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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, puppet, escapades, siblings relations ...
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 semi serious, feel good, humorous and touching films with plots about friends, adventure, family, friendship, escapades, danger and heroes mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Pebble and the Penguin: The AristoCats (1970), Balto III: Wings of Change (2004), Happy Feet 2 (2011), The Wild (2006), The Little Polar Bear (2001). 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, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: crow, sword duel, mouse, anthropomorphic mouse, danger, adventure, pets, good versus evil, heroes, young heroes, rescue, animal life ...
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100%
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: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, biting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, family, friendship, triceratops, wilderness, danger, escapades, youth, mischievous children, animal life ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, animal protagonist, pets, getting home, friendship, social differences, butler, daring rescue, mischievous children, danger ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Land Before Time III: The Time of the Great Giving (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Littlefoot and his friends are constantly being bullied and browbeaten by three teenage dinosaurs: Hyp, a Hypsilophodon; Nod, a Nodosaurus; and Mutt, a Muttaburrasaurus. However, when a shower of meteorites (flying rocks) impacts near the Great ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, lyrical, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, family, catastrophe, friendship, show tunes, save the day, heroes, wilderness, heroic mission, survival, forces of nature ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Turtle's Tale 2: Sammy's Escape from Paradise (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, USA, France, Italy
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: escape, adventure, underwater, friendship, computer animation, confined, youth, family, danger, captivity, friends, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Balto III: Wings of Change (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Balto and the other sled dogs are feeling dejected because the mail that used to be delivered by dogsled is now being delivered by airplanes. But when a mail plane crashes in the mountains, the dogs come to the rescue.
Style: tense, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: survival, friendship, animal life, save the day, getting home, heroes, friends, airplane, mountain, heroic mission, family life, against the odds ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dalmatian, pets, rescue, kidnapping, family relations, heroes, dog, puppy, friendship, disorder, tv show, buddies ...
Time: 1960s, year 1962, 60s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, dog, friendship, animal life, love and romance, rescue, rise to the top, best friends, hopes, escapades, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Happy Feet 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 117 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: humorous, feel good, exciting, witty, touching ...
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: penguins, youth, escapades, parents and children, couple relations, animal life, family relations, couples, friends, iceberg, music, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, hawaii, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 24K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 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, teens
Plot: adventure, lion, zoo, jungle, rescue, fish out of water, survival, family, talking animals, disney, friendship, heroic mission ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: feel good, semi serious, touching, light, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, family relations, dinosaur, escapades, adventure, siblings relations, wilderness, family, mischievous children, friends, self discovery, family gatherings ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, heroes, friendship, heroic mission, unlikely partners, mischievous children, anti hero, good versus evil, escapades, rescue, anti heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the dinosaur families get trapped in a valley by an ice storm, one family of "spike tail" dinosaurs volunteers to leave since they consume more food than the others. Meanwhile, the young dinos and a new adult dinosaur named Mr. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: escapades, adventure, danger, rescue, friends, friendship, best friends, misfit, heroes, family, cold weather, 2d animation ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ 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: feel good, touching, entertaining, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, polar bear, mischievous children, adventure, animal life, escapades, youth, danger, cartoon bear, friends, figment, island ...
Place: holland, antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, dinosaur, family, save the day, heroes, danger, rescue, partners, escapades, adventure, misfit, ecological disaster ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Arthur's Missing Pal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Canada
Duration: 68 min.
Story: No overview found.When Arthur's dog Pal disappears, Arthur must enlist the help of his friends to track him down. While Pal discovers his newfound freedom, Arthur discovers how much he misses his dog. Good thing Arthur has the gang to turn ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, friends, rescue, escapades, danger, family, best friends, partners, couples, rivalry, pet dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure (2003)
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pets, friendship, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, family, rescue, best friends, hopes, computers and web, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers, teens ...
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, rescue, imaginary, wish come true, siblings relations, fish out of water, family relations, animal life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Birds of Paradise (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jack is just an ordinary sparrow who wishes he could be more exotic and vibrant like so many of his friends. So when a coincidental accident involving colorful paint changes the way he looks, Jack is thrilled about his new appearance. But little ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, mistaken identity, friendship, physical appearance, escapades, wish come true, danger, family, animal life, computer animation, disorder, bird ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, dinosaur, obsessive quest, danger, adventure, misfit, family, save the day, rescue, coming of age, wilderness, friendship ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a Kiss (2005)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Romeo & Juliet: Sealed With a Kiss is a fully animated feature fantasy about two star crossed seals from warring families that fall in love against their parents' wishes. When Juliet's father gives her hand in marriage to the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, fall in love, true love, forbidden love, adventure, young heroes, romance, rescue, escapades, love and romance, heroes, disorder ...
⇓ 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, teens, girls' night
Plot: troll, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family, fish out of water, good versus evil, heroes, mischievous children, youth, escapades ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Hairy Tooth Fairy (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lucía, an active little girl, looses a tooth. Santiago, her father, is an out-of-work boss, and her mother, Pilar, is a successful but overworked architect, reassure Lucía, by telling her that the Hairy Tooth Fairy (a mouse named Pérez) will come ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: heroic mission, friendship, daring rescue, adventure, escapades, family, danger, animal life, kidnapping, computer animation, mouse, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: twins, adventure, save the day, orphan, danger, golden years, heroic mission, friendship, fish out of water, mischievous children, heroes, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: lion, jungle, family, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroes, mischievous children, orphan, rescue, danger ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pets, friendship, disorder, danger, mischievous children, adventure, race against time, rescue, family life, animal life, family relations, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Land Before Time VI: The Secret of Saurus Rock (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Legends claim that Saurus Rock keeps bad luck out of the Great Valley. Is it really true? Could the mysterious Longneck named Doe be the famous Lone Dinosaur, who can defeat a Sharptooth with his lasso-like tail? To find out, Littlefoot and company ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: heroes, twins, misfit, escapades, friendship, anti hero, disorder, friends, rescue, family, anti heroes, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, animal life, pets, escapades, youth, danger, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, dog, wilderness, family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, prince, bat, heroic mission, friendship, curses spells and rituals, danger, rivalry, mischievous children, parallel world, kidnapping ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Land Before Time XIII: The Wisdom of Friends (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After an incident which nearly cost Littlefoot's grandmother her life, Littlefoot learns a series of lessons which his species call "Wisdoms". Meanwhile, a trio of dim-witted Beipiaosauruses named Loofah, Doofah and Foobie arrive in ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, goofy hero, family, youth, buddies, escapades, mischievous children, adventure, wisdom of life, friends, disorder, animal life ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%