Movies like Shrek the Halls

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Shrek the Halls (2007)
 6.4
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Shrek the Halls (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The Christmas tree isn't the only thing green in this new holiday classic. Shrek is back and trying to get into the spirit of the season. After promising Fiona and the kids a Christmas they'll remember, he is forced to take a crash course in the holiday. But just when he thinks he has everything for their quiet family Christmas just right, there is a knock at the door.
Style: christmas special, fairy tale, humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, entertaining, exciting, funny, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: holiday, friendship, family, adventure, escapades, fish out of water, family life, odd couple, family gatherings, christmas, imaginary kingdom, cat, donkey, ghost, gang, friends, battles, legends and myths, love and romance, intrigue, rivalry, partners, disorder, obnoxious boss, state affairs ...
Time: 2000s

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Most similar movies to Shrek the Halls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, exciting and sweet films with plots about family, adventure, friends, friendship, escapades, danger and computer animation mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Shrek the Halls: Scared Shrekless (2010), Prep & Landing (2009), Shrek Forever After (2010), Dreamworks Spooky Stories (2012), Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scared Shrekless (2010)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Shrek challenges Donkey, Puss in Boots and his other fairy tale character friends to spend the night in Lord Farquaad's haunted castle, telling scary stories to see who can resist becoming scared and stay the longest.
Style: fairy tale, witty, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: halloween, ghost, friendship, adventure, ambition, imaginary kingdom, family, contests and competitions, friends, odd couple, haunted house, reluctant partners ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Prep & Landing (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, 3d animation ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: workplace, rookie, christmas, partners, escapades, workplace situations, family, santa claus, holiday, partnership, disorder, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shrek Forever After (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bored and domesticated Shrek pacts with deal-maker Rumpelstiltskin to get back to feeling like a real ogre again, but when he's duped and sent to a twisted version of Far Far Away—where Rumpelstiltskin is king, ogres are hunted, and he and ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, semi serious, exciting, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, date night, pre-teens ...
Plot: magical, ogre, talking animals, dragon, princess, imaginary kingdom, friendship, deal, heroes, queen, villain, cat ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dreamworks Spooky Stories (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In these spooktacular stories, your favorite DreamWorks characters from the blockbuster hits Shrek and Monsters vs. Aliens return in these chilling tales for the whole family.
Style: witty, feel good, not serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, good versus evil, disorder, escapades, family, heroes, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, reluctant partners, friends, monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to return to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: toys, family, disney, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, getting home, escapades, talking animals, christmas, friends, heroes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Merry Madagascar (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The Zoosters are back in an all-new holiday adventure. When Santa and his reindeer crash onto the island of Madagascar it's up to Alex, Marty, Gloria, Melman and those wacky penguins to save Christmas. Get ready for a sleigh full of laughs in ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, not serious, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: christmas, friendship, talking animals, hippopotamus, penguins, family, escapades, holiday, disorder, animal life, save the day, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, new york, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
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Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, funny, not serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, dachshund, animal life, talking animals, friendship, escapades, bear, deer, forest, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 156K
Puss in Boots (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, light, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, cat, adventure, talking cat, imaginary kingdom, friendship, magic, sword fight, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, happy ending ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: feel good, sweet, humorous, funny, fairy tale ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, date night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, monster, creature, adventure, friends, rivalry, talking animals, parallel world, misfit, villain, invisibility, rivals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 57K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, good versus evil, friendship, young heroes, prejudice, steampunk, family, disorder, fish out of water, escapades, children ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: With school out for the summer, the Littles are vacationing in a cabin by the lake, and Stuart is so excited he could burst! But when Snowbell the cat is captured by a mean-spirited creature known simply as the Beast, it's up to Stuart and a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friends, disorder, friendship, family life, heroic mission, family, misfit, best friends, escapades, daring rescue, adventure, partners ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the mysterious Toy Taker grabs all of Santa's toys, it looks like the children will miss out on Christmas. But everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, comes to the rescue with his lovable friends: Hermey the elf, Yukon Cornelius the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, stylized, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: obnoxious boss, adventure, escapades, misfit, disorder, friends, imaginary kingdom, family, contests and competitions, partners, friendship, reindeer ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 451K
Shrek 2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shrek, Fiona and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother and father. But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's tension in the marriage. The fairy godmother discovers that Shrek has ...
Style: fairy tale, parody, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens, kids, date night
Plot: princess, talking animals, transformation, dragon, animals, kingdom, prince, creature, adventure, imaginary kingdom, cat, ogre ...
Time: 2000s, 16th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.9
 659K
Shrek (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, parody, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, princess, friendship, dragon, adventure, love and romance, magical, imaginary kingdom, swamp, anthropomorphism, reluctant partners, magic ...
