Movies like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
 7.0
 184K
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, 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: inventions and discoveries, technology gone awry, adventure, 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, mayor, creativity, nerds, father-son relationship, weather, parody ...
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 mentor, family, catastrophe, animals, storytelling, children and childhood mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs: Megamind (2010), The Lorax (2012), Big Hero 6 (2014), Meet the Robinsons (2007), Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, 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, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: scientist, friendship, island, adventure, food, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, danger, inventor, save the day, family, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 205K
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: good versus evil, superhero, rivalry, superhuman powers, master villain, reporter, fish, jealousy, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, lifestyle change, mad scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 89K
The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family, tree, childhood, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, danger, greed, adventure, obsessive quest, disney, deforestation ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.8
 364K
Big Hero 6 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, 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, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, superhero, adventure, disney, good versus evil, young heroes, imaginary, robot, family, moral dilemma, androids and robots, orphan ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, teens, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, family, adventure, eccentric family, orphan, adoption, friendship, sent to the past, dreams, escapades, inventor ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, prodigy, sent to the past, family, dog, talking dog, changing the past or future, cartoon dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: egypt, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 337K
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, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: villain, car race, courage, misfit, adventure, fish out of water, escapades, imaginary, lifestyle change, nothing goes right, friendship, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.7
 459K
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, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, family, orphan, friendship, disney, little girl, chase, supervillain, adoptive father, villain, assistant, mad scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, egypt, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 121K
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: exciting, feel good, stylized, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, misfit, partners, fighting the system, social misfits, inventor, escapades, powerful corporation, robot, robot vs. robot, evil robot ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, not serious, humorous, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, laboratory, good versus evil, female protagonist, family, save the day, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, escapades, young heroes, imaginary, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, kindergarten, tokyo, london
⇓ 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, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, espionage, friendship, buddies, working undercover, escapades, danger, rescue, talking animals, penguins, animals, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: shanghai, shanghai china, venice, new york, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 225K
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, mentor, master warrior, adventure, family, danger, goofy hero, mission, chosen one, warrior, villain, threat ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 195K
Minions (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, master and servant, escapades, assistant, mad scientist, imaginary, female villain, super villain, master villain, adventure, storytelling, heroes ...
Time: year 1968, 1960s, 20th century, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, england, buckingham palace, usa, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Susan Murphy is unwittingly clobbered by a meteor full of outer space gunk on her wedding day, she mysteriously grows to 49-feet-11-inches. The military jumps into action and captures Susan, secreting her away to a covert government compound. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: evil alien, mutant, giant, monster, president, alien, family, adventure, superhero, giant robot, superhuman powers, supernatural ...
Place: usa, san francisco, paris france, egypt, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 126K
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, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, individualism, lawsuit, unlikely friendships, talking animals, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 539K
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, imaginary friend, childhood, dream, disney, memory, creativity, friendship, joy, sadness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 300K
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: toys, save the world, lego, adventure, friendship, prophecy, creativity, heroic mission, family, chosen one, teamwork, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, funny, colourful, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, friendship, adventure, elephant, rescue, determination, family, friends, fantasy world, goofy hero, save the day, heroic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 86K
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, exciting, light, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, alien, imaginary, save the world, benign alien, escapades, alien invasion, danger, odd couple, family, disney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: cross country, usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 50K
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, feel good, exciting, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, adventure, family, young heroes, danger, fish out of water, escapades, disorder, prejudice, steampunk ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mars Needs Moms (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Martians suddenly abduct his mom, mischievous Milo rushes to the rescue and discovers why all moms are so special.
Style: touching, entertaining, sentimental, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: boy, mars, abduction, young heroes, adventure, parents and children, daring rescue, guilt, alien, evil alien, stranded, martian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: family, mischievous children, adventure, friendship, buddies, elementary school, escapades, save the day, urban, danger, children, greed ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 132K
Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, cat, friendship, talking cat, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, treasure hunt, talking animals, magic, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 728K
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: feel good, funny, humorous, sweet, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, date night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, fear, monster, rivalry, imaginary, invisibility, adventure, kidnapping, villain, fish out of water, odd couple, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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, not serious, exciting, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: picnic, bear, family, adventure, save the day, environmental health, escapades, love and romance, reluctant partners, partners, buddies, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 47K
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: small town, benign alien, astronaut, fish out of water, adventure, family, distant planet, friendship, social relations, danger, getting home, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: animal life, adventure, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, forest, talking animals, odd couple, disorder, getting home, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.1
 39K
G-Force (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A team of trained secret agent animals, guinea pigs Darwin, Juarez, Blaster, mole Speckles, and fly Mooch takes on a mission for the US government to stop evil Leonard Saber, who plans to destroy the world with household appliances. But the ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, adventure, espionage, heroic mission, partners, good versus evil, save the world, chases and races, special agents, government agency, animal life, secret agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, true love, escapades, fall in love, hopes, destiny, bullfighting, life & death, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.8
 77K
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, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: fish, small town, disney, alien, alien invasion, friendship, ufo, baseball, chicken, save the world, young heroes, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%