Movies like A Wrinkle in Time 2003

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A Wrinkle in Time (2003)
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A Wrinkle in Time (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 251 min.
Story: Based on a children's series by the same name. Meg and Charles Wallace are aided by Calvin and three interesting women in the search for their father who disappeared during a government experiment. Their travels take them around the universe to a place unlike any other.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, spiritual, psychotronic
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, guardian angel, youth, good versus evil, space and aliens, supernatural, adventure, parallel world, young heroes, daring rescue, heroic mission, escapades, race against time, space travel, rivalry, time, consciousness, experiment gone awry, twins, child protagonist, supernatural power, mind control, psychic power, heroes, family ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and captivating films with plots about adventure, family, escapades, young heroes, youth, imaginary and danger mostly in Family, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like A Wrinkle in Time: Space Buddies (2009), The Snow Queen (2005), Spellbinder (1995), Ben 10: Race Against Time (2007), Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Space Buddies (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B-Dawg, Mudbud, Budderball, and all the rest of the Buddies are back, but this time, they're setting their sights even higher -- as in, the moon! With the help of their new pals Spudnick (voiced by Jason Earles) and Gravity, these pooches are ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, moon, rescue, family life, space travel, adventure, space and aliens, survival, partners, disorder, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
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100%
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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: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, rivalry, escapades, hopes, daring rescue, youth, friendship, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Spellbinder (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, Poland
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Spellbinder is a fantasy teen drama/science fiction television series, produced by Film Australia & Telewizja Polska in association with the Australian Children's Television Foundation. The series is a 1995 serial of 26 episodes, ...
Style: exciting, tense, semi serious, captivating, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parallel world, adventure, teenager, twists and turns, young heroes, friendship, rivalry, getting home, youth, technology, escapades, disorder ...
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100%
Ben 10: Race Against Time (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: "Ben 10: Race Against Time" has Ben back in his hometown of Bellwood. Even though he's back in school and leaving his hero adventures behind him, it seems that Ben will be facing his greatest challenge yet.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, race against time, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, master villain, androids and robots, rescue, rivalry, superhuman powers, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real ...
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, parallel world, hopes, daring rescue, orphan, rivalry, heroic mission, kidnapping ...
Place: eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, exploitation, family relations, travel, disorder, young heroes, mischievous children, misfit, getting home, heroes, family, pirate ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Zoom (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack is tasked with turning a ragtag group of kids with special powers into ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, family, adventure, high school, fantasy world, fight scenes, good versus evil, save the world, invisible man, space travel, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, semi serious, gothic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: youth, wish fulfillment, adventure, young heroes, heroes, mischievous children, disorder, fish out of water, parents and children, supernatural, rivalry, misfit ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Dinotopia (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 250 min.
TV show
Story: Carl and David, two boys flying a small aircraft over the ocean with their father, crash land near an uncharted island. The boys swim safely to shore, but their father unfortunately drowns in the crash. On their own, the brothers explore the island ...
Style: serious, exciting, feel good, captivating, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, utopia, expedition, island, adventure, giant creature, sibling rivalry, family relations, imaginary kingdom, dangerous animal, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 561
The Zack Files (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: youth, supernatural, supernatural power, adventure, young heroes, teenage life, buddies, supernatural ability, paranormal phenomena, childhood love, friends, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Return of Tommy Tricker (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Welcome to the world of stamps with Tommy Tricker and friends as they learn the magic of travelling through time and space for the mere price of the postage. Though of course, nothing is as easy as it seems as they soon learn when they try to rescue ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: time travel, friendship, family relations, friends, disorder, race against time, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Ewok Adventure (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Towani family civilian shuttlecraft crashes on the forest moon of Endor. The four Towani's are separated. Jermitt and Catarine, the mother and father are captured by the giant Gorax, and Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, star wars, space and aliens, magic, battles, friendship, bravery, spacecraft, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, family ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ally Hayden is a teenager who shares her father's interest in dinosaurs and archaeology. When he brings a mysterious fossil back from a dig, she is convinced it's the egg of a Tyrannosaurus Rex. After accidentally knocking the egg to the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, suspense, futuristic, factual ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, family, adventure, natural disaster, archaeology, children, mythology, technology, science, fantasy world, catastrophe ...
