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The Search for Santa Paws (2010)
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The Search for Santa Paws (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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: pets, friendship, orphan, family, save the day, adventure, friends, best friends, young heroes, memory loss, animal life, heroes, youth, disorder, christmas, dog, dancing, santa claus, elf, christmas movie, holiday, north pole, singing, song, girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, humorous and touching films with plots about family, friends, friendship, adventure, youth, disorder and heroes mostly in Family, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like The Search for Santa Paws: Santa Buddies (2009), Snow Buddies (2008), Treasure Buddies (2012), Space Buddies (2009), Spooky Buddies (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Santa Buddies (2009)
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 ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, adventure, best friends, getting home, family, holiday, save the day, reincarnation, friends, buddies, pets, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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Snow Buddies (2008)
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: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pets, adventure, best friends, family, getting home, friendship, animal life, hopes, friends, buddies, contests and competitions, save the day ...
Time: 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An all-new Disney holiday classic is born - Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups. Starring a brand-new litter of the cutest talking pups ever - Hope, Jingle, Charity, and Noble - it's perfect for the whole family. When Mrs. Claus travels to Pineville, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: family, friends, pets, adventure, family gatherings, animal life, youth, family relations, disorder, stowaway, dog movie, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Treasure Buddies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, airplane, cat, monkey, save the day, family, adventure, escapades, rivalry, pets, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Space Buddies (2009)
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
Plot: moon, dog, babies and infants, family, best friends, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, daring rescue, getting home, rescue, survival ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Spooky Buddies (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them far across town to a mysterious mansion where something very spooky is going on.
Style: semi serious, humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: buddies, dog, family, escapades, imaginary, youth, friendship, animal life, disorder, supernatural, friends, puppy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Aussie and Ted's Great Adventure (2009)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Aussie, a lovable Australian mutt, embarks on a mission to return his young owner's missing Teddy Bear.
Style: semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, teddy bear, friendship, adventure, getting home, rescue, family, magic, animal life, family relations, friends, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Santa Who? (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Santa Claus develops amnesia after accidentally falling out of his sleigh and only the innocence of a small child can save him. Meanwhile, Santa has to battle the disbelief of a newsman.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: santa claus, young heroes, family, save the day, holiday, romance, friendship, memory loss, disorder, friends, family life, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Air Buddies (2006)
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 ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: puppy, family, pets, best friends, mischievous children, kidnapping, millionaire, odd couple, adventure, young heroes, daring rescue, getting home ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Tom Sawyer (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tom Sawyer and his pal Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi River, pretending to be pirates, attending their own funeral, and witnessing a murder.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, small town, adventurer, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, family, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, coming of age, escapades, youth ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Benji: Off the Leash! (2004)
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: dog, family, best friends, mischievous children, adventure, odd couple, single parent, young heroes, getting home, rescue, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Josh is off to his first year of college and buddy has stayed behind with joshs little sister andrea and the rest of the family. Adrea attempting to fit in with her jr. High classmates decides to join the baseball team and along the way discovers ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sport, dog, baseball, golden retriever, family, college, best friends, mischievous children, adventure, laboratory, odd couple, underdog ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friends, part animation, miniaturization, boy, adventure, mischievous children, pirate, travel, young heroes, family, rescue, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Night Before the Night Before Christmas (2010)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Santa sets off on his Christmas duties a day early, crashes into the Fox family's house, ends up with amnesia and loses his magic sack of presents, he needs help! But the Fox family are a modern and broken family. Can they help him? The ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: santa claus, christmas, family, memory loss, parents and children, family life, amnesia, heroes, imaginary, family relations, save the day, sleigh ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: reindeer, santa claus, christmas, family, mischievous children, village, young heroes, north pole, holiday, parents and children, child as adult, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It's Schluufy's birthday, and the Oogieloves (Goobie, Zoozie and Toofie), along with their friends J. Edgar, Windy Window and Ruffy, are organizing a party. (Shh! It's a secret.) Everything is going along just perfectly until J. Edgar ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: puppets, family, friendship, friends, young heroes, escapades, youth, disorder, getting along, birthday, balloon
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Napoleon (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The adventures of Golden Retriever pup Napoleon and his friend, the parrot Birdo Lucci.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, golden retriever, balloon, pets, adventure, best friends, young heroes, family, getting home, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, animal life ...
