Movies like Scamper the Penguin

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Scamper the Penguin (1986)
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Scamper the Penguin (1986)
Original name: Приключения пингвинёнка Лоло
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
Country: Japan, Soviet Union
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Scamper is a little penguin who loves wandering around the Artic where he lives with his parents. Unfortunately his little adventures tend to get he, and his friend Snowflake into trouble, especially when he disobeys his father and goes exploring with seagulls who want to eat him flying above, and men and dogs on the ground with them. One day the adventure goes too far and they float out to sea, only to be caught by men who want to sell them to the zoo. Scamper, Snowflake and their new friend, a macaroni penguin named Louie, must escape and get back to their families to warn them.
Plot: killer whale, dog, ship, shipwreck, scientist, friendship, whale, missing child, snow, hunger, puppy, swimming, cold, penguins, best friend, leader, poacher, search, helicopter, thunderstorm, education, iceberg, father son relationship, garbage, shooting ...

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Most similar movies to Scamper the Penguin

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, touching and captivating films with plots about friendship, adventure, escapades, family, danger, rescue and friends mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Scamper the Penguin: The Legend of the Three Trees (2001), A Monsterous Holiday (2013), Long Way North (2015), Croc-Blanc (2018), Twelve Months (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Legend of the Three Trees (2001)
Genre: Animation, Short, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Vivid visual imagery brings this classic legend to life. Told simply, in language even the youngest family members will understand, the story begins with three young trees who dream - as all children do - of doing big deeds. When the woodcutters ...
Plot: shepherd, stable, thunderstorm, fear, cow, seagull, carpenter, rooster, crown, tree, jewelry, remorse ...
Time: 1st century b.c., 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Monsterous Holiday (2013)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Geeky school kid Andy dreams of being a great inventor, but he’s having trouble coming up with a “big idea” that will win the Science Fair and beat scheming twins April and May. Even worse his Dad is pressuring him into joining the football ...
Plot: science fair, frankenstein's monster, inventor, giant monster, halloween costume, castle, football, halloween, teenage boy, scientist, father son relationship, robot dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Long Way North (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, Denmark, Belgium, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 1892, Saint Petersburg. Sasha, a young Russian aristocrat, has always been fascinated by her grandfather's life as an adventurer. A renowned explorer, he designed a magnificent arctic ship, but he hasn't returned from his last expedition ...
Style: exciting, captivating, touching, tense
Plot: journey, ship, coming of age, search, sea captain, dog, teenager, adventure, family relations, danger, family, friendship ...
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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Croc-Blanc (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure
Country: France, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A loyal wolfdog’s curiosity leads him on the adventure of a lifetime while serving a series of three distinctly different masters.
Style: touching, rough, sincere, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, dog, dog sled, half breed, hunger, snow, best friend, rescue from drowning, pregnancy, human animal relationship, chicken, snowing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Twelve Months (1980)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A young queen requests a bouquet of snowdrop flowers for New Year's Day in exchange for a reward. One greedy woman sends her stepdaughter, whom she does not like, to look for the flowers in a cold forest, knowing the task will be impossible for ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: blizzard, fire, orphan, forest, stepmother, guardian, spring, promise, rain, snow, queen, gift ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
A Turtle's Tale 2: Sammy's Escape from Paradise (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, USA, France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sammy and Ray, leatherback turtles and friends forever, are enjoying an atoll's water and sand, shepherding new hatchlings Ricky and Ella out to sea. Suddenly, a poacher swoops in and ships them off to be part of a spectacular aquarium show for ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: escape, underwater, underwater scene, talking animals, adventure, computer animation, friendship, friends, young heroes, danger, sea creature, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, shark, journey, friends, family, father son relationship, courage, rescue, odd couple, underwater, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean, new south wales, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Boy & the World (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Brazil, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Suffering because of his father departure to the big city, a boy leaves his village and discovers a fantastic world dominated by bug-engines and strange beings. An unusual animation with various artistic techniques that portrays the issues of the ...
Style: touching, stylized, atmospheric, surreal, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the dinosaur families get trapped in a valley by an ice storm, one family of "spike tail" dinosaurs volunteers to leave since they consume more food than the others. Meanwhile, the young dinos and a new adult dinosaur named Mr. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, danger, adventure, escapades, friends, friendship, family, best friends, misfit, heroes, anthropomorphism, cold weather ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Zarafa (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of the first giraffe to visit France, Zarafa is a sumptuously animated and stirring adventure, and a throwback to a bygone era of hand-drawn animation and epic storytelling set among sweeping CinemaScope vistas of parched ...
Style: touching, emotional, captivating, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: giraffe, obsessive quest, friendship, escapades, captivity, youth, desert, heroes, confined, young heroes, orphan, travel ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, sudan, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Little Polar Bear (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This charming animated adventure follows a young polar bear, Lars, as he befriends Robbie, a seal. Together, these two form a friendship that proves different breeds of animals can get along perfectly well.
Style: touching, feel good, entertaining, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, polar bear, mischievous children, adventure, animal life, danger, youth, escapades, cartoon bear, ocean, figment, disorder ...
Place: holland, antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bedtime story leads Littlefoot and his grandparents on a journey to a new land, where Littlefoot discovers someone who vanished before he was born: his father! Now Littlefoot must decide between two worlds. Will he leave to be with his friends in ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, suspense, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, family relations, surrealism, friendship, adventure, friends, family life, heroes, family, escapades, young heroes, getting home ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Norm of the North (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The stereoscopic 3D animated family film "Norm" tells the story of the titular polar bear and his three Arctic lemming buddies, who are forced out into the world once their icy home begins melting and breaking apart. Landing in New York, ...
