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The Letter for the King (2008)
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The Letter for the King (2008)
Original name: De Brief voor de Koning
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given task and starts into an adventure, that will shape the destiny of Dagonaut. On his journey he learns about the true meaning of love, friendship, courage and loyalty.
Style: sincere, feel good, entertaining, exciting, epic, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, heroes, escapades, friendship, obsessive quest, medieval, youth, rivalry, sword fight, family, fight, mountain, knight, mission, forest, friends, wise man, coming of age, save the kingdom, sword, ritual, letter, secret mission, danger ...
Time: middle ages

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, exciting, semi serious and feel good films with plots about adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, youth, friendship and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Letter for the King: Witchville (2010), Smart Cookies (2012), Storm Bound (2007), Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014), Call of the Wild (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Letter for the King (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
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Story: A young boy holds the fate of the kingdom in his hands when he embarks on a quest to deliver a secret message in this sweeping fantasy series.
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, exciting, light, enigmatic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: knight, medieval, heroes, friendship, warrior, adventure, heroic mission, daring rescue, love and romance, escapades, supernatural, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
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Witchville (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Prince Malachy returns to his father’s kingdom after the Crusades his first impression is that a bad harvest is the reason that the villagers are sick and hungry. But all is not as it seems and a stranger to the village, warns the new king ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, homecoming, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, escapades, rivalry, save the kingdom, village, imaginary kingdom, witch, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages
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Smart Cookies (2012)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A high-maintenance realtor forced to do community service must lead a group of hopeless girl scouts in the regional cookie drive competition.
Style: feel good, semi serious, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: friendship, rivalry, teenage life, youth, scout, ambition, team, competition, society, contests and competitions, family, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
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Storm Bound (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves.
Style: serious, exciting, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, ship, island, heroes, survival, isolation, fall in love, youth, escapades, confined, ocean, fight ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: exciting, feel good, tense, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sinbad, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, daring rescue, folk hero, escapades, master villain, rivalry ...
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Call of the Wild (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy heads off to the Yukon after hearing tales about the Gold Rush, and he forms an unwavering friendship with a heroic Alsatian dog called Buck.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, survival, animals, wilderness, pets, heroes, rivalry, contests and competitions, daring rescue, escapades, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 90s
Place: alaska, yukon, canada, london, england
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The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo (1998)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Ukraine, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this globe-trotting adventure, Marco Polo (Don Diamont) plays the famous 13th Century explorer who sets out from Italy to find his missing father, and along the way finds danger, excitement, and amazing discoveries at every turn. The supporting ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, epic, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: medieval, explorer, tough heroes, obsessive quest, romance, adventure, escapades, state affairs, master warrior, dishonesty, adventurer, good versus evil ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: asia, venice
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four kids - Eugen, Wrigley, Bäschteli and Eduard - leave for an adventure around Switzerland, searching for the fabulous treasure of Titicaca Lake, discovered by Fritzli Bühler.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: switzerland
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Veritas, Prince of Truth (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 93 min.
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Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
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Place: usa
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Lionheart (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young knight sets out to join King Richards crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's sworn duty to protect the children and lead them to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
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Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: france, paris france, holy land, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: coming of age, elevator, world spanning, adventure, misfit, young heroes, escapades, heroes, youth, family, state affairs, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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41%
My Side of the Mountain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a devotee of Thoreau, as many were back in the in 1960's. Sam decides to ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: survival, mountain, youth, nature, childhood, loneliness, treasure hunt, bird, coming of age, owl, wilderness, young heroes ...
Time: 60s
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41%
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Bigfoot (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The whole family will enjoy huge laughs and giant, hairy adventures with this touching tale about a big-hearted Bigfoot. Lost in the forest, he befriends three kids, Percy, Madison and Leonard, who are determined to protect him. When two local ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: forest, friendship, rescue, adventure, friends, school, captivity, youth, bigfoot, sasquatch, rivalry, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Dawn of the Dragonslayer (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: exciting, stylized, light, serious, sentimental ...
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Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
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To Be King (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family
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Barbarian (2003)
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Duration: 79 min.
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