Movies like Pirates of the Plain

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Pirates of the Plain (1999)
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Pirates of the Plain (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Pirates of the Plain" details the adventure of Jezebel Jack, a pirate with a heart of gold that is sent to the future where he meets Bobby, a young boy with an overactive imagination.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, adventurer, adventure, ship, youth, family, heroes, friends, family relations, family life, danger, heroic mission, escapades, countryside, young heroes, rescue, time travel, sea, basketball, cowboy, treasure, treasure hunt, buried treasure, villain, farm ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century
Place: nebraska, usa, caribbean

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Most similar movies to Pirates of the Plain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and exciting films with plots about adventure, family, escapades, heroes, danger, friends and young heroes mostly in Family, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pirates of the Plain: Muppet Treasure Island (1996), Treasure of Pirate's Point (1999), Treasure Island (1999), In Search of the Castaways (1962), The Snow Queen (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Lost Treasure of Sawtooth Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Danny Quinn (Seth Bernard) lives with one great dream... he wants to prove his late father was right about a pirate treasure in the depths of Lake Michigan.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure map, uncover truth, dealing with death, adventure, curses spells and rituals, single parent, danger, pirate, friendship, heroes, family ...
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After telling the story of Flint's last journey to young Jim Hawkins, Billy Bones has a heart attack and dies just as Jim and his friends are attacked by pirates. The gang escapes into the town where they hire out a boat and crew to find the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, feel good, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: treasure hunt, island, treasure, puppet, adventure, puppets, pirate, family, danger, youth, young heroes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Treasure of Pirate's Point (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ahoy Maties! There's a treasure chest of gold buried on Pirate's Point. When the living descendant of legendary pirate Captain Vane lets Ray in on the secret, there's mutiny in the town. Now, Ray and his friends are on a mission to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, friendship, friends, treasure hunt, family life, rivalry, danger, family relations, escapades, heroes, adventure, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Treasure Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins and peg-legged Long John Silver set sail for adventure in Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of dastardly pirates, swashbuckling heroes, buried treasure and a young boy's amazing courage. The narrative diverges from ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure hero, traitor, lost treasure, castaway, child hero, master villain, family, escapades, heroes, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scenic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, missing person, treasure hunt, adventure, ship, family, survival, rescue, heroic mission, danger, race against time, adventurer ...
Time: 60s, victorian era, 1850s, 19th century
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.9
 373
The Snow Queen (2005)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 56 min.
Story: When Gerda befriends penniless Kay their growing friendship is cut short as one cold winter night a fragment of glass pierces Kay's eye, turning his heart cold. Enchanted by the Snow Queen he is swept away on her chariot over the glittering ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: young heroes, youth, danger, escapades, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, heroes, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, adventure, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.9
 511
Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Carlisle is a disillusioned 13-year old boy. His mother is always away at work since his father left. He decides to run away, as his mom won't miss him. As he is ready to leave, his nanny, convinces him to read this 'magic book'. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, feel good, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, mermaid, nanny, pirate, treasure map, parents and children, heroes, imaginary kingdom, fall in love, adventure, imaginary, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Pippi in the South Seas (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pippi in the South Seas (original title is Pippi Långstrump på de sju haven) is a 1970 film, based on the eponymous children's books by Astrid Lindgren with the cast of the 1969 TV series. Pippi, with friends Tommy and Annika, adventures on ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, island, escapades, family, heroic mission, adventure, partners, parents and children, young heroes, getting home, heroes, save the day ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 5.9
 73
A Dog's Tale (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anything is possible when the Professor tells Tim about a supernova that grants wishes. Unfortunately, when Tim's wish doesn't go as planned, he finds himself in a dog's body!
