Movies like Goosebumps

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Goosebumps (2015)
 6.3
 73K
Goosebumps (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After moving to a small town, Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets next door neighbor Hannah, the daughter of bestselling Goosebumps series author R.L. Stine. When Zach unintentionally unleashes real monsters from their manuscripts and they begin to terrorize the town, it’s suddenly up to Stine, Zach and Hannah to get all of them back in the books where they belong.
Style: humorous, exciting, scary, entertaining, funny, semi serious, emotional, clever, comic, sexy ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, werewolf, teenagers, small town, escapades, ventriloquist dummy, monster, fantasy world, book, family, magic, youth, imaginary, school, high school, monsters, writers, adaptation, creativity, ghost, catastrophe, heroes, danger, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, maryland

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Most similar movies to Goosebumps

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, entertaining and semi serious films with plots about family, adventure, escapades, imaginary, heroes, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Family, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Goosebumps: The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008), The NeverEnding Story (1984), Level Up (2011), Girl Vs. Monster (2012), The Neverending Story III (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, 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, semi serious, fairy tale, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: fairy, siblings relations, adventure, imaginary kingdom, twins, magical, magical creature, single parent, magic, estate, family, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The NeverEnding Story (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: While hiding from bullies in his school's attic, a young boy discovers the extraordinary land of Fantasia, through a magical book called The Neverending Story. The book tells the tale of Atreyu, a young warrior who, with the help of a luck ...
Style: feel good, touching, atmospheric, fairy tale, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, dragon, adventure, good versus evil, mythology, magic, evil force, escapades, oracle, book, giant, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, touching, twists and turns, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, chosen one, witch, wizards and magicians, school, friendship, supernatural ability, magical, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals, best friends, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, year 1991, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 663
Level Up (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Four very different high school teenagers battle trolls, ghouls and a dark leader of them named Maldark in a video game that goes haywire and releases the battle into the real world (IMDb.com).
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school life, computers and web, family, imaginary, adventure, good versus evil, high school, parallel world, rivalry, heroes, teenage life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: humorous, semi serious
Plot: halloween, monster, imaginary, young heroes, youth, rescue, friends, best friends, danger, teenage life, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, superhuman powers, young heroes, danger, best friends, parents and children, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, teenage life, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, big ben london, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Neverending Story III (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young boy must restore order when a group of bullies steal the magical book that acts as a portal between Earth and the imaginary world of Fantasia.
Style: offbeat, feel good, semi serious, stylized, awful ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: fantasy world, magic, good versus evil, book, family, adventure, friendship, rivalry, small town, heroic mission, siblings relations, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 86K
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Mystery Inc. gang have gone their separate ways and have been apart for two years, until they each receive an invitation to Spooky Island. Not knowing that the others have also been invited, they show up and discover an amusement park that ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, surprise ending, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: amateur detective, resort, friendship, ghost, teenage life, adventure, voodoo, island, gang, friends, disorder, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 265K
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, entertaining, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, getting home, parallel world, young heroes, mischievous children, danger, disappearance, time travel, board game, childhood, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 90s, 60s, year 1995 ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 71K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, friendship, high school, superhuman powers, good versus evil, supernatural ability, young heroes, heroes, best friends, parents and children, coming of age, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Californian family inherits a castle in Romania. This is especially exciting to the son, who is obsessed with monsters. And he is not disappointed.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, vampire, palaces castles and temples, danger, siblings relations, deadly creature, family relations, curses spells and rituals, superhuman powers, save the day, inheritance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, stylized, enigmatic, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: giant, imaginary kingdom, youth, adventure, save the princess, heroic mission, young heroes, princess, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, family, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 98K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, good versus evil, rescue, kidnapping, fantasy world, escapades, danger, mad scientist, chase, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, semi serious, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, fantasy world, superhuman powers, artifact, friendship, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, ocean or sea, youth, heroic mission, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: As Harry begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as 'Property of the Half-Blood Prince', and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.
Style: exciting, stylized, twists and turns, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: witch, wizards and magicians, chosen one, young heroes, school, supernatural ability, magical, good versus evil, boarding school life, werewolf, betrayal, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1996
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 211K
Hook (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see Granny Wendy in London, where the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: duel, fairy, adventure, kidnapping, good versus evil, rescue, pirate, self discovery, childhood, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: big ben london, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: museum, curses spells and rituals, parallel universe, obsessive quest, night watchman, fantasy world, adventure, escapades, save the day, magic, family, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1938
Place: london, england, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 68K
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: exciting, fairy tale, touching, stylized, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, book, parents and children, imaginary, young heroes, fictional reality, family, disappearance, real world, eavesdropping, magic ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.9
 10K
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: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: halloween, magic, mayor, werewolf, good versus evil, ghost, warlock, witch, danger, adventure, save the day, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Gulliver's Travels (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, princess, island, goofy hero, fish out of water, royal court, getting home, prisoner, disorder, mysterious place, imaginary kingdom, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 12K
Descendants (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A present-day idyllic kingdom where the benevolent teenage son of King Adam and Queen Belle offers a chance of redemption for the troublemaking offspring of Disney's classic villains: Cruella De Vil (Carlos), Maleficent (Mal), the Evil Queen ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, fairy tale, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary, witchcraft, imaginary kingdom, island, destiny, moral dilemma, villain, teenage protagonist, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, witch ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Kids of the Round Table (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in modern times, Alex finds King Arthur's sword Excalibur and must prove himself worthy of it.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, sword, family, adventure, vengeance, heroes, rivalry, young heroes, escapades, imaginary, mischievous children ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 31K
The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, gothic, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: mouse, hotel, good versus evil, adventure, witch, chocolate, wizards and magicians, young heroes, supernatural, heroic mission, magic, coven ...
Time: 1990s
Place: england, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, adventure, young heroes, danger, youth, escapades, legends and myths, disorder, family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Master of Disguise (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sweet-natured Italian waiter named Pistachio Disguisey at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, who happens to be a member of a family with supernatural skills of disguise. But moments later the patriarch of the Disguisey family is kidnapped ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, family, adventure, heroes, escapades, nothing goes right, confined, goofy hero, heroic mission, master villain, supernatural ability, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 175K
Gremlins (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, feel good, scary, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, christmas, monster, small town, human animal relationship, holiday, chaos and mayhem, danger, escapades, daring rescue, deadly creature, pets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everyone always knew that Max had a wild imagination, but no one believed that his wildest creations -- a boy raised by watchful great white sharks and a girl with the force of a volcano -- were real. Now, these two pint-sized action masters will ...
Style: feel good, surreal, entertaining, absurd, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary, adventure, school, superhero, imaginary kingdom, friendship, good versus evil, magic, chosen one, parent child relationship, family, young heroes ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The ongoing war between the canine and feline species is put on hold when they join forces to thwart a rogue cat spy with her own sinister plans for conquest.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, espionage, adventure, vengeance, secret agents, heroic mission, family, dog, save the world, master villain, talking animals ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Little Vampire (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the popular books, the story tells of Tony who wants a friend to add some adventure to his life. What he gets is Rudolph, a vampire kid with a good appetite. The two end up inseparable, but their fun is cut short when all the hopes of the ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious, gothic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: vampire, imaginary, family, friendship, friends, horror for children, supernatural, escapades, siblings relations, asteroids and comets, small town, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.3
 17K
Zoom (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, 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, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, family, superheroine, friendship, kids and family, alien encounter, supernatural ability, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%