Movies like Escape from Planet Earth

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Escape from Planet Earth (2012)
 5.8
 26K
Escape from Planet Earth (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Astronaut Scorch Supernova finds himself caught in a trap when he responds to an SOS from a notoriously dangerous alien planet.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, colourful, feel good, not serious, psychotronic, fairy tale, funny, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, disney, astronaut, spacecraft, mad scientist, family, adventure, space and aliens, mysterious planet, rescue, alien invasion, escape, fantasy world, space program, evil alien, catastrophe, monster, good versus evil, planet, heroes, space wars, family relations, trap, escapades, deathtrap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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Most similar movies to Escape from Planet Earth

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining and not serious films with plots about family, adventure, escapades, danger, disorder, computer animation and heroes mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Escape from Planet Earth: Planet 51 (2009), Home (2015), Stitch! The Movie (2003), Monsters vs Aliens (2009), Penguins of Madagascar (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 55K
Planet 51 (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Earth astronaut Capt. Chuck Baker arrives on Planet 51 -- a world reminiscent of American suburbia circa 1950 -- he tries to avoid capture, recover his spaceship and make it home safely, all with the help of an empathetic little green being.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: alien, benign alien, adventure, fish out of water, space and aliens, small town, mysterious planet, outer space, astronaut, alien planet, family, spacecraft ...
Time: 2000s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 102K
Home (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: light, emotional, exciting, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, alien, benign alien, family, alien invasion, save the world, disney, culture clash, loneliness, children, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: australia, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Stitch! The Movie (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The continuing adventures of Lilo, a little Hawaiian girl, and Stitch, the galaxy's most wanted extraterrestrial. Stitch, Pleakley, and Dr. Jumba are all part of the household now. But what Lilo and Stitch don't know is that Dr. Jumba ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, disorder, escapades, save the day, rescue, young heroes, odd couple, disney, disney princess, teenager, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Monsters vs Aliens (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Susan Murphy is unwittingly clobbered by a meteor full of outer space gunk on her wedding day, she mysteriously grows to 49-feet-11-inches. The military jumps into action and captures Susan, secreting her away to a covert government compound. ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: alien, giant, evil alien, mutant, superhero, family, alien invasion, talking animals, monster, adventure, unlikely friendships, supernatural ...
Place: san francisco, japan, usa, california, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Style: humorous, light, colourful, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: penguins, talking animals, spy, adventure, animals, espionage, rescue, good versus evil, friendship, animal life, revenge, master of disguise ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: madagascar, shanghai, venice, new york, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 37K
Astro Boy (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy (Atom) is a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he had lost. Unable to fulfill his creator's expectations, Astro embarks on a journey in search ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, humorous, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, androids and robots, superhero, robot, family, family in danger, evil force, space and aliens, goodhearted, heroes, destiny, transformation ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Space Chimps 2: Zartog Strikes Back (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Comet longs to be taken seriously as a full-fledged space chimp. He journeys to the fantastical Planet Malgor and bonds with the adorable alien Kilowatt, living out his ultimate fantasy. However, it's time for Comet to prove himself when the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: chimpanzee, friendship, heroes, save the day, adventure, space travel, astronaut, disorder, rivalry, escapades, alien encounter, distant planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 24K
Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: funny, humorous, colourful, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: dachshund, animal life, adventure, talking animals, friendship, escapades, creativity, forest, bear, deer, disney, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.1
 96K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, buddy comedy, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, disney, talking animals, hunting, disorder, partners, friends, animal life, wilderness, rescue, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 399K
Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: animals, friendship, talking animals, jungle, adventure, island, unlikely friendships, lion, escape, penguins, animal life, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, madagascar, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Boonie Bears: To the Rescue (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: China, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 2014 Chinese animated film based on the animated television series Boonie Bears.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, escapades, family, disorder, nothing goes right, rivalry, daring rescue, babies and infants, master villain, heroes, save the day, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jimmy Neutron is a boy genius and way ahead of his friends, but when it comes to being cool, he's a little behind. All until one day when his parents, and parents all over Earth are kidnapped by aliens, it's up to him to lead all the ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: alien, evil alien, rescue, genius, battles, heroic mission, young heroes, youth, disorder, inventions and discoveries, school, boy genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 12K
Space Chimps (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three chimps are sent into space to explore the possibility of alien life when an unmanned space shuttle crash lands on an uncharted planet.
