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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: educational, clever, humorous, semi serious, educational film
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, family, parents and children, social relations, siblings relations, teaching the ways of the world, lion, intelligence, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, library, mother son relationship, book, reading
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 captivating films and TV series with plots about family, family relations, youth, friends, friendship, imaginary and parents and children mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Between the Lions: Rolie Polie Olie (1998), Super Why! (2007), Little Einsteins (2005), The Berenstain Bears (2002), Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: feel good, semi serious, touching, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, escapades, family, switching roles, siblings relations, androids and robots, friends, disorder, heroes, youth, robot dog, grandfather ...
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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: educational, fairy tale, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, family, escapades, clue, team, superhero, adventure, friendship, heroes, imaginary, book, reading a book
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Little Einsteins (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, 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, educational, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, family relations, education, friends, babies and infants, youth, teamwork, mission, classical music, children, friendship, spacecraft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Berenstain Bears (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: animal life, bear, family life, mischievous children, supportive parent, disorder, parents and children, escapades, friendship, anthropomorphic animal, family relations, forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, friendship, friends, social relations, youth, family, lifestyle, city life, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, african american, girl ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: not serious, humorous, feel good, sitcom, multicultural ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, youth, best friends, parents and children, family life, friendship, siblings relations, teenage love, high school, family, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
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: educational, feel good, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: childhood, parents and children, family relations, friendship, family values, school, family, youth, best friend, brother sister relationship, little girl, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, educational ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, young heroes, pets, animal life, family, family relations, problem solving, goldfish, child, child protagonist, parents and children, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Pinky Dinky Doo (2005)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pinky Dinky Doo dances her way into her Story Box to tell stories and solve problems using her big imagination and fancy words.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: youth, family, friendship, family relations, young heroes, friends, disorder, figment, siblings relations, girl, surrealism, brother sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, family relations, suburbs, parents and children, family, society, school, dog, fatherhood, love, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.2
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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, teaching the ways of the world, family, educational program, coming of age, youth, social relations, friends, surrealism, family relations, pre school
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Harold and the Purple Crayon (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
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, family relations, figment, imagination, little boy, drawing, supernatural, youth, family, imaginary kingdom, night, alternate reality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: animal life, family relations, royal family, siblings relations, parents and children, family life, wisdom, jungle, imaginary kingdom, supportive parent, wisdom of life, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: semi serious, realistic, feel good, sitcom, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: bully, crush, family relations, school, youth, family, lifestyle, buddies, neighbor, dog, social relations, everyday life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Stuart Little (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
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, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, mouse, adventure, friendship, friends, escapades, family life, family, fish out of water, adoption, parents and children, creativity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, social relations, couple relations, workplace situations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 1K
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: friendship, teenage life, school, buddies, youth, escapades, nothing goes right, disorder, family, young heroes, family relations, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: explanatory, realistic, semi serious, educational, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: youth, family, disagreement, science and technology, teaching the ways of the world, education, educational program, science, nature, part animation
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Timothy Goes to School (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, 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: teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, friendship, youth, dedicated educator, misfit, school, kindergarten, power relations, family, fox, raccoon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: clever, humorous, serious, educational, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dignity, adventure, best friends, escapades, family, teaching the ways of the world, religion, girl, boy, friend, surrealism, morality ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Angry Beavers (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Angry Beavers is an American animated television series created by Mitch Schauer for the Nickelodeon channel. The series revolves around Daggett and Norbert Beaver, two young beaver brothers who have left their home to become bachelors in the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, surreal, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beaver, friendship, siblings relations, forest, escapades, brother brother relationship, family relations, friends, dark humor, disorder, animal life, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper (1996)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, parody
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, ghost, father daughter relationship, mansion, young heroes, disorder, mischievous children, family, supernatural, haunted house, friends, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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 culture, heavy metal, goofy hero, desire for fame, mischievous children, family life, youth, teenage life, fish out of water, parents and children, tv show, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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ChalkZone (2002)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: objects come to life, adventure, superhuman powers, imaginary character, disorder, parallel world, nothing goes right, escapades, best friends, youth, school, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Casper's Scare School (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA, India
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Casper's Scare School is an animated series based on the computer film of the same name starring Casper the Friendly Ghost. The series aired on Cartoon Network October 5, 2009. The second season commissioned in October 5, 2012 with a new ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, 3d animation
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: ghost, school, supernatural, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, mischievous children, friendship, teachers and students, disorder, family, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sid the Science Kid (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Sid the Science Kid is a half-hour PBS Kids series that debuted on September 1, 2008. The computer generated show is produced by The Jim Henson Company and then-PBS member KCET in Los Angeles, California using the Henson Digital Puppetry Studio. The ...
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: problem solving, parents and children, teachers and students, science, teacher, knowledge, experiment, school, female teacher, laboratory, technology, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, 2d animation
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, disorder, friends, heroes, escapades, youth, adventure, family, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, friendship, bear ...
Time: prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bob the Builder (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, 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, workplace situations, friendship, partners, best friends, workplace, teamwork, handyman, family relations, parents and children, family ...
Time: 2000s, 20th century, 2010s, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Henry Hugglemonster (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: Ireland, UK, USA, South Korea, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Henry Hugglemonster is the story of a mischievous 5-year-old monster named Henry who loves adventures, discoveries, and being with his family. Each day brings new opportunities for Henry to explore his feelings and learn important life lessons about ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: friends, friendship, imaginary kingdom, small town, family relations, teaching the ways of the world, youth, family life, mischievous children, family, disorder, male protagonist ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%