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Shipwrecked (1990)
Original name: Håkon Håkonsen
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Norway, Sweden, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young Norwegian boy in 1850s England goes to work as a cabin boy and discovers some of his shipmates are actually pirates.
Style: feel good, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: pirate, ship, island, rescue, treasure hunt, stowaway, adventurer, adventure, family, sailor, daring rescue, survival, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, gang, coming of age, against the odds, rivalry, blond boy, sea voyage, anchor, spyglass, native tribe ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s
Place: england, europe, norway

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, humorous and feel good films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, family, heroes, pirate and island mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Shipwrecked: Treasure Island (1972), In Search of the Castaways (1962), Storm Bound (2007), Treasure Island (1999), The Bear (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Treasure Island (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Italy, Spain, UK, France, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins finds himself serving with pirate captain Long John Silver in search of a buccaneer's treasure, in this short adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, island, ship, adventure, adventurer, master villain, pirate, ocean or sea, family, young heroes, betrayal, daring rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, sweet, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, volcano, adventure, ship, family, missing person, adventurer, survival, shipwreck, young heroes ...
Time: 60s, victorian era, 19th century, 1850s
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, chile ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.3
 655
Storm Bound (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves.
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, ship, adventure, survival, danger, family, ocean or sea, escapades, pirate, young heroes, fall in love, isolation ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Treasure Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins and peg-legged Long John Silver set sail for adventure in Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of dastardly pirates, swashbuckling heroes, buried treasure and a young boy's amazing courage. The narrative diverges from ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, lost treasure, child hero, castaway, adventure hero, traitor, island, adventure, ocean or sea, family, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 7.7
 15K
The Bear (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, survival, dangerous animal, dog, friendship, adventure, family, on the run, trapper, rocky mountains, summer, spring ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After telling the story of Flint's last journey to young Jim Hawkins, Billy Bones has a heart attack and dies just as Jim and his friends are attacked by pirates. The gang escapes into the town where they hire out a boat and crew to find the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, island, pirate, treasure, puppet, puppets, adventure, family, adventurer, ship, puppetry, ocean or sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Sea Gypsies (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman and 3 children start to sail around the world. They are shipwrecked near an uninhabited isle. This island is full of wild animals and it is very dangerous for them in the begining. They live through a lot of wonderful adventure ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: stowaway, pelican, island, wilderness, survival, adventure, adventurer, family, dangerous animal, shipwreck, sailboat, ocean or sea ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
Story: A terrible storm is raging the night it all begins - with a knock on the door. 17-year-old Jim Hawkins helps his widowed mother run their little tavern on the coast of 19th century England. When the door is opened they are startled by a sight that ...
Style: talky, serious
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, ship, treasure map, island, adventurer, adventure, master villain, sailor, beach, young heroes, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Treasure Island (2012)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Treasure Island is a two-part British television miniseries adaptation of the novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. It was made by BSkyB and first shown in the United Kingdom on Sky1 on 1–2 January 2012. The screenplay was by Stewart ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: treasure hunt, ship, pirate, island, treasure map, adventurer, adventure, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
 7K
Pirates (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captain Red runs a hardy pirate ship with the able assistance of Frog, a dashing young French sailor. One day Capt. Red is captured and taken aboard a Spanish galleon, but thanks to his inventiveness, he raises the crew to mutiny, takes over the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: pirate, sea, ship, adventure, adventurer, master villain, betrayal, ocean or sea, rescue, treasure hunt, vengeance, rebelliousness ...
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 31K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: island, isolation, family, young heroes, cruise, rescue, turtle, shipwreck, pirate, volcano, adventure, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Treasure Island (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins, while running the Benbow Inn with his mother, meets Captain Billy Bones, who dies at the inn while it is beseiged by buccaneers led by Blind Pew. Jim and his mother fight off the attackers and discover Billy Bones' treasure ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, ship, pirate, treasure, mutiny, treasure map, adventure, island, adventurer, family, master villain, young heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: israel, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 378
The Real Macaw (1998)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ancient talking macaw named Mac becomes the saving grace for an elderly man threatened with a nursing home, when it is discovered that the talking bird knows the whereabouts of a buried treasure from its days with a pirate. His grandson decides ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: hotel, pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, island, family, mischievous children, family life, escapades, golden years, teaching the ways of the world ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Last Flight of Noah's Ark (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The only chance to escape a desert island is to convert the plane carrying many different animals into a boat.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, aviation, castaway, airplane, stowaway, adventure, countryside, adventurer, dangerous animal, pacific island, kids and family, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Lost Treasure of Sawtooth Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Danny Quinn (Seth Bernard) lives with one great dream... he wants to prove his late father was right about a pirate treasure in the depths of Lake Michigan.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, pirate, single parent, family, young heroes, rescue, friendship, curses spells and rituals, family life, danger, escapades ...
