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Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976)
 6.7
 3K
Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rudolph must find Happy, the baby new year, before the midnight of New Year's Eve.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: new year, holiday, new year's eve, adventure, family, friends, babies and infants, danger, heroic mission, puppet, escapades, save the day, show tunes, puppets, christmas, dinosaur, knight, time travel, sea, magic, time, elf, island, desert, whale ...
Time: 18th century, 70s, 20th century, prehistory, 11th century, 1770s, stone age

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Most similar movies to Rudolph's Shiny New Year

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious and touching films with plots about family, escapades, adventure, friends, heroes, danger and imaginary mostly in Animation, Family and Musical genres. Some movies like Rudolph's Shiny New Year: Jack Frost (1979), Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (1970), Frosty the Snowman (1969), Pinocchio's Christmas (1980), Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (1979)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Long ago the Lady Borealis placed the evil Winterbolt under a magic spell, and put the last of her magic into the nose of a newborn reindeer: Rudolph. But now Winterbolt's awake. He gives Frosty's family magic amulets to keep them from ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, christmas special
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: holiday, heroes, escapades, danger, adventure, family, imaginary, getting home, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, disorder, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
 3K
Jack Frost (1979)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: In this delightful animated tale, Pardon-me Pete (Buddy Hackett), the official groundhog of Groundhog Day, tells the story of Jack Frost, who falls in love with a beautiful young woman and begs Father Winter to make him human so that she can see ...
Style: humorous, touching, stylized, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: fall in love, christmas, knight, escapades, adventure, buddies, imaginary, oldies, village, heroic mission, village life, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (1970)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A postman, S.D. Kluger, decides to answer some of the most common questions about Santa Claus, and tells us about a small baby named Kris who is raised by a family of elf toymakers named Kringle. When Kris grew up, he wanted to deliver toys to the ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, christmas special
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: family relations, wedding, mischievous children, santa claus, christmas, escapades, danger, friendship, good versus evil, rescue, family, imaginary ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada, Japan
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Sam the snowman tells us the story of a young red-nosed reindeer who, after being ousted from the reindeer games because of his glowing nose, teams up with Hermey, an elf who wants to be a dentist, and Yukon Cornelius, the prospector. They run into ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: misfit, imaginary kingdom, toys, island, christmas, dentist, snowman, santa claus, reindeer, winter, family, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Frosty the Snowman (1969)
Genre: Animation, Short, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A discarded silk top-hat becomes the focus of a struggle between a washed-up stage magician and a group of schoolchildren, after it magically brings a snowman to life. Realizing that newly-living Frosty will melt in spring unless he takes refuge in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale, nostalgic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, friendship, snowman, adventure, family, good versus evil, heroes, youth, mischievous children, rescue, young heroes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Pinocchio's Christmas (1980)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Geppetto prepare for Christmas, Pinocchio joins a puppet show to earn money for a present. There he meets and elopes with the beautiful girl puppet Julietta, leaving Geppetto alone and worried.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, christmas special
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, family relations, disorder, friends, in the woods, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, puppet, money raising, puppets, youth, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Peter Cottontail wants to be the #1 chief Easter Bunny, and everyone in April Valley agrees...except for Evil Irontail. Peter must deliver more eggs than this archrival to earn the top spot...and save Easter for children everywhere!
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: holiday, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, adventure, escapades, puppet, puppets, family, show tunes, spring, easter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.4
 2K
Saving Santa (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A lowly stable elf finds that he is the only one who can stop an invasion of the North Pole by using the secret of Santa's Sleigh, a TimeGlobe, to travel back in time to Save Santa - twice.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: time travel, santa claus, christmas, reindeer, north pole, save the day, adventure, fish out of water, danger, escapades, disorder, elf ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Year Without a Santa Claus (1974)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Feeling forgotten by the children of the world, old St. Nick decides to skip his gift-giving journey and take a vacation. Mrs. Claus and two spunky little elves, Jingle and Jangle, set out to see to where all the season's cheer has disappeared. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, christmas special
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: elf, christmas, santa claus, mischievous children, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, parents and children, imaginary kingdom, friendship, show tunes, friends ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Christmas Is Here Again (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the evil Krad steals Santa's toy bag, he crushes the holiday spirit- and over time, the world's children forget all about Christmas. Now, a wide-eyed orphan and her band of friends will embark on the polar adventure of a lifetime, as ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: orphan, christmas, santa claus, adventure, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, fish out of water, heroic mission, animal life, optimism, young heroes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: stylized, exciting, humorous, colourful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, magical, santa claus, hi-tech, letter, race against time, family, escapades, reindeer, imaginary, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tanzania, idaho, cuba, mexico, toronto ontario canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, touching, stylized, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: christmas, adventure, belief, magic, santa claus, train ride, train travel, holiday, self discovery, young heroes, snow, computer animation ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Tom and Jerry & The Wizard of Oz (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: They're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Tom and Jerry soar over the rainbow and travel down the yellow brick road in this all-animated retelling of the classic tale. You'll see your favorite characters: Dorothy, Toto, ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: danger, family, daring rescue, friendship, reluctant partners, disorder, unlikely partners, imaginary, good versus evil, rivalry, wizards and magicians, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Care Bears: Journey to Joke-a-Lot (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Funshine Bear travels to Joke-a-lot where the people there crown him king.
