Movies like Cinderella 1989

If you like "Cinderella" you are looking for fairy tale movies about / with love, prince, castle, pigeon, stepmother, shoes and half sister themes of Fantasy genre shot in West Germany or France.
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Cinderella (1989)
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Cinderella (1989)
Original name: Aschenputtel
Genre: Fantasy
Country: West Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 89 min.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: love, prince, castle, pigeon, stepmother, shoes, half sister

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out fairy tale, psychotronic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about prince, princess, king, queen, dancing, castle and brothers grimm mostly in Fantasy, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like Cinderella: Sleeping Beauty (1990), The Brave Little Tailor (1991), Hansel and Gretel (1983), King Thrushbeard (1984), Mother Holly (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sleeping Beauty (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A beautiful princess born in a faraway kingdom is destined by a terrible curse to prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and fall into a deep sleep that can only be awakened by true love's first kiss.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brothers grimm, baby, dream, fairy, king, love, revenge, prince, queen, newborn
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95%
The Brave Little Tailor (1991)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brothers grimm, vigilante, butt naked, unicorn, butterfly, king, princess, fear, mask, memory, dancing, tailor
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Hansel and Gretel (1983)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: This is Tim Burton's Disney Channel Halloween film short that only aired once. It combines live action and stop-motion, making for a creepy adventure into the woods.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: witch, candy, duck, ladder, toy, cake, robot, surrealism, cross dressing, crossdressing, toy maker, evil stepmother ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
King Thrushbeard (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: King Thrushbeard
Style: fairy tale
Plot: queen, prince, princess, taking off clothes, class differences, jester, wig, prison, king, prisoner, horse riding, disguise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Mother Holly (1961)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brothers grimm, pillow, mother daughter relationship, night watchman, balloon, gold, apple tree, widow, carriage, snowman
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sleeping Beauty (2009)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Raised on a farm, energetic fearless Fynn is eager to be join uncle August in the royal castle as apprentice in the stables. He's quickly humiliated having inadvertently dared prince Eric to sword sparring, but gets discrete lessons from his ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: father figure, embarrassment, bully, transformation, teenager, punishment, boy, scolding, chores, dare, therapy, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Vom Fischer und seiner Frau (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 58 min.
Story: German North Sea beach fisherman Hein always was happy with his wife Islebils, despite their modest life and poor dwelling. When he spares a rod-caught speaking flounder's life, the grateful enchanted prince promises to grant his wish. Hearing ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: transformation, ritual, jealousy, bed, kissing, gift, scolding, beach, dinner, public humiliation
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Frog Prince (1991)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: German/Czechoslovakian depiction of the famous fairy tale 'The Frog Prince', by the Brothers Grimm. When a young princess, instead of being fully dedicated to her love, persists in running around like a tomboy and roaming the forests with ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: brothers grimm, swimming pool, prank, party, dancing, ritual, picnic
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Rapunzel (2009)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A poor farmer and his wife are expecting a child at last. But after eating rampion , which she got from a sorceress, the mother developed an addiction to the rampion, which can only get from the garden of the sorceress of the father. He steals in ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: chores, therapy, father son relationship, party, ritual, transformation, bully, teenager, adoption, dancing, blackmail, dinner
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Allerleirauh (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Maddened by grief over his late queen, king Tobald decides to wed their only daughter Lotte, the only female resembling her. Having failed to put him off by exorbitant demands, she puts on the unique cloak made of all fur types in the realm and ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: punishment, transformation, father figure, chores, embarrassment, abuse, gift, dancing, bully, dinner, party
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Beauty and the Beast (1976)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A beautiful girl agrees to marry a hideous, deformed beast and live in his castle in order to save her father's life.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: prince, beast, deformity, curse, magic spell, monster, beauty and the beast, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Otherworld (2016)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Otherworld is an original story and mystical tale inspired by Celtic mythology and Irish legends. One of the most fascinating characters in Celtic mythology, the Warrior Lugh, crosses Woodland heading to Tara to join the court of King Nuada and ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: sword and sorcery, legend, celtic, medieval, pagan
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Princess and the Pauper (1997)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a twin princess and a prince who where seperated after their birth.
