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Rudy: The Return of the Racing Pig (2007)
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Rudy: The Return of the Racing Pig (2007)
Original name: Rennschwein Rudi Rüssel 2 - Rudi rennt wieder!
Genre: Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Up to now, Nickel (9) and his single dad Thomas have been managing very well together. Then Nickel goes on a school excursion and brings the little piglet Rudy back with him in his rucksack. Once he´s home, he makes a terrifying discovery: dad has a girlfriend! Worse yet, she´s moved in with him and brought her daughter Felicitas (12) along! Nickel makes a deal with Thomas: if those two stay, then so can Rudy. When life becomes unbearable for Nickel, he flees with Rudy to ‘Porkland’, followed by Feli and pursued by two dumb crooks. It’s the beginning of an adventure that ends in the swamps of the Oder Valley, where Rudi saves the lives of the two children and finds a new home.
Plot: animals, family relations, pig, animal

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about family relations, children, family, youth, friendship, boy and friends mostly in Family, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Rudy: The Return of the Racing Pig: Rudy, the Racing Pig (1995), Bambi's Childhood (1985), A Piggy Tale (1991), My Sister's Kids (2001), Muffin (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rudy, the Racing Pig (1995)
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Duration: 101 min.
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Bambi's Childhood (1985)
Genre: Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
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Genre: Family
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Pinocchio (1976)
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Genre: Drama, Family
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Genre: Family
Country: Australia, France
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