Movies like Pinocchio 2002

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Pinocchio (2002)
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Pinocchio (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Roberto Benigni adapts the classic children's tale by Carlo Collodi for the big-budget family-oriented comedy Pinocchio.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, stylized, surreal, awful, bad ending, idiotic, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, obsessive quest, mischievous children, fish out of water, friendship, misfit, parents and children, danger, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, young heroes, rescue, curses spells and rituals, lie, pinocchio, nose, family, youth, miraculous event, friends, family relations, imaginary kingdom, hopes, imaginary ...
Place: italy

Most similar movies to Pinocchio

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and entertaining films with plots about family, disorder, young heroes, adventure, friends, youth and imaginary mostly in Family, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Pinocchio: Blizzard (2003), Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000), Little Monsters (1989), Barney's Great Adventure (1998), Kids World (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blizzard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl's aunt tells her the tale of a young ice skater and an enchanted reindeer.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, young heroes, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, friendship, family life, fish out of water, miraculous event, hopes, parents and children, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mr. Conductor's supply of magic gold dust, which allows him to travel between Shining Time and Thomas's island, is critically low. Unfortunately, he doesn't know how to get more. Meanwhile, Thomas is fending off attacks by the nasty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, fairy tale, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: train, imaginary kingdom, friendship, family, adventure, family life, good versus evil, parents and children, heroic mission, escapades, young heroes, youth ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Little Monsters (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy is scared of the monster under his bed. He asks his 6th grade brother to swap rooms for the night as a bet that the monster really exists. Soon the brother becomes friends with the monster and discovers a whole new world of fun and games ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, monster, family, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, fish out of water, imaginary, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, child as adult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Barney's Great Adventure (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Mom and dad dump son Cody, daughter Abby, her best friend Marcella and a baby on the farm with Grandpa and Grandma. Purple dinosaur Barney soon appears to entertain kids, and when a large colorful egg deposited on a farm by a shooting star is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: adventure, family, chase, misfit, disorder, countryside, friendship, rescue, danger, youth, imaginary kingdom, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, adventure, innocence lost, disorder, danger, youth, wish come true, young heroes, imaginary, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, escapades ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.0
 254
Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: child as adult, teenage life, mischievous children, experiment gone awry, adventure, young heroes, friendship, wish come true, best friends, danger, youth, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, stylized, humorous, atmospheric
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ballet, rescue, young heroes, family, family relations, danger, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, escapades, disorder, christmas movie, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
A Simple Wish (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Murray is a male fairy godmother, and he is trying to help 8-year-old Anabel to fulfil her "simple wish" - that her father Oliver, who is a cab driver, would win the leading role in a Broadway musical. Unfortunately, Murray's magic ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, fairy godmother, family, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural ability, down on your luck, wish come true, mischievous children, parents and children, father daughter relationship, good versus evil ...
Place: nebraska, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Elmo loves his fuzzy, blue blanket, and would never let anything happen to it. However, a tug-of-war with his friend Zoe sends his blanket to a faraway land, and Elmo in hot pursuit. Facing life without his cherished blanket, Elmo musters all of his ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, family, puppets, adventure, friendship, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Borrowers (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Family adventure based on Mary Norton's classic children's books about a race of tiny people who live under the floorboards, resourcefully surviving by borrowing bits and pieces from the large residents who dwell above. After being ...
Style: humorous, touching, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fish out of water, little people, misfit, youth, eviction, family relations, parents and children, escapades, disorder, friendship, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, heroes, mischievous children, young heroes, youth, fish out of water, parents and children, danger, rivalry, supernatural, disorder ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, young heroes, youth, danger, escapades, legends and myths, disorder, friends, family, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Molly Mahoney is the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world. But when Mr. Magorium bequeaths the store to her, a dark and ominous change begins to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, miraculous event, objects come to life, accountant, friendship, family, prodigy, mysterious character, save the day, boss and employee, goofy hero, wizards and magicians ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.0
 22K
Kazaam (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shaquille O'Neal as a rapping genie protects a little boy.
Style: humorous, feel good, fairy tale, intense, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: genie, mischievous children, family, wish come true, young heroes, friendship, youth, partners, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
 2K
Gordy (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A talking pig named Gordy becomes involved in a quest to save his family from the slaughterhouse.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: on the road, pig, rescue, animal life, heroic mission, danger, farm, friendship, talking animals, adventure, journey, kids and family ...
Place: st. louis missouri, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 170
