Movies like Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood

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Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood (1989)
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Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood (1989)
Original name: Bye bye chaperon rouge
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Hungary
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fanny lives in the forest with her meteorologist mother. One day on her way across the forest to visit her grandmother and great grandmother, she has three encounters that will change her life forever: an apparently kind and gentle wolf, a city boy and an ornithologist who bears a striking resemblance to the father who long ago abandoned her and her mother.
Style: thought provoking, serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: woman in danger, village, youth, in the woods, family, fighting the system, feminism, dangerous animal, legends and myths, danger, social differences, imaginary, deadly, wolf, forest, talking animals, teenage girl, little red riding hood, girl, grandmother, nightmare, loss of innocence, mother daughter relationship, innocence, psycho sexual ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hungary

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Most similar movies to Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, fairy tale and feel good films with plots about family, escapades, youth, imaginary, danger, family relations and adventure mostly in Family, Fantasy and Musical genres. Some movies like Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood: Tom Thumb (2001), Hansel and Gretel (1987), Magic Silver II (2011), The Great Land of Small (1986), Magic Christmas Tree (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tom Thumb (2001)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Poucet is a kid from a family of numerous children. The parents, too poor to feed them, decide to abandon them in the forest. Their, the brothers try to find their way out making fantastic encounters. This film is based on the French fairy tale ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: escape, forest, poverty, heroes, young heroes, youth, escapades, danger, life is a bitch, siblings relations, favoritism among siblings, little boy ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Mystical Adventures of Billy Owens (2008)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Billy turns 11 on November 11 he realises he is no ordinary boy.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, danger, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, heroes, youth, family, young heroes, wizards and magicians, birthday, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Red Riding Hood (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The high spirited daughter of the village lord and her mother have been living in the forest for seven years near her wise grandmother. They wait for her father to come home, meanwhile, her literally heartless uncle rules. He sells his soul for the ...
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: little red riding hood, twins, woman in danger, self discovery, imaginary kingdom, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, friends, show tunes, rescue, orphan, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Hansel and Gretel (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hansel and Gretel tells the tale of two young children driven from home by their scolding mother. Losing their way in the dark forest they stumble upon the cottage of a kindly old woman. But is this kindly old woman everything she seems...?
Style: fairy tale, humorous, stylized, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: curses spells and rituals, youth, adventure, siblings relations, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, evil witch, in the woods, parents and children, child in peril, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Magic Silver II (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the harshest winter in memory, and the gnomes' very existence is in danger. Eager to help, Queen Fjellrose betrays one of their strictest rules and goes out looking for the Blue Horn, a magical instrument that can alter the weather.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, light
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, heroes, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, save the kingdom, prophecy, dwarf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Great Land of Small (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two children enter a fantasy kingdom and are confronted by evil forces.
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, youth, rescue, family, danger, escapades, adventure, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, queen, king, goblin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Magic Christmas Tree (1964)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A boy is given a ring by an old witch, he uses the ring to bring upon a magic Christmas that grants him 3 wishes.
Style: offbeat, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary, thanksgiving, youth, adventure, disorder, hopes, curses spells and rituals, danger, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, misfit, countryside, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, friendship, family life, village life, village, legends and myths, fish out of water ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Night They Saved Christmas (1984)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An oil company is exploring two Arctic sites for oil. The needed blasting at the first site rocks Santa Claus' North Pole village. He realizes that any blasting at the second site will destroy his home. He enlists the aid of a woman and her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: disorder, wise man, village, friendship, legends and myths, family, rescue, escapades, danger, save the day, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Back to the Secret Garden (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A youngster living in a stately home discovers the magical garden Mary, Colin & Dickon stumbled across years before - but faces a battle with the housekeeper over whether to nurture it.
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, feel good, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, friendship, young heroes, save the day, obsessive quest, destiny, youth, escapades, imaginary kingdom, estate, secret, child's point of view ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
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The Snow Queen (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When Gerda befriends penniless Kay their growing friendship is cut short as one cold winter night a fragment of glass pierces Kay's eye, turning his heart cold. Enchanted by the Snow Queen he is swept away on her chariot over the glittering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, daring rescue, escapades, rivalry, youth, danger, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 293
Vincent and Me (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While sketching one day, 13 year old Jo encounters a mysterious art dealer who buys a few of her drawings and commissions her to do some more. Some time thereafter she reads a news story about a million dollar sale of some drawings of a young ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, crimes, heroes, forgery, hopes, dishonesty, adventure, performer's life, cons and scams, family, imaginary, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: amsterdam, canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Journey to the Christmas Star (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 13 year old kind-hearted Sonja arrives at a tiny village together with a company of bandits. But there is a curse on the village. A long time ago, the King’s only daughter Goldhair disappeared while searching for the Christmas Star. The Queen died ...