Time: middle ages, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: An ancient myth of a massive creature sparks the curiosity of Tinker Bell and her good friend Fawn, an animal fairy who’s not afraid to break the rules to help an animal in need. But this creature is not welcome in Pixie Hollow — and the scout ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night, teens
Plot: fairy, adventure, friendship, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, forest, young heroes, dangerous animal, rescue, escapades, happy ending, tomboy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, talking animals, adventure, family, rescue, disorder, heroic mission, escapades, friends, bird, skyscraper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Teacher's Pet (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Spot (Lane) is a dog who can talk and read. Posing as a human, he sneaks into school with his master Leonard (Flemming). Educational adventures ensue
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: mad scientist, pets, school, adventure, family, friendship, wish come true, fish out of water, mischievous children, secret identity, young heroes, family life ...
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set Sail For Adventure! A boatload of beloved VeggieTales pals embark on a fun and fresh pirate adventure with their trademark humor and silly songs in The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything - A VeggieTales Movie! Larry the Cucumber, Mr. Lunt and Pa ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: pirate, friends, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, disorder, daring rescue, family, heroes, goofy hero, friendship ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Care Bears: Journey to Joke-a-Lot (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Funshine Bear travels to Joke-a-lot where the people there crown him king.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, family life, young heroes, adventure, family relations, disorder, heroic mission, youth, heroes, escapades, friends ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Donkey X (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The donkey, Rucio, tells the true story of Don Quixote and defends the idea that he wasn't insane, but a very intelligent, passionate and enthusiastic fellow.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: donkey, friendship, adventure, rivalry, escapades, disorder, partners, heroic mission, friends, heroes, save the lady, animal life ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain, europe, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Garfield Gets Real (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Garfield is back with a new look. Tired with his routine as a comic strip star, Garfield escapes the page and heads into the "real world." While living the low-key life of a real housecat, he learns his comic will be cancelled if he ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: pets, friendship, disorder, mischievous children, family relations, family life, race against time, rescue, adventure, heroes, real world, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Frosty the Snowman (1969)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A discarded silk top-hat becomes the focus of a struggle between a washed-up stage magician and a group of schoolchildren, after it magically brings a snowman to life. Realizing that newly-living Frosty will melt in spring unless he takes refuge in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale, christmas special ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, magic, friendship, snowman, adventure, family, good versus evil, fish out of water, disorder, friends, unlikely partners ...
Time: 60s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Tom and Jerry & The Wizard of Oz (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: They're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Tom and Jerry soar over the rainbow and travel down the yellow brick road in this all-animated retelling of the classic tale. You'll see your favorite characters: Dorothy, Toto, ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: cartoon cat, anthropomorphic animal, friendship, friends, family, daring rescue, reluctant partners, good versus evil, chase, rivalry, wizards and magicians, unlikely partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Bitter and hateful, the Grinch is irritated at the thought of the nearby village having a happy time celebrating Christmas. So disguised as Santa Claus, with his dog made to look like a reindeer, he raids the village to steal all the Christmas ...
Style: feel good, christmas special, semi serious, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, monster, family, social misfits, fish out of water, dog, villain turns good, christmas eve, obsession, materialism, snow ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Doogal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This is the story of Doogal, an adorable candy-loving mutt who goes on a mission to save the world.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, pets, dog, save the world, obsessive quest, heroic mission, disorder, goofy hero, escapades, rivalry, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Asterix: The Mansions of the Gods (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In order to wipe out the Gaulish village by any means necessary, Caesar plans to absorb the villagers into Roman culture by having an estate built next to the village to start a new Roman colony.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: village life, village, adventure, disorder, escapades, partners, rivalry, heroes, superhuman powers, roman empire, magic, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, england, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother in a country house that, in two days, will be repossessed, torn down, and ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: fairy, fantasy world, adventure, family, young heroes, heroes, friendship, family relations, disappearance, good versus evil, friends, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: connecticut, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Recess: School's Out (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Recess: School's Out is a 2001 animated film based on the Disney television series Recess. This film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures and was released theatrically nationwide on February 16, 2001.It's the most exciting time of year at ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: school, summer camp, elementary school, friendship, adventure, family, troublemaker, friends, partners, young heroes, buddies, mischievous children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Each Christmas, Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and distribute them around the world in one night. However, when one of 600 million children to receive a gift from Santa on Christmas Eve is missed, it is deemed ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, colourful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, santa claus, holiday, family, magical, race against time, escapades, reindeer, hi-tech, letter, adventure, clumsiness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, toronto ontario canada, idaho, tanzania, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Rugrats Go Wild (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Rugrats Go Wild is a 2003 crossover animated film, with two animated Nickelodeon television series Rugrats and The Wild Thornberrys. The film was produced by Klasky Csupo and released in theaters on June 13, 2003 by Paramount Pictures and ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: rescue, island, jungle, adventure, mischievous children, friendship, babies and infants, young heroes, save the day, fish out of water, leadership, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%