Movies like Zeus and Roxanne

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Zeus and Roxanne (1997)
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Zeus and Roxanne
Original name: Zeus & Roxanne
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mary Beth is a marine biologist that gets annoyed when a dog called Zeus stows aboard her research boat. Nevertheless she is intrigued when the intrusive canine makes best-friends with her captive dolphin, Roxanne. She falls in love with Zeus's owner, Terry, a musician who rides a bike.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, light, sweet, melancholic, intense, entertaining, clever
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, romance, best friends, adventure, animals, mischievous children, goth, odd couple, single parent, children, dolphins, young heroes, rescue, friendship, daring rescue, chase, mentor, kids and family, catastrophe, talking animals, parents and children, life philosophy, family life, opposites attract ...
Place: bahamas
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Benji
Adventure, Family, Romance
USA
86 min.
 6.2
Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar
Adventure, Family
USA
75 min.
 6.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, semi serious and melancholic films with plots about mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, first contact, children, family and adaptation mostly in Family, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like Zeus and Roxanne: Andre (1994), Monkey Trouble (1994), Bingo (1991), Benji (1974), Buddy (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Andre
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The true story of how a marine seal named Andre befriended a little girl and her family, circa 1962.
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: family, friendship, adventure, best friends, animals, mischievous children, children, young heroes, school, small town, rescue, getting home ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: maine, usa
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Monkey Trouble
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dodger, a criminal monkey, belongs to a crooked street performer but escapes his life of crime only to end up in the arms of Eva, an innocent little girl whose mother has no idea that her daughter is harboring a fugitive.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, monkey, adventure, adoption, friendship, mischievous children, kids and family, single parent, young heroes, parents and children, childhood, children ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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System:   93%
    User:   93%
 
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Bingo
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bingo, the runaway circus dog, is off the leash and saving Chuckie's life! Bingo and the boy become the best of friends in this canine comedy featuring doggy disguises and skateboarding, pinball and prison. Chuckie and his parents (Cindy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, adventure, friendship, on the road, best friends, pets, children, kidnapping, animal life, natural disaster, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, cross country
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System:   90%
    User:   92%
 
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Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the pets accidentally get separated from their vacationing owners, Chance, Shadow, and Sassy navigate the mean streets of San Francisco, trying to find their home across the Golden Gate Bridge. But the road is blocked by a series of hazards, ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting, touching ...
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Place: san francisco, california, canada, usa
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Benji
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Benji is a stray who has nonetheless worked his way into the hearts of a number of the townspeople, who give him food and attention whenever he stops by. His particular favorites are a pair of children who feed and play with him against the wishes ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, dog, adventure, friendship, kidnapping, rescue, young heroes, talking animals, children, camp, kids and family, animals ...
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Buddy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric socialite raises a gorilla as her son.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, adventure, pets, friendship, animals, urban, teaching the ways of the world, estate, animal life, fish out of water, misfit, jungle ...
Time: 20s, 1930s, 1920s
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Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, touching, funny ...
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    User:   71%
 
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3 Men and a Little Lady
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
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System:   67%
    User:   71%
 
Beethoven's 2nd
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Beethoven is back -- and this time, he has a whole brood with him now that he's met his canine match, Missy, and fathered a family. The only problem is that Missy's owner, Regina, wants to sell the puppies and tear the clan apart. ...
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    User:   60%
 
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Snow Dogs
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
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Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Miami dentist inherits a team of sled dogs, he's got to learn the trade or lose his pack to a crusty mountain man.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, adoption, adventure, dog, puppets, pets, contests and competitions, small town, culture clash, talking animals, disney, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa, cuba
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System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
Are We There Yet?
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to ...
Style: humorous, road movie, not serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: children, road trip, family, romance, on the road, single parent, violence, parents and children, nothing goes right, mentor, family life, kids and family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   49%
 
For the Love of Benji
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Benji is lost and becomes a stray animal in Athens, Greece, trying to reunite with his family while secret agents pursue him, trying to get a formula which was glued to his paw in order to get it past customs.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, light
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, dog, friendship, chase, adventure, family life, fish out of water, children, kids and family, animals, anti heroes, natural disaster ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, greece, athens greece
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System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
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Lassie
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An update of the Lassie legend stars Thomas Guiry as a troubled city kid whose family retreats to the country, where he befriends the famous collie and changes for the better. Conflict develops when a ruthless sheep rancher causes trouble for ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, dog, friendship, pets, adventure, children, kids and family, coming of age, animals, countryside, small town, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, virginia
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System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
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Dunston Checks In
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hotel manager Robert Grant is forced by his boss to postpone his family vacation when a hotel critic checks in. Trouble is, the critic is really a villainous jewel thief with an orangutan assistant named Dunston. When Dunston gets loose and tries to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: hotel, family, single father, young heroes, kids and family, mistaken identity, children, adventure, nothing goes right, monkey, youth, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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System:   55%
    User:   63%
 
