Movies and TV shows like The Worst Witch 1998

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The Worst Witch (1998)
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The Worst Witch (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mildred Hubble is a young witch attending Cackles Academy. She's called the "Worst Witch" because she's always caught getting into trouble.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, girls' boarding school, witch, witchcraft, youth, supernatural, teachers and students, boss, power relations, teenage life, family, friends, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, teenager, magic, teacher, boarding school, girls' school, schoolgirl, black magic, magic spell, gadget, spell ...

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Most similar movies to The Worst Witch

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and entertaining films and TV series with plots about youth, family, friendship, friends, imaginary, family relations and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Worst Witch: Just Add Magic (2015), Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996), Wizards of Waverly Place (2007), Bibi Blocksberg (2002), Hex (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Worst Witch (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Mildred is one of the young girls at a prestigious witch academy. She can't seem to do anything right and is picked on by classmates and teachers. The headmistress of the school, Miss Cackle, has an evil twin sister (Agatha) who plans to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, wizards and magicians, witch, boarding school, good versus evil, supernatural, save the day, misfit, ambition, rivalry, teachers and students, social misfits ...
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The Worst Witch (2017)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Join Mildred Hubble in CBBC's adaptation of The Worst Witch books, written by Jill Murphy.
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: witch, witchcraft, teenager, friendship, magical potion, magic spell, female friendship, school, girl, teacher, bully, magic ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
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33%
Just Add Magic (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Kelly Quinn and her two BFF's, Darbie and Hannah, stumble upon her grandmother's mysterious cookbook in the attic and discover some far from ordinary recipes. When the Shut'em Up Shortcake silences Kelly's pesky little brother ...
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, youth, magic spell, friends, family, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, supernatural, friendship, best friends, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996 on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its "T.G.I.F." line-up. The show stars Melissa Joan ...
Style: feel good, not serious, sitcom, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, eccentric family, cat, wizards and magicians, magic, supernatural, friendship, witchcraft, high school, hereditary gift of witchcraft, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Wizards of Waverly Place (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Alex, Justin and Max Russo are not your ordinary kids - they're wizards in training! While their parents run the Waverly Sub Station, the siblings struggle to balance their ordinary lives while learning to master their extraordinary powers.
Style: feel good, stylized, not serious, humorous, parody
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, wizards and magicians, witch, supernatural ability, teenager, high school, supernatural, teenage girl, youth, family relations, family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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100%
Bibi Blocksberg and the Secret of Blue Owls (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Poor Bibi - due to her bad marks in maths she has to spend the whole summer in the boarding school of Altenberg to scrape through a series of exams - otherwise she'd stay down in school, being forced to repeat the year. No camping, no ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, teenage life, friends, friendship, curses spells and rituals, boarding school, teenage witch, mischievous children, family, adventure, boarding school life, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Strange Days at Blake Holsey High (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Black Hole High is a Canadian science fiction television program which first aired in North America in October 2002 on NBC and Discovery Kids. It is set at the fictional boarding school of the title, where a Science Club investigates mysterious ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: teenage life, boarding school life, youth, dedicated educator, magic, teenager, boarding school, high school life, high school, redhead, miniaturization, shrinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bibi Blocksberg (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In order to save some kids who are about to die in a fire, Bibi, the daughter of a prestigious witch, manages to trigger a heavy rain with her powers. The head of all witches gives her an award called "Crystal Ball", reserved for older ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: curses spells and rituals, family, teenage life, imaginary, youth, parents and children, witch, family relations, magic, crystal ball, small town life, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Hex (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
TV show
Story: Hex is a British television programme developed by Shine Limited and aired on the Sky One satellite channel. The story is set in a remote English boarding school with a mysterious past. Series one explores the supernatural relationship between a ...
Style: atmospheric, satanic, biblical, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, lesbian, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, angel, fallen angel, friendship, imaginary, youth, good versus evil, boarding school, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Pippi Longstocking is a TV series based on Astrid Lindgren's Pippi Longstocking children's books. The show ran for thirteen episodes, the first episode being broadcast 8 February 1969 on the then Swedish public service channel Sveriges ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, imaginary, superhuman powers, young heroes, youth, pets, family relations, disorder, family reunited, friends, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, touching, twists and turns, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: friendship, wizards and magicians, fantasy world, chosen one, good versus evil, school, witch, magical, magic, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, wizards ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, year 1992, year 1991 ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Young Dracula (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Young Dracula is a British teenage horror drama television series airing on CBBC, loosely based on Young Dracula AND Young Monsters, a children's book by Michael Lawrence. Directed by Joss Agnew, the first series was broadcast in 2006, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: dracula, vampire, friendship, family relations, social misfits, imaginary, family, youth, school, supernatural, supernatural power, chosen one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Zoey 101 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Zoey 101 is an American television series which originally aired on Nickelodeon from January 9, 2005 until May 2, 2008. It focuses on the lives of teenager Zoey Brooks and her friends as they attend Pacific Coast Academy, a fictional boarding school ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining, sitcom
