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: medieval, legend, pagan, sword and sorcery, celtic
Place: ireland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, serious, exciting and semi serious films with plots about sword and sorcery, surrealism, magic, king, medieval, love and female nudity mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like The Otherworld: Hansel and Gretel (1983), Throg (2004), The Frog Prince (1991), Nemo (1984), The Wizard of Stone Mountain (2011). 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: witch, candy, duck, forest, toys, surrealism, robot, evil stepmother, toy maker, cake, toy, ladder ...
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95%
 2.8
 53
Throg (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Believing he's destined for greatness, an unlikely hero named Throg (Dana Lee) embarks on a wild adventure filled with Greek gods, Arthurian knights, certified loonies, nasty harpies, talking pigs, garbage collectors and one twisted forest ...
Plot: cult, sword and sorcery, time travel, surrealism, medieval, farce, excalibur
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: swimming pool, ritual, picnic, prank, party, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.6
 193
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.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: surrealism, children, sword and sorcery, elevator, submarine, sword and fantasy
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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 ...
Plot: sword, magic, zombie, sword and planet, sword and sorcery, demon, plague, betrayal, wizards, soul music, sword fight, lust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 3.0
 757
Dragon (2006)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to save her kingdom from an advancing army of dark elves, Princess Vanir must traverse the haunted forest of Sidhe. With the help of loyal adventurers Cador and Artemir, they encounter the army of elves, a mysterious ...
Plot: princess, dragon, creature, magic, sword and fantasy, sword fight, a vision, sword, warrior, mythical creature, attack, prophecy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.6
 400
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
Plot: snow, child in peril, children
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.2
 120
Cinderella (1989)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: West Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: pigeon, prince, love, half sister, shoes, castle, stepmother
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Princess and the Pauper (1997)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a twin princess and a prince who where seperated after their birth.
Plot: king, love, princess, brother brother relationship, female nudity, kingdom, rebellion, wizards, medieval, bare chested male fighting
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Journey to Promethea (2010)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A tyrannical king reigns over his kingdom with an iron fist, but there is hope. A prophecy foretold long ago states that a boy will rise up against the oppressive regime and lead his people to the promised land of Promethea. This is the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, intense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, revolution, rebellion, danger, corrupted ruler, destiny, escapades, hopes, rivalry, supernatural, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Brave Little Tailor (1991)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: princess, king, tailor, unicorn, vigilante, butterfly, butt naked, dancing, memory, fear, mask
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Sinbad: The Battle of the Dark Knights (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young boy is taught to use his imagination by his grandfather who casts him in a great adventure back in time. Using a magic coin, he enters the medieval world of Sinbad, who must rescue a beautiful princess from the clutches of an evil knight.
Style: twist ending
Plot: medieval, sinbad, sailor, katana sword, republican, wizards, revenge, mirror, troubled production, good versus evil, quest, sword and sorcery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Phra Apai Mani (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Thailand
Story: Two princes get banned from Rattana by their father, King Sudas. During their journey, one of the brothers, Apai Mani, gets kidnapped by a giant sea witch who fell in love with him. His brother Sri Suvan and a couple of warriors want to rescue him.
Plot: legend, son, sea monster, kingdom, sea, prince, monster, sword and sorcery, flute, mermaid
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An original story featuring performances by Cirque du Soleil. A young woman is entranced by an Aerialist. When they fall into the dreamlike world of Cirque du Soleil and are separated, they travel through the different tent worlds trying to find ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, surreal
Plot: circus, clown, fall in love, dancer, performance, disorder, imaginary, young lovers, fish out of water, oldies, artists and showbiz, lovers apart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Journey into Bliss (2004)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The film deals loosely with the adventures of the grizzled Gustav who captains a ship – a giant floating ‘snailboat’ – with a crew of talking animals and lumbering sailors in blackface. It unspools like a perverse children’s story book, ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: owl, absurdism, king, vomiting, frog, surrealism, dictator, bear, gold, palace, splatter, snail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Secret of Roan Inish (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon learns the local legend that an ancestor of hers married a Selkie - a seal who can turn into a human. Years earlier, her baby brother ...
