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, rescue, young heroes, time travel, sea, basketball, cowboy, treasure, treasure hunt, buried treasure, sword, villain ...
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, young heroes and friends 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), Magic Island (1995). 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure map, uncover truth, heroes, dealing with death, family, friends, family relations, danger, single parent, young heroes, adventure ...
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, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, island, treasure, puppet, adventure, puppets, pirate, family, youth, danger, escapades, heroic mission ...
⇓ 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, best friends, danger, treasure hunt, adventure, family relations, family life, rivalry, heroes, 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: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, traitor, adventure hero, castaway, child hero, lost treasure, adventurer, rivalry, imaginary, adventure, obsessive quest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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: semi serious, humorous, scenic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, pirate, missing person, treasure hunt, ship, family, survival, rescue, heroic mission, race against time, danger, adventurer ...
Time: 60s, 19th century, victorian era, 1850s
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, melbourne australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, mermaid, nanny, pirate, treasure map, parents and children, escapades, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, mischievous children, adventure, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 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, captivating, sincere
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, youth, danger, escapades, hopes, daring rescue, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, pirate, save the day, parents and children, adventure, escapades, family, heroic mission, getting home, adventurer, rescue, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: feel good, exciting, semi serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, adventurer, friendship, young heroes, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, rivalry, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, imaginary, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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, touching, feel good, exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: escapades, daring rescue, family gatherings, family, mischievous children, hopes, getting home, wizards and magicians, family relations, friends, wish come true, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, part animation, boy, miniaturization, parallel world, misfit, rivalry, family relations, wish come true, youth, danger, good versus evil ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: adventure, adventurer, young heroes, youth, danger, escapades, legends and myths, disorder, friends, family, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: teenage life, adventure, imaginary, escapades, heroes, youth, true love, cinderella story, coming of age, good versus evil, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur unwittingly discovers the secret to stopping an evil dragon who threatens to destroy all civilization.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, light
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, teenage life, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, deadly creature, family, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: island, ship, treasure hunt, young heroes, adventure, ocean or sea, friends, rivalry, betrayal, rebelliousness, rebellion, pirate ...
⇓ 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, family, escapades, legends and myths, young heroes, family life, rescue, wilderness, daring rescue, heroes, danger, lake or river ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: child as adult, teenage life, mischievous children, experiment gone awry, adventure, young heroes, friendship, wish come true, best friends, danger, youth, rescue ...
⇓ 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: offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: heroic mission, young heroes, escapades, adventure, family, heroes, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, hopes, village life, imaginary kingdom, mischievous children ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 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, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, duel, fairy, kidnapping, good versus evil, rescue, pirate, self discovery, childhood, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century
Place: big ben london, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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: adventure, good versus evil, family, adventurer, treasure hunt, heroic mission, daring rescue, danger, parallel world, imaginary, young heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 1900s
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Beethoven's Treasure Tail (2014)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After everyone's favorite St. Bernard gets fired from a movie, Beethoven begins the long journey home with his trainer, Eddie. On their way, they become stranded in a small coastal town where the beloved canine befriends a young boy who is ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, save the day, pets, treasure hunt, friendship, pirate, farce, escapades, family, danger, youth, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: feel good, sentimental, captivating, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, orphan, teenage life, adventure, in the woods, family relations, escapades, estate, rivalry ...
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: lake, children, vacation, resort, single parent, youth, danger, estrangement, lake or river, family relations, escapades, young heroes ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Thomas and the Magic Railroad (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mr. Conductor's supply of magic gold dust, which allows him to travel between Shining Time and Thomas's island, is critically low. Unfortunately, he doesn't know how to get more. Meanwhile, Thomas is fending off attacks by the nasty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, fairy tale, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: train, imaginary kingdom, friendship, family, adventure, family life, good versus evil, parents and children, heroic mission, escapades, young heroes, youth ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: car chase, kidnapping, family, adventure, chase, magic, good versus evil, rescue, orphan, mental institution, rivalry, friendship ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ 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: surreal, offbeat, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, chases and races, heroic mission, friends, danger, youth, friendship, chase, heroes, escapades, save the day, young heroes ...
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, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, obsessive quest, anti heroes, unlikely partners, ancient mystery, imaginary, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, future, 80s
Place: canada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.7
 3K
Snow Queen (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Snow Queen is a powerful story of friendship and the triumph of love over wickedness. The story follows a young woman who is forced to battle the wicked snow queen in order to save the soul of the man she loves.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, hotel, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, rescue, fall in love, young heroes, kidnapping, imaginary, escapades, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, young heroes, rescue, treasure hunt, pets, family life, partners, heroes, adventure, escapades, best friends ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: humorous, stylized, exciting, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: escapades, imaginary, heroic mission, legends and myths, self discovery, danger, family, heroes, adventure, dealing with death, injustice, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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