Movies and TV shows like Jem

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Jem (1985)
 7.4
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Jem (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Jerrica Benton is the owner of Starlight Music and the Starlight Foundation, which is a foster home for young girls. But by using her earrings to project a holographic image over herself, she is transformed into her alter ego Jem, the lead singer for the successful music group, Jem and the Holograms. Other members of the group are Jerrica's sensitive little sister Kimber, the strong-willed Aja, an
Style: uplifting, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: music, orphan, rivalry, best friends, friendship, rock, friends, family relations, performer's life, music band, artists and showbiz, musician's life, lifestyle, secret identity, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry, musical tour, world spanning, fashion, artificial intelligence, camp, misfit, love triangle, rock band, computer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: greece, france, london, former yugoslavia, florida, croatia, yugoslavia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and captivating films and TV series with plots about friends, friendship, youth, family, family relations, surrealism and escapades mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Jem: Josie and the Pussycats (1970), Magical Angel Creamy Mami (1983), Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad (2004), Sitting Ducks (2001), Soul Music (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Josie and the Pussycats (1970)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Josie and the Pussycats is an American animated television series, based upon the Archie Comics comic book series of the same name created by Dan DeCarlo. Produced for Saturday morning television by Hanna-Barbera Productions, sixteen episodes of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, save the day, danger, youth, friends, musical tour, rock, uncover truth, friendship, teenage life, music band, musician's life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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100%
Magical Angel Creamy Mami (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Creamy Mami, the Magic Angel is a magical girl anime series by Studio Pierrot which aired from 1983 to 1984 on Nippon Television. It went on to have five OVA adaptions and featured in other Studio Pierrot special presentations. A three volume manga ...
Style: shoujo
Plot: transformation, love triangle, recording studio, celebrity, record company, music industry, girl power, dual identity, sexy legs, double life, music business, dilemma ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Koyuki Tanaka was feeling the rut, though he’s only a teenager. Between the sheltered and stifling grind of school and the girls that spend their time not noticing him… Every day was just another day of being a total nobody. Enter Ryusuke: a ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, captivating, inspirational, stylized ...
Plot: school, music band, friends, ambition, self discovery, lifestyle, rock, follow your dream, youth, high school life, love and romance, group of criminals ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 340
Sitting Ducks (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Sitting Ducks is a children's animated television series based on lithograph and the 1998 children's book, Sitting Ducks, created by Michael Bedard. Sitting Ducks first appeared in 2001 in Europe, later debuting in North America on ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, dark humor, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: duck, friendship, adventurer, adventure, mischievous children, disorder, anti conformity, odd couple, misfit, alligator, anthropomorphic animal, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7.5
 975
Soul Music (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The young druid Imp y Celyn comes to Ankh-Morpork to become a famous musician, but a new guitar from a mysterious shop possesses him with a new kind of music - the Music with Rocks In. To make matters worse, Death, saddened by the death of his ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dwarf, siblings relations, adoption, rock, musician's life, music band, artists and showbiz, music, rivalry, lifestyle, family relations, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
As Told by Ginger (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: As Told by Ginger focuses on middle schooler Ginger Foutley who, with her friends, tries to become more than a social geek.
Style: light, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: school, everyday life, popularity, best friends, teenage life, youth, parents and children, siblings relations, diary, peer pressure, friendship, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
She-Ra: Princess of Power (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: She-Ra, He-Man's twin sister, is leading a group of freedom fighters known as the Great Rebellion in the hope of freeing their homeworld of Etheria from the tyrannical rule of Hordak and the Evil Horde.
Style: serious, exciting, homoerotic
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, good versus evil, twins, superhero, secret identity, friendship, sword, magic, sword and sorcery, family relations, escapades, gender ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The New Adventures of Madeline (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Based on Ludwig Bemelmans' classic books, MADELINE stars a clever little redheaded girl whose capricious antics have won the hearts of children, parents and educators everywhere. Narrated in rhyme by Christopher Plummer, who was awarded a Prime ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: youth, family, escapades, best friends, boarding school life, school, friendship, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, disorder, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Land Before Time (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: 1) The Star Day Celebration - Ruby misses her family on her "Star Day" (birthday) and the Gang tries to help cheer her up by being true friends and bringing Ruby her favorite food. 2) The Brave Longneck Scheme - Ali's herd returns to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, friendship, mischievous children, adventure, dinosaur, escapades, youth, buddies, wilderness, parents and children, disorder, animal life ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 12K
Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The show revolves around the lives of 8-year-old Arthur Read, an anthropomorphic aardvark, his friends and family, and their daily interactions with each other.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: childhood, parents and children, family relations, friendship, school, family values, youth, family, best friend, brother sister relationship, little girl, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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K-On! (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Rock n' Roll may never die, but the Sakuragoaka Girl's High School Light Music Club might not be here to stay unless would-be drummer Ritsu Tainaka can find three more members to replace the graduated seniors. Determined to see that the ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, music band, friendship, music, youth, teenage life, performance, social relations, shyness, student life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 30K
Hey Arnold! (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The daily life of Arnold--a fourth-grader with a wild imagination, street smarts and a head shaped like a football.
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, youth, grandparent and grandchild, adventure, mischievous children, family, everyday life, elementary school, boy, child's point of view, family relations, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: "Get your muzzle out of those books and make some friends!" That's what Princess Celestia tells Twilight Sparkle. She may be the smartest unicorn in Equestria, but Twilight Sparkle gets an "incomplete" in friendship. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, reboot
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, pony, adventure, princess, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, magic, magical, friends, unicorn, horse, talking animals ...
