Movies and TV shows like The Adventures of Tom Sawyer 1968

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1968)
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1968)
Original name: Tom Sawyers und Huckleberry Finns Abenteuer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: Romania, France, West Germany
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Style: sentimental, feel good, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, coming of age, adventure, youth, friendship, heroes, friends, misfit, rebellion, small town life, chases and races, mischievous children, buddies, escapades, siblings relations, young heroes, step siblings, young at heart, ship, homeless, stolen money, male female relationship, brother, best friend, river ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, st. petersburg russia, missouri, mississippi river, saint petersburg

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Most similar movies to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, feel good, semi serious and humorous films and TV series with plots about friendship, youth, friends, adventure, young heroes, family and escapades mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: Tom Sawyer (2011), Zeke and Luther (2009), Gentlemen, Boys (1976), Tom Sawyer (1973), Flipper (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 225 min.
Story: The screen version of the most famous novel by American writer Mark Twain "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer". Without a book about the adventures of Tom and his friends Huckleberry Finn and Becky Thatcher, one can not imagine the childhood of ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, on the lam, runaway, friends, buddies, adventure, mischievous children, chases and races, misfit, young heroes, young at heart, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, missouri, mississippi river
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95%
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1980)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a Japanese anime series, directed by Hiroshi Saitô which was aired in 1980. It is based on the well-known and popular novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain. The series was broadcast on the World ...
Style: serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, youth, coming of age, heroes, buddies, rebellion, young heroes, adventure, mischievous children, misfit, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, saint petersburg, missouri ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Tom Sawyer (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany, Romania
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Sawyer (LOUIS HOFMANN) has a head full of pranks and drives when he invents is not just a new adventure, preferably around with his best buddy Huck Finn (LEON SEIDEL) - much to the chagrin of his Aunt Polly (HEIKE MAKATSCH) with Tom and his ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, buddies, adventurer, young heroes, prank, adolescence vs adulthood, false accusation, child's point of view, cave, escapades, friendship, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, missouri, saint petersburg, america, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Zeke and Luther (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Zeke and Luther is an American Disney XD animated sitcom about two best friends setting their sights on becoming the world's greatest skateboarders. The show stars Hutch Dano, Adam Hicks, Daniel Curtis Lee and Ryan Newman. Zeke and Luther is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: contests and competitions, follow your dream, sport, ambition, youth, teenage life, desire for fame, rivalry, mischievous children, family relations, friendship, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Gentlemen, Boys (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Funny family comedy based on "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, adventure, young lovers, coming of age, buddies, meaningful kiss, friends, young at heart, family life, friendship, small town life, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, czech republic, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Huckleberry Finn and His Friends (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, West Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Huckleberry Finn and His Friends was a 1979 television series documenting the exploits of Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, based on the novels The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by American writer Mark Twain. The series ...
Style: captivating, exciting, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: small town, buddies, society, escapades, best friends, heroes, young at heart, friends, kids in trouble, small town life, americana, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: missouri, usa, mississippi, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Tom Sawyer (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tom Sawyer and his pal Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi River, pretending to be pirates, attending their own funeral, and witnessing a murder.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: small town, friendship, adventurer, adventure, young heroes, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, youth, disorder, friends, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, missouri, usa, st. petersburg russia, mississippi river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Flipper (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Flipper, from Ivan Tors Films in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television, is an American television program first broadcast on NBC from September 19, 1964, until April 15, 1967. Flipper, a bottlenose dolphin, is the companion animal of ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sea, dolphins, family relations, park ranger, animal life, young heroes, escapades, adventure, save the day, friendship, youth, danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Spooksville (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Spooksville is an action/adventure live action TV series that aired on The Hub beginning October 26, 2013. The show was produced by Jane Startz, who also produced Tuck Everlasting and Ella Enchanted and was written for TV by James Krieg. The show ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, youth, friendship, danger, save the day, rivalry, small town, escapades, parallel world, alien encounter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Avonlea (1990)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After her father is accused of embezzlement, wealthy Sara Stanley is sent to live with her deceased mother's relatives on Prince Edward Island. While there, she must adjust to life in the small rural town of Avonlea, learn to cope with her ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: family life, heroine, parents and children, small town, teacher, small town life, friendship, mischievous children, countryside, family, marriage, couple relations ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, turn of the century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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White Fang (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The wolf dog, White Fang, aids a reporter, a fur trapper, a nun, a young Eskimo boy and his father of ridding a gold mining town of a sleazy crime lord in 1896 Yukon, Canada.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: small town, wounded animal, friends, animal training, adventure, danger, young heroes, escapades, animal life, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Pippi Longstocking is a TV series based on Astrid Lindgren's Pippi Longstocking children's books. The show ran for thirteen episodes, the first episode being broadcast 8 February 1969 on the then Swedish public service channel Sveriges ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, imaginary, superhuman powers, young heroes, youth, pets, family relations, disorder, family reunited, friends, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Call of the Wild (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Self-centered and status-conscious, ten year old Ryann Hale journeys to Montana to visit her down-to-earth grandpa, Bill Hale. Ryann bonds with a wolf-dog, Buck, and schemes to save him from a cruel dogsledder.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, contemplative, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, family holiday, friendship, adventure, young heroes, friends, chases and races, contests and competitions, rivalry, human animal relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Life is anything but normal for Gortimer and his two best friends, Ranger and Mel, as they navigate Normal Street - an ordinary suburb that has a hint of something magical just beneath the surface.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, best friends, coming of age, escapades, supernatural, youth, family, street, friends, friend
