Movies and TV shows like The Girl from Tomorrow

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The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)
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The Girl from Tomorrow (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Girl from Tomorrow is an Australian children's television series created by Film Australia. The series is based around Alana, a girl from the year 3000. At the start of the series, she is kidnapped by Silverthorn, a criminal from the year 2500, and brought back in time to the year 1992. While in the year 1992, she befriends Jenny, who helps Alana adapt to life in a time unfamiliar to her, and later helps her to return to her own time. A sequel series, The Girl from Tomorrow Part II: Tomorrow's End aired in 1993.
Style: exciting, clever, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fish out of water, time machine, friendship, time traveler, sent to the past, young heroes, time travel, teenage life, adventure, youth, family, teleportation, friends, computers and web, hopes, changing the past or future, danger, getting home, chases and races, imaginary, laser, escapades, master villain, kids in trouble, teenager ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1990, 20th century, 1990s
Place: australia, sydney australia

Most similar movies to The Girl from Tomorrow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, humorous and captivating films and TV series with plots about adventure, escapades, imaginary, family, youth, danger and heroes mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Girl from Tomorrow: My Secret Identity (1988), Spellbinder (1995), Voyagers! (1982), Phil of the Future (2004), Dinotopia (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
My Secret Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
Story: My Secret Identity was a Canadian television series starring Jerry O'Connell and Derek McGrath. Originally broadcast from October 9, 1988 – May 25, 1991 on CTV in Canada, the series also aired in syndication in the United States. The series ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, danger, young heroes, superhuman powers, youth, radiation, disorder, family relations, undercover, mad scientist, adventure, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s, year 1990 ...
Place: north dakota, usa, canada
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Spellbinder (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, Poland
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Spellbinder is a fantasy teen drama/science fiction television series, produced by Film Australia & Telewizja Polska in association with the Australian Children's Television Foundation. The series is a 1995 serial of 26 episodes, ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: parallel world, adventure, teenager, danger, young heroes, rivalry, friendship, getting home, escapades, imaginary, youth, disorder ...
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87%
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Voyagers! (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Voyagers! is an American science fiction time travel-based television series that aired on NBC during the 1982–1983 season. The series stars Jon-Erik Hexum and Meeno Peluce.
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, danger, race against time, changing the past or future, escapades, young heroes, obsessive quest, family, world war one, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
Place: france, europe
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56%
Phil of the Future (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Phil of the Future is an American sitcom that originally aired on Disney Channel from June 18, 2004 to August 19, 2006 for a total of two seasons. The series was created by Tim Maile and Douglas Tuber and produced by 2121 Productions, a part of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, teenager, fish out of water, family relations, time traveler, teenage life, gadget, siblings relations, hidden identity, imaginary, dishonesty, time machine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s, 22nd century
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54%
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Dinotopia (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 250 min.
Story: Carl and David, two boys flying a small aircraft over the ocean with their father, crash land near an uncharted island. The boys swim safely to shore, but their father unfortunately drowns in the crash. On their own, the brothers explore the island ...
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, colourful, serious
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, utopia, island, adventure, expedition, presumed dead, imaginary kingdom, adventurer, friendship, heroic mission, good versus evil, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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K-9 (2009)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 30 min.
Story: K-9 is a British/Australian comedy/adventure series focusing on the adventures of the robot dog K-9 from the television show Doctor Who, achieved by mixing computer animation and live action. The first episode aired as a sneak preview of the series ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, androids and robots, teenage life, heroes, family, escapades, young heroes, government agency, parallel world, time travel, chaos, dog ...
Time: future, near future
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Sliders (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In his basement in San Francisco, boy-genius Quinn Mallory unlocks the doorway to an infinite number of Earths. During a test run, Quinn invites co-worker Wade Wells and his teacher Professor Maximillian Arturo to see his new invention. But an ...
Style: exciting, clever, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, alternate reality, alternate dimension, parallel worlds, experiment gone awry, alien invasion, adventure, getting home, danger, escapades, survival, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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48%
H2O: Just Add Water (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 23 min.
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, enigmatic, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mermaid, youth, teenage life, supernatural, friends, adventure, best friends, supernatural ability, transformation, love and romance, imaginary, miraculous event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Evermoor (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A young girl and her blended family move to the small cottage town of Evermoor. All is well until sinister things start to happen, magic tapestries, an enchanted typewriter. Only a few of the strange things found in the town of Evermoor.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, danger, escapades, family relations, adventure, rivalry, siblings relations, teenage life, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Land of the Lost (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rick Marshall and his children Will and Holly were on a weekend expedition rafting trough a river when an enormous earthquake diverts them to an eclectic alien world inhabited by dinosaurs, chimpanzee-like cavemen called Pakuni, and aggressive, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, fish out of water, parallel world, getting home, adventurer, danger, anti hero, expedition, disorder, imaginary, dangerous animal ...
Time: prehistory, 70s, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Odyssey (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Odyssey is a Canadian-produced half-hour adventure-fantasy television series for children, originally broadcast 1992-94 on CBC Television. It starred Illya Woloshyn as Jay Ziegler, Ashleigh Aston Moore as Donna/Alpha, Tony Sampson as ...
Style: serious, captivating, feel good, atmospheric
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: child as adult, imaginary, adventure, family, escapades, getting home, youth, imaginary kingdom, coma, imaginary character, fantasy world, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Body Troopers (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A little kid shrinks himselfs so that he can travel into the body of his grandfather. Here he has to kill the kidney-stone his grandfather is suffering from.
