Movies and TV shows like Sesame Street

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Sesame Street
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Sesame Street is a long-running American children's television series created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The program is known for its educational content, and creativity communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, animation, short films, humor, and cultural references. The series premiered on stations on November 10, 1969 to positive reviews, some controversy, and high ratings.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: puppets, friendship, family, teaching the ways of the world, youth, puppet, friends, best friends, social relations, children, reading, monster, personal safety, environmental health, getting along, fairy, painting, birds, social awkwardness, self esteem, free spirited, roommate, supportive friend, antisocial behavior, grandparent and grandchild ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, sesame street
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Christmas Eve on Sesame Street
Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
USA
60 min.
 8.6
The Muppet Show
Comedy, Family, Music
USA, UK
30 min.
 8.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and not serious films and TV series with plots about family, friends, friendship, youth, disorder, family relations and adventure mostly in Family, Comedy and Animation genres. Some movies like Sesame Street: Follow That Bird (1985), Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972), A Muppet Family Christmas (1987), Sid the Science Kid (2008), The Muppet Show (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Follow That Bird
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, road movie, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, friendship, children, adoption, adventure, runaway, chase, road trip, on the road, getting home, kids and family, social worker ...
Place: illinois, usa, sesame street
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System:   95%
    User:   96%
 
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids is an animated series created, produced, and hosted by comedian Bill Cosby, who also lent his voice to a number of characters, including Fat Albert himself. Filmation was the production company for the series. The show ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, youth, family, friends, urban, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, city life, family relations, social relations, getting along, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: philadelphia, usa
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System:   81%
    User:   83%
 
A Muppet Family Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: In this one-hour Christmas special, Fozzie Bear surprises his mother Emily on Christmas Eve by bringing the entire Muppet gang to her farm to celebrate the holidays. Doc and his dog Sprocket, who had planned a quiet Christmas, end up joining the ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: puppets, best friends, farm, friendship, family, countryside, reunion, hopes, family relations, friends, goofy hero, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, sesame street
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System:   74%
    User:   59%
 
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Sid the Science Kid
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Sid the Science Kid is a half-hour PBS Kids series that debuted on September 1, 2008. The computer generated show is produced by The Jim Henson Company and then-PBS member KCET in Los Angeles, California using the Henson Digital Puppetry Studio. The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: youth, puppets, friendship, family, parents and children, music, teachers and students, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, friends, mathematics, biracial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   72%
    User:   86%
 
The Muppet Show
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Muppet Show is a comedy-variety television series produced by puppeteer Jim Henson and featuring The Muppets. After two pilot episodes produced in 1974 and 1975 failed to get the attention of America's network heads, Lew Grade approached ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: puppets, friends, showbiz, celebrity guest, goofy hero, performer's life, media satire, workplace, fame, bear, frog, pig ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
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System:   70%
    User:   82%
 
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Big Bird worries when Oscar tells him that if Santa Claus can't fit down the chimney on Christmas Eve, nobody would get presents.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, christmas special
Audience: family outing
Plot: puppets, hidden identity, family gatherings, family, nothing goes right, fish out of water, disorder, friends, obnoxious boss, self discovery, riddles and clues, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   73%
 
Baby Looney Tunes
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Baby Looney Tunes is an American animated television series showing the Looney Tunes characters as babies. It was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. The show premiered on WB stations usually before or after the Kids' WB! block on September 7, ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: babies and infants, goofy hero, family, mischievous children, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, adoption, escapades, heroes, youth, friends, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   58%
 
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My Little Pony: Equestria Girls
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Via a magic mirror, Twilight Sparkle travels into an alternate universe in order to recover a crown that was stolen from the Crystal Empire. Upon her arrival she is horrified to learn that she has turned into a human.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: high school, friendship, high school life, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, family, teenage life, adventure, pony, unicorn, magic, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
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Hi-5
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: Australia
Story: Hi-5, an Australian children's television program, was first shown on the Nine Network in 1999. Hi-5 is known as a children's pop music group as well as being a television show, much like peer children's entertainers The Wiggles. They ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: toddlers
Plot: youth, family, friendship, friends, surrealism, children, part animation, educational program
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
Teacher's Pet
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Spot (Lane) is a dog who can talk and read. Posing as a human, he sneaks into school with his master Leonard (Flemming). Educational adventures ensue
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: mad scientist, family, adventure, dog, mischievous children, animals, odd couple, school, pets, disney, young heroes, rescue ...
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   56%
 
Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: With school out for the summer, the Littles are vacationing in a cabin by the lake, and Stuart is so excited he could burst! But when Snowbell the cat is captured by a mean-spirited creature known simply as the Beast, it's up to Stuart and a ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: daring rescue, adventure, friendship, in the woods, family, heroic mission, lake or river, animal life, fish out of water, escapades, heroes, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   72%
 
Casper and Friends
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Story: Follow the adventures of the world's friendliest ghost, Casper, and his friends Wendy the Good Little Witch, Baby Huey, Little Audrey and more, in this spook-tacular cartoon collection!
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, family, young heroes, friendship, imaginary, youth, supernatural, friends, babies and infants, mischievous children, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s, 1990s, 1950s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
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Löwenzahn
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: West Germany
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Peter Lustig lives in a imaginative converted caravan. From there he goes on a journey of discovery, explaining to his young spectators the connections between nature, environment and technology.
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, family, youth, science and technology, explanatory, disagreement, science, part animation, educational program
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: germany
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System:   60%
    User:   48%
 
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Between the Lions
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Between the Lions is a PBS Kids puppet television series designed to promote reading. The show is a co-production between WGBH in Boston and Sirius Thinking, Ltd., in New York City, in association with Mississippi Public Broadcasting, in ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, educational film
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, family, family relations, social relations, parents and children, siblings relations, lion, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, library, book ...
Time: 90s
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System:   60%
    User:   56%
 
