Movies like The Jungle Book 1994

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The Jungle Book (1994)
 6.0
 15K
The Jungle Book (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Raised by wild animals since childhood, Mowgli is drawn away from the jungle by the beautiful Kitty. But Mowgli must eventually face corrupt Capt. Boone, who wants both Kitty's hand and the treasures of Monkey City – a place only Mowgli can find.
Style: exciting, tense, semi serious, stylized, intense, entertaining, melancholic, light, fairy tale, earnest ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, fish out of water, survival, orphan, friendship, feral child, treasure, self discovery, escapades, fall in love, adventurer, danger, disorder, rescue, tiger, wilderness, treasure hunt, kidnapping, one against many, british, bear, panther, human animal relationship, heroes ...
Time: 90s, victorian era
Place: africa

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Most similar movies to The Jungle Book

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out entertaining, semi serious, exciting and light films with plots about family, adventure, escapades, danger, heroes, destiny and dialogue mostly in Adventure, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like The Jungle Book: Benji (1974), George of the Jungle (1997), Jumanji (1995), Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967), Zeus and Roxanne (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 238K
The Jungle Book (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.
Style: serious, intense, entertaining, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, jungle, adventure, friendship, dangerous animal, good versus evil, family, feral child, animals, mischievous children, courage, revenge ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this exciting live-action adventure, young Mowgli, an orphan raised by wolves, is spotted by a scout for a giant circus. Accompanied by a cruel hunter and a snake charmer, the scout sets out to trap Mowgli. But with the help of Baloo the bear and ...
Style: semi serious, light, melancholic, surreal, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, chase, monkey, circus, boy, bear, family, adventure, rivalry, friendship, rescue, danger ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, rescue, family, mischievous children, kids in trouble, dangerous animal, friends, adventure, youth, danger, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 4K
Benji (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Benji is a stray who has nonetheless worked his way into the hearts of a number of the townspeople, who give him food and attention whenever he stops by. His particular favorites are a pair of children who feed and play with him against the wishes ...
Style: sentimental, tense, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: rescue, dog, animal actor, kidnapping, friendship, hostage, family, adventure, danger, youth, longing, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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George of the Jungle (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Baby George got into a plane crash in a jungle, stayed alive and was adopted by a wise ape. Ursula Stanhope, US noble woman is saved from death on safari by grown-up George, and he takes her to jungle to live with him. He slowly learns a rules of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, clever, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, gorilla, fish out of water, rescue, air disaster, adventure, goofy hero, friendship, family, elephant, kidnapping, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, africa, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
 265K
Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, getting home, parallel world, young heroes, mischievous children, danger, family, time travel, disappearance, board game, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 90s, 60s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A heartwarming Disney classic in which a cougar, who was rescued as a cub and raised by a group of loggers in the Pacific Northwest, reverts back to his natural instincts, leading to hilarious (and dangerous) consequences.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, wilderness, orphan, adventure, family, adoption, moral dilemma, social differences, danger, getting home, young heroes, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, survival, anti heroes, family relations, legends and myths, daring rescue, friends, danger, treasure hunt, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1890s, 80s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Zeus and Roxanne (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mary Beth is a marine biologist that gets annoyed when a dog called Zeus stows aboard her research boat. Nevertheless she is intrigued when the intrusive canine makes best-friends with her captive dolphin, Roxanne. She falls in love with Zeus's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, rescue, single parent, opposites attract, friendship, family, romance, best friends, danger, youth, fall in love, pets ...
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: survival, wilderness, rescue, family, adventure, adoption, animal life, cliche, signal, danger, youth, heroes ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: exciting, humorous, not serious, feel good, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: treasure hunt, island, treasure, puppet, adventure, puppets, pirate, family, ship, rescue, escapades, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Far Off Place (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thrown together under incredible circumstances, two strangers must discover courage and strength when they begin a journey across the treacherous African desert! Equipped only with their wits and the expertise of a native bushman who befriends them, ...
Style: gloomy, touching, exciting, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids
