Movies and TV shows like Aquila

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Aquila (1997)
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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 was based on the book Aquila by British author Andrew Norriss and set in Bristol.
Audience: kids
Plot: children, cave, spacecraft, boy, family relations, best friend, child protagonist, invisibility, british, friendship between boys, skeleton, archeological dig, flying machine, falling into a hole
Place: wales

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, semi serious and entertaining films and TV series with plots about family relations, children, boy, friendship, teenager, school and youth mostly in Family, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Aquila: Bernard's Watch (1997), Worzel Gummidge (1979), The Boy from Andromeda (1991), Chocky (1984), Eve (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bernard's Watch (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Bernard's Watch is a British children's drama series about a young boy who can stop time with a magical pocket watch. The show was created by Andrew Norriss and was produced for seven series that aired on CITV from 14 November 1997 to 31 ...
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, school, rainbow, british, schoolboy, birthday party, child protagonist, boy, time freeze, family relations, child, english ...
Place: england
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Worzel Gummidge (1979)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Worzel Gummidge is a children's comedy series, produced by Southern Television for ITV, based on the books by Barbara Euphan Todd. Starting in 1979, the programme starred Jon Pertwee in the title role and ran for four series in the UK until ...
Audience: kids
Plot: children, village, countryside, tea, innocence, farm, boy, brother sister relationship, girl, scarecrow, head, campfire ...
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The Boy from Andromeda (1991)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
TV show
Story: On a holiday to Mt Tarawera, teenager Jenny finds an odd shard of metal. In this third episode of the kids sci-fi series she meets its owner: 'Drom' — a survivor of an alien mission to deactivate a planet-annihilating space gun (aka ...
Plot: volcano, spacecraft, alien, robot, monster, children, boy, outer space, computer, extraterrestrial, child, star
Place: new zealand
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100%
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Chocky (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 151 min.
TV show
Story: Chocky is a 1984 children's television drama based on the 1968 novel by John Wyndham and was broadcast on ITV in the United Kingdom. Two sequels were produced. All were written by Anthony Read and produced by Thames Television. The series was ...
Style: weird
Audience: kids
Plot: alien, child, alien contact, imaginary friend, telekinesis, boy, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Eve (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Drama combining sci-fi mystery adventure with fish-out-of-water comedy. Eve is the world's first fully sentient 'artificial person'. She seems human, but under the surface she's a robot capable of amazing feats - if she can ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, stylized, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, robot, teaching the ways of the world, life turned upside down, human nature, family, teenage life, family life, youth, parents and children, disorder, artificial intelligence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: england
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100%
Harry and Cosh (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Harry and Cosh was a British children's television series directed by Daniel Peacock shown on Saturday afternoons on Shake! on Channel 5 It starred Harry Capehorn, Coshti Dowden, Lucinda Rhodes-Flaherty and Gemma Baker. It told the story of ...
Plot: child's point of view, school, interracial friendship, teenage girl, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teacher, schoolboy, female teacher, child protagonist, british, best friend ...
Place: england
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My Favorite Martian (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Favorite Martian is an American television sitcom that aired on CBS from September 29, 1963, to May 1, 1966, for 107 episodes. The show starred Ray Walston as Uncle Martin and Bill Bixby as Tim O'Hara. John L. Greene created the central ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, retro, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mars, alien disguised as human, invasion, friendship, fish out of water, alien, reporter, scoop, disorder, misfit partners, journalism, benign alien ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
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100%
The Flying Cestmir (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 258 min.
TV show
Story: Young boy Cestmir finds a magic rock which allows him to bring the seeds of the flowers which allow flying from Blue Planet...
Style: urban fantasy
Plot: rejuvenation, mistaken identity, urban setting, flying man, family relations, scientific discovery, replacement, child protagonist, flying, school, teacher, hairdresser ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Grange Hill (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grange Hill is a British television drama series originally made by the BBC. The show began in 1978 on BBC1 and was one of the longest-running programmes on British television when it ended its run in 2008. It was created by Phil Redmond who is also ...
Audience: kids
Plot: high school, school, teacher, high school life, gay, girl, children, schoolboy, school teacher, student, teenager, teenage boy ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Jonny Briggs (1985)
Genre: Family
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Jonny Briggs is a Children's BBC television programme first broadcast in 1985. It revolves around the exploits of a young boy, the eponymous hero, his pet dog, Razzle, and his eccentric family members: Mam and Dad, older sister Rita and older ...
Audience: kids
Plot: high school life, working class, best friends, parent child relationship, dog, rabbit, schoolboy, british, pet dog, boy, three brothers, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sky (1975)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sky is a mystically-oriented children's science fantasy television serial made for ITV by HTV and broadcast in seven parts from April 7 to May 14, 1975. A mysterious alien boy with strange solid blue eyes, the eponymous Sky, finds himself on ...
Plot: coming of age, folklore, mysticism, children, alternate dimension, stonehenge, time travel, black hole
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Glitterball (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Two teenage boys try to help a tiny spherical alien get back to its mothership, while the army and a devious petty crook pursue the creature for its wonderful powers.
