Movies like Beauty and the Beast 1991

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Beauty and the Beast (1991)
 8.0
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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, fairy tale, romantic, feel good, humorous, colourful, semi serious, exciting, stylized, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, beast, fall in love, young lovers, imaginary, transformation, rose, disney, physical appearance, magic, power of love, curse, father daughter relationship, castle, prince, book, village, heroine, princess, palaces castles and temples, magical, disfigurement, villain, romance ...
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 fairy tale, feel good, humorous and semi serious films with plots about family, destiny, redemption, runaway, dialogue, culture clash and mentor mostly in Animation, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Beauty and the Beast: Tangled (2010), The Princess and the Frog (2009), The Swan Princess (1994), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996), Frozen (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, romantic, touching, sweet, remake of cult film ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: beast, opposites attract, true love, good versus evil, happy ending, love story, magic, curse, fantasy world, kingdom, witch, heroine ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 361K
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, fairy tale, touching, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, follow your dream, unlikely couple, horse, adventure, imaginary kingdom, family, young lovers, love and romance, fall in love, queen, tower ...
Time: 17th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, fairy tale, touching, witty ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: princess, human becomes animal, cinderella story, family, adventure, fall in love, wizards and magicians, prince, firefly, love and romance, best friends, magical ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
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, humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, teens
Plot: christmas, beast, good versus evil, opposites attract, palaces castles and temples, rescue, friendship, family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: princess, curses spells and rituals, rescue, swan, family, romance, friendship, kingdom, danger, heroes, love and romance, partners ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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: judge, unfulfilled love, cathedral, sword, festival, bell, church, family, obsession, social misfits, self discovery, witch hunt ...
Time: 15th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 510K
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, exciting, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, adventure, magical, family, queen, royal family, supernatural ability, snow, prince, good versus evil, save the day, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.6
 72K
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: touching, romantic, offbeat, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, physical appearance, love and romance, true love, self discovery, high school hunk, curses spells and rituals, teenage love, fall in love, romance, love, witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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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, desert, family, adventure, magic, friendship, love, rags to riches, good versus evil, disney ...
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, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: prince, princess, mermaid, first love, witch, imaginary kingdom, magic, good versus evil, father daughter relationship, spell, impossible love, disney ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 149K
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, captivating, romantic, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: forbidden love, princess, culture clash, native american, romance, adventure, parents and children, disney, tragic love, interracial romance, greed, star crossed lovers ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: virginia, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: friendship, friends, adventure, winnie the pooh, goofy hero, cartoon bear, disorder, talking animals, goodhearted, respect, toy comes to life, gluttony ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 164K
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, fairy tale, romantic, stylized, sweet ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, chick flick, preschoolers
Plot: princess, true love, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, prince, witch, parallel world, love and romance, rescue, destiny, fish out of water, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ 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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, princess, palaces castles and temples, imaginary kingdom, family, teamwork, imaginary, friends, family life, love and romance, magic, anniversary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 179K
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, good versus evil, adventure, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, prophecy, monster, superhuman powers, fall in love, transformation, disney ...
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: semi serious, humorous, 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%
 7.6
 218K
Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, dragon, friendship, cross dressing, human spirit, princess, hidden identity, emperor, impersonating, training, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ 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, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, good versus evil, coming of age, danger, adventure, wish come true, ocean or sea, family, parents and children, dream ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century, 1850s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 554K
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, surprise ending, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: opposites attract, princess, reluctant partners, swamp, dragon, save the princess, ogre, adventure, love and romance, friendship, odd couple, daring rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 102K
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, cinderella story, memory loss, family, good versus evil, love and romance, destiny, childhood, hopes, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: humorous, semi serious, 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%
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: feel good, serious, exciting
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: princess, prince, imaginary kingdom, turtle, frog, palaces castles and temples, kingdom, escapades, adventure, heroes, imaginary, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Little Longnose (2003)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When he refused to support power-hungry witch, the good shoemaker's boy, Jacob is transformed into a hunchbacked dwarf with overlong nose. Of their mother no longer recognized, mocked by the people of the city and driven away, Jacob runs one ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, exciting, thought provoking, semi serious
Plot: magic, good versus evil, kidnapping, transformation, surrealism, king, princess, friendship, love and romance, strawberry, squirrel, goose ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, escapades, fall in love, true love, hopes, destiny, family, bullfighting, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: fairy, cinderella story, prince, magic, fairy godmother, cinderella, mouse, palaces castles and temples, race against time, family, switching roles, true love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: disney, kidnapping, family, fairy, supernatural ability, adventure, rescue, friendship, danger, heroes, hopes, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 376K
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: fairy tale, humorous, funny, feel good, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: princess, transformation, odd couple, adventure, good versus evil, magic, ogre, family, prince, friendship, dragon, teamwork ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The circle of life continues for Simba, now fully grown and in his rightful place as the king of Pride Rock. Simba and Nala have given birth to a daughter, Kiara who's as rebellious as her father was. But Kiara drives her parents to distraction ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, father daughter relationship, lion, coming of age, culture clash, adventure, jungle, family, friendship, parents and children, good versus evil, baby ...
Time: 1990s
Place: africa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 227
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, fairy tale
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: palaces castles and temples, fall in love, true love, cinderella story, romance, family, wish come true, life turned upside down, hopes, imaginary, love and romance, social differences ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Sophie, a shy young woman, is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking home.
Style: touching, captivating, atmospheric, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, palaces castles and temples, adventure, self discovery, wizards and magicians, imaginary, love and romance, supernatural ability, magical, romance, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, battleship, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%