Movies like How to Train Your Dragon

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How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
 8.1
 639K
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, and instead befriends the beast – which he names Toothless – much to the chagrin of his warrior father
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, atmospheric, touching, sentimental, fairy tale, semi serious, clever, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, family, imaginary, happy ending, vikings, warrior, imaginary kingdom, training, foe turned friend, heroes, animal training, friends, courage, creature, journey, human animal relationship, young kid, teamwork, legends and myths, teenage hero, good versus evil, danger, battle ...
Place: scandinavia

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Most similar movies to How to Train Your Dragon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about adventure, family, escapades, danger, friendship, heroes and computer animation mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like How to Train Your Dragon: Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012), Big Hero 6 (2014), Brave (2012), The Croods (2013), Monsters, Inc. (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The thrilling second chapter of the epic How To Train Your Dragon trilogy brings back the fantastical world of Hiccup and Toothless five years later. While Astrid, Snotlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races (the ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, warrior, best friends, family, youth, legends and myths, save the day, sacrifice, villain, rescue, death of husband ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, young heroes, imaginary, adventure, animal training, friends, island, training, family, imaginary kingdom, viking, challenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 392K
Big Hero 6 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Style: exciting, humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, disney, robot, adventure, superhero, imaginary, young heroes, good versus evil, boy genius, family, androids and robots, friends ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 357K
Brave (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer, Mérida one day defies a sacred custom of the land and inadvertently ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, light, touching, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: happy ending, princess, kingdom, witch, disney, adventure, queen, magical, archery, royal family, curses spells and rituals, bear ...
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight ...
Style: captivating, exciting, atmospheric, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: owl, talking animals, good versus evil, adventure, family, heroic mission, heroes, in the woods, imaginary, birds, imaginary kingdom, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: As Hiccup fulfills his dream of creating a peaceful dragon utopia, Toothless’ discovery of an untamed, elusive mate draws the Night Fury away. When danger mounts at home and Hiccup’s reign as village chief is tested, both dragon and rider must ...
Style: captivating, humorous, exciting, touching
Audience: kids
Plot: dragon, adventure, friends, viking, fantasy world, flying, sword and fantasy, fight, vengeance, love and romance, ship, kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 183K
The Croods (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world's first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, survival, youth, journey, disney, family life, cave, parents and children, family relations, family, cavemen, caveman ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric, ancient world, prehistoric times ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 779K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: sweet, funny, feel good, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: monster, friendship, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, fear, invisibility, friends, kidnapping, villain, fish out of water, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 8.3
 845K
Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, humorous, exciting, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: toys, friendship, adventure, friends, jealousy, rescue, teamwork, rivalry, family, cowboy, foe turned friend, dinosaur ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Rise of the Guardians (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces for the first time to protect the hopes, beliefs and imagination of children all over the world.
Style: exciting, touching, fairy tale, colourful, serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: fairy, adventure, good versus evil, santa claus, belief, childhood, imaginary, legends and myths, holiday, friendship, dreams, heroes ...
Place: saint petersburg, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, stylized, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: chosen one, young heroes, supernatural ability, friendship, magical, good versus evil, journey, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, forces of nature, friends ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.5
 401K
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero, but transforming the unsleek slacker into a brave warrior won't be easy. It's up to Master ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: mentor, chosen one, kung fu, adventure, goofy hero, martial arts, tiger, panda, monkey, transformation, talking animals, warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 550K
Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, touching, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, adventure, disney, family, supernatural ability, magical, snow, love and romance, royal family, queen, imaginary, sisters ...
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother in a country house that, in two days, will be repossessed, torn down, and ...
Style: feel good, exciting, stylized, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: fairy, fantasy world, family, adventure, young heroes, friendship, heroes, disappearance, family relations, good versus evil, imaginary, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: africa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dragon Prince (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
Story: An extraordinary discovery inspires two human princes and an elven assassin to team up on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands.
Style: captivating, exciting, feel good, enigmatic
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, elf, magic, adventure, prince, sword and sorcery, imaginary kingdom, heir to the throne, save the kingdom, black magic, conflict, exile ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 617K
The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, adventure, secret identity, disney, good versus evil, superhuman powers, family, secret, heroes, villain, parents and children, lawsuit ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 98K
Epic (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group characters in order to save their world -- and ours.
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary, imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, friendship, teenage life, protector, save the kingdom, young heroes, birds, family, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: An ancient myth of a massive creature sparks the curiosity of Tinker Bell and her good friend Fawn, an animal fairy who’s not afraid to break the rules to help an animal in need. But this creature is not welcome in Pixie Hollow — and the scout ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, fairy tale, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, young heroes, rescue, dangerous animal, in the woods, happy ending, fantasy world, danger, tomboy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 423K
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: touching, humorous, sentimental, not serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, friendship, ice, family, unlikely friendships, caveman, creature, journey, life risking, bonding, odd couple ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Arthur answers a distress call from Princess Selenia, who is menaced by the nefarious Maltazard.
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, touching, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: fairy, young heroes, adventure, youth, good versus evil, save the day, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, escapades, family, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A heart-warming tale about friendship, honour & courage, which sees a young boy become a man as he embarks on a quest to become a knight.
Style: semi serious, uplifting, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, friendship, honor, follow your dream, save the day, obsessive quest, knight, courage, escapades, danger, army, bravery ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dragon, king arthur, good versus evil, camelot, knight, rescue, heroic mission, royal family, blindness, friendship, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.1
 910K
Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, sweet, touching, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, shark, family, rescue, missing child, odd couple, fish, father son relationship, underwater, courage, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 241K
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: martial arts, adventure, mentor, master warrior, danger, goofy hero, talking animals, family, mission, chosen one, villain, warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: During a summer stay on the mainland, Tinker Bell is accidentally discovered while investigating a little girl's fairy house. As the other fairies, led by the brash Vidia, launch a daring rescue in the middle of a fierce storm, Tink develops a ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fairy, imaginary kingdom, rescue, friendship, mischievous children, heroes, disorder, danger, friends, human, countryside, summer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 589K
Shrek (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, witty, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: princess, adventure, dragon, opposites attract, love and romance, friendship, save the princess, swamp, reluctant partners, ogre, courage, odd couple ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 159K
Lilo & Stitch (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A lonely Hawaiian girl named Lilo is being raised by her older sister, Nani, after their parents die -- under the watch of social worker Cobra Bubbles. When Lilo adopts a funny-looking dog and names him "Stitch," she doesn't realize ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, adoption, adventure, orphan, friendship, family relations, experiment, odd couple, rescue, good versus evil, fish out of water, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mighty Zeus brings Hercules' mother, Alcmene, to Mount Olympus, and Hercules, believing she has been kidnapped, leads a rescue mission to save her. Zeus' jealous wife, Hera, decides that it should now be her time to rule the universe. Hera ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, danger, escapades, hercules, supernatural ability, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, family relations, superhuman powers, save the day ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A blue harvest moon will rise, allowing the fairies to use a precious moonstone to restore the Pixie Dust Tree, the source of all their magic. But when Tinker Bell accidentally puts all of Pixie Hollow in jeopardy, she must venture out across the ...
Style: feel good, sweet, sincere, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, friendship, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, magic, mischievous children, supernatural, small town, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 12K
Dragon Hunters (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Dragon Hunters is a fantastic tale telling the adventures of two dragon hunters: the world has become a vast conglomerate of islands of varying size and shape. This babbling universe is mainly peopled with ruthless rogues, surly peasants and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, atmospheric
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: dragon, misfit partners, adventurer, save the world, knight, rivalry, danger, heroic mission, imaginary, obsessive quest, adventure, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%