Movies like The Lorax

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The Lorax (2012)
 6.4
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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, inspirational, clever, intellectual, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: disney, family, environmental, childhood, deforestation, adventure, justice, talking animals, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, ecology, obsessive quest, greed, chase, tree, heroes, society, small town life, love, catastrophe, business, distopia, natural disaster, technology ...
Time: 21st century

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Most similar movies to The Lorax

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sweet, feel good and entertaining films with plots about adventure, computer animation, destiny, catastrophe, mentor, animals and storytelling mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Lorax: Horton Hears a Who! (2008), The Boxtrolls (2014), Rise of the Guardians (2012), The Secret Life of Pets (2016), Bolt (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music
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, family outing, preschoolers, teens, toddlers
Plot: adventure, talking animals, determination, family, friends, rescue, jungle, elephant, friendship, fantasy world, animals, creativity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 ⇓
80%
 6.8
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The Boxtrolls (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned boy raised by underground creatures called Boxtrolls comes up from the sewers and out of his box to save his family and the town from the evil exterminator, Archibald Snatcher.
Style: feel good, colourful, exciting, surreal, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, friendship, steampunk, prejudice, young heroes, adaptation, greed, runaway, children, mentor, creativity ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Rise of the Guardians (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces for the first time to protect the hopes, beliefs and imagination of children all over the world.
Style: touching, fairy tale, witty, exciting, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: holiday, dreams, christmas, good versus evil, belief, childhood, adventure, fairy, friendship, family, save the world, santa claus ...
Place: st. petersburg russia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, 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: light, entertaining, funny, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, animals, friendship, chase, children, talking animals, adventure, cat, terrier, anthropomorphism, disney, kids and family ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, north america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 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 ⇓
75%
 6.6
 103K
Home (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Earth is taken over by the overly-confident Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home, all humans are promptly relocated, while all Boov get busy reorganizing the planet. But when one resourceful girl, Tip, manages to avoid ...
Style: emotional, light, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, alien, benign alien, family, culture clash, loneliness, save the world, alien invasion, odd couple, runaway, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best ...
Style: feel good, exciting, colourful, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, food, scientist, animals, island, inventor, family, technology gone awry, chaos and mayhem, save the day, creator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, 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: stylized, humorous, colourful, touching, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, santa claus, adventure, redemption, family, race against time, escapades, runaway, magic, good versus evil, christmas eve ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tanzania, idaho, toronto ontario canada, cuba, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
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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%
 4.6
 22K
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, entertaining, visually appealing, clever, exciting ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, bear, justice, greed, escapades, save the day, friendship, disorder, buddies, environmental health, animals, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Care Bears have their work cut out for them, because Nicolas, a lonely magician's assistant, is about to fall under the evil influence of a bad spirit who lives in an ancient magic book -- it seems Nicolas will do just about anything for ...
Style: feel good, humorous, stylized, sweet, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers ...
Plot: talking animals, friendship, orphan, family, adventure, good versus evil, animal life, kids and family, unlikely friendships, wish come true, siblings relations, rescue ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 71K
The Grinch (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Grinch hatches a scheme to ruin Christmas when the residents of Whoville plan their annual holiday celebration.
Style: light, 3d animation, sincere, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: christmas, villain turns good, holiday, optimism, happy ending, fight, small town, justice, love and romance, family relations, best friends, life philosophy ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Who or what exactly is a Heffalump? The lovable residents of the Hundred Acre Wood -- Winnie the Pooh, Rabbit, Tigger, Eeyore, Kanga and the rest of the pack -- embark on a journey of discovery in search of the elusive Heffalump. But as is always ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: winnie the pooh, disney, friendship, family, children, talking animals, adventure, childhood, life philosophy, elephant, happy ending, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 112K
Brother Bear (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When an impulsive boy named Kenai is magically transformed into a bear, he must literally walk in another's footsteps until he learns some valuable life lessons. His courageous and often zany journey introduces him to a forest full of wildlife, ...
Style: touching, fairy tale, inspirational, feel good, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers
Plot: animals, disney, adventure, friendship, family, talking animals, unlikely friendships, brother brother relationship, brotherhood, native americans, survival, self sacrifice ...
Time: stone age, 1890s, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: antarctica, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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. ...
Style: inspirational, touching, emotional, colourful, motivational ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: memory, disney, imaginary friend, joy, family, creativity, childhood, parents and children, adventure, disgust, life philosophy, subconscious ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2000s, contemporary
Place: san francisco, minnesota, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.3
 92K
Rio 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, 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, entertaining, scenic, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: bird, adventure, parrot, jungle, happy ending, animal life, talking animals, family, travel, rivalry, homecoming, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, rio de janeiro, brazil, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
100%
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The Good Dinosaur (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.
Style: scenic, touching, humorous, intense, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, disney, tyrannosaurus rex, friendship, adventure, waterfall, pterodactyl, family, fear, coming of age, loneliness, runaway ...
Time: prehistory, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Polar Express (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Style: feel good, 3d animation, stylized, touching, christmas special ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, holiday, magic, adventure, dream, railway, train, family, snow, winter, life philosophy, good versus evil ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Land Before Time (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 69 min.
Story: An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can thrive and live in peace. Along the way he meets four other young dinosaurs, each one a different species, ...
Style: feel good, touching, colourful, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, family, tyrannosaurus rex, animals, disney, talking animals, earthquake, natural disaster, babies and infants, wilderness ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 106K
Epic (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group characters in order to save their world -- and ours.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, teenage life, friendship, save the kingdom, young heroes, daughter, protector, father daughter relationship, flying, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 127K
Flushed Away (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
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: funny, entertaining, stylized, exciting, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: boat, rat, talking animals, sewer, animals, rivalry, fish out of water, disorder, lifestyle change, lifestyle, escape, friendship ...
Time: year 2006, 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, buckingham palace, tower bridge london, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.7
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Planes (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights. With the support of his mentor Skipper and a host of new friends, Dusty sets off to make his dreams come true.
Style: humorous, sexy, inspirational, entertaining, emotional ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: underdog, airplane, friendship, self discovery, adventure, family, sport, competition, ambition, anthropomorphism, rivalry, power relations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Monsters University (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Style: feel good, light, funny, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens
Plot: disney, unlikely friendships, friendship, college, university, monster, teamwork, underdog, creativity, adventure, fraternity, student life ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, 80s, 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 548K
Despicable Me (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
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: feel good, entertaining, humorous, light, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: adoption, family, orphan, super villain, escapades, disney, lifestyle change, friendship, children, adventure, chase, adoptive father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2010s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, north korea, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK, Australia, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, friendship, friends, love and romance, heroes, cinderella story, adventure, talking animals, wizards, cinderella, enormously long battle scene ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Tigger Movie (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As it happens, everybody - Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, Roo, Rabbit, Owl - is busy preparing a suitable winter home for Eeyore. When everything they do seems to get undone by Tigger's exuberant bouncing, Rabbit suggest Tigger go outside and find other ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, intense, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, winnie the pooh, adventure, disney, rescue, heroic mission, escapades, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, disorder, tiger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, reflective ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, friendship, pig, adventure, unlikely friendships, family, winnie the pooh, rabbit, children, animals, talking animals, owl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the warthog are best pals and the unsung heroes of the African savanna. This prequel to the smash Disney animated adventure takes you back -- way back -- before Simba's adventure began. You'll find out all ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: lion, animals, good versus evil, adventure, friendship, family, jungle, imaginary kingdom, talking animals, kids and family, rescue, anthropomorphism ...
Time: 2000s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%