Movies like The Secret of Moonacre

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The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
 6.2
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The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hungary, UK, France, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When 13 year old Maria Merryweather's father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn't know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre Manor.
Style: semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, imaginary, rivalry, estate, family relations, heroes, in the woods, adventure, nanny, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, youth, orphan, escapades, horse, family, moon, good deed, lion, costume, castle, unicorn, forest, children ...

Most similar movies to The Secret of Moonacre

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, stylized and humorous films with plots about adventure, escapades, imaginary, family, young heroes, heroes and youth mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like The Secret of Moonacre: Inkheart (2008), The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008), Stardust (2007), Peter Pan (2003), Alice in Wonderland (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Inkheart (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.
Style: touching, serious, fairy tale, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, adventurer, family, imaginary, parents and children, disappearance, young heroes, book, heroes, kidnapping, eavesdropping, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, exciting, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, good versus evil, magical, parallel world, self sacrifice, family, fantasy world, throne, queen, king, young heroes ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: dungeon, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an alternate world full of faeries and other creatures.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, twins, magical, imaginary kingdom, estate, siblings relations, adventure, single parent, family, young heroes, imaginary, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 233K
Stardust (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his ...
Style: feel good, captivating, stylized, epic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing
Plot: witch, adventure, imaginary kingdom, true love, supernatural ability, fall in love, escapades, pirate, chase, love and romance, race against time, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s, 1850s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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 6.9
 60K
Peter Pan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become the heroes of an even greater story, when Peter Pan flies into ...
Style: captivating, feel good, exciting, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, fairy, adventure, childhood, first love, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, mermaid, young heroes, island, youth, heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting ...
Style: atmospheric, fairy tale, surreal, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, escape from reality, queen, fantasy world, journey, adventure, imagination, magic, transformation, cat, getting home ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s, victorian era, 1800s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This time around Edmund and Lucy Pevensie, along with their pesky cousin Eustace Scrubb find themselves swallowed into a painting and on to a fantastic Narnian ship headed for the very edges of the world.
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, family, witch, adventure, ship, obsessive quest, good versus evil, prince, quest, snowing, king ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Golden Compass (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.
Style: epic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: parallel world, adventure, orphan, magical, experiment, best friends, journey, chosen one, fantasy world, witch, heroes, imaginary ...
Place: england, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, epic, witty, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, young heroes, danger, legends and myths, teenage life, heroes, best friends, save the day, greek, parents and children, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Thief Lord (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Luxembourg, UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, the boys are befriended by a gang of young urchins and their enigmatic ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, orphan, friendship, imaginary, escapades, nun, adventure, gang, family, siblings relations, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on "Prince Caspian" and "Voyage of the Dawn Treader". Prince Caspian escapes his uncles assassination attempt and call for the aid of four young children from our world. Then, they go for a voyage over the sea to find six ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mouse, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, family, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, righting the wronged, good versus evil, heroes, imaginary, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 172 min.
Story: American businessman Jack Woods rents a cottage on the enchanted Emerald Isle which is occupied by a family of leprechauns. Leprechaun Seamus Muldoon's son and son's friends crash the fairies' costume ball and Muldoon's son falls ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: fairy, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, true love, friendship, love and romance, supernatural ability, ancient mystery, parallel world, good versus evil, imaginary, couple relations ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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 115K
Eragon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king.
Style: serious, epic, stylized, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, supernatural ability, adventure, imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, young heroes, heroic mission, legends and myths, heroes, orphan, chosen one ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, adventurer, hotel, young heroes, island, steampunk, supernatural, chase, family in danger, life turned upside down, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: giant, imaginary kingdom, adventure, youth, young heroes, heroic mission, legends and myths, heroes, curses spells and rituals, save the princess, witch, anti heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, chosen one, destiny, young heroes, save the world, master warrior, heroic mission, heroes, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Nutcracker in 3D (2010)
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1920's Vienna, this is the tale of a little girl, whose godfather gives her a special doll one Christmas Eve.
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, exciting, fairy tale, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, save the day, family, godparent ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In their quest to confront the ultimate evil, Percy and his friends battle swarms of mythical creatures to find the mythical Golden Fleece and to stop an ancient evil from rising.
Style: exciting, stylized, epic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, superhuman powers, friendship, legends and myths, artifact, ocean or sea, heroic mission, race against time, youth, imaginary kingdom, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Carlisle is a disillusioned 13-year old boy. His mother is always away at work since his father left. He decides to run away, as his mom won't miss him. As he is ready to leave, his nanny, convinces him to read this 'magic book'. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, nanny, mermaid, adventure, adventurer, mischievous children, family, young heroes, teenage life, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Kid in King Arthur's Court (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Southern California kid named Calvin Fuller is magically transported to the medieval kingdom of Camelot through a crack in the ground caused by an earthquake. Once there, he learns he was summoned by the wizard Merlin, who needs Calvin to save ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, date night
Plot: time travel, adventure, family, young heroes, friendship, cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, parallel world, teenage life ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: california, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, dragon, buddies, betrayal, medieval, true love, family, cinderella story, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, royal family, teenage life ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Silver Chair (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Eustace, along with a new companion named Jill Pole, is brought back to Narnia. The pair are told by Aslan they must search for King Caspian's missing son, Prince Rillian.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: parallel world, imaginary, adventure, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, heroic mission, legends and myths, good versus evil, heroes, hopes, rescue, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dawn of the Dragonslayer (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dawn of the Dragonslayer tells the story of Will (Richard McWilliams), a shepherd's son whose land is ravaged by a dragon.
Style: exciting, epic, serious, sentimental, stylized
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, heroes, obsessive quest, young heroes, adventure, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, young lovers, chases and races, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Color of Magic (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on a journey across the Disc. Unknown to them, their journey & fate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, light, clever ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, magic, heroic mission, imaginary, danger, heroes, wizards, witch ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Back to the Secret Garden (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A youngster living in a stately home discovers the magical garden Mary, Colin & Dickon stumbled across years before - but faces a battle with the housekeeper over whether to nurture it.
Style: serious, feel good, sentimental, atmospheric
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, young heroes, family, adventure, obsessive quest, estate, save the day, escapades, youth, friendship, parents and children, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, pirate, family, daring rescue, rescue, adventure, friendship, cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
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Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, offbeat, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, getting home, jungle, young heroes, disappearance, family, mischievous children, danger, parallel world, board game, disorder, childhood ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1860s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Family, Adventure, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The film stars Libuse Safrankova as the title character, a young woman who is put upon by her stepmother and stepsisters. The film employs a twist, though, when a handsome prince comes knocking. Cinderella does not simply fall into the prince's ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, fairy tale, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, date night, kids
Plot: cinderella story, true love, prince, royal family, young heroes, fairy, good versus evil, master and servant, adventure, fall in love, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages
Place: east germany, german democratic republic, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, single parent, young heroes, rescue, family, friendship, parents and children, child as adult, imaginary kingdom, teenage life, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Three wealthy children's parents are killed in a fire. When they are sent to a distant relative, they find out that he is plotting to kill them and seize their fortune. This movie is extremely alarming, an expression which here means "a ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, stylized, dark humor, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: orphan, inheritance, adventure, danger, dishonesty, escapades, death in the family, attempted murder, loss of parent, young heroes, estate, siblings relations ...
Time: 1940s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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