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New Mischief by Emil (1972)
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New Mischief by Emil (1972)
Original name: Nya hyss av Emil i Lönneberga
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 and get bitten by crawfish, all is forgotten when he skillfully wins the family a free horse. And when Alfred the farmhand gets seriously ill, Emil puts his own life on the line, venturing into a snow storm to get his best friend to a doctor before it is too late.
Plot: horse, villager, winter, family relations, children, maid, farmer, doctor, boy, father son relationship, child protagonist, autumn, marketplace, priest, fireworks, countryside, prank, blond boy, wood carving, farm hand, horseshoe, outhouse, snowstorm
Place: eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and touching films with plots about family relations, children, friendship, boy, family, child protagonist and father son relationship mostly in Family, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like New Mischief by Emil: Emil and the Piglet (1973), Emil in Lonneberga (1971), Pippi on the Run (1970), Meg of June Hill (1980), Pippi Longstocking (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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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 ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
38%
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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 ⇓
36%
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 ⇓
36%
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 ⇓
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 ⇓
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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 ⇓
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The Brothers Lionheart (1977)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Iceland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 9-year old Karl Lejon, 'Skorpan' is suffering from tuberculosis and knows that he will die soon. But his older brother Jonathan tries to comfort him by promising that they one day will meet in Nangijala, a magic country beyond the stars. ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Time: 1910s, 20th century, middle ages
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
You're Out of Your Mind, Maggie (1979)
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Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
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Plot: family, teenage crush, family history, lice, snobbism, laughter, female protagonist, strong female character, prayer, pneumonia, female nudity, undressing ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pippi in the South Seas (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
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Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
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Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
31%
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Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ivan is a very lonely 8 year boy who is bullied almost every day in school. Even his father taunts him because Ivan litteraly is a weakling (That should explain the title Rubber Tarzan). As a result of this Ivan spends a lot of his time on ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
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30%
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 640
Barefoot (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Finland, Sweden, France
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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29%
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