Movies like Yellow Submarine

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Yellow Submarine (1968)
 7.4
 25K
Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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: psychedelic, surreal, witty, humorous, cult film, colourful, absurd, light, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, the beatles, music, submarine, fighting the system, surrealism, anti war, invasion, rescue, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, underwater, fantasy world, rock, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, change of heart, save the day, underwater scene, take over, admiral, apple, musician, love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: liverpool, england, europe, london

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Most similar movies to Yellow Submarine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, visually appealing, feel good and semi serious films with plots about adventure, friendship, family, mentor, dialogue, storytelling and escapades mostly in Animation, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Yellow Submarine: Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971), The Boxtrolls (2014), The Phantom Tollbooth (1970), Trolls (2016), James and the Giant Peach (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An action epic that explores the origins of the Aqua Teen Hunger Force (better known as Master Shake, Frylock, and Meatwad,) who somehow become pitted in a battle over an immortal piece of exercise equipment.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, adult animation, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, mad scientist, adventure, heroic mission, disorder, partners, goofy hero, heroes, surrealism, robot, obsession, cia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new jersey, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: witch, world war two, curses spells and rituals, magic, apprentice, flying, adventure, against the odds, friendship, heroic mission, danger, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1940, 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.8
 55K
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
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: exciting, feel good, humorous, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, good versus evil, friendship, family, young heroes, steampunk, prejudice, escapades, fish out of water, disorder, danger ...
Time: victorian, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Phantom Tollbooth (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Phantom Tollbooth, based upon the children's adventure novel by Norton Juster, tells the story of a bored young boy named Milo. Unexpectedly receiving a magic tollbooth and, having nothing better to do, Milo drives through it and enters a ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, surprise ending, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, toy car, car, child driving car, disorder, friends, palaces castles and temples, fish out of water, friendship, parallel world, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission ...
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 6.5
 74K
Trolls (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lovable and friendly, the trolls love to play around. But one day, a mysterious giant shows up to end the party. Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch, must embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the ...
Style: sweet, colourful, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: troll, family, adventure, friendship, disney, music, happy ending, princess, good versus evil, hugging, dancing, fantasy world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, feel good, humorous, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: magic, orphan, giant, surrealism, adventure, aunt, friendship, young heroes, family, wish come true, youth, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, england, manhattan, new york city, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, 2d animation ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: troll, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, heroic mission, family, fish out of water, mischievous children, heroes, youth, escapades, good versus evil ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, light, colourful, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, toddlers
Plot: talking animals, adventure, rescue, determination, friendship, jungle, elephant, friends, fantasy world, family, teacher, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.7
 80K
Porco Rosso (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Porco Rosso, known in Japan as Crimson Pig (Kurenai no Buta) is the sixth animated film by Hayao Miyazaki and released in 1992. You're introduced to an Italian World War I fighter ace, now living as a freelance bounty hunter chasing "air ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, light, talky ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, romance, pilot, adventurer, escapades, transformation, save the day, imaginary, danger, good versus evil, heroic mission ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: italy, europe, croatia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Brave Little Toaster (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Taiwan, Japan, China, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of dated appliances find themselves stranded in a summer home that their family had just sold decide to, a la The Incredible Journey, seek their young 8 year old "master". Children's film which on the surface is a frivolous ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, on the road, adventure, rescue, escapades, journey, danger, missing person, toys, secrets, happy ending, greed ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: dragon, sword, adventure, knight, royal family, king arthur, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, blindness, folk hero, young heroes ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two wannabe heroes and their friends must stop a madman from giving everyone nightmares.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, rescue, imaginary, adventure, imaginary kingdom, disorder, heroes, danger, escapades, journey, prankster, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, family, imaginary, master villain, daring rescue, escapades, good versus evil, heroes, mischievous children, rivalry, young heroes, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 3K
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: feel good, semi serious, touching, sentimental, allegory ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, outcast, family, adventure, society, escapades, misfit, heroes, youth, social misfits, rejection, friends ...
Place: canada, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Lord of the Rings (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, scenic, gloomy ...
Plot: good versus evil, obsessive quest, adventure, mission, wizards and magicians, heroes, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, danger, save the world, elf, wizards ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, rescue, imaginary, wish come true, siblings relations, fish out of water, animal life, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: fantasy world, fairy, adventure, young heroes, heroes, family, friendship, family relations, disappearance, good versus evil, imaginary, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: connecticut, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 21K
The Pagemaster (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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, magic, fantasy world, book, young heroes, getting home, imaginary, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, imagination ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 5.9
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Happy Feet 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is shaken by powerful forces, causing him to brings together the penguin nations ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: penguins, animal life, escapades, adventure, heroes, couples, friendship, save the day, goofy hero, computer animation, danger, animal protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antarctica, hawaii, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, 2d animation, dark ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, orphan, summer camp, family, kids and family, friendship, disorder, family relations, animal life, heroic mission, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Trolls World Tour (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Queen Poppy and Branch make a surprising discovery — there are other Troll worlds beyond their own, and their distinct differences create big clashes between these various tribes. When a mysterious threat puts all of the Trolls across the land in ...
Style: fairy tale, sweet, entertaining, colourful, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: singing, dancing, adventure, troll, destiny, happiness, salvation, friendship, evil queen, fantasy world, culture clash, talking animals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: disney, imaginary kingdom, genie, good versus evil, rescue, aladdin, revenge, family, adventure, vengeance, friends, friendship ...
Time: 18th century
Place: middle east, arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.3
 210K
Hercules (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, France
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, girls' night
Plot: hercules, mythology, disney, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, monster, superhuman powers, rescue, legends and myths, friendship, fall in love ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Winnie the Pooh (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 63 min.
Story: During an ordinary day in Hundred Acre Wood, Winnie the Pooh sets out to find some honey. Misinterpreting a note from Christopher Robin, Pooh convinces Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Kanga, Roo, and Eeyore that their young friend has been captured by ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, witty, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: disney, friendship, tiger, goofy hero, escapades, goodhearted, getting along, disorder, supportive friend, best friends, youth, winnie the pooh ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.1
 830K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: feel good, sweet, funny, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, monster, creature, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, parallel world, friends, misfit, invisibility, kidnapping, villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 59K
The Rescuers (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: What can two little mice possibly do to save an orphan girl who's fallen into evil hands? With a little cooperation and faith in oneself, anything is possible! As members of the mouse-run International Rescue Aid Society, Bernard and Miss ...
Style: light, touching, feel good, semi serious, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mouse, rescue, adventure, friendship, kidnapping, heroes, mole, disney, on the run, talking animals, chase, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Princess and the Cobbler (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada, Taiwan, Ireland, China, Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan
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: feel good, humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: troubled production, desert, princess, witch, cinderella story, underdog, family, danger, rescue, escapades, betrayal, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
Place: arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mickey's Adventures in Wonderland (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Donald loses his present to Daisy for her birthday, so Mickey and the gang go to retrieve it, which has fallen into a very bizarre Wonderland-like world.
Style: feel good, humorous, fairy tale, surreal, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: birthday, adventure, parallel world, escapades, disorder, on the road, fish out of water, birthday present, mickey mouse, friendship, save the day, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, 2d animation, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, time travel, animal life, disorder, young heroes, rescue, escapades, danger, talking animals, heroes ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, Australia, Spain
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: surreal, not serious, humorous, captivating, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: anthropomorphic animal, adventure, superhero, underwater, underwater scene, pirate, fish out of water, ocean, best friends, good versus evil, goofy hero, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: pacific ocean, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%