Movies like Alice 1988

If you like "Alice" you are looking for surreal, stylized and atmospheric movies about / with rabbit, toys, dark fantasy, youth, heroes, tombs and skeletons and fictional reality themes of Animation, Adventure and Fantasy genre shot in Czechoslovakia or Switzerland.
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Alice (1988)
 7.5
 11K
Alice (1988)
Original name: Něco z Alenky
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia, Switzerland, UK, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A quiet young English girl named Alice finds herself in an alternate version of her own reality after chasing a white rabbit. She becomes surrounded by living inanimate objects and stuffed dead animals, and must find a way out of this nightmare- no matter how twisted or odd that way must be. A memorably bizarre screen version of Lewis Carroll’s novel ‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland’.
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, humorous, clever, offbeat, semi serious, fairy tale, psychotronic, cult film ...
Plot: rabbit, toys, dark fantasy, youth, heroes, tombs and skeletons, fictional reality, cards, imaginary kingdom, danger, animal life, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, young heroes, palaces castles and temples, surrealism, adaptation, pig, transformation, teenager, monster, party, king, parallel world ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to Alice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, visually appealing, surreal and atmospheric films with plots about imaginary, escapades, fantasy world, storytelling, adventure, danger and childhood mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Alice: Blood Tea and Red String (2006), Spirited Away (2001), Greedy Guts (2000), The Black Cauldron (1985), James and the Giant Peach (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blood Tea and Red String (2006)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A handmade stop-motion fairy tale for adults that tells the tale of the struggle between the aristocratic White Mice and the rustic Creatures Who Dwell Under the Oak over the doll of their heart's desire.
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, semi serious, puppet animation ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, obsession, rescue, society, rich and poor, escapades, fall in love, animal life, mouse, doll, imaginary, obsessive quest ...
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100%
 8.6
 621K
Spirited Away (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young girl, Chihiro, becomes trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free her family.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, stylized, offbeat, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parallel world, fantasy world, ghost, witch, adventure, rescue, dragon, imaginary, supernatural, friendship, curses spells and rituals, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 6K
Greedy Guts (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When a childless couple learn that they cannot have children, it causes great distress. To ease his wife's pain, the man finds a piece of root in the backyard and chops it and varnishes it into the shape of a child. However the woman takes the ...
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: baby, couple relations, parents and children, surrealism, childless couple, secret, monster, killer child, absurdism, family relations, tree, body horror ...
Time: 90s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The Black Cauldron (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Taran is an assistant pigkeeper with boyish dreams of becoming a great warrior. However, he has to put the daydreaming aside when his charge, an oracular pig named Hen Wen, is kidnapped by an evil lord known as the Horned King. The villain hopes Hen ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, horror for children
Plot: sword, good versus evil, pig, wizards, race against time, supernatural, adventure, family, friendship, rescue, zombie, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When the young orphan boy James spills a magic bag of crocodile tongues, he finds himself in possession of a giant peach that flies him away to strange lands.
Style: surreal, feel good, humorous, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: magic, orphan, giant, surrealism, adventure, aunt, friendship, young heroes, family, buddies, youth, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: manhattan new york city, england, manhattan, new york city, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.6
 392
Taxandria (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Belgium, Germany, France, Hungary, Netherlands, UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: young prince is taken for tuition at a seaside hotel but there quickly bores and wanders off to visit a nearby lighthouse. Befriended by the keeper, he learns of a secret world he can see inside the light of the lamp - the world of Taxandria ruled ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, offbeat, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: secret place, adventure, fall in love, romance, imaginary, love and romance, young heroes, heroes, escapades, society, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
InuYasha the Movie 3: Swords of an Honorable Ruler (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Inuyasha and his brother, Sesshomaru, each inherited a sword from their father after his death. However, their father had a third sword, named Sounga, that he sealed away. Seven hundreds years after his death, Sounga awakens and threatens ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, young heroes, escapades, master warrior, supernatural, youth, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability ...
Place: japan, asia
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48%
 7.4
 3K
Lesson Faust (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, France, UK, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A very free adaptation of Marlowe's 'Doctor Faustus', Goethe's 'Faust' and various other treatments of the old legend of the man who sold his soul to the devil. Svankmajer's Faust is a nondescript man who, after ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, thought provoking, stylized, serious ...
Plot: surrealism, puppet, deal with the devil, philosophy, clay, supernatural ability, devil, innocence lost, redemption, afterlife, map, aging ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Lord of the Rings (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, scenic, gloomy ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, wizards and magicians, obsessive quest, heroes, imaginary kingdom, mission, elf, imaginary, save the world, danger, escapades ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 15K
Memories (1995)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this anime trilogy, a salvage ship crew happens upon a haunted vessel in Magnetic Rose; a cold tablet turns a lab worker into a biological weapon in Stink Bomb; and an urban populace carries on an endless war with an unseen foe in Cannon Fodder. ...
Style: anthology, surreal, exciting, futuristic, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, outer space, adventure, danger, imaginary, memories, escapades, steampunk, chaos, life is a bitch, space travel, gun ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.6
 33K
Watership Down (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the warren belonging to a community of rabbits is threatened, a brave group led by Fiver, Bigwig, Blackberry and Hazel leave their homeland in a search of a safe new haven.
Style: emotional, serious, cult film, gloomy, adult animation ...
Plot: adventure, rabbit, friendship, journey, violence, survival, in the woods, animal life, family, bird, wounded animal, a vision ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two wannabe heroes and their friends must stop a madman from giving everyone nightmares.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, imaginary, adventure, rescue, imaginary kingdom, danger, disorder, escapades, heroes, journey, prankster, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Phantom Tollbooth (1970)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Phantom Tollbooth, based upon the children's adventure novel by Norton Juster, tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo. Unexpectedly receiving a magic tollbooth and, having nothing better to do, Milo drives through it and enters a ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, surprise ending, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, car, toy car, child driving car, friends, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, youth, danger, friendship, rivalry, parallel world ...
