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Between the Lions (1999)
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Between the Lions (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Between the Lions is a PBS Kids puppet television series designed to promote reading. The show is a co-production between WGBH in Boston and Sirius Thinking, Ltd., in New York City, in association with Mississippi Public Broadcasting, in Mississippi. The show has won seven Daytime Emmy awards between 2001 and 2007. The target audience is children 4 to 7 years old. It has the same puppet style as Sesame Street and several season 2 episodes, notably in Dance in Smarty Pants, had a few characters from Sesame Street guest appearing. Between The Lions started its 10th and final season on September 20, 2010. The Show Ended in November, 22 2010 Along with Reading Rainbow
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, educational, educational film
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, family, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, siblings relations, social relations, book, intelligence, lion, library, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, reading, mother daughter relationship, mother son relationship
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Between the Lions

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and educational films and TV series with plots about family, family relations, youth, friends, parents and children, friendship and imaginary mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Between the Lions: Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972), The Proud Family (2001), The Berenstain Bears (2002), Little Einsteins (2005), Fatherhood (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids is an animated series created, produced, and hosted by comedian Bill Cosby, who also lent his voice to a number of characters, including Fat Albert himself. Filmation was the production company for the series. The show ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, getting along, youth, family, lifestyle, urban, teaching the ways of the world, city life, parents and children, social relations, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa
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95%
The Proud Family (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "The Proud Family" follows the adventures and misadventures of Penny, a 14-year-old African American girl who's doing her best to navigate through the early years of teen-dom. Penny's every encounter inevitably spirals into ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, sitcom, multicultural ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, youth, best friends, parents and children, friendship, family life, teenage love, siblings relations, high school, teenage life, r&b ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Berenstain Bears (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A fun-loving family of bears whose love, loyalty and humour allows them to overcome any obstacle that finds its way down their sunny dirt road. They demonstrate time and time again that, no matter what the problem may be, the love, understanding, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sweet, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: bear, mischievous children, family life, parents and children, animal life, supportive parent, disorder, imaginary, escapades, friendship, anthropomorphic animal, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 ⇓
83%
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Fatherhood (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Fatherhood is an American animated television series revolving around the Bindlebeep family and various happenings, inspired by the book of the same name by Bill Cosby. This was Nick at Nite's first original animated series. It has aired on ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, suburbs, family life, parents and children, society, dog, school, fatherhood, love, rivalry, friendship, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Doug (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Doug is an American animated sitcom created by Jim Jinkins and co-produced by his studio, Jumbo Pictures. The show's plotline centers around the surreal and imaginative exploits of its title character, Douglas "Doug" Funnie, who ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: school, crush, family relations, teenager, small town life, small town, parents and children, family life, teenage life, siblings relations, youth, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Babar (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Babar is a Canadian/French/Japanese animated television series produced in Quebec, Canada by Nelvana Limited and The Clifford Ross Company. It premiered in 1989 on CBC and HBO, subsequently was rerun on HBO Family and Qubo. The series is based on ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, animal life, royal family, parents and children, family life, imaginary kingdom, siblings relations, imaginary, wisdom, jungle, disorder, wisdom of life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Harold and the Purple Crayon (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
TV show
Story: Harold is an adorably curious four year old with his purple crayon, who has the power to create a world of his own simply by drawing it. Harold wants to go for a walk in the moonlight, but there is no moon, so he draws one. He has nowhere to walk, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sweet
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary, figment, family relations, imagination, little boy, drawing, imaginary kingdom, family, supernatural, youth, bedroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Baby Blues (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Baby Blues is an animated television series based on the Baby Blues comic strip. The first eight episodes of Baby Blues originally aired in the United States on The WB from July 28, 2000 until August 24, 2000, before the series cancellation. Five ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, baby, parents and children, couples, relationship vs career, parenthood, husband wife relationship, neighbor, workplace situations, couple relations, social relations, workplace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Stanley (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stanley is an animated television series that was aired on Disney Junior, based on the series of children's books written by "Griff", also known as Andrew Griffin. It was produced by Cartoon Pizza, and was developed for television by ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, clever, educational
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, young heroes, pets, animal life, problem solving, family, imaginary kingdom, fish, family relations, birthday, giraffe, kangaroo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Stuart Little (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stuart Little: The Animated Series is an American animated television series, loosely based on the E. B. White children's book Stuart Little and more based on the live action movie adaptations. It was produced by Red Wagon Productions and Sony ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mouse, family relations, friendship, adventure, escapades, friends, family life, family, fish out of water, parents and children, adoption, creativity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Angelo Rules (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Angelo is a problem child and, with his two best friends, causes a lot of trouble in the neighborhood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: teenage life, friendship, youth, school, escapades, buddies, young heroes, nothing goes right, family, family relations, disorder, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Adventures from the Book of Virtues (1996)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Growing up can be confusing! When Zach and Annie face difficulties in their lives, they go to special place called Plato’s Peak. There, Plato—a talking buffalo!—and his friends are always willing to lend a helping hand.
