Movies and TV shows like The Smurfs

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The Smurfs (1981)
 7.2
 14K
The Smurfs (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Classic Saturday-morning cartoon series featuring magical blue elf-like creatures called Smurfs. The Smurfs, named for their personalities, inhabit a village of mushroom houses in an enchanted forest. These loveable creatures are led by Papa Smurf and live carefree... except for one major threat to their existance: Gargamel, an evil but inept wizard who lives in a stone-built house in the forest; and his feline companion, the equally nasty Azrael.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, funny, not serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: village, cat, family, good versus evil, friends, blue, friendship, mushroom, magical girl, adventure, chase, village life, imaginary kingdom, danger, chases and races, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, disorder, rivalry, oldtimer, time travel, sorcerer, community, creature ...
Time: year 1980, middle ages

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Most similar movies to The Smurfs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, exciting and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family, escapades, adventure, friends, friendship, imaginary and disorder mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Smurfs: Adventures of the Gummi Bears (1985), Tiny Toon Adventures (1990), Tom & Jerry Kids Show (1990), The Care Bears Family (1985), Back at the Barnyard (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Adventures of the Gummi Bears (1985)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A group of reclusive humanoid bears and a few trusted humans explore their lost heritage and prevent their enemies from exploiting it
Style: feel good, humorous, colourful, captivating, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: imaginary, secret place, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, friendship, animal life, save the kingdom, adventure, friends, bear, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tiny Toon Adventures (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Tiny Toon Adventures, is an American animated comedy television series produced by Amblin Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation and was broadcast from September 14, 1990 through May 28, 1995. It follows the adventures of a group of young cartoon ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, rivalry, family relations, friends, power relations, family life, disorder, partners, rescue, success, imaginary, goofy hero ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tom & Jerry Kids Show (1990)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Tom & Jerry Kids Show is an animated television series, co-produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions and Turner Entertainment, starring cat-and-mouse duo Tom and Jerry as children. The show premiered in 1990 and continued airing until 1994. The ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, captivating, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, cat and mouse, family, disorder, escapades, chase, mouse, fight, creativity, rivalry, chases and races, anthropomorphism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Care Bears Family (1985)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Care Bears live in a faraway place up in the clouds called Care-a-Lot. They travel around the world on Missions in Caring, whilst evil villains such as Professor Coldheart and Lord No Heart, try to thwart their plans.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, friends, disorder, heroes, escapades, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, friendship, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, justice, family relations, adventure, chases and races, romance, mouse, odd couple, animal life, friends, farm ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: feel good, humorous, captivating, colourful, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: jungle, disney, adventure, odd couple, friendship, friends, animal life, imaginary, escapades, imaginary kingdom, social misfits, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Masha and the Bear (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 7 min.
Story: Masha is an energetic three-year-old who can’t seem to keep herself out of trouble. Bear is a warm, fatherly figure that does his best to guide his friend and keep her from harm, often ending up the unintended victim of her misadventures.
Style: humorous, fairy tale, light, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: cartoon bear, mischievous children, friendship, getting along, babysitting, child care, bear, family relations, grandfather granddaughter relationship, childhood, parent child relationship, family ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: not serious, humorous, fairy tale, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, cinderella story, friendship, good versus evil, friends, imaginary, heroes, prince, disorder, reluctant partners, save the day, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 78K
The Smurfs (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, funny, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: chase, blue, family, magic, fish out of water, disorder, curses spells and rituals, friends, adventure, getting home, urban, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.1
 27K
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, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, mischievous children, cartoon duck, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, imaginary, friendship, treasure, animal protagonist, adventurer, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Jake and the Never Land Pirates (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: A crew of kid pirates - leader Jake and pals Izzy and Cubby - and their Never Land adventures as they work to outwit two infamous characters, the one and only Captain Hook and Smee.
Style: semi serious, entertaining, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: pirate, good versus evil, adventurer, friends, children, friendship, rivalry, danger, youth, escapades, heroes, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Fanboy and Chum Chum (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Fanboy & Chum Chum is an American CGI animated television series created by Eric Robles for Nickelodeon. It is based on Fanboy, an animated short created by Robles for Nickelodeon and Frederator Studios, which was broadcast August 14, 2008 on ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friends, friendship, mischievous children, escapades, save the day, misfit, wizards and magicians, goofy hero, supernatural ability, young heroes, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Yogi Bear Show (1961)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Yogi, a smooth, talkative forest bear looks to raid park goers picnic baskets, while Park Ranger Smith tries to stop him.
