Movies and TV shows like Jinx

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Jinx (2007)
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Jinx (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jinx is a British children's comedy television sitcom based on the 'Lulu Baker' trilogy of books, written by Fiona Dunbar. The first series premiered on 31 October 2009 on CBBC and ended its initial run on 23 January 2010. The series follows the life of Lulu Baker, a teenager who is able to cook spells. However, her fairy godmother, Cookie, stops things from going smoothly. The first series was produced by Kindle Entertainment and over a three month period, filmed in BBC Manchester studios and Oxford Road Studios, a second series has not been commissioned yet. Australian free-to-air channel ABC3 started airing the first episode on 28 September 2010.
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: magic, teenager, cooking, fairy, children, stepmother, british, bakery, baker, book of magic

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Most similar movies to Jinx

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, light and semi serious films and TV series with plots about magic, teenager, friends, youth, friendship, escapades and high school mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like Jinx: Teen Angel (1997), Sinderella and the Golden Bra (1964), Arabela (1980), Simon and the Witch (1987), Yonderland (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Teen Angel (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Teen Angel is an American fantasy sitcom that aired during ABC's TGIF Friday night lineup from 1997 to 1998. The series was created by Simpsons writers/producers Al Jean and Mike Reiss.
Style: sitcom
Plot: magic, high school, heaven, angel, miraculous event, guardian angel, teenager, teenage boy
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Sinderella and the Golden Bra (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Prince David is having trouble finding a bride amongst the maidens of the village, so his father decides to hold a masked ball. Sinderella, an adopted French orphan, puts up with abuse from her stepmother and two stepsisters, and is not allowed to ...
Plot: magic, fairy, cinderella, lingerie, homosexual subtext, stepmother, female nudity, domestic violence, nudie cutie, nudity (full frontal - brief), royalty
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84%
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Arabela (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Arabela was a children's television series produced in Czechoslovakia which aired from 1979 to 1981. The series has 13 episodes and is in the Czech language.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: fairy, parallel worlds, tv host, magical power, magic, urban fantasy, wizards, family relations, princess, revenge, kingdom, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Simon and the Witch (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Simon is a very sensible young schoolboy, who has a friend who is a real witch. She is very silly, and a huge showoff.
Plot: witch, unlikely friendships, british humour, high school friend, schoolboy, british, magic spell, witchcraft, friendship, magic, cabbage
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 1K
Yonderland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A bored young mum steps through a portal and discovers a world of incompetent knights, monks who are incapable of lying, and a race of people intent on firing the cleverest amongst them into the sun.
Style: exciting, light, humorous, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, escapades, family, bored housewife, magic, female protagonist, life philosophy, help, disorder, kindness, palaces castles and temples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice, sometimes shortened to An Extra Slice is a British television show made by the BBC and filmed at The London Studios as a spin-off from the reality TV hit series The Great British Bake Off which airs on BBC ...
Style: entertaining, light, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: baking, cooking competition, cooking, cookery, british, cooking show, dessert, baker, chef, ambition, conversation, judge ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Under the Glacier (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Iceland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A hapless guy from the city visits an isolated Icelandic seaside settlement. He gradually realizes that the seals are not what they seem, and that two of the inhabitants are magicians, vieing for the favour of a mysterious woman. Liberated from a ...
Plot: magic, female director, shaman, shapeshifting, duel
Place: scandinavia, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Dwarf (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: wish come true, family relations, absurd humor, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, gnome, mysterious event, supernatural power, urban fantasy, magic, absurdism, teenage boy ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Out of the Blue (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Out Of The Blue is an American fantasy sitcom that aired on ABC during the fall of 1979. It is chiefly notable as having featured a Mork & Mindy crossover, and for the controversy surrounding its status as a spin-off of Happy Days. The series ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: angel, child care, surrealism, heaven, magic, orphan, high school, family relations
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Nanny and the Professor (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Nanny and the Professor is an American fantasy situation comedy created by AJ Carothers and Thomas L. Miller for 20th Century Fox Television. During pre-production, the proposed title was Nanny Will Do.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, semi serious
Plot: single parent, nanny, family life, mischievous children, youth, family, supernatural ability, supernatural, disorder, family relations, sheepdog, german shepherd ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Colour of Magic (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
TV show
Story: As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on a journey across the Disc. Unknown to them, their journey & fate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, enigmatic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, magic, heroes, wizards, dragon, danger, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, good versus evil, heroic mission, unlikely hero ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Genie From Down Under (1996)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Genie From Down Under is an Australian children's comedy television series. It was a co-production between the ACTF, the BBC and the ABC from 1995 to 1998. It was released on video in the 1990s, and is available for order via the ACTF ...
Plot: gem, genie, attic, father son relationship, pendant, surrealism, mansion, family relations, trunk, magic, teenager, old house
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Dwight in Shining Armor (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Dwight, a 21st century teen, falls into an ancient, underground chamber and lands lip-to-lip with Gretta, a gothic princess who has been magically sleeping for a thousand years.
Style: funny, captivating, exciting
Plot: knight, medieval, princess, wizards and magicians, adventure, female warrior, magic, showdown, good versus evil, wizards, battles, magical ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Shining Time Station (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Shining Time Station is an American children's television series co-created by Britt Allcroft and Rick Siggelkow. The series was produced by The Britt Allcroft Company and Quality Family Entertainment in New York for New York City PBS Station ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: social relations, friendship, friends, family, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, storytelling, miniature person, magic, jukebox, midget, morality ...
Time: 1990s, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Family Biz (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Family Biz is a Canadian television show, filmed in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada starring Doug Murray, Ephraim Ellis and Kate Corbett. According to YTV, Muse Entertainment and IMDB, twenty-six episodes have been shot. Created by James Nadler, the show is ...
