Movies and TV shows like Arthur

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Arthur (1996)
 7.3
 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, light, captivating, educational, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: childhood, parents and children, friendship, family relations, school, family values, youth, family, best friend, little girl, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, mischievous children, best friends, friends, misfit, prodigy, animal life, imaginary, escapades, siblings relations, young heroes, supportive parent, getting along, elementary school ...

Most similar movies to Arthur

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 family, friends, family relations, friendship, youth, disorder and parents and children mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Arthur: Dragon Tales (1999), Franklin (1997), Hey Arnold! (1996), The Berenstain Bears (2002), Babar (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
100%
 6.4
 3K
Dragon Tales (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dragon Tales is an American-Canadian animated pre-school children's television series created by Jim Coane and Ron Rodecker and developed by Coane, Wesley Eure, Jeffrey Scott, Cliff Ruby and Elana Lesser. The story focuses on the adventures of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, friends, wizards and magicians, family relations, siblings relations, friendship, parallel world, imaginary kingdom, best friends, supernatural ability, family, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 4K
Franklin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Franklin is an Canadian educational animated television series, based on the Franklin the Turtle books by Brenda Clark and Paulette Bourgeois. The television series was named after its main character, Franklin the Turtle. It was produced by PolyGram ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: turtle, friendship, parents and children, escapades, family, heroes, youth, best friends, young heroes, friends, family relations, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Babar and the Adventures of Badou (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 11 min.
Story: An updated version of the classic series, following Badou, and King Babar's 8-year-old grandson.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: family relations, youth, imaginary, family, mischievous children, young heroes, friendship, imaginary kingdom, animal life, disorder, friends, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
100%
The Berenstain Bears (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A fun-loving family of bears whose love, loyalty and humour allows them to overcome any obstacle that finds its way down their sunny dirt road. They demonstrate time and time again that, no matter what the problem may be, the love, understanding, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sweet, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: bear, mischievous children, family life, parents and children, animal life, supportive parent, disorder, imaginary, escapades, friendship, family relations, anthropomorphic animal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 4K
Babar (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Babar is a Canadian/French/Japanese animated television series produced in Quebec, Canada by Nelvana Limited and The Clifford Ross Company. It premiered in 1989 on CBC and HBO, subsequently was rerun on HBO Family and Qubo. The series is based on ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, animal life, royal family, parents and children, family life, imaginary kingdom, siblings relations, imaginary, jungle, wisdom, disorder, wisdom of life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 31K
Rugrats (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rugrats is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó, and Paul Germain for Nickelodeon. The show focuses on a group of toddlers, most prominently Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, and Angelica, and their day-to-day ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, twins, adventure, little girl, mischievous children, family, popularity, siblings relations, parents and children, cousin cousin relationship, little boy, babies and infants ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Go, Diego! Go! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 25 min.
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, entertaining, light, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventurer, friendship, mischievous children, young heroes, best friends, disorder, animal life, escapades, youth, danger, human animal relationship, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
38%
 4.0
 2K
Caillou (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Caillou is an educational Canadian children's television series, based on the books by author Christine L'Heureux and illustrator Hélène Desputeaux. During the first season, many of the stories in the animated version began with a ...
Style: semi serious, colourful, light, educational film, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: parents and children, friendship, family life, little boy, family relations, parenting, babies and infants, pets, friends, siblings relations, family, nagging and grouching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 ⇓
35%
 4.7
 309
Stuart Little (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Stuart Little: The Animated Series is an American animated television series, loosely based on the E. B. White children's book Stuart Little and more based on the live action movie adaptations. It was produced by Red Wagon Productions and Sony ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mouse, family relations, friendship, adventure, escapades, friends, family life, family, parents and children, fish out of water, adoption, creativity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ⇓
50%
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 ⇓
35%
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 ⇓
35%
The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack is an American animated television series created by Thurop Van Orman for Cartoon Network that premiered on June 5, 2008, and ended on August 30, 2010. On April 20, 2012, this series returned to Cartoon ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, melancholic, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, pirate, disorder, young heroes, youth, adventure, imaginary, family life, island, parents and children, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 2K
Max and Ruby (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, educational
Audience: family outing
Plot: animal life, best friends, young heroes, family, getting along, cartoon rabbit, siblings relations, family relations, friends, children, boy, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
33%
 7.4
 17K
Doug (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Doug is an American animated sitcom created by Jim Jinkins and co-produced by his studio, Jumbo Pictures. The show's plotline centers around the surreal and imaginative exploits of its title character, Douglas "Doug" Funnie, who ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sitcom, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: school, crush, family relations, teenager, diary, dog, daydreamer, parents and children, teenage life, small town life, small town, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Little Mermaid (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Disney's The Little Mermaid is an American animated television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation based on the 1989 Disney film of the same name. It features the adventures of Ariel as a mermaid prior to the events of the film. ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, fairy tale, colourful ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: mermaid, underwater, fish, artifact, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, youth, friendship, family, young heroes, escapades, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Follows Jimmy Neutron, his faithful robotic dog, Goddard, and his eclectic friends and family as they experience life in Retroville. Jimmy is a typical kid, who just happens to be a genius. He creates gadgets to improve his everyday life, but his ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, clever, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, inventions and discoveries, computer genius, everyday life, friends, young heroes, youth, family, parents and children, school, experiment gone awry, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Fairly OddParents (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Fairly OddParents is an American animated television series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon. The series revolves around Timmy Turner, a 10-year old boy who is granted two fairy godparents named Cosmo and Wanda. The series started out as ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, dark humor
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, wish come true, mischievous children, family relations, desire, imaginary, young heroes, parents and children, friends, godparent, escapades, family ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 3K
Peppa Pig (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 9 min.
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: kids, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: cartoon pig, family, friendship, friends, parents and children, mischievous children, siblings relations, pig, animal life, family relations, getting along, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, odd couple, animal life, friendship, best friends, danger, fish out of water, buddies, mischievous children, pets, rescue, cartoon dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
Story: Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom is a British animated pre-school children's television series set in an enchanted magical kingdom with fairies, elves and insects. It is broadcast across Nickelodeon's 43 international channels ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: friendship, elf, fairy, escapades, family relations, family, royal family, disorder, young heroes, youth, mischievous children, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Baby Looney Tunes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Baby Looney Tunes is an American animated television series showing the Looney Tunes characters as babies. It was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. The show premiered on WB stations usually before or after the Kids' WB! block on September 7, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: babies and infants, mischievous children, young heroes, goofy hero, friendship, heroes, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, family, looney tunes, adoption, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Timon & Pumbaa (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa, often simply referred to as Timon & Pumbaa, is an animated comedy television series made by the Walt Disney Company. It centers on Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog from the Disney film franchise ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, colourful, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: jungle, adventure, disney, odd couple, friendship, friends, animal life, imaginary, farce, disorder, show tunes, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Kids from Room 402 (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Kids from Room 402 is a television program that originally aired on Fox Family in the USA starting in 1999, previously aired on Teletoon, and currently airs in the UK. The show is focused primarily on the students from Room 402, as the title ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, non-linear, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: elementary school, mischievous children, teachers and students, friendship, social relations, school life, childhood, newcomer, protective parent, coach, youth, troublemaker ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 20K
CatDog (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: CatDog is an American animated television series created for Nickelodeon by Peter Hannan. The series depicts the life of conjoined brothers, with one half being a cat and the other a dog. Nickelodeon produced the series from Burbank, California. The ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, colourful, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: siamese twins, escapades, misfit, cartoon cat, animal life, friends, family, cartoon dog, animal that acts human, surrealism, cat, outcast ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%