Movies like Shrek the Musical

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Shrek the Musical (2013)
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Shrek the Musical (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Make room for ogre-sized family fun as the greatest fairy tale never told comes to life in a whole new way in this breathtaking Broadway musical adaptation of the hit movie Shrek!
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sentimental, fairy tale, witty, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, friendship, friends, partners, heroes, social differences, society, couples, heroic mission, imaginary, daring rescue, freak, love and romance, fall in love, imaginary kingdom, danger, silly humor, save the princess, magical mirror, opposites attract, adventure, family, couple relations, royal family, anti hero ...

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Most similar movies to Shrek the Musical

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and fairy tale films with plots about family, escapades, imaginary, adventure, danger, rivalry and friends mostly in Family, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Shrek the Musical: The Lost Princess (2005), The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005), Peter Pan Live! (2014), Three Brothers (2014), The Snow Queen (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Lost Princess (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The warrior is Esmeralda, a princess who has brains, can fight and is pretty, too. The sexy one is Don Juan, a pretty boy laughing at danger. These two Spanish champions, along with Don Juan's sidekick Miguel, dance and joke their way through a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, royal family, adventurer, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroic mission, rivalry, danger, family, prince, show tunes ...
Time: renaissance
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Muppets' Wizard of Oz follows a young woman named Dorothy Gale who dreams of becoming a singer but is unable to pursue her dreams. After being swept up by a tornado with her pet prawn Toto, Dorothy embarks on a journey to meet the Wizard of ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: witch, puppet, friendship, adventure, young heroes, wizard of oz, rescue, danger, escapades, scarecrow, puppetry, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, fairy tale, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, mischievous children, adventurer, young heroes, friendship, good versus evil, heroes, escapades, adolescence vs adulthood, danger, youth, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Lilly the Witch: The Journey to Mandolan (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Germany, Spain, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lilli is traveling to India, to solve a mystery.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, friendship, supernatural ability, fish out of water, daring rescue, young heroes, disorder, good versus evil, royal family, danger, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Elmo loves his fuzzy, blue blanket, and would never let anything happen to it. However, a tug-of-war with his friend Zoe sends his blanket to a faraway land, and Elmo in hot pursuit. Facing life without his cherished blanket, Elmo musters all of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: puppet, rescue, family, puppets, adventure, friendship, disorder, heroic mission, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, misfit, heroes ...
Place: sesame street
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.7
 356
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, feel good, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: princess, witch, stepmother, heroes, good versus evil, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, imaginary, youth, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.0
 395
The Snow Queen (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When Gerda befriends penniless Kay their growing friendship is cut short as one cold winter night a fragment of glass pierces Kay's eye, turning his heart cold. Enchanted by the Snow Queen he is swept away on her chariot over the glittering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, hopes, danger, escapades, youth, rivalry, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Kermit's Swamp Years (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: At 12 years old, Kermit the Frog and best friends Goggles and Croaker travel outside their homes in the swamps of the Deep South to do something extraordinary with their lives.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: swamp, family, escapades, friendship, danger, rescue, heroes, confined, young heroes, best friends, pet shop, homecoming ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 526
Peter Pan (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Broadway musical adaptation of the fabled children's story.
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, adventurer, young heroes, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, show tunes, friends, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.6
 718
Funky Monkey (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Boy genius Michael Dean (Adkins) teams up with a super-talented chimpanzee and his caretaker (Modine) to take down an animal testing lab. In exchange the scientist gives the boy some pointers on the girl of his dreams.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, animal life, disorder, laboratory, silly humor, soldier, rescue, daring rescue, buddies, danger, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Hansel and Gretel (1987)
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, stylized, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, youth, adventure, siblings relations, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, evil witch, parents and children, in the woods, family relations, child in peril ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers
Plot: queen, king, princess, sleeping, magic, curse, fairy, royal family, curses spells and rituals, youth, young heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 1K
