Movies like Call of the Wild 1992

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Call of the Wild (1992)
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Call of the Wild (1992)
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, dog, survival, adventure, friendship, treasure hunt, family, heroes, friends, contests and competitions, inventions and discoveries, pets, adventurer, danger, animal life, escapades, rivalry, daring rescue, gold, dog movie, based on a novel
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, england, london, canada

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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, exciting, realistic and touching films with plots about adventure, danger, escapades, survival, wilderness, heroes and family mostly in Adventure, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Call of the Wild: White Fang (1991), Robinson Crusoe (1997), The Incredible Journey (1963), Max Is Missing (1995), The Bear (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, canadian, orphan, danger, friends, getting home, babies and infants, adventurer, pets, defiant, animal life, treasure hunt ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 18K
White Fang (1991)
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, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, pets, treasure, adventure, gold, survival, human animal relationship, wilderness, daring rescue, adventurer, trap ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, mine, usa, london, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Robinson Crusoe (1997)
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, baroque
Plot: island, survival, friendship, adventure, isolation, desert island, sea disaster, destiny, danger, adventurer, cannibal, culture clash ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Incredible Journey (1963)
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: realistic, uplifting, exciting, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dog, wilderness, adventure, cat, family, friendship, getting home, friends, pets, animal life, on the road, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.4
 156
Max Is Missing (1995)
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friends, treasure hunt, danger, family, chases and races, heroes, escapades, adventure, train, family life, friendship, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf (1994)
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, humorous, semi serious, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, wilderness, family, friendship, survival, daring rescue, save the day, young heroes, anti heroes, friends, family relations, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1890s, 19th century, 80s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.7
 15K
The Bear (1988)
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, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, wilderness, survival, animals, friendship, animal life, family, on the run, rescue, youth, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.2
 732
The Sea Wolf (1993)
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: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious, rough
Plot: military, tough heroes, ocean or sea, battles, cause and meaning, friends, ratings, obsession, ship, rivalry, survival, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 649
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: island, pirate, daring rescue, survival, danger, adventure, family, ocean or sea, family relations, friends, isolation, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 850
Savage Sam (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Travis, Arliss, and Lisbeth are captured by Apaches while Old Yeller's son, Sam, tracks their trail.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, wilderness, danger, native american white relationships, treasure hunt, americana, pets, animal life, rivalry, confined, family, getting home ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dinosaur Hunter (2000)
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, suspenseful, tense, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, paleontologist, adventurer, inventions and discoveries, escapades, race against time, treasure hunt, hunter, rivalry, siblings relations, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Cry in the Wild (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 13-year-old Brian is the sole survivor of an unreported plane crash. Alone in the Yukon wilderness, Brian must learn to survive by his wits, find food and shelter, and brave wild, hungry animals until or if he is found.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, wilderness, adventure, dangerous animal, self discovery, danger, youth, isolation, survivor, boy, bear, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 588
White Fang (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The wolf dog, White Fang, aids a reporter, a fur trapper, a nun, a young Eskimo boy and his father of ridding a gold mining town of a sleazy crime lord in 1896 Yukon, Canada.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: small town, youth, danger, animal life, treasure hunt, wounded animal, friends, animal training, forces of nature, heroes, adventure, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Napoleon and Samantha (1972)
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: feel good, touching, semi serious, emotional
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, hopes, in the woods, family relations, friends, youth, danger, friendship, family, heroes, getting home ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild (1996)
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: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: misfit, wilderness, heroes, adventure, teenage life, survival, adventurer, rescue, escapades, family, family life, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
To Brave Alaska (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young couple and their dog struggle to survive in Alaska.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, uplifting, gloomy ...
Plot: starvation, wilderness, survival, pets, chases and races, confined, human spirit, isolation, danger, disorder, forces of nature, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
White Fang to the Rescue (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set at the end of the 19th century in Canada's gold rush Klondike area, wolf-dog White Fang teams up with a prospector when his master is killed. Together they try to avenge his death.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: kidnapping, dog, crimes, friends, animal life, rivalry, friendship, heroes, adventure, escapades, vengeance, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 113
Klondike Fever (1980)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: This movie chronicles Jack London's epic journey from San Francisco to the Klondike gold fields in 1898.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, semi serious, exciting
Plot: escapades, adventure, survival, wilderness, society, friends, danger, clergy, heroes, gold rush, card playing, dog ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century
Place: england, alaska, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
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: emotional, touching, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: survival, wilderness, rescue, adventure, pets, friendship, dog, young heroes, teenage life, danger, youth, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Never Cry Wolf (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film dramatizes the true story of Farley Mowat, when he was sent to the Canadian tundra area to collect evidence of the grievous harm the wolf population was allegedly doing to the caribou herds. In his struggle to survive in that difficult ...
Style: serious, uplifting, touching, realistic, scenic ...
Plot: wilderness, inuit, adventure, mouse, arctic, snow, wolf, biologist, dog sled, survival, rescue, adventurer ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: alaska, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 367
Silver Wolf (1999)
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: uplifting, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: survival, teenage life, human spirit, adventure, friendship, wilderness, danger, pets, daring rescue, family relations, animal life, snowboarding ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Earthling (1980)
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: orphan, wilderness, tragedy, boy, culture clash, adventurer, escapades, adventure, young heroes, heroes, human nature, youth ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Flight of the Grey Wolf (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A youth (Russ Hanson) attempts to re-introduce a domesticated wolf to the wild.
Style: captivating, serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wilderness, heroes, animal life, misfit, danger, survival, on the run, fish out of water, mistaken identity, escapades, adventure, family ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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White Wolves: A Cry in the Wild II (1993)
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: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, wolf, cave, forces of nature, heroes, family, escapades, danger, youth, friends, teenage life, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
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: realistic, feel good, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, nature, daring rescue, animal life, family life, small town life, family relations, escapades, adventure, family, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
 2K
Flipper (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many kids might say their best friend is a puppy or a pony. But for 12-year-old Sandy, the most special pet of all is the exuberant dolphin he rescues and who returns the favor by rescuing Sandy from sharks.The dolphin named Flipper first swam into ...
Style: touching, exciting, feel good, melancholic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, animal life, friendship, young heroes, youth, danger, teenage life, pets, healing power, father son relationship, dolphins ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Follow the River (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mary Ingles is pregnant when she and her two sons are captured from their homestead in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains by Shawnee Indians. Her husband, Will, narrowly escapes death during the attack. Impressed by her grace under the pressure of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, survival, kidnapping, wilderness, americana, captivity, danger, culture clash, colonialism, escapades, adventure, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 2K
The Red Tent (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
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, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: survival, leadership, daring rescue, forces of nature, heroes, disgraced, adventurer, danger, isolation, wilderness, ghost, adventure ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Lassie's Great Adventure (1963)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While in Canada Timmy and Lassie encounter a downed hot air ballonist. By accident they end up in the balloon which takes them into the wilderness. The young boy and his dog must find a way to survive even fending off a wild pig.
Style: serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: rescue, dog, family, escapades, hopes, adventure, getting home, heroes, wilderness, danger, animal life, pets ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Young Black Stallion (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 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: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: desert, friendship, horse, getting home, family, adventure, mischievous children, siblings relations, dealing with death, orphan, rescue, wilderness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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