Movies like Donkey Skin

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Donkey Skin
Original name: Peau d'âne
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fairy godmother helps a princess disguise herself so she won't have to marry her father.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, surreal, humorous, offbeat, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: palaces castles and temples, parents and children, adventure, cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, romance, master and servant, family, dealing with death, death in the family, animal life, wedding, family life, escapades, imaginary, couples, incestuous desire, magical mirror, recipe, leaving home, magic wand ...

Most similar movies to Donkey Skin

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and stylized films with plots about love and romance, family, romance, imaginary, family relations, magic and prince mostly in Fantasy, Family and Musical genres. Some movies like Donkey Skin: Snow White (1987), Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973), Beauty and the Beast (1987), Cinderella (1997), Cinderella (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Snow White
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A prince, seeking the greatest treasure, stumbles upon seven little men guarding a coffin. They tell him the story of Snow White, a beautiful princess who was forced to run away from home after her jealous stepmother tried to have her killed. When ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: date night, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: cinderella story, palaces castles and temples, imaginary kingdom, family, royal family, wish come true, adventure, danger, hopes, romance, prince, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   86%
 
Three Wishes for Cinderella
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Family, Adventure, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The film stars Libuse Safrankova as the title character, a young woman who is put upon by her stepmother and stepsisters. The film employs a twist, though, when a handsome prince comes knocking. Cinderella does not simply fall into the prince's ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, date night, kids
Plot: master and servant, romance, young heroes, changing the past or future, prince, cinderella, cinderella story, family, true love, adventure, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
Place: east germany, german democratic republic, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   100%
 
Beauty and the Beast
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: To save her father, a girl who always puts others before herself promises to live her life in a lavish castle with a strange beast.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: unlikely couple, palaces castles and temples, opposites attract, love affair, family, captivity, adventure, imaginary, romance, couples, forest, castle ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   98%
 
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Cinderella
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Updated version of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the classic fairy-tale, with an all-star, multi-racial cast.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, date night, teens, kids
Plot: family, fall in love, siblings relations, true love, magic, cinderella story, romance, broadway, music, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, love ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   100%
 
 7.8
 2K
Cinderella
Genre: Musical, Fantasy, Romance, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: TV-version of the classic fairy tale, set to a Rodgers and Hammerstein score.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: intrigue, siblings relations, true love, romance, family, cinderella story, royal family, fall in love, against the odds, hopes, imaginary, love and romance ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   100%
 
Sleeping Beauty
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: date night, family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: young heroes, intrigue, true love, adventure, cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, romance, family, imaginary kingdom, magic, curse, fairy ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   90%
 
 6.2
 209
Cinderella
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Cinderella, the beautiful and kind-hearted ragamuffin who lives with her greedy stepmother and two selfish stepsisters, charms a handsome prince when her fairy godmother sends her to the royal ball. She must leave the ball by midnight before all the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, fairy tale
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: palaces castles and temples, fall in love, true love, romance, cinderella story, wish come true, family, life turned upside down, hopes, imaginary, love and romance, social differences ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
Once Upon a Mattress
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Queen Aggravain has ruled that none may marry until her son, Prince Dauntless marries. However, she has managed to sabotage every princess that come along. When Sir Harry and Lady Larken learn that they are going to be parents, wed or not, he goes ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: parents and children, imaginary kingdom, royal family, romance, imaginary, family, love and romance, couples, family relations, true love, wooing, cinderella story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
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 494
Puss in Boots
Genre: Fantasy, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cat belonging to a poor miller's son thinks up a great plan for bringing a title, wealth, and marriage for his owner. He begins to carry it out, using a few birds and rabbits as gifts for the king, his own wit, and a pair of boots that make ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, unlikely partners, legends and myths, fall in love, imaginary, love and romance, partners, friends, siblings relations, family life, escapades, family relations ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   100%
 
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This simple romantic tragedy begins in 1957. Guy Foucher, a 20-year-old French auto mechanic, has fallen in love with 17-year-old Geneviève Emery, an employee in her widowed mother's chic but financially embattled umbrella shop. On the evening ...
Style: sentimental, colourful, romantic, lyrical, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, love, young lovers, love triangle, love story, love and romance, marriage of convenience, unfulfillment, couple relations, family relations, class differences, first love ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 20th century, 50s, year 1963 ...
Place: france, europe, normandy, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 
The Young Girls of Rochefort
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Delphine and Solange are two sisters living in Rochefort. They are both looking for love, without being aware that their ideal partner is very close... A film where the scenario is much less important than its feeling of euphory, according to the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, twins, ballet, romance, small town, looking for love, siblings relations, love and romance, family relations, painting, dancer's life, lovers reunited ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
Babes in Toyland
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: All roads lead to magical, merry Toyland as Mary Contrary and Tom Piper prepare for their wedding! But villainous Barnaby wants Mary for himself, so he kidnaps Tom, setting off a series of comic chases, searches, and double-crosses! The "March ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, adventure, kids and family, romance, magic, dancing, village, dance, mischievous children, children, greed, pirate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
Cannon Movie Tales: Rumpelstiltskin
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A musical version of the classic story about a miller's daughter who recieves help from a mischievous dwarf, then ends up over her head. Now, she and a mute servant girl may be the only hope for her baby son, John.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: rescue, imaginary kingdom, adventure, legends and myths, wish come true, family, imaginary, master and servant, danger, escapades, love and romance, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
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Cinderella
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, stylized, sweet, romantic, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, family, magic, imaginary kingdom, fall in love, prince, evil stepmother, transformation, sister sister relationship, hopes, rags to riches, love and romance ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   100%
 