Style: psychotronic, retro
Audience: kids
Plot: little boy, coming of age, extraterrestrial, alien, spacecraft, government agent, child, child protagonist, best friends, children, criminal, sphere ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Sarah Jane Adventures is a British science fiction television series, produced by BBC Cymru Wales for CBBC, created by Russell T Davies and starring Elisabeth Sladen. The programme is a spin-off of the long-running BBC science fiction programme ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: supernatural, extraterrestrial, alien, adventure, save the world, young heroes, evil alien, escapades, genetic engineering, heroic mission, space and aliens, friendship ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pig's Breakfast (1999)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Pig's Breakfast is an Australian children's television series that was broadcast in 1999. The story involves two aliens, Meeba and Grob, who have crashed at a television studio on Earth in a galactic school bus. A producer at the station ...
Audience: kids
Plot: australian, boy, crash landing, mistaken identity, children, alien contact, alien, brother sister relationship, tv show, child protagonist, girl, spacecraft ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Digger (1993)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy is sent to live with relatives when his parents break up. He befriends a dying boy who has an eerie connection with nature.
Plot: coming of age, dog, family relations, father son relationship, boy, friendship, heart disease, psychic, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Secret Life of Alex Mack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Secret World of Alex Mack is an American television series that ran on Nickelodeon from October 8, 1994 to January 15, 1998, replacing Clarissa Explains It All on the SNICK line-up. It also aired on YTV in Canada and NHK in Japan, and was a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, sincere, melancholic
Audience: kids, teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, scientist, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, dishonesty, teenage life, goofy hero, disorder, middle school, telekinesis, secret, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Annedroids (2013)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Eleven-year old genius and kid-scientist Anne has invented and built her own amazing androids. Nick discovers Anne's secret junkyard laboratory and enlists the help of Shania to befriend Anne and her mechanical companions. Together they help ...
Style: not serious, clever, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids
Plot: boy girl friendship, robot, friendship, female protagonist, creativity, discovery, inventor, science, female scientist, hi-tech, toys, boy ...
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Lost in Space (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, exciting, tense, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, survival, robot, alien planet, adventure, lost, alien creature, youth, family, black hole, family relations ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ⇓
51%
Gabby Duran and the Unsittables (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Gabby Duran, who constantly feels like she’s living in the shadows of her mother and younger sister, finally finds her moment to shine when she inadvertently lands an out-of-this-world job to babysit an unruly group of very important ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, feel good, sitcom ...
Plot: benign alien, alien, nanny, extraterrestrial, hidden identity, secret identity, secret, alien race, ambition, mother daughter relationship, family secret, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Breeders (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Breeders exposes the parental-paradox that it is possible, in the very same moment, to love your child to the horizon of the universe, while being apoplectically angry enough to want to send them there.
Style: humorous, funny, light, ironic, sweet
Plot: parenthood, family relations, husband wife relationship, children, parents and children, father son relationship, mother, father, parenting, school, parent grown child relationship, motherhood ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Zoom (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Zoom is an American educational television show, created almost entirely by children, which aired on PBS originally from January 3, 1972 to March 24, 1978. This was produced by WGBH-TV in Boston.
Style: weird
Audience: kids
Plot: boy, children, intelligence, educational program, art, girl, mathematics, science, website, e mail
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
It's About Time (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It's About Time is an American fantasy/science-fiction comedy TV series that aired on CBS for one season of 26 episodes in 1966–1967. The series was created by Sherwood Schwartz, and used sets, props and incidental music from Schwartz's ...
Plot: time travel, prehistoric animal, time, cave woman, back in time, earth, tribe, spacesuit, farce, spacecraft, astronaut, blonde ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Diary of a Future President (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Told from the narration of her diary, 12-year-old Cuban-American Elena navigates the ups and downs of middle school and begins her journey to become the future president of the United States.
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: president, teenager, follow your dream, ambition, father daughter relationship, politician, politics, mother daughter relationship, family relations, presidential candidate, escapades, daydreamer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Small Wonder (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Small Wonder is an American science fiction sitcom that aired in first-run syndication from September 7, 1985 to May 20, 1989. The show chronicles the family of a robotics engineer who, after he secretly creates a robot modeled after a real human ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: robot, super powers, family relations, female robot, androids, inventor, artificial intelligence, youth, pretense, parents and children, family life, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Boy Meets World (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, coming of age, family relations, school, college, teachers and students, friendship, teenage life, high school life, teenage love, power relations, supportive parent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, ...
Style: weird
Plot: children, coming of age, time portal, family relations, invisibility, estate, child protagonist, mirror, coma, halloween, servant, car accident ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 18th century, victorian era, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Last Bus (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: After embarking on a life-changing field trip, a group of whip-smart students fight to save humanity from an army of ruthless drones.
Style: futuristic, semi serious, entertaining, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: travel, child, artificial intelligence, save the world, robot, save the day, friends, robot as menace, adventure, friendship, teamwork, children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Super Gran (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 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.
Audience: kids
Plot: super strength, elderly, grandmother granddaughter relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, old woman, senior citizen, woman, british, supernatural power, superhero
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Intergalactic (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The story of fearless young cop and galactic pilot, Ash Harper, who has her glittering career ripped away from her after being wrongly convicted of a treasonous crime and exiled to a distant prison colony.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, futuristic, tense ...
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, fugitives, women, adventure, runaway, escapades, outer space, escaped prisoner, on the run, self discovery, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%