Plot: desert, survival, friendship, explosion, chases and races, adventurer, adventure, elephant, family, teenage life, murder, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, alaska, australia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, survival, friendship, adventure, animal life, family, youth, on the run, rescue, heroic mission, escapades, nature ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A family film about Nikki, a half-wolf, half-dog raised in the Yukon during the gold rush era. After being separated from her master, Nikki must fend for herself amidst bears, the harsh Yukon weather, and a trapper who wants her skin.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wilderness, canadian, forces of nature, escapades, daring rescue, friends, young heroes, babies and infants, getting home, family, adventurer, orphan ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mighty Joe Young (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: As a child living in Africa, Jill Young saw her mother killed while protecting wild gorillas from poachers led by Andrei Strasser. Now an adult, Jill cares for an orphaned gorilla named Joe -- who, due to a genetic anomaly, is 15 feet tall. When ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, intense, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, chase, adventure, friendship, gorilla, dangerous animal, beast, danger, human sacrifice, animal, poacher, giant animal ...
Place: africa, california, los angeles, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend (1985)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paleontologist and her husband discover a mother and baby brontosaurus in Africa, try to protect them from hunters who want to capture them.
Style: serious, idiotic, humorous, ridiculous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: jungle, dinosaur, family, adventure, rescue, adventurer, wilderness, misfit, rivalry, good versus evil, survival, getting home ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Amazing Panda Adventure (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Far from home in the lush bamboo forests of China, ten-year-old Ryan Tyler, with the help of a young girl, goes on a wonderful journey to rescue a baby panda taken by poachers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, scary, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, family, poacher, panda, on the run, survival, friends, family relations, parents and children, adventurer, animal life, disorder ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
 61K
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: feel good, exciting, captivating, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, pirate, adventure, first love, childhood, imaginary, mermaid, imaginary kingdom, parents and children, fantasy world, island, young heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, dog, cat, pets, wilderness, fish out of water, journey, adventure, survival, family, talking animals, getting home ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: cross country, nevada, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the pets accidentally get separated from their vacationing owners, Chance, Shadow, and Sassy navigate the mean streets of San Francisco, trying to find their home across the Golden Gate Bridge. But the road is blocked by a series of hazards, ...
Style: exciting, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: airport, rescue, pets, family, adventure, partners, odd couple, misfit, urban, family relations, friends, escapades ...
Time: 1990s
Place: california, canada, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 761
Cheetah (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An American boy and girl, spending six months in Kenya with their scientist parents adopt a cheetah, only to realize that they must set it loose so that it can learn to hunt and be free. However, when the animal is captured by poachers planning to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, romantic, twist ending ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: poacher, cheetah, rhinoceros, teenage life, disney, family, elephant, adventure, friendship, heroes, pets, getting home ...
Time: 80s
Place: kenya, africa, usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: desert, friendship, kidnapping, horse, adventure, family, danger, youth, rivalry, race against time, chases and races, friends ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, unlikely couple, adventure, opposites attract, escapades, map, danger, romance, chase, treasure, gem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Benji the Hunted (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benji has become stranded on a remote island after a boating accident. He finds himself struggling to survive in the wilderness, avoiding close encounters with a wolf, a bear, and a territorial female cougar with her cub.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, lost at sea, cougar, hunter, family, adventure, parents and children, family relations, escapades, couple relations, love and romance, orphan ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a plea-bargain to clear their school records, a group of misfit teens ventures into the majestic but unforgiving wilderness to help a young naturalist save the vanishing wolves. After they encountered unexpected incident, they are aided by the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, misfit, adventurer, rescue, family life, animal life, teenage life, heroes, friends, survival, danger, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
White Wolves: A Cry in the Wild II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A two-week trek through the Cascade Mountains tries the survival instincts of five adventurous teenagers. At first, it's all a good time. Shooting the rapids, exploring caves and making new friends. But when an accident occurs, Mother Nature ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: wilderness, cave, wolf, heroes, youth, danger, treasure hunt, adventure, family relations, forces of nature, family life, animal life ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: feel good, semi serious, scenic, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: survival, adventure, danger, rescue, airplane, poacher, pilot, polar bear, family, escapades, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 1990s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 211K
Hook (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see Granny Wendy in London, where the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: duel, fairy, adventure, kidnapping, family, good versus evil, rescue, pirate, self discovery, childhood, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century
Place: big ben london, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 68K
Inkheart (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, touching, stylized, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, family, imaginary, parents and children, book, young heroes, disappearance, real world, fictional reality, eavesdropping, magic ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, fishing, sea, friendship, sailing, school, danger, pirate, youth, self discovery, on the run, orphan ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%