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, mountain, 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), Chilly Dogs (2001), The Incredible Journey (1963), The Sea Wolf (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: pre-teens, kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: dog, treasure, friendship, pets, human animal relationship, adventure, gold, survival, wilderness, daring rescue, unlikely friendships, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa, london, san francisco, california ...
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100%
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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: wilderness, canadian, adventurer, survival, escapades, young heroes, heroes, getting home, adventure, family, daring rescue, babies and infants ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, desert island, survival, friendship, isolation, adventure, shipwreck, destiny, danger, adventurer, cannibal, culture clash ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.5
 2K
Chilly Dogs (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
Country: Canada, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man must participate in the Iditarod dog race across Alaska to inherit property from his legendary grandfather, but ends up getting much more than he bargained for.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ambition, adventure, contests and competitions, sport, escapades, danger, animal life, friendship, rivalry, fish out of water, dog, dog sled ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: touching, uplifting, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, wilderness, adventure, cat, family, friendship, survival, on the road, getting home, obsessive quest, escapades, hopes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 760
The Sea Wolf (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
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: rough, bleak, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: heroes, escapades, adventure, cons and scams, rivalry, military, ghost, survival, ship, psychopath, battles, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.7
 16K
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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, animals, wilderness, survival, friendship, animal life, family, youth, on the run, rescue, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, paleontologist, adventurer, escapades, inventions and discoveries, treasure hunt, race against time, hunter, rivalry, prehistoric creature, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.1
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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: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, adventure, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, heroes, teaching the ways of the world, adventurer, forces of nature, treasure hunt, youth, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 685
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, survival, danger, daring rescue, family relations, adventure, family in danger, family life, isolation, estrangement, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, unusual plot structure, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, wilderness, family, friendship, survival, save the day, rivalry, pets, animal life, danger, treasure hunt, anti hero ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1890s, 80s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: exciting, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, wilderness, isolation, danger, youth, self discovery, dangerous animal, adventure, bear, survivor, boy, animal life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 164
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, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: heroes, adventure, family, escapades, chases and races, train, treasure hunt, danger, family life, friendship, on the run, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, dog, rescue, vengeance, danger, rivalry, friendship, old west, wilderness, animal life, friends, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, gloomy, suspenseful, captivating, uplifting ...
Plot: starvation, survival, wilderness, pets, adventure, escapades, chases and races, forces of nature, disorder, human spirit, confined, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wilderness, danger, fish out of water, on the run, escapades, family, adventure, heroes, misfit, mistaken identity, survival, animal life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 127
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, exciting, atmospheric, semi serious
Plot: wilderness, heroes, escapades, adventure, danger, clergy, graphic violence, survival, society, friends, dog, socialist ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century
Place: england, alaska, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: uplifting, realistic, contemplative, touching, serious ...
Plot: wilderness, inuit, adventure, mountain, mouse, dog sled, snow, arctic, wolf, survival, biologist, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: alaska, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, misfit, heroes, escapades, family life, teenage life, animal life, friends, rescue, adventure, family, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
 1K
Antarctica (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Two Japanese scientists, Ushioda and Ochi, develop a bond with their sled dogs while on an expedition in Antarctica.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, expedition, daring rescue, pets, human spirit, animal life, danger, wilderness, hopes, heroes, forces of nature, escapades ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: antarctica, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: semi serious, emotional, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, heroes, orphan, adventurer, adoption, family life, pets, animal life, danger, youth, aging, family ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
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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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: native american white relationships, wilderness, kidnapping, danger, getting home, escapades, friends, pets, animal life, rivalry, treasure hunt, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, realistic, serious, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, survival, kidnapping, wilderness, captivity, danger, americana, culture clash, colonialism, society, missing person, crimes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: sentimental, touching, feel good, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, mountain, family relations, nature, daring rescue, adventure, small town life, animal life, family life, survival, family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 1K
The Aviator (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 1920s mail pilot and a rich man's daughter crash-land on a mountain full of hungry wolves.
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, inspirational, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: wilderness, survival, rescue, human spirit, adventure, daring rescue, forces of nature, danger, opposites attract, isolation, against the odds, save the day ...
Time: 1920s, 80s, year 1918, 70s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, pets, rescue, adventure, friendship, dog, teenage life, youth, danger, young heroes, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: surreal, serious
Plot: wilderness, orphan, tragedy, isolation, human nature, heroes, adventure, young heroes, escapades, youth, culture clash, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, cave, wolf, adventure, heroes, forces of nature, family, friendship, animal life, family life, escapades, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Remake of the popular Disney classic, this time featuring some well known voices as two dogs and a cat trek across America encountering all sorts of adventures in the quest to be reunited with their owners.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: dog, cat, adventure, friendship, wilderness, pets, talking animals, fish out of water, journey, survival, family, disney ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: desert, horse, friendship, human animal relationship, survival, young heroes, rescue, adventure, mischievous children, family relations, wilderness, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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