Movies like Rumburak

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Rumburak (1985)
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Rumburak (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wizarding criminal Rumburak, exiled to the Mortal Realm, uses a supercomputer to recreate his lost spell formulas. His software falls into the hands of humans, chaos ensues, and Rumburak suddenly finds himself on the side of good.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: teenager, robot, school, parallel world, wizards, magician, sorcerer, family relations, computer, missing person, inventor, zoo, teenage girl, invention, curse, supernatural power, scientific discovery, trick, raven, brother sister relationship, new job, small town, spell, human becoming an animal, magical power ...

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Most similar movies to Rumburak

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, fairy tale, cult film and humorous films with plots about family relations, princess, rivalry, disguise, teenager, magic and invention mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like Rumburak: Arabela (1979), The Girl on the Broomstick (1972), The Magic Book (1996), Queen of the Lake (1998), The Great Movie Robbery (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Arabela (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Arabela was a children's television series produced in Czechoslovakia which aired from 1979 to 1981. The series has 13 episodes and is in the Czech language.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: sorcerer, parallel worlds, fairy, wizards, family relations, parallel world, urban fantasy, magic, revenge, princess, magical power, tv host ...
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100%
The Girl on the Broomstick (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Dívka na koštěti or The Girl on the Broomstick is a 1972 Czechoslovak fantasy-comedy film directed by Václav Vorlíček. It tells a story of a teenage witch, Saxana (played by Petra Černocká), frozen in time as a punishment for 300 years, who ...
Style: fairy tale, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: dwarf, jumping through a window, damsel in distress, hotel, truck, brat, boss, orderly, neighbor neighbor relationship, doll, innkeeper, false name ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Magic Book (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An evil witch is trying to steal a magic purse possessed by the local ruler. Thanks to Princess Blanka's love, Prince Petr wins out over the witch.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: fictitious country, servant, magical power, king, female protagonist, spell, supernatural power, princess, disguise, rivalry, swing, inventor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Queen of the Lake (1998)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Prince Victor looks in vain for a swan which was wounded by one of his servants. Instead he discovers a beautiful girl with golden hair who has an arrow in her shoulder. She is dumb and can't explain her origin. He falls immediately for her. ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: underwater scene, curse, queen, lake, female protagonist, pearl, fictitious kingdom, noblewoman, castle, kingdom, security guard, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Great Movie Robbery (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The film is essentially a feature-length commercial for an exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the nationalisation of the Czechoslovak film industry, to be held at the Prague U Hybernu venue. The protagonists of the piece are comedians ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: cleaning lady, criminal gang, gang member, inventor, gangster, titanic, disguise, human becoming an animal, criminal, mistaken identity, pretending to be someone else, festival ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Nice Plate of Spinach (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The heroes of this absurd comedy, full of confusion and humor are Dzharda Zemanek and Frantisek Liska.
Style: dark humor, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: locked in, prison, accomplice, face mask, lie, on the run, foot chase, locked door, chase, scientific experiment, experiment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The True Knight (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The king is returning from war - and awaiting him at home is a great surprise: he has a son - though one a bit different than the king - a true knight - had expected. He loves music and literature, and is the very opposite of his father.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: magic, curse, evil sorcerer, magical power, disguise, intrigue, supernatural power, rivalry, princess, missing person, machismo, canceled wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
And You Thought Your Parents Were Weird (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two boys follow in their late fathers foot steps by inventing weird and wonderful gadgets. Trouble lies ahead when after a halloween party the spirit of their father ends up in the latest invention, a robot.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, seance, family relations, ghost, robot, teenager, teenage life, androids and robots, imaginary, youth, journalism, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Fuchsia the Mini-Witch (2010)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Great adventures can hatch from the smallest eggs. Fucsia wants to learn to do magic just like her father, and so is pleased as punch when she is allowed to go to witches' school. There, Fucsia learns to make wind and conjures with the clouds. ...
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, captivating, humorous
Plot: sorcerer, friendship, little girl, magic, magician, supernatural power, witch, witchcraft, children, flying, school, mysticism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Spooks (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Style: psychotronic
Plot: fainting, small town, uncle nephew relationship, bureaucrat, letter, new job, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gramophone, celebration, crying, fairy, swindle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Grandmothers Recharge Well! (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family purchases a home robot designed to look like a grandmum. Their neighbours immediately buy a more expensivve model as the two families always try to up the other one. Both grandmums start to "terorize" their families because they ...
Style: psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: robot, grandmother, class differences, spoiled brat, locked door, snob, rehearsal, gazebo, problem child, girl, disco, painting ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
How to Drown Dr. Mracek, the Lawyer (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: There are still water spirits among us. One group lives in Prague, led by Mr. Wassermann, who is using his wife's family as a servants. All they need is their old house near the river. But the house is to be demolished. They have to stop it. ...
Style: absurd, folk tale, dark humor, psychotronic
Plot: new love, plan gone wrong, dog, human becoming an animal, murder by drowning, magic wand, secret mission, drowning, suit, domineering mother, death by drowning, mistaken identity ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti ...
Style: absurd, dark humor, psychotronic, experimental, cult film
Plot: switching bodies, fictitious kingdom, street fight, wedding, friendship between men, pretending to be someone else, sabre, wrapped in a towel, billionaire, gadget, invitation, reading a newspaper ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
How to Wake a Princess (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The king Dalimil and the queen Eliska waited to see a longed-for offspring - a daughter Ruzenka. But Eliska's envious and bad sister Melánie curses her. When Ruzenka becomes 17 years old she will prick her finger and she will fall asleep for ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: curse, queen, princess, king, prince, sleeping beauty, godmother, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Lewis goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house that contains a mysterious ticktock noise. When Lewis accidentally awakens the dead, the town's sleepy facade magically springs to life with a secret world of witches and ...
