Movies like The Otherworld

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The Otherworld (2016)
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The Otherworld (2016)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Otherworld is an original story and mystical tale inspired by Celtic mythology and Irish legends. One of the most fascinating characters in Celtic mythology, the Warrior Lugh, crosses Woodland heading to Tara to join the court of King Nuada and the Tuatha De Danann. Nuada and his kingdom are at this time oppressed by the Fomorian tribe, and trying to retaliate for their land and freedom. During Lugh's travel, he is bewitched by a faerie (Immrama) to a Beltane celebration, when the line between the human and fairy world are vulnerable and Lugh crosses unaware to The Otherworld - the fairy realm. Lugh and Immrama fall in love. However, they live in different times and worlds...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: legend, pagan, sword and sorcery, medieval
Place: ireland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, serious, exciting and atmospheric films with plots about sword and sorcery, surrealism, magic, princess, prince, king and love mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like The Otherworld: Hansel and Gretel (1983), The Frog Prince (1991), The Wizard of Stone Mountain (2011), Nemo (1984), The Brave Little Tailor (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hansel and Gretel (1983)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: This is Tim Burton's Disney Channel Halloween film short that only aired once. It combines live action and stop-motion, making for a creepy adventure into the woods.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: candy, witch, robot, evil woman, woman played by man, puppetry, stepmother, duck, toy maker, evil stepmother, surrealism, ladder ...
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95%
The Frog Prince (1991)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: German/Czechoslovakian depiction of the famous fairy tale 'The Frog Prince', by the Brothers Grimm. When a young princess, instead of being fully dedicated to her love, persists in running around like a tomboy and roaming the forests with ...
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The Wizard of Stone Mountain (2011)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Determined to win the respect of his people and the love of his life, Teela; Malik, The Wizard of Stone Mountain, makes a bargain with a demon to wield great power. It is up to the heroic warriors to save Malik from himself when the demon takes ...
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Nemo (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on Windsor McCay's comic strip, a little boy embarks on a dream-like adventure. Also known as Dream One.
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Duration: 95 min.
Style: fairy tale
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.1
 118
Cinderella (1989)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: West Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Style: fairy tale
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Snow Queen (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Finnish live action adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale, The Snow Queen. The tale centers on the struggle between good and evil as experienced by a little boy and girl, Kai and Kerttu.
Style: fairy tale
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Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
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Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
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Plot: legend, monster, sword and sorcery, sea, sea monster, flute, kingdom, son, prince, mermaid
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Cave of the Golden Rose 4 (1994)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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Style: exciting, serious
Audience: teens
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Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)
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Style: serious, exciting, stylized, surreal
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
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Style: fairy tale
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Immortal Woman (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
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Stormquest (1987)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Sleepwalk (1986)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Na Cha and the Seven Devils (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Magic Land of Mother Goose (1967)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mythica: The Iron Crown (2016)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Believer's Heaven (1977)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Wonder Woman (1974)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A super-hero uses her powers to thwart an international spy ring.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mermaids of Tiburon (1962)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
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