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Samantha LeBon hatches a scheme to spend a romantic Christmas with her new employee -- the unsuspecting, blithesome James -- his wife, their kids and their two dogs, Rocks and Daphne, must rescue him before he makes a terrible mistake.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, dog, parents and children, talking animals, christmas, family life, children, escapades, natural disaster, holiday, kids and family, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
The Little Rascals
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, and the other characters made famous in the Our Gang shorts of the 1920s and 1930s are brought back to life in this nostalgic children's comedy. When Alfalfa starts to question his devotion to the club's ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, buddies, childhood, children, mischievous children, parents and children, bullying, kids and family, ninja, nothing goes right, adolescence ...
Time: 1930s
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System:   51%
    User:   45%
 
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Wild America
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three brothers - Marshall, Marty and Mark dream of becoming naturalists and portraying animal life of America. One summer their dream comes true, they travel through America, filming alligators, b ears and moose.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, road movie, bad ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, wilderness, parents and children, siblings relations, animals, family relations, filmmaking, brothers, family drama, animal life, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, year 1967
Place: arkansas, usa, colorado
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System:   49%
    User:   51%
 
The Jungle Book
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Raised by wild animals since childhood, Mowgli is drawn away from the jungle by the beautiful Kitty. But Mowgli must eventually face corrupt Capt. Boone, who wants both Kitty's hand and the treasures of Monkey City – a place only Mowgli can ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, family, survival, british, treasure hunt, friendship, self discovery, treasure, animals, adventurer, wilderness ...
Time: 90s, victorian era
Place: africa
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System:   49%
    User:   55%
 
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Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Herbie, the Volkswagen Beetle with a mind of its own, is racing in the Monte Carlo Rally. But thieves have hidden a cache of stolen diamonds in Herbie's gas tank, and are now trying to get them back.
Style: feel good, twists and turns, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, chase, adventure, racing, cars, race, disney, kids and family, contests and competitions, children, race against time, animals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france, monte carlo, riviera
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System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
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102 Dalmatians
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Get ready for a howling good time as an all new assortment of irresistible animal heroes are unleashed in this great family tail! In an unlikely alliance, the outrageous Waddlesworth... a parrot who thinks he's a Rottweiler... teams up with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, family, fashion, prison, mischievous children, adventure, animals, pets, children, disney, kids and family, daring rescue ...
Time: 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, big ben london, france ...
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System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
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Cheetah
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An American boy and girl, spending six months in Kenya with their scientist parents adopt a cheetah, only to realize that they must set it loose so that it can learn to hunt and be free. However, when the animal is captured by poachers planning to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, romantic, twist ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, buddies, animals, children, mischievous children, kids and family, odd couple, disney, young heroes, talking animals, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, kenya, california, usa
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System:   46%
    User:   37%
 
Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A heartwarming Disney classic in which a cougar, who was rescued as a cub and raised by a group of loggers in the Pacific Northwest, reverts back to his natural instincts, leading to hilarious (and dangerous) consequences.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, wilderness, dangerous animal, talking animals, animals, mischievous children, children, young heroes, disney, camp ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
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System:   46%
    User:   42%
 
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's ...
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, melancholic, harsh ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, wilderness, survival, adoption, dog, boat, island, young heroes, kids and family, daring rescue, children ...
Place: canada, london
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System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
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Little Monsters
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy is scared of the monster under his bed. He asks his 6th grade brother to swap rooms for the night as a bet that the monster really exists. Soon the brother becomes friends with the monster and discovers a whole new world of fun and games ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, monster, adventure, friendship, mischievous children, children, monsters, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, mentor, wish come true, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
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System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
Beverly Hills Chihuahua
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pampered Beverly Hills chihuahua named Chloe who, while on vacation in Mexico with her owner Viv's niece, Rachel, gets lost and must rely on her friends to help her get back home before she is caught by a dognapper who wants to ransom her.
Style: humorous, not serious, awful, idiotic, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, dog, culture clash, talking animals, kids and family, pets, on the road, animals, disney, getting home, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, california, mexico, latin america, usa ...
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System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
Man of the House
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben Archer is not happy. His mother, Sandy, has just met a man, and it looks like things are pretty serious. Driven by a fear of abandonment, Ben tries anything and everything to ruin the "love bubble" which surrounds his mom. However, ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: family, divorce, suburbs, mischievous children, chase, children, single parent, prank, indians, parents and children, disney, child as adult ...
Time: 90s
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System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
George of the Jungle
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Baby George got into a plane crash in a jungle, stayed alive and was adopted by a wise ape. Ursula Stanhope, US noble woman is saved from death on safari by grown-up George, and he takes her to jungle to live with him. He slowly learns a rules of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: jungle, family, adventure, rescue, parody, talking animals, ninja, kids and family, disney, friendship, children, animals ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, africa, usa, las vegas
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System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
The Big Green
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a depressed Texas town, British foreign exchange teacher Anna attempts to inject some life into her hopeless kids by introducing them to soccer. They're terrible at first, but Anna and her football-hero assistant whip them into shape. As ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: underdog, family, soccer, kids and family, small town, school, sport, immigrants, athlete's life, football, dedicated educator, children ...
Place: texas, usa
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System:   40%
    User:   45%
 

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