Movies like Over the Hedge

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Over the Hedge (2006)
 6.7
 159K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating – and learns a lesson about family himself.
Style: exciting, humorous, funny, satirical, entertaining, not serious, cult film, sweet, clever, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, animal life, squirrel, rescue, suburbs, heroic mission, fight back, fish out of water, cons and scams, leader, danger, turtle, friendship, animal that acts human, resourceful, computer animation, entrapment, ultimatum, forest, family, garden, human, environmentalism, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: indiana, usa

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Most similar movies to Over the Hedge

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, entertaining, clever and sweet films with plots about family, computer animation, animals, adventure, talking animals, friendship and disorder mostly in Animation, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Over the Hedge: Open Season (2006), Ice Age (2002), Ratatouille (2007), The Nut Job (2014), Rango (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 86K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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, buddy comedy, entertaining, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, hunting, rescue, buddies, bear, friends, danger, partners, wilderness, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.5
 440K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: touching, road movie, humorous, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: unlikely friendships, adventure, rescue, friendship, talking animals, caveman, family, life risking, journey, creature, good versus evil, bonding ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.0
 638K
Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, entertaining, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, follow your dream, chef, food, cooking, cooking and food, rat, mouse, rise to the top, talking animals, young man, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 27K
The Nut Job (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, South Korea, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter - ...
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: squirrel, friendship, heist, talking animals, crime gone awry, family, friends, unlikely partners, computer animation, fish out of water, animals, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 235K
Rango (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play ...
Style: witty, humorous, light, road movie, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: desert, adventure, sheriff, identity crisis, gunfight, friendship, chase, cowboy, duel, heroic mission, save the day, disorder ...
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 92K
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: exciting, light, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: adventure, friendship, alien, benign alien, imaginary, save the world, disney, family, odd couple, escapades, danger, computer animation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sweet, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, penguins, espionage, computer animation, friendship, buddies, talking animals, save the world, undercover, escapades, silly humor, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: madagascar, shanghai china, new york, shanghai, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Norm of the North (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The stereoscopic 3D animated family film "Norm" tells the story of the titular polar bear and his three Arctic lemming buddies, who are forced out into the world once their icy home begins melting and breaking apart. Landing in New York, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, funny, colourful, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, polar bear, friendship, disorder, escapades, adventure, fish out of water, environmentalism, life turned upside down, seal the animal, rescue, ship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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282
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16634
 7.3
 239K
Finding Dory (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, disney, memory loss, underwater, shark, fish, friendship, self doubt, amnesia, computer animation, family, ocean ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 24K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, lion, zoo, jungle, rescue, fish out of water, survival, family, talking animals, disney, friendship, partners ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: scientist, adventure, inventor, friendship, food, technology gone awry, danger, chaos and mayhem, island, save the day, family, computer animation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Nut Job 2 (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the evil mayor of Oakton decides to bulldoze Liberty Park and build a dangerous amusement park in its place, Surly Squirrel and his ragtag group of animal friends need to band together to save their home, defeat the mayor, and take back the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: squirrel, adventure, computer animation, cartoon dog, friendship, animal life, buddies, misfit, disorder, escapades, fish out of water, family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Diego, Manny and Sid return in this sequel to the hit animated movie Ice Age. This time around, the deep freeze is over, and the ice-covered earth is starting to melt, which will destroy the trio's cherished valley. The impending disaster ...
Style: humorous, touching, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: global warming, dinosaur, iceberg, talking animals, friendship, creature, mammoth, animals, ice age, adventure, extinction, computer animation ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Simpsons Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, North Korea, South Korea
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After Homer accidentally pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.
Style: funny, humorous, satirical, absurd, clever ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: goofy hero, adventure, snow, bomb, eccentric family, parents and children, save the day, president, contamination, danger, irresponsible, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, oregon, seattle washington, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 279K
Shrek the Third (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to become King & Queen. However, Shrek wants to return to his cozy swamp and live in peace and quiet, so when he finds out there is another heir to the throne, they set off to bring ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: dragon, prince, imaginary kingdom, princess, rescue, cat, funeral, adventure, donkey, family, computer animation, queen ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, intense, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: firefighter, rescue, disney, airplane, adventure, friends, computer animation, danger, escapades, friendship, aviation, love ...
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 54K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, good versus evil, friendship, family, steampunk, young heroes, prejudice, danger, escapades, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 368K
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, visually appealing, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: family, single father, computer animation, spy, adoption, save the world, female agent, anti heroes, imaginary, assistant, villain, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, lion, friendship, zebra, escape, jungle, penguins, zoo, survival, hippopotamus, hunger, computer animation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, madagascar, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 144K
Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, light, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: cat, adventure, imaginary kingdom, talking animals, friendship, talking cat, sword fight, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, computer animation, happy ending ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 1K
SeaFood (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Malaysia, China, USA, South Korea, Qatar
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pup, a bamboo shark, discovers egg sacs while playing around the ocean with his friends. When he sees human poachers stealing the eggs from his reef, Pup makes it his mission to save his family. As he leaves the sea and enters the beautiful, yet ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: underwater, ocean, daring rescue, obsessive quest, best friends, adventure, animal life, fish out of water, sea creature, escapades, disorder, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 189K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bolt is the star of the biggest show in Hollywood. The only problem is, he thinks it's real. After he's accidentally shipped to New York City and separated from Penny, his beloved co-star and owner, Bolt must harness all his "super ...
Style: sweet, exciting, entertaining, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, adventure, disney, human animal relationship, friendship, pets, family, journey, cat, friends, animal life, hamster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ohio, las vegas, missouri, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
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, feel good, semi serious, sweet, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, bird, adventure, family, disorder, animal life, rescue, danger, heroic mission, friends, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Barnyard: The Original Party Animals (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the farmer's away, all the animals play, and sing, and dance. Eventually, though, someone has to step in and run things, a responsibility that ends up going to Otis, a carefree cow.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: farm, cow, countryside, family, animals, pig, chicken, anthropomorphic animal, best friends, leadership, friendship, animal life ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: circus, talking animals, computer animation, getting home, zebra, friendship, family, adventure, dimwit, silly humor, escapades, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, europe, atlantic ocean, africa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
Animals United (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort. The animals endeavour to save the delta and send a message to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, animals, heroes, save the day, obsessive quest, heroic mission, friendship, partners, animal, adventure, escapades, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 39K
Garfield 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Garfield is back and this time Garfield and his canine sidekick Odie follows their owner, Jon Arbuckle, to England, the U.K. may never recover, as Garfield is mistaken for a look-alike, regal cat who has inherited a castle.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: animals, pets, prince, mistaken identity, cat, adventure, family, disorder, animal life, partners, friendship, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 79K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, comic, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: cat, talking animals, pets, happy ending, animal life, disorder, rescue, selfishness, dog, animal shelter, tv host, adaptation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 142K
Bee Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, computer animation, fighting the system, adventure, flower shop, florist, beehive, friendship, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, toddlers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, determination, jungle, friendship, elephant, rescue, friends, fantasy world, family, goofy hero, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%