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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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Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Canada
105 min.
 6.9
Zack and Quack
Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Israel, UK
 7.1
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Snow Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Santa Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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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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Space Buddies
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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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 ...
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    User:   59%
 
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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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Spooky Buddies
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Style: humorous, semi serious, not serious
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Treasure Buddies
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
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    User:   29%
 
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    User:   39%
 
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Alice in Wonderland
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, family, young heroes, getting home, adventure, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, curses spells and rituals, tea party, rabbit, imaginary kingdom, parallel world ...
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Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
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System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
The Gnome-Mobile
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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! ...
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Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
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A Dog's Tale
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, exciting
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    User:   32%
 
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Country: USA
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Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, touching ...
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Time: 80s
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
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Place: australia, sydney australia
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System:   26%
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Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, school, family, teenage life, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth, best friends, deadly creature, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, daring rescue, family, getting home, rescue, save the day, friendship, parents and children, heroic mission, family life, danger ...
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System:   26%
    User:   31%
 
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Andre
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Country: USA
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    User:   22%
 
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Spymate
Genre: Adventure, Family
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Style: humorous, not serious
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The Legend of Johnny Lingo
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
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Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, sentimental, touching
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Plot: island, adventure, young heroes, village, adoption, family, family life, ocean or sea, youth, family relations, babies and infants, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   25%
    User:   28%
 

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    User:   30%
 
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System:   24%
    User:   25%
 
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