Movies like Inside Out

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Inside Out (2015)
 8.2
 711K
Inside Out (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. The emotions live in Headquarters, the control center inside Riley's mind, where they help advise her through everyday life. As Riley and her emotions struggle to adjust to a new life in San Francisco, turmoil ensues in Headquarters. Although Joy, Riley's main and most important emotion, tries to keep things positive, the emotions conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school.
Style: inspirational, touching, emotional, colourful, motivational, sad, humorous, funny, semi serious, cerebral ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: memory, disney, imaginary friend, joy, family, creativity, childhood, parents and children, adventure, disgust, life philosophy, subconscious, moving, dream, happy ending, coming of age, sadness, friendship, bus, erased memory, anger, family relations, psychology, imagination, fear ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, contemporary
Place: san francisco, minnesota, california, usa

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Most similar movies to Inside Out

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, feel good, funny and visually appealing films with plots about computer animation, childhood, children, friendship, runaway, storytelling and family mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Inside Out: Soul (2020), Up (2009), Wreck-It Ralph (2012), The Lorax (2012), The Boss Baby (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.0
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Soul (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls ...
Style: philosophical, sincere, touching, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids
Plot: self discovery, life after death, meaning of life, afterlife, lifestyle change, life, acceptance, life & death, jazz, following a dream, teaching the ways of the world, musician ...
Time: future
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 8.3
 1.0M
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, inspirational, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: unlikely friendships, dog, loneliness, hopes, adventure, friendship, animals, follow your dream, family, talking animals, friends, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: south america, venezuela, mount everest, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.7
 424K
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph ...
Style: humorous, sweet, not serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, preschoolers ...
Plot: obsessive quest, lifestyle change, adventure, escapades, disorder, hacker, heroes, betrayal, villain, disney, bullying, friendship ...
Time: 2010s, 80s, 90s, year 2012, contemporary ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.4
 115K
The Lorax (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Style: entertaining, colourful, feel good, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: disney, family, environmental, childhood, deforestation, adventure, justice, talking animals, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, ecology ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 6.3
 128K
The Boss Baby (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A story about how a new baby's arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator, a wildly imaginative 7 year old named Tim.
Style: funny, touching, feel good, sweet, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers
Plot: sibling rivalry, baby, boy, adventure, job promotion, little boy, brothers, child as adult, parenthood, family relations, ceo, imagination ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.1
 907K
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, humorous, funny, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: monster, friendship, adventure, creature, imagination, parallel world, rivalry, fantasy world, talking animals, disney, friends, children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 83K
Trolls (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
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: colourful, light, sweet, humorous, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, teens, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: adventure, friendship, family, princess, happy ending, music, troll, disney, good versus evil, hugging, transformation, dancing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.4
 1.1M
WALL·E (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When ...
Style: touching, feel good, futuristic, emotional, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: robot, loneliness, distopia, post apocalypse, space travel, ecology, love, adventure, society, happy ending, ecological disaster, androids and robots ...
Time: future, distant future
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 8.1
 199K
The Iron Giant (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.
Style: touching, exciting, emotional, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: friendship, small town, robot, prejudice, self sacrifice, benign alien, androids and robots, childhood, boy, cold war, space and aliens, paranoia ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, future, year 1957
Place: maine, usa, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.4
 150K
Onward (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.
Style: feel good, fairy tale, modern fairy tale, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night
Plot: brother brother relationship, elf, teenage protagonist, disney, magic, birthday, fantasy world, teenage boy, mythical creature, cyclops, adventure, centaur ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 7.3
 277K
Finding Dory (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dory is reunited with her friends Nemo and Marlin in the search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?
Style: feel good, light, humorous, touching, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: disney, memory loss, family, animals, fish, adventure, kids and family, amnesia, ocean, shark, friendship, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
 336K
Moana (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the demigod to set things right.
Style: colourful, touching, fairy tale, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: disney, ocean, magic, adventure, disney princess, girl, island, happy ending, mythology, destiny, family, young girl ...
Place: polynesia, pacific ocean, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The little prince (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Canada, Italy, USA, China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the best-seller book 'The Little Prince', the movie tells the story of a little girl that lives with resignation in a world where efficiency and work are the only dogmas. Everything will change when accidentally she discovers her ...
Style: fairy tale, stylized, touching, sweet, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, girls' night
Plot: adventure, little boy, friends, surrealism, self discovery, life philosophy, social differences, escapades, philosophy, imaginary kingdom, child, little girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 164K
