Movies and TV shows like The Girl from Tomorrow

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The Girl from Tomorrow
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, serious, captivating, clever
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: fish out of water, adventure, master villain, young heroes, friendship, getting home, family, time travel, time traveler, friends, escapades, youth, changing the past or future, teenage life, computers and web, teenager, kids in trouble, chases and races, danger, hopes, imaginary, time machine, laser, teleportation, sent to the past ...
Time: year 1990, 20th century
Place: sydney australia
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Spellbinder
Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Australia, Poland
24 min.
 8.2
The Odyssey
Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Canada
30 min.
 8.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, semi serious and feel good films and TV series with plots about adventure, family, escapades, imaginary, youth, danger and young heroes mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Girl from Tomorrow: Dinotopia (2002), Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979), Tom's Midnight Garden (1999), Shapeshifter (1999), The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dinotopia
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: feel good, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: island, adventure, adventurer, dinosaur, anti heroes, dangerous animal, family, young heroes, getting home, siblings relations, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Unidentified Flying Oddball
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, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, androids and robots, benign alien, young heroes, time travel, family, changing the past or future, save the world, friendship, alien encounter, heroic mission, space travel ...
Place: connecticut, england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   74%
 
Tom's Midnight Garden
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: touching, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, family, imaginary kingdom, escapades, imaginary, youth, friends, ghost, family relations, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   69%
 
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Shapeshifter
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex Brown inherits the awesome task of saving his ex-secret agent parents and protecting the planet from evil powers bent on controlling the world's plutonium supply. To do this Alex uses his new found magical shapeshifting power.
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, young heroes, family, save the day, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth, superhuman powers ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   65%
 
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Muppets' Wizard of Oz follows a young woman named Dorothy Gale who dreams of becoming a singer but is unable to pursue her dreams. After being swept up by a tornado with her pet prawn Toto, Dorothy embarks on a journey to meet the Wizard of ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: puppets, young heroes, family, getting home, rescue, adventure, friendship, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, witch, scarecrow, danger ...
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   62%
 
 5.5
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Body Troopers
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: surreal, humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, youth, adventure, chase, save the day, friendship, family, heroic mission, chases and races, friends, danger, escapades ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   55%
 
Adventures in Dinosaur City
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, time travel, teleportation, escapades, heroes, imaginary, family, teenage life, computers and web, dinosaur, animal, teen angst ...
Time: prehistory, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   67%
 
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The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Four kids travel to the magical land of Narnia where they must battle an evil queen with the direction of the Lion, Aslan.
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, family, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, adventure, friends, pirate, young heroes, family, rescue, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, part animation, boy, miniaturization ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   60%
 
The Ewok Adventure
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Towani family civilian shuttlecraft crashes on the forest moon of Endor. The four Towani's are separated. Jermitt and Catarine, the mother and father are captured by the giant Gorax, and Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, fairy tale, epic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: rescue, spacecraft, master villain, adventure, young heroes, friendship, family, save the world, heroic mission, bravery, monster, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   56%
 
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Spellbinder
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, twists and turns, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: parallel world, adventure, young heroes, danger, escapades, teenager, friendship, rivalry, getting home, family, technology, wizards and magicians ...
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System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
Journey to the Christmas Star
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: exciting, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: in the woods, young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, christmas, star, family, escapades, imaginary, youth, missing child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   49%
 
Space Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B-Dawg, Mudbud, Budderball, and all the rest of the Buddies are back, but this time, they're setting their sights even higher -- as in, the moon! With the help of their new pals Spudnick (voiced by Jason Earles) and Gravity, these pooches are ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: moon, babies and infants, best friends, family, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, daring rescue, getting home, dog, rescue, survival ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
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H2O: Just Add Water
Genre: Adventure, 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: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: mermaid, best friends, ocean or sea, island, supernatural ability, adventure, escapades, family, imaginary, youth, supernatural, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zenon Kar, a 13-year-old girl who lives on a space station in the year 2049, gets into some trouble and is banished to Earth. With help from some Earth friends she must find her way back.
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: space station, outer space, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, friendship, alien encounter, family, space travel, family life, fish out of water, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   54%
 
