Movies like Finding Dory

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Finding Dory (2016)
 7.3
 209K
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: touching, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious, melancholic, emotional, funny, clever, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: underwater, fish, memory loss, adventure, friendship, family, ocean, amnesia, teamwork, self doubt, reunion, octopus, beautiful scenery, heroes, ocean or sea, friends, track down, danger, family problems, heroic mission, escapades, anthropomorphism, shark, children, teacher ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa

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Most similar movies to Finding Dory

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, clever and light films with plots about friendship, adventure, family, danger, friends, talking animals and escapades mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Finding Dory: Finding Nemo (2003), The Secret Life of Pets (2016), Over the Hedge (2006), Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014), Up (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 855K
Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, adventure, shark, missing child, family, rescue, odd couple, fish, father son relationship, underwater, courage, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seaport, pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan, USA
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: funny, light, colourful, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: pet, dog, animals, adventure, friendship, family, talking animals, sewer, animal, rodent, terrier, runaway ...
Place: manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 142K
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: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, squirrel, turtle, adventure, family, animal life, heroic mission, resourceful, fight back, cons and scams, environmentalism, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When world-famous air racer Dusty learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade Ranger and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, airplane, adventure, friends, danger, friendship, firefighter, aviation, love, national park, fantasy world, underdog ...
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.3
 831K
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, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, follow your dream, friendship, family, dreams, friends, dog, obsessive quest, loneliness, aging, mischievous children, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sea turtle who was hatched in 1959 spends the next 50 years traveling the world while it is being changed by global warming. Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, global warming, sea turtle, environmentalism, survival, hippie, friends, ocean or sea, danger, animal life, obsessive quest, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 60s, 70s ...
Place: usa, california, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: family, adventure, mischievous children, buddies, friendship, elementary school, escapades, save the day, urban, danger, children, greed ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Land Before Time IX: Journey to the Big Water (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Beloved dinosaurs Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Petrie and Ducky return in this story about the wonders of discovery that features new songs, including Donny Osmond's "No One Has to Be Alone."
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, young heroes, adventure, friends, anti heroes, heroic mission, family, escapades, mischievous children, misfit, best friends, gang ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.8
 77K
Chicken Little (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the sky really is falling and sanity has flown the coop, who will rise to save the day? Together with his hysterical band of misfit friends, Chicken Little must hatch a plan to save the planet from alien invasion and prove that the world's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, fairy tale, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: fish, small town, disney, alien, alien invasion, friendship, ufo, baseball, chicken, young heroes, save the world, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Animals United (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of animals waiting for the annual flood they rely on for food and water discover that the humans, who have been destroying their habitats have built a dam for a leisure resort. The animals endeavour to save the delta and send a message to ...
Style: touching, not serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dam, shark, animal, disorder, partners, animal life, friendship, danger, ecological disaster, odd couple, obsessive quest, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 153K
Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: shark, fish, underwater, adventure, animal life, anthropomorphic animal, anthropomorphism, friendship, talking animals, animals, loss of son, reggae ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.4
 891K
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: feel good, exciting, humorous, touching, futuristic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: loneliness, adventure, outer space, spacecraft, future dystopia, ecological disaster, a.i., earth, imaginary, robot, space travel, determination ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Burger Beard is a pirate who is in search of the final page of a magical book that makes any evil plan he writes in it come true, which happens to be the Krabby Patty secret formula. When the entire city of Bikini Bottom is put in danger, SpongeBob, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, surreal ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: underwater, superhero, adventure, best friends, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, time travel, fish out of water, pirate, creativity, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, entertaining, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, espionage, friendship, working undercover, buddies, escapades, danger, rescue, talking animals, penguins, animals, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, shanghai, venice, shanghai china, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 20K