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Pirates of the Plain (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Pirates of the Plain" details the adventure of Jezebel Jack, a pirate with a heart of gold that is sent to the future where he meets Bobby, a young boy with an overactive imagination.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, pirate, adventure, ship, young heroes, family, countryside, rescue, heroic mission, family life, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: nebraska, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Mysterious Island (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the US Civil War, Union POWs escape in a balloon and end up stranded on a South Pacific island, inhabited by giant plants and animals. They must use their ingenuity to survive the dangers, and to devise a way to return home. Sequel to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, light, intense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, american civil war, survival, dangerous animal, ocean, giant animal, giant bird, escape, pirate, adventure, stranded, family ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1950s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's ...
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, melancholic, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, survival, adventure, rescue, family, young heroes, daring rescue, adoption, friendship, parents and children, danger, escapades ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.5
 607
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, daring rescue, survival, danger, adventure, wilderness, wife husband relationship, shipwreck, family in danger, ocean or sea, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Treasure of Pirate's Point (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ahoy Maties! There's a treasure chest of gold buried on Pirate's Point. When the living descendant of legendary pirate Captain Vane lets Ray in on the secret, there's mutiny in the town. Now, Ray and his friends are on a mission to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, friendship, friends, family, treasure hunt, adventure, family life, escapades, best friends, danger, heroes, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Island at the Top of the World (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Victorian gentleman hopes to find his long-lost son, who vanished whilst searching for a mysterious Viking community in a volcanic valley somewhere in uncharted Arctic regions. The gentleman puts together an expedition team to go on the search, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, suspense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, missing child, ancient mystery, adventurer, wilderness, rescue, killer whale, arctic, viking, danger, adventure, family ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: france, england, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Swallows and Amazons (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On holiday with their mother in the Lake District in 1929 four children are allowed to sail over to the nearby island in their boat Swallow and set up camp for a few days. They soon realise this has been the territory of two other girls who sail the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, camping, boat, children, family life, adventure, ship, family relations, holiday, gang, ocean or sea, family ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Black Stallion (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a ...
Style: serious, exciting, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse, rescue, survival, friendship, barn, shipwreck, training, poker, boy, island, adventure, family ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy and his dog, White Fang, must try to save the noble Haida tribe from evil white men in turn-of-the-century Alaska.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family, anti heroes, pets, friendship, daring rescue, wilderness, save the day, survival, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 477
Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Carlisle is a disillusioned 13-year old boy. His mother is always away at work since his father left. He decides to run away, as his mom won't miss him. As he is ready to leave, his nanny, convinces him to read this 'magic book'. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, nanny, mermaid, adventure, adventurer, mischievous children, family, young heroes, teenage life, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Captains Courageous (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Harvey Cheyne, Jr., second richest person in the world, orphaned and spoiled rotten, encounters a cigar and the sea on his way to England for boarding school. Seasick, over the rail for real, rescued by Dan Troop of a Gloucester fishing sailboat. ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sea, fishing, friendship, sailing, coming of age, adventure, adventurer, school, mischievous children, family, friends, father ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jason, a fearless sailor and explorer, returns to his home land of Thessaly after a long voyage to claim his rightful throne. He learns, however, that he must first find the magical Golden Fleece. To do so, he must embark on an epic quest fraught ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, ship, monster, greek mythology, skeleton, obsessive quest, supernatural, heroic mission, bravery, ocean or sea, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Treasure of Matecumbe (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In post-Civil War Kentucky, young David Burnic becomes the unexpected heir to the family secret, a map leading to buried treasure on the Florida isle of Matecumbe.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, buried treasure, adventure, chases and races, escapades, heroes, family, criminal heroes, anti heroes, gang, pirate ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 60K
Peter Pan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become the heroes of an even greater story, when Peter Pan flies into ...
Style: captivating, feel good, exciting, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, fairy, adventure, childhood, first love, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, mermaid, young heroes, island, youth, heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pippi in the South Seas (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pippi in the South Seas (original title is Pippi Långstrump på de sju haven) is a 1970 film, based on the eponymous children's books by Astrid Lindgren with the cast of the 1969 TV series. Pippi, with friends Tommy and Annika, adventures on ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, adventure, adventurer, horse, vacation, south seas, young heroes, family, rescue, save the day, treasure hunt ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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