Fantasy life movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fantasy life movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, light, feel good, captivating, visually appealing and cult film films and TV shows about / with fantasy life, fantasy world, dream, magic, friendship, love and romance, storytelling, loneliness, dialogue and death plots mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as fantasy life: Artemis Fowl (2020), A Little Princess (1995), Alice (1990), Heavenly Creatures (1994), The Princess and the Dragon (2018), The Bad Intentions (2011), Another Egg and Chicken Movie (2009), Yamadonga (2007), The Knight Before Christmas (2019), Cannon Busters (2019).

List of fantasy life movies

Artemis Fowl (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Artemis Fowl the second, a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Holly Short for ransom to fund rescuing his father. Once a transaction is made, they go onto a hunt for the evil pixie Opal Koboi and rush to save Artemis ...
Style: colourful, captivating, atmospheric, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: genius, magical creature, fantasy life, disney, fairy, magic, child, elf, mythical creature, fantasy world, dream world, humour ...
Place: ireland
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A Little Princess (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her father enlists to fight for the British in WWI, young Sara Crewe goes to New York to attend the same boarding school her late mother attended. She soon clashes with the severe headmistress, Miss Minchin, who attempts to stifle Sara's ...
Style: feel good, touching, serious, fairy tale, heartbreaking ...
Audience: kids, chick flick, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: boarding school, orphan, princess, childhood, imagination, little girl, fantasy life, servant, school, children, girls' boarding school, magic ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era, edwardian era, future, 1910s
Place: new york, india, england, london, africa ...
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Alice (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults Dr. Yang, an oriental herbalist who realizes that her problems are not related to her back, but in ...
Style: thought provoking, unusual plot structure, melancholic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, infidelity, magic, invisible man, female protagonist, magic realism, identity crisis, bored housewife, dysfunctional family, relationships, police investigation, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Heavenly Creatures (1994)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Juliet Hulme and Pauline Parker, two close friends who share a love of fantasy and literature, who conspire to kill Pauline's mother when she tries to end the girls' intense and obsessive relationship.
Style: disturbing, psychological, surreal, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, obsession, friendship, murder, coming of age, lesbian romance, teenager, insanity, women, lgbtq, lgbt, sexuality ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, post world war two, year 1953
Place: new zealand, australia, canada, oceania
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The Princess and the Dragon (2018)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Russia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: On her 7th birthday, Princess Barbara discovers a magical book that transports her to Wonderland, an enchanted place filled with dragons and fantastic creatures.
Style: sincere, colourful, sweet, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, toddlers
Plot: fantasy life, friendship, fantasy world, supportive friend, kingdom, little girl, advisor, king, forest, magical mirror, book of magic, dragon ...
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The Bad Intentions (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Peru, Argentina, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young girl convinces herself that she will die on the same day that her brother will be born.
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: spoiled brat, family relations, terrorism, obsession, family problems, society, youth, daydreamer, family in crisis, state affairs, pregnancy, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: peru, latin america
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Doraemon: Nobita's Treasure Island (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story is based on Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island novel.
Style: anime, entertaining, light, sweet, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: treasure map, doraemon, pirate, sea voyage, ship, obsessive quest, friendship, sea adventure, sea, fantasy life, love of one's life, hidden treasure ...
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Another Egg and Chicken Movie (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Toto, now a chicken, tries to live as such, while Willy and Bibi deal some problems between them. A sorcerer egg desert needs a chicken heart to cast a spell. He sends his armies of eggs vulture, ostrich and scorpion to kidnap Toto. His friends ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: rescue, magic, friends, magic spell, teamwork, obsessive quest, anthropomorphic animal, friendship, escapades, anthropomorphism, evil witch, fantasy life ...
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Yamadonga (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Raja(Jr. NTR), an orphan, is a ruthless robber. He dreams of earning a fast buck so that he can settle down in life. And then, he stumbles on a fine opportunity. A ravishing beauty Mahi (Priyamani), a rich heiress, falls in love with him. The girl ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous
Plot: temple, thief, death, god, ruse, mythology, legends and myths, fantasy life, bonding, love affair, escapades, couple relations ...
