Sidekick movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sidekick movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, stylized, witty, semi serious and light films and TV shows about / with sidekick, murder, danger, friendship, rivalry, fight, vengeance, martial arts, crimes and violence plots mostly in Comedy, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
sidekick movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sidekick: Scene of the Crime (1970), For a Few Dollars More (1965), Orgazmo (1997), Murder by Death (1976), Henry Danger (2014), Peg+Cat (2013), Chef! (1993), Fawlty Towers (1975), The Soup (2004), Kim Possible (2002).

List of sidekick movies

Scene of the Crime (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tatort is a long-running German/Austrian/Swiss, crime television series set in various parts of these countries. The show is broadcast on the channels of ARD in Germany, ORF 2 in Austria and SF1 in Switzerland. The first episode was broadcast on ...
Style: exciting, witty, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime investigation, police, fighting crime, police station, riddles and clues, law enforcement, police investigation, danger, police detective, deadly, murder, police protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany, austria
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For a Few Dollars More (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Two bounty hunters are in pursuit of "El Indio," one of the most wanted fugitives in the western territories, and his gang.
Style: tense, stylized, witty, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, warrior, old west, gunfight, track down, suicide, rivalry, small town, gang, reward, duel, insanity ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, arizona, mexico ...
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Orgazmo (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Joe Young is a devout Mormon living in L.A. trying to raise enough money to go back to Utah and marry his girlfriend, Lisa. Joe is spreading the word about the church of Latter Day Saints one day when he's confronted by two burly bodyguards. A ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, surreal, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, pornography, fight, sidekick, sex, mormon, star, culture clash, innocence lost, misfit, showbiz, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, utah
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Murder by Death (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, disturbing, not serious ...
Plot: private detective, parody, murder, butler, reward, dark and stormy night, mansion, guest, sidekick, one night, riddles and clues, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s
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The Last Days of Frankie the Fly (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dreaming of ascending the underworld ladder and gaining revenge on his sadistic boss, Sal, a Mafia flunky, Frankie, tries to take a step in the right direction by "saving" an exploited, drug-addicted porn actress, Margaret.
Style: serious, sexual, rough, realistic
Plot: gambling, filmmaking, love, sidekick, redemption, prostitute, ambition, rivalry, drug abuse, addiction, strong sexual content, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Henry Danger (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When 13-year-old Henry Hart lands a job as Danger, the sidekick-in-training to superhero Captain Man, he must learn to navigate a double life balancing the challenges of 8th grade with the crazy adventures of a real-life crime fighter!
Style: funny, light, humorous, not serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: teenage life, superhero, family, young heroes, friends, heroes, sitcom, escapades, assistant, best friends, imaginary, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Peg+Cat (2013)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Meet Peg, a curious and spunky preschooler, and her feline companion, Cat, who will rely on math "to tackle social and relationship issues and everyday problems like cleaning up a messy bedroom," Rotenberg says. Some of their dilemmas may ...
Style: feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: mathematics, friendship, youth, friends, sidekick, cat, female protagonist, problem solving
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Chef! (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chef! is a British situation comedy starring Lenny Henry that aired as twenty episodes over three series from 1993 to 1996 on the BBC. The show was created and primarily written by Peter Tilbury based on an idea from Lenny Henry and produced for the ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, cynical, realistic
Plot: workplace, sitcom, restaurant, chef, staff, power relations, obnoxious boss, temperamental, couples, patronizing, sidekick, french ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, england
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Fawlty Towers (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fawlty Towers is a British sitcom produced by BBC Television that was first broadcast on BBC2 in 1975 and 1979. Twelve episodes were made. The show was written by John Cleese and his then wife Connie Booth, both of whom also starred in the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, feel good, realistic
Plot: hotel, sitcom, chef, tourist, farce, waiter, workplace, workplace situations, hapless, boss and employee, goofy hero, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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The Soup (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: With this satirical series, the E! Entertainment Network returns to a format they helped create with the popular '90s show Talk Soup. Only this time instead of just poking fun at talk shows, they're setting their sights on all things in ...
Style: biting, realistic, cynical, witty, not serious ...
Plot: comedian, dog, chihuahua, sidekick, tv show, media, young man, showbiz, geek, magazine, shooting, cat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Kim Possible (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Kim Possible is an American animated action-adventure comedy television series about a teenage crime fighter who has the task of dealing with worldwide, family, and school issues every day. The show is action-oriented, but also has a light-hearted ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, fighting crime, young heroes, high school, family, adventure, teenage life, save the day, girl, female spy, master villain, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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Totally Spies! (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: France, South Korea, USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Totally Spies! depicts three girlfriends 'with an attitude' who have to cope with their daily lives at high school as well as the unpredictable pressures of international espionage. They confront the most intimidating - and demented - of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: high school, spy, teenage life, espionage, secret agents, anti heroes, uninhibited rivalry, youth, island, danger, vengeance, undercover ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: beverly hills, europe, france, usa, japan ...
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Kim Possible: So the Drama (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Dr. Drakken has an evil new plot for world domination, but his ultimate success depends upon finding out KP's weakness which may involve a new hottie at Middleton High School named Eric, who suddenly sparks feelings in Ron about Kim that ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: high school, prom, cheerleader, super villain, teenager, undercover, high school life, take over, weakness, family life, heroes, teenage life ...
Time: 2000s
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Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Story: A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, romantic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: rags to riches, first love, arabian nights, genie, magic, princess, sultan, hustler, monkey, friendship, liberation, bread ...
