Movies and TV shows like Zoboomafoo

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Zoboomafoo (1999)
 7.6
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Zoboomafoo (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Zoboomafoo is an American children's television series that aired from January 25, 1999, to April 28, 2001, and is still shown today in syndication depending on the area, and it is regularly shown on PBS Kids Sprout. A total of 65 episodes were aired. A creation of the Kratt Brothers, it features a talking Coquerel's Sifaka, a type of lemur, named Zoboomafoo, or Zoboo for short, and a collection of repeat animal guests. Every episode begins with the Kratt brothers in "Animal Junction", a peculiar place in which the rules of nature change and wild animals come to visit and play. After January 16, 2004, the show was pulled from its weekday airing on most PBS stations, though some continue to air the show.
Style: educational, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: animals, family, friendship, friends, pets, animal life, puppet, talking animals, male protagonist, brother brother relationship, shrinking, educational program, lemur, human animal friendship, monkey, miniaturization, looking at the camera, talking to the camera, talking to the audience, animal, puppets, ape
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and educational films and TV series with plots about family, friends, friendship, youth, family relations, animal life and animals mostly in Family, Animation and Comedy genres. Some movies like Zoboomafoo: Bear in the Big Blue House (1997), Wild Kratts (2010), YooHoo and Friends (2011), Clifford's Puppy Days (2003), Barney & Friends (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bear in the Big Blue House (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bear in the Big Blue House is a television program for adults and children produced for the Playhouse Disney channel by Mitchell Kriegman and The Jim Henson Company. It first aired in 1997. In 2004, The Jim Henson Company sold the Bear in the Big ...
Style: educational
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: family, mouse, friends, social relations, disorder, bear, puppet, puppetry, imaginary, chroma key
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Wild Kratts (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of Chris and Martin Kratt as they encounter incredible wild animals, combining science education with fun and adventure as the duo travels to animal habitats around the globe.
Style: educational, serious, clever, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers
Plot: animal life, animals, nature, teaching the ways of the world, youth, inventions and discoveries, animal rescue, teamwork, science, supernatural power, brother brother relationship, environmental activism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
YooHoo and Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, South Korea, China, France, Japan, Canada, Italy
TV show
Story: Five executives who worked for Nasty Corporation are turned into animals by Father Time. They have to fix all the environmental disasters they've caused in return for gems so that they may become humans again.
Style: educational, humorous, semi serious, light, 2d animation
Audience: preschoolers, kids, toddlers
Plot: friends, friendship, family, talking animals, animals, corporation, magic, children, lemur, native tribe, factory, contaminated water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Clifford's Puppy Days (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Talk about going to the dogs! Everyone's favorite fire engine red puppy, Clifford, is back in a series of fun new adventures. In "Helping Paws," Clifford proves that although he's kind of little, he can be a big help to his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: animal life, friendship, family, island, friends, disorder, pets, cartoon dog, puppy, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Barney & Friends (1992)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Barney & Friends is an American children's television series aimed at children from ages 2 to 5. The series, which first aired on April 6, 1992, features the title character Barney, a purple anthropomorphic Tyrannosaurus rex who conveys ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, educational
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: toy comes to life, dinosaur, family, mischievous children, young heroes, youth, misfit, best friends, friends, family relations, family life, friendship ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, 2010s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Handy Manny (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Handy Manny is a Disney animated children's television program that premiered on September 16, 2006. The program was originally part of the Playhouse Disney daily block intended for preschoolers. On February 14, 2011, it was moved to the Disney ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, educational, 3d animation
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: handyman, friendship, objects come to life, family, workplace, friends, latinos, animate object, male protagonist, fictional city, city, cat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hi-5 (1999)
Genre: Animation, Family, Music
Country: Australia
TV show
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: educational, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: toddlers
Plot: family, youth, friends, friendship, children, surrealism, educational program, baby boy, part animation
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Go, Diego, Go! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Go, Diego, Go! is a children's television series created by Chris Gifferd and Valerie Walsh, and is a spin-off of Dora the Explorer. The show premiered on September 6, 2005 and ended on September 16, 2011 on Nickelodeon. It also aired as part ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, adventurer, mischievous children, young heroes, friendship, best friends, escapades, youth, disorder, human animal relationship, rescue, discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Blue's Clues (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Blue's Clues is an American children's television show that premiered on September 8, 1996 on the cable television network Nickelodeon, and ran for ten years, until August 6, 2006. Producers Angela Santomero, Todd Kessler and Traci Paige ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, educational ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Creature Comforts (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
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Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, claymation ...
Audience: family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
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Poko (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Poko was a stop motion TV series about a young boy, his pet dog, and his toy monkey. Produced in Canada by Halifax Film, a DHX Media Company, Poko was created by Jeff Rosen, It began production in 2003 and ended in 2006 after three production ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: toddlers, family outing
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Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bob the Builder (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Bob the Builder is a British children's animated television show created by Keith Chapman. In the original series Bob appears as a building contractor specializing in masonry in a stop motion animated programme with his colleague Wendy, various ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, toddlers, family outing
Plot: disorder, friends, workplace situations, friendship, partners, best friends, workplace, teamwork, handyman, family relations, parents and children, family ...
