Movies and TV shows like Pippi Longstocking

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Pippi Longstocking (1969)
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Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Original name: Pippi Långstrump
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Pippi Longstocking is a TV series based on Astrid Lindgren's Pippi Longstocking children's books. The show ran for thirteen episodes, the first episode being broadcast 8 February 1969 on the then Swedish public service channel Sveriges Radio. The series' theme song, "Here Comes Pippi Longstocking" was composed by Jan Johansson, with lyrics by Astrid Lindgren. The song was sung by series star Inger Nilsson.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, family, youth, friends, pets, family relations, best friends, escapades, mischievous children, family reunited, small town, disorder, siblings relations, small town life, superhuman powers, young heroes, horse, strong female lead, children, monkey, super strength, young girl, brother sister relationship, supernatural power ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe

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Most similar movies to Pippi Longstocking

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and offbeat films and TV series with plots about family relations, friends, family, friendship, youth, adventure and disorder mostly in Family, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like Pippi Longstocking: Pippi Goes on Board (1969), Pippi on the Run (1970), Pippi in the South Seas (1970), Geppetto (2000), Thomas & Friends (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Pippi Longstocking, a super-strong redheaded little girl, moves into her father's cottage Villa Villekulla, and has adventures with her next-door neighbors Tommy and Annika in this compilation film of the classic Swedish TV series.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, monkey, horse, youth, superhuman powers, family, young heroes, escapades, mischievous children, pets, adventure, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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100%
Pippi Goes on Board (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This is the film version which is a compilation of the 1969 TV Series shown in 13 parts. It is therefore technically the "first" Pippi Långstrump film, although it wasn't released as a film until 1973. Pippi lives alone in ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: disorder, friends, family relations, strong female presence, child in peril, ship, friendship, heist, family life, family, mischievous children, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Pippi on the Run (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fed up with their strict parents, Tommy and Annika run away from home, with their friend Pippi Longstocking to look after them in their long trek.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: strong female lead, disorder, family relations, friends, youth, adventure, family, on the run, escapades, heroes, mischievous children, best friends ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Pippi in the South Seas (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pippi in the South Seas (original title is Pippi Långstrump på de sju haven) is a 1970 film, based on the eponymous children's books by Astrid Lindgren with the cast of the 1969 TV series. Pippi, with friends Tommy and Annika, adventures on ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, pirate, parents and children, kidnapping, heroic mission, friends, family relations, getting home, treasure hunt, pets, rescue, heroes ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Geppetto (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: When a man wishes for a son, he learns what it means to be a father.
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: puppet, family relations, mischievous children, young heroes, parents and children, friendship, child in peril, escapades, family, youth, miraculous event, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Thomas & Friends (1984)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Thomas & Friends is a British children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network on 4 September 1984. It is based on The Railway Series of books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher Awdry. These ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, feel good, colourful ...
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: train, adventure, best friends, friendship, island, family relations, family life, friends, young heroes, parents and children, disorder, friend ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 2010s, 2000s, 21st century ...
Place: england, united kingdom, atlantic ocean, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso,and her pet monkey, Mr. Neilson, and takes up residence in the old family home, which is thought by neighborhood ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, light, talky ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: little girl, adventure, family relations, family, friendship, rescue, young heroes, superhuman powers, siblings relations, disorder, mischievous children, magic ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Yoko (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Austria, Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pia's life, a girl from a small German town, changes when surprisingly, finds in her garden a huge black monster. She soon discovers that the mysterious creature, which called Yoko, is actually a kind yeti spiritually protecting animals and ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: yeti, friendship, family relations, friends, adventure, youth, family, escapades, young heroes, parents and children, mountain, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: himalaya, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ronya lives happily in her father's castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the wilderness, braving dangerous Witchbirds and Rump-Gnomes. But when their families find out Birk and Ronja ...
Style: exciting, captivating, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: family, forest, friendship, family relations, parents and children, adventure, mischievous children, castle, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, young heroes, grownups ...
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Skippy (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Skippy the Bush Kangaroo is an Australian television series created by John McCallum, produced from 1966–1968, telling the adventures of a young boy and his intelligent pet kangaroo, and the various visitors to the fictional Waratah National Park ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, kangaroo, family, heroes, youth, pets, partners, adventure, odd couple, save the day, amateur detective, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Heidi (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 193 min.
TV show
Story: After charming her reclusive grandfather and falling in love with the beautiful mountain he calls home, Heidi is uprooted and sent to Frankfurt where she befriends Klara, a young girl confined to a wheelchair.
Style: semi serious, feel good, emotional
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: orphan, friendship, family relations, hopes, mischievous children, youth, young heroes, escapades, odd couple, family, adventure, mountain ...
Place: switzerland, europe, swiss alps, alps, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Santa Who? (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