Abominable Christmas
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Despite repeated warnings about humans from their father, the Abominable Snowman, two Abominable Snowkids find themselves in a sleepy Colorado mountain town after being chased out of their hideaway by a scientist determined to capture them.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: youth, family, disorder, mad scientist, village, chase, friendship, parents and children, christmas, chases and races, dead mother, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   52%
 
Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Santa Claus, Mickey Mouse and all his Disney pals star in an original movie about the importance of opening your heart to the true spirit of Christmas. Stubborn old Donald tries in vain to resist the joys of the season, and Mickey and Pluto learn a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: young heroes, rescue, friendship, family, parents and children, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, imaginary kingdom, christmas, fish out of water, imaginary, youth ...
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System:   60%
    User:   71%
 
Sesame Street Mexico
Genre: Family
Country: Mexico
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Plaza Sésamo is an educational children's television series for preschoolers, which is the Spanish-language adaptation for Mexico and Latin America of Sesame Street. Both programs are pioneers of the contemporary educational television ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: puppets, friendship, family, teaching the ways of the world, youth, friends, best friends, reading, personal safety, children, educational program
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, sesame street
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System:   59%
    User:   50%
 
A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, obsessive quest, global warming, survival, animal life, family, danger, ocean or sea, escapades, friends, sea turtle ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: antarctica, california, usa
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System:   59%
    User:   66%
 
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The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper is an animated television spin-off of the feature film Casper, which, in turn, was based on the Harvey Comics character of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: ghost, friendship, young heroes, family, supernatural, mischievous children, disorder, mansion, haunted house, father daughter relationship, imaginary, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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System:   59%
    User:   67%
 
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Goof Troop
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Disney's Goof Troop is an Animated Comedy television series from The Walt Disney Company featuring Goofy as a father figure and bonding with his son Max, and Pete, as his neighbor. Created by Peter Montgomery, the main series of 65 episodes ran ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: goofy hero, single parent, family, parents and children, family relations, imaginary, youth, disorder, generation gap, anthropomorphism, dog, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   46%
 
Alvinnn!!! And the Chipmunks
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA, France, South Korea
Duration: 11 min.
Story: ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks, created by Janice Karman, takes us on a roller coaster ride of music, laughter and stories geared to entertain The Chipmunks' four generations of fans. Presented for the first time in glorious CGI, the series ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: sitcom, mischievous children, music band, family, youth, disorder, artists and showbiz, friends, single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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System:   58%
    User:   55%
 
Zack and Quack
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Israel, UK
Story: The adventures of an inventive boy named Zack and his best friend, a young duck called Quack. Resourceful friend and neighbour, Kira, joins the dazzling duo on each adventure and is on hand to fix any paper problem with her expert pop-up tool kit.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: best friends, pets, family, friendship, youth, friends, adventure, duck, hedgehog, squirrel, human animal relationship, anthropomorphism
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   58%
    User:   69%
 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mister Rogers' Neighborhood is an American children's television series that was created and hosted by namesake Fred Rogers. The series originated in 1963 as Misterogers on CBC Television, and was later debuted in 1966 as Misterogers' ...
Style: sentimental, serious, feel good, sincere
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: puppets, teaching the ways of the world, youth, music, friendship, crafts and hobbies, imaginary kingdom, celebrity guests, friends, delivery, toys, puppetry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
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System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
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Stuart Little 2
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, friendship, kids and family, daring rescue, mouse, talking animals, children, rescue, animals, animal life, adoption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
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System:   57%
    User:   50%
 
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Garfield 2
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Garfield is back and this time Garfield and his canine sidekick Odie follows their owner, Jon Arbuckle, to England, the U.K. may never recover, as Garfield is mistaken for a look-alike, regal cat who has inherited a castle.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, mistaken identity, talking animals, animals, dog, rescue, kids and family, friendship, resort, disorder, cat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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System:   57%
    User:   53%
 
Alvin and the Chipmunks
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A struggling songwriter named Dave Seville finds success when he comes across a trio of singing chipmunks: mischievous leader Alvin, brainy Simon, and chubby, impressionable Theodore.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, music band, talking animals, christmas, young heroes, youth, children, concert, disorder, kids and family, artists and showbiz, animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, paris france, cincinnati ohio, chicago illinois ...
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System:   57%
    User:   56%
 
Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Here comes a new film for a new school year. It is time to return to the Third Street School with Recess, already in fifth grade !. Gang discouraged to discover that have occurred in the school some unpleasant changes: there will be no pizza, no ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, elementary school, school, friendship, family, youth, disorder, adventure, friends, young heroes, teachers and students, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   57%
    User:   57%
 
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pop sensations Alvin, Simon and Theodore end up in the care of Dave Seville's twenty-something nephew Toby. The boys must put aside music super stardom to return to school, and are tasked with saving the school's music program by winning ...
Style: not serious, humorous, touching, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: family, school, fish out of water, talking animals, kids and family, music band, high school, children, young heroes, artists and showbiz, dancing, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, mexico city, paris france, california, mexico
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System:   57%
    User:   53%
 

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Recess
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Recess is an American animated television series created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. The series focuses on six elementary school students and their interaction with other classmates and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: elementary school, best friends, school, buddies, family, mischievous children, friendship, adventure, youth, friends, young heroes, teachers and students ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: usa
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System:   57%
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A Charlie Brown Christmas
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: When Charlie Brown complains about the overwhelming materialism that he sees amongst everyone during the Christmas season, Lucy suggests that he become director of the school Christmas pageant. Charlie Brown accepts, but is a frustrating struggle. ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, earnest ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, family, children, friendship, childhood, friends, youth, pets, greed, storytelling, young heroes ...
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