Movies like Donkey's Hide

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Donkey's Hide (1982)
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Donkey's Hide (1982)
Original name: Ослиная шкура
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Russian take on Charles Perrault's fairytale. At the festivities marking the christening of princess Theresa, daughter of king Gaston IX, a wicked fairy made a mysterious prophecy about the girl's life. Seventeen years later, Theresa falls in love with a poor prince named Jacques. Then the prophecy starts coming true...
Style: folk tale
Plot: princess, prince

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Most similar movies to Donkey's Hide

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, feel good, semi serious and psychotronic films with plots about prince, princess, king, family relations, love, witch and royalty mostly in Family, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Donkey's Hide: Once Upon a Mattress (1972), The Salt Prince (1983), The Devil's Bride (2011), Frosty (1965), The Third Prince (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Once Upon a Mattress (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The second television adaptation of Once Upon a Mattress was broadcast on December 12, 1972, on CBS. This production, videotaped in color, included original Broadway cast members Burnett, Gilford and White, and also featured Bernadette Peters as ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: princess, royalty, broadway, royal romance, curse, marriage, prince, queen, king, unplanned pregnancy
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100%
The Salt Prince (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fairy-tale about the power of love. The old king Pravoslav feels it is time to entrust the rule over his kingdom to one of his three daughters - the one that loves him the most. The youngest, Maruška, fails her father's expectations about ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: princess, royal court, surrealism, father daughter relationship, castle, humility, king, happy ending, sugar, vanity, prince, trial ...
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100%
The Devil's Bride (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young Stepan saves his beloved princess Stepanka to marry Lucifer due to the promise her parents, the King and the Queen, did to the Evil as reword for the help he provided to the Queen to get pregnant.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, captivating, disturbing, unusual plot structure
Plot: pact with the devil, prince, lucifer, devil, hell, queen, king, princess, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Barbara the Fair with the Silken Hair (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Once upon a time there lived a Tsar named Yeremey who went on a year-long journey to take inventory of all he owned. One day he is kidnapped by the underwater Tsar Chudo-Yudo. When a ransom is demanded, the Tsar's family is faced with all kinds ...
Style: fairy tale, folk tale
Plot: transformation, metamorphosis, challenge, czar, gluttony, witch, love, princess, medieval, puzzle, replacement, prince ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Frosty (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a conceited young man and a young woman with a tyrannical step-mother, who must overcome magical trials in order to be together.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, atmospheric, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: winter, magic, family relations, family, parent child relationship, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, selfishness, soviet, mother daughter relationship, jealousy, wizards and magicians, youth ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Third Prince (1983)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brave sons of the king, twin brothers Jaroslav and Jaromír love and help each other. It was they and another brother - Jindrich, who once saw the portrait of Princess of Diamond Mountains, fell in love and went on her quest.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: prince, princess, nobleman, dual role, noblewoman, male objectification, aristocrat, actress playing multiple roles, horse riding, actress playing dual role, nightgown
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Prince and the Evening Star (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A wonderful fairytale about looking for love, defeating evil and learning some valuable moral lessons on the way. The story begins with the young Prince Velen , who is left in charge of the castle and his three sisters. During the night he has a ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: wizards, king, princess, prince, barefoot male, star, aristocrat, nobleman, tasks, quest, disguise, stabbing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Cinderella (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Story: A modern reimagining of the traditional tale of the orphaned girl with an evil stepmother.
Style: fairy tale, captivating, feel good, touching, psychological ...
Plot: cinderella, fairy, cinderella story, disney, princess, kingdom, imaginary kingdom, kids and family, love and romance, prince, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, fairy godmother ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Ten (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Musical tale about a struggle between a good Scientist and his evil Shadow.
Style: allegory, fairy tale
Plot: female director, irony, satire
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Jim Button and the Wild 13 (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ollie Clarke and his gang take on world.
Plot: mermaid, friendship, underwater scene, cake, oasis, gramophone, postman, crown, magnet, king, desert, pirate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Beauty and the Beast (1976)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A beautiful girl agrees to marry a hideous, deformed beast and live in his castle in order to save her father's life.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: prince, beast, monster, curse, magic spell, deformity, beauty and the beast, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Cinderella (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger in the woods.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, romantic, sweet, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, fall in love, cinderella, happy ending, disney, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, prince, magic, hopes, rags to riches, princess ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Prince & Me 2: The Royal Wedding (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With just weeks before their royal wedding, Paige and Edvard find their relationship and the Danish monarchy in jeopardy when an old law is brought to light, stating that an unmarried heir to the throne may marry only a woman of noble blood or else ...
Style: feel good, captivating, sweet, light, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: prince, cinderella story, wedding, rivalry, social differences, dishonesty, intrigue, royal family, love and romance, society, romance, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Royal Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young working girl with a blue-collar background is surprised when her new fiancé announces he is actually a prince of a small sovereign country in Europe. After the couple quickly takes off to spend the holidays at his family’s sprawling, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sweet, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: christmas, prince, royal family, marriage proposal, maid, palaces castles and temples, love and romance, fall in love, mother son conflict, friends, overbearing mother, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Ella Enchanted (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ella lives in a magical world in which each child, at the moment of their birth, is given a virtuous "gift" from a fairy godmother. Ella's so-called gift, however, is obedience. This birthright proves itself to be quite the curse once ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: cinderella story, fairy, magic, true love, fall in love, wizards and magicians, prince, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, adventure, fairy godmother, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
