, inspirational, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: baseball, sport team, sport, contests and competitions, underdog, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, rivalry, ambition, hopes, follow your dream, major league ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Babysitters Beware (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Danny Parker is a good kid who loves his parents. But they have to go out on business dinners all the time, leaving him stuck with a sitter. It's not so bad when it's his favorite babysitter, Janelle but he also gets stuck ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: nanny, family relations, when the parents are away, parents and children, mischievous children, disorder, little boy, save the day, friendship, rivalry, friends, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.2
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Knucklehead (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film centers on a fight promoter (Mark Feuerstein) deeply in debt to his crooked rival. Desperate for a new fighter that will help him win back everything he owes, the promoter catches a break when a 450-pound church handyman (Paul "Big ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: wrestling, ambition, contests and competitions, buddies, athlete's life, friendship, against the odds, disorder, partners, lifestyle, adventure, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Battle B-Boy (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Directed by Frank Lin this movie tells the story of a group of talented but financially struggling B-Boys that join an underground fighting ring in Downtown Los Angeles that uses Hip-Hop music and Break dancing to battle for money. To save the life ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: follow your dream, rivalry, ambition, sport, underdog, hopes, contests and competitions, urban ghetto, martial arts, urban ghetto life, battles, hip hop ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Hot Flashes (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unlikely basketball team of unappreciated middle-aged Texas women, all former high school champs, challenge the current high school girls’ state champs to raise money for breast cancer prevention. Sparks fly as the women go to comic extremes to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: basketball, rivalry, sport, against the odds, friendship, contests and competitions, underdog, sport team, ambition, strong female presence, reunion, breast cancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 55
Now Hiring (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An out of work husband takes his wife's advice on exaggerating his work experience. When he does, he accidentally lands a job as a superhero. Now with no powers to speak of, he must become a hero as his city is threatened by a great evil.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: good versus evil, fish out of water, superhero, hidden identity, rivalry, save the day, fighting crime, goofy hero, supernatural, disorder, supernatural ability, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.3
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Level Up (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Four very different high school teenagers battle trolls, ghouls and a dark leader of them named Maldark in a video game that goes haywire and releases the battle into the real world (IMDb.com).
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, save the world, youth, rivalry, danger, parallel world, video game, friendship, supernatural, battles, humanity in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Impact Wrestling (2004)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Impact Wrestling is a professional wrestling television program for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. As of 2005, it airs weekly on Spike in the United States and Canada. On March 14, 2013, the company ended their almost continuous near-9-year ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: wrestling, ambition, fight for supremacy, sport, rivalry, contests and competitions, professional wrestling, graphic violence, cheating, uninhibited rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
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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, nothing goes right, mischievous children, parents and children, boy, lie, society, teenage life, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Ping Pong Summer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1985 a summer vacation in Ocean City, Md., changes the life of a shy white teen who's obsessed with table tennis and hip-hop music.
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, light, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, friends, contests and competitions, rivalry, vacation, friendship, youth, ping pong, sport, society, misfit, teenager
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Zeke and Luther (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Zeke and Luther is an American Disney XD animated sitcom about two best friends setting their sights on becoming the world's greatest skateboarders. The show stars Hutch Dano, Adam Hicks, Daniel Curtis Lee and Ryan Newman. Zeke and Luther is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: contests and competitions, follow your dream, sport, ambition, youth, teenage life, desire for fame, rivalry, mischievous children, family relations, friendship, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.9
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Slammed (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hilarity ensues when friends Jeff and Derek try to enter the world of back bar wrestling; where the most beautiful girls could beat the tar out of both of them without a second thought. Even with a little help from the notorious Buckle Girls, can ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: friendship, ambition, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, sport, hotshot hero, rivalry, contests and competitions, on the road, survival, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Talking Pony!?! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 16 year old JULIET BELLO lives on a ranch with her stepmother KIM and two irritating stepbrothers, CRAIG and PETE. Since her father died the ranch has been going downhill, until in desperation Kim has to entertain the offer from businessman ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family relations, rivalry, farm, prank, horse, ranch, parody, loss of wife, father son estrangement, allergy, man versus nature
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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1 Chance 2 Dance (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a 17-year old aspiring dancer is uprooted in her high school senior year, she finds herself divided between two boys, and she will have one last shot at making her dream a reality.
