Movies and TV shows like Ghostwriter 1992

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Ghostwriter (1992)
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Ghostwriter (1992)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ghostwriter is an American television program created by Liz Nealon and produced by the Children's Television Workshop and BBC One. It began airing on PBS on October 4, 1992, and the final episode aired on February 13, 1995. The series revolves around a close knit circle of friends from Brooklyn who solve neighborhood crimes and mysteries as a team of young detectives with the help of an invisible ghost named Ghostwriter. Ghostwriter can communicate with the kids only by manipulating whatever text and letters he can find and using them to form words and sentences. The series was filmed on location in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.
Style: educational, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: ghost, friendship, multiculturalism, adventure, supernatural, family, youth, friends, mystery, hip hop culture, partners, amateur detective, buddies, ethnic, mysterious character, uncover truth, riddles and clues, free spirited, spirit, teenage girl, african american, young girl, team, brother sister relationship, teenage boy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, captivating and feel good films and TV series with plots about family, youth, danger, supernatural, friends, adventure and friendship mostly in Family, Mystery and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Ghostwriter: Goosebumps (1995), Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins (2009), Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990), Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! (2015), Phantom of the Megaplex (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Goosebumps (1995)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Goosebumps is a Canadian-American children's horror anthology television series based on R. L. Stine's Goosebumps books. It was one of the two popular television horror anthology children's series in the 1990s.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, dark fantasy ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, horror for children
Plot: supernatural, fright, good versus evil, child in peril, youth, ghost, surrealism, survival, deadly creature, heroes, monster, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Ghostwriter (2019)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When a ghost haunts a neighborhood bookstore and starts releasing fictional characters into the real world, four kids must team up to solve an exciting mystery surrounding the ghost’s unfinished business.
Style: mysterious, captivating, entertaining, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, friends, boy, adventure, mystery, magic, grandparent and grandchild, bookstore, fantasy world, talking animals, high school life, invisibility ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story of how Mystery Inc. was formed.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, horror for children
Plot: family, mystery, ghost, investigation, goofy hero, adventure, partners, prank, youth, crimes, amateur detective, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Life is anything but normal for Gortimer and his two best friends, Ranger and Mel, as they navigate Normal Street - an ordinary suburb that has a hint of something magical just beneath the surface.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, escapades, coming of age, best friends, supernatural, family, youth, magical, magic, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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85%
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Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a joint Canadian-American horror/fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was a joint production between the Canadian company Cinar and the American company Nickelodeon. The show was filmed in ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: campfire story, supernatural, mischievous children, surrealism, ghost, forest, paranormal, youth, mystery, riddles and clues, escapades, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In this incarnation of the long running Scooby Doo franchise, the Scooby gang are traveling in summer and spending time together which could be their last summer but monsters and ghouls get in the way of completing their adventurers.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, amateur detective, goofy hero, heroes, mystery, teenage life, disorder, escapades, youth, supernatural, family, scooby doo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Roxy Hunter and the Mystery of the Moody Ghost (2007)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After moving to an eerie old house in the country, nine-year-old super sleuth Roxy Hunter stumbles into a world filled with unsolved mysterieus, secret plots and spooky spirits! Now, Roxy and her best friend and boy genius Max, must race to save ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: amateur detective, ghost, mischievous children, adventure, uncover truth, young heroes, supernatural, disorder, heroes, youth, parent child relationship, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary
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80%
The Three Investigators and the Secret of Terror Castle (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A new case for the cult detectives! Not by coincidence, a mysterious videotape falls into the hands of Jupiter Jones (CHANCELLOR MILLER), Pete Crenshaw (NICK PRICE) and Bob Andrews (CAMERON MONAGHAN) during Jupiter's birthday party in Rocky ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: haunted house, amateur detective, supernatural ability, investigation, escapades, adventure, young heroes, youth, buddies, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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79%
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Phantom of the Megaplex (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young man working at a cinema on a special premiere night, finds that the films being shown are full of strange and eerie occurrences.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: ghost, mystery, young heroes, mysterious character, nothing goes right, family relations, disorder, teenage life, siblings relations, youth, family, movie theatre ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Roxy Hunter and the Secret of the Shaman (2008)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Serenity Fall's favorite super sleuth is on the case again! The town is alarmed when a priceless crystal turns up missing. The only suspect seems to be a strange man living in the woods known as Shaman. It's up to Roxy Hunter (Aria ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, feel good, sincere, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, friendship, mischievous children, forest, family, youth, shaman, girl, dog, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Eerie, Indiana (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Eerie, Indiana is an American television series that originally aired on NBC from 1991 to 1992. The series was created by José Rivera and Karl Schaefer, with Joe Dante serving as creative consultant. A total of nineteen episodes were produced. The ...
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, teen comedy
Audience: horror for children
Plot: investigation, supernatural, small town, disorder, paranormal activity, suburbs, suburban life, twins, prodigy, family, youth, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries is a television series which aired for three seasons on ABC. The series starred Parker Stevenson and Shaun Cassidy as amateur sleuth brothers Frank and Joe Hardy, respectively, and Pamela Sue Martin as girl ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, feel good
Plot: amateur detective, mysterious character, young heroes, crimes, mystery, investigation, righting the wronged, angel, who done it, riddles and clues, female friendship, teenager ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
House of Anubis (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and Belgium. The series was created by Hans Bourlon and Gert ...
Style: suspenseful, light, semi serious, humorous, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
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76%
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Casper (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she discovers a map to a treasure hidden in the house. But when she enters the ...