Style: humorous, funny, captivating, colourful, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, polar bear, friendship, escapades, adventure, disorder, life turned upside down, environmentalism, fish out of water, chase, rescue, ship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, lion, friendship, zebra, escape, jungle, penguins, zoo, survival, hippopotamus, computer animation, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, madagascar, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Tarzan (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the ...
Style: touching, captivating, feel good, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
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Time: 19th century, 1910s, 20th century, 1880s, 1890s
Place: africa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Abominable Christmas (2012)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Canada, Sri Lanka, South Africa, UK
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Despite repeated warnings about humans from their father, the Abominable Snowman, two Abominable Snowkids find themselves in a sleepy Colorado mountain town after being chased out of their hideaway by a scientist determined to capture them.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting, tense ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, disorder, friendship, mad scientist, mountain, parent child relationship, youth, chase, technology, sibling relationship, santa claus, christmas tree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Amazing Feats of Young Hercules (1997)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 31 min.
Story: When Hercules misuses his might, Zeus banishes him from Mt. Olympus. In order to return home, he must prove his worth by facing four perilous tasks on earth. Because he has abused his mighty powers, Young Hercules is banished from Mt. Olympus by his ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hercules, gold, monster, snake, statue, horse and carriage, greek mythology, flying, tough guy, sword and fantasy, sword, mythology ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young Rudolph suffers a childhood accident that sees his nose turn from the publicly accepted norm of black to a glowing red colour. His parents worry about him getting teased, and indeed he does in the end. When he is beaten in the reindeer games ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, imaginary kingdom, escapades, young heroes, good versus evil, partners, underdog, family, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Jonny's Golden Quest (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the first feature-length animated movie based on the Hanna-Barbera series, Jonny Quest fans get to meet the women behind the adventurous men. Joining scientist Benton Quest, his plucky son Jonny, bodyguard Race Bannon and Jonny's young pal ...
Plot: scientist, father son relationship, loss of mother, mother son relationship
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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101 Dalmatians (1961)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, pets, chase, female villain, puppy, dalmatian, adventure, disney, villainess, daring rescue, hopes, getting home ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Land Before Time IX: Journey to the Big Water (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Beloved dinosaurs Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Petrie and Ducky return in this story about the wonders of discovery that features new songs, including Donny Osmond's "No One Has to Be Alone."
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, youth, family life, adventure, danger, best friends, family, mischievous children, escapades, heroic mission, child in peril ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Plague Dogs (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Plague Dogs is a 1982 animated film based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Richard Adams. The story is centred on two dogs named Rowf and Snitter, who escape from a research laboratory in Great Britain. In the process of telling the story, ...
Style: adult animation, cult film, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: laboratory, chase, danger, dog, deadly, race against time, chases and races, adventure, escapades, pets, fugitives, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, witty, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, lion, talking animals, jungle, island, journey, escape, rescue, adventure, friends, zebra, animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, africa, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dot and the Whale (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Dot and her Dolphin friends are playing along the shore one day. Soon they come across a very sad Whale named Tonga, who has washed up onto the beach. Tonga is in danger of being harmed by evil Whale-hunters and a cruel fish shop owner! Seeing that ...
Style: cult film
Plot: dolphins, stock footage, rescue, death wish, helicopter, depression, female protagonist, book, little girl, whale, swimming pool
Place: south pole, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 280
Heidi (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: After charming her reclusive grandfather and falling in love with the beautiful mountain he calls home, Heidi is uprooted and sent to Frankfurt where she befriends Klara, a young girl confined to a wheelchair.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, feel good, cult film
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, best friends, nanny, orphan, friendship, human spirit, family life, adoption, fish out of water, mountain, danger, hopes ...
Place: switzerland, germany, alps, europe, swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Three Heroes: The Heiress to the Throne (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Prince of Kiev decided to appoint an heir to the throne, only bad luck - who could it be? A relative, friend of the family or maybe an overseas princess? Without thinking twice, the Prince-Father chooses almost a princess, and most importantly a ...
Style: fairy tale, folk tale, entertaining, funny, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: folk hero, niece, love, heir heiress, adventure, search, palace, intrigue, russian, friendship, fight, matchmaking ...
Time: middle ages
Place: kiev ukraine, constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 2K
Ozzy (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ozzy, a friendly, peaceful beagle has his idyllic life turned upside down when the Martins leave on a long and distant trip. There's only one problem: no dogs allowed! Unable to bring their beloved Ozzy along for the ride, they settle on the ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: dog, friendship, adventure, escape, animal protagonist, escape attempt, doberman, prison, happy ending, deception, neighbor, cheating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mary and the Witch's Flower (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young Mary follows a mysterious cat into the nearby forest and discovers an old broomstick and a strange flower. Mary finds herself at Endor College -- a school of magic run by headmistress Madam Mumblechook and the brilliant Doctor Dee. But there ...
Style: captivating, colourful, entertaining, light
Plot: witch, magical power, good versus evil, magic, witchcraft, summer vacation, happy ending, flower, flowers, girl, rescue, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lu Over the Wall (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The story takes place in a harbor town where a gloomy middle school student named Kai meets a mermaid named Lu.
Style: light, captivating, feel good, humorous
Plot: mermaid, friendship, everyday life, rescue, musician, singer, love, father son relationship, band, wave, beach, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Happy the Littlest Bunny (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The smallest of three rabbit brothers is always being picked on due to his size. But with the help of his chipmunk friend, he decides to adopt a new personality, which eventually makes him Cornwall County's worst nightmare.
Plot: dog, corn, cartoon rabbit, mouse, farmer, brother brother relationship, rabbit, family relations, cartoon dog, carrot, chipmunk, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%