Movies like Rainbow 1995

If you like "Rainbow" you are looking for movies about / with magic, teacher, gang, gold, motorcycle, magician and science themes of Comedy, Family and Fantasy genre shot in UK or Canada.
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Rainbow (1995)
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Rainbow (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four kids and a dog embark on the adventure of a lifetime -- the search for the end of the Rainbow. With the aid of computers and an irrepressible belief, they achieve the impossible, finding and riding the multicolored arc.
Plot: magic, teacher, gang, gold, motorcycle, magician, science, prophet, computer, family relations, single mother, rain, sheriff, flying, reporter, airport, riot, surrealism, rainbow, diner, cornfield, oxygen, grandfather grandson relationship, hopes, photograph ...
Place: kansas

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Most similar movies to Rainbow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious and light films with plots about family relations, magic, family, hopes, disorder, children and wizards and magicians mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Rainbow: Trading Mom (1994), A Simple Wish (1997), The House Elf (2019), The Skateboard Kid 2 (1994), The Skateboard Kid (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Trading Mom (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The Martin kids learn of a magic spell that will take them to the 'mommy market' so they can get a more user friendly model. After giving a few other moms a try, they want their own back. But that is not so easy.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, single parent, teenage girl, magic, nothing goes right, youth, coming of age, siblings relations, family life, child as adult, family, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, fairy godmother, family, rivalry, down on your luck, supernatural ability, wish come true, parents and children, mischievous children, good versus evil, father daughter relationship, family relations ...
Place: nebraska, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.6
 304
The House Elf (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the ordinary and bustling city of Moscow there is an unusual House, overgrown with hundreds of secrets and mysteries. In this house there is a strange apartment, in which not a single tenant has stayed for a long time. And only when an ...
Style: captivating, enigmatic, fairy tale, disturbing, atmospheric
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: supernatural being, house, family, magic, single mother, black magic, cat, wizards and magicians, hidden treasure, good versus evil, evil sorcerer, evil wizard ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Skateboard Kid 2 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Take a roller coaster ride full of high octane adventure as 12 year old Sammy takes to the skies. With the help of a magical flying skateboard, Sammy ends up the hottest skateboarder in town. But a group of local thrashers don't like the extra ...
Plot: family relations, skateboard, magical object
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Skateboard Kid (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No one could be more bored than Zack, the new kid in town with no friends in sight. When a gang of hip, skateboarding thrashers start cruising his neighborhood, Zack hopes his luck will change. But they want nothing to do with him. Then Zack makes ...
Plot: skateboard, family relations, magical object
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67%
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 5K
Miss Minoes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A cat who turns into a young woman helps a journalist protect their town from a factory boss with an evil plan.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: transformation, cat, working undercover, family relations, journalism, reporter, small town life, strong female character, anthropomorphism, mayor, small town, parents and children ...
Place: netherlands
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66%
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Catweazle (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Otto Waalkes plays a magician who strayed into the present from the 11th century and who absolutely wants to return to his time.
Style: entertaining, captivating, funny, satirical, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, magician, magic, time jump, sent to the future, adventure, wizards, time loop, time warp, wizards and magicians, time traveler, satire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 147K
Evan Almighty (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: God contacts Congressman Evan Baxter and tells him to build an ark in preparation for a great flood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: noah's ark, god, save the day, miraculous event, family relations, workaholic, against the odds, prophecy, disorder, flood, rescue, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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, girls' night, teens
Plot: imaginary friend, friendship, magic, orphan, circus, family, bittersweet, social misfits, dealing with death, misfit, young heroes, youth ...
Place: new jersey, las vegas, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Freaky Friday (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: TV remake of 1976 movie Freaky Friday.
Plot: restaurant, teacher, marriage proposal, single mother, bicycle, mother daughter relationship, fish out of water, bully, peer pressure, school principal, gym class, detention ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
When the Cat Comes (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Some people with a strange cat arrive in a small village. The cat wears glasses, and when someone takes them off, she can color people, according to their nature and mood. The grown-ups of the village consider the cat to be dangerous, but the kids ...
Style: psychedelic, allegory, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: boss, teacher, school, boy, traveling circus, magician, laziness, adultery, magic show, symbolism, liar, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Midsummer Wreath (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Princess Verunka's marriage is to save the kingdom, impoverished as a result of its ruler's crazy ideas. She's not hard up for suitors: there's a talented poet, twins - one a general, the other a composer - as well as a ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: family relations, inferiority complex, fictitious kingdom, envy, princess, mathematician, rivalry, teacher, schizophrenia, scientist, tradition, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, motivational, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: objects come to life, magic, miraculous event, accountant, friendship, family, mysterious character, prodigy, toys, wizards and magicians, fish out of water, boss and employee ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad World (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bill, a TV news reporter, tries to make ends meet to support himself, his wife and three daughters in urban Hong Kong. In the mist of the misadventures of Bill and his family, their luck and lives ultimately change when Bill's wife suddenly ...
