Movies and TV shows like The Genie From Down Under

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The Genie From Down Under (1996)
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The Genie From Down Under (1996)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Genie From Down Under is an Australian children's comedy television series. It was a co-production between the ACTF, the BBC and the ABC from 1995 to 1998. It was released on video in the 1990s, and is available for order via the ACTF website or Purchase on iTunes.
Plot: teenager, magic, family relations, genie, mansion, gem, father son relationship, old house, surrealism, attic, pendant, trunk
Place: australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, sitcom and light films and TV series with plots about family relations, youth, teenager, father son relationship, family, magic and parents and children mostly in Comedy, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Genie From Down Under: Bewitched (1964), Packed to the Rafters (2008), Mortified (2006), Ja'mie: Private School Girl (2013), Summer Heights High (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bewitched (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Bewitched is an American fantasy situation comedy originally broadcast for eight seasons on ABC from 1964 to 1972. It was created by Sol Saks under executive director Harry Ackerman, and stars Elizabeth Montgomery, Dick York, Dick Sargent, Agnes ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: housewife, time travel, family relations, witch, magic, temptation, supernatural ability, family, love and romance, eccentric family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, connecticut
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95%
Packed to the Rafters (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Packed to the Rafters is an Australian family-oriented television series which premiered on the Seven Network on Tuesday 26 August 2008 at 8:30 pm. The show has continued on Tuesdays in this timeslot for its entire run. The drama series features a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, couple relations, getting home, living with parents, nothing goes right, anniversary, parents and children, siblings relations, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.3
 751
Mortified (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Mortified was an Australian children's television series, co-produced by the Australian Children's Television Foundation and Enjoy Entertainment for the Nine Network Australia, Disney Australia and the BBC. The series premiered on 30 June ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, friendship, teenage life, parents and children, family life, popularity, family, youth, lifestyle, obsession, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Ja'mie: Private School Girl (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ja'mie: Private School Girl is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley. Continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series, the show follows Ja'mie King, who previously appeared in We Can Be ...
Style: humorous, parody, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, teenage life, teenage girl, high school, youth, popularity, silly humor, social relations, social media, love interest, teenager, school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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
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100%
Summer Heights High (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a public school epitomized by disobedient student Jonah Takalua, self-absorbed private school exchange student Ja'mie King, and megalomaniac drama teacher Mr. G.
Style: realistic, humorous, sitcom, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, school, high school, teachers and students, australian, society, teenage life, student, satire, bully, misfit, down syndrome ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ⇓
80%
I Dream of Jeannie (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: I Dream of Jeannie is an American sitcom with a fantasy premise. The show starred Barbara Eden as a 2,000-year-old genie, and Larry Hagman as an astronaut who becomes her master, with whom she falls in love and eventually marries. Produced by Screen ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, humorous
Plot: genie, astronaut, magic, nasa, desire, time travel, jealousy, shrinking, supernatural, imaginary, supernatural ability, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Every Witch Way (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows 14-year-old Emma Alonso, as she moves to Miami and her life turns upside-down. Not only does she discover that she is a witch, she also has a crush on the boy next door, Daniel. But Daniel’s ex-girlfriend Maddie, who is an ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: high school, teenage love, supernatural ability, fall in love, family relations, family, high school life, chosen one, love and romance, youth, imaginary, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Out of the Blue (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Out Of The Blue is an American fantasy sitcom that aired on ABC during the fall of 1979. It is chiefly notable as having featured a Mork & Mindy crossover, and for the controversy surrounding its status as a spin-off of Happy Days. The series ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: angel, child care, surrealism, heaven, magic, orphan, high school, family relations
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Me and My Monsters (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Me and My Monsters the story of the Carlson family who have recently relocated from Australia to the UK to discover there are three out of control hilarious monsters living in their basement.
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, monster, friendship, family life, parents and children, youth, disorder, boy, family, siblings relations, indoor, puppet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 ⇓
63%
The Mystery of Greveholm (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Mysteriet på Greveholm was the 1996 Swedish Julkalender. It was released on VHS in October 1997 and on DVD 19 November 2001. It was voted as the best Julkalender ever in Aftonbladet in 2007. A video game with the same name was released in 1997, and ...
Plot: supernatural power, christmas, surrealism, thief, haunted house, love, ghost, christmas calendar, castle, children, male female relationship, haunted castle ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
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Step by Step (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Step by Step is an American television sitcom that starred Patrick Duffy and Suzanne Somers as two single parents, who spontaneously get married after meeting one another during a vacation, resulting in them becoming the heads of a large blended ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.0
 188
Dwarf (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: wish come true, family relations, absurd humor, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, gnome, mysterious event, supernatural power, urban fantasy, magic, absurdism, teenage boy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 90s, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Big John, Little John (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Big John, Little John was an American Saturday-morning situation comedy, produced by Sherwood Schwartz, which starred Herbert Edelman as "Big John" and Robert "Robbie" Rist as "Little John." The show first aired on ...
