Movies like Corpse Bride

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Corpse Bride (2005)
 7.3
 265K
Corpse Bride (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the living.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, melancholic, captivating, stylized, gothic horror, romantic, lyrical, folk tale, macabre ...
Audience: date night, preschoolers, horror for children
Plot: corpse, marriage, afterlife, romance, supernatural romance, supernatural, goth, wedding, shyness, fall in love, disagreement, hopes, fear, couples, death, fiance fiancee relationship, escape attempt, dark humor, getting home, loneliness, love and romance, dishonesty, couple relations, revenge, piano ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: europe, england

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Most similar movies to Corpse Bride

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, visually appealing, melancholic and humorous films with plots about storytelling, fantasy world, mentor, family, dialogue, childhood and runaway mostly in Fantasy, Family and Animation genres. Some movies like Corpse Bride: The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Coraline (2009), Frankenweenie (2012), Edward Scissorhands (1990), ParaNorman (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, dark, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, kids, horror for children
Plot: halloween, christmas, imaginary kingdom, holiday, goth, objects come to life, good versus evil, dreams, monster, skeleton, loneliness, magic ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
97%
 7.7
 219K
Coraline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: surreal, dark fantasy, gothic, dark, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, horror for children
Plot: parallel world, weirdo, heroine, monster, family, talking animals, alternate reality, adventure, secret place, rescue, family relations, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.9
 106K
Frankenweenie (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a car hits young Victor's pet dog Sparky, Victor decides to bring him back to life the only way he knows how. But when the bolt-necked "monster" wreaks havoc and terror in the hearts of Victor's neighbors, he has to convince ...
Style: gothic, scary, macabre, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: dog, experiment, afterlife, pets, supernatural, reincarnation, monster, back from the dead, friends, animal death, loss of loved one, suburbs ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Scotland 1874, Jack is born on the coldest day ever. Because of the extreme cold, his heart stops beating. The responsible midwife in Edinburgh finds a way to save him by replacing his heart with a clock. So he lives and remains under the ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, feel good, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: love and romance, adventure, true love, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, romance, young heroes, relationships, youth, loneliness, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, edinburgh scotland, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A small suburban town receives a visit from a castaway unfinished science experiment named Edward.
Style: gothic, surreal, dark fantasy, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: loneliness, goth, social misfits, surrealism, freak, romance, love, fall in love, human nature, impossible love, fish out of water, bully ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.0
 101K
ParaNorman (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the town of Blithe Hollow, Norman Babcock is a boy who can speak to the dead, but no one besides his eccentric new friend, Neil, believes his ability is real. One day, Norman's estranged eccentric uncle tells him of an important annual ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: supernatural ability, ghost, small town, zombie, talking to the dead, supernatural, witch, medium, disorder, back from the dead, paranormal activity, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.5
 291K
Beetlejuice (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the ...
Style: gothic, witty, surreal, dark fantasy, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: surrealism, afterlife, dark humor, ghost, supernatural, haunted house, possession, goth, teenage girl, psychic, heaven and hell, life after death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Book of Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must ...
Style: touching, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: life & death, adventure, hopes, true love, fall in love, bullfighting, love and romance, destiny, escapades, love triangle, family, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking home.
Style: touching, fairy tale, atmospheric, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: self discovery, witch, adventure, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, steampunk, curses spells and rituals, magical, fantasy world, love and romance, demon, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 263K
Dark Shadows (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate and family have fallen into ruin.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, humorous, gothic horror, melancholic ...
Plot: vampire, eccentric family, witch, immortality, dark humor, curse, estate, werewolf, old mansion, curses spells and rituals, vampire human love, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century, 1770s, year 1972 ...
Place: new england, maine, usa, england, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Christmas Carol (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Miser Ebenezer Scrooge is awakened on Christmas Eve by spirits who reveal to him his own miserable existence, what opportunities he wasted in his youth, his current cruelties, and the dire fate that awaits him if he does not change his ways. Scrooge ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, exciting, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, ghost, redemption, holiday, life changing experience, disney, rich and poor, greed, scrooge, christmas eve, snow, regret ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future, 1840s
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends to celebrate his beloved daughter ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, horror for children
Plot: vampire, father daughter relationship, supernatural romance, monster, hotel, dracula, female vampire, witch, werewolf, teenage love, supernatural, magical creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 1890s, 2010s ...
Place: romania, transylvania, europe, new york, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Quasi defies the evil Frollo and ventures out to the Festival of Fools, the cruel crowd jeers him. Rescued by fellow outcast the gypsy Esmeralda, Quasi soon finds himself battling to save the people and the city he loves.
Style: touching, humorous, colourful, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: disney, french, judge, church, friendship, notre dame cathedral, clergy, fall in love, family, physical appearance, unfulfilled love, social misfits ...
Time: 15th century, 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Monster Calls (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.
Style: dark fantasy, touching, psychotronic, emotional, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: bullying, terminal illness, childhood, loneliness, monster, family, imagination, nightmare, single mother, life & death, depression, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.6
