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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, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, princess, young heroes, underwater, rivalry, family, adventure, disney, follow your dream, true love, ocean or sea, friends, wish come true, escapades, parents and children, love and romance, disorder, siblings relations, fish out of water, rescue, danger, royal family, family relations ...
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 kingdom and imaginary mostly in Family, Animation and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning: The Little Mermaid (1992), The Little Mermaid (1989), 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, feel good, touching ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, coming of age, crab, wish come true, young heroes, family, adventure, curses spells and rituals, follow your dream ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century, 1850s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, colourful, fairy tale ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: mermaid, underwater, fish, imaginary, youth, friendship, escapades, family, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, danger, artifact ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
⇓ 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: feel good, fairy tale, light, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: princess, prince, mermaid, witch, first love, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, magic, fish out of water, father daughter relationship, spell, rescue ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: kids, preschoolers, family outing, date night
Plot: princess, royal family, rivalry, friendship, love and romance, switching roles, barbie, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, mistaken identity, wig, young heroes ...
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, romantic, harsh ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, native american, love and romance, family, culture clash, escapades, parents and children, family relations, tragic love, starting over, disorder, danger ...
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, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rescue, owl, rabbit, bear, tiger, donkey, family, adventure, self discovery, youth, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, family, winnie the pooh, elephant, talking animals, children, adventure, happy ending, childhood, storytelling, beautiful scenery, disney ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: halloween, heroes, animal life, friends, escapades, young heroes, family life, disorder, friendship, youth, rescue, best friends ...
⇓ 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: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: princess, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, escapades, family, wizards and magicians, youth, academy, family relations, parents and children, imaginary, manners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rabbit, tiger, christmas, imaginary kingdom, family, family relations, escapades, mischievous children, friends, goofy hero, young heroes ...
⇓ 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, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, imaginary, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, magic, mischievous children, small town, supernatural, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, stylized, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, chick flick, preschoolers
Plot: princess, imaginary kingdom, true love, good versus evil, prince, witch, rescue, parallel world, love and romance, magical, queen, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ 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, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, knight, king arthur, good versus evil, camelot, sword, adventure, royal family, rescue, heroic mission, young heroes, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, feel good, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: kidnapping, fairy, disney, family, adventure, getting home, friends, love and romance, hopes, rivalry, friendship, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary, unlikely partners, heroic mission, friends, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, adventure, escapades, animal life, heroes, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: mermaid, barbie, misfit, young lovers, youth, teenage life, hopes, family, contests and competitions, ocean or sea, friends, coming of age ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: exciting, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: village, imaginary, hopes, unfulfilled love, fish out of water, disorder, youth, reunion, danger, family relations, escapades, adventure ...
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, fairy tale, harsh ...
Audience: teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: princess, cinderella story, family, fairy, magic, cinderella, cartoon mouse, baker, anthology, fairy godmother, anthropomorphism, romance ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: princess, royal family, adventure, cinderella story, memory loss, good versus evil, family, childhood, love and romance, destiny, hopes, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
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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: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, friends, imaginary, family relations, young heroes, wizards and magicians, escapades, hopes, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: fish, shark, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, adventure, cons and scams, family, family relations, friends, imaginary, parents and children, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, cloud, family, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, wish come true, imaginary, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
My Little Pony: The Princess Promenade (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Wysteria is beaming with pride! Her gardens are in bloom, her little Breezie friends are in town, and it's time for Ponyville's fanciest spring parade, the ultimate celebration of flowers, flowers, flowers! But things don't go ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, princess, friendship, pony, family, heroic mission, escapades, horse, rivalry, good versus evil, fish out of water, prophecy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, kangaroo, tiger, rabbit, donkey, christmas, buddies, family life, partners, youth, danger, thanksgiving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.5
 510K
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, family, magical, queen, royal family, prince, supernatural ability, good versus evil, snow, family relations, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Barbie Fairytopia: Mermaidia (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In this animated follow-up to Fairytopia, Elina (played by Barbie) enlists the help of a mermaid, Nori, to save her friend Nalu, a merman prince who has been captured by the wicked Laverna.
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, mermaid, barbie, family, wizards and magicians, uninhibited rivalry, love and romance, escapades, rivalry, ocean or sea, imaginary kingdom, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Now, we find the rowdy extraterrestrial getting used to life with his new ohana. However, a malfunction in the ultimate creation of Dr. Jumba soon emerges, which reinstates his destructive programming and threatens to both ruin his friendship with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, touching, captivating
Audience: preschoolers, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, family, benign alien, adventure, danger, heroes, space and aliens, rivalry, pet, adoption, partners ...
⇓ 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, humorous, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, family, master villain, escapades, mischievous children, heroic mission, kids in trouble, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, daring rescue, friends, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, school, rescue, adventure, family, danger, youth, island, disorder, obsessive quest, heroes, pets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: cross dressing, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, dragon, princess, human spirit, emperor, female warrior, hidden identity, boot camp, female protagonist ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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