Time: 2000s, 20th century, 2010s, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Löwenzahn (1981)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: West Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: explanatory, realistic, semi serious, educational, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: youth, family, disagreement, science and technology, teaching the ways of the world, education, educational program, science, nature, part animation
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Raccoons (1985)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Raccoons is a Canadian animated television series which was originally broadcast from 1985 to 1991 with three preceding television specials from its inception in 1980 and one direct to video special in 1984. The franchise was created by Kevin ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Foofur (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Foofur is a children's animated series made by Hanna-Barbera. It aired on NBC from 1986 to 1988. The protagonist and title character was a skinny blue dog. The animated series was produced in part by William Hanna. There was also a comic book ...
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Jungle Junction (2009)
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TV show
Story: Jungle Junction is a current CGI animated children's television series created by Trevor Ricketts. It airs on Disney Junior in the United States and in the Netherlands, as well as Playhouse Disney in the United Kingdom and Ireland, Portugal, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Littlest Pet Shop (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Forced to move out from her suburban hometown because of her father's promotion, Blythe Baxter moves into an apartment located in a crowded city. Her apartment is located above the eponymous Littlest Pet Shop, a pet store containing a day camp ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, 2d animation
Audience: kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Angelo Rules (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Angelo is a problem child and, with his two best friends, causes a lot of trouble in the neighborhood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, teenage life, school, buddies, youth, escapades, nothing goes right, disorder, family, young heroes, family relations, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Max and Ruby (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Meet two funny bunny siblings, the energetic and mischievous Max, and the patient, smart and goal-oriented Ruby. The show models empowering messages by showing Max and Ruby playing together and resolving their differences respectfully and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, educational, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: best friends, animal life, family, young heroes, cartoon rabbit, rabbit, brother sister relationship, animals, animal protagonist, adventure, humour, siblings relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Connie the Cow (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, Spain, Germany
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: Connie is a young cow who is very curious about everything. Each day, she meets new friends and explores the colorful world around her.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: farm, family relations, animal life, family, family life, parents and children, youth, countryside, friends, cow, animals
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Team Umizoomi (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Team Umizoomi is a animated fantasy musical series with an emphasis on preschool mathematical concepts, such as counting, sequences, shapes, patterns, measurements, and comparisons. The team consists of mini superheroes Milli and Geo, a friendly ...
Style: feel good, light, captivating, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, toddlers, preschoolers
Plot: mathematics, friendship, family, robot, riddles and clues, friends, adventure, magic, escapades, quest, buddies, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 267
Tickety Toc (2011)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: South Korea, UK
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: In The Unstoppable, Unpoppable Bubble, our comedic heroes Tommy and Tallulah test McCoggins¿ new unpoppable bubble formula! But soon an unpoppable bubble becomes so large it engulfs the whole town! Will the town be rescued from the extra-large and ...
Style: educational, humorous, feel good, semi serious, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, escapades, family, young heroes, friends, imaginary kingdom, twins, youth, race against time, imaginary, computer animation
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
My Friend Rabbit (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mouse works together with his best friend Rabbit and a group of animals to solve problems.
Style: captivating, funny, light, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, friends, mouse, cartoon rabbit, cartoon mouse, home schooling, training, animal that acts human, adventure, anthropomorphic mouse, group of friends, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sid the Science Kid (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
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: humorous, captivating, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: problem solving, parents and children, teachers and students, science, teacher, knowledge, experiment, school, female teacher, laboratory, technology, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Let's Go, Pocoyo (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: Pocoyo is a Spanish pre-school animated television series created by Guillermo García Carsí, Luis Gallego and David Cantolla, and is a co-production between Spanish producer Zinkia Entertainment, Cosgrove-Hall Films and Granada International. Two ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, pets, friendship, friends, problem solving, little boy, human animal relationship, teamwork, escapades, animal human communication, training, cartoon duck ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 565
Stanley (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stanley is an animated television series that was aired on Disney Junior, based on the series of children's books written by "Griff", also known as Andrew Griffin. It was produced by Cartoon Pizza, and was developed for television by ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, educational ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, young heroes, pets, animal life, family, family relations, problem solving, goldfish, child, child protagonist, parents and children, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Garfield Show (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Garfield Show is a French/American CGI animated television series that premiered in France on France 3 on December 22, 2008. English-language episodes started airing on Boomerang UK on May 5, 2009. It premiered in the United States on Cartoon ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pets, cartoon dog, best friends, talking cat, partners, friends, mischievous children, family relations, disorder, cartoon cat, talking animals, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Messy goes to OKIDO (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: OKIDO is a comedy adventure, science-educational series following a curious, adventure seeking and unruly monster called Messy as he finds the answers to everything a 3-5 year old child wants to know. Why do things fall down and not up? Where do ...
Style: thought provoking, entertaining, educational, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, scientific expedition, technology, scientific research, science, friendship, friends, research, teamwork, educational program, anthropomorphism
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 5K
Peppa Pig (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 9 min.
TV show
Story: Peppa Pig is an energetic piggy who lives with Mummy, Daddy, and little brother George. She loves to jump in mud puddles and make loud snorting noises.
Style: humorous, colourful, entertaining, captivating, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, toddlers
Plot: family, cartoon pig, friends, friendship, parents and children, mischievous children, siblings relations, animal life, anthropomorphic animal, animal protagonist, family life, animal that acts human ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Sesame Street (1969)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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, ...
Style: educational, semi serious, humorous, feel good, 2d animation
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: puppet, talking animals, friendship, friends, best friends, family, youth, parents and children, social differences, antisocial behavior, grandparent and grandchild, roommate ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century ...
Place: new york, sesame street, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%