Movies like Cats Don't Dance

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Cats Don't Dance (1997)
 6.9
 7K
Cats Don't Dance (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Danny, an ambitious singing/dancing cat, goes to Hollywood and overcomes several obstacles to fulfill his dream of becoming a movie star.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, epic, semi serious, colourful, clever, stylized, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, hollywood, furry, anthropomorphism, family, friends, love and romance, ambition, follow your dream, hopes, artists and showbiz, discrimination, rise to the top, showbiz, power relations, dance, singing, talking animals, rich and poor, cat, cartoon cat, tornado, flood, actor, star ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, usa

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Most similar movies to Cats Don't Dance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious and clever films with plots about family, friendship, friends, runaway, talking animals, adventure and disney mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Cats Don't Dance: Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005), The Emperor's New Groove (2000), The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006), Pete's Dragon (1977), Chicken Little (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Who or what exactly is a Heffalump? The lovable residents of the Hundred Acre Wood -- Winnie the Pooh, Rabbit, Tigger, Eeyore, Kanga and the rest of the pack -- embark on a journey of discovery in search of the elusive Heffalump. But as is always ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sweet, talky ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: happy ending, disney, friendship, talking animals, winnie the pooh, family, elephant, forest, children, adventure, childhood, storytelling ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Whether we’re young or forever young at heart, the Hundred Acre Wood calls to that place in each of us that still believes in magic. Join pals Pooh, Piglet, Kanga, Roo, Owl, Rabbit, Tigger and Christopher Robin as they enjoy their days together ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adventure, friendship, friends, winnie the pooh, goofy hero, disney, respect, goodhearted, disorder, gluttony, childhood, cartoon bear ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Hans Christian Andersen's Thumbelina (1994)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA, Canada, UK, Denmark, Spain, Poland, Hungary
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The tiny girl meets a fairy prince who saves her from the creatures of the woods.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: disney, kidnapping, fairy, family, adventure, hopes, supernatural ability, heroes, getting home, love and romance, rivalry, friendship ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: emperor, disney, adventure, friendship, llama, change of heart, family, good versus evil, partners, rescue, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century
Place: latin america, south america, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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, danger, best friends, artists and showbiz, family, hopes, rise to the top ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
 21K
Pete's Dragon (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pete, a young orphan, runs away to a Maine fishing town with his best friend a lovable, sometimes invisible dragon named Elliott! When they are taken in by a kind lighthouse keeper, Nora, and her father, Elliott's prank playing lands them in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, small town, dragon, presumed dead, invisibility, orphan, part animation, lighthouse keeper, family, adventure, young heroes, imaginary character ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.7
 80K
Chicken Little (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the sky really is falling and sanity has flown the coop, who will rise to save the day? Together with his hysterical band of misfit friends, Chicken Little must hatch a plan to save the planet from alien invasion and prove that the world's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: fish, small town, young heroes, friendship, disney, alien, adventure, family, chicken, parents and children, danger, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.1
 84K
The AristoCats (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Madame Adelaide Bonfamille leaves her fortune to Duchess and her children -- Bonfamille's prize family of domesticated house cats -- the butler plots to steal the money and kidnaps the heirs, leaving them out on a country road. All seems ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, cat, pets, disney, animal protagonist, social differences, getting home, friendship, butler, daring rescue, mischievous children, animal life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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, touching, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, family, adventure, love and romance, getting home, heroes, friends, danger, buddies, partners, gang, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Charlie and Itchy return to Earth to find Gabriel's Horn, but along the way meet up with a young boy named David, who ran away from home.
Style: feel good, touching, serious, exciting, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: afterlife, dog, family, adventure, youth, danger, heroes, young heroes, heroic mission, hopes, love and romance, escapades ...
