Movies like All Stars 1997

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All Stars (1997)
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All Stars (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Leading up to their 500th match, the late twenty-something members of a Dutch amateur soccer team have their intimate bond put to the test as they each find themselves facing increasing responsibilities off the pitch.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, soccer, sport, friends, ambition, sport team, contests and competitions, silly humor, buddies, screwball, cheating, friendship between men, closeted homosexual, football, aging, football team, twenty something, pubic hair, male friendship
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, netherlands

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about friends, sport, ambition, friendship, contests and competitions, underdog and buddies mostly in Comedy, Sport and Drama genres. Some movies like All Stars: Team Spirit (2000), Soccer Days (2003), Mike Bassett: Manager (2005), Shooting Stars (2002), The Marathon (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
All Stars 2: Old Stars (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In All Stars 2 Old Stars, the unexpected wedding of one of the boys means they treat themselves to an ‘old-fashioned training camp’ in the form of a long weekend in Barcelona. The match between Barcelona and Real Madrid is meant to be the high ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: road trip, silly humor, friends, friendship, introspection, midlife crisis, buddies, soccer match, soccer, disorder, on the road, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: barcelona, germany, france, holland, spain ...
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Team Spirit (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story centers around a group of friends (and girlfriends) who have been playing football together for over 10 years, and who are now getting everything ready for their 500th match.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, sincere, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, couples, ambition, couple relations, buddies, lifestyle, sport team, sport, friends, football team, male nudity, pubic hair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium
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51%
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Soccer Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A comedic romp that celebrates the power of friendship to turn your life around, Dias de Futbol introduces us to Antonio, an ex-convict and amateur shrink who convinces his pals that the best way to overcome their midlife crises and lack of success ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, marriage, starting over, follow your dream, ambition, athlete's life, sport team, introspection, rivalry, sport, lifestyle, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mike Bassett: Manager (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Mike Bassett: Manager is a British TV comedy series, which began transmitting from 29 September 2005 on ITV. It is a follow-up to the film Mike Bassett: England Manager, and stars Ricky Tomlinson in the title role, Steve Edge as his assistant, and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: soccer, ambition, sport, contests and competitions, rivalry, athlete and trainer, sport team, manager, underdog, couple relations, hypnosis, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Shooting Stars (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Fleury-Mérogis, un match de foot a lieu dans la cour de prison. Tibor Kovacs, un jeune Hongrois, fait des prodiges avec le ballon. Véritable virtuose du football, il rêve de jouer en équipe de France. Pour Manu, son compagnon de cellule, Tibor ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soccer, friendship, desire for fame, ambition, prodigy, buddies, misfit partners, intrigue, athlete's life, misfit, disorder, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Marathon (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 107 min.
Story: ‘The Marathon’ is a feature film which contains humour in combination with impressive drama. The garage of four jass playing, smoking and beer drinking mechanics is threatened to be closed. The ‘genius’ idea to run the marathon of Rotterdam ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sincere, captivating, semi serious
Plot: against the odds, sport, friends, mechanic, buddies, ambition, personal growth, friendship, contests and competitions, marathon, hospital, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Shooting for Socrates (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: SHOOTING FOR SOCRATES is a David Vs. Goliath set in Belfast against the backdrop of the 1986 World Cup. It tells the story of a momentous time in Northern Ireland's football history through the eyes of players, fans and the media. The film also ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, exciting ...
Plot: hopes, soccer, ambition, rivalry, youth, sport, contests and competitions, family relations, sport team, parents and children, underdog, soccer fan ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: mexico, ireland, brazil, belfast, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Match (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Match is a romantic comedy set against the story of a grudge football match between two pubs. The prize for the winner of the centenary match is the the closure of their opponent's bar. The Match was mainly filmed around Straiton in ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Plot: soccer, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, sport, underdog, romance, good versus evil, friends, family relations, city life, college ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Mike Bassett: England Manager (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mike Bassett: England Manager is an hilarious British Comedy that stars Ricky Thomlinson. Featuring Cameos from Barry Venison, Gabby Yorath, Atomic Kitten and Pele.When the England manager has a heart attack, footballs' top brass turn to Mike ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: athlete's life, soccer, rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, underdog, rivalry, contests and competitions, sport, sport team, athlete and trainer, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, england, europe, brazil, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Long Flat Balls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Six guys from Norway go on a trip to Germany to cheer on Norway in the world Championship of football. But it isn't easy to put their normal life aside, not even for football.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, captivating, neo screwball comedy ...
Plot: farce, disorder, buddies, workplace, misfit, goofy hero, workplace situations, employer employee relationship, friendship, overweight, football team, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Shot at Glory (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Scottish second division football team Kilnockie is taken over by American Pete Cameron. The new owner puts pressure on manager Gordon McLeod to improve the fortunes of the team, and hires first division player Jackie McQuillan.
Style: realistic, sentimental, inspirational, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, follow your dream, athlete's life, human spirit, ambition, lifestyle, against the odds, friendship, sport team, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry ...
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Cupid's Balls (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Norway
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Swedish Lucas moves from Stockholm to a small Norwegian town, and immediately falls in love with Susanne, the goal keeper of the local girls' soccer team. He becomes axquanted with the overweight, sex-fixated son of the coach. With him as a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, contests and competitions, teenage love, sport team, rivalry, fall in love, gain trust, social relations, ambition, youth, buddies, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Things to Do Before You're 30 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A smart, sexy and poignantly accurate comedy drama about a group of twenty-something friends desperately resisting the inevitable - adulthood and responsibility.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sexy
Plot: friendship, love and romance, youth, buddies, coming out, sport team, escape from reality, infidelity, friendship between men, gender, friends, football ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Play It to the Bone (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two aging fighters in LA, friends, get a call from a Vegas promoter because his undercard fighters for a Mike Tyson bout that night are suddenly unavailable. He wants them to box each other. They agree as long as the winner gets a shot at the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, talky, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friendship, sport, contests and competitions, hopes, athlete's life, underdog, boxing, ambition, love triangle, on the road, desert, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Swimsuit Issue (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wild bachelor party and an agonizing defeat in floorball awakens Fredrik's passion for male synchronized swimming.
