Movies and TV shows like The Backyardigans

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The Backyardigans (2004)
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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: humorous, feel good, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, heroic mission, mischievous children, young heroes, unlikely partners, animal life, escapades, rescue, parallel world, computer animation, imagination, anthropomorphism, youth, family, heroes, friends, family relations, orphan, partners, parents and children, family life, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, danger ...

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Most similar movies to The Backyardigans

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 escapades, family, friends, heroes, adventure, friendship and young heroes mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Backyardigans: Bartok the Magnificent (1999), Fanboy and Chum Chum (2009), Wonder Pets! (2005), Happily N'Ever After 2 (2009), The Emperor's New School (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bartok the Magnificent (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Russia is being terrorized by an evil witch known as Baba Yaga; the only one who is not afraid of her is Bartok the Magnificent. Bartok, an albino bat, has just arrived in Moscow and is impressing everyone with his performances, including Prince ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, prince, bat, disorder, friends, danger, rivalry, mischievous children, heroes, curses spells and rituals, friendship ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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100%
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: not serious, exciting, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, friends, mischievous children, goofy hero, imaginary, escapades, disorder, youth, good versus evil, young heroes, misfit ...
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100%
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the mysterious Toy Taker grabs all of Santa's toys, it looks like the children will miss out on Christmas. But everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, comes to the rescue with his lovable friends: Hermey the elf, Yukon Cornelius the ...
Style: feel good, stylized, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: obnoxious boss, adventure, misfit, escapades, imaginary, friends, disorder, imaginary kingdom, contests and competitions, family, partners, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
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100%
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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 ⇓
100%
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Happily N'Ever After 2 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Fairy tales collide when Mambo and Munk tip the scales of good and evil once again.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, young heroes, adventure, friendship, heroes, danger, escapades, rescue, on the run, love and romance, daring rescue ...
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100%
The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While trying to obtain "Tree Sweets", Littlefoot into the tree and knocks down all the blossoms, attracting the Tinysauruses. They devour the plants and disappear. But Littlefoot isn't blamed for the disappearance, instead he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, heroes, friendship, heroic mission, parallel world, unlikely partners, mischievous children, escapades, anti hero, good versus evil, anti heroes ...
Time: prehistory
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67%
The Emperor's New School (2006)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Emperor's New School is an American animated television series that aired on Disney Channel. The show is based on the characters from The Emperor's New Groove and its direct-to-video sequel Kronk's New Groove. It follows the ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: emperor, friendship, teenage life, partners, young heroes, adventure, family, rivalry, coming of age, escapades, palaces castles and temples, friends ...
Time: ancient history
Place: latin america, south america
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100%
My Little Pony 'n Friends (1986)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The story of a human named Megan in a world of magical ponies and their adventures together in Pony Land.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: youth, escapades, adventure, supernatural ability, young heroes, imaginary, friends, animal life, family, heroes, imaginary kingdom, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ⇓
58%
Christmas Is Here Again (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the evil Krad steals Santa's toy bag, he crushes the holiday spirit- and over time, the world's children forget all about Christmas. Now, a wide-eyed orphan and her band of friends will embark on the polar adventure of a lifetime, as ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: orphan, santa claus, christmas, adventure, optimism, animal life, heroic mission, fish out of water, wish come true, imaginary kingdom, escapades, goofy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Care Bears: Oopsy Does It! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: While villain Grizzle plots against the Care Bears, it is up to Oopsy Bear to come to their rescue.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: adventure, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, friendship, escapades, young heroes, danger, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, rescue, family ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Care Bears: Journey to Joke-a-Lot (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Funshine Bear travels to Joke-a-lot where the people there crown him king.
Style: touching, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, young heroes, imaginary, adventure, family life, disorder, heroic mission, youth, heroes, escapades, family relations ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack is an American animated television series created by Thurop Van Orman for Cartoon Network that premiered on June 5, 2008, and ended on August 30, 2010. On April 20, 2012, this series returned to Cartoon ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, melancholic, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, pirate, disorder, young heroes, youth, animal life, parents and children, island, family life, imaginary, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: imaginary kingdom, adventure, gang, imaginary, family life, pirate, danger, orphan, parallel world, disorder, optimism, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Pooh's Heffalump Halloween Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: It's Halloween in the 100 Acre Wood, and Roo's best new friend, Lumpy, is looking forward to his first time trick-or-treating. That is, until Tigger warns them about the scary Gobloon, who'll turn them into jack-o'-lanterns if he ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: halloween, friendship, mischievous children, adventure, escapades, best friends, young heroes, goofy hero, disorder, animal life, imaginary, winnie the pooh ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: rescue, lion, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, jungle, family, goofy hero, danger, young heroes, orphan, imaginary ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
