Movies and TV shows like Pan Tau

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Pan Tau (1970)
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Pan Tau (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pan Tau always had a gentle expression and a friendly smile, he was elegantly dressed in a stroller, with an umbrella and a white carnation in the lapel. Foremost, he was famous for his magic bowler hat. By tapping on his hat, Pan Tau was able to change his appearance into a puppet, to conjure up miscellaneous objects or to do other magic. His most characteristically behavior is that he would help children who were experiencing some sort of difficulties in-between their dreams and reality, like finding a place for skiing, settling family problems on Christmas, and even give a boy a good time at a fair when he is supposed to have piano lessons. To adults, he usually remained invisible.
Plot: magic, magician, trick, grandfather granddaughter relationship, prank, part animation, bowler hat, urban fantasy
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, exciting and light films and TV series with plots about magic, friendship, adventure, dragon, friends, imaginary and family mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Pan Tau: Master Eder and His Pumuckl (1982), Ascendance of a Bookworm (2019), Trollz (2005), Arabian Knights (1968), Yoko (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Master Eder and His Pumuckl (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany, Hungary, Austria
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, germany
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Ascendance of a Bookworm (2019)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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Trollz (2005)
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Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 23 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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TV show
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Fairly OddParents is an American animated television series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon. The series revolves around Timmy Turner, a 10-year old boy who is granted two fairy godparents named Cosmo and Wanda. The series started out as ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, odd, exciting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
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Duration: 420 min.
TV show
Story: The Hakkenden is an OVA series by AIC in two sequences, the second subtitled Shinshō. A TV series sequel, Shin Hakkenden, aired in 1999. The anime is based on the epic novel Nansō Satomi Hakkenden written by Kyokutei Bakin during the latter half ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Peter Pan is an anime series by Nippon Animation, and directed by Takashi Nakamura and Yoshio Kuroda, which first aired in Japan on the Fuji TV network between January 8, 1989 and December 24, 1989. It is an adaptation of the ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, feel good
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