Movies and TV shows like DuckTales 1987

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DuckTales (1987)
 8.1
 28K
DuckTales (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The series is a dramatization of the Duck universe comic series created by Carl Barks. The viewer follows the adventures of Scrooge McDuck and his three grandnephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie. Important secondary characters, that often take part in the adventures, include Donald Duck, Scrooge's pilot Launchpad McQuack and butler Duckworth, the inventor Gyro Gearloose, and the nanny Mrs. Beakley and her granddaughter Webby.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: cartoon duck, adventure, mischievous children, treasure hunt, adventurer, friendship, heroic mission, imaginary, young heroes, treasure, good versus evil, scientist, millionaire, gold, family values, animal protagonist, family, friends, misfit, escapades, disorder, rivalry, anti heroes, outside help, uncle nephew relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: united states

Most similar movies to DuckTales

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and exciting films and TV series with plots about family, friends, disorder, friendship, escapades, adventure and youth mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like DuckTales: TaleSpin (1990), Darkwing Duck (1991), CatDog (1998), Sitting Ducks (2001), The Emperor's New School (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Scrooge McDuck, his dimwitted pilot Launch Pad, and his nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie, with Webby, arrive in Egypt where Scrooge finds the lost treasure of Collie Baba, unbeknownst to Scrooge, a magic lamp was included inside the treasure, so while ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: disney, treasure hunt, genie, treasure, adventure, disorder, adventurer, daring rescue, heroic mission, wish come true, curses spells and rituals, friendship ...
Time: 1990s
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 13K
TaleSpin (1990)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Baloo the Bear from the Jungle Book is cast as a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, airplane, cartoon bear, save the day, family relations, heroes, family, gang, pilot, pirate, kids in trouble, friends ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 14K
Darkwing Duck (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Darkwing Duck is an American animated action-adventure television series produced by The Walt Disney Company that ran from 1991–1995 on both the syndicated programming block The Disney Afternoon and Saturday mornings on ABC. It featured the ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, light, funny
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, cartoon duck, secret identity, fighting crime, goofy hero, escapades, crimes, danger, family, imaginary, good versus evil, super villain ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 19K
CatDog (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: CatDog is an American animated television series created for Nickelodeon by Peter Hannan. The series depicts the life of conjoined brothers, with one half being a cat and the other a dog. Nickelodeon produced the series from Burbank, California. The ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: cartoon dog, escapades, misfit, cartoon cat, animal life, friends, family, surrealism, animal that acts human, cat, outcast, siamese twins ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 329
Sitting Ducks (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Sitting Ducks is a children's animated television series based on lithograph and the 1998 children's book, Sitting Ducks, created by Michael Bedard. Sitting Ducks first appeared in 2001 in Europe, later debuting in North America on ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, dark humor
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: duck, friendship, adventurer, adventure, mischievous children, misfit, anti conformity, odd couple, disorder, alligator, anthropomorphic animal, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Emperor's New School (2006)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Emperor's New School is an American animated television series that aired on Disney Channel. The show is based on the characters from The Emperor's New Groove and its direct-to-video sequel Kronk's New Groove. It follows the ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: emperor, friendship, teenage life, partners, young heroes, adventure, good versus evil, jungle, high school life, coming of age, brat, witch ...
Time: ancient history
Place: latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tiny Toon Adventures (1990)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Tiny Toon Adventures, is an American animated comedy television series produced by Amblin Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation and was broadcast from September 14, 1990 through May 28, 1995. It follows the adventures of a group of young cartoon ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, sitcom
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: power relations, friends, unlikely partners, siblings relations, family life, partners, odd couple, parallel world, family relations, heroic mission, rescue, family ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Backyardigans (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet five lively animal friends who love to sing, dance and use their imaginations to embark on outrageous adventures to magical places.
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, mischievous children, rescue, animal life, escapades, unlikely partners, anthropomorphism, imagination, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
Fanboy and Chum Chum (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Fanboy & Chum Chum is an American CGI animated television series created by Eric Robles for Nickelodeon. It is based on Fanboy, an animated short created by Robles for Nickelodeon and Frederator Studios, which was broadcast August 14, 2008 on ...
Style: exciting, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friends, friendship, mischievous children, youth, goofy hero, imaginary, disorder, escapades, danger, misfit, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Timon & Pumbaa (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa, often simply referred to as Timon & Pumbaa, is an animated comedy television series made by the Walt Disney Company. It centers on Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog from the Disney film franchise ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, colourful, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, jungle, disney, odd couple, friendship, animal life, friends, imaginary, escapades, goofy hero, family, social misfits ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Looney Tunes Show (2011)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Looney Tunes Show is an American animated sitcom which premiered May 3, 2011 on Cartoon Network. The show features characters from the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies theatrical cartoons updated for the 21st century. It is produced by Warner ...
Style: humorous, exciting, tense, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, neighbor, escapades, goofy hero, resourceful, buddies, dimwit, disorder, imaginary, suburbs, cartoon duck, bugs bunny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 4K
Quack Pack (1996)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Quack Pack is an animated television series made by The Walt Disney Company, featuring Donald Duck and his nephews. The show debuted on September 3, 1996 as a part of the Disney Afternoon programming block. The series ran one season with 39 episodes.
Style: humorous, offbeat, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, adventure, family, disorder, animal life, prank, youth, friends, hapless, disney, cartoon duck, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 29K
Hey Arnold! (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The daily life of Arnold--a fourth-grader with a wild imagination, street smarts and a head shaped like a football.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, youth, grandparent and grandchild, adventure, mischievous children, family, everyday life, elementary school, boy, child's point of view, first love, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
