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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (2012)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: School is out and Greg is ready for the days of summer, when all his plans go wrong. What on earth is he going to do all summer?
Style: humorous, touching, entertaining, sincere, feel good, realistic, not serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teen comedy
Plot: parents and children, mischievous children, lifestyle, diary, summer vacation, best friend, kids and family, friendship between boys, scout, schoolboy, misfit, childhood, brother brother relationship, first love, resort, teenage life, best friends, youth, friendship, friends, family relations, family life, suburbs, high school life, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, not serious and semi serious films with plots about family, friends, youth, disorder, family relations, friendship and mischievous children mostly in Comedy, Animation and Family genres. Some movies like Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days: Titeuf (2011), Marmaduke (2010), Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade (2003), The Proud Family (2001), Recess: School's Out (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Greg Heffley is headed for big things, but first he has to survive the scariest, most humiliating experience of any kid’s life – middle school! That won’t be easy, considering he’s surrounded by hairy-freckled morons, wedgie-loving bullies ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, funny, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: middle school, high school life, childhood, bully, cheese, teenager, child protagonist, popularity, diary, brother brother relationship, coming of age, peer pressure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, guatemala, new york
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Back in middle school after summer vacation, Greg Heffley and his older brother Rodrick must deal with their parents' misguided attempts to have them bond.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, high school life, teenage life, social misfits, family, friends, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, diary, middle school, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Cambodia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quiet teenage artist Rafe Katchadorian has a wild imagination and is sick of middle school and the rules that have been put before him. Rafe and his best friend Leo have come up with a plan: break every rule in the school hand book and as you ...
Style: funny, light, captivating, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, family outing, teen comedy
Plot: middle school, child protagonist, teenager, best friends, dream, romance, talent, escapades, children, school principal, painter, mother son relationship ...
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg's newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention.
Style: light, road movie, entertaining, funny, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: road trip, travel, trip, family, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family life, diary, boy, on the road, journey, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Third-grader Judy Moody sets out to have the most thrilling summer of her life.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, 3d animation
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, summer vacation, competition, mischievous children, young heroes, youth, theme park, disorder, escapades, family, friendship, redhead girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Titeuf (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Titeuf is a comic series created by Swiss draughtsman Zep (real name Philippe Chapuis) depicting the life of a young boy (the title's namesake Titeuf, "Tootuff" in the English translation) and his vision of the adult world & ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: young heroes, teenage life, introspection, nothing goes right, buddies, youth, disorder, teenage love, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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24%
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Marmaduke (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When Phil and Debbie Winslow relocate from their native Kansas to the sunny climes of Orange County, their big-hearted, havoc-wreaking Great Dane gets a taste of the dog's life, California-style.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: talking dog, talking cat, german shepherd, husky dog, animal life, family relations, friends, disorder, pets, family, nothing goes right, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Here comes a new film for a new school year. It is time to return to the Third Street School with Recess, already in fifth grade !. Gang discouraged to discover that have occurred in the school some unpleasant changes: there will be no pizza, no ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, light, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, adventure, youth, teachers and students, disorder, troublemaker, young heroes, school, halloween, elementary school, snitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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The Proud Family (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "The Proud Family" follows the adventures and misadventures of Penny, a 14-year-old African American girl who's doing her best to navigate through the early years of teen-dom. Penny's every encounter inevitably spirals into ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, sitcom, multicultural ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, parents and children, friendship, family life, youth, best friends, lifestyle, teenage love, siblings relations, high school, teenage life, r&b ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Recess: School's Out (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Recess: School's Out is a 2001 animated film based on the Disney television series Recess. This film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures and was released theatrically nationwide on February 16, 2001.It's the most exciting time of year at ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: school, summer camp, elementary school, friendship, adventure, family, troublemaker, friends, mischievous children, danger, buddies, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The show revolves around the lives of 8-year-old Arthur Read, an anthropomorphic aardvark, his friends and family, and their daily interactions with each other.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: childhood, parents and children, family relations, friendship, school, family values, youth, family, best friend, brother sister relationship, little girl, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Angelo Rules (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Angelo is a problem child and, with his two best friends, causes a lot of trouble in the neighborhood.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, teenage life, escapades, school, buddies, youth, young heroes, family relations, nothing goes right, family, disorder, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Moomins on the Riviera (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Finland, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Moomins along with Little My and Snorkmaiden had a sea journey that after storms and desert island dangers leads the family to Riviera, the place that takes their unity to the test.
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, 2d animation, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, eccentric family, parents and children, family life, social relations, family relations, friends, disorder, youth, family, escapades ...