The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: heroic mission, young heroes, escapades, adventure, family, heroes, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, hopes, village life, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Cat in the Hat (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Conrad and Sally Walden are home alone with their pet fish. It is raining outside, and there is nothing to do. Until The Cat in the Hat walks in the front door. He introduces them to their imagination, and at first it's all fun and games, until ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, talking cat, adventure, fish out of water, rescue, friendship, mischievous children, goofy hero, disorder, youth, danger, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 6K
Bogus (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Recently orphaned, a young boy is taken in by his godmother who is shocked to realize that she can see the boy's imaginary friend: a flamboyant, French magician named Bogus.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary friend, friendship, magic, orphan, circus, family, youth, hopes, imaginary, social misfits, dealing with death, young heroes ...
Place: new jersey, atlantic city new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 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, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, youth, danger, escapades, hopes, daring rescue, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 2K
Little Ghost (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on location in a spooky Italian villa with his Hollywood big-shot mom and her dorky boyfriend, twelve-year-old Kevin befriends a Renaissance-era girl ghost who helps him cause unrest on the set.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, ghost, mischievous children, parents and children, youth, supernatural, disorder, misfit, hopes, young heroes, family, friends ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Muppets' Wizard of Oz follows a young woman named Dorothy Gale who dreams of becoming a singer but is unable to pursue her dreams. After being swept up by a tornado with her pet prawn Toto, Dorothy embarks on a journey to meet the Wizard of ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, adventure, young heroes, friendship, wizard of oz, escapades, danger, rescue, scarecrow, puppets, puppetry ...
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Alice in Wonderland (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Alice follows a white rabbit down a rabbit-hole into a whimsical Wonderland, where she meets characters like the delightful Cheshire Cat, the clumsy White Knight, a rude caterpillar, and the hot-tempered Queen of Hearts and can grow ten feet tall or ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: parallel world, tea party, rabbit, teaching the ways of the world, curses spells and rituals, friends, wish come true, power relations, fish out of water, disorder, pets, race against time ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Nothing Left to Do but Cry (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A teacher (Saverio) and a schoolkeeper (Mario) get lost in the Italian countryside. They find themselves in the late 15th century, they met Leonardo da Vinci and try to teach him how to play cards, they try to stop Columbus, they sing beatles's ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, semi serious
Plot: time travel, leonardo da vinci, district attorney, misfit, native americans, friends, family relations, escapades, goofy hero, changing the past or future, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 15th century, 20th century, middle ages
Place: italy, europe, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 5.8
 19K
The Borrowers (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The four-inch-tall Clock family secretly share a house with the normal-sized Lender family, "borrowing" such items as thread, safety pins, batteries and scraps of food. However, their peaceful co-existence is disturbed when evil lawyer ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, child's point of view, lawyer, adventure, good versus evil, little people, disorder, danger, eviction, real estate, greed ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Harry and the Hendersons (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Returning from a hunting trip in the forest, the Henderson family's car hits an animal in the road. At first they fear it was a man, but when they examine the "body" they find it's a "bigfoot". They think it's dead ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: sasquatch, wildlife, family, adventure, friendship, fish out of water, parents and children, kindness, bigfoot, vegetarian, footprint, bad smell ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, seattle washington, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Blackbeard's Ghost (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Peter Ustinov stars as the eponymous wraith, who returns to Earth to aid his descendant, elderly Elsa Lanchester (Stowecroft). The villains want to kick Lanchester and her friends out of their group home so that they can build a crooked casino. Good ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, pirate, college, gambling, island, ghost, escapades, supernatural, fish out of water, friendship, good versus evil, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: reindeer, santa claus, christmas, mischievous children, young heroes, child as adult, fish out of water, mistaken identity, family life, disorder, orphan, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Lilly the Witch: The Journey to Mandolan (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Germany, Spain, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lilli is traveling to India, to solve a mystery.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, friendship, fish out of water, young heroes, supernatural ability, daring rescue, good versus evil, danger, youth, save the day, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Son of the Mask (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tim Avery, an aspiring cartoonist, finds himself in a predicament when his dog stumbles upon the mask of Loki. Then after conceiving an infant son "born of the mask", he discovers just how looney child raising can be.
Style: humorous, absurd, idiotic, light, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: mischievous children, baby, mask, supernatural ability, chaos and mayhem, superhero, parents and children, intrigue, misfit, babies and infants, mythology, family ...
Time: 2000s
Place: pakistan, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bailey's Billion$ (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sweet and savvy talking golden retriever, Bailey, is one doggone lucky pooch when his devoted owner, Constance Pennington, leaves him her entire billion-dollar fortune. Bailey is lucky, that is, until he becomes the target of an elaborately-designed ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, pets, animal life, danger, rescue, mischievous children, cons and scams, getting home, inheritance, talking dog, adventure, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%