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The Star (2017)
 6.3
 7K
The Star (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the greatest story ever told, the first Christmas.
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, humorous, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: christianity, christmas, donkey, bible, baby, caravan, camel, king, obsessive quest, horse, chase, escape, religion, jesus, childbirth, pregnant woman, pigeon, newborn baby, sheep, newborn, wedding day, computer animation, birth, preaching, mill ...

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Most similar movies to The Star

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, exciting and light films with plots about family, adventure, computer animation, escapades, disorder, talking animals and friends mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Star: The Tale of Despereaux (2008), Sea Level (2011), Stuart Little 2 (2002), Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas (2014), Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Tale of Despereaux (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Once upon a time... in the far away kingdom of Dor... lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, exciting, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mouse, imaginary kingdom, adventurer, friendship, daring rescue, self discovery, rebellion, society, escapades, hopes, rules and policies, social misfits ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
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Sea Level (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Malaysia, China, USA, South Korea, Qatar
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pup, a bamboo shark, discovers egg sacs while playing around the ocean with his friends. When he sees human poachers stealing the eggs from his reef, Pup makes it his mission to save his family. As he leaves the sea and enters the beautiful, yet ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: underwater scene, underwater, adventure, daring rescue, best friends, obsessive quest, fish out of water, sea creature, danger, disorder, escapades, ocean ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Stuart, an adorable white mouse, still lives happily with his adoptive family, the Littles, on the east side of Manhattan's Central Park. More crazy mouse adventures are in store as Stuart, his human brother, George, and their mischievous cat, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: mouse, friendship, adventure, family, disorder, rescue, heroic mission, danger, escapades, friends, bird, skyscraper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new york yankees, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas (2014)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Santa narrates the story of Buddy's travels to New York City to meet the father he never knew he had. Along the way his unrelenting cheer transforms the lives of everyone he meets and opens his father's eyes to the magic of Christmas.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: obsessive quest, imaginary, friends, escapades, family, holiday, elf, christmas, disorder
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to return to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: disney, toys, adventure, friendship, family, good versus evil, imaginary, christmas, getting home, escapades, danger, talking animals ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 32K
Abominable (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of misfits encounter a young Yeti named Everest, and they set off to reunite the magical creature with his family on the mountain of his namesake.
Style: sincere, captivating, exciting, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: yeti, reunion, quest, zoologist, travel, friendship, family relations, adventure, capture, snow, computer animation, bridge collapse ...
Place: mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Arthur Christmas (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Ireland, France, Canada
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, santa claus, holiday, magical, race against time, family, escapades, hi-tech, letter, imaginary, adventure, reindeer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, cuba, idaho, tanzania, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: holiday, christmas, family, wish come true, friends, disorder, imaginary, elf, save the day, santa claus, north pole, saving christmas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary kingdom, anthropomorphism, cartoon cat, danger, adventure, disorder, animals, partners, friends, uninhibited rivalry, cat and mouse, anthropomorphic animal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Flight Before Christmas (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Denmark, Germany, Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young reindeer who suffers from vertigo learns to overcome his fear, takes flying lessons from a clumsy flying squirrel and heads to the North pole to save a troubled Santa and his fleet of flying reindeer.
Style: exciting, feel good, light, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, adventure, friends, family, holiday, animal life, society, destiny, escapades, family tradition, family relations, power relations ...
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Merry Madagascar (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The Zoosters are back in an all-new holiday adventure. When Santa and his reindeer crash onto the island of Madagascar it's up to Alex, Marty, Gloria, Melman and those wacky penguins to save Christmas. Get ready for a sleigh full of laughs in ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, not serious, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: christmas, friendship, talking animals, family, escapades, holiday, disorder, imaginary, save the day, animal life, penguins, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madagascar, new york, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Boss Baby: Family Business (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: The Templeton brothers—Tim and his Boss Baby little bro Ted—have become adults and drifted away from each other. Tim is now a married stay-at-home dad. Ted is a hedge fund CEO. But a new boss baby with a cutting-edge approach and a can-do ...
Style: humorous, touching, whimsical, allegory, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: baby, animals, computer animation, family, talking animals, sibling rivalry, kids and family, children, cross dressing, boss, brother brother relationship, child as adult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Bitter and hateful, the Grinch is irritated at the thought of the nearby village having a happy time celebrating Christmas. So disguised as Santa Claus, with his dog made to look like a reindeer, he raids the village to steal all the Christmas ...
Style: feel good, christmas special, semi serious, colourful, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, monster, family, fish out of water, social misfits, imaginary, dog, villain turns good, christmas eve, obsession, sleigh ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Abominable Christmas (2012)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, India, Canada, Sri Lanka, South Africa, UK
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Despite repeated warnings about humans from their father, the Abominable Snowman, two Abominable Snowkids find themselves in a sleepy Colorado mountain town after being chased out of their hideaway by a scientist determined to capture them.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting, tense ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, disorder, friendship, mad scientist, mountain, parent child relationship, youth, chase, technology, sibling relationship, santa claus, animal shelter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
 416K
Tangled (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit Flynn Rider hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, captivating, touching, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: princess, disney, family, romance, adventure, horse, follow your dream, unlikely couple, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, fall in love, queen ...