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 8K
Mind Game (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film follows Nishi, a loser who has a crush on his childhood girlfriend. After an encounter with the Japanese mafia, the film follows Nishi as he journeys to heaven and back, and ends up trapped in an even more unlikely place.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, touching, humorous ...
Plot: self discovery, family in danger, supernatural, family relations, righting the wronged, hopes, adventure, dealing with death, danger, siblings relations, old love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking home.
Style: touching, fairy tale, atmospheric, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: witch, self discovery, adventure, imaginary, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, magical, wizards and magicians, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, fantasy world, steampunk ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 98K
Epic (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group characters in order to save their world -- and ours.
Style: exciting, feel good, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: imaginary, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, teenage life, protector, save the kingdom, young heroes, talking animals, family, in the woods ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Blue Meanies take over Pepperland, draining it of all its color and music, firing anti-music missiles, bonking people with green apples, and turning the inhabitants to stone by way of the pointed finger of a giant blue glove. As the only ...
Style: psychedelic, surreal, witty, humorous, cult film ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, music, submarine, the beatles, fighting the system, surrealism, anti war, invasion, rescue, fantasy world, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: liverpool, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 4K
Gandahar (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: René Laloux, created Gandahar, his final animated feature film. Based on Jean-Pierre Andrevon’s novel Les Hommes-machines contre Gandahar (The Machine-Men versus Gandahar) This fascinating adult animation combines Laloux’s famous imagination ...
Style: surreal, stylized, offbeat, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: utopia, mutant, nudity (full frontal - brief), robot, surrealism, invasion, experiment gone awry, life is a bitch, distant planet, technology gone awry, imaginary kingdom, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the conclusion of the Battle City Tournament, deep below the sands of Egypt, an ancient evil has awakened. Anubis, who was defeated centuries ago by Yugi’s mysterious alter ego – the ancient Pharaoh – has returned for revenge. Wielding ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, battles, friendship, save the world, monster, imaginary, fight, adventure, heroic mission, secret identity, teenage life, young heroes ...
Time: future
Place: asia, egypt, middle east, japan, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as ...
Style: gothic, stylized, atmospheric, offbeat, colourful ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing
Plot: halloween, christmas, dark fantasy, holiday, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, skeleton, goth, dreams, nightmare, objects come to life, fish out of water ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A boy born the size of a small doll is kidnapped by a genetic lab and must find a way back to his father in this inventive adventure filmed using stop motion animation techniques.
Style: surreal, futuristic, experimental, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: laboratory, mad scientist, society, time travel, rescue, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, imaginary kingdom, future dystopia, danger, deadly, disorder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Fantastic Planet (1973)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Fantastic Planet tells the story of “Oms”, human-like creatures, kept as domesticated pets by an alien race of blue giants called “Draags”. The story takes place on the Draags’ planet Ygam, where we follow our narrator, an Om called Terr, ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, futuristic, adult animation, atmospheric ...
Plot: distopia, pets, nudity (full frontal - brief), injustice, rebelliousness, revolution, captivity, master and servant, life is a bitch, rivalry, rebellion, state affairs ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.5
 5K
Time Masters (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Switzerland, West Germany, UK, Hungary
Duration: 78 min.
Story: On planet Perdide, an attack of giant hornets leaves Piel – a young boy – alone in a wrecked car with his dying father. A mayday message reaches their friend Jaffar, an adventurer travelling through space. On board Jaffar’s shuttle are the ...
Style: stylized, captivating, atmospheric, surreal, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: time travel, rescue, child in peril, adventure, daring rescue, space and aliens, chases and races, imaginary, heroes, track down, escapades, dealing with death ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight ...
Style: captivating, exciting, atmospheric, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, owl, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, imaginary, family, animal life, imaginary kingdom, in the woods, brother vs brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 53K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fantasy world, steampunk, adventure, family, good versus evil, friendship, young heroes, fish out of water, disorder, danger, escapades, troll ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
I Married a Strange Person! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A newlywed develops a strange lump on his neck that gives him the ability to transform people or objects at will. His wife is very upset. Meanwhile, the CEO of Smilecorp learns of this man and his ability and sees a way to achieve world domination ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, offbeat, enigmatic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, imaginary, couples, wish come true, surrealism, insanity, absurd humor, creativity, newlyweds, moral ambiguity, dark hero, brutality ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A widowed field mouse must move her family -- including an ailing son -- to escape a farmer's plow. Aided by a crow and a pack of superintelligent, escaped lab rats, the brave mother struggles to transplant her home to firmer ground.
Style: touching, feel good, atmospheric, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mouse, widow, heroic mission, lifesaver, secret, adventure, friendship, against the odds, rescue, cure, danger, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
We Are the Strange (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two outcasts fight for survival in a sinister fantasy world. Their lives are constantly in jeopardy after they're caught in the middle of a deadly battle between bizarre monsters on their way to the ice cream shop.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious, experimental ...
Plot: supernatural, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, parallel world, survival, adventure, heroes, deadly creature, escapades, store, monster ...
⇓ 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, humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, siblings relations, imaginary, wish come true, rescue, fish out of water, danger, mischievous children ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The little prince (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Canada, Italy, USA, China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the best-seller book 'The Little Prince', the movie tells the story of a little girl that lives with resignation in a world where efficiency and work are the only dogmas. Everything will change when accidentally she discovers her ...
Style: stylized, fairy tale, touching, sweet, colourful ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adventure, imaginary, self discovery, philosophy, little boy, life philosophy, imaginary kingdom, social differences, surrealism, mysterious planet, friends, old man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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