Time: 2010s, 20th century, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
All Grown Up! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: All Grown Up! is an animated television series created by Arlene Klasky and Gábor Csupó for Nickelodeon. After the success of All Growed Up, the Rugrats 10th anniversary special, Nickelodeon commissioned All Grown Up! as a spin-off series based on ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, reboot
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, disorder, grownups, teenage life, family, youth, gang, family relations, brother sister relationship, twins, friends, collaboration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.1
 674
Bratz (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Bratz is a computer-animated television series, based on a line of toy dolls of the same name. It is produced by Mike Young Productions and MGA Entertainment, and premiered on 4Kids TV on the Fox Television Network.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, teenage life, youth, girl power, fashion, friends, scoop, uninhibited rivalry, journalism, media, rivalry, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi (2004)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Story: Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi is an American-Japanese animated fantasy-comedy television series from Cartoon Network and TV Tokyo, produced by Renegade Animation and Cartoon Network Studios in Japan. The show was created by Sam Register, who also serves as ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, odd couple, teaching the ways of the world, friends, escapades, save the day, bus, showbiz, family, heroes, tsunami, friendship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Little Einsteins (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Story: A group of musically gifted and ethnically diverse children travel around the world in an artificially intelligent rocket named Rocket.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, educational
Audience: kids
Plot: children, family relations, teaching the ways of the world, magical creature, artists and showbiz, friends, youth, babies and infants, family, painting, siblings relations, classical music ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 731
The Littles (1983)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Littles is an animated television series based on The Littles characters in a series of children's novels by American author John Peterson, the first of which was published in 1967. This cartoon was produced by a French/American/Canadian ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: opposites attract, danger, parents and children, friendship, kidnapping, mischievous children, family, rescue, young heroes, youth, adventure, orphan ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Proud Family (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: "The Proud Family" follows the adventures and misadventures of Penny, a 14-year-old African American girl who's doing her best to navigate through the early years of teen-dom. Penny's every encounter inevitably spirals into ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, sitcom, multicultural ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, best friends, youth, parents and children, friendship, family life, teenage love, siblings relations, high school, teenage life, r&b ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dexter's Laboratory (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Dexter's Laboratory is an American comic science fiction animated children's television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network. The series follows Dexter, a boy-genius with a secret laboratory filled with his collection ...
Style: not serious, exciting, witty, humorous, dark humor
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: villain, laboratory, mischievous children, intelligence, mad scientist, suburbs, goofy hero, inventions and discoveries, young heroes, everyday life, family relations, experimenting ...
Time: 20th century
Place: eastern europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.1
 29K
DuckTales (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The series is a dramatization of the Duck universe comic series created by Carl Barks. The viewer follows the adventures of Scrooge McDuck and his three grandnephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie. Important secondary characters, that often take part in ...
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: cartoon duck, adventure, treasure, adventurer, young heroes, heroic mission, friendship, treasure hunt, mischievous children, imaginary, good versus evil, millionaire ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: united states, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Back at the Barnyard (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A spin-off of the movie version of the same name, the show follows the lives of the animals on a farm.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, farm, chases and races, family relations, romance, adventure, justice, disorder, animal life, odd couple, friends ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.2
 806
Gravitation (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Gravitation follows goofy, wannabe pop star Shuichi Shindo, on his journey to fame with his best friend Hiroshi Nakano and their band, Bad Luck.  Along the way, Shuichi meets famous (male) author, playboy Eiri Yuki, and falls in love.  Bad Luck is ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: musician, music band, music, romance, musician's life, rising to stardom, partners, gays and lesbians, performer's life, true love, destiny, wooing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Strawberry Shortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA, Canada
Duration: 29 min.
Story: The new Strawberry Shortcake is a comedy/educational CG series of 22-minute episodes for girls ages 3-6. The series focuses on the quirky community of Berry Bitty City, a miniature town tucked into a strawberry patch. It is home to Strawberry ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friends, friendship, hopes, family, imaginary, best friends, strong female presence, optimism, getting along, computer animation, small town, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Angry Beavers (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Angry Beavers is an American animated television series created by Mitch Schauer for the Nickelodeon channel. The series revolves around Daggett and Norbert Beaver, two young beaver brothers who have left their home to become bachelors in the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, funny, dark humor, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beaver, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, friendship, escapades, family relations, when the parents are away, in the woods, disorder, friends, animal life, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s, 90s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Your Lie in April (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Kousei Arima was a genius pianist until his mother's sudden death took away his ability to play. Each day was dull for Kousei. But, then he meets a violinist named Kaori Miyazono who has an eccentric playing style. Can the heartfelt sounds of ...
Style: stylized, uplifting, touching, sincere, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: music, pianist, friendship, contests and competitions, depression, parent child relationship, loss of parent, boy genius, love and romance, death of parent, school life, tragedy ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Backyardigans (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet five lively animal friends who love to sing, dance and use their imaginations to embark on outrageous adventures to magical places.
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, young heroes, mischievous children, heroic mission, animal life, unlikely partners, rescue, escapades, anthropomorphism, imagination, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Come join in the fun, on new adventures we go, With The Cat in the Hat and his friends all in tow! Discover how water can turn into snow, That penguins don't fly but, boy can they go! Black bears get ready for a very long sleep, Before the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, educational, light, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: best friends, goofy hero, escapades, studying, training, friendship, riddles and clues, rivalry, cat, explorer, quest, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
My Little Pony 'n Friends (1986)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a human named Megan in a world of magical ponies and their adventures together in Pony Land.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, family, imaginary, escapades, adventure, heroes, youth, young heroes, animal life, friends, imaginary kingdom, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends is an animated program based on the children's books by David Kirk, which airs on Nick Jr. in the United States, on Treehouse TV in Canada, and on Discovery Kids in Brazil. Each episode follows the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, animal life, escapades, imaginary, supportive parent, insect, siblings relations, family life, parents and children, family, friends, in the woods ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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