Movies like Call of the Wild 1992

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Call of the Wild
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy heads off to the Yukon after hearing tales about the Gold Rush, and he forms an unwavering friendship with a heroic Alsatian dog called Buck.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventurer, adventure, daring rescue, survival, wilderness, treasure hunt, family, danger, escapades, heroes, pets, contests and competitions, friendship, inventions and discoveries, animal life, rivalry, friends, based on a novel, dog movie, gold, dog
Time: 90s
Place: canada, england, london
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The Bear
Adventure, Family, Drama
France, USA
96 min.
 7.7
Huckleberry Finn and His Friends
Adventure, Drama
Canada, West Germany
60 min.
 8.2
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Most similar movies to Call of the Wild

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and touching films with plots about danger, adventure, escapades, heroes, family, friends and survival mostly in Adventure, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Call of the Wild: White Fang (1991), Max Is Missing (1995), The Dinosaur Hunter (2000), Stranded (2002), Silver Wolf (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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White Fang
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, friendship, pets, daring rescue, unlikely friendships, human animal relationship, adventure, survival, adventurer, treasure, wilderness, family ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa, london, san francisco, california ...
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System:   95%
    User:   82%
 
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A family film about Nikki, a half-wolf, half-dog raised in the Yukon during the gold rush era. After being separated from her master, Nikki must fend for herself amidst bears, the harsh Yukon weather, and a trapper who wants her skin.
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, adventure, adventurer, young heroes, family, daring rescue, survival, treasure hunt, forces of nature, canadian, danger, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   100%
 
 6.5
 152
Max Is Missing
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A boy and his dad take a trip to Peru, but when they are accidentally separated he is given a mysterious mask that makes him a target for ruthless tomb raiders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, train, adventure, on the run, treasure hunt, friendship, family, escapades, family life, chases and races, friends, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   75%
 
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The Dinosaur Hunter
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 13-year-old girl and her older brother live on a farm where paleontologists search for fossils.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventurer, adventure, family, race against time, farm, small town, chases and races, escapades, young heroes, treasure hunt, dinosaur, paleontologist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   82%
 
 6.5
 607
Stranded
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, daring rescue, adventure, wilderness, survival, ocean or sea, family, family in danger, isolation, family life, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   73%
 
 6.3
 361
Silver Wolf
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A ranger (Michael Biehn) and his 16 year old nephew (Shane Meier) struggle to save a wolf from a rancher (Roy Scheider), who is out to kill it.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, daring rescue, adventure, danger, escapades, dangerous animal, family, pets, dealing with death, survival, human spirit, friendship ...
Time: 90s
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System:   68%
    User:   80%
 
 6.3
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The Sea Wolf
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack London's brutal Wolf Larson brings a shipwrecked aristocrat and a con woman aboard his doomed ship, the Ghost.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: adventure, danger, ship, escapades, ghost, ocean or sea, survival, obsession, cons and scams, cause and meaning, psychopath, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   53%
 
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 798
Savage Sam
Genre: Western, Family, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Travis, Arliss, and Lisbeth are captured by Apaches while Old Yeller's son, Sam, tracks their trail.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, adventure, daring rescue, getting home, treasure hunt, danger, family, escapades, kidnapping, heroes, pets, reincarnation ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   67%
 
Captains Courageous
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Harvey Cheyne, Jr., second richest person in the world, orphaned and spoiled rotten, encounters a cigar and the sea on his way to England for boarding school. Seasick, over the rail for real, rescued by Dan Troop of a Gloucester fishing sailboat. ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventurer, adventure, mischievous children, family, school, pirate, ship, ocean or sea, young heroes, coming of age, friendship, sailing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   66%
 
 7.7
 15K
The Bear
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, breathtaking ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, survival, adventure, family, hunting, nature, dangerous animal, animals, humanity, on the run, childhood, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, antarctica, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   59%
 
Napoleon and Samantha
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young children, who, rather than part with an old pet lion who was once a circus performer, go on a perilous mountain trek to stay with a recluse friend.
Style: semi serious, emotional, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, wilderness, adventurer, in the woods, young heroes, family, getting home, adoption, family life, danger, escapades, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
Flipper's New Adventure
Genre: Family, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While widowed Porter Ricks is away at school learning to be a park ranger, his teen-aged son, Sandy, under adult supervision from a neighbor, remains at the family home in the Florida Keys with his pet dolphin, Flipper. While Po (as Porter is called ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: beach, island, adventure, pirate, young heroes, family, daring rescue, save the day, friendship, ocean or sea, family in danger, boy ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   52%
 
White Wolves: A Cry in the Wild II
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A two-week trek through the Cascade Mountains tries the survival instincts of five adventurous teenagers. At first, it's all a good time. Shooting the rapids, exploring caves and making new friends. But when an accident occurs, Mother Nature ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventurer, adventure, survival, wilderness, family, treasure hunt, friendship, forces of nature, teenage life, wolf, cave, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   51%
 
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White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy and his dog, White Fang, must try to save the noble Haida tribe from evil white men in turn-of-the-century Alaska.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, survival, dog, indians, native americans, anti heroes, pets, wilderness, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   55%
 
