Movies like The Emperor's New Clothes

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The Emperor's New Clothes (1987)
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The Emperor's New Clothes (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Europe several several centuries ago, a group of prisoners about to be executed are freed as part of the celebration of the upcoming marriage of the emperor's daughter, Princess Gilda, to a very rich prince from another country. Sid Caesar composed the song "Clothes Make the Man". Ran 93 minutes on German TV.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, witty, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wedding, family, dishonesty, escapades, state affairs, cons and scams, palaces castles and temples, show tunes, king, royal family, love, princess, thief, prince, castle, emperor, deception, marriage, jewelry, tailor, father daughter relationship, palace, impostor, vanity, disguise ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, france

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Most similar movies to The Emperor's New Clothes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and fairy tale films with plots about family, family relations, imaginary, youth, escapades, show tunes and adventure mostly in Family, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like The Emperor's New Clothes: Beauty and the Beast (1987), Puss in Boots (1988), Sleeping Beauty (1987), The Lost Princess (2005), The Frog Prince (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Beauty and the Beast (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: To save her father, a girl who always puts others before herself promises to live her life in a lavish castle with a strange beast.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, touching, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, kids, family outing
Plot: beast, castle, forest, singing, opposites attract, love and romance, family, master and servant, adventure, unlikely couple, imaginary, dangerous animal ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, france
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100%
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Puss in Boots (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cat belonging to a poor miller's son thinks up a great plan for bringing a title, wealth, and marriage for his owner. He begins to carry it out, using a few birds and rabbits as gifts for the king, his own wit, and a pair of boots that make ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, stylized, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fall in love, legends and myths, siblings relations, family life, family relations, friends, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, unlikely partners, partners, family ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Cannon Movie Tales: Rumpelstiltskin (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A musical version of the classic story about a miller's daughter who recieves help from a mischievous dwarf, then ends up over her head. Now, she and a mute servant girl may be the only hope for her baby son, John.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, master and servant, adventure, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, legends and myths, wish come true, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Sleeping Beauty (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault.
Style: fairy tale, stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: queen, king, princess, magic, curse, sleeping, fairy, curses spells and rituals, family relations, romance, youth, family ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Lost Princess (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The warrior is Esmeralda, a princess who has brains, can fight and is pretty, too. The sexy one is Don Juan, a pretty boy laughing at danger. These two Spanish champions, along with Don Juan's sidekick Miguel, dance and joke their way through a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, royal family, imaginary, adventurer, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroic mission, danger, rivalry, family, prince, show tunes ...
Time: renaissance
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Frog Prince (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Children's musical based on Grimm's fairy tale of The Frog-King. A young girl learns how to be a good friend and princess with the help of a "tall frog."
Style: fairy tale, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: princess, prince, teaching the ways of the world, legends and myths, friendship, show tunes, friends, meaningful kiss, youth, family, love and romance, frog
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Boatniks (1970)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young and awkward, The Coast-Guard's ensign Thomas Garland suffers from the comparison with his late father, a war hero. Which does not prevent him from falling for pretty Kate Fairchild, a young woman who runs a sailing school. Of course the ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: boat, family, nothing goes right, goofy hero, rescue, danger, romance, crimes, criminal heroes, escapades, ocean or sea, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hansel and Gretel (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hansel and Gretel tells the tale of two young children driven from home by their scolding mother. Losing their way in the dark forest they stumble upon the cottage of a kindly old woman. But is this kindly old woman everything she seems...?
Style: fairy tale, humorous, stylized, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: curses spells and rituals, youth, adventure, siblings relations, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, evil witch, in the woods, parents and children, child in peril, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Mrs. Santa Claus (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Neglected by her husband during the pre-Christmas rush, Mrs. Santa Claus takes the reindeer and sleigh out for a drive, only to end up stranded in the multi-cultural neighbourhood of Manhattan's Lower East Side of the early 1900s.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, santa claus, couples, disorder, family relations, righting the wronged, family life, mistaken identity, couple relations, fish out of water, show tunes, mischievous children ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Three Brothers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three brothers leave their home to see the world. During their journey, young men as by miracle enter into famous fairy tales (Little Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Twelve Months) and face traps, unexpected moments and even love in a story full of ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: princess, witch, stepmother, adventure, heroes, young heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, youth, escapades, imaginary, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Robber Hotzenplotz (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Children's Story about a allways unlucky Highwayman of the southern geman Forestaicion's in the later half of the 19th Century,witty Grammafication by the Author,in,off Course german Lingua.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: palaces castles and temples, family, small town, castle, tree, escapades, family relations, supernatural ability, crimes, heroes, fairy, crocodile ...
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Snow White (1987)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A prince, seeking the greatest treasure, stumbles upon seven little men guarding a coffin. They tell him the story of Snow White, a beautiful princess who was forced to run away from home after her jealous stepmother tried to have her killed. When ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, exciting, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: sleeping, chase, prince, house, wish come true, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, show tunes, family, dishonesty, friendship, cinderella story ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 2K
Cinderella (1965)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: TV-version of the classic fairy tale, set to a Rodgers and Hammerstein score.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, stylized, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: cinderella story, royal family, cinderella, true love, wish come true, opposites attract, romance, intrigue, rivalry, state affairs, love and romance, hopes ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Annie: A Royal Adventure! (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Annie is back! Along with her friends Molly, Hannah, her dog Sandy, and her wealthy father Oliver Warbucks. They take a trip to England where Oliver Warbucks is going to be Knighted by the King. Annie and the gang stumbles onto a wicked scheme led ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, intrigue, adventure, disorder, friends, family relations, show tunes, rivalry, mischievous children, dishonesty, youth, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Shrek the Musical (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Make room for ogre-sized family fun as the greatest fairy tale never told comes to life in a whole new way in this breathtaking Broadway musical adaptation of the hit movie Shrek!
