Movies like Beauty and the Beast 1976

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Beauty and the Beast (1976)
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Beauty and the Beast (1976)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A beautiful girl agrees to marry a hideous, deformed beast and live in his castle in order to save her father's life.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: prince, beast, monster, male female relationship, curse, beauty and the beast, magic spell, deformity

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Most similar movies to Beauty and the Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, psychotronic, romantic and humorous films with plots about prince, princess, romance, curse, king, castle and love mostly in Fantasy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Beauty and the Beast: The Third Prince (1983), The Little Mermaid (1976), The Devil's Bride (2011), How to Wake a Princess (1978), Cinderella (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beauty and the Beast (1962)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A low-budget re-telling of the classic fairy tale.
Style: fairy tale, serious, stylized, feel good, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: love and romance, true love, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, physical appearance, couples, family, rivalry, romance, imaginary, young lovers, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s
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95%
The Third Prince (1983)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brave sons of the king, twin brothers Jaroslav and Jaromír love and help each other. It was they and another brother - Jindrich, who once saw the portrait of Princess of Diamond Mountains, fell in love and went on her quest.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: prince, princess, nobleman, dual role, noblewoman, male objectification, aristocrat, actress playing multiple roles, horse riding, actress playing dual role, nightgown
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A live-action adaptation of Disney's version of the classic tale of a cursed prince and a beautiful young woman who helps him break the spell.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, touching, sweet, remake of cult film ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, date night, family outing
Plot: happy ending, beast, opposites attract, love story, disney, beautiful scenery, fantasy world, magic, beauty and the beast, kingdom, true love, prince ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Little Mermaid (1976)
Genre: Family, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The little mermaid rescues a prince from drowning and falls in love with him. To be with him, she makes a deal with the evil sorceress: her beautiful voice against a life on land. It seems to work at first, the prince is enchanted with her lovely ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: merman, multiverse, prince, female protagonist, mermaid, male female relationship, love, female nudity, mythology, grief, sea, tragedy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Devil's Bride (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young Stepan saves his beloved princess Stepanka to marry Lucifer due to the promise her parents, the King and the Queen, did to the Evil as reword for the help he provided to the Queen to get pregnant.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, unusual plot structure, captivating, disturbing
Plot: pact with the devil, prince, devil, princess, king, queen, hell, lucifer, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: queen, prince, curse, princess, king, godmother, sleeping beauty, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Cinderella (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When her father unexpectedly passes away, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and her daughters. Never one to give up hope, Ella's fortunes begin to change after meeting a dashing stranger in the woods.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, romantic, sweet, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, fall in love, happy ending, imaginary kingdom, disney, love and romance, prince, rags to riches, hopes, magic, princess ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Prince Beyond the Seven Seas (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The merchant's daughter Constanze, begs her father to ask a lion for a favor. Her father approaches the lion who agrees to his request with one condition: that he send the first person he meets upon his return home to the lion's den. It is ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: stranded on an island, jester, water, dog, prince, barefoot, sun, raft, dress, true love, mirror, dance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Snow dragon (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a princess who is growing up without her mother. He father the king, a kind and righteous man, loves her dearly, but is determined to marry her off at all costs: no-one knows why he's in such a hurry. He organizes a grand ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: dragon, dead mother, true love, prince, princess, female nudity, bare breasts, horse, witch, curse, love, duel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, humorous, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, date night, family outing
Plot: castle, forest, beast, singing, master and servant, romance, opposites attract, imaginary, dangerous animal, show tunes, couples, family relations ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby (2019)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Christmas brings the ultimate gift to Aldovia: a royal baby. But first, Queen Amber must help her family and kingdom by finding a missing peace treaty.
