Movies like The Smurfs 2011

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The Smurfs (2011)
 5.4
 81K
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, exciting, funny, not serious, clever, idiotic, nostalgic, ridiculous, harsh ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: chase, blue, family, magic, fish out of water, friends, curses spells and rituals, disorder, adventure, getting home, good versus evil, moon, cat and mouse, vortex, talking animals, runaway, creativity, life philosophy, destiny, storytelling, fight scenes, lego, wizards, technology, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, entertaining, clever and not serious films with plots about adventure, family, computer animation, storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe and talking animals mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like The Smurfs: Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005), Wreck-It Ralph (2012), Hop (2011), Stuart Little 2 (2002), Open Season 2 (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 36K
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, whimsical, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: rescue, family, kidnapping, chase, confined, escapades, disorder, imaginary, danger, rivalry, chases and races, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sprung! 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, friendship, heroic mission, adventurer, best friends, danger, rescue, escapades, mischievous children, disorder, rivalry, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 364K
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph ...
Style: exciting, humorous, touching, sweet, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, car race, imaginary, villain, obsessive quest, escapades, misfit, lifestyle change, courage, fish out of water, friendship, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 30K
Hop (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Malaysia, Taiwan, Canada, UK
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, exciting, funny, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: easter, talking animals, easter bunny, audition, desire for fame, ambition, drummer, nothing goes right, family relations, leaving home, track down, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, visually appealing, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, mouse, skyscraper, family, falcon, bird, adventure, escapades, dangerous animal, disorder, heroes, animal life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 21K
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: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, escapades, bear, dachshund, talking animals, forest, odd couple, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Burger Beard is a pirate who is in search of the final page of a magical book that makes any evil plan he writes in it come true, which happens to be the Krabby Patty secret formula. When the entire city of Bikini Bottom is put in danger, SpongeBob, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, surreal ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, underwater, superhero, best friends, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, time travel, fish out of water, pirate, happy ending, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: fairy tale, not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, cinderella story, friendship, good versus evil, imaginary, friends, heroes, prince, disorder, reluctant partners, save the day, rivalry ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, South Korea, India, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rocky and Bullwinkle have been living off the finances made from the reruns of their cartoon show. Boris and Natasha somehow manage to crossover into reality and team up with Fearless Leader, an evil criminal turned media mogul with some evil plans ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, melancholic, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, adventure, leadership, partners, buddies, on the road, disorder, danger, iron curtain, satire, breaking the fourth wall, parody ...
Place: usa, new york, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero ...
Style: humorous, feel good, melancholic, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, mischievous children, friendship, buddies, elementary school, escapades, save the day, danger, children, greed, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 128K
Robots (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rodney Copperbottom is a young robot inventor who dreams of making the world a better place, until the evil Ratchet takes over Big Weld Industries. Now, Rodney's dreams – and those of his friends – are in danger of becoming obsolete.
Style: feel good, exciting, stylized, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, misfit, partners, social misfits, fighting the system, inventor, escapades, powerful corporation, robot, robot vs. robot, kids and family ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, 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: entertaining, funny, light, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: animals, dog, talking animals, friendship, adventure, disney, pet, cat, family, guinea pig, chase, chihuahua ...
Place: manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, feel good, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, toy, adventure, friendship, family, imaginary, getting home, danger, talking animals, good versus evil, kids and family, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 26K
The Nut Job (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, South Korea, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter - ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: squirrel, friendship, heist, crime gone awry, family, friends, talking animals, fish out of water, animals, chase, betrayal, unlikely partners ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 89K
Home (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: humorous, light, exciting, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, alien, benign alien, save the world, imaginary, escapades, family, danger, odd couple, disney, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 20K
Yogi Bear (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker travels to Jellystone Park to shoot a project and soon crosses paths with Yogi Bear, his sidekick Boo-Boo, and Ranger Smith.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: bear, adventure, friendship, save the day, escapades, danger, animal life, disorder, buddies, environmental health, park, endangered species ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 150K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating – and learns a lesson about family himself.
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, squirrel, rescue, turtle, animal life, heroic mission, cons and scams, fight back, fish out of water, leader, danger, garden ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 83K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: humorous, buddy comedy, funny, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, animal life, rescue, buddies, danger, partners, bear, wilderness, fish out of water, hunting, grizzly bear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, not serious, light, claymation ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, countryside, farm, dog, sheep, friendship, city, animal life, imaginary, best friends, family, farmer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, quarry
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The Rugrats are back! There's Tommy the brave one, Chuckie the timid one, Phil and Lil the odd couple, Dil, and spoiled brat Angelica. This time they're wreaking havoc in Paris, France, where Tommy's dad Stu is summoned after yet ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: adventure, chase, family, mischievous children, babies and infants, family relations, fish out of water, friendship, single parent, rescue, heroes, goofy hero ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 15K
The Smurfs (1981)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Classic Saturday-morning cartoon series featuring magical blue elf-like creatures called Smurfs. The Smurfs, named for their personalities, inhabit a village of mushroom houses in an enchanted forest. These loveable creatures are led by Papa Smurf ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: cat, village, family, good versus evil, friends, blue, friendship, mushroom, magical girl, oldtimer, escapades, disorder ...
Time: year 1980, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, clever, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wildlife, rescue, adventure, family, eccentric family, friendship, heroic mission, supernatural, mischievous children, supernatural ability, escapades, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.8
 4K
Doogal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This is the story of Doogal, an adorable candy-loving mutt who goes on a mission to save the world.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, dog, obsessive quest, heroic mission, save the world, danger, escapades, disorder, goofy hero, rivalry, pets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 5.0
 76K
Garfield (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Garfield, the fat, lazy, lasagna lover, has everything a cat could want. But when Jon, in an effort to impress the Liz - the vet and an old high-school crush - adopts a dog named Odie and brings him home, Garfield gets the one thing he doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, comic, romantic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: cat, happy ending, talking animals, pets, rescue, animal life, disorder, dog, animal shelter, tv host, adaptation, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Rugrats Movie (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Tommy faces responsibility when Dil, his new baby brother, is born. As with all newborns, the child becomes a bane to Tommy and the rest of his gang. They decide to return Dil to where he came from, the hospital, but they get lost along the way. Can ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, colourful, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, baby, mischievous children, family, friendship, rescue, disorder, siblings relations, hospital, responsibility, sibling rivalry, kids and family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, family, good versus evil, basic training, disorder, heroes, best friends, fish out of water, school, disney, dance, journalism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, espionage, working undercover, friendship, buddies, penguins, escapades, danger, rescue, talking animals, animals, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, venice, shanghai, shanghai china, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 139K
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, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, cat, imaginary kingdom, friendship, talking cat, escapades, save the day, good versus evil, happy ending, magical, talking animals, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 135K
Bee Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, anthropomorphic animal, individualism, lawsuit, unlikely friendships, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 76K
Rio 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled from Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary ...
Style: exciting, colourful, funny, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, parrot, jungle, happy ending, family, birds, animal life, homecoming, talking animals, parents and children, disorder, travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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