Movies like Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

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Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
 6.8
 157K
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Animal pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are still trying to make it back to New York's Central Park Zoo. They are forced to take a detour to Europe to find the penguins and chimps who broke the bank at a Monte Carlo casino. When French animal-control officer Capitaine Chantel DuBois picks up their scent, Alex and company are forced to hide out in a traveling circus.
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, not serious, sentimental, funny, entertaining, sweet, clever, witty ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: circus, talking animals, getting home, computer animation, family, adventure, friendship, on the road, friends, villain, animal life, buddies, escapades, dimwit, disorder, uptight character, verbal byplay, fast talker, getting along, silly humor, animals, lion, penguins, children, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, africa, london, rome italy, atlantic ocean, monte carlo, new york

Most similar movies to Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sweet, clever and entertaining films with plots about family, adventure, computer animation, talking animals, friendship, animals and friends mostly in Animation, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted: Madagascar (2005), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), The Penguins of Madagascar (2008), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 353K
Madagascar (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex the lion is the king of the urban jungle, the main attraction at New York's Central Park Zoo. He and his best friends -- Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe and Gloria the hippo -- have spent their whole lives in blissful captivity before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: friendship, talking animals, island, lion, rescue, jungle, adventure, escape, journey, wilderness, animal life, hippopotamus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, antarctica, new york, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to the African continent. There the New Yorkers ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: talking animals, friendship, lion, escape, computer animation, jungle, penguins, farce, survival, hunger, dance, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Penguins of Madagascar (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The Penguins of Madagascar is an American CGI animated television series airing on Nickelodeon. It stars nine characters from the DreamWorks Animation animated film Madagascar: The penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Private, and Rico; the lemurs King ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, penguins, friendship, birds, friends, nothing goes right, escapades, animal life, buddies, disorder, danger, plan gone awry ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and battle pirates as they explore a new world.
Style: humorous, light, stylized, not serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, talking animals, pirate, partners, iceberg, natural disaster, friendship, computer animation, ocean or sea, getting home, ship ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A sequel to the animated hit THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.
Style: light, colourful, funny, entertaining
Audience: kids
Plot: dog, animals, talking dog, guinea pig, talking animals, friendship, animal, pets, pet, adventure, rodent, terrier ...
Place: new york, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.
Style: entertaining, light, funny, colourful, sentimental ...
Audience: kids
Plot: animals, talking animals, dog, friendship, adventure, disney, pets, pet, rabbit, family, chihuahua, cat ...
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, penguins, espionage, friendship, buddies, talking animals, escapades, danger, rescue, working undercover, animals, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: shanghai, shanghai china, venice, new york, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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, exciting, touching, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, date night
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, talking animals, jungle, friendship, ice age, computer animation, squirrel, pregnancy, rescue, bridge, insanity ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 426K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: touching, humorous, not serious, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, date night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, talking animals, unlikely friendships, friendship, caveman, ice, family, creature, life risking, bonding, odd couple ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 77K
Rio 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled from Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary ...
Style: exciting, colourful, funny, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, happy ending, parrot, jungle, family, birds, talking animals, bird, homecoming, animal life, parents and children, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 21K
Open Season 2 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After falling head over hooves in love with Giselle, Elliot's road to the altar takes a slight detour when Mr. Weenie is kidnapped by a group of pampered pets determined to return him to his owners.
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, funny, not serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, talking animals, forest, teaching the ways of the world, getting home, disorder, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 23K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, exciting, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: adventure, lion, zoo, jungle, fish out of water, survival, rescue, family, talking animals, disney, friendship, animal life ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 152K
Cars 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: car race, friendship, computer animation, car chase, adventure, fish out of water, undercover, espionage, anthropomorphism, best friend, friends, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, london, tokyo, big ben london, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 10K
Open Season 3 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Boog, Elliot, and their forest friends return with an all-new adventure, this time in a Big Top Circus! The comedy begins when Boog's pals choose their family obligations over the annual guy's trip, and a disappointed Boog decides to take ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: circus, switching roles, family, nothing goes right, escapades, buddies, disorder, animal life, friendship, computer animation, friends, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.6
 20K
Yogi Bear (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker travels to Jellystone Park to shoot a project and soon crosses paths with Yogi Bear, his sidekick Boo-Boo, and Ranger Smith.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: bear, adventure, friendship, save the day, escapades, danger, animal life, disorder, buddies, environmental health, park, endangered species ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Winnie the Pooh (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: During an ordinary day in Hundred Acre Wood, Winnie the Pooh sets out to find some honey. Misinterpreting a note from Christopher Robin, Pooh convinces Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Kanga, Roo, and Eeyore that their young friend has been captured by ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, winnie the pooh, tiger, goodhearted, escapades, goofy hero, disney, disorder, youth, best friends, supportive friend, getting along ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When a powerful developer named Mr. Scheck wants to knock down all the stores and houses in Arnold's neighborhood to build a huge "mall-plex", it looks likes the neighborhood is doomed to disappear. But with the help of a superhero ...
