Movies and TV shows like Jumanji 1996

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Jumanji (1996)
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Jumanji (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jumanji is an American animated television series that inspired the movie based on the short story of the same name. The series ran for three seasons from 1992 to 1999. In 1996, it was carried by the UPN Kids network, but later seasons were syndicated by BKN. The series was also shown by CITV in the United Kingdom and on Russian RTR channel. Jumanji was produced by Adelaide Productions, with character designs by Everett Peck. Episodes of the show are now available on Netflix, iTunes and Hulu. The show was rerun on Kabillion on Demand, but currently airs on YouTube.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, orphan, adventure, parallel world, youth, family, heroes, danger, imaginary, mischievous children, escapades, human becoming an animal, disorder, attic, young heroes, objects come to life, human becomes animal, riddles and clues, child, wild animal, chase, brother sister relationship, board game, animal, animals
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new england, new hampshire

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Most similar movies to Jumanji

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, adventure, escapades, imaginary, friends, youth and disorder mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Jumanji: George of the Jungle (2007), Peter Pan and the Pirates (1990), Go, Diego, Go! (2005), The Littles (1983), Timon & Pumbaa (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
George of the Jungle (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: George of the Jungle is swinging to save the day! With his best ape friend Ape, an exporler girl named Ursula, and a fellow jungle human named Magnolia by his side; there is no challenge too great for this king of the jungle. Now if he only ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, adventure, escapades, danger, best friends, family, disorder, surrealism, friends, monkey, friend, ape
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Peter Pan and the Pirates (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan, Australia, Taiwan, Philippines, Canada, South Korea, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Pan lives in the Neverland with a gang of orphan boys, fairy Tinkerbell, and friends Wendy, John, and Michael Darling. Amid numerous adventures, the children are constantly menaced by pirate Captain James Hook and his band of no-goods.
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: pirate, fairy, imaginary, young heroes, rivalry, heroes, adventure, youth, mischievous children, family, escapades, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper (1996)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper is an animated television spin-off of the feature film Casper, which, in turn, was based on the Harvey Comics character of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, parody
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, ghost, mansion, young heroes, family, supernatural, mischievous children, disorder, imaginary, father daughter relationship, haunted house, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: animal life, adventurer, friendship, mischievous children, young heroes, best friends, disorder, escapades, youth, danger, human animal relationship, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Littles (1983)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Littles is an animated television series based on The Littles characters in a series of children's novels by American author John Peterson, the first of which was published in 1967. This cartoon was produced by a French/American/Canadian ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, orphan, parents and children, friendship, kidnapping, adventure, rescue, youth, family, danger, mischievous children, opposites attract ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 10K
Timon & Pumbaa (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa, often simply referred to as Timon & Pumbaa, is an animated comedy television series made by the Walt Disney Company. It centers on Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog from the Disney film franchise ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, colourful, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: jungle, disney, adventure, animal life, odd couple, friendship, friends, imaginary, farce, show tunes, family, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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ChalkZone (2002)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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, disorder, imaginary character, school, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Hercules (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hercules is an animated series based on the 1997 film of the same name and the Greek myth. The series premiered in syndication on August 31, 1998, and on Disney's One Saturday Morning on September 12, 1998. The syndicated series ran 52 ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, heroes, youth, adventure, greek mythology, hercules, island, couples, greek god, love and romance, mentor, greek ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Atomic Betty (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, Kazakhstan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Atomic Betty is a Canadian-French animated science fantasy television series produced by Atomic Cartoons, Breakthrough Films & Television, and Tele Images Kids. Additional funding for production is provided by Teletoon in Canada and M6 and ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, outer space, young heroes, adventure, hidden identity, disorder, youth, escapades, rivalry, danger, imaginary, superheroine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Care Bears Family (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Care Bears live in a faraway place up in the clouds called Care-a-Lot. They travel around the world on Missions in Caring, whilst evil villains such as Professor Coldheart and Lord No Heart, try to thwart their plans.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, family, danger, escapades, heroes, adventure, rivalry, youth, imaginary, disorder, imaginary kingdom, friendship ...
Time: 80s, prehistoric times, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Backyardigans (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 24 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: stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, friendship, adventure, young heroes, mischievous children, heroic mission, rescue, unlikely partners, escapades, parallel world, computer animation, imagination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! is an American television series based upon Nintendo's Super Mario Bros. and Super Mario Bros. 2 video games. It was originally broadcast via first-run syndication to mostly independent or Fox television ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wrestling, mutant, rescue, imaginary, good versus evil, save the world, friends, disorder, teleportation, graphic violence, anti hero, heroic mission ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids, horror for children
Plot: fantasy world, adventure, board game, jungle, mischievous children, childhood, parallel world, getting home, disappearance, magic, danger, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 19th century, 60s, year 1995 ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Life and Times of Juniper Lee (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Life and Times of Juniper Lee is an American animated television series, created by Judd Winick and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. It premiered on Cartoon Network on May 30, 2005, and ended its run on April 9, 2007.
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, multicultural, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: girl power, family, best friends, teenage life, friends, young heroes, youth, coming of age, superhuman powers, dog, teenager, heroine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Casper and Friends (1990)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Follow the adventures of the world's friendliest ghost, Casper, and his friends Wendy the Good Little Witch, Baby Huey, Little Audrey and more, in this spook-tacular cartoon collection!