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, romantic, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, nasa, astronaut, space and aliens, chimpanzee, save the world, daring rescue, friendship, fish out of water, disorder, race against time, escapades ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Now, we find the rowdy extraterrestrial getting used to life with his new ohana. However, a malfunction in the ultimate creation of Dr. Jumba soon emerges, which reinstates his destructive programming and threatens to both ruin his friendship with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, touching, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: benign alien, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, disney, heroes, space and aliens, rivalry, family, pets, adoption, nightmare ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mars Needs Moms (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Martians suddenly abduct his mom, mischievous Milo rushes to the rescue and discovers why all moms are so special.
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: disney, mars, martian, adventure, space and aliens, parents and children, alien, boy, alien abduction, stranded, children, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Leroy & Stitch (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Lilo, Stitch, Jumba and Pleakley have finally caught all of Jumba's genetic experiments and found the one true place where each of them belongs. Stitch, Jumba and Pleakley are offered positions in the Galactic Alliance, turning them down so ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: benign alien, friendship, adventure, young heroes, fish out of water, youth, odd couple, escapades, rivalry, family, mad scientist, good versus evil ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.6
 541K
Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: adoption, orphan, family, disney, super villain, chase, escapades, children, friendship, lifestyle change, little girl, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1969, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: north korea, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Phineas and Ferb travel across the galaxy to rescue their older sister Candace, who has been abducted by aliens and taken to a utopia in a far-off planet, free of her pesky little brothers.
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, light, funny
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: outer space, alien abduction, disney, abduction, brother sister relationship, adventure, disorder, youth, escapades, silly humor, family, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Tom and Jerry Blast Off to Mars! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: While carrying on their usual hi-jinks, they inadvertantly stow-away on a spaceship bound for Mars. They meet up with the local Martian residents and cause them to invade the Earth, aided by the "Invincitron", a vacuum-wielding giant ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: mars, tom and jerry, space travel, cartoon cat, outer space, anthropomorphism, spacecraft, animals, disorder, animal life, space and aliens, unlikely partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best ...
Style: feel good, exciting, colourful, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: scientist, adventure, friendship, food, island, inventor, family, animals, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, save the day, creator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Buzz Lightyear must battle Emperor Zurg with the help of three hopefuls who insist on being his partners.
Style: saga, feel good, not serious, stylized, parody ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: friendship, superhero, rescue, heroes, outer space, toys, heroic mission, space travel, alien encounter, intergalactic, good versus evil, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The evil space pirate Gloomius Maximus is determined that since he can't have fun, nobody else will either. Unfortunately for our heroes, an invitation to Zowie Polie's third birthday party accidentally finds its way to Gloomius's ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, mischievous children, disorder, rivalry, mad scientist, escapades, animal life, family relations, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck are up to their feuding ways again. Tired of playing second fiddle to Bugs, Daffy has decided to leave the Studio for good. He is aided by Warner Bros.' humor impaired Vice President of Comedy, Kate Houghton, who ...
Style: humorous, parody, not serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night
Plot: spy, rabbit, adventure, chase, heroic mission, rescue, secret agents, movie business, obsessive quest, treasure hunt, escapades, monkey ...
Time: 2000s
Place: las vegas, nevada, africa, usa, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 7.3
 272K
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, light, humorous, touching, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, memory loss, family, adventure, fish, animals, ocean, kids and family, amnesia, friendship, shark, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.2
 26K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 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, stylized, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, talking animals, lion, zoo, adventure, jungle, family, animal life, rescue, survival, fish out of water, adaptation ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Susan Murphy (a.k.a. Ginormica) and the Monsters are now working with the US government as special ops. So when an alien presence is detected in Susan's hometown of Modesto, California -- right before Halloween -- the team is dispatched to ...
Style: funny, humorous, witty, light, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: halloween, mutant, monster, alien, superhero, adventure, supernatural, heroes, disorder, chaos, rivalry, battles ...
Place: tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 397K
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adoption, single father, spy, family, father daughter relationship, minion, good versus evil, female agent, villain, save the world, parent child relationship, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 236K
Minions (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Style: feel good, humorous, absurd, light, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: family, giant, super villain, silly humor, mad scientist, creature, dinosaur, queen, coronation, escapades, master and servant, disorder ...
Time: year 1968, 60s, 20th century, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: antarctica, orlando florida, london, england, buckingham palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 29K
The Nut Job (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, South Korea, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter - ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking animals, friendship, family, squirrel, animals, heist, crime gone awry, unlikely partners, friends, chase, betrayal, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Garfield's Pet Force (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Nothing in the world can make Garfield get involved in anything besides eating, until the muscular super cat Garzooka comes crashing into Cartoon World from the Comic Book universe with terrifying news. Garfield summons up the willpower to join his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, pets, heroic mission, surrealism, save the day, best friends, heroes, escapades, family, disorder, parallel world, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%