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

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, youth, escapades, imaginary, danger, family relations and adventure mostly in Fantasy, Family 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, young heroes, heroes, life is a bitch, escapades, danger, youth, siblings relations, favoritism among siblings, little boy ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe
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95%
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, humorous, stylized, atmospheric, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: little red riding hood, self discovery, woman in danger, twins, imaginary kingdom, siblings relations, show tunes, family relations, friends, imaginary, danger, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, wizards and magicians, siblings relations, adventure, youth, danger, escapades, evil witch, parents and children, in the woods, family relations, child in peril ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, youth, family, escapades, danger, heroes, adventure, imaginary, save the kingdom, strong female character, snow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, imaginary, escapades, danger, rescue, adventure, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, goblin, rainbow, king ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: humorous, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, danger, curses spells and rituals, escapades, youth, adventure, wish come true, supernatural, family, imaginary, thanksgiving ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, friends, danger, family, rescue, save the day, adventure, escapades, heroes, village, friendship, legends and myths ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, sincere, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, hopes, danger, rivalry, youth, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: feel good, atmospheric, sentimental, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, friendship, imaginary kingdom, save the day, young heroes, obsessive quest, destiny, youth, escapades, estate, secret, child's point of view ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
 169
The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: feel good, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, mischievous children, youth, pirate, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, imaginary, adventurer, family, hopes, danger ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
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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, forgery, hopes, adventure, artists and showbiz, escapades, dishonesty, righting the wronged, cons and scams, young heroes, heroes, family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: amsterdam, canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Don't Look Under the Bed (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A girl calls on her brother's imaginary friend to banish a mischievous boogeyman who has framed her for his pranks.
Style: scary, semi serious
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: prank, high school, vandalism, teenage life, youth, mysterious place, small town, track down, small town life, legends and myths, high school life, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, evil witch, long lost daughter, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Mystical Adventures of Billy Owens (2008)
Genre: 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, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, danger, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, young heroes, heroes, wizards and magicians, youth, family, birthday, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: family, imaginary, supernatural, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, teenage love, painting, secret, artist, witch, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ 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, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, youth, supernatural, family, escapades, small town life, small town, social relations, young heroes, heroes, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, imaginary kingdom, missing child, kidnapping, family relations, wizards and magicians, imaginary, family, good versus evil, obsessive quest, escapades, dwarf ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 317
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, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: small town, giant, danger, young heroes, heroes, youth, chases and races, mischievous children, escapades, imaginary, family, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: santa claus, pirate, heroes, rescue, family, danger, young heroes, ghost, parents and children, friendship, imaginary kingdom, fall in love ...
Place: florida
⇓ 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, semi serious, stylized, touching, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, kids, family outing
Plot: beast, singing, castle, forest, captivity, siblings relations, danger, romance, escapades, dangerous animal, imaginary, unlikely couple ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: store, prison, island, adventure, single parent, escapades, danger, heroes, family, losing-it hero, on the run, showbiz ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
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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, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, supernatural, save the day, youth, family, danger, escapades, supernatural ability, family relations, disorder, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 561
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, stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: fall in love, legends and myths, siblings relations, family life, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, unlikely partners, partners, family, friends, family relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: semi serious, humorous, scary, captivating
Audience: horror for children, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, family relations, parents and children, couples, disorder, youth, mischievous children, family, woman in danger, single parent, siblings relations, suspicion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, young heroes, rescue, family, danger, family relations, disorder, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, escapades, christmas movie, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: elf, christmas, save the day, fall in love, youth, single parent, parents and children, escapades, family, imaginary, north pole, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, pets, youth, pet dog, boy and dog, family, imaginary, drums, children, school, moving, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, immortality, in the woods, friends, family, mysterious character, imaginary, youth, aging, supernatural ability, philosophy, eternal youth ...
Time: 1900s, 70s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, semi serious, atmospheric, exciting, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, young heroes, adventure, godparent, heroes, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, save the day, danger, disorder, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: children, turtle, flying, parents and children, friends, family relations, family, danger, heroes, young heroes, rescue, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%