Movies like The Smurfs 2011

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The Smurfs (2011)
 5.4
 90K
The Smurfs (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find a way to get back to their village before Gargamel tracks them down.
Style: humorous, entertaining, sweet, exciting, funny, not serious, clever, sexy, ridiculous, harsh ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: talking animals, chase, good versus evil, family, magic, fish out of water, friends, disorder, curses spells and rituals, adventure, getting home, moon, cat and mouse, runaway, creativity, life philosophy, destiny, fight scenes, wizards, technology, escapades, rivalry, city life, silly humor, basset hound ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2011
Place: usa, new york

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Most similar movies to The Smurfs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sweet, entertaining and clever films with plots about family, adventure, computer animation, friends, talking animals, animals and storytelling mostly in Animation, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Smurfs: Rio (2011), Hop (2011), Stuart Little 2 (2002), Doogal (2006), Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
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The Smurfs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties that he hopes will let him harness the all-powerful, magical Smurf-essence. But when he discovers that only a real Smurf can give him what he wants, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sweet, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: rescue, family, farce, disorder, kidnapping, chase, friends, good versus evil, escapades, magical power, creature, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2013
Place: paris france, france, europe, new york
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100%
 6.9
 226K
Rio (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Captured by smugglers when he was just a hatchling, a macaw named Blu never learned to fly and lives a happily domesticated life in Minnesota with his human friend, Linda. Blu is thought to be the last of his kind, but when word comes that Jewel, a ...
Style: touching, humorous, exciting, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: parrot, talking animals, animals, happy ending, adventure, bird, jungle, kids and family, friendship, animal life, family, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, minnesota, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.4
 34K
Hop (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: E.B., the Easter Bunny's teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock 'n' roll band. In LA, he's taken in by Fred after the out-of-work slacker hits E.B. with his car.
Style: humorous, sweet, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: easter bunny, easter, anthropomorphic animal, audition, hollywood, ambition, desire for fame, track down, nothing goes right, leaving home, family relations, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, talking animals, adventure, family, disorder, rescue, friends, escapades, heroic mission, bird, skyscraper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 2.8
 5K
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 ⇓
100%
Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A struggling songwriter named Dave Seville finds success when he comes across a trio of singing chipmunks: mischievous leader Alvin, brainy Simon, and chubby, impressionable Theodore.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, romantic, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, anthropomorphism, talking animals, family, friendship, rising to stardom, siblings relations, chipmunk, ambition, young heroes, music band, pop star ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2007
Place: los angeles, usa, cincinnati ohio, paris france, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Magic Roundabout (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A shaggy, candy-loving puppy named Dougal along with a group of friends embarks on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil ice sorcerer ZeeBad (Zebedee's evil twin). As the world is placed in mortal danger ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, adventurer, heroic mission, escapades, young heroes, mischievous children, rescue, best friends, rivalry, adventure, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 96K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: funny, entertaining, buddy comedy, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, friendship, talking animals, disney, animal life, hunting, disorder, partners, friends, rescue, wilderness, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Playing around while aboard a cruise ship, the Chipmunks and Chipettes accidentally go overboard and end up marooned in a tropical paradise. They discover their new turf is not as deserted as it seems.
Style: not serious, humorous, sweet, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking animals, friends, animals, youth, chipmunk, music band, island, animal life, cruise ship, cruise, young heroes, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2011, 80s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 24K
Free Birds (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this irreverent, hilarious, adventurous buddy comedy for audiences of all ages, directed by Jimmy Hayward (Horton Hears a Who!), two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to ...
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, thanksgiving, time travel, adventure, changing the past or future, bird, animals, anthropomorphism, escapades, reluctant partners, disorder, friends ...
Time: 21st century, 15th century, 2010s, 17th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the old-old-old-fashioned vampire Vlad arrives at the hotel for an impromptu family get-together, Hotel Transylvania is in for a collision of supernatural old-school and modern day cool.
Style: humorous, not serious, psychotronic, funny, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, horror for children
Plot: female vampire, dracula, vampire, imaginary kingdom, monster, hotel, zombie, family, magic, invisible man, supernatural, mummy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015, year 2019, year 2014 ...
