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Paws (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A talking Terrier with impressive computer skills teams up with two youngsters to stop a million dollars from falling into the wrong hands.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: talking dog, teenage life, adventure, friends, computer expert, fortune, best friends, family, chase, friendship, frame up, riddles and clues, computers and web, animal life, danger, heroes, youth, family relations, villain, bald woman, opening a door, lying on bed, female villain, second marriage, stepfather stepdaughter relationship ...
Place: australia, sydney australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and exciting films with plots about family, adventure, heroes, youth, friends, escapades and danger mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Paws: Return to Nim's Island (2013), Napoleon (1995), Santa Buddies (2009), A Dog's Tale (1999), Kids World (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Return to Nim's Island (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fourteen year old Nim, more determined than ever to protect her island and all the wildlife that call it home, faces off against resort developers and animal poachers. Soon she realizes she can’t depend on her animal cohorts alone and must make ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: island, danger, family, animal life, resort, adventure, travel, secret, escapades, heroes, save the day, teenage life ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
 1K
Napoleon (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The adventures of Golden Retriever pup Napoleon and his friend, the parrot Birdo Lucci.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pets, dog, balloon, golden retriever, adventure, best friends, young heroes, family, getting home, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, animal life ...
Place: australia, sydney australia, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friends, part animation, miniaturization, boy, mischievous children, adventure, pirate, travel, young heroes, family, rescue, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Santa Buddies (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Puppy Paws (the fun-loving son of Santa Paws) gets bored, he finds Budderball on Santa's naughty list and figures he's just the dog to show him how to be an ordinary pup. When the magical Christmas Icicle starts to melt however, and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, adventure, best friends, getting home, family, holiday, save the day, reincarnation, friends, buddies, pets, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.1
 63
A Dog's Tale (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, daring rescue, getting home, family, treasure hunt, child as adult, family gatherings, family life, wish come true, danger, escapades, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.2
 246
Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, suspense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, single parent, young heroes, rescue, family, friendship, parents and children, child as adult, imaginary kingdom, teenage life, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.7
 444
Joey (1997)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Billy is a boy who is trying to save a baby kangaroo called Joey when it is caught and taken to Sydney. Linda, the young daughter of the U.S. Ambassador is helping Billy in his task.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mischievous children, family, on the road, young heroes, adventure, rescue, friendship, family life, youth, babies and infants, orphan, kidnapping ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.5
 935
Body Troopers (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A little kid shrinks himselfs so that he can travel into the body of his grandfather. Here he has to kill the kidney-stone his grandfather is suffering from.
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, youth, adventure, chase, save the day, friendship, family, heroic mission, chases and races, friends, danger, escapades ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, epic, witty, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, young heroes, danger, legends and myths, teenage life, heroes, best friends, save the day, greek, parents and children, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Search for Santa Paws (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the tradition of disney's classic holiday tales comes a heartwarming movie about the power of giving and the true meaning of christmas. Discover how the legendary friendship of Santa Claus and Santa Paws began in the inspiring original film, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pets, friendship, orphan, save the day, family, adventure, friends, best friends, young heroes, memory loss, animal life, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, dragon, buddies, betrayal, medieval, true love, family, cinderella story, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, royal family, teenage life ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Kermit's Swamp Years (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: At 12 years old, Kermit the Frog and best friends Goggles and Croaker travel outside their homes in the swamps of the Deep South to do something extraordinary with their lives.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: swamp, puppets, best friends, adventure, young heroes, store, friendship, family, escapades, friends, rescue, kidnapping ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: single parent, egg, teenage life, adventure, family life, dinosaur, family relations, family, animal life, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: teleportation, kidnapping, teenager, train, puppet, animal, dinosaur, teen angst, time travel, adventure, escapades, heroes ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Luck of the Irish (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, basketball movie
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, child as adult, family, teenage life, family life, adventure, youth, friends, legends and myths, battles, danger, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 10K
Santa Claus (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The first half of this film, set hundreds of years ago, shows how the old man who eventually became Santa Claus was given immortality and chosen to deliver toys to all the children of the world. The second half moves into the modern era, in which ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, adventure, family, mad scientist, rescue, heroic mission, village, fish out of water, danger, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 5K
Lassie (1994)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An update of the Lassie legend stars Thomas Guiry as a troubled city kid whose family retreats to the country, where he befriends the famous collie and changes for the better. Conflict develops when a ruthless sheep rancher causes trouble for ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, touching, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, coming of age, small town, family, friendship, pets, adventure, countryside, youth, family relations, friends, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: vacation, children, lake, adventure, single parent, resort, lake or river, young heroes, creature, family, friendship, parents and children ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, kidnapping, family, young heroes, daring rescue, getting home, race against time, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, friends, danger ...
Place: africa, morocco, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Little Monsters (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy is scared of the monster under his bed. He asks his 6th grade brother to swap rooms for the night as a bet that the monster really exists. Soon the brother becomes friends with the monster and discovers a whole new world of fun and games ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: friendship, monster, bed, family, mischievous children, adventure, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, wish come true, fish out of water, danger, escapades ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Gnome-Mobile (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric millionaire and his grandchildren are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the millionaire is suspected of being crazy because he's seeing gnomes! ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, magic, family, kidnapping, car chase, mischievous children, odd couple, dancing, sibling relationship, chase, mental institution, young heroes ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
 255
Yoko (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Austria, Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pia's life, a girl from a small German town, changes when surprisingly, finds in her garden a huge black monster. She soon discovers that the mysterious creature, which called Yoko, is actually a kind yeti spiritually protecting animals and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: yeti, friendship, family, imaginary, youth, adventure, family relations, friends, orphan, young heroes, dealing with death, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur unwittingly discovers the secret to stopping an evil dragon who threatens to destroy all civilization.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, teenage life, adventure, young heroes, school, family, escapades, heroes, imaginary, youth, best friends, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Veritas, Prince of Truth (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kern has to fight an evil menace that could destroy the earth when Veritas, his favorite comic book hero, comes to life and seeks his help.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, danger, heroes, family, rivalry, dealing with death, self discovery, heroic mission, legends and myths, injustice, battles, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, best friends, small town, young heroes, family, rescue, friendship, family life, fish out of water, escapades, heroes, partners ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: gothic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: fairy, wish fulfillment, mischievous children, young heroes, family, adventure, parents and children, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, fish out of water ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, adventurer, hotel, young heroes, island, steampunk, supernatural, chase, family in danger, life turned upside down, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, kids and family, egg, rescue from drowning, underwater, world war two, boat accident, adaptation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Told from Mowgli's point of view, it's the story of how a boy became a mancub and a mancub became a man.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: jungle, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, family, friendship, kids in trouble, animal life, coming of age, danger, youth, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Back to the Secret Garden (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A youngster living in a stately home discovers the magical garden Mary, Colin & Dickon stumbled across years before - but faces a battle with the housekeeper over whether to nurture it.
Style: serious, feel good, sentimental, atmospheric
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, young heroes, family, adventure, obsessive quest, estate, save the day, escapades, youth, friendship, parents and children, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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