What's New, Scooby-Doo? (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Scooby-Doo and the Mystery, Inc. gang are launched into the 21st century, with new mysteries to solve.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: scooby doo, ghost, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, supernatural, amateur detective, fighting crime, imaginary, danger, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper (1996)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper is an animated television spin-off of the feature film Casper, which, in turn, was based on the Harvey Comics character of Casper the Friendly Ghost.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: ghost, friendship, young heroes, disorder, family, supernatural, mischievous children, imaginary, mansion, father daughter relationship, haunted house, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 30K
Rugrats (1990)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rugrats is an American animated television series created by Arlene Klasky, Gábor Csupó, and Paul Germain for Nickelodeon. The show focuses on a group of toddlers, most prominently Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, and Angelica, and their day-to-day ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, little girl, twins, mischievous children, popularity, family, siblings relations, parents and children, little boy, cousin cousin relationship, babies and infants ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 9K
Tarzan 2 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, tarzan, adventure, mischievous children, family, young heroes, good versus evil, survival, self discovery, danger, rescue, orphan ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 1890s, turn of the century, 1900s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack is an American animated television series created by Thurop Van Orman for Cartoon Network that premiered on June 5, 2008, and ended on August 30, 2010. On April 20, 2012, this series returned to Cartoon ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, exciting, melancholic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, pirate, disorder, young heroes, youth, parents and children, family relations, captain, island, adventure, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
Jake and the Never Land Pirates (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: A crew of kid pirates - leader Jake and pals Izzy and Cubby - and their Never Land adventures as they work to outwit two infamous characters, the one and only Captain Hook and Smee.
Style: semi serious, entertaining, sincere, tense, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventurer, pirate, friends, children, rivalry, friendship, youth, danger, imaginary kingdom, family, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 15K
The Smurfs (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Classic Saturday-morning cartoon series featuring magical blue elf-like creatures called Smurfs. The Smurfs, named for their personalities, inhabit a village of mushroom houses in an enchanted forest. These loveable creatures are led by Papa Smurf ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: cat, village, family, good versus evil, friends, blue, friendship, mushroom, magical girl, oldtimer, escapades, disorder ...
Time: year 1980, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Baby Looney Tunes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Baby Looney Tunes is an American animated television series showing the Looney Tunes characters as babies. It was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. The show premiered on WB stations usually before or after the Kids' WB! block on September 7, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, goofy hero, mischievous children, babies and infants, friendship, disorder, family, heroes, teaching the ways of the world, looney tunes, power relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Back at the Barnyard (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A spin-off of the movie version of the same name, the show follows the lives of the animals on a farm.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, justice, family relations, chases and races, romance, adventure, mouse, buddies, odd couple, animal life, friends ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Road to El Dorado (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a failed swindle, two con-men end up with a map to El Dorado, the fabled "city of gold," and an unintended trip to the New World. Much to their surprise, the map does lead the pair to the mythical city, where the startled ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, gold, indians, treasure, friendship, disney, culture clash, dishonesty, horse, jungle ...
Time: 16th century
Place: latin america, mexico, egypt, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
Dinotopia: Quest for the Ruby Sunstone (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An Orphaned Boy sets out in search of adventure, but when a shipwreck lands him on an island where Dinosaurs and Humans coexist, he finds not only adventure but a family as well.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: island, survival, adventurer, rescue, imaginary, adventure, disorder, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, family relations, heroic mission, dangerous animal ...
Time: prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 12K
Arthur (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The show revolves around the lives of 8-year-old Arthur Read, an anthropomorphic aardvark, his friends and family, and their daily interactions with each other.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, childhood, school, family relations, parents and children, family values, youth, family, best friend, little girl, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 1K
Wonder Pets! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Wonder Pets! is an American animated children's television series. It debuted on March 3, 2006, on the Nick Jr. block of the Nickelodeon cable television network and Noggin on the same day. It won an Emmy Award in 2008 for Outstanding ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: guinea pig, adventurer, young heroes, save the day, escapades, pets, disorder, danger, partners, animal life, family, hotshot hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dora the Explorer (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dora the Explorer is an American educational animated TV series created by Chris Gifford, Valerie Walsh, and Eric Weiner. Dora the Explorer became a regular series in 2000. The show is carried on the Nickelodeon cable television network, including ...
Style: humorous, educational, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, adventurer, friends, young heroes, pets, best friends, little girl, imaginary, girl heroine, monkey, explorer ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bartok the Magnificent (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Russia is being terrorized by an evil witch known as Baba Yaga; the only one who is not afraid of her is Bartok the Magnificent. Bartok, an albino bat, has just arrived in Moscow and is impressing everyone with his performances, including Prince ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: prince, witch, imaginary kingdom, bat, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, daring rescue, heroic mission, friends, family, friendship, rivalry ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 2K
Cars Toons (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 36 min.
Story: Mater the tow truck travels from country to country as he retells his infamous but unbelievable stories.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: buddies, friendship, car, car race, on the road, disney, hotshot hero, adventure, 2d animation, respect, rookie, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Taiwan, South Korea, China, Japan, UK
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers is an animated series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation. Created by Tad Stones and Alan Zaslove, it featured the established Disney characters Chip 'n' Dale in a new setting. The series ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, partners against crime, friendship, animal protagonist, amateur detective, crimes, fighting crime, rivalry, rescue, chipmunk, goofy hero, mouse ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%