Place: india
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The Knight Before Christmas (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A medieval English knight is magically transported to present day where he ends up falling for a high school science teacher.
Style: light, feel good, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: christmas, time travel, christmas eve, knight, christmas party, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, time traveler, fish out of water, chivalry, time warp, in love, love affair ...
Time: future, year 2019, 14th century
Place: ontario canada
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Cannon Busters (2019)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
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Story: With a maintenance robot and a deadly fugitive tagging along, friendship droid S.A.M searches for its best friend, the heir to a kingdom under siege.
Style: anime, tense, captivating
Plot: friendship, fantasy world, save the kingdom, showdown, heroes, obsessive quest, fictional kingdom, kingdom, robot, teamwork, group of friends, human versus robot ...
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Doraemon: Nobita and the Wind Wizard (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: One day, Nobita runs into a creature-like ball of wind, which came from a faraway land, but blew into their neighbourhood following the recent typhoon that went through the area. Nobita names it Fuuko. Eventually, he, Doraemon and their friends take ...
Style: anime, humorous, light, feel good, futuristic ...
Plot: doraemon, cartoon cat, animal protagonist, talking animals, obsessive quest, pets, androids and robots, fantasy life, friends, family relations, insubordination, prank ...
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Mirrormask (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a fantasy world of opposing kingdoms, a 15-year old girl must find the fabled MirrorMask in order to save the kingdom and get home
Style: stylized, atmospheric, surreal, dark, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, date night, teen fantasy, kids ...
Plot: magic, alternate reality, fantasy world, imaginary kingdom, circus, coming of age, mother daughter relationship, alternate dimension, good versus evil, save the kingdom, surrealism, artist ...
Place: england
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Labyrinth (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Frustrated with babysitting on yet another weekend night, Sarah - a teenager with an active imagination - summons the Goblins from her favourite book, "Labyrinth", to take the baby stepbrother away. When little Toby actually disappears, ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, humorous, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, teen fantasy ...
Plot: surrealism, good versus evil, puppet, fantasy world, friendship, rescue, heroes, maze, beast, imaginary kingdom, female protagonist, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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The Fisher King (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.
Style: psychological, touching, thought provoking, inspirational, compassionate ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: self discovery, friendship, insanity, mental illness, guilt, transformation, redemption, psychology, holy grail, tragic event, haunted by the past, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
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The Fall (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Africa, India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In a hospital on the outskirts of 1920s Los Angeles, an injured stuntman begins to tell a fellow patient, a little girl with a broken arm, a fantastic story about 5 mythical heroes. Thanks to his fractured state of mind and her vivid imagination, ...
Style: surreal, mind bending, visually appealing, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: hospital, surrealism, suicide attempt, imagination, escape from reality, suicide, imaginary kingdom, friendship, stuntman, magic realism, child, desert ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, india, istanbul turkey, taj mahal
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The Secret Garden (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young British girl born and reared in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's castle. Her uncle is very distant due to the loss of his wife ten years before. Neglected once again, ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, feel good, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, chick flick, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: childhood, orphan, countryside, girl, friendship, garden, little girl, beautiful scenery, children, old mansion, uncle, magic ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century
Place: india, england, yorkshire, africa, london ...
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Waiting for the Rain (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 70 min.
Story: It’s a hot holiday season in the city and Alena is pretty much left to her own little self, fantasizing and running her personal daily rituals, keeping most people at a safe distance, yet trying to get male attention.
Plot: traumatic childhood, summer, tarot card, ladybug, home alone, abandoned building, fantasy life, rain, mother daughter relationship, soldier, dog, heat wave ...
Place: eastern europe, prague
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Liar, Liar, Vampire (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: When an ordinary boy Davis, suddenly becomes famous at school as people start to believe he's actually a vampire, vampire expert Cameron helps him act like a real vampire.
Style: light, humorous, not serious, romantic, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, high school, cheerleader, love triangle, true love, halloween, girl next door, deception, teenage life, teenage protagonist, newcomer, popularity ...
Time: 21st century
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Welcome to Marwen (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, USA, China
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A man copes with life after an assault by constructing a miniature replica version of a World War II era town in his backyard. Adapted from the 2010 documentary "Marwencol."
