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, Canada
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: feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, friendship, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, heroic mission, rescue, escapades, unlikely partners, parallel world, imagination, anthropomorphism, heroes, family, youth, friends, orphan, family relations, parents and children, family life, rivalry, good versus evil, partners, imaginary kingdom, animals ...

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Most similar movies to The Backyardigans

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and exciting films and TV series with plots about escapades, family, friends, adventure, heroes, friendship and imaginary mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Backyardigans: Go, Diego, Go! (2005), The Wonder Pets (2005), The Emperor's New School (2006), Fanboy and Chum Chum (2009), Pound Puppies (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, mischievous children, young heroes, friendship, best friends, escapades, youth, disorder, human animal relationship, rescue, discovery ...
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The Wonder Pets (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: guinea pig, animal life, adventurer, save the day, young heroes, escapades, partners, pets, disorder, friends, adventure, teamwork ...
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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, escapades, youth, coming of age, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Place: latin america, south america
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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, feel good, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friends, friendship, mischievous children, youth, escapades, disorder, goofy hero, save the day, wizards and magicians, family, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, semi serious, stylized, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: obnoxious boss, adventure, escapades, misfit, disorder, friends, imaginary kingdom, family, contests and competitions, partners, friendship, reindeer ...
Time: 2000s
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100%
Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends is an animated program based on the children's books by David Kirk, which airs on Nick Jr. in the United States, on Treehouse TV in Canada, and on Discovery Kids in Brazil. Each episode follows the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animal life, family relations, escapades, supportive parent, insect, friends, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, youth, family, forest ...
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Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the storybook world of Enchancia, the music-filled movie follows Sofia, an average girl whose life suddenly changes when her mother marries the king and she is whisked off to live in a castle with her mom, new step-father, King Roland II, and ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, 3d animation
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: princess, disney princess, royal family, young heroes, youth, escapades, family, parents and children, disorder, manners, academy, imaginary kingdom ...
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Pound Puppies (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, 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: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, puppy, pets, adventure, rescue, escapades, family, hidden identity, partners, disorder, friends, hiding place ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, pony, unicorn, adventure, youth, family, escapades, supernatural ability, young heroes, heroes, imaginary kingdom, friends ...
Time: 80s
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Paw Patrol (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A group of six rescue dogs, led by a tech-savvy boy named Ryder, has adventures in "PAW Patrol." The heroic pups, who believe "no job is too big, no pup is too small," work together to protect the community. Among the members of ...
Style: funny, colourful, multicultural, talky, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: rescue, rescue team, friendship, cartoon dog, friends, heroes, pets, talking dog, dog, young heroes, save the day, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The New Adventures of Lassie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: India, Germany, USA, France
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: For generations, Lassie the beautiful collie has been known and loved by viewers all over the world. Once again she enters the homes of millions of viewers as she talks for the first time in a TV adventure series for children aged 6 to 9.
Style: sentimental, exciting, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, rescue, adventure, friendship, escapades, parents and children, family relations, best friends, youth, pets, animal life, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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50%
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: feel good, touching, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, family life, young heroes, adventure, family relations, disorder, heroic mission, youth, heroes, escapades, friends ...
Time: 2000s
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49%
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, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: orphan, christmas, reindeer, santa claus, adventure, young heroes, best friends, goofy hero, escapades, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: animal life, halloween, friendship, mischievous children, adventure, disorder, best friends, young heroes, goofy hero, escapades, winnie the pooh, fish out of water ...
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Hero: 108 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Taiwan, USA, Canada
TV show
Story: Hero: 108 is a British animated television series on Cartoon Network and the Cartoon Network international cable network, and Kabillion OnDemand channel in the United States. The series is created by Yang-Ming Tarng and is co-produced by Gamania, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: buddies, friendship, rivalry, family, youth, friends, adventure, master villain, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, young heroes ...
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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: feel good, humorous, entertaining, captivating, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, save the day, friends, escapades, imaginary kingdom, animal life, family, friendship, good versus evil, parallel world, portal, courage ...
Time: 2000s, year 2007
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46%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, prince, witch, bat, good versus evil, misfit, youth, escapades, heroes, orphan, young heroes, family ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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23%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, reboot
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: heroes, ghost, friendship, problem solving, crimes, escapades, friends, family, pets, supernatural, mysterious character, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
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46%
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The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
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: humorous, feel good, captivating, exciting, melancholic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pirate, friendship, talking animals, mischievous children, disorder, young heroes, youth, family life, parents and children, island, captain, animal life ...
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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, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, mischievous children, disorder, rivalry, mad scientist, escapades, wish come true, when the parents are away, family life ...
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The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 78 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, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, young heroes, mischievous children, rescue, best friends, rivalry, adventure, disorder ...
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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, toddlers, kids
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, good versus evil, rescue, young heroes, rivalry, escapades, heroes, family, disorder, life turned upside down ...
Time: 20th century, 2000s
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45%
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: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, family life, gang, adventure, optimism, disorder, parallel world, hopes, partners, mischievous children, orphan, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: talking animals, animal life, friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, wish come true, siblings relations, rescue, curses spells and rituals, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
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The Tigger Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As it happens, everybody - Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, Roo, Rabbit, Owl - is busy preparing a suitable winter home for Eeyore. When everything they do seems to get undone by Tigger's exuberant bouncing, Rabbit suggest Tigger go outside and find other ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, intense ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, rescue, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, young heroes, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, curses spells and rituals, toys, tiger ...
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The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Australia
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, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night
Plot: lion, imaginary kingdom, rescue, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, jungle, family, disorder, heroic mission, coming of age, goofy hero ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Octonauts (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The Octonauts is a British children's television series, produced by Silvergate Media for the BBC channel Cbeebies. The series is animated in Ireland by Brown Bag Films but uses British voice actors. The TV series is based on American-Canadian ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: ocean, adventurer, rescue, partners, escapades, animal life, heroes, fish, friendship, adventure, save the day, rabbit ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Captain 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, tense, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: pirate, good versus evil, friends, adventurer, adventure, rivalry, friendship, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, family, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Baby Looney Tunes (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 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, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, babies and infants, goofy hero, young heroes, mischievous children, teaching the ways of the world, family, heroes, disorder, bugs bunny, adoption, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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43%
Arthur's Missing Pal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
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: light, captivating, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, rescue, escapades, family, partners, best friends, love, pet dog, couples, rivalry ...
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