Movies and TV shows like Thorn Castle

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Thorn Castle (1967)
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Thorn Castle (1967)
Original name: Tüskevár
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Hungary
TV show
Story: A story about two urban boys, who spend a summer at the romantic Kis-Balaton side with an old field keeper, and gradually change their point of view about their civilized life, and fall in love with the nature.
Plot: teenager, dog, school, snake, nature, teacher, friendship, fishing, boat, classmate, summer vacation, lake, swamp, fish, eagle, ruins, smoking, crab, harvest, coming of age, rifle, cigar smoking, underage smoking, sunburn, hungarian ...

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Most similar movies to Thorn Castle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and sentimental films and TV series with plots about friendship, teenager, friends, family, adventure, school and dog mostly in Family, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Thorn Castle: De Zevensprong (1982), The Flying Liftboy (2000), Foreign Exchange (2004), The Saddle Club (2001), Wild Chicks (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Thorn Castle (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Hungary
Story: Tutajos is an excellent student whose parents decide to reward his academic achievements with a vacation to the countryside. Robbed of his gadgets and easy city-lifestyle, Tutajos finds himself completely out of his element – until a goodhearted ...
Plot: nature, snake, ruins, dog, teenage boy, teacher, teenager, fish, rifle, classmate, boat, fishing ...
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95%
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De Zevensprong (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 323 min.
TV show
Story: Frans (nicknamed The Red for his red hair), an elementary school teacher involuntarily gets involved in a conspiracy to save the young Geert-Jan Grisenstijn from the hands of his uncle, the evil count, who lives in a mansion where one of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: forest, school, bicycle, teacher, castle, treasure, uncle nephew relationship, lawn mower
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Flying Liftboy (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
TV show
Story: A boy about 12 years old gets detention from his teacher because he got hit with a skateboard. His mother is furious with the teacher and takes her son from school to work. He finds work as a liftboy, but on the first day of his job he sees his ...
Plot: flying, warehouse, skateboard, teacher, school, actress playing multiple roles, boy, elevator, police, mother son relationship
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Foreign Exchange (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, Ireland
TV show
Story: Foreign Exchange is an Australian fantastic's television programme broadcast by Southern Star during 2004. It starred Lynn Styles as Hannah O'Flaherty, a feisty Irish girl, and Zachary Garred as Brett Miller, a sun-drenched Australian boy. ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, exciting, captivating
Plot: family relations, friendship, portal, school, boarding school, teenager, friend, stepfather stepson relationship, stepbrother stepsister relationship, adventure, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, redheaded girl ...
Place: ireland, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Saddle Club (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Saddle Club is a children's television series based on the books written by Bonnie Bryant and is an Australia/Canada co-production. Like the book series, the scripted live action series follows the lives of three teenage girls in training ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: horse riding, girl horse relationship, horse, friendship, against the odds, fall in love, obsession, parents and children, teenager, underdog, haunted by the past, club ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Belle and Sebastian: The Adventure Continues (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: September, 1945. Sebastian impatiently waits for the return of his friend Angelina, whom he has not seen for two years. When the plane carrying the young woman to her small village in the Alps is reported to have crashed in the mountains, Sebastian ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, feel good, exciting, light
Plot: dog, little boy, boy, friendship, boy and dog, missing person, orphan, courage, airplane accident, family secret, strong female character, mountain ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, year 1945
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Wild Chicks (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sprotte is about 12 years old and has a "gang" with her three friends Frieda, Melanie and Trude. Together the girls take Care of Sprottes grandmothers chickens. The new girl in School, Wilma, wishes to join the group, which Melanie is very ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating
Plot: girl gang, hostility, chicken, friendship, group of friends, friendship between girls, school, mascot, chicken coop, shotgun, female director, child protagonist ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The New Lassie (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The New Lassie is an American children and family oriented drama series which aired in first-run syndication from September 8, 1989 to February 15, 1992. The series stars Will Estes as Will McCullough, Lassie's new master. Real life husband and ...
Plot: dog, family, boy and dog, family relations, human dog relationship, father son relationship, boy dog relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Wishbone (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wishbone is a children's television show that aired from 1995 to 1997 in the United States. The show's title character is a Jack Russell Terrier of the same name. Wishbone lives with his owner Joe Talbot in the fictional modern town of ...
Style: educational, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, talking animals, storytelling, literature, adventurer, pretense, teenage life, make believe, animal life, adventure, family ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Hard Hats and Potato Nose (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Hungary
Duration: 92 min.
TV show
Story: A few kids make a circus show for their sick friend, and get in some trouble along the way.
Plot: investigation, summer vacation, teenager, playground, zoo, lion, monkey, drag, fox, ice cream, disguise, tape recorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Flipper (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Flipper, from Ivan Tors Films in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television, is an American television program first broadcast on NBC from September 19, 1964, until April 15, 1967. Flipper, a bottlenose dolphin, is the companion animal of ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sea, dolphins, family relations, park ranger, young heroes, escapades, adventure, save the day, friendship, youth, danger, swimming ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: florida, usa, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Belle and Sebastian (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Mountain-based adventures of a young boy and his dog in a small village in the southern Alps.
Plot: village, mountain, boy dog relationship, friendship, animal, dog, little boy, boy, human animal relationship, animals, boy and dog, human dog relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Blinker-Ciko (1982)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Roman Hlava grew up with his diplomat parents in Latin America where he had been home-schooled by his over doting mother. The over indulgence of affection and praise has given the boy an over confidence. This is quickly squashed by his new peers ...
