Movies like Kim

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Kim (1984)
 6.3
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Kim (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's novel.
Style: semi serious
Plot: adventure, espionage, jungle, family, heroes, soldier, orphan, secret agents, adoption, good versus evil, adventurer, danger, society, heroic mission, political unrest, escapades, rivalry, rescue, child in peril, culture clash, undercover, state affairs, young heroes, daring rescue, spy ...
Place: india, england, europe, asia

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Most similar movies to Kim

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, serious and exciting films with plots about adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, family, rescue and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Kim: Kidnapped (2005), The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989), The Jungle Book (2016), Captains Courageous (1996), Marco Polo (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ⇓
95%
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their companions. News arrives that Lord and Lady Willoughby are missing and an ...
Style: serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, family, adventure, master and servant, escapades, youth, boarding school, family relations, child in peril, rescue, young heroes, orphan ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
69%
 7.4
 258K
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, semi serious, psychotronic, visually appealing, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, jungle, disney, wolf, feral child, animals, adventure, friendship, panther, dangerous animal, journey, wild animal ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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 ⇓
58%
 6.0
 1K
Marco Polo (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Assigned to accompany two priests on a mission to convert the court of Kublai Khan to Christianity, Marco Polo is abandoned in the mountains when the priests, doubting the very existence of China, turn back. Polo eventually pushes bravely forth ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Plot: adventurer, heroic mission, heroes, danger, leadership, dishonesty, rivalry, hopes, political unrest, culture clash, society, priest ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: asia, china, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 ⇓
49%
 5.6
 2K
Tai-Pan (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The film begins following the British victory of the first Opium War and the seizure of Hong Kong. Although the island is largely uninhabited and the terrain unfriendly, it has a large port that both the British government and various trading ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic
Plot: british colonial, rivalry, interracial relations, historical event, adventure, society, heroes, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, culture clash, martial arts, heroic mission ...
Time: 1840s, victorian era, 19th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia, europe, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Roald Dahl's Danny the Champion of the World (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Somewhere in England, in the Autumn of 1955, a widowed father and his son live an idyllic life together. Only their gas station happens to sit on a piece of land that a local developer wants to buy. And when he won't take no for an answer, and ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: father son relationship, poacher, single father, caning, child driving car, underdog, single parent, adventurer, social differences, parents and children, family life, contests and competitions ...
Time: 50s, year 1955, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 5K
Condorman (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Comic artist and writer Woody performs a simple courier operation for his friend Harry who works for the CIA. But when he successfully fends off hostile agents, he earns the respect of the beautiful Natalia, who requests his assistance for her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, espionage, boat chase, secret agents, mission, adventure, chase, family, disorder, heroic mission, adoption, working undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, former yugoslavia, monte carlo, yugoslavia, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 215
Blue Fin (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the children's novel by celebrated South Australian author 'Colin Thiele' , this is an emotional father and son story about tuna fishing of Southern Blue Fin tuna in South Australia's Port Lincoln fishing district. ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: ocean, family relations, youth, rescue, coming of age, family, adventure, escapades, young heroes, friends, ocean or sea, ship ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Isle Of Man, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mr. Conductor's supply of magic gold dust, which allows him to travel between Shining Time and Thomas's island, is critically low. Unfortunately, he doesn't know how to get more. Meanwhile, Thomas is fending off attacks by the nasty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, whimsical, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: train, friendship, family, adventure, danger, youth, adventurer, good versus evil, rivalry, young heroes, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 2000s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 921
Cheetah (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, 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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: cheetah, disney, child in peril, rhinoceros, poacher, teenage life, family, elephant, adventure, odd couple, orphan, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: kenya, africa, usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 6K
Andre (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The true story of how a marine seal named Andre befriended a little girl and her family, circa 1962.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, rescue, family relations, small town, family, orphan, social relations, disorder, best friends, getting home, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: humorous, semi serious, sweet, nostalgic, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: panda, family relations, adventure, family, poacher, adventurer, on the run, friends, disorder, animal life, parents and children, survival ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
 1K
Spymate (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Amelia, a young genius and daughter of a top secret agent, unknowingly invents a contraption that makes her the target of an evil scientist.