Time: 17th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.1
 617
Ribbit (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Malaysia, USA, India
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A frog who hates the water and jumping wishes that he could be like the other animals in the Amazon rainforest.
Style: feel good, humorous, sincere, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: kids
Plot: obsessive quest, self discovery, friendship, family, jungle, curses spells and rituals, misfit, animal life, youth, imaginary, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Stork's Journey (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, Norway, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Orphaned at birth and raised by storks, the teenage sparrow Richard believes he is one of them. But when the time comes to migrate to Africa, his stork family is forced to reveal his true identity and leave him behind in the forest, since he is not ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: journey, stork, imaginary friend, friendship, animal protagonist, sparrow, bird, owl, talking animals, male friendship, father figure, delivery man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, train ride, magic, belief, santa claus, adventure, christmas movie, train travel, holiday, self discovery, north pole, fish out of water ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Ainbo: Spirit of the Amazon (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Peru, Netherlands
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A girl was born and grew up in the deepest jungle of the Amazon, Colonia, that rests on the back of the most powerful Mother Spirit in the Amazon, Turtle Motelo Mama. One day she discovers that her homeland is being threatened and realizes that ...
Style: exciting, feel good, sweet, colourful, visually appealing ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: human animal relationship, computer animation, adventure, talking animals, amazon rainforest, obsessive quest, forces of nature, friendship, environmental destruction, good versus evil, fantasy world, environmental issue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 195K
Bolt (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bolt is the star of the biggest show in Hollywood. The only problem is, he thinks it's real. After he's accidentally shipped to New York City and separated from Penny, his beloved co-star and owner, Bolt must harness all his "super ...
Style: sweet, exciting, entertaining, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dog, disney, adventure, talking animals, human animal relationship, animals, family, friendship, cartoon dog, pets, animal life, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ohio, missouri, las vegas, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tom and Jerry: Shiver Me Whiskers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Dueling cat-and-mouse team Tom and Jerry hit the high seas on a hunt for buried treasure in this pirate adventure. The tale begins when crew member Tom sets sail with an infamous pirate and finds a treasure map along with stowaway Jerry. The furry ...
Style: not serious, exciting, feel good, humorous, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: pirate, chase, anthropomorphism, cartoon cat, escapades, rivalry, adventurer, animals, ocean or sea, disorder, treasure hunt, reluctant partners ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 287K
Shrek the Third (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to become King & Queen. However, Shrek wants to return to his cozy swamp and live in peace and quiet, so when he finds out there is another heir to the throne, they set off to bring ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, prince, princess, dragon, happy ending, rescue, funeral, cat, adventure, donkey, family, queen ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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, humorous, semi serious, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: santa claus, time travel, christmas, north pole, reindeer, save the day, adventure, fish out of water, disorder, danger, escapades, elf ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Prep & Landing (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting, 3d animation ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: rookie, workplace, santa claus, escapades, partners, family, imaginary, workplace situations, holiday, partnership, christmas, computer animation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Tad Jones, the most awkward explorer, must rescue his beloved Sara from a millionaire who is looking for King Midas' necklace.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, mummy, explorer, dog, adventure, friendship, relic, excavation, parrot, american abroad, car motorcycle chase, henchman ...
Place: turkey, chicago illinois, istanbul turkey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.8
 5K
Doogal (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This is the story of Doogal, an adorable candy-loving mutt who goes on a mission to save the world.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, pets, obsessive quest, save the world, heroic mission, danger, disorder, rivalry, goofy hero, escapades, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in New York City - and dump them. They have three days to get to him and stop the proposal.
Style: humorous, feel good, sincere, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: chipmunk, family, friends, animal life, artists and showbiz, youth, music band, family relations, disorder, young heroes, siblings relations, computer animation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas, new orleans, louisiana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 58K
Storks (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Storks deliver babies…or at least they used to. Now they deliver packages for a global internet retail giant. Junior, the company’s top delivery stork, is about to be promoted when he accidentally activates the Baby Making Machine, producing an ...
Style: sweet, humorous, touching, absurd, colourful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: baby, talking animals, neglected child, anthropomorphic animal, good versus evil, stork, boy, loneliness, imagination, little boy, flying, talking bird ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 1.6
 10K
Foodfight! (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dex, a superdog sleuth, is the law of the land when the world's most recognized brands take on the forces of evil and the devilish Brand X.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: supermarket, partners, disorder, misfit, escapades, rivalry, computer animation, food, fight, family, cooking and food, store ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 117K
Onward (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.
Style: feel good, sincere, captivating, funny, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: elf, brother brother relationship, disney, magic, fantasy world, teenage boy, adventure, computer animation, dead father, teenage protagonist, fairy, van ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%