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, getting home, heroes, escapades, daring rescue, mischievous children, adventure, wish come true, wizards and magicians, family relations, friends, pirate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: hopes, escapades, imaginary, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, state affairs, adventure, family, heroes, betrayal, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, boy, part animation, miniaturization, rescue, orphan, disorder, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, family, mischievous children, family relations ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Treasure Island (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins finds himself serving with pirate captain Long John Silver in search of a buccaneer's treasure, in this short adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ship, island, treasure hunt, family, heroic mission, adventurer, good versus evil, rebellion, rebelliousness, rivalry, betrayal, against the odds ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, adventure, young heroes, youth, danger, escapades, legends and myths, friends, curses spells and rituals, family, imaginary kingdom, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hungary, UK, France, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When 13 year old Maria Merryweather's father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn't know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, imaginary, rivalry, nanny, family relations, estate, orphan, youth, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, in the woods ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mee-Shee: The Water Giant (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A New York City oil company troubleshooter is brought to a remote B.C. lake to look for some lost machinery. Cancelling a trip to Disney World with his son, he decides to bring the boy along. They both end up experiencing more excitement than Mickey ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: environmentalism, young heroes, legends and myths, treasure hunt, family life, danger, rescue, wilderness, heroes, daring rescue, lake or river, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 170
The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Kyrgyzstan, Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: feel good, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, heroes, legends and myths, imaginary, escapades, hopes, family, wish come true, mischievous children ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.8
 217K
Hook (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see Granny Wendy in London, where the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: duel, adventure, kidnapping, good versus evil, fairy, rescue, pirate, self discovery, childhood, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, big ben london, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Nico the Unicorn (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As an 11-year-old boy struggles to cope with a disability, he finds a pony who gives birth to a unicorn which he takes care of.
Style: semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: unicorn, disability, animal life, family life, family relations, pregnancy, youth, misfit, family, adventure, escapades, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, imaginary, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, family, heroes, mischievous children, escapades, adventurer, good versus evil, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 3K
Tall Tale (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young boy draws on the inspiration of legendary western characters to find the strength to fight an evil land baron in the old west who wants to steal his family's farm and destroy their idyllic community. When Daniel Hackett sees his father ...
Style: stylized, entertaining, sentimental, melancholic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, family, adventurer, treasure hunt, heroic mission, daring rescue, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, imaginary, on the run ...
Time: 1900s
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.0
 254
Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, suspense
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friends, rescue, orphan, coming of age, mischievous children, imaginary kingdom, adventure, young heroes, parents and children, heroes, imaginary, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Magic in the Water (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Radio psychologist Jack Black takes his children Joshua and Ashley on a 'vacation' to a lake in British Columbia. While he grinds away at work the children discover that the famous local lake monster "Orky" may not be just a ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: vacation, lake, children, family, parents and children, young heroes, escapades, legends and myths, family relations, lake or river, heroes, adventure ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Gnome-Mobile (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric millionaire and his grandchildren are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the millionaire is suspected of being crazy because he's seeing gnomes! ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: kidnapping, car chase, family, adventure, chase, magic, good versus evil, youth, danger, orphan, rescue, friendship ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, rescue, odd couple, misfit, fish out of water, family relations, friends, heroes, disorder, pets, family life, small town life ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 975
Body Troopers (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A little kid shrinks himselfs so that he can travel into the body of his grandfather. Here he has to kill the kidney-stone his grandfather is suffering from.
Style: exciting, surreal, offbeat, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: heroic mission, heroes, save the day, chases and races, family, adventure, chase, friendship, escapades, young heroes, friends, youth ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ally Hayden is a teenager who shares her father's interest in dinosaurs and archaeology. When he brings a mysterious fossil back from a dig, she is convinced it's the egg of a Tyrannosaurus Rex. After accidentally knocking the egg to the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, ancient mystery, escapades, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, young heroes, imaginary, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, unlikely partners, anti heroes ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, future, 80s
Place: canada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Veritas, Prince of Truth (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kern has to fight an evil menace that could destroy the earth when Veritas, his favorite comic book hero, comes to life and seeks his help.
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dealing with death, heroes, adventure, escapades, danger, self discovery, legends and myths, heroic mission, family, rivalry, battles, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.0
 32K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, scenic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: island, isolation, young heroes, adventure, danger, exotic island, family, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, rainstorm, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a plea-bargain to clear their school records, a group of misfit teens ventures into the majestic but unforgiving wilderness to help a young naturalist save the vanishing wolves. After they encountered unexpected incident, they are aided by the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: misfit, wilderness, survival, family, teenage life, escapades, adventure, heroes, animal life, family life, friends, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.4
 2K
Prehysteria! (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young boy and his family embark on a series of adventures when the boy finds some mysterious eggs which hatch to reveal a brood of baby dinosaurs.
Style: offbeat, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: single parent, misfit, teenage life, animal life, family life, disorder, friends, family relations, adventure, escapades, family, heroes ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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