Light movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant light movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out light, humorous, entertaining, funny, clever and feel good films and TV shows about / with dialogue, catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, culture clash, runaway, friendship, destiny, transformation and happy ending plots mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.

light movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as light: At First Light (2018), The Little Mermaid (1989), My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988), Home Alone (1990), Stardust (2007), How to Steal a Million (1966), A Bad Moms Christmas (2017), WALL·E (2008), Chef (2014), Despicable Me (2010).
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WALL·E (2008)
Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
98 min.
Gravity Falls (2012)
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
23 min.
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Share with Me Your Brightest Colors (2019)
Drama, Western
Colombia, USA
Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (2018)
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
25 min.

List of light movies

At First Light (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high school senior, Alex Lainey, has an encounter with mysterious lights that appear over her small town. She soon develops dangerous, supernatural abilities and turns to her childhood friend Sean Terrel. The authorities target them and a chase ...
Style: light, sweet, futuristic, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: transformation, teenage girl, relationships, first contact, adventure, teenagers, teenage love, supernatural, bullying, strong female character, fish out of water, female protagonist ...
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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
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My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research. She woos quirky scientist Dr. Steve Mills, a widower with a young daughter. Before long, Celeste finds ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: fish out of water, benign alien, friendship, supernatural, alien, alien encounter, danger, space and aliens, goofy hero, fall in love, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: 80s
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Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, mischievous children, family, holiday, when the parents are away, young heroes, crime gone awry, danger, home alone, neighbor, precocious child, prank ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, illinois, paris france, chicago illinois, france ...
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Stardust (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his ...
Style: feel good, captivating, stylized, epic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing
Plot: witch, adventure, imaginary kingdom, true love, supernatural ability, fall in love, escapades, pirate, chase, love and romance, race against time, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s, 1850s
Place: england, europe
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How to Steal a Million (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.
Style: feel good, talky, humorous, stylized, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: forgery, fall in love, heist, love and romance, couple relations, museum, adventure, couples, farce, romance, unlikely criminals, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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A Bad Moms Christmas (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Amy, Kiki and Carla – three under-appreciated and over-burdened women – rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for mothers: Christmas. And if creating a more perfect holiday for their families wasn’t hard enough, they ...
Style: light, buddy comedy, captivating, humorous
Plot: christmas, mother daughter relationship, single parent, female friendship, friendship between women, holiday, single mother, female protagonist, christmas movie, woman, parenting, father daughter relationship ...
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WALL·E (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: loneliness, adventure, outer space, a.i., spacecraft, future dystopia, imaginary, earth, ecological disaster, space travel, robot, determination ...
Time: future
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Chef (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, light, road movie ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, road trip, starting over, kitchen, father son relationship, family relations, staff, workplace situations, food, supportive coworker, financial problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: miami, florida, california, los angeles, usa ...
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Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, family, friendship, chase, villain, mad scientist, little girl, orphan, supervillain, adoptive father, heist, master villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: usa, egypt, north korea
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Cars (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: car race, friendship, desert, small town life, ambition, social relations, small town, starting over, desire for fame, car, mentor, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, arizona
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Trolls (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lovable and friendly, the trolls love to play around. But one day, a mysterious giant shows up to end the party. Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch, must embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the ...
Style: colourful, light, entertaining, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: princess, troll, dancing, friendship, hiding, escape, family, music, fantasy world, hugging, fireworks, adventure ...
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."
Style: light, absurd, satirical, funny, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, hitchhiker, outer space, benign alien, spacecraft, robot, survival, galaxy, adventure, friends, intergalactic ...
Time: future
Place: norway, england
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Brave (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer, Mérida one day defies a sacred custom of the land and inadvertently ...
Style: humorous, light, fairy tale, exciting, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, curses spells and rituals, princess, royal family, adventure, witch, magical, queen, rebellious daughter, bear, coming of age, archery ...
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