The Young Black Stallion
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When courageous young Neera becomes separated from her family in the desert, she chances upon a wild colt. Together they find friendship, trust, and their way back home only to discover her family is about to lose everything!
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: desert, mischievous children, family, wilderness, adventure, young heroes, friendship, getting home, horse, rescue, survival, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
The Incredible Journey
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of three pets, a cat and two dogs, who lose their owners when they are all on vacation. Can they find their way home?
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, family, wilderness, dog, friendship, animals, on the road, pets, disney, kids and family, getting home, children ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a plea-bargain to clear their school records, a group of misfit teens ventures into the majestic but unforgiving wilderness to help a young naturalist save the vanishing wolves. After they encountered unexpected incident, they are aided by the ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, survival, wilderness, teenage life, family, animal life, family life, danger, escapades, misfit, adventurer, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   59%
 
A Bear Named Winnie
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a Canadian soldier, enroute to World War I from Winnipeg, who adopts an orphaned bear cub at White River Ontario. It is namned Winnie (for Winnipeg) and eventually ends up at the London Zoo where it became the inspiration ...
Style: touching, serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: babies and infants, best friends, war, mischievous children, family, soldier, adventure, young heroes, getting home, friendship, survival, human spirit ...
Time: 1910s
Place: canada, england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
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The Red Tent
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Torn by personal guilt Italian General Umberto Nobile reminisces about his 1928 failed Arctic expedition aboard the airship Italia.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, wilderness, daring rescue, survival, forces of nature, danger, escapades, leadership, heroes, ghost, getting home ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
Robinson Crusoe
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean storm wrecks his ship and leaves him stranded by himself on an uncharted island. Left to fend for himself, Crusoe seeks out a tentative survival ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, baroque
Plot: island, friendship, survival, adventure, interracial relations, isolation, confined, danger, culture clash, cannibal, escapades, adventurer ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   67%
 
The Littlest Horse Thieves
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When the owner of a Yorkshire coal-mine decides to mechanize to increase profits, the mine's pit ponies are scheduled to be destroyed. So, three children plan to steal them to keep them safe. But when they're caught, it's up to the ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, exciting, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, daring rescue, family, friendship, child as adult, fighting the system, heroes, youth, anti heroes, rebelliousness, animal life ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   36%
 
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Running Free
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, History, War
Country: USA, France, South Africa
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The tale of the extraordinary life and times of Lucky, a horse that was born in captivity but achieves his dream of running free with the help of a stableboy.
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, adventurer, desert, adoption, ship, family life, escapades, family, family relations, orphan, friends, survival ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
The Adventures of the Wilderness Family
Genre: Family, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a modern family bored with the hassles of the city life in Los Angeles. They head for the wilderness never to return.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, adventure, family life, danger, small town, family relations, family, daring rescue, survival, siblings relations, nature, bear ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   42%
 
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The Earthling
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Patrick Foley has been on the move all his live. Tired of drifting, he wants to spend his last days in an isolated Australian valley where he grew up. On his difficult journey he meets Shawn, a little desperate city-boy whose parents were killed in ...
Style: serious, surreal
Plot: adventurer, adventure, wilderness, young heroes, survival, human nature, culture clash, orphan, isolation, boy, tragedy, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's ...
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, melancholic, harsh ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, wilderness, survival, adoption, dog, boat, island, young heroes, kids and family, daring rescue, children ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
 7.3
 55K
Eight Below
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the Antarctic, after an expedition with Dr. Davis McClaren, the sled dog trainer Jerry Shepherd has to leave the polar base with his colleagues due to the proximity of a heavy snow storm. He ties his dogs to be rescued after, but the mission is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick
Plot: survival, adventure, family, wilderness, dog, daring rescue, expedition, pilot, beautiful scenery, natural disaster, animals, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: antarctica, canada, washington d.c., pasadena california, new zealand ...
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System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
 6.1
 1K
Marco Polo
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Assigned to accompany two priests on a mission to convert the court of Kublai Khan to Christianity, Marco Polo is abandoned in the mountains when the priests, doubting the very existence of China, turn back. Polo eventually pushes bravely forth ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, epic, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: adventurer, adventure, leadership, survival, vengeance, heroic mission, political unrest, escapades, heroes, battles, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   33%
 
 7.5
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Ivanhoe
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: This grand six-part adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's rousing adventure of the Middle Ages tells the epic tale of the idealistic young knight Ivanhoe (Steven Waddington) and his battle against the evil Templar Bois-Guilbert (Ciarán Hinds. ...
Style: exciting, serious, epic, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: adventure, adventurer, folk hero, palaces castles and temples, master warrior, romance, daring rescue, righting the wronged, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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System:   37%
    User:   36%
 

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Living Free
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Elsa's three mischievious cubs begin wreaking havok on the nearby villages, Joy and her husband are forced to move them hundreds of miles to a game preserve.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, getting home, family life, family, escapades, pets, animal life, lion, danger, heroes, hopes ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, kenya
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System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After young Kirra (Bindi Irwin) leaves her Australian home to summer with her grandfather (Beau Bridges) in South Africa, she soon discovers a baby orca stranded in the lagoon near her grandfather’s rundown seaside amusement park. She names the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, uplifting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, young heroes, rescue, adventure, ocean or sea, friendship, theme park, animal life, youth, friends, animal rescue, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   38%
 
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