Style: touching, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, toddlers
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, imaginary, young heroes, adventure, family life, family relations, heroic mission, youth, escapades, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 12K
The Hobbit (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins the Hobbit was just minding his own business, when his occasional visitor Gandalf the Wizard drops in one night. One by one, a whole group of dwarves drop in, and before he knows it, Bilbo has joined their quest to reclaim their ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: dragon, good versus evil, dwarf, heroes, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, elf, magic, spider, adventure, family, gold ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Fairly Odd Christmas (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: After Timmy Turner causes Santa amnesia he must become the new Santa in order to save Christmas.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, family, wish come true, holiday, disorder, imaginary, friends, elf, save the day
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Winnie the Pooh: Seasons of Giving (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A collection of Winnie the Pooh's memorable holiday adventures, as Winnie, Piglet, and Tigger set out to find the right ingredients for Winter, Rabbit learns how to manage a complicated Thanksgiving dinner, and everyone gets a special visit ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, kangaroo, rabbit, donkey, christmas, tiger, rescue, family, danger, heroes, youth, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Whether we’re young or forever young at heart, the Hundred Acre Wood calls to that place in each of us that still believes in magic. Join pals Pooh, Piglet, Kanga, Roo, Owl, Rabbit, Tigger and Christopher Robin as they enjoy their days together ...
Style: humorous, feel good, fairy tale, sweet, light ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: winnie the pooh, friends, adventure, friendship, disney, goofy hero, respect, goodhearted, disorder, gluttony, childhood, cartoon bear ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Land Before Time III: The Time of the Great Giving (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Littlefoot and his friends are constantly being bullied and browbeaten by three teenage dinosaurs: Hyp, a Hypsilophodon; Nod, a Nodosaurus; and Mutt, a Muttaburrasaurus. However, when a shower of meteorites (flying rocks) impacts near the Great ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, lyrical, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, family, catastrophe, friendship, friends, heroes, show tunes, wilderness, heroic mission, survival, forces of nature ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 561K
Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, touching, romantic, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: princess, family, disney, adventure, snow, royal family, love and romance, supernatural ability, sisters, magical, family relations, queen ...
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A full length animated film for all the family to enjoy. Pooh gets confused when Christopher Robin leaves him a note to say that he has gone back to school after the holidays. So Pooh, Piglet, Tigger, Eeyore and Rabbit go in search of Christopher ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, whimsical ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, school, rescue, adventure, family, show tunes, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, goofy hero, youth, pets, obsessive quest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Littlefoot and the gang meet a shy newcomer, Ali, but the pleasantries stop there. There's a dire environmental theme to this third sequel in the series, in which the world's weather changes beyond the Great Valley, and what had been dry ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, dinosaur, misfit, family, save the day, show tunes, animal life, friends, adventure, danger, obsessive quest, wilderness ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the mysterious Toy Taker grabs all of Santa's toys, it looks like the children will miss out on Christmas. But everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, comes to the rescue with his lovable friends: Hermey the elf, Yukon Cornelius the ...
Style: stylized, feel good, offbeat, humorous, touching ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: island, imaginary, adventure, obnoxious boss, family, contests and competitions, escapades, heroes, rivalry, friendship, family life, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While trying to obtain "Tree Sweets", Littlefoot into the tree and knocks down all the blossoms, attracting the Tinysauruses. They devour the plants and disappear. But Littlefoot isn't blamed for the disappearance, instead he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dinosaur, heroes, friendship, heroic mission, unlikely partners, mischievous children, anti hero, good versus evil, escapades, rescue, anti heroes ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the dinosaur families get trapped in a valley by an ice storm, one family of "spike tail" dinosaurs volunteers to leave since they consume more food than the others. Meanwhile, the young dinos and a new adult dinosaur named Mr. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: escapades, adventure, danger, rescue, friends, friendship, best friends, misfit, heroes, family, dinosaur, anthropomorphism ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price). The children's initial fears disappear when they find out she is in fact a trainee witch.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: witch, world war two, curses spells and rituals, magic, apprentice, flying, adventure, against the odds, heroic mission, friendship, danger, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1940, 70s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: redemption, ghost, gold, doom, miser, christmas, heroes, family, goofy hero, hopes, unfulfillment, supernatural ...
Time: future
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 22K
Pete's Dragon (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Pete, a young orphan, runs away to a Maine fishing town with his best friend a lovable, sometimes invisible dragon named Elliott! When they are taken in by a kind lighthouse keeper, Nora, and her father, Elliott's prank playing lands them in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, dragon, family relations, small town, invisibility, presumed dead, orphan, part animation, adventure, family, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, toddlers, teens ...
Plot: friendship, orphan, good versus evil, family, adventure, rescue, imaginary, wish come true, siblings relations, fish out of water, family relations, animal life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: A holiday themed animated direct-to-video film starring Academy Award-winners, Tom and Jerry. It uses a good deal of Tchaikovsky's famous ballet The Nutcracker as background music. This film would be the last animated production for Tom and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, danger, adventure, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, partners, cartoon cat, cat versus mouse, cartoon mouse, wish come true, friends, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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