Movies like The Water Babies

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The Water Babies (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Poland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This children's fantasy tells the story of a 12-year-old boy who discovers a complex underwater world where young children are held prisoner by an evil shark and an eel.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: lobster, orphan, pirate, young heroes, walrus, polar bear, fish, boy, ocean or sea, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, family, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, babies and infants, captivity, false accusation, righting the wronged, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, yorkshire

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Most similar movies to The Water Babies

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and exciting films with plots about family, adventure, escapades, danger, young heroes, heroes and good versus evil mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Water Babies: Freddie as F.R.O.7. (1992), Bartok the Magnificent (1999), James and the Giant Peach (1996), Return to Never Land (2002), Balto: Wolf Quest (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Freddie as F.R.O.7. (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story about a man-sized frog named Prince Frederic who is turned into a frog by his wicked aunt Messina and hired by British Intelligence to solve the mysterious disappearances of some of Britain's greatest monuments. Several hundred years ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, feel good, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: frog, espionage, master villain, martial arts, mischievous children, family, secret agents, superhero, ocean or sea, adventure, young heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bartok the Magnificent (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Russia is being terrorized by an evil witch known as Baba Yaga; the only one who is not afraid of her is Bartok the Magnificent. Bartok, an albino bat, has just arrived in Moscow and is impressing everyone with his performances, including Prince ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens, kids
Plot: prince, witch, bat, mischievous children, odd couple, adventure, young heroes, family, daring rescue, rescue, friendship, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: This animated adventure goes back in time to the Care Bears' first-ever Caring Mission, when True Heart Bear and Noble Heart Horse touch down on Earth to boost the spirits of some unhappy kids at summer camp. But the evil Dark Heart has other ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, dark, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: rescue, kids and family, good versus evil, orphan, summer camp, family, buddies, mischievous children, friendship, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maltazard, the Evil M, is now 7 feet tall and evolving among the humans, causing terror wherever he goes. His goal is simple: forming an army of giant henchmen and ruling over the universe. Meanwhile, Arthur is still a Minimoy, and thus in a state ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, light, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, rescue, escapades, family relations, disorder, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe (1979)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This emmy award winner for Best Animated Special is based on the first tale of C.S. Lewis' acclaimed children's books, "The Chronicles of Narnia." When four children pass through a special wardrobe closet, they discover the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: betrayal, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, family, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, righting the wronged, good versus evil, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When the young orphan boy James spills a magic bag of crocodile tongues, he finds himself in possession of a giant peach that flies him away to strange lands.
Style: surreal, stylized, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: magic, aunt, adventure, orphan, family, friendship, ocean or sea, young heroes, garden, wish come true, animal life, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: island, kidnapping, adventure, pirate, friendship, mermaid, fairy, family, young heroes, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1940
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Arthur answers a distress call from Princess Selenia, who is menaced by the nefarious Maltazard.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, touching, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: fairy, young heroes, adventure, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, youth, save the day, good versus evil, family, escapades, danger, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Balto: Wolf Quest (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and his daughter Aleu embark on a journey of adventure and self discovery.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pets, young heroes, adventure, daring rescue, family, getting home, rescue, save the day, friendship, parents and children, heroic mission, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, India
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dorothy wakes up in post-tornado Kansas, only to be whisked back to Oz to try to save her old friends the Scarecrow, the Lion, the Tin Man and Glinda from a devious new villain, the Jester. Wiser the owl, Marshal Mallow, China Princess and Tugg the ...
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: on the road, adventure, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, friends, danger, dog, young heroes, friendship, escapades, family, youth ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Chipmunk Adventure (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Alvin has entered himself and Simon and Theodore in a hot-air balloon race around the world against the Chipettes to deliver diamonds for a group of diamond smugglers. The winners will collect a prize of $100,000. Kids and adults will enjoy this ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, best friends, family, goofy hero, mischievous children, pirate, unlikely partners, young heroes, chase, race against time, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Return of Jafar (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-powerful genie, ready to plot his revenge against Aladdin. From battling elusive villains atop winged horses, to dodging flames inside an exploding lava pit, it's up to Aladdin - with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: revenge, rescue, good versus evil, adventure, genie, family, young heroes, animal, magical object, friendship, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Follow Ariel's adventures before she gave up her fins for true love. When Ariel wasn't singing with her sisters, she spent time with her mother, Queen Athena. Ariel is devastated when Athena is kidnapped by pirates, and after King Triton ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, colourful, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, young heroes, underwater, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, rivalry, adventure, family, follow your dream, ocean or sea, children, parents and children ...
