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The Little Mermaid (1992)
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The Little Mermaid (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Disney's The Little Mermaid is an American animated television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation based on the 1989 Disney film of the same name. It features the adventures of Ariel as a mermaid prior to the events of the film. This series is the first Disney television series to be spun off from a major animated film. Some of the voice actors of the film reprise their roles in the series, among them Jodi Benson as Ariel, Samuel E. Wright as Sebastian, Kenneth Mars as King Triton, and Pat Carroll as Ursula. The Little Mermaid premiered in the fall of 1992 with the animated prime time special called "A Whale of a Tale," then moved to Saturday mornings. This series originally appeared on CBS, with an original run from 1992 to 1994. It was later shown in reruns on the Disney Channel until 2008. Some of the episodes contain musical segments, featuring original songs written for the series. The opening theme to the show is an instrumental combination of the songs "Part of Your World", "Under the Sea", and "Kiss the Girl". The overture for the stage musical of The Little Mermaid is similar to this.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, fairy tale, colourful, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: mermaid, imaginary kingdom, underwater, underwater scene, fish, princess, youth, imaginary, friendship, family, escapades, young heroes, ocean, danger, ocean or sea, best friend, crab, father daughter relationship, trident, redhead, artifact, teenage life, friends, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, semi serious, humorous and captivating films and TV series with plots about family, escapades, friendship, friends, imaginary, youth and adventure mostly in Animation, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Little Mermaid: Sofia the First (2012), W.I.T.C.H. (2004), Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom (2009), Timon & Pumbaa (1995), The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sofia the First (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Becoming royalty overnight is every girl's dream, and Sofia is eager to prove she can be a true princess. Visit an enchanted circus, meet a pet dragon and soar through desert skies with Sofia and Amber on a magic carpet ride! But when their ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, 3d animation
Audience: family outing, kids
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Time: 2010s
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, light, feel good, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: princess, mermaid, prince, disney, imaginary kingdom, witch, first love, good versus evil, magic, sea, fish out of water, king ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 80s
Place: denmark, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Follow Ariel's adventures before she gave up her fins for true love. When Ariel wasn't singing with her sisters, she spent time with her mother, Queen Athena. Ariel is devastated when Athena is kidnapped by pirates, and after King Triton ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sweet, colourful, semi serious ...
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Plot: mermaid, princess, disney, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, true love, young heroes, underwater scene, rivalry, adventure, underwater, follow your dream ...
Time: 1820s, 19th century, 1830s
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100%
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W.I.T.C.H. (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: W.I.T.C.H. is a European animated magical girl television series based on the Italian comic book series of the same name created by Gary Tomlin and Elisabetta Gnone. The series was produced by SIP Animation in association with and participation from ...
Style: exciting, feel good, comic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, heroes, magical girl, teenage life, friends, parallel world, youth, team, supernatural ability, freedom fighter, adventure, betrayal ...
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The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada, Australia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, France, Japan, China
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set several years after the first film, Ariel and Prince Eric are happily married with a daughter, Melody. In order to protect Melody from the Sea Witch, Morgana, they have not told her about her mermaid heritage. Melody is curious and ventures into ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: mermaid, disney, imaginary kingdom, ocean, wish come true, coming of age, good versus evil, family relations, family, adventure, danger, dream come true ...
Time: 1830s, 1850s, 19th century
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The Little Mermaid (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This charming, lively tale based on Hans Christian Anderson's beloved children's story comes to splendid life in an enchanting animated film. The beautiful anda dventurous mermaid, Princess Lena, lives with her family in a watery castle ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, touching, uplifting, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mermaid, underwater scene, underwater, fish out of water, fall in love, disorder, imaginary kingdom, escapades, love and romance, danger, imaginary, princess ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the storybook world of Enchancia, the music-filled movie follows Sofia, an average girl whose life suddenly changes when her mother marries the king and she is whisked off to live in a castle with her mom, new step-father, King Roland II, and ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, 3d animation
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: princess, royal family, young heroes, manners, disorder, escapades, imaginary, youth, family, parents and children, academy, imaginary kingdom ...
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Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom is a British animated pre-school children's television series set in an enchanted magical kingdom with fairies, elves and insects. It is broadcast across Nickelodeon's 43 international channels ...
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
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Timon & Pumbaa (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa, often simply referred to as Timon & Pumbaa, is an animated comedy television series made by the Walt Disney Company. It centers on Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog from the Disney film franchise ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, colourful, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, adventure, disney, odd couple, friendship, friends, animal life, imaginary, farce, family, show tunes, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper is an animated television spin-off of the feature film Casper, which, in turn, was based on the Harvey Comics character of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, parody
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: ghost, friendship, mansion, young heroes, supernatural, family, mischievous children, disorder, imaginary, father daughter relationship, haunted house, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: feel good, semi serious, captivating, exciting
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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Duration: 11 min.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Aladdin is an animated television series made by Walt Disney Television which aired from 1994 to 1995, based on the original 1992 feature. It was animated at the Slightly Offbeat Productions Studios in Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand. Coming on the ...
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Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
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Duration: 24 min.
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Ponyo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: touching, sweet, scenic, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
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Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, family, danger, heroes, youth, disorder, imaginary kingdom, friendship ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: All Grown Up! is an animated television series created by Arlene Klasky and Gábor Csupó for Nickelodeon. After the success of All Growed Up, the Rugrats 10th anniversary special, Nickelodeon commissioned All Grown Up! as a spin-off series based on ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, reboot
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34%
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Stuart Little (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stuart Little: The Animated Series is an American animated television series, loosely based on the E. B. White children's book Stuart Little and more based on the live action movie adaptations. It was produced by Red Wagon Productions and Sony ...
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34%
Adventures of the Gummi Bears (1985)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A group of reclusive humanoid bears and a few trusted humans explore their lost heritage and prevent their enemies from exploiting it
Style: feel good, humorous, colourful, funny, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
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34%
A Little Snow Fairy Sugar (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family relations, rescue, imaginary, good versus evil, danger, princess, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Balto: Wolf Quest (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and his daughter Aleu embark on a journey of adventure and self discovery.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Go, Diego! Go! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Go, Diego, Go! is a children's television series created by Chris Gifferd and Valerie Walsh, and is a spin-off of Dora the Explorer. The show premiered on September 6, 2005 and ended on September 16, 2011 on Nickelodeon. It also aired as part ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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