Escape to Witch Mountain
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tia and Tony are two orphaned youngsters with extraordinary powers. Lucas Deranian poses as their uncle in order to get the kids into the clutches of Deranian's megalomaniacal boss, evil millionaire Aristotle Bolt, who wants to exploit them. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, good versus evil, chase, supernatural, children, disney, alien, witch, witches, childhood, benign alien ...
Time: 1930s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
The Silver Chair
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
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: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, school, mischievous children, young heroes, family, getting home, rescue, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
A Wrinkle in Time
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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, supernatural ability, young heroes, daring rescue, race against time, family, experiment gone awry, space travel, heroic mission, time travel, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
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Alice in Wonderland
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Alice follows a white rabbit down a rabbit-hole into a whimsical Wonderland, where she meets characters like the delightful Cheshire Cat, the clumsy White Knight, a rude caterpillar, and the hot-tempered Queen of Hearts and can grow ten feet tall or ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, family, young heroes, getting home, adventure, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, curses spells and rituals, tea party, rabbit, imaginary kingdom, parallel world ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
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Tin Man
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: Set in the spirit of L. Frank Baum's classic, the "Tin Man" follows the adventures of DG, a waitress and part-time student, as she travels through the mystical world of "The O. Z. (Outer Zone)", discovering her hidden past. ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, destiny, good versus evil, witch, magic, childhood, postmodernism, on the road, master villain, getting home, betrayal ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
 5.8
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Earth to Echo
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a construction project begins digging in their neighborhood, best friends Tuck, Munch and Alex inexplicably begin to receive strange, encoded messages on their cell phones. Convinced something bigger is going on, they go to their parents and ...
Style: serious, sentimental, stylized, exciting, idiotic ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, alien, friendship, family, children, benign alien, aliens, treasure hunt, kids and family, suburbs, young heroes, alien invasion ...
Time: 80s, 2010s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
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Explorers
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The visionary dreams of three curious and adventuresome young boys become an exciting reality in Explorers, the action-fantasy from director Joe Dante, who combines keen humor, warmth and fantasy with unexpected twists. In their makeshift ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, space travel, friendship, bullying, family, alien, laboratory, aliens, mischievous children, dreams, childhood, imagination ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
Red Riding Hood
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The high spirited daughter of the village lord and her mother have been living in the forest for seven years near her wise grandmother. They wait for her father to come home, meanwhile, her literally heartless uncle rules. He sells his soul for the ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, family, getting home, rescue, adventure, friendship, siblings relations, little red riding hood, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
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Paws
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A talking Terrier with impressive computer skills teams up with two youngsters to stop a million dollars from falling into the wrong hands.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, teenage life, friends, best friends, family, chase, friendship, frame up, talking dog, riddles and clues, computers and web, animal life ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
Ewoks: The Battle for Endor
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The army of the Marauders, led by by King Terak and the witch Charal attack the Ewoks village. The parents and the brother of Cindel all die in this attack. Cindel and the Ewok Wicket escape and in a forrest they meet Teek a naughty and very fast ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting, dark
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: village, master villain, adventure, in the woods, young heroes, rescue, family, save the world, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, danger, heroic mission ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
Mio in the Land of Faraway
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, knight, pirate, supernatural ability, family, young heroes, daring rescue, getting home, friendship, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil ...
Place: stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, adventurer, hotel, young heroes, island, chase, family in danger, life turned upside down, danger, escapades, imaginary, youth ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
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Napoleon
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The adventures of Golden Retriever pup Napoleon and his friend, the parrot Birdo Lucci.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: best friends, adventure, young heroes, family, getting home, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, animal life, balloon, dog, golden retriever, family life ...
Place: australia, sydney australia, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 

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The Flying Liftboy
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, on the road, friendship, family, miraculous event, escapades, elevator, heroes, imaginary, youth, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, holland, new york, latin america, usa
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System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
The Dragon Pearl
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When teenagers JOSH (Louis Corbett) and LING (Li Lin Jin) join their respective parents, CHRIS (Sam Neill) and Dr LI (Wang Ji) on an archaeological dig in China they encounter something trapped beneath a temple beyond their wildest imagination. A ...
Style: humorous, serious, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, mummy, ancient mystery, palaces castles and temples, mystery, changing the past or future, family, apocalypse, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, legends and myths, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
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System:   34%
    User:   37%
 
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