Movies like Hotel Transylvania

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Hotel Transylvania (2012)
 7.1
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Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends to celebrate his beloved daughter Mavis's 118th birthday. For Dracula catering to all of these legendary monsters is no problem but the party really starts when one ordinary guy stumbles into the hotel and changes everything!
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, offbeat, funny, fairy tale, clever, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: teenage love, vampire, hotel, father daughter relationship, supernatural romance, dracula, human becomes animal, imaginary, odd, magical creature, magic, frankenstein, skeleton, birthday, monsters, cemetery, monster, family, witches, parents and children, impossible love, friendship, love and romance, mummy, resort ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 1890s, 19th century, 2010s
Place: romania, europe, transylvania, hawaii, moscow russia, paris france

Most similar movies to Hotel Transylvania

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, entertaining, not serious and clever films with plots about family, disorder, adventure, friendship, talking animals, storytelling and dialogue mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Hotel Transylvania: Despicable Me (2010), Despicable Me 2 (2013), Tangled (2010), The Smurfs 2 (2013), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the old-old-old-fashioned vampire Vlad arrives at the hotel for an impromptu family get-together, Hotel Transylvania is in for a collision of supernatural old-school and modern day cool.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: imaginary, hotel, family, vampire, monsters, adventure, grandfather grandson relationship, children, culture clash, marriage, mummy, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: romania, transylvania, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.7
 444K
Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Villainous Gru lives up to his reputation as a despicable, deplorable and downright unlikable guy when he hatches a plan to steal the moon from the sky. But he has a tough time staying on task after three orphans land in his care.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adoption, family, friendship, chase, villain, mad scientist, little girl, orphan, supervillain, adoptive father, heist, master villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: usa, egypt, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dracula, Mavis, Johnny and the rest of the Drac Pack take a vacation on a luxury Monster Cruise Ship, where Dracula falls in love with the ship's captain, Ericka, who's secretly a descendant of Abraham Van Helsing, the notorious monster ...
Style: surprise ending, absurd, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, teen comedy
Plot: dracula, vampire, monster, cruise ship, werewolf, female vampire, vampire hunter, horror for children, invisible man, frankenstein, mystery, airplane ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century
Place: transylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 330K
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, anti heroes, adoption, bakery, spy, save the world, cat, first date, parent child relationship, secret agent, falling in love, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 7.8
 346K
Tangled (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit Flynn Rider hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, captivating, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: princess, horse, follow your dream, unlikely couple, adventure, family, imaginary kingdom, young lovers, love and romance, fall in love, queen, couples ...
Time: 17th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.4
 33K
The Smurfs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties that he hopes will let him harness the all-powerful, magical Smurf-essence. But when he discovers that only a real Smurf can give him what he wants, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, melancholic, entertaining, idiotic
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: family, chases and races, imaginary, chase, disorder, kidnapping, good versus evil, rescue, curses spells and rituals, friends, confined, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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, not serious, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family, adventure, pirate, partners, ship, friendship, getting home, iceberg, ice age, natural disaster, buddies, talking animals ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Scooby-Doo and the Reluctant Werewolf (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Shaggy is turned into a werewolf, and it's up to Scooby, Scrappy and Shaggy's girlfriend to help him win a race against other monsters, and become human again.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: car race, mummy, vampire, werewolf, goofy hero, adventure, contests and competitions, curses spells and rituals, ambition, family, escapades, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 313K
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, funny, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, island, rescue, jungle, adventure, danger, animal life, journey, survival, lion, giraffe, zebra ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, antarctica, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, stylized, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: circus, getting home, adventure, on the road, family, buddies, verbal byplay, friendship, animal life, escapades, friends, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, africa, monte carlo, rome italy, atlantic ocean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 185K
Rio (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Captured by smugglers when he was just a hatchling, a macaw named Blu never learned to fly and lives a happily domesticated life in Minnesota with his human friend, Linda. Blu is thought to be the last of his kind, but when word comes that Jewel, a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, touching, not serious, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family, birds, jungle, parrot, goofy hero, love and romance, fear of flying, friendship, talking animals, talking bird, poacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, minnesota, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Monster High: Why Do Ghouls Fall in Love? (2012)
Genre: Animation, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Draculaura’s Sweet 1600th birthday is an extra special occasion to party at Monster High! But her high expectations lead to deadly results when she’s faced with the choice between practical boyfriend Clawd, and new vampire heartthrob, Valentine, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, not serious
Audience: girls' night, pre-teens, teens
Plot: vampire, best friends, high school, love triangle, teenage love, curses spells and rituals, parallel world, imaginary, love and romance, youth, supernatural, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 24K
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: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, heist, squirrel, friendship, crime gone awry, unlikely partners, friends, fish out of water, talking animals, chase, betrayal, rat ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 3K
