Movies like Cars 2

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Cars 2 (2011)
 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, clever, melancholic
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: car race, friendship, car chase, adventure, undercover, fish out of water, best friend, friends, family, heroes, contests and competitions, secret agents, ambition, top secret, championship, heroic mission, chases and races, buddies, makeover, escapades, disorder, rivalry, hotshot, espionage, anthropomorphism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, japan, france, brazil, atlantic ocean, paris france, big ben london ...

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Most similar movies to Cars 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, clever, entertaining and feel good films with plots about family, adventure, friends, friendship, animals, talking animals and dialogue mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Cars 2: Cars (2006), World of Cars: Planes (2013), Turbo (2013), Cars Toons (2008), Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
 339K
Cars (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, car race, small town, disney, desert, desire for fame, small town life, social relations, car, mentor, starting over, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s
Place: california, usa, arizona, los angeles
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100%
World of Cars: Planes (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights. With the support of his mentor Skipper and a host of new friends, Dusty sets off to make his dreams come true.
Style: humorous, inspirational, entertaining, emotional, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: airplane, adventure, chases and races, friendship, self discovery, underdog, ambition, family, competition, rivalry, escapades, sport ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 76K
Turbo (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The tale of an ordinary garden snail who dreams of winning the Indy 500.
Style: humorous, exciting, inspirational, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: follow your dream, car race, underdog, adventure, friends, contests and competitions, dream come true, accident, snail, ambitious, genetically altered, supportive friend ...
Place: usa, indiana, cross country, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.9
 2K
Cars Toons (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 36 min.
Story: Mater the tow truck travels from country to country as he retells his infamous but unbelievable stories.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, buddies, car, car race, on the road, disney, hotshot hero, adventure, 2d animation, friends, respect, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ⇓
100%
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, espionage, friendship, buddies, working undercover, escapades, danger, rescue, talking animals, penguins, animals, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: venice, shanghai, shanghai china, new york, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, ant, misfit, deception, villain, danger, teamwork, adventure, fight, exile, individualism ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: circus, getting home, family, adventure, friendship, uptight character, getting along, animal life, buddies, disorder, friends, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, africa, atlantic ocean, monte carlo, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
 64K
Cars 3 (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician with her own plan to win, ...
Style: suspense, entertaining, intense, stylized, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: racing, mentor, red car, race car, race track, accident, competition, show, beach, bus, rivalry, travel ...
Place: california
⇓ 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%
 6.0
 156K
Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fish, adventure, shark, underwater, animal life, anthropomorphism, anthropomorphic animal, friendship, talking animals, animals, loss of son, anchor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
33%
Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero ...
Style: humorous, feel good, melancholic, clever, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, mischievous children, friendship, buddies, elementary school, escapades, save the day, urban, danger, children, greed ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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%
 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 ⇓
31%
 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 ⇓
30%
 6.6
 104K
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: exciting, humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: boat, frog, getting home, friendship, heroic mission, disorder, fish out of water, rivalry, lifestyle change, escapades, partners, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: england, europe, london, buckingham palace, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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 ⇓
30%
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 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 ⇓
30%
 4.6
 19K
Yogi Bear (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker travels to Jellystone Park to shoot a project and soon crosses paths with Yogi Bear, his sidekick Boo-Boo, and Ranger Smith.
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, clever, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: bear, adventure, friendship, escapades, save the day, danger, buddies, disorder, animal life, environmental health, park, endangered species ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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 ⇓
29%
 5.8
 6K
Zambezia (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city of "Zambezia" where he discovers the truth about his ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, animal life, danger, heroes, teaching the ways of the world, save the day, bird, family, friends, wilderness, escapades, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 ⇓
29%
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 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 ⇓
29%
 6.6
 87K
Home (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: humorous, light, exciting, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, alien, save the world, imaginary, escapades, benign alien, family, alien invasion, danger, odd couple, disney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, cross country, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 80K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, funny, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, animal life, rescue, buddies, danger, partners, bear, wilderness, fish out of water, hunter, deer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 218K
Finding Dory (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, underwater, fish, memory loss, friendship, amnesia, self doubt, family, octopus, reunion, teamwork, ocean ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
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 ⇓
28%
Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After being evicted from their old house by Tom's owner for causing major damage, cat and mouse Tom and Jerry enter a race entitled the "Fabulous Super Race" to win a mansion.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: partners, chaos and mayhem, escapades, adventure, family, rivalry, animal life, disorder, pets, family life, imaginary, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: south pole, mount everest, taj mahal, mexico, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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