Movies like The Journey to Melonia

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The Journey to Melonia (1989)
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The Journey to Melonia (1989)
Original name: Resan till Melonia
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a ship sinks during a storm, a slave from the industrial island of Plutonia is washed up on the beaches of paradise island Melonia, where the "all-powerful" wizard Prospero and his strange friends reside.
Plot: magic, island, water, slave, kidnapping, good versus evil, capitalism, creature, environmental, escape, rescue, transformation, environmental issue
Place: eastern europe

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Most similar movies to The Journey to Melonia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, captivating and feel good films with plots about adventure, magic, good versus evil, friendship, rescue, danger and escapades mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like The Journey to Melonia: Homeward (2020), Return to Never Land (2002), Mary and the Witch's Flower (2017), FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992), BIONICLE 3: Web of Shadows (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Homeward (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A boastful elf and his prank-happy orc brother must learn to work together to stop a fiendish orc gang from retrieving a magical stone that will give them the power to take over the world.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: elf, magic, friendship, good versus evil, contests and competitions, friends, buddies, fantasy world, adventure, transformation, rescue, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Return to Never Land (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Australia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The classic tale of 'Peter Pan' continues in Disney's sequel 'Return to Never Land'. In 1940 on a world besieged by World War II, Wendy, now grown up, has two children, one of them is her daughter, Jane.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens
Plot: fairy, imaginary kingdom, pirate, heroes, kidnapping, friendship, world war two, adventure, family, mischievous children, young heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 50s, year 1940 ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Mary and the Witch's Flower (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young Mary follows a mysterious cat into the nearby forest and discovers an old broomstick and a strange flower. Mary finds herself at Endor College -- a school of magic run by headmistress Madam Mumblechook and the brilliant Doctor Dee. But there ...
Style: entertaining, colourful, captivating, light
Plot: witch, witchcraft, good versus evil, magic, magical power, happy ending, girl, rescue, village, adventure, friendship, summer vacation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a sprite named Crysta shrinks a human boy, Zak, down to her size, he vows to help the magical fairy folk stop a greedy logging company from destroying their home, the pristine rainforest known as FernGully. Zak and his new friends fight to ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: fairy, adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, environment, forest, magic, jungle, young lovers, save the day, danger, righting the wronged ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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BIONICLE 3: Web of Shadows (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Denmark
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The Toa Metru return to their glorious city of Metru Nui to finally accomplish their mission, only to find the city in ruins, overrun by the dreaded Visorak horde. Captured by their new enemy and transformed into hideous Toa Hordika, our heroes must ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: heroes, space and aliens, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroic mission, rescue, adventure, imaginary, master villain, rivalry, captivity ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.1
 190
Peter Pan (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 48 min.
Story: This animated fairy tale for kids tells the classic story of Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up. Determined never to become an adult, Peter stays forever young in a magical word called Neverland, where he leads a band of mischevious kids called ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: creature, supernatural, pirate captain, supernatural power, pirate, fairy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Dragons: Fire & Ice (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Two young rival dragon riding warriors fight to end a 1000 year old war despite the hidden manipulator opposing them.
Style: serious, epic, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, princess, magic, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, young heroes, heroes, daring rescue, good versus evil, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
How the Toys Saved Christmas (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Santa's helper La Befana falls ill and must take off a Christmas Eve, she recruits Scarafoni to help deliver all the toys. No one but the toys knows is that Scarafoni plans to auction off the toys to the highest bidder, which means the ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, disorder, family relations, revolution, parallel world, family life, adventure, imaginary, danger, rivalry, family ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Black Cauldron (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Taran is an assistant pigkeeper with boyish dreams of becoming a great warrior. However, he has to put the daydreaming aside when his charge, an oracular pig named Hen Wen, is kidnapped by an evil lord known as the Horned King. The villain hopes Hen ...
Style: stylized, humorous, surreal, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, horror for children
Plot: sword, magic, supernatural, disney princess, good versus evil, wizards, pig, dragon, heroes, race against time, fantasy world, fairy ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Barbie Fairytopia: Mermaidia (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In this animated follow-up to Fairytopia, Elina (played by Barbie) enlists the help of a mermaid, Nori, to save her friend Nalu, a merman prince who has been captured by the wicked Laverna.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sweet, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: mermaid, barbie, adventure, best friends, true love, rescue, escapades, fall in love, friends, danger, imaginary, ocean or sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 705
Monster Island (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: India, Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Young Lucas finds out he's not really a human after he surprisingly transforms into a monster in front of the most popular kids at school. His search for Monster Island and his real roots takes him on a fabulously scary journey that puts him ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, psychotronic
Plot: transformation, monster, school, island, adventure, convertible, uncover truth, human monster, teenager, schoolboy, morphing, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 258
Dragon Hill (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Dragon Hill is a marvelous world where all dragons live and people from other times and places arrive from different reasons.
Style: entertaining, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wizards, evil sorcerer, good versus evil, adventure, dragon, wizards and magicians, witchcraft, magic, friends, magician, friendship, sorcerer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Last Unicorn (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, West Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From a riddle-speaking butterfly, a unicorn learns that she is supposedly the last of her kind, all the others having been herded away by the Red Bull. The unicorn sets out to discover the truth behind the butterfly's words. She is eventually ...
Style: exciting, feel good, touching, light, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: unicorn, magic, adventure, good versus evil, dragon, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, wizards and magicians, heroes, imaginary, prince ...
