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You're Out of Your Mind, Maggie (1979)
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You're Out of Your Mind, Maggie (1979)
Original name: Du är inte klok, Madicken
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A first movie based on Astrid Lindgren's novel "Madicken och Junibackens pims", which is about two sisters and their adventures in 1910s Sweden.
Plot: family, family history, teenage crush, school, airplane, strong female character, teacher, female nudity, pilot, happiness, sister sister relationship, theft, female protagonist, bully, rabbit, girl, child protagonist, laughter, strong female lead, director, prayer, drunk, pneumonia, classroom, corporal punishment ...
Place: eastern europe

Most similar movies to You're Out of Your Mind, Maggie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about family, children, family relations, child protagonist, school, youth and female protagonist mostly in Family, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like You're Out of Your Mind, Maggie: Meg of June Hill (1980), Emil in Lonneberga (1971), Pippi on the Run (1970), Pippi Goes on Board (1969), Emil and the Piglet (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Meg of June Hill (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A second movie based on Astrid Lindgren's novel "Madicken och Junibackens pims", which is about two sisters and their adventures in 1910s Sweden.
Plot: child, sister sister relationship, female protagonist, girl, strong female character, picnic, child protagonist, cow, strong female lead, compilation, doctor, prank ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Emil in Lonneberga (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emil Svensson lives with his mother and father, little sister Ida, farmhand Alfred, and maid Lina on a picturesque farm in Småland. He is an unusually lively little boy, who just can't resist trying out every whim that enters into his ...
Plot: boy, parent child relationship, family, bad luck, farm hand, child protagonist, farm, maid, summer, blond boy, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Pippi on the Run (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fed up with their strict parents, Tommy and Annika run away from home, with their friend Pippi Longstocking to look after them in their long trek.
Style: semi serious, feel good, offbeat, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: strong female lead, rescue, youth, danger, mischievous children, friends, disorder, family relations, family life, friendship, on the run, family ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Pippi Goes on Board (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This is the film version which is a compilation of the 1969 TV Series shown in 13 parts. It is therefore technically the "first" Pippi Långstrump film, although it wasn't released as a film until 1973. Pippi lives alone in ...
Style: feel good, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: children, escapades, heroes, superhuman powers, best friends, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, family, imaginary, investigation, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Emil and the Piglet (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nursing a piglet back to life because it´s the runt of the litter earns Emil a friend for life.
Plot: piglet, toothache, father, dentist, chaos, ink, parent child relationship, chicken, fight, farmer, children, classroom ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
New Mischief by Emil (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emil's reputation for being a troublemaker makes the Svensson family's neighbours take up a collection for sending the boy off to America. But even if he among other unfortunate mishaps causes his father to get stuck in the outhouse window ...
Plot: horse, villager, child protagonist, horseshoe, fireworks, marketplace, countryside, family relations, boy, priest, autumn, winter ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Clever Little Girl Like Lotta (1992)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Lotta is a five old girl living in Sweden with her mother, father, brother and sister. She is living the very normal life of all children of her age...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, cycling, riding a bicycle, rebelliousness, parents and children, family, mischievous children, youth, female director, children
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hugo and Josephine (1967)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Josefin is a six year old girl who lives isolated in the countryside, where her father is a priest. She has no friends until she meets Hugo. He is a carefree boy who rather walk in the forest than goes to school. Together with the gardener they make ...
Plot: children, countryside, gardener, best friend, young girl, stream, school, little girl, boy girl friendship, summertime, harmonica, bulldozer ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Pippi Longstocking, a super-strong redheaded little girl, moves into her father's cottage Villa Villekulla, and has adventures with her next-door neighbors Tommy and Annika in this compilation film of the classic Swedish TV series.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: monkey, horse, family, adventure, young heroes, youth, imaginary, mischievous children, escapades, small town life, small town, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Wisecracking, gum-chewing 12-year-old Gilly is well known in the foster system. Totally unmanageable, she has stayed with more families than she can remember and has outwitted them all. After all, how can she settle down when her real mother, the ...
Style: sincere, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Plot: foster home, foster child, friendship, brother sister relationship, secret, bully, mother daughter relationship, name calling, social worker, transformation, 12 year old, female protagonist ...
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Stanley Ka Dabba (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Stanley studies in the all-boys Holy Family High School in Andheri East, Mumbai. While his class-mates bring their own tiffin-boxes, Stanley does not do so on the pretext that his mother is away. His friends share their food with him, much to the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, family, teachers and students, power relations, social relations, elementary school, teacher student relationship, teacher, student, youth, classroom, stage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 394
Elementary (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Florence is a school teacher devoted to her students. When she encounters young Sacha, a child with problems, she will do everything she can to help him, even to the point of neglecting her own children, her own life, and of questioning her ...
Plot: teacher, horn, saleswoman, restaurant, elementary school, abandoned by mother, delivery man, handicapped, restaurant kitchen, dog, children, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 94
Anton (1996)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Anton is 10 years old. Anton's father was a jet fighter pilot who died in an accident. Anton's mother told Anton that his father is flying angels around in heaven. Anton is obsessed with aeroplanes (his bedroom is full of models and ...
Plot: bed wetting, schoolboy, model airplane, loss of father, danish, school, death, airplane, biplane, classroom, garage, airforce ...
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tjorven, Batsman, and Moses (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vesterman has found a young seal in his fishing nets in the outskirts of the archipelago. When he comes back to the Saltkråkan island he gives the seal to Tjorven, who names it Moses. Peter Malm, a visitor who works at the Zoological Institute in ...
