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The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special (2017)
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The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special (2017)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Set in a small suburban town on All Hallows’ Eve, the special centers on David Pumpkins and his skeleton sidekicks who show a young boy and his sister the true meaning of Halloween, answering none of their questions along the way.
Style: 2d animation
Plot: halloween, magic, bully, skeleton, child protagonist, working mom, catch phrase, irreverence, pumpkin, halloween costume, musical performance, trick or treating, storyteller

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, exciting and light films with plots about halloween, halloween costume, family, friends, friendship, adventure and talking animals mostly in Animation, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special: Underfist: Halloween Bash (2008), Spooky Bats and Scaredy Cats (2009), Casper's Halloween Special (1979), Witch's Night Out (1978), Witches in Stitches (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Underfist: Halloween Bash (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Irwin, Hoss Delgado, Jeff the Spider, Fred Fredburger, and General Skarr from the "Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy" team up to fight an evil candy army from the Underworld on Halloween.
Plot: halloween, grim reaper, halloween costume, marshmallow, trick or treating, giant monster, invasion, witch, the underworld, rabbit, witch costume, monster ...
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Spooky Bats and Scaredy Cats (2009)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When Katie and Makean delay their trick or treating to deliver the Candleman's Halloween Party invitations, they find themselves caught up in a spooky adventure filled with macabre monsters.
Style: puppet animation
Plot: halloween, halloween party, wolfman, ghost, mummy, scarecrow, grim reaper, witch, flying broom, trick or treating, jack o'lantern, party invitation ...
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94%
The Cat In The Hat Knows A Lot About Halloween! (2016)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The Cat in the Hat takes Nick and Sally on the craziest Halloween adventure, where they go to the Oooky-ma-kooky Closet to help find Nick and Sally the best Halloween costumes ever.
Plot: halloween, children, holiday, anthropomorphism, family holiday, halloween costume, pumpkin, trick or treating, closet
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83%
Casper's Halloween Special (1979)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: On Halloween night, Hairy Scarey, Winifred Witch and Screech Ghost are plotting their mean-spirited spookings. Casper refuses to join them and decides to go trick-or-treating dressed as a real boy, but neighborhood kids see through his disguise and ...
Plot: ghost, trick or treating, orphan, witch, halloween, cat, halloween costume
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Witch's Night Out (1978)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A witch, disgruntled by the fact that no one takes Halloween seriously anymore, decides to stir things up and disrupt the social gathering in her old house as well as turn a couple of kids who love monsters into actual monsters.
Plot: halloween, magic, witch, witchcraft, children, old dark house, mask, surrealism, costume, magic wand, halloween party, halloween costume ...
Time: 70s
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69%
Witches in Stitches (1997)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ready for a hilarious adventure? Hop aboard a broomstick for this tale of two dim-witted witches who accidentally turn their sister into a jack-o-lantern on Halloween...and that's just the beginning of the story. Join the silly sisters as they ...
Plot: halloween, pumpkin, flying broom, witch, jack o'lantern, halloween costume, spell, halloween party
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69%
Alvin and the Chipmunks - Trick or Treason (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Join Alvin and his brothers Simon and Theodore for this hilarious Halloween adventure. Alvin wants to be accepted into the Monster Club, but the Monster members seem to think its cool to be cruel. It takes Theodore's friendship to Michael, a ...
Plot: friend, club, halloween, trick or treating, hockey mask, halloween costume, disfigured face, pumpkin
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Smurfs: The Legend of Smurfy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: When Brainy Smurf is favored to win the annual Smurfberry Hunt for the ninth year in a row, Gutsy Smurf sets out to discover how Brainy wins every year. Gutsy’s investigation takes him into spooky Smurfy Hollow–and right into Gargamel’s trap! ...
Style: funny, sweet, not serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: halloween, competition, ghost, trap, pumpkin, good versus evil, imaginary, magic, escapades, danger, adventure, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Yoyotoki: Happy Ears (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 12 min.
Story: When Yoyotoki HappyEars! and her fox family accidentally land on Mytholopia, they find themselves in a land where mythical creatures rule and magic is the norm. Although they try to keep their lives as normal as possible (and their jelly bean pot ...
Style: 2d animation, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light
Plot: talking animals, friendship, fantasy world, anthropomorphism, magic, female protagonist, failed pilot
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sequel to "Goosebumps".
Style: scary, semi serious, bleak, exciting
Audience: horror for children, pre-teens
Plot: halloween, abandoned house, giant spider, monster, magical power, transformation, christmas, witch, kidnapped, magic, paranormal, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Michael Jackson's Halloween (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The one-hour animated special, packed with the vocal talents of some of your favorite CBS stars and the King of Pop's most memorable hits, follows Vincent (voiced by Lucas Till) and Victoria (voiced by Kiersey Clemons), as they embark on a ...
Plot: monkey, halloween, spider, dog, conformity, dancing, bat, hotel, crow, skeleton, amulet, zombie ...
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58%
Toy Story of Terror! (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: What starts out as a fun road trip for the Toy Story gang takes an unexpected turn for the worse when the trip detours to a roadside motel. After one of the toys goes missing, the others find themselves caught up in a mysterious sequence of events ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: objects come to life, adventure, dinosaur, cowboy, family, toys, halloween, friends, danger, escapades, imaginary, disney ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Halloween is almost here and George can't wait for the festivities to begin: carving pumpkins, costume contests, and especially the Annual Boo Festival. Eager to get the festivities started, George and Allie visit Renkins' Farm to pick out ...
Plot: scarecrow, halloween costume, halloween, squirrel, hat, curiosity, pumpkin, monkey, legend, festival
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52%
It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: This classic "Peanuts" tale focuses on the thumb-sucking, blanket-holding Linus, and his touching faith in the "Great Pumpkin." When Linus discovers that no one else believes in the creature, he sets out to prove that the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, nostalgic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: halloween, family, holiday, friendship, buddies, youth, young heroes, friends, humble, disorder, misfit, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, dark, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing
Plot: halloween, christmas, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, holiday, goth, fish out of water, good versus evil, objects come to life, loneliness, monster, nightmare ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Polar Express (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Style: feel good, touching, stylized, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, train ride, magic, belief, santa claus, adventure, christmas movie, train travel, holiday, self discovery, north pole, fish out of water ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
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46%
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Monster House (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Monsters under the bed are scary enough, but what happens when an entire house is out to get you? Three teens aim to find out when they go up against a decrepit neighboring home and unlock its frightening secrets.
Style: suspenseful, dark, semi serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: horror for children, kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Halloween Tree (1993)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Four children learn the origins of Halloween customs while trying to save the life of their friend.
Style: exciting, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
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Place: mexico
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46%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
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Style: fairy tale, witty, feel good, humorous, not serious
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41%
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39%
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