Style: entertaining, feel good, captivating, humorous
Plot: prince, royal family, christmas, family relations, intrigue, friends, couples, truce, romance, save the kingdom, danger, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: queen, female protagonist, surrealism, lake, prince, curse, female antagonist, escape, nobleman, human becoming an animal, security guard, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Beauty and the Beast (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Beauty and the Beast is the adaptation of a story by Madame de Villeneuve. Published anonymously in 1740 as La Jeune Américaine et les contes marins, it paints a portrait of Belle, a joyful and touching young girl who falls in love with the Beast, ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, colourful, atmospheric, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beast, magic, transformation, true love, imaginary kingdom, palaces castles and temples, physical appearance, escapades, curses spells and rituals, castle, love and romance, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Ella Enchanted (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ella lives in a magical world in which each child, at the moment of their birth, is given a virtuous "gift" from a fairy godmother. Ella's so-called gift, however, is obedience. This birthright proves itself to be quite the curse once ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: cinderella story, fairy, magic, true love, fall in love, wizards and magicians, prince, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, fairy godmother, adventure, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Salt Prince (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A fairy-tale about the power of love. The old king Pravoslav feels it is time to entrust the rule over his kingdom to one of his three daughters - the one that loves him the most. The youngest, Maruška, fails her father's expectations about ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: vanity, surrealism, princess, castle, prince, happy ending, king, humility, royal court, curse, father daughter relationship, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, king, princess, prince, tasks, werewolf, aristocrat, coming of age, quest, barefoot male, father son relationship, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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
Plot: merchant, intrigue, palace intrigue, marooned, sister sister relationship, false accusation, letter, transformation, fiancee, marriage, prince, jealousy ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: brothers grimm, queen, king, prince, hound dog, sleeping beauty, prime minister, donkey, ballerina, fairy godmother, rooster, cat ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Princess Bride (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids, pre-teens ...
Plot: true love, imaginary kingdom, prince, adventure, save the princess, love and romance, screwball, friendship, warrior, giant, engaged, determination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: sleeping, chase, house, prince, imaginary, rescue, adventure, romance, love and romance, dishonesty, chases and races, friends ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Beauty and the Beast (1978)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Julie, the youngest daughter of a bankrupt merchant, sacrifices her life in order to save her father. She goes to an enchanted castle in the woods and meets Netvor, a bird-like monster. As Netvor begins to fall in love with Julie, he must suppress ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic horror, romantic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: beast, castle, curse, transformation, father daughter relationship, strong female character, beauty and the beast, supernatural romance, stockholm syndrome, sister sister relationship, monster, father ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Cinderella (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Cinderella (named Zezolla) and her family live mid 20th century, where fashion is practically everything. As her father is won over by a selfish woman named Claudette, Cinderella must keep her new step-mother from murdering the only family she has ...
Style: modern fairy tale
Plot: stepmother stepdaughter relationship, prince, stepsister stepsister relationship, female director, rock and roll, half sister, waterfall, poison, cave, bird, blue dress, female bare feet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Shepherd Yanka (1977)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 127 min.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: old man, elderly man, prince, king, shepherd, groom, fiancee, village
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Royal Matchmaker (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A struggling NYC matchmaker is hired by a king to find his son a suitable wife in time for a national celebration. As the clock ticks towards her deadline, the matchmaker finds him the perfect wife -- only to realize that she’s fallen in love with ...
Style: romantic, touching, light, sincere
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: prince, matchmaker, romance, friendship, help, relationships, job, wedding, singleness, royal family, royalty, family ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Story of Love (1977)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Romania
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sci-fi fairy tale love story adventure about a young boy, who lands in a UFO, and the princess he falls in love with as an adult.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: prince, bridge, disappearance, old man, adoption, male female relationship, spacecraft, crow, part animation, queen, spacesuit, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Maleficent (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading ...
Style: fairy tale, dark fantasy, captivating, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: fairy, witch, fantasy world, magical, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, princess, disney, imaginary, villain, heroine ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, france, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Royal Winter (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While on a last-minute European holiday, a young woman finds herself in the middle of a real-life fairy tale when a chance meeting with a handsome local leads to something more. However, things get complicated when she learns that the ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: prince, coronation, couple relations, love affair, couples, love and romance, dating show, reunion, destiny, love, fall in love, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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
Plot: french, frog, muppets, prince, monster, fairy godmother, magic
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: entertaining, romantic, light, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: genie, disney, rags to riches, wish fulfillment, sultan, palace, disney princess, treasure, friendship, magic spell, aladdin, prince ...
Time: 18th century
Place: iraq, middle east, saudi arabia, arabia, baghdad iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
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Stardust (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, feel good, romantic, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: witch, imaginary kingdom, fall in love, magical, adventure, magic, imaginary, true love, witches, curses spells and rituals, pirate, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s, 1870s ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%