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Mars Needs Moms (2011)
 5.4
 23K
Mars Needs Moms (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Martians suddenly abduct his mom, mischievous Milo rushes to the rescue and discovers why all moms are so special.
Style: touching, sentimental, exciting, captivating, humorous, romantic, futuristic, scary, inspirational, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: disney, martian, adventure, alien abduction, space and aliens, mars, parents and children, alien, stranded, children, young heroes, robot, boy, alien invasion, guilt, family, kidnapping, rescue, friendship, alien contact, space exploration, alien robot, alien encounter, friends, alien creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sweet, humorous, entertaining and feel good films with plots about adventure, animals, family, storytelling, dialogue, computer animation and mentor mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Mars Needs Moms: Home (2015), Planet 51 (2009), The Incredibles (2004), Monsters vs Aliens (2009), Big Hero 6 (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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Home (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: emotional, light, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, alien, benign alien, family, culture clash, loneliness, save the world, alien invasion, odd couple, runaway, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, australia, paris france
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 6.0
 56K
Planet 51 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Earth astronaut Capt. Chuck Baker arrives on Planet 51 -- a world reminiscent of American suburbia circa 1950 -- he tries to avoid capture, recover his spaceship and make it home safely, all with the help of an empathetic little green being.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: alien, benign alien, alien planet, fish out of water, space and aliens, small town, adventure, astronaut, family, mysterious planet, monster, alien invasion ...
Time: 50s, 2000s
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100%
 8.0
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The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: funny, entertaining, exciting, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, disney, family, heroes, good versus evil, secret identity, adventure, superheroine, superhuman powers, superhero team, disguise, super strength ...
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Monsters vs Aliens (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Susan Murphy is unwittingly clobbered by a meteor full of outer space gunk on her wedding day, she mysteriously grows to 49-feet-11-inches. The military jumps into action and captures Susan, secreting her away to a covert government compound. ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: giant, alien, alien invasion, talking animals, adventure, family, monster, mutant, evil alien, superhero, unlikely friendships, robot ...
Place: san francisco, japan, usa, california, paris france ...
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100%
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 7.8
 462K
Big Hero 6 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Style: touching, feel good, exciting, futuristic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, robot, disney, friendship, heroes, adventure, friends, good versus evil, boy genius, teenage life, androids and robots, young heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, tokyo, california
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60%
 4.5
 12K
Space Chimps (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three chimps are sent into space to explore the possibility of alien life when an unmanned space shuttle crash lands on an uncharted planet.
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, clever, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, nasa, astronaut, space and aliens, chimpanzee, save the world, daring rescue, friendship, fish out of water, disorder, race against time, escapades ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 47K
G-Force (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A team of trained secret agent animals, guinea pigs Darwin, Juarez, Blaster, mole Speckles, and fly Mooch takes on a mission for the US government to stop evil Leonard Saber, who plans to destroy the world with household appliances. But the ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, funny, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: disney, adventure, guinea pig, espionage, talking animals, special agents, heroic mission, good versus evil, partners, government agency, mad scientist, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 199K
The Iron Giant (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.
Style: touching, exciting, emotional, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: friendship, small town, robot, prejudice, self sacrifice, benign alien, androids and robots, childhood, boy, cold war, space and aliens, paranoia ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, future, year 1957
Place: maine, usa, iceland
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50%
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Return to Never Land (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Australia
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The classic tale of 'Peter Pan' continues in Disney's sequel 'Return to Never Land'. In 1940 on a world besieged by World War II, Wendy, now grown up, has two children, one of them is her daughter, Jane.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, sweet, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: world war two, pirate, magic, adventure, family, friendship, fairy, imaginary kingdom, kidnapping, heroes, disney, mischievous children ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, year 1940
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, 3d animation, light, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: food, adventure, inventor, father son relationship, nerd, mad scientist, family, greed, small town, parents and children, save the world, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s
Place: paris france, london, egypt, china, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Battle for Terra (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A peaceful alien planet faces annihilation, as the homeless remainder of the human race sets its eyes on Terra. Mala, a rebellious Terrian teenager, will do everything she can to stop it.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, futuristic, apocalyptic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: benign alien, invasion, idealism, mysterious planet, air battle, save the planet, adventure, survival, space battle, space travel, culture clash, alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jimmy Neutron is a boy genius and way ahead of his friends, but when it comes to being cool, he's a little behind. All until one day when his parents, and parents all over Earth are kidnapped by aliens, it's up to him to lead all the ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: alien, rescue, evil alien, battles, heroic mission, young heroes, youth, inventions and discoveries, disorder, robot, school, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Escape from Planet Earth (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, colourful, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: astronaut, alien, disney, escape, family, mad scientist, spacecraft, adventure, rescue, fantasy world, alien invasion, space program ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 94K
Chicken Little (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the sky really is falling and sanity has flown the coop, who will rise to save the day? Together with his hysterical band of misfit friends, Chicken Little must hatch a plan to save the planet from alien invasion and prove that the world's ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, semi serious, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: disney, alien, adventure, father son relationship, family, friendship, chicken, young heroes, pig, animals, parents and children, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Recess: School's Out (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Recess: School's Out is a 2001 animated film based on the Disney television series Recess. This film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures and was released theatrically nationwide on February 16, 2001.It's the most exciting time of year at ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, melancholic, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: disney, friendship, adventure, school, family, elementary school, unlikely friendships, happy ending, summer camp, troublemaker, classmate, partners ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Piglet's Big Movie (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the gang from the Hundred Acre Wood begin a honey harvest, young Piglet is excluded and told that he is too small to help. Feeling inferior, Piglet disappears and his pals Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, Roo and Winnie the Pooh must use Piglet's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, reflective ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, friendship, pig, adventure, unlikely friendships, family, winnie the pooh, rabbit, children, animals, talking animals, owl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 98K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, stylized, buddy comedy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, talking animals, disorder, disney, partners, friends, animals, hunting, animal life, wilderness, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, sweet, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens ...