Style: feel good, humorous, uplifting, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, self fulfillment, buddies, ambition, sport, sport team, youth, life is a bitch, society, family relations, swimming, underdog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Puck Hogs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Puck Hogs follows a men's recreational hockey team, The Puck Hogs, through a brutally hilarious weekend tournament. In the tradition of the cult classic This is Spinal Tap, Puck Hogs is a hocku-mentary comedy about ice-prone boys turning into ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, porno movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ice hockey, lifestyle, silly humor, buddies, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, sport, nothing to lose, sport team, underdog, stripper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Carlitos and the Chance of a Lifetime (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Carlitos is a heartfelt story about one young boy's fight for his right to play soccer, while keeping his very essence intact.
Style: uplifting, touching, feel good, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, ambition, prodigy, follow your dream, orphan, against the rules, boarding school life, hopes, disorder, self discovery, family, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Best of Times (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A small-town loser determines to have one more shot at the big time by winning a football game.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: american football, sport team, small town, social relations, friends, power relations, haunted by the past, small town life, against the odds, friendship, couple relations, high school ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Stag (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At his fiancée’s urging, a very modern Irish groom-to-be reluctantly agrees to a stag weekend with his friends, camping in the western wilderness of Ireland. Much to their chagrin, these modern men are joined by the brother of the bride, a crazy, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, bachelor party, buddies, friends, best friends, escapades, nothing goes right, wild ride, disorder, forest, friendship between men, heterosexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
When Saturday Comes (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy Muir comes from a typical gritty, northern town where there are only two options: working down the pit or in a factory. But Jimmy has other ideas - he dreams of becoming a professional footballer. Confronted by a bitter and unsupportive ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, bleak, sincere
Plot: friendship, follow your dream, contests and competitions, lifestyle, sport, underdog, hopes, rivalry, life is a bitch, society, athlete's life, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Trainer on the Beach (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Trainer Oronzo Canà is called to manage Longobarda, the team of a small town of Northern Italy, when it's promoted to the First Division. His only task is not to go back to the Second Division, but even the team's owner plays against ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: soccer, silly humor, sexual content, power relations, rivalry, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, small town, brazilian, football player ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Knucklehead (2010)
Genre: Comedy, 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, disorder, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, buddies, against the odds, friendship, lifestyle, partners, adventure, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Major League II (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Those Cleveland Indians are at it again! After losing in the ALCS the year before, the Indians are determined to make it into the World Series this time! First, though, they have to contend with Rachel Phelps again when she buys back the team. Also, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: rivalry, sport team, baseball, sport, underdog, friendship, athlete and trainer, americana, buddies, partners, hopes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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MVP: Most Valuable Primate (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jack is a three-year-old chimpanzee who has been the subject of a long-term experiment by Dr. Kendall, a researcher who been teaching Jack to communicate through sign language. ack scrambles onto the ice in the midst of practice for Steven's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chimpanzee, ice hockey, athlete's life, friendship, against the odds, sport, ambition, contests and competitions, underdog, youth, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Fever Pitch (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a man, a woman and a football team. Based on Nick Hornby's best selling autobiographical novel, Fever Pitch. English teacher Paul Ashworth believes his long standing obsession with Arsenal serves him well. But then he ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: soccer, sport team, teacher, sport, contests and competitions, couple relations, romance, ambition, opposites attract, fall in love, couples, relationship problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Shred (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: SHRED is a motion picture that tells the story of two washed up pro snowboarders from the 90s named Max (played by Dave England) and Eddie (played by Renee Renee) who attempt to cash in on the fantastic growth of the sport by starting their own ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: buddies, rivalry, friends, against the odds, ambition, lifestyle, skiing, human spirit, uninhibited rivalry, athlete's life, partners, underdog ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Necessary Roughness (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University is forced to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will they even win a single game?
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: american football, underdog, sport team, sport, college, human spirit, against the odds, hopes, rivalry, athlete and trainer, friendship, youth ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, ireland, new jersey, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Air Bud 3 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this second heartwarming and hilarious sequel to the popular favorite, Air Bud masters two new starring roles: soccer (real football) player and fatherhood. Loaded with laughs and cool soccer action, Buddy teams up alongside U.S. women's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: dog, golden retriever, sport team, ambition, friendship, rivalry, family relations, best friends, contests and competitions, pets, sport, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Good Luck (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bernard "Bern" Lemly (Gregory Hines) is fed up with being in a wheelchair and wants more out of life. Meanwhile, former football player Tony "Ole" Olezniak (Vincent D'Onofrio) is stewing after recently losing his sight. The ...
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good ...
Plot: hostage, disability, friends, hopes, sport, ambition, buddies, partners, rescue, misfit, adventure, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After Gordon Bombay's hockey comeback is cut short he is named coach of Team USA Hockey for the Junior Goodwill Games. Bombay reunites the Mighty Ducks and introduces a few new players, however, he finds himself distracted by his newfound fame ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: ice hockey, sport team, athlete and trainer, sport, underdog, family, competition, friendship, lifestyle, athlete's life, buddies, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iceland, los angeles, usa, europe, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%