Movies like Treasure Island 1972

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Treasure Island (1972)
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Treasure Island (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins finds himself serving with pirate captain Long John Silver in search of a buccaneer's treasure, in this short adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ship, island, treasure hunt, adventure, pirate, heroes, family, betrayal, friends, adventurer, rebellion, teenage life, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, rebelliousness, child in peril, tragic hero, against the odds, dishonesty, master villain, young heroes, daring rescue, teaching the ways of the world, heroic mission ...

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Most similar movies to Treasure Island

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and feel good films with plots about adventure, escapades, family, danger, heroes, young heroes and friends mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Treasure Island: In Search of the Castaways (1962), Shipwrecked (1990), The Real Macaw (1998), The Sea Gypsies (1978), Treasure of Pirate's Point (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
Story: A terrible storm is raging the night it all begins - with a knock on the door. 17-year-old Jim Hawkins helps his widowed mother run their little tavern on the coast of 19th century England. When the door is opened they are startled by a sight that ...
Style: serious, intense, captivating, exciting, talky
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure map, ship, treasure hunt, adventurer, young heroes, daring rescue, obsessive quest, heroes, rebelliousness, youth, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean
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100%
Treasure Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins and peg-legged Long John Silver set sail for adventure in Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of dastardly pirates, swashbuckling heroes, buried treasure and a young boy's amazing courage. The narrative diverges from ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, castaway, heroes, treasure map, child hero, traitor, lost treasure, friends, ocean, rescue, master villain ...
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84%
Treasure Island (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins, while running the Benbow Inn with his mother, meets Captain Billy Bones, who dies at the inn while it is beseiged by buccaneers led by Blind Pew. Jim and his mother fight off the attackers and discover Billy Bones' treasure ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, treasure, treasure hunt, treasure map, ship, child in peril, heroes, mutiny, adventure, rivalry, family, daring rescue ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: israel, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scenic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, pirate, treasure hunt, ship, family, survival, missing person, rescue, heroic mission, race against time, young heroes, adventurer ...
Time: 60s, 1850s, victorian era, 19th century
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, melbourne australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Shipwrecked (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Norway, Sweden, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young Norwegian boy in 1850s England goes to work as a cabin boy and discovers some of his shipmates are actually pirates.
Style: feel good, serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, ship, island, child in peril, stowaway, rescue, stranded on an island, heroes, family, rivalry, adventurer, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1850s
Place: england, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Real Macaw (1998)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ancient talking macaw named Mac becomes the saving grace for an elderly man threatened with a nursing home, when it is discovered that the talking bird knows the whereabouts of a buried treasure from its days with a pirate. His grandson decides ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: parrot, buried treasure, family relations, pirate, treasure hunt, hotel, talking bird, disorder, mischievous children, adventure, family, escapades ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Sea Gypsies (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman and 3 children start to sail around the world. They are shipwrecked near an uninhabited isle. This island is full of wild animals and it is very dangerous for them in the begining. They live through a lot of wonderful adventure ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: stowaway, wilderness, island, survival, pelican, shipwreck, forces of nature, fall in love, infidelity, isolation, parents and children, child in peril ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Treasure of Pirate's Point (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ahoy Maties! There's a treasure chest of gold buried on Pirate's Point. When the living descendant of legendary pirate Captain Vane lets Ray in on the secret, there's mutiny in the town. Now, Ray and his friends are on a mission to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, pirate, friends, family life, family relations, heroes, family, escapades, rivalry, adventure, best friends, treasure hunt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Lost Treasure of Sawtooth Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Danny Quinn (Seth Bernard) lives with one great dream... he wants to prove his late father was right about a pirate treasure in the depths of Lake Michigan.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, ghost, family relations, treasure map, young heroes, rivalry, odd couple, rescue, heroes, dealing with death, adventure, single parent ...
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Flipper's New Adventure (1964)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While widowed Porter Ricks is away at school learning to be a park ranger, his teen-aged son, Sandy, under adult supervision from a neighbor, remains at the family home in the Florida Keys with his pet dolphin, Flipper. While Po (as Porter is called ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: beach, island, dolphins, gangsters, crimes, save the day, daring rescue, family, buddies, heroes, confined, pirate ...
Time: 60s
Place: bahamas, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After telling the story of Flint's last journey to young Jim Hawkins, Billy Bones has a heart attack and dies just as Jim and his friends are attacked by pirates. The gang escapes into the town where they hire out a boat and crew to find the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: puppet, treasure hunt, island, young heroes, treasure, pirate, adventure, home invasion, family, heroes, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Storm Bound (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves.
Style: serious, exciting, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, ship, adventure, heroes, survival, fall in love, isolation, youth, escapades, confined, ocean, fight ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A family film about Nikki, a half-wolf, half-dog raised in the Yukon during the gold rush era. After being separated from her master, Nikki must fend for herself amidst bears, the harsh Yukon weather, and a trapper who wants her skin.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, canadian, animal life, defiant, friends, family, orphan, escapades, heroes, young heroes, adventurer, survival ...