Style: touching, sentimental, scenic, melancholic, atmospheric ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: island, ancient mystery, riddles and clues, legend, family, friendship, young heroes, adventure, danger, social relations, seal the animal, fishing boat ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1946
Place: ireland, europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2004)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "Dragon's World: A Fantasy Made Real" is a nature mockumentary about a British scientific team that attempts to understand the unique the incredible beasts that have fascinated people for ages. CGI is used to create the dragons.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: scientist, museum, cave, skeleton, computer animation, good versus evil, dragon, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, rescue, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Lesbian Harem (1987)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Two lesbian lovers escape the city to commit a lovers-suicide deep in the forest. There they are captured by the queen of a lesbian colony who uses the two lovers for her own sex games. The couple organize a revolt against the queen.
Style: erotic, fairy tale
Plot: lesbian, death sentence, harem, hermaphrodite, palace, masturbation, uniform, schoolgirl, whistling, suicide, gun, lesbian lover ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 1K
Bluebeard (2009)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An adaptation of the classic tale of a wealthy aristocrat with a blue beard.
Style: fairy tale, gothic, tense, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: convent, serial killer, family relations, couple relations, deadly, battle of the sexes, gender, crimes, couples, palaces castles and temples, mysterious place, feminism ...
Time: contemporary, 16th century, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Sleeping Beauty (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A beautiful princess born in a faraway kingdom is destined by a terrible curse to prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and fall into a deep sleep that can only be awakened by true love's first kiss.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: baby, newborn, queen, prince, king, revenge, love, fairy, dream
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 273
Sleepwalk (1986)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: “Driver’s first feature – a luminous, oddball comic fantasy about ancient Chinese curses and Xerox machines, set in Manhattan’s Chinatown and its immediate environs – may well be the most visually ravishing American independent film of its ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: female protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.3
 638
Carnival Magic (1983)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician in a carnival--who actually can read minds and levitate people and objects--works with a superintelligent chimp named Alex, who can also talk. The magician and the chimp soon become the stars of the carnival, drawing in big crowds. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: circus, kidnapping, mind reading, carnival, chimpanzee, magician, confined, manipulations, manipulation, save the day, rivalry, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 80s
Place: southern usa, india, north carolina, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hidden Beauties (1999)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Three gorgeous beauties awaken from an ancient nap and immediately begin making up for lost time, engaging in as many passionate encounters as time will allow.
Style: stylized, sexual, sexy, semi serious
Plot: couples, estate, dungeon, gays and lesbians, surrender, curses spells and rituals, sexual relations, siblings relations, vengeance, time travel, haunted by the past, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Jemiyah Jones & the Vampyre Ghost Ship (0000)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: 15-year old English girl, Jemiyah Jones, continues the adventures this time in the realm of the Vampyre. The very elegant Romani's, the oldest Vampyre clan in Romania are airing dirty family laundry - and when Vampyres clash that laundry is ...
Plot: ghost, adventurer, vampirism, ghoul, witchcraft
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 236
Pound (1970)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a pound, 18 dogs wait to be adopted.
Style: offbeat, experimental, suspense, biting, surreal ...
Plot: satire, animal life, captivity, confined, puppy, surrealism, held at gunpoint, animal shelter, switchblade, sex on table, woman slaps man, death row ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Alice in Wonderland (1982)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young girl named Alice falls down a rabbit-hole and finds herself in Wonderland, a fantasy land of strange characters and ideas.
Plot: tea party, wonderland, alice character, cat, fish, frog, queen, female protagonist, juror, caterpillar, playing card, adaptation ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Midnight Show (2016)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Horror/Comedy that takes place in a movie theater as patrons watch the trailers of B Movie trailers.
Plot: parody, cult
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Iaga (2015)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Iaga secretly exposes the marriage between Desdemona and Othella, but when the marriage is accepted by Venetian nobility, Iaga plots to drive a wedge between Othella and Desdemona using handsome Cassio as her pawn.
Plot: racism, magic, gender bending, shakespeare's othello, lesbian
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hermie & Friends: A Fruitcake Christmas (2005)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: offbeat, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, toddlers, family outing
Plot: computer animation, disorder, friends, family relations, escapades, family, danger, pets, heroes, family life, christmas, caterpillar
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Emmanuelle 2000: Being Emmanuelle (2000)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's the first movie from the Emmanuelle's 2000 movie collection.
Style: sexploitation film, erotic
Plot: emmanuelle, sexploitation, nude model, bathtub, lesbianism, lesbian sex, female masturbation, female nudity, sex, erotica
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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