Style: sitcom
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 1K
Abyss (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After meeting an untimely demise in separate incidents, Cha Min and Go Se-yeon discover they’ve come back to life in new bodies they don’t recognize.
Style: suspenseful, touching, captivating, sentimental
Plot: romance, childhood friend, love at first sight, domestic violence, father son relationship, true love, young love, resurrection, supernatural power, second chance, supernatural, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 552
The In-Laws (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 114 min.
TV show
Story: Parents go on vacation, and daughter is left to the care of grandparents. Father's parents from a city, mother's parents from a village - and this means a hot opposition.
Style: feel good, light, humorous, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, family problems, matchmaking, husband wife relationship, family, children, parent grown child relationship, uninhibited rivalry, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, village ...
Place: russia, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Adventures of Pinocchio (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 321 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Carlo Collodi's classic novel, this mini-series is about an animated puppet named Pinocchio and his father, a poor woodcarver named Geppetto.
Style: light, fairy tale, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pinocchio, carabinieri, father son relationship, adventure, young heroes, puppet, friendship, puppet show, friends, performance, escapades, fairy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
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The Cosby Show (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Cosby Show is an American television situation comedy starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992. The show focuses on the Huxtable family, an upper middle-class African-American family ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, family values, parents and children, family life, couples, lifestyle, teenage life, couple relations, verbal byplay, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 ⇓
54%
Cory in the House (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Cory in the House is an American television sitcom, which aired on the Disney Channel from January 12, 2007 to September 13, 2008 and was a spin-off from the Disney show That's So Raven. The show focuses on Cory Baxter, who moved from San ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: teenager, family relations, white house, family life, u.s. president, lifestyle, teenage life, parents and children, coming of age, father son relationship, chef, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.9
 39K
The Nanny (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Fran, fresh out of her job as a bridal consultant in her boyfriend’s shop, first appears on the doorstep of Broadway producer Maxwell Sheffield peddling cosmetics, and quickly stumbled upon the opportunity to become The Nanny for his three ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nanny, family relations, children, female protagonist, fall in love, fish out of water, eligible bachelor, love and romance, workplace, society, butler, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 149
You Wish (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: You Wish is an American fantasy sitcom that ran from September 26, 1997 to June 23, 1998. It started as part of ABC's TGIF programming on Friday nights for the fall of 1997, along with Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Boy Meets World, and Teen Angel.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Plot: genie, magic, miraculous event, imaginary, wish come true, supernatural ability, family relations, single parent, youth, single mother, desire, television ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 107
Kick (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: Kick is an Australian television series that was first broadcast on 9 June 2007 on SBS TV. It is set in Brunswick in Melbourne, Australia. The series follows the adventures of wild twenty-something Miki Mavros who is forced to move back in with her ...
Plot: art class, competition, lesbian kiss, brother sister relationship, lesbian relationship, mother daughter relationship, lesbian, gym, fencing, hijab, deception, lesbian daughter ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 35K
iCarly (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: iCarly is an American teen sitcom that ran on Nickelodeon from September 8, 2007 until November 23, 2012. The series was created by Dan Schneider. It focuses on teenager Carly Shay, who creates her own web show called iCarly with her best friends ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: high school, teenage girl, friendship, teenager, teenage life, siblings relations, friends, computers and web, internet video, best friends, family relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pair of Kings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Pair of Kings is an American television sitcom shown on the cable channel Disney XD. The sitcom's target audience are teenagers. The series began production on February 15, 2010, with stars Mitchel Musso and Doc Shaw departing fellow Disney ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: kids
Plot: twins, island, life turned upside down, teenage life, disorder, siblings relations, culture clash, family relations, sibling relationship, royal family, state affairs, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 454
Naked Wishes (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After inheriting a trunk with a lantern in it, a man releases a beautiful genie named Samanthia. She starts granting his wishes and sexiness emerges all around him.
Style: erotic, sex comedy, sexploitation film
Plot: genie, kiss, magic, strip club, desire, sexploitation, sex, erotica, female nudity, bare breasts, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.1
 867
Spirited (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Spirited is an Australian television drama series made for subscription television channel W that aired for two seasons, 2010 and 2011. The series stars Claudia Karvan, as dentist Suzy Darling, who walks away from a loveless marriage and into an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, neighbor, dentist, love and romance, musician, family life, star, paranormal activity, cat, homosexual, ex spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%