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, friends, partners, friendship, save the princess, heroic mission, heroes, social differences, society, daring rescue, couples, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Mary Poppins (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Style: uplifting, fairy tale, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, magic, family, imagination, family values, parents and children, family relations, new job, female protagonist, adventure, dance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Oh How It Hurts 66 (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A fantasy story based on Kornei Chukovsky classics about a brave doctor Aybolit and his adventures on the land and on the sea.
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, captivating, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: doctor, bandit, veterinarian, surrealism, friendship, hopes, parents and children, dishonesty, adventure, chase
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 333
Santa Hunters (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Four children trIn Santa Hunters, Alex and his cousins Zoey (Yde) and Richard (Coronel) create an elaborate setup of traps to catch Santa on tape, but their plan backfires when they realize that seeing Santa will cause him to lose his Christmas ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, adventure, escapades, track down, youth, santa claus, friendship, chases and races, imaginary, heroes, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Passport to Paris (1999)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sent to Paris to visit their grandfather, the twins fall in love with France, not to mention two French boys.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: twins, impossible love, youth, family relations, siblings relations, family, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, fall in love, mischievous children, tourist ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Very Old Story (1968)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the famous fairytale "The Tinderbox" by Hans Christian Andersen.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, entertaining, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: princess, happy ending, king, escapades, magic, imagination, boy, taking off shoes, pantyhose, female stockinged legs
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Mr. Troop Mom (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Public Defender Eddie is a widower with a 13 year-old daughter, Naomi. A classic workaholic, Eddie has been M.I.A. for most of Naomi's big moments. But when an unfortunately timed accident gives Eddie the opportunity to become the "Team ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, family, family life, treasure hunt, friends, camp, siblings relations, youth, family relations, summer camp, in the woods, embarrassment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dear Dumb Diary (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Based on the best selling series "Dear Dumb Diary" by Jim Benton. Follow Jamie Kelly as she navigates Mackeral Middle School with the help of her best friend Isabella, her nemesis Angeline and the boy of her dreams Hudson.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: middle school, family, youth, diary, popular girl, school, teenage life, love and romance, female protagonist, female director, overalls, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Tooth Fairy 2 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Larry Guthrie, who loses his first love to the town hot shot, decides to win her back by volunteering with the children at her after-school program. When Larry accidentally tells the kids the Tooth Fairy is make-believe, he soon is transformed into ...
Style: humorous, not serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fish out of water, disorder, imaginary, family, curses spells and rituals
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Descendants (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A present-day idyllic kingdom where the benevolent teenage son of King Adam and Queen Belle offers a chance of redemption for the troublemaking offspring of Disney's classic villains: Cruella De Vil (Carlos), Maleficent (Mal), the Evil Queen ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: happy ending, good versus evil, disney, teenage protagonist, witch, high school, villain, imaginary, adventure, danger, fairy godmother, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Pufnstuf (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy (Jack Wild) ventures to Living Island with his magical, talking flute, Freddy. Once there, he befriends many of the island's inhabitants, but the evil Witchiepoo (Billie Hayes) is determined to steal Freddy the flute away from the boy to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: puppet, magic, witch, heroes, imaginary, show tunes, friends, puppets, disorder, imaginary kingdom, getting home, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.1
 829
Opposite Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The world goes backwards on Opposite Day. The kids become adults, and the adults become kids.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, child as adult, parents and children, disorder, fish out of water, switching roles, misfit, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, wish come true, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 2K
Summer Magic (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Disney musical about Mother Carey, a Bostonian widow and her three children who move to Maine. Postmaster Osh Popham helps them move into a run-down old house and fixes it up for them. It's not entirely uninhabited, though; the owner, a Mr. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, widow, small town, family, young lovers, starting over, mysterious character, parents and children, family life, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: maine, usa, europe, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Christmas Caper (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Grinch-like thief retreats to her hometown in Connecticut after a con goes bad and gets stuck baby-sitting her niece and nephew until their parents can make it home for Christmas. She spends most of her time devising ways to even the score with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: crime gone awry, love and romance, disorder, homecoming, family life, family relations, dishonesty, christmas, small town, cons and scams, youth, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
'Twas the Night (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mischievous 14-year-old boy and his irresponsible uncle almost ruin Christmas when they decide to take Santa's new high-tech sleigh for a joyride.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, family relations, family, dishonesty, on the run, cons and scams, disorder, imaginary, mischievous children, foot chase, uncle nephew relationship, christmas eve ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Maya Dolittle (Kyla Pratt) is back in a heartwarming adventure of presidential proportions! Maya's dream of going to vet school is put on hold when she gets a call from the president of the United States. It seems the First Dog is out of ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: veterinarian, animals, danger, escapades, pets, save the day, silly humor, animal life, disorder, imaginary, race against time, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%