Time: year 1982, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.5
 574
Quackerz (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia, China, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Many years ago, on a faraway island, there lived a Sun Duck who protected his flock from evil powers. The Sun Duck had his loyal guardians who made sure the Sun evenly spread its energy on their flourishing land. The bliss continued until an Evil ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, captivating
Plot: island, legend, anthropomorphism, mystery, duck, witch, magic, superhuman, adventure, good versus evil, eternal youth, birds ...
Place: russia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bayala and the Last Dragon (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As the dragons have almost disappeared from the kingdom of Bayala, the magic powers of the fairies are weakening. The fairy princesses Sera and Surah are thrilled when they discover they have the key to save the world in their hands: a dragon egg! ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: fairy, magic, coronation, love interest, evil queen, party, banquet, dragon, sorcerer, fantasy world, magical creature, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
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The Smurfs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties that he hopes will let him harness the all-powerful, magical Smurf-essence. But when he discovers that only a real Smurf can give him what he wants, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sweet, entertaining, whimsical ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: rescue, family, farce, imaginary, disorder, kidnapping, chase, friends, escapades, chases and races, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2013
Place: paris france, france, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Secret Magic Control Agency (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Secret Magic Control Agency sends its two best agents, Hansel and Gretel, to fight against the witch of the Gingerbread House.
Style: light, captivating, fairy tale, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: magic, witchcraft, witch, supernatural ability, mysterious woman, good versus evil, brother sister relationship, black magic, supernatural, girl, boy, children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Wind in the Willows (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: One spring, Mole decides that he can ignore the spring cleaning for a little longer, and begins a series of adventures with his new friend Rat. They go for a picnic on the riverbank, on a caravan expedition with Toad, until Toad switches allegiance ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: escape, puppet, family, rescue, adventure, escapades, danger, friends, puppets, disorder, animal life, friendship ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 8.6
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Spirited Away (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young girl, Chihiro, becomes trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free her family.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parallel world, imaginary, fantasy world, witch, ghost, adventure, dragon, friendship, creature, rescue, human becomes animal, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Drawn from elements of West African folk tales, it depicts how a newborn boy, Kirikou, saves his village from the evil witch Karaba.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, village, family, good versus evil, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, friendship, imaginary, young heroes, danger, daring rescue ...
Place: africa, tokyo, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking home.
Style: touching, fairy tale, atmospheric, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: witch, self discovery, adventure, imaginary, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, steampunk, magical, fantasy world, palaces castles and temples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Barbie: Dolphin Magic (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Barbie and her sisters take off on another exciting, global adventure to visit their friend Ken at his summer internship at a beautiful and exotic coral reef.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Audience: kids
Plot: barbie, mermaid, dolphins, sister sister relationship, marine biologist, magic, friends, adventure, teamwork, sea adventure, sisters, sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 13K
Tinker Bell (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Journey into the secret world of Pixie Hollow and hear Tinker Bell speak for the very first time as the astonishing story of Disney's most famous fairy is finally revealed in the all-new motion picture "Tinker Bell."
Style: fairy tale, sweet, sincere, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: fairy, good versus evil, friendship, female protagonist, adventure, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, imaginary kingdom, kingdom, self discovery, young heroes ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Monkey King: Hero Is Back (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The all-powerful Monkey King once roamed freely between Heaven and Earth, but after angering the Gods, he was imprisoned within an ice cage deep within the mountains. 500 years later, monsters attack a small village and a child flees to the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, colourful, light ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, danger, monster, heroism, friendship, monkey king, monkey, rescue, siege, battlefield, attack ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Snow Queen: Mirror Lands (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A powerful king nearly lost his family due to the Snow Queen's evil deeds. He finds a way to ban all the magic from the world - all the possessors of magic powers are now trapped in Mirrorlands. The only one who can stop him and keep the ...
Style: fairy tale, sweet, touching, sincere, inspirational
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, happy ending, magical mirror, rescue, friendship, kingdom, isolation, heroes, heroine, pirate, king, daring rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Magic Tree House (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Magic Tree House is a 2011 Japanese anime drama film based on the American children fantasy series of the same name. The film is directed by Hiroshi Nishikiori, and the film's screenplay was adapted from the Japanese version of the novel series ...
Style: captivating, contemplative, humorous, sincere, light
Audience: kids
Plot: magic, locket, pirate, friendship, friends, adventure, witchcraft, peril, supernatural ability, best friends, supernatural power, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 21st century
Place: pompeii
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Fantastic Adventures of Unico (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Unico the Unicorn has the amazing power to make anyone he meets happy. Whether it's because of his personality or the powers of his horn, no one knows. However, the gods become jealous of Unico, thinking that only they should be able to decide ...
Plot: crying, girl, horse, falling over a cliff, wine, friendship, shopping cart, meadow, god, long haired male, clothesline, drunkenness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
FernGully 2: The Magical Rescue (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Pips wants to see more of the outside world. Batty arrives in a panic, announcing that two human poachers are right behind him. Poachers show up with their dogs and promptly capture the three baby animals. Pips and the Beetle Boys volunteer to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, forest, rain forest, imaginary kingdom, rescue, escapades, danger, babies and infants, show tunes, in the woods, animal life, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dragons: Rescue Riders: Hunt for the Golden Dragon (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: It's the treasure hunt of a lifetime for the Rescue Riders, who must race to find a precious golden dragon egg and protect it from evil pirates.
Style: semi serious, exciting, fairy tale, feel good, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: creature, magic, imaginary, peril, encounter, adventure, talking animals, animals, unlikely friendships, computer animation, good versus evil, dragon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, clever, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, family, eccentric family, supernatural, supernatural ability, mischievous children, friendship, heroic mission, wildlife, youth, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, london, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%