Movies like Momo 1986

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Momo (1986)
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Momo (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the ruins of an amphitheatre just outside an unnamed Italian city lives Momo, a little girl of mysterious origin. She is remarkable in the neighbourhood because she has the extraordinary ability to listen — really listen. By simply being with people and listening to them, she can help them find answers to their problems, make up with each other, and think of fun games.
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious, surreal
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ruins, time freeze, village, youth, family, heroes, village life, danger, imaginary, escapades, young heroes, save the day, time travel, child, money, friendship, friends, theft, on the run, fear, child hero, rebel, bravery, greed, truth ...
Time: future
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and exciting films with plots about family, escapades, adventure, young heroes, heroes, youth and danger mostly in Family, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Momo: A Christmoose Carol (2005), Body Troopers (1996), Up, Up, and Away! (2000), Pinocchio (2002), Beethoven's Treasure Tail (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Christmoose Carol (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a flying, talking moose that crashed through his ceiling after a test-flight with Santa went terribly awry in this holiday film for the whole family. But later, just as Mr. Moose and Beril strike up a friendship, the ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, friendship, adventure, heroes, youth, escapades, family, animal life, christmas, children, friends, wounded animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria
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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: offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: escapades, save the day, youth, family, chases and races, chase, young heroes, danger, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, friends ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
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Lilly the Witch: The Journey to Mandolan (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Germany, Spain, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lilli is traveling to India, to solve a mystery.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, heroic mission, supernatural ability, fish out of water, daring rescue, young heroes, youth, good versus evil, danger, save the day, royal family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, young heroes, save the day, good versus evil, daring rescue, youth, danger, rivalry, escapades, master villain, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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 ⇓
71%
Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Maya Dolittle (Kyla Pratt) is back in a heartwarming adventure of presidential proportions! Maya's dream of going to vet school is put on hold when she gets a call from the president of the United States. It seems the First Dog is out of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: veterinarian, animals, heroic mission, imaginary, danger, race against time, escapades, pets, save the day, disorder, silly humor, catastrophe ...
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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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Beethoven's Treasure Tail (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After everyone's favorite St. Bernard gets fired from a movie, Beethoven begins the long journey home with his trainer, Eddie. On their way, they become stranded in a small coastal town where the beloved canine befriends a young boy who is ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, treasure hunt, save the day, pets, youth, danger, pirate, farce, escapades, family, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary, escapades, adventure, danger, rescue, family, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, youth, rainbow, goblin, king ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Beanstalk (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young boy finds a crate of green beans. When they're planted, they grow a beanstalk to the clouds, where a castle of giants are habited.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
57%
Still Not Quite Human (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the final film of the series, Chip and his "father" attend a robotics convention. Here, Dr. Carson is kidnapped and replaced by an android. Can Chip and his newfound friends save Dr. Carson from a dangerous competitor?
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, escapades, master villain, daring rescue, confined, androids and robots, a.i., rivalry, killer robot, family relations, human nature, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Treasure Buddies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them halfway across the world to the ruins of ancient Egypt. With the help of some exotic new friends, this epic adventure is a treasure trove of pure Buddy fun. In a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dog, adventure, friendship, young heroes, treasure hunt, youth, escapades, family, friends, uninhibited rivalry, legends and myths, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Neverending Story III (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
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Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Duration: 131 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, fairy tale, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Santa Hunters (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Four children trIn Santa Hunters, Alex and his cousins Zoey (Yde) and Richard (Coronel) create an elaborate setup of traps to catch Santa on tape, but their plan backfires when they realize that seeing Santa will cause him to lose his Christmas ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Pudsey the Dog: The Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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42%
Unidentified Flying Oddball (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A NASA spacecraft proves Einstein right when, travelling faster than light, it ends up near King Arthur's Camelot. On board are big-hearted Tom Trimble and Hermes, the look-alike robot he built. Tom immediately makes friends with pretty ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Austria, Sweden
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
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Genre: Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monster Makers is based on Tim Stoker's experience as a Monster movie geek. The monsters in an old non released movie come out of the movie and Tim and his friends in the real world must find a way to stop the monsters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, supernatural, save the day, young heroes, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, family, youth, family relations, disorder, parents and children ...
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
38%
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Can of Worms (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.
Style: humorous, offbeat, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: space and aliens, satellite, spacecraft, misfit, evil alien, cooking and food, teenage life, family life, computers and web, family, getting home, pets ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Kermit's Swamp Years (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: exciting, not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
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38%
Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
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Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, heroes, race against time, youth, imaginary, danger, rescue, escapades, rivalry ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%