Movies like Tom Thumb

If you like "Tom Thumb" you are looking for exciting, serious and stylized movies about / with moon, castle, poverty, escape, forest, youth and in the woods themes of Family, Fantasy and Drama genre shot in France.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Tom Thumb (2001)
 5.2
 760
Tom Thumb (2001)
Original name: Le petit poucet
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Poucet is a kid from a family of numerous children. The parents, too poor to feed them, decide to abandon them in the forest. Their, the brothers try to find their way out making fantastic encounters. This film is based on the French fairy tale "Le petit poucet" by Charles Perrault.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: moon, castle, poverty, escape, forest, youth, in the woods, family, heroes, family relations, life is a bitch, farm, danger, imaginary, escapades, deadly, siblings relations, deadly creature, young heroes, favoritism among siblings, queen, hunger, house, fear, night ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Tom Thumb

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, humorous and stylized films with plots about family, escapades, youth, imaginary, adventure, family relations and danger mostly in Family, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Tom Thumb: Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984), Twitches Too (2007), The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989), Hansel and Gretel (1987), The Secret of Moonacre (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ronya lives happily in her father's castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the wilderness, braving dangerous Witchbirds and Rump-Gnomes. But when their families find out Birk and Ronja ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, rivalry, forest, castle, family, friends, danger, youth, palaces castles and temples, family relations, in the woods, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.8
 4K
Twitches Too (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Reunited witch twins Camryn and Alex adjust to their new life as supernatural beings while at the same time trying to maintain a normal existence in this sequel to the magical Disney Channel original movie Twitches. But they soon find themselves ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, hereditary gift of witchcraft, reunion, danger, supernatural, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, youth, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their companions. News arrives that Lord and Lady Willoughby are missing and an ...
Style: serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, boarding school life, heroes, master and servant, heroic mission, good versus evil, family relations, orphan, rescue, adventure, siblings relations, countryside ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Hansel and Gretel (1987)
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: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: witch, evil witch, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, imaginary, family, adventure, danger, youth, family relations, in the woods, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hungary, UK, France, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When 13 year old Maria Merryweather's father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn't know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, imaginary, rivalry, nanny, family relations, estate, orphan, youth, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, in the woods ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Adventures of Chris Fable (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (Long Synopsis) "This action-packed, fantasy-fueled family adventure – inspired by the revered literary Christian classic, The Pilgrim’s Progress – overflows with outrageous characters, special effects … and a moral message. In The ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, danger, social decay, youth, society, survival, friends, heroes, family, imaginary, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Bye Bye, Red Riding Hood (1989)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Hungary
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fanny lives in the forest with her meteorologist mother. One day on her way across the forest to visit her grandmother and great grandmother, she has three encounters that will change her life forever: an apparently kind and gentle wolf, a city boy ...
Style: thought provoking, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: social differences, village, in the woods, deadly, fighting the system, woman in danger, danger, youth, imaginary, legends and myths, dangerous animal, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Great Land of Small (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two children enter a fantasy kingdom and are confronted by evil forces.
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: youth, danger, family, escapades, imaginary, adventure, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, rescue, gold, sword and sorcery, butterfly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
The Littlest Horse Thieves (1976)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When the owner of a Yorkshire coal-mine decides to mechanize to increase profits, the mine's pit ponies are scheduled to be destroyed. So, three children plan to steal them to keep them safe. But when they're caught, it's up to the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, feel good, touching, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pony, heroes, good versus evil, friends, rebelliousness, danger, youth, fighting the system, animal life, child as adult, family, daring rescue ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Beauty and the Beast (1987)
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: stylized, humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: castle, forest, singing, beast, parents and children, unlikely couple, dangerous animal, adventure, family, love and romance, master and servant, romance ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Journey to the Christmas Star (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 13 year old kind-hearted Sonja arrives at a tiny village together with a company of bandits. But there is a curse on the village. A long time ago, the King’s only daughter Goldhair disappeared while searching for the Christmas Star. The Queen died ...
Style: captivating, exciting, atmospheric, fairy tale, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, young heroes, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, evil witch, winter, friendship, danger, star, long lost daughter, king ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Sleeping Beauty (1987)
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: humorous, semi serious, stylized, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, preschoolers
Plot: fairy, magic, curse, princess, queen, king, family, wish come true, escapades, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, state affairs ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Brothers Lionheart (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Iceland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 9-year old Karl Lejon, 'Skorpan' is suffering from tuberculosis and knows that he will die soon. But his older brother Jonathan tries to comfort him by promising that they one day will meet in Nangijala, a magic country beyond the stars. ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, atmospheric, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: afterlife, rivalry, heroic mission, family, siblings relations, adventure, heroes, escapades, knight, rebelliousness, rebellion, family relations ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century, 1910s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 373
The Snow Queen (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When Gerda befriends penniless Kay their growing friendship is cut short as one cold winter night a fragment of glass pierces Kay's eye, turning his heart cold. Enchanted by the Snow Queen he is swept away on her chariot over the glittering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, youth, danger, escapades, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, heroes, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, adventure, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)
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: touching, offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, friends, family relations, innocence lost, disorder, fish out of water, escapades, wish come true, curses spells and rituals, mischievous children, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 64
Yellow Day (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yellow Day chronicles a young man's life-changing and inspirational journey through the mysterious Yellow Day. To many, the Yellow Day is simply a fun day celebrating outreach at a kid's camp, but to some, God bestows visions and miracles, ...