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The adventure unfolds as Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn - Tom's friend from the streets - witness a murder in the graveyard. Tom and Huck flee to Jackson Island and make a pact never to tell anyone about the incident. However, when the good-natured ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, first love, adventurer, small town, escapades, disorder, mischievous children, youth, punishment, teaching the ways of the world, orphan, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: missouri, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: feel good, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, best friends, escapades, youth, young heroes, pets, journey, friendship, rivalry, family relations, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Huckleberry Finn (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Huckleberry Finn, a rambuctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish, plotting father by sailing a raft down the Mississippi River. Accompanying him is Jim, a slave running away from being ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, family, escapades, coming of age, on the run, chases and races, mischievous children, disorder, friends, interracial relations, racism, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Legend of Johnny Lingo (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a storm washes a canoe bearing an infant boy ashore upon a small South Pacific island, he is at first well-received as a gift from the heavens, even to the point of the tribal chief adopting him as a successor. However, with time as hardships ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, starting over, adventure, young heroes, friendship, tragic love, orphan, youth, escapades, adoption, family life, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
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Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles is an American television series that aired on ABC from March 4, 1992, to July 24, 1993. Filming took place in various locations around Wilmington, North Carolina and on the campus of UNCW. The series was an Amblin ...
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunter, adventurer, adventure, heroes, youth, escapades, french, german, rivalry, travel, archaeologist, world war one ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Little House on the Prairie is an American Western drama television series, starring Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, and Karen Grassle, about a family living on a farm in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, in the 1870s and 1880s.
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: farm, americana, family life, small town, parents and children, family relations, family, love and romance, small town life, romance, teachers and students, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1880s, 1870s
Place: minnesota, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, suburban life, suburbs, heroes, friendship, best friends, teenage life, family, buddies, youth, witnessing a crime, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Oliver Twist (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
TV show
Story: Charles Dickens' classical story about the young orphan boy in 1837 England is again re-filmed in grand fashion. Richard Dreyfuss portrays Fagin, the unscrupulous leader of the young pick-pockets Oliver (Alex Trench) initially falls in with ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, youth, young heroes, coming of age, crimes, family, gang, danger, society, life is a bitch, injustice, child in peril ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1830s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Swindle (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on Gordon Korman's book 'Swindle,' this movie is about a boy named Griffin who finds a valuable multi-million dollar baseball card. After accidentally selling the card for a million dollar loss, he enlists the help of his best ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, youth, escapades, partners, cons and scams, swindle, best friends, family, friends, child spy, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, social relations, disorder, life is a bitch, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The New Adventures of the Black Stallion (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, France, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of The Black Stallion is a television series that was loosely based on the movies The Black Stallion and The Black Stallion Returns, which starred Mickey Rooney and Richard Ian Cox, as a trainer and a teenaged horse racer. The series ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sentimental
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: gambling, horse race, horse trainer, horse, racehorse, underdog, contests and competitions, youth, bittersweet, parents and children, athlete and trainer, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: elevator, heroes, state affairs, family, imaginary, escapades, youth, world spanning, miraculous event, friendship, fish out of water, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, new york, holland, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Flipper (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Flipper, is an American revival television series of the original 1964 Flipper television series. The first two seasons aired in first-run syndication; seasons 3 and 4 aired on the PAX network. The 1995 version brought back Bud Ricks as a scientist ...
Style: feel good, realistic, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, danger, escapades, adventure, friendship, family relations, rescue, ocean, ocean or sea, family, dolphins, animal actor ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Andre (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The true story of how a marine seal named Andre befriended a little girl and her family, circa 1962.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: friendship, family relations, coming of age, rescue, small town, family, orphan, disorder, social relations, best friends, getting home, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Rascals on the Road (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four kids - Eugen, Wrigley, Bäschteli and Eduard - leave for an adventure around Switzerland, searching for the fabulous treasure of Titicaca Lake, discovered by Fritzli Bühler.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, treasure hunt, friends, adventure, on the road, escapades, mountain, leaving home, youth, journey, childhood, farmer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%