Movies like Beauty and the Beast 1991

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Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who's been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle's enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all -- that true beauty comes from within.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, exciting, humorous, fairy tale, stylized, romantic, sweet, clever ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, young lovers, beast, physical appearance, love and romance, imaginary, palaces castles and temples, magical, unlikely couple, castle, rose, monster, lovers, book, prince, village, heroine, princess, transformation, disfigurement, villain, haunted by the past, romance, family ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe

Most similar movies to Beauty and the Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, fairy tale and semi serious films with plots about family, love and romance, mentor, destiny, magic, romance and catastrophe mostly in Family, Animation and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Beauty and the Beast: Tangled (2010), The Princess and the Frog (2009), Beastly (2011), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996), The Swan Princess (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.8
 346K
Tangled (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit Flynn Rider hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, captivating, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, horse, follow your dream, unlikely couple, adventure, family, imaginary kingdom, young lovers, love and romance, fall in love, queen, couples ...
Time: 17th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A live-action adaptation of Disney's version of the classic tale of a cursed prince and a beautiful young woman who helps him break the spell.
Style: fairy tale, remake of cult film, romantic, touching, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: beast, opposites attract, true love, witch, magic, curse, happy ending, heroine, prince, love, culture clash, love story ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Princess and the Frog (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A waitress, desperate to fulfill her dreams as a restaurant owner, is set on a journey to turn a frog prince back into a human being, but she has to face the same problem after she kisses him.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, stylized, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: princess, cinderella story, family, human becomes animal, adventure, fall in love, prince, wizards and magicians, african american, jazz, firefly, voodoo ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Belle prepares the castle for Christmas against Beast's wishes, trying to bring him happiness for the season...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, beast, good versus evil, palaces castles and temples, opposites attract, rescue, friendship, curses spells and rituals, family, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 71K
Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: offbeat, touching, captivating, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, physical appearance, true love, love and romance, self discovery, curses spells and rituals, high school hunk, teenage love, fall in love, romance, teenage life, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Quasi defies the evil Frollo and ventures out to the Festival of Fools, the cruel crowd jeers him. Rescued by fellow outcast the gypsy Esmeralda, Quasi soon finds himself battling to save the people and the city he loves.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: unfulfilled love, judge, festival, sword, bell, cathedral, church, physical appearance, family, obsession, social misfits, self discovery ...
Time: 15th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Swan Princess (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Odette is transformed into a swan by an evil sorcerer's spell. Held captive at an enchanted lake, she befriends Jean-Bob the frog, Speed the turtle and Puffin the bird. Despite their struggle to keep the princess safe, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: curses spells and rituals, rescue, princess, swan, family, romance, friendship, kingdom, danger, heroes, love and romance, partners ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 492K
Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, adventure, family, supernatural ability, queen, royal family, good versus evil, prince, wizards and magicians, save the day, family relations, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 8.0
 304K
Aladdin (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Princess Jasmine grows tired of being forced to remain in the palace, so she sneaks out into the marketplace, in disguise, where she meets street-urchin Aladdin. The couple falls in love, although Jasmine may only marry a prince. After being ...
Style: feel good, humorous, fairy tale, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: genie, princess, unlikely couple, family, magic, desert, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, love, disney, rags to riches ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east, saudi arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: prince, mermaid, princess, witch, imaginary kingdom, impossible love, good versus evil, father daughter relationship, spell, first love, family, fish out of water ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 143K
Pocahontas (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: History comes gloriously to life in Disney's epic animated tale about love and adventure in the New World. Pocahontas is a Native American woman whose father has arranged for her to marry her village's best warrior. But a vision tells her ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: forbidden love, princess, tragic love, culture clash, interracial relations, in the woods, native american, star crossed lovers, prejudice, soldier, adventure, rescue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: virginia, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 160K
Enchanted (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Giselle is banished by an evil queen from her magical, musical animated land and finds herself in the gritty reality of the streets of modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that doesn't operate on ...
Style: humorous, feel good, fairy tale, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: princess, true love, imaginary kingdom, rescue, good versus evil, fall in love, love and romance, danger, prince, witch, queen, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Blessed Are Those Who Thirst (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Belle, the Beast, Lumiere, Cogsworth and the rest of those zany castle residents use their imaginations to embark on three magical, storybook adventures. This direct-to-video anthology serves as a "sequel" to Disney's animated hit ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, princess, palaces castles and temples, family, imaginary kingdom, teamwork, imaginary, friends, family life, love and romance, bad temper, insult ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Whether we’re young or forever young at heart, the Hundred Acre Wood calls to that place in each of us that still believes in magic. Join pals Pooh, Piglet, Kanga, Roo, Owl, Rabbit, Tigger and Christopher Robin as they enjoy their days together ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: winnie the pooh, friendship, friends, adventure, goofy hero, cartoon bear, disorder, talking animals, goodhearted, respect, gluttony, toy comes to life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 172K
Hercules (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bestowed with superhuman strength, a young mortal named Hercules sets out to prove himself a hero in the eyes of his father, the great god Zeus. Along with his friends Pegasus, a flying horse, and Phil, a personal trainer, Hercules is tricked by the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, touching, epic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: hercules, superhuman powers, good versus evil, dangerous attraction, adventure, rescue, mythology, friendship, heroic mission, prophecy, monster, fall in love ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The King and I (1999)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Animated version of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical about when the King of Siam meets a head strong English school mistress.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: royal family, family, head of state, culture clash, intrigue, king, school teacher, opposites attract, teachers and students, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1860s, 1930s
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Swan Princess: Escape from Castle Mountain (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The first wedding anniversary of Princess Odette and Prince Derek is distracted by field fires set by Knuckles. His master Clavius, wants to conquer the world, and he needs to capture a giant orb to do that. Clavius kidnaps Queen Uberta and Odette ...
