Movies like Jack and the Beanstalk 1970

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Jack and the Beanstalk (1970)
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Jack and the Beanstalk (1970)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Retelling of the classic fairy tale, but from a decidedly 1960s point of view, complete with "groovy" dialogue.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: giant, family relations, cow, surrealism, marriage, mother son relationship, harp

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Most similar movies to Jack and the Beanstalk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, semi serious, humorous and stylized films with plots about family relations, prince, family, princess, show tunes, imaginary and love and romance mostly in Fantasy, Family and Musical genres. Some movies like Jack and the Beanstalk: The Snow Queen (1986), Beauty and the Beast (1987), Puss in Boots (1988), Hansel and Gretel (1988), Sleeping Beauty (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Snow Queen (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Finnish live action adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale, The Snow Queen. The tale centers on the struggle between good and evil as experienced by a little boy and girl, Kai and Kerttu.
Style: fairy tale, uplifting
Plot: child in peril, children, witch, ballet, witchcraft, ballerina, princess, prince, snow
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Beauty and the Beast (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: To save her father, a girl who always puts others before herself promises to live her life in a lavish castle with a strange beast.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, touching, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: beauty and the beast, beast, forest, castle, family relations, couples, romance, love and romance, escapades, opposites attract, master and servant, family ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.2
 661
Puss in Boots (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cat belonging to a poor miller's son thinks up a great plan for bringing a title, wealth, and marriage for his owner. He begins to carry it out, using a few birds and rabbits as gifts for the king, his own wit, and a pair of boots that make ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, stylized, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: ogre, theater, family, escapades, partners, unlikely partners, love and romance, friends, family relations, siblings relations, legends and myths, fall in love ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Hansel and Gretel (1988)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hansel and Gretel tells the tale of two young children driven from home by their scolding mother. Losing their way in the dark forest they stumble upon the cottage of a kindly old woman. But is this kindly old woman everything she seems...?
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, stylized, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: youth, forest, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, siblings relations, adventure, escapades, parents and children, coming of age, evil witch, witch, cannibalism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Sleeping Beauty (2009)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Raised on a farm, energetic fearless Fynn is eager to be join uncle August in the royal castle as apprentice in the stables. He's quickly humiliated having inadvertently dared prince Eric to sword sparring, but gets discrete lessons from his ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: teenager, scolding, therapy, boy, father figure, bully, chores, embarrassment, transformation, punishment, fight, dare
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Once Upon a Brothers Grimm (1977)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Brothers Grimm collected German folk and fairy tales in Germany during the early 19th century; eight of their best known stories are presented in this anthology.
Style: fairy tale, anthology
Plot: little red riding hood, donkey, fairy godmother, cat, rooster, prime minister, king, prince, queen, cinderella, sleeping beauty, hound dog ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: noblewoman, fictitious kingdom, aristocrat, captive, female antagonist, escape, lake, nobleman, fish, spell, swan, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Frog Prince (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Children's musical based on Grimm's fairy tale of The Frog-King. A young girl learns how to be a good friend and princess with the help of a "tall frog."
Style: fairy tale, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: youth, princess, friends, teaching the ways of the world, legends and myths, friendship, love and romance, family, frog, prince, show tunes, meaningful kiss
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Vom Fischer und seiner Frau (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 58 min.
Story: German North Sea beach fisherman Hein always was happy with his wife Islebils, despite their modest life and poor dwelling. When he spares a rod-caught speaking flounder's life, the grateful enchanted prince promises to grant his wish. Hearing ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: beach, jealousy, ritual, public humiliation, transformation, gift, dinner, scolding, bed, kissing
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sleeping Beauty (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, stylized, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, kids, date night, family outing
Plot: elf, sleeping, magic, curse, queen, king, princess, family relations, escapades, family, intrigue, good versus evil ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Baba Yaga (1973)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 74 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: fairy tale, folk tale, semi serious, stylized, absurd
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: wizards and magicians, superhero, witchcraft, heroes, family relations, family, good versus evil, escapades, obsessive quest, imaginary kingdom, missing child, kidnapping ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 205
Allerleirauh (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Maddened by grief over his late queen, king Tobald decides to wed their only daughter Lotte, the only female resembling her. Having failed to put him off by exorbitant demands, she puts on the unique cloak made of all fur types in the realm and ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: embarrassment, punishment, dinner, party, dancing, gift, chores, transformation, bully, abuse, father figure, prince ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Wizard of Oz On Ice (1996)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Story: An ice-skating television adaptation of the 1939 musical film based on Lyman Frank Baum's 1900 fairy tale novel "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz".
