Movies like A Bug's Life

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A Bug's Life (1998)
 7.2
 250K
A Bug's Life (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On behalf of "oppressed bugs everywhere," an inventive ant named Flik hires a troupe of warrior bugs to defend his bustling colony from a horde of freeloading grasshoppers led by the evil-minded Hopper.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, witty, exciting, stylized, semi serious, clever, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, ant, misfit, villain, deception, teamwork, danger, adventure, fight, exile, threat, individualism, invention, rescue, exploit, rivalry, fish out of water, circus, injury, grass, toys, family, princess, queen ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: texas

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Most similar movies to A Bug's Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, clever, feel good and semi serious films with plots about adventure, family, friendship, friends, storytelling, kids and family and runaway mostly in Family, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like A Bug's Life: Antz (1998), Bee Movie (2007), Monsters, Inc. (2001), The Ant Bully (2006), Toy Story (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 140K
Antz (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this animated hit, a neurotic worker ant in love with a rebellious princess rises to unlikely stardom when he switches places with a soldier. Signing up to march in a parade, he ends up under the command of a bloodthirsty general. But he's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, light, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fighting the system, queen, rebellion, misfit, worker, soldier, princess, ant, adventure, heroism, anti conformity, invasion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 130K
Bee Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, lawsuit, individualism, unlikely friendships, talking animals, beehive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 752K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, sweet, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, monster, adventure, fear, rivalry, imaginary, invisibility, kidnapping, villain, fish out of water, odd couple, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 35K
The Ant Bully (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fed up with being targeted by the neighborhood bully, 10-year-old Lucas Nickle vents his frustrations on the anthill in his front yard ... until the insects shrink him to the size of a bug with a magic elixir. Convicted of "crimes against the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: ant, friendship, rescue, shrinking, bully, adventure, family, self discovery, children, vengeance, siblings relations, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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exile movies
305
threat movies
811
 8.3
 812K
Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, humorous, exciting, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: toys, friendship, adventure, friends, rivalry, jealousy, rescue, teamwork, family, dinosaur, foe turned friend, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 177K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bolt is the star of the biggest show in Hollywood. The only problem is, he thinks it's real. After he's accidentally shipped to New York City and separated from Penny, his beloved co-star and owner, Bolt must harness all his "super ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, touching, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dog, disney, human animal relationship, friendship, family, cat, fish out of water, pets, unlikely partners, getting home, hamster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, missouri, ohio, illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 387K
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero, but transforming the unsleek slacker into a brave warrior won't be easy. It's up to Master ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, inspirational, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: mentor, chosen one, adventure, kung fu, martial arts, goofy hero, panda, tiger, monkey, transformation, talking animals, warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 484K
Toy Story 2 (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Andy heads off to Cowboy Camp, leaving his toys to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector named Al McWhiggen, owner of Al's Toy Barn kidnaps Woody. Andy's toys mount a daring rescue mission, Buzz ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, clever ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, collector, teamwork, greed, toys, theft, escape, villain, airplane, toy comes to life, objects come to life, adventure ...
Time: 1990s
Place: mine, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.2
 143K
Cars 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: car race, friendship, car chase, adventure, undercover, fish out of water, best friend, friends, family, championship, secret agents, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, japan, paris france, france, atlantic ocean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 19K
Valiant (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Set in 1944, Valiant is a woodland pigeon who wants to become a great hero someday. When he hears they are hiring recruits for the Royal Homing Pigeon Service, he immediately sets out for London. On the way, he meets a smelly but friendly pigeon ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, heroic mission, hopes, human spirit, against the odds, danger, escapades, war, rescue, animal, birds ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: england, france, london, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 22K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, zoo, jungle, fish out of water, survival, rescue, lion, family, disney, friendship, danger, animal life ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.5
 409K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, friendship, ice, family, caveman, creature, life risking, bonding, odd couple, squirrel, iceberg ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 20K
Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, funny, not serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, talking animals, forest, teaching the ways of the world, getting home, odd couple, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, colourful, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: adventure, jungle, friendship, determination, elephant, rescue, family, friends, fantasy world, save the day, goofy hero, heroic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.2
 860K
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, exciting, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, follow your dream, friendship, family, loneliness, dreams, journey, friends, dog, obsessive quest, aging, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 51K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, steampunk, good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, family, young heroes, danger, escapades, disorder, fish out of water, prejudice ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, rescue, wish come true, siblings relations, imaginary, disorder, animal life, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: escapades, mischievous children, contests and competitions, parents and children, adventure, heroes, friends, family relations, best friends, island, danger, fish out of water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, time travel, escapades, young heroes, animal life, disorder, rescue, prehistoric creature, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 8K
Tarzan 2 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, tarzan, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, family, good versus evil, survival, danger, self discovery, rescue, orphan ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1890s, 19th century, turn of the century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 54K
The Rescuers (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: What can two little mice possibly do to save an orphan girl who's fallen into evil hands? With a little cooperation and faith in oneself, anything is possible! As members of the mouse-run International Rescue Aid Society, Bernard and Miss ...
Style: light, touching, feel good, semi serious, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mouse, rescue, adventure, friendship, kidnapping, heroes, mole, rescue mission, on the run, chase, disney, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 88K
Brother Bear (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an impulsive boy named Kenai is magically transformed into a bear, he must literally walk in another's footsteps until he learns some valuable life lessons. His courageous and often zany journey introduces him to a forest full of wildlife, ...
Style: touching, humorous, fairy tale, inspirational, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, redemption, human becomes animal, family, transformation, self discovery, brother brother relationship, animals, self sacrifice, survival, disney ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 1890s
Place: alaska, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, jungle, family, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, friends, misfit, imaginary, heroes, heroic mission, young heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The Rugrats are back! There's Tommy the brave one, Chuckie the timid one, Phil and Lil the odd couple, Dil, and spoiled brat Angelica. This time they're wreaking havoc in Paris, France, where Tommy's dad Stu is summoned after yet ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adventure, chase, family, mischievous children, babies and infants, single parent, fish out of water, friendship, rescue, heroes, goofy hero, family relations ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, airplane, adventure, friends, firefighter, danger, friendship, aviation, love, disney, national park, underdog ...
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to return to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, toy, adventure, friendship, family, imaginary, getting home, danger, talking animals, good versus evil, kids and family, heroes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 219K
Rango (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: desert, sheriff, adventure, friendship, cowboy, gunfight, identity crisis, duel, heroic mission, mayor, robbery, chase ...
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: emperor, disney, adventure, friendship, llama, change of heart, family, good versus evil, partners, rescue, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century
Place: latin america, south america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, mouse, skyscraper, family, bird, falcon, adventure, daring rescue, heroic mission, heroes, couple relations, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Monsters University (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Style: light, feel good, funny, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: university, friendship, college, teamwork, odd couple, disney, monster, student life, bully, underdog, competition, teachers and students ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, 2000s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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