Movies like Cowgirl's Story

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Cowgirl's Story (2017)
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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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, feel good, realistic and semi serious films with plots about family, horse, family relations, youth, parents and children, equestrian and animal life mostly in Family, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Cowgirl's Story: Flicka 2 (2010), Harley's Hill (2011), Black Beauty (2015), Flicka: Country Pride (2012), A Sunday Horse (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: girl horse relationship, horse ranch, wild horse, coming of age, ranch, horse, horse riding, teenage life, self discovery, fish out of water, parents and children, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
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100%
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.
Style: captivating, sincere, feel good, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: horse ranch, competition, father daughter relationship, runaway horse, horse trainer, horse jumping, equestrian, family relations, friendship, couples, runaway, jumping ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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100%
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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 ...
Style: light, sincere, captivating, feel good
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, equestrian, teenage girl, friendship, family relations, salvation, recovery, couples, horse jumping, summer, boy horse relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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50%
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: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: jealousy, teenage love, money raising, family relations, farm, animal training, animal life, friends, parents and children, teenage life, contests and competitions, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Sunday Horse (2016)
Genre: Biography, Family, Sport
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: horse trainer, equestrian, faith, horse riding, physical therapy, strong female lead, accident, strong female character, horse jumping, olympics
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40%
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 riding, horse, boy girl relationship, equestrian, escapades, boy horse relationship, teenage girl, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, gambling, rider horse relationship, husband wife relationship, girl horse relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, girl, horse, countryside, summer, personal growth, adoption, friendship
⇓ 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: sentimental, realistic, feel good, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: direction and purpose, friendship, self discovery, hopes, family relations, parents and children, youth, horse, girl, rodeo, search for father, cowgirl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: dog, braille, blindness, horse, christmas, blind man, seeing eye dog
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: family relations, disorder, mischievous children, youth, family, family life, parents and children, desert, brother brother relationship, horse riding, horse, rider horse relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, human animal relationship, little girl, strong female character, courage, strong female lead, personal growth
Place: norway
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35%
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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: horse, christmas, single father, horse ranch, debt
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: meteorite, nasa, rocket launching, rocket, loss of father, astronaut, teenager, recovery, space shuttle, single mother, grandfather grandson relationship, death of father ...
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: mercy, survivor, kindness, religion, holocaust, salvation, christian, faith, rebellion
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, fairy tale, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, equestrian, horse, sport, hopes, against the odds, fall in love, child as adult, down on your luck, uninhibited rivalry, human spirit, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: holiday, grandson, village, donkey, apple tree, grandfather grandson relationship, death of grandfather, grandfather
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: serious, atmospheric, sincere, contemplative, touching ...
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, coming of age, on the road, youth, female director, boy, missing child, little boy, mountain, horse, canyon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Winnetous Sohn (2015)
Genre: Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Directed by André Erkau.
Plot: friend, horse, casting, self confidence, training, separated parents, barefoot male, boy, nightgown, beer drinking, child protagonist, drinking from the bottle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: horse, track down, escapades, friendship, family life, youth, family relations, hopes, disorder, school, sinterklaas, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Tattooed Police Horse (1964)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Barred from racing for breaking stride, a trotting horse finds a new career as a police officer's mount in Boston.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: animal life, breeding, hidden identity, hopes, contests and competitions, ambition, underdog, horse race, family, disney, equestrian, rider horse relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: boston
⇓ 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: inheritance, remote control, faith, christian, search, mansion, cousin cousin relationship, missing child
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, sentimental, sincere
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, danger, family, escapades, animal life, child, wilderness, raven, child in peril, rivalry, heroes
Place: alaska, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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: happiness, evil, beach, chef, surfing, talking dog, family, children, cat, dog, anthropomorphism, hamster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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, captivating, sincere, humorous
Plot: adventure, family life, love triangle, love and romance, single parent, family relations, isolation, family, danger, island, aviator, wedding ceremony ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
No Place Like Home (2002)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mel and Mac are looking for an asteroid to show as a science project. It's hard to do science when they are fighting all the time as (younger) brother and (older) sister. When they are walking through the woods, they see something, but it ...
Style: exciting, captivating, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: alien encounter, benign alien, space and aliens, danger, family, escapades, disorder, family life, meteorite, meteor, chases and races, imaginary ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Max 2: White House Hero (2017)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Max is assigned to the White House while Butch, the secret service dog, is on maternity leave. He meets TJ, a 12 year old boy, who is the President's son. Due to his father's high profile, he is trying hard to fit in and lead a normal ...
Style: twists and turns, light, captivating, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: dog, police dog, dog movie, white house, family, adventure, friendship, animal life, youth, escapades, pets, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Adventure of A.R.I.: My Robot Friend (2020)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A teenager summons the courage to help a friendly robot known as A.R.I. kidnapped by a ruthless lab director working for a powerful corporation seeking to turn him into a dangerous weapon in order to rule the world.
Style: exciting, light, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: children, childhood, robot, chase, computer animation, runaway, a.i., robotics, adventure, imaginary, compassion, friendship ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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: uplifting, sincere, captivating, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, supernatural, family, youth, miraculous event, small town life, small town, family relations, parallel world, parents separation, religions or cults, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, parents and children, family business, family relations, family, nanny, youth, ritual, medical examination, swimming pool, ant, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: touching, humorous, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: bigfoot, mountain, escapades, adventure, young heroes, rescue, heroes, family, getting home, animal life, in the woods, circus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%