Style: captivating, fairy tale, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, winter, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, king, young heroes, imaginary, escapades, long lost daughter, evil witch, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Last Keepers (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This romantic fantasy movie is about two people who are the last survivors of an ancient line of goddess worshipers, who sell art at a shop. When their teenage daughter Rhea falls in love with a poetically inclined boy , she begins to develop ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: family, imaginary, supernatural, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, teenage love, painting, secret, witch, artist, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 344
Baba Yaga (1973)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: fairy tale, folk tale, stylized, semi serious, absurd
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: heroes, wizards and magicians, family relations, imaginary kingdom, missing child, kidnapping, family, escapades, good versus evil, obsessive quest, imaginary, sword ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Little Ghost (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Little Ghost lives in the castle over looking a small town and awakens for precisely one hour after the clock strikes midnight. Follow him on this adventure to see his first sunrise ever!
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, supernatural, youth, escapades, small town, family, small town life, danger, palaces castles and temples, social relations, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 320
Beanstalk (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young boy finds a crate of green beans. When they're planted, they grow a beanstalk to the clouds, where a castle of giants are habited.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: small town, giant, mischievous children, young heroes, danger, save the day, chases and races, family, escapades, heroes, youth, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 2K
Northpole (2014)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Northpole, the magical city where Santa and his elves live and work is in trouble. Families around the globe have gotten too busy to enjoy the season together, and Northpole depends on their holiday happiness to keep running. In the hopes of turning ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, captivating, humorous, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: fall in love, elf, parents and children, family, imaginary, christmas, save the day, youth, single parent, escapades, north pole, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jacob Two Two Meets The Hooded Fang is about a young boy who strives to be heard. He is nicknamed "Two-Two" for having to say things twice to be heard. One day, he decided to buy the groceries for his parents. There is a misunderstanding ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, offbeat, semi serious, gothic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: store, prison, island, danger, heroes, on the run, family, silly humor, escape, escapades, losing-it hero, showbiz ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Beauty and the Beast (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: To save her father, a girl who always puts others before herself promises to live her life in a lavish castle with a strange beast.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, touching, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, kids, family outing
Plot: beast, castle, forest, singing, opposites attract, love and romance, family, master and servant, adventure, unlikely couple, imaginary, dangerous animal ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 568
Puss in Boots (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cat belonging to a poor miller's son thinks up a great plan for bringing a title, wealth, and marriage for his owner. He begins to carry it out, using a few birds and rabbits as gifts for the king, his own wit, and a pair of boots that make ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, stylized, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fall in love, legends and myths, siblings relations, family life, family relations, friends, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, unlikely partners, partners, family ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 249
Monster Makers (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monster Makers is based on Tim Stoker's experience as a Monster movie geek. The monsters in an old non released movie come out of the movie and Tim and his friends in the real world must find a way to stop the monsters.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, scary ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: save the day, young heroes, supernatural, adventure, danger, youth, supernatural ability, family, escapades, parents and children, disorder, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.2
 1K
Vampire Dog (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: VAMPIRE DOG is a feature length family film about finding courage and discovering that you belong. Ace, a 12-year-old boy is new in middle school. His grandfather from Transylvania passes away at the ripe age of 99, and sends him his dog, Fang, to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, unusual plot structure, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, boy and dog, pets, imaginary, youth, family, pet dog, talking animals, talking dog, moving, drums, death of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny (1972)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Poor Santa Claus. This live-action feature finds his sleigh stuck in the sand on a Florida beach only days before Christmas Eve.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing
Plot: beach, santa claus, young heroes, ghost, mischievous children, heroes, save the day, danger, dangerous animal, pirate, parents and children, friendship ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Nutcracker (1993)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, a little girl named Marie falls asleep and dreams herself into a fantastic world in which her toys become larger than life. She meets up with the Nutcracker Prince who takes her on a journey to his kingdom and defends her from the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, stylized, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ballet, danger, family, young heroes, rescue, family relations, disorder, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, escapades, christmas movie, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tuck Everlasting (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In turn-of-the-20th-century upstate New York, Winnie Foster, a 12-year-old girl, discovers a family living in the woods near her family's home who never ages thanks to a magical spring they drink from and she is entrusted to keep their secret ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, immortality, aging, youth, family, imaginary, mysterious character, in the woods, friends, supernatural ability, philosophy, eternal youth ...
Time: 1900s, 70s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.6
 227
Mel (1998)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, the legend of Swanson Lake is kept by one man, Bill (Ernest Borgnine). And he's not about to surrender it! When Bill's grandsons come for a summer visit, they stumble into a big-time adventure ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: turtle, flying, children, family relations, friends, parents and children, youth, danger, rescue, heroes, family, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Nutcracker in 3D (2010)
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1920's Vienna, this is the tale of a little girl, whose godfather gives her a special doll one Christmas Eve.
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, semi serious, exciting, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, young heroes, adventure, godparent, good versus evil, escapades, danger, heroes, save the day, rivalry, disorder, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mom's Got a Date with a Vampire (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Hansen kids are in a jam. Adam and his best friend Duffy have gotten their hands on some tickets for the Headless Horseman concert, and his sister Chelsea has a date with her dreamy boyfriend Peter. The only problem is they're both ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, captivating
Audience: horror for children, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, family relations, parents and children, disorder, couples, family, youth, mischievous children, woman in danger, siblings relations, single parent, suspicion ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, giant, young heroes, legends and myths, escapades, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%