Movies like The Smurfs 2011

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The Smurfs (2011)
 5.4
 78K
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, clever, not serious, idiotic, ridiculous, harsh, sexy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: chase, blue, family, magic, fish out of water, friends, curses spells and rituals, disorder, adventure, getting home, urban, good versus evil, moon, cat and mouse, vortex, talking animals, runaway, creativity, life philosophy, destiny, storytelling, fight scenes, technology, wizards, 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 funny films with plots about family, adventure, storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, talking animals and mentor mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like The Smurfs: Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005), Hop (2011), Rio (2011), Stuart Little 2 (2002), Open Season (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 35K
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: not serious, humorous, melancholic, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: family, kidnapping, chase, rivalry, rescue, danger, chases and races, curses spells and rituals, confined, escapades, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, new york
⇓ 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, semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, heroes, anti heroes, disorder, family life, rivalry, friends, danger, best friends, rescue, adventurer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 29K
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, entertaining, colourful ...
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, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 194K
Rio (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Brazil
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: exciting, humorous, touching, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, birds, parrot, jungle, fear of flying, family, love and romance, happy ending, poacher, talking bird, endangered species, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, minnesota, rio de janeiro, latin america, south america
⇓ 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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, mouse, skyscraper, family, bird, falcon, adventure, escapades, dangerous animal, daring rescue, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 80K
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, not serious, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, animal life, rescue, buddies, adventure, danger, partners, bear, wilderness, fish out of water, hunting, hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 20K
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, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: animal life, adventure, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, talking animals, forest, getting home, teaching the ways of the world, odd couple, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Aliens in the Attic (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of kids must protect their vacation home from invading aliens.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: alien encounter, evil alien, buddies, teenage life, young heroes, friends, alien, adventure, space and aliens, supernatural, battles, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: not serious, humorous, fairy tale, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, friendship, friends, imaginary, cinderella story, heroes, prince, disorder, reluctant partners, save the day, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: preschoolers, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: underwater, superhero, adventure, best friends, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, time travel, fish out of water, pirate, creativity, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.7
 351K
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: humorous, touching, exciting, sweet, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: villain, car race, courage, misfit, adventure, fish out of water, escapades, imaginary, lifestyle change, nothing goes right, friendship, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, clever, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: family, mischievous children, adventure, buddies, friendship, elementary school, escapades, save the day, danger, urban, children, greed ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 25K
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, entertaining, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: squirrel, heist, family, friendship, crime gone awry, friends, unlikely partners, fish out of water, chase, betrayal, talking animals, rat ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 104K
Flushed Away (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: London high-society mouse, Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets the resourceful Rita, the rodent-hating Toad and his faithful thugs, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: boat, getting home, frog, friendship, heroic mission, lifestyle change, fish out of water, rivalry, disorder, heroes, rescue, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 87K
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, exciting, light, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, alien, imaginary, benign alien, save the world, escapades, alien invasion, danger, odd couple, family, disney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, cross country, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 142K
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: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: squirrel, rescue, turtle, adventure, animal life, heroic mission, resourceful, fight back, fish out of water, cons and scams, environmentalism, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, semi serious, exciting, feel good, clever ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, toy, adventure, family, friendship, good versus evil, escapades, friends, danger, rivalry, hopes, getting home ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, light, not serious, clay animation ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: countryside, farm, farmer, dog, sheep, friendship, city, imaginary, animal life, best friends, family, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, offbeat, feel good, road movie ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family, adventure, danger, heroes, down on your luck, heroic mission, escapades, special agents, imaginary, disorder, leadership, partners ...
Place: new york, usa, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: chase, family, adventure, babies and infants, mischievous children, rescue, friendship, single parent, fish out of water, goofy hero, heroes, family relations ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 14K
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, entertaining, feel good, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: village, cat, family, good versus evil, friends, blue, friendship, mushroom, magical girl, oldtimer, chases and races, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: year 1980, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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: humorous, exciting, colourful, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, santa claus, race against time, family, letter, escapades, adventure, assistant, reindeer, elf, sleigh ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: idaho, mexico, toronto ontario canada, cuba, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 130K
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, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, individualism, lawsuit, unlikely friendships, talking animals, beehive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
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, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, time travel, adventure, rescue, disorder, animal life, young heroes, escapades, prehistoric creature, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 73K
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: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, birds, adventure, family, parrot, travel, animal life, rivalry, homecoming, escapades, happy ending, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
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
Plot: chipmunk, music band, friends, family, family relations, artists and showbiz, childhood, school, talking animals, singing, mischievous children, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, paris france, california, mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: solar eclipse, kidnapping, rescue, safari, wildlife, chimpanzee, baboon, family, adventure, rivalry, school, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
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, funny, stylized, light, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, pirate, adventure, partners, iceberg, natural disaster, friendship, getting home, ice age, ship, father daughter relationship, pirate ship ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, feel good, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: holiday, friendship, donkey, cat, christmas tree, family, battles, friends, danger, intrigue, fish out of water, ghost ...
⇓ 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, fairy tale, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: troll, cave, queen, family, adventure, hopes, curses spells and rituals, mischievous children, young heroes, escapades, social misfits, heroic mission ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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