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Return to Halloweentown (2004)
 5.4
 7K
Return to Halloweentown (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As Halloweentown prepares to celebrate its 1,000th anniversary, Marnie Piper and her brother Dylan return to Witch University, where trouble is in session from the Sinister Sisters and from someone who's plotting to use Marnie's powers for evil.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, halloween, heroic mission, magic, college, adventure, youth, rivalry, mysterious character, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, skeleton, genie, witchcraft, heroes, family, university, siblings relations, hereditary gift of witchcraft, holiday, escapades, pretense, anniversary, cons and scams, wizards and magicians ...

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Most similar movies to Return to Halloweentown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and exciting films with plots about family, imaginary, youth, danger, escapades, adventure and curses spells and rituals mostly in Family, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Return to Halloweentown: Hocus Pocus (1993), Halloweentown High (2004), Halloweentown (1998), Twitches (2005), Twitches Too (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hocus Pocus (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After 300 years of slumber, three sister witches are accidentally resurrected in Salem on Halloween night, and it us up to three kids and their newfound feline friend to put an end to the witches' reign of terror once and for all.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, sweet, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens, girls' night, horror for children
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, teenage life, wizards and magicians, resurrection, supernatural, immortality, cat, halloween party, potion, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 18th century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england
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100%
Halloweentown High (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Marnie Piper prepares to begin a new school year, she asks the Halloweentown Hot Witches' Council to work toward openness between Halloweentown and the mortal world. She proposes to bring a group of Halloweentown students to her own high school ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, date night, kids ...
Plot: halloween, witch, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magic, witchcraft, friends, teenage witch, supernatural, wizards and magicians, escapades, friendship, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Cromwell clan live in the real world, except for their grandmother who lives in Halloweentown, a place where monsters go to escape reality. But now the son of the Cromwells' old enemy Kalabar has a plan to use the grandmother's book to ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, humorous, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, horror for children
Plot: witch, hereditary gift of witchcraft, warlock, magic, halloween, teenage witch, heroes, adventure, rivalry, family, supernatural, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 17K
Halloweentown (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: On her 13th birthday, Marnie learns she's a witch, discovers a secret portal, and is transported to Halloweentown — a magical place where ghosts and ghouls, witches and werewolves live apart from the human world. But she soon finds herself ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, melancholic, tense, captivating ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens, horror for children
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, good versus evil, supernatural ability, rescue, save the day, disorder, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, mischievous children, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Twitches (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Twins separated at birth, Camryn and Alex meet by chance for the first time on their 21st birthday and discover they're witches with the power to save their homeland of Coventry from the evil that threatens it. But when Camryn leaves Alex to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, magic, witch, twins, adoption, sibling relationship, sister, impossible love, curses spells and rituals, family, youth, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.6
 5K
Twitches Too (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, good versus evil, hereditary gift of witchcraft, superhuman powers, adventure, wizards and magicians, family relations, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, heroes, family, escapades ...
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83%
Girl Vs. Monster (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Skylar finds out that her parents are monster hunters after she accidentally releases some monsters from a secret containment chamber; so she and her techno friends must recapture all the monsters and also save her mom and dad from these monsters ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, psychotronic, parody
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: young heroes, halloween, youth, monster, rescue, friends, best friends, heroes, family, teenage life, fear, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: family, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, witch, youth, parents and children, family relations, magic, wizards and magicians, small town life, coming of age, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Lilly the Witch The Dragon and the Magic Book (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lilly was a normal girl with a healthy sense of adventure. That is, until she finds a magical book, complete with a funny little dragon, "Hector". With the help of her new friend and the book, Lilly has the ability to time-travel and truly ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, family, adventure, wizards and magicians, teaching the ways of the world, supernatural, good versus evil, youth, heroic mission, save the day, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Well-intentioned, eternally bumbling Ernest P. Worrell accidentally releases an evil demon from its sacred tomb. As the demon flexes its power and goes on a ruinous rampage, good-guy Ernest tries to step in to save the town from mass destruction. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, parody, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, horror for children
Plot: halloween, troll, evil, curse, family, magic, friends, disorder, fish out of water, goofy hero, youth, mischievous children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Castle Ra-Tim-Bum (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young wizard must create new spells in his magic book before the planets align. His uncle and aunt, powerful mages themselves, help him achieve that. Based on the award-winning Brazilian TV series.
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, wizards and magicians, eccentric family, curses spells and rituals, family life, supernatural, young heroes, save the day, supernatural ability, escapades, adventure, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Double, Double Toil and Trouble (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Farmer family is in big debts; they might lose their house soon. The seven year old Farmer twins, Kelly and Lynn, decide not to let this happen. They discover that somebody really mean and shrewd is responsible for all the problems of their ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: twins, rescue, halloween, family relations, impossible love, when the parents are away, siblings relations, supernatural, young heroes, rivalry, escapades, mischievous children ...
