Movies and TV shows like Stanley 2001

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Stanley (2001)
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Stanley (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stanley is an animated television series that was aired on Disney Junior, based on the series of children's books written by "Griff", also known as Andrew Griffin. It was produced by Cartoon Pizza, and was developed for television by Jim Jinkins and David Campbell. Stanley teaches a wide variety of issues preschool children face, including change, growth, rules, and dealing with others. Each episode centers around an animal that deals with or helps explain the issue Stanley is grappling with. Junkanoo and reggae fusion group Baha Men, known for "Who Let the Dogs Out", sang the theme song for the series, "My Man Stanley".
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, clever, educational
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, young heroes, pets, animal life, problem solving, family, imaginary kingdom, family relations, birthday, kangaroo, giraffe, fish, goldfish

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Most similar movies to Stanley

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and exciting films and TV series with plots about family, friends, animal life, disorder, family relations, best friends and escapades mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Stanley: Max and Ruby (2002), The Garfield Show (2008), Clifford's Puppy Days (2003), Poko (2003), Postcards from Buster (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Max and Ruby (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Meet two funny bunny siblings, the energetic and mischievous Max, and the patient, smart and goal-oriented Ruby. The show models empowering messages by showing Max and Ruby playing together and resolving their differences respectfully and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, educational
Audience: family outing
Plot: cartoon rabbit, animal life, best friends, young heroes, family, getting along, siblings relations, family relations, friends, children, frog, overalls ...
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95%
The Garfield Show (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Garfield Show is a French/American CGI animated television series that premiered in France on France 3 on December 22, 2008. English-language episodes started airing on Boomerang UK on May 5, 2009. It premiered in the United States on Cartoon ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, animal life, partners, mischievous children, cartoon dog, cartoon cat, computer animation, pets, elementary school, chaos and mayhem, friends, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Clifford's Puppy Days (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Talk about going to the dogs! Everyone's favorite fire engine red puppy, Clifford, is back in a series of fun new adventures. In "Helping Paws," Clifford proves that although he's kind of little, he can be a big help to his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: animal life, friendship, family, pets, island, friends, disorder, cartoon dog, puppy, dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Poko (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Poko was a stop motion TV series about a young boy, his pet dog, and his toy monkey. Produced in Canada by Halifax Film, a DHX Media Company, Poko was created by Jeff Rosen, It began production in 2003 and ended in 2006 after three production ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: toddlers, family outing
Plot: young heroes, family, teaching the ways of the world, educational program, friends, social relations, coming of age, youth, pre school, surrealism, family relations
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Postcards from Buster (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Postcards from Buster centers on Buster traveling to various places around North America, usually in the United States but also in the Caribbean, Canada – and other places – with his father, who is a pilot for a group of musicians. In each ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friends, family, best friends, youth, educational program, dancing, surrealism, dance, controversy, camera
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Buzz on Maggie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Buzz on Maggie is a Canadian/American animated television series which originally aired for 21 episodes between June 2005 and June 2006. The series focuses on Maggie Pesky, a happy-go-lucky tween fly, that aspires of becoming a rock star, but ...
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: best friends, friends, family, dangerous animal, danger, child protagonist, female protagonist, surrealism, insect, school, 12 year old
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62%
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Catscratch (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Catscratch is an American animated television series created by Doug TenNapel. It was aired on both Nickelodeon and Nicktoons in 2005. It was also shown on Nickelodeon UK / Ireland in 2006. It is a lighthearted adaptation of TenNapel's graphic ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, feel good, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mischievous children, animal life, disorder, siblings relations, rivalry, pets, escapades, danger, youth, cartoon cat, family, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, educational
Audience: family outing
Plot: farm, friendship, animal life, mischievous children, best friends, rescue, computer animation, pig, heroes, family, irish, friends ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Creature Comforts (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 10 min.
TV show
Story: Stop-motion animated series with a cast of animals, sound-biting on a specific topic each episode, such as creatures' sporting adventures, Christmas, and visits to veterinarians. The show satirizes modern man on the street and documentary ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: talking animals, society, family, workplace, disorder, pets, lifestyle, human nature, animal life, christmas, dangerous animal, fear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Wonder Pets! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Wonder Pets! is an American animated children's television series. It debuted on March 3, 2006, on the Nick Jr. block of the Nickelodeon cable television network and Noggin on the same day. It won an Emmy Award in 2008 for Outstanding ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: guinea pig, adventurer, save the day, young heroes, disorder, animal life, escapades, pets, partners, danger, friends, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Go, Diego! Go! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Go, Diego, Go! is a children's television series created by Chris Gifferd and Valerie Walsh, and is a spin-off of Dora the Explorer. The show premiered on September 6, 2005 and ended on September 16, 2011 on Nickelodeon. It also aired as part ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventurer, friendship, mischievous children, young heroes, best friends, disorder, animal life, danger, youth, escapades, human animal relationship, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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ChalkZone (2002)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: ChalkZone is an American animated television series created by Bill Burnett and Larry Huber and produced by Frederator Studios for the Nickelodeon TV channel. The series follows Rudy Tabootie, an elementary school student whose magic chalk allows ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: objects come to life, superhuman powers, adventure, best friends, escapades, nothing goes right, youth, parallel world, imaginary character, disorder, school, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Pound Puppies (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: A group of pound dogs make it their mission to place puppies with their perfect person and have lots of adventures along the way.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dog, puppy, pets, adventure, escapades, rescue, hidden identity, family, partners, disorder, friends, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Harold and the Purple Crayon (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
TV show