Style: humorous, feel good, melancholic, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, family, mischievous children, buddies, friendship, escapades, elementary school, danger, save the day, children, greed, multiple storylines ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 155K
Over the Hedge (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating – and learns a lesson about family himself.
Style: exciting, humorous, funny, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, animal life, squirrel, rescue, suburbs, talking animals, heroic mission, fight back, fish out of water, cons and scams, leader, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 136K
Bee Movie (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Australia
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, feel good, entertaining, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, computer animation, fighting the system, friendship, redemption, anthropomorphic animal, lawsuit, individualism, unlikely friendships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 37K
Garfield 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Garfield is back and this time Garfield and his canine sidekick Odie follows their owner, Jon Arbuckle, to England, the U.K. may never recover, as Garfield is mistaken for a look-alike, regal cat who has inherited a castle.
Style: humorous, semi serious, not serious, feel good, toilet humor ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: cat, pets, family, adventure, mistaken identity, dishonesty, disorder, inadvertently, resort, rescue, partners, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 84K
Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: funny, humorous, buddy comedy, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, hunting, rescue, buddies, danger, partners, bear, wilderness, fish out of water, grizzly bear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Piglet's Big Movie (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the gang from the Hundred Acre Wood begin a honey harvest, young Piglet is excluded and told that he is too small to help. Feeling inferior, Piglet disappears and his pals Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, Roo and Winnie the Pooh must use Piglet's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, danger, buddies, rescue, talking animals, family, getting home, heroes, love and romance, gang, map ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.2
 899K
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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, exciting, touching, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, follow your dream, loneliness, family, friendship, dog, journey, friends, unlikely friendships, wilderness, obsessive quest, dreams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, south america, venezuela, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Playing around while aboard a cruise ship, the Chipmunks and Chipettes accidentally go overboard and end up marooned in a tropical paradise. They discover their new turf is not as deserted as it seems.
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: island, friends, music band, cruise ship, chipmunk, family, young heroes, children, talking animals, siblings relations, goofy hero, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Diego, Manny and Sid return in this sequel to the hit animated movie Ice Age. This time around, the deep freeze is over, and the ice-covered earth is starting to melt, which will destroy the trio's cherished valley. The impending disaster ...
Style: funny, humorous, not serious, touching, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: global warming, friendship, dinosaur, extinction, iceberg, talking animals, computer animation, sacrifice, laziness, sea monster, journey, creature ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 26K
The Nut Job (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Canada, South Korea, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Surly, a curmudgeon, independent squirrel is banished from his park and forced to survive in the city. Lucky for him, he stumbles on the one thing that may be able to save his life, and the rest of park community, as they gear up for winter - ...
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: squirrel, friendship, heist, crime gone awry, family, friends, talking animals, computer animation, fish out of water, animals, chase, rat ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 81K
The Smurfs (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, funny, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: chase, good versus evil, blue, family, magic, fish out of water, friends, curses spells and rituals, disorder, adventure, getting home, cat and mouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Norm of the North (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The stereoscopic 3D animated family film "Norm" tells the story of the titular polar bear and his three Arctic lemming buddies, who are forced out into the world once their icy home begins melting and breaking apart. Landing in New York, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, funny, colourful, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, polar bear, friendship, adventure, escapades, disorder, environmentalism, fish out of water, life turned upside down, rescue, seal the animal, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. ...
Style: feel good, light, colourful, funny, humorous ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, toddlers
Plot: adventure, jungle, talking animals, friendship, determination, elephant, rescue, fantasy world, family, friends, goofy hero, save the day ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 109K
Flushed Away (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: London high-society mouse, Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets the resourceful Rita, the rodent-hating Toad and his faithful thugs, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: boat, frog, getting home, talking animals, friendship, heroic mission, disorder, fish out of water, rivalry, lifestyle change, escapades, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2006
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london, buckingham palace
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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