Movies like See Spot Run

If you like "See Spot Run" you are looking for feel good, humorous and ridiculous movies about / with dog, pets, family, goofy hero, hitman, animals and friendship themes of Action, Comedy and Crime genre shot in USA or Australia.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
See Spot Run (2001)
 5.3
 9K
See Spot Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug sniffing agent canine is a target for an assassin boss so the FBI calls Witness Protection to send him somewhere else. Meanwhile a single Mom puts her 6 year old boy James in the care of her irresponsible, mailman, neighbor, Gordon, when the babysitter bails on her. Meanwhile, an assassin mob boss hires 2 goons to kill Agent 11. But when 11 escapes from the van when they tried to kill him, he hides in Gordon's Mailtruck that James is in too. And guess what they name him. Spot.
Style: feel good, humorous, ridiculous, clever, entertaining, melancholic, not serious, parody, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dog, pets, family, goofy hero, hitman, animals, friendship, crime gone awry, crimes, mischievous children, hidden identity, nothing goes right, witnessing a crime, fish out of water, save the day, mafia, kids and family, vengeance, gangsters, police officer, crime boss, orphan, african american, neighbor, single mother ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, seattle, seattle washington

Movie in categories

dog movies
dog
6215
kids movies
5083
pets movies
825
feel good movies
10264
family movies
8834
humorous movies
19575
ridiculous movies
1278

