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The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (2008)
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The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Follow Ariel's adventures before she gave up her fins for true love. When Ariel wasn't singing with her sisters, she spent time with her mother, Queen Athena. Ariel is devastated when Athena is kidnapped by pirates, and after King Triton outlaws all singing. Along with pals Flounder and Sebastian, Ariel sets off in hopes of changing her father's decision to ban music from the kingdom.
Style: captivating, humorous, colourful, sweet, semi serious, fairy tale, melancholic, romantic, sexy, breathtaking
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: imaginary kingdom, mermaid, good versus evil, young heroes, underwater, adventure, family, follow your dream, princess, rivalry, ocean or sea, escapades, friends, parents and children, true love, wish come true, fish out of water, disorder, rescue, siblings relations, love and romance, disney, danger, royal family, children ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s

Most similar movies to The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and touching films with plots about family, escapades, adventure, friends, friendship, imaginary and imaginary kingdom mostly in Family, Animation and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning: The Little Mermaid (1989), The Little Mermaid (1992), The Tigger Movie (2000), Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005), Enchanted (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada, Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set several years after the first film, Ariel and Prince Eric are happily married with a daughter, Melody. In order to protect Melody from the Sea Witch, Morgana, they have not told her about her mermaid heritage. Melody is curious and ventures into ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, good versus evil, coming of age, danger, adventure, wish come true, ocean or sea, family, parents and children, dream ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century, 1850s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: prince, princess, mermaid, first love, witch, imaginary kingdom, magic, good versus evil, father daughter relationship, spell, impossible love, disney ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Little Mermaid (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Disney's The Little Mermaid is an American animated television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation based on the 1989 Disney film of the same name. It features the adventures of Ariel as a mermaid prior to the events of the film. ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, fairy tale, colourful ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: mermaid, underwater, fish, friendship, family, imaginary, youth, escapades, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, ocean or sea, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Barbie as the Princess and the Pauper (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In her first animated musical featuring seven original songs, Barbie comes to life in this modern re-telling of a classic tale of mistaken identity and the power of friendship. Based on the story by Mark Twain,
Style: feel good, exciting, disturbing, touching, humorous ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: princess, royal family, friendship, love and romance, switching roles, barbie, rivalry, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, wig, young heroes, mistaken identity ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: touching, semi serious, humorous, romantic, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, love and romance, family, interracial relations, heroic mission, racism, americana, culture clash, danger, escapades, family relations, disney ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Tigger Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As it happens, everybody - Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, Roo, Rabbit, Owl - is busy preparing a suitable winter home for Eeyore. When everything they do seems to get undone by Tigger's exuberant bouncing, Rabbit suggest Tigger go outside and find other ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, rabbit, bear, tiger, donkey, owl, rescue, family, adventure, best friends, young heroes, piglet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Who or what exactly is a Heffalump? The lovable residents of the Hundred Acre Wood -- Winnie the Pooh, Rabbit, Tigger, Eeyore, Kanga and the rest of the pack -- embark on a journey of discovery in search of the elusive Heffalump. But as is always ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sweet, talky ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, family, winnie the pooh, elephant, talking animals, children, adventure, happy ending, childhood, storytelling, beautiful scenery, disney ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Pooh's Heffalump Halloween Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: It's Halloween in the 100 Acre Wood, and Roo's best new friend, Lumpy, is looking forward to his first time trick-or-treating. That is, until Tigger warns them about the scary Gobloon, who'll turn them into jack-o'-lanterns if he ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: halloween, best friends, family, young heroes, rescue, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, animal life, fish out of water, escapades, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess (2012)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Set in the storybook world of Enchancia, the music-filled movie follows Sofia, an average girl whose life suddenly changes when her mother marries the king and she is whisked off to live in a castle with her mom, new step-father, King Roland II, and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: princess, imaginary kingdom, royal family, palaces castles and temples, family, imaginary, youth, young heroes, parents and children, wizards and magicians, escapades, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Enchanted (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Giselle is banished by an evil queen from her magical, musical animated land and finds herself in the gritty reality of the streets of modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that doesn't operate on ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, romantic, stylized, sweet ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, chick flick, preschoolers
Plot: princess, true love, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, prince, witch, parallel world, love and romance, rescue, destiny, fish out of water, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Winnie the Pooh: A Very Merry Pooh Year (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: It's Christmastime in the Hundred Acre Wood and all of the gang is getting ready with presents and decorations. The gang makes a list of what they want for Christmas and send it to Santa Claus - except that Pooh forgot to ask for something. So ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: rabbit, tiger, christmas, friendship, imaginary kingdom, oldies, mischievous children, rescue, family, when the parents are away, animal life, fish out of water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, king arthur, camelot, adventure, knight, sword, good versus evil, rescue, folk hero, heroic mission, young heroes, royal family ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hans Christian Andersen's Thumbelina (1994)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA, Canada, UK, Denmark, Spain, Poland, Hungary
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The tiny girl meets a fairy prince who saves her from the creatures of the woods.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: disney, kidnapping, family, fairy, supernatural ability, adventure, rescue, friendship, danger, heroes, hopes, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree, the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell accidentally puts all of Pixie Hollow in jeopardy, she must venture out across the ...
