Most Popular Based On Folk Tale Movies and TV Shows
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2. Love Hina (2000– )
TV-14 | 544 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama
When Keitaro was a child, he was friends with a little girl. When the girl had to move away, the two made a promise to meet each other at Tokyo University when they grew up. Years later, ... See full summary »
3. Shaolin Temple (1982)
Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Drama
A young man, hounded by a psychopathic general, learns martial arts at the Shaolin temple to avenge his father's death. To achieve this he forgoes a budding romance with his kungfu master's daughter, a shepherdess.
4. Strigoi (2009)
Not Rated | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
When the villagers killed Constantin Tirescu, they thought it was justice. Vlad Cozma thinks it was murder. Now Constantin thinks pickles might go nice with blood.
5. The Girl Without Hands (2016)
76 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy
In hard times, a miller sells his daughter to the Devil. Protected by her purity, she escapes but is deprived of her hands. Walking away from her family, she encounters the goddess of water... See full summary »
Votes: 1,022 | Gross: $0.02M
7. The Story of the Fox (1937)
63 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When Renard the Fox's mischievous pranks go too far, King Lion is forced to attempt to bring the trickster to justice.
8. The Stone Flower (1946)
89 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
Obsessed with perfecting his craft, young gemcutter Danilo visits the mystical Copper Mountain to uncover the secret behind its infamous attraction - the Stone Flower, a stone carving so captivating that no one can leave after seeing it.
9. Ilya and the Robber (2007)
80 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
Ilya Muromets has to rescue his trusty horse Burushka and Kiev treasury from the greedy hands of famous bandit, Solovey-Razboynik.
10. Keloglan (1971)
90 min | Comedy, Fantasy
Keloglan (Bald Boy) is a poor villager, one day he learns the Sultan's Daughter is sick and can't wake up since a long time and the Sultan gave a word he will marry his daughter with ... See full summary »
14. Tiyanaks (2007)
93 min | Action, Horror, Thriller
Against the advice of a concerned mythology professor, a group of school friends decide to take an out of town trip during the holy week. When they first leave on their vacation, Shiela, ... See full summary »
19. The Imp (1981)
75 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical
Nukitsamees (English title: Bumpy) is a family musical which somewhat echoes the fairy tale of Hansel and Gretel. A brother and sister called Kusti and Iti get lost in a forest while ... See full summary »
21. Kirikou (2001 Video Game)
Animation, Action, Adventure
3D platformer based on the animated film Kirikou and the Sorceress (1998) about a young West African child hero Kirikou who must reach, outsmart and defeat the evil witch Karaba, who brought drought and famine to the land.
Director: Jean-Marie Nazaret
23. Ferhat and Sirin (1966)
Drama, Fantasy, Romance
After plenty of struggles and countless traps of his enemies, a blacksmith still finds faith in his forbidden love to whom he gifted a fine-made jewelry that holds a sacred relic to build a tunnel inside a glorious mountain to reach her.
29. Zolotye kolosya (1958)
20 min | Animation, Short, Family
Pined Poor orphans, Yanka and Olesya, pined their field. They wanted to start sowing, but the Miller came and took all their wealth from them - a basket of selected grain. He wanted to take... See full summary »
31. U strakha glaza veliki (1946)
11 min | Animation, Short, Family
A sly fox meets in the forest an unprecedented beast, an ordinary cat. The fox invites the cat to visit and announces that the governor is visiting her and requires gifts from the animals.
40. Teremok (1945)
25 min | Animation, Short, Family
The animation film is made on Samuil Marshak's adaptation of Russian folk tale "Teremok"
Gora samotsvetov (2005– )
The Gifts of the Black Raven
12 min | Animation
Gocha is always cheerful and welcoming to his friends. It's a pity that he sometimes has nothing to offer. Once, his visitors turned out to be birds with their King Raven. The host decides to do his best to please his guests.
Gora samotsvetov (2005– )
The Hotan Carpet Tale
12 min | Animation
A proverb says that it's easier to gather sand with a needle than to weave a carpet. A Hotan carpet tells an epic tale in which the carpet itself is the motif - a legend of the predators ... See full summary »