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: 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, boy, fish, polar bear, walrus, adventure, ocean or sea, daring rescue, family, rescue, 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, victorian era, 1850s
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, escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, heroes and imaginary mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Water Babies: Bartok the Magnificent (1999), Freddie as F.R.O.7. (1992), Balto: Wolf Quest (2002), The Chipmunk Adventure (1987), How the Toys Saved Christmas (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, daring rescue, family, rescue, friendship, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, heroic mission, family, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, righting the wronged, good versus evil, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: adventure, young heroes, 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 ⇓
84%
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, teens, kids
Plot: frog, espionage, master villain, martial arts, mischievous children, family, secret agents, superhero, adventure, ocean or sea, young heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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 ⇓
79%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pets, adventure, young heroes, daring rescue, family, getting home, rescue, save the day, friendship, parents and children, heroic mission, family life ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, mischievous children, heroes, anti heroes, unlikely partners, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, escapades, dangerous animal ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: fairy, friendship, adventure, young heroes, imaginary, good versus evil, magic, mischievous children, supernatural, small town, imaginary kingdom, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, best friends, goofy hero, family, mischievous children, pirate, unlikely partners, young heroes, chase, race against time, rescue ...
⇓ 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: humorous, semi serious
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 ⇓
64%
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: good versus evil, mischievous children, adventure, daring rescue, family, parallel world, family life, danger, escapades, heroes, orphan, revolution ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, sweet, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, daring rescue, good versus evil, friendship, imaginary, family, heroic mission, foe turned friend, witchcraft, brother sister relationship, folk tale ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: curses spells and rituals, anthropomorphism, family, heroic mission, adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroes, imaginary, youth, unlikely partners, young heroes, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, martial arts, family, young heroes, ocean or sea, rescue, adventure, treasure hunt, friendship, parents and children, adoption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: island, kidnapping, adventure, friendship, pirate, fairy, family, young heroes, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, 1950s, year 1940
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary, young heroes, heroic mission, friends, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, obsessive quest, youth ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, kids, family outing
Plot: fairy, friends, rescue, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children, young heroes, flying, summer, countryside, parent child relationship, vacation, father daughter conflict ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Tarzan 2 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: tarzan, jungle, adventure, young heroes, family, mischievous children, good versus evil, survival, rescue, danger, orphan, self discovery ...
Time: turn of the century, 20th century, 19th century, 1890s, 1900s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Princess and the Cobbler (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is written among the limitless constellations of the celestial heavens, and in the depths of the emerald seas, and upon every grain of sand in the vast deserts, that the world which we see is an outward and visible dream, of an inward and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: desert, princess, troubled production, cinderella story, young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, battle, prophecy, witch, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: captivating, humorous, colourful, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: imaginary kingdom, mermaid, good versus evil, young heroes, underwater, adventure, family, follow your dream, princess, rivalry, ocean or sea, escapades ...
Time: 1830s, 1820s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary, danger, friends, adventure, on the road, imaginary kingdom, lion, dog, young heroes, friendship, escapades, family ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, heroes, village, youth, legends and myths, family, village life, wizards and magicians, animal life, danger, escapades ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, village life, village, mischievous children, pirate, ocean or sea, daughter, young heroes, family, rescue, treasure hunt, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 115
Sinbad (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A brave young man fights with courage against all enemies to earn his wealth.
Style: serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventurer, adventure, island, daring rescue, ship, family, good versus evil, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: barbie, kidnapping, mermaid, rescue, adventure, ocean or sea, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroes, family, imaginary, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: daring rescue, adventure, in the woods, friendship, heroic mission, family, lake or river, animal life, fish out of water, escapades, heroes, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: feel good, exciting, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: investigation, mouse, adventure, good versus evil, queen, family, uncover truth, private detective, danger, disney, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s, victorian era, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: puppets, friendship, adventure, animal life, countryside, family, escapades, disorder, friends, rescue, danger, anthropomorphic animal ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%