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, anthology
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: babies and infants, friendship, disorder, imaginary, supernatural ability, mischievous children, family, young heroes, supernatural, youth, heroes, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1950s, 1990s, 1940s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Recess (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Recess is an American animated television series created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. The series focuses on six elementary school students and their interaction with other classmates and ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, 2d animation
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: elementary school, boss, playground, school, adventure, disorder, running, friends, power relations, troublemaker, security guard, brat ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of the Grim Reaper, who has been forced into being the best friend of two children. A spin-off of the show Grim & Evil.
Style: humorous, not serious, gothic, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural, misfit, imaginary, danger, adventure, friendship, mischievous children, humiliation, fish out of water, disorder, bet, youth ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Fanboy and Chum Chum (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Fanboy & Chum Chum is an American CGI animated television series created by Eric Robles for Nickelodeon. It is based on Fanboy, an animated short created by Robles for Nickelodeon and Frederator Studios, which was broadcast August 14, 2008 on ...
Style: feel good, not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friends, friendship, mischievous children, imaginary, goofy hero, disorder, escapades, youth, good versus evil, save the day, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Adventures of Brer Rabbit (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Get ready for all of the laughs, adventure and hip-hopping good times in this all-new imaginative and modern retelling of Uncle Remus' best-loved tales. Parents and kids alike will delight in the escapades of the most mischievous and clever ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: family life, gang, adventure, imaginary, orphan, partners, danger, mischievous children, hopes, pirate, young heroes, optimism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Supernoobs (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tyler, Kevin, Shope and Roach get their hands on battle balls, granting each of them their own powers like psychic abilities, super strength, transformation, or weather manipulation. They then learn of viruses from space are coming to infect the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, young heroes, save the world, danger, escapades, best friends, youth, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Thomas & Friends: Hero of the Rails (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 61 min.
Story: The British children's series THOMAS & FRIENDS follows the animated adventures of a helpful locomotive named Thomas the Tank Engine as he and his train buddies work the rail lines and teach kids about the spirit of teamwork. This cartoon ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: friendship, young heroes, adventure, imaginary, family, disorder, youth, escapades, computer animation, friends, thomas the tank engine, anthropomorphic train ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Slayers (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Slayers follows the exploits of the young sorceress Lina Inverse, whose life revolves around food, treasure, and fighting. After stealing treasure from a group of bandits, Lina is accosted by stragglers during her journey to the next town. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, sword and sorcery, righting the wronged, anti heroes, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, save the world, danger, imaginary, escapades, fame, adventurer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Billy and Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When the Boogey Man causes Grim to lose his powers, rank, and title in the Underworld Court for misusing his powers, he plots to seek out Horror's Hand and take over the world. It's up to Billy, Mandy, Irwin, and Grim to get to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, heroes, family, escapades, danger, adventure, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, imaginary, ocean, ocean or sea ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Chaotic (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Chaotic is an American-Canadian animated fantasy television series produced by 4Kids Entertainment and animated by Bardel Entertainment. It is based on the Danish trading card game of the same name. Much of the plot is based on the original ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, dark fantasy
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: supernatural, adventure, supernatural ability, good versus evil, imaginary, danger, young heroes, heroes, escapades, rivalry, battles, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two wannabe heroes and their friends must stop a madman from giving everyone nightmares.
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, rescue, imaginary, disorder, imaginary kingdom, escapades, heroes, danger, journey, prankster, nightmare ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 8K
Johnny Test (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Johnny Test is an American /Canadian animated television series. It premiered on Kids' WB, on The WB Television Network, on September 17, 2005. It was introduced to Cartoon Network UK on January 12, 2006 as a sneak preview on Jungle Saturdays ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, stylized, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: twins, mischievous children, cloning, prodigy, adventure, eccentric family, heroes, genetic engineering, young heroes, experiment gone awry, escapades, superhuman powers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Jimmy Neutron, his faithful robotic dog, Goddard, and his eclectic friends and family as they experience life in Retroville. Jimmy is a typical kid, who just happens to be a genius. He creates gadgets to improve his everyday life, but his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, odd, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: male protagonist, mad scientist, inventions and discoveries, hi-tech, mischievous children, buddies, imaginary, pets, youth, young heroes, everyday life, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Tak and the Power of Juju (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Tak and the Power of Juju is an all CGI-based animated series that premiered on Nickelodeon on August 31, 2007 and on Nicktoons on September 1, 2007. It has been showing on Nicktoons in the United Kingdom since 5 July 2008. Based on the video game ...
Style: feel good, light, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: jungle, adventure, save the day, wizards and magicians, young heroes, shaman, friendship, disorder, supernatural, heroes, supernatural ability, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Jackie Chan Adventures (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jackie Chan Adventures is an American animated television series chronicling the adventures of a fictionalized version of action film star Jackie Chan. Many of the episodes contain references to Chan's actual works. This series ran on ...
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, archaeologist, martial arts, heroes, family, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, rivalry, save the day, danger, uncle niece relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 11K
Tarzan II (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: tarzan, jungle, adventure, self discovery, young heroes, family, good versus evil, survival, mischievous children, orphan, rescue, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1890s, turn of the century, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%