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Daniel the Magician (2004)
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Daniel the Magician (2004)
Original name: Daniel, der Zauberer
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Evil assassins want to kill Daniel Küblböck, the third runner up for the German Idols.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: kidnapping, teenage life, crimes, ghost, youth, family, heroes, wizards and magicians, performer's life, chase, artists and showbiz, assassination attempt, chases and races, imaginary, deadly, young heroes, celebrity culture, magic, groupie, concert, assassination, teenager, friendship, magician, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films with plots about youth, family, friends, disorder, teenage life, imaginary and heroes mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Daniel the Magician: Bibi Blocksberg (2002), A Christmoose Carol (2005), Wonderful World End (2015), When Inge Is Dancing (2013), Stuck in the Suburbs (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bibi Blocksberg (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In order to save some kids who are about to die in a fire, Bibi, the daughter of a prestigious witch, manages to trigger a heavy rain with her powers. The head of all witches gives her an award called "Crystal Ball", reserved for older ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: curses spells and rituals, family, teenage life, imaginary, youth, parents and children, witch, magic, wizards and magicians, small town life, friendship, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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95%
Lilly the Witch The Dragon and the Magic Book (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lilly was a normal girl with a healthy sense of adventure. That is, until she finds a magical book, complete with a funny little dragon, "Hector". With the help of her new friend and the book, Lilly has the ability to time-travel and truly ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: witch, imaginary, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, save the day, family, heroic mission, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A Christmoose Carol (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a flying, talking moose that crashed through his ceiling after a test-flight with Santa went terribly awry in this holiday film for the whole family. But later, just as Mr. Moose and Beril strike up a friendship, the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: moose, puppet, animal life, puppets, wounded animal, friends, family relations, friendship, adventure, youth, family, pets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Wonderful World End (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Shiori’s Gothic Lolita garb attracts a lot of fans to her interactive video blog, a stepping stone she hopes will launch her career as a model and actress. One day while handing out promotional pamphlets, she meets Ayumi, a ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, offbeat
Plot: best friends, society, computers and web, coming of age, teenage life, friendship, social misfits, youth, friends, misfit, music
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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When Inge Is Dancing (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The ambitious punk rocker Max and the eco-activist Inge cannot stand each other, ever since Max publicly exposed her by singing the offensive song "When Inge is Dancing" in front of the whole school. But for Max and his classmates Fabio, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: music band, opposites attract, desire for fame, teenage life, ambition, friends, romance, artists and showbiz, music, teenage love, high school, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Stuck in the Suburbs (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Brittany Aarons is one of the many girls who has a crush on popular singer and boy-toy Jordan Cahill. However, she is bored of living a suburban existence and seeks a little something more.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, lifestyle, youth, musician's life, society, groupie, pop star, suburbs, teenage life, best friends, artists and showbiz, music ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
High Times Potluck (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High Times' Pot Luck is an upbeat pot caper that centers around a mobster who discovers the magic of marijuana.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, cynical, offbeat ...
Plot: drug dealing, prodigy, music band, celebrity culture, stoners, drug abuse, performer's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, unlikely criminals, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kentucky, new york
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65%
A Sense of Humor (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A serial killer abducts two stand-up comedians after they mock him as part of their on-stage act. If they teach him how to be funny, he might let them live.
Style: realistic, humorous, dark humor, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: serial killer, buddies, partners, kidnapping, performer's life, disorder, power relations, psychopath, crimes, unlikely partners, deadly, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Zapped (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zoey is a talented dancer whose organized life is rudely disrupted when she moves in with her new step-dad and three step-brothers, until she discovers a dog-training app that can get boys to obey her every command. But she soon learns that it ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, family outing
Plot: high school, teenage life, high school life, youth, wish come true, social relations, imaginary, family, step siblings, teen romance, disorder, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Bibi & Tina - Der Film (2014)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Girl Witch Bibi Blocksberg and her best friend Tina have adventures on a horse ranch...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, imaginary, mischievous children, contests and competitions, family, youth, adventure, supernatural ability, coming of age, best friends, friends, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
57%
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Taking 5 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Just when BFFs Gabby and Devon have a chance to get the hottest band to perform a free concert at Highland High, their plan goes up in smoke... literally. Desperate not to be labeled losers for life they resort to plan B: kidnap the band! Now ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, romantic, realistic
Plot: teenage love, music band, musician's life, love and romance, disorder, teenage life, lifestyle, concert, high school, kidnapping, youth, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Girl Vs. Monster (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Skylar finds out that her parents are monster hunters after she accidentally releases some monsters from a secret containment chamber; so she and her techno friends must recapture all the monsters and also save her mom and dad from these monsters ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: young heroes, youth, imaginary, monster, teenage life, rescue, danger, halloween, heroes, family, rivalry, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
My Life in Orange (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A look at a Bavarian commune of the Indian Bhagwan cult.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, sexy ...