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, humorous, exciting, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: haunted house, magician, secret passageway, clock, uncle, orphan, spell, halloween, warlock, book of magic, magic, pumpkin ...
Time: year 1955, 1950s, 50s
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Who Wants to Kill Jessie? (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In this zany Czechoslovakian comedy, a scientist invents a machine that projects a sleeping person's dream on a screen; disaster soon follows when the machine malfunctions and the cartoon-like dream characters become very real!
Style: absurd, cult film, psychotronic, comic
Plot: comics, cowboy, mad scientist, dream, superhero, fantasy becomes reality, washing someone, judge, love triangle, escape, plan gone wrong, rooftop ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Devil Knows Why (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fairytale. A good king rules this land, but still things are going from bad to worse. The point is that the greedy Minister of State has an interesting pact with the devil - for bringing the kingdom into a state of dire poverty and the king to hell, ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale
Plot: lucifer, man wearing a wig, hell, pact with the devil, kingdom, princess
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Prince and the Evening Star (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A wonderful fairytale about looking for love, defeating evil and learning some valuable moral lessons on the way. The story begins with the young Prince Velen , who is left in charge of the castle and his three sisters. During the night he has a ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: wizards, prince, king, princess, warlock, father daughter relationship, aristocrat, disguise, father son relationship, jester, sorcerer, barefoot male ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Immortal Woman (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The filmed fairy-tale is a comedy based on the classical story about Reason and Happiness. This enchanting couple is ever debating on which of the two is more important for mankind, their encounters are watched by the third fairy-tale figure aunt ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: holiday, envy, princess, king, fictitious kingdom, manipulative person, bet, villainess, female villain, female antagonist, manipulation, manipulative behavior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Midsummer Wreath (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Princess Verunka's marriage is to save the kingdom, impoverished as a result of its ruler's crazy ideas. She's not hard up for suitors: there's a talented poet, twins - one a general, the other a composer - as well as a ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: father daughter relationship, scientist, innkeeper, barefoot male, river, punishment, king, pregnant woman, teacher, kitchen, waterfall, armor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tomas and the Falcon King (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Germany, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Thomas the Falconer" is a nice family movie about a boy (Brano Holicek), a falcon, a prince, a princess and a nasty man who gets his come-uppance. It's gloriously filmed in the mountains of Slovakia. The DVD mastering is not quite up ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: boy, animal human communication, castle, dog, supernatural power, human animal relationship, teenage protagonist, teenager, teenage girl, child protagonist, nobleman, teenage boy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Up, Up, and Away! (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A boy is the only family member without superpowers in this Disney Film. The world depends on him saving his family from computerized brainwashers. Will he realize that it doesn't take superpowers to be a hero in time to help them defeat the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, young heroes, save the day, daring rescue, youth, escapades, rivalry, master villain, danger, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Magic Quill (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fairy tale, featuring the landlady Margaret, the devil Boniface, the bribable councilors Fake and Chatterbox and the lazy tailor Greasy. In Hell, the devils have a quill that writes human sins into the Book of Sins and the devils go and pull the ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, allegory
Plot: political satire, magic, breaking and entering, forest, escape, dog, rooster, pub, feather, hill, damsel in distress, puppy ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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A Tale of Lost Times (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four evil wizards succeeded to become young by using a time stolen from lazy kids. Now these kids who became seniors must act fast if they want to return to their real age.
Style: fairy tale, captivating, sincere, light, sentimental
Plot: spell, redemption, evil sorcerer, chase, obstacle, justice, transformation, hopes, youth, adventure, family relations, friendship ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
How to Build a Better Boy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mae and Gabby are two friends who go everywhere together but they are not very popular in their school. Their classmates always pressure because they have not had a boyfriend so to avoid further setbacks, the girls put in place a plan to create the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light
Audience: pre-teens, teen comedy
Plot: robot, teenage love, high school, looking for love, disorder, youth, best friends, love and romance, parents and children, social relations, family relations, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Long Live Ghosts! (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A trespassing gang of boys encounter a ghost in the ruins of a castle. When they rescue the ghost who is caught in a trapset, they become allies in a fight to prevent ruins from being turned into mushroom farm by the city authorities.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: haunted castle, ranger, first love, dwarf, invisibility, carpenter, musical number, supermarket, gnome, magical power, knight, forest ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Incredibly Sad Princess (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: aristocrat, wedding, rowboat, bomb, teenage boy, teenage girl, nobleman, intrigue, anachronism, king, teenager, jail cell ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Crown Prince (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Somewhere in the Forbidden Forest lives a wicked sorcerer Kruciatus (Josef Abrhám). One hundred years ago he tried to destroy a kingdom now ruled by King Alexander (Jaromír Hanzlík), who has two sons - the heir of the throne Prince Jan (Patrik ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: warlock, father son relationship, letter, amnesia, knight, kidnapping, border, crying man, sibling rivalry, barefoot male, wedding, wedding party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This futuristic science fiction comedy features an atomic bomb blast that causes women to grow beards and lose the ability to have children. A summit meeting is held at the United Nations, with the proposed solution of building a time machine. The ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic, dark humor
Plot: time paradox, time machine, science, manipulative person, dog, fish out of water, spy, manipulative behavior, prophecy, disappearance, woman in bra, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 90s, future, year 1999, 1990s, 1910s
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Remote (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Randy (Chris Carrara), is forced to stash his remote control toys in a model home, he stumbles across the hideout of three prison escapees. With the use of his remote control toys, Randy manages to apprehend the three fugitives.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, when the parents are away, prodigy, heist, isolation, down on your luck, disorder, inventions and discoveries, young heroes, friendship, teenage life, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%