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Busytown Mysteries (2007)
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Busytown Mysteries (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Busytown Mysteries, also known as Hurray for Huckle!, is a Canadian animated television series created by Cookie Jar Entertainment. Currently the series airs in Canada as part of the Kids' CBC block on the Tiny Pop channel and in the United States as part of the Cookie Jar TV block on CBS. Both season one and season two are available for viewing through Netflix streaming on demand. It takes place in Richard Scarry's Busytown and teaches the scientific method through stories in which Huckle Cat solve mysteries by examining evidence. Season one was directed by Ken Cunningham and produced by Christine Davis. Animation for season one was produced by Heli Digital inc. Post production was handled by Fearless films and Supersonics productions inc. Season one was the winner of the 2009 CFTPA award for best children's program, and nominated for the 2009 Pulcinella award for best preschool series at Italy’s prestigious "Cartoons on the Bay". Season two was directed by Larry Jacobs with post directing by Ken Cunningham and produced by Genna Du Plessis, and Audrey Velichka.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: investigation, heroes, amateur detective, teaching the ways of the world, friends, family, children, anthropomorphic animal, anthropomorphism, cat, city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about friends, family, friendship, escapades, imaginary, heroes and youth mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Busytown Mysteries: Poko (2003), Baby Looney Tunes (2002), My Friends Tigger & Pooh (2007), Super Why! (2007), Timothy Goes to School (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Poko (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Poko was a stop motion TV series about a young boy, his pet dog, and his toy monkey. Produced in Canada by Halifax Film, a DHX Media Company, Poko was created by Jeff Rosen, It began production in 2003 and ended in 2006 after three production ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: toddlers, family outing
Plot: young heroes, family, teaching the ways of the world, educational program, friends, social relations, coming of age, youth, pre school, surrealism, family relations
Place: canada
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Baby Looney Tunes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Baby Looney Tunes is an American animated television series showing the Looney Tunes characters as babies. It was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. The show premiered on WB stations usually before or after the Kids' WB! block on September 7, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, babies and infants, mischievous children, goofy hero, friendship, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, family, heroes, looney tunes, adoption, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
My Friends Tigger & Pooh (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Friends Tigger & Pooh is a American computer-animated television series inspired by Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne. The television series features Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends, including two new characters: a brave 6-year-old red-headed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, winnie the pooh, amateur detective, heroes, best friends, partners, riddles and clues, friends, family, bear, kangaroo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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 ⇓
52%
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Timothy Goes to School (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Timothy Goes to School is a cartoon series based on the Yoko series and other individual books by Rosemary Wells such as "Shy Charles", "Fritz and the Mess Fairy" and "Noisy Nora", but is titled after the book of the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, dedicated educator, misfit, youth, school, kindergarten, power relations, family, fox, beaver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Max and Ruby (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Meet two funny bunny siblings, the energetic and mischievous Max, and the patient, smart and goal-oriented Ruby. The show models empowering messages by showing Max and Ruby playing together and resolving their differences respectfully and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, educational
Audience: family outing
Plot: cartoon rabbit, animal life, best friends, young heroes, family, getting along, siblings relations, family relations, friends, children, frog, overalls ...
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49%
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Handy Manny (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Handy Manny is a Disney animated children's television program that premiered on September 16, 2006. The program was originally part of the Playhouse Disney daily block intended for preschoolers. On February 14, 2011, it was moved to the Disney ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, educational
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: handyman, friendship, objects come to life, imaginary, workplace, family, tools, latinos, friends, anthropomorphism, pliers, computer animation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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46%
Toot & Puddle (2008)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The show focuses on the lives of two adventurous pigs, Toot and Puddle. The two live in Woodcock Pocket with Puddle's cousin Opal and their parrot friend Tulip. In each episode the duo learns about a different place or culture. During the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, buddies, best friends, escapades, imaginary, cartoon pig, talking animals, friends, pig
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Clifford's Puppy Days (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Talk about going to the dogs! Everyone's favorite fire engine red puppy, Clifford, is back in a series of fun new adventures. In "Helping Paws," Clifford proves that although he's kind of little, he can be a big help to his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: animal life, friendship, family, pets, island, friends, disorder, cartoon dog, puppy, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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 ⇓
39%
Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends (2004)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends is an animated program based on the children's books by David Kirk, which airs on Nick Jr. in the United States, on Treehouse TV in Canada, and on Discovery Kids in Brazil. Each episode follows the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, animal life, imaginary, escapades, supportive parent, insect, bug, siblings relations, family life, parents and children, youth, in the woods ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Little Einsteins (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A group of musically gifted and ethnically diverse children travel around the world in an artificially intelligent rocket named Rocket.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, educational
Audience: kids
Plot: children, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, magical creature, siblings relations, friends, family, babies and infants, painting, youth, artists and showbiz, classical music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, India
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mickey Mouse Clubhouse is an American animated television series, that premiered in prime time on Disney Channel on May 5, 2006. The program was originally part of the Playhouse Disney daily block intended for preschoolers. On February 14, 2011, it ...
