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
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
Audience: family outing
Plot: legends and myths, family, village, woman in danger, in the woods, danger, deadly, imaginary, youth, dangerous animal, feminism, social differences, fighting the system, psycho sexual, ambiguity, little red riding hood, loss of innocence, grandmother, metaphor, forest, wolf, nightmare, teenage girl, innocence, girl ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hungary
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The Secret of Roan Inish
Drama, Family, Fantasy
USA, Ireland
103 min.
 7.5
My Neighbor Totoro
Animation, Family, Fantasy
Japan
86 min.
 8.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, stylized and exciting films with plots about family, imaginary, danger, youth, escapades, adventure and young heroes mostly in Fantasy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood: Tom Thumb (2001), The White Pony (1999), The Night They Saved Christmas (1984), The Secret of Roan Inish (1994), Don't Look Under the Bed (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tom Thumb
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: serious, stylized, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, young heroes, danger, in the woods, escapades, farm, heroes, youth, deadly creature, castle, poverty, forest ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe
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The White Pony
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventurer, mischievous children, family, pirate, village, adventure, young heroes, countryside, friendship, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: ireland, europe
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    User:   94%
 
The Night They Saved Christmas
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: save the day, friendship, village, legends and myths, heroes, family, disorder, adventure, friends, rescue, danger, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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System:   72%
    User:   77%
 
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The Secret of Roan Inish
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon learns the local legend that an ancestor of hers married a Selkie - a seal who can turn into a human. Years earlier, her baby brother ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, scenic, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, family, irish, young heroes, storytelling, magic, beautiful scenery, secrets, legends and myths, mythology, children, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: ireland, europe, scotland
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Don't Look Under the Bed
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: semi serious, scary
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, mysterious character, high school, young heroes, prank, small town, legends and myths, kids in trouble, imaginary, youth, disorder, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Magic Christmas Tree
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
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, curses spells and rituals, adventure, imaginary kingdom, family, wish come true, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, hopes, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
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    User:   56%
 
Hansel and Gretel
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, fairy tale
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Journey to the Christmas Star
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: exciting, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: in the woods, young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, christmas, star, family, escapades, imaginary, youth, missing child ...
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System:   60%
    User:   60%
 
Prancer Returns
Genre: Family, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This holiday-themed children's film offers a unique take on the legend of Santa Claus and his tiny reindeer. In this movie, a young boy finds a deer in the forest he is sure is Santa's beloved Prancer. Determined to return the creature to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, family, village, young heroes, parents and children, child as adult, imaginary kingdom, christmas, santa claus, reindeer, mistaken identity, village life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   50%
 
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Vincent and Me
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: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: forgery, family, dishonesty, hopes, adventure, youth, time travel, young heroes, cons and scams, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada, amsterdam, montreal
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System:   55%
    User:   61%
 
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The Great Bear
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Jonathan, 11, usually spends his vacations alone with his grandfather who lives on the edge of a vast forest populated by mythical animals. This year his kid sister Sophie joins him. But it's not cool to be stuck with a little sister, so he ...
Style: serious, stylized, feel good, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, track down, chases and races, in the woods, heroes, youth, family, dangerous animal, rescue, survival, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
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System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
The Great Land of Small
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two children enter a fantasy kingdom and are confronted by evil forces.
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, imaginary kingdom, family, escapades, imaginary, youth, rescue, danger, butterfly, rainbow, goblin ...
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System:   51%
    User:   46%
 
Grimm's Snow White
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the King is killed by ferocious reptile beasts, his Queen takes control of the kingdom. She tries to kill her beautiful stepdaughter SNOW, but she escapes into the enchanted forest...
Style: semi serious, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: in the woods, adventure, true love, imaginary kingdom, family, legends and myths, woman in danger, danger, escapades, dragon, forest, sword fight ...
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System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
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Red Riding Hood
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: atmospheric, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, family, getting home, rescue, adventure, friendship, siblings relations, little red riding hood, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, parallel world ...
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Jack the Giant Killer
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrible and trecherous Pendragon plans to gain the throne of Cornwall by getting the king to abdicate and to marry his lovely daughter. To help him he has his dreadful witches in his castle and his almost unstoppable sorcery. A giant under his ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, offbeat, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: farm, young heroes, adventure, palaces castles and temples, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, legends and myths, good versus evil, danger, princess, castle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: cornwall
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System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
The Last Keepers
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: serious, sentimental
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: family, supernatural ability, small town, teenage life, romance, imaginary, youth, teenage love, curses spells and rituals, witch, artist, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny
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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: mischievous children, beach, young heroes, in the woods, family, danger, dangerous animal, ghost, pirate, santa claus, rescue, save the day ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   54%
 