Plot: female director, dog, diplomat, friend, ecology, vacation, father son relationship, nature, summer, school, friendship, mother son relationship
Place: czechoslovakia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Life is anything but normal for Gortimer and his two best friends, Ranger and Mel, as they navigate Normal Street - an ordinary suburb that has a hint of something magical just beneath the surface.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, best friends, coming of age, escapades, supernatural, youth, family, friends, friend, street
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Free Rein (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: A 15-year-old from LA spends the summer at her mom's childhood home on an island off the coast of England, where she bonds with a mysterious horse.
Style: entertaining, light, scenic, colourful
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, teenager, friendship, summer vacation, nature, grandfather, sister sister relationship, relationships, rider horse relationship, island
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 225 min.
Story: The screen version of the most famous novel by American writer Mark Twain "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer". Without a book about the adventures of Tom and his friends Huckleberry Finn and Becky Thatcher, one can not imagine the childhood of ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, on the lam, runaway, friends, buddies, adventure, mischievous children, chases and races, misfit, young heroes, young at heart, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, missouri, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Lassie (1994)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An update of the Lassie legend stars Thomas Guiry as a troubled city kid whose family retreats to the country, where he befriends the famous collie and changes for the better. Conflict develops when a ruthless sheep rancher causes trouble for ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: boy dog relationship, coming of age, countryside, dog, family, friendship, pets, mischievous children, family life, teenage life, father son relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, virginia, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Hoot (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man (Lerman) moves from Montana to Florida with his family, where he's compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: fish out of water, school, environmentalism, adventure, save the day, teenager, vandalism, misfit, bully, restaurant, kidnapping, environmental issue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: montana, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The New Adventures of the Black Stallion (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, France, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of The Black Stallion is a television series that was loosely based on the movies The Black Stallion and The Black Stallion Returns, which starred Mickey Rooney and Richard Ian Cox, as a trainer and a teenaged horse racer. The series ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: gambling, horse race, horse trainer, horse, racehorse, adventure, family, hopes, follow your dream, young heroes, human spirit, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Janka (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Poland, West Germany
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Janna is a German-Polish collaboration television series.
Plot: horse, teenager, strong female character, horse race, gang, strong female lead, grandfather, magical power, ring
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Best Friends (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Best Friends follows the life of a group of friends at their high school ‘Spangalis College’. Inside and outside of school exciting and challenging experiences take place. Growing up is never easy; every character has its own, unique story of ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, friendship, coming of age, teenage life, family relations, high school, society, love, school, teenager, everyday life, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Born Free (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of two married game wardens in Kenya. George Adamson and Diana Muldaur live with their adopted lioness Elsa the Lioness, where they protect the animals in the surrounding area from all sorts of danger, both natural and human.
Style: wild
Plot: lion, poacher, wildlife, nature, animal rights, jungle, lion cub
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Swallows and Amazons (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On holiday with their mother in the Lake District in 1929 four children are allowed to sail over to the nearby island in their boat Swallow and set up camp for a few days. They soon realise this has been the territory of two other girls who sail the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, family relations, boat, children, camping, youth, adventure, family, lake or river, ocean or sea, friends, gang ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar III: The Mystery of the Snake Crown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The snake crown is stolen (or taken back) from the Knight Templars by the earth worshippers of Crete; the three kids try to retrieve it on behalf of the Knight Templars.
Plot: crown, treasure, tourism, kidnapping, friendship, teenager, child in peril, strong female lead, strong female character, friend, children, girl ...
Place: malta
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Worst Witch (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mildred Hubble is a young witch attending Cackles Academy. She's called the "Worst Witch" because she's always caught getting into trouble.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, girls' boarding school, witch, witchcraft, teachers and students, boss, power relations, youth, supernatural, friends, imaginary, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Adventures of Milo and Otis (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The story of two animals and their adventures. Milo, the cat, and Otis, the dog, are two animals who grew up together on the same farm. One day, the two are separated and begin a journey to find each other. The adventurous, and often perilous quest ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sweet, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, survival, friendship, pug, pig, chicken, fight, milk, cat, barn, adventure, family ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Famous Five (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Famous Five is a British television series based on the children's books of the same name by Enid Blyton. It was broadcast on ITV over two series in 1978 and 1979. It was produced by Southern Television in 26 half-hour episodes.
Style: detective series
Plot: strong female lead, tough girl, friendship, amateur sleuth, strong female character, dog, children, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
War of the Buttons (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1960. The thrilling battles waged by a band of kids from two rival villages in the southern French countryside.
Style: realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, children, countryside, friendship, friends, rivalry, family, village life, school, social relations, disorder, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 10K
Flipper (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy Ricks is sent by his mom to Coral Key, a rustic island in the Florida keys, to spend the summer with his uncle Porter Ricks. Sandy dislikes everything about his new environment until a new friend comes into his life, a dolphin named Flipper, ...
Style: touching, exciting, feel good, realistic, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: dolphins, family relations, summer, florida keys, family, adventure, friendship, animal life, friends, toxic, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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White Fang (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, France, New Zealand
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: White Fang was a 1993 television series loosely based on a novel by Jack London. During its single season 26 episodes were produced. It tells the story of young Matt Scott who adopts a wolf/dog named Fang who continually saves him from bad ...
Plot: wolf, native american, gold rush, newspaper, small town
Place: yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%