Wish fulfillment movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wish fulfillment movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out feel good, entertaining, humorous, light, semi serious and touching films and TV shows about / with wish fulfillment, magic, desire, wish come true, heroes, family, friendship, imaginary, happy ending and transformation plots mostly in Fantasy, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wish fulfillment: Big (1988), Click (2006), Aladdin (2019), Wish Upon (2017), The NeverEnding Story (1984), Five Children and It (2004), Bruce Almighty (2003), Holiday Switch (2007), Help for the Holidays (2012), The Witch Affair (2003).

List of wish fulfillment movies

Big (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young boy, Josh Baskin makes a wish at a carnival machine to be big. He wakes up the following morning to find that it has been granted and his body has grown older overnight. But he is still the same 13-year-old boy inside. Now he must learn how ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: child as adult, body swapping, wish fulfillment, toys, adolescence, fish out of water, toy maker, child's point of view, adulthood, disorder, longing, switching bodies ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Click (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.
Style: inspirational, humorous, sentimental, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: wish come true, regret, wish fulfillment, architect, introspection, redemption, workaholic, alternate reality, family relations, remote control, relationship vs career, dog ...
Time: 60s, 90s, year 2017, 70s, 2030s ...
Place: usa, new york, morocco, new york yankees
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Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: entertaining, romantic, light, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: genie, disney, rags to riches, sultan, wish fulfillment, palace, treasure, friendship, magic spell, aladdin, prince, heroes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east, iraq, saudi arabia, arabia
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Wish Upon (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl discovers a box with magical powers, but those powers comes with a deadly price.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, twist ending ...
Plot: wish fulfillment, magic, teenage girl, music box, school, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, single parent, suicide, guilt, body mutilation, mansion ...
Time: 2010s
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The NeverEnding Story (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: While hiding from bullies in his school's attic, a young boy discovers the extraordinary land of Fantasia, through a magical book called The Neverending Story. The book tells the tale of Atreyu, a young warrior who, with the help of a luck ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, light, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, dragon, adventure, mythology, good versus evil, magic, reading, escapades, evil force, gnome, imagination, danger ...
Time: 80s
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Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, disorder, rivalry, danger, supernatural, parents and children, fish out of water ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
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Heaven's Lost Property the Movie: The Angeloid of Clockwork (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sakurai Tomoki goes on a trip to a hot spring, and is soon up to his usual perverted antics. In addition, he's about to receive his first love confession! However, his desire to pass his days peacefully is challenged once again by another ...
Style: ecchi, entertaining, adult animation, light, humorous ...
Plot: wish fulfillment, teenager, high school, angel, teenage boy, teenage protagonist, love triangle, magical, fantasy world, wings
Place: japan
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Bruce Almighty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, 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: light, humorous, inspirational, witty, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: wish come true, god, miraculous event, chosen one, responsibility, supernatural ability, deal, supernatural power, god or devil, switching roles, redemption, divine intervention ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mount everest
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My Little Pony: Dancing in the Clouds (2004)
Genre: Animation, Short
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Twinkle Twirl has to choreograph a special dance for the Friendship Ball, and she's completely uninspired! She asks Sky Wishes to make an extra-special wish so that she can come up with a great idea. Little do the ponies know that a ...
Plot: wish fulfillment, magic, pony, anthropomorphism, rainbow, dancing, desire
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Holiday Switch (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A week before Christmas, Paula finds herself struggling with bills and life with her blue-collar husband Gary and her two daughters. When Nick, her high school boyfriend returns to town, a wealthy art gallery owner, Paula wonders if she made the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, light, captivating ...
Plot: christmas, introspection, road not taken, miraculous event, couples, wish fulfillment, time portal, another dimension, love, escapades, prom, body swapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Help for the Holidays (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Although she loves Christmas, Santa’s elf Christine (Summer Glau) wonders if there could be more to life than making toys in the North Pole. When Santa receives an emergency wish from a little boy in Los Angeles, he puts Christine on a special ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, light, feel good
Plot: christmas spirit, santa claus, christmas, elf, sibling relationship, christmas movie, wish fulfillment, magic, christmas tree, holiday season, holiday, nanny ...
Time: 2010s
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The Witch Affair (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The night of San Juan, Miguel murders his associate. Two elderly people are witness to the crime and predict that all of his dreams will come true thereafter. He will know the price he has to pay when he sees a black cat with a moon shaped mark on ...
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: murder, black cat, witchcraft, revenge, wish fulfillment, lottery winner, frame up, con artists, adultery, superstition, nudity (full frontal - brief), motorcycle ...
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Wishenpoof! (2014)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Bianca is just like any other little girl, except for one teensy little thing. Bianca has Wish Magic, so she can make wishes come true. Whether she's at home in Wish World, at the Willow Tree with her fairy friends, or at school with her ...
Style: educational, feel good, entertaining, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, young heroes, family, supernatural ability, friends, youth, wish fulfillment, magic, mother daughter relationship, computer animation, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Secret: Dare to Dream (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A widow with three children hires a handyman to fix her house during a major storm. When not doing home repairs, he shares his philosophy of believing in the power of the universe to deliver what we want.
Style: mind bending, romantic, funny, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: life, love of one's life, follow your dream, love story, love, following a dream, wish fulfillment, single mother, widow, life is a bitch, materialism, mystery ...
Place: nashville tennessee, new orleans
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Odnoklassniki.ru: The Magic Laptop (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In life of a talented copywriter Alex there comes a black strip. Everything he undertakes, comes to an end with a total failure, even the most good intentions turn into an accident. Only his best friend Dima and a dog Snoopy are nearby. Rescue comes ...
