Movies like Scooby-Doo

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Scooby-Doo (2002)
 5.1
 102K
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Mystery Inc. gang have gone their separate ways and have been apart for two years, until they each receive an invitation to Spooky Island. Not knowing that the others have also been invited, they show up and discover an amusement park that affects young visitors in very strange ways.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, twist ending, entertaining, surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film, idiotic, nostalgic ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: amateur detective, friendship, adventure, resort, teenage life, heroes, monster, youth, crimes, gang, partners against crime, investigation, friends, escapades, disorder, rivalry, dog, good versus evil, mystery, talking animals, ghost, danger, scooby doo, chase, talking dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s

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Most similar movies to Scooby-Doo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining and semi serious films with plots about danger, adventure, family, escapades, heroes, youth and young heroes mostly in Family, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Scooby-Doo: Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins (2009), Goosebumps (2015), Daphne & Velma (2018), Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (2019), Descendants (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Mystery, Inc. are guests of honor at the grand opening of the Coolsville Museum of Criminology, a masked villain shows up and creates havoc before stealing the costumes of the gang's most notorious villains...Could it be that their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surprise ending, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, horror for children, teens
Plot: monster, scooby doo, ghost, mystery, dog, adventure, family, talking dog, investigation, silly humor, rescue, goofy hero ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story of how Mystery Inc. was formed.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, horror for children
Plot: family, mystery, ghost, goofy hero, investigation, crimes, disorder, friends, prank, amateur detective, adventure, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 82K
Goosebumps (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After moving to a small town, Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets next door neighbor Hannah, the daughter of bestselling Goosebumps series author R.L. Stine. When Zach unintentionally unleashes real monsters from their manuscripts and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, scary, entertaining ...
Audience: horror for children, pre-teens, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: teenagers, magic, monster, good versus evil, monsters, adventure, werewolf, book, youth, imaginary, escapades, ventriloquist dummy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Daphne & Velma (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Before their eventual team-up with Scooby and the gang, bright and optimistic Daphne and whip-smart and analytical Velma are both mystery-solving teens who are best friends but have only met online - until now. Daphne has just transferred to ...
Style: feel good, twist ending, humorous, entertaining, light
Audience: teens, horror for children
Plot: amateur detective, high school, friendship, teenage girl, female protagonist, duo, investigation, mystery, adventure, good versus evil, disorder, teamwork ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, UK, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a world where people collect pocket-size monsters (pokemon) to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent monster who seeks to be a detective.
Style: entertaining, stylized, buddy comedy, exciting, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pokemon, amnesia, friendship, adventure, heroes, journey, escapades, self sacrifice, odd couple, fantasy world, creature, car accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, epic, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: superhuman powers, legends and myths, adventure, young heroes, greek mythology, best friends, heroes, monster, demi god, teenage life, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, nashville tennessee ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Scooby-Doo! Adventures: The Mystery Map (2013)
Genre: Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Get ready to experience the world-famous Scooby-Doo! and Crew like never before in this all-new, original puppet movie! What begins as a routine night for the Gang - which includes the slobbering sleuth and Shaggy eating a triple-extra-large Scooby ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friends, adventure, silly humor, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, disorder, goofy hero, mystery, escapades, family, heroes, puppet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 17K
Descendants (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A present-day idyllic kingdom where the benevolent teenage son of King Adam and Queen Belle offers a chance of redemption for the troublemaking offspring of Disney's classic villains: Cruella De Vil (Carlos), Maleficent (Mal), the Evil Queen ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night ...
Plot: good versus evil, happy ending, disney, teenage protagonist, witch, high school, fairy godmother, villain, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts for another magic-filled year. Harry comes face to face with danger yet again, this time in the form of escaped convict, Sirius Black – and turns to sympathetic Professor Lupin for help.
Style: gothic, twists and turns, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: magical, wizards and magicians, friendship, young heroes, good versus evil, chosen one, witch, supernatural ability, boarding school life, magic wand, magic, werewolf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1993, year 1994 ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Ignoring threats to his life, Harry returns to Hogwarts to investigate – aided by Ron and Hermione – a mysterious series of attacks.
Style: exciting, stylized, twists and turns, psychotronic, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: magic, witch, magical, wizards, wizards and magicians, chosen one, boarding school life, magic wand, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, giant, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, 90s, year 1993 ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hapless museum night watchman Larry Daley must help his living, breathing exhibit friends out of a pickle now that they've been transferred to the archives at the Smithsonian Institution. Larry's (mis)adventures this time include close ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, museum, objects come to life, curses spells and rituals, escapades, imaginary, goofy hero, artifact, chase, dinosaur, disorder, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s, 1940s
Place: washington d.c., usa, manhattan new york city, new york, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 249K
The Goonies (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A young teenager named Mikey Walsh finds an old treasure map in his father's attic. Hoping to save their homes from demolition, Mikey and his friends Data Wang, Chunk Cohen, and Mouth Devereaux run off on a big quest to find the secret stash of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, intense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, teen comedy
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure map, mischievous children, childhood, cave, treasure, lost treasure, search, friendship, map, pirate ship, pirate ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sherlock: Undercover Dog (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Billy, 10, a dreamer, wants to be taken seriously so he can live with his toy-designer father on Catalina Island. Billy's plans get seriously spoilt when Sherlock, a talking police dog, demands his help to rescue his police detective handler ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: odd couple, crimes, pets, escapades, young heroes, daring rescue, family, mischievous children, rivalry, working undercover, island, friendship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.9
 3K
Bingo (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bingo, the runaway circus dog, is off the leash and saving Chuckie's life! Bingo and the boy become the best of friends in this canine comedy featuring doggy disguises and skateboarding, pinball and prison. Chuckie and his parents (Cindy ...