Place: australia, cross country, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Bigfoot (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The whole family will enjoy huge laughs and giant, hairy adventures with this touching tale about a big-hearted Bigfoot. Lost in the forest, he befriends three kids, Percy, Madison and Leonard, who are determined to protect him. When two local ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: school, young heroes, family, in the woods, rescue, adventure, save the day, friendship, fish out of water, misfit, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, best friends, small town, young heroes, family, rescue, friendship, family life, fish out of water, escapades, heroes, partners ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Andre (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of how a marine seal named Andre befriended a little girl and her family, circa 1962.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, small town, rescue, family, coming of age, adventure, best friends, mischievous children, school, young heroes, getting home, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Prancer (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jessica, the daughter of an impoverished apple farmer, still believes in Santa Claus. So when she comes across a reindeer with an injured leg, it makes perfect sense to her to assume that it is Prancer, who had fallen from a Christmas display in ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, small town, farm, barn, reindeer, friendship, family, countryside, mischievous children, young heroes, parents and children ...
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Chilly Christmas (2012)
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, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: best friends, single parent, pets, youth, family, young heroes, parents and children, kidnapping, crimes, heroes, family relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 605
Big Red (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wealthy sportsman James Haggin (Walter Pidgeon) lives on a Quebec estate called Wintapi. Émile Fornet (Émile Genest), handler of Haggin's hunting dogs, and Émile's wife Therese (Janette Bertrand), Haggin's cook and housekeeper, ...
Style: feel good, serious, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: pets, adventure, coming of age, family, family life, youth, friends, orphan, save the day, friendship, animal life, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One of puppet-maker Geppetto's creations comes magically to life. This puppet, Pinocchio, has one major desire and that is to become a real boy someday. In order to accomplish this goal he has to learn to act responsibly. This film shows you ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, love, school, parent child relationship, teaching the ways of the world, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, fish out of water ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Flipper (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many kids might say their best friend is a puppy or a pony. But for 12-year-old Sandy, the most special pet of all is the exuberant dolphin he rescues and who returns the favor by rescuing Sandy from sharks.The dolphin named Flipper first swam into ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pets, hurricane, adventure, family, young heroes, friends, florida keys, boat, ocean or sea, opposites attract, friendship, plague ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely cat living in a mall pet shop has a sour outlook on life until, in the midst of the holiday rush, she’s swept up into a robbery and a friendship with a human girl.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pets, shopping mall, teenager, talking cat, christmas, escapades, family, supernatural ability, adventure, young heroes, rescue, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Magic of Lassie (1978)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lassie is claimed from his family by a "former owner" and then braves a cross country trip to rejoin the ones that love her.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, best friends, pets, getting home, family, animal life, family life, rescue, friendship, reunion, heroes, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Christmoose Story (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands, Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on the best-selling novel, A CHRISTMOOSE STORY brings to life the tale of an unlikely friendship between a young boy and a large, talking moose. Young Max has low expectations for his first Christmas after his parents’ divorce, when suddenly ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: moose, christmas, save the day, family, escapades, friendship, adventure, danger, friends, disorder, straw, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Night They Saved Christmas (1984)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An oil company is exploring two Arctic sites for oil. The needed blasting at the first site rocks Santa Claus' North Pole village. He realizes that any blasting at the second site will destroy his home. He enlists the aid of a woman and her ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: save the day, friendship, village, family drama, holiday, legends and myths, heroes, family, adventure, disorder, friends, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Chestnut: Hero of Central Park (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Ray and Sal, two orphaned sisters, adopt and hide a Great Dane puppy from their two adopted parents living in a luxury downtown New York apartment that expressely forbids dogs.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, adoption, mischievous children, family, getting home, human animal relationship, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, family relations, orphan, pets ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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