Movies and TV shows like Arthur

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Arthur (1996)
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Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, 2d animation
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 ...

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Most similar movies to Arthur

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and light films and TV series with plots about family, friends, youth, family relations, friendship, disorder and parents and children mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Arthur: Hey Arnold! (1996), Dragon Tales (1999), The Berenstain Bears (2002), Franklin (1997), Bob the Builder (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hey Arnold! (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The daily life of Arnold--a fourth-grader with a wild imagination, street smarts and a head shaped like a football.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, grandparent and grandchild, adventure, youth, everyday life, mischievous children, elementary school, boy, friends, best friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
Babar and the Adventures of Badou (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: An updated version of the classic series, following Badou, and King Babar's 8-year-old grandson.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sincere
Audience: kids
Plot: family relations, young heroes, mischievous children, friendship, imaginary kingdom, disorder, youth, family, imaginary, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, elephant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: animal life, family relations, imaginary, escapades, supportive parent, insect, bug, siblings relations, family life, parents and children, friends, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Dragon Tales (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, heroes, imaginary, family, imaginary kingdom, siblings relations, parallel world, friendship, best friends, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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The Berenstain Bears (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: humorous, semi serious, sweet, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, bear, mischievous children, family life, parents and children, supportive parent, disorder, imaginary, escapades, friendship, anthropomorphic animal, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
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Franklin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: exciting, feel good, humorous, 2d animation
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: turtle, youth, escapades, best friends, family relations, animal life, friends, heroes, young heroes, friendship, parents and children, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bob the Builder (1997)
Genre: Animation, 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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, toddlers, family outing
Plot: friendship, workplace situations, friends, disorder, imaginary, workplace, best friends, partners, construction crane, handyman, teamwork, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
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Babar (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: animal life, family relations, royal family, family life, siblings relations, imaginary kingdom, parents and children, imaginary, jungle, wisdom, disorder, supportive parent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
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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, feel good, humorous, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: animal life, cartoon rabbit, best friends, getting along, family, young heroes, brother sister relationship, adventure, humour, siblings relations, family relations, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, friendship, mischievous children, young heroes, best friends, disorder, escapades, youth, danger, human animal relationship, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Alvinnn!!! And the Chipmunks (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA, France, South Korea
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks, created by Janice Karman, takes us on a roller coaster ride of music, laughter and stories geared to entertain The Chipmunks' four generations of fans. Presented for the first time in glorious CGI, the series ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, captivating, reboot ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: computer animation, chipmunk, eccentric family, mischievous children, music band, ambition, youth, disorder, family relations, family, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, youth, escapades, school, buddies, family relations, nothing goes right, disorder, family, young heroes, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.0
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Caillou (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: colourful, light, semi serious, educational film, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, parents and children, family life, little boy, family relations, babies and infants, pets, siblings relations, friends, family, parenting, nagging and grouching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Rugrats (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, captivating, feel good, not serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, cousin cousin relationship, mischievous children, twins, family, popularity, parents and children, siblings relations, little girl, babies and infants, precocious child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
As Told by Ginger (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: As Told by Ginger focuses on middle schooler Ginger Foutley who, with her friends, tries to become more than a social geek.
Style: feel good, light, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: school, teenage life, best friends, everyday life, youth, siblings relations, diary, popularity, friendship, high school life, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Mighty B! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Mighty B! is an American animated television series co-created by Amy Poehler, Cynthia True and Erik Wiese for Nickelodeon. The series centers on Bessie Higgenbottom, an ambitious Honeybee girl scout who believes she will become The Mighty B if ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, young heroes, ambition, friendship, mischievous children, youth, escapades, disorder, family relations, parents and children, single parent, family ...
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
All Grown Up! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, grownups, disorder, teenage life, family, gang, youth, family relations, brother sister relationship, friends, twins, woman with glasses ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Land Before Time (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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, dinosaur, adventure, mischievous children, wilderness, disorder, parents and children, escapades, buddies, youth, animal life ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Postcards from Buster (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Postcards from Buster centers on Buster traveling to various places around North America, usually in the United States but also in the Caribbean, Canada – and other places – with his father, who is a pilot for a group of musicians. In each ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, family, best friends, youth, educational program, surrealism, dancing, dance, controversy, camera
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, family relations, getting along, spoiled brat, pig ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Timothy Goes to School (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Timothy Goes to School is a cartoon series based on the Yoko series and other individual books by Rosemary Wells such as "Shy Charles", "Fritz and the Mess Fairy" and "Noisy Nora", but is titled after the book of the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, dedicated educator, misfit, youth, school, kindergarten, power relations, family, cat, mouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Kids from Room 402 (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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, non-linear, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: elementary school, mischievous children, friendship, teachers and students, social relations, high school life, school life, childhood, family, power relations, youth, newcomer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Stuart Little (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: family relations, mouse, friendship, adventure, escapades, friends, family life, family, fish out of water, parents and children, adoption, creativity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Backyardigans (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, friendship, adventure, young heroes, mischievous children, heroic mission, rescue, unlikely partners, escapades, parallel world, computer animation, imagination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Thomas & Friends (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Thomas & Friends is a British children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network on 4 September 1984. It is based on The Railway Series of books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry. These ...
Style: humorous, funny, colourful, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: train, adventure, friendship, island, best friends, puppet, young heroes, family relations, parents and children, friends, family life, disorder ...
Time: 1990s, 2020s, 21st century, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: england, united kingdom, europe, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Casper's Scare School (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA, India
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Casper's Scare School is an animated series based on the computer film of the same name starring Casper the Friendly Ghost. The series aired on Cartoon Network October 5, 2009. The second season commissioned in October 5, 2012 with a new ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, 3d animation
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: ghost, school, computer animation, supernatural, young heroes, friendship, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, family, disorder, youth, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Fatherhood (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Fatherhood is an American animated television series revolving around the Bindlebeep family and various happenings, inspired by the book of the same name by Bill Cosby. This was Nick at Nite's first original animated series. It has aired on ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, suburbs, family life, parents and children, society, school, dog, fatherhood, friendship, rivalry, love, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Jacob Two-Two (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Jacob Two-Two is a Canadian animated TV series based on a trilogy of books written by Mordecai Richler that first aired on Canadian children's channel YTV and aired on the French Canadian VRAK.TV as Jacob Jacob, in Spanish on Telemundo as ...
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, youth, escapades, school, danger, rivalry, family relations, figment, dinosaur, power relations, friends ...
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Baby Looney Tunes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: looney tunes, young heroes, babies and infants, mischievous children, goofy hero, friendship, heroes, family, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, youth, adoption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Back at the Barnyard (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
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, feel good, light, not serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, farm, family relations, chases and races, adventure, justice, romance, buddies, disorder, animal life, best friends ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%