20 movies like Hairspray, ordered by similarity : Hairspray(2007), Girls Just Want to Have Fun(1985), Herbie: Fully Loaded(2005), Lady Bird(2017), Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam(2010), Toast(2010), The Outskirts(2017), It Runs in the Family(1994), Caterina Goes to Town(2003), Mes Petites Amoureuses(1974), Napoleon Dynamite(2004), Blondie of the Follies(1932) ...
A 'pleasantly plump' teenager teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.
Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.
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Janey is new in town and soon meets Lynne, who shares her passion for dancing in general and "Dance TV" in particular.
Comedy, Kids & Family
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Maggie Peyton, the new owner of Herbie, Number 53, the free-wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own, puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor.
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In 2002, an artistically inclined seventeen-year-old girl comes of age in Sacramento, California.
Musical, Comedy, Kids & Family
Musicians challenge rivals (Demi Lovato, Kevin Jonas, Joe Jonas) to the ultimate battle of the bands.
A boy (Oscar Kennedy) adjusts to his new stepmother (Helena Bonham Carter) while taking an interest in culinary arts.
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After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
It is now summer in the Parker family and the usual number of events is happening in their separate lives.
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Caterina, forced to leave her small town at the age of thirteen, faces the complications of living in the big metropoly of Rome.
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A study of minor events in the adolescence of a boy growing up in small towns. Daniel lives with his grandmother and, after one year of high school, has to go to live with his mother in the... See full summary »
A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
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Two young women find their friendship strained when one wins a role in a Broadway show, and the other's boyfriend begins to fall for her.
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A maverick dancer risks his career by performing an unusual routine and sets out to succeed with a new partner.
Ace Bonner returns to Arizona several years after he abandoned his family, Junior Bonner is a wild young man. Against the typical rodeo championship, family drama erupts.
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The program director of a German TV station desperately looks for a new talk master for the Late Show.
Fantasy, Comedy, Action, Adventure
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A newly fostered young boy in search of his mother instead finds unexpected super powers and soon gains a powerful enemy.
A young Shaolin follower reunites with his discouraged brothers to form a soccer team using their martial art skills to their advantage.
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Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
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A young naive woman falls for a handsome young man who her emotionally abusive father suspects is a fortune hunter.
A small-town beauty pageant turns deadly as it becomes clear that someone will go to any lengths to win.