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: exciting, atmospheric, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: ship, island, survival, adventure, pirate, youth, family, heroes, ocean or sea, confined, friends, fall in love, danger, escapades, isolation, young heroes, shark, sea, snake, illness, diving, fire, punishment, explosion, captain ...
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 feel good films with plots about adventure, family, escapades, danger, heroes, friends and island mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Storm Bound: Shipwrecked (1990), The Sea Gypsies (1978), Treasure Island (1972), The New Swiss Family Robinson (1998), Blue Fin (1978). 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, exciting, serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: ship, island, pirate, stowaway, rescue, family, survival, gang, adventurer, rivalry, against the odds, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s
Place: england, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: stowaway, island, survival, wilderness, pelican, adventure, escapades, fall in love, heroes, forces of nature, family, confined ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Treasure Island (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
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: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: ship, island, treasure hunt, adventurer, ocean or sea, friends, heroes, adventure, young heroes, escapades, heroic mission, master villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: realistic, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: misfit, wilderness, adventurer, rescue, survival, teenage life, animal life, family life, escapades, adventure, youth, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The New Swiss Family Robinson (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Angelino Jack Robinson gets a new job in Australia, he decides to take his sissy wife Ann, brave sons Shane and Todd and wining daughter Elisabeth 'Lizzy' by sailing yacht from Hong Kong to Syndney. The gun he gets thrown in by ...
Style: serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, pirate, adventure, isolation, family in danger, treasure hunt, rescue, family life, desert, survival, fish out of water, island ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.1
 178
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: rescue, family, young heroes, adventure, heroes, parents and children, coming of age, friends, ocean or sea, family relations, youth, isolation ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, wilderness, mountain, escapades, innocence lost, human spirit, disorder, friends, family relations, youth, danger, self discovery ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: beach, island, boy, buddies, animal life, kidnapping, ocean or sea, friends, social differences, captivity, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, florida, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 6.5
 649
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: island, pirate, daring rescue, survival, danger, family, heroes, estrangement, ocean or sea, family relations, friends, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, traitor, adventure hero, castaway, child hero, lost treasure, obsessive quest, family, heroes, adventure, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: feel good, entertaining, sincere, exciting, epic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, knight, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, friendship, youth, family, fight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, sea, fishing, friendship, sailing, family, young heroes, ship, adventurer, rescue, orphan, social differences ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: survival, wilderness, rescue, family, adventure, adoption, daring rescue, escapades, signal, youth, danger, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: survival, island, chimpanzee, wartime life, anti heroes, adventure, chaos and mayhem, master and servant, pirate, danger, space travel, young heroes ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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, touching, feel good, sincere, serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: florida keys, summer, family, adventure, friendship, coming of age, young heroes, escapades, teenage life, toxic, animal life, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: on the road, fish out of water, danger, youth, escapades, misfit, missing child, mistaken identity, social relations, kids in trouble, friends, super vehicle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america, europe, new york, usa, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Pirates of the 20th Century (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Soviet cargo ship carrying medical opium gets attacked by pirates of an unknown nationality. The crew is left to die on a sinking ship but they manage to escape and now must fight the pirates for survival.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: pirate, ocean or sea, ship, survival, adventure, danger, escapades, confined, rivalry, hijacking, murder, swimming ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, canadian, friends, danger, treasure hunt, daring rescue, getting home, pets, animal life, defiant, orphan, adventurer ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 5.4
 633
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: submarine, island, ghost, siblings relations, young heroes, adventure, supernatural, unstoppable, family relations, heroes, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Three Investigators and the Secret of Terror Castle (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A new case for the cult detectives! Not by coincidence, a mysterious videotape falls into the hands of Jupiter Jones (CHANCELLOR MILLER), Pete Crenshaw (NICK PRICE) and Bob Andrews (CAMERON MONAGHAN) during Jupiter's birthday party in Rocky ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: haunted house, uncover truth, heroes, supernatural ability, adventure, family, riddles and clues, escapades, curses spells and rituals, young heroes, confined, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: salmon, cave, youth, danger, wilderness, missing child, pets, family problems, escapades, family, adventure, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: atmospheric, serious, stylized, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, kidnapping, survival, reunion, self discovery, danger, family, desert, hostages, escapades, siblings relations, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sudan, cross country, africa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, stowaway, airplane, castaway, aviation, heroes, chases and races, bookies, escapades, adventure, family, forces of nature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, camping, boat, children, family life, youth, frame up, gang, ship, friendship, family, siblings relations ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: exciting, offbeat, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: island, danger, save the day, heroes, adventure, escapades, good versus evil, resort, animal life, teenage life, friends, family relations ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, danger, teenage life, parents and children, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, heroes, island, child protagonist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, pirate, friends, rivalry, treasure hunt, danger, best friends, family relations, family life, heroes, adventure, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: exciting, semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, innocence lost, ocean or sea, family relations, friends, injustice, family life, orphan, village, starting over, tragic love, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: jungle, rescue, wolf pack, friendship, animal life, disorder, feral man, young heroes, adventure, mischievous children, family, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 32K
Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, scenic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: island, isolation, young heroes, adventure, danger, exotic island, family, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, rainstorm, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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