Movies like Jock the Hero Dog

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Jock the Hero Dog (2011)
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Jock the Hero Dog (2011)
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, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, adventure, friendship, pets, youth, escapades, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, wilderness, animal life, baboon, owner dog relationship, family, friends, monkey, leopard, human animal relationship, human dog relationship, danger, computer animation, cowboy hat
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, south africa

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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, escapades, adventure, friends, danger, animal life and friendship mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Jock the Hero Dog: Zambezia (2012), Khumba (2013), Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004), Birds of Paradise (2014), Garfield Gets Real (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Zambezia (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought and leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. He is joined on his quest by an overprotective wildebeest and a flamboyant ostrich; they defeat the tyrannical leopard and save his herd.
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Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious
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Birds of Paradise (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating
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Time: contemporary
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Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, not serious
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Duration: 76 min.
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Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 82 min.
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Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
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