Happy Family (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Horror
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Wishbone family is far from happy. With a struggling bookshop, an overworked husband, and two misunderstood teenagers, Emma is at her wit's end trying to be the perfect mom. After dragging her family to a costume party on Halloween night, ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: vampire, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, family life, hotel, supernatural, summer vacation, werewolf, holiday, romance, happiness, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.1
 702K
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, fairy tale, touching, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, date night
Plot: friendship, monster, rivalry, fear, imaginary, invisibility, villain, cheating, kidnapping, adventure, odd couple, unlikely partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Barnyard: The Original Party Animals (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the farmer's away, all the animals play, and sing, and dance. Eventually, though, someone has to step in and run things, a responsibility that ends up going to Otis, a carefree cow.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, farm, cow, coming of age, mouse, leadership, countryside, friendship, peasant, animal life, friends, anti heroes ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ivan the Incredible (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Poor Ivan Olsen is plagued by problems bullied at school and constantly pursued by a gang whose greatest pleasure is filling his pants with water. And when Ivan gets home, his dad doesn't have much sympathy for him either because he is crazy ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: parents and children, coming of age, imaginary, youth, family, family relations, disorder, social misfits, superhuman powers, underdog, prank, wish come true ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Now, we find the rowdy extraterrestrial getting used to life with his new ohana. However, a malfunction in the ultimate creation of Dr. Jumba soon emerges, which reinstates his destructive programming and threatens to both ruin his friendship with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, touching, captivating
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: benign alien, family, good versus evil, friendship, adventure, danger, heroes, rivalry, space and aliens, pet, adoption, fish out of water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
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, clever, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: buddies, friendship, family, mischievous children, adventure, urban, escapades, elementary school, save the day, danger, children, kids and family ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.5
 10K
Space Chimps (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Three chimps are sent into space to explore the possibility of alien life when an unmanned space shuttle crash lands on an uncharted planet.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: chimpanzee, space travel, family, distant planet, evil alien, adventure, race against time, space marine, save the world, nasa, friendship, alien encounter ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School (1988)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scooby, Shaggy and Scrappy Doo are on their way to a Miss Grimwood's Finishing School for Girls, where they have been hired as gym teachers. Once there, however, they find that it is actually a school for girl ghouls.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mummy, school, cartoon dog, ghost, werewolf, adventure, anti heroes, high school, odd couple, daring rescue, rescue, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Each Christmas, Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and distribute them around the world in one night. However, when one of 600 million children to receive a gift from Santa on Christmas Eve is missed, it is deemed ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, colourful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, family, holiday, race against time, letter, escapades, adventure, redemption, magical, runaway, santa claus, elf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, mexico, idaho, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
 33K
Garfield 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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: feel good, not serious, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: pets, cat, family, mistaken identity, rescue, adventure, friendship, nobility, luxury, resort, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 19K
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, not serious, colourful, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: animal life, adventure, friendship, escapades, bear, dachshund, disorder, daring rescue, odd couple, buddies, teaching the ways of the world, getting home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Here comes a new film for a new school year. It is time to return to the Third Street School with Recess, already in fifth grade !. Gang discouraged to discover that have occurred in the school some unpleasant changes: there will be no pizza, no ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: elementary school, halloween, mischievous children, friendship, school, youth, family, disorder, adventure, friends, young heroes, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.6
 18K
Yogi Bear (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 80 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, not serious, exciting, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, teens
Plot: bear, picnic, adventure, family, buddies, in the woods, reluctant partners, sandwich, save the day, friendship, animal life, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
 160K
Enchanted (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Giselle is banished by an evil queen from her magical, musical animated land and finds herself in the gritty reality of the streets of modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that doesn't operate on ...
Style: humorous, feel good, fairy tale, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: princess, true love, imaginary kingdom, rescue, good versus evil, fall in love, love and romance, danger, prince, witch, queen, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: humorous, not serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: circus, buddies, goofy hero, rescue, family, switching roles, friendship, animal life, nothing goes right, disorder, friends, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.5
 75K
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, clever ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: family, blue, magic, fish out of water, chase, disorder, getting home, curses spells and rituals, friends, urban, adventure, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, family, warrior, training, imaginary kingdom, journey, imaginary, animal training, vikings, teamwork ...
Place: scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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