Style: humorous, feel good, educational, semi serious, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary, best friends, kindergarten, mickey mouse, teaching the ways of the world, magic, house, computer animation, clubhouse, mouse, mathematics, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Pound Puppies (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: A group of pound dogs make it their mission to place puppies with their perfect person and have lots of adventures along the way.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, educational, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Adventures of Chuck & Friends (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Canada
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Chuck and Friends is a television series which airs in the U.S. on The Hub's daily HubBub block, as well as Saturday mornings on The CW as part of the Vortexx block. The show is being produced in collaboration by Toronto ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, light
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Angelina Ballerina (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: UK
TV show
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
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Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Stinky & Dirty Show (2015)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of best friends and unlikely heroes, Stinky the garbage truck and Dirty the backhoe loader, a dynamic and hilarious duo of resourcefulness that learn when things don't go as expected, asking "what if" can lead to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: heroes, friendship, goofy hero, escapades, adventure, disorder, nothing goes right, buddies, computer animation, anti hero, anti heroes, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi (2004)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi is an American-Japanese animated fantasy-comedy television series from Cartoon Network and TV Tokyo, produced by Renegade Animation and Cartoon Network Studios in Japan. The show was created by Sam Register, who also serves as ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: odd couple, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, friends, escapades, save the day, bus, showbiz, heroes, family, tsunami, friendship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
YooHoo and Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, South Korea, China, France, Japan, Canada, Italy
TV show
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Style: educational, semi serious, humorous, light
Audience: preschoolers, toddlers, kids
Plot: friendship, friends, family, imaginary, corporation, talking animals, children, animals, magic, 2d animation, lemur, native tribe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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 ⇓
31%
Babar and the Adventures of Badou (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: An updated version of the classic series, following Badou, and King Babar's 8-year-old grandson.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sincere
Audience: kids
Plot: family relations, friendship, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, family, disorder, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, elephant, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
What's New, Scooby-Doo? (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Scooby-Doo and the Mystery, Inc. gang are launched into the 21st century, with new mysteries to solve.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, reboot
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: scooby doo, heroes, ghost, problem solving, friends, crimes, escapades, family, pets, mischievous children, amateur detective, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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TaleSpin (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Baloo the Bear from the Jungle Book is cast as a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, airplane, cartoon bear, family, save the day, heroes, family relations, gang, pirate, pilot, kids in trouble, treasure ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Postcards from Buster (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Postcards from Buster centers on Buster traveling to various places around North America, usually in the United States but also in the Caribbean, Canada – and other places – with his father, who is a pilot for a group of musicians. In each ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, family, best friends, youth, educational program, dancing, surrealism, dance, controversy, camera
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Rupert (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France, UK, USA, South Korea
TV show
Story: Rupert is an animated television series based on the Mary Tourtel character Rupert Bear, produced by Nelvana, Ellipse Programmé and TVS for the first season, with Scottish Television taken over control when TVS closed. Aired from 1991 to 1997 with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, mischievous children, family, youth, imaginary kingdom, village life, village, heroes, adventure, goodhearted, animal life, supportive parent ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Care Bears Family (1985)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Care Bears live in a faraway place up in the clouds called Care-a-Lot. They travel around the world on Missions in Caring, whilst evil villains such as Professor Coldheart and Lord No Heart, try to thwart their plans.
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 ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Bob the Builder (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Bob the Builder is a British children's animated television show created by Keith Chapman. In the original series Bob appears as a building contractor specializing in masonry in a stop motion animated programme with his colleague Wendy, various ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, toddlers, family outing
Plot: disorder, friends, friendship, workplace situations, workplace, best friends, imaginary, partners, construction crane, teamwork, handyman, family relations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Scaredy Squirrel (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Scaredy Squirrel is a Canadian animated television series created by Mélanie Watt. On Sunday, April 3, 2011, YTV officially premiered Scaredy Squirrel at 9:30am ET. The series premiered on Cartoon Network in the United States on Tuesday, August 9, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, feel good
Audience: kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%