Movies like Loch Ness

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Loch Ness (1996)
 5.5
 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, escapades, single parent, 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, melancholic and light films with plots about friendship, family, family relations, storytelling, adventure, runaway and mentor mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Loch Ness: The Water Horse (2007), Big Fish (2003), 3 Men and a Little Lady (1990), The Quest (1985), The Boy Who Could Fly (1986). 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, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, friendship, underwater, sea monster, child protagonist, egg, rescue from drowning, boat accident, world war two, kids and family, adaptation ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 395K
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, surreal, offbeat, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fantasy world, loneliness, adventure, witch, fish, escapades, true love, circus, parents and children, mermaid, journey, fishing ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 30s, 50s, 40s ...
Place: usa, texas, alabama, cuba, russia ...
⇓ 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: feel good, humorous, sweet, entertaining, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, chick flick
Plot: adventure, friendship, teenage girl, gold, family, treasure hunt, youth, teenage life, escapades, small town, good versus evil, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 relations, family problems, buddies, single parent, fall in love, love and romance, custody, male female relationship, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.2
 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: bait, frog, national park, friends, family relations, memory loss, missing person, adventure, isolation, adventurer, rescue, orphan ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, stylized, atmospheric, entertaining, sincere ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, friendship, chosen one, magical, imaginary, supernatural ability, supernatural, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, death, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1998, 20th century ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, human spirit, parents and children, coping, misfit, alcohol abuse, youth, single parent, air disaster, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 54K
Excalibur (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
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, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Plot: knight, mythology, witch, king arthur, adventure, holy grail, folk hero, legends and myths, good versus evil, infidelity, magic, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: feel good, touching, sweet, melancholic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, rescue, opposites attract, dog, single parent, family, odd couple, daring rescue, escapades, youth, captivity ...
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 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: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, feel good, semi serious
Plot: on the road, native americans, obsessive quest, good versus evil, self discovery, gang, culture clash, escapades, generation gap, friendship, human nature, society ...
Place: usa, south dakota, new mexico, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
FairyTale: A True Story (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
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, semi serious, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fairy, single parent, family, friendship, heroes, supernatural ability, miraculous event, hopes, family relations, disorder, friends, mischievous children ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s, year 1917
Place: england, london, europe, yorkshire, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.7
 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, child abuse, newspaper, elementary school, bet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Big Top Pee-wee (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Paul Reubens stars as Pee-wee Herman in his second full-length film about a farmer who joins the circus after a storm drops a big tent in his front yard. Pee-wee, along with an outlandish cast of animals and circus performers, puts on the best show ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: circus, small town, farm, adventure, misfit, workplace, love triangle, trapeze, pig, romance, fall in love, family ...
Place: california
⇓ 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, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, small town, coming of age, rescue, family, family life, animal life, pets, young heroes, daring rescue, teenage life, mischievous children ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 62K
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: adventure, fairy, pirate, first love, childhood, imaginary kingdom, mermaid, imaginary, island, fantasy world, parents and children, young heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 32K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, 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, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: island, young heroes, isolation, exotic island, adventure, danger, family, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, rainstorm, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Thief Lord (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Luxembourg, UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A tale about two young boys, Prosper and Bo, who flee to Venice after being orphaned and dumped in the care of a cruel auntie. Hiding in the canals and alleyways of the city, the boys are befriended by a gang of young urchins and their enigmatic ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, exciting, serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: orphan, mischievous children, escapades, friendship, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, secret, magic, police, nun, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 464
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: semi serious, feel good, offbeat, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: theme park, castle, amusement park, dragon, heroes, family, save the day, animal life, pets, friends, good versus evil, youth ...
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 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: gloomy, mind bending, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: solitude, investigation, obsession, memory, couples, deadly, mystery, mysterious character, crimes, haunted by the past, spinster, dinner party ...
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, infidelity, camelot, king arthur, escapades, legends and myths, romance, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, heroes, save the lady ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 32K
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, self discovery, family problems, moral dilemma, couple relations, crumbling marriage, couples, betrayal, infidelity, husband wife relationship, magic, twists & turns ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 287K
Hugo (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
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, captivating, exciting, emotional, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, adventure, friendship, filmmaking, hopes, kids in trouble, destiny, magical, clock, secret, child's point of view, loss ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, post world war one, 1930s, 1920s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Hideous Kinky (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1972, disenchanted about the dreary conventions of English life, 25-year-old Julia heads for Morocco with her daughters, six-year-old Lucy and precocious eight-year-old Bea.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: sister, hippie, culture clash, single parent, love and romance, celebrity culture, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, cons and scams, lover, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: morocco, london, africa, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 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, semi serious, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older woman younger man sex, coming of age, suicide, seduction, drowning, blackmail, teenage life, obsession, stepmother stepson relationship, first sex, romance, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland, scottish highlands, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: children, lake, vacation, family relations, lake or river, estrangement, youth, danger, single parent, friendship, resort, legends and myths ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ronya lives happily in her father's castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the wilderness, braving dangerous Witchbirds and Rump-Gnomes. But when their families find out Birk and Ronja ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, family, forest, castle, palaces castles and temples, family relations, adventure, parents and children, mischievous children, imaginary, danger, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 4K
Firelight (1997)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Firelight is a period romance/drama film written and directed by William Nicholson. It was Nicholson's first, and to date only, film as director.
Style: touching, serious, uplifting, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love affair, governess, reunion, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, hopes, parents and children, couples, family relations, estate, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, victorian england, victorian era, 1830s ...
Place: england, europe, san francisco, london
⇓ 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: mermaid, small town, irish, redemption, love and romance, hopes, life is a bitch, mysterious character, stranger, small town life, loner, fish ...
Place: ireland, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.4
 2K
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: offbeat, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: single parent, friends, family relations, animal life, disorder, family life, misfit, teenage life, heroes, adventure, family, escapades ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ 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: semi serious, feel good, touching, enigmatic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, chase, family, friends, fairy, rescue, alcohol abuse, single parent, danger, family relations, police corruption ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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