Movies like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
 6.9
 189K
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he regain control of the machine and put an end to the wild weather before the town is destroyed?
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, colourful, stylized, exciting, semi serious, clever, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, technology gone awry, inventions and discoveries, food, parents and children, mad scientist, family, goofy hero, save the world, fall in love, unsupportive parent, social misfits, disorder, save the day, small town, greed, chaos, weatherman, experiment gone awry, scientist, storm, mayor, nerds, father-son relationship, weather ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2009

Most similar movies to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, clever, entertaining and funny films with plots about family, adventure, animals, storytelling, destiny, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs: Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014), Penguins of Madagascar (2014), Robots (2005), The Lorax (2012), Despicable Me (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, colourful, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: scientist, adventure, friendship, island, food, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, danger, inventor, save the day, family, creator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.
Style: humorous, entertaining, witty, feel good, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, young heroes, adoption, talking dog, prodigy, sent to the past, family, dog, cartoon dog, changing the past or future ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1500s, 16th century, 18th century ...
Place: egypt, usa
⇓ 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: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, espionage, friendship, buddies, working undercover, escapades, danger, rescue, talking animals, penguins, animals, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, shanghai, shanghai china, venice, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 124K
Robots (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rodney Copperbottom is a young robot inventor who dreams of making the world a better place, until the evil Ratchet takes over Big Weld Industries. Now, Rodney's dreams – and those of his friends – are in danger of becoming obsolete.
Style: feel good, exciting, stylized, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, misfit, partners, social misfits, fighting the system, inventor, escapades, powerful corporation, robot, robot vs. robot, kids and family ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 91K
The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Style: feel good, colourful, light, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, family, tree, childhood, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, danger, greed, adventure, obsessive quest, deforestation ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 470K
Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, family, orphan, disney, friendship, little girl, chase, villain, adoptive father, supervillain, assistant, mad scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, egypt, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 351K
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph ...
Style: humorous, touching, exciting, sweet, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, villain, car race, courage, misfit, fish out of water, escapades, imaginary, lifestyle change, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Meet the Robinsons (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this animated adventure, brilliant preteen inventor Lewis creates a memory scanner to retrieve his earliest recollections and find out why his mother gave him up for adoption. But when the villainous Bowler Hat Guy steals the machine, Lewis is ...
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, family, adventure, orphan, sent to the past, adoption, friendship, dreams, scientist, escapades, eccentric family ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
The Powerpuff Girls Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The Powerpuff Girls Movie tells the origin story of how the Powerpuff Girls were created and how they came to be the defenders of Townsville. It was the first Hanna-Barbera/Cartoon Network Studios theatrical feature film since 1993's Once Upon ...
Style: stylized, not serious, exciting, humorous, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, laboratory, good versus evil, female protagonist, family, escapades, imaginary, save the day, adventure, crimes, young heroes, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, kindergarten, tokyo, london
⇓ 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, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, lawsuit, individualism, unlikely friendships, talking animals, beehive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 233K
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: martial arts, adventure, mentor, master warrior, family, danger, goofy hero, mission, chosen one, villain, warrior, deadly weapon ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, family, benign alien, danger, odd couple, disney, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, cross country, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: adventure, friendship, determination, elephant, rescue, jungle, family, friends, fantasy world, save the day, goofy hero, heroic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 378K
Big Hero 6 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Style: exciting, humorous, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, disney, adventure, robot, superhero, young heroes, good versus evil, boy genius, family, androids and robots, imaginary, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, young heroes, friendship, disney, alien, adventure, family, chicken, small town, parents and children, danger, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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, save the day, escapades, danger, disorder, animal life, buddies, environmental health, park, endangered species ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 51K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, steampunk, good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, family, young heroes, fish out of water, escapades, danger, disorder, prejudice ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.8
 308K
The Lego Movie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An ordinary Lego mini-figure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil Lego tyrant from gluing the universe together.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, not serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: lego, adventure, save the world, toys, friendship, prophecy, heroic mission, family, chosen one, teamwork, escapades, creativity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
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, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, mischievous children, buddies, friendship, escapades, elementary school, danger, urban, save the day, children, greed ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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, sweet, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: monster, friendship, adventure, rivalry, fear, imaginary, invisibility, kidnapping, villain, fish out of water, odd couple, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 211K
Megamind (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bumbling supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, rivalry, master villain, reporter, fish, villain, jealousy, anti heroes, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.2
 153K
Lilo & Stitch (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A lonely Hawaiian girl named Lilo is being raised by her older sister, Nani, after their parents die -- under the watch of social worker Cobra Bubbles. When Lilo adopts a funny-looking dog and names him "Stitch," she doesn't realize ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, adoption, adventure, orphan, friendship, family relations, space and aliens, experiment, odd couple, danger, good versus evil, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 48K
Planet 51 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Earth astronaut Capt. Chuck Baker arrives on Planet 51 -- a world reminiscent of American suburbia circa 1950 -- he tries to avoid capture, recover his spaceship and make it home safely, all with the help of an empathetic little green being.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, twists and turns, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, small town, benign alien, astronaut, fish out of water, family, distant planet, danger, friendship, social relations, mistrust, getting home ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 548K
Inside Out (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. ...
Style: emotional, touching, inspirational, motivational, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, life philosophy, coming of age, childhood, disney, imaginary friend, dream, memory, friendship, happy ending, joy, anger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 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, disorder, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Book of Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must ...
Style: exciting, humorous, touching, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, life & death, escapades, fall in love, hopes, true love, destiny, bullfighting, love and romance, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Proud Family Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Penny and her family are lured on an all expenses paid vacation where a mad scientist captures them, refusing to let them go because Oscar won't reveal his on of his secret Proud Snacks formulas.
Style: feel good, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: cloning, mischievous children, adventure, escapades, dancer's life, family, disorder, twins, danger, island, youth, family in danger ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Each Christmas, Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and distribute them around the world in one night. However, when one of 600 million children to receive a gift from Santa on Christmas Eve is missed, it is deemed ...
Style: humorous, exciting, colourful, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, santa claus, letter, race against time, family, escapades, elf, reindeer, magical, adventure, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, toronto ontario canada, mexico, cuba, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: not serious, humorous, fairy tale, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, cinderella story, good versus evil, friendship, friends, imaginary, heroes, prince, disorder, reluctant partners, save the day, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.4
 349K
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family, spy, adoption, cat, bakery, anti heroes, parenthood, master villain, rivals, heroes, escapades, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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