Movies like Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood

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Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood (1989)
 5.4
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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, psycho sexual
Audience: family outing
Plot: forest, woman in danger, village, family, youth, feminism, legends and myths, dangerous animal, fighting the system, social differences, wolf, talking animals, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, little red riding hood, girl, loss of innocence, nightmare, innocence, grandmother, ambiguity, danger, imaginary, deadly, metaphor ...
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, imaginary, danger, youth, adventure and family relations mostly in Fantasy, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood: Tom Thumb (2001), Hansel and Gretel (1988), Magic Silver II (2011), Seven Dwarfs (2004), The Great Land of Small (1986). 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: forest, escape, poverty, young heroes, heroes, life is a bitch, escapades, youth, favoritism among siblings, siblings relations, little boy, castle ...
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, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, family, heroes, young heroes, youth, birthday, small town, small town life, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Hansel and Gretel (1988)
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, feel good, stylized, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: forest, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, adventure, youth, wizards and magicians, escapades, evil witch, parents and children, family relations, child in peril, witch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Red Riding Hood (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
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, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: little red riding hood, woman in danger, self discovery, twins, imaginary kingdom, family relations, friends, friendship, siblings relations, teaching the ways of the world, legends and myths, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, heroes, adventure, save the kingdom, family, young heroes, escapades, youth, prophecy, princess, strong female character, strong female lead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.8
 6K
Seven Dwarfs (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Seven Dwarves live deep within a female-free-zone of the Enchanted Forest, but they cannot resist the innocent charms of Snow White when she enters their world. So when the evil queen abducts her, it is up to the dwarves to save her life.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, parody, not serious, offbeat
Plot: forest, disorder, woman in danger, rivalry, rescue, physical appearance, dwarf, friends, silly humor, curses spells and rituals, family, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, escapades, family, rescue, youth, adventure, imaginary kingdom, queen, surrealism, king, children, sword and sorcery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Gruffalo's Child (2011)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 27 min.
Story: A follow up to the 2009 animated feature and adapted from the childrens' book by Julia Donaldson and Alex Scheffler. The Gruffalo's child explores the deep dark wood in search of the big bad mouse and meets the Snake, Owl and Fox in the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: forest, parents and children, adventurer, youth, escapades, animal life, adventure, family relations, family, wilderness, warning, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, psychotronic, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: thanksgiving, supernatural, youth, adventure, family, wizards and magicians, disorder, wish come true, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, hopes, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 215
The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, unicorn, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, village, heroic mission, friendship, countryside, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, village life ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ 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, atmospheric, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: winter, adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, young heroes, escapades, long lost daughter, king, evil witch, forest, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.9
 415
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, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, imaginary kingdom, friendship, rivalry, escapades, hopes, daring rescue, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, rescue, heroes, save the day, adventure, family, escapades, disorder, friends, wise man, legends and myths, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, obsessive quest, young heroes, save the day, destiny, escapades, youth, imaginary kingdom, estate, child's point of view, secret ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 313
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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, righting the wronged, escapades, young heroes, crimes, youth, dishonesty, forgery, heroes, family, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: amsterdam, canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Beauty and the Beast (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Israel, USA
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, touching, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: beast, forest, castle, romance, love and romance, escapades, opposites attract, master and servant, family, adventure, dangerous animal, unlikely couple ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, disturbing, light, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, family, wizards and magicians, teenage love, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, secret, painting, witch, artist, social relations, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: stylized, feel good, semi serious, psychotronic, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, forest, immortality, friends, youth, mysterious character, aging, family, supernatural ability, killing in self defense, eternal youth, cottage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ronya lives happily in her father's castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the wilderness, braving dangerous Witchbirds and Rump-Gnomes. But when their families find out Birk and Ronja ...
Style: exciting, captivating, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: family, forest, friendship, family relations, parents and children, adventure, mischievous children, castle, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, young heroes, grownups ...
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 392
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, good versus evil, escapades, obsessive quest, hunter, house ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, friends, disorder, animal life, forest, friendship, parents and children, imaginary kingdom, fall in love, heroes, rescue ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, supernatural, youth, small town, family, small town life, escapades, heroes, social relations, young heroes, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 372
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, young heroes, save the day, adventure, youth, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, family, friends, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, dark fantasy, surreal, gothic horror ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, haunted by the past, supernatural, dangerous animal, mind game, stalking, coming of age, surrealism ...
Time: 18th century, 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hansel & Gretel (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hansel and Gretel is a 2002 film adaptation of the Brothers Grimm children's story. It stars Jacob Smith and Taylor Momsen as the eponymous characters. It includes the Sandman, played by Howie Mandel and Sinbad as a raven.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, atmospheric, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: forest, witch, adventurer, good versus evil, young heroes, adventure, supernatural, escapades, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, rock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 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: family, fall in love, parents and children, elf, christmas, save the day, escapades, single parent, youth, north pole, christmas eve, christmas season ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Grimm's Snow White (2012)
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: exciting, semi serious, fairy tale, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: snow white, cinderella story, elf, forest, imaginary kingdom, sword fight, rescue, adventure, escapades, woman in danger, heroes, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: semi serious, atmospheric, stylized, fairy tale, gothic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: store, island, prison, family relations, heroes, family, single parent, losing-it hero, escapades, adventure, on the run, showbiz ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, light, feel good, unusual plot structure
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, boy and dog, pets, youth, family, pet dog, talking animals, talking dog, moving, death of father, drums, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ballet, family relations, young heroes, rescue, family, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, disorder, escapades, nutcracker, parallel world, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%