Story: Santa Claus develops amnesia after accidentally falling out of his sleigh and only the innocence of a small child can save him. Meanwhile, Santa has to battle the disbelief of a newsman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: santa claus, young heroes, save the day, friendship, family, family relations, disorder, memory loss, family life, holiday, friends, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, heroic mission, good versus evil, legends and myths, adventure, escapades, friendship, rivalry, family, heroes, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, usa, connecticut, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, mischievous children, adventure, experiment gone awry, teenage life, child as adult, friendship, disorder, rescue, youth, best friends, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Life-Size (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: After her mom's death, Casey pulls away from everyone in her life, including her emotionally distant dad. With help from a magic spell, she tries to bring her mother back from the dead; instead, Casey's words accidentally awaken one of her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, teaching the ways of the world, doll, american football, mischievous children, adventure, wish come true, toy comes to life, young heroes, friendship, child's point of view, intergenerational friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Return of Tommy Tricker (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Welcome to the world of stamps with Tommy Tricker and friends as they learn the magic of travelling through time and space for the mere price of the postage. Though of course, nothing is as easy as it seems as they soon learn when they try to rescue ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, disorder, friends, siblings relations, race against time, adventure, escapades, family, youth, young heroes, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Boy in the Mirror (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 78 min.
Story: What child has never dreamed of having a double, someone who would do all of the annoying things in his place? Seeing his reflection get out of the mirror into the real world, this dream comes true for the fearless boy Fernando. Odnanref, his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sincere, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, mischievous children, wish come true, mistaken identity, youth, escapades, parents and children, disorder, family relations, family, small town ...
Time: 1940s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Worst Witch (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mildred Hubble is a young witch attending Cackles Academy. She's called the "Worst Witch" because she's always caught getting into trouble.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, girls' boarding school, witch, witchcraft, boss, power relations, teachers and students, supernatural, youth, friends, curses spells and rituals, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Czech Republic, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: One of puppet-maker Geppetto's creations comes magically to life. This puppet, Pinocchio, has one major desire and that is to become a real boy someday. In order to accomplish this goal he has to learn to act responsibly. This film shows you ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, boy, youth, escapades, mischievous children, coming of age, heroes, disorder, family relations, friends, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Children of Noisy Village (1986)
Genre: Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Children of Noisy Village (Swedish: Alla vi barn i Bullerbyn) is a 1986 film directed by Lasse Hallström, based on books by Astrid Lindgren. The movie starred Anna Sahlin and premiered in December 6, 1986 ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, disorder, friends, adventure, family, escapades, youth, village, village life, mischievous children, summer, goat ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Luck of the Irish (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, adventure, friendship, teenage life, youth, family life, child as adult, basketball, silly humor, family, legends and myths, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, dog, family life, friendship, friends, family, best friends, chase, partners, escapades, youth, odd couple ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Young Dracula (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Young Dracula is a British teenage horror drama television series airing on CBBC, loosely based on Young Dracula AND Young Monsters, a children's book by Michael Lawrence. Directed by Joss Agnew, the first series was broadcast in 2006, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: dracula, vampire, family relations, youth, social misfits, family, friendship, school, supernatural, chosen one, supernatural power, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Baby-Sitters Club (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: In this contemporary take on the beloved book series, five best friends launch a baby-sitting business that's big on fun and adventure.
Style: humorous, light, unusual plot structure, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, friendship, family relations, small town, children, friend, sister sister relationship, teenager, brother sister relationship, coming of age, female protagonist, best friend ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Eloise at Christmastime (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: Eloise insists on helping with yuletide nuptials.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: hotel, mischievous children, opposites attract, love and romance, young heroes, friends, love triangle, fall in love, family life, wedding, family, youth ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Metro Chase (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This family comedy is about, Zack, an 8-year old American boy who is separated from his 18-year old sister, as they arrive in Paris for a family vacation. Seth, and friends track Zack down.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, chase, adventure, young heroes, disorder, kids in trouble, family relations, friends, crimes, coming of age, youth, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Eloise at the Plaza (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: This is a comedy about a six-year-old girl who lives at a 5 star plaza and causes havoc.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: little girl, nanny, mischievous children, tutor, precocious child, hotel, adventure, family, family life, family relations, opposites attract, young heroes ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree, the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell accidentally puts all of Pixie Hollow in jeopardy, she must venture out across the ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children, adventure, siblings relations, family, heroes, pirate, young heroes, escapades, family relations ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: animal life, cartoon dog, adventure, odd couple, friendship, buddies, mischievous children, best friends, rescue, pets, fish out of water, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Horrid Henry: The Movie (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Henry fails yet again to hand in his homework for the umpteenth time, he has no idea that this will set off a chain of events which will see him forming an unlikely alliance with Moody Margaret, the infuriating girl next door, and his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, youth, friendship, teachers and students, parents and children, family life, disorder, friends, family, power relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%