Movies like The Brothers Lionheart

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The Brothers Lionheart
Original name: Bröderna Lejonhjärta
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Iceland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 9-year old Karl Lejon, 'Skorpan' is suffering from tuberculosis and knows that he will die soon. But his older brother Jonathan tries to comfort him by promising that they one day will meet in Nangijala, a magic country beyond the stars. Jonathan dies soon after in a house fire and Skorpan also passes away not long after. They meet in Nangijala, a country divided into the Cherry Blossom Valley and the Briar-Bush Valley. The people in the later are oppressed by the black knight Tengil and his dragon Katla. The two brothers, who now call themselves Jonathan and Karl Lion Heart, decide to help the freedom fighters against the oppression.
Style: epic, atmospheric, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: rebelliousness, adventure, afterlife, heroic mission, good versus evil, family, escapades, heroes, rebellion, siblings relations, child illness, reunion, rivalry, family relations, sibling relationship, child hero, single parent, brother, supernatural, knight, death by fire, oppression, sick child, house fire, death of child ...
Time: 1910s, middle ages, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe
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Ronia: The Robber's Daughter
Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Sweden, Norway
126 min.
 7.3
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
USA, UK
130 min.
 8.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and semi serious films with plots about adventure, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth, danger and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like The Brothers Lionheart: Pippi Longstocking (1969), Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984), Pippi Goes on Board (1969), Pippi in the South Seas (1970), Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pippi Longstocking
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Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous
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Ronia: The Robber's Daughter
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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Place: europe, sweden
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    User:   99%
 
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Pippi Goes on Board
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This is the film version which is a compilation of the 1969 TV Series shown in 13 parts. It is therefore technically the "first" Pippi Långstrump film, although it wasn't released as a film until 1973. Pippi lives alone in ...
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Pippi on the Run
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Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   55%
 
The Legend of Galgameth
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    User:   61%
 
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Duration: 83 min.
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    User:   57%
 
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
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Style: serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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System:   52%
    User:   49%
 
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    User:   58%
 
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The Neverending Story II: The Next Chapter
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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Story: Once again, Bastian is transported to the world of Fantasia which he recently managed to save from destruction. However, the land is now being destroyed by an evil sorceress, Xayide, so he must join up with Atreyu and face the Emptiness once more.
Style: stylized, feel good, semi serious, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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    User:   43%
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, atmospheric, scary
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, near future, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: england, europe
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System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
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Eragon
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
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Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on "Prince Caspian" and "Voyage of the Dawn Treader". Prince Caspian escapes his uncles assassination attempt and call for the aid of four young children from our world. Then, they go for a voyage over the sea to find six ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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    User:   37%
 
Dawn of the Dragonslayer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dawn of the Dragonslayer tells the story of Will (Richard McWilliams), a shepherd's son whose land is ravaged by a dragon.
Style: serious, sentimental, epic, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, vengeance, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth, deadly creature, young lovers, obsessive quest ...
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    User:   33%
 
The Silver Chair
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Eustace, along with a new companion named Jill Pole, is brought back to Narnia. The pair are told by Aslan they must search for King Caspian's missing son, Prince Rillian.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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    User:   35%
 
Knights of Bloodsteel
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The adventure is set in the sorcerous land of Mirabilis, where a populace of elves, goblins, dwarves and humans hanker for the mystical element Bloodsteel; an ore with magical ability-giving properties. When a ruthless band of soldiers led by the ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, master villain, master warrior, superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, oracle, goblin, sorceress, elf, dragon ...
Time: 90s
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System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
Five Children and It
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, gothic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, family, young heroes, parents and children, adventure, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, wish fulfillment, fairy, good versus evil, fish out of water ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
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System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
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Inkheart
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, book, family, father daughter relationship, fantasy world, young heroes, magic, escapades, wizards, betrayal, adaptation, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
Arabian Nights
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Turkey, Jordan, USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Scheherezade puts herself in danger to save Sultan Schariar, her childhood friend, from the madness that has gripped him since the death of his cheating wife at his own hands.
Style: epic, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: parents and children, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, rivalry, vengeance, murder, danger, dishonesty ...
Place: middle east
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System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
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Shapeshifter
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex Brown inherits the awesome task of saving his ex-secret agent parents and protecting the planet from evil powers bent on controlling the world's plutonium supply. To do this Alex uses his new found magical shapeshifting power.
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, young heroes, family, save the day, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth, superhuman powers ...
Place: romania
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System:   36%
    User:   40%
 
The Prince of Egypt
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This is the extraordinary tale of two brothers named Moses and Ramses, one born of royal blood, and one an orphan with a secret past. Growing up the best of friends, they share a strong bond of free-spirited youth and good-natured rivalry. But the ...
Style: stylized, serious, biblical, epic, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, slavery, destiny, adventure, redemption, religion, leadership, animals, talking animals, siblings relations, storytelling, god ...
Time: ancient history
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   37%
 
The Last Airbender
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, stylized, awful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, family, adventure, destiny, magic, master warrior, supernatural ability, betrayal, dialogue, death, fantasy world, fight scenes ...
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System:   36%
    User:   33%
 

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The Neverending Story III
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young boy must restore order when a group of bullies steal the magical book that acts as a portal between Earth and the imaginary world of Fantasia.
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Merlin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 182 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, fairy tale, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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