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, 2d animation
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, teenage life, adventure, ship, ocean, 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 ...
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 feel good, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about friends, family, escapades, adventure, friendship, 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 Two (2011), The Wild (2006), The Care Bears Movie (1985). 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, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: cat and mouse, crow, mouse, anthropomorphic mouse, sword duel, adventure, heroic mission, show tunes, animal life, friends, escapades, family ...
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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, talking animals, animal life, animal protagonist, pets, getting home, social differences, friendship, butler, mischievous children ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, 2d animation ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, tyrannosaurus rex, adventure, family, friendship, triceratops, mischievous children, disorder, friends, kids in trouble, animal life, escapades ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: escape, underwater scene, underwater, adventure, friendship, friends, young heroes, danger, sea creature, ocean, youth, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, 2d animation, lyrical ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, family, catastrophe, friendship, anti hero, show tunes, heroic mission, wilderness, survival, forces of nature, anti heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, tense
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, survival, friendship, against the odds, friends, rivalry, heroes, save the day, escapades, adventure, danger, contests and competitions ...
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dalmatian, pets, kidnapping, rescue, heroes, family relations, puppy, friendship, disorder, tv show, buddies, good versus evil ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s, 60s
Place: england, london, europe
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39%
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Happy Feet Two (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA, New Zealand
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: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: penguins, couples, escapades, adventure, heroes, animal protagonist, friendship, save the day, goofy hero, danger, animal life, trapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, hawaii, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: fox, adventure, friendship, dog, love and romance, animal life, teaching the ways of the world, family life, fish out of water, misfit, family, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: danger, best friends, heroes, friends, computers and web, survival, hopes, adventure, rescue, friendship, pets, family ...
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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, light, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: disney, talking animals, adventure, zoo, animal life, lion, jungle, rescue, fish out of water, survival, family, friendship ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Land Before Time XII: The Great Day of the Flyers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 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, 2d animation, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, family relations, dinosaur, siblings relations, wilderness, adventure, escapades, self discovery, family gatherings, friends, mischievous children, family ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, 2d animation, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, dinosaur, heroes, family, escapades, catastrophe, animal life, disorder, friends, ecological disaster, save the day, misfit ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, 2d animation, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, adventure, danger, escapades, friendship, friends, best friends, family, misfit, heroes, dinosaur, cold weather ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, 2d animation
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, friendship, heroes, unlikely partners, mischievous children, heroic mission, parallel world, rescue, anti heroes, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: animal life, friendship, talking animals, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, siblings relations, wish come true, rescue, imaginary, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, rescue, escapades, friends, danger, family, best friends, partners, couples, pet dog, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, 2d animation ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: troll, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family, fish out of water, mischievous children, heroes, youth, escapades, good versus evil ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: feel good, touching, semi serious, 2d animation
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, disorder, friends, goofy hero, youth, mischievous children, escapades, buddies, wilderness, wisdom of life, family ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, entertaining, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: polar bear, friendship, adventure, mischievous children, danger, escapades, youth, cartoon bear, animal life, friends, figment, ocean or sea ...
Place: holland, antarctica, antarctic
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, 2d animation
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, dinosaur, obsessive quest, danger, escapades, family, coming of age, misfit, adventure, heroes, show tunes, animal life ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, mistaken identity, danger, wish come true, family, physical appearance, escapades, computer animation, disorder, animal life, bird ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (2001)
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, stylized, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: misfit, escapades, adventure, imaginary, obnoxious boss, friends, disorder, imaginary kingdom, contests and competitions, partners, family, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, touching, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, fall in love, forbidden love, young heroes, adventure, romance, love and romance, escapades, rescue, disorder, life turned upside down, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Reef 2: High Tide (2012)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Trained in the skills of sea power, Pi the fish can fight a shark, sink a squid or batter any random predator that ever threatens his friends and neighbors on the reef. Unfortunately, being the only hero in town can take its toll, especially when a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: ocean or sea, adventure, dangerous animal, friendship, danger, escapades, family, disorder, righting the wronged, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata (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, touching, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: lion, imaginary kingdom, rescue, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, jungle, family, misfit, coming of age, goofy hero, orphan ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: mouse, heroic mission, friendship, daring rescue, adventure, escapades, danger, family, kidnapping, computer animation, anthropomorphic animal, animal life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: twins, rescue, escapades, save the day, partners, misfit, friendship, fish out of water, heroic mission, mischievous children, family, pets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: friendship, adventure, pets, disorder, youth, danger, escapades, adolescence vs adulthood, dog, wilderness, animal life, family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Land Before Time IX: Journey to 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, touching, feel good, semi serious, 2d animation ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, family relations, family life, youth, child in peril, disorder, heroic mission, best friends, danger, escapades, mischievous children, young heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%