Movies like Loch Ness

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Loch Ness (1996)
 5.4
 4K
Loch Ness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dr. Dempsey is an American scientist who has become a skeptic. He isn't enthusiastic to be sent by his employer to Scotland to (dis)prove the existence of the Loch Ness monster. He finds the locals stubborn, 'primitive' and all but hospitable, not in the least because the Nessie legend is the only tourist attraction. He still gets romantically attracted by his independent inn-keeper Laura, and both her kid and his local assistant end up making him face a small family of Nessie-dinosaurs, but is this to be made public?
Style: feel good, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: cryptozoology, adventure, friendship, investigation, family, friends, family relations, misfit, parents and children, love and romance, fall in love, legends and myths, small town life, small town, single parent, escapades, disorder, fish out of water, love, shark, dog, dinosaur, dragon, jungle, airplane ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: scotland, europe, greenland

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Most similar movies to Loch Ness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, light and melancholic films with plots about friendship, storytelling, family relations, mentor, family, death and runaway mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Loch Ness: The Water Horse (2007), Hugo (2011), Big Fish (2003), 3 Men and a Little Lady (1990), The Quest (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Water Horse (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, UK, Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A lonely boy discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Scottish legend.
Style: emotional, entertaining, scenic, exciting, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, sea monster, child protagonist, rescue from drowning, egg, underwater, world war two, boat accident, kids and family, adaptation ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 282K
Hugo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and ...
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, emotional, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, friendship, kids in trouble, hopes, filmmaking, adventure, destiny, magical, clock, secret, loss, longing ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, post world war one, 1930s, 1920s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.0
 381K
Big Fish (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William. Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, offbeat, surreal, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fantasy world, witch, fish, escapades, true love, circus, parents and children, adventure, mermaid, fishing, father son relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 30s, 80s, 50s ...
Place: usa, texas, russia, cuba, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two teen girls, one from the city, one from the country, try to find the hidden gold of Bear Mountain learning about friendship, loyalty and courage on the way.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, gold, teenage girl, adventure, family, treasure hunt, alcohol abuse, family relations, friends, youth, teenage life, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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3 Men and a Little Lady (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, parents and children, family problems, family relations, single parent, love and romance, fall in love, custody, buddies, male female relationship, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 1K
The Quest (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: American boy Cody lives in Australia with his guardian, Gaza. Cody is very imaginative, inventive, and inquisitive. He comes accross some strange events happening in Devil's Knob national park associated with an aboriginal myth about "frog ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: national park, frog, bait, youth, danger, isolation, obsessive quest, heroes, supernatural, rescue, investigation, adventurer ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
FairyTale: A True Story (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two children in 1917 take a photograph, believed by some to be the first scientific evidence of the existence of fairies. Based on a true story
Style: fairy tale, touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, single parent, family, friendship, hopes, miraculous event, family relations, supernatural ability, heroes, friends, disorder, mischievous children ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: england, london, europe, africa, yorkshire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Boy Who Could Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Milly and Louis, and their recently-widowed mom, Charlene, move to a new neighborhood. Once there, they all deal with a variety of personal problems, but Milly finds a friend in Eric, her autistic next door neighbor. Eric has a fascination with ...
Style: touching, feel good, serious, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: autism, family, coming of age, siblings relations, parents and children, air disaster, hopes, mute or deaf, misfit, alcohol abuse, single parent, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, single parent, opposites attract, rescue, adventure, family, romance, family relations, friends, captivity, odd couple ...
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, serious, scary
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, chosen one, magical, supernatural ability, friendship, good versus evil, young heroes, best friends, friends, witch, master villain, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, near future ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 53K
Excalibur (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, intense ...
Plot: knight, witch, adventure, holy grail, folk hero, legends and myths, good versus evil, king arthur, king, mythology, magic, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Governess (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When the father of privileged Rosina da Silva violently dies, she decides to pass herself off as a gentile and finds employment with a family in faraway Scotland. Soon she and the family father, Charles, start a passionate secret affair.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, melancholic ...
Plot: love affair, couples, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, society, loss of virginity, infidelity, nanny, murder, romance, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s
Place: scotland, england, london, europe, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.8
 20K
Dear Frankie (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nine-year-old Frankie and his single mum Lizzie have been on the move ever since Frankie can remember, most recently arriving in a seaside Scottish town. Wanting to protect her deaf son from the truth that they've run away from his father, ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, heartbreaking, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: single parent, disability, letter, stranger, ship, friendship, father son relationship, family drama, elementary school, bet, newspaper, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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: pirate, adventure, fairy, first love, childhood, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, mermaid, parents and children, fantasy world, island, young heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.
Style: feel good, motivational, realistic, scenic, inspirational ...
