Movies like Storm Bound

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Storm Bound (2007)
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Storm Bound (2007)
Original name: De Scheepsjongens Van Bontekoe
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: atmospheric, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, ship, survival, adventure, family, danger, ocean or sea, escapades, pirate, young heroes, fall in love, isolation, confined, heroes, youth, friends, shark, sea, snake, diving, fire, punishment, explosion, captain, coming of age ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s

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Most similar movies to Storm Bound

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, semi serious and realistic films with plots about adventure, family, escapades, danger, heroes, friends and young heroes mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Storm Bound: Shipwrecked (1990), Treasure Island (1972), The Sea Gypsies (1978), My Side of the Mountain (1969), Stranded (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: pirate, ship, island, rescue, stowaway, adventure, adventurer, family, sailor, daring rescue, survival, treasure hunt ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s
Place: england, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a plea-bargain to clear their school records, a group of misfit teens ventures into the majestic but unforgiving wilderness to help a young naturalist save the vanishing wolves. After they encountered unexpected incident, they are aided by the ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, misfit, survival, adventure, teenage life, family, animal life, family life, danger, escapades, adventurer, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Treasure Island (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Italy, Spain, UK, France, West Germany
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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, ship, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, master villain, pirate, ocean or sea, young heroes, family, betrayal, daring rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: stowaway, pelican, island, survival, wilderness, adventure, adventurer, dangerous animal, family, shipwreck, sailboat, ocean or sea ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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My Side of the Mountain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a devotee of Thoreau, as many were back in the in 1960's. Sam decides to ...
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, wilderness, mountain, adventure, adventurer, young heroes, family, forces of nature, danger, escapades, youth, human spirit ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.5
 607
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, daring rescue, survival, danger, adventure, wilderness, wife husband relationship, shipwreck, family in danger, family, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: semi serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, lost treasure, castaway, adventure hero, child hero, traitor, island, adventure, ocean or sea, family, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.0
 171
Blue Fin (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on the children's novel by celebrated South Australian author 'Colin Thiele' , this is an emotional father and son story about tuna fishing of Southern Blue Fin tuna in South Australia's Port Lincoln fishing district. ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, young heroes, ship, coming of age, ocean or sea, family, rescue, friendship, parents and children, forces of nature, isolation, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: beach, island, boy, pirate, adventure, young heroes, family, daring rescue, save the day, friendship, ocean or sea, family in danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: florida, usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: serious, emotional, sentimental, melancholic, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: wilderness, survival, adventure, rescue, family, young heroes, daring rescue, adoption, friendship, parents and children, danger, escapades ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Lt. Robin Crusoe, U.S.N. (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Lt. Robin Crusoe is a navy pilot who bails out of his plane after engine trouble. He reaches a deserted island paradise where he builds a house and begins to adjust to life. He is in for trouble however when a local girl is banished to the island by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, chimpanzee, survival, anti heroes, adventure, pirate, ocean or sea, deserted island, navy, young heroes, romance, family ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Captains Courageous (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Harvey Cheyne, Jr., second richest person in the world, orphaned and spoiled rotten, encounters a cigar and the sea on his way to England for boarding school. Seasick, over the rail for real, rescued by Dan Troop of a Gloucester fishing sailboat. ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sea, fishing, friendship, sailing, coming of age, adventure, adventurer, school, mischievous children, family, friends, son ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
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: serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, canadian, adventurer, adventure, young heroes, family, daring rescue, survival, treasure hunt, forces of nature, danger, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
In Desert and Wilderness (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Poland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When 15 year old Stas Tarkowski and 9 year old Nel Rawlinson are kidnapped by rebels fighting for the great Arab leader - the Mahdi - their fathers desperately organize a search party. But the Mahdi uprising is spreading rapidly across North Africa ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, survival, kidnapping, danger, desert, escapades, adventure, hostages, family, self discovery, siblings relations, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north africa, cross country, sudan, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.2
 9K
Flipper (1996)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy Ricks is sent by his mom to Coral Key, a rustic island in the Florida keys, to spend the summer with his uncle Porter Ricks. Sandy dislikes everything about his new environment until a new friend comes into his life, a dolphin named Flipper, ...
Style: exciting, feel good, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: florida keys, summer, family, adventure, friendship, animal life, coming of age, island, youth, friends, young heroes, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, on the road, friendship, family, miraculous event, escapades, elevator, heroes, imaginary, youth, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, holland, new york, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 627
Beyond (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During the final days of WWII, chaos ruled. The German submarine U-461 went down along with its entire crew just off the coast of Denmark. U-461 however, was no ordinary submarine. 50 years after the war ended, two brothers go scuba diving for fun ...
Style: serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: ghost, submarine, island, adventure, adventurer, ship, young heroes, family, danger, heroes, rescue, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Letter for the King (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: knight, coming of age, adventure, in the woods, heroic mission, mission, sword fight, danger, heroes, family, youth, obsessive quest ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Against the Wild (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The action-packed feature film tells the dramatic tale of two siblings and their Alaskan Malamute, who must make an emergency landing when their small plane has engine problems. They find themselves in a beautiful but potentially dangerous natural ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: cave, salmon, adventure, pets, wilderness, survival, family, bear, danger, escapades, youth, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Treasure Island (2012)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Treasure Island is a two-part British television miniseries adaptation of the novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. It was made by BSkyB and first shown in the United Kingdom on Sky1 on 1–2 January 2012. The screenplay was by Stewart ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, ship, island, treasure map, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, danger, escapades, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: jungle, mischievous children, adventure, family, young heroes, friendship, kids in trouble, animal life, coming of age, danger, youth, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, aviation, castaway, airplane, stowaway, adventure, countryside, adventurer, dangerous animal, kids and family, pacific island, young heroes ...
⇓ 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, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: island, danger, animal life, family, resort, adventure, travel, secret, escapades, heroes, save the day, teenage life ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, camping, children, boat, family life, adventure, ship, family relations, holiday, gang, ocean or sea, family ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: semi serious, humorous, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, friendship, friends, family, treasure hunt, adventure, family life, escapades, best friends, danger, heroes, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Legend of Johnny Lingo (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a storm washes a canoe bearing an infant boy ashore upon a small South Pacific island, he is at first well-received as a gift from the heavens, even to the point of the tribal chief adopting him as a successor. However, with time as hardships ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, exciting, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, young heroes, adventure, village, adoption, family, family life, ocean or sea, youth, family relations, babies and infants, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Black Stallion (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion that is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on. When it tragically sinks both he and the horse survive only to be stranded on a ...
Style: serious, exciting, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse, rescue, survival, friendship, shipwreck, barn, poker, training, boy, island, adventure, family ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Silver Wolf (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A ranger (Michael Biehn) and his 16 year old nephew (Shane Meier) struggle to save a wolf from a rancher (Roy Scheider), who is out to kill it.
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: survival, daring rescue, adventure, wilderness, danger, escapades, family, dangerous animal, pets, dealing with death, human spirit, friendship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: island, young heroes, adventure, escapades, family, heroes, adventurer, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, teenage life, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, adventurer, hotel, young heroes, island, steampunk, supernatural, chase, family in danger, life turned upside down, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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