Movies like Escape from Atlantis

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Escape from Atlantis (1997)
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Escape from Atlantis (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In order to try to bring together his bickering family, a single father takes his three rebellious teenagers on a vacation trip to the Bahamas. They inadvertently wind up in the Bermuda Triangle, where they are whisked through a time portal and brought to the mythical island of Atlantis. There they are drawn into a fantastical conflict between the peace-loving population and a would-be tyrant determined to take over the island. In their desperate attempts to return home they encounter mythical creatures, evil magicians, and ancient powers.
Plot: teenager, martial arts, karate, atlantis, family relations, divorce, vacation, teenage girl, sailboat, teenage boy, single father, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, captain, teen angst, escape, sword and sorcery, teenage girl in swimwear, bikini girl
Place: bahamas

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Most similar movies to Escape from Atlantis

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, light and funny films with plots about family relations, teenager, disorder, father son relationship, chase, mentor and adventure mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Escape from Atlantis: The Dragon Gate (1994), Your Highness (2011), Epic Movie (2007), Candy (1968), Maximum Ride (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Dragon Gate (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Enter The Dragon Gate and prepare for a pulse pounding journey into the nether regions of the mind and soul. When his girlfriend is kidnapped, a sword wielding warrior, Ken, willingly thrusts himself into an alternate dimension to rescue her. The ...
Plot: samurai, karate, seduction, evil, battle, rescue, escape, goddess, sword, girlfriend, assassin, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Holy Flame of the Martial World (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This internationally popular tale of a brother and sister seeking vengeance for the death of their parents through the mythical yin/yang Holy Flame technique is an eye-filling epic. Kuo Chue (a.k.a. Philip Kwok), famous as the star of Chang ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, laser, tough heroes, family relations, battles, aerial combats, mortal combat, graphic violence, vengeance, orphan, rivalry, supernatural ability ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.5
 96K
Your Highness (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A fantasy movie about an arrogant, lazy prince and his more heroic brother who must complete a quest in order to save their father's kingdom.
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: wizards, dragon, save the princess, giant, knight, kidnapping, farce, family relations, partners, escapades, daring rescue, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 2.4
 102K
Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, satirical, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, orphan, youth, magic, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, pirate, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Enteng Kabisote: Okay Ka Fairy, the Legend (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: Philippines
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Enteng (Vic Sotto)has a reason to gloat: business is thriving so he thinks Ina Magenta (Giselle Toengi) will get off his case for once. And she does, but for an entirely different reason: her newest cosmetic trick is a disaster, and it's ...
Style: light, captivating, humorous, feel good
Plot: family relations, farce, villainess, magic, human becoming an animal, prince, sister sister relationship, good versus evil, parody, sword and sorcery, mother in law, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.4
 3K
Candy (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Based on Terry Southern's satirical novel, a send-up of Voltaire's Candide. Young Candy is a high school girl who seeks truth and meaning in life, encountering a variety of kookie characters and humorous sexual situations in the process.
Style: sexy, psychedelic, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, satire, seduction, guru, love and romance, teenage life, sexual relations, family problems, youth, femme fatale, teenager, obsession ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: california, new york, europe, italy, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.6
 4K
Maximum Ride (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA, complete with wings, take flight around the country to discover their origins.
Style: enigmatic, surprise ending, tense, suspense, exciting
Plot: supernatural power, teenage boy, experiment, female fighter, rescue, hearing voices, martial arts, female warrior, violence, kidnapping, danger, leader ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Hercules in New York (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hercules (Schwarzenegger) is sent to Earth where he finds true love and starts a promising career in the bodybuilder business.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, melancholic, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: hercules, fish out of water, folk hero, superhero, greek god, contests and competitions, legends and myths, obsessive quest, gangsters, super strength, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: twentieth century, year 1969, 20th century, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, greece, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 5.8
 140
Cold River (1982)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the novel Winterkill, by William Judson, Cold River is the story of an Adirondack guide who takes his young daughter and step-son on a long camping trip in the fall of 1932. When winter strikes unexpectedly early (a natural phenomenon known ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camping, winter, teenager, teenage girl, death of parent, wilderness, child in peril, starvation, loss of parent, isolation, teenage boy, snow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.9
 280K
Liar Liar (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: father son relationship, workaholic, birthday, dishonesty, desire, family relations, farce, ex husband ex wife relationship, second chance, wish come true, introspection, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
My Mama Said Yo Mama's a Dyke (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: My Mama Said Yo Mama's a Dyke is an urban "mockumentary" tale about a group of teens who become fed up with their lesbian moms so they decide to enlist them into this uncanny camp that specializes in "de-lesbianism".
Plot: lesbian interest, teenage girl, lesbian mother, gay african american, mother daughter relationship, divorce, teenage boy, african american, gay parent, brother sister relationship, lesbian, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Spencer returns to the world of Jumanji, prompting his friends, his grandfather and his grandfather’s friend to enter a different and more dangerous version to save him.
Style: funny, breathtaking, captivating, surprise ending, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, adventurer, teamwork, body swapping, superhuman powers, magic, female martial artist, violence, friendship, surrealism, virtuality ...
Time: year 2019, 2010s
Place: new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 252K
Shazam! (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.
Style: entertaining, captivating, psychotronic, whimsical, surprise ending
Plot: super powers, superhero, costumed hero, magic, wizards, teenage boy, superhuman powers, teenage hero, secret identity, adventure, foster home, origin of hero ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, year 1974
