Movies and TV shows like Super Gran

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Super Gran (1985)
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Super Gran (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Adapted from Forrest Wilson's books, the children's programme revolves around a grandmother with super powers and her arch nemesis, The Scunner Campbell.
Plot: super strength, elderly, superhero, supernatural power, senior citizen, woman, british, old woman, grandmother granddaughter relationship, grandmother grandson relationship

Most similar movies to Super Gran

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, captivating and semi serious films and TV series with plots about supernatural power, family relations, teenager, british, friendship, magic and family mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like Super Gran: Simon and the Witch (1987), The Box of Delights (1984), Young Dracula (2006), Fungus the Bogeyman (2015), Manimal (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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95%
The Box of Delights (1984)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the classic children's novel by John Masefield, the story follows the exploits of a young boy, Kay Harker, who finds himself drawn into a world of magic and danger when he encounters an old Punch and Judy man.
Plot: christmas, magic, wolf, mouse, box, midget, miniature person, miniaturization, boy
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Young Dracula (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Young Dracula is a British teenage horror drama television series airing on CBBC, loosely based on Young Dracula AND Young Monsters, a children's book by Michael Lawrence. Directed by Joss Agnew, the first series was broadcast in 2006, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: dracula, vampire, friendship, family relations, social misfits, imaginary, family, youth, school, supernatural, supernatural power, chosen one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Fungus the Bogeyman (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 67 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of Raymond Briggs' children's classic that mixes live action and CGI animation to follow the adventures of a family of green monsters who live in the slimy underground world of Bogeydom. Fungus and his wife Mildew suspect ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: monster, teenage son, boogeyman, father son relationship, the underworld, teen rebel, existential crisis, satire
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Manimal (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jonathan Chase was a British college professor at New York University who had the unusual ability to transform into any kind of animal. He used his powers to battle crime alongside pretty policewoman Brooke and Vietnam-war pal Ty.
Plot: human becoming an animal, animal, police, animals, super strength, crime investigation, superhero, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Moondial (1988)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 158 min.
TV show
Story: Moondial is a British television serial made for children by the BBC and transmitted in 1988, with a repeat in 1990. It was written by Helen Cresswell, who also wrote the novel on which the series was based. The story deals with a young girl, ...
Plot: coma, birthmark, ghost, mansion, servant, car accident, jack o'lantern, invisible, female protagonist, mirror, children, teenage girl ...
Time: 80s, 1870s, victorian era, 18th century, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) is a British Comedy Drama series, produced by Working Title Films for BBC One. It is a remake of the 1960s television series Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) and stars Vic Reeves as Hopkirk and Bob Mortimer as Randall, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: ghost, supernatural power, private investigator, partner, heaven, private detective, british humour, white suit, homosexual subtext
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Jackanory (1965)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Jackanory is a long-running BBC children's television series that was designed to stimulate an interest in reading. The show was first transmitted on 13 December 1965, the first story being the fairy-tale Cap-o'-Rushes read by Lee ...
Style: anthology
Plot: storytelling, drawing, reading, surrealism
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Pippi Longstocking (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Pippi Longstocking is a TV series based on Astrid Lindgren's Pippi Longstocking children's books. The show ran for thirteen episodes, the first episode being broadcast 8 February 1969 on the then Swedish public service channel Sveriges ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, imaginary, superhuman powers, young heroes, youth, pets, family reunited, disorder, friends, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Story of Tracy Beaker (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The Story of Tracy Beaker is a television programme adapted from the book of the same name by Jacqueline Wilson. It ran on CBBC for five series, from 2002 to 2005 and also contained a feature length episode, Tracy Beaker's Movie of Me, ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: foster home, foster child, family, island, farce, 10 year old, female protagonist, adoptive mother, british
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Aquila (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Aquila is a British children's television show which aired on the BBC from 1997 to 1998. An episode was aired once a week, and was based on the story of two boys, Tom Baxter and Geoff Reynolds, who find a spacecraft when digging in a field. It ...
Plot: spacecraft, best friend, family relations, boy, child protagonist, invisibility, falling into a hole, skeleton, flying machine, cave, archeological dig, british ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Enchanted Castle (1979)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: Gerald, James and Kathleen discover a garden in which is hidden a Princess and a magic ring. Although the Princess is not quite who she says she is the ring is truly magic and so are other parts of the castle's grounds.
Plot: castle, magic, statue, magical ring, statue comes to life
Time: 1800s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: The Secret Diary Of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾ is a British television series based on the book of the same name written by Sue Townsend. It started in 1985 and starred Gian Sammarco, as the title character Adrian Mole, Stephen Moore as Adrian's ...
Plot: diary, talking to mirror, 13 year old, teenage boy, teenager, school, talking to oneself in a mirror
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Magician's House (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Magician's House is a quartet of children's fantasy books by William Corlett. Two mini-series were produced in 1999 for British television, which were directed by Paul Lynch. The series featured Jennifer Saunders and Stephen Fry ...
Plot: magic, good versus evil, magician, owl, greed, rat, gold, time travel, fox, guardian, badger, alchemy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Rentaghost (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Rentaghost was a British children's television comedy show, broadcast by the BBC between 6 January 1976 and 6 November 1984. The show's plot centred on the antics of a number of ghosts who worked for a firm called Rentaghost, which rented ...