Style: offbeat, clever, humorous, serious, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dignity, teaching the ways of the world, imaginary, family, adventure, best friends, escapades, buffalo, hawk, forest, bison, storyteller ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Wild Thornberrys (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Wild Thornberrys is an American animated television series that aired on Nickelodeon. It was rerun in the United States on Nickelodeon and occasionally Nicktoons until 2007. The show returned to The '90s Are All That for one night, and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, adventure, teenage life, eccentric family, siblings relations, family, imaginary, supernatural ability, youth, heroes, environmentalism, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The show revolves around the lives of 8-year-old Arthur Read, an anthropomorphic aardvark, his friends and family, and their daily interactions with each other.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: childhood, parents and children, friendship, family relations, family values, school, family, youth, best friend, mother daughter relationship, little girl, brother sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Löwenzahn (1981)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: West Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Lustig lives in a imaginative converted caravan. From there he goes on a journey of discovery, explaining to his young spectators the connections between nature, environment and technology.
Style: sincere, sentimental, humorous, educational, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, youth, family, explanatory, science and technology, disagreement, nature, part animation, educational program, science
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Rolie Polie Olie (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rolie Polie Olie was a children's television series produced by Nelvana, distributed by Disney, and created by William Joyce, Maggie Swanson, and Anne Wood. The show centers on a little roly pollie who is composed of several spheres and other ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, touching, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, escapades, heroes, disorder, imaginary, androids and robots, youth, switching roles, siblings relations, friends, family, robot dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Caillou (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Caillou is an educational Canadian children's television series, based on the books by author Christine L'Heureux and illustrator Hélène Desputeaux. During the first season, many of the stories in the animated version began with a ...
Style: semi serious, colourful, light, educational film, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: parents and children, friendship, family life, little boy, family relations, babies and infants, pets, friends, siblings relations, family, parenting, nagging and grouching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Lion Guard (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.
Style: touching, feel good, exciting, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: lion, adventure, animal life, royal family, friendship, good versus evil, family, parents and children, young heroes, anthropomorphic animal, based on movie, anthropomorphism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 ⇓
68%
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 ⇓
68%
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 ⇓
67%
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ChalkZone (2002)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: ChalkZone is an American animated television series created by Bill Burnett and Larry Huber and produced by Frederator Studios for the Nickelodeon TV channel. The series follows Rudy Tabootie, an elementary school student whose magic chalk allows ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: objects come to life, superhuman powers, adventure, best friends, escapades, nothing goes right, youth, parallel world, imaginary character, disorder, school, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
My Dad the Rock Star (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Dad the Rock Star is a Canadian animated television series created by KISS bassist Gene Simmons, and produced by Canadian company Nelvana for the Canadian based channel Teletoon, and on Nickelodeon and Nicktoons Channel in the United States, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: heavy metal, mischievous children, goofy hero, desire for fame, family life, parents and children, fish out of water, teenage life, youth, tv show, celebrity, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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 ⇓
66%
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper (1996)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper is an animated television spin-off of the feature film Casper, which, in turn, was based on the Harvey Comics character of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, ghost, mansion, young heroes, family, mischievous children, supernatural, disorder, imaginary, haunted house, father daughter relationship, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 ⇓
66%
The Replacements (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Replacements is a Disney Channel animated television series for children that ran originally from July 28, 2006 to March 30, 2009. Although the series originally aired episodes on Saturdays at 8:00pm EST, it was moved to Mondays at 5:00pm EST. ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, parents and children, adoption, family problems, escapades, secret agents, eccentric family, family, family relations, spy, advertising, comics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Dragon Tales (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dragon Tales is an American-Canadian animated pre-school children's television series created by Jim Coane and Ron Rodecker and developed by Coane, Wesley Eure, Jeffrey Scott, Cliff Ruby and Elana Lesser. The story focuses on the adventures of ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, supernatural ability, best friends, young heroes, siblings relations, friendship, parallel world, imaginary kingdom, heroes, imaginary, friends, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%