Style: light, funny, touching, inspirational, humorous ...
Plot: wish fulfillment, laptop, workplace, life philosophy, wish come true, creativity, new job, supernatural ability, lovesick, frustration, sarcasm, switching roles ...
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Fantasy Island (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A group of contest winners arrive at an island hotel to live out their dreams, only to find themselves trapped in nightmare scenarios.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspense, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: jungle, torture, danger, island, reality vs fantasy, wish come true, adaptation, unfaithful wife, deadly, hallucination, fear, escape attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
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Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The evil Djinn is back at again, this time wreaking havoc on the students of Illinois' Baxter University. His victim is a beautiful, innocent and studious teenage girl named Diana Collins who accidentally opened up the Djinn's tomb and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, supernatural, college, wish come true, slasher, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, college life, heroes, good versus evil, youth, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
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The Slurb (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: red hair, dream, redhead, wish fulfillment, jealousy, desire, father figure, chaos, umbrella, flying car, wet clothes, doppelganger ...
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13 Going on 30 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she's thirty. With a little magic, her wish is granted, but it turns out that being thirty isn't as always as awesome as she thought it would be!
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night, kids
Plot: romance, body swapping, true love, best friends in love, child as adult, youth, wish come true, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, fashion, desire, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1987, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: She has a loving family and best friends, laughs and cries from time to time... Madoka Kaname, an eighth grader of Mitakihara middle school, is one of those who lives such a life. One day, she had a very magical encounter. She doesn't know if ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, young heroes, school, magic, wizards and magicians, dark fantasy, surrealism, magical girl, desire, imaginary, friends, youth ...
Place: japan
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Dragon Ball Z: The World's Strongest (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The evil Dr. Kochin uses the dragon balls to resurrect his mentor, Dr. Wheelo, in an effort to take over the world. Dr. Wheelo, his body having been destroyed by the avalanche that killed him fifty years before, desires the body of the strongest ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, mad scientist, wish fulfillment, snow, scientist, desire, dragon, danger, adventure, master villain, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: future
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Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Wonder Woman comes into conflict with the Soviet Union during the Cold War in the 1980s and finds a formidable foe by the name of the Cheetah.
Style: intense, entertaining, suspense, emotional, twists and turns ...
Plot: superhero, greek mythology, wonder woman character, female protagonist, strong female lead, superhuman powers, girl power, hand to hand combat, princess, supernatural power, superheroine, courage ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: washington d.c., moscow russia, new york, london, cairo egypt
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Pinocchio (2012)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Luxembourg, France, Belgium
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Geppetto the carpenter carves the object of his hidden desires out of a log: a puppet that will keep him company and will be like a son to him. He will call him Pinocchio. Imagine his surprise when he discovers that the puppet moves, as if by magic, ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, entertaining, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, escapades, parents and children, young heroes, youth, pinocchio, puppet, education, transformation, fairy, carpenter, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe
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Godmothered (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young and unskilled fairy godmother that ventures out on her own to prove her worth by tracking down a young girl whose request for help was ignored. What she discovers is that the girl has now become a grown woman in need of something very ...
Style: light, humorous, romantic, feel good, sincere
Plot: christmas, fairy godmother, female protagonist, miraculous event, wish come true, naivete, young girl, making a wish, nothing goes right, outside help, wish fulfillment, goodhearted ...
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Juni Taisen: Zodiac War (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The 12th Twelve Tournament that gets held every twelve years - Twelve brave warriors who bear the names of the signs of the zodiac fight each other for the lives and souls. The participants are twelve very strange warriors: "Rat," ...
Style: futuristic, entertaining, light, visually appealing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mythology, supernatural, sword fight, martial arts, supernatural power, fight to the death, horoscope, warrior, super strength, death, danger, betrayal ...
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Aladdin and His Magic Lamp (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A young boy finds a magic lantern that contains a genie, and when he frees the genie he's granted three wishes. He uses the wishes to help the princess of Baghdad and her father fight off an evil sorcerer who's trying to take over the ...
Style: fairy tale, light, funny, romantic, entertaining ...
Plot: black magic, princess, magic, arabian nights, genie, rags to riches, friendship, treasure, heroes, aladdin, palace, happy ending ...
Place: middle east
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Maids (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five maids in São Paulo are observed in this episodic, impressionistic film. The women interact with each other, ride busses, work, and have longings: Rai for a husband, Créo for her lost daughter, Roxane for a career in modeling. Quitéria is ...
Plot: maid, social differences, social satire, everyday life, dream, following a dream, workplace, lifestyle change, women, longing, wish fulfillment, satire
Place: brazil, latin america, sao paulo brazil
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A Night of Horror Volume 1 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Whether you’re a fan of Sydney's iconic genre film festival A Night of Horror, or just a fan of the best and bloodiest in new horror cinema, you can’t afford to miss this fright-filled anthology. Zombies, demonic entities, self-surgery, ...
Style: anthology, suspenseful, weird, scary, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, australian, supernatural power, supernatural, demon, back from the dead, nightmare, deadly, violence, zombification, malice, revenge ...
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The Secret of the Magic Gourd (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Secret of the Magic Gourd follows the wondrous adventures of a young schoolboy named Wang Bao. When Wang Bao discovers a magical gourd that can instantly grant his every wish, the awkward child suddenly becomes a hero amongst his curious ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, hopes, family, friends, magical object, desire, little boy, adventure, friendship, escapades, rivalry, wish fulfillment ...
Place: china, asia
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Kazaam (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shaquille O'Neal as a rapping genie protects a little boy.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, intense, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: genie, mischievous children, family, wish come true, young heroes, friendship, youth, rivalry, supernatural ability, partners, misfit, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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