Audience: horror for children
Plot: witch, ghost, jester, private detective, husband wife relationship, dutch, psychiatrist, singer, farce
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
After You've Gone (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After You've Gone was a British comedy that aired on BBC One from 12 January 2007 to 21 December 2008. Starring Nicholas Lyndhurst, Celia Imrie, Dani Harmer and Ryan Sampson, After You've Gone was created by Fred Barron, who also created ...
Style: situational comedy, sitcom
Plot: in-laws, family, grandmother, family home, high school student, single father, father son relationship, british humour, three generations, grandparent grandchild relationship, english, british ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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 ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: magic, teenager, cooking, baker, fairy, stepmother, bakery, children, british, book of magic
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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HIM (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A 17-year-old boy, known only as HIM, caught in the limbo between childhood and adulthood is also trapped in a limbo between the two homes of his divorced parents, each now remarried with new families. Like most boys he finds it hard to process his ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense
Plot: supernatural, super strength, supernatural power, family relations, teenage girl, divorced parents, british, teenage protagonist, interracial relations, college student, teenage boy, divorce ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Ms. Marvel (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A great student, avid gamer, and voracious fan-fic scribe, Kamala Khan has a special affinity for Super Heroes, particularly Captain Marvel. However, she struggles to fit in at home and at school — that is, until she gets super powers like the ...
Style: exciting, contemplative, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, superheroine, female fighter, heroes, good versus evil, muslim, teenager, mission, escapades, violence, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Out of This World (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Out Of This World is an American fantasy sitcom about a teenage girl who is half alien, which gives her unique supernatural powers. It first aired in syndication from September 17, 1987 and ended on May 25, 1991. During its first season, the series ...
Style: sitcom, light, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: alien race, alien, supernatural power, magic, outer space, magical power, teenage girl, alien technology, stopped time, alien species, alien planet, father daughter relationship ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996 on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its "T.G.I.F." line-up. The show stars Melissa Joan ...
Style: feel good, not serious, sitcom, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, cat, eccentric family, wizards and magicians, magic, friendship, witchcraft, high school, hereditary gift of witchcraft, teenage life, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Zack Files (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural power, teenage life, young heroes, adventure, youth, supernatural ability, buddies, paranormal phenomena, friends, family relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Waiting for God (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Waiting for God is a British sitcom that ran on BBC1 from 1990 to 1994 starring Graham Crowden as Tom and Stephanie Cole as Diana, two spirited residents of a retirement home who spend their time running rings around the home's oppressive ...
Style: sitcom, clever, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: elderly, retirement home, generation gap, couples, friends, traditional versus modern, retired, in-laws, antisocial behavior, oldtimer, staff, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Me and My Girl (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Me and My Girl was a 1980s British television situation comedy starring Richard O'Sullivan, which centred on the challenges faced by a widower raising his adolescent daughter. It was broadcast on ITV between 1984 and 1988.
Style: sitcom
Plot: business partner, british, sandcastle, mother in law son in law relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, schoolgirl, single father, teenage girl, father daughter relationship, advertising agency, widower
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Telegoons (1963)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The Telegoons is a comedy puppet show, adapted from the highly successful BBC radio comedy show of the 1950s, The Goon Show produced for BBC television and first shown during 1963 and 1964. Two series of 13 episodes were made. The series was briefly ...
Style: parody
Plot: puppet, stand up comedian, british tv, absurdism, comedian, explosion, entertainment, cowardice, part animation, social satire, satire, pop culture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Dinosaurs (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dinosaurs follows the life of a family of dinosaurs, living in a modern world. They have TV's, fridges, microwaves, and every modern convenience.
Style: sitcom, humorous, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, family relations, puppets, eccentric family, puppet, everyday life, mischievous children, parents and children, workplace situations, boss and employee, disorder, society ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 90s, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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 ⇓
36%
Tom Brown's Schooldays (1971)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Brown's Schooldays is a 1971 television serial adaptation of the Thomas Hughes novel of the same name. It was originally shown on the BBC1 Sunday tea time slot, which often showed adaptations of classic novels aimed at a family audience. ...
Plot: bully comeuppance, bullying, boys' school, coming of age, bully, schoolyard fight, corporal punishment
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
My Secret Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: My Secret Identity was a Canadian television series starring Jerry O'Connell and Derek McGrath. Originally broadcast from October 9, 1988 – May 25, 1991 on CTV in Canada, the series also aired in syndication in the United States. The series ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, young heroes, superhuman powers, youth, radiation, family relations, disorder, teenage life, danger, undercover, mad scientist, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1988 ...
Place: north dakota, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Worst Witch (2017)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Join Mildred Hubble in CBBC's adaptation of The Worst Witch books, written by Jill Murphy.
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: witch, witchcraft, teenager, friendship, magic spell, school, girl, female friendship, bully, teacher, magical potion, magic ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%