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I Am Frankie (2017)
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I Am Frankie (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Starting at a new school in a new city with a new family, teen Frankie Gaines already has enough problems to deal with, but none of them compare to her biggest secret: she isn't human. When EGG scientist Sigourney Gaines constructs the android she calls Frankie, she smuggles her out of the laboratory and integrates her into her family before her boss, Mr. Kingston, can claim her for experimentation. Logical to a fault and more intelligent than her peers, Frankie must adapt to the emotional and unpredictable life of a normal teenager while concealing her true identity from all but her most trusted friends and family -- exposure risks capture and a return to EGG forever. Frankie finds support in her "younger sister," Jenny, and new best friend, Dayton, but unwittingly gains a rival in Tammy, the leader of her school's Brain Squad who becomes determined to learn her secret. The series began life as the Nickelodeon Latin America series "Yo Soy Franky," revamped for global audiences.
Style: touching, uplifting, feel good, sweet, captivating
Plot: secret, artificial intelligence, friendship, androids, school life, high school life, teenager, villain, social issues, supportive friend, social relations

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, feel good, humorous and touching films and TV series with plots about friendship, teenager, youth, friends, social relations, teenage life and high school mostly in Comedy, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like I Am Frankie: Alexa & Katie (2018), Don't Look Deeper (2020), The Kominsky Method (2018), Social Distance (2020), Riley Rewind (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Alexa & Katie (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Lifelong best friends Alexa and Katie are eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school. The pals confront a crisis that leaves them feeling like outsiders at a time when what seems to matter most is fitting in.
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, sincere, captivating
Plot: supportive friend, cancer, best friends, girlfriend, friendship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, teenage life, friends, schoolgirl, coping, understanding ...
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Don't Look Deeper (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 8 min.
TV show
Story: In near-future California, high school senior Aisha learns a dark secret about herself. She goes from dreams of graduation and college...to suddenly running for her life.
Style: captivating, psychological, thought provoking, twists and turns, exciting
Plot: artificial intelligence, teenage girl, teenager, father daughter relationship, school, coming of age, mother daughter relationship, secret, bad dream, cyborgs
Time: future
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The Kominsky Method (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An aging actor, who long ago enjoyed a brush with fame, makes his living as an acting coach.
Style: feel good, uplifting, touching, funny, captivating
Plot: older man younger man relationship, best friends, father daughter relationship, old age, gay joke, elderly, family relations, actor's life, lifestyle, relationship problems, actor, best friend ...
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Social Distance (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Shot in isolation, this tragicomic anthology series features both dark and funny takes on how people strive to stay connected while staying apart.
Style: anthology, captivating, light, funny, satirical ...
Plot: social relations, isolation, society, social problems, social isolation, connection, social satire, satire, long distance relationship, social issues, human
Time: 2020s
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Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A high school girl named Riley has the ability to travel back in time and uses this power to save her friend who commits suicide.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, high school, supernatural ability, youth, friendship, supernatural, life risking, teenage life, teenager, imaginary, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sydney is a teenage girl navigating the trials and tribulations of high school while dealing with the complexities of her family, her budding sexuality, and mysterious superpowers just beginning to awaken deep within her.
Style: captivating, light, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural power, telekinesis, lgbt teen, adolescence, teenager, small town, lgbt, female protagonist, love, youth, friendship, high school ...
Time: contemporary
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Crash-landed alien Harry takes on the identity of a small-town Colorado doctor. Arriving with a secret mission, he starts off living a simple life…but things get a bit rocky when he’s roped into solving a local murder and realizes he needs to ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, captivating, light, humorous ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Sister, Sister is an American television sitcom starring identical twins Tia Mowry and Tamera Mowry. The premise of the show was that the girls were separated and adopted at birth, one to a single mother, one to a single father, and have met again ...
Style: sitcom, touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, teenage life, high school life, parents and children, sister sister relationship, friendship, twin sister, eccentric family, lifestyle, youth, verbal byplay, teenage girl ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: A group of best friends creating a webcast while grappling with everyday problems and adventures.
Style: sitcom, funny, feel good, light, humorous ...
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, group of friends, problem solving, friends, coping, teenage life, friendship, high school, best friend
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Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: humorous, semi serious, retro, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
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Nano-love (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 47 min.
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Story: A nanotech android - called Nana - was created on the orders of a terminally ill Russian oligarch who intends to use her as a business spying tool using her ability of mind-reading and ultimately as a body-host for his own dying body. Externally the ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Leo is an ordinary teenager who has moved into a high-tech "smart'' house with his mother, inventor stepfather and Eddy, the computer that runs the house. Leo's life becomes less ordinary when, one day, he discovers a secret ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom
Audience: pre-teens, kids
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 43 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, serious, compassionate, thought provoking ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
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TV show
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Duration: 57 min.
TV show
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Style: witty, feel good, captivating, atmospheric, uplifting
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Style: feel good, talky, realistic, witty, humorous ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
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TV show
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Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic ...
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 29 min.
TV show
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Comedy
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TV show
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TV show
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