Style: touching, humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, on the road, rescue, friendship, family, adventure, animal life, pets, escapades, dog movie, heroic mission, reincarnation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Blackbeard's Ghost (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Peter Ustinov stars as the eponymous wraith, who returns to Earth to aid his descendant, elderly Elsa Lanchester (Stowecroft). The villains want to kick Lanchester and her friends out of their group home so that they can build a crooked casino. Good ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, witch, ghost, college, gambling, island, supernatural, escapades, fish out of water, friendship, goofy hero, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.2
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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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, suspense
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, teenage life, experiment gone awry, child as adult, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, disorder, danger, rescue, best friends, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.3
 716
Level Up (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Four very different high school teenagers battle trolls, ghouls and a dark leader of them named Maldark in a video game that goes haywire and releases the battle into the real world (IMDb.com).
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, save the world, good versus evil, rivalry, youth, parallel world, danger, video game, friendship, supernatural, battles, humanity in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Three Investigators and the Secret of Skeleton Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "The Three Investigators and The Secret of Skeleton Island" the cult detective trio from Rocky Beach, California, fall into a breath-taking mixture of adventure, thriller and mystery. Only by a hairs-breadth did they escape with their ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: amateur detective, ancient mystery, investigation, adventure, treasure hunt, mystery, save the day, youth, partners, escapades, legend, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
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Kids of the Round Table (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in modern times, Alex finds King Arthur's sword Excalibur and must prove himself worthy of it.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, mischievous children, wizards and magicians, battles, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, magic, child protagonist ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.2
 10K
Catch That Kid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Athletic 12-year-old Maddy (Kristen Stewart) shares an enthusiasm for mountain climbing with her father, Tom (Sam Robards). Unfortunately, Tom suffers a spinal injury while scaling Mount Everest, and his family is unable to afford the surgery that ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, adventure, family relations, family, disorder, bank robbery, heroes, teenage life, crimes, rivalry, computer genius, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Kid in King Arthur's Court (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Southern California kid named Calvin Fuller is magically transported to the medieval kingdom of Camelot through a crack in the ground caused by an earthquake. Once there, he learns he was summoned by the wizard Merlin, who needs Calvin to save ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, sweet ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, date night, pre-teens ...
Plot: time travel, king arthur, heroes, earthquake, camelot, family, adventure, medieval, cinderella story, friendship, curses spells and rituals, teenage life ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: california, usa, los angeles, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, dog, friendship, family life, friends, partners, escapades, heroes, chase, adventure, family, youth ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "I will try to be normal" 12-year-old Ace Ventura Jr. promises. Thats cool, except whats normal for him is finding missing mutts, kidnapped kitties or gone gators and creating hilarious chaos every step of the way.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: escapades, adventure, rescue, obsessive quest, danger, disorder, uncover truth, family, pets, private detective, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.4
 65K
Richie Rich (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billionaire heir Richie Rich has it all, including Reggie Jackson as a batting coach and Claudia Schiffer as a personal trainer -- but no playmates. What's more, scoundrel Laurence Van Dough is scheming to take over the family empire. Uh-oh! ...
Style: light, humorous, sincere, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, youth, friendship, children, rich and poor, missing person, family, heroes, mischievous children, cons and scams, conspiracy, wealth ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Kings of Appletown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will and Clayton witness a murder, but out of fear decide not to tell anyone. They and their friend Betsy, whose father has been wrongfully accused of the crime, go on a journey to find the real killer, and at the same time redeem themselves.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: false accusation, murder, small town, amateur detective, investigation, adventurer, heroes, riddles and clues, dishonesty, escapades, best friends, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Scooby-Doo and the Witch's Ghost (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Gang visit Oakhaven, Massachusetts to seek strange goings on involving a famous horror novelist and his ancestor who is rumored be a witch.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, light
Audience: horror for children, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: scooby doo, adventure, wizards and magicians, cartoon dog, small town, heroes, escapades, pets, ghost, haunted house, disorder, supernatural ability ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: new england, usa, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Inspector Gadget (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: John Brown is a bumbling but well-intentioned security guard who is badly injured in an explosion planned by an evil mastermind. He is taken to a laboratory, where Brenda, a leading robotics surgeon, replaces his damaged limbs with state-of-the-art ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, clever, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, rescue, gadget, adventure, superhuman powers, escapades, wish come true, fish out of water, experiment gone awry, secret identity, master villain ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Adventures of Mickey Matson and the Copperhead Treasure (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a mythical device from ancient times is rebuilt by a group of Confederates who feel the civil war never ended, Mickey Matson and his newfound friend, Sully, must follow a series of clues left by his dead grandfather to keep the evil men away ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: ancient mystery, adventure, adventurer, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, save the day, youth, danger, legends and myths, riddles and clues, patriotism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Metro Chase (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This family comedy is about, Zack, an 8-year old American boy who is separated from his 18-year old sister, as they arrive in Paris for a family vacation. Seth, and friends track Zack down.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chase, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, disorder, danger, kids in trouble, child in peril, family relations, friends, youth, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.1
 194
Finding Kelly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The surprisingly intricate, nimble plot is about a couple of kids who play amateur detectives one summer in the hopes of collecting a $5,000 reward offered to anyone able to find a missing 17 year old girl. The girl and boy are best friends who have ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, tense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: amateur detective, uncover truth, young heroes, buddies, youth, mystery, heroes, missing child, investigation, danger, crimes, child's point of view ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%