Movies like Yellow Submarine

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Yellow Submarine (1968)
 7.4
 22K
Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Blue Meanies take over Pepperland, draining it of all its color and music, firing anti-music missiles, bonking people with green apples, and turning the inhabitants to stone by way of the pointed finger of a giant blue glove. As the only survivor, the Lord Admiral escapes in the yellow submarine and goes to Liverpool to enlist the help of the Beatles.
Style: surreal, stylized, witty, humorous, atmospheric, feel good, offbeat, semi serious, psychedelic, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: submarine, music, invasion, the beatles, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, underwater, adventure, fighting the system, rock, heroes, anti war, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, change of heart, save the day, take over, surrealism, love, journey, ocean, rock band, song, singer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, liverpool, london

Most similar movies to Yellow Submarine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, feel good and fairy tale films with plots about adventure, family, good versus evil, escapades, friends, friendship and danger mostly in Family, Animation and Adventure genres. Some movies like Yellow Submarine: Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971), The Water Babies (1978), The Boxtrolls (2014), The Princess and the Cobbler (1993), The Pagemaster (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price). The children's initial fears disappear when they find out she is in fact a trainee witch.
Style: clever, offbeat, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: witch, apprentice, flying, broom, family, adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, escapades, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, friends ...
Time: 20th century, year 1940, 1940s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Water Babies (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Poland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This children's fantasy tells the story of a 12-year-old boy who discovers a complex underwater world where young children are held prisoner by an evil shark and an eel.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, lobster, captivity, daring rescue, escapades, babies and infants, young heroes, family, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.8
 50K
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: humorous, feel good, exciting, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, adventure, family, young heroes, disorder, fish out of water, escapades, danger, prejudice, steampunk ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Princess and the Cobbler (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is written among the limitless constellations of the celestial heavens, and in the depths of the emerald seas, and upon every grain of sand in the vast deserts, that the world which we see is an outward and visible dream, of an inward and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: desert, troubled production, princess, cinderella story, family, curses spells and rituals, adventure, wizards and magicians, friends, escapades, heroic mission, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, knight, king arthur, good versus evil, camelot, sword, adventure, royal family, rescue, heroic mission, young heroes, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.0
 19K
The Pagemaster (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tyler knows a lot about accidents. So much so, he is scared to do anything that might endanger him, like riding his bike, or climbing into his treehouse. While in an old library, he is mystically transported into the unknown world of books, and he ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, mischievous children, library, imaginary, young heroes, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, getting home, fish out of water, imagination, fantasy world, lone hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When the young orphan boy James spills a magic bag of crocodile tongues, he finds himself in possession of a giant peach that flies him away to strange lands.
Style: surreal, stylized, offbeat, feel good, scary ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, surrealism, orphan, hot dog, aunt, adventure, family, friendship, imaginary kingdom, escapades, young heroes, giant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Chipmunk Adventure (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Alvin has entered himself and Simon and Theodore in a hot-air balloon race around the world against the Chipettes to deliver diamonds for a group of diamond smugglers. The winners will collect a prize of $100,000. Kids and adults will enjoy this ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, imaginary, race against time, best friends, disorder, heroes, partners, chase, friendship, rivalry, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maltazard, the Evil M, is now 7 feet tall and evolving among the humans, causing terror wherever he goes. His goal is simple: forming an army of giant henchmen and ruling over the universe. Meanwhile, Arthur is still a Minimoy, and thus in a state ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, light, tense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, heroic mission, adventure, friendship, disorder, rescue, family relations, escapades, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, danger, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.9
 2K
The Point (1971)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Years ago, there was a place called The Land of Point, because everything in The Land of Point had one: the barns, the houses, the cars, everything, even the people. Everyone in The Land of Point had a point at the top of its head. Everyone, that ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, touching, psychedelic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, outcast, family, adventure, social misfits, escapades, friends, rejection, society, misfit, youth, heroes ...
