Movies like Paws

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Paws (1997)
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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: humorous, exciting, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: talking dog, teenage life, adventure, best friends, youth, riddles and clues, friendship, family, heroes, friends, family relations, computers and web, chase, frame up, danger, animal life, fortune, computer expert, dog, blonde, computer, villain, night, child protagonist, brother sister relationship ...
Place: australia, sydney australia

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Most similar movies to Paws

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and exciting films with plots about adventure, family, youth, heroes, danger, friends and escapades mostly in Family, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Paws: Napoleon (1995), Joey (1997), Kids World (2001), Adventures in Dinosaur City (1991), The Luck of the Irish (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
 2K
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: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: golden retriever, balloon, dog, pets, family relations, youth, best friends, danger, rescue, odd couple, misfit, friends ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, part animation, boy, miniaturization, parallel world, misfit, rivalry, family relations, wish come true, youth, danger, good versus evil ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.6
 476
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: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: kangaroo, family, young heroes, babies and infants, friendship, family life, animal life, disorder, orphan, on the road, rescue, adventure ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.0
 254
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: child as adult, teenage life, mischievous children, experiment gone awry, adventure, young heroes, friendship, wish come true, best friends, danger, youth, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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: stylized, humorous, exciting, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: teleportation, teenager, kidnapping, train, puppet, animal, dinosaur, teen angst, youth, danger, computers and web, misfit ...
Time: stone age, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: teenage life, adventure, friendship, family relations, child as adult, family life, youth, basketball, imaginary, legends and myths, family, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.6
 975
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, offbeat, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, chases and races, heroic mission, friends, danger, youth, friendship, chase, heroes, escapades, save the day, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: exciting, humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: swamp, family, escapades, rescue, friendship, danger, best friends, young heroes, confined, heroes, homecoming, pet shop ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 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: humorous, feel good, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: single parent, disorder, animal life, family life, misfit, teenage life, adventure, family, heroes, escapades, family relations, friends ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: feel good, sweet, fairy tale, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, save the day, pets, hopes, holiday, dog, santa claus, christmas movie, owner dog relationship, christmas present, adventure, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, light
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, teenage life, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, deadly creature, family, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 73
A Dog's Tale (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: semi serious, touching, feel good, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: escapades, daring rescue, family gatherings, family, mischievous children, hopes, getting home, wizards and magicians, family relations, friends, wish come true, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: teenage life, adventure, imaginary, escapades, heroes, youth, true love, cinderella story, coming of age, good versus evil, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.0
 89K
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Mystery Inc. gang have gone their separate ways and have been apart for two years, until they each receive an invitation to Spooky Island. Not knowing that the others have also been invited, they show up and discover an amusement park that ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, twist ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: amateur detective, friendship, adventure, resort, teenage life, ghost, monster, youth, crimes, partners against crime, gang, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, feel good, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, young heroes, rescue, treasure hunt, pets, family life, partners, heroes, adventure, escapades, best friends ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, heroes, mischievous children, young heroes, youth, fish out of water, parents and children, danger, rivalry, supernatural, disorder ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, humorous, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhuman powers, young heroes, adventure, legends and myths, danger, best friends, parents and children, escapades, good versus evil, save the day, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, big ben london, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.1
 2K
Flipper (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many kids might say their best friend is a puppy or a pony. But for 12-year-old Sandy, the most special pet of all is the exuberant dolphin he rescues and who returns the favor by rescuing Sandy from sharks.The dolphin named Flipper first swam into ...
Style: touching, feel good, exciting, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, animal life, friendship, young heroes, teenage life, youth, danger, pets, healing power, father son relationship, dolphins ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 4.4
 260
Bigfoot (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The whole family will enjoy huge laughs and giant, hairy adventures with this touching tale about a big-hearted Bigfoot. Lost in the forest, he befriends three kids, Percy, Madison and Leonard, who are determined to protect him. When two local ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: save the day, family, fish out of water, misfit, captivity, friends, in the woods, school, friendship, youth, danger, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.6
 280
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: yeti, young heroes, parents and children, family, adventure, escapades, friendship, youth, family relations, friends, orphan, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, exciting, sincere, captivating, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: island, danger, animal rescue, adventure, teenage life, animal life, environmentalism, family relations, escapades, save the day, friendship, poacher ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 3K
Air Buddies (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Here’s the delightful tale of teamwork and adventure your whole family will love! Air Bud is the proud father of five adorable puppies - the hip-hopping B-Dawg, lovely Rosebud, mellow Buddha, dirt-loving Mudbud, and the big fella Budderball - with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pets, puppy, family, adventure, friendship, partners, buddies, animal life, heroic mission, daring rescue, youth, danger ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Aussie and Ted's Great Adventure (2009)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Aussie, a lovable Australian mutt, embarks on a mission to return his young owner's missing Teddy Bear.
Style: semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, friendship, teddy bear, talking dog, heroes, family, young heroes, mischievous children, adventure, getting home, rescue, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Space Buddies (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: B-Dawg, Mudbud, Budderball, and all the rest of the Buddies are back, but this time, they're setting their sights even higher -- as in, the moon! With the help of their new pals Spudnick (voiced by Jason Earles) and Gravity, these pooches are ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: moon, dog, partners, family life, survival, adventure, space and aliens, space travel, disorder, buddies, rescue, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Help! I've Shrunk the Family (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Johannes Blom gets blown away when he discovers a little man in the kitchen cupboard, hidden behind the peanut butter jar. He’s even more astonished when he realizes that this little man, ‘Wiplala’, has magical powers. When ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, family, disorder, youth, family relations, supernatural, fish out of water, adventure, escapades, shrinking, pizza, brother sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: lake, children, vacation, resort, single parent, youth, danger, estrangement, lake or river, family relations, escapades, young heroes ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Beethoven's Treasure Tail (2014)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After everyone's favorite St. Bernard gets fired from a movie, Beethoven begins the long journey home with his trainer, Eddie. On their way, they become stranded in a small coastal town where the beloved canine befriends a young boy who is ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, save the day, pets, treasure hunt, friendship, pirate, farce, escapades, family, danger, youth, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, fairy tale, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: witch, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, chosen one, adventure, friendship, supernatural ability, fantasy world, magical, curses spells and rituals, school, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, year 1991, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, touching, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, coming of age, family, friendship, animal life, mischievous children, countryside, pets, family life, teenage life, boy dog relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: survival, wilderness, rescue, adventure, pets, friendship, dog, teenage life, young heroes, danger, youth, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%