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SuperBook (1981)
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SuperBook (1981)
Original name: Superbook
Genre: Animation, Family, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Superbook, also known as Animated Parent and Child Theatre, is an anime television series initially produced by Tatsunoko Productions in Japan in conjunction with the Christian Broadcasting Network in the United States and more recently solely produced by CBN for global distribution and broadcast. The series chronicled the events of the Bible's Old and New Testaments in its 52 episode run. The first 26 episodes aired from October 1, 1981 to March 29, 1982. The series returned as Superbook II with 26 episodes to air from April 4, 1983 to September 26, 1983. Between both series in the first run was the companion series The Flying House. The Christian Broadcasting Network is currently producing a new Superbook series and has released fourteen episodes. The original series was broadcast on TV Tokyo, Fuji Television, and on various local stations across Japan, achieving good ratings during its broadcast run. The English version was aired on CBN Cable, and in syndication. It was previously seen on the Trinity Broadcasting Network, but is currently off the schedule.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, contemplative
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: time travel, adventure, youth, family, religions or cults, hopes, society, imaginary, escapades, young heroes, christianity, bible, christian
Time: ancient history

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, semi serious and humorous films and TV series with plots about escapades, family, adventure, imaginary, heroes, young heroes and youth mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like SuperBook: The Flying House (1982), Once Upon a Time... Life (1987), Ben 10 (2005), Widget, the World Watcher (1990), The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Flying House (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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Story: Corky, Angey, and Justin are playing hide and seek in the woods when a sudden storm appears and they come upon a house in the woods. They go inside and meet Professor Bumble and his Solar Ion Robot, SIR. They discover the house is a flying time ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: time travel, imaginary, society, adventure, young heroes, technology gone awry, escapades, hopes, family, religions or cults, youth, christian ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
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95%
Once Upon a Time... Life (1987)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: France, Japan, Canada, Italy, Belgium, Spain, Netherlands
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Il était une fois... la vie is a French animated television series which tells the story of the human body for children. The program was originally produced in France in 1987 by Procidis and directed by Albert Barillé. The series consists of 26 ...
Style: captivating, serious, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, society, escapades, dedicated educator, wisdom of life, wise man, human nature, imaginary, 2d animation, body, biology, virus ...
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Ben 10 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ben 10 was an American animated series created by Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. The series is about a 10 year old boy named Ben Tennyson who gets a watch-like alien device called the "Omnitrix". Attached to his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, family, artifact, superhuman powers, save the world, escapades, imaginary, young heroes, space and aliens, transformation, evil alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Widget, the World Watcher (1990)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Widget, the World Watcher is an animated television series which debuted in syndication on September 29, 1990. The series ran for two seasons; in the first season, it aired once a week, and in the second season, the series expanded to 5 days a week. ...
Style: semi serious, thought provoking, captivating, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: benign alien, heroes, escapades, young heroes, family, space and aliens, adventure, contamination, adventurer, youth, society, environmentalism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Peter Pan is an anime series by Nippon Animation, and directed by Takashi Nakamura and Yoshio Kuroda, which first aired in Japan on the Fuji TV network between January 8, 1989 and December 24, 1989. It is an adaptation of the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, friendship, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, island, disorder, friends, mermaid, pirate, imaginary, adventure, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Franklin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Franklin is an Canadian educational animated television series, based on the Franklin the Turtle books by Brenda Clark and Paulette Bourgeois. The television series was named after its main character, Franklin the Turtle. It was produced by PolyGram ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: turtle, parents and children, friendship, best friends, escapades, youth, heroes, young heroes, family, friends, family relations, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Atomic Betty (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, Kazakhstan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Atomic Betty is a Canadian-French animated science fantasy television series produced by Atomic Cartoons, Breakthrough Films & Television, and Tele Images Kids. Additional funding for production is provided by Teletoon in Canada and M6 and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, outer space, adventure, hidden identity, young heroes, disorder, danger, escapades, youth, rivalry, imaginary, superheroine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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WordGirl (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: WordGirl is an American children’s animated television series for children aged 9 –12, produced by the Soup2Nuts animation unit of Scholastic Entertainment for PBS Kids. The show began as a series of shorts that premiered on PBS Kids Go! on ...
