Movies and TV shows like Maple Town

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Maple Town (1986)
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Maple Town (1986)
Original name: メイプルタウン物語
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Maple Town, known as Maple Town Stories in Japan is a 1986 anime series created by Chifude Asakura and directed by Junichi Sato. The series is animated by Toei Animation, consisting of 52 half-hour episodes, which aired on TV Asahi in Japan from January 19, 1986 to January 11, 1987. It focuses on the adventures of Patty Rabbit, Bobby Bear, and their families, in a small utopian anthropomorphic city named Maple Town. The series gave way to a 50-episode sequel, New Maple Town Stories: Palm Town Chapter, which made Patty Rabbit the only ongoing member from both series, although Maple Town's citizens made cameos from time to time. To date, this has not seen an official English release. The program spawned collectible figurines with changeable clothing as well as houses, furniture, and vehicles; Tonka was the licensee and manufacturer in the US market. VHS compilations of Maple Town appeared in North America, Europe and Japan during the late 1980s and early 1990s. As of 2009, official DVDs of the show have only surfaced in Spain and Hungary, with no release plans announced for other territories.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, feel good, stylized, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, small town, animals, rabbit, animal, adventure, family, friends, pets, family life, adventurer, small town life, animal life, escapades, social relations, raccoon, dog, school, wolf, monkey, cat, teacher, train, bear ...

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Most similar movies to Maple Town

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and light films and TV series with plots about family, friends, friendship, animal life, escapades, disorder and family relations mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Maple Town: Caillou (1997), Tiny Toon Adventures (1990), The Wind in the Willows (1984), Horseland (2006), Stuart Little (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Caillou (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Caillou is an educational Canadian children's television series, based on the books by author Christine L'Heureux and illustrator Hélène Desputeaux. During the first season, many of the stories in the animated version began with a ...
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Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
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Story: Tiny Toon Adventures, is an American animated comedy television series produced by Amblin Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation and was broadcast from September 14, 1990 through May 28, 1995. It follows the adventures of a group of young cartoon ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, sitcom
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The Wind in the Willows (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Wind in the Willows is a TV series that was originally broadcast between 1984 and 1987, based on characters from Kenneth Grahame's classic story The Wind in the Willows and following the 1983 film The Wind in the Willows. It was made by ...
Style: witty, stylized, humorous, feel good, captivating ...
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Place: england
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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
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Stuart Little (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stuart Little: The Animated Series is an American animated television series, loosely based on the E. B. White children's book Stuart Little and more based on the live action movie adaptations. It was produced by Red Wagon Productions and Sony ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends is a British animated television series based on the works of Beatrix Potter, featuring Peter Rabbit and other anthropomorphic animal characters created by Potter. It was originally shown in the U.K. on BBC ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
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The Adventures of Paddington Bear (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
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Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Paddington Bear was a Canadian/French animated children's television series. It was based on the book Paddington Bear by Michael Bond and written by Bruce Robb. It was produced by Cinar and Protecrea and ran for 117 ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
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Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, exciting
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74%
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Fables of the Green Forest (1973)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Fables of the Green Forest is an anime adaption based on a series of books published in the 1910s and 1920s by Thornton W. Burgess which ran on the Japanese network Fuji TV from 7 January 1973–30 December 1973. It consists of 52 episodes and was ...
Style: semi serious, feel good
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, educational
Audience: kids, family outing
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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 ...
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Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
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TV show
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TV show
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63%
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Genre: Animation, Family
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TV show
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TV show
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Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
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Back at the Barnyard (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: A spin-off of the movie version of the same name, the show follows the lives of the animals on a farm.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, not serious
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
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61%
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Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
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