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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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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, touching and semi serious films with plots about friendship, adventure, family, dog, escapades, friends and snow mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Scamper the Penguin: Long Way North (2015), The Snowman and The Snowdog (2012), Croc-Blanc (2018), Finding Nemo (2003), Norm of the North (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sea captain, search, dog, teenager, adventure, family relations, friendship, danger, family ...
Place: russia, saint petersburg, st. petersburg russia
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95%
The Snowman and The Snowdog (2012)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Featuring the same charming animation style of the original, and new music by former Razorlight drummer Andy Burrows, this sequel was created to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Snowman (1982). A family, including young Billy and his elderly ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, atmospheric, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, snow, north pole, snowman, bittersweet, friendship, objects come to life, wish come true, longing, young heroes, family, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: escape, adventure, underwater, escapades, heroes, animal life, family relations, ocean or sea, friends, young heroes, danger, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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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: rough, touching, suspenseful, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, dog, dog sled, half breed, hunger, snow, best friend, rescue from drowning, human animal relationship, pregnancy, waterfall, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, family, shark, rescue, missing child, odd couple, fish, father son relationship, underwater, courage, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, colourful, funny, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, polar bear, friendship, disorder, adventure, escapades, fish out of water, environmentalism, life turned upside down, chase, seal the animal, ship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Boy & the World (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Brazil
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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69%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: escapades, adventure, danger, rescue, friends, friendship, best friends, misfit, heroes, family, dinosaur, anthropomorphism ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Alvin and the Chipmunks - Trick or Treason (1994)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Join Alvin and his brothers Simon and Theodore for this hilarious Halloween adventure. Alvin wants to be accepted into the Monster Club, but the Monster members seem to think its cool to be cruel. It takes Theodore's friendship to Michael, a ...
Plot: club, halloween, halloween costume, disfigured face, pumpkin, friend, trick or treating, hockey mask
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Twelve Months (1980)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, exciting, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
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Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Fluppy Dogs (1986)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Originally intended to be a pilot for the third Walt Disney Television animated series the movie features five pastel-colored talking (fluppy) dogs who arrive through a fluppy interdimensional doorway. Upon arrival the dogs brefriend 10-year-old ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: bribe, walkman, mayor, refrigerator, anthropomorphism, toothbrush, breaking and entering, sewer, flood, sled, snow, alternate dimension ...
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Zarafa (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
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Duration: 78 min.
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Style: touching, emotional, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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61%
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Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 78 min.
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Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
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Style: allegory
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 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: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Really Rosie (1975)
Genre: Animation, Short, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
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53%
Jonny's Golden Quest (1993)
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Country: USA
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Mary and the Witch's Flower (2017)
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51%
The Land Before Time IX: Journey to the Big Water (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
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Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Style: light, feel good, humorous, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The World of Strawberry Shortcake (1980)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: feel good, captivating, exciting, light, humorous
Audience: family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
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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, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: danger, chase, laboratory, dog, dangerous animal, adventure, pets, race against time, deadly, fugitives, escapades, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Monsterous Holiday (2013)
Genre: Animation, Short, 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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Smurfs Christmas Special (1982)
Genre: Animation, Short, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
It Was a Short Summer, Charlie Brown (1969)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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