Movies like The Pebble and the Penguin

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The Pebble and the Penguin
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A bashful bachelor penguin named Hubie, who's partial to a pretty female named Marina. Ancient penguin ritual dictates that males present a pebble to their intended, then mate for life. Hubie finds a spiffy stone, but before he can bestow it on Marina, dastardly rival Drake tosses him into the churning sea, and Hubie gets swept away.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: puppets, lovers on the run, friendship, ship, romance, moon, siblings relations, family, ocean or sea, heroes, adventure, love and romance, friends, fugitives, chase, on the run, love triangle, celebrity culture, frame up, kidnapping, teenage life, animal life, righting the wronged, fighting the system, danger ...
Place: antarctica
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Aladdin
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
USA
90 min.
 8.0
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
USA, Japan
47 min.
 8.1
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101 Dalmatians 2: Patch's London Adventure
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Being one of 101 takes its toll on Patch, who doesn't feel unique. When he's accidentally left behind on moving day, he meets his idol, Thunderbolt, who enlists him on a publicity campaign.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Time: 1960s, year 1962
Place: england, europe, london
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Millionaire Dogs
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chuffie & JD, both street dogs, meet a talking parrot named Emmo who has lost his owner. The dogs try and eat Emmo, but in order to save his life, the parrot promises them a new home with his owner, the wealthy Miss Lilly. The two dogs feel ...
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Happy Feet 2
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia
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 ...
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Happy Feet
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, witty, fairy tale ...
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Clifford's Really Big Movie
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Clifford overhears Mr. Bleakman say that feeding him must cost a lot of money. A carnival act called "Larry's Amazing Animals" has just been in town, and the animals in the show told Clifford about an animal contest with a prize of a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
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Bartok the Magnificent
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Russia is being terrorized by an evil witch known as Baba Yaga; the only one who is not afraid of her is Bartok the Magnificent. Bartok, an albino bat, has just arrived in Moscow and is impressing everyone with his performances, including Prince ...
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    User:   46%
 
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Duration: 68 min.
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The Lion King 1 1/2
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
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Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, funny, feel good ...
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Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers
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The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride
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Duration: 81 min.
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The Land Before Time V: The Mysterious Island
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Hans Christian Andersen's Thumbelina
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Young Rudolph suffers a childhood accident that sees his nose turn from the publicly accepted norm of black to a glowing red colour. His parents worry about him getting teased, and indeed he does in the end. When he is beaten in the reindeer games ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
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Brother Bear 2
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Duration: 74 min.
Story: Kenai finds his childhood human friend Nita and the two embark on a journey to burn the amulet he gave to her before he was a bear, much to Koda's dismay.
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The Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists
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Pocahontas 2: Journey to a New World
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
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Lady and the Tramp 2: Scamp's Adventure
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Lady and Tramp's mischievous pup, Scamp, gets fed up with rules and restrictions imposed on him by life in a family, and longs for a wild and free lifestyle. He runs away from home and into the streets where he joins a pack of stray dogs known ...
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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the mysterious Toy Taker grabs all of Santa's toys, it looks like the children will miss out on Christmas. But everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, comes to the rescue with his lovable friends: Hermey the elf, Yukon Cornelius the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
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Place: mine
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An American Tail
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young mouse named Fievel and his family decide to migrate to America, a "land without cats," at the turn of the 20th century. But somehow, Fievel ends up in the New World alone and must fend off not only the felines he never thought ...
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The Backyardigans
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet five lively animal friends who love to sing, dance and use their imaginations to embark on outrageous adventures to magical places.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting
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The Return of Jafar
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-powerful genie, ready to plot his revenge against Aladdin. From battling elusive villains atop winged horses, to dodging flames inside an exploding lava pit, it's up to Aladdin - with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, fairy tale ...
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The Cat Returns
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Haru, a schoolgirl bored by her ordinary routine, saves the life of an unusual cat and suddenly her world is transformed beyond anything she ever imagined. The Cat King rewards her good deed with a flurry of presents, including a very shocking ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, fairy tale, humorous, colourful ...
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Place: japan, tokyo
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