Movies like The Great Land of Small

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The Great Land of Small (1986)
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The Great Land of Small (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two children enter a fantasy kingdom and are confronted by evil forces.
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, youth, family, imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, escapades, rescue, young heroes, king, queen, gold, children, goblin, dwarf, rainbow, surrealism, butterfly, sword and sorcery

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Most similar movies to The Great Land of Small

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and exciting films with plots about family, adventure, escapades, youth, young heroes, imaginary and danger mostly in Family, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Great Land of Small: The Snow Queen (2005), Magic Silver II (2011), The Little Ghost (2013), The Nutcracker in 3D (2010), The White Pony (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 383
The Snow Queen (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When Gerda befriends penniless Kay their growing friendship is cut short as one cold winter night a fragment of glass pierces Kay's eye, turning his heart cold. Enchanted by the Snow Queen he is swept away on her chariot over the glittering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, sincere, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, hopes, danger, rivalry, youth, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Magic Silver II (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the harshest winter in memory, and the gnomes' very existence is in danger. Eager to help, Queen Fjellrose betrays one of their strictest rules and goes out looking for the Blue Horn, a magical instrument that can alter the weather.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, youth, family, escapades, danger, heroes, adventure, imaginary, save the kingdom, strong female character, snow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Mystical Adventures of Billy Owens (2008)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Billy turns 11 on November 11 he realises he is no ordinary boy.
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, danger, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, young heroes, heroes, wizards and magicians, youth, family, birthday, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Alice Through the Looking Glass (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A modern adaptation of the classic children's story 'Alice through the Looking Glass', which continued on from the popular 'Alice in Wonderland' story. This time Alice is played by the mother, who falls asleep while reading ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: chess, tea party, alternate dimension, adventure, queen, young heroes, mischievous children, imaginary, escapades, youth, family, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
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: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friends, family relations, miniaturization, part animation, parallel world, heroes, escapades, adventure, danger, youth, mischievous children, wish come true ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Little Ghost (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Little Ghost lives in the castle over looking a small town and awakens for precisely one hour after the clock strikes midnight. Follow him on this adventure to see his first sunrise ever!
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, youth, supernatural, family, escapades, small town life, small town, social relations, young heroes, heroes, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Cannon Movie Tales: Rumpelstiltskin (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A musical version of the classic story about a miller's daughter who recieves help from a mischievous dwarf, then ends up over her head. Now, she and a mute servant girl may be the only hope for her baby son, John.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: love and romance, rivalry, danger, imaginary, show tunes, rescue, escapades, master and servant, family, adventure, legends and myths, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Nutcracker in 3D (2010)
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1920's Vienna, this is the tale of a little girl, whose godfather gives her a special doll one Christmas Eve.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, atmospheric, exciting, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, young heroes, adventure, godparent, heroes, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, save the day, danger, disorder, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 5.7
 169
The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: feel good, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, mischievous children, youth, pirate, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, imaginary, adventurer, family, hopes, danger ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 518
Peter Pan (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Broadway musical adaptation of the fabled children's story.
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pirate, adventurer, young heroes, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, adolescence vs adulthood, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, imaginary, escapades, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.9
 249
Monster Makers (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monster Makers is based on Tim Stoker's experience as a Monster movie geek. The monsters in an old non released movie come out of the movie and Tim and his friends in the real world must find a way to stop the monsters.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, supernatural, save the day, youth, family, danger, escapades, supernatural ability, family relations, disorder, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
 481
Magic Silver (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Princess Bluerose is a small gnome living deep in the Norwegian mountains. A small community of gnomes is responsible for making the transition between daylight and night. This is called the magic hour, and is created by the magic silver which only ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, entertaining, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, young heroes, adventure, imaginary kingdom, family, danger, escapades, fairy, mountain, prophecy, courage, princess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, winter, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, king, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, evil witch, long lost daughter, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on "Prince Caspian" and "Voyage of the Dawn Treader". Prince Caspian escapes his uncles assassination attempt and call for the aid of four young children from our world. Then, they go for a voyage over the sea to find six ...