Style: humorous, exciting, educational, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, young heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, youth, crime fighter, secret identity, villain, monkey, adventure, schoolgirl, friendship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Super Why! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Super Why! or The Reading Adventures of Super Why! is a CGI animated show developed by Angela C. Santomero and Samantha Freeman Alpert. The TV series is produced by New York City-based Out of the Blue Enterprises and Toronto-based DHX Media through ...
Style: fairy tale, educational, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, escapades, imaginary, family, team, clue, superhero, book, adventure, friendship, heroes, reading a book
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Chaotic (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Chaotic is an American-Canadian animated fantasy television series produced by 4Kids Entertainment and animated by Bardel Entertainment. It is based on the Danish trading card game of the same name. Much of the plot is based on the original ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, adventure, good versus evil, danger, imaginary kingdom, battles, escapades, heroes, young heroes, parallel world, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest is an American animated action-adventure television series produced by Hanna-Barbera and broadcast on Cartoon Network from August 26, 1996 to September 24, 1999. A revival of the 1960s Jonny Quest franchise, it ...
Style: serious, exciting, reboot
Audience: kids
Plot: youth, young heroes, family, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, computer genius, world spanning, surrealism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Freedom Force (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: There is a plot under way to change the course of history. Four kids are chosen to be the Freedom Force—a gang of unlikely heroes who travel through time to change the outcome of sacred stories.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroic mission, obsessive quest, friendship, youth, adventure, escapades, time travel, imaginary, family, best friend, save the day, danger ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Once Upon a Time... Man (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, History, War
Country: France, Canada, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Spain, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Once Upon a Time… Man is a French animated TV series from 1978 directed by Albert Barillé. It is the first in the Once Upon a Time... franchise. The series explains world history in a format designed for children. The action focuses around one ...
Style: witty, captivating, serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: escapades, elderly, imaginary, dedicated educator, society, family, wise man, human nature, wisdom of life, evolution, religion
Time: 16th century, 17th century, 15th century, 1910s, 1900s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Once Upon a Time Was the Space (1982)
Genre: Animation, Family, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Country: Netherlands, France, Italy, Spain, Japan, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Once Upon a Time… Space is a French/Japanese animated TV series from 1982, directed by Albert Barillé. The series was animated in Japan by the animation studio Eiken, and is thus considered to be anime as it also aired on Japanese TV, albeit not ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: outer space, spacewalk, space station, family, escapades, society, imaginary, space and aliens, mars, human nature, wisdom of life, wise man ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Jacob Two-Two (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Jacob Two-Two is a Canadian animated TV series based on a trilogy of books written by Mordecai Richler that first aired on Canadian children's channel YTV and aired on the French Canadian VRAK.TV as Jacob Jacob, in Spanish on Telemundo as ...
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating
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Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Miles from Tomorrowland (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hitch a ride with MILES FROM TOMORROWLAND and... LET'S ROCKET! Climb aboard the starship "Stellosphere" and meet Miles Callisto, his loving family and his best buddy Merc, a robo-ostrich built for speed, friendship and fun! Tasked by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, semi serious, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: outer space, family, space travel, adventurer, parents and children, escapades, heroes, siblings relations, youth, young heroes, space and aliens, space station ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Bakugan Battle Brawlers is a Japanese action adventure anime television series produced by TMS Entertainment and Japan Vistec under the direction of Mitsuo Hashimoto. The story centers on the lives of creatures called Bakugan and the battle brawlers ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, heroes, youth, battles, good versus evil, imaginary, rivalry, friendship, friends, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ben 10: Ultimate Alien (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Ben 10: Ultimate Alien is an American animated television series – the third entry in Cartoon Network's Ben 10 franchise created by team Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. It was slated to premiere after the series ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, heroic mission, secret identity, young heroes, good versus evil, adventure, superhuman powers, save the world, teenage life, heroes, androids and robots, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Seabert (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Seabert is an animated television series from 1985. It was created by BZZ films in Paris and originally aired in French before being translated into different languages around the world. In the United States, the show aired on HBO starting in 1987. ...
