Movies like The Prince and the Pauper

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The Prince and the Pauper (2000)
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The Prince and the Pauper (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An adaptation of the classic, "The Prince and the Pauper" is the retelling of Edward Tudor and young Thomas Canty, two amazing look-alikes caught up in imperial intrigue and scandal. In fleeing from his violent father, Tom stumbles into the palace courtyard, and is seen by young Prince Edward, who takes him in. Each desiring to see what the other's life is like, the boys impulsively switch identities... little knowing what disaster lies ahead at this fault of thought. And soon Thomas becomes a pawn in the hands of Edward's malicious and greedy uncle, who would have the kingdom for himself.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, exciting, fairy tale, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: rich and poor, hidden identity, fish out of water, mistaken identity, switching roles, adventure, social differences, young heroes, youth, wish come true, destiny, intrigue, society, human nature, dishonesty, disorder, royal court, impostor, family, misfit, royal family, hopes, state affairs, power relations, prince ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe

Most similar movies to The Prince and the Pauper

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and touching films with plots about family, adventure, youth, disorder, young heroes, friends and family relations mostly in Family, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Prince and the Pauper: Crossed Swords (1977), The Flying Liftboy (1998), The Incredible Elephant (2001), Five Children and It (2004), Bigfoot (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Modern Twain Story: The Prince and the Pauper (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A modern day telling of the Mark Twain classic, The Prince and the Pauper.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rich and poor, mistaken identity, disorder, youth, family, adventure, fish out of water, power relations, dishonesty, hidden identity, urban ghetto, switching roles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Crossed Swords (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Tom Canty is a poor English boy who bears a remarkable resemblance to Edward, Prince of Wales and son of King Henry VIII. The two boys meet and decide to play a joke on the court by dressing in each other's clothes, but the plan goes awry when ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sword fight, escapades, twins, prank, dishonesty, life is a bitch, young heroes, adventure, mischievous children, disorder, street kid, royal family ...
Time: victorian, 16th century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, exciting, sentimental, suspenseful, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: elevator, heroes, state affairs, family, imaginary, escapades, youth, world spanning, friendship, missing child, miraculous event, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, europe, new york, holland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Incredible Elephant (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tormented by a giant bully and dealing with the loss of his mom, young Daniel wishes for a special pet to have by his side. After discovering Lumpy-a real, live elephant-in his backyard, it's as if his wish has come true...until his dad ships ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sincere, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pets, family relations, wish come true, elephant, magic, adventure, young heroes, best friends, youth, family, hopes, single parent ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, disorder, fish out of water, rivalry, danger, supernatural, parents and children ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: rescue, adventure, friendship, friends, danger, youth, captivity, school, in the woods, sasquatch, rivalry, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Hildegarde, a Duck Down Under (2001)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A family's adventure to save one of their own - their beloved pet duck.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, adventure, young heroes, rescue, heroes, danger, pets, youth, family life, brother brother relationship, smuggling, family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
War of the Buttons (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Occupied France; Lebrac leads a play war between two rival kid gangs, but a girl he likes, who's Jewish, is in danger of being discovered by local Nazi sympathisers. Lebrac and the village must now respond to the reality of what's ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rivalry, village, adventure, mischievous children, fall in love, friendship, young heroes, love and romance, youth, life is a bitch, social relations, disorder ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
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Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: sweet, touching, humorous, colourful, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family, adventure, goofy hero, bear, kids and family, fish out of water, anthropomorphic animal, children, jungle, escape, disorder, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, peru, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Million Dollar Kid (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Hunter family has hit the jackpot--scoring a winning 50 million dollar lottery ticket! But when the ticket is lost on the way to cashing it in, the Hunters face overwhelming obstacles in chasing down the ticket before it is stolen by some ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, disorder, adventure, nothing goes right, mischievous children, race against time, family, dog, lottery, lottery ticket, chases and races, chase ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Huck and the King of Hearts (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Taking place in the 1990's, Huck and his card shark friend, Jim, travel from California to Nevada searching for Huck's long-lost grandpa. Along the way, a deceived card player chases the two across the states with his two, less ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, emotional, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, dangerous animal, on the road, family life, interracial relations, cons and scams, americana, optimism, friends, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: nevada, missouri, mississippi, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Help! I've Shrunk the Family (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Johannes Blom gets blown away when he discovers a little man in the kitchen cupboard, hidden behind the peanut butter jar. He’s even more astonished when he realizes that this little man, ‘Wiplala’, has magical powers. When ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fish out of water, supernatural, family, escapades, disorder, miniaturization, shrinking, boy, wizards, supernatural ability, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Napoleon (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The adventures of Golden Retriever pup Napoleon and his friend, the parrot Birdo Lucci.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, dog, balloon, golden retriever, pets, rescue, heroes, best friends, getting home, adventure, escapades, youth ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Winky's Horse (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There is only one thing Winky wants: a horse, a real horse to ride. But horses are expensive. Fortunately it is the season of Sinterklaas; Winky just asks Sinterklaas for a horse. Than everything will work out alright. Or will it?
