Movies like The Day of the Crows

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The Day of the Crows (2012)
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The Day of the Crows (2012)
Original name: Le Jour des Corneilles
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a cabin of the deep of the forest, a child and his father leas a wild and hard life in utmost isolation. The child grows up fearing and admiring his father, with the ghosts haunting the forest as his only companions. Until the day he discovers the neighbouring village and meets a young girl there, Manon. At her side, he discovers that love exists. From then on he won't cease to search for the place where his father's love for him is hiding.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: ghost, village, supernatural, life turned upside down, fish out of water, youth, family, family relations, parents and children, fall in love, isolation, in the woods, single parent, disorder, friendship, father son relationship, feral child, wilderness, confined, misfit, love and romance, coming of age, uneducated, nature, forest ...

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Most similar movies to The Day of the Crows

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about youth, friendship, friends, family, family relations, disorder and imaginary mostly in Animation, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Day of the Crows: Bambi II (2006), A Letter to Momo (2011), My Beautiful Girl, Mari (2002), The Velveteen Rabbit (2009), Casper: A Spirited Beginning (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bambi II (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Return to the forest and join Bambi as he reunites with his father, The Great Prince, who must now raise the young fawn on his own. But in the adventure of a lifetime, the proud parent discovers there is much he can learn from his spirited young son.
Style: sincere, touching, feel good, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: deer, friendship, talking animals, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, wilderness, self discovery, in the woods, animals, family relations, friends, forest ...
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100%
A Letter to Momo (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Clinging to an unfinished letter written by her recently deceased father, young Momo moves with her mother from bustling Tokyo to the remote Japanese island of Shio. Upon their arrival, she begins to explore her new habitat, meeting local children ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: family outing
Plot: supernatural, family relations, ghost, teenage life, island, starting over, self discovery, imaginary character, life turned upside down, parents and children, family, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Beautiful Girl, Mari (2002)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kim Nam-woo struggles through life as people around him constantly leave him; his best friend, Jun-ho, is going to study in Seoul and in some ways his widowed mother is "leaving" him too by paying more attention to her new boyfriend. To ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, touching
Plot: brother, friends, youth, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, coming of age, friendship, parallel world, single parent, village life, village, change of luck ...
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day - The Movie (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A year has passed since Menma's ghostly return to the Super Peace Busters. Although the time they spent together during that summer was short, the five members reminisce about what happened as they each write a letter to their lost friend.
Style: psychological, emotional, serious, stylized, touching ...
Plot: friendship, supernatural, ghost, love triangle, teenage love, coming of age, unrequited love, youth, high school life, teenage life, fall in love, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Velveteen Rabbit (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lonely boy wins over his distant father and strict grandmother with help from a brave velveteen rabbit whose one wish is to become a real rabbit someday
Style: feel good, fairy tale, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: children, family relations, friendship, imaginary, objects come to life, family life, escapades, youth, love, imaginary kingdom, christmas, gift ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Casper: A Spirited Beginning (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A prequel to the first animated/live-action Casper feature, Casper: A Spirited Beginning introduces the friendliest ghost you'll ever know and explains how Casper met and befriended the other ghouls at Applegate Manor. After being stranded, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, fish out of water, friendship, single father, father son relationship, afterlife, teacher student relationship, misfit, young heroes, good versus evil, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on a bestselling preteen novel of the same title that has sold more than 1 million copies in Korea, “Leafie, A Hen into the Wild” is about a laying hen named Leafie who is destined to live the “same old” repetitive life confined on the ...
Style: touching, serious, exciting, sincere, thought provoking
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: parents and children, animal life, friendship, danger, anthropomorphism, escapades, adventure, wilderness, family, family relations, dangerous animal, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Around June (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A love story set in the shadow of the shipyards of San Francisco. A young woman living with her much adored uncle Henry and domineering, abusive father, meets a penniless illegal immigrant, whose love gives her the insight and courage to finally ...
