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Nelly's Adventure
Original name: Nelly's Abenteuer
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Nelly's holiday in Romania takes a very dramatic turn when she accidentally discovers her family's secret plan to relocate to beautiful Transylvania. Running away to avoid the reality of her fate, she walks straight into the hands of kidnappers! Their leader is an unscrupulous German engineer, plotting to destroy her father's energy project by forcing the family to leave the country. Together with the help of the mysterious Mr. Holzinger, Nelly's parents mount a desperate search for their daughter. Nelly, in turn, befriends two young Roma siblings, Tibi and Roxana, who aide her in her adventurous escape. Together, they cross mountains and rivers, flee from a dungeon, board a moving train, 'borrow' a car and become the heroes of the day!
Plot: new job, children, vacation, migration
Place: transylvania, romania, germany

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A Love Story, Lindenfeld
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
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RV
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Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family – led by dysfunctional patriarch, Bob – prepares for the adventure of a lifetime. But spending two weeks together in one ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, road movie, absurd ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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    User:   67%
 
The Wild Soccer Bunch
Genre: Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, kids
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    User:   75%
 
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Magic in the Water
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Radio psychologist Jack Black takes his children Joshua and Ashley on a 'vacation' to a lake in British Columbia. While he grinds away at work the children discover that the famous local lake monster "Orky" may not be just a ...
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Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
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Cheaper by the Dozen 2
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
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Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
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Plot: chicken, chicken coop, hostility, girl gang, mascot, shotgun, friendship between girls, female friendship, nature, gang, bikini, virgin ...
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Haba-baba-doo! Puti-puti-poo!
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Philippines
Story: Unemployed Babalu & Redford White find work as maids at a household full of kids.
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    User:   64%
 
Giddy Vacations
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Hungary
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A family of boisterous children expect their father to organize a really exciting holiday. So when the chance comes up of spending it on a boat, the Ramona, it seems that the problem is solved.
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The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar II
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    User:   47%
 
The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar III: The Mystery of the Snake Crown
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    User:   54%
 
Vampire Sisters
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Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   48%
 
Rascals and Robbers: The Secret Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn
Genre: Adventure, Family
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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War of the Buttons
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The Prince and the Pauper
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Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
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The Crocodiles Strike Back
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The Further Adventures of the Wilderness Family
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The Muppets
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, clever, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Little Ark
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: children, church, child in peril, flood, drowning
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
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Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, uplifting
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Place: usa, new mexico
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    User:   34%
 
Pippi in the South Seas
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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Duration: 86 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
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