Movies like Babes in Toyland 1961

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Babes in Toyland (1961)
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Babes in Toyland (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: All roads lead to magical, merry Toyland as Mary Contrary and Tom Piper prepare for their wedding! But villainous Barnaby wants Mary for himself, so he kidnaps Tom, setting off a series of comic chases, searches, and double-crosses! The "March Of The Wooden Soldiers" helps put Barnaby in his place, and ensures a "happily ever after" for Tom and Mary!
Style: fairy tale, humorous, christmas special, sentimental, light, unusual plot structure, sweet, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, disney, toys, holiday, adventure, family, romance, dancing, magic, greed, catastrophe, dinosaur, revenge, treasure, children, island, music, talking animals, video game, hip hop, lone hero, kids and family, fantasy world, destiny, brutality ...

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Most similar movies to Babes in Toyland

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and fairy tale films with plots about family, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, magic, escapades and imaginary kingdom mostly in Family, Fantasy and Musical genres. Some movies like Babes in Toyland: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968), Popeye (1980), A Simple Wish (1997), Hook (1991), Cinderella (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Babes in Toyland (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: 11-year-old Lisa has no time for toys; she's too busy taking care of her siblings and cooking for her mother. During the Christmas Eve blizzard, Lisa travels to Toyland in Wizard of Oz-like fashion and arrives just in time for a wedding. Young ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, child, holiday, youth, heroes, rescue, kidnapping, family, rivalry, contests and competitions, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery, but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car, a foreign government becomes interested in it, and resorts to skulduggery to get their hands on it.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: flying car, car, childhood, youth, family, adventure, dancing, children, spy, magic, single father, fictional country ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
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Popeye (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who's searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl household, where he meets Olive. Before he can win her heart, he ...
Style: humorous, absurd, twists and turns, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: sailor, abandoned baby, family, disney, bully, rescue, family relations, kidnapping, love triangle, love and romance, eccentric family, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Simple Wish (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Murray is a male fairy godmother, and he is trying to help 8-year-old Anabel to fulfil her "simple wish" - that her father Oliver, who is a cab driver, would win the leading role in a Broadway musical. Unfortunately, Murray's magic ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, good versus evil, fairy godmother, magic wand, family, witch, father daughter relationship, rivalry, down on your luck, supernatural ability, wish come true, parents and children ...
Place: nebraska, manhattan new york city, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Elmo loves his fuzzy, blue blanket, and would never let anything happen to it. However, a tug-of-war with his friend Zoe sends his blanket to a faraway land, and Elmo in hot pursuit. Facing life without his cherished blanket, Elmo musters all of his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: muppets, puppet, friendship, family, adventure, love, redemption, parallel universe, natural disaster, destiny, fantasy world, talking animals ...
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
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Hook (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see Granny Wendy in London, where the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, entertaining, touching, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: childhood, pirate, adventure, fairy, kidnapping, magic, family, good versus evil, rescue, duel, destiny, creativity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, big ben london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
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Cinderella (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Updated version of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the classic fairy-tale, with an all-star, multi-racial cast.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, sexy, humorous, talky ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, chick flick, preschoolers ...
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, interracial relations, disney, happy ending, magic, women, family, evil stepmother, couples, true love, culture clash ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mr. Conductor's supply of magic gold dust, which allows him to travel between Shining Time and Thomas's island, is critically low. Unfortunately, he doesn't know how to get more. Meanwhile, Thomas is fending off attacks by the nasty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, splatter, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: train, adventure, family, magic, rescue, friendship, rivalry, escapades, young heroes, adventurer, good versus evil, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: london, toronto ontario canada, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Sleeping Beauty (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, stylized, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, kids, date night, family outing
Plot: elf, sleeping, magic, curse, queen, king, princess, family relations, escapades, family, intrigue, good versus evil ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
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Peter Pan (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Broadway musical adaptation of the fabled children's story.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, adventurer, young heroes, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, friends, imaginary kingdom, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Kids of the Round Table (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in modern times, Alex finds King Arthur's sword Excalibur and must prove himself worthy of it.
Style: sexy, humorous, stylized, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, magic, child protagonist, good versus evil, fantasy world, heroic mission, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, escapades, mischievous children, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After telling the story of Flint's last journey to young Jim Hawkins, Billy Bones has a heart attack and dies just as Jim and his friends are attacked by pirates. The gang escapes into the town where they hire out a boat and crew to find the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, visually appealing, parody, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: muppets, puppet, disney, pirate, island, treasure, childhood, treasure hunt, family, adventure, youth, ship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 5K
Frosty (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a conceited young man and a young woman with a tyrannical step-mother, who must overcome magical trials in order to be together.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: winter, magic, selfishness, family, family relations, wizards and magicians, parent child relationship, curse, christmas, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, love and romance ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
