Movies like The Fakir

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The Fakir (2004)
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The Fakir (2004)
Original name: Fakiren fra Bilbao
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When two children move into an old house with their mother they find magical mystery involving a lively spirit and a precious diamond.
Plot: twins, diamond, widow, crematorium, death of brother, mortician, basement, coffin, cellar, old dark house

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Most similar movies to The Fakir

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and feel good films with plots about friendship, adventure, family, escapades, boy, heroes and friends mostly in Adventure, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Fakir: Lippel's Dream (2009), The Prince and the Pauper (1972), The Hijacking of 'Savoy' (1979), Guns in the Heather (1969), The Skippers of the Cameleon (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lippel's Dream (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lippel is alone with a new housekeeper while his father, a cook, is away on business. The housekeeper is very strict and shows no appreciation for Lippel. Then Lippel finds new friends and a tale from the book "One Thousand and One Nights".
Plot: story continued during end credits, personal growth, courage, housekeeper, overcoming fear, friendship, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Prince and the Pauper (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A poor boy named Tom Canty and Edward, the Prince of Wales exchange identities but events force the pair to experience each other's lives as well.
Plot: prince, medieval, royal court
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Hijacking of 'Savoy' (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union, Poland, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Polish schoolboy Janek, and Russian girl Tanya are traveling by a plane which ended up in the hands of a gang of drug dealers headed by ex Nazi criminal Henrich Scharf.
Plot: abduction, ex nazi, runaway, jungle, polish
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Back to Hannibal: The Return of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn (1990)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This is yet another telling of the adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn as the two try to clear their friend Jim of murder charges.
Plot: false accusation of murder, false accusation, reporter, childhood friend, friend, trial, lawyer, friendship
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Guns in the Heather (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Walt Disney's 3-part made-for-TV feature, The Secret of Boyne Castle (1969), originally shown on "Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color" (the new title for "Disneyland"), re-edited into feature film form for European ...
Plot: desertion, bound and gagged, defection, student, spy, tourist, physicist, dungeon, castle, espionage, truth serum
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Skippers of the Cameleon (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young boy twins receive a boat of their own by a stroke of luck. It turns out to be very fast and they use their boat to help out their friends.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, twins, boat chase, friendship, adventure, family relations, friends, escapades, family, youth, competition, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Krummerne (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The tween, Mads, finds it hard to fit in. Having feelings for a girl in class and a clumsy farther who is a teacher at his school doesn't help. By an uforseen chance of events, Mads becomes somewhat of a hero, but will he win the girl?
Plot: teenage girl, teasing, kindergarten, bank robber, school, children, child's point of view, dumb criminal, criminal, school principal, childhood, house ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Little Ark (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This heart-rending family-oriented drama chronicles the adventure of two Dutch children who temporarily lose their father and mother during the great flood of 1953. Fortunately, they and their animals are taken in by a salty old boatman who helps ...
Plot: flood, child in peril, children, church, drowning
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The adventures and misadventures of Tom and Huck on the Mississippi River in Missouri with their involvement when they fall in with a gang of con artists, take up with a ragtag circus, help a freed slave buy his sister's freedom, and then see a ...
Plot: con men, countryside, mark twain, friendship, robbery, scheme, chase, criminal, children, child's point of view, false accusation, carnival
Time: 1850s
Place: mississippi river, mississippi, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Corsican Brothers (1985)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the 18th century were born two siamese brothers on Corsica who paradoxically carry different feelings of hate and reconciliation in their blood.
Plot: vendetta, dead boy, twins, twin brother, swashbuckler, sword, good versus evil
Time: 1800s
Place: corsica
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Maya (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An American boy runs away in the Indian jungle after a fight with his father.
Plot: jungle, elephant, tiger, cheetah, royalty, doppelganger, male bonding, runaway, boy, train, train station, father son relationship ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar III: The Mystery of the Snake Crown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The snake crown is stolen (or taken back) from the Knight Templars by the earth worshippers of Crete; the three kids try to retrieve it on behalf of the Knight Templars.
Plot: crown, treasure, tourism, kidnapping, friendship, teenager, child in peril, malta, strong female character, strong female lead, children, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar II (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In 1361 the Danish King Valdemar's troops approached the city walls of Visby, Gotland. Meanwhile, a young woman named Sigrid was leaving tracks all over the place leading to the whereabouts of a great treasure.She was able to fulfill her ...
Plot: summer vacation, girl, boy, friendship, friend, holy grail, sword, children, island, theft, hotel, key ...
Place: denmark, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danish brilliant pre-teen student Nis uses his summer holiday to learn Latin so he can properly study the Knights Templar inheritance on Bjornholm island from sources. His friends Mathias, a dumb jock, and Kathrine, who only comes to spend time wear ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: ancient mystery, treasure hunt, rescue, parents and children, adventure, danger, mystery, family relations, religions or cults, island, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages, 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Parent Trap III (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Jeff plans to marry again, his triplet daughters Megan, Lisa and Jessie try to bring him together with Susan.