Style: saga, feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, mouse, mischievous children, adventure, family, escapades, hopes, imaginary, young heroes, good versus evil, youth, righting the wronged ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Polar Bear King (1991)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Norway, Sweden, Germany, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his father is killed, Prince Valemon ascends the throne, only to be turned into a polar bear by a bitter witch who wants to be his queen.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: king, witchcraft, polar bear, supernatural, curse, imaginary kingdom, down on your luck, fall in love, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, royal family, love affair ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, giant, young heroes, legends and myths, danger, youth, escapades, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, fairy tale, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, friendship, mischievous children, adventurer, young heroes, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, danger, disorder, imaginary kingdom, adolescence vs adulthood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, imaginary, rescue, family, race against time, adventure, youth, young heroes, siblings relations, danger, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Mystery Monsters (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Tommy has just joined the cast of the top-rated kids' show, "Captain Mike's Mystery Monsters," and is anxious to find out just how the special effects crew gets the monsters to work. Imagine his surprise when he discovers ...
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, space and aliens, escapades, heroes, rivalry, puppet, disorder, puppets, profanity, superhuman powers, adventure, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Once in a Blue Moon (1995)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Late-1960s suburban Canadian children work on building a rocket vessel, with the intention of delivering one or two neighborhood children to the moon, whilst dealing with social issues of the coming-of-age, orphan-hood and family veins.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: moon, rocket, escapades, youth, family relations, family life, adoption, eccentric family, siblings relations, obsessive quest, family, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hungary, UK, France, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When 13 year old Maria Merryweather's father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn't know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre ...
Style: feel good, captivating, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, family relations, curses spells and rituals, adventure, orphan, imaginary, teenage life, in the woods, escapades, estate, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.6
 222
Mel (1998)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, the legend of Swanson Lake is kept by one man, Bill (Ernest Borgnine). And he's not about to surrender it! When Bill's grandsons come for a summer visit, they stumble into a big-time adventure ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: children, turtle, flying, parents and children, friends, family relations, family, danger, heroes, young heroes, rescue, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.5
 308
Yoko (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Austria, Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pia's life, a girl from a small German town, changes when surprisingly, finds in her garden a huge black monster. She soon discovers that the mysterious creature, which called Yoko, is actually a kind yeti spiritually protecting animals and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: yeti, friendship, family relations, friends, escapades, youth, family, young heroes, adventure, parents and children, imaginary, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: himalaya, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 4.4
 8K
Pinocchio (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Roberto Benigni adapts the classic children's tale by Carlo Collodi for the big-budget family-oriented comedy Pinocchio.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: obsessive quest, mischievous children, adventurer, fish out of water, rescue, danger, misfit, escapades, young heroes, disorder, friendship, teaching the ways of the world ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Veritas, Prince of Truth (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kern has to fight an evil menace that could destroy the earth when Veritas, his favorite comic book hero, comes to life and seeks his help.
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, self discovery, escapades, rivalry, family, danger, battles, injustice, legends and myths, superhero, friendship, supernatural ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 258
Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, child as adult, friendship, experiment gone awry, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, disorder, danger, rescue, best friends, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Barney's Great Adventure (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Mom and dad dump son Cody, daughter Abby, her best friend Marcella and a baby on the farm with Grandpa and Grandma. Purple dinosaur Barney soon appears to entertain kids, and when a large colorful egg deposited on a farm by a shooting star is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, toddlers, family outing
Plot: adventure, family, chase, anti hero, show tunes, imaginary kingdom, anti heroes, rescue, escapades, babies and infants, heroes, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
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: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, puppet, friendship, adventure, young heroes, wizard of oz, danger, rescue, escapades, scarecrow, puppets ...
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Castle Ra-Tim-Bum (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young wizard must create new spells in his magic book before the planets align. His uncle and aunt, powerful mages themselves, help him achieve that. Based on the award-winning Brazilian TV series.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family relations, youth, escapades, adventure, eccentric family, curses spells and rituals, family life, palaces castles and temples, wizards and magicians, young heroes, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 2.8
 219
Shapeshifter (1999)
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: shapeshifting, rescue, family, danger, young heroes, supernatural, save the day, rivalry, good versus evil, supernatural ability, imaginary, teenage life ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%