Place: canada, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.6
 101K
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, mouse, lifestyle change, rivalry, disorder, fish out of water, escapades, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Bartok the Magnificent (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Russia is being terrorized by an evil witch known as Baba Yaga; the only one who is not afraid of her is Bartok the Magnificent. Bartok, an albino bat, has just arrived in Moscow and is impressing everyone with his performances, including Prince ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: witch, bat, prince, rescue, orphan, partners, disorder, heroes, friendship, parallel world, odd couple, misfit ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: This animated adventure goes back in time to the Care Bears' first-ever Caring Mission, when True Heart Bear and Noble Heart Horse touch down on Earth to boost the spirits of some unhappy kids at summer camp. But the evil Dark Heart has other ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, dark, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: summer camp, good versus evil, rescue, orphan, family, kids and family, friendship, animal life, disorder, heroes, buddies, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, entertaining, captivating, 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: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A little boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of, until he unleashes an old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but reality itself.
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, family, master villain, escapades, mischievous children, heroic mission, kids in trouble, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, daring rescue, friends, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Return of Jafar (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The evil Jafar escapes from the magic lamp as an all-powerful genie, ready to plot his revenge against Aladdin. From battling elusive villains atop winged horses, to dodging flames inside an exploding lava pit, it's up to Aladdin - with ...
Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: revenge, rescue, good versus evil, genie, family, adventure, vengeance, hopes, wish come true, escapades, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, colourful, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, rescue, adventure, friendship, elephant, family, determination, fantasy world, goofy hero, save the day, danger, talking animals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, jungle, family, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, coming of age, rivalry, imaginary, heroic mission, mischievous children, friends ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Hercules (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bestowed with superhuman strength, a young mortal named Hercules sets out to prove himself a hero in the eyes of his father, the great god Zeus. Along with his friends Pegasus, a flying horse, and Phil, a personal trainer, Hercules is tricked by the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: hercules, good versus evil, rescue, monster, prophecy, adventure, heroic mission, friendship, fall in love, superhuman powers, transformation, immortality ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While trying to obtain "Tree Sweets", Littlefoot into the tree and knocks down all the blossoms, attracting the Tinysauruses. They devour the plants and disappear. But Littlefoot isn't blamed for the disappearance, instead he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, heroes, adventure, friendship, mischievous children, unlikely partners, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, anti heroes, escapades, single parent ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, queen, cave, family, adventure, friends, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, hopes, escapades, heroic mission ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Sam the snowman tells us the story of a young red-nosed reindeer who, after being ousted from the reindeer games because of his glowing nose, teams up with Hermey, an elf who wants to be a dentist, and Yukon Cornelius, the prospector. They run into ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: misfit, imaginary kingdom, adventure, island, christmas, dentist, santa claus, winter, reindeer, snowman, toys, family ...
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, cloud, family, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, wish come true, imaginary, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, witty, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: emperor, friendship, llama, change of heart, family, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, rescue, partners, young heroes, kingdom ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century
Place: latin america, peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.1
 81K
The AristoCats (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: When Madame Adelaide Bonfamille leaves her fortune to Duchess and her children -- Bonfamille's prize family of domesticated house cats -- the butler plots to steal the money and kidnaps the heirs, leaving them out on a country road. All seems ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: pets, disney, animal protagonist, social differences, getting home, friendship, cat, butler, daring rescue, mischievous children, animal life, danger ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
101 Dalmatians 2: Patch's London Adventure (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Being one of 101 takes its toll on Patch, who doesn't feel unique. When he's accidentally left behind on moving day, he meets his idol, Thunderbolt, who enlists him on a publicity campaign.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, dog, puppy, dalmatian, pets, siblings relations, escapades, adventure, friends, getting home, heroic mission ...
Time: year 1962, 1960s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Book of Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must ...
Style: exciting, humorous, touching, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, escapades, fall in love, true love, hopes, destiny, family, bullfighting, love and romance, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as ...
Style: gothic, offbeat, stylized, atmospheric, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, halloween, holiday, imaginary kingdom, skeleton, dreams, friends, fish out of water, good versus evil, nightmare, magic, mad scientist ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.8
 11K
The Hobbit (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins the Hobbit was just minding his own business, when his occasional visitor Gandalf the Wizard drops in one night. One by one, a whole group of dwarves drop in, and before he knows it, Bilbo has joined their quest to reclaim their ...
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious, scary ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: dwarf, dragon, good versus evil, supernatural ability, magic, treasure, adventure, family, spider, gold, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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