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: dog, school, snake, nature, teacher, friendship, fishing, boat, classmate, summer vacation, smoking, swamp, fish, lake, crab, eagle, coming of age, ruins, harvest, teenager, bird, boy, frog, man boy relationship, cigar smoking ...

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Most similar movies to Thorn Castle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about friendship, youth, teenager, adventure, school, children and friends mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Thorn Castle: De Zevensprong (1982), The Flying Liftboy (2000), Wishbone (1995), Foreign Exchange (2004), The New Lassie (1989). 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: fish, teenage boy, fishing, classmate, crab, boat, nature, snake, lake, summer vacation, ruins, teacher ...
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95%
 8.1
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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: school, teacher, castle, forest, bicycle, uncle nephew relationship, treasure, 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: school, teacher, flying, warehouse, skateboard, boy, police, elevator, mother son relationship, actress playing multiple roles
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 4K
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, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, friendship, adventurer, breaking the fourth wall, literature, colonialism, youth, talking animals, animals, escapades, family, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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, feel good, light, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, little boy, friendship, boy, boy and dog, missing person, orphan, father son reunion, father son relationship, courage, grandfather grandson relationship, airplane accident ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two, year 1945
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: sincere, captivating, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, portal, school, family relations, stepbrother stepsister relationship, stepfather stepson relationship, friend, boarding school, adventure, teenager, boy with glasses, visit ...
Place: ireland, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 464
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, love, boy and dog, family, boy dog relationship, father son relationship, family relations, human dog relationship, mother son relationship, live action
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
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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: captivating, humorous, touching
Plot: girl gang, hostility, friendship, chicken, friendship between girls, group of friends, school, teenager, childhood, animals, children, coming of age ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: realistic, captivating, semi serious, sincere
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, horse riding, underdog, haunted by the past, friendship, against the odds, fall in love, obsession, parents and children, club, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
 27
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: children, diplomat, nature, vacation, ecology, summer, dog, friend, father son relationship, school, friendship, mother son relationship ...
Place: mexico, czechoslovakia
⇓ 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.
Audience: kids
Plot: dog, boy and dog, animals, human dog relationship, mountain, boy dog relationship, boy, friendship, little boy, village, human animal relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 3K
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: realistic, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: sea, dolphins, youth, family relations, park ranger, save the day, adventure, young heroes, escapades, friendship, animals, swimming ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, florida, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
13 Hours: Race Against Time (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Allein gegen die Zeit is a German real-time television series, aired since 2009. Broadcast on KI.KA, structurally, it resembles the series 24.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: school, teenager, terrorizing, escapades, terrorist, bio weapon, terrorist attack, hostage, showdown, terrorism, technology, hostage situation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, youth, best friends, adventure, magical, coming of age, supernatural, friends, escapades, family, friend, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 6K
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: feel good, touching, sentimental, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: dog, boy dog relationship, coming of age, friendship, family, childhood, countryside, mischievous children, pets, teenage life, family life, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, virginia, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, lion, zoo, circus, boy, children, teenager, ice cream, summer vacation, disguise, monkey, fox ...
⇓ 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, realistic, serious, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, runaway, youth, friends, buddies, adventure, mischievous children, funeral, boy, buried treasure, skinny dipping, fishing ...
Time: 19th century
Place: missouri, mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, touching, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, sailing, boat, camping, coming of age, lake, sailboat, rivalry, sea, family relations, holiday, adventure ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ 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, sentimental, atmospheric
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: horse, racehorse, gambling, horse race, horse trainer, corruption, jockey, bittersweet, friends, animal life, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 165
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: animal rights, lion, lion cub, poacher, wildlife, nature, jungle
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, children, countryside, rivalry, friendship, friends, family, village life, village, school, humiliation, betrayal ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ 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, touching, entertaining, harsh, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, pug, cat, pig, friendship, adventure, family, survival, bird, pets, chase, wilderness ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Baby-Sitters Club (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: In this contemporary take on the beloved book series, five best friends launch a baby-sitting business that's big on fun and adventure.
Style: humorous, light, unusual plot structure, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, children, friendship, family relations, small town, friend, sister sister relationship, teenager, nanny, brother sister relationship, coming of age, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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.
Audience: kids
Plot: children, strong female character, dog, family relations, strong female lead, tough girl, friendship, amateur sleuth
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.5
 8K
Hoot (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 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, touching, humorous, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: school, adventure, adaptation, fish out of water, bully, justice, teenager, owl, environmentalism, save the day, misfit, vandalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.8
 148
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, small town, newspaper, gold rush
Place: yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.3
 11K
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: exciting, touching, feel good, unusual plot structure, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dolphins, coming of age, childhood, summer, animals, adventure, family, youth, friendship, ocean, dysfunctional family, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.2
 73
Janka (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Poland, West Germany
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Janna is a German-Polish collaboration television series.
Plot: girl horse relationship, strong female character, teenager, gang, horse race, grandfather, strong female lead, horse, magical power, ring
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.8
 191
Patrik Pacard (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: West Germany
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Series about a boy who meets scientists involved in the discovery of a chemical which makes it possible to grow everything everywhere. He becomes entangled in the operations of secret services who try to steal the formula.
Style: humorous
Plot: family relations, spy, genetic engineering, german
Time: 80s
Place: norway, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Earthly and Heavenly Adventures (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 68 min.
Plot: friendship, school, designer, youth, teenager, classroom, glider
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%