Movies like Jock the Hero Dog

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Jock the Hero Dog
Original name: Jock of the Bushveld
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Animated-family adventure based on a true story that tells the heart-warming, coming-of-age story of a man and his best-friend, a lovable and fearless dog named, Jock. Set in the Bushveld near what is today the world famous Kruger National Park, this animated family tale is about Jock's adventures with Fritz, his master. Jock escapes death, builds crazy friendships and displays his unrivalled loyalty to Fritz. The story is set in the late 1880s when Africa's mineral richness, teeming animal life and incomparable natural beauty drew and captivated explorers and adventurers from all over the world. A place where big game roamed in their thousands and the wildest tales were true! Jock Of The Bushveld is a great story and the only animal classic to come out of Africa.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: pets, friendship, family, animal life, adventure, danger, escapades, disorder, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, owner dog relationship, baboon, dog, human animal relationship, wilderness, leopard, monkey, cowboy hat
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, south africa
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The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
USA
11 min.
 7.9
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Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
USA
72 min.
 7.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and exciting films with plots about family, adventure, friends, danger, escapades, heroes and disorder mostly in Family, Adventure and Animation genres. Some movies like Jock the Hero Dog: Khumba (2013), Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004), Doogal (2006), Millionaire Dogs (1999), The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Khumba
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, exciting, touching
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Duration: 74 min.
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Duration: 85 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, exciting
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    User:   71%
 
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Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   69%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   62%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   62%
 
 4.9
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    User:   64%
 
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    User:   67%
 
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    User:   61%
 
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    User:   62%
 
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System:   54%
    User:   49%
 
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The Backyardigans
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting
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Bee Movie
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    User:   47%
 
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Country: USA
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 5.8
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Style: feel good, serious, exciting, touching
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Here Come the Littles
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Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 72 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting
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Country: USA, Canada
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System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
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System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
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System:   41%
    User:   47%
 

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