Pufnstuf (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy (Jack Wild) ventures to Living Island with his magical, talking flute, Freddy. Once there, he befriends many of the island's inhabitants, but the evil Witchiepoo (Billie Hayes) is determined to steal Freddy the flute away from the boy to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, magic, witch, rivalry, getting home, young heroes, family, imaginary, danger, adventure, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
 574
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, humorous, stylized, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, family life, family relations, friends, fall in love, siblings relations, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, unlikely partners, partners, family ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
 63K
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 ⇓
69%
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The owner of a bank (Miss Bitterman) wants to own the Muppet Theatre so she can build a nightclub over it. After she tricks Pepe into giving her the only copy of the contract between her father and the Muppets, she changes it so the Muppets have ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, puppets, muppets, puppet, goofy hero, friendship, puppetry, theater, friends who live together, family, fish out of water, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.6
 2K
Snow (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in San Ernesto, California with only three days before Christmas, Nick Snowden needs to rescue a young reindeer from a zoo.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: santa claus, reindeer, zoo, christmas, fish out of water, fall in love, escapades, daring rescue, adventure, dishonesty, love and romance, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, giant, young heroes, legends and myths, escapades, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Maya Dolittle (Kyla Pratt) is back in a heartwarming adventure of presidential proportions! Maya's dream of going to vet school is put on hold when she gets a call from the president of the United States. It seems the First Dog is out of ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: veterinarian, animals, heroic mission, imaginary, danger, race against time, escapades, pets, save the day, disorder, silly humor, catastrophe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.8
 2K
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, touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: cinderella story, royal family, cinderella, true love, wish come true, opposites attract, romance, intrigue, rivalry, state affairs, love and romance, hopes ...
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 180K
Enchanted (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Giselle is banished by an evil queen from her magical, musical animated land and finds herself in the gritty reality of the streets of modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that doesn't operate on ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, feel good, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, kids, date night, preschoolers ...
Plot: princess, true love, prince, magic, magical, good versus evil, disney, rescue, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, queen, witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.9
 628K
Shrek (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, parody, humorous, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: princess, talking animals, dragon, love and romance, friendship, adventure, swamp, anthropomorphism, imaginary kingdom, opposites attract, reluctant partners, ogre ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Treasure Buddies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them halfway across the world to the ruins of ancient Egypt. With the help of some exotic new friends, this epic adventure is a treasure trove of pure Buddy fun. In a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dog, adventure, friendship, young heroes, save the day, treasure hunt, escapades, danger, friends, uninhibited rivalry, legends and myths, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, captivating, semi serious, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: escapades, love and romance, adventure, rivalry, master and servant, imaginary, rescue, family, danger, wish come true, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Snow White and the Three Stooges (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time, in the kingdom of Fortunia, a noble king and his lovely young queen lack but one blessing to make their joy complete. The queen gives birth to a daughter named Snow White, but dies soon after. The king mourns her, but in time, he ...
Style: not serious, feel good, offbeat, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, horse riding, state affairs, escapades, rivalry, heroes, goofy hero, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, oldies, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.0
 23K
Kazaam (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shaquille O'Neal as a rapping genie protects a little boy.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: genie, mischievous children, family, wish come true, young heroes, friendship, youth, rivalry, supernatural ability, partners, misfit, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur unwittingly discovers the secret to stopping an evil dragon who threatens to destroy all civilization.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, light
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, teenage life, imaginary, adventure, young heroes, heroes, danger, escapades, troll, family, rivalry, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 7K
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, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, teens, date night, kids ...
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, true love, couples, family, romance, master and servant, imaginary, love and romance, artists and showbiz, hopes, show tunes ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Xuxa and the Elves (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kira (Xuxa) is a botanical that has magical powers, despite not knowing their origin. Until Nanda (Debby), a girl of 10 years, finds himself trapped in his room an elf named Damiz (Leonardo Cordonis) and asks Kira to help free him. Soon they ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, fairy, rescue, escapades, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, family, imaginary kingdom, danger, troll, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ⇓
61%