Plot: teenager, business, domineering father, sibling rivalry, absent mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
That Mitchell and Webb Look (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
Story: That Mitchell and Webb Look is a British television sketch show starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Shown on BBC Two since 2006, its first two series were directed by David Kerr, who also directed Mitchell and Webb's previous television ...
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, parody, suspense ...
Plot: workplace, media, artists and showbiz, coworker, friends, disorder, partners, comedy team, absurdism, comedian, satire, gay slur ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Weird Science (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Weird Science is a mid-1990s American comedy series made for television, based on the 1985 film of the same name.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: fantasy becomes reality, magic, transformation, superhero, desire, wish come true, friends, supernatural ability, hopes, youth, teenage life, computer genius ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Pirlimpimpim (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: The adventures in science, history, learning and fantasy of a girl, a boy and their two living toys, starting from the ranch where they live, known as the Yellow Woodpecker.
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, fable, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, fantasy world, magic, adventure, young heroes, youth, escapades, imaginary, family, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, farm ...
Place: brazil, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A girl, sent by her parents to live with her two eccentric aunts, finds out on her sixteenth birthday that she is a witch
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, touching, psychotronic ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, family outing, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: wizards and magicians, high school, teenager, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magic, witch, supernatural ability, eccentric family, aunt niece relationship, teenage life, secret, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Parker Lewis Can't Lose (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Parker Lewis Can't Lose is an American teen sitcom that originally aired on FOX from September 1990 to June 1993. During the last season, the series sported the simpler title Parker Lewis. The series was produced by Columbia Pictures Television ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, boss, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, male friendship, friendship between men, friendship, teenage life, high school life, against the rules, youth, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Adventures of Pinocchio (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 321 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Carlo Collodi's classic novel, this mini-series is about an animated puppet named Pinocchio and his father, a poor woodcarver named Geppetto.
Style: light, fairy tale, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pinocchio, carabinieri, father son relationship, adventure, young heroes, puppet, friendship, puppet show, friends, performance, escapades, fairy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Strange Days at Blake Holsey High (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Black Hole High is a Canadian science fiction television program which first aired in North America in October 2002 on NBC and Discovery Kids. It is set at the fictional boarding school of the title, where a Science Club investigates mysterious ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: teenage life, boarding school life, youth, dedicated educator, magic, teenager, boarding school, high school life, high school, shrinking, miniaturization, redhead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.5
 10K
Hogfather (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: It's the night before Hogswatch, usually a time of joy on Discworld, but there are suspicious going-on and the criminal underworld is abuzz. The beloved Hogfather - the jolly bearer of glee and pork-related gifts for children everywhere - has ...
Style: dark fantasy, humorous, semi serious, dark, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: death, christmas, fantasy world, holiday, wizards, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, family, curses spells and rituals, disguise, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Wild West (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wild West is a situation comedy screened from October 2002 until 2004 starring Dawn French and Catherine Tate. It was described as a dark comedy from the pen of Simon Nye and was filmed on location in Cornwall. Set in the hamlet of St Gweep, Wild ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: wife swapping, small town, weirdo, store, post office, witchcraft, community, pub, friend, british humour
Place: cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 6K
Ghosts (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A cash-strapped young couple inherit a grand country house, only to find it is both falling apart and teeming with the ghosts of former inhabitants.
Style: surreal, sitcom, funny, light, captivating
Plot: haunted house, ghost, mansion, supernatural, able to see the dead, inheritance, eternity, dead, surrealism, estate, neanderthal, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 2K
Dead Pixels (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Meg, Nicky and Usman's lives all revolve around their obsession for the massively popular fantasy game "Kingdom Scrolls" – a mystical, magical and most importantly virtual world of wizards and wyverns. But when gaming n00b Russell ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: gamer, computer game, obsession, friends, addiction, escape from reality, misfit, lifestyle, social awkwardness, social relations, isolation, computer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 221
Mr. Merlin (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mr. Merlin is an American sitcom that ran for one season, from 1981 to 1982, about Merlin the wizard, who is immortal, living in modern-day San Francisco, and disguised as Max Merlin, a mechanic. Mr. Merlin was produced by Larry Rosen and Larry ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: wizards, immortality, magic, apprentice
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 278
Fresh Fields (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fresh Fields is a British situation comedy written by John T. Chapman and produced by Thames Television for ITV between 7 March 1984 and 23 October 1986. A ratings success at the time, the show is well remembered for its opening titles featuring a ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: marriage, mother in law son in law relationship, british, neighbor neighbor relationship, divorced parents, british humour, family home, middle aged, couples, suburbs, married couple, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.6
 34
The Gauntlet (2013)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 6 min.
TV show
Story: Three teenage girls, Madison, Chloe and Stella are forced to permanently silence their best friend in order to keep their ancestor's century old supernatural secret. This unravels a series of strange events that will eventually lead to their ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense, unusual plot structure
Plot: supernatural power, supernatural, teenager, portal, magic, school, demon, high school, supernatural being, paranormal, rescue, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.4
 23K
Derry Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the early 1990s, this sitcom features the personal exploits of a 16 year old girl, her family and friends during the Troubles.
Style: atmospheric, light, sincere, touching, sitcom
Plot: teenager, youth, school, society, teenage life, friendship, protestant, high school, schoolgirl, nun, coming of age, catholic
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%