Time: prehistory, 80s, future, 90s
Place: las vegas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this sequal to "Escape From Witch Mountain," Tia and Tony leave their safe refuge on witch mountain for a trip to Los Angeles. Tony is kidnapped by the evil Dr. Gannon and his spinster partner Letha and brainwashed into helping Gannon ...
Style: humorous, sexy, sweet, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, child in peril, disney, kidnapping, supernatural, mad scientist, gang, adventure, family, greed, destiny, death ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Witches Don't Exist (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: On her 13th birthday Katie, a talented young girl, receives a magical amulet. This amulet was on a quest to find the fifth and last witch to complete the order of the star witches. Because in it's incomplete form, the order is unable to protect ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, magic, amulet, young heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, family, youth, escapades, best friends, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Shapeshifter (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex Brown inherits the awesome task of saving his ex-secret agent parents and protecting the planet from evil powers bent on controlling the world's plutonium supply. To do this Alex uses his new found magical shapeshifting power.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: shapeshifting, gypsy, spy, plutonium, kidnapping, teenage life, family relations, wizards and magicians, rescue, young heroes, family, escapades ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Dolf a 15 year old boy is sent back in time by a timemachine. Accidentally he is sent back to the Middle Ages. He is rescued by children who are part of a childrens' crusade, on their way to rescue Jeruzalem. During the trip Dolf finds out the ...
Style: exciting, epic, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, youth, young heroes, heroes, heroic mission, race against time, escapades, rescue, rivalry, crusader, child in peril ...
Time: 13th century, 21st century, 2000s, middle ages
Place: middle east, holy land, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Mystical Adventures of Billy Owens (2008)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Billy turns 11 on November 11 he realises he is no ordinary boy.
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: youth, adventure, good versus evil, legends and myths, family, heroes, young heroes, wizards and magicians, birthday, rivalry, escapades, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Monster Makers (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monster Makers is based on Tim Stoker's experience as a Monster movie geek. The monsters in an old non released movie come out of the movie and Tim and his friends in the real world must find a way to stop the monsters.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: youth, young heroes, adventure, save the day, supernatural, family relations, disorder, parents and children, supernatural ability, family, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he built. Tom immediately makes friends with pretty ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: time travel, disney, medieval, nasa, king arthur, fish out of water, arthurian legend, jousting, astronaut, camelot, space adventure, robot ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, cornwall, europe, connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: witch, youth, curses spells and rituals, family, dragon, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, wizards and magicians, supernatural, good versus evil, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zenon Kar, a 13-year-old girl who lives on a space station in the year 2049, gets into some trouble and is banished to Earth. With help from some Earth friends she must find her way back.
Style: futuristic, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: disney, disorder, friends, escapades, misfit, teenager, earth, computer virus, black girl, friendship, alien encounter, heroic mission ...
Time: 2040s, future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, tense, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, horror for children
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, teenage girl, youth, good versus evil, disney, disorder, supernatural ability, rescue, save the day, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Secret Kingdom (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three kids discover a tiny kingdom beneath their kitchen sink and are drawn inside, becoming involved with the miniature world's civil war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, youth, magical creature, shrinking, family relations, revolution, young heroes, heroes, family, rebellion, rescue, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Jett Jackson: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jett Jackson, who is the star of Silverstone, is considering quitting Silverstone when it is given a three year extension. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is accidently sucked into Silverstone's world when a prop malfunctions. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: teenage life, child as adult, adventure, fish out of water, disney, movie star, youth, family life, young heroes, rivalry, parallel world, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: stylized, semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: witch, halloween, magic, teenage witch, supernatural, hereditary gift of witchcraft, disney, heroes, adventure, religions or cults, friends, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, scenic
Audience: teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: young heroes, halloween, youth, monster, rescue, disney, best friends, heroes, family, friends, teenage life, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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, fairy tale, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: mythology, adventure, monster, friendship, heroic mission, young heroes, fantasy world, legends and myths, superhuman powers, youth, friends, greek mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their companions. News arrives that Lord and Lady Willoughby are missing and an ...
Style: serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: youth, coming of age, escapades, heroes, young heroes, rescue, adventure, orphan, good versus evil, master and servant, chase, family ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, animals, prehistoric animal, kidnapping, puppet, escapades, space and aliens, misfit, youth, heroes, adventure, family ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%