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, danger, imaginary and young heroes 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), Magic Silver (2009), Peter Pan (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mystical Adventures of Billy Owens (2008)
Genre: Family, 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, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, danger, imaginary, legends and myths, youth, family, heroes, young heroes, wizards and magicians, birthday, small town life ...
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95%
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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, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, hopes, danger, escapades, youth, rivalry, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, light
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, heroes, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, save the kingdom, prophecy, dwarf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chess, alternate dimension, tea party, adventure, queen, imaginary, young heroes, youth, rivalry, family relations, disorder, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, part animation, miniaturization, wish come true, disorder, danger, pirate, young heroes, rescue, family, memory loss ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, supernatural, youth, escapades, small town, family, small town life, danger, palaces castles and temples, social relations, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rivalry, master and servant, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, wish come true, adventure, love and romance, escapades, imaginary, rescue, family, danger ...
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59%
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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, entertaining, captivating, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, wizards and magicians, escapades, danger, family, imaginary kingdom, fairy, mountain, prophecy, courage, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Peter Pan (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Broadway musical adaptation of the fabled children's story.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, captivating, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, adventurer, young heroes, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, imaginary kingdom, show tunes, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, young heroes, adventure, nutcracker, good versus evil, save the day, rivalry, heroes, escapades, godparent, danger, family ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, escapades, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: offbeat, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, unicorn, youth, pirate, young heroes, danger, good versus evil, hopes, family, imaginary, heroes, mischievous children ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, youth, young heroes, race against time, escapades, friends, family relations, disorder, siblings relations, imaginary, rescue, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Prince Caspian and the Voyage of the Dawn Treader (1989)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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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: feel good, stylized, exciting, saga, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: mouse, young heroes, mischievous children, family, heroes, youth, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, righting the wronged ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: exciting, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: danger, heroes, superhuman powers, save the day, imaginary, evil alien, adventure, disorder, puppets, escapades, family, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: adventure, winter, imaginary kingdom, friendship, curses spells and rituals, young heroes, imaginary, escapades, long lost daughter, king, evil witch, forest ...
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49%
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, feel good, exciting, fairy tale, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, adventurer, young heroes, friendship, good versus evil, heroes, mischievous children, disorder, imaginary, escapades, danger, adolescence vs adulthood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, exciting, touching, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: moon, rocket, siblings relations, family relations, adventure, family, obsessive quest, escapades, youth, eccentric family, adoption, family life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, witch, adventure, young heroes, friendship, wizard of oz, rescue, danger, escapades, scarecrow, puppetry, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, exciting, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: curse, polar bear, supernatural, king, witchcraft, escapades, adventure, rivalry, danger, imaginary, love and romance, family ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: friendship, teenage life, experiment gone awry, child as adult, young heroes, adventure, mischievous children, disorder, best friends, rescue, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, fish out of water, mischievous children, obsessive quest, young heroes, misfit, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, friendship, escapades, rescue, disorder ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Xuxa and the Elves (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kira (Xuxa) is a botanical that has magical powers, despite not knowing their origin. Until Nanda (Debby), a girl of 10 years, finds himself trapped in his room an elf named Damiz (Leonardo Cordonis) and asks Kira to help free him. Soon they ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, fairy, rescue, escapades, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, family, imaginary kingdom, danger, troll, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, escapades, save the day, rescue, supernatural ability, young heroes, youth, danger, adventure, supernatural, kidnapping, teenage life ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, imaginary kingdom, countryside, fish out of water, heroes, misfit, danger, youth, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: semi serious, exciting, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, youth, save the day, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, eccentric family, family life, palaces castles and temples, wizards and magicians, young heroes, escapades, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
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Pufnstuf (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy (Jack Wild) ventures to Living Island with his magical, talking flute, Freddy. Once there, he befriends many of the island's inhabitants, but the evil Witchiepoo (Billie Hayes) is determined to steal Freddy the flute away from the boy to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, magic, witch, danger, adventure, show tunes, friends, disorder, puppets, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: turtle, flying, family, youth, rescue, young heroes, heroes, parents and children, danger, friends, family relations, theme park ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Back to the Secret Garden (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A youngster living in a stately home discovers the magical garden Mary, Colin & Dickon stumbled across years before - but faces a battle with the housekeeper over whether to nurture it.
Style: feel good, atmospheric, sentimental, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, friendship, save the day, obsessive quest, young heroes, destiny, youth, escapades, imaginary kingdom, estate, child's point of view, secret ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Sleeping Beauty (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault.
Style: fairy tale, stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: queen, king, princess, curse, magic, sleeping, fairy, escapades, intrigue, good versus evil, adventure, romance ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%