Bee Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Barry B. Benson, a bee who has just graduated from college, is disillusioned at his lone career choice: making honey. On a special trip outside the hive, Barry's life is saved by Vanessa, a florist in New York City. As their relationship ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, absurd, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: unlikely friendships, animal life, bee, jazz, family, culture clash, beehive, flower shop, honey, surrealism, exploitation, adventure ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2007
Place: new york, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 625K
Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, touching, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, teens ...
Plot: princess, disney, sisters, magic, disney princess, snow, snowman, adventure, power of love, wizards and magicians, family, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.3
 192K
Lilo & Stitch (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A lonely Hawaiian girl named Lilo is being raised by her older sister, Nani, after their parents die -- under the watch of social worker Cobra Bubbles. When Lilo adopts a funny-looking dog and names him "Stitch," she doesn't realize ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, alien, experiment, friendship, friends, adoption, adventure, benign alien, space and aliens, orphan, family, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.3
 991K
Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, exciting, funny, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: toys, friendship, disney, rescue, rivalry, adventure, friends, toy comes to life, bad guy, teamwork, birthday party, threat ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 498K
Zootopia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.
Style: feel good, witty, allegory, funny, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, teens, pre-teens
Plot: animals, disney, rabbit, stereotypes, adventure, talking animals, anthropomorphism, police, anthropomorphic animal, conspiracy, happy ending, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2016
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 8.4
 505K
Coco (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead ...
Style: feel good, touching, sincere, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: day of the dead, afterlife, family, life & death, life after death, disney, childhood, memory, music, boy, betrayal, adventure ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Secret World of Arrietty (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 14-year-old Arrietty and the rest of the Clock family live in peaceful anonymity as they make their own home from items "borrowed" from the house's human inhabitants. However, life changes for the Clocks when a human boy discovers ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, colourful, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, mysterious character, midget, adventure, family, secrets, beautiful scenery, daring rescue, friends, childhood, runaway, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 212K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bolt is the star of the biggest show in Hollywood. The only problem is, he thinks it's real. After he's accidentally shipped to New York City and separated from Penny, his beloved co-star and owner, Bolt must harness all his "super ...
Style: exciting, light, entertaining, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, animals, disney, friendship, human animal relationship, adventure, talking animals, cartoon dog, animal life, pets, superhero, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, new york, ohio, missouri, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 413K
Brave (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer, Mérida one day defies a sacred custom of the land and inadvertently ...
Style: fairy tale, light, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: disney, princess, rebellious daughter, coming of age, adventure, family, mother daughter relationship, witch, happy ending, medieval, bear, bravery ...
Time: 10th century, middle ages
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 119K
Turning Red (2022)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Mei is experiencing the awkwardness of being a teenager with a twist – when she gets too excited, she transforms into a giant red panda.
Style: fairy tale, funny, 3d animation
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: disney, teenage girl, friendship, domineering mother, mother daughter relationship, shapeshifting, panda, coming of age, high school, overprotective mother, menstruation, friend ...
Time: 2000s, 2020s, year 2002
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Times are changing for Manny the moody mammoth, Sid the motor mouthed sloth and Diego the crafty saber-toothed tiger. Life heats up for our heroes when they meet some new and none-too-friendly neighbors – the mighty dinosaurs.
Style: humorous, funny, exciting, sweet, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens ...
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, jungle, talking animals, friendship, family, parenthood, animal life, loneliness, animals, ice age, life philosophy ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he ...
Style: feel good, humorous, 3d animation, light, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: food, adventure, inventor, father son relationship, nerd, mad scientist, family, greed, small town, parents and children, save the world, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s
Place: paris france, london, egypt, china, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
 734K
Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, inspirational, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: food, chef, rat, friendship, cooking, animals, disney, follow your dream, cooking and food, unlikely friendships, friends, talented ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two sisters move to the country with their father in order to be closer to their hospitalized mother, and discover the surrounding trees are inhabited by Totoros, magical spirits of the forest. When the youngest runs away from home, the older sister ...
Style: atmospheric, feel good, sweet, touching, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, countryside, children, magical, parents and children, family, childhood, teaching the ways of the world, sick mother, adventure, sister sister relationship, little girl ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, stylized, melancholic, lyrical ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, princess, parents and children, children, adolescence, self discovery, female protagonist, japanese woman, family relations, dream, childhood ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Boss Baby: Family Business (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Templeton brothers—Tim and his Boss Baby little bro Ted—have become adults and drifted away from each other. Tim is now a married stay-at-home dad. Ted is a hedge fund CEO. But a new boss baby with a cutting-edge approach and a can-do ...
Style: humorous, funny, allegory, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: baby, spy, animals, children, family, boss, sibling rivalry, father daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, baby girl, job promotion, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 484K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: feel good, touching, road movie, funny, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: talking animals, unlikely friendships, animals, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, ice age, family, heroic mission, life risking, odd couple, friends ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%