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Oskar & Josefine (2005)
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Oskar & Josefine (2005)
Original name: Oskar og Josefine - Heksen fra nutiden
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Oscar and Josefine are celebrating Midsummer with Oscar's grandparents in the country. A demon, Thorsen, gives Josefine the gift of enabling her to travel back in time. Visiting Oscar's family in the 17th century, Josefine saves a sickly young girl from the stake. But now the villagers see Josefine as a witch and want to burn her at the stake instead.
Plot: time travel, journey, magic, children, sick child, boy, girl, executioner, motor scooter, locket, grandfather grandson relationship, axe, boy girl relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, scaffold
Place: denmark, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, exciting and fairy tale films with plots about children, boy, girl, magic, time travel, friendship and adventure mostly in Family, Fantasy and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Oskar & Josefine: On Our Own (1998), Jesus Og Josefine (2003), Wallah Be (2002), Mystery Monsters (1997), Someone Like Hodder (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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On Our Own (1998)
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Three siblings ingeniously avoid being sent off to a children's home while their solo-mother serves a short sentence in a prison for shoplifting. Rather than have the news leak out and have to be escorted off with the eccentric welfare officer, ...
Plot: children, female director, female prisoner, childhood, single mother, thief, brother sister relationship, pickpocket
Place: denmark, copenhagen
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Jesus Og Josefine (2003)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Josefine discovers a time machine in an old shop, and goes back 2000 years in time.
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, touching
Plot: time travel, miraculous event, altering history, magic, girl, good versus evil, childhood, school, carpenter, angel, necklace, gladiator ...
Place: copenhagen, denmark, palestine, copenhagen denmark
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Wallah Be (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Life is not easy when you are a Danish kid called Aksel who loves meatballs. Especially when you would much rather want to be one of the cool Muslim boys who wear those golden necklaces and say cool stuff in Arabic. To worsen things, during the ...
Plot: children, boy, islam, female director, bathing
Place: denmark
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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 ⇓
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Someone Like Hodder (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Hodder is nine years old. He lives on his own with his father, who works nights as a bill poster. One night a fairy appears to Hodder and asks him to save the world.
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere, semi serious
Plot: friendship, children, family relations, father son relationship, single father, bully, widower, school, teacher, grave, organ, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lilac Ball (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Alisa Seleznyova and her father professor Seleznyov are traveling in space. They meet their old friend archaeologist Gromozeka, who's just discovered a planet all inhabitants of which died. It became known that they discovered a virus of ...
Style: futuristic
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Time: 22nd century, prehistory, stone age
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A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.
Style: colourful, entertaining, light, fairy tale, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenager, science, time travel, courage, warrior, rage, journey, evil, fear, parents and children, good versus evil, siblings relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Dinosaur Island (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The adventure begins when Lucas, a 13 year old boy, embarks on the vacation of a lifetime. When disaster strikes, Lucas finds himself stranded in a strange land littered with ghost ships and prehistoric creatures. While searching for other signs of ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Great adventures can hatch from the smallest eggs. Fucsia wants to learn to do magic just like her father, and so is pleased as punch when she is allowed to go to witches' school. There, Fucsia learns to make wind and conjures with the clouds. ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, entertaining, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.0
 21
Kokey (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On their way home, Bong and Anna discover Kokey, an extraterrestrial whose space ship explodes upon landing on earth. Without the knowledge of their parents, the children keep Kokey at home. The three soon become the best of friends with Kokey ...
Plot: earth, homesickness, alien, boy, girl, spacecraft
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tom's Midnight Garden (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
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Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Kingdom of False Mirrors (1963)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.6
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Mel (1998)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 1, Planet of the Dino-Knights (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 88 min.
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Plot: dinosaur, time travel, medieval, knight
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Search for the Jewel of Polaris: Mysterious Museum (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hyper Sapien: People from Another Star (1986)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
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Moon Child (1989)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018)
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Country: USA, Canada, India
Duration: 105 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.7
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The Changes (1975)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Time Barbarians (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Sammy's Super T-Shirt (1978)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
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Plot: magic, race, tiger, t shirt, running, supernatural power, super strength
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar II (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Jillian's Travels: Africa (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
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Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Wrinkle in Time (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 171 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mister Blot's Academy (1984)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 166 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%