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Escanaba in da Moonlight (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A macho man in a family on the eve of deer-hunting season must deal with the eldest son's curse of never having bagged a buck.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, offbeat ...
Plot: goofy hero, obsessive quest, disorder, family relations, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, deer hunting, abduction, americana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.8
 20K
Captain Ron (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When mild-mannered Martin Harvey finds out that he has inherited a vintage yacht, he decides to take his family on a Caribbean vacation to retrieve the vessel. Upon arriving on a small island and realizing that the ship is in rough shape, Martin and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, cult film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, adventure, fish out of water, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, profanity, silly humor, ocean, ocean or sea, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: puerto rico, cuba, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 5K
Monster Hunt (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Young monster kids try to make peace between the world of humans and the world of the monsters.
Style: humorous, exciting, scenic, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: monster, adventure, half breed, battles, escapades, imaginary, heroes, creature, exile, sword and sorcery, battle, magic ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 440
Willy/Milly (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Milly is annoyed whenever her mom tells her to behave more appropriate for a girl. She's just not interested in fancy dresses or prom dances. Some day her best friend's little brother offers her a potion which can make her deepest wish ...
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gender bending, switching roles, solar eclipse, best friends, youth, love and romance, misfit, gender, friends, astronomer, hopes, transsexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 99K
Vacation (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless ...
Style: funny, humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family vacation, road trip, on the road, vacation, amusement park, nothing goes right, family relations, parents and children, highway travel, family problems, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, arizona, chicago illinois, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, road movie ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: travel, dysfunctional family, on the road, family relations, nothing goes right, family problems, fish out of water, parents and children, disorder, danger, parody, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, germany, italy, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Wizards of the Demon Sword (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ulric's daughter unites with warrior Thane against evil Lord Khoura, who covets the knife of Aktar.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: wizards, belly dancer, black magic, dinosaur, danger, heroes, rivalry, escapades, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), adventure, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Andy and his friends take a pair of x-ray goggles from a secret lab by mistake.
Plot: spy, teenager, high school, stepfather, research facility, adopted son, espionage, science runs amok, responsibility, love triangle, james bond spoof, kennedy assassination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.9
 38K
Black Knight (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, castle, knight, adventure, medieval, king, misfit, save the kingdom, goofy hero, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 14th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: england, usa, connecticut, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.9
 317K
Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Canada, UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: exciting, biting, cliffhanger, psychotronic, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventurer, teenage boy, team, jungle, mission, game, animal attack, fright, zoologist, explorer, high school, quest ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, year 2016, 2010s, 1990s
Place: new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Ghost with Driver (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A chauffeur for a corrupt CEO, and a few hours later, his boss himself, are killed by the industrialist's associate. But their ghosts remain on Earth, and they try to tell the millionaire's teenage son the identity of the killer.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family relations, ghost, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, partners, misfit partners, supernatural, workplace, parents and children, boss and employee, afterlife, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 14K
Fun Size (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wren is invited to a Halloween party by her crush, Aaron Riley, but she is also forced by her mother to take her oddball little brother Albert with her when she goes out trick-or-treating on Halloween. When she goes to the party instead, she loses ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, family relations, halloween party, escapades, teenage life, missing child, siblings relations, best friends, chases and races, silly humor, disorder, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
She's Out of Control (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Los Angeles radio-station manager's girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, teenager, coming of age, teen angst, teenage daughter, father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, love and romance, child as adult, family relations, family problems, single parent, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Love the Coopers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, family relations, christmas eve, family, large family, parents and children, couple relations, family gatherings, couples, nothing goes right, mother daughter relationship, happiness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 60s, 1960s, year 1946
Place: usa, pittsburgh, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Warlords of the Deep (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Searching for the lost world of Atlantis, Prof. Aitken, his son Charles and Greg Collinson are betrayed by the crew of their expedition's ship, attracted by the fabulous treasures of Atlantis. The diving bell disabled, a deep sea monster ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: atlantis, octopus, alien, archaeologist, scientist, martian, king, escape, queen, gold, underwater, monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Phantom Empire (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a man-eating cave creature appears with a fortune in uncut diamonds around his neck, Dr. Chambers' daughter Denae hires adventurers C & C Salvage to find the underground source of the gems. Accompanied by archeaological intern ...
Style: scary, semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: dinosaur, cave woman, danger, adventurer, deadly, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, imaginary kingdom, treasure hunt, mutant, sword and sorcery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Troop Beverly Hills (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills housewife in the middle of a divorce tries to find focus in her life by taking over her daughter's Wilderness Girls troop.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: scout, shopping, friendship, culture clash, wilderness, self discovery, fish out of water, teen angst, camp, adventure, society, social differences ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%