Movies like The Little Prince

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The Little Prince (1974)
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The Little Prince (1974)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the story by Antoine deSaint-Exupery, this magical musical fable begins as a pilot (Richard Kiley) makes a forced landing on the barren Sahara Desert. He is befriended by a "little" prince from the planet Asteroid B-612. In the days that follow, the pilot learns of the small boy's history and planet-hopping journeys in which he met a King, a businessman, an historian, and a general. It isn't until he comes to Earth that the Little Prince learns the secrets of the importance of life from a Fox (Gene Wilder), a Snake (Bob Fosse), and the pilot.
Style: clever, stylized, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: desert, prince, pilot, little boy, planet, adventure, family, friends, self discovery, legends and myths, getting home, imaginary, introspection, escapades, show tunes, landing, fable, airplane, dancing, snake, king, aviation, death, asteroid, fox ...
Time: 70s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to The Little Prince

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and stylized films with plots about family, imaginary, adventure, escapades, youth, friends and imaginary kingdom mostly in Family, Fantasy and Musical genres. Some movies like The Little Prince: Puss in Boots (1988), The Lost Princess (2005), Red Riding Hood (1987), Hansel and Gretel (1987), Peter Pan (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cannon Movie Tales: Rumpelstiltskin (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A musical version of the classic story about a miller's daughter who recieves help from a mischievous dwarf, then ends up over her head. Now, she and a mute servant girl may be the only hope for her baby son, John.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, master and servant, adventure, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, legends and myths, wish come true, imaginary kingdom ...
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95%
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Puss in Boots (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cat belonging to a poor miller's son thinks up a great plan for bringing a title, wealth, and marriage for his owner. He begins to carry it out, using a few birds and rabbits as gifts for the king, his own wit, and a pair of boots that make ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, stylized, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fall in love, legends and myths, siblings relations, family life, family relations, friends, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, unlikely partners, partners, family ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The Lost Princess (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The warrior is Esmeralda, a princess who has brains, can fight and is pretty, too. The sexy one is Don Juan, a pretty boy laughing at danger. These two Spanish champions, along with Don Juan's sidekick Miguel, dance and joke their way through a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, royal family, imaginary, adventurer, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroic mission, danger, rivalry, family, prince, show tunes ...
Time: renaissance
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Red Riding Hood (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The high spirited daughter of the village lord and her mother have been living in the forest for seven years near her wise grandmother. They wait for her father to come home, meanwhile, her literally heartless uncle rules. He sells his soul for the ...
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: little red riding hood, twins, woman in danger, self discovery, imaginary kingdom, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, friends, show tunes, rescue, orphan, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Hansel and Gretel (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hansel and Gretel tells the tale of two young children driven from home by their scolding mother. Losing their way in the dark forest they stumble upon the cottage of a kindly old woman. But is this kindly old woman everything she seems...?
Style: fairy tale, humorous, stylized, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: curses spells and rituals, youth, adventure, siblings relations, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, evil witch, in the woods, parents and children, child in peril, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Frog Prince (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Children's musical based on Grimm's fairy tale of The Frog-King. A young girl learns how to be a good friend and princess with the help of a "tall frog."
Style: fairy tale, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: princess, prince, teaching the ways of the world, legends and myths, friendship, show tunes, friends, meaningful kiss, youth, family, love and romance, frog
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Peter Pan (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Broadway musical adaptation of the fabled children's story.
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, young heroes, adventurer, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, adolescence vs adulthood, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, escapades, youth, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Sleeping Beauty (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault.
Style: fairy tale, stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: queen, king, princess, magic, curse, sleeping, fairy, curses spells and rituals, family relations, romance, youth, family ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Pufnstuf (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy (Jack Wild) ventures to Living Island with his magical, talking flute, Freddy. Once there, he befriends many of the island's inhabitants, but the evil Witchiepoo (Billie Hayes) is determined to steal Freddy the flute away from the boy to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: puppet, magic, witch, heroes, imaginary, show tunes, friends, puppets, disorder, imaginary kingdom, getting home, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Beauty and the Beast (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: To save her father, a girl who always puts others before herself promises to live her life in a lavish castle with a strange beast.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, touching, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, kids, family outing
Plot: beast, castle, forest, singing, opposites attract, love and romance, family, master and servant, adventure, unlikely couple, imaginary, dangerous animal ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
I Believe in Santa Claus (1984)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: All Simon wants for Christmas is his parents (who are being held captive by an African warlord) back. So, he and another student stowaway on a flight to Lapland to find Santa Claus. There they meet St. Nick as well as a Christmas Fairy and an evil ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: hostage, danger, heroes, adventure, family, rescue, escapades, politics, youth, hostages, in the woods, disorder ...
Place: france, africa, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Wiz (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A Thanksgiving dinner brings a host of family together in a Harlem apartment, where a 24-year-old schoolteacher named Dorothy Gale (Diana Ross) lives with her Aunt Em (Theresa Merritt) and Uncle Henry (Stanley Greene). Extremely introverted, she ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: thanksgiving, dog, african american, melancholy, wizards, family, follow your dream, imaginary, good versus evil, hopes, master villain, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, harlem, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Tom's Midnight Garden (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Tom Long's brother Peter gets measles, Tom is sent to stay with his Uncle Alan and Aunt Gwen in a flat with no garden and an elderly and reclusive landlady, Mrs Bartholomew, living upstairs. Because he may be infectious he is not allowed ...