Plot: eccentric family, village life, countryside, friendship, village, religious cult, culture clash, teacher student relationship, losing-it hero, heroes, dedicated educator, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Janky Promoters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two shady concert promoters get into hot water when their chance to book a superstar rapper goes awry.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: showbiz, hip hop, disorder, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, lifestyle, performer's life, nothing goes right, partners, bigger dreams, financial problem, money problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fu Manchu's 168th birthday celebration is dampened when a hapless flunky spills Fu's age-regressing elixir vitae. Fu sends his lackeys to round up ingredients for a new batch of elixir, starting with the Star of Leningrad diamond, nabbed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty, clever ...
Plot: crimes, master criminal, nothing goes right, special agents, rivalry, mystery, elderly, imaginary, disorder, aging, superhuman powers, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: london, england, europe, usa, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Santa Hunters (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Four children trIn Santa Hunters, Alex and his cousins Zoey (Yde) and Richard (Coronel) create an elaborate setup of traps to catch Santa on tape, but their plan backfires when they realize that seeing Santa will cause him to lose his Christmas ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, adventure, track down, youth, escapades, santa claus, friendship, chases and races, legends and myths, imaginary, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sherlock: Undercover Dog (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Billy, 10, a dreamer, wants to be taken seriously so he can live with his toy-designer father on Catalina Island. Billy's plans get seriously spoilt when Sherlock, a talking police dog, demands his help to rescue his police detective handler ...
Style: humorous, feel good, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: odd couple, adventure, danger, good versus evil, escapades, rescue, young heroes, family, pets, heroes, rivalry, investigation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Jean-Philippe (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: follow your dream, obsession, desire for fame, teaching the ways of the world, life turned upside down, musician's life, lifestyle, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, ambition, collector, rock ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, brittany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Mo (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Every kid wants to be cool and fit in - life's a blast even when you're different. When Mo's reflection is revealed, he sees a body that doesn't quite resemble any of his peers. Here, he tells the tale of his youth, growing up on ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: teenage life, physical appearance, society, hopes, misfit, youth, social misfits, family, high school life, parents and children, child illness, disability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lilly the Witch: The Journey to Mandolan (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Germany, Spain, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lilli is traveling to India, to solve a mystery.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, friendship, young heroes, daring rescue, fish out of water, supernatural ability, danger, good versus evil, royal family, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Magnificent Haunting (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor discovers that his spacious new apartment comes complete with eight friendly ghosts.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: ghost, gay, supernatural, follow your dream, actor's life, self discovery, showbiz, old house, redemption, artists and showbiz, audition, aspiring actor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 2010s
Place: rome italy, italy
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45%
3 Times a Charm (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Emma, the studious editor of the school paper, is tempted by the most popular boy in school, Chris Duval, to cheat. She is given a magical necklace that will give her 3 chances.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenage life, moral dilemma, dishonesty, changing the past or future, youth, hopes, wish come true, family, love and romance, teenage love, prank, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Robber Hotzenplotz (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Children's Story about a allways unlucky Highwayman of the southern geman Forestaicion's in the later half of the 19th Century,witty Grammafication by the Author,in,off Course german Lingua.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, palaces castles and temples, small town, tree, castle, escapades, family relations, crimes, supernatural ability, heroes, fairy, crocodile ...
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Dadnapped (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, rescue, parents and children, adventure, danger, lifestyle, family relations, siblings relations, kidnapping, crimes, young heroes, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Last Day of Summer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luke Malloy is freaking out. He doesn't want tomorrow to come because tomorrow means starting Middle School...saying goodbye to summer break and hello to homework. And even worse, hello to getting picked on by Meat, the terrible torturer of new ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens
Plot: time loop, skateboarding, summer, boy, introspection, friends, hopes, teenage life, young heroes, youth, disorder, fish out of water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Okul (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film revolves around a young group of spoiled teenagers and their struggle to prepare for the standardized test required to get into university. All of a sudden a ghost enters their lives, scares and incites them to misbehave.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, teenage life, deadly, slasher, school, love, youth, school principal, mirror, schoolgirl uniform, female teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
One Day in Europe (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One day in Europe shows stories set in four European countries. All of them involve thievery in some way or the other. The protagonists are strangers in the respective country. For none of them their stay turns out as planned.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: disorder, fish out of water, culture clash, crimes, lifestyle, society, dishonesty, performer's life, communication problem, travel, urban, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, spain, russia, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Buster's World (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 20 min.
Story: The television series was based on a play by Danish author Bjarne Reuter. In 1984 Reuter published his collection Tre skuespil ("Three Plays"); a collection containing also En dag i Hector Hansens liv ("A Day in the Life of Hector ...
Style: touching, feel good, offbeat, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: misfit, hopes, artists and showbiz, family, coming of age, teenage life, against the odds, siblings relations, performer's life, young heroes, family relations, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Steam-bread Blues (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Franz, the local police officer in a tiny bavarian village has to investigate in a case involving a disliked school principal who commited suicide? Or was it murder after all?
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
Plot: partners against crime, police investigation, murder, multiple suspects, crimes, social relations, amateur detective, law enforcement, deadly, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, southern germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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