Movies like Shapeshifter 1999

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Shapeshifter (1999)
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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: exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: shapeshifting, teenage life, adventure, youth, supernatural, family, heroes, family relations, kidnapping, wizards and magicians, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, graphic violence, good versus evil, danger, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, rescue, young heroes, save the day, profanity, spy, music, gypsy ...
Place: romania

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, humorous and captivating films with plots about escapades, heroes, adventure, danger, imaginary, family and rivalry mostly in Family, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Shapeshifter: A Wrinkle in Time (2003), The Secret Kingdom (1998), Mystery Monsters (1997), Castle Ra-Tim-Bum (1999), Evermoor (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Wrinkle in Time (2003)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Based on a children's series by the same name. Meg and Charles Wallace are aided by Calvin and three interesting women in the search for their father who disappeared during a government experiment. Their travels take them around the universe to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, time travel, guardian angel, young heroes, daring rescue, adventure, heroic mission, parallel world, space travel, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
82%
The Secret Kingdom (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three kids discover a tiny kingdom beneath their kitchen sink and are drawn inside, becoming involved with the miniature world's civil war.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: teleportation, shrinking, miniaturization, young heroes, heroes, imaginary, escapades, rebellion, revolution, family relations, denial, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 ⇓
78%
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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 ⇓
77%
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Evermoor (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A young girl and her blended family move to the small cottage town of Evermoor. All is well until sinister things start to happen, magic tapestries, an enchanted typewriter. Only a few of the strange things found in the town of Evermoor.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, danger, escapades, family relations, adventure, rivalry, siblings relations, teenage life, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: love and romance, escapades, youth, family, betrayal, family relations, friends, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, true love, cinderella story, teenage life ...
Time: middle ages
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Up, Up, and Away! (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A boy is the only family member without superpowers in this Disney Film. The world depends on him saving his family from computerized brainwashers. Will he realize that it doesn't take superpowers to be a hero in time to help them defeat the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, young heroes, save the day, daring rescue, youth, escapades, rivalry, master villain, danger, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 ⇓
68%
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, colourful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: heroes, adventure, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the world, wizards and magicians, imaginary, escapades, danger, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, epic, humorous, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: superhuman powers, legends and myths, adventure, young heroes, best friends, monster, good versus evil, danger, parents and children, greek mythology, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, taj mahal, big ben london, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Lilly the Witch The Dragon and the Magic Book (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lilly was a normal girl with a healthy sense of adventure. That is, until she finds a magical book, complete with a funny little dragon, "Hector". With the help of her new friend and the book, Lilly has the ability to time-travel and truly ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: witch, imaginary, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, save the day, family, heroic mission, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Body Troopers (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A little kid shrinks himselfs so that he can travel into the body of his grandfather. Here he has to kill the kidney-stone his grandfather is suffering from.
Style: humorous, offbeat, surreal, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, chases and races, adventure, danger, youth, chase, family, save the day, escapades, young heroes, friends, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this sequal to "Escape From Witch Mountain," Tia and Tony leave their safe refuge on witch mountain for a trip to Los Angeles. Tony is kidnapped by the evil Dr. Gannon and his spinster partner Letha and brainwashed into helping Gannon ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, psychotronic, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: mad scientist, kidnapping, gang, supernatural, family, nuclear holocaust, adventure, disorder, mountain, supernatural ability, space and aliens, good versus evil ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Beyond (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During the final days of WWII, chaos ruled. The German submarine U-461 went down along with its entire crew just off the coast of Denmark. U-461 however, was no ordinary submarine. 50 years after the war ended, two brothers go scuba diving for fun ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: submarine, island, young heroes, adventurer, adventure, family relations, supernatural, danger, escapades, save the day, youth, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, friendship, knight, parallel world, danger, heroes, supernatural, kidnapping, heroic mission, rivalry ...
Place: eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Ben 10: Alien Swarm (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Ben tenison is back in this all new Comedy Central, Movie, Based on the current Alien Force story. Alien swarm picks up with Ben 10 as a full fledged plumber but he's about to leave the ranks to do what he believes is right.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, space and aliens, escapades, danger, androids and robots, youth, master villain, imaginary, buddies, heroes, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur unwittingly discovers the secret to stopping an evil dragon who threatens to destroy all civilization.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, light
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, teenage life, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, misfit, friends, school, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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 ⇓
56%
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Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, colourful, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, secret agents, spy, child spy, fantasy world, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, kidnapping, rescue, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Under the Mountain (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenage twins battle dark forces hidden beneath Auckland's volcanoes.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, scary ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, adventure, supernatural ability, alien, young heroes, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, teenage life, supernatural, siblings relations, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Shrunken City (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two teenaged kids discover a miniature bottled city buried beneath a construction site. They must protect the tiny civilization within from reptilian alien hunters after its everlasting power supply.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: evil alien, escapades, alien encounter, heroic mission, family, space and aliens, heroes, family life, teenage life, danger, adventure, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Russo family and friends are headed to Tuscany, Italy, to meet their long lost relatives... but when Alex tries to prove she's more than a seemingly carefree young Wizard, she inadvertently conjures a spell that creates a Good Alex and an ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, supernatural ability, young heroes, save the world, family reunited, youth, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, escapades, save the day, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, 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 ⇓
53%
Return to Nim's Island (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fourteen year old Nim, more determined than ever to protect her island and all the wildlife that call it home, faces off against resort developers and animal poachers. Soon she realizes she can’t depend on her animal cohorts alone and must make ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, sincere, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: island, danger, animal rescue, adventure, teenage life, family relations, environmentalism, animal life, escapades, save the day, friendship, poacher ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 ⇓
51%
Gamera the Brave (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Toru Aizawa, a 11 year old boy suddenly finds a tiny egg on a red mysterious stone. the egg hatches and comes out an abnormal little turtle (Toto) which not only grows rapidly, but also flies in the air and even blows fireballs. At the meantime, a ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, mutant, dangerous animal, save the day, escapades, supernatural, danger, legends and myths, rivalry, giant monster, save the planet, friendship ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Ewok Adventure (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Towani family civilian shuttlecraft crashes on the forest moon of Endor. The four Towani's are separated. Jermitt and Catarine, the mother and father are captured by the giant Gorax, and Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, friendship, battles, space wars, magic, good versus evil, spacecraft, bravery, imaginary kingdom, family, adventure, save the world ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dolf a 15 year old boy is sent back in time by a timemachine. Accidentally he is sent back to the Middle Ages. He is rescued by children who are part of a childrens' crusade, on their way to rescue Jeruzalem. During the trip Dolf finds out the ...
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, young heroes, rescue, race against time, escapades, youth, imaginary, rivalry, danger ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, imaginary, escapades, danger, rescue, adventure, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, goblin, rainbow, king ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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