Movies like Durango Kids

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Durango Kids (1999)
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Durango Kids (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two of the town's youngest private detectives, Tim and his younger brother Nick, have the biggest case of their lives on their hands. A mysterious litle man leaves a suspicious package for the brothers to guard with their lives when, mysteriously, the dwarf-like man disappears and the police want answers! Stars Curtis Williams, Christina Milian, Berndon Ryan Barrett and Austin Nichols. When four preteen kids discover a hidden mine shaft, it transports them back in time to the Old West. There, they encounter all sorts of danger and adventure in their pursuit of a lost treasure--a treasure which their greedy school principal is also trying to get his hands on!
Style: feel good, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, old west, adventure, treasure hunt, heroes, family, youth, misfit, rescue, family life, escapades, rivalry, mischievous children, americana, disorder, criminal heroes, young heroes, school, bank robbery, ghost, children, train, doctor, mine, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: colorado

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Most similar movies to Durango Kids

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and exciting films with plots about family, adventure, youth, heroes, escapades, young heroes and imaginary mostly in Family, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Durango Kids: Escape to Grizzly Mountain (2000), One Little Indian (1973), Kids World (2001), The Nutcracker (1993), Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Escape to Grizzly Mountain (2000)
Genre: Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jimmy, a young boy trying to gain acceptance from his peers, is horrified when he sees a circus trainer abusing a bear cub. One of the circus employees tells Jimmy that there is a magic cave in the hills nearby that can transport people to another ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: circus, time travel, wilderness, grizzly bear, rescue, adventure, young heroes, heroes, youth, escapades, hopes, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 2000s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
One Little Indian (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Army deserter (James Garner) flees by camel across the desert with a white boy (Clay O'Brien) raised by Indians.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, touching, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: on the run, native american, americana, desert, countryside, old west, family, adventure, partners, escapades, chase, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
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Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, mischievous children, adventure, experiment gone awry, teenage life, child as adult, friendship, disorder, rescue, youth, best friends, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Mystical Adventures of Billy Owens (2008)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When Billy turns 11 on November 11 he realises he is no ordinary boy.
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, family, heroes, young heroes, youth, birthday, small town, small town life, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Nutcracker (1993)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, a little girl named Marie falls asleep and dreams herself into a fantastic world in which her toys become larger than life. She meets up with the Nutcracker Prince who takes her on a journey to his kingdom and defends her from the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ballet, family relations, young heroes, rescue, family, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, disorder, escapades, nutcracker, parallel world, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: teleportation, kidnapping, animals, dinosaur, puppet, train, teen angst, escapades, space and aliens, misfit, youth, heroes ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Little Ghost (2013)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Little Ghost lives in the castle over looking a small town and awakens for precisely one hour after the clock strikes midnight. Follow him on this adventure to see his first sunrise ever!
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, adventure, supernatural, youth, small town, family, small town life, escapades, heroes, social relations, young heroes, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Snow Queen (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When Gerda befriends penniless Kay their growing friendship is cut short as one cold winter night a fragment of glass pierces Kay's eye, turning his heart cold. Enchanted by the Snow Queen he is swept away on her chariot over the glittering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, imaginary kingdom, friendship, rivalry, escapades, hopes, daring rescue, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, gothic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, young heroes, heroes, mischievous children, youth, disorder, supernatural, rivalry, fish out of water, parents and children, misfit ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
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The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, unicorn, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, village, heroic mission, friendship, countryside, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, village life ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Great Land of Small (1986)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two children enter a fantasy kingdom and are confronted by evil forces.
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, escapades, family, rescue, youth, adventure, imaginary kingdom, queen, surrealism, king, children, sword and sorcery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
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Tall Tale (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young boy draws on the inspiration of legendary western characters to find the strength to fight an evil land baron in the old west who wants to steal his family's farm and destroy their idyllic community. When Daniel Hackett sees his father ...
Style: stylized, entertaining, sentimental, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, family, heroic mission, daring rescue, treasure hunt, adventurer, countryside, imaginary kingdom, on the run, rescue ...
Time: 20th century
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 2K
Little Ghost (1997)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on location in a spooky Italian villa with his Hollywood big-shot mom and her dorky boyfriend, twelve-year-old Kevin befriends a Renaissance-era girl ghost who helps him cause unrest on the set.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, ghost, parents and children, sleazy, friends, family relations, disorder, supernatural, youth, young heroes, hopes, misfit ...
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 526
Peter Pan (2000)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Broadway musical adaptation of the fabled children's story.