Style: psychological, uplifting, funny, sad, sincere ...
Plot: court, photographer, marriage proposal, friendship, neighbor neighbor relationship, fear, loneliness, fall in love, psychological trauma, therapy, witch, rehabilitation ...
Time: 1940s, year 2000, 20th century, year 1954, 60s ...
Place: new york, belgium
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Thinking Speed (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Reader becomes trapped in an evolving autobiography of an executed killer.
Style: avant garde, scary, disturbing, bleak, experimental ...
Plot: parallel universe, revenge, surrealism, superstition, exorcism, murder, death, politics, urban legend, post punk, suburbs, telepathy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, woodstock
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Tempo (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Austria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jojo, a bicycle messenger prone to daydreaming, gets a job offer from a stranger that begins to blur the lines between fantasy and reality. When the route becomes a regular assignment, Jojo finds romance and deadly enemies along the way.
Plot: gay interest, virginity, chase, theft, runaway, rave, cocaine, manslaughter, smoking, loss of virginity, vandalism, dominatrix ...
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What's the Matter with Gerald? (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A hypochondriac irks his partner by embracing the advice of an eccentric healer.
Style: neurotic, romantic, humorous, witty, exciting ...
Plot: gay, magic, gay interest, lgbt, hypochondriac, identity crisis, male protagonist, suspense, breakup, writers, dream, professor ...
Place: usa, nashville tennessee
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Crisis (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Chile
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A ghost writer, a piano player and a clerk, three characters united by frustration, who will have to fight to get out of their crises, facing their insecurities, repressions and bad memories in a world of fantasies and mysteries.
Style: dark fairy tale, anthology
Plot: alternative medicine, fantasy life, magic realism, writers, dream, suicide, chinese, femme fatale, tv news, celebrity, surrealism, revenge ...
Place: chile, santiago chile
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Latin Boys Go to Hell (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Crime, Romance, Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Spain, Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A cute, openly gay latin boy's hormones go into overdrive when his hunky cousin (Angel) arrives for an extended stay. The two explore the young and sometimes dangerous gay scene in the city's Latin neighborhood, with surprising outcomes.
Style: campy, realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, lgbt, lgbtq, coming out, gay latino, sexual fantasy, murder, homosexual, sexual content, youth, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, mexico
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All I Want (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Teenager Jones has opted not to go to college and is instead renting a room in a boarding house to work on his writing skills. Soon, Jones finds himself dividing his time between two women: a young actress named Lisa and a photographer named Jane. ...
Style: touching, light, sweet, romantic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: college, coming of age, adolescence, imagination, friendship, relationships, love triangle, life philosophy, love story, road trip, parents and children, teenage life ...
Place: new jersey
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The Singing Detective (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.
Style: surreal, psychological, stylized, disturbing, intense ...
Plot: murder, paranoia, psychiatrist, murder mystery, delusion, private detective, writers, hospital, investigation, artists and showbiz, amateur detective, writer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: los angeles
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Guilty Conscience (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Amid acrimonious divorce proceedings, Louise (Blythe Danner) unwittingly puts her life in danger when she contests the prenuptial agreement she signed before marrying attorney Arthur Jamison (Anthony Hopkins). He plans to kill her to resolve the ...
Style: psychological, thrilling, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lawyer, woman in danger, murder, infidelity, mind game, betrayal, unfaithful husband, manipulation, couples, family problems, dangerous attraction, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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Donnie Darko (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.
Style: psychological, mind bending, surreal, atmospheric, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, date night, adult, teen drama
Plot: mental illness, psychology, insanity, time travel, imaginary friend, surrealism, parallel universe, hallucination, suspense, time loop, suburbs, schizophrenia ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century, year 1988
Place: virginia, los angeles, usa
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Crave (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Aiden (Josh Lawson) craves a better life. A life away from his gruesome job as a crime scene photographer, working alongside his detective friend Pete (Ron Perlman). A meaningful life where he can escape the hard streets of Detroit, fall in love ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: social decay, support group, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, photographer, police detective, mental illness, woman with a gun, dark hero, reporter, female nudity, police ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, detroit, michigan
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