Movies like Garfield

If you like "Garfield" you are looking for feel good, humorous and not serious movies about / with cat, talking animals, pets, rescue, animal life, disorder and happy ending themes of Animation, Adventure and Comedy genre shot in USA.
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Garfield (2004)
 5.0
 85K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't want. Competition.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, romantic, entertaining, sexy, sweet, clever, idiotic, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers, girls' night, teens
Plot: cat, talking animals, pets, rescue, animal life, disorder, happy ending, selfishness, animal shelter, adaptation, dog, adventure, family, tv host, friendship, friends, escapades, odd couple, competition, mascot, laziness, runaway, heroes, dancing, train ...

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Most similar movies to Garfield

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining and sweet films with plots about family, adventure, disorder, talking animals, friends, friendship and animal life mostly in Adventure, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Garfield: Bolt (2008), Open Season (2006), Over the Hedge (2006), Happily N'Ever After (2006), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Garfield is back and this time Garfield and his canine sidekick Odie follows their owner, Jon Arbuckle, to England, the U.K. may never recover, as Garfield is mistaken for a look-alike, regal cat who has inherited a castle.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking animals, animals, royalty, pets, mistaken identity, cat, talking cat, adventure, family, disorder, partners, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Garfield Gets Real (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Garfield is back with a new look. Tired with his routine as a comic strip star, Garfield escapes the page and heads into the "real world." While living the low-key life of a real housecat, he learns his comic will be cancelled if he ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: pets, friendship, disorder, mischievous children, family relations, family life, race against time, rescue, adventure, heroes, real world, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 206K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bolt is the star of the biggest show in Hollywood. The only problem is, he thinks it's real. After he's accidentally shipped to New York City and separated from Penny, his beloved co-star and owner, Bolt must harness all his "super ...
Style: sweet, exciting, entertaining, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, human animal relationship, animals, adventure, talking animals, cartoon dog, friendship, family, animal life, pets, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, las vegas, ohio, missouri, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 94K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: funny, buddy comedy, entertaining, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, talking animals, friendship, disney, animal life, hunting, friends, partners, disorder, rescue, buddies, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.7
 172K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating – and learns a lesson about family himself.
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, squirrel, heroic mission, rescue, family, forest, cons and scams, fish out of water, animal life, leader, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK, Australia, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, not serious, feel good, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, friendship, good versus evil, friends, cinderella story, heroes, disorder, love and romance, reluctant partners, save the day, rivalry, wizards ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, lion, friendship, farce, hippopotamus, zebra, penguins, jungle, friends, escape, survival, giraffe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, madagascar, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 59K
Cats & Dogs (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: family, pets, talking animals, dog, heroes, secret agents, rivalry, chase, rescue, good versus evil, goofy hero, adventure ...
Place: egypt, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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101 Dalmatians 2: Patch's London Adventure (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Being one of 101 takes its toll on Patch, who doesn't feel unique. When he's accidentally left behind on moving day, he meets his idol, Thunderbolt, who enlists him on a publicity campaign.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dalmatian, pets, rescue, kidnapping, heroes, family relations, puppy, dog, friendship, buddies, good versus evil, misfit ...
Time: year 1962, 60s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tom and Jerry: The Magic Ring (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: The world's favourite cat and mouse team bounds back into action in an all-new full-length animated adventure certain to cast its spell over the entire family Left in charge of a priceless magical ring by his young wizard master, Tom is ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: chase, talking animals, anthropomorphic mouse, cartoon cat, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, family, pets, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, friendship, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 300K
Shrek the Third (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to become King & Queen. However, Shrek wants to return to his cozy swamp and live in peace and quiet, so when he finds out there is another heir to the throne, they set off to bring ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, feel good, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, date night ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, princess, dragon, family, prince, happy ending, donkey, rescue, funeral, cat, adventure, queen ...
Time: middle ages, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 3K
Bingo (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bingo, the runaway circus dog, is off the leash and saving Chuckie's life! Bingo and the boy become the best of friends in this canine comedy featuring doggy disguises and skateboarding, pinball and prison. Chuckie and his parents (Cindy ...
Style: touching, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, on the road, rescue, friendship, family, adventure, pets, escapades, animal life, disorder, cross country, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The ongoing war between the canine and feline species is put on hold when they join forces to thwart a rogue cat spy with her own sinister plans for conquest.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, entertaining, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, dog, adventure, secret agents, good versus evil, rivalry, espionage, vengeance, heroic mission, family, save the world, secret service ...