Most similar movies to See Spot Run

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, entertaining and sweet films with plots about family, disorder, adventure, farce, catastrophe, dog and kids and family mostly in Comedy, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like See Spot Run: Dennis the Menace (1993), Catch That Kid (2004), Bailey's Billion$ (2005), Beethoven (1992), Kangaroo Jack (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dennis the Menace (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mr. Wilson's ever-present annoyance comes in the form of one mischievous kid named Dennis. But he'll need Dennis's tricks to uncover a collection of gold coins that go missing when a shady drifter named Switchblade Sam comes to town.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: mischievous children, family, children, problem child, prank, when the parents are away, runaway, childhood, neighbor, happy ending, nothing goes right, troublemaker ...
Time: 90s, future, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: heist, adventure, bank robbery, family, disorder, family relations, heroes, child spy, teenage life, crimes, rivalry, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bailey's Billion$ (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sweet and savvy talking golden retriever, Bailey, is one doggone lucky pooch when his devoted owner, Constance Pennington, leaves him her entire billion-dollar fortune. Bailey is lucky, that is, until he becomes the target of an elaborately-designed ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: talking dog, pets, inheritance, friendship, mischievous children, cons and scams, dog, golden retriever, adventure, animal life, family relations, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 71K
Beethoven (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Newton family live in their comfortable home, but there seems to something missing. This "hole" is filled by a small puppy, who walks into their home and their lives. Beethoven, as he is named, grows into a giant of a dog... a St ...
Style: feel good, sweet, humorous, funny, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: dog, family, children, puppy, pets, animal actor, saint bernard dog, animals, childhood, pet dog, dog actor, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
goofy hero movies
1021
hitman movies
2915
animals movies
1972
clever movies
6635
 4.4
 32K
Kangaroo Jack (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two childhood friends, a New York hairstylist and a wanna-be musician, get mixed-up with the mob and are forced to deliver $50,000 to Australia, but things go all wrong when the money is lost to a wild kangaroo.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, chase, kangaroo, adventure, escapades, goofy hero, nothing goes right, gangsters, disorder, desert, cons and scams, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: australia, new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 21K
Blank Check (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bullied by his siblings and nagged by his parents, 11-year-old Preston is fed up with his family -- especially their frugality. But he gets his chance to teach them a lesson when a money-laundering criminal nearly bulldozes Preston with his car and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, light, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: destiny, bank, crime gone awry, family, childhood, rich kid, chauffeur, mistaken identity, money, adventure, gangsters, forgery ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spy Next Door (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. And when one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a top-secret formula, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, ridiculous, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, spy, children, child spy, secret agents, martial arts, cia agent, nanny, family, cia, espionage, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cop and a Half (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a pint-sized 8-year-old kid witnesses a murder he offers to help the police, if they make him a cop, too. Saddled with this streetwise sidekick, a hardboiled cop is forced to take his new partner seriously as they race the clock to bring the ...
Style: humorous, satirical, semi serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: crimes, children, murder, police investigation, partners against crime, witnessing a crime, friendship, odd couple, fighting crime, bully, african american, witness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 558K
Home Alone (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, preschoolers ...
Plot: christmas, holiday, mischievous children, family, children, home alone, youth, when the parents are away, child protagonist, kids and family, home invasion, precocious child ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa, new york, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.8
 793
Dog Gone (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A courageous boy battles a gang of bumbling thieves to rescue a dog carrying a fortune in stolen diamonds.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dog, caper, rescue, adventure, rivalry, crime gone awry, escapades, disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, odd couple, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: humorous, touching, not serious, entertaining, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, on the road, family, adventure, rescue, escapades, animals, youth, pets, animal life, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 60K
Cats & Dogs (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, talking animals, pets, family, chase, adventure, secret agents, rescue, good versus evil, goofy hero, kids and family, cat ...
Place: egypt, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 27K
Snow Dogs (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Miami dentist inherits a team of sled dogs, he's got to learn the trade or lose his pack to a crusty mountain man.
Style: feel good, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dog, disney, dog sled, adventure, talking animals, pets, adoption, family, fish out of water, small town, friendship, against the odds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, cuba, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Beethoven's Big Break (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Eddie, a struggling animal trainer and single dad suddenly finds himself the personal wrangler for a large and lovable St. Bernard whose fabulous movie "audition" catapults the dog to stardom. However, a trio of unscrupulous ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, pets, filmmaking, disorder, rescue, odd couple, adventure, mischievous children, hollywood, fish out of water, human animal relationship, owner dog relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 23K
Hotel for Dogs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Placed in a foster home that doesn't allow pets, 16-year-old Andi and her younger brother, Bruce, turn an abandoned hotel into a home for their dog. Soon other strays arrive, and the hotel becomes a haven for every orphaned canine in town. But ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, light, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, orphan, mischievous children, siblings relations, husky dog, animal lover, young heroes, pets, animals, friends, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: antarctica, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
That Darn Cat (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While making his nightly rounds in the neighborhood, Patti's pet cat D.C. finds himself the carrier of a call for help from a kidnap victim. Patti enlists skeptical law enforcement help to find the victim before it's too late.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, clever, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: amateur detective, disney, rescue, mistaken identity, kidnapping, investigation, missing person, odd couple, track down, working undercover, teenager, farce ...
Time: 90s
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Firehouse Dog (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Rexxx, Hollywood's top canine star, gets lost and is adopted into a shabby firehouse. He teams up with a young kid to get the station back on its feet.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: dog, fire department, firefighter, pets, human animal relationship, youth, young heroes, adventure, friendship, family life, parents and children, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 34K
K-9 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The extravagant cop Michael Dooley needs some help to fight a drug dealer who has tried to kill him. A "friend" gives him a dog named Jerry Lee (Officer Lewis), who has been trained to smell drugs. With his help, Dooley sets out to put his ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, boys' night
Plot: dog, police dog, buddy cop, german shepherd, police investigation, crimes, justice, partners, friends, buddies, police operation, partner ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Santa Claus decides to retire and pass on his magic bag of Christmas surprises to a new Saint Nick, he enlists the aid of a hilarious assortment of characters. A perky teen runaway and hapless taxi driver Ernest P. Worrell must convince a ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, light, surreal, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, family, magic, unlikely friendships, violence, save the day, prank, mischievous children, family relations, misfit, partners ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1988
Place: orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Maya Dolittle (Kyla Pratt) is back in a heartwarming adventure of presidential proportions! Maya's dream of going to vet school is put on hold when she gets a call from the president of the United States. It seems the First Dog is out of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: veterinarian, silly humor, animals, kids and family, disorder, heroic mission, race against time, pets, save the day, escapades, catastrophe, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Max Keeble's Big Move (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Max Keeble, the victim of his 7th grade class, plots revenge when he learns he's moving; it backfires when he doesn't move after all.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, school, disney, underdog, friendship, family, kids and family, happy ending, teenager, bullying, parents and children, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Monkey Trouble (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dodger, a criminal monkey, belongs to a crooked street performer but escapes his life of crime only to end up in the arms of Eva, an innocent little girl whose mother has no idea that her daughter is harboring a fugitive.
Style: sexy, humorous, sweet, unusual plot structure, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: monkey, animals, monkey actor, childhood, adventure, family, coming of age, youth, friendship, girl, fight scenes, school ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 111K
101 Dalmatians (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Live action adaptation of a Disney Classic. When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, sweet, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, dalmatian, animals, adventure, pets, fashion, puppy, chase, family, fashion designer, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england, britain, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
Benji: Off the Leash! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Benji and his friends try to save his mother from a puppy mill.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, youth, odd couple, adventure, young heroes, friendship, against the odds, rescue, pets, mischievous children, parents and children, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Treasure Buddies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them halfway across the world to the ruins of ancient Egypt. With the help of some exotic new friends, this epic adventure is a treasure trove of pure Buddy fun. In a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dog, youth, adventure, friendship, young heroes, treasure hunt, family, uninhibited rivalry, legends and myths, rivalry, escapades, pets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Zeus and Roxanne (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mary Beth is a marine biologist that gets annoyed when a dog called Zeus stows aboard her research boat. Nevertheless she is intrigued when the intrusive canine makes best-friends with her captive dolphin, Roxanne. She falls in love with Zeus's ...
Style: feel good, sweet, melancholic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: dog, dolphins, friendship, adventure, youth, family, animals, rescue, opposites attract, single parent, odd couple, daring rescue ...
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Beethoven's 4th (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The family is pleasantly surprised and puzzled when Beethoven suddenly becomes obedient. Turns out it's a prince and the pauper scenario, with the real Beethoven now living with a pompous rich family.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, youth, human dog relationship, saint bernard dog, family relations, disorder, parents and children, mistaken identity, fish out of water, pets, escapades, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua named Chloe who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner Viv's niece, Rachel, gets lost and must rely on her friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her.
Style: humorous, light, melancholic, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dog, chihuahua, animal life, family, rescue, friendship, pets, disney, animals, getting home, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: beverly hills, california, mexico, usa, tijuana mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 38K
Old Dogs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Charlie and Dan have been best friends and business partners for thirty years; their Manhattan public relations firm is on the verge of a huge business deal with a Japanese company. With two weeks to sew up the contract, Dan gets a surprise: a woman ...
Style: feel good, humorous, melancholic, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: best friend, father son relationship, camp, disney, fish out of water, family, family relations, childhood, nothing goes right, friendship between men, business partner, parenting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, miami, tokyo, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 51K
Baby's Day Out (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baby Bink couldn't ask for more; he has adoring (if somewhat sickly-sweet) parents, he lives in a huge mansion, and he's just about to appear in the social pages of the paper. Unfortunately, not everyone in the world is as nice as Baby ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, not serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: babies and infants, mischievous children, stupidity, kidnapping, chase, escapades, prank, nothing goes right, child abduction, missing child, adventure, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%