Plot: family relations, chinese new year, superhero spoof, kidnapped child, cancer, tv news, adultery, lottery winner, lottery, surrealism, neighborhood, journalist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 76K
Nanny McPhee (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Widower Cedric Brown hires Nanny McPhee to care for his seven rambunctious children, who have chased away all previous nannies. Taunted by Simon and his siblings, Nanny McPhee uses mystical powers to instill discipline. And when the children's ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, sweet, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: witch, mischievous children, nanny, family, bully, childhood, magic, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, family relations, family values, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
David Blaine: Frozen in Time (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Story: On November 27, 2000, Blaine began a stunt called "Frozen in Time", which was covered on a TV special. Blaine stood encased in a massive block of ice located in Times Square, New York City. He was lightly dressed and seen to be shivering ...
Plot: endurance, magic, trick, ice, magician, magic show
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Devil and Max Devlin (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Max dies in an accident, he goes straight to hell. But the devil Barney makes him an offer: if he manages to get three innocent youths to sell him their souls in the next two months, he may stay on earth. Max accepts, and returns to earth, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, scary ...
Audience: kids
Plot: disney, redemption, bus, afterlife, deal with the devil, family, devil, destiny, right hand man, hopes, supernatural, wish come true ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Carol Christmas (2003)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Carol Christmas follows the basic plot of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, but the story has been modernized. The traditional "Scrooge" character is a talk show host named Carol.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, sweet
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, starting over, road not taken, family relations, disorder, hollywood, hopes, friends, holiday, talk show host, female protagonist, christmas eve ...
Time: 2000s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Elf-Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Elf is left behind by Santa to help rescue the Harper family from a lousy Christmas. The Elf and the family get more than they bargained for, as the kids help the Elf discover his special powers and true identity as a budding superhero.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, save the day, supernatural, supernatural ability, escapades, family, miraculous event, wish come true, magic, family relations, heroes, santa claus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Charley and the Angel (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charley is a workaholic family man that finds out from an angel that his "number's up" and he will be dying soon so he tries to change his ways and be a better husband and father with the time he has left.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, supernatural, going straight, family, hopes, gangsters, generosity, couples, human spirit ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Christmas Star (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Born under the Christmas Star, Noelle believes she has the gift to perform miracles, so when conniving developer McKerrod threatens her peaceful life she and her friends determine to use this gift to thwart his plans and save their village.
Style: light, humorous, feel good, entertaining, sweet
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, children, christmas eve, factory, miraculous event, christmas spirit, young heroes, adult as child, land developer, fight, mission, child protagonist ...
Place: ireland, new york, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mr. Horatio Knibbles (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mary Bunting is sitting alone when to her surprise and delight a rabbit six foot tall - elegantly dressed in frock coat and fancy waistcoat - appears. As he is a magic rabbit, he can be seen only by Mary, which naturally creates great confusion and ...
Plot: imaginary friend, pets, parents, animals, family relations, talking animals, police officer, giant animal, motorcycle, tree, rabbit, birthday ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Day-O (1992)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A five-year-old named Grace creates an imaginary friend, because her parents only pay attention to the new baby, Tony. Now at 35, his sole friend reappears to help her.
Plot: self esteem, friendship, imaginary friend, family relations, parent child relationship, nightmare, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Cancel Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Santa Claus has a mission to convince three problematic guys of Riverside Academy to change their attitude, especially Adam, who after being confined to a wheelchair has become a bitter guy. The misconduct of the three is causing serious problems in ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, light, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: santa claus, christmas, teacher student relationship, holiday, christmas spirit, prank, private school, saving christmas, spoiled brat, cynicism, character change, transformation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Tale of Lost Times (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four evil wizards succeeded to become young by using a time stolen from lazy kids. Now these kids who became seniors must act fast if they want to return to their real age.
Style: fairy tale, sincere, captivating, sentimental, light
Plot: spell, redemption, chase, evil sorcerer, obstacle, justice, transformation, hopes, adventure, childhood, youth, friendship ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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My Pet Monster (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Synder, the historian who has spent many years trying to unlock the powers of the statue, wishes to capture Max for validation of his life's work.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: poodle, transformation, brother sister relationship, monster, boy, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A girl, sent by her parents to live with her two eccentric aunts, finds out on her sixteenth birthday that she is a witch
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, touching, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, girls' night, family outing
Plot: high school, wizards and magicians, teenager, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magic, eccentric family, witch, teenage girl, supernatural ability, aunt niece relationship, teenage life, social relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 364
Balloon Farm (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As soon as Harvey S. Potter descends upon a drought-stricken farmland, he begins to grow a mysterious but beautiful crop of balloons. Mystified by the new resident's abilities, the people of the town are mesmerized by Potter, who immediately ...
Style: uplifting, semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: farm, small town, friends, wizards and magicians, family relations, family, benign alien, single parent, young heroes, adventure, heroes, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Meet The Santas (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Because she is marrying the man who assumed the mantle of Santa Claus last December 26, Beth's postponed wedding has to be rescheduled for Xmas eve. Overwhelmed by selling the house she and her son share and the prospect of the duties of Mrs. ...
Style: fairy tale, sentimental, sincere, light, feel good
Plot: santa claus, christmas, family relations, parents and children, kids and family, christmas present, kindness, christmas eve, self discovery, fight, couple relations, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Bibi Blocksberg (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In order to save some kids who are about to die in a fire, Bibi, the daughter of a prestigious witch, manages to trigger a heavy rain with her powers. The head of all witches gives her an award called "Crystal Ball", reserved for older ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: teenage life, witch, curses spells and rituals, family, parents and children, youth, magic, family relations, wizards and magicians, small town life, friendship, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%