Movies like Petualangan Sherina

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Petualangan Sherina (2000)
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Petualangan Sherina (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Sherina, a usually energetic little girl, is gloomy when she finds out that her family is leaving their home in the capital city Jakarta for their new residence in Bandung, West Java. She is sad for having to leave a city that has been home to her all these years and to say goodbye to all her dear friends and go to a strange, new place. Her suspicions are affirmed when, on the first day at her new school, she already becomes the latest casualty of the school bully, Sadam, a mischievous brat who, and his unruly-boys gang, comes up with ways to make the lives of his schoolmates miserable.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, friendship, children, escape, rescue, missing child, father daughter relationship, girl, husband wife relationship, understanding, prank, morality, dancing, jungle, school, forest, police, student, life, kidnapping, planet, mother, bully, bullying, father ...
Place: indonesia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, captivating, feel good and sincere films with plots about friendship, children, family relations, coming of age, girl, father daughter relationship and mother daughter relationship mostly in Family, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Petualangan Sherina: The Rainbow Troops (2008), Hier is Lola! (2010), Wonder (2017), Son of Rambow (2007), Winter's Daughter (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Rainbow Troops (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In the 1970s, a group of 10 students struggles with poverty and develop hopes for the future in Gantong Village on the farming and tin mining island of Belitung off the east coast of Sumatra.
Style: touching, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: poverty, social differences, youth, village, teachers and students, social relations, self fulfillment, school, friendship, student, hopes, dedicated educator ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, future
Place: indonesia, asia
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Hier is Lola! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A nine-year-old girl who has just moved with her parents to Hamburg, Germany, is desperate for finding a best friend.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: racial slur, single mother, friendship, family relations, parents and children, elementary school, youth, little girl, working mom, rock star, racism, children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany, hamburg germany
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Wonder (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of August Pullman – a boy with facial differences – who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Style: inspirational, uplifting, touching, thought provoking, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: bullying, school, child, friendship, middle school, father son relationship, happy ending, truancy, family relations, deformity, fight, hospital ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, manhattan new york city, pennsylvania
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55%
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Son of Rambow (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Will Proudfoot (Bill Milner) is looking for an escape from his family's stifling home life when he encounters Lee Carter (Will Poulter), the school bully. Armed with a video camera and a copy of "Rambo: First Blood", Lee plans to make ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: childhood, coming of age, friendship, youth, small town, teenager, school, children, family relations, filmmaking, bullying, child ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
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Winter's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For 11-year-old Kattaka it's an escape: she's looking for her biological father, a Russian sailor whose ship is currently moored in Gdansk and whose existence her parents have kept secret until now. For 70-year-old Lena it's a journey ...
Style: road movie, sincere, touching, humorous, captivating
Plot: teenage girl, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, tragic past, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, best friend, christmas eve, new year's eve, winter, car trouble, teenage boy, translator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Monica and Friends: Bonds (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fluffy, Jimmy Five's pet dog, vanished. He develops an infallible plan to rescue the little dog, but, he will need help from his faithful friends: Monica, Maggy and Smudge. Together, they will face challengers and live incredible adventures to ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, sincere, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: childhood, child, quest, friendship, journey, rescue, dog, forest, children, friends, escapades, chase ...
Place: sao paulo brazil, brazil
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The Zigzag Kid (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, UK, Spain, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The son of the world's greatest detective embarks on a high-stakes adventure in this action-packed adaptation of the beloved book by Israeli writer David Grossman. (TIFF)
Style: realistic, touching, serious
Plot: coming of age, escapades, child's point of view, family relations, self discovery, passion, friendship, husband wife relationship, youth, child in peril, rescue, dream ...
Place: europe, france, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Annaluise & Anton (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Pünktchen und Anton is the 1999 German film based on the classic children’s novels by Erich Kastner and assimilated to modern times.
Style: sad, realistic, serious, touching
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: woman, children, friendship, family relations, boy, parent child relationship, blackmail, ballerina, young heroes, single parent, society, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Raspberry Magic (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Monica Shah is a brainy schoolgirl whose science fair project about growing raspberries becomes a touching emotional crusade. After her dad leaves and her mother falls into a funk, Monica decides it's her job to rescue the ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, sincere, humorous, sad ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, dysfunctional family, unemployment, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, single parent, society, school, forest, child's point of view, nature ...