Plot: king, love, princess, female nudity, brother brother relationship, kingdom, bare chested male fighting, wizards, rebellion, medieval
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36%
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The Snow Queen (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Finnish live action adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale, The Snow Queen. The tale centers on the struggle between good and evil as experienced by a little boy and girl, Kai and Kerttu.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: snow, children, child in peril
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Prince Beyond the Seven Seas (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The merchant's daughter Constanze, begs her father to ask a lion for a favor. Her father approaches the lion who agrees to his request with one condition: that he send the first person he meets upon his return home to the lion's den. It is ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: stranded on an island, jester, water, dog, prince, barefoot, sun, raft, dress, true love, mirror, dance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Shepherd Yanka (1977)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 127 min.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: village, old man, fiancee, shepherd, groom, elderly man, prince, king
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35%
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 ⇓
33%
Snow White: The Fairest of Them All (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Snow White's mother dies during childbirth, leaving baby Snow and father John for dead on an icy field, who then receives a visit from one of Satan's representatives, granting him three wishes.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: snow white, adventure, imaginary kingdom, evil witch, good versus evil, imaginary, leadership, romance, danger, heroic mission, parents and children, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Queen of the Lake (1998)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Prince Victor looks in vain for a swan which was wounded by one of his servants. Instead he discovers a beautiful girl with golden hair who has an arrow in her shoulder. She is dumb and can't explain her origin. He falls immediately for her. ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
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32%
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Snow dragon (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a princess who is growing up without her mother. He father the king, a kind and righteous man, loves her dearly, but is determined to marry her off at all costs: no-one knows why he's in such a hurry. He organizes a grand ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: princess, dragon, prince, true love, dead mother, horse, bare breasts, female nudity, talking after sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Third Prince (1983)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brave sons of the king, twin brothers Jaroslav and Jaromír love and help each other. It was they and another brother - Jindrich, who once saw the portrait of Princess of Diamond Mountains, fell in love and went on her quest.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
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A Journey into Bliss (2004)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The film deals loosely with the adventures of the grizzled Gustav who captains a ship – a giant floating ‘snailboat’ – with a crew of talking animals and lumbering sailors in blackface. It unspools like a perverse children’s story book, ...
Style: fairy tale
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31%
Jack the Giant Killer (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A giant beanstalk brings Jack to a land in the clouds filled with snarling, evil beasts. When the creatures make their way to the ground, Jack must figure out how to get back down before they destroy earth and everyone in it.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, semi serious, bleak, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: giant, kingdom, fantasy world, magic, monster, save the princess, deception, injustice, love, dragon, castle, swindle ...
Place: england
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30%
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The Devil's Bride (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young Stepan saves his beloved princess Stepanka to marry Lucifer due to the promise her parents, the King and the Queen, did to the Evil as reword for the help he provided to the Queen to get pregnant.
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic, unusual plot structure, captivating, disturbing
Plot: pact with the devil, prince, devil, princess, king, queen, hell, lucifer, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Little Mermaid (1976)
Genre: Family, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The little mermaid rescues a prince from drowning and falls in love with him. To be with him, she makes a deal with the evil sorceress: her beautiful voice against a life on land. It seems to work at first, the prince is enchanted with her lovely ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
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29%
Lesbian Harem (1987)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Two lesbian lovers escape the city to commit a lovers-suicide deep in the forest. There they are captured by the queen of a lesbian colony who uses the two lovers for her own sex games. The couple organize a revolt against the queen.
Style: erotic, fairy tale
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28%
The White Snake (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Endres wants to be more than just a farmer's son. He wants to be able to read and write, wear clothes without holes and sleep in a proper bed. He goes to the court of the King, who is said to be the cleverest man in the land. Endres becomes his ...
Style: fairy tale
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26%
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Cinderella (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Cinderella (named Zezolla) and her family live mid 20th century, where fashion is practically everything. As her father is won over by a selfish woman named Claudette, Cinderella must keep her new step-mother from murdering the only family she has ...
Style: modern fairy tale
Plot: stepmother stepdaughter relationship, stepsister stepsister relationship, prince, female director, rock and roll, half sister, lingerie, female bare feet, blue dress, fashion, poison, bird ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
How to Wake a Princess (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, East Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The king Dalimil and the queen Eliska waited to see a longed-for offspring - a daughter Ruzenka. But Eliska's envious and bad sister Melánie curses her. When Ruzenka becomes 17 years old she will prick her finger and she will fall asleep for ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: king, queen, princess, prince, curse, sleeping beauty, godmother, fictitious kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tomas and the Falcon King (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Germany, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Thomas the Falconer" is a nice family movie about a boy (Brano Holicek), a falcon, a prince, a princess and a nasty man who gets his come-uppance. It's gloriously filmed in the mountains of Slovakia. The DVD mastering is not quite up ...
Style: fairy tale, psychotronic
Plot: boy, supernatural power, child protagonist, teenage girl, whip, nobleman, castle, human animal relationship, falcon, animal human communication, teenager, teenage protagonist ...
Time: middle ages
Place: central europe
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25%