Movies like Over the Hedge

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Over the Hedge (2006)
 6.7
 174K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
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: humorous, exciting, funny, satirical, entertaining, light, clever, touching, sweet, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, talking animals, family, squirrel, heroic mission, raccoon, friendship, forest, fish out of water, cons and scams, turtle, leader, animals, rescue, animal life, environmentalism, animal that acts human, disorder, resourceful, ultimatum, suburbs, human, stealing food, entrapment, animal protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 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, sweet and clever films with plots about computer animation, friendship, family, adventure, talking animals, disorder and friends mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Over the Hedge: Open Season (2006), Ice Age (2002), The Nut Job (2014), The Secret Life of Pets (2016), Free Birds (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 96K
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, buddy comedy, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, disney, talking animals, hunting, disorder, partners, friends, animal life, wilderness, rescue, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.5
 478K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
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, feel good, road movie, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: talking animals, unlikely friendships, friendship, adventure, family, ice age, animals, odd couple, journey, good versus evil, heroic mission, animal life ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.7
 29K
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: funny, entertaining, humorous, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking animals, friendship, family, squirrel, animals, heist, crime gone awry, unlikely partners, friends, chase, betrayal, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.
Style: light, entertaining, funny, sweet, clever ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dog, animals, talking animals, cat, friendship, chase, disney, children, kids and family, anthropomorphism, adventure, rabbit ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, thanksgiving, bird, talking animals, animals, adventure, changing the past or future, holiday, secret service, destiny, mentor, anthropomorphism ...
Time: future, 17th century, 2010s, 21st century, 15th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 31K
Barnyard (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Germany
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, funny, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: animals, pig, family, coyote, farm, talking animals, father son relationship, anthropomorphic animal, chicken, countryside, best friends, leadership ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, sweet, entertaining, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: circus, talking animals, lion, penguins, animals, zebra, family, getting home, friendship, unlikely friendships, giraffe, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, london, new york, africa, monte carlo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 102K
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: light, emotional, exciting, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, alien, benign alien, family, alien invasion, save the world, disney, culture clash, loneliness, children, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: australia, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Norm of the North (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Ireland
Duration: 90 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, colourful, captivating, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: polar bear, animal life, friendship, escapades, adventure, disorder, life turned upside down, environmentalism, fish out of water, rescue, seal the animal, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, alaska, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 262K
Rango (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, 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, road movie, funny, humorous, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: desert, adventure, lizard, friendship, chase, sheriff, cowboy, gunfight, identity crisis, duel, heroic mission, chameleon ...
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.8
 209K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
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: exciting, entertaining, sweet, light, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, disney, animals, adventure, human animal relationship, talking animals, cartoon dog, friendship, pets, family, cat, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, new york, missouri, ohio, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
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, cartoon dog, adventure, animal life, anthropomorphism, misfit, buddies, friendship, escapades, friends, family, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ 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, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: scientist, adventure, friendship, food, island, inventor, family, animals, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, save the day, creator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 182K
Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, humorous, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: shark, fish, loss of son, gangsters, adventure, family, animal life, heroes, anthropomorphism, animals, fantasy world, ransom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 272K
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: feel good, light, humorous, touching, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, memory loss, family, adventure, fish, animals, ocean, kids and family, amnesia, friendship, shark, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, entertaining, humorous, touching, fairy tale
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animals, heroes, animal life, save the day, heroic mission, partners, friendship, friends, disorder, escapades, adventure, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ 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, light, colourful, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: penguins, talking animals, spy, adventure, animals, espionage, rescue, good versus evil, friendship, animal life, revenge, master of disguise ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, shanghai, venice, new york, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 158K
Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
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: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: adventure, cat, talking animals, imaginary kingdom, talking cat, happy ending, friendship, magic, good versus evil, escapades, sword fight, save the day ...
Time: 2010s, year 2011
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 399K
Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: animals, friendship, talking animals, jungle, adventure, island, unlikely friendships, lion, escape, penguins, animal life, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, madagascar, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.2
 26K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 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, stylized, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, talking animals, lion, zoo, adventure, jungle, family, animal life, rescue, survival, fish out of water, adaptation ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 6.1
 161K
Bee Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
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, entertaining, light, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: unlikely friendships, bee, animal life, redemption, jazz, family, culture clash, beehive, flower shop, lawsuit, honey, surrealism ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2007
Place: new york, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 5.0
 86K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, 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, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: cat, talking animals, pets, animals, happy ending, adaptation, adventure, rescue, animal life, disorder, superhero, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 719K
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: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: food, chef, friendship, rat, cooking, animals, disney, cooking and food, follow your dream, unlikely friendships, talking animals, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Playing around while aboard a cruise ship, the Chipmunks and Chipettes accidentally go overboard and end up marooned in a tropical paradise. They discover their new turf is not as deserted as it seems.
Style: not serious, fairy tale, sweet, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: talking animals, animals, friends, youth, family, island, music band, children, chipmunk, animal life, young heroes, jungle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, 2010s, 80s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 110K
Brother Bear (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an impulsive boy named Kenai is magically transformed into a bear, he must literally walk in another's footsteps until he learns some valuable life lessons. His courageous and often zany journey introduces him to a forest full of wildlife, ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, feel good, inspirational, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: disney, friendship, animals, talking animals, adventure, family, unlikely friendships, native americans, bear, brother brother relationship, transformation, brotherhood ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, 1890s, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, pre-teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, talking animals, adventure, family, bird, disorder, rescue, friends, escapades, heroic mission, animal life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Open Season: Scared Silly (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The humans and animals believe a werewolf is on the loose, and former hunter Shaw uses the opportunity to re-open the season. Boog, Elliot, and Mr. Weenie have to face their fears and find the werewolf to get the season closed permanently.
Style: funny, humorous, colourful, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: talking animals, animal life, rescue, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, friendship, pets, forest, buddies, deer, bear, skunk ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.1
 4K
Shark Bait (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After losing everything, a young fish, Pi, goes to live with his family on the Reef. There he meets the love of his life but finds that she already has the unwanted affections of a bully shark. He must follow his destiny to save her and rid the Reef ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: shark, fish, rescue, adventure, fall in love, destiny, friendship, cons and scams, bait, disorder, family relations, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 58K
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: feel good, colourful, humorous, exciting, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, steampunk, good versus evil, friendship, family, prejudice, fantasy world, young heroes, troll, greed, adaptation, runaway ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.6
 2K
Donkey X (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The donkey, Rucio, tells the true story of Don Quixote and defends the idea that he wasn't insane, but a very intelligent, passionate and enthusiastic fellow.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, rivalry, escapades, disorder, partners, heroic mission, friends, heroes, donkey, animal life, save the lady ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain, europe, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%