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, semi serious, feel good, light, clever and exciting films and TV shows about / with sidekick, heroes, friendship, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, dialogue, family and mentor plots mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sidekick: For a Few Dollars More (1965), Orgazmo (1997), Murder by Death (1976), Kim Possible (2002), Totally Spies! (2001), Kim Possible: So the Drama (2005), The Soup (2004), Fawlty Towers (1975), Chef! (1993), Peg+Cat (2013).
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Murder by Death (1976)
Comedy, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
USA
94 min.
 7.4
The Last Days of Frankie the Fly (1996)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
USA
96 min.
 5.4
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Insidious: Chapter 4 (2018)
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Canada, USA
103 min.
 5.7
Code Name: Dynastud (2018)
Action
USA
90 min.
 5.7

List of sidekick movies

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: witty, tense, stylized, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, track down, gunfight, beard, pot smoking, right hand man, sombrero, death, sidekick, piano, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: new mexico, texas, usa, mexico, arizona ...
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 6.2
 32K
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, not serious, offbeat, surreal, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, mormon, sidekick, fight, sex, pornography, fish out of water, innocence lost, wedding, secret, star, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, 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, not serious, realistic, disturbing, feel good ...
Plot: private detective, murder, parody, butler, riddles and clues, mansion, one night, dark and stormy night, guest, sidekick, mystery, reward ...
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, rough, realistic, sexual
Plot: sidekick, redemption, actress, love, gambling, filmmaking, crime, gangsters, strong sexual content, addiction, drug abuse, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 7.2
 19K
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, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, fighting crime, high school, teenage life, adventure, good versus evil, save the day, family, girl, female spy, school life, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 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: spy, high school, anti heroes, secret agents, secret mission, mentor protege relationship, studying, homework, teenager, university, fashion, super villain ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: beverly hills, asia, los angeles, europe, france ...
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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: humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: high school, prom, teenager, super villain, cheerleader, adventure, master villain, martial arts, secret agents, agent, rat, best friend ...
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 8.3
 6K
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting ...
Plot: comedian, chihuahua, dog, celebrity culture, studio, magazine, media satire, pop culture, showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 8.8
 72K
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: feel good, not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, hotel, farce, chef, tourist, goofy hero, family business, workplace situations, nothing goes right, disorder, obnoxious boss, workplace ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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 8.2
 1K
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, cynical, witty
Plot: sitcom, workplace, restaurant, chef, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, cook, cooking and food, power relations, boss and employee, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
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 7.9
 253
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: semi serious, feel good
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: youth, friendship, friends, sidekick, mathematics, problem solving, female protagonist, cat
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 5.6
 2K
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: humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, superhero, teenage life, heroes, young heroes, imaginary, youth, friends, best friends, sitcom, teenager, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Insidious: Chapter 4 (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Parapsychologist Elise Rainier and her team travel to Five Keys, N.M., to investigate a man's claim of a haunting. Terror soon strikes when Rainier realizes that the house he lives in was her family's old home.
Plot: haunted house, spirit, supernatural, father daughter relationship, ghost hunter, brother sister relationship, psychic, death penalty, dead mother, sidekick, abused child, flashback ...
Time: 1950s, year 2010
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Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Tad Jones, the most awkward explorer, must rescue his beloved Sara from a millionaire who is looking for King Midas' necklace.
Plot: explorer, dog, parrot, construction worker, sidekick, treasure hunt, car motorcycle chase, redheaded woman, elvis impersonator, first kiss, rooftop, mummy ...
Place: turkey, chicago illinois, istanbul turkey
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 7.3
 11K
The Mighty (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This tells the story of a strong friendship between a young boy with Morquio's syndrome and an older boy who is always bullied because of his size. Adapted from the novel, Freak the Mighty, the film explores a building of trust and friendship. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, social misfits, friendship, child illness, suit of armor, misfit, disability, knight, best friends, young heroes, heroes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada, Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set several years after the first film, Ariel and Prince Eric are happily married with a daughter, Melody. In order to protect Melody from the Sea Witch, Morgana, they have not told her about her mermaid heritage. Melody is curious and ventures into ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, good versus evil, coming of age, danger, adventure, ocean or sea, family, parents and children, dream ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1830s
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: prince, mermaid, princess, witch, imaginary kingdom, impossible love, good versus evil, father daughter relationship, spell, first love, family, fish out of water ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 304K
Aladdin (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Princess Jasmine grows tired of being forced to remain in the palace, so she sneaks out into the marketplace, in disguise, where she meets street-urchin Aladdin. The couple falls in love, although Jasmine may only marry a prince. After being ...