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Sing (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.
Style: entertaining, funny, light, inspirational, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: singing, singing competition, music, concert, animals, talking animals, kids and family, self confidence, creativity, friendship, mentor, flashback ...
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Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Loving but irresponsible dad Daniel Hillard, estranged from his exasperated spouse, is crushed by a court order allowing only weekly visits with his kids. When Daniel learns his ex needs a housekeeper, he gets the job -- disguised as an English ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, not serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: nanny, family, cross dressing, hidden identity, divorce, family relations, custody battle, comedy of errors, parenthood, gender bending, actor playing female role, secret identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: san francisco, usa
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A Walk in the Woods (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends.
Style: humorous, light, road movie, melancholic, scenic ...
Plot: in the woods, hiking, friendship, adventure, elderly, escapades, wilderness, friends, camping, aging, midlife crisis, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: usa
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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, friendship, dragon, human spirit, princess, hidden identity, emperor, impersonating, danger, boot camp, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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Bruce Almighty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, touching, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: wish come true, supernatural ability, supernatural, chosen one, responsibility, god, switching roles, supernatural power, divine intervention, creativity, miraculous event, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mount everest
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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
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Ant-Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, light, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, ant, shrinking, miniaturization, mad scientist, inventions and discoveries, technology, father daughter relationship, chase, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989, 2010s
Place: usa, san francisco
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We Bare Bears (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three brother bears awkwardly attempt to find their place in civilized society, whether they're looking for food, trying to make human friends, or scheming to become famous on the internet. Grizzly, Panda and Ice Bear stack atop one another ...
Style: sweet, light, humorous, feel good, sincere
Audience: kids
Plot: cartoon bear, anthropomorphism, brother brother relationship, friendship, forest, cave, talking animals, koala, everyday life, society, adventure, childhood ...
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Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: youth, teenage love, friendship, dancer's life, rivalry, follow your dream, music, hip hop, dance school, contests and competitions, romance, dancing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
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The Best Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vadik Volnov (Garik Kharlamov) dies on his own wedding of cannabis overdose and has to prove to God that he is worthy to enter Heaven. During his conversation with God's secretary, Vadik recalls numerous memorable moments of his earthly ...
Style: light, not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: storytelling, heroes, surrealism, family relations, dialogue, friendship, father son relationship, adventure, love and romance
Place: russia
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Blue Mountain State (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Three incoming freshmen attending Midwestern college football powerhouse Blue Mountain State must quickly adapt to college life and juggle football, girls, classes and nonstop hazing.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: youth, college, strong sexual content, sport, friends, sport team, looking for sex, sexual activity, college life, american football, teenage life, athlete's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Step Up All In (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: All-stars from the previous Step Up installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers.
Style: captivating, serious, feel good, sexy, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: music, dancing, follow your dream, rivalry, romance, love and romance, hip hop, uninhibited rivalry, dance contest, team, victory, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: singleness, couple relations, looking for love, romance, pregnancy, relationships, drinking, friendship, women, love and romance, breakup, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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Gremlins (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Billy Peltzer is given a strange but adorable pet named Gizmo for Christmas, he inadvertently breaks the three important rules of caring for a Mogwai, and unleashes a horde of mischievous gremlins on a small town.
Style: scary, humorous, feel good, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, small town, monster, christmas, holiday, chaos and mayhem, danger, human animal relationship, escapades, deadly creature, daring rescue, pets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: usa
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Taxi (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Marseilles (France), skilled pizza delivery boy Daniel who drives a scooter finally has his dreams come true. He gets a taxi license. Caught by the police for a huge speed infraction, he will help Emilien, a loser inspector who can't drive, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, bank robbery, french, police investigation, crime, chases and races, taxi, friends, heist, odd couple, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, marseille, seaport, europe, marseille provence
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Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, offbeat, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, getting home, jungle, young heroes, disappearance, family, mischievous children, danger, parallel world, board game, disorder, childhood ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1860s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
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