 269K
Stardust (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, feel good, romantic, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: witch, imaginary kingdom, magic, adventure, fall in love, magical, true love, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, pirate, love and romance, prince ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 1850s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When the young orphan boy James spills a magic bag of crocodile tongues, he finds himself in possession of a giant peach that flies him away to strange lands.
Style: surreal, feel good, humorous, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: magic, surrealism, aunt, orphan, giant, adventure, friendship, young heroes, family, escapades, youth, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, manhattan new york city, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
 440K
Tangled (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit Flynn Rider hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, captivating, touching, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: princess, disney, romance, unlikely couple, family, follow your dream, adventure, horse, imaginary kingdom, disney princess, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, stylized, melancholic, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: princess, emperor, coming of age, parents and children, friendship, family relations, youth, japanese woman, adolescence, female protagonist, dream, children ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Igor (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A cliché hunchbacked evil scientist's assistant aspires to become a scientist himself, much to the displeasure of the rest of the evil science community.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, gothic, dark fantasy ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mad scientist, experiment, rivalry, evil scientist, hunchback, rising to stardom, follow your dream, ambition, plan gone awry, experiment gone awry, social misfits, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Best Friend from Heaven (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a tragic accident takes the life of her dog, Tara is forced to cancel her wedding. With a little help from above, their small town rallies together to make sure these two are able to have the wedding of their dreams.
Style: captivating, psychotronic, entertaining
Plot: wedding, couple relations, love affair, male female relationship, love story, love and romance, arranged marriage, wedding planning, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: D has been hired to track down Meier Link, a notoriously powerful vampire who has abducted a woman, Charlotte Elbourne. D's orders are strict - find Charlotte, at any cost. For the first time, D faces serious competition. The Markus Brothers, a ...
Style: gothic, serious, dark fantasy, gloomy, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, woman in danger, werewolf, goth, adventure, bounty hunter, monster, supernatural, immortality, kidnapping, rescue, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
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Anastasia (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This animated adventure retells the story of the lost daughter of Russia's last czar. The evil Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov family, and Anastasia and her grandmother, Empress Maria, get separated. After growing up in an orphanage, ...
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, factual, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, royal family, cinderella story, adventure, disney, happy ending, good versus evil, childhood, family, fall in love, memory loss, hopes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia, paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
11%
 8.4
 475K
Coco (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead ...
Style: touching, funny, feel good, colourful, atmospheric ...
Plot: disney, boy, life after death, childhood, family, life & death, musician, music, singer, child protagonist, fantasy world, love ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Big Fish & Begonia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Beyond the human realm, there is a magical race of beings who control the tides and the changing of the seasons. One of these beings, a young girl named Chun, seeks something more—she wants to experience the human world! At sixteen, she finally ...
Style: suspense, captivating, surreal, enigmatic, exciting
Plot: supernatural, fantasy world, violence, friendship, redemption, vengeance, society, revenge, coming of age, heroes, youth, betrayal ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Belle prepares the castle for Christmas against Beast's wishes, trying to bring him happiness for the season...
Style: fairy tale, touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, cinderella story, good versus evil, beast, imaginary kingdom, family relations, friends, secret identity, rivalry, rescue, mischievous children, heroes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Pocahontas 2: Journey to a New World (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When news of John Smith's death reaches America, Pocahontas is devastated. She sets off to London with John Rolfe, to meet with the King of England on a diplomatic mission: to create peace and respect between the two great lands. However, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, romantic, harsh ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: interracial relations, adventure, love and romance, disney, family, culture clash, native american, horse, conspiracy, disorder, family relations, racism ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, london, europe, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Road to El Dorado (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a failed swindle, two con-men end up with a map to El Dorado, the fabled "city of gold," and an unintended trip to the New World. Much to their surprise, the map does lead the pair to the mythical city, where the startled ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: treasure hunt, con artists, disney, adventure, treasure, adventurer, talking animals, gold, indians, native americans, buddies, native ...
Time: 16th century
Place: latin america, mexico, spain, south america, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Voiced by Elijah Wood, Jennifer Love Hewitt and others, this film features Tom Thumb and Thumbelina, the tiny, famed fairy-tale favorites, who are together for the first time in this heartwarming, magical musical story about courage and ...
Style: touching, exciting, feel good, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, disorder, fish out of water, youth, hopes, young heroes, misfit, family relations, imaginary kingdom, village, cinderella story, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: redemption, ghost, christmas, doom, miser, gold, friends, disorder, road not taken, self discovery, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.4
 610K
Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, touching, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: princess, disney, family, adventure, sisters, royal family, snow, supernatural ability, magical, queen, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%