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school life, teenage life, teenage love, battle of the sexes, boarding school, lifestyle, youth, best friends, teachers and students, friendship, male female relationship, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Life-Size (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: After her mom's death, Casey pulls away from everyone in her life, including her emotionally distant dad. With help from a magic spell, she tries to bring her mother back from the dead; instead, Casey's words accidentally awaken one of her ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: curses spells and rituals, teaching the ways of the world, doll, mischievous children, adventure, wish come true, toy comes to life, young heroes, friendship, intergenerational friendship, child's point of view, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Unfabulous (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Unfabulous is an American children's television series that aired on Nickelodeon. The series is about an "unfabulous" 7th Grade middle school student named Addie Singer, played by Emma Roberts. The show, which debuted in late summer ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teenager, friendship, lifestyle, youth, teenage love, middle school, teen angst, family, best friends, popular girl, school, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Mortified (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mortified was an Australian children's television series, co-produced by the Australian Children's Television Foundation and Enjoy Entertainment for the Nine Network Australia, Disney Australia and the BBC. The series premiered on 30 June ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, friendship, teenage life, parents and children, family life, popularity, family, youth, lifestyle, obsession, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 2K
Toothless (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
Story: A female dentist is cast into limbo after her death in an accident and is given the assignment to act as the Tooth Fairy as her action to be admitted into heaven.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: afterlife, dentist, supernatural, hopes, friendship, family life, romance, young heroes, family, youth, heroes, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Geppetto (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: When a man wishes for a son, he learns what it means to be a father.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, family relations, mischievous children, young heroes, friendship, parents and children, escapades, family, youth, child in peril, miraculous event, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Good Witch (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Cassie Nightingale, Middleton’s favorite enchantress, and her young-teenage daughter Grace, who shares that same special intuition as her mom, welcome Dr. Sam Radford and his son to town. When the New York transplants move in next to the Grey ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: witch, small town, mysterious character, romance, imaginary, supernatural, social relations, teenage life, single parent, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Vampire Sisters (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Keeping secrets can be difficult, especially when you’re a twelve-year-old half-vampire moving from Transylvania to a new life in Germany. Going to school, making new friends and fitting in — it’s all tough when you can’t just be yourself. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, entertaining, light
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: vampire, friendship, youth, friends, supernatural, superhuman powers, imaginary, first love, eccentric family, female vampire, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Zack Files (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural power, teenage life, young heroes, adventure, youth, supernatural ability, buddies, paranormal phenomena, friends, family relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, heroic mission, good versus evil, imaginary, legends and myths, friendship, escapades, adventure, rivalry, family, heroes, fish out of water ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, family, imaginary, adventure, wizards and magicians, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, teaching the ways of the world, heroic mission, disorder, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Lizzie McGuire (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Lizzie McGuire is an American live-action teen sitcom, which features an animated version of the title character performing soliloquy. The animated sequences were interspersed with the show's live-action sequences. It premiered on the Disney ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage life, youth, family, siblings relations, school, female protagonist, part animation, teenager, popular girl, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sabrina, Down Under (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina and her friend Gwen, while on vacation at Australia's Great Barrier Reef, try to save a secret mermaid colony who's habitat is threatened by ocean pollution.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: hereditary gift of witchcraft, wizards and magicians, disorder, ocean or sea, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, teenage love, teenage life, ocean, friends, imaginary, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Boy Meets World (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teen drama, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, family relations, friendship, high school, school, college, high school life, teenage life, teenage love, supportive parent, power relations, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide is an American live action sitcom on Nickelodeon that debuted in the Nickelodeon Sunday night TEENick scheduling block on September 12, 2004. The series' actual pilot episode aired on September 7, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, odd, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, school, survival, teenage life, bully, teaching the ways of the world, youth, student, talking to the camera, breaking the fourth wall, friends, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Mr. Young (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Mr. Young is a Canadian comedy series that premiered on March 1, 2011 on YTV. The series is shot in front of a live audience in Burnaby, British Columbia. The series was created by Dan Signer, and stars Brendan Meyer, Matreya Fedor and Gig Morton as ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: prodigy, high school, teenage life, lifestyle, young heroes, teenage love, child prodigy, youth, friends, social relations, teachers and students, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Luck of the Irish (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, teenage life, friendship, adventure, youth, family life, child as adult, basketball, silly humor, danger, family, imaginary ...
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28%
Every Witch Way (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows 14-year-old Emma Alonso, as she moves to Miami and her life turns upside-down. Not only does she discover that she is a witch, she also has a crush on the boy next door, Daniel. But Daniel’s ex-girlfriend Maddie, who is an ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: high school, teenage love, fall in love, supernatural ability, family relations, family, high school life, chosen one, youth, love and romance, imaginary, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%