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Stowaways on the Ark (1988)
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Stowaways on the Ark (1988)
Original name: In der Arche ist der Wurm drin
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Willie, a sweet little woodworm, accidentally becomes a stowaway on Noah's Ark and Noah and the animals believe he is drilling holes into the wooden boat. Can Willie really be responsible?
Plot: dragon, ocean, flood, family relations, bear, bible, noah's ark, elephant, false accusation, anthropomorphic animal

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, exciting and fairy tale films with plots about adventure, talking animals, friendship, family, animals, magic and heroes mostly in Animation, Family and Adventure genres. Some movies like Stowaways on the Ark: Noah's Ark (2007), Peter in Magicland (1990), Animal Crackers (2017), All Creatures Big and Small (2015), Tom and Jerry: The Lost Dragon (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Noah's Ark (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Argentina, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An animated comedy that recreates the misadventures of the passengers of the Ark built by Noah as per God’s request. It’s just that living together does not seem to come easy for the passengers on board.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, based on the bible ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
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Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
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Peter in Magicland (1990)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After Sumsemann the beetle loses one of his arms to a troll, he invites brother and sister Peterchen and Annaliese to join him on a journey to the moon in a quest to retrieve his lost arm.
Style: fairy tale
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Animal Crackers (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: China, Spain, South Korea, USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: funny, entertaining, fairy tale
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Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
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Plot: dragon, magic, brother brother relationship, rainbow, death, sword fight, brother sister relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
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All Creatures Big and Small (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It's the end of the world. A flood is coming. Luckily for Dave and his son Finny, a couple of clumsy Nestrians, an Ark has been built to save all animals. But as it turns out, Nestrians aren't allowed. Sneaking on board with the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, exciting ...
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Plot: noah's ark, adventure, friendship, nothing goes right, disorder, animal life, self discovery, survival, apocalypse, ocean or sea, chaos, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Plot: clones, cartoon bear, bear, park ranger, doppelganger, anthropomorphic animal, national park, alien invasion, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Tom and Jerry: The Lost Dragon (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Tom and Jerry find a dragon egg, and help the baby dragon find its mother.
Audience: kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
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