Style: humorous, offbeat, surreal, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, chases and races, adventure, danger, youth, chase, family, save the day, escapades, young heroes, friends, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Superboy (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Superboy is a half-hour live-action television series based on the fictional DC Comics comic book character Kal-El's early years as Superboy. The show ran from 1988–1992 in syndication. It was renamed The Adventures of Superboy at the start ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, secret identity, imaginary, danger, good versus evil, youth, young heroes, escapades, love and romance, adventure, heroes, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: exciting, witty, stylized, captivating, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time machine, time travel, adventure, impersonating, fish out of water, experiment gone awry, sent to the past, partners, hologram, hopes, getting home ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he built. Tom immediately makes friends with pretty ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: time travel, king arthur, nasa, camelot, astronaut, space and aliens, family, misfit, heroes, danger, escapades, adventure ...
Place: england, europe, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Return of Tommy Tricker (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Welcome to the world of stamps with Tommy Tricker and friends as they learn the magic of travelling through time and space for the mere price of the postage. Though of course, nothing is as easy as it seems as they soon learn when they try to rescue ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, imaginary, rescue, family, race against time, adventure, youth, young heroes, siblings relations, danger, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Journey to the Christmas Star (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 13 year old kind-hearted Sonja arrives at a tiny village together with a company of bandits. But there is a curse on the village. A long time ago, the King’s only daughter Goldhair disappeared while searching for the Christmas Star. The Queen died ...
Style: captivating, fairy tale, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, winter, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, king, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, evil witch, long lost daughter, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, heroic mission, imaginary, good versus evil, legends and myths, friendship, escapades, adventure, rivalry, disorder, fish out of water, family ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Nowhere Boys (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Four teenage boys get lost in the forest and discover, when they return home, that they are in an alternate world identical to theirs except for one startling difference - they were never born.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, young heroes, adventure, supernatural ability, youth, supernatural, lost, friendship, chosen one, teenage boy, escapades, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Time Tunnel (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Time Tunnel is a 1966–1967 U.S. color science fiction TV series, written around a theme of time travel adventure. The show was creator-producer Irwin Allen's third science fiction television series, released by 20th Century Fox and ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, homoerotic
Plot: time travel, time machine, fish out of water, titanic, partners, escapades, changing the past or future, hopes, getting home, race against time, adventure, chases and races ...
Time: 1910s, year 1968, 1960s, near future, 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
H.R. Pufnstuf (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: H.R. Pufnstuf is a children's television series produced by Sid and Marty Krofft in the United States. It was the first Krofft live-action, life-size puppet program. The seventeen episodes were originally broadcast from September 6, 1969 to ...
Style: humorous, stylized, fairy tale, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, island, magic, wizards and magicians, heroes, young heroes, good versus evil, youth, hopes, family, rivalry, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Skippy (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Skippy the Bush Kangaroo is an Australian television series created by John McCallum, produced from 1966–1968, telling the adventures of a young boy and his intelligent pet kangaroo, and the various visitors to the fictional Waratah National Park ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: kangaroo, youth, odd couple, adventure, save the day, heroes, amateur detective, unlikely partners, pets, young heroes, animal life, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Wrinkle in Time (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Based on a children's series by the same name. Meg and Charles Wallace are aided by Calvin and three interesting women in the search for their father who disappeared during a government experiment. Their travels take them around the universe to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, time travel, guardian angel, young heroes, daring rescue, adventure, heroic mission, parallel world, space travel, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Silver Chair (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Eustace, along with a new companion named Jill Pole, is brought back to Narnia. The pair are told by Aslan they must search for King Caspian's missing son, Prince Rillian.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, giant, imaginary, legends and myths, parallel world, heroic mission, heroes, hopes, good versus evil, young heroes, kidnapping, adventure ...
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40%
Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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, light, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, supernatural, escapades, coming of age, best friends, youth, family, street, friends, friend
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Ocean Girl (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Ocean Girl is an Australian science fiction TV series aimed for family audiences and starring Marzena Godecki as the lead character. The show is set in the near future, and focuses on an unusual girl named Neri who lives alone on an island, and the ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: teenage life, siblings relations, royal family, danger, escapades, heroes, family, adventure, environmentalism, family relations, space and aliens, teenager ...
Time: future
Place: australia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tom's Midnight Garden (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Tom Long's brother Peter gets measles, Tom is sent to stay with his Uncle Alan and Aunt Gwen in a flat with no garden and an elderly and reclusive landlady, Mrs Bartholomew, living upstairs. Because he may be infectious he is not allowed ...
Style: exciting, stylized, touching, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, invisibility, friendship, imaginary kingdom, youth, secret place, friends, family, imaginary, adventure, ghost, young heroes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friends, family relations, miniaturization, part animation, parallel world, heroes, escapades, adventure, danger, youth, mischievous children, wish come true ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on "Prince Caspian" and "Voyage of the Dawn Treader". Prince Caspian escapes his uncles assassination attempt and call for the aid of four young children from our world. Then, they go for a voyage over the sea to find six ...
Style: saga, feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, mouse, mischievous children, adventure, family, escapades, hopes, imaginary, young heroes, good versus evil, youth, righting the wronged ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A team of teenagers with attitude are recruited to save Angel Grove from the evil witch, Rita Repulsa, and later, Lord Zedd, Emperor of all he sees, and their horde of monsters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good, mecha ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, superhero team, good versus evil, young heroes, superhuman powers, martial arts, teenager, adventure, giant, teenage superhero, heroic mission, youth ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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