Style: exciting, captivating, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, adventurer, young heroes, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, friends, imaginary kingdom, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, disorder, young heroes, mischievous children, misfit, getting home, heroes, family, pirate, youth, rescue ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Search for the Jewel of Polaris: Mysterious Museum (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While visiting a museum, two siblings Ben and Kim a fierce electrical storm creates a passage between the real world and worlds within the paintings. They are magically whisked through time to the 1600's and find they must square off against a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, lightning, painting, jewelry, adventure, space and aliens, escapades, heroes, family, rivalry, siblings relations, village life ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Dolf a 15 year old boy is sent back in time by a timemachine. Accidentally he is sent back to the Middle Ages. He is rescued by children who are part of a childrens' crusade, on their way to rescue Jeruzalem. During the trip Dolf finds out the ...
Style: stylized, epic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, heroes, youth, race against time, escapades, rescue, rivalry, crusade, time machine ...
Time: middle ages, 21st century, 13th century, 2000s
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Alice Through the Looking Glass (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A modern adaptation of the classic children's story 'Alice through the Looking Glass', which continued on from the popular 'Alice in Wonderland' story. This time Alice is played by the mother, who falls asleep while reading ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: chess, adventure, alternate dimension, queen, young heroes, mischievous children, hopes, youth, rivalry, family, escapades, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Pirates of the Plain (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Pirates of the Plain" details the adventure of Jezebel Jack, a pirate with a heart of gold that is sent to the future where he meets Bobby, a young boy with an overactive imagination.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pirate, heroes, adventurer, adventure, family, rescue, escapades, youth, young heroes, friends, family relations, ship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, exciting, fairy tale, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, adventurer, good versus evil, friendship, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, rivalry, youth, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Gnomes & Trolls: The Secret Chamber (2009)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Junior, a teenage gnome, wants nothing more than to invent gizmos and gadgets in his tree-house laboratory. But Junior's old school father, Jalle, the head gnome of the forest, would prefer his son follow in his footsteps and one day be in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, save the day, heroic mission, young heroes, odd couple, heroes, friendship, unlikely partners, partners, youth, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Vincent and Me (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While sketching one day, 13 year old Jo encounters a mysterious art dealer who buys a few of her drawings and commissions her to do some more. Some time thereafter she reads a news story about a million dollar sale of some drawings of a young ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, righting the wronged, escapades, young heroes, crimes, youth, dishonesty, forgery, heroes, family, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: amsterdam, canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, betrayal, love and romance, family, youth, escapades, heroes, hopes, state affairs, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur unwittingly discovers the secret to stopping an evil dragon who threatens to destroy all civilization.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, light
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, teenage life, young heroes, adventure, heroes, escapades, troll, friends, deadly creature, best friends, misfit, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 372
Beanstalk (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young boy finds a crate of green beans. When they're planted, they grow a beanstalk to the clouds, where a castle of giants are habited.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: small town, giant, young heroes, save the day, adventure, youth, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, family, friends, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 605
Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Carlisle is a disillusioned 13-year old boy. His mother is always away at work since his father left. He decides to run away, as his mom won't miss him. As he is ready to leave, his nanny, convinces him to read this 'magic book'. ...
Style: exciting, feel good, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mermaid, island, treasure map, pirate, nanny, child in peril, family relations, disorder, teenage life, parents and children, innocence lost, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 102
A Dog's Tale (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: child as adult, mischievous children, adventure, wish come true, treasure hunt, heroes, escapades, daring rescue, youth, hopes, disorder, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Prancer Returns (2001)
Genre: Family, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This holiday-themed children's film offers a unique take on the legend of Santa Claus and his tiny reindeer. In this movie, a young boy finds a deer in the forest he is sure is Santa's beloved Prancer. Determined to return the creature to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: reindeer, santa claus, christmas, mischievous children, young heroes, child as adult, fish out of water, mistaken identity, orphan, youth, disorder, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Dirt Bike Kid (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his mother sends Jack off with money to buy groceries, he comes home with a magic supercharged dirt bike instead. His mother is furious, but when Jack uses the magic bike to save the local hot dog stand from the clutches of corrupt big ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroic mission, miraculous event, teenage life, escapades, young heroes, adventure, supernatural, family, rivalry, heroes, save the day, social relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Last Day of Summer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luke Malloy is freaking out. He doesn't want tomorrow to come because tomorrow means starting Middle School...saying goodbye to summer break and hello to homework. And even worse, hello to getting picked on by Meat, the terrible torturer of new ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, entertaining
Audience: kids, teens, date night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: summer, time loop, bully, boy, introspection, teenage life, friends, hopes, youth, young heroes, fish out of water, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%