Plot: wizards, family relations, lion, it was all a dream, dog, surrealism, scarecrow, tornado, skating, wizard of oz, shoes
Place: kansas
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60%
 6.0
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Mother Holly (1961)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: mother daughter relationship, snowman, balloon, widow, night watchman, gold, apple tree, carriage, pillow, brothers grimm
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Cannon Movie Tales: Rumpelstiltskin (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A musical version of the classic story about a miller's daughter who recieves help from a mischievous dwarf, then ends up over her head. Now, she and a mute servant girl may be the only hope for her baby son, John.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: elf, family, escapades, adventure, rescue, love and romance, rivalry, master and servant, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, legends and myths, talking bird ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
How to Wake a Princess (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
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: sleeping beauty, queen, princess, curse, godmother, prince, king, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Magic Land of Mother Goose (1967)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: See Storybook Characters Come to Life! Hear Beautiful Songs! Laugh at the Rag Doll! Be thrilled, amazed, and just plain dumbstruck by this kooky kiddie klassick from Mr.Gore himself, HERSCHELL GORDON LEWIS!
Style: fairy tale
Plot: sleeping beauty, santa claus, christmas, surrealism, levitation, magic trick, illusion, stage play, jack in the box, filmed play
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, bomb, nanny, princess, king, prince, teen romance, boat, stuttering, teenage girl, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Cinderella (1965)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: TV-version of the classic fairy tale, set to a Rodgers and Hammerstein score.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, feel good, touching, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, royal family, true love, wish come true, princess, royal court, life turned upside down, godparent, family relations, power relations, couples ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
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Snow White (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A prince, seeking the greatest treasure, stumbles upon seven little men guarding a coffin. They tell him the story of Snow White, a beautiful princess who was forced to run away from home after her jealous stepmother tried to have her killed. When ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, humorous, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: snow white, house, prince, sleeping, chase, family relations, friends, curses spells and rituals, physical appearance, cinderella story, fall in love, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hansel and Gretel (1983)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: This is Tim Burton's Disney Channel Halloween film short that only aired once. It combines live action and stop-motion, making for a creepy adventure into the woods.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: witch, surrealism, robot, duck, stepmother, puppetry, forest, toys, cross dressing, evil woman, evil stepmother, toy maker ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, urban fantasy
Plot: coming of age, haunted castle, magical power, forest, invisibility, ranger, knight, gnome, first love, dwarf, ghost, supermarket ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Tale of Tsar Saltan (1967)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A fairytale based on Alexander Pushkin novel.
Style: fairy tale
Audience: kids
Plot: transformation, false accusation, letter, merchant, intrigue, marriage, conspiracy, sister sister relationship, jealousy, prince, czar, fiancee ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Three Brothers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three brothers leave their home to see the world. During their journey, young men as by miracle enter into famous fairy tales (Little Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Twelve Months) and face traps, unexpected moments and even love in a story full of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: princess, witch, stepmother, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, sibling relationship, family, escapades, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
About the Little Red Riding Hood (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A sequel to the well-known story about a Little Red Riding Hood (Krasnaya Shapochka). This time, a family of a slain wolf decides to avenge his death. So they falsely inform Little Red Riding Hood that her grandma is sick and prepare to eat her on ...
Style: fairy tale, light, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: little red riding hood, adventure, friendship, family relations, parents and children, hunter, girl, grandmother, cute girl, thunderstorm, beach, rainstorm ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.8
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Mary Poppins (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Style: uplifting, fairy tale, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: magic, nanny, female protagonist, mischievous children, imagination, kite, disney, banker, brother sister relationship, levitation, child's point of view, adventure ...
Time: edwardian era, 1910s, 20th century
Place: london, england, united kingdom, europe, east end london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Cinderella (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Updated version of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the classic fairy-tale, with an all-star, multi-racial cast.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, sexy, humorous, talky ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, chick flick, preschoolers ...
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, interracial relations, disney, happy ending, magic, women, family, evil stepmother, couples, true love, culture clash ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.5
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Do Not Leave (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A fairytale about the Princess, the Musician, the Chancellor and a blue rose which forces everyone to tell the truth.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, bad ending, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: mute character, unrequited love, love and romance, theatre play, family relations, imaginary kingdom, music, castle, stagecoach robbery, theatrical troupe, stage performance, rose ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hey Cinderella! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Hey Cinderella! is a one-hour Jim Henson special which tells a cracked version of the classic fairy tale. Cinderella lives with her wicked stepmother (as everyone who ever read the fairy tale knows), but what part of the story is never told is how ...
Style: fairy tale
Audience: kids
Plot: muppets, frog, fairy godmother, magic, monster, prince, french
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Alice Through the Looking Glass (1966)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Alice Through the Looking Glass TV Movie
Plot: chess, female protagonist, king, queen, jester, alternate dimension, anthropomorphism, surrealism, wonderland, walrus, two way mirror, alice character
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%