Movies and TV shows like Hank Zipzer

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Hank Zipzer (2014)
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Hank Zipzer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
TV show
Story: 12-year-old Henry ‘Hank’ Zipzer is a smart and resourceful boy with a unique perspective on the world. Hank has dyslexia, and when problems arise, he deals with them in a way no-one else would – putting him on a direct collision course with his teachers and parents, who don’t seem to appreciate his latest scheme as much as he thought they would... But, Hank always remains positive and convinced that the next big plan will deliver – after all, tomorrow is another day!
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, feel good, clever, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: coping, teenage life, friendship, youth, teachers and students, family relations, disability, parents and children, dyslexia, family, friends, misfit, power relations, overalls
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and semi serious films and TV series with plots about youth, family, family relations, teenage life, friends, parents and children and family life mostly in Comedy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Hank Zipzer: Naturally, Sadie (2005), How to Be Indie (2009), The Bill Engvall Show (2007), A Sudden Text (2014), Babysitters Beware (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family relations, family, high school life, animal life, teachers and students, parents and children, siblings relations, high school, nature, teenager, disney, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
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95%
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
Plot: friends, friendship, youth, teachers and students, social relations, coming of age, school, middle school, high school friend, power relations, best friends, live action
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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How to Be Indie (2009)
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 ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: teenage life, school, family relations, youth, lifestyle, family life, parents and children, social relations, eccentric family, friendship, rivalry, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bill Engvall Show (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Bill Engvall Show is a sitcom which ran on TBS from July 17, 2007 to September 5, 2009. The series starred comedian Bill Engvall and was written and created by Engvall and Michael Leeson. The series was canceled on September 25, 2009. On June ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, friends, parents and children, couples, suburbs, therapist, father son relationship, marriage, society, love, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Sudden Text (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Maude, Jennifer, Melanie, Vincent, and Sami navigate adolescence and the ups and downs of high school in a changing digital world amid the emergence of social media. The group gathers their talents and passions around the common project of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, parents and children, youth, family relations, best friends, teenage life, coming of age, high school, family life, party, arranged marriage, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 ...
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Audience: family outing, kids
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a 10-year-old girl Dawn Haley whose sibling rivalry with her three brothers is heightened by the fact that they are quadruplets.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sitcom, captivating, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, siblings relations, family life, parents and children, family, family relations, children, twins, brother brother relationship, brother sister relationship, kids and family, large family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Girl Meets World (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of relatable and adventurous Riley Matthews, the tween daughter of Cory and Topanga Matthews, and her bold best friend Maya as they traverse the twists and turns of teenage years at Manhattan's John Quincy Adams Middle School ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, school, youth, family values, supportive parent, parents and children, teenage life, self discovery, teachers and students, teenager, middle school, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mr. Troop Mom (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Mortified (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mortified was an Australian children's television series, co-produced by the Australian Children's Television Foundation and Enjoy Entertainment for the Nine Network Australia, Disney Australia and the BBC. The series premiered on 30 June ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: family relations, friendship, eccentric family, teenage life, obsession, popularity, family, youth, lifestyle, parents and children, family life, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
So Little Time (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: So Little Time is an American sitcom starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen that aired on Fox Family. The first half of the series aired from June 2, 2001, to August 15, 2001. The series then went on a four-month hiatus owing to network management ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, teenage life, youth, best friends, high school life, teenage love, divorced parents, family life, family, high school, twin sister, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Darcy's Wild Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Darcy's Wild Life is an American-Canadian television series, filmed during 2004-2006, and broadcast on Discovery Kids and the Family Channel. The show revolves around Darcy Fields, the daughter of an eccentric actress who decides to move away ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Max Embarrassing 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, light
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Romeo! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.2
 182
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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Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Max Embarrassing (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
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Audience: family outing, kids, teens
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Cousin Skeeter (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cousin Skeeter is an American children's television show, which ran on Nickelodeon from 1998 to 2001. It starred Robert Ri'chard as Bobby, a young boy whose life changed when his strange cousin Skeeter came to live with his family. With ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
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Cool Dog (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jimmy lives in the tranquil town of Eagle Rock, Louisiana, with his father, stepmother and his best friend Rainy, a German Shepherd. When Jimmy's father gets a promotion, the family must relocate to an apartment in New York City that has a ...
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Cory in the House (2007)
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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Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Me and My Monsters (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: feel good, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mr. Belvedere (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Brothers Garcia (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Golden Winter (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
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Wendell and Vinnie (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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