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: shopping mall, family, family life, fish out of water, family relations, holiday, misfit, youth, young heroes, hopes, friends, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Horrid Henry: The Movie (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Henry fails yet again to hand in his homework for the umpteenth time, he has no idea that this will set off a chain of events which will see him forming an unlikely alliance with Moody Margaret, the infuriating girl next door, and his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, youth, friendship, teachers and students, parents and children, family life, disorder, friends, yo yo, school, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
V8 - Die Rache des Nitros (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends got into a big trouble and they will try to do anything to get away with it.
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, young heroes, ambition, parents and children, family, rivalry, youth, chases and races, disorder, children, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
K-9 Adventures: Legend of the Lost Gold (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kassie and her friends stumble across an old, broken pocket watch they begin an unexpected journey to unlock the secret of the legendary Garrison Gold. They'll have to solve riddles and follow clues to find the lost treasure. With the help ...
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, best friends, escapades, pets, young heroes, youth, journey, friendship, rivalry, family relations, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Metro Chase (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This family comedy is about, Zack, an 8-year old American boy who is separated from his 18-year old sister, as they arrive in Paris for a family vacation. Seth, and friends track Zack down.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chase, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, disorder, danger, kids in trouble, child in peril, friends, family relations, family life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Flipper (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many kids might say their best friend is a puppy or a pony. But for 12-year-old Sandy, the most special pet of all is the exuberant dolphin he rescues and who returns the favor by rescuing Sandy from sharks.The dolphin named Flipper first swam into ...
Style: touching, feel good, exciting, melancholic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dolphins, adventure, healing power, family, animal life, friendship, young heroes, teenage life, youth, danger, pets, father son relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Told from Mowgli's point of view, it's the story of how a boy became a mancub and a mancub became a man.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, jungle, young heroes, danger, mischievous children, escapades, coming of age, family, heroes, youth, child in peril, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: parallel world, tea party, rabbit, mischievous children, imaginary, escapades, youth, young heroes, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, imaginary kingdom, wish come true ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Prince Charming (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an extramarital indiscretion, a fairy-tale prince and his sidekick are turned into frogs for all eternity or until the prince can convince a maiden to kiss and then marry him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, destiny, time travel, adventure, imaginary, love and romance, true love, royal family, fish out of water, disorder, family ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Hidden Fortress (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Just like every other summer, the children of two camp-sites play "war". But, this summer it takes an interesting turn.
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rich and poor, forbidden love, youth, adventure, love and romance, human nature, heroes, summer camp, fall in love, rivalry, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, fish out of water, friendship, heroes, rescue, danger, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, coming of age, mischievous children ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jett Jackson: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jett Jackson, who is the star of Silverstone, is considering quitting Silverstone when it is given a three year extension. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is accidently sucked into Silverstone's world when a prop malfunctions. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, feel good, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teenage life, child as adult, adventure, fish out of water, youth, young heroes, family life, rivalry, movie star, getting home, friends, superhero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Alice Upside Down (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Still mourning the death of her mother a few years back, ALICE McKINLEY finds her life seriously disrupted when her father BEN buys a store and moves her and her older brother LESTER to a new town. In the painful throes of adolescence, Alice has a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: school, adventure, family relations, disorder, teenage life, family life, coming of age, family, starting over, hopes, teachers and students, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, suspense
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, child as adult, friendship, experiment gone awry, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, disorder, danger, rescue, best friends, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Summertime Switch (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young punk Freddie Egan is in a juvenile detention center for the summer. Spoiled rich-kid Frederick Egan III is going to a luxurious summer camp. However, a name mix-up at the bus terminal sends the boys to each other's destinations, and while ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mistaken identity, summer camp, power relations, disorder, street kid, misfit, society, adventure, family, youth, teaching the ways of the world, switching roles ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A heartwarming Disney classic in which a cougar, who was rescued as a cub and raised by a group of loggers in the Pacific Northwest, reverts back to his natural instincts, leading to hilarious (and dangerous) consequences.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, wilderness, orphan, pets, cougar, adventure, family, family life, social differences, adoption, dangerous animal, getting home ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Bennie Stout (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fisherman’s son Benjamin - Bennie - Stout is a boy with a heart of gold who always gets himself into trouble. His St. Nicholas wish list includes a pedal car, just like the one the sneaky mayor’s son Roderick has. These are the depression years ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, family life, adventure, family relations, youth, escapades, small town, small town life, show tunes, disorder, santa claus, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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