Movies like Penguins of Madagascar

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Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
 6.7
 72K
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, light, entertaining, not serious, funny, clever, witty, colourful, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, espionage, friendship, working undercover, buddies, escapades, danger, rescue, talking animals, penguins, animals, family, heroes, friends, save the world, animal life, wilderness, disorder, undercover, master villain, verbal byplay, anthropomorphism, revenge, spy, wolf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, venice, shanghai, shanghai china, antarctica, rio de janeiro

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Most similar movies to Penguins of Madagascar

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, clever, entertaining and funny films with plots about family, adventure, friends, disorder, escapades, storytelling and mentor mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Penguins of Madagascar: Madagascar (2005), Over the Hedge (2006), Ice Age (2002), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), Open Season 2 (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Penguins of Madagascar (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The Penguins of Madagascar is an American CGI animated television series airing on Nickelodeon. It stars nine characters from the DreamWorks Animation animated film Madagascar: The penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Private, and Rico; the lemurs King ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: birds, friendship, adventure, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, escapades, plan gone awry, friends, animal life, danger, leader ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.9
 326K
Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, island, rescue, jungle, danger, adventure, wilderness, journey, animal life, giraffe, zebra, hippopotamus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, antarctica, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 142K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: squirrel, rescue, turtle, adventure, animal life, heroic mission, resourceful, environmentalism, cons and scams, fight back, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 395K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, friendship, ice, family, caveman, life risking, bonding, odd couple, squirrel, creature, iceberg ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French ...
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: circus, getting home, family, adventure, friendship, escapades, verbal byplay, getting along, dimwit, on the road, villain, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, africa, atlantic ocean, monte carlo, rome italy ...
⇓ 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, not serious, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: friendship, escape, jungle, survival, shark, dance, hippopotamus, jealousy, hunger, zebra, zoo, volcano ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 20K
Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, funny, not serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: animal life, adventure, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, forest, talking animals, odd couple, disorder, getting home, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.7
 24K
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: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: squirrel, heist, family, friendship, crime gone awry, friends, unlikely partners, fish out of water, chase, betrayal, talking animals, rat ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 101K
Flushed Away (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: London high-society mouse, Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets the resourceful Rita, the rodent-hating Toad and his faithful thugs, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: boat, getting home, frog, friendship, heroic mission, mouse, rivalry, disorder, lifestyle change, fish out of water, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 77K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, rescue, animal life, adventure, buddies, partners, danger, bear, wilderness, fish out of water, hunting, hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.3
 831K
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, exciting, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: follow your dream, adventure, friendship, family, dreams, friends, dog, journey, obsessive quest, loneliness, aging, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero ...
Style: humorous, feel good, melancholic, clever, funny ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: family, mischievous children, adventure, friendship, buddies, elementary school, escapades, save the day, urban, danger, children, greed ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 136K
Cars 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: car race, friendship, car chase, adventure, undercover, fish out of water, best friend, friends, espionage, family, chases and races, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: big ben london, atlantic ocean, france, paris france, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Escape from Planet Earth (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: alien, astronaut, mysterious planet, adventure, danger, daring rescue, space and aliens, benign alien, master villain, rescue, escape, monsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, airplane, adventure, friends, firefighter, danger, friendship, aviation, love, national park, underdog, family ...
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 39K
G-Force (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A team of trained secret agent animals, guinea pigs Darwin, Juarez, Blaster, mole Speckles, and fly Mooch takes on a mission for the US government to stop evil Leonard Saber, who plans to destroy the world with household appliances. But the ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, adventure, espionage, heroic mission, partners, good versus evil, save the world, chases and races, special agents, government agency, animal life, secret agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 22K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 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, light, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: zoo, jungle, survival, fish out of water, rescue, lion, adventure, family, friendship, heroic mission, danger, escapades ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 126K
Bee Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, individualism, lawsuit, unlikely friendships, talking animals, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 86K
Home (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, alien, imaginary, save the world, benign alien, escapades, alien invasion, danger, odd couple, family, disney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: cross country, usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Aliens in the Attic (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of kids must protect their vacation home from invading aliens.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: evil alien, alien encounter, buddies, teenage life, friends, young heroes, adventure, space and aliens, supernatural, battles, alien, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Norm of the North (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stereoscopic 3D animated family film "Norm" tells the story of the titular polar bear and his three Arctic lemming buddies, who are forced out into the world once their icy home begins melting and breaking apart. Landing in New York, ...
Style: humorous, colourful, captivating, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, polar bear, friendship, adventure, escapades, disorder, environmentalism, fish out of water, life turned upside down, rescue, ship, seal the animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 19K
Yogi Bear (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker travels to Jellystone Park to shoot a project and soon crosses paths with Yogi Bear, his sidekick Boo-Boo, and Ranger Smith.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: picnic, bear, family, adventure, save the day, environmental health, escapades, love and romance, reluctant partners, partners, buddies, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 6K
Zambezia (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city of "Zambezia" where he discovers the truth about his ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: animal life, adventure, danger, heroes, teaching the ways of the world, save the day, bird, family, friends, wilderness, adolescence vs adulthood, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 71K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, 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 ...
Style: humorous, comic, feel good, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, cat, pets, rescue, disorder, animal life, dog, tv host, animal shelter, adaptation, happy ending, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 21K
Free Birds (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this irreverent, hilarious, adventurous buddy comedy for audiences of all ages, directed by Jimmy Hayward (Horton Hears a Who!), two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, thanksgiving, changing the past or future, turkey the bird, birds, adventure, escapades, imaginary, reluctant partners, disorder, friends, holiday ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: mouse, friendship, skyscraper, family, bird, falcon, adventure, escapades, couple relations, daring rescue, heroic mission, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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, humorous, funny, colourful, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, friendship, adventure, elephant, rescue, determination, family, friends, fantasy world, goofy hero, save the day, heroic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 215K
Finding Dory (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: underwater, fish, memory loss, adventure, friendship, amnesia, family, ocean, self doubt, teamwork, reunion, octopus ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Open Season 3 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Boog, Elliot, and their forest friends return with an all-new adventure, this time in a Big Top Circus! The comedy begins when Boog's pals choose their family obligations over the annual guy's trip, and a disappointed Boog decides to take ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: circus, friends, rescue, goofy hero, escapades, switching roles, fall in love, family, nothing goes right, friendship, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Now, we find the rowdy extraterrestrial getting used to life with his new ohana. However, a malfunction in the ultimate creation of Dr. Jumba soon emerges, which reinstates his destructive programming and threatens to both ruin his friendship with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, touching, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, benign alien, adventure, heroes, danger, space and aliens, rivalry, pet, family, adoption, odd couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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