Movies and TV shows like The Smurfs

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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, entertaining, feel good, funny, not serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: village, good versus evil, cat, family, friends, blue, mushroom, magical girl, friendship, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, village life, adventure, chases and races, danger, escapades, imaginary, chase, rivalry, disorder, oldtimer, forest, creature, problem solving, wisdom ...
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, not serious and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family, escapades, adventure, friends, friendship, disorder and danger mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Smurfs: Adventures of the Gummi Bears (1985), Tom & Jerry Kids Show (1990), DuckTales (1987), Timon & Pumbaa (1995), The Lion Guard (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, captivating, colourful, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, animal life, save the kingdom, in the woods, secret place, friends, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, feel good, funny, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, cat and mouse, chase, family, disorder, escapades, fight, creativity, mouse, chases and races, rivalry, cartoon mouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.1
 25K
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: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, friendship, heroic mission, imaginary, family, good versus evil, adventurer, cartoon duck, family values ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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, adventure, odd couple, friendship, animal life, friends, disney, imaginary, goofy hero, family, escapades, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 75K
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: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: family, blue, magic, fish out of water, chase, disorder, getting home, curses spells and rituals, friends, urban, adventure, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Lion Guard (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, adventure, animal life, family, parents and children, young heroes, friendship, royal family, good versus evil, anthropomorphic animal, anthropomorphism, desert ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.5
 27K
Rugrats (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, babies and infants, mischievous children, family, parents and children, adventure, siblings relations, twins, popularity, little boy, little girl, cousin cousin relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, family, friendship, imaginary kingdom, danger, adventure, imaginary, friends, disorder, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 7K
Tarzan 2 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: tarzan, jungle, adventure, young heroes, family, mischievous children, good versus evil, survival, rescue, danger, orphan, self discovery ...
Time: 1890s, turn of the century, 20th century, 1900s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, animal life, jungle, adventure, disorder, friendship, escapades, anthropomorphism, king, anthropomorphic animal, stupidity, blind ambition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, imaginary, adventure, animal training, island, family, young heroes, friends, training, imaginary kingdom, challenge, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: in the woods, buddies, adventure, friendship, animal life, family, escapades, friends, best friends, disorder, park ranger, bear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Garfield and Friends (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The animated stories of Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into. And also Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with his fellow farm animals.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: cartoon dog, cartoon cat, goofy hero, friends, countryside, friendship, animal life, pets, anthropomorphic animal, cat, anti heroes, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, amateur detective, gang, crime solving, pets, investigation, family, friendship, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, heroes ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.7
 128K
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, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, talking cat, friendship, treasure hunt, save the day, escapades, cat, talking animals, magic, good versus evil, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Penguins of Madagascar (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The Penguins of Madagascar is an American CGI animated television series airing on Nickelodeon. It stars nine characters from the DreamWorks Animation animated film Madagascar: The penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Private, and Rico; the lemurs King ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, buddies, adventure, animal life, escapades, birds, friends, nothing goes right, danger, disorder, family, plan gone awry ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, adventure, rescue, family, elephant, friendship, goofy hero, save the day, danger, talking animals, determination, swimming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Looney Tunes Show (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Looney Tunes Show is an American animated sitcom which premiered May 3, 2011 on Cartoon Network. The show features characters from the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies theatrical cartoons updated for the 21st century. It is produced by Warner ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, disorder, goofy hero, escapades, neighbor, buddies, resourceful, suburbs, dimwit, imaginary, cartoon rabbit, cartoon duck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.2
 6K
Aladdin (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, 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, light, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: genie, princess, desert, young lovers, legends and myths, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, love and romance ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper is an animated television spin-off of the feature film Casper, which, in turn, was based on the Harvey Comics character of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: ghost, friendship, young heroes, family, supernatural, mischievous children, disorder, imaginary, mansion, haunted house, father daughter relationship, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: goofy hero, unlikely partners, family, friendship, adventure, parallel world, family life, escapades, misfit, rivalry, disorder, friends ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, archaeologist, adventure, uncle niece relationship, danger, heroes, heroic mission, family, save the day, curses spells and rituals, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Scooby Doo, Where Are You! is the first incarnation of the long-running Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon series, Scooby-Doo. Created by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears, it premiered on September 13, 1969 at 10:30 a.m. EST and ran for two seasons for a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, exciting, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: amateur detective, adventure, goofy hero, scooby doo, investigation, monster, pets, danger, villain, crimes, witch, chase ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 8.0
 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: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: puppets, friendship, family, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, friends, escapades, disorder, exploration, subterranean, singing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.0
 69K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, comic, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: pets, cat, dog, rescue, animal life, disorder, talking animals, adaptation, tv host, animal shelter, happy ending, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 8.1
 702K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, fairy tale, touching, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, monster, rivalry, fear, imaginary, invisibility, villain, cheating, kidnapping, adventure, odd couple, unlikely partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.6
 17K
CatDog (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: CatDog is an American animated television series created for Nickelodeon by Peter Hannan. The series depicts the life of conjoined brothers, with one half being a cat and the other a dog. Nickelodeon produced the series from Burbank, California. The ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: cartoon cat, cartoon dog, misfit, animal life, escapades, unlikely couple, friends, family, animal that acts human, surrealism, outcast, siamese twins ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Drawn from elements of West African folk tales, it depicts how a newborn boy, Kirikou, saves his village from the evil witch Karaba.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: village, adventure, young heroes, family, good versus evil, rescue, friendship, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Place: africa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Adventures of Puss in Boots (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The world's greatest feline fighter, lover and milk connoisseur is back in this original series filled with daring adventures, great boots, and laugh-out-loud fun! The entire family will be entranced by Puss' fantastical CG world filled ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, colourful, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: cartoon cat, adventurer, heroes, escapades, save the day, family, danger, animal that acts human, sword fight, swordsman, swashbuckler, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
 12K
Darkwing Duck (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Darkwing Duck is an American animated action-adventure television series produced by The Walt Disney Company that ran from 1991–1995 on both the syndicated programming block The Disney Afternoon and Saturday mornings on ABC. It featured the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, light, funny
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, secret identity, goofy hero, cartoon duck, fighting crime, escapades, crimes, family, danger, rivalry, imaginary, good versus evil ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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