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
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Unnatural History (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Teenager Henry Griffin acquired many skills through years of travelling the world with his anthropologist parents. Sent to live with his uncle and cousin in Washington DC, and with the help of his cousin Jasper and friend Maggie, he must now use ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: high school, teenage life, friendship, mystery, adventure, social relations, escapades, supernatural, high school life, anthropologist, artifact, teenage hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Bureau of Magical Things (2018)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: When ordinary teenager Kyra touches a mysterious book, she is transformed into a Tri-ling-–part-human, part-fairy and part-elf. In addition to acquiring amazing magical powers, Kyra discovers a secret world of magic all around her.
Style: feel good, light, captivating, exciting
Plot: parallel world, magical creature, friendship, magic, adventure, research, mystery, magical object, magical power, supernatural power, teenager, supernatural ...
Place: vietnam, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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So Weird (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: So Weird is an American television series that aired on the Disney Channel as a midseason replacement from January 18, 1999 to September 28, 2001. The series was shot in Vancouver, British Columbia. In season one and season two, the series centered ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark fantasy, offbeat, odd ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: paranormal phenomena, surrealism, supernatural power, investigation, adventure, youth, coming of age, ghost, supernatural, family, escapades, alternate reality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
H2O: Just Add Water (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: When three normal teenage girls stumble upon a ancient cave they undergo a transformation that will change their lives forever. H20 - Just Add Water, sees three very different girls facing everyday teen problems with an added twist - they're ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, enigmatic, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: mermaid, teenage life, youth, friends, hidden identity, supernatural, teenage girl, supernatural ability, island, adventure, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Just Add Magic (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Kelly Quinn and her two BFF's, Darbie and Hannah, stumble upon her grandmother's mysterious cookbook in the attic and discover some far from ordinary recipes. When the Shut'em Up Shortcake silences Kelly's pesky little brother ...
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: magic, youth, friends, family, magic spell, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, supernatural, friendship, best friends, disorder, time travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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74%
Scooby-Doo! Frankencreepy (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Scooby-Doo and those "meddling kids" Shaggy, Fred, Daphne and Velma are back in this all-new original movie! Velma discovers she's inherited her great-great-uncle Dr. Von Dinkenstein’s cursed castle in the terrifying town of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, light, visually appealing
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: disorder, goofy hero, ghost, escapades, riddles and clues, mystery, friends, adventure, heroes, family, uncover truth, cartoon dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Finding Kelly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The surprisingly intricate, nimble plot is about a couple of kids who play amateur detectives one summer in the hopes of collecting a $5,000 reward offered to anyone able to find a missing 17 year old girl. The girl and boy are best friends who have ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: amateur detective, young heroes, uncover truth, youth, heroes, buddies, mystery, missing child, crimes, investigation, child's point of view, amateur sleuth ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Haunted Hathaways (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "The Haunted Hathaways" follows the adventures of a not-so-typical blended family. When Michelle Hathaway relocates to New Orleans, LA., to open a bakery with her daughters Taylor and Frankie, they quickly learn that life in the “Big ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sitcom, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, ghost, haunted house, supernatural, family life, eccentric family, youth, family relations, parents and children, invisibility, haunted, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Cousin Skeeter (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cousin Skeeter is an American children's television show, which ran on Nickelodeon from 1998 to 2001. It starred Robert Ri'chard as Bobby, a young boy whose life changed when his strange cousin Skeeter came to live with his family. With ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, youth, odd couple, buddies, partners, nothing goes right, family, studying, disorder, family relations, basketball, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1997)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction is an American television anthology series created by Lynn Lehmann, presented by Dick Clark Productions, and produced and aired by the Fox network from 1997 to 2002. Each episode featured five stories, all of which ...
Style: serious, mind bending, scary, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: fictional reality, uncover truth, supernatural, ghost, mystery, escapades, supernatural ability, figment, belief, destiny, haunted house, research ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Now You See It... (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While producing a reality TV show, a teenager meets a magician whose powers are real but put him in danger.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: friendship, wizards and magicians, magic, contests and competitions, ambition, love and romance, youth, teenage life, secret, teenager, card trick, reality ...
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Wolfblood (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Being a teenager is hard enough. Being a Wolfblood teenager is ten times more complicated. 14 year old Maddy loves her abilities - heightened senses, being faster, stronger and more graceful - but hates the secrets that come with them.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, superhuman powers, teenage life, heroes, wolf, high school, supernatural ability, classmate, curses spells and rituals, teenage girl, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Sesame Street Mexico (1972)
Genre: Family
Country: Mexico
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: educational, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids
Plot: friends, personal safety, best friends, youth, family, puppet, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, muppets, children, educational program, reading
Time: contemporary, 70s, 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: latin america, mexico, sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Flipper (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Flipper, is an American revival television series of the original 1964 Flipper television series. The first two seasons aired in first-run syndication; seasons 3 and 4 aired on the PAX network. The 1995 version brought back Bud Ricks as a scientist ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dolphins, ocean, friendship, family relations, adventure, escapades, rescue, family, animal actor, beach, animal life, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The 10th Kingdom (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 417 min.
TV show
Story: Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, feel good, scenic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: magical, good versus evil, adventure, fairy, journey, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, friendship, friends, escapades, parallel world, creature ...
Place: new york, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Young Dracula (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Young Dracula is a British teenage horror drama television series airing on CBBC, loosely based on Young Dracula AND Young Monsters, a children's book by Michael Lawrence. Directed by Joss Agnew, the first series was broadcast in 2006, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: dracula, vampire, family relations, youth, social misfits, family, friendship, school, supernatural, chosen one, supernatural power, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%