Time: 1820s, 19th century, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: preschoolers, toddlers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, cloud, good versus evil, adventure, orphan, family, mischievous children, young heroes, spirit, child, rescue, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Great Mouse Detective (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the diabolical Professor Ratigan kidnaps London's master toymaker, the brilliant master of disguise Basil of Baker Street and his trusted sidekick Dawson try to elude the ultimate trap and foil the perfect crime.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: queen, investigation, private detective, sherlock holmes, good versus evil, kidnapping, adventure, mouse, treason, family, cartoon mouse, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rainbow Brite, and her magical horse Starlite, must stop an evil princess and her underlings from taking over the planet Spectra. When they meet Orin, the wise Sprite tries to make the two children get along and work together to stop the evil ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mischievous children, adventure, pirate, young heroes, rescue, family, save the world, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Hobbit (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins the Hobbit was just minding his own business, when his occasional visitor Gandalf the Wizard drops in one night. One by one, a whole group of dwarves drop in, and before he knows it, Bilbo has joined their quest to reclaim their ...
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious, scary ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: dwarf, dragon, supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, adventurer, family, master villain, magic, young heroes, rescue, friendship ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree, the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell accidentally puts all of Pixie Hollow in jeopardy, she must venture out across the ...
Style: feel good, sincere, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, fairy, adventure, young heroes, imaginary, mischievous children, good versus evil, magic, small town, supernatural, imaginary kingdom, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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How the Toys Saved Christmas (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 93 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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, daring rescue, parallel world, family, family life, danger, escapades, heroes, orphan, revolution, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
My Little Pony: The Movie (1986)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The little ponies send out a search party for Lickity Split and Spike, while the witch Hydia decides to make the Smooze, an unstoppable purple ooze that will eat and destroy everything in its path.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, anthropomorphism, family, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroes, imaginary, youth, unlikely partners, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: During a summer stay on the mainland, Tinker Bell is accidentally discovered while investigating a little girl's fairy house. As the other fairies, led by the brash Vidia, launch a daring rescue in the middle of a fierce storm, Tink develops a ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, exciting
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: fairy, friends, rescue, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children, young heroes, scientist, vacation, flying, magic, countryside, summer ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Some time after the Mousekewitz's have settled in America, they find that they are still having problems with the threat of cats. That makes them eager to try another home out in the west, where they are promised that mice and cats live in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: family, mouse, old west, sheriff, adventure, good versus evil, adventurer, young heroes, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Shark Bait (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After losing everything, a young fish, Pi, goes to live with his family on the Reef. There he meets the love of his life but finds that she already has the unwanted affections of a bully shark. He must follow his destiny to save her and rid the Reef ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: fish, shark, pirate, martial arts, young heroes, family, ocean or sea, rescue, adventure, treasure hunt, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A little boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of, until he unleashes an old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but reality itself.
Style: stylized, semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, master villain, young heroes, family, friendship, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Snow Queen (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The ice-cold Snow Queen wishes to turn the world into a frozen landscape, with no light, no joy, no happiness, and no free will. A young man, Kai, is rumored to be the son of a man who is the queen's only remaining threat. He is abducted and ...
Style: exciting, captivating, sincere, scenic, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, daring rescue, good versus evil, foe turned friend, friendship, imaginary, family, heroic mission, evil empire, brother sister relationship, witchcraft ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Timmy meets a girl mouse and they set off to find the Great Owl.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: mouse, sword duel, young heroes, adventure, daring rescue, rescue, heroic mission, good versus evil, family, danger, escapades, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: village, adventure, young heroes, family, good versus evil, rescue, friendship, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Place: africa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Pokemon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and friends (minus Misty) were visiting a festival celebrating the appearance of a comet when they stumble upon a mysterious rock-like crystal...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, imaginary, young heroes, heroic mission, friends, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, obsessive quest, pokemon ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While trying to obtain "Tree Sweets", Littlefoot into the tree and knocks down all the blossoms, attracting the Tinysauruses. They devour the plants and disappear. But Littlefoot isn't blamed for the disappearance, instead he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, anti heroes, dangerous animal, family, mischievous children, unlikely partners, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, parallel world, good versus evil ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A full length animated film for all the family to enjoy. Pooh gets confused when Christopher Robin leaves him a note to say that he has gone back to school after the holidays. So Pooh, Piglet, Tigger, Eeyore and Rabbit go in search of Christopher ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: school, friendship, adventure, rescue, babies and infants, island, family, best friends, mischievous children, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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