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: best friends, family, adventure, escapades, friendship, in the woods, friends, disorder, animal life, buddies, anthropomorphic animal, bear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is the eighth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon Scooby-Doo. This spin-off of the original show was created by Tom Ruegger and premiered on September 10, 1988 and ran for three seasons on ABC and on The ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: disorder, pets, investigation, high school life, family, crimes, adventure, animal life, good versus evil, ghost, unsuccessful, danger ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 50s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 9K
Aladdin (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Aladdin is an animated television series made by Walt Disney Television which aired from 1994 to 1995, based on the original 1992 feature. It was animated at the Slightly Offbeat Productions Studios in Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand. Coming on the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: genie, princess, desert, legends and myths, good versus evil, friendship, adventure, danger, love and romance, escapades, young lovers, treasure hunt ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Tom and Jerry's Giant Adventure (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Tom And Jerry are among the last animals living in Storybook Town, a fairy tale-inspired theme park "where dreams come true, if you believe."
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, stylized
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: theme park, imaginary kingdom, chaos and mayhem, escapades, family, chases and races, imaginary, friends, animal life, disorder, friendship, prank ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
All Hail King Julien (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: King Julien is back and shaking his booty harder than ever! Discover the wild world of Madagascar as the king takes on the jungle’s craziest adventures in this comedy series. With his loyal sidekicks Maurice and Mort, they meet a whole new cast of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: goofy hero, friendship, disorder, animal life, adventure, jungle, escapades, stupidity, king, anthropomorphic animal, anthropomorphism, blind ambition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 9K
Hercules (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hercules is an animated series based on the 1997 film of the same name and the Greek myth. The series premiered in syndication on August 31, 1998, and on Disney's One Saturday Morning on September 12, 1998. The syndicated series ran 52 ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, heroes, youth, adventure, greek mythology, island, hercules, couples, mentor, love and romance, rivalry, teenage life ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Tom and Jerry Tales (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Tom and Jerry Tales is an animated television series which began production in 2005 and premiered in the United States on September 23, 2006, and ended on March 22, 2008, on Kids' WB!. It is the fourth television show in the franchise that ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat and mouse, cat, mouse, cartoon mouse, chase, cartoon cat, chases and races, adventure, family, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, adventure, young heroes, imaginary, animal training, family, friends, island, training, imaginary kingdom, vikings, viking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to return to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, toy, adventure, friendship, family, imaginary, getting home, danger, talking animals, good versus evil, kids and family, hopes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.9
 6K
Fraggle Rock (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, Norway, Denmark, UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Fraggles are a fun-loving community of creatures who live in a subterranean fantasy land where they love to play, sing and dance their cares away, sharing their world with the tiny Doozers and the giant Gorgs. The series teaches empathy and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, adventure, imaginary, escapades, puppets, friends, friendship, disorder, imaginary kingdom, puppetry, dog, singing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Lilo & Stitch: The Series (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Lilo & Stitch: The Series is the animated television spinoff of the feature film, Lilo & Stitch and the follow-up to Stitch! The Movie. It was aired on Disney Channel worldwide, but has only been released on DVD in Japan, in four box sets.
Style: feel good, entertaining, sincere, light, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friends, friendship, benign alien, adventure, family, island, friend, beach, alien, escapades, track down, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Tom and Jerry & The Wizard of Oz (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: They're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Tom and Jerry soar over the rainbow and travel down the yellow brick road in this all-animated retelling of the classic tale. You'll see your favorite characters: Dorothy, Toto, ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: rivalry, chase, chases and races, unlikely partners, imaginary, daring rescue, friendship, wizards and magicians, palaces castles and temples, friends, foe turned friend, partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 2K
Cars Toons (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 36 min.
Story: Mater the tow truck travels from country to country as he retells his infamous but unbelievable stories.
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, buddies, car, car race, on the road, hotshot hero, adventure, 2d animation, disney, friends, disorder, rookie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A shaggy, candy-loving puppy named Dougal along with a group of friends embarks on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil ice sorcerer ZeeBad (Zebedee's evil twin). As the world is placed in mortal danger ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, treasure hunt, rivalry, disorder, family life, adventurer, rescue, best friends, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 135K
Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, cat, imaginary kingdom, friendship, talking cat, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, happy ending, talking animals, treasure hunt, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: A holiday themed animated direct-to-video film starring Academy Award-winners, Tom and Jerry. It uses a good deal of Tchaikovsky's famous ballet The Nutcracker as background music. This film would be the last animated production for Tom and ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friends, artists and showbiz, imaginary kingdom, family, wish come true, imaginary, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, save the day, hopes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Emperor's New School (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Emperor's New School is an American animated television series that aired on Disney Channel. The show is based on the characters from The Emperor's New Groove and its direct-to-video sequel Kronk's New Groove. It follows the ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: emperor, friendship, teenage life, partners, young heroes, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry, throne, witch, coming of age, family ...
Time: ancient history
Place: latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Jackie Chan Adventures (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Jackie Chan Adventures is an American animated television series chronicling the adventures of a fictionalized version of action film star Jackie Chan. Many of the episodes contain references to Chan's actual works. This series ran on ...
Style: humorous, exciting, tense, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, martial arts, archaeologist, danger, adventure, heroes, family, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, uncle niece relationship, save the day, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%