Style: uplifting, serious, emotional, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, self discovery, love affair, human spirit, youth, love and romance, immigrants, parents and children, fall in love, young lovers, hopes, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Halloween Tree (1993)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Four children learn the origins of Halloween customs while trying to save the life of their friend.
Style: exciting, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: halloween, escapades, ancient mystery, ghost, friends, youth, supernatural, disorder, legends and myths, old dark house, family, tombs and skeletons ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, stylized, melancholic, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: princess, emperor, coming of age, parents and children, friendship, family relations, youth, japanese woman, adolescence, female protagonist, dream, falling from height ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina (2002)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Voiced by Elijah Wood, Jennifer Love Hewitt and others, this film features Tom Thumb and Thumbelina, the tiny, famed fairy-tale favorites, who are together for the first time in this heartwarming, magical musical story about courage and ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disorder, fish out of water, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, misfit, danger, hopes, youth, family relations, imaginary kingdom, cinderella story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Franklin and the Turtle Lake Treasure (2006)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, France, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When his Granny comes down with a mysterious ailment, Franklin and his friends must search for the treasure of Turtle Lake. This is said to be a talisman that can cure the illness.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: turtle, adventurer, mischievous children, heroes, young heroes, escapades, orphan, danger, adventure, youth, treasure hunt, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
When Marnie Was There (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Upon being sent to live with relatives in the countryside due to an illness, an emotionally distant adolescent girl becomes obsessed with an abandoned mansion and infatuated with a girl who lives there - a girl who may or may not be real.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, childhood, countryside, teenage life, loneliness, self discovery, young girl, dream, estate, village, photograph, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, hokkaido, tokyo, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Pinocchio (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: The Little Wooden Toy. The unforgettable story of a little wooden boy who longs with all his heart to become real. When a small spark of magic escapes from the Blue Fairy's home, it travels down toy maker Gepetto's chimney, bringing one ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, disorder, family relations, friends, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, miraculous event, wish come true, wizards and magicians, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Casper's Haunted Christmas (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kibosh, supreme ruler of all ghosts, decrees that casper must scare at least one person before Christmas Day so Casper visits Kriss, Massachusetts where he meets the Jollimore family and sets out to complete his mission. As usual, kindhearted Casper ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, funny, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: kindness, ghost, friendship, fright, scare, good versus evil, young heroes, fish out of water, disorder, rivalry, mischievous children, misfit ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Trumpet of the Swan (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA, South Korea, India
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The adventures of a young Trumpeter swan who cannot speak. With the help of a human boy and the love of his family and friends, Louie discovers his own unique talents which help him find his place in the world.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: animal protagonist, swan, obsessive quest, friendship, fish out of water, fall in love, disorder, love and romance, animal, animals, trumpet, misfit ...
Place: montana, canada, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Charcoal Feathers Federation (2002)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: A dream of falling from the sky...and then birth. Rakka is born from a large cocoon into the Old Home, greeted by a group of females with small wings on their backs and shining halos above their heads. Soon Rakka’s own wings grow, a halo is placed ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: salvation, parallel world, afterlife, rebirth, suicide, imaginary, youth, rules and policies, supernatural, angel, haunted by the past, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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30%
Pinocchio 3000 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, Spain, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This is the story of a little robot known as Pinocchio 3000 whose greatest wish is to become a real boy. The year is 3000. Geppetto, with the help of his faithful assistant, Spencer the cyber penguin, and by the holographic fairy Cyberina, creates ...
Style: feel good, touching, futuristic, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: wish come true, androids and robots, computer animation, heroes, a.i., adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, friendship, family relations, youth, hopes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Casper Meets Wendy (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a warlock threatens Wendy the Good Little Witch, she and her aunts hide out at a resort where Casper the Ghost is vacationing with his uncles. Although Casper and Wendy are told ghosts and witches don't get along, the two are kindred ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, ghost, mischievous children, rescue, supernatural, danger, adventure, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, supernatural ability, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Journey to Agartha (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film centers on Asuna, a young girl who spends her solitary days listening to the mysterious music emanating from the crystal radio she received from her late father as a memento. One day while walking home she is attacked by a fearsome monster ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, serious, suspense ...
