Movies and TV shows like The Adventures of Pinocchio 1972

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The Adventures of Pinocchio (1972)
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The Adventures of Pinocchio (1972)
Original name: Le avventure di Pinocchio
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 321 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Carlo Collodi's classic novel, this mini-series is about an animated puppet named Pinocchio and his father, a poor woodcarver named Geppetto.
Style: light, fairy tale, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pinocchio, carabinieri, father son relationship, adventure, puppet, young heroes, fairy, friendship, friends, escapades, performance, cons and scams, magic, deception, theater, chase, danger, mischievous children, escape, puppet show, fox, whale, donkey

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Most similar movies to The Adventures of Pinocchio

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and fairy tale films and TV series with plots about family, friends, friendship, adventure, youth, young heroes and escapades mostly in Family, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Adventures of Pinocchio: Pinocchio (2002), Geppetto (2000), Pirlimpimpim (2001), The Jim Henson Hour (1989), 31 Minutos (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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95%
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Geppetto (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: When a man wishes for a son, he learns what it means to be a father.
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, family relations, friendship, parents and children, mischievous children, young heroes, escapades, family, youth, child in peril, miraculous event, disorder ...
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87%
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Pirlimpimpim (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: The adventures in science, history, learning and fantasy of a girl, a boy and their two living toys, starting from the ranch where they live, known as the Yellow Woodpecker.
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, fable, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, fantasy world, forest, magic, adventure, young heroes, youth, escapades, imaginary, family, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians ...
Place: brazil, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Jim Henson Hour (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The Jim Henson Hour is a short-lived television series that aired on NBC in 1989. It was developed as a showcase for The Jim Henson Company's various puppet creations, including the popular Muppet characters. Only nine of the twelve episodes ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, family, ambition, disorder, friends, dinosaur, toys, puppets, workplace, buddies, heroes, workplace situations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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31 Minutos (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Chile
Duration: 31 min.
TV show
Story: 31 minutos is a Chilean television show which takes the form of a mock news broadcast, and is fronted by puppets who present various items. The program was devised by Álvaro Díaz and Pedro Peirano and is produced by their own company, APLAPLAC. It ...
Style: funny, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, friendship, humour, news anchor, workplace, empathy, rock music, ecology
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Yonderland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A bored young mum steps through a portal and discovers a world of incompetent knights, monks who are incapable of lying, and a race of people intent on firing the cleverest amongst them into the sun.
Style: exciting, light, humorous, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, escapades, family, bored housewife, magic, female protagonist, life philosophy, help, disorder, kindness, palaces castles and temples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Pippi Longstocking is a TV series based on Astrid Lindgren's Pippi Longstocking children's books. The show ran for thirteen episodes, the first episode being broadcast 8 February 1969 on the then Swedish public service channel Sveriges ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, imaginary, superhuman powers, young heroes, youth, pets, family reunited, disorder, friends, family relations, small town life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Me and My Monsters (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Me and My Monsters the story of the Carlson family who have recently relocated from Australia to the UK to discover there are three out of control hilarious monsters living in their basement.
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, monster, friendship, family life, parents and children, disorder, youth, boy, friends, puppets, siblings relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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H.R. Pufnstuf (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: H.R. Pufnstuf is a children's television series produced by Sid and Marty Krofft in the United States. It was the first Krofft live-action, life-size puppet program. The seventeen episodes were originally broadcast from September 6, 1969 to ...
Style: fairy tale, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: island, puppet, magic, supernatural ability, escapades, youth, rivalry, good versus evil, adventure, getting home, heroes, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Magic Silver II (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the harshest winter in memory, and the gnomes' very existence is in danger. Eager to help, Queen Fjellrose betrays one of their strictest rules and goes out looking for the Blue Horn, a magical instrument that can alter the weather.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, light
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, heroes, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, save the kingdom, prophecy, dwarf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The 10th Kingdom (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 417 min.
TV show
Story: Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, exciting, scenic, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: magical, adventure, fairy, good versus evil, journey, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, imaginary, friends, friendship, creature, parallel world ...
Place: new york, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Little Monsters (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy is scared of the monster under his bed. He asks his 6th grade brother to swap rooms for the night as a bet that the monster really exists. Soon the brother becomes friends with the monster and discovers a whole new world of fun and games ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, horror for children, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: friendship, monster, young heroes, family, adventure, mischievous children, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, imaginary, best friends, child as adult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, giant, young heroes, legends and myths, escapades, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Magic Kids: Three Unlikely Heroes (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Vlad has just moved and joined one of the most famous magical schools in the world, where he meets fairies, witches, trolls and dwarfs. Him and his father are the first vampires in town, but he soon meets other special kids.
