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The Polar Bear King (1991)
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The Polar Bear King (1991)
Original name: Kvitebjørn Kong Valemon
Genre: Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Norway, Sweden, Germany, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his father is killed, Prince Valemon ascends the throne, only to be turned into a polar bear by a bitter witch who wants to be his queen.
Style: exciting, touching, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: king, supernatural, witchcraft, curse, polar bear, adventure, family, heroes, wish come true, love and romance, royal family, fall in love, imaginary kingdom, hopes, love affair, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, rivalry, state affairs, down on your luck, cinderella story, wizards and magicians, love ...
Time: middle ages

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, humorous and feel good films with plots about adventure, family, imaginary, escapades, heroes, rivalry and curses spells and rituals mostly in Fantasy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Polar Bear King: The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990), Arthur's Quest (1999), Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973), The Legend of Galgameth (1996), The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
Story: A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: greek, monster, heroes, god or devil, parents and children, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, danger, adventure, princess ...
Place: crete
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Snow White: The Fairest of Them All (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Snow White's mother dies during childbirth, leaving baby Snow and father John for dead on an icy field, who then receives a visit from one of Satan's representatives, granting him three wishes.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: snow white, adventure, imaginary kingdom, evil witch, good versus evil, danger, leadership, romance, imaginary, heroic mission, parents and children, curses spells and rituals ...
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100%
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Arthur's Quest (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: To escape the clutches of the evil warrior and sorceress Morgana, Merlin transports young King Arthur into modern day America. When Merlin comes back ten years later to retrieve him, he finds a hip 15 year-old Arthur who does not believe Merlin, nor ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, king arthur, legends and myths, adventure, supernatural, folk hero, teenage life, sent to the future, wizards and magicians, love and romance, dishonesty, hidden identity ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary
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100%
Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Family, Adventure, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The film stars Libuse Safrankova as the title character, a young woman who is put upon by her stepmother and stepsisters. The film employs a twist, though, when a handsome prince comes knocking. Cinderella does not simply fall into the prince's ...
Style: fairy tale, sweet, feel good, romantic, light ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, kids, date night
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, love and romance, prince, adventure, true love, wish come true, fall in love, young heroes, good versus evil, social differences, hopes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: east germany, czechoslovakia, german democratic republic, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: love and romance, escapades, youth, family, betrayal, family relations, friends, heroic mission, true love, cinderella story, teenage life, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
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58%
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, colourful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: heroes, save the world, good versus evil, adventure, superhuman powers, wizards and magicians, danger, imaginary, escapades, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
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56%
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Snow White (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A prince, seeking the greatest treasure, stumbles upon seven little men guarding a coffin. They tell him the story of Snow White, a beautiful princess who was forced to run away from home after her jealous stepmother tried to have her killed. When ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, exciting, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: sleeping, chase, house, prince, friendship, wish come true, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, dishonesty, cinderella story, fall in love ...
Place: germany, europe
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100%
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Snow Queen (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The Snow Queen is a powerful story of friendship and the triumph of love over wickedness. The story follows a young woman who is forced to battle the wicked snow queen in order to save the soul of the man she loves.
Style: fairy tale, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, hotel, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, kidnapping, fall in love, young heroes, escapades, battles, rivalry ...
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100%
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Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Cromwell clan live in the real world, except for their grandmother who lives in Halloweentown, a place where monsters go to escape reality. But now the son of the Cromwells' old enemy Kalabar has a plan to use the grandmother's book to ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, horror for children
Plot: hereditary gift of witchcraft, warlock, witch, magic, halloween, heroes, adventure, religions or cults, friends, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, imaginary ...
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51%
Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real ...
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, friendship, knight, parallel world, danger, heroes, supernatural, kidnapping, heroic mission, hopes ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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51%
Arabian Adventure (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An evil caliph (Christopher Lee) offers his daughter’s hand in marriage to a prince if he can complete a perilous quest for a magical rose. Helped by a young boy and a magic carpet, Prince Hasan (Oliver Tobias), has to overcome genies, fire ...