Plot: self discovery, obsessive quest, life changing experience, adventurer, adventure, loneliness, lifestyle change, escape from reality, journal, disorder, pilot, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: iceland, himalaya, usa, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 6K
Andre (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 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, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, small town, rescue, family, friends, social relations, family relations, teaching the ways of the world, adventure, young heroes, mischievous children ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.8
 1K
DreamKeeper (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: In South Dakota, in an Indian reservation, an old storyteller Indian asks his grandson Shane, who is in trouble owing money to some bad guys, to take his old pony and him to Albuquerque to the great powwow, an Indian meeting. While traveling, ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching
Plot: native americans, on the road, native american, friends, family relations, self discovery, culture clash, generation gap, death in the family, obsessive quest, good versus evil, americana ...
Place: south dakota, usa, new mexico, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 447
Dragonworld (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Young John McGowan travels to Scotland to live at his grandfather's castle after he loses his parents in a traffic accident. At the wishing tree he conjures up a dragon friend, Yowler. They grow up together, and one day documentary film maker ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, stylized, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: theme park, amusement park, dragon, castle, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, pets, animal life, supernatural ability, friends, youth ...
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 7.0
 1K
Wetherby (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The mysterious death of an enigmatic young man newly arrived in the suburb of Wetherby releases the long-repressed, dark passions of some of its residents.
Style: mind bending, psychological, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, solitude, obsession, memory, deadly, couples, mysterious character, crimes, mystery, haunted by the past, dinner party, spinster ...
Time: 80s
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Arthur the King (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Classic tale of King Arthur and how his wife is kidnapped by his evil sister. Lancelot is sent out to try and retrieve the lost queen and unfortunately falls in love with her. Forbidden love, revenge, family rivalry, and magic are all prominent ...
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, infidelity, betrayal, camelot, king arthur, dishonesty, danger, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, love and romance, adventure, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 12K
Mister Foe (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hallam's talent for spying on people reveals his darkest fears-and his most peculiar desires. Driven to expose the true cause of his mother's death, he instead finds himself searching the rooftops of the city for love.
Style: psychological, realistic, offbeat, gloomy, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, suicide, drowning, seduction, blackmail, teenage life, obsession, romance, sexuality, dealing with death, parents and children, debt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, edinburgh scotland, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 31K
The One I Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On the brink of separation, Ethan and Sophie escape to a beautiful vacation house for a weekend getaway in an attempt to save their marriage. What begins as a romantic and fun retreat soon becomes surreal, when an unexpected discovery forces the two ...
Style: surreal, suspense, melancholic, enigmatic, emotional ...
Plot: marriage, family problems, moral dilemma, self discovery, crumbling marriage, couple relations, couples, betrayal, infidelity, husband wife relationship, magic, twists & turns ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Magic in the Water (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Radio psychologist Jack Black takes his children Joshua and Ashley on a 'vacation' to a lake in British Columbia. While he grinds away at work the children discover that the famous local lake monster "Orky" may not be just a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: vacation, lake, children, toxic, family life, child as adult, heroes, youth, danger, single parent, estrangement, family relations ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 4.1
 1K
Prehysteria! (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: single parent, family, escapades, adventure, heroes, teenage life, animal life, disorder, family life, misfit, friends, family relations ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 19K
Ondine (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An Irish fisherman discovers a woman in his fishing net believing her to be a mermaid.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, emotional, heartbreaking ...
Plot: small town, mermaid, irish, redemption, loner, small town life, stranger, life is a bitch, love and romance, mysterious character, hopes, fish ...
Place: ireland, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 2K
Deeply (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On Ironbound Island, native Fiona McKay arrives from Europe with her teenage daughter Clair, hoping that the peace of the island will help the girl get over the death of her boyfriend. The girl finds comfort in the company of a visiting American ...
Style: fairy tale, serious, sentimental, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: island, memory, curse, hopes, haunted by the past, starting over, mystery, curses spells and rituals, romance, loner, funeral, death in the family ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, nova scotia, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Into the West (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Accused of a crime they didn't commit, two city kids and a magical horse are about to become the coolest outlaws ever to ride Into The West.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, enigmatic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, chase, family, fairy, rescue, heroes, family relations, friends, alcohol abuse, single parent, danger ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 31K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, scenic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: island, isolation, young heroes, adventure, danger, family, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, exotic island, scientist, rainstorm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Month by the Lake (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: For 16 years Miss Bentley has been spending April at an elegant hillside villa on Lake Como. This year, 1937, her London society artist father has recently died and the only other English-speaking guests are brash Americans. Then Major Wilshaw ...
Style: sexy, witty, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, resort, nanny, romance, unfulfillment, looking for sex, true love, forbidden love, friends, lake or river, family relations ...
Time: 30s, 1930s, 20th century, pre world war two
Place: italy, switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 167K
Chocolate (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, sweet, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: culture clash, cooking and food, single mother, prejudice, chocolate, mayor, love and romance, society, couple relations, social misfits, social relations, lifestyle change ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: france, europe, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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