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, exciting, humorous, fairy tale, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: rich and poor, hidden identity, mistaken identity, switching roles, fish out of water, adventure, social differences, young heroes, youth, wish come true, destiny, intrigue, society, disorder, human nature, dishonesty, 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 adventure, family, 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.
The Prince and the Pauper: The Movie (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, hidden identity, fish out of water, power relations, adventure, family, dishonesty, switching roles, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Crossed Swords (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 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, serious, realistic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: royal family, sword fight, mistaken identity, rich and poor, street kid, disorder, youth, life is a bitch, dishonesty, young heroes, adventure, switching roles ...
Time: victorian era, 16th century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, world spanning, adventure, misfit, young heroes, escapades, heroes, youth, family, state affairs, social relations, kids in trouble ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, europe, new york, usa, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, semi serious, humorous, sincere, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pets, elephant, family relations, wish come true, magic, adventure, young heroes, miraculous event, family life, disorder, youth, family ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, gothic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, young heroes, heroes, mischievous children, youth, disorder, fish out of water, parents and children, supernatural, rivalry, misfit ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: forest, friendship, rescue, adventure, friends, school, captivity, youth, sasquatch, rivalry, fish out of water, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, young heroes, adventure, heroes, rescue, youth, pets, family life, brother brother relationship, smuggling, single parent, family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Crocodiles (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Hannes, growing up with his young, poor and single mother wants to join the coolest gang in the area, the Vorstadtkrokodile. When the ‘entry test’ goes wrong, Hannes’s life is saved by Kai, who is desperate to join too but is ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, friendship, suburban life, suburbs, heroes, street gang, buddies, best friends, teenage life, youth, family, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Czech Republic, France
Duration: 96 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, sexy ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, adventure, boy, youth, escapades, mischievous children, coming of age, heroes, disorder, family relations, friends, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, young heroes, ambition, parents and children, disorder, youth, family, rivalry, misfit, contests and competitions, car race ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: on the run, adventure, mischievous children, chase, coming of age, family, orphan, society, politics, youth, dangerous animal, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, mississippi, nevada, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, chase, adventure, young heroes, disorder, kids in trouble, silly humor, child in peril, family relations, friends, crimes, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: pets, golden retriever, family relations, dog, balloon, misfit, rescue, youth, best friends, partners, heroes, getting home ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, semi serious, captivating, touching, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rich and poor, forbidden love, human nature, adventure, love and romance, youth, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, summer camp, heroes, young heroes, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 2K
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, young heroes, friendship, youth, teenage life, pets, father son relationship, ocean, animal life ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 115K
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: touching, sweet, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, talking animals, kids and family, goofy hero, animals, children, bear, friendship, fish out of water, adoption, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, peru, london, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Alice in Wonderland (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 150 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, feel good, touching, humorous, epic
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: parallel world, rabbit, adventure, pets, hopes, escapades, youth, family, mischievous children, getting home, young heroes, rivalry ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: fish out of water, adventure, teenage life, child as adult, rivalry, youth, young heroes, family life, movie star, parallel world, getting home, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: rescue, jungle, child in peril, animal life, friends, kids in trouble, disorder, feral man, dangerous animal, youth, young heroes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia
⇓ 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, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: lottery, family relations, lottery ticket, adventure, nothing goes right, disorder, family, mischievous children, race against time, dog, family life, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: realistic, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: school, adventure, teenage life, family life, family relations, disorder, starting over, family, coming of age, teachers and students, hopes, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, touching, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, frog, adventure, curses spells and rituals, time travel, destiny, royal family, love and romance, disorder, romance, opposites attract, wooing ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 295
Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, New Zealand, USA
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: experiment gone awry, teenage life, child as adult, friendship, young heroes, mischievous children, adventure, disorder, wish come true, family life, rescue, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Skippers of the Cameleon (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young boy twins receive a boat of their own by a stroke of luck. It turns out to be very fast and they use their boat to help out their friends.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, twins, friendship, adventure, family relations, friends, youth, family, escapades, competition, brother brother relationship, mayor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Journey of Natty Gann (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: America is in the depths of the Great Depression. Families drift apart when faraway jobs beckon. In this masterful, atmospheric adventure, a courageous young girl (Meredith Salenger) confronts overwhelming odds when she embarks on a cross-country ...
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, family outing
Plot: great depression, adventure, on the road, wolf, family, friendship, hopes, custody, against the odds, youth, missing person, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1935, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington state, colorado, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, disorder, young heroes, mischievous children, misfit, getting home, heroes, family, pirate, youth, rescue ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Summertime Switch (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 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: realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: summer camp, street kid, mistaken identity, body swapping, disorder, power relations, youth, switching roles, misfit, family, society, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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A Dog's Tale (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: child as adult, mischievous children, adventure, wish come true, treasure hunt, heroes, escapades, daring rescue, youth, hopes, disorder, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, wilderness, cougar, orphan, pets, adventure, family, family relations, disorder, animal life, friends, adoption ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 336
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, captivating, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, family life, adventure, family relations, youth, escapades, small town life, small town, disorder, santa claus, imaginary kingdom, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%