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The Search for Santa Paws
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the tradition of disney's classic holiday tales comes a heartwarming movie about the power of giving and the true meaning of christmas. Discover how the legendary friendship of Santa Claus and Santa Paws began in the inspiring original film, The Search For Santa Paws. When Santa and his new best friend, Paws, discover that the boys and girls of the world have lost the spirit of the season, they take a trip to New York City. But after Santa loses his memory, it's up to Paws, a faithful orphan named Quinn, her new friend Will and a wonderful group of magical talking dogs to save St. Nick and show the world what Christmas is really all about.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: save the day, family, friendship, adventure, friends, orphan, best friends, pets, young heroes, memory loss, animal life, heroes, youth, disorder, christmas eve, christmas movie, christmas season, loss of grandfather, talking to a dog, christmas lights, christmas decoration, pet dog, dog actor, homeless, reindeer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller
Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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Tom Sawyer
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USA
103 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and touching films with plots about family, friends, friendship, youth, adventure, heroes and animal life mostly in Family, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Search for Santa Paws: Snow Buddies (2008), Santa Buddies (2009), Air Buddies (2006), Space Buddies (2009), Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Snow Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dylan Sprouse, Jim Belushi and Kris Kristofferson lend their voices to this family-friendly tale about a feisty pack of golden retriever puppies that embarks on an Alaskan adventure. When they find themselves stranded in the northern wilderness, the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, best friends, family, pets, getting home, friendship, animal life, hopes, friends, buddies, contests and competitions, save the day ...
Place: alaska, usa
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    User:   88%
 
Santa Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Puppy Paws (the fun-loving son of Santa Paws) gets bored, he finds Budderball on Santa's naughty list and figures he's just the dog to show him how to be an ordinary pup. When the magical Christmas Icicle starts to melt however, and ...
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Air Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Here’s the delightful tale of teamwork and adventure your whole family will love! Air Bud is the proud father of five adorable puppies - the hip-hopping B-Dawg, lovely Rosebud, mellow Buddha, dirt-loving Mudbud, and the big fella Budderball - with ...
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    User:   59%
 
Space Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B-Dawg, Mudbud, Budderball, and all the rest of the Buddies are back, but this time, they're setting their sights even higher -- as in, the moon! With the help of their new pals Spudnick (voiced by Jason Earles) and Gravity, these pooches are ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
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Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller
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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 ...
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    User:   51%
 
Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
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    User:   33%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
Treasure Buddies
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Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them halfway across the world to the ruins of ancient Egypt. With the help of some exotic new friends, this epic adventure is a treasure trove of pure Buddy fun. In a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   50%
 
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Genre: Comedy, Family
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
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    User:   34%
 
Christmas Is Here Again
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
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Story: When the evil Krad steals Santa's toy bag, he crushes the holiday spirit- and over time, the world's children forget all about Christmas. Now, a wide-eyed orphan and her band of friends will embark on the polar adventure of a lifetime, as ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: goofy hero, adventure, mischievous children, orphan, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, family, santa claus, family life, fish out of water, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
Air Bud: Spikes Back
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Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
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Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
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System:   31%
    User:   26%
 
MVP: Most Vertical Primate
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: MVP 2 opens with the lovable Jack being ousted from his hockey team, the Seattle Simians, and having to hit the road after being falsely accused of league misconduct. Jack ends up in the city, where he's befriended by Ben, a homeless ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, family, friendship, sport, animal life, friends, athlete's life, buddies, underdog, against the odds, ambition ...
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System:   31%
    User:   34%
 
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Snow Dogs
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   30%
    User:   30%
 
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Via a magic mirror, Twilight Sparkle travels into an alternate universe in order to recover a crown that was stolen from the Crystal Empire. Upon her arrival she is horrified to learn that she has turned into a human.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: high school, friendship, high school life, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, family, adventure, teenage life, pony, unicorn, magic, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   30%
 
Chilly Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Bobby Cole and his dog Chilly are best friends, living happily in their Southern California beach house. But when Bobby's father Patrick (C. Thomas Howell), a single parent and police detective, accepts a job in New York City, ...
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    User:   34%
 
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Air Bud 3
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Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this second heartwarming and hilarious sequel to the popular favorite, Air Bud masters two new starring roles: soccer (real football) player and fatherhood. Loaded with laughs and cool soccer action, Buddy teams up alongside U.S. women's ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, teens, kids
Plot: sport, best friends, family, pets, contests and competitions, school, friendship, animal life, ambition, dog, heroes, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   27%
 
Firehouse Dog
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Rexxx, Hollywood's top canine star, gets lost and is adopted into a shabby firehouse. He teams up with a young kid to get the station back on its feet.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, pets, school, adventure, friendship, parents and children, arsonist, human animal relationship, dog, animal life, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary
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System:   29%
    User:   29%
 
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The Gnome-Mobile
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric millionaire and his grandchildren are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the millionaire is suspected of being crazy because he's seeing gnomes! ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, family, magic, chase, good versus evil, mischievous children, talking animals, children, odd couple, childhood, mental institution, disney ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
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Cheetah
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An American boy and girl, spending six months in Kenya with their scientist parents adopt a cheetah, only to realize that they must set it loose so that it can learn to hunt and be free. However, when the animal is captured by poachers planning to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, romantic, twist ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, buddies, animals, children, mischievous children, kids and family, odd couple, disney, young heroes, talking animals, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, kenya, california, usa
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System:   29%
    User:   23%
 
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Dragonworld
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Young John McGowan travels to Scotland to live at his grandfather's castle after he loses his parents in a traffic accident. At the wishing tree he conjures up a dragon friend, Yowler. They grow up together, and one day documentary film maker ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, offbeat, stylized
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Plot: anti heroes, adventure, theme park, pets, young heroes, save the day, family, friendship, good versus evil, amusement park, castle, dragon ...
Place: scotland, europe
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System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
Balto: Wolf Quest
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and his daughter Aleu embark on a journey of adventure and self discovery.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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System:   28%
    User:   33%
 
Benji: Off the Leash!
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Benji and his friends try to save his mother from a puppy mill.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, best friends, mischievous children, adventure, odd couple, single parent, young heroes, getting home, rescue, friendship, parents and children, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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System:   27%
    User:   29%
 

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