Movies like The Water Babies

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The Water Babies (1978)
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The Water Babies (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Poland, UK
Duration: 105 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ocean, orphan, adventure, pirate, youth, family, heroes, captivity, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, babies and infants, heroic mission, false accusation, escapades, rivalry, rescue, child in peril, young heroes, daring rescue, righting the wronged, fish, polar bear, walrus, shark, dog ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1850s, victorian
Place: europe, england, yorkshire

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Most similar movies to The Water Babies

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and exciting films with plots about escapades, heroes, adventure, family, danger, imaginary and young heroes mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Water Babies: James and the Giant Peach (1996), Freddie as F.R.O.7. (1992), Bartok the Magnificent (1999), BIONICLE 3: Web of Shadows (2005), Kirikou and the Wild Beasts (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, feel good, humorous, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: magic, surrealism, orphan, giant, adventure, aunt, friendship, young heroes, family, wish come true, escapades, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, england, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Freddie as F.R.O.7. (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, 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, exciting, feel good, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: espionage, secret agents, ocean, family, young heroes, rivalry, undercover, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, master villain, adventure ...
Place: france, london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, prince, witch, bat, friendship, heroic mission, kidnapping, curses spells and rituals, parallel world, good versus evil, misfit, youth ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, space and aliens, adventure, rescue, escapades, heroic mission, good versus evil, captivity, master villain, daring rescue, rivalry, enemy ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, heroic mission, adventure, friendship, rescue, family relations, good versus evil, princess, heroes, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, 2d animation
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: betrayal, child in peril, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, heroic mission, righting the wronged, wizards and magicians, rivalry, adventure, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, year 1979
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Kirikou and the Wild Beasts (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The film is a sub-story to Kirikou and the Sorceress rather than a straight sequel. The movie is set while Kirikou is still a child and Karaba is still a sorceress. Like Princes et princesses and Les Contes de la nuit, it is an anthology film ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, youth, young heroes, rivalry, village, animal life, heroes, family, musician's life, social relations, cooking and food, legends and myths ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: exciting, humorous, touching, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: fairy, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, adventure, daring rescue, save the day, youth, good versus evil, family, rivalry, escapades, rite of passage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Sandman and the Lost Sand of Dreams (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Each night, like every other child in the world, Miko goes to Dreamland thanks to magic sand dispersed by the Sandman. But one night, the evil dream Habumar steals the Sand of Dreams and takes control of Dreamland. The Sandman and his faithful sheep ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, save the day, good versus evil, escapades, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, youth, master villain, family, friendship, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens
Plot: fairy, imaginary kingdom, friendship, kidnapping, pirate, heroes, world war two, adventure, family, mischievous children, young heroes, mermaid ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1940, 50s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Snow Queen (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Russia, India, USA, Portugal, Brazil, Iran
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: fairy tale, captivating, exciting, sweet, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, friendship, youth, witchcraft, heroic mission, escapades, daring rescue, foe turned friend, family, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Pippi Longstocking (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Sweden, Germany, Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Pippi is a little girl who lives in her house with her horse and her monkey, while her father is sailing the seas.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, village life, heroes, pets, escapades, young heroes, family, youth, treasure hunt, rivalry, orphan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: heroic mission, heist, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, curses spells and rituals, disorder, family, adventure, escapades, youth, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig knows how important friendship is - he learned that from a spider named Charlotte. So when Wilbur meets Cardigan, a lonely lamb, Wilbur immediately makes him his friend.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friends, best friends, rescue, adventure, hopes, heroes, computers and web, pets, family, escapades, friendship, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, rivalry, youth, orphan, heroes, adventure, daring rescue, mischievous children, family, escapades, disorder, revolution ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: With school out for the summer, the Littles are vacationing in a cabin by the lake, and Stuart is so excited he could burst! But when Snowbell the cat is captured by a mean-spirited creature known simply as the Beast, it's up to Stuart and a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, misfit, best friends, escapades, daring rescue, adventure, partners, pirate, rescue, getting home, young heroes, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Care Bears: Oopsy Does It! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: While villain Grizzle plots against the Care Bears, it is up to Oopsy Bear to come to their rescue.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, good versus evil, rescue, young heroes, rivalry, escapades, heroes, family, disorder, life turned upside down ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Balto II: 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: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wolf pack, pets, against the odds, heroes, destiny, friendship, heroic mission, family life, self discovery, parents and children, daring rescue ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: talking animals, animal life, friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, wish come true, siblings relations, rescue, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, heroic mission, friendship, friends, kids in trouble, young heroes, rivalry, daring rescue, escapades, master villain, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, dark, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: summer camp, good versus evil, orphan, rescue, family, friendship, family relations, animal life, friends, disorder, mischievous children, adventure ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Kirikou and the Men and Women (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The grandfather welcomes us into his blue grotto, there was still beautiful memories of childhood to tell Kirikou: the times when he helped the men and women of his village and elsewhere ... He tells us how Kirikou, thanks to his bravery and ...
Style: feel good, exciting, captivating, light, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, village, escapades, wise man, young heroes, family, heroes, supernatural, youth, wizards and magicians ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, Ireland, Australia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A shaggy, candy-loving puppy named Dougal along with a group of friends embarks on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil ice sorcerer ZeeBad (Zebedee's evil twin). As the world is placed in mortal danger ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventurer, disorder, escapades, young heroes, mischievous children, rescue, best friends, rivalry, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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My Little Pony: The Movie (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Italy, South Korea
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: wish come true, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, friendship, animal life, friends, escapades, good versus evil, family, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: year 1986, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Legends of Valhalla: Thor (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Iceland, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An over confident teen with a magical weapon and a handful of imperfect gods join forces against an evil queen and her army of giants
Style: semi serious, exciting, entertaining, feel good
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, superhuman powers, heroes, rivalry, escapades, viking, youth, disorder, legends and myths ...
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set Sail For Adventure! A boatload of beloved VeggieTales pals embark on a fun and fresh pirate adventure with their trademark humor and silly songs in The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything - A VeggieTales Movie! Larry the Cucumber, Mr. Lunt and Pa ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, friends, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, friendship, siblings relations, heroic mission, teaching the ways of the world, imaginary kingdom, disorder ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Adventures of Brer Rabbit (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Get ready for all of the laughs, adventure and hip-hopping good times in this all-new imaginative and modern retelling of Uncle Remus' best-loved tales. Parents and kids alike will delight in the escapades of the most mischievous and clever ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: family life, gang, adventure, optimism, disorder, parallel world, hopes, partners, mischievous children, orphan, young heroes, pirate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Easter Egg Adventure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The idyllic Egg Town is the location for the The Easter Egg Adventure, which sees the beautiful location under threat from some dastardly thieves. Making off with the collection of Easter Egg's the town has managed to collate, it's up to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sweet
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, heroes, young heroes, adventure, youth, orphan, heroic mission, teaching the ways of the world, good versus evil, rescue, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Freedom Force (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: There is a plot under way to change the course of history. Four kids are chosen to be the Freedom Forceā€”a gang of unlikely heroes who travel through time to change the outcome of sacred stories.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: obsessive quest, adventure, youth, family, heroic mission, escapades, time travel, friendship, best friend, save the day, heroes, disorder ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, History, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This is an Australian made-for-television animated film from Burbank Films Australia. The film is an adaptation on Jules Verne's classic French novel, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870).
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ocean, heroic mission, rescue, family, rivalry, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, submarine, pirate, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%