Style: captivating, emotional, light, sincere
Plot: dance school, one last chance, teenager, dancer, 17 year old, follow your dream, love triangle, rivalry, friendship, couples, family relations, high school ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Alone for Christmas (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a family visits Grandma's house on Christmas Eve, they leave their dog at home alone. And when burglars try to take the presents from under the tree, the dog must use every trick it knows to stop them.
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, talking dog, home alone, isolation, crimes, heroes, family, criminal heroes, dog, car accident, bulldog, burglar ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Devil's Kickers (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his parents separate and he loses his place on the soccer team, Moritz must put together a new team against incredible odds.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, teen comedy
Plot: friendship, family relations, mischievous children, parents and children, youth, rivalry, ambition, contests and competitions, soccer, disorder, parents separation, school ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Christmas Spirit (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cynical youth whose mother is about to lose her job right before the holidays is visited by a magical Christmas spirit.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family life, youth, family relations, unemployment, parents and children, supernatural, friendship, miraculous event, family, teenage life, angel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ready to Rumble (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two slacker wrestling fans are devastated by the ousting of their favorite character by an unscrupulous promoter.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: wrestling, friendship, ambition, athlete's life, follow your dream, goofy hero, underdog, down on your luck, disorder, buddies, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Born to Race: Fast Track (2014)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Danny Krueger is a twenty-year old drag racer who plays by his own rules. After winning a scholarship to the prestigious Fast Lane Racing Academy, Danny finds himself competing against some of the fiercest young drivers in the world. Tension soars ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friendship, hotshot hero, athlete's life, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, sport, hopes, power relations, reluctant partners, friends, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Angels in the Outfield (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Roger is a foster child whose irresponsible father promises to get his act together when Roger's favourite baseball team, the California Angels, wins the pennant. The problem is that the Angels are in last place, so Roger prays for help to turn ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, inspirational, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: baseball, sport, parents and children, hopes, ambition, wish come true, rivalry, underdog, angel, sport team, coach, magic ...
Time: 18th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their artistic dreams and avoid killing one another in the process?
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: overnight success, rivalry, writer's life, follow your dream, ambition, misfit, couples, friendship, blind ambition, hopes, society, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
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The FP (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two rival gangs fight for control of Frazier Park -- a deadly arena in competitive dance-fight video game "Beat-Beat Revolution."
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, contests and competitions, fight for supremacy, hip hop, crimes, society, friendship, profanity, uninhibited rivalry, urban, vengeance ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
We Are the Champions (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Divorced father without custody Torben, a former pro soccer player, concentrates on his talented son David's juniors poorly performing team. When the coach suddenly accepts another position, Torben gets his change 'for the time ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, light, feel good
Plot: coach, single father, father son relationship, football, loyalty, father figure, punishment, champion, sport, sport team, rivalry, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
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Elf-Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Elf is left behind by Santa to help rescue the Harper family from a lousy Christmas. The Elf and the family get more than they bargained for, as the kids help the Elf discover his special powers and true identity as a budding superhero.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, save the day, supernatural ability, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, danger, family, wish come true, miraculous event, magic, elf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Big Green (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a depressed Texas town, British foreign exchange teacher Anna attempts to inject some life into her hopeless kids by introducing them to soccer. They're terrible at first, but Anna and her football-hero assistant whip them into shape. As ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: soccer, school, athlete and trainer, sport, underdog, family, teachers and students, against the odds, small town life, high school life, human spirit, friendship ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%