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Graveyard Island (2004)
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Graveyard Island (2004)
Original name: Mysteriet på Kyrkogårdsön
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Summer 1985. The headlines dominates of the hunt of a foreign submarine in the Stockholm archipelago. A group of young teenage boys makes unexpected discoveries.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: island, adventure, mystery, amateur detective, young heroes, teenage love, youth, heroes, friends, family relations, love and romance, danger, escapades, family, teenage boy, friendship between boys, siblings relations, summer, russian, boat, archipelago
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and semi serious films with plots about adventure, family, escapades, danger, youth, heroes and family relations mostly in Adventure, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Graveyard Island: Stranded (2002), Secret of the Cave (2006), The Dinosaur Hunter (2000), Beyond (2000), Free Willy 2 (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Three Investigators and the Secret of Skeleton Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "The Three Investigators and The Secret of Skeleton Island" the cult detective trio from Rocky Beach, California, fall into a breath-taking mixture of adventure, thriller and mystery. Only by a hairs-breadth did they escape with their ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: amateur detective, ancient mystery, investigation, adventure, treasure hunt, mystery, escapades, youth, partners, save the day, legend, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Ace Wonder: Message from a Dead Man (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ace Wonder is a 10-year-old detective, struggling to find a storyline for his latest novel. When his path tangles with Derek Morton, a simple family mystery becomes a very real case of corporate espionage, scientific discovery, and one coldblooded ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, twists and turns, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: boy hero, adventurer, riddles and clues, uncover truth, young heroes, amateur detective, investigation, save the day, dishonesty, family, parents and children, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.5
 702
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, survival, danger, daring rescue, family relations, adventure, family in danger, isolation, family life, estrangement, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Secret of the Cave (2006)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young American boy spends his summer in Ireland and solves the mystery that captivates the entire village. Driven by curiosity and his own search for meaning in life, he faces his fears and discovers the Secret of the Cave.
Style: suspenseful, touching, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, young heroes, supernatural, adventure, cave, legends and myths, miraculous event, family, youth, escapades, parents and children, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Dinosaur Hunter (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 13-year-old girl and her older brother live on a farm where paleontologists search for fossils.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, tense, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, paleontologist, adventurer, inventions and discoveries, escapades, treasure hunt, race against time, hunter, rivalry, prehistoric creature, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.3
 645
Beyond (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During the final days of WWII, chaos ruled. The German submarine U-461 went down along with its entire crew just off the coast of Denmark. U-461 however, was no ordinary submarine. 50 years after the war ended, two brothers go scuba diving for fun ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: submarine, island, young heroes, adventurer, adventure, family relations, supernatural, danger, escapades, save the day, youth, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Three Investigators and the Secret of Terror Castle (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A new case for the cult detectives! Not by coincidence, a mysterious videotape falls into the hands of Jupiter Jones (CHANCELLOR MILLER), Pete Crenshaw (NICK PRICE) and Bob Andrews (CAMERON MONAGHAN) during Jupiter's birthday party in Rocky ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: haunted house, amateur detective, investigation, danger, adventure, youth, curses spells and rituals, isolation, young heroes, buddies, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.1
 17K
Free Willy 2 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jesse becomes reunited with Willy three years after the whale's jump to freedom as the teenager tries to rescue the killer whale and other orcas from an oil spill.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: killer whale, friendship, family relations, whale, family, adventure, island, rescue, daring rescue, parents and children, teenage love, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 168
Max Is Missing (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A boy and his dad take a trip to Peru, but when they are accidentally separated he is given a mysterious mask that makes him a target for ruthless tomb raiders.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: chases and races, escapades, danger, on the run, friends, treasure hunt, family life, friendship, train, heroes, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
White Water Summer (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the experienced guide Vic accompanies the city boy Alan and his three friends on their first wilderness experience, he not only hope to teach the four boys lessons about the wilderness, but about themselves. Vic pushes them to the limit. Soon ...
Style: sincere, exciting, suspenseful, intense, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: friendship, survival, wilderness, coming of age, danger, youth, adventure, nature, teaching the ways of the world, lake or river, teenage life, group of friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After young Kirra (Bindi Irwin) leaves her Australian home to summer with her grandfather (Beau Bridges) in South Africa, she soon discovers a baby orca stranded in the lagoon near her grandfather’s rundown seaside amusement park. She names the ...
Style: serious, uplifting, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: animal rescue, killer whale, family relations, animal life, friendship, adventure, confined, mischievous children, ocean or sea, heroes, family, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pippi Goes on Board (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This is the film version which is a compilation of the 1969 TV Series shown in 13 parts. It is therefore technically the "first" Pippi Långstrump film, although it wasn't released as a film until 1973. Pippi lives alone in ...
Style: feel good, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: children, escapades, heroes, superhuman powers, best friends, young heroes, mischievous children, youth, family, imaginary, investigation, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Young Black Stallion (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: When courageous young Neera becomes separated from her family in the desert, she chances upon a wild colt. Together they find friendship, trust, and their way back home only to discover her family is about to lose everything!