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, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: animal life, adventure, friendship, escapades, dachshund, bear, talking animals, odd couple, teaching the ways of the world, getting home, disorder, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 126K
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, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: bee, animal life, family, culture clash, fighting the system, friendship, talking animals, redemption, lawsuit, individualism, unlikely friendships, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Turtle's Tale 2: Sammy's Escape from Paradise (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Belgium, USA, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sammy and Ray, leatherback turtles and friends forever, are enjoying an atoll's water and sand, shepherding new hatchlings Ricky and Ella out to sea. Suddenly, a poacher swoops in and ships them off to be part of a spectacular aquarium show for ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: escape, underwater, animal life, heroes, escapades, family relations, family, confined, young heroes, adventure, friends, ocean or sea ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, humorous, colourful, funny, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers
Plot: jungle, rescue, adventure, friendship, elephant, family, determination, fantasy world, goofy hero, save the day, danger, talking animals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: mouse, family, friendship, skyscraper, falcon, bird, adventure, daring rescue, friends, couple relations, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 38K
Happy Feet 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mumble the penguin has a problem: his son Erik, who is reluctant to dance, encounters The Mighty Sven, a penguin who can fly! Things get worse for Mumble when the world is shaken by powerful forces, causing him to brings together the penguin nations ...
Style: feel good, touching, exciting, witty, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family, friendship, birds, adventure, couple relations, heroes, couples, animal life, youth, danger, parents and children, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, tokyo, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 395K
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: humorous, touching, entertaining, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, family, friendship, ice, life risking, bonding, odd couple, journey, squirrel, creature, iceberg ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, prehistoric
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Best friends Tod, a fox kit, and Copper, a hound puppy, visit a country fair when they see a band of dogs called "The Singin' Strays". The band has five members: Dixie, Cash, Granny Rose, and twin brothers Waylon and Floyd. It is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: fox, dog, friendship, animal life, adventure, love and romance, rescue, family, friends, teaching the ways of the world, escapades, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 84K
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: humorous, exciting, light, entertaining, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, adventure, benign alien, alien, family, alien invasion, imaginary, save the world, escapades, danger, odd couple, distant planet ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: cross country, usa, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.9
 172K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
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, humorous, touching, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, human animal relationship, disney, adventure, unlikely partners, family, fish out of water, cat, dog, pets, hamster, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, new york, ohio, missouri, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 89K
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: feel good, colourful, light, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family, obsessive quest, tree, childhood, friendship, environmentalism, young heroes, danger, greed, adventure, deforestation, talking animals ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 50K
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: humorous, feel good, exciting, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, friendship, adventure, family, young heroes, disorder, fish out of water, escapades, danger, prejudice, steampunk ...
Time: victorian
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 22K
The Wild (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 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, light, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, zoo, fish out of water, survival, rescue, lion, adventure, family, friendship, animal life, partners, heroes ...
Place: africa, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 8K
Tarzan 2 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Experience the beginning of the legend with Disney's Tarzan Ⅱ, a hilarious, all-new, animated motion picture loaded with laughs, irresistible new songs by Phil Collins, and the inspired voice talent of Glenn Close, George Carlin, and Emmy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: jungle, tarzan, mischievous children, family, young heroes, adventure, good versus evil, survival, orphan, rescue, self discovery, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1900s, turn of the century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.3
 670K
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Woody, Buzz, and the rest of Andy's toys haven't been played with in years. With Andy about to go to college, the gang find themselves accidentally left at a nefarious day care center. The toys must band together to escape and return home ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, escape, friends, toys, adventure, imaginary, dog, cowboy, peril, toy comes to life, teddy bear, college ...
Time: 2010s
Place: kindergarten, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.1
 1K
Deep (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Belgium, Switzerland, USA, China, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 2100, when humanity has abandoned the earth, a colony of extravagant creatures still thrives in the deepest abyss of the ocean.
Style: sweet, light, colourful, feel good
Audience: kids
Plot: anthropomorphism, underwater, journey, happy ending, life risking, heroic mission, friendship, peril, talking animals, ocean, teamwork, partners ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%