Style: serious, stylized, touching, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: invisibility, family relations, friendship, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friends, secret place, family, young heroes, escapades, imaginary, youth ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in the mythical world of Rhymeland, Gorden Goose returns home to discover that his mom has mysteriously vanished. Now the characters of Rhymeland are in danger of disappearing unless Mother Goose returns.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, imaginary, family, mystery, adventure, parents and children, missing person, disco, imaginary kingdom, r&b, legends and myths, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An all-star cast highlights this vibrant musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll's immortal tale. One day, plucky young Alice follows a white rabbit down a hole and discovers a world of bizarre characters.
Style: humorous, offbeat, stylized, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: queen, adventure, imaginary, escapades, family, mischievous children, disorder, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, teenage life, wonderland, turtle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eccentric candy man Willy Wonka prompts a worldwide frenzy when he announces that golden tickets hidden inside five of his delicious candy bars will admit their lucky holders into his top-secret confectionary. But does Wonka have an agenda hidden ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, teacher, chocolate, candy, factory, childhood, contests and competitions, wish come true, tour guide, rich and poor, overweight child, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Place: germany, montana, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mystery Monsters (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Tommy has just joined the cast of the top-rated kids' show, "Captain Mike's Mystery Monsters," and is anxious to find out just how the special effects crew gets the monsters to work. Imagine his surprise when he discovers ...
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, escapades, danger, heroes, superhuman powers, save the day, imaginary, evil alien, adventure, space and aliens, rivalry, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Alice Through the Looking Glass (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A modern adaptation of the classic children's story 'Alice through the Looking Glass', which continued on from the popular 'Alice in Wonderland' story. This time Alice is played by the mother, who falls asleep while reading ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chess, tea party, alternate dimension, adventure, queen, family, mischievous children, young heroes, imaginary, disorder, family relations, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It's Schluufy's birthday, and the Oogieloves (Goobie, Zoozie and Toofie), along with their friends J. Edgar, Windy Window and Ruffy, are organizing a party. (Shh! It's a secret.) Everything is going along just perfectly until J. Edgar ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: family outing, toddlers, kids
Plot: escapades, friends, young heroes, friendship, disorder, youth, family, puppet, balloon, birthday, adventure hero, target ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, fairy tale, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, adventurer, young heroes, mischievous children, good versus evil, heroes, friendship, disorder, imaginary, escapades, danger, adolescence vs adulthood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, heroes, youth, family, young heroes, wizards and magicians, birthday, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: One of puppet-maker Geppetto's creations comes magically to life. This puppet, Pinocchio, has one major desire and that is to become a real boy someday. In order to accomplish this goal he has to learn to act responsibly. This film shows you ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, family relations, friends, disorder, coming of age, escapades, young heroes, imaginary, danger, rescue, heroes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso,and her pet monkey, Mr. Neilson, and takes up residence in the old family home, which is thought by neighborhood ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, light, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: little girl, adventure, family relations, family, friendship, young heroes, imaginary, rescue, superhuman powers, disorder, siblings relations, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Teen Beach Movie (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Cowabunga! Catch a perfect wave of fun in the sun, splashed with excitement, surprises and budding romance. Life's a beach for surfers Brady (Ross Lynch) and McKenzie (Maia Mitchell) – until a rogue wave magically transports them inside the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, sentimental
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, summer, rivalry, surfer, time travel, parallel world, disorder, getting home, teenager, dancing, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 21st century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Christmas Martian (1971)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A martian comes to a small town in Quebec and becomes friends with the town children. He gives them candy to get the children into his spacecraft. This alarms the parents but he wins them over and they have a great big Christmas party.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, canadian science fiction
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: alien encounter, friendship, small town life, small town, spacecraft, friends, family relations, imaginary, family, youth, space and aliens, benign alien ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: sleeping, chase, prince, house, wish come true, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, show tunes, family, dishonesty, friendship, cinderella story ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Cinderella (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Updated version of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the classic fairy-tale, with an all-star, multi-racial cast.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, teens, date night, kids ...
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, true love, couples, family, romance, master and servant, imaginary, love and romance, artists and showbiz, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Wind in the Willows (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, Romania
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Matt Lucas as a marvellous Toad, Mark Gatiss as a spiky rat, Lee Ingleby as a nervous Mole, and Bob Hoskins as a grumpy old Badger make a classy cast within yet another version of Kenneth Grahame's classic book.
Style: clever, humorous, feel good, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, animal life, adventure, disorder, humble, imaginary, hopes, mischievous children, friendship, imaginary kingdom, mole, rabbit ...
Time: 1900s, edwardian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Littlest Angel (1969)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from the book by Charles Tazewell. Michael, a shepherd boy living in Biblical times, finds himself transported to Heaven on his eighth birthday. Michael doesn't fully understand where he is, or why he's there. A guardian angel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: death in the family, custody, miraculous event, supernatural romance, afterlife, destiny, wish come true, animal life, adventure, misfit, young heroes, hopes ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Magic Silver II (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the harshest winter in memory, and the gnomes' very existence is in danger. Eager to help, Queen Fjellrose betrays one of their strictest rules and goes out looking for the Blue Horn, a magical instrument that can alter the weather.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, light
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, heroes, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, save the kingdom, prophecy, dwarf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%