Time: 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Blessed Are Those Who Thirst (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Belle, the Beast, Lumiere, Cogsworth and the rest of those zany castle residents use their imaginations to embark on three magical, storybook adventures. This direct-to-video anthology serves as a "sequel" to Disney's animated hit ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, princess, family life, palaces castles and temples, friends, family, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, teamwork, argument, surprise party ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Kronk's New Groove (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Kronk, now chef and Head Delivery Boy of Mudka's Meat Hut, is fretting over the upcoming visit of his father. Kronk's father always disapproved of young Kronk's culinary interests and wished that Kronk instead would settle down with a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, competition, family, restaurant, rivalry, rescue, contests and competitions, chaos and mayhem, heroes, parents and children, leadership, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.0
 73K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, comic, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, talking animals, pets, rescue, animal life, disorder, happy ending, dog, tv host, animal shelter, adaptation, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 39K
Happy Feet 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is shaken by powerful forces, causing him to brings together the penguin nations ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, witty, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family, friendship, wilderness, youth, friends, family relations, animal life, couples, birds, iceberg, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, tokyo, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, rescue, wish come true, siblings relations, imaginary, disorder, animal life, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 88K
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
Plot: friendship, adventure, redemption, human becomes animal, family, transformation, self discovery, brother brother relationship, animals, self sacrifice, survival, disney ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 1890s
Place: alaska, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Sword in the Stone (1963)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Wart is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for him beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give him an education, believing that once one ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: knight, legends and myths, throne, prophecy, disney, owl, rise to the top, king arthur, adventure, family, destiny, youth ...
Time: middle ages, 1930s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 ⇓
65%
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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 ⇓
65%
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: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, jungle, family, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, friends, misfit, imaginary, heroes, heroic mission, young heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 ⇓
65%
A Troll in Central Park (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A friendly troll with a magic green thumb grows one flower too many for the queen, whose laws require all trolls to be mean ugly and scare humans whenever possible. As a punishment, he is exiled to a world of concrete, where he should live a life of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sweet, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: troll, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family, fish out of water, good versus evil, heroes, mischievous children, escapades, youth ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
VeggieTales: Sumo of the Opera (2004)
Genre: Musical, Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: When Larry goes out of town during production to help some needy kids, he runs into trouble. Frustrated, he calls Bob to say that he's giving up and coming home. Bob and "Lutfi" (a small cucumber sock puppet performed by Khalil the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: power relations, cooking and food, friends, contests and competitions, family, hopes, athlete and trainer, anti heroes, buddies, against the odds, ambition, charity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Winnie the Pooh (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: During an ordinary day in Hundred Acre Wood, Winnie the Pooh sets out to find some honey. Misinterpreting a note from Christopher Robin, Pooh convinces Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Kanga, Roo, and Eeyore that their young friend has been captured by ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: disney, tiger, friendship, owl, family, birds, disorder, best friends, goofy hero, imaginary, escapades, supportive friend ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 ⇓
63%
Oliver & Company (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: This animated take on Oliver Twist re-imagines Oliver as an adorable orphaned kitten who struggles to survive in New York City and falls in with a band of canine criminals led by an evil human. First, Oliver meets Dodger, a carefree mutt with street ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: disney, dog, pets, orphan, adventure, great dane, family, friendship, petty criminal, daring rescue, young heroes, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Return of Jafar (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-powerful genie, ready to plot his revenge against Aladdin. From battling elusive villains atop winged horses, to dodging flames inside an exploding lava pit, it's up to Aladdin - with ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: disney, rescue, good versus evil, genie, imaginary kingdom, revenge, family, adventure, vengeance, rivalry, friends, youth ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a casino owning dog named Charlie is murdered by his rival Carface, he finds himself in Heaven basically by default since all dogs go to heaven. However, since he wants to get back at his killer, he cons his way back to the living with the ...
Style: touching, sweet, sad, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: afterlife, adventure, talking animals, orphan, second chance, friendship, dog, heaven, disney, friends, going straight, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, year 1939
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Doug's 1st Movie (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Doug and his pal Skeeter set's out to find the monster of Lucky Duck Lake. Though things get really out of hand when some one blurts out that the monster is real.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, family, school, good versus evil, disorder, basic training, best friends, heroes, fish out of water, disney, dance, journalism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, humorous, light, colourful, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: adventure, jungle, friendship, determination, elephant, rescue, family, friends, fantasy world, save the day, goofy hero, heroic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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