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Princess and the Scribe (2014)
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Princess and the Scribe (2014)
Original name: Princezna a písař
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pranks and horseplay are what royal scribe Janek and princess Amálka amuse themselves with most of the time. Preparations for a grand party are in full swing at the castle, and everything appears to be bathing in sunshine. Until a dark cloud emerges, in the form of three rich visitors with lord Dietrich at their head. The strange theft of their coffer full of gold and precious stones, of which Janek is accused, sets events into motion. In order to save his life, Janek has to slip away. Amálka, whom Dietrich claims for wife as a compensation for the stolen gold, soon follows him. Together they have to find the true perpetrator of the robbery the roots of which reach deep into the past, uncover the mystery of the secret sign on Dietrich's arm, and put right an injustice of long ago. In the process they find that they're coming ever closer to each other, and love is not long in coming. But their persecutors are hot on their heels, and getting rid of them is not going to be easy.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: princess, thief, treasure, king, teacher, swindle, criminal, abduction, quest, missing child, kidnapping, missing person, kingdom, old man, aristocrat, injustice, poet, single mother, teenage girl, mirror, chase, on the run, nobleman, drummer, girl ...
Place: dungeon

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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
Plot: father daughter relationship, king, servant, boy, apology, dog, queen, horse riding, husband wife relationship, rivalry, princess, arrow in back ...
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Crazy Kingdom (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: By some quirk of fate, the two small-time thieves and the spoiled princess find themselves in the Black Forest full of magic beings who believe that everyone has a chance to mend his ways. However, sometimes even the best intentions need to take a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Little Knights Tale (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 105 min.
Plot: drawing, hiding under a table, criminal, girl, escape, kitchen, little boy, on the run, teenage girl, teenage boy, letter, bandit ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Promised Princess (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A narrative fairy tale in which golden-haired princess Radost is promised as wife to a pirate. Will brave Jirík fulfill three tasks, defeat the suitor, keep his promise and bring Radost to his cruel prince?
Plot: swamp, milk, spider, brother sister relationship, grave, sword fight, thief, quest, fight, fish, amnesia, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Magic Quill (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark
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
Plot: neighbor, escape, fainting, small town, hiding place, drunkenness, office, jail, disguise, false identity, devil, feather ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Give the Devil His Due (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dorota, a bad woman married the miller, out of sheer greed drives him to death. She then took the mill away from his son Peter and threw him out of the hime. Lucifer, who is known to rule in hell, sends out the devil Janek. He is supposed to fetch ...
Style: fairy tale
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Seven Ravens (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a young woman who takes it upon herself to save her brothers and rid them of a curse which they were put under by their mother.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: raven, witch, curse, mother, sibling relationship, family, heir to the throne, magical object, broken glasses, stutterer, crown prince, bossy woman ...
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53%
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Crown Prince (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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
Plot: knight, master servant relationship, aristocrat, fair, revenge, wedding party, employer employee relationship, brother brother relationship, crown prince, warlock, hiding under a bed, tournament ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mirror Mirror (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After she spends all her money, an evil enchantress queen schemes to marry a handsome, wealthy prince. There's just one problem - he's in love with a beautiful princess, Snow White. Now, joined by seven rebellious dwarves, Snow White ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, feel good, romantic, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, date night, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, save the day, adventure, fall in love, financial problem, imaginary, snow white, evil queen, black magic, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, save the kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Three Veterans (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It is a story of three veterans released from the army. During one night spent camping in the country they one by one wake up and meet three elvish brothers. Each of the veterans is given a magic item - one gets magic harp that provides him with ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: magic, kingdom, castle, theft, campfire, fictitious country, soldier, song, princess, friend, king, top hat ...
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Czech Republic
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Style: fairy tale
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A fairy tale of three brothers who try to save a princess kidnapped by an evil wizard.
Style: fairy tale
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 7.9
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Paddington, now happily settled with the Browns, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy, but it is stolen.
Plot: train, bear, animal, neighbor, birthday, sugar, prison, reading a newspaper, artist, escape, breakfast, wig ...
Place: south america, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Nebojsa (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Czech Republic
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
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Style: fairy tale
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 104
Month's Rulers (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.0
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
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Style: fairy tale, colourful, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
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Time: 1900s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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