Movies like The Pebble and the Penguin

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The Pebble and the Penguin (1995)
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The Pebble and the Penguin (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
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, touching, feel good, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, teenage life, adventure, ship, family, heroes, ocean or sea, friends, romance, family relations, misfit, love triangle, kidnapping, moon, fighting the system, love and romance, chase, on the run, fugitives, frame up, danger, animal life, escapades, siblings relations, lovers on the run ...
Place: antarctica

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Most similar movies to The Pebble and the Penguin

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and touching films with plots about family, friends, adventure, escapades, friendship, danger and heroes mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like The Pebble and the Penguin: Happy Feet 2 (2011), Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004), Piglet's Big Movie (2003), The Wild (2006), The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Timmy meets a girl mouse and they set off to find the Great Owl.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: sword duel, mouse, anthropomorphic mouse, danger, rescue, rivalry, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, pets, animal life ...
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100%
101 Dalmatians 2: Patch's London Adventure (2002)
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: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, surprise ending
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: dalmatian, rescue, kidnapping, puppy, dog, pets, fish out of water, escapades, siblings relations, real world, family, adventure ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Best friends Tod, a fox kit, and Copper, a hound puppy, visit a country fair when they see a band of dogs called "The Singin' Strays". The band has five members: Dixie, Cash, Granny Rose, and twin brothers Waylon and Floyd. It is ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, animal life, love and romance, family relations, friends, teaching the ways of the world, hopes, escapades, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 39K
Happy Feet 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
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 ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family, friendship, birds, wilderness, danger, youth, family relations, friends, couples, animal life, iceberg, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, hawaii, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Clifford's Really Big Movie (2004)
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, odd couple, animal life, friendship, pets, danger, best friends, rescue, buddies, fish out of water, mischievous children, cartoon dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Piglet's Big Movie (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the gang from the Hundred Acre Wood begin a honey harvest, young Piglet is excluded and told that he is too small to help. Feeling inferior, Piglet disappears and his pals Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, Roo and Winnie the Pooh must use Piglet's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, buddies, danger, rescue, talking animals, family, getting home, love and romance, heroes, friends, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Wilbur the pig knows how important friendship is - he learned that from a spider named Charlotte. So when Wilbur meets Cardigan, a lonely lamb, Wilbur immediately makes him his friend.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pets, friendship, computers and web, friends, best friends, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, hopes, family, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Land Before Time V: The Mysterious Island (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: This fourth sequel in the series finds "leaf gobblers" eating all the vegetation in Great Valley, driving Littlefoot, the young brontosaurus, and the other dinosaur inhabitants out. Arguments break out among the adults during migration, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, save the day, escapades, survival, partners, family life, animal life, disorder, heroes, adventure, family, friendship ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.3
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The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 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, captivating, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, zoo, jungle, fish out of water, survival, rescue, family, disney, friendship, animal life, partners, danger ...
Place: africa, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While trying to obtain "Tree Sweets", Littlefoot into the tree and knocks down all the blossoms, attracting the Tinysauruses. They devour the plants and disappear. But Littlefoot isn't blamed for the disappearance, instead he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, heroes, friendship, mischievous children, unlikely partners, heroic mission, rescue, good versus evil, anti heroes, escapades, partners ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, jungle, family, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, animal life, disorder, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, escapades, goofy hero ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Little Polar Bear (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This charming animated adventure follows a young polar bear, Lars, as he befriends Robbie, a seal. Together, these two form a friendship that proves different breeds of animals can get along perfectly well.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, polar bear, adventure, mischievous children, danger, youth, animal life, escapades, cartoon bear, figment, friends, ocean or sea ...
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