Style: light, feel good, fairy tale, entertaining, funny
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: magic, friendship, werewolf, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, fairy, friends, childhood, children, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Metro Chase (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This family comedy is about, Zack, an 8-year old American boy who is separated from his 18-year old sister, as they arrive in Paris for a family vacation. Seth, and friends track Zack down.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chase, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, disorder, danger, kids in trouble, child in peril, friends, family relations, silly humor, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Shining Time Station (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Shining Time Station is an American children's television series co-created by Britt Allcroft and Rick Siggelkow. The series was produced by The Britt Allcroft Company and Quality Family Entertainment in New York for New York City PBS Station ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: social relations, friendship, friends, family, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, storytelling, miniature person, magic, jukebox, midget, morality ...
Time: 1990s, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, hopes, danger, escapades, youth, rivalry, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Muppets' Wizard of Oz follows a young woman named Dorothy Gale who dreams of becoming a singer but is unable to pursue her dreams. After being swept up by a tornado with her pet prawn Toto, Dorothy embarks on a journey to meet the Wizard of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, witch, adventure, young heroes, friendship, wizard of oz, rescue, danger, escapades, scarecrow, puppetry, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Sigmund and the Sea Monsters (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sigmund and the Sea Monsters was an American children's television series that ran from 1973 to 1975, produced by Sid and Marty Krofft and aired on Saturday mornings. There were 29 episodes spanning two seasons.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, sea monster, odd couple, mischievous children, youth, young heroes, desire for fame, rescue, heroes, danger, family, misfit ...
Place: san diego california
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37%
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Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, teenage life, experiment gone awry, child as adult, young heroes, adventure, mischievous children, disorder, best friends, rescue, danger, youth ...
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37%
Barney's Great Adventure (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Mom and dad dump son Cody, daughter Abby, her best friend Marcella and a baby on the farm with Grandpa and Grandma. Purple dinosaur Barney soon appears to entertain kids, and when a large colorful egg deposited on a farm by a shooting star is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, toddlers, family outing
Plot: adventure, family, chase, imaginary kingdom, countryside, fish out of water, heroes, misfit, danger, youth, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
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36%
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Magic Silver (2009)
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
Plot: young heroes, adventure, wizards and magicians, escapades, danger, family, imaginary kingdom, fairy, mountain, prophecy, courage, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Kazaam (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shaquille O'Neal as a rapping genie protects a little boy.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: genie, mischievous children, family, wish come true, young heroes, friendship, youth, supernatural ability, rivalry, misfit, partners, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Casper (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she discovers a map to a treasure hidden in the house. But when she enters the ...
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, halloween, ghost, supernatural, mischievous children, afterlife, haunted house, friends, family, single father, life after death, ghost child ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: new england, usa, maine
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35%
 6.6
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The Zack Files (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, supernatural power, teenage life, young heroes, adventure, youth, supernatural ability, buddies, paranormal phenomena, friends, family relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Kermit's Swamp Years (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: At 12 years old, Kermit the Frog and best friends Goggles and Croaker travel outside their homes in the swamps of the Deep South to do something extraordinary with their lives.
Style: exciting, not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family, escapades, swamp, friendship, heroes, confined, rescue, young heroes, best friends, danger, homecoming, frog ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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
Plot: small town, giant, youth, mischievous children, escapades, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, danger, heroes, chases and races, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
After the Rain, on Thursday (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A palace steward conspires with bandits to kidnap an infant czar's son and an orphan adopted by the czar, replacing the prince with the steward's son. Two decades later the true prince and his foster brother are slaves in a quarry, the ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, light, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, friendship, greed, parents and children, teenager, prison, dancer, kidnapping, costume ...
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33%
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Pufnstuf (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy (Jack Wild) ventures to Living Island with his magical, talking flute, Freddy. Once there, he befriends many of the island's inhabitants, but the evil Witchiepoo (Billie Hayes) is determined to steal Freddy the flute away from the boy to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, magic, witch, danger, adventure, show tunes, friends, disorder, puppets, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bets against the Roman Emperor, Julius Caesar, that her people are still great, even if the times of the Pharaohs has long passed. She vows (against all logic) to build a new palace for Caesar within three months. Since ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: adventure, ancient egypt, cleopatra, ancient rome, goofy hero, heroic mission, against the odds, superhero, julius caesar, architect, magic, emperor ...
Time: ancient world, ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%