Movies like Cowgirl's Story

If you like "Cowgirl's Story" you are looking for movies about / with equestrian, horse, grandfather, patriotism, faith and acceptance themes of Family genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Cowgirl's Story (2017)
 5.3
 430
Cowgirl's Story (2017)
Original name: A Cowgirl's Story
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dusty Rhodes is new at Jefferson High, and she sticks out like a... well, a cowgirl. Dusty is a real cowgirl from Texas. Her parents are in the U.S. Army: her mother a helicopter pilot and her father a Special Forces Army Ranger. At first, Dusty is an outcast, but eventually she makes friends with a group that includes Savanah, a girl whose father was killed while fighting in Iraq three years earlier. Even though Savanah is kind of Goth and Dusty is all cowgirl they have a special connection and they bond. Dusty gets the school to agree to an Equestrian Drill Team and she enlists her new city slicker friends to join the team. As Dusty and the team practice, Dusty deals with the fears that come with her mother fighting in Afghanistan.
Plot: equestrian, horse, grandfather, patriotism, faith, acceptance
Place: afghanistan

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Cowgirl's Story

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, semi serious and feel good films with plots about family, horse, youth, family relations, friends, friendship and animal life mostly in Family, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Cowgirl's Story: Flicka 2 (2010), Black Beauty (2015), A Sunday Horse (2016), Flicka: Country Pride (2012), Harley's Hill (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 1K
Flicka 2 (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carrie is a big-city teenager whose life is turned upside down when she moves to a horse ranch in Wyoming to live with her father. But everything changes when Carrie meets Flicka, a wild, jet-black mustang who's just as free-spirited and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental, touching
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: girl horse relationship, coming of age, ranch, horse, horse ranch, teenage life, love and romance, family, parents and children, rescue, misfit, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
 191
Black Beauty (2015)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Anna Sewell’s classic novel, Black Beauty explores the heartfelt story of 15 year-old Audry who makes the discovery of a lifetime whilst volunteering at a city animal shelter. Rescued from an abusive owner and recovering from ...
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, horse trainer, self confidence, teacher student relationship, coming of age, redemption, competition, rider horse relationship, equestrian, teenage girl, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 759
A Sunday Horse (2016)
Genre: Biography, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a near-fatal accident, on a horse the experts thought was nothing special, a determined rider from the wrong side of the tracks defies all the odds to pursue her dreams of winning a national jumping championship.
Plot: faith, horse trainer, equestrian, strong female lead, olympics, strong female character, horse jumping, physical therapy, accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Flicka: Country Pride (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flicka and Toby help out a struggling stable owner and her teenage daughter.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental, touching
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: jealousy, teenage love, save the day, love and romance, parents and children, family, teenage life, contests and competitions, ambition, animal training, money raising, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Harley's Hill (2011)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Harley, a runaway thoroughbred, is found by a rancher and his daughter. Unable to find the owner, they nurture him back to health, and the girl includes Harley as her partner in her horse club competitions.
Plot: father daughter relationship, horse, jumping, horse jumping, teacher student relationship, runaway, equestrian, rider horse relationship, competition, horse ranch, horse trainer, runaway horse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lightning, the White Stallion (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a stolen white stallion escapes his captors, young Stephanie Ward gives him a new home and a new name: Lightning. As she grooms the horse for show-jumping competition, the pair forms an unbreakable bond. But when Stephanie finds herself in need ...
Plot: horse, boy girl relationship, horse jumping, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, gambling, horse trainer, girl horse relationship, teenage girl, equestrian, rider horse relationship, stepfather stepdaughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
And Then There Was Light (2017)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young girl struggles after a traumatic horse riding accident causes her to lose her eyesight. CHARLES, the head trainer of Southeastern Guide Dogs, trains Apple, a miniature horse, to be her companion and surrogate eyes.
Plot: braille, dog, horse, christmas, blindness
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dakota's Summer (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cowgirls 'n Angels Dakota's Summer tells the story of Dakota Rose, a cowgirl and competitive trick rider who finds out at the age of seventeen that she was adopted. She secretly sets out to discover the truth about her adoption and meet ...
Plot: rodeo, cowgirl, summer, countryside, girl, horse, friendship, personal growth, adoption
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Cowgirls 'n Angels (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of rodeo trick-riders recruits a young girl to join them.
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: direction and purpose, friendship, self discovery, youth, family relations, parents and children, hopes, girl, horse, search for father, rodeo, cowgirl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
 144
Trigger (2006)
Genre: Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A warm, dramatic story about eleven-year-old Alise's encounter with a wild horse on the run.
Plot: horse, little girl, human animal relationship, strong female lead, strong female character, personal growth, courage
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 211
Horse Crazy (2001)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three kids, who hope to capture their own wild mustang, outsmart a ring of horse thieves and return a prize stallion to its owner.
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, family, mischievous children, youth, family life, disorder, family relations, desert, horse riding, horse, child's point of view, boy girl relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 152
A Horse Tale (2015)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Uptight city accountant Michael Thompson is hired to help a family save their stable before the bank shuts them down. Michael reluctantly agrees, but as he searches for ways to save a family's legacy, he finds something he never expected.
Plot: single father, horse, christmas, debt
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rocket's Red Glare (2000)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Story: A troubled 17-year-old Todd Baker restores a Mercury Redstone rocket as a science project with the help of his ex-astronaut grandfather. When a NASA emergency leaves a space shuttle and its crew in danger, Todd's rocket is the only one ready ...
Plot: space shuttle, nasa, teenager, teenage boy, grandfather, rocket, astronaut, rocket launching, meteor shower, grandfather grandson relationship, meteorite, widow ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Miracle of the Widow (2009)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Follows the story of Grace Harrington, as she discovers the secrets hidden by an old bakery owner. These secrets hold the key to her happiness and fulfillment. Watch and share her joy.