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100%
 4.7
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Aladin (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Based in the municipality of Khwaish, abused by his classmates, Aladin Chatterjee, who was orphaned when his parents, Arun and Riya, died in an accident in Siachen Valley, lived with his paternal grandfather until the later's passing. Now ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: genie, good versus evil, gang, wish come true, escapades, legends and myths, family, heroes, hopes, youth, love and romance, orphan ...
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The children of the Avengers hone their powers and go head to head with the very enemy responsible for their parents' demise.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, boys' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, partners, youth, good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, teenage life, superhuman powers, alien superhero ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, fairy tale, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, imaginary kingdom, friendship, rivalry, escapades, hopes, daring rescue, youth ...
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31%
 6.2
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Descendants (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A present-day idyllic kingdom where the benevolent teenage son of King Adam and Queen Belle offers a chance of redemption for the troublemaking offspring of Disney's classic villains: Cruella De Vil (Carlos), Maleficent (Mal), the Evil Queen ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: good versus evil, teenage protagonist, disney, witch, villain, teenager, fairy godmother, high school, happy ending, imaginary kingdom, adventure, family ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, semi serious, humorous, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural ability, young heroes, daring rescue, fish out of water, disorder, save the day, royal family, youth, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hansel and Gretel (1988)
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, humorous, feel good, stylized, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: forest, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, adventure, youth, wizards and magicians, escapades, evil witch, parents and children, family relations, child in peril, witch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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When Good Ghouls Go Bad (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In October of 1981, Curtis Danko, the creepy kid from the small town of Walker Falls, was killed in a mysterious accident. He left behind a warning to the town: "If you ever have another Halloween again, I will return and destroy you all!" ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: halloween, ghost, afterlife, small town, supernatural, mischievous children, disorder, curses spells and rituals, back from the dead, heroic mission, adventure, save the day ...
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Scooby-Doo! and the Goblin King (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Scooby-Doo and Shaggy must go into the underworld ruled by the Goblin King in order to stop a mortal named The Amazing Krudsky who wants power and is a threat to their pals, Fred, Velma and Daphne.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: werewolf, imaginary kingdom, ghost, fairy, investigation, supernatural, zombie, rivalry, gang, mystery, escapades, supernatural ability ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, giant, young heroes, escapades, youth, legends and myths, disorder, friends, family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Scream Team (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eccentric Frank Carlyle ran a horror shop in small-town Steeple Falls, which takes pride in and profit from its Halloween traditions. Frank's widower grandson Richard grudgingly returns there from Boston with his own kids, bright Ian and bratty ...
Style: semi serious, scary, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: ghost, afterlife, haunted house, rescue, supernatural, youth, curses spells and rituals, family, young heroes, disgraced, small town, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Halloween Puppy (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A boy accidentally turns his mom's boyfriend into a dog.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: halloween, human becoming an animal, family, youth, best friends, curses spells and rituals, magic, dog, family relations, friendship, disorder, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 5.6
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Three Brothers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three brothers leave their home to see the world. During their journey, young men as by miracle enter into famous fairy tales (Little Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Twelve Months) and face traps, unexpected moments and even love in a story full of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: witch, princess, stepmother, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, family relations, family, escapades, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 1K
Pufnstuf (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy (Jack Wild) ventures to Living Island with his magical, talking flute, Freddy. Once there, he befriends many of the island's inhabitants, but the evil Witchiepoo (Billie Hayes) is determined to steal Freddy the flute away from the boy to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, witch, magic, heroes, young heroes, adventure, youth, rivalry, escapades, getting home, family, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Pokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and friends (minus Misty) were visiting a festival celebrating the appearance of a comet when they stumble upon a mysterious rock-like crystal...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, obsessive quest, dragon, young heroes, rivalry, escapades, heroes, heroic mission, save the world, imaginary kingdom, pokemon ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Kids of the Round Table (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in modern times, Alex finds King Arthur's sword Excalibur and must prove himself worthy of it.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, adventure, child protagonist, heroic mission, wizards and magicians, battles, escapades, mischievous children, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, magic ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 3K
Under Wraps (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy-adventure in which three twelve-year-olds have a close encounter with a 3,000-year-old mummy. Marshall, Gilbert and Amy accidentally set the mummy free, but if they don't get him back to his resting place by midnight on Halloween, ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating, horror spoof ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, horror for children
Plot: mummy, halloween, young heroes, adventure, escapades, friendship, race against time, supernatural, youth, rescue, sarcophagus, halloween party ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, semi serious, 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, father daughter relationship, family relations, heroes ...
Place: nebraska, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 49K
The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, dark fantasy, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: witch, magic, hotel, adventure, good versus evil, mouse, coven, young heroes, supernatural, chocolate, heroic mission, children ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%