Plot: twins, interior decorator, female director, sister sister relationship, canceled wedding
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Caddie Woodlawn (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The exciting adventures of an 11-year-old tomboy growing up in the Wisconsin frontier of the 1860s. Based on the children's book.
Style: suspense
Plot: tomboy, indian chief, cousin cousin relationship, dog, egg, practical joke, canoe, pocket watch, massacre, dress, horse, uncle niece relationship ...
Time: 1860s, 1800s, 19th century
Place: wisconsin, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The New Swiss Family Robinson (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Angelino Jack Robinson gets a new job in Australia, he decides to take his sissy wife Ann, brave sons Shane and Todd and wining daughter Elisabeth 'Lizzy' by sailing yacht from Hong Kong to Syndney. The gun he gets thrown in by ...
Style: serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, pirate, adventure, treasure hunt, family in danger, desert, survival, fish out of water, family life, isolation, child in peril, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
To Grandmother's House We Go (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the twins feel like their mom is tired of them, they take off on an exciting adventure to grandmother's house and encounter a pair of villains along the way.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: twins, lottery, single parent, adventure, nothing goes right, youth, mischievous children, when the parents are away, siblings relations, down on your luck, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Wild Chicks (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sprotte is about 12 years old and has a "gang" with her three friends Frieda, Melanie and Trude. Together the girls take Care of Sprottes grandmothers chickens. The new girl in School, Wilma, wishes to join the group, which Melanie is very ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating
Plot: girl gang, hostility, chicken, friendship, group of friends, friendship between girls, school, mascot, shotgun, chicken coop, female director, school play ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 225 min.
Story: The screen version of the most famous novel by American writer Mark Twain "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer". Without a book about the adventures of Tom and his friends Huckleberry Finn and Becky Thatcher, one can not imagine the childhood of ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, on the lam, runaway, friends, mischievous children, adventure, buddies, young heroes, escapades, coming of age, young at heart, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, missouri, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
My Side of the Mountain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a devotee of Thoreau, as many were back in the in 1960's. Sam decides to ...
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: mountain, survival, wilderness, disorder, friends, youth, danger, heroes, family, family relations, self discovery, human spirit ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A family film about Nikki, a half-wolf, half-dog raised in the Yukon during the gold rush era. After being separated from her master, Nikki must fend for herself amidst bears, the harsh Yukon weather, and a trapper who wants her skin.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, canadian, danger, daring rescue, orphan, babies and infants, getting home, adventurer, heroes, escapades, family, adventure ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: elevator, young heroes, heroes, state affairs, family, imaginary, escapades, youth, miraculous event, friendship, fish out of water, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, new york, holland, latin america, usa
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63%
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Ride a Wild Pony (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Scott, a poor farm boy, is given a wild pony from a wealthy ranch owner's herd to ride to and from school. Scott and his pony soon become an inseparable team, until one day the pony suddenly disappears. Soon after, the ranch owner's ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: farm, school, horse, pony, adventure, rise and fall, rescue, family, alcohol abuse, legends and myths, death in the family, family relations ...
Time: 1910s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Told from Mowgli's point of view, it's the story of how a boy became a mancub and a mancub became a man.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, jungle, dangerous animal, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, escapades, family, coming of age, youth, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Treasure Island (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins finds himself serving with pirate captain Long John Silver in search of a buccaneer's treasure, in this short adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ship, island, treasure hunt, betrayal, heroes, dishonesty, danger, rivalry, adventure, family, pirate, escapades ...
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63%
Treasure Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins and peg-legged Long John Silver set sail for adventure in Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of dastardly pirates, swashbuckling heroes, buried treasure and a young boy's amazing courage. The narrative diverges from ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, heroes, treasure hunt, traitor, child hero, castaway, lost treasure, danger, imaginary, master villain, adventurer, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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To Be King (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The seventeen year old Stach is faced with five impossible assignments he has to complete in order to become king. Things do not go as easily as the boisterous Stach had expected, especially when he is confronted with matters of life and death.
Style: semi serious, light, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: king, assignment, adventure, against the odds, palaces castles and temples, escapades, ambition, tower, teenager, reporter, corruption, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: horse, desert, friendship, kidnapping, adventure, family, bittersweet, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, youth, pets, daring rescue ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Catch That Girl (2002)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Crime, Action
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ida's father suddenly gets a stroke and is rushed to the hospital, diagnosed with a deadly disease with no other opportunity than to travel to USA to attend a medical experimental operation. Unfortunately, the small family have to get the money ...
Plot: child spy, bank robbery, family relations, storage unit, heist, security guard, children, dreadlocks, rottweiler, father daughter relationship, caper, 12 year old ...
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%