Time: 60s
Place: yukon, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: humorous, tense, semi serious, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: horse, desert, friendship, kidnapping, adventure, family, bittersweet, escapades, young heroes, youth, heroes, race against time ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Told from Mowgli's point of view, it's the story of how a boy became a mancub and a mancub became a man.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: jungle, rescue, child in peril, fish out of water, friendship, dangerous animal, youth, young heroes, escapades, heroes, coming of age, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pirates of the Plain (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Pirates of the Plain" details the adventure of Jezebel Jack, a pirate with a heart of gold that is sent to the future where he meets Bobby, a young boy with an overactive imagination.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pirate, heroes, adventurer, adventure, family, rescue, escapades, youth, young heroes, friends, family relations, ship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Last Flight of Noah's Ark (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The only chance to escape a desert island is to convert the plane carrying many different animals into a boat.
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: space and aliens, castaway, stowaway, airplane, island, aviation, animal life, bookies, disaster, family, daring rescue, survival ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy and his dog, White Fang, must try to save the noble Haida tribe from evil white men in turn-of-the-century Alaska.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, wilderness, family, friendship, survival, friends, family relations, animal life, americana, legends and myths, young heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1890s, 19th century, 80s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Pippi in the South Seas (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pippi in the South Seas (original title is Pippi Långstrump på de sju haven) is a 1970 film, based on the eponymous children's books by Astrid Lindgren with the cast of the 1969 TV series. Pippi, with friends Tommy and Annika, adventures on ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, pirate, parents and children, kidnapping, heroic mission, friends, family relations, getting home, treasure hunt, pets, rescue, heroes ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Carlisle is a disillusioned 13-year old boy. His mother is always away at work since his father left. He decides to run away, as his mom won't miss him. As he is ready to leave, his nanny, convinces him to read this 'magic book'. ...
Style: exciting, feel good, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mermaid, island, treasure map, pirate, nanny, child in peril, family relations, disorder, teenage life, parents and children, innocence lost, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Famous Five 3 (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Family
Country: Germany, Thailand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In their third cinema adventure the Famous Five are searching for a pirate treasure...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friends, best friends, adventure, escapades, family, youth, save the day, heroes, brother brother relationship, friendship, dog, fishing village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Return to Nim's Island (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fourteen year old Nim, more determined than ever to protect her island and all the wildlife that call it home, faces off against resort developers and animal poachers. Soon she realizes she can’t depend on her animal cohorts alone and must make ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, sincere, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: animal rescue, island, adventure, teenage life, escapades, save the day, environmentalism, family relations, family, friendship, poacher, animal life ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Swallows and Amazons (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On holiday with their mother in the Lake District in 1929 four children are allowed to sail over to the nearby island in their boat Swallow and set up camp for a few days. They soon realise this has been the territory of two other girls who sail the ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, family relations, boat, camping, family life, frame up, siblings relations, ship, friendship, friends, river, adventure ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Vicky and the Treasure of the Gods (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When does the little Vicky finally a real Viking? This question can his father Halvar no rest. But when the terrible Sven kidnapped the chief of Flake, has to prove himself unexpectedly Vicky: As deputy chief, he leads the strong men and it gets ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: viking, adventure, legends and myths, escapades, young heroes, treasure hunt, rivalry, heroes, family, boy, silly humor, on the road ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, friendship, knight, supernatural, heroes, parallel world, hopes, daring rescue, orphan, rivalry ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Kim (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's novel.
Style: semi serious
Plot: child in peril, undercover, rivalry, good versus evil, family, soldier, daring rescue, secret agents, state affairs, orphan, escapades, adventure ...
Place: india, asia, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pippi Goes on Board (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This is the film version which is a compilation of the 1969 TV Series shown in 13 parts. It is therefore technically the "first" Pippi Långstrump film, although it wasn't released as a film until 1973. Pippi lives alone in ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: disorder, friends, family relations, strong female presence, child in peril, ship, friendship, heist, family life, family, mischievous children, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Treasure of Matecumbe (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In post-Civil War Kentucky, young David Burnic becomes the unexpected heir to the family secret, a map leading to buried treasure on the Florida isle of Matecumbe.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, buried treasure, treasure, cons and scams, pirate, heroes, chase, escapades, family, criminal heroes, obsessive quest, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, disorder, young heroes, mischievous children, misfit, getting home, heroes, family, pirate, youth, rescue ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man who stops into a foster home to drop off some donations soon tells the kids a story about two teenage friends who uncover a long-lost medallion that transports them back in time.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, adventurer, teenage life, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, escapades, young heroes, heroes, child protagonist, magic, island ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%