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How to Wake a Princess (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The king Dalimil and the queen Eliska waited to see a longed-for offspring - a daughter Ruzenka. But Eliska's envious and bad sister Melánie curses her. When Ruzenka becomes 17 years old she will prick her finger and she will fall asleep for ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: curse, queen, prince, princess, king, godmother, sleeping beauty, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Princess Switch (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess discover they look like twins, they hatch a Christmastime plan to trade places.
Style: sweet, light, romantic, feel good
Plot: christmas, prince, kingdom, royalty, lookalikes, princess, love, dual role, royal family, single father, body swapping, duty ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Baba Yaga (1973)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: fairy tale, folk tale, semi serious, stylized, absurd
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: heroes, imaginary kingdom, missing child, kidnapping, family relations, wizards and magicians, imaginary, family, escapades, good versus evil, obsessive quest, sneezing ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Incredibly Sad Princess (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: aristocrat, wedding, intrigue, teenage boy, jail, sadness, princess, anachronism, film projector, pretending to be someone else, king, explosion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Through Fire, Water and... Brass Pipes (1968)
Genre: Family, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fairytale about heroic Vasya and beautiful Alenushka.
Style: fairy tale, folk tale, atmospheric, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: obstacle, love, young girl, russian, curses spells and rituals, heroes, danger, male female relationship, selfishness, wizards and magicians, surrealism, challenge
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Snow dragon (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a princess who is growing up without her mother. He father the king, a kind and righteous man, loves her dearly, but is determined to marry her off at all costs: no-one knows why he's in such a hurry. He organizes a grand ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: dragon, dead mother, princess, true love, prince, bare breasts, horse, female nudity, duel, curse, witch, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Enteng Kabisote 2: Okay Ka Fairy Ko... The Legend Continues (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Story: Taking off where Enteng Kabisote (The Legend of Okay Ka, Fairy Ko) ended, this year's filmic installment of the much-loved TV series of the earthling Enteng Kabisote and his romance with his Faye, despite the frequent intervention of his ...
Style: parody
Plot: family relations, fairy, villainess, sword and sorcery, prince, sister sister relationship, good versus evil, transformation, baby, egg, domestic servant, adopted daughter ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
It Is Hell with the Princess (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A fairy-tale comedy about a hard-headed princess (Tereza Voriskova) and obstinate prince (Jirí Mádl) whose royal machinations draw the ire of Lucifer himself. What happens when the royal heirs refuse to marry? Will there be a wedding or a war?
Style: fairy tale
Plot: princess, lucifer, hell, mistaken identity, devil, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Magic Book (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An evil witch is trying to steal a magic purse possessed by the local ruler. Thanks to Princess Blanka's love, Prince Petr wins out over the witch.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: female protagonist, supernatural power, swing, human becoming an animal, book, pretending to be someone else, rivalry, kingdom, mouse, fictitious country, spell, thief ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Crown for Christmas (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After getting fired from her job as a maid at a ritzy New York City hotel, Allie reluctantly accepts a temp gig as the governess to a young girl who is part of a powerful family in Europe that lives in an actual castle. After arriving, Allie learns ...
Style: romantic, feel good, touching, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: prince, governess, christmas, princess, castle, marriage proposal, christmas movie, small town, holiday, king, queen, father son relationship ...
Place: new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hey Cinderella! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Hey Cinderella! is a one-hour Jim Henson special which tells a cracked version of the classic fairy tale. Cinderella lives with her wicked stepmother (as everyone who ever read the fairy tale knows), but what part of the story is never told is how ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: french, muppets, prince, monster, fairy godmother, magic, frog
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Christmas Prince (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a reporter goes undercover as a nanny to get the inside scoop on a playboy prince, she gets tangled in some royal intrigue and ends up finding love - but will she be able to keep up her lie?
Style: romantic, light, touching, sweet, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prince, christmas, christmas movie, palace, proposal, castle, snow, romance, reporter, coronation, intrigue, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Prince and the Surfer (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The classic Twain story "The Prince and the Pauper" gets a modern slant when Prince Edward of Gelfland switches places with Southern California surfer Cash Canty. Both discover a new world of romance, danger, and adventure beyond their ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, unlikely couple, romance, hidden identity, dishonesty, buddies, coming of age, youth, betrayal, friends, couples, disorder ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Sleeping Beauty (2000)
Genre: Music, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Ballet luminary Rudolf Nureyev choreographed this spectacular 1972 National Ballet of Canada production of Tchaikovsky's "Sleeping Beauty," and also stars as Prince Florimund opposite Veronica Tennant as Princess Aurora. After ...
Plot: ballet, poisoning, witch, princess
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Princess Ida (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Princess Ida and Prince Hilarion were betrothed when the Prince was two years old and the Princess just one year old. Twenty years have now passed, and the time has come for Hilarion to claim his bride. The Princess, however, has other ideas. She ...
Plot: prince, masquerade, princess, disguise, male female relationship, operetta, royalty, royal romance
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%