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Three Brothers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three brothers leave their home to see the world. During their journey, young men as by miracle enter into famous fairy tales (Little Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Twelve Months) and face traps, unexpected moments and even love in a story full of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: princess, witch, stepmother, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, sibling relationship, family, escapades, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Get ready for the wildest adventure of a lifetime in the most ambitious production ever brought to film. Earning a 1967 Academy Award nomination for Best Picture, this dazzling fantasy turns both ordinary and exotic animals into talking, dancing and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, talky, colourful, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: animals, island, mad scientist, family, adventure, youth, dancing, talking animals, sailing, veterinarian, vegetarian, rainstorm ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1930s, victorian era
Place: africa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Nutcracker (1993)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, a little girl named Marie falls asleep and dreams herself into a fantastic world in which her toys become larger than life. She meets up with the Nutcracker Prince who takes her on a journey to his kingdom and defends her from the ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, semi serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, ballet, family relations, young heroes, rescue, family, disorder, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, escapades, youth, nutcracker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventurer, pirate, good versus evil, friendship, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, rivalry, youth, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso,and her pet monkey, Mr. Neilson, and takes up residence in the old family home, which is thought by neighborhood ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, light, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, little girl, friendship, family, magic, children, greed, family relations, rescue, young heroes, disorder, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Snow White (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A prince, seeking the greatest treasure, stumbles upon seven little men guarding a coffin. They tell him the story of Snow White, a beautiful princess who was forced to run away from home after her jealous stepmother tried to have her killed. When ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, humorous, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: snow white, house, prince, sleeping, chase, family relations, friends, curses spells and rituals, physical appearance, cinderella story, fall in love, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of Munchkin-like people. All the Whos love Christmas, yet just outside of their beloved Whoville lives the Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty ...
Style: fairy tale, funny, feel good, light, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, imaginary kingdom, santa claus, holiday, family, villain turns good, redemption, magic, surrealism, silly humor, dog, farce ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Ella Enchanted (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ella lives in a magical world in which each child, at the moment of their birth, is given a virtuous "gift" from a fairy godmother. Ella's so-called gift, however, is obedience. This birthright proves itself to be quite the curse once ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: fairy, magic, adventure, cinderella story, fall in love, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, true love, wizards and magicians, fairy godmother, prince, cinderella ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.8
 171K
Mary Poppins (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Style: uplifting, fairy tale, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: magic, nanny, female protagonist, mischievous children, imagination, kite, disney, banker, brother sister relationship, levitation, child's point of view, adventure ...
Time: edwardian era, 1910s, 20th century
Place: london, england, united kingdom, europe, east end london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Lost Princess (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The warrior is Esmeralda, a princess who has brains, can fight and is pretty, too. The sexy one is Don Juan, a pretty boy laughing at danger. These two Spanish champions, along with Don Juan's sidekick Miguel, dance and joke their way through a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, royal family, adventurer, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, escapades, heroic mission, family, princess, prince, sword and sorcery, swashbuckler ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Labyrinth (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Frustrated with babysitting on yet another weekend night, Sarah - a teenager with an active imagination - summons the Goblins from her favourite book, "Labyrinth", to take the baby stepbrother away. When little Toby actually disappears, ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, humorous, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: surrealism, rescue, good versus evil, adventure, maze, beast, imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, friendship, heroes, puppet, hopes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Snow White and the Three Stooges (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time, in the kingdom of Fortunia, a noble king and his lovely young queen lack but one blessing to make their joy complete. The queen gives birth to a daughter named Snow White, but dies soon after. The king mourns her, but in time, he ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale, feel good, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: snow white, prince, princess, three stooges, bow and arrow, poisoned, horse riding, farce, forest, misfit partners, adventure, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 420
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: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, escapades, hopes, daring rescue, youth, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 1K
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: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, youth, witch, magic, puppet, island, imaginary kingdom, heroes, young heroes, adventure, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, parallel world, hopes, daring rescue, orphan, rivalry, kidnapping, heroic mission ...
Place: eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ 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: youth, adventure, giant, adventurer, young heroes, escapades, legends and myths, disorder, friends, family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Prince Charming (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an extramarital indiscretion, a fairy-tale prince and his sidekick are turned into frogs for all eternity or until the prince can convince a maiden to kiss and then marry him.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, frog, love and romance, adventure, curses spells and rituals, time travel, destiny, royal family, disorder, romance, opposites attract, wooing ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%