Plot: christian, mercy, religion, rebellion, kindness, survivor, faith, holocaust, salvation
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 353
Sylvester (1985)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Charlie is a 16-year-old orphan struggling to raise her two younger brothers when she endeavors to train a wild horse she names Sylvester and turn him into an Olympic jumping champion.
Style: touching, feel good, uplifting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, equestrian, horse, lifestyle, athlete's life, sport, hopes, down on your luck, fall in love, heroes, human spirit, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, kentucky, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Blue Apple Tree (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Blue Apple Tree, is a Venezuelan film starring Diego, a city boy about 11 years, marked by serious emotional deprivation, which is forced to spend a holiday with his grandfather Francis (Miguel Angel Landa), who barely knows him, on a small farm ...
Plot: donkey, death of grandfather, grandfather grandson relationship, village, grandfather, holiday, apple tree, grandson
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 809
Cochochi (2007)
Genre: Family
Country: Mexico, UK, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two young indigenous brothers from the La Sierra Tarahumara region of northwest Mexico return home from Benito Juarez elementary boarding school, only to find their fates pulling them in opposite directions in director Laura Amelia Guzmán's ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, atmospheric, sincere
Plot: coming of age, youth, siblings relations, on the road, family relations, horse, medicine, white horse, isolation, mountain, children, lost child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Saige Paints the Sky (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Meet nine-year old Saige, a talented artist with a passion for horses, in this modern-day story about finding your voice! Saige is excited about the new school year, until she discovers that art-her favorite class-has been cut. On top of that, her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, friends, family relations, friendship, school, youth, art, balloon, female protagonist, singing, horse
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Winnetous Sohn (2015)
Genre: Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Directed by André Erkau.
Plot: casting, training, male objectification, barefoot male, drinking from a bottle, drinking from the bottle, separated parents, child protagonist, self confidence, boy, horse, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Where Is Winky's Horse? (2007)
Genre: Family
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the sequel to "Winky's Horse", 8-year old Winky looks after the horse of St Nicholas. Then one day the horse runs away.
Style: feel good, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: horse, hopes, disorder, family life, youth, school, friendship, escapades, young heroes, friends, family relations, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Golden Dolphin (1986)
Genre: Family
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Family film starring Ian Cullen, Dawn Brickel, Ann Marie Cullen
Style: christian film
Plot: remote control, faith, inheritance, missing child, christian, cousin cousin relationship, mansion, search
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.7
 406
Heaven's Door (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Julie Taylor has a problem how to cope with a pending divorce, find meaningful employment, live with her mother's constant advice and raise her two children. In their small rural town it isn't so much what people say as what they believe. ...
Style: emotional, uplifting, serious, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, parents separation, social relations, religions or cults, small town life, supernatural, family, miraculous event, parents and children, small town, afterlife, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Little Bigfoot 2: The Journey Home (1998)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A single father and his children come to Little Bigfoot's rescue when a wealthy landowner hunts him down, hoping to use him as a profitable circus attraction.
Style: serious, touching, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: bigfoot, escapades, in the woods, circus, rescue, family, young heroes, getting home, adventure, heroes, animal life, sasquatch
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
Au Pair 3: Adventure in Paradise (2009)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Caldwells take a family trip to Puerto Rico where their father is also securing a secret business deal, while the kids find their own paths. Eight years have passed since the events of Au Pair, and newly graduated as his high school's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, family life, youth, family relations, nanny, family business, parents and children, swimming pool, beach, prank, father son relationship, ritual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Flight of Fancy (2000)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young single mother, Mercedes, is about to marry solid, dependable Frank, when a dashing aviator, Clay, comes into her life. But when pilot Clay crash-lands on a small, remote island he sends the inhabitants into a tailspin.
Style: semi serious
Plot: family, love and romance, adventure, love triangle, family relations, family life, danger, single parent, island, isolation, biplane, missing father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.8
 53
Rescue Dogs (2016)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Tracy and his rescue dog Charger have to foil the plans of an Evil Businessman who wants to knock over their beach restaurant in order to build his golf course. With help from his brother, Tracy tries to meet the bills, manage the kitchen (where ...
Plot: food, happiness, hamster, chef, anthropomorphism, beach, dog, dancing, family, talking dog, evil, cat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Dear Dumb Diary (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Based on the best selling series "Dear Dumb Diary" by Jim Benton. Follow Jamie Kelly as she navigates Mackeral Middle School with the help of her best friend Isabella, her nemesis Angeline and the boy of her dreams Hudson.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: middle school, youth, school, teenage life, family, love and romance, female protagonist, close up of eye, diary, popular girl
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Out of the Wilderness (2001)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A raven becomes a family pet after it saves the life of a little girl. Later, the family repays the favor by saving the bird from their neighbors who demand its immediate destruction. Stars David Carradine, David Naughton
Style: touching, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: animal life, rivalry, danger, escapades, heroes, adventure, family, raven, wilderness, child
Place: alaska, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Little Hercules in 3-D (2009)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Story: Little Hercules travels from Mt. Olympus to live life as a mortal in Los Angeles.
Style: serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroic mission, escapades, family, heroes, dangerous attraction, adventure, danger, friends, rivalry, family life, greek god, cheerleader ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Beethoven's Treasure Tail (2014)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After everyone's favorite St. Bernard gets fired from a movie, Beethoven begins the long journey home with his trainer, Eddie. On their way, they become stranded in a small coastal town where the beloved canine befriends a young boy who is ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, youth, small town, small town life, animal life, pets, social relations, friends, treasure hunt, danger, chase, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%