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
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, youth, in the woods, family, fighting the system, feminism, dangerous animal, legends and myths, danger, social differences, imaginary, deadly, woman in danger, wolf, teenage girl, little red riding hood, girl, grandmother, nightmare, loss of innocence, innocence, psycho sexual, mother daughter relationship, forest, ambiguity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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, feel good and exciting films with plots about family, youth, danger, imaginary, escapades, heroes and adventure mostly in Fantasy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood: Tom Thumb (2001), The Great Land of Small (1986), Magic Christmas Tree (1964), The Night They Saved Christmas (1984), Vincent and Me (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 760
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: stylized, exciting, serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: poverty, forest, castle, moon, escape, family, young heroes, life is a bitch, siblings relations, escapades, deadly creature, heroes ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: exciting, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, escapades, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, family, youth, danger, rescue, imaginary, queen, king, butterfly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: escapades, curses spells and rituals, hopes, wish come true, imaginary, family, imaginary kingdom, adventure, supernatural, disorder, youth, thanksgiving ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: disorder, danger, friendship, heroes, escapades, adventure, legends and myths, family, save the day, friends, village, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
 279
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, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, cons and scams, escapades, family, heroes, imaginary, young heroes, hopes, crimes, artists and showbiz, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada, amsterdam, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, evil witch, wizards and magicians, adventure, siblings relations, youth, danger, escapades, parents and children, in the woods, witch, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: humorous, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: save the kingdom, family, imaginary kingdom, heroes, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, youth, danger, ice, dwarf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 170
The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wish come true, family, young heroes, adventure, village, adventurer, fish out of water, good versus evil, disorder, family life, countryside, family relations ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: horror for children, vandalism, prank, high school, teenage life, youth, legends and myths, young heroes, supernatural ability, mysterious character, family, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 373
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: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, friendship, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, family, hopes, imaginary kingdom, daring rescue, imaginary, heroic mission, heroes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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
Audience: family outing
Plot: santa claus, dangerous animal, in the woods, friends, animal life, disorder, beach, ghost, pirate, danger, friendship, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: rivalry, small town, youth, danger, small town life, friends, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, heroes, young heroes, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: self discovery, little red riding hood, imaginary kingdom, heroes, teaching the ways of the world, adventure, mischievous children, getting home, legends and myths, family, imaginary, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: serious, atmospheric, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, young heroes, obsessive quest, family, imaginary kingdom, adventure, estate, friends, family relations, youth, destiny, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.6
 210
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: flying, turtle, children, rescue, friends, family relations, youth, danger, parents and children, young heroes, heroes, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Prancer Returns (2001)
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: santa claus, reindeer, christmas, parents and children, road not taken, babies and infants, legends and myths, family relations, friends, mistaken identity, danger, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: serious, sentimental
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: witch, artist, supernatural, small town, teenage love, youth, wizards and magicians, social relations, romance, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 244
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: offbeat, scary, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, save the day, adventure, family, parents and children, escapades, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, young heroes, family relations, supernatural, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: humorous, semi serious, scary, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, horror for children, parents and children, youth, woman in danger, disorder, couples, family relations, family, mischievous children, siblings relations, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Search for the Jewel of Polaris: Mysterious Museum (1999)
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: stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, painting, jewel, lightning, space and aliens, adventure, village life, escapades, teleportation, danger, village, family ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 1K
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: sentimental, feel good, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: north pole, christmas, elf, escapades, youth, single parent, save the day, fall in love, imaginary, family relations, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Halloween Puppy (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A boy accidentally turns his mom's boyfriend into a dog.
Style: touching, feel good, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: halloween, best friends, youth, danger, human becomes animal, friends, disorder, family, curses spells and rituals, magic, spell, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Night Before the Night Before Christmas (2010)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Santa sets off on his Christmas duties a day early, crashes into the Fox family's house, ends up with amnesia and loses his magic sack of presents, he needs help! But the Fox family are a modern and broken family. Can they help him? The ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: memory loss, christmas, santa claus, family, family life, save the day, parents and children, imaginary, heroes, family relations, amnesia, sleigh ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, exciting, fairy tale, atmospheric, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, winter, king, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, evil witch, long lost daughter, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 441
Magic Silver (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Princess Bluerose is a small gnome living deep in the Norwegian mountains. A small community of gnomes is responsible for making the transition between daylight and night. This is called the magic hour, and is created by the magic silver which only ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, danger, youth, young heroes, heroes, family, imaginary, escapades, imaginary kingdom, adventure, greed, prophecy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.1
 633
Gooby (2009)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Imagine if you'd had a six-foot tall monster to help you through the rough times when you were 11! Willy is terrified about moving into the family's new house. He's convinced it's filled with evil space aliens out to get him. In ...
Style: not serious, sincere, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: shopping mall, teachers and students, mischievous children, family, parents and children, family relations, friends, buddies, youth, cookie, detention, psychosis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, romantic, captivating, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: snow white, imaginary, rescue, danger, woman in danger, adventure, escapades, imaginary kingdom, heroes, cinderella story, love and romance, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Veritas, Prince of Truth (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kern has to fight an evil menace that could destroy the earth when Veritas, his favorite comic book hero, comes to life and seeks his help.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: heroic mission, imaginary, injustice, rivalry, self discovery, danger, heroes, legends and myths, dealing with death, battles, friends, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, humorous, stylized, atmospheric
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ballet, family, young heroes, rescue, family relations, danger, disorder, escapades, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, christmas movie, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dragon Pearl (2011)
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: exciting, humorous, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: legends and myths, ancient mystery, wizards and magicians, supernatural, road not taken, wish come true, teenage life, escapades, heroic mission, family, adventure, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%