Movies like A Bug's Life

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A Bug's Life (1998)
 7.2
 259K
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, feel good, touching, witty, exciting, stylized, semi serious, sweet, clever, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, misfit, villain, deception, teamwork, danger, adventure, fight, exile, threat, individualism, ant, rescue, exploit, computer animation, rivalry, fish out of water, invention, circus, talking animals, heroes, injury, grass, toys ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 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, sweet, feel good and semi serious films with plots about friendship, family, adventure, talking animals, danger, friends and dialogue mostly in Animation, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like A Bug's Life: Antz (1998), Bee Movie (2007), The Ant Bully (2006), Monsters, Inc. (2001), Toy Story (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 143K
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, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: fighting the system, heroes, princess, queen, misfit, rebellion, worker, soldier, ant, adventure, friends, computer animation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 136K
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, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, computer animation, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, anthropomorphic animal, lawsuit, individualism, unlikely friendships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 36K
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, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: ant, friendship, rescue, bully, shrinking, adventure, family, self discovery, children, vengeance, computer animation, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 785K
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: sweet, feel good, funny, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: monster, friendship, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, fear, creature, friends, invisibility, kidnapping, villain, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.3
 853K
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, exciting, humorous, stylized, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: toys, friendship, adventure, friends, jealousy, rescue, teamwork, rivalry, family, foe turned friend, computer animation, cowboy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.5
 404K
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: feel good, humorous, entertaining, intense, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: mentor, chosen one, adventure, kung fu, talking animals, goofy hero, martial arts, master warrior, tiger, panda, transformation, warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 109K
Flushed Away (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: London high-society mouse, Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets the resourceful Rita, the rodent-hating Toad and his faithful thugs, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: boat, frog, getting home, talking animals, friendship, heroic mission, disorder, fish out of water, rivalry, lifestyle change, escapades, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2006
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 20K
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, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, hopes, heroic mission, human spirit, danger, escapades, against the odds, world war two, war, animals, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: england, london, france, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 508K
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, cult film, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, toys, collector, teamwork, computer animation, greed, escape, heroes, villain, theft, toy comes to life, airplane ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 23K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 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, captivating, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, lion, zoo, jungle, fish out of water, survival, rescue, family, talking animals, disney, friendship, animal life ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.5
 426K
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: touching, humorous, not serious, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, talking animals, unlikely friendships, friendship, caveman, ice, family, creature, life risking, bonding, odd couple ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 21K
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, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, talking animals, forest, teaching the ways of the world, getting home, disorder, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: odd couple, adventure, friendship, animal life, mischievous children, buddies, pets, danger, best friends, fish out of water, rescue, cartoon dog ...
⇓ 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, light, colourful, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, toddlers
Plot: adventure, jungle, talking animals, friendship, determination, elephant, rescue, fantasy world, family, friends, goofy hero, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.2
 899K
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, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, follow your dream, loneliness, family, friendship, dog, journey, friends, unlikely friendships, wilderness, obsessive quest, dreams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, south america, venezuela, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, feel good, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: toys, christmas, toy, adventure, friendship, family, imaginary, getting home, danger, talking animals, computer animation, good versus evil ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 53K
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: fantasy world, steampunk, adventure, family, good versus evil, friendship, young heroes, fish out of water, disorder, danger, escapades, troll ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 56K
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: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: mouse, rescue, adventure, friendship, kidnapping, heroes, mole, on the run, talking animals, chase, disney, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
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, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, friendship, time travel, animal life, disorder, escapades, young heroes, rescue, prehistoric creature, danger, talking animals ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 184K
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, sweet, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, adventure, disney, human animal relationship, friendship, family, cat, hamster, pets, talking animals, unlikely partners, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ohio, missouri, las vegas, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers, teens ...
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, imaginary, siblings relations, wish come true, rescue, danger, young heroes, mischievous children ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 93K
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, girls' night
Plot: friendship, adventure, talking animals, human becomes animal, redemption, family, grizzly bear, disney, transformation, self discovery, brother brother relationship, hunting ...
Time: prehistory, 1890s, prehistoric times
Place: alaska, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night
Plot: lion, jungle, family, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, friends, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, mischievous children, goofy hero ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 11K
Space Chimps (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three chimps are sent into space to explore the possibility of alien life when an unmanned space shuttle crash lands on an uncharted planet.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, exciting, toilet humor ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: space travel, chimpanzee, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, friendship, fish out of water, daring rescue, nasa, escapades, race against time, danger ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 9K
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: tarzan, jungle, adventure, mischievous children, family, young heroes, good versus evil, survival, self discovery, danger, orphan, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, turn of the century, 20th century, 1890s
⇓ 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, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: firefighter, disney, rescue, airplane, adventure, friends, friendship, danger, aviation, love, national park, anthropomorphism ...
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 244K
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: martial arts, adventure, talking animals, mentor, master warrior, danger, goofy hero, family, mission, hopes, chosen one, villain ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.1
 917K
Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, family, shark, rescue, missing child, odd couple, fish, father son relationship, underwater, courage, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
Piglet's Big Movie (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the gang from the Hundred Acre Wood begin a honey harvest, young Piglet is excluded and told that he is too small to help. Feeling inferior, Piglet disappears and his pals Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, Roo and Winnie the Pooh must use Piglet's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, danger, buddies, rescue, talking animals, family, getting home, heroes, love and romance, gang, map ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Best friends Tod, a fox kit, and Copper, a hound puppy, visit a country fair when they see a band of dogs called "The Singin' Strays". The band has five members: Dixie, Cash, Granny Rose, and twin brothers Waylon and Floyd. It is ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, animal life, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, escapades, family, best friends, music band, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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