Style: exciting, thought provoking, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rescue, family, heroes, youth, save the planet, animal life, environmentalism, friends, adventurer, escapades, adventure, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Peter Pan and the Pirates (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan, Australia, Taiwan, Philippines, Canada, South Korea, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Pan lives in the Neverland with a gang of orphan boys, fairy Tinkerbell, and friends Wendy, John, and Michael Darling. Amid numerous adventures, the children are constantly menaced by pirate Captain James Hook and his band of no-goods.
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pirate, fairy, imaginary, young heroes, rivalry, heroes, adventure, youth, mischievous children, family, escapades, grownups ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Animalia (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Animalia is an Australian children's television series based on the 1986 picture book of the same name by illustrator Graeme Base in 2012 being distributed by Cyber Group Studios.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, save the day, escapades, friends, animal life, danger, imaginary kingdom, family, imaginary, friendship, good versus evil, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Speed Racer (1967)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Teenager Speed Racer aspires to be the world's best race-car champion with the help of his friends, family and his father's high-tech race-car, the Mach 5.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: race, racing, car chase, contests and competitions, hotshot hero, rivalry, adventure, young heroes, espionage, save the day, heroic mission, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 321
The 3 Wise Men (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: France, Spain, UK, Ireland
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A brilliantly animated adaptation of the classic Christian story, 3 WISE MEN features the voices of Emilio Estevez, Martin Sheen, and Mexican television star Jaci Velasquez. Created by the same artists who animated FANTASIA 2000, HERCULES, and ...
Style: epic, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, contemplative ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, obsessive quest, heroic mission, treasure hunt, miraculous event, legends and myths, hopes, escapades, destiny, family, society, performer's life ...
Time: ancient history
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ten years after the Ceremonial Battle, a teenage boy named Yuuki Judai heads off in order to join the Duelist Yousei School located on a remote island off the coast of Japan. There he meets his fellow students and gains a few friends, along with ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, futuristic, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, monster, supernatural, contests and competitions, danger, escapades, good versus evil, imaginary, rivalry, duel, cards ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
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Ben Hur (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the first century A.D., Judah Ben-Hur is a young Hebrew prince who is thrown into slavery by the Romans after a tragic accident. He sets out to win his way back to his home on a heroic journey of discovery. Judah's love for a beautiful ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, human spirit, captivity, rivalry, betrayal, society, heroes, battles, redemption, getting home, hopes, family ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, ancient times
Place: holy land, jerusalem, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Kimba the White Lion (1965)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a brave and optimistic little white lion, moral leader for good animals in a jungle surrounded by dangers.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, escapades, orphan, heroes, adventure, danger, family, animal life, jungle, surrealism, utopia quest, lion ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Beyblade: Metal Fusion (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Metal Fight Beyblade is a Japanese manga created by Takafumi Adachi. It is also an anime production based on the original. It is currently being serialized by the monthly CoroCoro Comic.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, save the day, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, super weapon, escapades, supernatural, friends, imaginary, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Static Shock (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Static Shock is an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation. It is part of the DC animated universe. It was animated at the Slightly Offbeat Productions Studios in Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand. The New Zealand based ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, experimental
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, fighting crime, heroic mission, save the day, good versus evil, superhuman powers, master villain, youth, righting the wronged, teenage life, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.0
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Planet Sheen (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Planet Sheen is an American CGI animated television series. It is the 2010 spin-off sequel of the 2002 series The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius as well as the 2001 Oscar-nominated film Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius. The show was created by ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: vengeance, computer animation, young heroes, rivalry, escapades, youth, misfit, space travel, disorder, fish out of water, imaginary, distant planet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Noein (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noein: To Your Other Self, also known simply as Noein, is a science fiction anime television series directed by Kazuki Akane and Kenji Yasuda and produced by Satelight. The series has 24 episodes which comprise a complete storyline. The English ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, time travel, danger, escapades, imaginary, heroes, battles, friends, master warrior ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%