What's New, Scooby-Doo? (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Scooby-Doo and the Mystery, Inc. gang are launched into the 21st century, with new mysteries to solve.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, reboot
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: scooby doo, heroes, ghost, problem solving, friends, crimes, escapades, family, pets, mischievous children, amateur detective, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 ⇓
52%
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Animalia (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Animalia is an Australian children's television series based on the 1986 picture book of the same name by illustrator Graeme Base in 2012 being distributed by Cyber Group Studios.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, save the day, escapades, friends, animal life, danger, imaginary kingdom, family, imaginary, friendship, good versus evil, parallel world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, Ireland, Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A shaggy, candy-loving puppy named Dougal along with a group of friends embarks on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil ice sorcerer ZeeBad (Zebedee's evil twin). As the world is placed in mortal danger ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, adventurer, heroic mission, adventure, young heroes, best friends, disorder, danger, escapades, rivalry, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Best friends Tod, a fox kit, and Copper, a hound puppy, visit a country fair when they see a band of dogs called "The Singin' Strays". The band has five members: Dixie, Cash, Granny Rose, and twin brothers Waylon and Floyd. It is ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, animal life, love and romance, rescue, rise to the top, best friends, hopes, escapades, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Jake and the Never Land Pirates (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: A crew of kid pirates - leader Jake and pals Izzy and Cubby - and their Never Land adventures as they work to outwit two infamous characters, the one and only Captain Hook and Smee.
Style: semi serious, entertaining, sincere, tense, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, pirate, friends, adventurer, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, friendship, children, imaginary kingdom, danger, youth ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The evil space pirate Gloomius Maximus is determined that since he can't have fun, nobody else will either. Unfortunately for our heroes, an invitation to Zowie Polie's third birthday party accidentally finds its way to Gloomius's ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, feel good, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, mischievous children, disorder, rivalry, mad scientist, escapades, danger, imaginary, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Easter Egg Adventure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The idyllic Egg Town is the location for the The Easter Egg Adventure, which sees the beautiful location under threat from some dastardly thieves. Making off with the collection of Easter Egg's the town has managed to collate, it's up to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, funny, sweet
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, heroes, mischievous children, adventure, friendship, youth, orphan, heroic mission, teaching the ways of the world, family, danger, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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DuckTales (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The series is a dramatization of the Duck universe comic series created by Carl Barks. The viewer follows the adventures of Scrooge McDuck and his three grandnephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie. Important secondary characters, that often take part in ...
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: cartoon duck, adventure, treasure, friendship, heroic mission, young heroes, treasure hunt, mischievous children, imaginary, family, good versus evil, gold ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A postman, S.D. Kluger, decides to answer some of the most common questions about Santa Claus, and tells us about a small baby named Kris who is raised by a family of elf toymakers named Kringle. When Kris grew up, he wanted to deliver toys to the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, christmas special
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, family relations, wedding, mischievous children, santa claus, danger, escapades, friendship, family, imaginary, good versus evil, rescue ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, rescue, imaginary, wish come true, siblings relations, fish out of water, danger, young heroes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: With school out for the summer, the Littles are vacationing in a cabin by the lake, and Stuart is so excited he could burst! But when Snowbell the cat is captured by a mean-spirited creature known simply as the Beast, it's up to Stuart and a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: getting home, daring rescue, danger, escapades, animal life, friends, disorder, adventure, imaginary, best friends, family life, heroic mission ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Delgo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a divided land, it takes a rebellious boy and his clandestine love for a Princess of an opposing race to stop a war orchestrated by a power hungry villain.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, rescue, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, intrigue, danger, race against time, computer animation, good versus evil, culture clash, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Arthur's Missing Pal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Canada
Duration: 68 min.
Story: No overview found.When Arthur's dog Pal disappears, Arthur must enlist the help of his friends to track him down. While Pal discovers his newfound freedom, Arthur discovers how much he misses his dog. Good thing Arthur has the gang to turn ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, rescue, escapades, danger, family, best friends, partners, couples, pet dog, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%