Movies like Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again

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Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again (1990)
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Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The classic comic book characters created by John L. Goldwater are brought to tv in a slightly older version. Here the characters are adults returning to their high school reunion and remembering old times and romances from good old Riverdale High
Plot: love triangle, single father, library, high school reunion, reunion, toaster, water gun, ice cream parlor
Time: 90s, 1990s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and realistic films with plots about disorder, family, family relations, youth, mischievous children, friends and dog mostly in Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again: Down and Derby (2005), House Arrest (1996), Annie: A Royal Adventure! (1995), Man of the House (1995), Dennis the Menace (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Down and Derby (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A local Pinewood Derby competition transforms an average group of dads into overzealous rivals desperate to build the winning car. As egos swell, the kids are lucky if they get to pick the paint color. While the dads are busy with outlandish ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ambition, rivalry, disorder, contests and competitions, family, athlete's life, child as adult, parents and children, family life, optimism, small town, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Barricade the doors. Lock the windows. Because he's baaaack. That one-boy wrecking crew, Dennis the Menace, returns for more mischief and mayhem. Based on the comic strip and TV show about a mischievous little boy with a gift for the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: mischievous children, family relations, youth, family, save the day, aging, dishonesty, disorder, suburbs, parents and children, cons and scams, silly humor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.9
 8K
House Arrest (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: High-schooler Grover Beindorf and his younger sister Stacy decide that their parents, Janet and Ned, are acting childishly when they decide to divorce after 18 years of marriage, so they lock them up in the basement until they'll sort out their ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: husband wife relationship, divorce, family relations, family, family problems, parents and children, family life, couples, children, love, dysfunctional family, hostage ...
Time: 90s
Place: hawaii, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Annie: A Royal Adventure! (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Annie is back! Along with her friends Molly, Hannah, her dog Sandy, and her wealthy father Oliver Warbucks. They take a trip to England where Oliver Warbucks is going to be Knighted by the King. Annie and the gang stumbles onto a wicked scheme led ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, intrigue, adventure, family relations, friends, disorder, show tunes, rivalry, mischievous children, dishonesty, youth, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Man of the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben Archer is not happy. His mother, Sandy, has just met a man, and it looks like things are pretty serious. Driven by a fear of abandonment, Ben tries anything and everything to ruin the "love bubble" which surrounds his mom. However, ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: parents and children, single parent, mischievous children, family problems, family relations, family, opposites attract, dysfunctional family, male bonding, male friendship, child as adult, family life ...
Time: 90s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Dennis the Menace (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mr. Wilson's ever-present annoyance comes in the form of one mischievous kid named Dennis. But he'll need Dennis's tricks to uncover a collection of gold coins that go missing when a shady drifter named Switchblade Sam comes to town.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: mischievous children, prank, family, when the parents are away, friendship, nothing goes right, children, neighbor, suburbs, criminal, runaway, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.9
 245
Fatty Finn (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The time is the 1930's. Australia like the rest of the world is in the grip of depression. For Aussie's one man lifted their spirits, Don Bradman. Arguably one of the greatest sportsmen of any sport, The Don's cricketing prowess was a ...
Plot: embarrassment, bully, skinny dipping, butt naked, police officer, nudity (full frontal - brief), children, male nudity, boy
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Beethoven's 3rd (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Everyone's favorite St. Bernard returns in this family film about man's best friend. Richard Newton, his wife Beth and kids Brennan and Sara shove off in their camper for a road trip. Along the way, they gain a new passenger: slobbery ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, family life, pets, human dog relationship, parents and children, reunion, silly humor, disorder, nothing goes right, family, escapades, mischievous children ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 4.5
 231
One Small Hero (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Joey Cooper is a small boy who wants more than anything to be a member of the "Wilderness Club." But he has failed over and over again to pass the test and was not allowed to join. But when Joey gets home after his latest failure, he finds ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, anti heroes, escapades, rivalry, heroes, daring rescue, save the day, danger, against the odds, adventure, anti hero, in the woods ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Meet the Deedles (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two surfers end up as Yellowstone park rangers and have to stop a former ranger who is out for revenge.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: twins, adventure, summer camp, teenage life, wilderness, friends, partners, park, mistaken identity, stupidity, vengeance, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.5
 214
Magic Kid II (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kevin Ryan is Hollywood's leading teen heartthrob. He's the star of "Ninja Boy," a hot Martial Arts TV series. The trouble starts when Kevin decides he wants to leave the hit show, so that he can go to high school and lead a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: martial arts, child martial arts, youth, mischievous children, family, rivalry, showbiz, disorder, friends, nightclub, dog, rooftop ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Problem Child 2 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Junior and his father, Ben, move from Cold River to Mortville. Junior becomes threatened by Ben's desire to date again and find a new mother for Junior, and sabotages each of his dates.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: farce, prank, mischievous children, problem child, child, vomiting, spoiled brat, neighborhood, single parent, fall in love, parents and children, family ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Little Miss Millions (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Private detective Nick is hired to bring back Heather, who ran away from her stepmother to find her real mother.
Plot: runaway, friends, kidnapping, road trip, mother, chase, child protagonist, santa claus, teenage girl, evil stepmother, rich girl, private detective ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Beethoven's Big Break (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Eddie, a struggling animal trainer and single dad suddenly finds himself the personal wrangler for a large and lovable St. Bernard whose fabulous movie "audition" catapults the dog to stardom. However, a trio of unscrupulous ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: filmmaking, pets, dog, disorder, danger, rescue, hollywood, fish out of water, adventure, odd couple, mischievous children, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Tucker Therapy (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to win a promotion at work, a frustrated father tricks his dysfunctional family into a week of family therapy.