Style: serious, surreal, feel good, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, love and romance, imaginary, romance, teenage life, escapades, camp, looking for love, youth
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Search for the Jewel of Polaris: Mysterious Museum (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While visiting a museum, two siblings Ben and Kim a fierce electrical storm creates a passage between the real world and worlds within the paintings. They are magically whisked through time to the 1600's and find they must square off against a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, painting, jewel, lightning, village, adventure, escapades, space and aliens, imaginary, village life, family, heroes ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 279
Vincent and Me (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While sketching one day, 13 year old Jo encounters a mysterious art dealer who buys a few of her drawings and commissions her to do some more. Some time thereafter she reads a news story about a million dollar sale of some drawings of a young ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, artists and showbiz, escapades, youth, dishonesty, forgery, heroes, family, righting the wronged ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: amsterdam, canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
Walking Thunder (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 1850's, a young boy and his family on their way West become stranded in the Rockies. With the help of a local mountain man, a Sioux medicine man, and a legendary bear knows as "Walking Thunder," the boy learns to become a man, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: old west, coming of age, family, adventure, heroes, forces of nature, teenage life, escapades, family life, animal life, orphan, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Russo family and friends are headed to Tuscany, Italy, to meet their long lost relatives... but when Alex tries to prove she's more than a seemingly carefree young Wizard, she inadvertently conjures a spell that creates a Good Alex and an ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, save the world, supernatural ability, young heroes, escapades, youth, family relations, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, save the day, family reunited ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Nutcracker (1993)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, a little girl named Marie falls asleep and dreams herself into a fantastic world in which her toys become larger than life. She meets up with the Nutcracker Prince who takes her on a journey to his kingdom and defends her from the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, stylized, atmospheric
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ballet, danger, family relations, family, young heroes, rescue, disorder, imaginary kingdom, escapades, curses spells and rituals, christmas movie, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 533
Puss in Boots (1988)
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: partners, family life, family, love and romance, siblings relations, legends and myths, imaginary, fall in love, escapades, unlikely partners, family relations, friends ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Prancer Returns (2001)
Genre: Family, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This holiday-themed children's film offers a unique take on the legend of Santa Claus and his tiny reindeer. In this movie, a young boy finds a deer in the forest he is sure is Santa's beloved Prancer. Determined to return the creature to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: santa claus, reindeer, christmas, family, village life, babies and infants, imaginary kingdom, hopes, mistaken identity, youth, danger, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Miracle Dogs Too (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zack, a young boy, finds two cocker spaniels caged in the woods and takes them home. The animals, Sissy and Buddy, have magical healing powers that change the people of a small town.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: small town, rivalry, heroes, escapades, parents and children, imaginary, family, young heroes, hopes, miraculous event, adventure, retirement home ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Pippi Longstocking, a super-strong redheaded little girl, moves into her father's cottage Villa Villekulla, and has adventures with her next-door neighbors Tommy and Annika in this compilation film of the classic Swedish TV series.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: monkey, horse, family, young heroes, escapades, adventure, siblings relations, superhuman powers, mischievous children, friends, family relations, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Magic Silver II (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the harshest winter in memory, and the gnomes' very existence is in danger. Eager to help, Queen Fjellrose betrays one of their strictest rules and goes out looking for the Blue Horn, a magical instrument that can alter the weather.
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, family, young heroes, heroes, adventure, escapades, imaginary, save the kingdom, danger, youth, greed, weather ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 70K
Inkheart (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, tense, stylized, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, imaginary, book, parents and children, family, fictional reality, young heroes, disappearance, real world, eavesdropping, magic ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 4K
Donkey Skin (1970)
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: humorous, semi serious, stylized, offbeat, surreal ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: cinderella story, imaginary kingdom, fall in love, family, master and servant, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, escapades, dealing with death, romance, parents and children, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Once in a Blue Moon (1995)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Late-1960s suburban Canadian children work on building a rocket vessel, with the intention of delivering one or two neighborhood children to the moon, whilst dealing with social issues of the coming-of-age, orphan-hood and family veins.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: moon, adoption, escapades, family, obsessive quest, siblings relations, adventure, youth, family relations, eccentric family, family life, dental braces ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Elina: As If I Wasn't There (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In rural Sweden of the early 1950s, little Elina goes to school again after recovering from tuberculosis, the same illness that has killed her father a few years earlier. Elina's family belongs to Finnish-speaking Finns frowned upon by a ...
Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: discrimination, school, finnish, escapades, society, youth, solace, missing person, family relations, family, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Related movie lists