Style: feel good, sincere, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, adventure, young heroes, imaginary, good versus evil, magic, mischievous children, supernatural, small town, imaginary kingdom, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Barbie in A Mermaid Tale (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Barbie stars as Merliah, a surfer who learns a shocking secret: she's a mermaid! She and her dolphin friend set out for an undersea adventure to rescue her mother, the queen of Oceana.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mermaid, barbie, underwater, young heroes, young lovers, ocean or sea, contests and competitions, family, follow your dream, rescue, teenage life, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 102K
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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: princess, royal family, adventure, cinderella story, memory loss, family, good versus evil, love and romance, destiny, childhood, hopes, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: village, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, escapades, family, adventure, imaginary, misfit, disorder, friends, unfulfilled love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Cinderella II: Dreams Come True (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: As a newly crowned princess, Cinderella quickly learns that life at the Palace - and her royal responsibilities - are more challenging than she had imagined. In three heartwarming tales, Cinderella calls on her animal friends and her Fairy Godmother ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens, kids
Plot: princess, cinderella story, family, fairy, magic, anthology, anthropomorphism, cinderella, baker, fairy godmother, cartoon mouse, young heroes ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
My Little Pony: The Movie (1986)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The little ponies send out a search party for Lickity Split and Spike, while the witch Hydia decides to make the Smooze, an unstoppable purple ooze that will eat and destroy everything in its path.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: curses spells and rituals, anthropomorphism, family, heroic mission, adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroes, imaginary, youth, unlikely partners, young heroes, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: touching, feel good, exciting, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, adventure, magical, family, queen, royal family, supernatural ability, snow, prince, good versus evil, save the day, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, time travel, adventure, young heroes, rescue, prehistoric creature, escapades, disorder, animal life, danger, talking animals ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.6
 218K
Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, dragon, friendship, cross dressing, human spirit, princess, hidden identity, emperor, impersonating, training, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 107
Pinocchio (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: The Little Wooden Toy. The unforgettable story of a little wooden boy who longs with all his heart to become real. When a small spark of magic escapes from the Blue Fairy's home, it travels down toy maker Gepetto's chimney, bringing one ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, mischievous children, young heroes, pinocchio, adventure, miraculous event, family, wish come true, escapades, hopes, imaginary, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: preschoolers, toddlers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, cloud, good versus evil, adventure, orphan, family, mischievous children, young heroes, spirit, child, rescue, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.2
 3K
Shark Bait (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After losing everything, a young fish, Pi, goes to live with his family on the Reef. There he meets the love of his life but finds that she already has the unwanted affections of a bully shark. He must follow his destiny to save her and rid the Reef ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: fish, shark, martial arts, family, young heroes, ocean or sea, rescue, adventure, treasure hunt, friendship, parents and children, adoption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Winnie the Pooh: Seasons of Giving (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A collection of Winnie the Pooh's memorable holiday adventures, as Winnie, Piglet, and Tigger set out to find the right ingredients for Winter, Rabbit learns how to manage a complicated Thanksgiving dinner, and everyone gets a special visit ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: kangaroo, tiger, rabbit, donkey, christmas, friendship, babies and infants, best friends, family, piglet, buddies, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A full length animated film for all the family to enjoy. Pooh gets confused when Christopher Robin leaves him a note to say that he has gone back to school after the holidays. So Pooh, Piglet, Tigger, Eeyore and Rabbit go in search of Christopher ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: school, friendship, adventure, rescue, babies and infants, island, family, best friends, mischievous children, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: An ancient myth of a massive creature sparks the curiosity of Tinker Bell and her good friend Fawn, an animal fairy who’s not afraid to break the rules to help an animal in need. But this creature is not welcome in Pixie Hollow — and the scout ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, fairy tale, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, imaginary kingdom, adventure, young heroes, in the woods, dangerous animal, rescue, fantasy world, tomboy, good versus evil, love ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: This animated adventure goes back in time to the Care Bears' first-ever Caring Mission, when True Heart Bear and Noble Heart Horse touch down on Earth to boost the spirits of some unhappy kids at summer camp. But the evil Dark Heart has other ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, dark, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: rescue, kids and family, good versus evil, orphan, summer camp, family, buddies, mischievous children, friendship, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A little boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of, until he unleashes an old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but reality itself.
Style: stylized, semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, master villain, young heroes, family, friendship, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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