Place: french riviera, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Dennis the Menace in Cruise Control (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: While on the cruise ship Dennis, Joey, Margaret, and Ruff find a princess who is being hypnotized, meanwhile two crooks are after the ring the princess wears.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: mischievous children, adventure, heroes, disorder, escapades, nothing goes right, save the day, odd couple, ship, suburbs, anti hero, ocean or sea ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Freddy Frogface (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Based on a classic Danish children's book by Ole Lund Kirkegaard. Being small doesn't make life easy for little ten-year-old Victor and his friends, who not only have to face a world full of stern grown-ups but also the town bully Freddy ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, friendship, disorder, best friends, obsessive quest, underdog, family, intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Rugrats Movie (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Tommy faces responsibility when Dil, his new baby brother, is born. As with all newborns, the child becomes a bane to Tommy and the rest of his gang. They decide to return Dil to where he came from, the hospital, but they get lost along the way. Can ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, colourful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, funny, not serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, deer, talking animals, forest, computer animation, disorder, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Angels Sing (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As a child, Michael Walker wished every day could be Christmas. That is, until a tragic accident crushed his holiday spirit. Thirty years later, Michael still can't muster any joy for the holidays, despite encouragement from his playful wife ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family relations, haunted by the past, family life, friendship, youth, mysterious character, parents and children, family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
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⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Fatherhood (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
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Story: Fatherhood is an American animated television series revolving around the Bindlebeep family and various happenings, inspired by the book of the same name by Bill Cosby. This was Nick at Nite's first original animated series. It has aired on ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, suburbs, family life, parents and children, society, school, dog, fatherhood, love, rivalry, friendship, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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19%
Care Bears: Journey to Joke-a-Lot (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Funshine Bear travels to Joke-a-lot where the people there crown him king.
Style: touching, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, imaginary, family life, disorder, family relations, heroes, youth, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas Is You (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When young Mariah sees a darling little puppy named "Princess" at the pet store, she suddenly knows exactly what she wants for Christmas. But before her Christmas wish can come true, she must prove that she can dog-sit her uncle's ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, sincere, touching, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, toddlers, kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, pet dog, new year's eve, christmas present, parents and children, dog, dream, girl, teenage girl, little girl, gift, child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Braceface (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Braceface is a Canadian animated series that aired on Teletoon in Canada, and on Disney Channel and ABC Family in the United States, as well as Pop Girl in Australia. It is produced by American actress Alicia Silverstone, and made by the Canadian ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, entertaining
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: best friends, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, high school life, family life, youth, single parent, superhuman powers, family, misfit, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Ivan the Incredible (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Poor Ivan Olsen is plagued by problems bullied at school and constantly pursued by a gang whose greatest pleasure is filling his pants with water. And when Ivan gets home, his dad doesn't have much sympathy for him either because he is crazy ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, offbeat
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: wish come true, disorder, imaginary, prank, rivalry, youth, parents and children, life turned upside down, family, superhuman powers, computer animation, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Casper: A Spirited Beginning (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A prequel to the first animated/live-action Casper feature, Casper: A Spirited Beginning introduces the friendliest ghost you'll ever know and explains how Casper met and befriended the other ghouls at Applegate Manor. After being stranded, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: ghost, fish out of water, friendship, single father, father son relationship, afterlife, teacher student relationship, misfit, young heroes, good versus evil, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Teacher's Pet (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Spot (Lane) is a dog who can talk and read. Posing as a human, he sneaks into school with his master Leonard (Flemming). Educational adventures ensue
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: mad scientist, pets, school, adventure, family, fish out of water, wish come true, friendship, secret identity, mischievous children, young heroes, rescue ...
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, family, mischievous children, buddies, friendship, friends, disorder, elementary school, orphan, escapades, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Happiness Is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Linus is pushed to his limits when he learns Grandma is coming to visit and plans on ridding him of his childish security blanket.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: youth, friends, family relations, pets, bittersweet, peanuts, kids and family, charlie brown
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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Open Season 3 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Boog, Elliot, and their forest friends return with an all-new adventure, this time in a Big Top Circus! The comedy begins when Boog's pals choose their family obligations over the annual guy's trip, and a disappointed Boog decides to take ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: computer animation, circus, switching roles, animal life, friendship, goofy hero, nothing goes right, rescue, buddies, escapades, friends, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
The Berenstain Bears (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A fun-loving family of bears whose love, loyalty and humour allows them to overcome any obstacle that finds its way down their sunny dirt road. They demonstrate time and time again that, no matter what the problem may be, the love, understanding, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sweet, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: bear, mischievous children, family life, parents and children, animal life, supportive parent, disorder, imaginary, escapades, friendship, anthropomorphic animal, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%