Style: not serious, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: spy, working undercover, secret agents, save the world, adventure, heroes, danger, mad scientist, family, animal life, disorder, espionage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Littlest Horse Thieves (1976)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When the owner of a Yorkshire coal-mine decides to mechanize to increase profits, the mine's pit ponies are scheduled to be destroyed. So, three children plan to steal them to keep them safe. But when they're caught, it's up to the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: coal mining, pony, youth, anti heroes, adventure, heroes, daring rescue, fighting the system, danger, good versus evil, young heroes, family ...
Time: 70s, 90s
Place: europe, england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Belstone Fox (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the novel "The Ballad of the Belstone Fox", this heartwarming film chronicles the life of a fox much smarter than the dogs that hunt him. In fact, they never could catch him!
Audience: family outing
Plot: fox hunt, hound dog, fox, captivity, friends, family relations, escapades, on the run, orphan, family, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Merlin: The Return (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Merlin: The Return" is the story of the battle between good and evil. The dark forces of Mordred are pitted against the mythical sorcery of Merlin. Mordred and his mother Morgana have been imprisoned in another world for the past 1500 ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, true love, folk hero, adventure, danger, rescue, rivalry, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, friendship, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Where the River Runs Black (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned boy who was raised in the Amazon jungle is brought back to civilization by a priest who knows his father.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: jungle, dolphins, priest, feral child, young heroes, escapades, adventurer, youth, clergy, coming of age, heroes, orphan ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ...
Style: semi serious, tense, exciting, stylized, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, jungle, treasure, fall in love, fish out of water, survival, orphan, friendship, feral child, self discovery, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 90s, victorian era
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 4K
Ivanhoe (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, tense, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, heroes, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, romance, jousting, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
For the Love of Benji (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Benji is lost and becomes a stray animal in Athens, Greece, trying to reunite with his family while secret agents pursue him, trying to get a formula which was glued to his paw in order to get it past customs.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, espionage, pets, family, friendship, danger, heroes, family relations, friends, disorder, animal life, heroic mission ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe, crete, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: One of puppet-maker Geppetto's creations comes magically to life. This puppet, Pinocchio, has one major desire and that is to become a real boy someday. In order to accomplish this goal he has to learn to act responsibly. This film shows you ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, fish out of water, friendship, heroes, rescue, danger, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 18th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sharpe's Challenge (2006)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Sean Bean is back as the swashbuckling hero in Sharpe's Challenge, an action packed mini-series to be shot on location in Rajasthan, India. Two years after the Duke of Wellington crushes Napoleon at Waterloo, dispatches from India tell of a ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotshot hero, soldier, rivalry, heroic mission, battlefield, daring rescue, state affairs, investigation, war, escapades, danger, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
War of the Buttons (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK, France, Japan, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The children of Ballydowse and Carrickdowse engage in battles where they cut of the buttons, shoe-laces and underwear of their captured opponents. This is to get the boys in trouble with their parents. They go to battle in mass groups of dozens, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, contemplative ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rivalry, friendship, adventure, family, coming of age, mischievous children, leadership, society, heroes, youth, friends, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 391
The Snow Queen (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When Gerda befriends penniless Kay their growing friendship is cut short as one cold winter night a fragment of glass pierces Kay's eye, turning his heart cold. Enchanted by the Snow Queen he is swept away on her chariot over the glittering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, sincere, captivating
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, rivalry, daring rescue, youth, danger, escapades, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.7
 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 ⇓
28%
 6.1
 524
Living Free (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Elsa's three mischievious cubs begin wreaking havok on the nearby villages, Joy and her husband are forced to move them hundreds of miles to a game preserve.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, lion cub, escapades, adventurer, adventure, getting home, danger, family, heroes, hopes, pets, family life ...
Time: 70s
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.5
 672
The King Maker (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1547 Fernando De Gama, a young "Soldier of Fortune" from Portugal, set sail for the ient in an effort to find a man who murdered his father and, with luck, like many of their compatriots, to make his fortune. A vicious storm in the Indian ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, rough, based on supposedly true story ...
Plot: state affairs, dishonesty, adventurer, treasure hunt, royal family, romance, adventure, rivalry, love and romance, master warrior, manhunt, intrigue ...
Time: 16th century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%