Style: feel good, sincere, humorous, captivating, christian film
Plot: reunion, dysfunctional family, love, camping, therapy, awkward, survival, divorce, camp, save the day, faith based, dysfunctional ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Richie Rich: A Christmas Story (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After getting blamed for spoiling Christmas, the richest kid in the world wishes he'd never been born. Unfortunately, a wishing machine, invented by professor Keenbean, picked up the wish and made it come true. Now Richie finds himself in a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, family life, parallel world, imaginary, family, mischievous children, misfit, disorder, youth, mud, snow, pig ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 29K
Problem Child (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ben Healy (John Ritter) and his social climbing wife Flo adopt Junior a fun-loving seven year old. But they soon discover he's a little monster as he turns a camping trip, a birthday party and even a baseball game into comic nightmares. But is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, idiotic, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mischievous children, adoption, farce, disorder, troublemaker, dark humor, kidnapping, parents and children, brat, best friends, friends, spoiled brat ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Town Christmas Forgot (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An urban family that can’t seem to get along gets stranded in a remote, impoverished lumber town two days before Christmas. When they become involved in the town’s home-grown Christmas pageant, they not only help solve the town’s problems but ...
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous, touching
Plot: christmas, interracial friendship, stranded, old man, mayor, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, party, abandoned mine, car breakdown, intergenerational friendship, contest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Boys Will Be Boys (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two young brothers talk their strict father Lloyd Clauswell into allowing them to babysit themselves for the first time while their parents attend a corporate barbecue...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, police detective, twins, danger, family, nothing goes right, silly humor, family gatherings, eccentric family, mischievous children, young heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 65K
Richie Rich (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billionaire heir Richie Rich has it all, including Reggie Jackson as a batting coach and Claudia Schiffer as a personal trainer -- but no playmates. What's more, scoundrel Laurence Van Dough is scheming to take over the family empire. Uh-oh! ...
Style: light, humorous, sincere, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, youth, friendship, children, rich and poor, missing person, family, heroes, mischievous children, cons and scams, conspiracy, wealth ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Parent Trap II (1986)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two best friends plot to get their single parents together to stop one of them from moving to New York.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: single parent, summer school, youth, family relations, moving, horse riding, twins, marriage, jealousy, reunion, yacht, family ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Problem Child 3: Junior in Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Chapter 3 of the Problem Child trilogy features pre-teened Junior in love with a classmate that won't even notice him, but does notice three other boys who are rivals to Junior. This means war!
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, farce, dentist, nurse, doctor, problem child, child, spoiled brat, parents and children, friends, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Life with Mikey (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Michael Chapman was once a child TV star. But when he grew up, he couldn't get work. So he and his brother, Ed start their own talent agency that specializes in child acts. They can't seem to find the next big thing and they have to deal ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: christmas, talent agent, precocious child, tv commercial, family, youth, single parent, artists and showbiz, actor's life, mischievous children, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 90s, future, 80s
Place: new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Dennis the Menace (1987)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: This movie puts Henk Ketcham's comic figure 'Dennis' into real life: While digging in his front garden, Dennis finds a big bone. To prove it's from a dinosaur, he persuades his father to invite an old buddy of him, Bowen Skyler ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: small town, mischievous children, family relations, friends, disorder, suburbs, young heroes, youth, family, garden, jeep, job interview ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Slappy and the Stinkers (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Five 2nd-grade kids who don't follow strict rules by their school principal Brinway are dubbed "Stinkers" by him. On the class visit to an aquarium the Stinkers decide that a sea lion called Slappy doesn't feel too good there, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: school, rescue, family relations, sea lion, misfit, pets, danger, daring rescue, underdog, family, dedicated educator, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Leave It to Beaver (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cleavers are an all-American family living in Ohio - wise father Ward, loving mother June, teen-age son Wally and 8-year-old "Beaver" Theodore. Beaver hopes to get a bike as a gift from his father and to please him tries out for his school ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, melancholic, satirical ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: when the parents are away, family relations, family, family life, parents and children, prank, nothing goes right, mischievous children, child as adult, fish out of water, friendship, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1990s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 10K
First Kid (1996)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Some say that to be the leader of a country is one of the loneliest jobs in the world. But being the child of a world leader can be doubly so. Constantly surrounded by security officers, restricted in movements and having almost every waking moment ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: white house, bodyguard, usa president, friendship, family, fish out of water, mischievous children, secret agents, secret agent, shopping mall, boxing, president ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Three Stooges (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While trying to save their childhood orphanage, Moe, Larry and Curly inadvertently stumble into a murder plot and wind up starring in a reality TV show.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: farce, escapades, disorder, friends, silly humor, nothing goes right, adventure, buddies, save the day, goofy hero, chase, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Larger Than Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Motivational Speaker Jack Corcoran is determined to get his career off the ground, but the biggest gigs he can get are the ones nobody wants. Then one day, he receives a telegram that his circus clown father has passed away, and has left a ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, rescue, on the road, nothing goes right, animal life, goofy hero, fish out of water, inheritance, hitchhiker, elephant, adventure, animals ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 27K
Good Burger (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two hapless youths lead their burger joint in a fight against the giant fast-food chain across the street.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: fast food restaurant, friendship, rivalry, competition, family, screwball, friends, teenage life, cooking and food, partners, love and romance, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%