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The Snow Queen
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
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pirate, young heroes, family, daring rescue, rescue, adventure, friendship, cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, wish come true ...
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System:   45%
    User:   54%
 
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Search for the Jewel of Polaris: Mysterious Museum
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While visiting a museum, two siblings Ben and Kim a fierce electrical storm creates a passage between the real world and worlds within the paintings. They are magically whisked through time to the 1600's and find they must square off against a ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, adventure, village, danger, escapades, family, imaginary, siblings relations, village life, jewel, lightning, painting ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: dungeon
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System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
Magic Silver II
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: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, family, danger, escapades, heroes, youth, save the kingdom, greed, weather ...
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System:   44%
    User:   43%
 
The Dragon Pearl
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When teenagers JOSH (Louis Corbett) and LING (Li Lin Jin) join their respective parents, CHRIS (Sam Neill) and Dr LI (Wang Ji) on an archaeological dig in China they encounter something trapped beneath a temple beyond their wildest imagination. A ...
Style: humorous, serious, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, mummy, ancient mystery, palaces castles and temples, mystery, changing the past or future, family, apocalypse, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, legends and myths, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
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System:   43%
    User:   39%
 
The Nutcracker
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: semi serious, atmospheric, stylized, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, music, legends and myths, heroes, imaginary, youth, ballet, rescue, curses spells and rituals, parallel world ...
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System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
My Neighbor Totoro
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two sisters move to the country with their father in order to be closer to their hospitalized mother, and discover the surrounding trees are inhabited by Totoros, magical spirits of the forest. When the youngest runs away from home, the older sister ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, hospital, family, children, mischievous children, happy ending, childhood, imagination, fantasy world, magic, storytelling ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
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Beanstalk
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, small town, escapades, heroes, adventure, imaginary, family, youth, mischievous children, giant, save the day, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
The Girl from Tomorrow
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Girl from Tomorrow is an Australian children's television series created by Film Australia. The series is based around Alana, a girl from the year 3000. At the start of the series, she is kidnapped by Silverthorn, a criminal from the year ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, clever
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, adventure, master villain, young heroes, friendship, family, getting home, time travel, time traveler, friends, escapades, youth ...
Time: year 1990, 20th century
Place: sydney australia
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System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
The Neverending Story II: The Next Chapter
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
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
Plot: adventure, family, book, good versus evil, fantasy world, destiny, magic, young heroes, imagination, memory, memory loss, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
Hercules in New York
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Hercules (Schwarzenegger) is sent to Earth where he finds true love and starts a promising career in the bodybuilder business.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, ridiculous, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: gangsters, folk hero, culture clash, mythology, superhero, obsessive quest, clones, hercules, rescue, stupidity, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, 1960s, twentieth century ...
Place: new york, usa, california, greece
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System:   36%
    User:   29%
 
T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ally Hayden is a teenager who shares her father's interest in dinosaurs and archaeology. When he brings a mysterious fossil back from a dig, she is convinced it's the egg of a Tyrannosaurus Rex. After accidentally knocking the egg to the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, family, children, young heroes, archaeology, first contact, ancient mystery, natural disaster, lame, experiment gone awry, childhood, technology ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, future, 80s
Place: las vegas, canada
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System:   36%
    User:   30%
 

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The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Four kids travel to the magical land of Narnia where they must battle an evil queen with the direction of the Lion, Aslan.
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, family, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, good versus evil ...
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System:   35%
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Alice in Wonderland
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Classic tale of a girl named Alice who follows a white rabbit down a hole into Wonderland, where she can change sizes by eating and drinking and animals talk. After escaping the disturbing Queen of Hearts, she finds that she has ended up on the ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, friendship, family, imaginary kingdom, adventure, fish out of water, escapades, imaginary, mirror, rabbit, disorder, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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System:   35%
    User:   38%
 
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