Time: 21st century
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49%
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Wolf Summer (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The young Norwegian girl Kim almost gets killed after falling from a hillside. She finds shelter and stumbles upon the territory of a wolf and her puppy. She barricades herself, but as time passes she finds the wolf less and less frightening. When ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wolf, poaching, rescue, mountain climbing, courage, friendship, parents and children, escapades, children, female protagonist, strong female character, nature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Monica and Friends: Lessons (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the sequel of Turma da Mônica - Laços, we follow Monica, Jimmy Five, Maggy and Smudge dealing with the consequences of a mistake made at school. At the same time, they face transformations from childhood to adolescence and are about to discover ...
Style: feel good, satirical, funny, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: schoolboy, friendship, teenager, teenage life, friends, satire, adolescence, schoolgirl, humour, coming of age, school, children ...
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Little Big Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While out and about tending to his herd, young shepherd Larus meets a mysterious little girl named Tinke. Quickly realizing that the girl is alone, Larus brings Tinke some food and slowly builds a friendship with her. Tinke, whose parents died ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family relations, children, friendship, hopes, destiny, friends, human nature, coming of age, grandmother granddaughter relationship, girl, teenage girl ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar II (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In 1361 the Danish King Valdemar's troops approached the city walls of Visby, Gotland. Meanwhile, a young woman named Sigrid was leaving tracks all over the place leading to the whereabouts of a great treasure.She was able to fulfill her ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: teenager, friendship, friend, holy grail, hidden treasure, treasure hunt, abduction, teenage girl, rescue, rescue mission, treasure hunter, teamwork ...
Place: sweden, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Cheaper by the Dozen (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This remake of the beloved classic follows the raucous exploits of a blended family of 12, the Bakers, as they navigate a hectic home life while simultaneously managing their family business.
Style: semi serious, satirical, captivating, entertaining, semi autobiographical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: disney, father, kids and family, mother child relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, parents and children, family life, satire, father child relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fourth grader and her friends deal with bullying from a more popular girl in their class.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: youth, friendship, family relations, family life, school, bullying, brother sister relationship, teacher student relationship, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, child ...
Time: 21st century
Place: minnesota
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Miracle in Cell No. 7 (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Dodo Rozak just wants to be a good father to his daughter, Kartika, despite his limited intelligence, acts and behaves like children. In fact, it is Kartika who takes care of her father most of the time. Both live happily.
Plot: jail cell, accusation, police, father, happiness, violent, courtroom, violence, muslim, little girl, mother, son ...
Time: year 2019, 2010s, year 2002, 2000s
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 13-year-old Nate Foster has big Broadway dreams but there’s only one problem — he can’t even land a part in the school play. When his parents leave town, Nate and his best friend Libby sneak off to the Big Apple for a once-in-a-lifetime ...
Style: disturbing, semi serious, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teen drama
Plot: teenager, broadway, love, teenage boy, best friend, coping, follow your dream, direction and purpose, coming of age, music, child, desire for fame ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hugo and Josephine (1967)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Josefin is a six year old girl who lives isolated in the countryside, where her father is a priest. She has no friends until she meets Hugo. He is a carefree boy who rather walk in the forest than goes to school. Together with the gardener they make ...
Plot: children, gardener, youth, child, childhood, countryside, forest, nature, school, friendship, best friend, father daughter relationship ...
Place: eastern europe
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 127 min.
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Style: feel good, touching, light, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids
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Style: scenic, nature documentary, touching, atmospheric, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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40%
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Genre: Drama, Family
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
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Style: thought provoking, sincere, captivating
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Wild Chicks (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
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Style: entertaining, captivating, sincere, light, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, family relations, maid, estate, tunnel, family secret, friendship, chase, girl, blonde, friends, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Head Full of Honey (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Before eleven years old Tilda's parents can put her beloved grandfather in an old people's home due to his progressing Alzheimer disease, she takes him on one last adventure that subliminally threatens to tear her family apart.
Style: sentimental, sincere, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Plot: alzheimer's disease, old age, family relations, grandfather grandson relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, grandfather, grandparent grandchild relationship, grandparent and grandchild, illness, relationships, memory loss, journey ...
Place: italy, germany, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Andre (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The true story of how a marine seal named Andre befriended a little girl and her family, circa 1962.
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, chick flick ...
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Wide Awake (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: sentimental, humorous, emotional, light, touching ...
Audience: kids
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Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, rome italy, vatican
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