Plot: adventure, parallel world, imaginary, radio, dealing with death, death in the family, teenage life, back from the dead, supernatural, escape attempt, secret, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ah! My Goddess!: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: It has been three spring-times since Belldandy came to Earth to grant Keiichi one wish. Things seem to be fine with them while living in the temple with Belldandy's sisters Urd and Skuld, but little do they know that a fallen god from ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: fall in love, friends, supernatural ability, supernatural, love and romance, love, magic, fish out of water, afterlife, good versus evil, escapades, goddess ...
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27%
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Pinocchio (2012)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Luxembourg, France, Belgium
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Geppetto the carpenter carves the object of his hidden desires out of a log: a puppet that will keep him company and will be like a son to him. He will call him Pinocchio. Imagine his surprise when he discovers that the puppet moves, as if by magic, ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, entertaining, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, escapades, parents and children, young heroes, youth, pinocchio, puppet, education, transformation, fairy, carpenter, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Stormy Night (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A goat named Mei wanders into a barn one night seeking shelter from a storm. In the barn, the goat meets another refugee. The two can neither see nor smell each other, but never the less they huddled together fending off the cold, and begin to talk. ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, sentimental, touching, allegory
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, in the woods, best friends, partners, animal life, imaginary, odd couple, family, self discovery, animals, forest, animal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Moonbeam Bear and His Friends (2008)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Moonbear and his friends experience funny and exciting adventures in their forest.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: obsessive quest, friendship, fish out of water, heroes, young heroes, imaginary, youth, getting home, family, disorder, escapades, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Children of the Sea (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Ruka is a young girl whose parents are separated and whose father works in an aquarium. When two boys, Umi and Sora, who were raised in the sea by dugongs, are brought to the aquarium, Ruka feels drawn to them and begins to realize that she has the ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, entertaining, captivating, seinen
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: supernatural, friendship, sea, adventure, aquarium, female protagonist, fantasy world, family, youth, underwater scene, baby, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Winnie the Pooh: A Very Merry Pooh Year (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: It's Christmastime in the Hundred Acre Wood and all of the gang is getting ready with presents and decorations. The gang makes a list of what they want for Christmas and send it to Santa Claus - except that Pooh forgot to ask for something. So ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, winnie the pooh, imaginary kingdom, rabbit, christmas, tiger, mischievous children, goofy hero, young heroes, escapades, best friends, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Giovanni's Island (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin Oblast... and on the unhealed border in this remote corner of the world, friendship among children from two ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, island, young heroes, social differences, life turned upside down, forceful separation, deportation, society, village, communication problem, post world war two, dancing ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1946, year 1947 ...
Place: asia, japan, soviet union
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25%
An Easter Carol (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: An adoption of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol translated into a Christian retelling for Easter with the Veggie Tales characters.
Style: exciting, touching, feel good, semi serious, christian film ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, church, computer animation, factory, easter, save the day, young heroes, heroes, rivalry, mischievous children, reincarnation, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: london, england
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24%
A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner! (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The television movie is set in the city of Dimmsdale and centers on the series' main protagonist Timmy Turner with his fairy godparents Cosmo and Wanda and his fairy godbrother Poof. In the movie, Timmy is now 23 years old but is still in fifth ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: introspection, love and romance, fall in love, young at heart, coming of age, godparent, parents and children, imaginary, family relations, family, computer animation, dental braces
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24%
The Good Dinosaur (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, touching, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, family, unlikely partners, friends, computer animation, partners, escapades, meteor, waterfall, meteorite ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%