Plot: friendship, mouse, adventure, talking animals, bird, disorder, rescue, friends, escapades, heroic mission, cat, adoption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: funny, humorous, colourful, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: dachshund, animal life, adventure, friendship, talking animals, escapades, creativity, bear, forest, disney, good versus evil, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 24K
Free Birds (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this irreverent, hilarious, adventurous buddy comedy for audiences of all ages, directed by Jimmy Hayward (Horton Hears a Who!), two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to ...
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: thanksgiving, time travel, bird, talking animals, holiday, animals, adventure, changing the past or future, secret service, mentor, destiny, escapades ...
Time: future, 17th century, 2010s, 15th century, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set after the events of Continental Drift, Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, ...
Style: funny, humorous, colourful, light, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: animals, mammoth, family, adventure, caveman, meteor shower, meteorite, dinosaur, asteroid, crystal, father daughter relationship, fountain of youth ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Land Before Time (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 69 min.
Story: An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can thrive and live in peace. Along the way he meets four other young dinosaurs, each one a different species, ...
Style: feel good, touching, colourful, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, family, tyrannosaurus rex, animals, disney, talking animals, earthquake, natural disaster, babies and infants, wilderness ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and none-too-friendly neighbors – the mighty dinosaurs.
Style: humorous, funny, exciting, sweet, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens ...
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, jungle, talking animals, friendship, family, parenthood, animal life, loneliness, animals, ice age, life philosophy ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The thrilling second chapter of the epic How To Train Your Dragon trilogy brings back the fantastical world of Hiccup and Toothless five years later. While Astrid, Snotlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races (the ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, emotional, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, viking, legends and myths, rescue, animals, imaginary kingdom, friendship, adventure, good versus evil, family, warrior, death of father ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Meet the Robinsons (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this animated adventure, brilliant preteen inventor Lewis creates a memory scanner to retrieve his earliest recollections and find out why his mother gave him up for adoption. But when the villainous Bowler Hat Guy steals the machine, Lewis is ...
Style: touching, inspirational, feel good, futuristic, clever ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, girls' night, teens, pre-teens ...
Plot: time travel, family, disney, time machine, inventor, adventure, redemption, runaway, orphan, talking animals, twists and turns, father son relationship ...
Time: future, 2030s, contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 115K
The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Style: entertaining, colourful, feel good, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: disney, family, environmental, childhood, deforestation, adventure, justice, talking animals, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, ecology ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Who or what exactly is a Heffalump? The lovable residents of the Hundred Acre Wood -- Winnie the Pooh, Rabbit, Tigger, Eeyore, Kanga and the rest of the pack -- embark on a journey of discovery in search of the elusive Heffalump. But as is always ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: winnie the pooh, disney, friendship, family, children, talking animals, adventure, childhood, life philosophy, elephant, happy ending, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Tigger Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As it happens, everybody - Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, Roo, Rabbit, Owl - is busy preparing a suitable winter home for Eeyore. When everything they do seems to get undone by Tigger's exuberant bouncing, Rabbit suggest Tigger go outside and find other ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, intense, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, winnie the pooh, adventure, disney, rescue, heroic mission, escapades, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, disorder, tiger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 45K
Happy Feet Two (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is shaken by powerful forces, causing him to brings together the penguin nations ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: bird, friendship, family, parents and children, music, escapades, adventure, youth, heroes, friends, family relations, iceberg ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, hawaii, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best ...
Style: feel good, exciting, colourful, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, food, scientist, animals, island, inventor, family, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, save the day, creator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%