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Tintin and the Blue Oranges (1964)
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Tintin and the Blue Oranges (1964)
Original name: Tintin et les oranges bleues
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Professor Calculus's friend develops a blue-skinned orange that can grow on any kind of land and survive harsh weather (in the manner of Lue Gim Gong) and therefore solve world hunger. The Professor and his friends, however, run afoul of gangsters who also covet the fruit. The adventure takes them from their home in Marlinspike Hall (Moulinsart), a fictional mansion that is presumably in Belgium, to Spain, where Calculus and another scientist are kidnapped.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, genetic engineering, starvation, adventure, heroes, investigation, family, youth, friends, crimes, mystery, rescue, adventurer, journalism, escapades, inventions and discoveries, farce, scientist, chemistry, fight, abduction, laboratory, mansion, deaf, cow ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: spain, europe

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Tintin and the Mystery of the Golden Fleece (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating
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Time: 20th century, 60s
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The Famous Five 2 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
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Ace Ventura Jr: Pet Detective (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "I will try to be normal" 12-year-old Ace Ventura Jr. promises. Thats cool, except whats normal for him is finding missing mutts, kidnapped kitties or gone gators and creating hilarious chaos every step of the way.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Dadnapped (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
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Duration: 81 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, light
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zip & Zap and the Marble Gang (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zip and Zap, two mischievous twins, were placed in the Esperanza, a school where the games are prohibited. There will found the Club of Marble, child resistance to challenge the authority of adults. Thanks to her intelligence, her courage and her ...
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Billy, 10, a dreamer, wants to be taken seriously so he can live with his toy-designer father on Catalina Island. Billy's plans get seriously spoilt when Sherlock, a talking police dog, demands his help to rescue his police detective handler ...
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The Famous Five 3 (2014)
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Duration: 95 min.
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Duration: 97 min.
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Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 110 min.
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Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, not serious, parody
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Inspector Gadget (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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