Story: Harold is an adorably curious four year old with his purple crayon, who has the power to create a world of his own simply by drawing it. Harold wants to go for a walk in the moonlight, but there is no moon, so he draws one. He has nowhere to walk, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sweet
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary, figment, family relations, imagination, little boy, drawing, imaginary kingdom, family, supernatural, youth, bedroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Baby Looney Tunes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Baby Looney Tunes is an American animated television series showing the Looney Tunes characters as babies. It was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. The show premiered on WB stations usually before or after the Kids' WB! block on September 7, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, babies and infants, mischievous children, goofy hero, friendship, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, family, heroes, looney tunes, adoption, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Angelo Rules (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: France, UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Angelo is a problem child and, with his two best friends, causes a lot of trouble in the neighborhood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: teenage life, friendship, youth, school, escapades, buddies, young heroes, nothing goes right, family, family relations, disorder, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
101 Dalmatians: The Series (1997)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 101 Dalmatians: The Series is an animated television series produced by the Walt Disney Company based on the classic 1961 Disney animated feature of the same name and its 1996 live-action remake.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, chases and races, family, on the run, pets, danger, escapades, amateur detective, daring rescue, getting home, best friends, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Brandy & Mr. Whiskers (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brandy & Mr. Whiskers is an American animated television series about a pampered yet spunky dog and a hyperactive rabbit who get stuck in the Amazon Rainforest together. The show originally aired from August 2004 to August 2006. It was televised ...
Style: not serious, witty, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, survival, odd couple, goofy hero, best friends, animal life, lifestyle, disorder, jungle, snobbism, cartoon dog, cartoon rabbit ...
Time: 2000s
Place: latin america
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39%
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Franklin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Franklin is an Canadian educational animated television series, based on the Franklin the Turtle books by Brenda Clark and Paulette Bourgeois. The television series was named after its main character, Franklin the Turtle. It was produced by PolyGram ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: turtle, parents and children, friendship, best friends, escapades, youth, heroes, young heroes, family, friends, family relations, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Backyardigans (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Meet five lively animal friends who love to sing, dance and use their imaginations to embark on outrageous adventures to magical places.
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, young heroes, mischievous children, heroic mission, animal life, escapades, unlikely partners, rescue, parallel world, computer animation, imagination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Maya the Bee Movie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freshly hatched bee Maya is a little whirlwind and won't follow the rules of the hive. One of these rules is not to trust the hornets that live beyond the meadow. When the Royal Jelly is stolen, the hornets are suspected and Maya is thought to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, bee, friendship, young heroes, anthropomorphism, animal life, escapades, best friends, anthropomorphic animal, youth, heroes, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Horseland (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Far away, in spectacular countryside, there's a fantastic place called Horseland - a complex of stables, arenas, barns, rolling green pastures, and riding trails through verdant mountain forests. A lot of kids board horses here. We follow the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: horse, animal life, friends, family relations, lifestyle, youth, disorder, family, contests and competitions, pets, heroes, young heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 12K
Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The show revolves around the lives of 8-year-old Arthur Read, an anthropomorphic aardvark, his friends and family, and their daily interactions with each other.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: childhood, parents and children, friendship, family relations, family values, school, family, youth, best friend, mother daughter relationship, little girl, brother sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Foofur (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Foofur is a children's animated series made by Hanna-Barbera. It aired on NBC from 1986 to 1988. The protagonist and title character was a skinny blue dog. The animated series was produced in part by William Hanna. There was also a comic book ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: cartoon dog, imaginary, family, best friends, lifestyle, friends, estate, animal life, friendship, escapades, talking animals, bloodhound ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Charlie Brown's Christmas Tales (2002)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 18 min.
Story: Tis the season for the cheer and charm of the Peanuts kids - and this delight special offers five segments full of unforgettable moments. Snoopy works as a bell-ringer to raise money and tries making peace with the ferocious cat next door. Linus ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, christmas special
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: best friends, young heroes, mischievous children, obsessive quest, youth, buddies, eccentric family, cartoon dog, school, skating, pets, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, odd couple, animal life, friendship, buddies, mischievous children, fish out of water, best friends, pets, rescue, danger, cartoon dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Curious George (2006)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Curious George is an animated television series based on the Curious George children's book series, which features Jeff Bennett as the voice of The Man with the Yellow Hat. Frank Welker, who voiced George in the 2006 feature film, returns here ...
Style: witty, humorous, sincere, feel good, educational ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, monkey, animal life, best friends, goofy hero, teaching the ways of the world, nosy, disorder, mathematics, escapades, adventurer, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Babar and the Adventures of Badou (2010)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: An updated version of the classic series, following Badou, and King Babar's 8-year-old grandson.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sincere
Audience: kids
Plot: family relations, friendship, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, family, disorder, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, elephant, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Garfield and Friends (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The animated stories of Garfield the cat, Odie the dog, their owner Jon and the trouble they get into. And also Orson the Pig and his adventures on a farm with his fellow farm animals.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: cartoon cat, cartoon dog, goofy hero, friends, animal life, friendship, countryside, pets, cat, anthropomorphic animal, rescue, unlikely partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Squirrel Boy (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Squirrel Boy is an American animated television series produced by Cartoon Network Studios. The series, created and executive-produced by Everett Peck, who also the creator of the more adult-humored Duckman, ran from May 27, 2006 until September 27, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, best friends, adventurer, disorder, escapades, pets, animal that acts human, animal human communication, boy, friends, family, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%