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.
TV show
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: time travel, time machine, friendship, fish out of water, sent to the past, young heroes, teenage life, adventure, youth, family, teleportation, friends, computers and web, hopes, changing the past or future, getting home, escapades, master villain, kids in trouble, female protagonist, time traveler, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenager, mother son relationship ...
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 exciting, semi serious, humorous and captivating films and TV series with plots about adventure, imaginary, escapades, danger, time travel, family and heroes mostly in Adventure, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Girl from Tomorrow: Spellbinder (1995), Visitor from the Future (1984), My Secret Identity (1988), Voyagers! (1982), Phil of the Future (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Spellbinder (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, Poland
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, twists and turns, semi serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: parallel world, adventure, teenager, young heroes, rivalry, friendship, getting home, escapades, youth, disorder, wizards and magicians, apprentice ...
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100%
Visitor from the Future (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 63 min.
TV show
Story: 6-grader Kolya Gerasimov discovers a time machine in a basement of an old house in Moscow and gets transferred into the 21st century. There he is allowed to look around. Accidentally, Kolya witnesses two space pirates who arrive from Saturn and ...
Style: light, clever, entertaining, exciting
Plot: time travel, time machine, space pirate, school, schoolboy, alien, adventure, chase, mind reading, robot, false identity, kidnapping ...
Time: future, year 1984
Place: moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
My Secret Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, mad scientist, young heroes, youth, save the day, escapades, undercover, adventure, heroes, secret identity, superhuman powers, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1991, year 1989 ...
Place: north dakota, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Voyagers! (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, time machine, righting the wronged, heroic mission, world war one, good versus evil, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, adventurer, changing the past or future, young heroes ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Phil of the Future (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: not serious, humorous, sitcom, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, teenager, fish out of water, time machine, family relations, gadget, teenage life, hidden identity, dishonesty, family secret, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, witty, stylized, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, time machine, adventure, impersonating, fish out of water, sent to the past, getting home, experiment gone awry, partners, hopes, body swapping ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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K-9 (2009)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, heroes, androids and robots, teenage life, government agency, family, parallel world, young heroes, escapades, time travel, chaos, dog ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Sliders (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, atmospheric, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, alternate dimension, alternate reality, alien invasion, experiment gone awry, portal, getting home, escapades, adventure, hopes, culture clash, survival ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, heroic mission, legends and myths, good versus evil, friendship, adventure, escapades, rivalry, disorder, fish out of water, family, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, usa, connecticut, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Dinotopia (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 250 min.
TV show
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: serious, exciting, feel good, colourful, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, utopia, island, expedition, adventure, family relations, sibling rivalry, presumed dead, giant creature, imaginary kingdom, dangerous animal, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Time Tunnel (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, homoerotic
Plot: time travel, time machine, fish out of water, titanic, portal, failed attempt, righting the wronged, disorder, sent to the future, contact, hopes, getting home ...
Time: near future, 1910s, year 1968, 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Land of the Lost (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: kids, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, time travel, parallel world, fish out of water, adventure, heroes, dangerous animal, family, getting home, escapades, rescue, adventurer ...
Time: prehistory, 70s, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, 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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: nasa, time travel, fish out of water, king arthur, camelot, astronaut, jousting, time machine, disorder, friends, young heroes, adventure ...
Place: england, usa, europe, connecticut, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Dolf a 15 year old boy is sent back in time by a timemachine. Accidentally he is sent back to the Middle Ages. He is rescued by children who are part of a childrens' crusade, on their way to rescue Jeruzalem. During the trip Dolf finds out the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, epic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, young heroes, heroes, heroic mission, youth, race against time, escapades, rescue, rivalry, crusade, time machine ...
Time: middle ages, 21st century, 2000s, 13th century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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, feel good, light ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, escapades, coming of age, best friends, supernatural, family, youth, magic, group of friends, magical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Best Friends Whenever (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The live-action comedy follows best friends Shelby and Cyd who, when their aspiring scientist friend Barry’s invention goes awry, gain the power to leap forward and backward in time whenever they want – and sometimes when they don’t. Now, they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, teenager, high school life, friendship, friends, teenage life, disorder, youth, best friends, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, experiment gone awry, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Wrinkle in Time (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 251 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, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: guardian angel, time travel, good versus evil, supernatural, space travel, daring rescue, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, parallel world, youth, escapades ...
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39%
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, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, disorder, friends, siblings relations, race against time, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: semi serious, surreal, exciting, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, youth, escapades, chase, young heroes, heroes, adventure, save the day, heroic mission, friendship, friends, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Evermoor Chronicles (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: enigmatic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, good versus evil, adventure, wizards and magicians, teenage life, supernatural, escapades, family relations, village, heroes, family in danger, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Continuum (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The series centers on the conflict between a group of rebels from the year 2077 who time-travel to Vancouver, BC, in 2012, and a police officer who accidentally accompanies them. In spite of being many years early, the rebel group decides to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, sent to the past, computer genius, time traveler, heroine, getting home, time machine, alternate timeline, time paradox, terrorist group, policewoman ...
Time: future, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Power Rangers Mega Force (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: When the evil Warstar aliens attack Earth, the supernatural guardian Gosei and his faithful robot assistant Tensou recruit five teenagers with attitude to combat the invading forces. Equipped with powers that grant them mastery over martial arts and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, twists and turns, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: power rangers, evil alien, space and aliens, superhero, partners, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, supernatural ability, escapades, adventure, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Sarah Jane Adventures is a British science fiction television series, produced by BBC Cymru Wales for CBBC, created by Russell T Davies and starring Elisabeth Sladen. The programme is a spin-off of the long-running BBC science fiction programme ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: alien, adventure, save the world, young heroes, extraterrestrial, escapades, heroic mission, genetic engineering, evil alien, supernatural, space and aliens, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: serious, exciting, touching, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: invisibility, family relations, imaginary kingdom, friendship, adventure, ghost, family, escapades, youth, young heroes, secret place, friends ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, atmospheric, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: winter, adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, young heroes, escapades, long lost daughter, king, evil witch, forest, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
H.R. Pufnstuf (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, island, magic, objects come to life, wizards and magicians, dragon, imaginary character, friends, friendship, kidnapping, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Odyssey (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: captivating, atmospheric, feel good, serious
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: coma, imaginary character, child as adult, imaginary kingdom, youth, adventure, escapades, getting home, family, fantasy world, friend, subconscious ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Superboy (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, secret identity, friends, teenage life, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, youth, escapades, rivalry, young heroes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.4
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Doctor Who (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a Time Lord—a time-travelling humanoid alien known as the Doctor—who explores the universe in his TARDIS, a sentient time-travelling space ship. Its exterior appears as a blue British police box, which was a common sight in ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, benign alien, adventure, time machine, evil alien, escapades, race against time, good versus evil, earth, doctor who, human alien, heroic mission ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Scientist Doctor Who accidentally activates his new invention, the Tardis, a time machine disguised as a police telephone box. Doctor Who, his two grand-daughters, and Barbara's boyfriend Ian are transported through time and space to the planet ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, futuristic, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, good versus evil, spacecraft, changing the past or future, evil alien, teleportation, heroes, space and aliens, adventure, androids and robots, benign alien ...
Time: future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%