Style: feel good, humorous, fairy tale, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: genie, princess, unlikely couple, family, magic, desert, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, love, disney, rags to riches ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east, saudi arabia
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 5.5
 145K
The Mummy (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: China, Japan, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, gothic, intense, bad ending ...
Plot: supernatural, mummy, archaeology, immortality, adventure, betrayal, mythology, monster, tomb, doctor, king, one man army ...
Time: 2010s, 1930s
Place: egypt, iraq, middle east, big ben london
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Babar: The Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Children's book authors Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff's most beloved elephant comes to the big screen in this animated family tale. Elephant monarch King Babar tells the tale, that unfolds via flashback, of how a much-younger Barbar and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: village, childhood memory, rhinoceros, elephant, jungle, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, slavery, war, rescue, animal life ...
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 4.6
 5K
Samurai Cop (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Japanese organized crime imbeds itself within LA, the police turn to one man to take down the deadly Yakuza — Joe Marshall, aka "The Samurai." With his fearless swagger and rock hard jaw, The Samurai tears a two-fisted hole through ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, katana, womanizer, police detective, crime, strong sexual content, police investigation, gang, exploitation, buddy cop, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 69K
Super (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, though he lacks for heroic skills.
Style: dark humor, offbeat, semi serious, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: superhero, vigilante, blood, gore, drug dealer, comic book shop, party, violence, gory, vigilantism, heroin, humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Xena: Warrior Princess is an American–New Zealand supernatural fantasy adventure series that aired in syndication from September 4, 1995 until June 18, 2001. The series was created in 1995 by writer-director-producer Robert Tapert under his ...
Style: exciting, feel good, entertaining, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: feminism, legends and myths, friendship, adventure, ancient, good versus evil, sword fight, danger, roman empire, female warrior, master warrior, mythical creature ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, china, egypt, india ...
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 9K
Wizards (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An ambiguous battle between good and evil wages in a post-apocalyptic earth populated by netherworld creatures who have re-emerged after the nuclear winter. Two wizard twin brothers - the evil Blackwolf and the good Avatar - battle for supremacy. ...
Style: epic, surreal, stylized, futuristic, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, magic, surrealism, assassin, rotoscoping, twin brother, mutant, fairy, sword fight, robot, technology, heroic mission ...
Time: future
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Rock-A-Doodle (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Chanticleer is a foolhardy farm rooster who believes his crows can actually make the sun come up and shine. When the sun rises one morning without Chanticleer's crow, he leaves the farm in disgrace and runs off to become a rock 'n' ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, ridiculous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: chicken, rooster, good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, mischievous children, family, countryside, unlikely partners, young heroes, urban, rescue ...
Place: las vegas, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 98K
Robin Hood (1973)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With King Richard off to the Crusades, Prince John and his slithering minion, Sir Hiss, set about taxing Nottingham's citizens with support from the corrupt sheriff - and staunch opposition by the wily Robin Hood and his band of merry men.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: thief, prince, childhood sweetheart, folk hero, true love, archery, outlaw, robin hood, fox, legends and myths, bear, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, dungeon, europe
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The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: dragon, king arthur, camelot, sword, creature, adventure, good versus evil, knight, folk hero, family, young heroes, rescue ...
Time: middle ages
Is relevant ?
 8.5
 784K
The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, king, family, good versus evil, betrayal, righting the wronged, prince, redemption, jungle, pride and honor, tragic event ...
Place: africa
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Inspector Gadget 2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After capturing Claw, all the criminals have gone into hiding until, Claw escapes! Gadget thinks he will get the case, but everyone else has other planes. A new version of the Gadget project is unveiled in the form of G2. Strict orders are given for ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: gadget, good versus evil, family, goofy hero, mad scientist, master villain, odd couple, race against time, save the day, chaos and mayhem, heroic mission, chases and races ...
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 14K
The Great Race (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sport, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Professional daredevil and white-suited hero, The Great Leslie, convinces turn-of-the-century auto makers that a race from New York to Paris (westward across America, the Bering Straight and Russia) will help to promote automobile sales. ...
Style: epic, humorous, not serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: on the road, adventure, feminism, revolution, mechanic, adventurer, buddies, car race, goofy hero, destiny, old west, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, turn of the century, 19th century, 1920s
Place: alaska, new york, europe, france, usa ...
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