Movies like Shipwrecked

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Shipwrecked (1990)
 6.7
 3K
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: exciting, feel good, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, ship, island, rescue, child in peril, stowaway, survival, adventure, gang, family, heroes, against the odds, adventurer, danger, heroic mission, escapades, coming of age, rivalry, daring rescue, treasure hunt, boy, stranded on an island, pirate ship, sailor, teenager ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s
Place: england, europe, norway

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Most similar movies to Shipwrecked

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, humorous and feel good films with plots about adventure, danger, heroes, escapades, family, island and pirate mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Shipwrecked: The Sea Gypsies (1978), Storm Bound (2007), In Search of the Castaways (1962), Treasure Island (1972), Treasure Island (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: stowaway, island, wilderness, survival, shipwreck, pelican, family, journalism, pirate, daring rescue, dangerous animal, confined ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa, seattle, seattle washington
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100%
 6.3
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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: exciting, atmospheric, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: ship, island, adventure, heroes, survival, isolation, fall in love, danger, youth, confined, escapades, ocean ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: humorous, semi serious, scenic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, pirate, treasure hunt, ship, family, survival, missing person, heroic mission, rescue, friendship, young heroes, danger ...
Time: 60s, 19th century, victorian era, 1850s
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Treasure Island (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ship, island, treasure hunt, betrayal, heroes, dishonesty, danger, rivalry, adventure, family, pirate, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, heroes, treasure hunt, traitor, child hero, castaway, lost treasure, danger, imaginary, master villain, adventurer, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 17K
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, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, animals, wilderness, survival, friendship, animal life, family, heroic mission, on the run, rescue, escapades, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The New Swiss Family Robinson (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Angelino Jack Robinson gets a new job in Australia, he decides to take his sissy wife Ann, brave sons Shane and Todd and wining daughter Elisabeth 'Lizzy' by sailing yacht from Hong Kong to Syndney. The gun he gets thrown in by ...
Style: serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, pirate, adventure, treasure hunt, family in danger, desert, survival, fish out of water, family life, isolation, child in peril, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 33K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, 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, captivating, scenic, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: island, young heroes, exotic island, family relations, adventure, danger, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, poacher, isolation, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, indonesia, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: serious, exciting, intense, captivating, talky
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure map, ship, treasure hunt, adventurer, obsessive quest, daring rescue, young heroes, heroes, rebelliousness, danger, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Kidnapped (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Kidnapped is a two-part BBC television adaptation of the 1893 novel of the same name by Robert Louis Stevenson. The show is directed by Brendan Maher and stars James Anthony Pearson as Davie Balfour and Iain Glen as Alan Breck. Attempting to claim ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: orphan, kidnapping, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, pirate, adventure, adventurer, daring rescue, rescue, danger ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 8K
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: exciting, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: pirate, ship, sea, rescue, betrayal, heroes, dishonesty, adventurer, danger, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry ...
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: emotional, touching, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: survival, wilderness, adventure, boy dog relationship, pets, friendship, dog, teenage life, danger, youth, young heroes, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: airplane, stowaway, island, castaway, aviation, space and aliens, misfit, dangerous animal, heroes, young heroes, escapades, danger ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: realistic, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: sailing, coming of age, spoiled brat, fishing, sea, friendship, rescue, escapades, orphan, danger, on the run, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, family relations, camping, boat, children, siblings relations, family life, friendship, family, youth, gang, ship ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 714
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, danger, survival, daring rescue, family relations, family in danger, adventure, isolation, family life, estrangement, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, buried treasure, treasure, anti hero, cons and scams, gang, rivalry, chase, chases and races, crimes, criminal heroes, family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: touching, sentimental, serious, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: horse, survival, rescue, friendship, family relations, poker, barn, desert island, training, shipwreck, horse race, island ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, unusual plot structure, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, wilderness, family, friendship, survival, escapades, anti heroes, pets, young heroes, anti hero, americana, treasure hunt ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1890s, 80s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, feel good, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: puppet, treasure hunt, island, young heroes, treasure, pirate, adventure, puppets, family, ship, escapades, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: pirate, heroes, adventurer, family relations, family, escapades, adventure, youth, danger, young heroes, rescue, family life ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Told from Mowgli's point of view, it's the story of how a boy became a mancub and a mancub became a man.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, jungle, dangerous animal, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, escapades, family, coming of age, youth, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 5K
Alaska (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jake Barnes and his two kids, Sean and Jessie, have moved to Alaska after his wife died. He is a former airline pilot now delivering toilet paper across the mountains. During an emergency delivery in a storm his plane goes down somewhere in the ...
Style: sweet, light, captivating, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, survival, family relations, danger, rescue, siblings relations, escapades, parents and children, mountain, polar bear, pilot, poacher ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, ghost, treasure hunt, treasure map, single parent, pirate, heroes, rivalry, dealing with death, rescue, friends, escapades ...
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 549
Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, mermaid, nanny, pirate, treasure map, escapades, rivalry, mischievous children, on the run, heroes, young heroes, danger ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 2K
Jumping Ship (2001)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joseph, Matthew and Andrew Lawrence (TV's Brotherly Love) star in this thrilling, action-packed sequel to the Disney Channel Original Movie Horse Sense. It's first-class adventure on the high seas for Michael Woods (Joseph Lawrence) and ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, chase, danger, siblings relations, parents and children, resort, family life, island, disorder, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, suspense
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, wilderness, danger, adventurer, rescue, arctic, viking, ancient mystery, archaeologist, missing child, killer whale, survival ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 90s
Place: london, england, france, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 66K
Peter Pan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA, New Zealand
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, exciting, fairy tale, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: fairy, fantasy world, adventure, imaginary, childhood, children, pirate, magic, first love, mermaid, imaginary kingdom, island ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 life, treasure hunt, danger, family, family relations, rivalry, best friends, escapades, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man who stops into a foster home to drop off some donations soon tells the kids a story about two teenage friends who uncover a long-lost medallion that transports them back in time.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, adventurer, danger, teenage life, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, escapades, young heroes, heroes, magic, child protagonist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%