Style: serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: prince, imaginary kingdom, princess, frog, turtle, palaces castles and temples, good versus evil, kingdom, escapades, adventure, heroes, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Little Mermaid 2: Return to the Sea (2000)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada, Australia, Taiwan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Set several years after the first film, Ariel and Prince Eric are happily married with a daughter, Melody. In order to protect Melody from the Sea Witch, Morgana, they have not told her about her mermaid heritage. Melody is curious and ventures into ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, good versus evil, coming of age, danger, adventure, ocean or sea, family, parents and children, dream ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1830s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.1
 99K
Anastasia (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This animated adventure retells the story of the lost daughter of Russia's last czar. The evil Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov family, and Anastasia and her grandmother, Empress Maria, get separated. After growing up in an orphanage, ...
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, factual, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: princess, royal family, adventure, family, cinderella story, memory loss, good versus evil, destiny, childhood, love and romance, fall in love, hopes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: france, russia, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.9
 534K
Shrek (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, witty, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: opposites attract, princess, reluctant partners, swamp, dragon, love and romance, friendship, magic, ogre, adventure, odd couple, courage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 209
Cinderella (1994)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Cinderella, the beautiful and kind-hearted ragamuffin who lives with her greedy stepmother and two selfish stepsisters, charms a handsome prince when her fairy godmother sends her to the royal ball. She must leave the ball by midnight before all the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, fairy tale
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: palaces castles and temples, fall in love, true love, romance, cinderella story, wish come true, family, life turned upside down, hopes, imaginary, love and romance, social differences ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Aladdin and the King of Thieves (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Legendary secrets are revealed as Aladdin and his friends—Jasmine, Abu, Carpet and, of course, the always entertaining Genie—face all sorts of terrifying threats and make some exciting last-minute escapes pursuing the King Of Thieves and his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, feel good, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: genie, treasure hunt, adventure, family, treasure, gold, desert, rescue, friendship, parents and children, danger, escapades ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cinderella 3: A Twist in Time (2007)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When Lady Tremaine steals the Fairy Godmother's wand and changes history, it's up to Cinderella to restore the timeline and reclaim her prince.
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: fairy, cinderella story, magic, fairy godmother, prince, cinderella, mouse, palaces castles and temples, changing the past or future, race against time, switching roles, family ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Book of Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, fall in love, true love, escapades, hopes, destiny, family, imaginary kingdom, danger, bullfighting, love and romance, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 362K
Shrek 2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shrek, Fiona and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother and father. But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's tension in the marriage. The fairy godmother discovers that Shrek has ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, feel good, witty, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: odd couple, princess, prince, transformation, adventure, good versus evil, magic, ogre, family, friendship, dragon, queen ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Little Mermaid (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This charming, lively tale based on Hans Christian Anderson's beloved children's story comes to splendid life in an enchanting animated film. The beautiful anda dventurous mermaid, Princess Lena, lives with her family in a watery castle ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, feel good, uplifting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: underwater, mermaid, fall in love, cinderella story, ocean or sea, fish out of water, family, imaginary kingdom, romance, escapades, hopes, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hans Christian Andersen's Thumbelina (1994)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA, Canada, UK, Denmark, Spain, Poland, Hungary
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The tiny girl meets a fairy prince who saves her from the creatures of the woods.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: kidnapping, family, fairy, supernatural ability, adventure, rescue, friendship, danger, heroes, hopes, love and romance, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 2K
Jack Frost (1979)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: In this delightful animated tale, Pardon-me Pete (Buddy Hackett), the official groundhog of Groundhog Day, tells the story of Jack Frost, who falls in love with a beautiful young woman and begs Father Winter to make him human so that she can see ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pardon, christmas, knight, danger, village, oldies, escapades, palaces castles and temples, holiday, heroes, family, buddies ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Cinderella II: Dreams Come True (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: As a newly crowned princess, Cinderella quickly learns that life at the Palace - and her royal responsibilities - are more challenging than she had imagined. In three heartwarming tales, Cinderella calls on her animal friends and her Fairy Godmother ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, fairy tale, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens, kids
Plot: cinderella story, fairy, princess, family, magic, anthropomorphism, cinderella, baker, anthology, cartoon mouse, fairy godmother, young heroes ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 164
The Scarecrow (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Animated musical fantasy about a scarecrow that saves an orphaned girl from the evil clutches of a maniacal count. Brought to life through magic and love, and aided by his two sidekicks -- a cantankerous mouse and a flying broom -- he's willing ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: hip hop, danger, orphan, contests and competitions, rescue, family, romance, woman in danger, wizards and magicians, fall in love, fish out of water, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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