 5.2
 3K
Hello Again
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lucy Chadman (Shelley Long) chokes to death and is resurrected by her loopy sister Zelda (Judith Ivey) on the one year anniversary of her death. Lucy, of course, does not believe she has actually been dead and thinks it is an elaborate hoax until ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: zombie, supernatural, death, ghost, love, supernatural ability, life & death, magic, hospital, romance, unlikely couple, doctors ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
Cinderella 3: A Twist in Time
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When Lady Tremaine steals the Fairy Godmother's wand and changes history, it's up to Cinderella to restore the timeline and reclaim her prince.
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: changing the past or future, palaces castles and temples, race against time, family, switching roles, true love, romance, cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, magic, fairy godmother, fairy ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   41%
 
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Ella Enchanted
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, humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, magic, romance, fairy, true love, giant, cinderella story, book, mythology, adaptation, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   100%
 
The Magic Flute
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: During World War I, in an unnamed country, a soldier named Tamino is sent by the Queen of the Night to rescue her daughter Pamina from the clutches of the supposedly evil Sarastro. But all is not as it seems.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, epic, stylized, surreal
Audience: date night
Plot: soldier, opera, romance, battle zone, daring rescue, true love, heroic mission, fall in love, danger, escapades, heroes, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
Hansel and Gretel
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hansel and Gretel tells the tale of two young children driven from home by their scolding mother. Losing their way in the dark forest they stumble upon the cottage of a kindly old woman. But is this kindly old woman everything she seems...?
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: in the woods, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, family, danger, adventure, escapades, imaginary, witch, evil witch, parents and children, siblings relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
Babes in Toyland
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: 11-year-old Lisa has no time for toys; she's too busy taking care of her siblings and cooking for her mother. During the Christmas Eve blizzard, Lisa travels to Toyland in Wizard of Oz-like fashion and arrives just in time for a wedding. Young ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family life, danger, imaginary, rivalry, family, rescue, contests and competitions, kidnapping, good versus evil, holiday, christmas ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
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Popeye
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who's searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl household, where he meets Olive. Before he can win her heart, he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, daring rescue, adventure, music, parents and children, violence, good versus evil, dialogue, babies and infants, surrealism, rescue, pirate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 172 min.
Story: American businessman Jack Woods rents a cottage on the enchanted Emerald Isle which is occupied by a family of leprechauns. Leprechaun Seamus Muldoon's son and son's friends crash the fairies' costume ball and Muldoon's son falls ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, stylized
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: fairy, supernatural ability, adventure, ancient mystery, friendship, romance, true love, curses spells and rituals, family, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, parallel world ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
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Mirror Mirror
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After she spends all her money, an evil enchantress queen schemes to marry a handsome, wealthy prince. There's just one problem - he's in love with a beautiful princess, Snow White. Now, joined by seven rebellious dwarves, Snow White ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, stylized, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, date night
Plot: adventure, magic, witch, chase, save the day, good versus evil, greed, transformation, betrayal, curses spells and rituals, fantasy world, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   100%
 
Long Life, Happiness & Prosperity
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Mindy Ho inexpertly tries Taoist magic to fix her single mother's financial situation and seemingly hopeless romantic prospects.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: single parent, romance, opposites attract, starting over, family, friendship, looking for love, parents and children, love potion, true love, workplace romance, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   33%
 
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The Hole
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the final days of the year 1999, most everyone in Taiwan has died. A strange plague has ravished the island. Supposedly spread by cockroaches, the disease sends its victims into a psychosis where they act like the insects. Eventually, they die. ...
Style: futuristic, surreal, semi serious, humorous, dark humor ...
Plot: human nature, future dystopia, plague, romance, danger, society, chaos, life is a bitch, parents and children, isolation, social decay, terminal illness ...
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   33%
 
Beauty and the Beast
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who's been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle's enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, feel good, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: romance, family, heroine, transformation, disney, magic, beast, good versus evil, opposites attract, village, young lovers, kids and family ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   100%
 
The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: In the tiny kingdom of Euphrania, the King and his court are most anxious to get Prince Edward wed. But Edward wants to marry for love. Meanwhile, young Cinderella finds life drastically altered with her father's death as she's forced to ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, sentimental, romantic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love, magic, master and servant, cinderella story, beautiful scenery, dancing, fall in love, love story, period piece, dance, family ...
Time: 18th century, 20th century, 70s, 1700s, 1770s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   35%
 
The Good Witch's Gift
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Almost as soon as Jake and Cassie decide to get married on Christmas Eve, complications arise.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: supernatural ability, romance, small town, couple relations, family, imaginary, love and romance, couples, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, supernatural, gift ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   26%
 
The Adventures of Pinocchio
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One of puppet-maker Geppetto's creations comes magically to life. This puppet, Pinocchio, has one major desire and that is to become a real boy someday. In order to accomplish this goal he has to learn to act responsibly. This film shows you ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, fairy tale, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, mischievous children, transformation, young heroes, teaching the ways of the world, curses spells and rituals, disney, childhood, adaptation, imaginary kingdom, puppets ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   36%
 
Eloise at the Plaza
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This is a comedy about a six-year-old girl who lives at a 5 star plaza and causes havoc.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: nanny, hotel, mischievous children, family, young heroes, adventure, fall in love, family life, little girl, precocious child, youth, family relations ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
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