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Laura's Star and the Mysterious Dragon Nian (2009)
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Laura's Star and the Mysterious Dragon Nian (2009)
Original name: Lauras Stern und der geheimnisvolle Drache Nian
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany, China
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Laura's star and the mysterious dragon Nian.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, youth, family, miraculous event, friends, imaginary, fish out of water, star, brother sister relationship, rescue, new year, toys, boy, sister, new year's eve party, dragon, child, brother, courage, girl, new year's eve, teddy bear, toy, screaming
Time: 20th century
Place: china

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Most similar movies to Laura's Star and the Mysterious Dragon Nian

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, humorous and light films with plots about friendship, family, friends, escapades, youth, imaginary and family relations mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Laura's Star and the Mysterious Dragon Nian: Laura's Star (2004), Moonbeam Bear and His Friends (2008), Laura's Christmas Star (2006), Care Bears: Oopsy Does It! (2007), In Search of Santa (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Laura's Star (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Laura sees a shooting star falling to earth and finds it in a park, down on the floor and with a broken point. The star is a living being, and Laura takes her home to reattach its point with a band-aid. The little star has special powers and can ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, rescue, little girl, danger, escapades, dream, supernatural power, imaginary, babies and infants, heroes, youth, family ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Laura's Star and the Dream Monster (2011)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Laura and his stern are together again in order to help Tommy. He must save her beloved play dog who was kidnapped by a group of dream monsters.
Style: 3d animation, captivating, unusual plot structure, suspense, light
Plot: friendship, boy, brother sister relationship, monster, child, teddy bear, rescue, fear, courage, sister, toys, dream ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Moonbeam Bear and His Friends (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Moonbear and his friends experience funny and exciting adventures in their forest.
Style: touching, semi serious, captivating, humorous, 3d animation
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: obsessive quest, friendship, fish out of water, heroes, young heroes, youth, getting home, family, disorder, imaginary, escapades, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Laura's Christmas Star (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Just when Laura and her family were preparing to spend the Christmas holidays at Aunt Martha, the car breaks down and must spend Christmas at home, and without a tree. A fun adventure for the whole family.
Plot: star, christmas tree, boy, christmas lights, child, brother sister relationship, brother, reindeer, christmas, girl, courage, toy ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Linus and Lucy's younger brother Rerun wants a dog for Christmas, and Snoopy's brother Spike may be the answer.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, dog, cartoon dog, family, friendship, disorder, pets, hopes, wish come true, brother sister relationship, children, brother brother relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Care Bears: Oopsy Does It! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: While villain Grizzle plots against the Care Bears, it is up to Oopsy Bear to come to their rescue.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: adventure, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, friendship, escapades, young heroes, danger, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, rescue, family ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In Search of Santa (2004)
Genre: Family, Animation
Country: USA, Canada, China
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a sleigh bell mysteriously falls from the sky, pure-hearted Princess Crystal is determined to prove it came from one of Santa's reindeer.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: hidden identity, adventurer, friendship, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, danger, escapades, santa claus, princess, computer animation, pirate, christmas ...
Time: 2000s
Place: south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Princess Lillifee (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In an enchanted kingdom, Princess Fairy Lillifee rules creating beauty and spreading goodness wherever she goes. Together with her best friend, Pupsi pork, she flies all over her kingdom, leaving behind a magical trail: clouds of pink butterflies ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, wizards and magicians, friends, escapades, supernatural ability, youth, young heroes, imaginary, princess, fairy, girl, elf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Strawberry Shortcake Movie: Sky's the Limit (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A sudden storm leaves Berry Bitty City with a gigantic problem. Strawberry Shortcake and her friends will have to move their whole tiny town unless they find a way to safely remove a huge boulder that threatens everything they hold dear.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
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Plot: friendship, family, best friends, partners, friends, small town, escapades, forces of nature, save the day, youth, danger, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Bob the Builder: The Knights of Fix-A-Lot (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When an old castle needs repairs, it's time to call Bob the Builder! Unfortunately a case of mistaken identity puts Bob's father in charge, resulting in one disaster after another! Meanwhile, tales of Camelot inspire Bob's noble crew ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Barbie: The Pearl Princess (2014)
Genre: Animation, Family
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Barbie plays Lumina, a mermaid girl with the power to change the color of pearls. Cheerful and creative, Lumina finds herself working in a mermaid salon customizing fabulous hairstyles. And when Lumina has the chance to attend the royal ball, her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: barbie, imaginary, mermaid, youth, best friends, friends, escapades, imaginary kingdom, female protagonist, princess, magical, sea adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Santa's Apprentice (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, France, Ireland, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Santa doesn't want to retire, but rules are rules and he must train someone to replace him. The lucky winner, to be chosen from among millions of children, must be named Nicholas, be an orphan and have a pure heart. On the other side of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, family, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, orphan, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, santa claus, power relations, imaginary, retiring, workplace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Barbie: A Perfect Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Join Barbie and her sisters Skipper, Stacie and Chelsea as their holiday vacation plans turn into a most unexpected adventure and heartwarming lesson. After a snowstorm diverts their plane, the girls find themselves far from their New York ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, friends, family, youth, christmas present, christmas, sister, christmas party, christmas eve, family gatherings, barbie, sister sister relationship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Sandman and the Lost Sand of Dreams (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Each night, like every other child in the world, Miko goes to Dreamland thanks to magic sand dispersed by the Sandman. But one night, the evil dream Habumar steals the Sand of Dreams and takes control of Dreamland. The Sandman and his faithful sheep ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, save the day, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, escapades, rivalry, danger, family, imaginary, youth, master villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bigfoot Family (2020)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: sincere, light, captivating, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Nutcracker and The Mouseking (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany, Croatia, UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 82 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Style: feel good, uplifting, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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U (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Since her parents passed away, Princess Mona lives by herself in a castle with two hideous, ghastly characters, Goomi and His Lordship. One day her sobs draw the attention of a unicorn, called U, who wants to comfort and protect Mona for as long as ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Timothy Goes to School (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family
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Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Little Polar Bear (2001)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Country: USA
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Style: stylized, semi serious, captivating, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
My Little Pony: The Princess Promenade (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Wysteria is beaming with pride! Her gardens are in bloom, her little Breezie friends are in town, and it's time for Ponyville's fanciest spring parade, the ultimate celebration of flowers, flowers, flowers! But things don't go ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Easter Egg Adventure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The idyllic Egg Town is the location for the The Easter Egg Adventure, which sees the beautiful location under threat from some dastardly thieves. Making off with the collection of Easter Egg's the town has managed to collate, it's up to ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Family, Animation
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Genre: Animation, Family
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Barbie & Her Sisters in A Pony Tale (2013)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Barbie and her sisters set off on a Swiss adventure to the majestic Alps, where they're excited to spend the summer at a fun-filled riding academy! Barbie can't wait to find a new horse to bring back to Malibu. Stacie is super excited to ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Genre: Animation, Family
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Duration: 88 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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