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pop sensations Alvin, Simon and Theodore end up in the care of Dave Seville's twenty-something nephew Toby. The boys must put aside music super stardom to return to school, and are tasked with saving the school's music program by winning ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, sincere, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, chipmunk, music band, friends, family, family relations, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, childhood, school, american football, cheerleader ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009
Place: usa, los angeles, antarctic, mexico city, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sweet, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, penguins, adventure, animals, animal life, espionage, rescue, spy, friendship, buddies, silly humor, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: madagascar, new york, shanghai, venice, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 133K
Stuart Little (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The adventures of a heroic and debonair stalwart mouse named Stuart Little with human qualities, who faces some comic misadventures while searching for his lost bird friend and living with a human family as their child.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: mouse, adoption, cat, adventure, kids and family, kidnapping, anthropomorphic mouse, orphan, friendship, talking animals, mischievous children, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: animal life, cartoon dog, adventure, odd couple, friendship, buddies, mischievous children, best friends, rescue, pets, fish out of water, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 26K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: talking animals, disney, lion, zoo, adventure, animal life, jungle, rescue, survival, fish out of water, family, friendship ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 4.7
 22K
Underdog (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A lab accident gives a hound named Shoeshine some serious superpowers -- a secret that the dog eventually shares with the young boy who becomes his owner and friend.
Style: feel good, not serious, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking dog, superhero, teenager, dog, good versus evil, rescue, experiment, adventure, fighting crime, research laboratory, mad scientist, disney ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 27K
Snow Dogs (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Miami dentist inherits a team of sled dogs, he's got to learn the trade or lose his pack to a crusty mountain man.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, inspirational, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: dog, adventure, dog sled, pets, talking animals, fish out of water, small town, adoption, disney, friendship, against the odds, dentist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Puppy mayhem turns the lives of newlywed Chihuahua parents Papi and Chloe upside down when their rambunctious, mischievous puppies present one challenge after another. But when their human owners end up in trouble, the tiny pups will stop at nothing ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: police dog, talking animals, animal life, disney, dog, family, pets, eccentric family, family life, disorder, family relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 28K
The Nut Job (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, South Korea, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter - ...
Style: funny, not serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking animals, squirrel, friendship, family, animals, heist, crime gone awry, friends, unlikely partners, fish out of water, chase, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Remake of the popular Disney classic, this time featuring some well known voices as two dogs and a cat trek across America encountering all sorts of adventures in the quest to be reunited with their owners.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: dog, cat, adventure, wilderness, friendship, talking animals, pets, beautiful scenery, fish out of water, journey, survival, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua named Chloe who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner Viv's niece, Rachel, gets lost and must rely on her friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: family, animal life, chihuahua, adventure, dog, rescue, friendship, pets, getting home, lifestyle, on the road, police dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: beverly hills, mexico, usa, california, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 102K
The AristoCats (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Madame Adelaide Bonfamille leaves her fortune to Duchess and her children -- Bonfamille's prize family of domesticated house cats -- the butler plots to steal the money and kidnaps the heirs, leaving them out on a country road. All seems ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, talking animals, adventure, disney, animal protagonist, animal life, animals, pets, friendship, social differences, getting home, butler ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 70s, edwardian era
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 111K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: sweet, touching, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, talking animals, children, kids and family, goofy hero, animals, bear, fish out of water, jungle, escape, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, peru, london, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.6
 4K
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: puppy, golden retriever, family, pets, friendship, partners, adventure, buddies, heroic mission, disorder, odd couple, daring rescue ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return ...
Style: feel good, humorous, claymation, not serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: countryside, animal life, adventure, farm, farmer, friendship, family, escapades, rescue, disorder, dog, sheep ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Best friends Tod, a fox kit, and Copper, a hound puppy, visit a country fair when they see a band of dogs called "The Singin' Strays". The band has five members: Dixie, Cash, Granny Rose, and twin brothers Waylon and Floyd. It is ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, love and romance, talking animals, animal life, artists and showbiz, family, music band, rescue, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: feel good, colourful, funny, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, rescue, determination, jungle, friends, fantasy world, family, friendship, elephant, teacher, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%