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Zeus and Roxanne (1997)
 5.3
 3K
Zeus and Roxanne (1997)
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: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, light, sweet, melancholic, intense, clever, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, friendship, opposites attract, single parent, rescue, adventure, family, romance, best friends, youth, heroes, friends, family relations, partners, parents and children, pets, love and romance, family life, captivity, fall in love, danger, getting home, animal life, mischievous children, escapades ...
Place: bahamas

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Most similar movies to Zeus and Roxanne

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and touching films with plots about family, friends, family relations, disorder, adventure, youth and friendship mostly in Family, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like Zeus and Roxanne: Bingo (1991), Benji (1974), Air Buddies (2006), Andre (1994), Monkey Trouble (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 2K
Bingo (1991)
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, feel good, touching, not serious, satirical ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, on the road, rescue, family, adventure, friendship, odd couple, misfit, youth, danger, best friends, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 4K
Benji (1974)
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, tense, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: rescue, dog, animal actor, kidnapping, friendship, hostage, family, adventure, longing, youth, danger, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.9
 3K
Air Buddies (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Here’s the delightful tale of teamwork and adventure your whole family will love! Air Bud is the proud father of five adorable puppies - the hip-hopping B-Dawg, lovely Rosebud, mellow Buddha, dirt-loving Mudbud, and the big fella Budderball - with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: puppy, pets, family, animal life, buddies, disorder, teenage life, partners, danger, youth, friends, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.7
 6K
Andre (1994)
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, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, chick flick
Plot: friendship, rescue, coming of age, small town, family, youth, danger, best friends, daring rescue, mischievous children, young heroes, adventure ...
Time: 90s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Monkey Trouble (1994)
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, touching, feel good, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: monkey, family, adventure, adoption, friendship, danger, youth, single parent, mischievous children, pets, disorder, animal life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Rusty: A Dog's Tale (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two orphans named Jory and Tess live with their grandparents. However, their cousins Bart and Bertha try to take them away because the two kids have trust funds from their dead parents. When Bart and Bertha kidnap the newborn puppies, Rusty the dog ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: rescue, dog, child custody, animal life, disorder, heroes, family life, pets, misfit, orphan, family relations, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dog, youth, family relations, friends, pets, family life, small town life, disorder, danger, best friends, small town, rescue ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Beethoven's 2nd (1993)
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. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: pets, dog, rescue, puppy, family, adventure, nothing goes right, parents and children, save the day, fall in love, siblings relations, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, montana, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco (1996)
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: exciting, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: airport, rescue, pets, family, adventure, misfit, odd couple, friendship, danger, family relations, friends, city life ...
Time: 1990s
Place: california, canada, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.8
 18K
It Takes Two (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sweet, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: twins, mischievous children, family, orphan, single parent, summer camp, social worker, fall in love, siblings relations, social differences, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
For the Love of Benji (1977)
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: espionage, kidnapping, pets, family, friendship, family life, disorder, animal life, fighting crime, heroes, partners, misfit ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 1K
Napoleon (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The adventures of Golden Retriever pup Napoleon and his friend, the parrot Birdo Lucci.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, golden retriever, balloon, pets, escapades, adventure, family, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, getting home, animal life, disorder ...
Place: australia, cross country, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.9
 156
I Heart Shakey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shakey is a family film about a 35-year-old widower named J.T. O'Neil, his precocious 10-year-old daughter and their devoted mutt Shakey. After moving from a small town to Chicago and missing the fine print in their rental contract, J.T. is ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mischievous children, parents and children, pets, family life, disorder, single parent, youth, family, family relations, friends, laser, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967)
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: semi serious, feel good, touching, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, wilderness, orphan, adventure, family, social differences, moral dilemma, heroes, family life, young heroes, mischievous children, dangerous animal ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 2K
Buddy (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric socialite raises a gorilla as her son.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: friendship, chimpanzee, zoo, gorilla, socialite, family, adventure, youth, danger, pets, animal life, buddies ...
Time: 20s, 1930s, 1920s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
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, teens
Plot: survival, wilderness, rescue, family, adventure, adoption, heroes, pets, family life, teenage life, cliche, animal life ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 5K
Lassie (1994)
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, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, small town, coming of age, family, friendship, countryside, friends, family relations, rivalry, mischievous children, adventure, resentment ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
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, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: animal life, family, adventure, urban, pets, couples, friendship, rescue, pinata, chihuahua, potted plant, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, beverly hills, california, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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3 Men and a Little Lady (1990)
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: sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, parents and children, family problems, family relations, single parent, love and romance, fall in love, custody, buddies, male female relationship, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 761
Cheetah (1989)
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, humorous, feel good, romantic, twist ending ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: poacher, rhinoceros, cheetah, teenage life, disney, family, elephant, adventure, danger, youth, odd couple, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 80s
Place: kenya, africa, usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Are We There Yet? (2005)
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, feel good, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: children, road trip, on the road, family, mischievous children, nothing goes right, couple relations, parents and children, romance, love and romance, disorder, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 250
Kids World (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What would you wish for if you were eleven and could have anything in the world? Your parents don't understand you. Your teenage brother is constantly getting you in trouble...for things he did! You're in love with the twelve-year-old girl ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspense
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, when the parents are away, parents and children, wish come true, family relations, friends, rescue, orphan, friendship, teenage life, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Look Who's Talking Now (1993)
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, witty, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, family, puppy, parents and children, pets, disorder, family life, animal life, heroes, power relations, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.4
 3K
Shiloh (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An abused beagle runs away from his owner. On the road, he meets young Marty Preston and follows him home. The boy immediately forms a bond with the dog and names him Shiloh. His stern father won't let him keep the dog because it belongs to ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, rescue, family, animal actor, adoption, pets, friendship, friends, family relations, small town, small town life, disorder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 455
Joey (1997)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Billy is a boy who is trying to save a baby kangaroo called Joey when it is caught and taken to Sydney. Linda, the young daughter of the U.S. Ambassador is helping Billy in his task.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: kangaroo, danger, family life, heroes, animal life, disorder, young heroes, adventure, babies and infants, family, mischievous children, youth ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Free Willy 3: The Rescue (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Willy the whale is back, this time threatened by illegal whalers making money off sushi. Jesse, now 16, has taken a job on an orca-researching ship, along with old friend Randolph and a sarcastic scientist, Drew. On the whaler's ship is captain ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friends, friendship, ship, whale, killer whale, family, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, escapades, save the day, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sherlock: Undercover Dog (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Billy, 10, a dreamer, wants to be taken seriously so he can live with his toy-designer father on Catalina Island. Billy's plans get seriously spoilt when Sherlock, a talking police dog, demands his help to rescue his police detective handler ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, escapades, young heroes, daring rescue, crimes, adventure, working undercover, mischievous children, family, friends, odd couple, rescue ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Benji: Off the Leash! (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Benji and his friends try to save his mother from a puppy mill.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dog, parents and children, mischievous children, adventure, youth, single parent, best friends, getting home, young heroes, hopes, family, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, semi serious, tense, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: desert, friendship, kidnapping, horse, adventure, family, friends, family relations, heroes, animal life, young heroes, heroic mission ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Little Rascals (1994)
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: not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, family, youth, misfit, friends, super vehicle, family relations, fall in love, parents and children, goofy hero, nothing goes right, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%