Movies like Secret of the Andes

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Secret of the Andes (1998)
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Secret of the Andes (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cusi is a 20th century Incan boy who lives in a high mountain valley with an old llama herder named Chuto. Chuto raised Cusi in a traditional Incan fashion, although the Spanish culture was prevalent in Peru since the conquest of the Incan Empire. Although eager for adventure, Cusi is still drawn to the home he has known all his life. Cusi sets out from his home to try to find a family, but discovers that Chuto is all the family he needs.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, village, mountain, family, family relations, superhuman powers, parents and children, village life, adventurer, escapades, rivalry, fish out of water, down on your luck, artifact
Place: latin america, argentina, new york, colombia, andes mountains

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Most similar movies to Secret of the Andes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, feel good, humorous and exciting films with plots about family, escapades, adventure, family relations, heroes, danger and imaginary mostly in Adventure, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Secret of the Andes: The Effects of Magic (1998), Help! I've Shrunk the Family (2014), Santa Claus (1985), Five Children and It (2004), Once in a Blue Moon (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Effects of Magic (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "The effects of magic begin with misdirection, the rest is in the hands of the magician." Roody, son of a great and absentee magician, runs a costume company with his slightly eccentric mother. But his pet rabbit (who narrates the story) ...
Style: feel good, touching, twists and turns, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, heroic mission, family, adventure, heroes, prodigy, criminal heroes, amateur detective, pets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Help! I've Shrunk the Family (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Johannes Blom gets blown away when he discovers a little man in the kitchen cupboard, hidden behind the peanut butter jar. He’s even more astonished when he realizes that this little man, ‘Wiplala’, has magical powers. When ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: shrinking, family, adventure, supernatural, fish out of water, escapades, disorder, boy, wizards, supernatural ability, youth, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.3
 13K
Santa Claus (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The first half of this film, set hundreds of years ago, shows how the old man who eventually became Santa Claus was given immortality and chosen to deliver toys to all the children of the world. The second half moves into the modern era, in which ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, santa claus, family, adventure, holiday, disorder, heroic mission, child as adult, fish out of water, village life, village, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friends, family relations, parallel world, wish come true, fish out of water, imaginary kingdom, memory loss, siblings relations, young heroes, mischievous children, misfit, getting home ...
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Five Children and It (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Psammead is 'It', an ancient, irritable, ugly sand fairy, which five children find one day in a gravel pit. As a reward for finding him, It grants the children one wish a day, the results of which will last until sunset.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, gothic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wish fulfillment, adventure, young heroes, heroes, mischievous children, youth, supernatural, rivalry, disorder, fish out of water, parents and children, misfit ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Once in a Blue Moon (1995)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Late-1960s suburban Canadian children work on building a rocket vessel, with the intention of delivering one or two neighborhood children to the moon, whilst dealing with social issues of the coming-of-age, orphan-hood and family veins.
Style: semi serious, exciting, touching, sentimental, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: moon, rocket, obsessive quest, escapades, family, youth, adventure, family relations, adoption, siblings relations, family life, eccentric family ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
 76K
Inkheart (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.
Style: dark fantasy, touching, exciting, serious, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, horror for children
Plot: adventurer, adventure, wizards, fictional reality, parents and children, young heroes, family relations, family, writers, fantasy becomes reality, disappearance, father daughter relationship ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.0
 4K
The Hunters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Imagine if all mythical artifacts, from Jason's Golden Fleece to Cinderella's glass slippers, were real. Well, they are -- and for centuries, a secret society called the Hunters has been sworn to protect them from an evil force called the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, suspense, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, family relations, archaeologist, family, track down, escapades, parents and children, artifact, supernatural power, siblings relations, world spanning, mirror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Crystalstone (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Spain, UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Deserted by their father and with their mother dead, nine-year-old Pablo and his little sister Maria refuse to be separated from each other by their caretaker aunt. With a cross as their guide, they embark on a perilous, but ultimately rewarding ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, escapades, heroes, supernatural ability, family, family relations, gem, treasure, abandoned by father ...
Time: 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friends, family relations, betrayal, love and romance, family, youth, escapades, heroes, hopes, state affairs, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
K-9 Adventures: Legend of the Lost Gold (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kassie and her friends stumble across an old, broken pocket watch they begin an unexpected journey to unlock the secret of the legendary Garrison Gold. They'll have to solve riddles and follow clues to find the lost treasure. With the help ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, escapades, best friends, young heroes, pets, youth, journey, friendship, rivalry, friends, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Polar Bear King (1991)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Norway, Sweden, Germany, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his father is killed, Prince Valemon ascends the throne, only to be turned into a polar bear by a bitter witch who wants to be his queen.
Style: semi serious, exciting, touching, feel good, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: curse, polar bear, supernatural, witchcraft, king, heroes, adventure, love and romance, state affairs, hopes, rivalry, family ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Trouble at Timpetill (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Luxembourg
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The children of a small European mountain village end up being its only residents, soon after the adults cannot take their behavior any longer.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: youth, soldier, disorder, village, adventure, prank, family relations, prison, escape, gang, save the day, village life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 5K
Alaska (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jake Barnes and his two kids, Sean and Jessie, have moved to Alaska after his wife died. He is a former airline pilot now delivering toilet paper across the mountains. During an emergency delivery in a storm his plane goes down somewhere in the ...