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The AristoCats (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Madame Adelaide Bonfamille leaves her fortune to Duchess and her children -- Bonfamille's prize family of domesticated house cats -- the butler plots to steal the money and kidnaps the heirs, leaving them out on a country road. All seems ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, adventure, disney, pets, animal protagonist, social differences, getting home, friendship, butler, mischievous children, daring rescue, animal life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Littlefoot and the gang meet a shy newcomer, Ali, but the pleasantries stop there. There's a dire environmental theme to this third sequel in the series, in which the world's weather changes beyond the Great Valley, and what had been dry ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, obsessive quest, adventure, save the day, escapades, family, heroes, family life, animal life, coming of age, danger, friendship ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jock the Hero Dog (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Animated-family adventure based on a true story that tells the heart-warming, coming-of-age story of a man and his best-friend, a lovable and fearless dog named, Jock. Set in the Bushveld near what is today the world famous Kruger National Park, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, pets, animal life, escapades, danger, youth, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, dog, wilderness, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Turtle's Tale 2: Sammy's Escape from Paradise (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, USA, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sammy and Ray, leatherback turtles and friends forever, are enjoying an atoll's water and sand, shepherding new hatchlings Ricky and Ella out to sea. Suddenly, a poacher swoops in and ships them off to be part of a spectacular aquarium show for ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adventure, underwater, escape, heroes, family, confined, ocean or sea, family relations, friends, friendship, danger, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Millionaire Dogs (1999)
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 ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: save the day, golden years, heroic mission, adventure, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, family, danger, partners, animal life, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Garfield Gets Real (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Garfield is back with a new look. Tired with his routine as a comic strip star, Garfield escapes the page and heads into the "real world." While living the low-key life of a real housecat, he learns his comic will be cancelled if he ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, danger, disorder, family relations, rescue, race against time, animal life, pets, family life, adventure, real world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, orphan, family, adventure, rescue, wish come true, imaginary, siblings relations, danger, disorder, animal life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A full length animated film for all the family to enjoy. Pooh gets confused when Christopher Robin leaves him a note to say that he has gone back to school after the holidays. So Pooh, Piglet, Tigger, Eeyore and Rabbit go in search of Christopher ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, school, rescue, adventure, family, wish come true, friends, orphan, gang, animal life, partners, pets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, global warming, sea turtle, survival, obsessive quest, peaceful mission, environmentalism, animal life, danger, escapades, sea creature, ocean or sea ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 21st century, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: california, antarctica, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Troll in Central Park (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A friendly troll with a magic green thumb grows one flower too many for the queen, whose laws require all trolls to be mean ugly and scare humans whenever possible. As a punishment, he is exiled to a world of concrete, where he should live a life of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sweet, cult film ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: troll, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family, fish out of water, good versus evil, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, youth ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bartok the Magnificent (1999)
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 ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: prince, witch, imaginary kingdom, bat, rivalry, friendship, daring rescue, adventure, anti heroes, young heroes, youth, danger ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Zambezia (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city of "Zambezia" where he discovers the truth about his ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, animal life, bird, heroes, danger, teaching the ways of the world, save the day, family, friends, wilderness, escapades, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Land Before Time XII: The Great Day of the Flyers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As the Great Day of the Flyers nears, the Great Valley's flying youngsters are eager to participate in the annual exhibition to show off their skills. Everyone, that is, except free-spirited pterodactyl Petrie, whose individualism causes ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, self discovery, youth, dinosaur, animal life, disorder, buddies, wilderness, family relations, friends, escapades, family ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In search of some adventure in their safe and peaceful valley, the five dinosaur friends make a hideaway. From there, they spot two thieves in action, stealing an egg from one of their broods. They chase them down and manage to recover the egg ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, biting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, family, friendship, triceratops, youth, danger, disorder, animal life, wilderness, mischievous children ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.6
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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: humorous, exciting, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: donkey, friendship, adventure, disorder, animal life, friends, rivalry, partners, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, save the lady ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain, barcelona, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
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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, touching, humorous, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, underwater, fish, memory loss, friendship, amnesia, self doubt, family, teamwork, reunion, ocean, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Land Before Time IX: Journey to the Big Water (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Beloved dinosaurs Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Petrie and Ducky return in this story about the wonders of discovery that features new songs, including Donny Osmond's "No One Has to Be Alone."
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, heroic mission, family, anti heroes, heroes, escapades, adventure, mischievous children, friends, young heroes, misfit, danger ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: In Disney's take on the Alexander Dumas tale, Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy want nothing more than to perform brave deeds on behalf of their queen (Minnie Mouse), but they're stymied by the head Musketeer, Pete. Pete secretly wants ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, musketeer, adventure, adventurer, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes, anthropomorphic animal, righting the wronged, intrigue, danger, rivalry ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%