Style: feel good, exciting, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, danger, good versus evil, supernatural, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, friends, heroes, daring rescue, escapades, prince, palace ...
Place: arabia
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Jack the Giant Killer (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrible and trecherous Pendragon plans to gain the throne of Cornwall by getting the king to abdicate and to marry his lovely daughter. To help him he has his dreadful witches in his castle and his almost unstoppable sorcery. A giant under his ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: giant, genie, viking, kidnapping, castle, adventurer, princess, best friends, good versus evil, family, supernatural, youth ...
Time: middle ages
Place: cornwall
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47%
Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, disorder, fish out of water, rivalry, danger, supernatural, parents and children ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
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46%
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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, sincere, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, rivalry, daring rescue, youth, danger, escapades, imaginary ...
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46%
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: semi serious, exciting, fairy tale, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: snow white, cinderella story, imaginary kingdom, sword fight, imaginary, rescue, woman in danger, danger, escapades, adventure, family, heroes ...
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46%
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, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, danger, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, youth, family, wizards and magicians, heroes, young heroes, birthday, friends ...
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46%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: witch, imaginary, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, supernatural, heroic mission, family, save the day, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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46%
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Aladin (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Based in the municipality of Khwaish, abused by his classmates, Aladin Chatterjee, who was orphaned when his parents, Arun and Riya, died in an accident in Siachen Valley, lived with his paternal grandfather until the later's passing. Now ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: genie, good versus evil, gang, wish come true, escapades, supernatural, rivalry, orphan, hopes, adventure, youth, family ...
Place: india, asia
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Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on "Prince Caspian" and "Voyage of the Dawn Treader". Prince Caspian escapes his uncles assassination attempt and call for the aid of four young children from our world. Then, they go for a voyage over the sea to find six ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, exciting, saga
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: mouse, young heroes, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, mischievous children, imaginary, heroes, rivalry, family, youth, righting the wronged ...
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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: semi serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, youth, rescue, family, danger, escapades, adventure, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, queen, king, butterfly ...
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The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hungary, UK, France, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When 13 year old Maria Merryweather's father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn't know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, family relations, adventure, imaginary, teenage life, orphan, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, in the woods, youth, estate ...
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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, fairy tale, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, winter, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, king, young heroes, imaginary, escapades, long lost daughter, evil witch, danger ...
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42%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, miniaturization, part animation, getting home, adventure, family, rescue, heroes, mischievous children, danger, escapades ...
Place: australia, china
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42%
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Witches Don't Exist (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 81 min.
Story: On her 13th birthday Katie, a talented young girl, receives a magical amulet. This amulet was on a quest to find the fifth and last witch to complete the order of the star witches. Because in it's incomplete form, the order is unable to protect ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: witch, magic, amulet, young heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, wizards and magicians, youth, escapades, family, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
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A Dog's Tale (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, wish come true, treasure hunt, escapades, heroes, youth, danger, family life, disorder, daring rescue, child as adult ...
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42%
Castle Ra-Tim-Bum (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young wizard must create new spells in his magic book before the planets align. His uncle and aunt, powerful mages themselves, help him achieve that. Based on the award-winning Brazilian TV series.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family relations, imaginary, youth, escapades, eccentric family, curses spells and rituals, family life, palaces castles and temples, wizards and magicians, danger, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: brazil
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41%
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, giant, young heroes, legends and myths, escapades, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, disorder ...
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41%
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: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ancient mystery, legends and myths, adventure, heroic mission, teenage life, supernatural, danger, youth, imaginary, wish come true, child as adult, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
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41%
Veritas, Prince of Truth (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA, UK, Puerto Rico, Spain
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: exciting, captivating, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, self discovery, escapades, rivalry, family, danger, battles, injustice, legends and myths, superhero, friendship, supernatural ...
Place: usa
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41%
Prince Charming (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an extramarital indiscretion, a fairy-tale prince and his sidekick are turned into frogs for all eternity or until the prince can convince a maiden to kiss and then marry him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, adventure, destiny, time travel, imaginary, true love, royal family, love and romance, fish out of water, wish come true, opposites attract ...
Place: new york, usa
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40%