Time: 18th century
Place: dungeon, middle east
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Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meet as boys in an English Boarding school. Holmes is known for his deductive ability even as a youth, amazing his classmates with his abilities. When they discover a plot to murder a series of British business men by ...
Style: clever, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, friendship, rivalry, mastermind, amateur detective, danger, investigation, private detective, sherlock holmes, adventure, mystery, teenage life ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1870s, future ...
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, egypt
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Roadside Prophets (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sid and Nancy screenplay author Abbe Wool makes her directorial debut with this tale of a factory worker name Joe (X front man John Doe) who hits the road on his Harley to scatter the ashes of a co-worker. Joined by wannabe biker Sam (Adam Horovitz ...
Style: road movie, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: desert, motorcycle, on the road, friendship, fireworks, harley davidson, obsession, hotel, obsessive quest, factory, adventure, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, los angeles, usa, las vegas, california
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The Young Vagabond (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: One of the great kung-fu film characters is "Beggar Su," a legendary Ching Dynasty figure who was also a member of the famous Ten Kwangtung Tigers. Little-known director Liu Shih-yu uses the best kung-fu actors Shaw Studios had to offer to ...
Style: biting
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, school, kung fu fighting, teacher student relationship, soccer, eavesdropping, soccer match, martial artist, ponytail, bank vault, training ...
Place: china
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The Lion King (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Story: Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle ...
Style: colourful, touching, disturbing, tense
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, prince, father son relationship, dangerous animal, talking animals, wilderness, animals, friendship, rivalry, destiny, fantasy world, survival ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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Gangsta. (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In the crime-ridden, mafia-governed city of Ergastulum, Worick and Nicolas are two "handymen" known as "Benriya" who would take any dirty job from either police or mafia -- for a good price. After an assignment from police the ...
Plot: eye patch, sign language, tattoo, telephone call, telephone, hypodermic needle, money, blood, silencer, stabbing, prostitute, stabbed to death ...
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Code Name: Dynastud (2018)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the year 2024, homosexuality has been outlawed by an extreme right-wing government. Only one extraordinary man can stop this wave of terror and repression, a superhero for our troubled times.
Style: satirical
Plot: kung fu, fistfight, sex scene, fight, sidekick, gay couple, transformation, homosexuality, scar, gay, gang, male nudity ...
Time: future
Place: canada
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Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renown detective, Sherlock Gnomes, to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, sweet, comic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: sherlock holmes, shakespeare, missing, search, gnome, crime, search and rescue, park, villain, private detective, disappearance, bridge ...
Place: england, tower bridge london
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Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, woman hits a man, strong man, death of boyfriend, ticket, moral dilemma, roundhouse kick, woman fights a man, stupid victim, gas explosion, cockney accent, female bartender ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s
Place: russia, tower bridge london, england
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Batman Unlimited: Mechs vs. Mutants (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Mr. Freeze turns Killer Croc and Bane into super-sized monsters, and they bash their way through downtown Gotham until the Caped Crusader and his team of heroes join the fight in their giant robot mechs.
Plot: masked hero, child, security guard, bird, masked superhero, giant robot, billionaire, motorcycle, young man, city, avalanche, masked man ...
Time: future
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The Cabinet of Dr. Ramirez (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Featuring music instead of any dialogue and set in a near Kafkaesque future, this loose remake of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari follows a bureaucrat whom mysterious Dr. Ramirez and his hideous sidekick want as their latest victim.
Plot: yuppie, sanitarium, crime scene, sidekick, threat, death, murder, telephone, doctor, insanity, city, homelessness ...
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Veera (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The hero falls in love with a girl and learns music for her. The girl's house is destroyed in a cyclone and the hero believes the girl is dead. He goes to the city and marries another woman. When his first love is alive and comes searching for ...
Plot: farce, money lender, bigamy, marriage, husband wife relationship, singer, singing contest, kidnapping, photograph, sidekick, village, debt ...
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City Hunter (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food.
Style: realistic, exciting, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, hijacking, private detective, one man army, cruise, womanizer, ship, terrorist, hostage, heroes, master criminal, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, hong kong
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Sorcerous Stabber Orphen (1998)
Genre: Action, Animation, Mystery, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Krylancelo Finrandi once attended the most prestigious school of sorcery on Kiesalhima continent, the Tower of Fang. He was sent there as a young child from an orphanage, along with another orphan girl called Azalie. Throughout the years, the two ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Plot: haunted by the past, apprentice, escapades, adventure, imaginary, partners, gory, wizards and magicians, magical power, headband, dragon, sword and sorcery ...
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Mackintosh and T.J. (1975)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Roy is a ranch hand and a drifter. He takes a young man into his care and helps him to grow up.
Plot: cowboy hat, justice, suicide, matador, modern western, rabies, warrior, tough guy, brawl, horse, juvenile delinquent, windmill ...
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The King of Paris (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Victor Derval is returning home after a performance when he is hailed by Lisa, a young Hungarian woman. Her motives are mysterious; is she simply a star-struck peasant girl, or an ambitious, manipulative aspiring star?
Style: avant garde
Plot: dream, actress, mirror, deception, love, ambition, father son relationship, bourgeoisie, fan, age difference, duel, actor ...
Time: 1930s
Place: paris france
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The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A chemical spill has caused the occupants of Beverly Hills to be forcibly evacuated. A retiring football player left behind, finds that the toxic gas emulating from the spill is a bogus front for a heist set up by fired police officers out to ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, humorous, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, race against time, heist, chase, car chase, on the run, danger, evacuation, heroes, dishonesty, toxic, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, california
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