Place: romania, transylvania, california, usa, north america
⇓ 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, exciting, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: magical, ogre, talking animals, dragon, princess, imaginary kingdom, friendship, deal, heroes, queen, villain, magic ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.
Style: light, entertaining, funny, colourful, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: animals, dog, talking animals, anthropomorphism, disney, kids and family, cat, terrier, friendship, chase, children, rabbit ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: talking animals, animal life, friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, wish come true, siblings relations, rescue, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pop sensations Alvin, Simon and Theodore end up in the care of Dave Seville's twenty-something nephew Toby. The boys must put aside music super stardom to return to school, and are tasked with saving the school's music program by winning ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, sincere, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, chipmunk, music band, friends, family, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, family relations, childhood, school, cheerleader, american football ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009
Place: usa, paris france, mexico city, california, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
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 ⇓
28%
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sweet, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, penguins, adventure, animals, animal life, espionage, rescue, spy, friendship, buddies, silly humor, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: madagascar, shanghai, venice, new york, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Doug's 1st Movie (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Doug and his pal Skeeter set's out to find the monster of Lucky Duck Lake. Though things get really out of hand when some one blurts out that the monster is real.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: friendship, family, good versus evil, basic training, fish out of water, disorder, best friends, heroes, school, journalism, contamination, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Garfield is back and this time Garfield and his canine sidekick Odie follows their owner, Jon Arbuckle, to England, the U.K. may never recover, as Garfield is mistaken for a look-alike, regal cat who has inherited a castle.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: talking animals, animals, royalty, pets, mistaken identity, cat, talking cat, adventure, family, disorder, friendship, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return ...
Style: feel good, humorous, claymation, not serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: countryside, animal life, adventure, farm, farmer, friendship, family, escapades, rescue, disorder, dog, sheep ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, talking animals, friendship, time travel, escapades, young heroes, rescue, disorder, heroes, prehistoric creature, animal life ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, year 1993
Place: new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Troll in Central Park (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A friendly troll with a magic green thumb grows one flower too many for the queen, whose laws require all trolls to be mean ugly and scare humans whenever possible. As a punishment, he is exiled to a world of concrete, where he should live a life of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sweet, sexy ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: troll, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family, youth, mischievous children, escapades, good versus evil, heroes, fish out of water ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 281K
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, master warrior, martial arts, goofy hero, chosen one, mentor, family, kung fu, threat, evil, warrior ...
Time: 2010s, year 2011
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 5.8
 40K
The Ant Bully (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fed up with being targeted by the neighborhood bully, 10-year-old Lucas Nickle vents his frustrations on the anthill in his front yard ... until the insects shrink him to the size of a bug with a magic elixir. Convicted of "crimes against the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: bully, friendship, rescue, ant, adventure, family, self discovery, vengeance, animal life, superior, siblings relations, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.
Style: humorous, stylized, sweet, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: talking animals, family, animal life, adventure, pirate, friendship, unlikely partners, animals, parents and children, getting home, natural disaster, friends ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: rescue, island, jungle, adventure, mischievous children, babies and infants, young heroes, save the day, friendship, leadership, escapades, youth ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, young heroes, family, heroes, friendship, family relations, disappearance, good versus evil, youth, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: connecticut, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and none-too-friendly neighbors – the mighty dinosaurs.
Style: humorous, touching, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: dinosaur, talking animals, adventure, jungle, animal life, rescue, birth, friendship, ice age, family, parenthood, buddies ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.3
 1K
Sea Level (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Malaysia, China
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pup, a bamboo shark, discovers egg sacs while playing around the ocean with his friends. When he sees human poachers stealing the eggs from his reef, Pup makes it his mission to save his family. As he leaves the sea and enters the beautiful, yet ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: best friends, obsessive quest, daring rescue, adventure, fish out of water, sea creature, escapades, disorder, ocean, animal life, family, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 399K
Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, talking animals, animals, lion, escape, jungle, island, adventure, unlikely friendships, animal life, zebra, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, africa, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%