Movies like Vom Fischer und seiner Frau

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Vom Fischer und seiner Frau (2013)
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Vom Fischer und seiner Frau (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 58 min.
Story: German North Sea beach fisherman Hein always was happy with his wife Islebils, despite their modest life and poor dwelling. When he spares a rod-caught speaking flounder's life, the grateful enchanted prince promises to grant his wish. Hearing this, Ilsebill urges him to ask for a decent house, which is granted instantly. While Hein generously shares their newfound wealth with neighbor Klaas's penniless family, his wife keeps getting jealous of people in higher stations, urging him against growing reluctance to ask the flounder to be be promoted country squire, king, eventually pope. But as Hein feared, she only transforms into a haughty, unhappy butch abusing even her 'mere husband', and each transformation takes a hefty toll on the marine environment, which ends up inhospitable, causing coast-dwellers to flee.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: beach, jealousy, kissing, ritual, dinner, gift, public humiliation, bed, transformation, scolding

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Most similar movies to Vom Fischer und seiner Frau

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, captivating, psychotronic and humorous films with plots about prince, princess, witch, teenager, family relations, transformation and chores mostly in Fantasy, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Vom Fischer und seiner Frau: Allerleirauh (2012), Sleeping Beauty (2009), Rapunzel (2009), The Water of Life (2017), The Brave Little Tailor (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Allerleirauh (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Maddened by grief over his late queen, king Tobald decides to wed their only daughter Lotte, the only female resembling her. Having failed to put him off by exorbitant demands, she puts on the unique cloak made of all fur types in the realm and ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: punishment, chores, father figure, dinner, abuse, dancing, party, embarrassment, love, happy ending, prince, transformation ...
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Sleeping Beauty (2009)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Raised on a farm, energetic fearless Fynn is eager to be join uncle August in the royal castle as apprentice in the stables. He's quickly humiliated having inadvertently dared prince Eric to sword sparring, but gets discrete lessons from his ...
Style: fairy tale
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Das Märchen vom Schlaraffenland (2016)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Handsome, gentle, ever-helpful Paul bears his back-breaking fate as working class lad bravely, being his destitute family's pillar of strength. Initially he believes his parents that a fair traveler's wonderful tales of a magical land of ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: wager, jealousy, male bonding, disguise, male friendship, teenager, bed, gift, swimming pool, fire, party, dinner ...
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Rapunzel (2009)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A poor farmer and his wife are expecting a child at last. But after eating rampion , which she got from a sorceress, the mother developed an addiction to the rampion, which can only get from the garden of the sorceress of the father. He steals in ...
Style: fairy tale, disturbing, sincere, entertaining, captivating
Audience: family outing
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The Water of Life (2017)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Terminally ill kings has trouble deciding which one his two, fundamentally different, sons should be his heir. It would be best if he would have more time to make his decicion but none of the treatments are working as expected. Finally a hunter ...
Style: fairy tale, sincere, captivating
Plot: ghost, gift, father son relationship, ritual, adventure, family relations, power struggle, showdown, relationships, fantasy world, warrior, contests and competitions ...
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The Brave Little Tailor (2008)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Poor but confident and resourceful tailor David trusts, after killing seven flies in one swat, he's a match for any challenge and sets out to prove himself in the wide world. After luck and cunning help him deal with giant Lothar, he arrives at ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brother brother relationship, flowers, king, cell, stuttering, loyalty, monster, fight, dinner, dare, bed, party ...
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The Snow Queen (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Finnish live action adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale, The Snow Queen. The tale centers on the struggle between good and evil as experienced by a little boy and girl, Kai and Kerttu.
Style: fairy tale
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Mother Holly (1961)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brothers grimm, mother daughter relationship, apple tree, snowman, balloon, widow, carriage, gold, night watchman, pillow
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The White Snake (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 91 min.
Story: Endres wants to be more than just a farmer's son. He wants to be able to read and write, wear clothes without holes and sleep in a proper bed. He goes to the court of the King, who is said to be the cleverest man in the land. Endres becomes his ...
Style: fairy tale
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The Frog Prince (1991)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: German/Czechoslovakian depiction of the famous fairy tale 'The Frog Prince', by the Brothers Grimm. When a young princess, instead of being fully dedicated to her love, persists in running around like a tomboy and roaming the forests with ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brothers grimm, picnic, ritual, prank, dancing, party, swimming pool
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The Tale of Tsar Saltan (1967)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A fairytale based on Alexander Pushkin novel.
Style: fairy tale
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Queen of the Lake (1998)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Prince Victor looks in vain for a swan which was wounded by one of his servants. Instead he discovers a beautiful girl with golden hair who has an arrow in her shoulder. She is dumb and can't explain her origin. He falls immediately for her. ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Jack and the Beanstalk (1970)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Retelling of the classic fairy tale, but from a decidedly 1960s point of view, complete with "groovy" dialogue.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
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The Kingdom of False Mirrors (1963)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: fairy tale, colourful, stylized, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
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Place: russia
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Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
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Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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Genre: Family, Fantasy
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Genre: Family, Fantasy
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Story: No overview found.
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Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hansel and Gretel (1983)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
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