Style: sweet, light, captivating, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, survival, family relations, rescue, escapades, parents and children, polar bear, mountain, air disaster, poacher, pilot, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ronya lives happily in her father's castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the wilderness, braving dangerous Witchbirds and Rump-Gnomes. But when their families find out Birk and Ronja ...
Style: exciting, captivating, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: forest, friendship, family, family relations, adventure, mischievous children, parents and children, castle, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, grownups ...
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
My Side of the Mountain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a devotee of Thoreau, as many were back in the in 1960's. Sam decides to ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: mountain, survival, wilderness, youth, young heroes, escapades, adventurer, heroes, adventure, family, family relations, friends ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Gnome-Mobile (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An eccentric millionaire and his grandchildren are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the millionaire is suspected of being crazy because he's seeing gnomes! ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: car chase, kidnapping, mental institution, family, adventure, chase, magic, good versus evil, disorder, family relations, friends, animal life ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Magic in the Water (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Radio psychologist Jack Black takes his children Joshua and Ashley on a 'vacation' to a lake in British Columbia. While he grinds away at work the children discover that the famous local lake monster "Orky" may not be just a ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, lake, vacation, creature, toxic, estrangement, youth, heroes, escapades, single parent, young heroes, adventure ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.8
 5K
Snow White (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Snow White's mother dies during childbirth, leaving baby Snow and father John for dead on an icy field, who then receives a visit from one of Satan's representatives, granting him three wishes.
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: snow white, adventure, good versus evil, romance, leadership, imaginary kingdom, parents and children, heroic mission, evil witch, curses spells and rituals, magic, princess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 214
The White Pony (1999)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The search for a mystical pony in Ireland.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, unicorn, youth, mischievous children, escapades, heroes, misfit, hopes, adventurer, family, young heroes, adventure ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 544
Magic Silver (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Princess Bluerose is a small gnome living deep in the Norwegian mountains. A small community of gnomes is responsible for making the transition between daylight and night. This is called the magic hour, and is created by the magic silver which only ...
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, captivating, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, family, escapades, fairy, mountain, prophecy, courage, save the day, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Snow 2: Brain Freeze (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's three days before Christmas, and Nick Snowden forgets about spending early Christmas with his wife, Sandy due to pressure at work. After a fight, Nick walks through a magical mirror and ends up with amnesia. Now it's up to Sandy to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family relations, family, disorder, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, supportive spouse, save the day, uninhibited rivalry, memory loss, book of magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mee-Shee: The Water Giant (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A New York City oil company troubleshooter is brought to a remote B.C. lake to look for some lost machinery. Cancelling a trip to Disney World with his son, he decides to bring the boy along. They both end up experiencing more excitement than Mickey ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, touching, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: environmentalism, rescue, young heroes, adventure, family, treasure hunt, escapades, heroes, family life, wilderness, river, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Yoko (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Austria, Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pia's life, a girl from a small German town, changes when surprisingly, finds in her garden a huge black monster. She soon discovers that the mysterious creature, which called Yoko, is actually a kind yeti spiritually protecting animals and ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: yeti, friendship, family relations, friends, adventure, youth, family, escapades, young heroes, parents and children, mountain, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: himalaya, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, exciting, fairy tale, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, adventurer, good versus evil, friendship, heroes, young heroes, mischievous children, rivalry, youth, disorder, adolescence vs adulthood, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Red Riding Hood (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Teenage Claire (Morgan Thompson) would rather hang out with her friends at the mall than to stay home with her brother Matt while Grandma babysits. Who wouldn't? Unfortunately, Grandma isn't about to let Claire out of the house. Worse, she ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: little red riding hood, missing person, adventurer, adventure, good versus evil, love and romance, fish out of water, young heroes, rescue, escapades, dangerous animal, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man who stops into a foster home to drop off some donations soon tells the kids a story about two teenage friends who uncover a long-lost medallion that transports them back in time.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, adventurer, teenage life, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, escapades, young heroes, heroes, child protagonist, magic, island ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 748
Babin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As scripted by Quebecois raconteur Fred Pellerin and directed by Luc Picard, this offbeat fantasy comedy details the adventures of Babine (Vincent Guillaume Otis), the son of a witch and a village pariah, as he ventures forth into the world and ...
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, clergy, family, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, save the day, witch, magic, love ...
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, colourful, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, save the world, superhuman powers, adventure, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, escapades, legends and myths, legend, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 108K
Paddington (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home. The bear, dubbed "Paddington" for the london train station, finds shelter with the family of Henry and Mary ...
Style: sweet, touching, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, adventure, talking animals, kids and family, children, goofy hero, animals, bear, fish out of water, jungle, escape, anthropomorphic animal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, peru, london, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%