Plot: dog, children, seal the animal, fox
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 664
Truth or Dare (1997)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Summer holiday is over. Nora begins sixth grade and is drawn to intrigues and doesn't really know what side she's on. Or wants to be on. On one hand she feels sorry for the bullied Karin, one the other hand she wants to be friends with ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: coming of age, eating disorder, social relations, school, teenage life, youth, family, friendship, bullying, female director, family relations, puberty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Elina: As If I Wasn't There (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In rural Sweden of the early 1950s, little Elina goes to school again after recovering from tuberculosis, the same illness that has killed her father a few years earlier. Elina's family belongs to Finnish-speaking Finns frowned upon by a ...
Style: captivating, touching, realistic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, discrimination, finnish, escapades, siblings relations, missing person, parents and children, haunted by the past, apprentice, solace, family relations, family ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Great Depression hits home for nine year old Kit Kittredge when her dad loses his business and leaves to find work. Oscar nominee Abigail Breslin stars as Kit, leading a splendid cast in the first ever "American Girl" theatrical movie. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, family relations, family, family life, follow your dream, journalism, youth, power relations, parents and children, children, mother daughter relationship, school ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1934
Place: ohio, usa, chicago illinois, cincinnati ohio, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
We Can Be Heroes! (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two kids - about 11 years old - Marcello and Fatima, meet and like each other very much. Both have dreams and problems. Marcello wants to fly but feels like an absolutely useless human being, Fatima wants to play soccer - which is not acceptable for ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: parents and children, family, youth, hopes, friends, family relations, friendship, soccer, bullying, strong female lead, boys' choir, girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Lotta Leaves Home (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A feisty five-year-old girl Lotta decides to move away from home. And no, she doesn't want to put on the stupid sweater.
Plot: children, female director, runaway
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.0
 789
Sticky Notes (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an emotionally detached backup dancer named Athena, who must return home to Florida to help care for her estranged father, Jack, after he gets diagnosed with cancer. There she must contend with Jack’s irresponsible lifestyle while ...
Style: twists and turns, touching, rough, thought provoking
Plot: dancer, cancer, father, family, estrangement, dancing, life support, girl, doctor, little girl, rehearsal, plot twist ...
Place: florida, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Mysterious Miss C. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An eccentric teacher (Marie-Chantal Perron) causes children at her elementary school to change the way they look at themselves.
Plot: school, strange person, teacher, friends, friend
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ronya lives happily in her father's castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the wilderness, braving dangerous Witchbirds and Rump-Gnomes. But when their families find out Birk and Ronja ...
Style: captivating, exciting, semi serious, feel good, modern fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, forest, family, family relations, palaces castles and temples, mischievous children, adventure, imaginary, parents and children, castle, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Pippi in the South Seas (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pippi in the South Seas (original title is Pippi Långstrump på de sju haven) is a 1970 film, based on the eponymous children's books by Astrid Lindgren with the cast of the 1969 TV series. Pippi, with friends Tommy and Annika, adventures on ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: pirate, island, parents and children, kidnapping, heroic mission, treasure hunt, friends, family relations, show tunes, best friends, getting home, danger ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Greg Heffley is headed for big things, but first he has to survive the scariest, most humiliating experience of any kid’s life – middle school! That won’t be easy, considering he’s surrounded by hairy-freckled morons, wedgie-loving bullies ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, talky, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: middle school, high school life, cheese, child protagonist, popularity, diary, brother brother relationship, coming of age, teenager, childhood, bully, peer pressure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Class Of Miss MacMichael (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dedicated teacher (Glenda Jackson) tries to reach out to juvenile delinquent students at a London alternative school.
Plot: problem child, racism, sex education, school, teacher, school teacher, mental disorder, director, theft, mentally challenged, marijuana, castration
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The New Classmate (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Behind the magnificent Taj Mahal lies a cluster of dingy homes where Chanda (35), a domestic help, lives with her 14-year-old daughter Appu. Chanda aspires and dreams that her daughter will study and embrace a better fate. When Appu tells her she ...
Plot: female director, daughter, family, maid, doctor, friend, theft, mother slaps daughter, classroom, stealing money, single mother, education ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Annaluise & Anton (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Pünktchen und Anton is the 1999 German film based on the classic children’s novels by Erich Kastner and assimilated to modern times.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, friendship, juvenile delinquency, society, single parent, young heroes, best friends, family, parents and children, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, social differences ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Karlsson on the Roof (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Svante is a young boy who lives with his family in a Stockholm apartment. One day he meets Karlsson, a chubby little man in the prime of his life, who can fly using a propeller on his back and who lives in his little house on the roof.
Style: stylized, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: youth, supernatural ability, family, imaginary, friends, neighborhood, prank, rooftop, flying man
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.9
 454
The Professor (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Mexico
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mario Moreno portrays a professor in this movie. A small town in the middle of no where requests the school Mario Moreno is working in for a teacher. He ends up going to give the town a hand. When he arrives he comes to know the corrupt leaders who ...
Plot: student, teacher, countryside, school, children, drunken man, henchman, priest, comedy of errors, small town, mayor, bartender ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 858
Mr. Stink (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: This family comedy based on David Walliam's best-selling book tells the story of Chloe, who sees Mr. Stink every day, but has never spoken to him. Before she knows it, Chloe has an unusual friend hiding in her garden shed. As it turns out that ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, friendship, family, intergenerational friendship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, friends, family relations, youth, homeless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%