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse, desert, friendship, human animal relationship, survival, rescue, young heroes, danger, adventure, mischievous children, orphan, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Napoleon and Samantha (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young children, who, rather than part with an old pet lion who was once a circus performer, go on a perilous mountain trek to stay with a recluse friend.
Style: emotional, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, danger, young heroes, youth, adventurer, pets, adventure, adoption, family life, wilderness, friendship, family ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 739
Storm Bound (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves.
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: ship, island, adventure, heroes, survival, isolation, fall in love, confined, danger, youth, escapades, ocean or sea ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Under the Mountain (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenage twins battle dark forces hidden beneath Auckland's volcanoes.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, scary ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, adventure, supernatural ability, alien, young heroes, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, teenage life, supernatural, siblings relations, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "I will try to be normal" 12-year-old Ace Ventura Jr. promises. Thats cool, except whats normal for him is finding missing mutts, kidnapped kitties or gone gators and creating hilarious chaos every step of the way.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: danger, escapades, rescue, adventure, obsessive quest, disorder, uncover truth, pets, family, amateur detective, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 265
Blinker (1999)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A series of mysterious events and the pestering motor gang 'The Red Vampires' turns the idyllic holiday of Blinker and his friends into a thrilling adventure.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, crimes, love and romance, picked on, family relations, friends, teasing, parents and children, adventure, youth, young heroes, best friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Flipper's New Adventure (1964)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While widowed Porter Ricks is away at school learning to be a park ranger, his teen-aged son, Sandy, under adult supervision from a neighbor, remains at the family home in the Florida Keys with his pet dolphin, Flipper. While Po (as Porter is called ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: beach, island, dolphins, social differences, friendship, pirate, crimes, heroes, captivity, family in danger, isolation, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: bahamas, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Beneath the Blue (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dolphin experts confront the US Navy when its sonar program is suspected of causing the animals' deaths.
Style: captivating, light, contemplative, tense, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: experiment gone awry, daring rescue, friends, animal life, ocean or sea, adventure, danger, escapades, research, animal human communication, father daughter relationship, sonar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 210
1st Love (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Antoine, 13, spends the summer vacation with his parents in a rented cottage on an island in the middle of the Saint-Lawrence River. His neighbour, 17-year-old Anna, is an enigmatic and lively young woman. Antoine begins to experience the first ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, parents and children, youth, family relations, island, coming of age, bittersweet, teenage girl, teenage boy, sexual awakening, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 980
Wolf Summer (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The young Norwegian girl Kim almost gets killed after falling from a hillside. She finds shelter and stumbles upon the territory of a wolf and her puppy. She barricades herself, but as time passes she finds the wolf less and less frightening. When ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: rescue, friendship, animal life, parents and children, adventure, escapades, family, danger, female protagonist, strong female character, wolf, nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bermuda Triangle (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a strange storm in the Carribean causes a boat to sink, a family finds itself stranded on an island in the "27th dimension".
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: bermuda triangle, adventure, ship, survival, island, starting over, volcano, danger, family in danger, isolation, forces of nature, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Golden Seal (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lonely 10-year-old boy living with his parents in a remote coastal part of Alaksa, spontaneously finds a legendary golden seal and her newborn pup. But the greed for her valuable pelt sets off the hunters, including his own father, the local ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: island, bounty hunter, coming of age, fighting the system, family relations, friendship, rescue, hunter, legend, innocence lost, parents and children, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bonnie and cousin Sylvia, two very young children, are left at home in Willoughby Hall while their parents travel overseas. Only the servants and the prowling wolves are their companions. News arrives that Lord and Lady Willoughby are missing and an ...
Style: serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, danger, siblings relations, heroic mission, countryside, boarding school life, boarding school, family relations, child in peril, orphan, escapades, family ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mandie and the Secret Tunnel (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1899, Mandie's life changes when her Cherokee friends help her escape to a mansion that holds the hidden secrets of her past and the key to her future.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, sincere, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, adventure, youth, estate, tunnel, family secret, friendship, reunion, chase, girl, maid, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Letter for the King (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, feel good, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, knight, obsessive quest, escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry, friendship, youth, family, fight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Stranger at the Door (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katherine "Kathy" is happily married to businessman Greg Norris and lives in his beautiful home with his about 18-year old daughter Tara. When suddenly a charming young man, who Tara first saw lurking around in the garden, turns up on ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: garden, family in danger, mystery, amateur detective, crimes, adoption, parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, cons and scams, deadly, adopted son ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Robinson Crusoe (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 192 min.
Story: The classical story of Robinson Crusoe, a man who is dragged to a desert island after a shipwreck.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, humorous
Plot: isolation, survival, island, adventure, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, shipwreck, stranded, confined, pets, cannibalism, slavery ...
Time: 17th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 217
Superbror (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: "Superbrother" tells the story of Anton, a 10 year old boy desperate for, he says, an older and true brother as Buller, his brother, is autistic. Always distracted looking at the sky, Anton receives an unexpected visit from some stranger ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mischievous children, wish come true, young heroes, adventure, superhuman powers, social misfits, disorder, mentally challenged, youth, family relations, family, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%